2016 Award Winners

Christian Retailing

First-Time AuthorsIrish Meadows by Susan Anne Mason (Bethany House)

Fiction: ContemporaryTaken by Dee Henderson (Bethany House)

Fiction: HistoricalThe Painter's Daughter by Julie Klassen (Bethany House)

CharismaticThe Power That Changes the World by Bill Johnson (Chosen)

Christianity Today

Biblical StudiesActs: An Exegetical Commentary by Craig S. Keener (Baker Academic)

Christian Living/DiscipleshipDivine Sex by Jonathan Grant (Brazos Press)

Politics and Public LifeFree to Serve by Stephen V. Monsma and Stanley W. Carlson-Thies (Brazos Press)

Beautiful OrthodoxySpiritual Friendship by Wesley Hill (Brazos Press)


First NovelIrish Meadows by Susan Anne Mason (Bethany House)


Fiction:SpeculativeLightning by Bonnie S. Calhoun (Revell)

Fiction HistoricalUntil the Harvest by Sarah Loudin Thomas (Bethany House)