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Jan 20, 2016, 10:00 ET
Left to right: Chip and Joanna Gaines

Chip And Joanna Gaines To Release Their First Book, The Magnolia Story, October 18

 The heart and soul behind HGTV's massive hit "Fixer Upper," husband-and-wife team Chip and Joanna Gaines, will release their first book, The...

Jan 14, 2016, 10:46 ET

Former ABC Bachelorette Emily Maynard Reveals Her Embarrassment Over Failed TV Engagements

 America's sweetheart, Emily Maynard, is known by millions for her unprecedented appearances on both The Bachelor and The Bachelorette. When...

Nov 05, 2015, 05:00 ET
Kenneth Bae, "Not Forgotten"

Former North Korean Political Prisoner Kenneth Bae Breaks His Silence In An Upcoming Book

 November 8 marks the one year anniversary of the release of Kenneth Bae, the longest-held U.S. prisoner in North Korean history. Next spring...

Jul 28, 2015, 12:26 ET

International Network of Children's Ministry (INCM) Adopts the International Children's Bible® as Its Official Bible Translation

Today, the International Network of Children's Ministry (INCM) announced that it has adopted the International Children's Bible® (ICB™)...

May 06, 2015, 12:00 ET

W Publishing Group to Release First and Only Authorized Biography of Presidential Hopeful Mike Huckabee

 Former Arkansas Governor Mike Huckabee announced yesterday that he will seek the Republican Party's nomination for President of the United...

Apr 14, 2015, 13:30 ET

W Publishing Group To Publish First Trade Work From Best-Selling Music Artist Laura Story

 Worship leader and recording artist Laura Story's life took an unexpected turn when her husband, Martin, was diagnosed with a brain tumor....

Mar 11, 2015, 14:18 ET

W Publishing Group Responds to Global Atrocities

 This past week, once again, the world witnessed the atrocities committed by the radical terrorist group ISIS, and similar extremist...

Nov 06, 2014, 11:00 ET

100,000+ People Take Before Amen Prayer Challenge

More than 100,000 people have signed up to take the Before Amen Prayer Challenge since its launch in September this year. Created by pastor...

Sep 18, 2014, 08:00 ET
America's Favorite Bachelor Sean Lowe to Release "For the Right Reasons" January 2015 (PRNewsFoto/Thomas Nelson)

Sean Lowe Inks Deal with Nelson Books

After "The Bachelorette" broke his heart, Sean Lowe suspected his "nice guy" image hurt him. America disagreed. In his new book with New York Times...

Jul 15, 2014, 11:26 ET
"So Not Okay" by author Nancy Rue, Thomas Nelson Publishers (PRNewsFoto/Thomas Nelson)

Bullying? That's So Not Okay! Join The Movement That's Sweeping Across The Country

 One out of every four students is bullied – 85% of these situations never receive intervention. Bestselling author Nancy Rue recently...

Apr 08, 2014, 18:10 ET
Heaven is for Real.  (PRNewsFoto/Thomas Nelson)

Heaven Is for Real - Bestselling book returns to top spot on New York Times list

 For the week of April 6, 2014, Heaven Is for Real was listed as the #1 nonfiction paperback on the New York Times bestseller list – its...

Mar 17, 2014, 11:53 ET

Bestselling Jesus Calling® brand celebrates 10 years and 10 million sold

The award-winning devotional that has inspired a generation recently reached a milestone: the Jesus Calling® brand has sold over 10 million...

Mar 10, 2014, 15:00 ET
Mandy Hale's new book "I've Never Been to Vegas," releases March 11.  (PRNewsFoto/Thomas Nelson)

Author, Blogger & Social Media Celebrity "The Single Woman" to Embark on RV Tour Promoting New Book "I've Never Been to Vegas but My Luggage Has"

THE BOOK Author and blogger Mandy Hale, affectionately known as "The Single Woman" to more than a million readers and social-media followers, will...

Jan 30, 2014, 08:00 ET

Franklin Graham to Release New Book on Lessons Learned from Father, Billy Graham

 Throughout much of the last century, the world has been captivated by the message of salvation delivered by Billy Graham. In his upcoming...

Jan 14, 2014, 07:00 ET
The Devotionals Daily app is available for purchase in the iTunes store.  (PRNewsFoto/Thomas Nelson)

Thomas Nelson Launches Fully Interactive App That Gives Readers Access To Several Bestselling Devotionals In One Convenient App

 Thomas Nelson announced an exciting development in interactive media today: the inspirational thoughts and insights of today's most...

Dec 10, 2013, 08:00 ET
Jack Countryman, creator and publisher of JCountryman gift books, hits twenty million units sold.  (PRNewsFoto/Thomas Nelson)

Bestselling JCountryman® Line Celebrates 20 Million Books Sold

Thomas Nelson announced today a milestone in gift book publishing: the bestselling JCountryman® line has sold over 20 million books. "Our...

Nov 25, 2013, 17:33 ET
'Heaven is for Real' sits on 'The New York Times' best seller list for three consecutive years.  (PRNewsFoto/Thomas Nelson)

'Heaven Is for Real' best seller sits on 'The New York Times' list for three consecutive years

 Since its release in November 2010, "Heaven Is for Real" by Todd Burpo with Lynn Vincent has become a publishing phenomenon. On November...

Oct 31, 2013, 08:00 ET
The Jesus Calling app is available for purchase in the  iTunes(R) Store. (PRNewsFoto/Thomas Nelson)

Bestselling Jesus Calling® Brand Celebrates Over 200,000 Apps Sold

Thomas Nelson announced today a milestone in interactive media: the bestselling Jesus Calling® app has sold over 200,000 units! Ranked in the...

May 22, 2013, 10:48 ET

Bestselling Jesus Calling® Brand Celebrates Over 150,000 Apps Sold

 Thomas Nelson Specialty Group is excited to announce a milestone in interactive media and the Jesus Calling® brand - over 150,000...

May 06, 2013, 12:33 ET
Jesus Today by Sarah Young (Thomas Nelson).  (PRNewsFoto/Thomas Nelson Publishers)

Thomas Nelson Bestseller Named 2013 Christian Book of the Year

 For the fifth year in a row a Thomas Nelson title has been recognized as the ECPA's Christian Book Awards Book of the Year. At the 2013...