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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
FaithGateway.com 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...

Apr 22, 2013, 14:04 ET

HarperCollins Christian Publishing signs exclusive licensing partnership with Editorial CLIE

Last week, HarperCollins Christian Publishing entered into a licensing agreement with Spanish publishing house, Editorial CLIE.  With the...

Feb 26, 2013, 11:36 ET
Cody Simpson to publish first official book.  (PRNewsFoto/HarperCollins Publishers)

HarperCollins Acquires First Official Book From Global Superstar Cody Simpson

HarperCollins Publishers announced today the acquisition of the first official book from music sensation Cody Simpson.  WELCOME TO PARADISE:...

Nov 08, 2012, 08:03 ET
Literary Classic "Goodnight Moon" Comes To The iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch.   (PRNewsFoto/HarperCollins Publishers)

Literary Classic "Goodnight Moon" Comes To The iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch

 Loud Crow Interactive, award-winning publisher of digital children's books, in partnership with HarperCollins Publishers, announce...

Sep 12, 2012, 14:05 ET
Bestselling 39 Clues Author Peter Lerangis Writes Epic Adventure Series For HarperCollins.  (PRNewsFoto/HarperCollins Publishers)

Bestselling 39 Clues Author Peter Lerangis Writes Epic Adventure Series For HarperCollins

HarperCollins Publishers announced today the forthcoming worldwide publication of Seven Wonders, a gripping new seven-book series by Peter...

Jul 11, 2012, 13:03 ET

HarperCollins Children's Books Signs Newbery Medal-Winner Neil Gaiman For A Major Multi-Book Deal

HarperCollins Publishers announced today that it has signed #1 New York Times bestselling and Newbery Medal-winning author Neil Gaiman to a...

Mar 30, 2012, 10:38 ET
International Pop Sensation One Direction Sign Multi-book Deal With HarperCollins.  (PRNewsFoto/HarperCollins Publishers)

International Pop Sensation One Direction Sign Multi-Book Deal With HarperCollins

HarperCollins Publishers announced today the acquisition of the first US edition of the official book from international pop sensation One...

Feb 21, 2012, 10:14 ET
HarperCollins Acquires Second Official Photographic Book From Justin Bieber.  (PRNewsFoto/HarperCollins Publishers)

HarperCollins Acquires Second Official Photographic Book From Justin Bieber

 HarperCollins announced today the acquisition of JUSTIN BIEBER: JUST GETTING STARTED, the second official photographic book from...

Jan 05, 2012, 11:03 ET
Chris Columbus photo credit Doane Gregory.  (PRNewsFoto/HarperCollins Children's Books)

HarperCollins Publishers Signs Director Chris Columbus For New Book Series

 HarperCollins Publishers announced today that it has preempted rights to a three-book middle-grade series, House of Secrets by...