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Sean Lowe Inks Deal with Nelson Books

America’s Favorite Bachelor to Release “For the Right Reasons” January 2015 After “The Bachelorette” broke his heart, Sean Lowe suspected his “nice guy” image hurt him. America disagreed. In his new book with New York Times best selling author Nancy French – “For the Right Reasons: America’s Favorite Bachelor on Faith, Love, Marriage, and Why […]

HarperCollins Christian Publishing Hires New SVP of Bible Group

Today, HarperCollins Christian Publishing (HCCP) announced that John Kramp will join the organization as senior vice president of the Bible Group.  Kramp will oversee the Bible publishing and study resources business for both Thomas Nelson and Zondervan. For more than twenty years, Kramp has been developing and implementing strategic leadership at various capacities. For nineteen […]

Choosing the Right Bible for You

HarperCollins Christian Publishing launches new Bible training portal for retailers Selecting a Bible can be overwhelming. With hundreds of styles and versions to choose from, Bible readers can feel a bit lost in translations… literally. Bible retailers are often faced with the challenge of providing purchasing guidance to their customers, without proper training or knowledge […]

FaithGateway and WestBow Press Host Live Webinar for Aspiring Authors

Featuring W Publishing’s SVP and publisher, Matt Baugher, as special guest Aspiring authors need guidance. Since 2009, WestBow Press, the self-publishing division of Thomas Nelson and Zondervan, has guided more than 4,000 authors in publishing their first book. Now, together with FaithGateway, WestBow is sponsoring a live webinar to see more authors answer the call […]

Bullying? That’s So Not Okay! Join The Movement That’s Sweeping Across The Country

Bestselling Author Releases Highly Anticipated First Book In Debut Anti-Bullying Series And Encourages Kids, Parents and Teachers To Take Action One out of every four students is bullied – 85% of these situations never receive intervention. Bestselling author Nancy Rue recently released So Not Okay, a fiction book for tweens that addresses bullying from the […]

Bible Gateway, World’s Most Visited Christian Website, Revamps Its Site to be More Personal

The design is now responsive and accommodates personal user notes and Bible highlights The world’s most visited Christian website, the online Bible search engine Bible Gateway (; @BibleGateway), has remade its site to include new functions for users to personalize and deepen their online experience. [See video tutorial] “We’ve worked a long time on […]

“How To Pick Up A Stripper and Other Acts Of Kindness” Receives Strong Support from Endorsements and Press

Thomas Nelson Book Garners Jeff Foxworthy Endorsement and Coverage from Associated Press, USA Today, Tennessean, 700 Club, American Family Radio, Bob Dutko Show, Lifeway “The Exchange, “Christian Post, Risen Magazine Thomas Nelson’s book, “How To Pick Up A Stripper and Other Acts Of Kindness,” has definitely generated a lot of interest, and not because of […]

Zondervan Lands Two-Book Deal with Business Coach and Consultant Alli Worthington

First title, “Edit Your Life” to Launch October 2015 Zondervan is thrilled to announce a new partnership with Alli Worthington, strategist, business coach, consultant and co-founder of BlissDom and BlissDom Canada, which were the largest international small business conferences for women in the world. The working title of the first book in the two-book partnership […]

Idleman’s “Not A Fan” Reaches One Million Mark

 Pastor Kyle Idleman challenges readers to lay aside simple admiration of Christ and take up what the Bible commands: true, committed discipleship. “I’m not a fan of Jesus. He doesn’t want fans. Jesus wants completely, committed followers.”  – Kyle Idleman Zondervan is pleased to announce its ECPA best-selling “Not a Fan” by pastor Kyle Idleman […]

Zondervan takes home three Best Awards

Publisher recognized at 2014 ICRS trade show in Atlanta At the International Christian Retail Show in Atlanta, Zondervan was recognized for publishing three best new products of the year.  The 2014 Christian Retailing’s Best Awards were presented Tuesday night (June 24) during Christian retail’s largest trade show and meeting of the industry. The Zondervan titles […]