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Oct 15, 2015, 09:00 ET

Zondervan Academic and BibleMesh Collaborate to Offer Online Distance Learning Courses

Zondervan Academic, a division of HarperCollins Christian Publishing, and BibleMesh, a producer of online courses for theological education,...

May 06, 2015, 17:59 ET

Zondervan receives five ECPA Christian Book Awards®

 At the ECPA Awards Banquet on May 5th in Murfreesboro, TN, Zondervan received a total of five 2015 ECPA Christian Book Awards®....

May 05, 2015, 09:11 ET

Avon FanLit Returns: In Search of the Next Avon Star

Avon Books, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, is partnering with JukePop, a crowdfunding platform for authors where supporters share in...

Apr 21, 2015, 20:13 ET

Jack Countryman's Graduation Books Surpass One Million Sold

Thomas Nelson announced today that the bestselling gift books, God's Promises for Graduates and God's Answers for the Graduate™ together have...

Mar 09, 2015, 16:39 ET

HarperCollins publicará novelas de Harper Lee en español

HarperCollins Publishers anunció hoy que ha adquirido a nivel mundial los derechos en todos los formatos en español de "Go Set a...

Mar 09, 2015, 16:05 ET

HarperCollins expande sus publicaciones al idioma español. Formando HarperCollins Español y HarperCollins Iberica

HarperCollins Publishers anunció hoy la expansión de sus esfuerzos de publicaciones en lengua española con la creación de...

Mar 02, 2015, 08:47 ET
Veronica Roth is the #1 New York Times bestselling author of the DIVERGENT series with more than 32 million copies sold worldwide.

HarperCollins Publishers Announces Two-Book Deal With Veronica Roth

HarperCollins Publishers announced today the acquisition of a two-book deal by international bestselling author Veronica Roth, author of the...

Jan 27, 2015, 10:01 ET

Avon Books & Powell's Books Launch "Mutual Attractions," Author-Curated Romance Recommendation Program

 This February, Powell's Books, in conjunction with Avon Books, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, launches a new author-curated romance...

Oct 03, 2014, 09:00 ET
HCCP acquires majority ownership in popular Brazilian Christian imprint. (PRNewsFoto/HarperCollins Christian)

HarperCollins Christian Publishing acquires majority ownership of Thomas Nelson Brasil

 Today, HarperCollins Christian Publishing (HCCP) announced its acquisition of majority ownership of Thomas Nelson Brasil (TNB) from joint...

Sep 09, 2014, 15:37 ET
ENDGAME: THE CALLING, written by international bestselling author James Frey and New York Times bestselling author Nils Johnson-Shelton, will be published on October 7th, 2014 (HarperCollins; $19.99; ISBN: 978-0-06-233255-5). (PRNewsFoto/HarperCollins Publishers)

International Bestselling Author James Frey Launches His Next Book Series with John Hanke, VP of Google's Niantic Labs, and a Musical Event

 On October 7, 2014 HarperCollins Publishers and New York Super Week will host a concert event to celebrate the release of ENDGAME: The...

Jul 28, 2014, 18:10 ET and WestBow Press (PRNewsFoto/HarperCollins Christian ...)

FaithGateway and WestBow Press host live webinar for aspiring authors

Aspiring authors need guidance.  Since 2009, WestBow Press, the self-publishing division of Thomas Nelson and Zondervan, has guided more than...

Apr 30, 2014, 14:30 ET
Thomas Nelson wins two Christian Book Awards (PRNewsFoto/HarperCollins Christian...)

Thomas Nelson wins two Christian Book Awards

 Thomas Nelson will take home two Christian Book Awards from the 2014 ECPA Executive Leadership Summit this week.  The publishing group...

Apr 29, 2014, 09:00 ET

Jack Countryman honored for his lifetime of achievements

 Publishing veteran Jack Countryman has hit another industry milestone.  After surpassing the 20 million-unit mark this past December as...

Apr 17, 2014, 08:00 ET

Four Christy Award Finalists for HarperCollins Christian Publishing

HarperCollins Christian Publishing is pleased to announce that the following Thomas Nelson and Zondervan novelists have been named finalists in the...

Apr 04, 2014, 10:18 ET
The Book of Forgiving by Desmond Tutu and Mpho Tutu is published by HarperOne, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers.  (PRNewsFoto/HarperCollins Publishers)

Desmond and Mpho Tutu Challenge the World to Forgive

Desmond Tutu and his daughter Mpho Tutu today announced the Tutu Global Forgiveness Challenge, a free online program starting May 4, 2014, designed...

Jan 15, 2014, 09:08 ET

HarperCollins, Google's Niantic Labs, 20th Century Fox Collaborate With Bestselling Author James Frey On Next Generation Cross-Media Project, ENDGAME

 HarperCollins Publishers US and UK announced today that it has acquired English language rights in their respective territories...

Jan 06, 2014, 08:00 ET

WestBow Press Now a Division of Thomas Nelson and Zondervan

 HarperCollins Christian Publishing, Inc. announced today plans to expand WestBow Press. The strategic self-publishing alliance between...

Dec 17, 2013, 08:00 ET

Thomas Nelson and Zondervan Receive Recognition from 2014 Book Awards

Late last week, Christianity Today released its "picks for the books most likely to shape evangelical life, thought, and culture," for 2014. ...

Nov 12, 2013, 08:30 ET
HarperCollins Christian Publishing Logo.  (PRNewsFoto/HarperCollins Christian Publishing)

HarperCollins Christian Publishing Hires New Vice-President of Marketing for Bible Group

 With more than 20 years of experience in the Christian retail industry, Dylan Hillhouse joins HarperCollins Christian Publishing as the new...

Jun 27, 2013, 13:45 ET

Nine 'Best Awards' for HarperCollins Christian Publishing

 HarperCollins Christian Publishing won a total of nine 2013 Christian Retailing's Best Awards at this year's annual International Christian...