Christian Bestsellers, Best of 2017

Christian Bestsellers, Best of 2017
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Rank Title Author ISBN Publisher Pub Date List $ Award
1 THE 5 LOVE LANGUAGES GARY CHAPMAN 9780802412706 MOODY PUBLISHERS Jan. 2015 $15.99
2 JESUS CALLING-Hardcover SARAH YOUNG 9781591451884 THOMAS NELSON PUBLISHERS Oct. 2004 $15.99
3 JESUS ALWAYS SARAH YOUNG 9780718039509 THOMAS NELSON PUBLISHERS Oct. 2016 $15.99
4 THE MAGNOLIA STORY CHIP AND JOANNA GAINES 9780718079185 THOMAS NELSON PUBLISHERS Oct. 2016 $26.99
5 THE SHACK-Paperback WILLIAM PAUL YOUNG 9780964729230 WINDBLOWN MEDIA, a division of Hachette Book Group USA Jul. 2008 $15.00
6 UNINVITED LYSA TERKEURST 9781400205875 THOMAS NELSON PUBLISHERS Aug. 2016 $16.99
7 THE SHACK-Movie Edition2 WILLIAM PAUL YOUNG 9781455567607 WINDBLOWN MEDIA, a division of Hachette Book Group USA Nov. 2016 $15.99
8 CAPITAL GAINES CHIP GAINES 9780785216308 THOMAS NELSON PUBLISHERS Oct. 2017 $24.99
9 TOTAL MONEY MAKEOVER CLASSIC EDITION DAVE RAMSEY 9781595555274 THOMAS NELSON PUBLISHERS Sep. 2013 $24.99
10 LAUGH-OUT-LOUD JOKES FOR KIDS ROB ELLIOTT 9780800788032 REVELL (BAKER PUBLISHING GROUP) Aug. 2010 $4.99
11 ANXIOUS FOR NOTHING MAX LUCADO 9780718096120 THOMAS NELSON PUBLISHERS Sep. 2017 $22.99
12 THE JESUS STORYBOOK BIBLE SALLY LLOYD-JONES 9780310708254 ZONDERKIDZ Feb. 2007 $17.99
13 FERVENT PRISCILLA SHIRER 9781433688676 B&H PUBLISHING GROUP Aug. 2015 $16.99
14 THE PARADIGM JONATHAN CAHN 9781629994765 FRONTLINE (CHARISMA HOUSE) Sep. 2017 $21.99
15 PRESENT OVER PERFECT SHAUNA NIEQUIST 9780310342991 ZONDERVAN Aug. 2016 $22.99
16 THIS LIFE I LIVE RORY FEEK 9780718090197 THOMAS NELSON PUBLISHERS Feb. 2017 $24.99
17 THE BEGINNER'S BIBLE ZONDERVAN 9780310750130 ZONDERKIDZ Oct. 2016 $16.99
18 THE BOOK OF MYSTERIES JONATHAN CAHN 9781629989419 FRONTLINE (CHARISMA HOUSE) Sep. 2016 $21.99
19 THE PURPOSE DRIVEN LIFE RICK WARREN 9780310337508 ZONDERVAN Dec. 2013 $16.99
20 THE SHACK-Movie Edition WILLIAM PAUL YOUNG 9781455567614 WINDBLOWN MEDIA, a division of Hachette Book Group USA Nov. 2016 $9.99
21 KNOCK-KNOCK JOKES FOR KIDS ROB ELLIOTT 9780800788223 REVELL (BAKER PUBLISHING GROUP) Jun. 2013 $4.99
22 SHAKEN TIM TEBOW 9780735289864 WATERBROOK, an imprint of Penguin Random House Oct. 2016 $25.00
23 BOUNDARIES HENRY CLOUD 9780310247456 ZONDERVAN Mar. 2002 $16.99
24 BATTLEFIELD OF THE MIND JOYCE MEYER 9780446691093 FAITHWORDS, a division of Hachette Book Group USA Oct. 2002 $14.99
