Christian Non-Fiction Bestsellers, August 2011

Christian Non-Fiction Bestsellers, August 2011
Compiled and distributed by the
Evangelical Christian Publishers Association
Title Author ISBN Publisher Pub
1 Heaven Is for Real Todd Burpo/Lynn Vincent 9780849946158 Thomas Nelson Publishers Dec. 1969 Nov-10
2 Jesus Calling Sarah Young 9781591451884 Thomas Nelson Publishers Dec. 1969 Oct-04
3 Throw It Down Jud Wilhite 9780310327530 Zondervan Dec. 1969 Dec-10
4 Erasing Hell Farncis Chan/Preston Sprinkle 9780781407250 David C Cook Dec. 1969 Jul-11
5 Crazy Love Francis Chan 9781434768513 David C Cook Dec. 1969 May-08
6 Radical David Platt 9781601422217 Waterbrook/Multnomah Publishing Group Dec. 1969 May-10
7 Jesus Calling - Deluxe Edition Sarah Young 9781404187825 Thomas Nelson Publishers Dec. 1969 Jul-10
8 Through My Eyes Tim Tebow 9780062007285 News Corporation Dec. 1969 May-11
9 Inverted Tom Ellsworth 9780784729250 Standard Publishing Dec. 1969 Jan-11
10 Battlefield of the Mind Joyce Meyer 9780446691093 Hachette Book Group Dec. 1969 Oct-02
11 The Five Love Languages Gary Chapman 9780802473158 Moody Publishers Dec. 1969 Oct-92
12 Forgotten God Francis Chan 9781434767950 David C Cook Dec. 1969 Sep-09
13 One Thousand Gifts Ann Voskamp 9780310321910 Zondervan Dec. 1969 Jan-11
14 The Love Dare Day by Day Stephen & Alex Kendrick 9780805448856 B&H Publishing Group Dec. 1969 Sep-08
15 All In Gene Chizik 9781414364353 Tyndale House Publishers Dec. 1969 Jul-11
16 Made to Crave Lysa TerKeurst 9780310293262 Zondervan Dec. 1969 Dec-10
17 Bonhoeffer Eric Metaxas 9781595551382 Thomas Nelson Publishers Dec. 1969 Apr-10
18 The Boy Who Came Back from Heaven Kevin Malarkey 9781414336077 Tyndale House Publishers Dec. 1969 Jun-11
19 Love and Respect Emerson Eggerichs 9781591451877 Thomas Nelson Publishers Dec. 1969 Sep-04
20 How to Interpret Dreams and Visions Perry Stone 9781616383503 Charisma House Dec. 1969 May-11

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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