Becky Melvin new director of publicity for W Publishing

14 Aug 2017 | Company News

(Nashville, TN) August 14, 2017— The W Publishing Group, an imprint of Thomas Nelson, announced Becky Melvin as the new director of publicity. In this role, Melvin will oversee maintaining strategic relationships with media outlets across all touchpoints and direct the group’s publicity strategies.  Melvin will also be the media contact for upcoming titles in […]

The Total Money Makeover hits The Wall Street Journal Bestseller List more than 500 weeks

02 Aug 2017 | Company News

Dave Ramsey’s Personal Finance Guide Continues to Impact Millions (Nashville, TN)- Since its release in May 2003, The Total Money Makeover by bestselling author and nationally syndicated radio host Dave Ramsey, published by Thomas Nelson, has been changing the way Americans handle their finances. The book continues to sell at such a high rate it […]

LeeEric Fesko named associate publisher of HarperCollins Christian Publishing’s specialty division

21 Jul 2017 | Company News

(Nashville, Tenn.) – HarperCollins Christian Publishing announced today that LeeEric Fesko has been named associate publisher for the specialty division. In this role, Fesko will join a large and growing area that includes Thomas Nelson gift books, Zondervan gift books, Tommy Nelson children’s books, children’s Bibles, and new media. Within those categories, Fesko will oversee […]

HarperCollins Christian Publishing hires Joey Paul as senior editor

20 Jul 2017 | Company News

(Nashville, TN) July 20, 2017—Today, HarperCollins Christian Publishing (HCCP) announced Joey Paul as senior editor, specifically focused on nonfiction imprints for Thomas Nelson and Zondervan. Paul’s publishing legacy is rooted in Thomas Nelson’s history.  In 1970 he began his career at Word Publishing, which was acquired by the company in 1992.  In 2001, he became […]

Thomas Nelson, Zondervan authors win 2017 INSPY Awards

10 Jul 2017 | Company News

(Nashville, TN) July 10, 2017— HarperCollins Christian Publishing is pleased to announce authors Denise Hunter, Sara Ella and Terri Blackstock were among this year’s INSPY Awards winners. The INSPY Awards were created by bloggers to highlight the very best in fictional literature that grapples with expressions of the Christian faith. Hunter won in the Contemporary […]

W Publishing promotes Kristi Smith to director of marketing

05 Jul 2017 | Company News

(Nashville, TN) July 5, 2017—The W Publishing Group, an imprint of Thomas Nelson, announced today the promotion of Kristi Smith to director of marketing. Since joining Thomas Nelson 18 years ago, Smith has managed numerous campaigns for major titles, including bestsellers The Magnolia Story by Chip and Joanna Gaines, Is This The End? by Dr. […]

New York Times Bestselling Author Lisa Bevere Writes First Children’s Picture Book, Lizzy the Lioness

12 Jun 2017 | Company News

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (June 12, 2017) –Lisa Bevere, internationally known speaker and New York Times bestselling author, has written her first children’s picture book, Lizzy the Lioness (Oct. 3, 2017). The book offers a unique angle on bravery for children. Through the adventures of Lizzy, the littlest lion, kids can see that instead of putting themselves […]

Thomas Nelson to Host Jesus Calling Booth at CMA Fest

08 Jun 2017 | Company News

New marketing initiative will reach music fans during “country music’s biggest week” NASHVILLE, Tenn. (June 1, 2017) –  For the first time, the bestselling devotionals Jesus Calling and Jesus Always will have a presence at the 2017 CMA Music Festival in Nashville.  These books by Sarah Young have touched the lives of more than 20 […]

Thomas Nelson Launches New Imprint

08 Jun 2017 | Company News

Emanate Books will publish to the fast-growing charismatic market June 7, 2017, Nashville, TN—Today, Thomas Nelson introduces Emanate Books, its new charismatic Christian publishing imprint. The word “emanate” means, “something abstract, but perceptible, that spreads out from a source.” This new imprint will publish books that emanate God’s love to a hurting world. Emanate Books […]

Thomas Nelson Wins Audiobook Award in 2017 Audie Awards

07 Jun 2017 | Company News

Jim Bradford and Andy Hardin’s “The Awakening of H.K. Derryberry” secures highest audiobook award in the Inspirational/Faith-Based Non-Fiction category (Nashville, TN) June 7, 2017 – On June 1, 2017, The Audio Publishers Association (APA) awarded the Thomas Nelson audiobook “The Awakening of H.K. Derryberry” (written by Jim Bradford and Andy Hardin, and narrated by Milton […]