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Thomas Nelson Fiction Team Signs Bestselling Novelist Julie Cantrell

  The Fiction team at HarperCollins Christian Publishing is pleased to announce the signing of New York Times and USA Today bestselling novelist Julie Cantrell to a multi-novel contract. Cantrell, of Oxford, MS, is represented by WordServe Literary Group. “It’s not often that an author can find the perfect home for their writing, but through […]

Zondervan Hosts Dinner to Celebrate 50-Year Anniversary of the Commissioning of the NIV, the World’s Most Read Bible Translation

“Fifty years is a long time.” Giving homage to five decades of life-altering work, Douglas Moo, chairman for the Committee on Bible Translation (CBT), opened with these words at last night’s event to celebrate the 50-year anniversary of the commissioning of the NIV. The dinner, hosted by Zondervan, Biblica and the CBT at the Evangelical […]

HarperCollins Christian Publishing Releases “The Duck Commander Faith and Family Bible” with Strong Press and Industry Support

Press Coverage Includes: “Parade Magazine”, “In The Marketplace” with Janet Parshall, American Bible’s “Project Shift,” American Family Radio, CBN “700 Club”, Christian Post, WSM-AM, Daystar Television, Campus Crusade for Christ The highly anticipated new project from Phil and Al Robertson, “The Duck Commander Faith and Family Bible,” has released with a very supportive response from […]

Country Music Superstar Josh Turner’s First Book “Man Stuff: Thoughts on Faith, Family, and Fatherhood” Is Now Available at All Cracker Barrel Old Country Store® Locations

Country music superstar Josh Turner’s first book, “Man Stuff: Thoughts on Faith, Family, and Fatherhood,” is now available at all 633 Cracker Barrel Old Country Store® locations. The fan-favorite book features a variety of stories and anecdotes from Turner’s life, often revealing a lesson or piece of advice that the singer/songwriter learned. Focusing on his […]

100,000+ People Take “Before Amen” Prayer Challenge

Pastor Max Lucado Says “4 Minutes + 4 Weeks = Forever Changed” More than 100,000 people have signed up to take the “Before Amen” Prayer Challenge since its launch in September this year. Created by pastor and best-selling author Max Lucado, the “Before Amen” Prayer Challenge is simple: pray four minutes every day, for four […]

“Same Kind of Different as Me” Movie Begins Filming

Paramount Announces Start of Production with Kinnear, Zellweger, and Hounsou as lead actors “After I met Miss Debbie and Mr. Ron, I worried that I was so different from them that we wadn’t ever gon’ have no kind a’ future. But I found out everybody’s different – the same kind of different as me: we’re […]

HarperCollins Christian Publishing Hires New SVP Bible Marketing and Outreach

In a strategic decision to continue the focus on its Bible business, HarperCollins Christian Publishing (HCCP) announced today that Doug Lockhart will join the company as senior vice president of Bible marketing and outreach. Lockhart joins HCCP from Biblica, a longtime publishing partner of the company’s Zondervan publishing group. Biblica is the copyright holder and […]

Al and Lisa Robertson Joined Christian Music Community as Presenters at the 45th Annual GMA Dove Awards

Thomas Nelson’s “The Duck Commander Faith and Family Bible” Releases October 28th and was a Gift to On-Air Talent Duck Dynasty’s Al and Lisa Robertson were part of the impressive line-up for the 45th Annual GMA Dove Awards, which aired Sunday night on the Trinity Broadcasting Network. The Robertsons’ presented the award for Inspirational Film […]

Bestselling Billy Graham “Hope For Each Day” Devotional Surpasses One Million In Sales

The bestselling devotional “Hope for Each Day”, from beloved author and evangelist Billy Graham, recently surpassed a milestone selling over one million copies. “Billy Graham’s message of hope is perfect for these chaotic and troubled times. The devotional helps readers keep their focus on Jesus, the only One who brings peace,” said Laura Minchew, Senior […]

Thomas Nelson Acquires WestBow Press Title “Unlocking the Secrets of the Feasts: The Prophecies in the Feasts of Leviticus”

WestBow Press, the supported self-publishing services provider of Thomas Nelson and Zondervan, is pleased to announce that Thomas Nelson has acquired “Unlocking the Secrets of the Feasts: The Prophecies in the Feasts of Leviticus,” by Michael Norten. “I am honored that Thomas Nelson has acquired my book.  It is exciting that more readers will be […]