Focus on the Family to release books 4–6 in the Otter B Series

Focus on the Family to release books 4–6 in the Otter B Series Character-building picture books for ages 3–5 Carol Stream, Ill. (August 13, 2019)—Focus on the Family, in alliance with Tyndale House Publishers, will release Otter B Helpful, Otter B Taking Turns, and Otter B Trustworthy on October 8, 2019. Otter B teaches basic biblical character traits in a sweet, simple manner that small children can understand. The series is based on a character named Otter who gets involved in various situations in which…

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Rachael Denhollander—victim advocate, first to publicly accuse USA gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar, and one of the army of survivors who brought him to justice—to pen memoir and children’s book

Rachael Denhollander—victim advocate, first to publicly accuse USA gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar, and one of the army of survivors who brought him to justice—to pen memoir and children’s book What Is a Girl Worth? and How Much Is a Little Girl Worth? to be published by Tyndale House Publishers in September 2019 CAROL STREAM, ILL. (March 5, 2019) – For forty minutes in January 2018, Rachael Denhollander stood in a Lansing, Michigan, courtroom and resolutely faced a slumped-over Larry Nassar, the now-disgraced former USA Gymnastics…

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Bestselling author Karen Kingsbury tells the childhood stories of her beloved Baxter Family characters in debut middle-grade series, cowritten with son Tyler Russell

Bestselling author Karen Kingsbury tells the childhood stories of her beloved Baxter Family characters in debut middle-grade series, cowritten with son Tyler Russell Best Family Ever, the first book in the Baxter Family Children series, will be released by Simon & Schuster Children’s Publishing in February 2019 New York, NY, June 19, 2018—Paula Wiseman Books, an imprint of Simon & Schuster Children’s Publishing, announced today that it will publish Best Family Ever, the first book in The Baxter Family Children middle-grade series by…

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Michael W. Smith to launch Zonderkidz books in new Nurturing Steps™ Series

Michael W. Smith to launch Zonderkidz books in new Nurturing Steps™ Series Nighty Night and Good Night is first book in collaboration with VeggieTales co-creator Mike Nawrocki; Lullaby album to accompany book release Grand Rapids, MI – March 21, 2018 – Multi-platinum, three-time Grammy Award winning artist Michael W. Smith, known as one of the most influential Christian music artists in the world, will be releasing a new children’s book titled, Nighty Night and Go0d Night, May 8, 2018. This…

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Sparkhouse Family announces winner of Children’s Picture Book Contest

  Sparkhouse Family announces winner of Children’s Picture Book Contest Elementary School Teacher Wins Second Annual Prize for Original Children’s Book MINNEAPOLIS (December 15, 2017) – Sparkhouse Family is pleased to announce the winner of the second annual Sparkhouse Family Children’s Picture Book Contest. Antonino’s Impossible Dream tells the story of a young painter who struggles to capture one of his dreams on canvas, until a new friend helps him and together they achieve new things. Author Tim McGlen is…

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New Bible traces God’s perfect promises for toddlers and preschoolers

New Bible traces God’s perfect promises for toddlers and preschoolers Gospel-Centered Stories for Young Children Seattle: In today’s world where the word promise doesn’t hold the value that it used to, we still encourage our children early on to learn what a promise is, and more importantly, what it means to keep one. While all promises have value, the promises God makes to his people are more valuable than anyone could ever think of or imagine-and our God always keeps his…

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FaithWords and JellyTelly announce a new Children’s book imprint

FaithWords and JellyTelly announce a new Children’s book imprint Nashville, TN, November 1, 2017 – FaithWords, a division of Hachette Book Group, and JellyTelly, a leading Children’s media company, have announced an innovative partnership to bring a new program of children’s books and Bibles for Christian Families to the marketplace. This is a unique collaboration between FaithWords, a leading publisher in the Christian Inspiration market and JellyTelly, a children’s media company resourcing and inspiring Christian parents every day through video…

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Alabama pediatrician creates a Christmas storybook

