IVP and Regent College honor the life and work of Donald M. Lewis, respected professor and historian

IVP and Regent College honor the life and work of Donald M. Lewis, respected professor and historian VANCOUVER, BC—IVP author and beloved Regent College professor Dr. Donald Munro Lewis, seventy-one, passed away unexpectedly from cardiac arrest on Tuesday, October 19, 2021. Lewis taught and served in various roles at Regent College for forty years, most notably as professor of church history. “In the normal hubbub of our college life, Don was a kind of fixed point of reference,” said Regent…

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Award-winning singer/songwriter and author Ellie Holcomb announces her first devotional book

Award-winning singer/songwriter and author Ellie Holcomb announces her first devotional book FIGHTING WORDS – 100 DAYS OF SPEAKING TRUTH INTO THE DARKNESS (B&H PUBLISHING GROUP) OCTOBER 2021 Fighting Words – 100 Days of Speaking Truth into the Darkness (B&H Publishing – ISBN 9781087747798) NASHVILLE, TENN. (AUGUST 17, 2021) Singer-songwriter and author Ellie Holcomb announces the upcoming release of her first devotional book: Fighting Words – 100 Days of Speaking Truth into the Darkness (B&H Publishing), on October 15, 2021. Named after one of her hit songs, “Fighting…

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First IVP Kids title receives Bronze Moonbeam Children’s Book Award

First IVP Kids title receives Bronze Moonbeam Children’s Book Award WESTMONT, IL—Saint Nicholas the Giftgiver, the first title to release from IVP Kids on October 12, has won the 2021 Bronze Moonbeam Children’s Book Award in the picture book category for ages four to eight. Launched in 2007, the Moonbeam Awards are intended to bring increased recognition to exemplary children’s books and their creators, and to celebrate children’s books and lifelong reading. The purpose of the Moonbeam Awards is to highlight books…

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Bible Gateway interviews Lee Strobel, author of “The Case for Heaven”

Bible Gateway interviews Lee Strobel, author of “The Case for Heaven” If Heaven is real, what’s it like? How will we spend our time there? And what does it mean to see God face to face? Does the consideration of Heaven stand up to intense investigative scrutiny?  Bible Gateway interviewed Lee Strobel about his book and 5-session video study, The Case for Heaven: A Journalist Investigates Evidence for Life After Death (Zondervan, 2021). Read this interview.

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Industry’s marketing professionals to meet November 8 for PubU Online Marketing track

Industry’s marketing professionals to meet November 8 for PubU Online Marketing track On Monday, November 8, the industry’s marketing professionals will meet for four sessions and two networking round tables for the PubU Online marketing track. The program was developed by B&H marketing & publicist specialist Jenaye Merida and WaterBrook’s senior marketing manager, Jamie Lapeyrolerie.  Sessions will feature 13 industry experts speaking on: How to Be an Author’s Marketing & Publicity Dream Team How to Reach Non-Majority Cultural Markets |…

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Call for Submissions:  Christian Book Award® program

Call for Submissions:  Christian Book Award® program The ECPA Christian Book Awards, honoring excellence in publishing, has opened its submission process for the 2022 awards. Member publishers have until September 30 to submit titles published between October 2020 and October of 2021. For more information, and to access the submission form, visit ChristianBookAwards.com/

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Multi-award-winning author gives mothers a sweet bedtime ritual with babies, toddlers in new children’s book

Multi-award-winning author gives mothers a sweet bedtime ritual with babies, toddlers in new children’s book Full-color board book features colorful illustrations, peaceful prayers for a soothing bedtime routine NASHVILLE, TN., August 2021—At the end of the day, every child needs the comfort of a bedtime ritual before falling asleep. Reading a story before bed is one of the most popular bedtime routines that not only brings comfort, but also creates family traditions and memories that will last a lifetime. In…

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Tyndale Momentum releases “Hang On, Let Go” from bestselling author Frank Viola

Tyndale Momentum releases “Hang On, Let Go” from bestselling author Frank Viola Carol Stream, Ill. (August 12, 2021)— Tyndale Momentum, nonfiction imprint of Tyndale House Publishers, will release Hang On, Let Go: What to Do When Your Dreams Are Shattered and Life Is Falling Apart by bestselling author Frank Viola on August 17th, 2021. Written out of a barrage of trials in his own life and the lives of his friends, Hang On, Let Go is Viola’s storm-tested insight into braving the inevitable struggles we all face…

