Last two weeks for fiction submissions to The Christy Award®

Last two weeks for fiction submissions to The Christy Award® Nominations will be accepted for two more weeks, until March 31, in nine fiction categories for The Christy Award – for titles published traditionally or independently from March 2023 to March 2024. Submitters may also opt to nominate a title for the Amplify Award.  The 2024 winners will be announced at The Christy Award Gala held in Chicago on November 14. More

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The Christy Award conference and Gala is set for November 14 in Chicago

The Christy Award conference and Gala is set for November 14 in Chicago As the submission period opens for The Christy Award® in nine fiction categories for novels of faith published in the last year, the program announcing the winners has been set for November 14 in Chicago.  The Gala will be preceded by the annual Art of Writing conference.  Both events are in-person. More at TheChristyAward.com

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Call for submissions:  The Christy Award® for Christian fiction

Call for submissions:  The Christy Award® for Christian fiction Nominations are accepted until March 31 in nine fiction categories for The Christy Award, for fiction titles published traditionally or independently from March 2023 to March 2024. Submitters may also opt to nominate a title for the Amplify Award.  The 2024 winners will be announced at The Christy Award Gala held in Chicago on November 14. Submission Steps

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The Christy Award® is presented to 11 novels, named as the year’s best in Christian fiction

The Christy Award® is presented to 11 novels, named as the year’s best in Christian fiction On Thursday evening, ECPA announced the winners of The Christy Award in nine fiction categories, plus the Book of the Year and The Amplify Award.  The Book of the Year was presented to Within These Walls of Sorrow by Amanda Barratt (Kregel Publications). Read More…    

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The Christy Award® winners will be announced on Thursday in online webcast

The Christy Award® winners will be announced on Thursday in online webcast This Thursday evening at 7 pm CST, The Christy Award program winners will be announced in nine fiction categories, from among the 32 finalists.  Also named will be the 2023 Christy Book of the Year and The Amplify Award, for stories from under-represented perspectives.  Hosted by award-winning novelist and radio host Chris Fabry, the program will also feature legendary authors Davis Bunn and Janette Oke, along with other…

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ECPA names finalists for The Christy Award® in nine fiction categories

ECPA names finalists for The Christy Award® in nine fiction categories ECPA announced 32 finalists for the The Christy Award program last week in an online webcast hosted by Christy Hall of Fame author Chris Fabry and ECPA president Jeff Crosby.  The Christy Award® exists to celebrate excellence in the art of Christian fiction and to honor the power of faith in story. Winners to be revealed in free online Winners Gala held November 16 at 7 pm central. Read More… THIS THURSDAY:  Art of…

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The Christy Award® finalists to be announced next week, Oct. 12

The Christy Award® finalists to be announced next week, Oct. 12 Three finalists in nine fiction categories will be announced next week, October 12 at 11 am central, for The Christy Award® program.  The free webcast will feature ECPA president Jeff Crosby and Moody Radio host and award-winning novelist Chris Fabry, revealing the top Christian fiction titles published in the last year. Sign up for the free webcast here.  

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Advance your writing and learn about the process of publishing through webinar series

Advance your writing and learn about the process of publishing through webinar series The Christy Award® program, recognizing excellence in Christian fiction, will present a webinar series to elevate the Art of Writing on four subsequent Thursday evenings, Oct. 19 to Nov. 9.  Publishers, agents and authors will present these sessions: Dispelling the Myths Around Christian Fiction with publishers Kelsey Bowen and Jamie Lapeyrolerie, and author/agent Rachel McMillan How Great Books Can Improve Your Novel with author Claude Atcho and editor Jamie…

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Registration opens for The Christy Award® online programming this fall

Registration opens for The Christy Award® online programming this fall The Christy Award program will present the Art of Writing webinar series, plus the finalist and winners reveal webcasts featuring award-winning Christian fiction authors – weekly on Thursdays, from October 12 to November 16. Registration is now open for all events. The Art of Writing seminars, coordinated by Random House editor Jamie Lapeyrolerie, will cover these topics from authors, publishers and agents: Dispelling the Myths Around Christian Fiction How Great…

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The Christy Award® program will be presented online this fall for writers and publishers

The Christy Award® program will be presented online this fall for writers and publishers ECPA has announced the program for The Christy Award online fall events that include webcasts announcing the finalists and winners of the industry’s top award for Christian fiction – and a four-part Art of Writing series for writers, publishers, creatives, and fans. The Art of Writing webinar series will be conducted Thursday evenings, Oct. 19-Nov. 9. Legendary novelists Janette Oke and Davis Bunn will keynote the…

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Last week for Christian fiction submissions for The Christy Award®

Last week for Christian fiction submissions for The Christy Award® Submissions for The Christy Award® will be accepted through this Friday, March 31 in nine fiction categories. Novels written from a Christian worldview, published traditionally or independently from March 2022 to March 2023, are eligible. Submitters may also opt to nominate a title to be considered for the Christy Amplify Award on the application for no extra fee. Submission Info

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Last two weeks for Christian fiction nominations

Last two weeks for Christian fiction nominations Submissions for The Christy Award® are accepted through March 31 in nine fiction categories. Novels written from a Christian worldview, published traditionally or independently from March 2022 to March 2023, are eligible. Submitters may also opt to nominate a title to be considered for the Christy Amplify Award on the application for no extra fee. TheChristyAward.com

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The Christy Award submissions for Christian fiction accepted through March 31

The Christy Award submissions for Christian fiction accepted through March 31 Nominations are accepted through March 31 in nine fiction categories for The Christy Award® program. All program submissions are open to works of fiction written from a Christian worldview, published traditionally or independently from March 2022 to March 2023. Submitters may also opt to nominate a title to be considered for the Christy Amplify Award on the application for no extra fee. For more information, visit TheChristyAward.com.

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The Christy Award® names ten novels as the year’s best in Christian fiction

The Christy Award® names ten novels as the year’s best in Christian fiction Last week, ECPA announced the winners of The Christy Award® in nine fiction categories, plus the Book of the Year and the program’s debut Amplify Award.  Returning to Nashville, for an in-person dinner gala, the evening also honored award-winning novelist Becky Wade, who was inducted into the Christy Hall of Fame; and featured the literary contributions of bestselling author Jan Karon through a virtual interview. Read More…

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ECPA names 30 finalists for The Christy Award® in nine fiction categories

ECPA names 30 finalists for The Christy Award® in nine fiction categories ECPA announced 30 finalists for The Christy Award. Three finalists were named in nine categories, except for three ties in the Historical, Historical Romance and Speculative categories. The Christy Award® exists to celebrate excellence in the art of Christian fiction and to honor the power of faith in story. Winners will be announced on November 17 at The Christy Award Gala. (Tickets are still available.) Read More…  

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