The Christy Award™ Archives

VISIONARY

2017

Winner

The Long Journey to Jake Palmer

James Rubart
Thomas Nelson
Finalist

The Alliance

Jolina Petersheim
Tyndale House Publishers
Finalist

King's Folly

Jill Williamson
Bethany House/ Baker Publishing Group

2016

The Five Times I Met Myself
Winner

The Five Times I Met Myself

James L. Rubart
Thomas Nelson
A Time to Speak
Finalist

A Time to Speak

Nadine Brandes
Enclave Publishing
Waking Beauty
Finalist

Waking Beauty

Sarah E. Morin
Enclave Publishing

2015

Once Beyond a Time
Winner

Once Beyond a Time

Ann Tatlock
Heritage Beacon Fiction
Shadow Hand
Finalist

Shadow Hand

Anne Elisabeth Stengl
Bethany House/ Baker Publishing Group
A Time to Die
Finalist

A Time to Die

Nadine Brandes
Enclave Publishing

2014

Dragonwitch
Winner

Dragonwitch

Anne Elisabeth Stengl
Bethany House/ Baker Publishing Group
A Cast of Stones
Finalist

A Cast of Stones

Patrick W. Carr
Bethany House/ Baker Publishing Group
Numb
Finalist

Numb

John W. Otte
Marcher Lord Press

2013

Soul's Gate
Winner

Soul's Gate

James L. Rubart
Thomas Nelson, Harper Collins Christian Publishing
Daughter of Light
Finalist

Daughter of Light

Morgan L. Busse
Marcher Lord Press
Starflower
Finalist

Starflower

Anne Elisabeth Stengl
Bethany House/ Baker Publishing Group

2012

Veiled Rose
Winner

Veiled Rose

Anne Elisabeth Stengl
Bethany House/ Baker Publishing Group
The Chair
Finalist

The Chair

James L. Rubart
B&H Publishing Group
Forbidden
Finalist

Forbidden

Ted Dekker and Tosca Lee
Center Street, a division of Hachette Book Group USA

2011

To Darkness Fled
Winner

To Darkness Fled

Jill Williamson
Marcher Lord Press
Konig's Fire
Finalist

Konig's Fire

Marc Schooley
Marcher Lord Press
The Last Christian
Finalist

The Last Christian

David Gregory
WaterBrook Press

2010

By Darkness Hid
Winner

By Darkness Hid

Jill Williamson
Marcher Lord Press
The Enclave
Finalist

The Enclave

Karen Hancock
Bethany House/ Baker Publishing Group
Valley of the Shadow
Finalist

Valley of the Shadow

Tom Pawlik
Tyndale House Publishers

2009

Winner

Vanish 

Tom Pawlik
Tyndale House Publishers
Finalist

The Battle for Vast Dominion

George Bryan Polivka
Harvest House Publishers
Finalist

Shade

John B. Olson
B&H Publishing Group

2008

Winner

Scarlet

Stephen R. Lawhead
Thomas Nelson
Finalist

Auralia's Colors

Jeffrey Overstreet
WaterBrook Multnomah Publishing Group
Finalist

The Restorer

Sharon Hinck
NavPress Publishing Group

2006

Winner

Shadow Over Kiriath

Karen Hancock
Bethany House Publishers
Finalist

Legend of the Emerald Rose

Linda Wichman
Kregel Publications
Finalist

The Presence

Bill Myers
Zondervan

2005

Winner

The Shadow Within

Karen Hancock
Bethany House Publishers
Finalist

Beyond the Summerland

L.B. Graham
P&R Publishing
Finalist

Dragonspell

Donita K. Paul
WaterBrook Press