Jesus Calling brand celebrates major sales milestone and announces new book release, “Jesus Listens: Daily Devotional Prayers of Peace, Joy, and Hope”

Jesus Calling brand celebrates major sales milestone and announces new book release, “Jesus Listens: Daily Devotional Prayers of Peace, Joy, and Hope” Jesus Calling devotional reaches 35 million units sold, and Jesus Listens debuts Oct. 5 NASHVILLE, Tenn. (June 15, 2021) – Today, Thomas Nelson announced that its Jesus Calling brand line has surpassed 35 million units sold. Adding to the popular line of life-changing devotionals, Thomas Nelson will once again be working with best-selling author and creator of Jesus Calling, Sarah Young, to release the…

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Thomas Nelson longtime editor Debbie Wickwire announces retirement

Thomas Nelson longtime editor Debbie Wickwire announces retirement Dawn Hollomon promoted to acquisitions editor for W Publishing Group (Nashville, Tenn.) June 15, 2021 — Damon Reiss, vice president and publisher of W Publishing Group, an imprint of Thomas Nelson, announced today the impending retirement of 32-year industry veteran Debbie Wickwire, senior acquisitions editor. Dawn Hollomon, senior editor, will move into the acquisitions role. Wickwire joined Word Publishing in 1989, which was acquired by Thomas Nelson in 1992. Through her long tenure she has…

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Thomas Nelson releases Maclaren Series Large Print Reference Bible in KJV and NKJV

Thomas Nelson releases Maclaren Series Large Print Reference Bible in KJV and NKJV (Grand Rapids, MI, June 2021) – Thomas Nelson, a division of HarperCollins Christian Publishing, is proud to announce the release of the first installation of The Maclaren Series: Large Print Verse-by-Verse Reference Bible in the New King James Version (NKJV) and the King James Version (KJV). “The Maclaren Series Bible is inspired by Alexander Maclaren, one of history’s great expository preachers. We’ve created a Bible that is both beautiful and extremely…

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YouTube superstars, trick shot legends Dude Perfect releases highly anticipated “Dude Perfect 101 Tricks, Tips, and Cool Stuff”

YouTube superstars, trick shot legends Dude Perfect releases highly anticipated “Dude Perfect 101 Tricks, Tips, and Cool Stuff” Viral Sensation with 55+ Million YouTube Subscribers and Over 12 Billion Views, Debuts New Book, June 22 NASHVILLE, Tenn. (May 12, 2021) – Internet icons Dude Perfect – the uber talented group revered worldwide for its viral trick shot videos and epic battles – will release Dude Perfect 101 Tricks, Tips, and Cool Stuff  (ISBN# 9781400217076) June 22 everywhere books are sold. The Dude Perfect team – consisting…

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Thomas Nelson releases The Open Bible®, for the first time in the NIV

Thomas Nelson releases The Open Bible®, for the first time in the NIV Nashville, Ten. (March 2021)- Thomas Nelson, a division of HarperCollins Christian Publishing, is pleased to announce the release of The Open Bible, now available for the first time in the widely-read New International Version (NIV) translation. “For more than 40 years, Thomas Nelson has published The Open Bible,” said Philip Nation, vice president and publisher of Bibles for Thomas Nelson. “The new combination of our premier reference system with the NIV translation offers a Bible…

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Max Lucado’s “One God, One Plan, One Life” surpasses 100,000 copies sold

Max Lucado’s “One God, One Plan, One Life” surpasses 100,000 copies sold NASHVILLE, Tenn. (March 1, 2021) – Today, Thomas Nelson announced that “One God, One Plan, One Life”” by “New York Times” bestselling author Max Lucado has surpassed more than 100,000 copies sold. “The devotional messages in ‘One God, One Plan, One Life’ offer teens a clear perspective as to how much God loves them and that He has a plan for their lives,” said Laura Minchew, senior vice president, Children’s and…

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Jennifer Gingerich named associate publisher for Nelson Books

Jennifer Gingerich named associate publisher for Nelson Books (Nashville, TN) February 4, 2021—Thomas Nelson announced today that Jennifer Gingerich will become the next associate publisher for Nelson Books, a nonfiction imprint of Thomas Nelson.  Gingerich has spent more than fifteen years working within the publishing industry in writing, editorial, and content development. As associate publisher, Gingerich will lead the editorial strategy for Nelson Books, overseeing the editorial process and helping to shape the acquisitions strategy for the imprint. She will…

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Thomas Nelson releases NET ABIDE Bible Journals

Thomas Nelson releases NET ABIDE Bible Journals Nashville, Ten. (Jan. 2021) – Thomas Nelson, in partnership with Bible Gateway and the Taylor University Center for Scripture Engagement, is pleased to announce the release of the NET Abide Bible Journals. “The Abide Bible Journals are a beautifully designed tool to help you to reflect on God’s Word so that you can better meet and know God,” remarked Phil Collins, PhD, Professor of Christian Ministries and Executive Director, Taylor University Center for Scripture Engagement….

