Christian Book Award®

The Christian Book Award® recognizes excellence in Christian books and is among the oldest and most prestigious awards in Christian publishing. Each year, finalists and winners are announced in Non-Fiction (Biography & Memoir, Christian Living, Faith & Culture), New Author, Devotion & Gift, Children, Young People's Literature, Bibles, Bible Study, Ministry Resources and Bible Reference; with one title chosen as the Christian Book of the Year®. Beginning in 2017, Fiction works will be recognized in The Christy Award™ program.


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The Christy Award™

Honoring and Promoting Excellence in Christian Fiction


The Christy Award™ is designed to nurture and encourage creativity and quality in the writing and publishing of fiction written from a Christian worldview and showcase the diversion of genres.


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