25 THE CASE FOR CHRIST LEE STROBEL 9780310345862 ZONDERVAN Sep. 2016 $16.99
26 JESUS CALLING-Deluxe Edition SARAH YOUNG 9780718042820 THOMAS NELSON PUBLISHERS Nov. 2015 $19.99
27 GOD BLESS YOU & GOOD NIGHT HANNAH HALL 9781400322947 THOMAS NELSON PUBLISHERS Sep. 2013 $9.99
28 DIVINE DIRECTION CRAIG GROESCHEL 9780310342830 ZONDERVAN Feb. 2017 $22.99
29 THE ACTION BIBLE SERGIO CARIELLO 9780781444996 DAVID C COOK Sep. 2010 $27.99
30 LOVE STORY KAREN KINGSBURY 9781451687590 HOWARD BOOKS, a division of Simon & Schuster Jun. 2017 $22.99
31 GOLIATH MUST FALL LOUIE GIGLIO 9780718088866 THOMAS NELSON PUBLISHERS May. 2017 $16.99
32 GOD GAVE US EASTER LISA TAWN BERGREN 9780307730725 WATERBROOK, an imprint of Penguin Random House Jan. 2013 $10.99
33 THE STORY OF CHRISTMAS PATRICIA A. PINGRY 9780824918453 IDEALS/ WORTHY PUBLISHING Aug. 2010 $6.99
34 BLESSED IN THE DARKNESS JOEL OSTEEN 9781455534326 FAITHWORDS, a division of Hachette Book Group USA Oct. 2017 $26.00
35 SOAR! T. D. JAKES 9781455553907 FAITHWORDS, a division of Hachette Book Group USA Oct. 2017 $25.00
36 LOVE DOES BOB GOFF 9781400203758 THOMAS NELSON PUBLISHERS Apr. 2012 $16.99
37 TOUCH AND FEEL NEVER TOUCH A MONSTER MAKE BELIEVE IDEAS LTD 9781785983955 THOMAS NELSON PUBLISHERS Jul. 2016 $9.99
38 GOD GAVE US CHRISTMAS LISA TAWN BERGREN 9781400071753 WATERBROOK, an imprint of Penguin Random House Oct. 2006 $10.99
39 THE LOVE DARE ALEX KENDRICK AND STEPHEN KENDRICK 9781433679599 B&H PUBLISHING GROUP Jan. 2013 $14.99
40 UNINVITED STUDY GUIDE LYSA TERKEURST 9781400206001 THOMAS NELSON PUBLISHERS Aug. 2016 $12.99
41 OF MESS AND MOXIE JEN HATMAKER 9780718031848 THOMAS NELSON PUBLISHERS Aug. 2017 $22.99
42 JESUS CALLING ADULT COLORING BOOK SARAH YOUNG 9780718091262 THOMAS NELSON PUBLISHERS Feb. 2017 $15.99
43 PRECIOUS MOMENTS: LITTLE BOOK OF PRAYERS THOMAS NELSON 9781400322787 THOMAS NELSON PUBLISHERS Sep. 2013 $9.99
44 NLT ECONOMY BIBLE TYNDALE 9781414309477 TYNDALE HOUSE PUBLISHERS Mar. 2006 $5.99
45 THE MANUAL TO MANHOOD JONATHAN CATHERMAN 9780800722296 REVELL (BAKER PUBLISHING GROUP) Apr. 2014 $14.99
46 A LIFE BEYOND AMAZING DAVID JEREMIAH 9780718079901 THOMAS NELSON PUBLISHERS Oct. 2017 $24.99
47 GRACE, NOT PERFECTION EMILY LEY 9780718085223 THOMAS NELSON PUBLISHERS Oct. 2016 $16.99
48 I AM A CHURCH MEMBER THOM S. RAINER 9781433679735 B&H PUBLISHING GROUP May. 2013 $12.99
49 THE BERENSTAIN BEARS AND THE EASTER STORY JAN & MIKE BERENSTAIN 9780310720874 ZONDERKIDZ Jan. 2012 $4.99
