Thursday, March 19, 2009

Christian Book Award Winners

Tonight was the Christian Book Awards at the Christian Book Expo in Dallas.

Here were the winners (links take you to the book at in six categories:

1. Bibles

ESV Study Bible

2. Children & Youth

Jeff Feldhahn and Eric Rice, For Young Men Only: A Guy's Guide to the Alien Gender

3. Christian Life

John Piper, Spectacular Sins: And Their Global Purpose in the Glory of Christ

4. Bible Reference & Study

Tremper Longman III and Peter Enns, eds., Dictionary of the Old Testament: Wisdom, Poetry & Writings

5. Inspiration & Gift

Jerry Bridges, Holiness Day by Day: Transformational Thoughts for Your Spiritual Journey Devotional (compiled by Thomas Womack)

6. Fiction

Susan Meissner, The Shape of Mercy: A Novel

Book of the Year

ESV Study Bible

The Dallas Morning News has a bit more info on the top prize.