The Christy Award™ Archives

HISTORICAL

2017

Winner

The Mark of the King

Jocelyn Green
Bethany House/ Baker Publishing Group
Finalist

Like a River from Its Course

Kelli Stuart
Kregel Publications
Finalist

Miriam

Mesu Andrews
WaterBrook

2016

Secrets She Kept
Winner

Secrets She Kept

Cathy Gohlke
Tyndale House Publishers
The Girl from the Train
Finalist

The Girl from the Train

Irma Joubert
Thomas Nelson
The Wood's Edge
Finalist

The Wood's Edge

Lori Benton
WaterBrook Press

2015

The Sentinels of Andersonville
Winner

The Sentinels of Andersonville

Tracy Groot
Tyndale House Publishers
The Advocate
Finalist

The Advocate

Randy Singer
Tyndale House Publishers
The Invention of Wings
Finalist

The Invention of Wings

Sue Monk
Viking

2014

Burning Sky
Winner

Burning Sky

Lori Benton
WaterBrook Multnomah Publishing Group
All for a Story
Finalist

All for a Story

Allison Pittman
Tyndale House Publishers
Sweet Mercy
Finalist

Sweet Mercy

Ann Tatlock
Bethany House/ Baker Publishing Group

2013

Flame of Resistance
Winner

Flame of Resistance

Tracy Groot
Tyndale House Publishers
Wedded to War
Finalist

Wedded to War

Jocelyn Green
RiverNorth, an imprint of Moody Publishing
A Wreath of Snow
Finalist

A Wreath of Snow

Liz Curtis Higgs
WaterBrook Multnomah Publishing Group

2012

Wonderland Creek
Winner

Wonderland Creek

Lynn Austin
Bethany House/ Baker Publishing Group
Forsaking All Others
Finalist

Forsaking All Others

Allison Pittman
Tyndale House Publishers
Mine is the Night
Finalist

Mine is the Night

Liz Curtis Higgs
WaterBrook Multnomah Publishing Group

2011

While We're Far Apart
Winner

While We're Far Apart

Lynn Austin
Bethany House/ Baker Publishing Group
Chosen: The Lost Diaries of Queen Esther
Finalist

Chosen: The Lost Diaries of Queen Esther

Ginger Garrett
David C. Cook
For Time & Eternity
Finalist

For Time & Eternity

Allison Pitman
Tyndale House Publishers

2010

Though Waters Roar
Winner

Though Waters Roar

Lynn Austin
Bethany House/ Baker Publishing Group
A Flickering Light
Finalist

A Flickering Light

Jane Kirkpatrick
WaterBrook Multnomah Publishing Group
The Swiss Courier
Finalist

The Swiss Courier

Tricia Goyer & Mike Yorkey
Revell/ Baker Publishing Group

2009

Winner

Until We Reach Home 

Lynn Austin
Bethany House Publishers
Finalist

Shadow of Colossus

T.L. Higley
B&H Publishing Group
Finalist

Washington's Lady

Nancy Moser
Bethany House Publishers

2008

Finalist

A Proper Pursuit

Lynn Austin
Bethany House, a division of Baker
Finalist

Lady of Milkweed Manor

Julie Klassen
Bethany House, a division of Baker Publishing Group
Finalist

Tendering in the Storm

Jane Kirkpatrick
WaterBrook Multnomah Publishing Group

2007

Winner

Madman

Tracy Groot
Moody Press
Finalist

Glastonbury Tor

LeAnne Hardy
Kregel
Finalist

Grace in Thine Eyes

Liz Curtis Higgs
WaterBrook Press
Finalist

Pieces of Silver

Maureen Lang
Kregel

2006

Winner

Whence Came a Prince

Liz Curtis Higgs
WaterBrook Press
Finalist

Glimpses of Paradise

James Scott Bell
Bethany House Publishers
Finalist

The Noble Fugitive

T. Davis Bunn & Isabella Bunn
Bethany House Publishers

2005

Winner

King’s Ransom by Jan Beazely/Thom Lemmons

WaterBrook Press
Finalist

Retribution

Randall Ingermanson
Zondervan
Finalist

Third Watch

Bodie & Brock Thoene
Tyndale

2004

Winner

Fire by Night

Lynn Austin
Bethany House Publishers
Finalist

Beyond the Sacred Page by Jack Cavanaugh

Zondervan
Finalist

First Light

Bodie and Brock Thoene
Tyndale House Publishers