50 THINK BETTER, LIVE BETTER JOEL OSTEEN 9780892969678 FAITHWORDS, a division of Hachette Book Group USA Oct. 2016 $24.00
51 GOD GAVE US YOU LISA TAWN BERGREN 9780307729910 WATERBROOK, an imprint of Penguin Random House Jul. 2011 $6.99
52 LOVE & RESPECT EMERSON EGGERICHS 9781591451877 THOMAS NELSON PUBLISHERS Sep. 2004 $24.99
53 THE BROKEN WAY ANN VOSKAMP 9780310318583 ZONDERVAN Oct. 2016 $22.99
54 AWAKEN PRISCILLA SHIRER 9781462776344 B&H PUBLISHING GROUP Aug. 2017 $16.99
55 NEW MORNING MERCIES PAUL DAVID TRIPP 9781433541384 CROSSWAY Oct. 2014 $22.99
56 JESUS CALLING: 365 DEVOTIONS FOR KIDS SARAH YOUNG 9781400316342 THOMAS NELSON PUBLISHERS Oct. 2010 $15.99
57 STORY OF EASTER PATRICIA A. PINGRY 9780824918446 IDEALS/ WORTHY PUBLISHING Jan. 2010 $6.99
58 THE EBB TIDE BEVERLY LEWIS 9780764212505 BETHANY HOUSE (BAKER PUBLISHING GROUP) Apr. 2017 $15.99
59 SLAM DUNK JOKES FOR KIDS BOB PHILLIPS 9780736913461 HARVEST HOUSE PUBLISHERS Mar. 2004 $4.99
60 THE BATTLE PLAN FOR PRAYER STEPHEN KENDRICK AND ALEX KENDRICK 9781433688669 B&H PUBLISHING GROUP Aug. 2015 $16.99
61 THE NIGHT BEFORE CHRISTMAS CLEMENT MOORE 9780824918842 IDEALS/ WORTHY PUBLISHING Oct. 2011 $6.99
62 POCKET PRAYERS MAX LUCADO 9780718014049 THOMAS NELSON PUBLISHERS Oct. 2014 $2.99
63 ONLY LOVE TODAY RACHEL MACY STAFFORD 9780310346746 ZONDERVAN Mar. 2017 $22.99
64 THE 21 IRREFUTABLE LAWS OF LEADERSHIP JOHN C. MAXWELL 9780785288374 THOMAS NELSON PUBLISHERS Sep. 2007 $25.99
65 JESUS CALLING-Large Print, Deluxe Edition SARAH YOUNG 9781400318131 THOMAS NELSON PUBLISHERS Sep. 2011 $24.99
66 CRAZY LOVE FRANCIS CHAN 9781434705945 DAVID C. COOK Apr. 2013 $16.99
67 RV-1909 SANTA BIBLIA BARBOUR PUBLISHING 9781586609733 BARBOUR PUBLISHING Mar. 2003 $2.99
68 IN THIS MOMENT KAREN KINGSBURY 9781451687620 HOWARD BOOKS, a division of Simon & Schuster Nov. 2017 $23.99
69 KNOW YOUR BIBLE PAUL KENT 9781602600157 BARBOUR PUBLISHING Feb. 2008 $2.49
70 WILD AT HEART JOHN ELDREDGE 9781400200399 THOMAS NELSON PUBLISHERS Apr. 2011 $16.99
71 DRAW THE CIRCLE MARK BATTERSON 9780310327127 ZONDERVAN Dec. 2012 $16.99
72 JESUS ALWAYS Large Print, Deluxe Edition SARAH YOUNG 9780718095413 THOMAS NELSON PUBLISHERS Oct. 2017 $24.99
73 THE COMPLETE ILLUSTRATED CHILDRENS BIBLE JANICE EMMERSON 9780736962131 HARVEST HOUSE PUBLISHERS Jul. 2014 $24.99
74 THE POWER OF A PRAYING WIFE STORMIE OMARTIAN 9780736957496 HARVEST HOUSE PUBLISHERS Feb. 2014 $15.99
