2K/DENMARK president and CEO to give address at Museum of the Bible

2K/DENMARK president and CEO to give address at Museum of the Bible Klaus E. Krogh of 2K/DENMARK will be the featured speaker at Museum of the Bible’s Lunch and Learn, where he’ll discuss the different typefaces used for printing Bible, the need to contemplate the readability, artistry, and technical challenges of designing and choosing fonts, and what makes a good typeface for Bibles. Krogh will also investigate how a typeface designed for the KJV from an artistic standpoint should differ from…

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Kelsey Grimm of Duo Caleb + Kelsey releases debut book “Over It”

Kelsey Grimm of Duo Caleb + Kelsey releases debut book “Over It” Releasing Sept. 21, book encourages women to know they are already enough NASHVILLE, TN., Sept. 8, 2021 – Understanding the struggle of fighting insecurity and trying to live up to worldly expectations and pressure, beloved musician, YouTube sensation, wife, mother of three and author Kelsey Grimm is releasing her debut book “Over It: Forgetting Who You’re Expected to be and Becoming Who You Already Are” on Sept. 21 from Worthy Books. In…

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New York Times bestselling author Jemar Tisby announces Young Reader Edition of “How to Fight Racism: A Guide to Standing Up for Racial Justice”

New York Times bestselling author Jemar Tisby announces Young Reader Edition of “How to Fight Racism: A Guide to Standing Up for Racial Justice” How to Fight Racism Young Reader’s Edition releases January 4, 2022, pre-orders available now Grand Rapids, MI – September 24, 2021 – Bestselling Zondervan author Dr. Jemar Tisby announced his upcoming book for kids ages 8 – 12, How to Fight Racism Young Reader’s Edition: A Guide to Standing Up for Racial Justice is available for…

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Rev. Esau McCaulley to publish “God’s Colorful Kingdom Storybook Bible” with Tyndale Kids

Rev. Esau McCaulley to publish “God’s Colorful Kingdom Storybook Bible” with Tyndale Kids Carol Stream, Ill. (September 21, 2021) — Tyndale House Publishers (@tyndalehouse) announced that Rev. Esau McCaulley, PhD, will publish God’s Colorful Kingdom Storybook Bible: The Story of God’s Big Diverse Family with Tyndale Kids in January 2023. God’s Colorful Kingdom Storybook Bible will tell the story of God’s love of ethnic diversity and his concern for the poor, his justice, and his compassion. This one-of-a-kind storybook Bible will include 16 Old…

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Iron Stream Media announces two finalists for 2021 Serious Writer Awards

Iron Stream Media announces two finalists for 2021 Serious Writer Awards Iron Stream Media is excited to announce two finalists in two Serious Writer Contests. Serious Writer is a club of writers and literary agents with a goal of providing free and affordable education as well as providing networking opportunities for authors of clean Christian books. Winners will be announced at an awards dinner this fall. Book of the Year Finalist for books published January through December 2020: Say Yes by Britt…

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IVP celebrates 75 years by reflecting on a history of shaping evangelical discourse

IVP celebrates 75 years by reflecting on a history of shaping evangelical discourse WESTMONT, IL— With the forthcoming releases of We the Fallen People and Struggling with Evangelicalism, InterVarsity Press (IVP) continues its yearlong seventy-fifth anniversary celebration by telling the story of its history of publishing books that have shaped and reflected evangelical discourse. Since the publication of Basic Christianity in 1964, IVP has published landmark resources on what it means to live and look like a Christian. IVP’s history with Christianity and relationship to evangelicalism stems…

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Whitaker House author, pastor R. Loren Sandford, passes away from COVID-19

Whitaker House author, pastor R. Loren Sandford, passes away from COVID-19 New Kensington, Pa., September 22, 2021—Whitaker House author and lead pastor at the nondenominational New Song Church and Ministries in Denver, Colorado, Pastor R. Loren Sandford, died Friday, Sept. 17, due to complications from COVID-19. Sandford was 70. Since receiving his Master of Divinity Degree from Fuller Theological Seminary in Pasadena, California, in 1976, Sandford has served four churches full time, planting two of them himself, including New Song Church…

