“On the Spectrum” by Daniel Bowman Jr. named Book of the Year by the Academy of Parish Clergy

“On the Spectrum” by Daniel Bowman Jr. named Book of the Year by the Academy of Parish Clergy Ada, Mich. (April 6, 2022)—Baker Academic and Brazos Press is pleased to announce that three titles were honored by the Academy of Parish Clergy Inc. as part of its 2022 Book of the Year Awards. On the Spectrum by Daniel Bowman Jr. received top honor as Book of the Year. In its announcement, the Academy of Parish Clergy Inc. said “This year the committee has selected Daniel…

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“Prayer in the Night” named Christianity Today’s 2022 Book of the Year

“Prayer in the Night” named Christianity Today’s 2022 Book of the Year WESTMONT, IL—Christianity Today has announced its 2022 Book Award winners and has named Prayer in the Night by Tish Harrison Warren the CT Book of the Year and the recipient of the Beautiful Orthodoxy Award. The Book of the Year honor is Warren’s second Beautiful Orthodoxy Award. Her first book, Liturgy of the Ordinary¸ was also chosen as the top title for the 2018 CT Book Awards. Framed around one ordinary day, Liturgy of the Ordinary explores daily life through…

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“A Subversive Gospel” wins the Conference on Christianity & Literature Book of the Year for Literary Criticism

“A Subversive Gospel” wins the Conference on Christianity & Literature Book of the Year for Literary Criticism The Conference on Christianity & Literature has announced that A Subversive Gospel: Flannery O’Connor and the Reimagining of Beauty, Goodness, and Truth by Michael Mears Bruner was chosen as the 2020 CCL Book of the Year for literary criticism. “Bruner breaks new ground in O’Connor studies by discussing in detail the influence of Friedrich von Hügel upon her work,” said Gregory Maillet, professor of English at…

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BroadStreet Publishing® book receives two SELAH Awards including “Book of the Year”

BroadStreet Publishing® book receives two SELAH Awards including “Book of the Year” Minneapolis, MN – Sarah Philpott, author of Loved Baby: 31 Devotions Helping You Grieve and Cherish Your Child After Pregnancy Loss (BroadStreet Publishing), had the honor of receiving two awards at the 2018 SELAH Awards—one for best book in the Inspiration & Gift category and another for Book of the Year! Held annually at the Blue Ridge Mountain Christian Writers Conference each year, the SELAH Awards are presented to books within Christian publishing that are considered excellent in their genre. Loved…

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Five Kregel titles named 2017 Foreword INDIES Book of the Year Awards finalists

Five Kregel titles named 2017 Foreword INDIES Book of the Year Awards finalists GRAND RAPIDS, MI – Kregel Publications is pleased to announce that five titles have been recognized as finalists in the 20th annual Foreword INDIES Book of the Year Awards. Fiction titles recognized are If We Make It Home by Christina Suzann Nelson, Liar’s Winter by Cindy K. Sproles, The Elusive Miss Ellison by Carolyn Miller, and The Runaway by Claire Wong from Lion Fiction; and in nonfiction, Vindicating the Vixens edited by Sandra Glahn. As part of its…

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“Long Way Gone” by Charles Martin awarded “Book of the Year” at 2017 Christy Awards™ Christian Fiction Gala

“Long Way Gone” by Charles Martin awarded “Book of the Year” at 2017 Christy Awards™ Christian Fiction Gala Annual Christian Fiction Program gives Awards in Nine Categories that Celebrate the Best in Christian Fiction Pictured are the award winning authors present at The Christy Award Gala with ECPA executive director Stan Jantz. (from left to right:) Chris Fabry, Tamera Alexander, Jocelyn Green, Becky Wade, Ann Marie Stewart, Melanie Dickerson, Stan Jantz (photo credit: Kristen Fields) Nashville, TN – Last night,…

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Baker Academic Title Receives Book of the Year Award from the Academy of Parish Clergy

Baker Academic Title Receives Book of the Year Award from the Academy of Parish Clergy Contact: Trinity McFadden (616)676-9185 x325 tmcfadden@ bakerpublishinggroup.com  Ada, Mich. (April 30, 2015)—The Baker Academic title The Church according to Paul by James W. Thompson received the 2015 Book of the Year Award from the Academy of Parish Clergy.  The Church according to Paul (Baker Academic; ISBN 9780801048821; ebook ISBN 9781441219657; $26.99) examines Paul’s ministry of planting and nurturing churches in the pre-Christian world to offer guidance for the contemporary…

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Kregel and Lion Fiction Titles Named as Finalists in the 2014 ForeWord Reviews’ INDIEFAB Book of the Year Awards

Kregel and Lion Fiction Titles Named as Finalists in the 2014 ForeWord Reviews’ INDIEFAB Book of the Year Awards GRAND RAPIDS, MI – Fiction from Kregel Publications and Lion Fiction have been chosen for special recognition by ForeWord Reviews,a print magazine and website devoted to independently published books. Honored titles are Defy the Night by Lydia Munn and Heather Munn from Kregel Publications; and from Lion Fiction, Making Marion by Beth Moran, The Traitor’s Heir by Anna Thayer, and Rope of Sand by C. F. Dunn. In the next…

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