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Thomas Nelson celebrates the legacy of beloved musician and author, Charlie Daniels

Thomas Nelson celebrates the legacy of beloved musician and author, Charlie Daniels NASHVILLE, Tenn., July 6, 2020 – Upon receiving news about the passing of Country Music Hall of Fame musician and best-selling author Charlie Daniels, Thomas Nelson offers its deepest sympathy for his family and loved ones.  Daniels is best known for his legendary country and Southern rock songs including “The Devil Went Down to Georgia.” In October 2017, Daniels released his memoir Never Look at the Empty Seats with W Publishing, an imprint…

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Kyle Olund named senior acquisitions editor for W Publishing

Kyle Olund named senior acquisitions editor for W Publishing Nashville, Tenn. (April 3, 2020) – Thomas Nelson today announced Kyle Olund as senior acquisitions editor for W Publishing, a nonfiction imprint of Thomas Nelson. In this role Olund will work to acquire key authors as well as discover dynamic, new Christian voices. He will also lead the entire editorial process for his acquired projects, which includes strategic editorial direction, titling, packaging, and author relationship development. Olund rejoins Thomas Nelson with over…

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HarperCollins Christian Publishing mourn the loss of beloved author, Rachel Held Evans

HarperCollins Christian Publishing mourn the loss of beloved author, Rachel Held Evans (Nashville, Tenn.) May 6, 2019—After receiving heart-breaking news on Saturday, May 4, 2019 that New York Times best-selling author Rachel Held Evans had passed, the publishing teams at Thomas Nelson and Zondervan offer their deepest sympathy for her family and loved ones.  Rachel was best known for her authentic voice in the Christian community, with thoughts that provoked, challenged, and strengthened followers of Jesus Christ.   In 2010, Rachel’s debut title, Evolving in…

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Thomas Nelson releases the NKJV Ancient-Modern Bible

Thomas Nelson releases the NKJV Ancient-Modern Bible Discover the rich wisdom of voices from the past and present with the NKJV Ancient-Modern Bible  Beautiful interior design includes exclusive Thomas Nelson NKJV Comfort Print® Nashville, Tenn., Sept. 28, 2018 – Many things have changed in the last two-thousand years—but the good news of Jesus Christ isn’t one of them. The NKJV Ancient-Modern Bible is an opportunity for readers to experience the Word of God with fresh eyes, as members of the global and historical community of faith….

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Jamie Lockard hired as vice president of marketing for Nelson Books

Jamie Lockard hired as vice president of marketing for Nelson Books (Nashville, TN) June 19, 2018—Thomas Nelson announced Jamie Lockard as its new vice president marketing for Nelson Books today. Lockard will report to Brian Hampton, senior vice president and publisher for Nelson Books, and will work closely alongside Hampton to develop and lead key marketing and brand strategy. Lockard comes to Nelson Books after running a consulting firm specializing in B2B and B2C marketing strategy, professional development, and brand…

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Thomas Nelson to release new verse mapping Bible study

Thomas Nelson to release new verse mapping Bible study Award-winning author Kristy Cambron creates new series to unpack scripture in a simple, accessible format (Nashville, Tenn.) May 8, 2018—Realizing the interconnectedness of scripture throughout the Bible requires a level of research and resource that many Bible readers feel they are lacking.  The assumption is this level of in-depth biblical knowledge falls to the academy, pastor, or theologian.  Award-winning author, Kristy Cambron, has set out to break the mold in a…

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New Minister’s Bible from Thomas Nelson uniquely equips busy pastors for every occasion, with sermons, readings, outlines, and prayers

New Minister’s Bible from Thomas Nelson uniquely equips busy pastors for every occasion, with sermons, readings, outlines, and prayers Comprehensive resource, available in KJV and NKJV Comfort Print®, is the only Bible to contain the complete Nelson’s Minister’s Manual Nashville, Tenn., March 21, 2018 – Thomas Nelson is pleased to announce the release of the new Minister’s Bible, available in both the trusted King James and New King James translations. These beautiful and durable Bibles will help pastors and church leaders meet the needs of those…

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