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Last week for PubU early bird rate: Save the most by registering before Friday

Last week for PubU early bird rate: Save the most by registering before Friday ECPA’s virtual event, PubU Online, will deliver targeted, accessible training and connection for the industry’s publishing practitioners on November 3-12.  For one registration price, attendees have access to all online sessions, forums, and recordings.  Publishing experts, recruited by the PubU Brain Trust, will lead more than 25 sessions in the following tracks: November 3:    CHILDREN’S BOOK SUMMIT November 8:    MARKETING TRACK November 9:    DIVERSITY, EQUITY, INCLUSION TRACK November 10:  EDITORIAL TRACK…

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Last Call: 2022 Christian Book Award® program submissions ends Thursday

Last Call: 2022 Christian Book Award® program submissions ends Thursday The submission period for the 2022 Christian Book Award program is open through Thursday, September 30, for books published between October 2020 and October 2021.  Titles can be nominated in 12 categories.  For more information, and to access the submission form, visit ChristianBookAwards.com.

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The Art of Writing webinar series launches Thursday: Conversation with four industry editors

The Art of Writing webinar series launches Thursday: Conversation with four industry editors The first Art of Writing session, a weekly webinar series for storytellers and those who publish them, launches on Thursday evening at 7 pm central time with “How to Be a Publishing Team’s Dream Author,” featuring some of the industry’s top fiction acquisition editors: Becky Monds (HarperCollins Christian Publishing), Stephanie Broene (Tyndale House Publishers), Chris Sigfrids(WaterBrook & Multnomah) and Amy Green Lokkesmoe (Bethany House Publishers).  The session is part…

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Tyndale Kids to release new devotionals for preteen boys and girls

Tyndale Kids to release new devotionals for preteen boys and girls Carol Stream, Ill. (September 16, 2021) — Tyndale House Publishers (@tyndalehouse) will release Devos for Brave Boys by Jesse Florea and Karen Whiting and Devos for Brave Girls by Katrina Cassel on November 9. These 60-day devotionals are designed to encourage boys and girls ages 8 to 12 to form the habit of opening their Bibles and reading directly from God’s Word. Featuring updated devotions from the best-selling titles The One Year Devotions for Active…

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Zonderkidz announces new podcast

Zonderkidz announces new podcast The Jesus Storybook Bible Podcast premieres September 23 with guests Amy Grant and Bishop Michael Curry Grand Rapids, MI – September 16, 2021 – Zonderkidz is pleased to announce that New York Times bestselling author Sally Lloyd-Jones, creator of the multi-million bestseller The Jesus Storybook Bible, will host a new podcast beginning this fall. Inspired by the many beautiful stories of hope and joy and grace which readers have shared in the 15 years since The…

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Call for Submissions: 2022 Christian Book Award® program

Call for Submissions: 2022 Christian Book Award® program The submission period for the 2022 Christian Book Award program is now open through September 30, for books published between October 2020 and October 2021.  Titles can be nominated in 12 categories.  For more information, and to access the submission form, visit ChristianBookAwards.com/.  

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Finalists to be announced for The Christy Award® on September 30 via webcast

Finalists to be announced for The Christy Award® on September 30 via webcast The Christy Award program will announce the finalists in nine Christian fiction categories on September 30 at 11 am central via a free webcast hosted by bestselling and Christy Hall of Fame author and popular radio broadcaster Chris Fabry.  The webcast precedes the weekly Art of Writing Thursday evening series, which will launch that same day at 7 pm central with the session, “How to Be A…

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Early bird rate for PubU Online expires in two weeks

Early bird rate for PubU Online expires in two weeks ECPA’s virtual event, PubU Online, will deliver targeted, accessible training and connection for the industry on November 3-12.  For one registration price, attendees have access to all online sessions, forums, recordings, and other attendees.  The early bird rate of $109 expires on October 1st. Publishing experts, recruited by the PubU Brain Trust, will lead more than 25 sessions in the following day-long tracks: November 3:    CHILDREN’S BOOK SUMMIT November 8:    MARKETING TRACK November 9:    DIVERSITY,…

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