The 2009 Christy Book Awards Winners have been announced:
Beyond the Nightby Marlo Schalesky (WaterBrook Multnomah Publishing Group)Contemporary Series, Sequels, and Novellas
You Had Me at Good-bye by Tracey Bateman (FaithWords)Contemporary Standalone
Dogwood by Chris Fabry (Tyndale House Publishers)First Novel
Blue Hole Back Home by Joy Jordan-Lake (David C. Cook)Historical
Until We Reach Home by Lynn Austin (Bethany House Publishers)Historical Romance
From a Distance by Tamera Alexander (Bethany House Publishers)Suspense
The Rook by Steven James (Revell)Visionary
Vanish by Tom Pawlik (Tyndale House Publishers)Young Adult
I Have Seen Him in the Watchfires by Cathy Gohlke (Moody Publishers)Congratulations to the nominees and winners!!
Book Spotlight: Tom Sullivan's Alive Day(Thomas Nelson)
Synopsis: The story of Marine Antwone Carver, his psychiatrist Brendan McCarthy and Brendan's black labrador, Nelson.
This book cover is above. Alive Day is a sweet, fast, well written read. It seems so real to be fiction, and the spiritual takeaway makes you feel warm, fuzzy and safe. If you're feeling down and wonder if God has providence over your life, read this book.
Lift Every Voice Essay Contest
Deadline August 31. see website for details