Christian Book Award® Winners for 2013

Announcing the 2013 Christian Book Award® Program Winners

The Evangelical Christian Publishers Association (ECPA) has announced the winners for the 2013 Christian Book Award® program. Presented annually to the finest in Christian publishing since 1978, the Christian Book Award® program honors titles in seven categories: Bibles, Bible Reference, Non-Fiction, Fiction, Children, Inspiration and New Author.

Five finalists are selected in each category following a stringent judging process by judging panels specially selected for each category. The top scoring book in each category is named the Christian Book Award® winner. The Christian Book of the Year® is chosen among the finalists to represent Christian publishing's highest quality and greatest impact for 2013.

The Christian Book Award® program winners and Christian Book of the Year® were announced at the ECPA Awards Banquet on April 29, 2013 at the World Outreach Church in Nashville, TN.

Press Release

2013 Finalists
Program Information

The 2013 Christian Book of the Year®

Jesus Today
Sarah Young
Thomas Nelson
ISBN: 9781400320097


Chronological Life Application® Study Bible, NLT
Tyndale House Publishers
ISBN: 9781414339276

Bible Reference

Zondervan Exegetical Commentary on the New Testament, Acts
Eckhard J. Schnabel
ISBN: 9780310243670


The Action Bible Devotional
Jeremy V. Jones
David C Cook
ISBN: 9780781407274


The Next Target
Nikki Arana
David C Cook
ISBN: 9780781404310

New Author

Jennie Allen
Thomas Nelson
ISBN: 9780849947056


Max Lucado
Thomas Nelson
ISBN: 9780849920707


Thoughts to Make Your Heart Sing
Sally Lloyd-Jones
ISBN: 9780310721635

2013 Christian Book Award® Retail and Media Partners:

Christianity Today International

Berean Christian Stores

Family Christian Stores

LifeWay Christian Stores

Parable Christian Stores

MTL: More to life

Signature Websites: network



Barnes & Noble Booksellers


2013 Christian Book Award® Distribution Partner and Program Sponsor:
Spring Arbor

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