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Tyndale House Publishers Wander imprint to re-release Dragons in Our Midst Series by Bryan Davis

Tyndale House Publishers Wander imprint to re-release Dragons in Our Midst Series by Bryan Davis Carol Stream, Ill. (August 11, 2021) — Tyndale House Publishers (@tyndalehouse) will re-release the four-book Dragons in Our Midst series by Bryan Davis on October 5, 2021. Titles including Raising Dragons, The Candlestone, Circles of Seven, and Tears of a Dragon, are contemporary fantasy novels that inspire young people to dig deep within to find their God-given strengths and use them to overcome any obstacle. The story line follows protagonists…

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ECPA presents webinar this Thursday on Navigating the Publishing Supply Chain

ECPA presents webinar this Thursday on Navigating the Publishing Supply Chain ECPA will host a panel of logistics experts, who work every day confronting the challenges in the book supply chain, to discuss the current issues around the supply chain and global crisis, and the best way forward.  Held this Thursday, August 19 at 10 am (central) and moderated by ECPA president Jeff Crosby, the panel includes Lisa White, International Transportation Manager at Ingram; Susie Scally, Director of International Sales at…

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Enclave Publishing wins six awards plus Book of the Year at Realm Makers

Enclave Publishing wins six awards plus Book of the Year at Realm Makers Enclave Publishing authors won six awards at the recent Realm Makers event in St. Louis, the only writing conference for authors of faith who specialize in science fiction, fantasy, and other speculative genres. Apprentice by Kristen Young was announced the Book of the Year and winner in the Science Fiction category.  Dust by Kara Swanson won the Reader’s Choice Award, the Fantasy category, and Best Cover Design.  The Audio award…

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Author Nick Vujicic joins The Influencers Podcast: From a Life Without Limbs to a Life Without Limits

Author Nick Vujicic joins The Influencers Podcast: From a Life Without Limbs to a Life Without Limits Nick Vujicic came into the world with no arms and no legs, but only a six-inch appendage with two toes on the left side of his torso, and no medical explanation. “I didn’t think it was such a big deal. I was brought up in a loving home who told me that God loved me and He had a plan for me,” Nick…

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IVP continues legacy as a leader in Bible Studies

IVP continues legacy as a leader in Bible Studies WESTMONT, IL—With the July 27 release of Belonging, IVP’s newest LifeGuide Bible Study by InterVarsity Christian Fellowship staff member Deborah Meyer Abbs, the press continues its yearlong 75th anniversary celebration by telling the story of its history as a publisher and leader in Bible study. For over three decades of its seventy-five-year history, IVP’s LifeGuide Bible Studies (LBS) have sold more than fifteen million copies of nearly 150 titles. IVP is also celebrating its seventy-five…

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IVP commemorates 75th year by celebrating a history of influential books and authors

IVP commemorates 75th year by celebrating a history of influential books and authors WESTMONT, IL—Starting this month IVP kicks off its seventy-fifth anniversary by starting a yearlong celebration of books and authors that have shaped culture, affected the church, and changed lives. Linda Doll, who coauthored (with Andrew T. Le Peau) Heart. Soul. Mind. Strength.: An Anecdotal History of InterVarsity Press, 1947–2007, wrote, “One of the helpful emphases of the postmodern age is the reminder that if we are to look…

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Bible Gateway Interviews

Bible Gateway Interviews: John Raymond, publisher of “Celebrate Recovery Curriculum Kit” Bible Gateway interviewed John Raymond, vice president and publisher for HarperChristian Resources, about the “NIV Celebrate Recovery Study Bible (Zondervan, 2021) and the “Celebrate Recovery Curriculum Kit” 30th anniversary edition (Zondervan, 2021).  More… Louie Giglio, author of “Don’t Give the Enemy a Seat at Your Table” Bible Gateway interviewed Louie Giglio (@louiegiglio) about his book, “Don’t Give the Enemy a Seat at Your Table: It’s Time to Win the Battle…

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