2017 Award Winners

AWSA Silver Scroll Merit Award

Moving Target by Lynette Eason (Revell)

Booksellers Best Award (Detroit RWA)

InspirationalThin Ice by Irene Hannon (Revell)

Carol Award

Romantic SuspenseAlways Watching by Lynette Eason (Revell)

Christianity Today

Missions/Global ChurchJoyful Witness in the Muslim World by Evelyne A. Reisacher (Baker Academic)

Culture & the Arts75 Masterpieces Every Christian Should Know by Terry Glaspey (Baker Books)

Politics/Public LifeThe Justice Calling by Bethany Hanke Hoang and Kristen Deede Johnson (Brazos Press)

Theology/EthicsBiblical Authority after Babel by Kevin J. Vanhoozer (Brazos Press)

Christian Retailing's Best

Health and FitnessThink and Eat Yourself Smart by Dr. Caroline Leaf (Baker Books)

Fiction: AmishThe Atonement by Beverly Lewis (Bethany House Publishers)

Fiction: HistoricalRisen by Angela Hunt, Kevin Reynolds, and Paul Aiello (Bethany House Publishers)

CharismaticThe Healing Breakthrough by Randy Clark (Chosen Books)

Fiction: ContemporaryAlways Watching by Lynette Eason (Revell)

Christy Award

Historical RomanceA Note Yet Unsung by Tamera Alexander (Bethany House)

Contemporary RomanceHer One and Only by Becky Wade (Bethany House)

HistoricalThe Mark of the King by Jocelyn Green (Bethany House)

ECPA Christian Book Award

Faith and Culture75 Masterpieces Every Christian Should Know by Terry Glaspey (Baker Books)

Grace Awards

Mystery/Romantic Suspense/Thriller—The House on Foster Hill by Jaime Jo Wright (Bethany House)

Action Adventure/Western/Epic FictionThese Healing Hills by Ann H. Gabhart (Revell)

Outreach Resource of the Year

ChurchGrowing Young by Kara Powell, Jake Mulder, and Brad Griffin (Baker Books)

YouthYour Teenager Is Not Crazy by Dr. Jeramy Clark and Jerusha Clark (Baker Books)

Reader's Choice Award (Killer Nashville)

SuspenseAlways Watching by Lynette Eason (Revell)

RT Reviewers' Choice Award

Inspirational Mystery/Suspense/ThrillerConspiracy of Silence by Ronie Kendig (Bethany House Publishers)


Inspirational FictionThe Road We Traveled by Jane Kirkpatrick (Revell)