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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Nord Compo announces The Future of Publishing podcast series

Nord Compo announces The Future of Publishing podcast series Publishing industry leaders, starting with John Ingram, sound off on the future of the book business in this new podcast series Nord Compo is partnering with Publishers Weekly and Book Buddy Media to produce The Future of Publishing, a podcast series featuring interviews with leaders from across the international publishing industry. Conceived by Nord Compo’s Arnaud Lecompte, director of digital and international business development, and hosted by Larry Bennett, executive director,…

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Former Thomas Nelson CEO, Sam Moore, passes

Former Thomas Nelson CEO, Sam Moore, passes (Nashville, Tenn.) June 4, 2018 – Today, the hearts of HarperCollins Christian Publishing employees are mourning the loss of a dear friend and former leader.   On the afternoon of June 1, 2018, Sam Moore, former CEO of Thomas Nelson Publishers and founder of Royal Publishing, passed away. Born in Beirut, Sam Ziady Moore was a 19-year-old Lebanese immigrant who moved to America in the 1950s with only 600 dollars in savings and a dream to attend…

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Bible Gateway Interviews

Bible Gateway interviews Randy Robison, author of “The Age of Promise” How can the long-ago practices, laws, and rituals of the Old Testament possibly be relevant to our lives now? How are the promises that were made in the Old Testament transformed in Christ? What does it mean that God is the same yesterday, today, and forever? Bible Gateway interviewed Randy Robison about his book, “The Age of Promise: Escape the Shadows of the Law to Live in the Light…

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Tyndale Momentum announces book signing tour for Super Bowl MVP Nick Foles

Tyndale Momentum announces book signing tour for Super Bowl MVP Nick Foles Memoir by Philadelphia Eagles quarterback hits stores June 26 CAROL STREAM, ILL. (May 22, 2018) – Tyndale Momentum (@tyndalehouse) has announced that Philadelphia Eagles quarterback and Super Bowl LII Most Valuable Player Nick Foles (@NickFoles) will be signing his memoir, Believe It: My Journey of Success, Failure, and Overcoming the Odds on an 11-stop book tour beginning at BookEnds in Ridgewood, NJ, on Monday, June 25, one day prior to the official…

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Barbour hires new Business Development Manager

Barbour hires new Business Development Manager Uhrichsville, OH—Barbour Publishing is pleased to announce that industry veteran, David O’Brien, has been hired to the position of New Business Development Manager. In this role, David will be working to acquire new accounts and expand Barbour’s presence in markets that are currently being underserved. This newly-created position is a direct result of Barbour’s new vision statement to “bring readers the best biblically-centered content where they live, shop, play, and gather.” “I am thrilled…

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Our Daily Bread Ministries and Discovery House announce two new senior Editors

  Our Daily Bread Ministries and Discovery House announce two new senior Editors Grand Rapids, MI—Our Daily Bread Ministries and Discovery House are pleased to announce that two new staff members have joined the publishing team as senior editors. Dawn Anderson and Mike Nappa will acquire books, develop product ideas, and edit. Both bring years of publishing experience and expertise to their new roles at Discovery House. “I’m thrilled to announce that Dawn Anderson and Mike Nappa have joined our…

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“The Swindoll Study Bible NLT” wins Christian Book Award® for Bibles

“The Swindoll Study Bible NLT” wins Christian Book Award® for Bibles Win Marks 13th ECPA Award for Chuck Swindoll CAROL STREAM, ILL. (May 9, 2018) –Tyndale House Publishers (@tyndalehouse) is pleased to announce that The Swindoll Study Bible NLT has been recognized as the Evangelical Christian Publishing Association (ECPA) 2018 Christian Book Award winner in the Bibles category. The win marks the 13th time that Chuck Swindoll, senior pastor at Stonebriar Community Church in Frisco, Texas, and founder of Insight for Living, has captured…

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Abingdon Press wins ECPA 2018 Christian Book Award®

