IVP Kids to release first middle grade fiction series

IVP Kids to release first middle grade fiction series InterVarsity Press (IVP) and IVP Kids will be releasing its first middle grade fiction series. Don Everts has signed a three-book contract with IVP Kids for the Argus Sensates series. The first book in the series, tentatively titled “Bubbles and the Argus Sensates,” will release in Spring 2026. Read More…

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IVP Kids award-winning author Ned Bustard releases “Saint Valentine the Kindhearted”

IVP Kids award-winning author Ned Bustard releases “Saint Valentine the Kindhearted” Ned Bustard, author and illustrator of “Saint Nicholas the Giftgiver” and “Saint Patrick the Forgiver,” will release his third saint book with IVP Kids on January 16. Just in time for Valentine’s Day, Bustard’s latest book is titled “Saint Valentine the Kindhearted: The History and Legends of God’s Brave and Loving Servant.” Read More…

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“Saint Patrick the Forgiver” from IVP Kids receives Bronze Moonbeam Children’s Book Award

“Saint Patrick the Forgiver” from IVP Kids receives Bronze Moonbeam Children’s Book Award “Saint Patrick the Forgiver” from IVP Kids has won the 2023 Bronze Moonbeam Children’s Book Award in the spirituality and religion category. This is Ned Bustard’s second Moonbeam Award. His first children’s book with IVP Kids, “Saint Nicholas the Giftgiver,” also won a Bronze Moonbeam Award in 2021. Read More…

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“The Celebration Place” from IVP Kids receives 2022 Jerry Pinkney Children’s Book Award

“The Celebration Place” from IVP Kids receives 2022 Jerry Pinkney Children’s Book Award IVP Kids is pleased to announce that “The Celebration Place” by Dorena Williamson was selected as the winner of the 2022 Jerry Pinkney Children’s Book Award in the Religious/Faith category. The Jerry Pinkney Children’s Book Awards are sponsored by the National Black Book Festival (NBBF) and were established in honor of the late Jerry Pinkney, a world-renowned children’s book illustrator. Nominated titles for the award must be…

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Two IVP Kids titles named finalists for Jerry Pinkney Children’s Book Awards

Two IVP Kids titles named finalists for Jerry Pinkney Children’s Book Awards Two IVP Kids titles have been named finalists for the first annual Jerry Pinkney Children’s Book Awards. “The Celebration Place” and “Josey Johnson’s Hair and the Holy Spirit” are two of five finalists in the religion category. The Jerry Pinkney Children’s Book Awards are sponsored by the National Black Book Festival (NBBF) and were established in honor of the late Jerry Pinkney, a world-renowned children’s book illustrator. Read…

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IVP Kids line grows to twelve children’s books

IVP Kids line grows to twelve children’s books Since the launch of “Saint Nicholas the Giftgiver” in October 2021, InterVarsity Press (IVP) has continued to build its IVP Kids imprint. The line now includes seven picture books for children ages four to eight with five more contracted to release in 2023 and 2024. Read More…

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IVP Kids imprint launches with October 12 release of “Saint Nicholas the Giftgiver”

IVP Kids imprint launches with October 12 release of “Saint Nicholas the Giftgiver” WESTMONT, IL— IVP expands its reach to kids ages four to eight with the October 12 release of the new children’s picture book, Saint Nicholas the Giftgiver by Ned Bustard. This marks the first of seven children’s books IVP will publish over the next twelve months within the new IVP Kids imprint.  With a little over seventy days until Christmas 2021, the release of Saint Nicholas the Giftgiver helps kids and parents alike better…

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