WestBow Press News, Press Releases

WestBow Press News

As one of the leaders in self-publishing and Christian publishing, we remain active in the publishing industry and periodically make appearances in the media. We'll keep you updated on WestBow Press news, press releases and announcements.

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Recent Press Releases

Jan. 11, 2016 – WestBow Press Announces Writing Contest Winners

WestBow Press announced Tuesday that The Hungering Dark by Stephen R. Clark was the grand prize winning manuscript for its 2015 New Look Writing Contest. Read More

Sept. 17, 2015 – Thomas Nelson Acquires WestBow Press Title Daniel Revisited: Discovering the Four Mideast Signs Leading to the Antichrist

WestBow Press, the supported self-publishing services provider of Thomas Nelson and Zondervan, announced Thursday that Christian publisher Thomas Nelson has acquired Daniel Revisited: Discovering the Four Mideast Signs Leading to the Antichrist by Mark Davidson.  Read More

Sept. 2, 2015 – WestBow Press Accepting Entries for its Second Annual New Look Writing Contest

WestBow Press, the supported self-publishing services provider of Zondervan and Thomas Nelson, is now accepting entries for its Second Annual New Look Writing Contest. Top prizes include WestBow Press publishing packages and marketing through the BookLook Bloggers program.  Read More

March 17, 2015 – WestBow Press Launches Lighthouse Recognition Program

WestBow Press, the supported self-publishing services provider of Thomas Nelson and Zondervan, launched earlier this week its new Lighthouse Recognition Program, intended to recognize those titles which have sold at least 1,500 copies, in either print or electronic format, in the retail channel. Read More

Jan. 13, 2015 – Zondervan Acquires WestBow Press Title For the Least of These: A Biblical Answer to Poverty

WestBow Press, the supported self-publishing services provider of Thomas Nelson and Zondervan, is pleased to announce that Zondervan has acquired the rights to For the Least of These: A Biblical Answer to Poverty, edited by Anne Bradley and Art Lindsley. Read More

October 2, 2014 – Thomas Nelson Acquires WestBow Press Title Unlocking the Secrets of the Feasts

WestBow Press, the supported self-publishing services provider of Thomas Nelson and Zondervan, is pleased to announce that Thomas Nelson has acquired Unlocking the Secrets of the Feasts: The Prophecies in the Feasts of Leviticus by Michael Norten. Read More

June 3, 2014 – Thomas Nelson Acquires WestBow Press Title Bikin’ and Brotherhood – My Journey

WestBow Press, the strategic, supported self-publishing alliance between HarperCollins Christian Publishing and Author Solutions, LLC, is pleased to announce that Thomas Nelson has acquired David Charles Spurgeon’s memoir, Bikin’ and Brotherhood – My JourneyRead More

January 6, 2014  WestBow Press Now a Division of Thomas Nelson & Zondervan

HarperCollins Christian Publishing, Inc. announced  plans today to expand WestBow Press. The strategic self-publishing alliance between HarperCollins Christian Publishing and Author Solutions, LLC, will begin to service the Zondervan publishing group, as it currently does Thomas Nelson. ... Read More

 
News Articles

March 17, 2014 - The Parable Group Launches Writing Contest Sponsored by WestBow Press

The Parable Group announced the launch of its Aspiring Authors Writing contest, sponsered by WestBow Press, the strategic self-publishing division of Thomas Nelson and Zondervan. ... Read More

Nov. 2013 – Publishers Weekly - Keeping Faith with Authors

WestBow Press was featured in the Nov. 2013 edition of Publishers Weekly. Successful self-publishing might be fairly new, but WestBow Press can trace its roots back more than 200 years. ... Read More

Oct. 21, 2011Sarah Pulliam Bailey: A New World for Authors

The Indianapolis Star interviewed independent authors at the 2011 Indie Author Conference hosted by WestBow Press and its parent company Author Solutions, Inc. ... Read More

Aug. 16, 2010Self-Publishing: Changing Model, Getting Respect

WestBow Press and the evolving landscape of the self-publishing industry were featured in a Publishers Weekly article that specifically addresses the religious communities' embrace of self-publishing ... Read More

Nov. 3, 2009Author Wendy Lee shares why Thomas Nelson Started Self-Publishing Division

The launch and focus of WestBow Press was featured in an article written in the Tennessean, a Nashville, TN based daily newspaper - "Thomas Nelson Creates Self-Publishing Division" ... Read More

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