Two Baker Publishing Group Titles Win Christian Retailing’s Best Awards

Two Baker Publishing Group Titles Win Christian Retailing’s Best Awards Contact: Lynnae Lubbers (616)676-9185 x393 llubbers@bakerpublishinggroup. com  Ada, Mich. (July 2, 2015)—Winners of Christian Retailing’s Best Awards were announced Tuesday morning, June 30, at the International Christian Retail Show in Orlando, Florida. Two Baker Publishing Group titles received awards: The River by Beverly Lewis won in the Fiction: Amish category, and For Such a Time by Kate Breslin won in the First-Time Authors category. These awards are seen as an important way of recognizing some…

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The INSPY Awards Select Two Baker Publishing Group Titles as Winners

The INSPY Awards Select Two Baker Publishing Group Titles as Winners Contact: Lynnae Lubbers (616)676-9185 x393 llubbers@bakerpublishinggroup. com  Ada, Mich. (July 7, 2015)—The INSPY Advisory Board recently announced the winners of their 2015 INSPY awards, and two Baker Publishing Group titles were selected. Miracle in a Dry Season by Sarah Loudin Thomas won in the Debut Novel category and Meant to Be Mine by Becky Wade won in the Contemporary Romance/Romantic Suspense category. The INSPYs were created to “discover and highlight the very best in…

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InterVarsity Press Receives Three Logos Book of the Year Awards

InterVarsity Press Receives Three Logos Book of the Year Awards Krista Carnet | 630.734.4013 | kkcarnet@ivpress.com WESTMONT, ILLINOIS—InterVarsity Press was honored with three 2015 Book of the Year awards by the Association of Logos Bookstores during its annual convention in June.  “The people who comprise the Association of Logos Bookstores have long been lovers of great books and good friends of InterVarsity Press,” said Jeff Crosby, IVP’s associate publisher and director of sales and marketing. “We’re grateful for the recognition they have given these…

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The Word Guild Announces Word Award Winners

The Word Guild Announces Word Award Winners Toronto, Ont. – The Word Guild, once again, was pleased to host the annual Word Awards event honouring some of the best in Canadian Christian writing. The evening, which included a formal dinner, was light and lively. And it’s no wonder with such an entertaining group as MC Cheryl Weber, musical guest Steve Bell and the professional and humourous readings by Dennis Hassell and Dagmar Morgan. Cheryl Weber spoke on how using our small…

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Two Lion Fiction Titles Honored with an INDIEFAB Book of the Year Award

Two Lion Fiction Titles Honored with an INDIEFAB Book of the Year Award GRAND RAPIDS, MI –Two Lion Fiction titles were honored as winners in the ForeWord Magazine’s 2014 INBIEFAB Book of the Year Awards. Winners were determined by a panel of librarians and booksellers and announced at a special program during the American Library Association Annual Conference in San Francisco on June 26, 2015. Making Marion by Beth Moran won the Gold award for general fiction, and The Traitor’s Heir by Anna Thayer won the…

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Abingdon Press Garners Four Foreword Reviews’ IndieFab Awards

Abingdon Press Garners Four Foreword Reviews’ IndieFab Awards Contact:   Brenda Smotherman Associate Publicity Manager Phone: 615-749-6290 Email: BSmotherman@AbingdonPress.com  (Nashville, TN) – Abingdon Press was honored by the 2014 Foreword Reviews’ IndieFab Book of the Year Awards with four awards. The award program was created to discover distinctive books from the indie publishing community across a number of genres. The award winners were determined by a select group of more than 100 librarians and booksellers from around the country, and were announced…

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B&H Wins 20 Christian Retailing’s Best Awards

B&H WINS 20 CHRISTIAN RETAILING’S BEST AWARDS  Contact: Dave Schroeder, VP of Communications Dave.Schroeder@BHPublishingGroup.com 615.251.2305 www.bhpublishinggroup.com www.bhkids.com NASHVILLE, Tenn. –  (July 1, 2015) B&H Publishing Group is proud to announce that it has won 20 awards for their books in the 2015 Christian Retailing’s Best Awards, more than any other Christian publisher in 2015. There were 33 total book categories. Winners were presented in Orlando at the International Christian Retail Show on June 30.  Among the winners include #1 CBA Best-seller Autopsy of a…

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Abingdon Press Wins Golden Scrolls Novel of the Year Award

Abingdon Press Wins Golden Scrolls Novel of the Year Award Contact:   Brenda Smotherman Associate Publicity Manager Phone: 615-749-6290 Email: BSmotherman@AbingdonPress.com  (Nashville, TN) – The Advanced Writers and Speakers Association (AWSA) has awarded three Abingdon Press books Golden Scroll Awards honors. The awards were bestowed during a banquet held June 28, in conjunction with the International Christian Retail Show in Orlando. The Novel of the Year Award went to The Road to Testament by Eva Marie Everson. The story follows Ashlynne Rothschild a girl who has…