75 SHE'S STILL THERE CHRYSTAL EVANS HURST 9780310347811 ZONDERVAN Aug. 2017 $16.99
76 THE 5 LOVE LANGUAGES OF CHILDREN GARY D. CHAPMAN 9780802412850 MOODY PUBLISHERS May. 2016 $15.99
77 COP UNDER FIRE DAVID CLARKE 9781617958571 WORTHY PUBLISHING Feb. 2017 $21.99
78 I PRAYED FOR YOU THOMAS NELSON 9780718049874 THOMAS NELSON PUBLISHERS Nov. 2015 $8.99
79 WHEN GOD MADE YOU MATTHEW PAUL TURNER 9781601429186 WATERBROOK, an imprint of Penguin Random House Feb. 2017 $11.99
80 LOTS OF KNOCK-KNOCK JOKES FOR KIDS WHEE WINN 9780310750628 ZONDERKIDZ Feb. 2016 $3.99
81 A CHILD'S FIRST BIBLE KENNETH N. TAYLOR 9780842331746 TYNDALE HOUSE PUBLISHERS Sep. 2000 $12.99
82 NOTHING TO PROVE JENNIE ALLEN 9781601429612 WATERBROOK, an imprint of Penguin Random House Jan. 2017 $22.99
83 JESUS CALLING, Deluxe Edition SARAH YOUNG 9781400320110 THOMAS NELSON PUBLISHERS Feb. 2013 $19.99
84 A SIMPLIFIED LIFE EMILY LEY 9780718098308 THOMAS NELSON PUBLISHERS Nov. 2017 $19.99
85 CREED ADAM HAMILTON 9781501813719 ABINGDON PRESS Dec. 2016 $19.99
86 THE CHRISTMAS STORY PATRICIA PINGRY 9780824919115 IDEALS/ WORTHY PUBLISHING Aug. 2013 $6.99
87 NIV ADVENTURE BIBLE LAWRENCE O. RICHARDS 9780310727477 ZONDERKIDZ Jun. 2013 $29.99
88 3-MINUTE DEVOTIONS FOR TEEN GIRLS APRIL FRAZIER 9781630588564 BARBOUR PUBLISHING Apr. 2015 $4.99
89 FROSTY THE SNOWMAN JACK ROLLINS 9780824919108 IDEALS/ WORTHY PUBLISHING Sep. 2013 $12.99
90 THE ROAD BACK TO YOU IAN MORGAN CRON 9780830846191 INTERVARSITY PRESS Oct. 2016 $24.00
91 FINDING GOBI DION LEONARD 9780718098575 THOMAS NELSON PUBLISHERS Jun. 2017 $16.99
92 AUDACIOUS BETH MOORE 9781433690525 B&H PUBLISHING GROUP Nov. 2015 $17.99
93 THE CIRCLE MAKER MARK BATTERSON 9780310346913 ZONDERVAN Dec. 2016 $16.99
94 SEEKING ALLAH, FINDING JESUS NABEEL QURESHI 9780310527237 ZONDERVAN Apr. 2016 $17.99
95 THE DANIEL DILEMMA CHRIS HODGES 9780718091538 THOMAS NELSON PUBLISHERS Oct. 2017 $16.99
96 20 WAYS TO MAKE EVERY DAY BETTER JOYCE MEYER 9781455560028 FAITHWORDS, a division of Hachette Book Group USA Apr. 2017 $22.00
97 TOUCH AND FEEL: NEVER TOUCH A DINOSAUR MAKE BELIEVE IDEAS LTD 9781785989452 THOMAS NELSON PUBLISHERS Feb. 2017 $9.99
98 SAY AND PRAY BIBLE DIANE STORTZ 9780718036577 THOMAS NELSON PUBLISHERS Jul. 2015 $9.99
99 MORE LAUGH-OUT-LOUD JOKES FOR KIDS ROB ELLIOTT 9780800788216 REVELL (BAKER PUBLISHING GROUP) Jun. 2014 $4.99
100 WITHOUT WARNING JOEL C. ROSENBERG 9781496406163 TYNDALE HOUSE PUBLISHERS Mar. 2017 $26.99

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