The votes are in and counted. The winners of the 2014 Christian Small Publisher Book of the Year Award have been determined!
Over 3,100 Christian book lovers and retailers voted on 108 nominated titles in 12 categories. This year the voting was very competitive. Two categories had ties for first place—a first for the Book of the Year Award.
The winners in each of the 12 categories are:
Fiction – Thirty Days to Glory, Kathy Nickerson, CrossRiver Media Group
Romance – Shenandoah Nights, Lisa Belcastro, OakTara
Christian Living (tie) – A Bead and a Prayer, Kristen E. Vincent, Upper Room Books &
Life’s A Pain: Journeying By Faith When Every Step Hurts, Todd Rettberg, CrossLink Publishing
Bible Study / Theology: The Epic of God, Michael Whitworth, Start2Finish Books
Devotional: This I Know, Toby Holsinger, CrossRiver Media Group
Biography (tie): SuperGal vs. GOD, Lori Hynson, Broken Shoe Press &
Crossfire: The Life of Chuck Svoboda, a Foot-Soldier in God’s Army, David J. Bauer, Grace Acres Press
Relationships / Family: 25 Ways to Communicate Respect to Your Husband, Jennifer L Flanders, Prescott Publishing
Children’s (age 4 to 8): The Potter, Cindy Starr Stewart, Carpenter’s Son
Children’s (age 8 to 12): Where the River Rises, Rosie Boom, Boom Tree Publishing
Young Adult (age 12+): A Cry From Egypt, Hope Auer, Great Waters Press
Gift Book: 101 Surprises! Sayings with Scriptures You Didn’t See Coming, Wilma Shepard Caraway, Fruitbearer Publishing LLC
eBook Exclusive: Subject Your Flesh, Beyr Reyes, ShadeTree Publishing
Congratulations to the winners!
The Christian Small Publisher Book of the Year Award is sponsored by Christian Small Publishers Association (CSPA).
Looking for a great book to read next? Try one of the winners of the CSP Book of the Year Award listed here.