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2015 Christy Awards Presented in Orlando

2015 Christy Awards Presented in Orlando Contact: Jeane Wynn Wynn-Wynn Media, LLC P: 918-283-1834 F: 206-339-3606 jeane@wynnwynnmedia.com ORLANDO, Fla.—The 2015 Christy Awards honoring and promoting excellence in Christian fiction were presented at the Rosen Centre Hotel in Orlando, Fla., tonight.   The 2015 Christy Awards featured a keynote address from author, pastor, spiritual director, and retreat leader, Sharon Garlough Brown (M.Div., Princeton Theological Seminary). Terry Glaspey, author of more than a dozen books, emceed the event. Glaspey has worked the…

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Two Tyndale House Publishers Titles Win 2015 Christian Book Awards®

Two Tyndale House Publishers Titles Win 2015 Christian Book Awards®  Contact: Katie Dodillet katiedodillet@tyndale.com 630.784.5275 CAROL STREAM, Ill.—May 6, 2015—Tyndale House Publishers is pleased to announce that two Tyndale titles have been named winners of the 2015 Christian Book Awards®. These awards are given by the Evangelical Christian Publishers Association (ECPA) to the titles representing the best Christian book and Bible releases of the year across the following categories: Non-Fiction, Fiction, Inspiration, Children’s, Bible Reference, Bibles, and New Author.  According…

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ECPA Announces the 2015 Christian Book Award® Winners

ECPA Announces the 2015 Christian Book Award® Winners The Daniel Plan is named as Christian Book of the Year™ Win of The Hardest Peace shared with author Kara Tippetts days before her death Seeking Allah, Finding Jesus wins in two categories – first time in Award history  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  Murfreesboro, Tenn., May 5, 2015 — The Evangelical Christian Publishers Association (ECPA) announced tonight the winners of the 2015 Christian Book Awards® and the 2015 Christian Book of the Year™ — representing the best Christian…

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2015 Christy Award Finalists Announced

2015 Christy Award Finalists Announced  Media Inquiries: Jeane Wynn Wynn-Wynn Media, LLC 918-283-1834 jeane@wynnwynnmedia.com Reservations: Donna Kehoe The Christy Awards christyawards@gmail.com www.christyawards.com LAWRENCE, Kan.—The Christy Awards Advisory Board is pleased to announce the following finalists for the 2015 awards honoring excellence in Christian fiction. The awards will be presented at a dinner to be held Mon., June 29, 2015, at the Rosen Centre Hotel in Orlando, Fla.  “The finalists this year represent the widest group of publishers in the history…

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Bethany House Authors Receive Romantic Times Career Achievement and Reviewers’ Choice Awards

Bethany House Authors Receive Romantic Times Career Achievement and Reviewers’ Choice Awards Contact: Karen Steele (616)676-9185 x100 ksteele@bakerpublishinggroup. com  Ada, Mich. (April 16, 2015)—On April 13, Romantic Times announced their 2014 Career Achievement Winners and Reviewers’ Choice Awards, which included two Bethany House authors. Lauraine Snelling was selected for the Career Achievement Award in the Inspirational category, and Lisa Wingate received the Reviewers’ Choice Award in the Inspirational Suspense category for her book  Wildwood Creek (ISBN 9780764208249; ebook ISBN 9781441263551; $14.99). The award ceremony will take place at the RT…

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Baker Publishing Group Titles Named Finalists in 2015 Word Awards

Baker Publishing Group Titles Named Finalists in 2015 Word Awards  Contact: Karen Steele (616)676-9185 x100 ksteele@bakerpublishinggroup. com Ada, Mich. (April 16, 2015)—Three Baker Publishing Group titles are on the shortlist for The Word Guild’s 2015 Word Awards. For a complete list of shortlist titles, please visit https://thewordguild.com/the- 2015-word-awards-shortlist.  Book – Academic Who’s Afraid of Relativism?: Community, Contingency, and Creaturehood (The Church and Postmodern Culture series) by James K. A. Smith (Baker Academic; ISBN 9780801039737; ebook ISBN 9781441245762; $19.99) A leading Christian philosopher introduces the…

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B&H PUBLISHING TOPS THE 2015 CHRISTIAN RETAILING’S BEST AWARDS FINALISTS FOR THE SECOND YEAR IN A ROW

B&H PUBLISHING TOPS THE 2015 CHRISTIAN RETAILING’S BEST AWARDS FINALISTS FOR THE SECOND YEAR IN A ROW  NASHVILLE, Tenn. –  (April 13, 2015) B&H Publishing Group is proud to announce that it has received 30 nominations for their books in the 2015 Christian Retailing’s Best Awards, the most among Christian publishers and almost than double its 14 nominations in 2014. Winners of the awards will be presented in Orlando at the International Christian Retail Show, June 28 to July 1, 2015.  Those who…

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