HarperCollins Christian Publishing Creates One Fiction Team

15 Oct 2012 | Company News, Fiction

HarperCollins Christian Publishing announced last week the division will operate with one Fiction team, responsible for both the Thomas Nelson and Zondervan brands, headed by VP and Publisher Daisy Hutton. “This is an era of unprecedented challenge and opportunity for Fiction publishing. The Thomas Nelson and Zondervan brands each have a rich heritage. We intend […]


16 May 2012 | Company News, Fiction

“Beauty, sacrifice, forgiveness, redemption, a son’s love for his father…the themes in this novel moved me to tears.  ‘The River’ will inspire your soul!” – Rebecca St. James, Grammy Award-winning artist “Michael Neale has successfully parlayed his ability to inspire from the performing platform to the written page.” – John C. Maxwell, Founder of EQUIP, […]

Thomas Nelson Signs Best-Selling Novelist James L. Rubart to Exclusive Contract

20 Apr 2012 | Company News, Fiction

Thomas Nelson, Inc. is pleased to announce the signing of best-selling and critically acclaimed novelist James L. Rubart to an exclusive multi-book contract.  “Soul’s Gate” (on-sale November 2012) will be Rubart’s first Thomas Nelson release. Rubart is known for powerful supernatural novels that entertain while challenging readers to reexamine their own lives.  “Soul’s Gate” explores […]

Thomas Nelson, Inc. Promotes New Fiction Publisher

28 Mar 2012 | Company News, Fiction

Today, Thomas Nelson, Inc., the world’s largest Christian publisher, announced current Vice President of Licensing and Export Sales Daisy Hutton will soon become Fiction Publisher for the company. Beginning May 1st, Hutton, will transition into the role, replacing Allen Arnold.  Arnold, who launched the Fiction division for Thomas Nelson eight years ago, recently announced his […]

Thomas Nelson Fiction Releases Individual Novellas in E-only Format

23 Mar 2012 | Company News, Fiction

Furthering its commitment to eBook exploration, Thomas Nelson Fiction launched this week eBook-only versions of the three novellas previously published in the popular collection “An Amish Gathering” by Beth Wiseman, Kathleen Fuller, and Barbara Cameron.  The initiative, aimed at reaching new readers, makes the novellas quick, affordable selections and allows the publisher to experiment with […]

Thomas Nelson Author Homer Hickam Among Top Authors to be Spotlighted at USA Science & Engineering Festival Book Fair, April 28-29 in Washington, DC

23 Mar 2012 | Company News, Fiction

To excite and engage more young readers in the wonders of science and technology through the power of books, Homer Hickam will join more than 36 other esteemed writers from across the country as Featured Authors at the USA Science & Engineering Festival and Book Fair hosted by Lockheed Martin, the nation’s largest celebration of […]

Beth Wiseman’s New Novel Part of Digital Experiment from Thomas Nelson Fiction

28 Feb 2012 | Company News, Fiction

Expected to surpass a million books in print in 2012 after less than four years as an author, novelist Beth Wiseman is one of the fastest growing new Christian fiction author brands of the past few years.  After successfully gaining a loyal readership for her Amish fiction, she began to feel a call to take […]

Robert Liparulo Makes Transition to Christian Suspense with New Novel

23 Feb 2012 | Company News, Fiction

 “We authors are always looking for the next Great Idea for a story, and I think Robert Liparulo has found it in this Bible-derived ‘What If?’  He has created environments with an eye for detail and whatever is fascinating, peopled them with characters who are walking mysteries, then drawn from scripture and history to weave […]

Thomas Nelson Fiction Expands Roster: Four New Exclusive Contracts Finalized

10 Feb 2012 | Company News, Fiction

Thomas Nelson is pleased to announce the signing of several voices to its acclaimed roster of Christian fiction novelists.  With a large, established publishing team aiming to bring the most well-rounded title list to market, the Fiction division signs both established long-term writers and promising new talent.  “After a year spent conducting market research through […]

Thomas Nelson Fiction Launches Company’s First Digital-Only Trade Book

06 Jan 2012 | Company News, Fiction

How does an acclaimed Christian romance author top a major release, “Smitten,” co-authored with three best-selling authors and best friends?  She sets a new first by releasing a new solo work, “Bittersweet Surrender,” as Thomas Nelson Fiction’s first e-only novel. After a holiday season in which sales of e-reading devices reached an all-time high, Thomas Nelson […]