About WestBow Press

At WestBow Press, a division of Thomas Nelson & Zondervan, we help authors self-publish books. As a Christian publisher, we specialize in books with Christian morals, inspirational themes and family values. Whether you have commercial goals or simply desire to publish a book for friends and family, WestBow Press can help you create your book in your vision.

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Pete Nikolai, director of publishing services for Thomas Nelson Publishing, highlights the distinguishing factors of WestBow Press and explains why Thomas Nelson decided to create this self-publishing division.

Jarrod Polson, Author of "Living Beyond the Dream"

Former Kentucky Wildcat Jarrod Polson Keeps the Faith

Jarrod Polson, author of Living Beyond the Dream, talks about the importance of faith in family, basketball and book publishing. Watch Now »

Joe Castillo Shares How Sand Art Has Changed His Life in His New Book, "SandStory"

Drawing in sand on a light table, Joe Castillo is able to tell stories to music. “SandStory” went viral on YouTube and, after hundreds of invitations from around the world, it exploded into a totally unexpected career.  Learn More › 

Joe Castillo, Author of "SandStory"

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Julie Federico: The Bad Guys and Students Can Help Keep Schools Safe

January 27 – After the Sandy Hook school shooting, Julie Federico felt called to write two books on school violence prevention. Read More »