The Christy Award™ Archives

YOUNG ADULT

2017

Winner

The Silent Songbird

Melanie Dickerson
Thomas Nelson
Finalist

If You're Gone

Brittany Goodwin
Edge of 22
Finalist

Unblemished

Sara Ella
Thomas Nelson

2016

The Choosing
Winner

The Choosing

Rachelle Dekker
Tyndale House Publishers
Rebel
Finalist

Rebel

R.J. Anderson
Enclave Publishing
To Get to You
Finalist

To Get to You

Joanne Bischof
Independently Published

2015

Storm Siren
Winner

Storm Siren

Mary Weber
Thomas Nelson, Harper Collins Christian Publishing
Failstate: Nemesis
Finalist

Failstate: Nemesis

John W. Otte
Enclave Publishing
This Quiet Sky
Finalist

This Quiet Sky

Joanne Bischof
Independently Published

2013

Child of the Mountains
Winner

Child of the Mountains

Marilyn Sue Shank
Delacorte Press, a division of Random House
Failstate
Finalist

Failstate

John W. Otte
Marcher Lord Press
Interrupted: A Life Beyond Words
Finalist

Interrupted: A Life Beyond Words

Rachel Coker
Zondervan, Harper Collins Christian Publishing

2012

Waterfall
Winner

Waterfall

Lisa T. Bergren
David C Cook
How Huge the Night
Finalist

How Huge the Night

Heather Munn and Lydia Munn
Kregel Publications
The Merchant's Daughter
Finalist

The Merchant's Daughter

Melanie Dickerson
Zondervan

2011

Motorcycles, Sushi, and One Strange Book
Winner

Motorcycles, Sushi, and One Strange Book

Nancy Rue
Zondervan
The Charlatan's Boy
Finalist

The Charlatan's Boy

Jonathan Rogers
WaterBrook Press
The Healer's Apprentice
Finalist

The Healer's Apprentice

Melanie Dickerson
Zondervan

2010

North! Or Be Eaten
Winner

North! Or Be Eaten

Andrew Peterson
WaterBrook Multnomah Publishing Group
Beautiful
Finalist

Beautiful

Cindy Martinusen
Thomas Nelson
The Blue Umbrella
Finalist

The Blue Umbrella

Mike Mason
David C. Cook

2009

Winner

I Have Seen Him in the Watchfires 

Cathy Gohlke
Moody Publishers
Finalist

The Fruit of My Lipstick

Shelley Adina
FaithWords
Finalist

On the Edge of the Dark Sea of Darkness

Andrew Peterson
WaterBrook Multnomah Publishing Group

2008

Winner

Hollywood Nobody

Lisa Samson
Thomas Nelson
Finalist

In Between

Jenny B. Jones
NavPress Publishing Group
Finalist

Maggie Come Lately

Michelle Buckman
NavPress Publishing Group

2007

Winner

William Henry is a Fine Name

Cathy Gohlke
Moody Press
Finalist

Bad Idea

Todd Hafer and Jedd Hafer
NavPress
Finalist

The Way of the Wilderking

Jonathan Rogers
B&H Publishing Group