Alabama pediatrician creates a Christmas storybook Purcellville, VA—An Alabama pediatrician has created a Christmas storybook to help kids get excited about Jesus. Dr. Scott James has a burden for treating the sick both physically and spiritually. He works as a pediatric infectious diseases specialist, but he also has a passion for helping families grow together in Christ. He is already the author of two family worship books, The Expected One: Anticipating All of Jesus in the Advent (B&H Books, October…

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Max Lucado’s ‘You Are Special’ celebrates 20 years in print with Crossway

Max Lucado’s ‘You Are Special’ celebrates 20 years in print with Crossway August 25, 2017 — WHEATON, Ill.—Crossway is pleased to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the publication of You Are Special, written by best-selling author Max Lucado. Over the course of two decades, the book and its editions have sold over two million copies. “You Are Special is a special book for us here at Crossway,” says Crossway’s Vice President of Book Publishing, Dave DeWit. “We are grateful for…

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Harvest Kids™ to publish children’s books by Tony and Lauren Dungy

    Harvest Kids™ to publish children’s books by Tony and Lauren Dungy Eugene, Oregon—August 11, 2017—Harvest House announced today the signing of a multi-book contract with Tony and Lauren Dungy to produce a series of thoughtfully written and beautifully illustrated children’s books. The series showcases the Dungys’ love for children and highlights their desire to make a difference in the lives of young readers. Comprised of picture books for children first through third grade, these meaningful stories will inspire children…

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Case Study – God Loves Mommy and Me Book

When you’re a parent, you often search for quality products for your child. As a Christian parent, you probably have additional parameters for the books and media you bring into your home, and it can be difficult to find items that fit your personal values and beliefs. Recently, we worked with our stellar network of FrontGate bloggers to promote a beautiful board book called “God loves Mommy and Me” in order to help more parents and grandparents become aware of…

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Good Good Father Sells More Than 100,000 Units in Just Three Months

Good Good Father Sells More Than 100,000 Units in Just Three Months Milestone for the children’s picture book by Chris Tomlin and Pat Barrett happens just before Good Good Father for Little Ones hits shelves Contact: Stefanie Schroeder Senior Publicist 615.902.1722 Stefanie.schroeder@harpercollins.com NASHVILLE, Tenn. (Jan. 31, 2017) – In less than three months, Good Good Father, by Chris Tomlin and Pat Barrett, has surpassed the sales milestone of 100,000 units, Thomas Nelson and Passion Publishing announced today. Since it released on Oct. 4, 2016, it…

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‘Maybe God is Like That Too’ Helps Children Learn to See God in Their Daily Lives

‘Maybe God is Like That Too’ Helps Children Learn to See God in Their Daily Lives MINNEAPOLIS – Jennifer Grant, author of five books including Love You More and Wholehearted Living, will publish her first children’s book, Maybe God is Like That Too, in March 2017. An exploration of the Fruit of the Spirit from Galatians 5:22-23,Maybe God is Like That Too follows a child through a day in his busy city life, helping him identify love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, and self-control. Illustrated…

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Sheila Walsh and B&H Kids to Release Two New Titles in Award-Winning “The Bible Is My Best Friend” Brand

Sheila Walsh and B&H Kids to Release Two New Titles in Award-Winning “The Bible Is My Best Friend” Brand Media Contact: Jenaye White, jenaye.white@bhpublishing.com Nashville, Tenn. (November 7) — Bestselling author, inspirational speaker, Bible teacher, and singer Sheila Walsh is set to release two new titles in “The Bible Is My Best Friend” brand in January 2017: The Bible is My Best Friend Bible Storybook and Where Do I Find Jesus? (B&H Kids). “The Bible Is My Best Friend” brand is designed to gets kids ages 4-8 excited about…

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Berenstain Bears Living Lights Brand Surpasses 5 Million Units Sold

Berenstain Bears Living Lights Brand Surpasses 5 Million Units Sold Faith-based line of iconic brand continues to soar in popularity Grand Rapids, MI—November 5, 2015—Everyone’s favorite Bear family, Papa, Mama, Brother, Sister, and little Honey Bear, continue to be as popular as they were at their origin in 1962 by husband and wife author/illustrator duo, Stan and Jan Berenstain. This is equally true for readers of faith-based children’s books, as the Berenstain Bears Living Lights brand from Zonderkidz (a HarperCollins…

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