Christian Fiction Bestsellers, Christmas 2022

Christian Fiction Bestsellers, Christmas 2022
Compiled and distributed by the
Evangelical Christian Publishers Association
(ECPA)
Rank
Title Author ISBN Publisher Pub
Date
List
Price
Award
1 A CLASSIC CHRISTMAS LOUISA MAY ALCOTT AND HANS CHRISTIAN ANDERSEN AND CHARLES DICKENS 9780785232223 THOMAS NELSON PUBLISHERS Oct. 2019 $17.99
2 WHY CHRISTMAS TREES AREN'T PERFECT RICHARD H. SCHNEIDER 9781501825835 ABINGDON Sep. 2016 $12.99
3 A QUILT FOR CHRISTMAS MELODY CARLSON 9780800739348 REVELL (BAKER PUBLISHING GROUP) Sep. 2022 $16.99
4 THE WISH BOOK CHRISTMAS LYNN AUSTIN 9781496452528 TYNDALE HOUSE PUBLISHERS Sep. 2021 $12.99
5 ONE GREAT LOVE EDITORS AT PARACLETE PRESS 9781640607965 PARACLETE PRESS Oct. 2022 $21.99
6 AN AMISH CHRISTMAS WEDDING AMY CLIPSTON AND KATHLEEN FULLER AND KELLY IRVIN 9780310361398 ZONDERVAN Oct. 2020 $15.99
7 O LITTLE TOWN AMANDA WEN AND DEBORAH RANEY AND JANYRE TROMP 9780825447488 KREGEL PUBLICATIONS Sep. 2022 $16.99
8 THE ATONEMENT CHILD FRANCINE RIVERS 9781414370644 TYNDALE HOUSE PUBLISHERS Jun. 2012 $15.99
9 CHRISTMAS STORIES MAX LUCADO 9781401685430 THOMAS NELSON PUBLISHERS Aug. 2011 $17.99
10 MANCHESTER CHRISTMAS JOHN GRAY 9781640607446 PARACLETE PRESS Sep. 2021 $16.99
11 AN IVY HILL CHRISTMAS JULIE KLASSEN 9780764233807 BETHANY HOUSE (BAKER PUBLISHING GROUP) Sep. 2020 $16.99
12 THE CHRISTMAS CANDLE MAX LUCADO 9781401689940 THOMAS NELSON PUBLISHERS Oct. 2013 $16.99
13 MR. NICHOLAS CHRISTOPHER DE VINCK 9781640607354 PARACLETE PRESS Sep. 2021 $20.00
14 UNDER THE TEXAS MISTLETOE KAREN WITEMEYER 9780764239311 BETHANY HOUSE (BAKER PUBLISHING GROUP) Aug. 2021 $14.99

Awards Legend:

Bronze Award Bronze Award (over 100,000 sold)

Gold Award Gold Award (over 500,000 sold)

Platinum Award Platinum Award (1 million sold)

Double Diamond Award Diamond Award (10 million sold)

Christian Book Award® Christian Book Award® winner

Book of the Year Book of the Year winner

Christy Award Christy Award winner

American Christian Fiction Carol Award winner ACFW Carol Award winner


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The ECPA Bestsellers Lists rank the bestselling books published by ECPA members from the previous month, as reported to NPD BookScan by these reporting retailers.

NPD is the purveyor of data, analytics, and consumer insights for the book business, as well as many other businesses such as consumer packaged goods, toys, fashion, digital gaming, and more around the world.

Titles appearing on the Christian Bestsellers Lists represent content published by ECPA members in good standing. Placement on the list does not imply endorsement of content by ECPA or its member publishers, who represent diverse perspectives within the Christian tradition. For more information about NPD's bestseller reporting, including qualifying event sales, visit https://ecpa.org/page/BestsellersReporting.

The ECPA Bestseller Lists are compiled using adult book sales data from Christian retail stores across the U.S. A book must have sales in at least 20% of reporting stores during at least one week of the represented reporting cycle to be placed on the list. Only Trade Paper, Cloth and Mass Market Paper books are reported, tracts, mini-books or booklets are not included on this list. Only books which are offered to Christian stores at a trade discount from a publisher or wholesaler are featured on the list. Seasonal/holiday books are omitted from this list.

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