Abingdon Press wins ECPA 2018 Christian Book Award® Who Lynched Willie Earle? compels modern Christians to understand both race and faith (Nashville, TN) – Abingdon Press is excited to announce Who Lynched Willie Earle? Preaching to Confront Racism by author William H. Willimon is the winner of the Evangelical Christian Publishers Association (ECPA) 2018 Christian Book Award® in the Ministry Resources category. In Who Lynched Willie Earle? Willimon encourages preachers to see American racism as an opportunity for Christians to honestly name our sin and engage in acts…

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Crossway celebrates two 2018 Christian Book Award® winners

Crossway celebrates two 2018 Christian Book Award® winners WHEATON, Ill.—Crossway is pleased to announce that both Finding Grace in the Face of Dementia (Crossway, July 2017) by John Dunlop, MD and Uncomfortable: The Awkward and Essential Challenge of Christian Community (Crossway, September 2017) by Brett McCracken have won 2018 Evangelical Christian Publishers Association (ECPA) Christian Book Awards. According to the ECPA’s website, the Christian Book Award program “recognizes the highest quality in Christian books and Bibles and is among the…

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HarperCollins Christian Publishing launches new online bookish community

HarperCollins Christian Publishing launches new online bookish community Page Chaser: Books. Naps. Coffee. Repeat (Nashville, TN) May 3, 2018— Not  long ago, a small group of HarperCollins Christian Publishing (HCCP) employees sat commiserating. The problem was this: they were avid readers, pop-culture enthusiasts and Christians who had no community. Why doesn’t a fun, engaging faith-based book community exist?  Was there a way to build a home for avid readers who just happened to also be believers? Could a bookish community…

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CSPA announces Christian Indie Awards winners

CSPA announces Christian Indie Awards winners Announcing the Winning Titles of the 2018 Christian Indie Awards Charlotte, NC, April 23, 2018—Christian Small Publishers Association (CSPA) is pleased to announce the winning titles for the 2018 Christian Indie Awards. The Christian Indie Awards honor books produced by small publishers and independent authors each year for outstanding contribution to Christian life. Book lovers and retailers selling Christian products voted on the nominated titles in each of thirteen categories. “Independent publishers and small presses often…

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Christianity Today honored with Awards of Excellence by Evangelical Press Association

Christianity Today honored with Awards of Excellence by Evangelical Press Association CAROL STREAM, Ill., April 12, 2018 — Christianity Today was honored with top publishing awards-32 in total-at the Evangelical Press Association’s (EPA) annual convention April 4-6, 2018 in Orlando. For the second year in a row, both CT print magazine and website, ChristanityToday.com, won Awards of Excellence in the General Publication category. Each year the Evangelical Press Association hold two contests to honor member publications, the Awards of Excellence for publications as…

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Ashley Gorman joins B&H as new Publisher of Women’s Trade Books

Ashley Gorman joins B&H as new Publisher of Women’s Trade Books Nashville, Tenn. (April 2, 2018)—B&H Publishing Group is excited to announce that Ashley Gorman has joined the team as the new women’s publisher. Gorman joins B&H from Docent Research Group, where she served for two years as a Team Lead and Lead Curriculum Writer. She also served in a variety of roles at The Summit Church in Raleigh-Durham, North Carolina for ten years, including Curriculum Writer, Bible Study Principles…

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Hettie Brittz to host Facebook Live chat on Growing Kids with Character

Hettie Brittz to host Facebook Live chat on Growing Kids with Character David C Cook author will share tips on nurturing children’s God-given personalities Seattle: Hettie Brittz, author of the newly released Growing Kids with Character (David C Cook/March 1, 2018), will host a Facebook Live chat with readers on Tuesday, April 3, 2018 at 8:00 PM EDT/5:00 PM PDT. During the live, hour-long conversation, Brittz will be sharing advice on parenting according to the temperament of each child and why it is important to do so…

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