f a i t h * i n * f i c t i o n: 2007 Christy Award Finalists

f a i t h * i n * f i c t i o n

Monday, May 14, 2007

2007 Christy Award Finalists

Congrats to all the nominees!

The Christy Awards 2007 Nominees

CONTEMPORARY (STAND ALONE)

  • Dwelling Places by Vinita Hampton Wright (HarperOne)
  • Straight Up by Lisa Samson (WaterBrook Press)
  • Winter Birds by Jamie Langston Turner (Bethany House Publishers)

CONTEMPORARY (SERIES, SEQUELS AND NOVELLAS)

  • The Brethren by Beverly Lewis (Bethany House Publishers)
  • Escape from Fred by Brad Whittington (B&H Publishing Group)
  • The Proof by Austin Boyd (NavPress)

HISTORICAL (includes four titles due to a tie)

  • Glastonbury Tor by LeAnne Hardy (Kregel)
  • Grace in Thine Eyes by Liz Curtis Higgs (WaterBrook Press)
  • Madman by Tracy Groot (Moody Press)
  • Pieces of Silver by Maureen Lang (Kregel)

ROMANCE

  • The Measure of a Lady by Deeanne Gist (Bethany House Publishers)
  • Monday Morning Faith by Lori Copeland (Zondervan)
  • The Redemption by M. L. Tyndall (Barbour)

SUSPENSE

  • The Begotten by Lisa T. Bergren (Berkley)
  • The Hidden by Kathryn Mackel (Thomas Nelson)
  • Plague Maker by Tim Downs (Thomas Nelson)

LITS

  • The Cubicle Next Door by Siri Mitchell (Harvest House Publishers)
  • Everything’s Coming Up Josey by Susan May Warren (Steeple Hill Café)
  • Sisterchicks in Gondolas by Robin Jones Gunn (Multnomah)

YOUNG ADULT
  • Bad Idea by Todd and Jedd Hafer (NavPress)
  • The Way of the Wilderking by Jonathan Rogers (B&H Publishing Group)
  • William Henry Is a Fine Name by Cathy Gohlke (Moody Press)

FIRST NOVEL

  • Watching the Tree Limbs by Mary DeMuth (NavPress)
  • Where Mercy Flows by Karen Harter (Center Street)
  • William Henry Is a Fine Name by Cathy Gohlke (Moody Press)