Christian Fiction Bestsellers, September 2009

Christian Fiction Bestsellers, September 2009
Compiled and distributed by the
Evangelical Christian Publishers Association
Title Author ISBN Publisher Pub
1 The Shack Young, Willam Paul 9780964729230 Windblown Media Dec. 1969 $14.99
2 Take Two Karen Kingsbury 9780310266174 Zondervan Dec. 1969 $14.99
3 Take One Karen Kingsbury 9780310266167 Zondervan Dec. 1969 $14.99
4 Oceans Apart Karen Kingsbury 9780310247494 Zondervan Dec. 1969 $14.99
5 The Secret Beverly Lewis 9780764205712 Bethany House/Baker Publishing Group Dec. 1969 $13.99
6 Saint Ted Dekker 9781595546142 Thomas Nelson Publishers Dec. 1969 $15.99
7 A Cousin's Prayer Wanda E. Brunstetter 9781602600614 Barbour Publishing, Incorporated Dec. 1969 $10.97
8 Redeeming Love Francine Rivers 9781590525135 The Doubleday Religious Publishing Group Dec. 1969 $14.99
9 A Surrendered Heart Judith Miller 9780764203664 Bethany House/Baker Publishing Group Dec. 1969 $13.99
10 That Certain Spark Cathy Marie Hake 9780764203206 Bethany House/Baker Publishing Group Dec. 1969 $13.99
11 Fireproof Eric Wilson 9781595547163 Thomas Nelson Publishers Dec. 1969 $14.99
12 Lonestar Secrets Colleen Coble 9781595544872 Thomas Nelson Publishers Dec. 1969 $14.99
13 A Bride in the Bargain Deeanne Gist 9780764204074 Bethany House/Baker Publishing Group Dec. 1969 $14.99
14 BoneMan's Daughters Ted Dekker 9781599951959 Center Street Dec. 1969 $24.99
15 The Believer Ann H. Gabhart 9780800733629 Revell/Baker Publishing Group Dec. 1969 $13.99
16 Any Minute Deborah Bedford 9780446582537 FaithWords Dec. 1969 $21.99
17 Circle Trilogy: Black/Red/White Ted Dekker 9781595545329 Thomas Nelson Publishers Dec. 1969 $24.99
18 Double Minds Terri Blackstock 9780310250630 Zondervan Dec. 1969 $14.99
19 Every Now and Then Karen Kingsbury 9780310266150 Zondervan Dec. 1969 $14.99
20 A Gift of Grace Amy Clipston 9780310289838 Zondervan Dec. 1969 $10.99

Awards Legend:

Bronze Award Bronze Award (over 100,000 sold)

Gold Award Gold Award (over 500,000 sold)

Platinum Award Platinum Award (1 million sold)

Double Diamond Award Diamond Award (10 million sold)

Christian Book Award® Christian Book Award® winner

Book of the Year Book of the Year winner

Christy Award Christy Award winner

American Christian Fiction Carol Award winner ACFW Carol Award winner

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The ECPA Bestseller Lists are compiled using adult book sales data from Christian retail stores across the U.S. A book must have sales in at least 20% of reporting stores during at least one week of the represented reporting cycle to be placed on the list. Only Trade Paper, Cloth and Mass Market Paper books are reported, tracts, mini-books or booklets are not included on this list. Only books which are offered to Christian stores at a trade discount from a publisher or wholesaler are featured on the list. Seasonal/holiday books are omitted from this list.