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.

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J.V. Carr on Self-Publishing with WestBow Press

J.V. Carr, author of Username: Bladen, talks about why she decided to self-publish with WestBow Press ... 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 »