2022 Top Shelf Winners

Bibles

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CSB Notetaking Bible, Stained Glass Editions

Designer: Jeff Godby, Art Director
Illustrator: Sarah Sparks
Publisher: B&H Publishing Group

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ESV Student Study Bible, Artist Series Hardcover

Designer: Joshua Noom
Publisher: Crossway

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NIV The Jesus Bible Artist Edition

Designer: Joshua Noom
Art Directors: Rob Jelsema and Passion Publishing
Publisher: Zondervan

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NLT One Step Closer Bible

In partnership with Candace Cameron Bure
Designer: Becca Barnett & Lauren Purtle
Publisher: DaySpring

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The One Year Bible, Multiple Translations

Designers/ Art Directors: Jennifer Ghionzoli and Koko Toyama
Illustrator: Wenjia Tang
Publisher: Tyndale House Publishers

Children's

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A Saint a Day: 365 True Stories of Faith and Heroism

Author: Meredith Hinds
Designer: Tiffany Forrester
Illustrator: Isabel Muñoz
Art Director: Sabryna Lugge
Publisher: Thomas Nelson Publishers

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Anxiety Elephants for Tween Girls &
Anxiety Elephants for Tween Boys

Author: Caris Snider
Designer: Gilbert & Carlson
Publisher: End Game Press

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The Biggest Story Bible Storybook

Author: Kevin DeYoung
Designer/Illustrator: Don Clark
Publisher: Crossway

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Darkest Night Brightest Day: A Family Devotional for the Easter Season

Author: Marty Machowski
Designer: Phil Schorr
Art Direction: New Growth Press
Publisher: New Growth Press

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Opal Lee and What It Means to Be Free: The True Story of the Grandmother of Juneteenth

Author: Alice Faye Duncan
Designer: Tiffany Forrester
Illustrator: Keturah A. Bobo
Art Director: Sabryna Lugge
Publisher: Thomas Nelson Publishers

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The Patricia St. John Series: Rainbow Garden; Secret at Pheasant Cottage; Star of Light; The Tanglewoods' Secret; Three Go Searching; Treasures of the Snow; Where the River Begins

Author: Patricia St. John
Designer: Tim Green, Faceout Studio
Art Director: Erik M. Peterson
Publisher: Moody Publishers

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Roar Like a Lion: 90 Devotions to a Courageous Faith

Author: Levi Lusko with Tama Fortner
Designer: Tiffany Forrester
Illustrator: Catherine Pearson
Art Director: Sabryna Lugge
Publisher: Thomas Nelson Publishers

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The Sower

Author: Scott James
Designer/Illustrator: Stephen Crotts
Publisher: Crossway

Fiction

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The Extraordinary Deaths of Mrs. Kip

Author: Sara Brunsvold
Designer: Laura Klynstra
Publisher: Revell/ Baker Publishing Group

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The Lady’s Mine

Author: Francine Rivers
Designer/Art Director: Dean Renninger
Publisher: Tyndale House Publishers

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Shaped by the Waves

Author: Christina Suzann Nelson
Designer: Andrea Gjeldum
Publisher: Bethany House/ Baker Publishing Group

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The Summer We Forgot

Author: Caroline George
Designer: Tim Green, Faceout Studio
Art Director: Halie Cotton
Publisher: Thomas Nelson Publishers

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We Were Kings

Author: Court Stevens
Designer: Amanda Hudson, Faceout Studio
Art Directors: Kristen Ingebreston and Halie Cotton
Publisher: Thomas Nelson Publishers

Nonfiction

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A Better Encouragement: Trading Self-Help for True Hope

Author: Lindsey Carlson
Designer: Crystal Courtney
Publisher: Crossway

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A Dozen Things God Did with Your Sin (And Three Things He'll Never Do)

Author: Sam Storms
Designer: Spencer Fuller, Faceout Studio
Publisher: Crossway

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A Rebel's Manifesto: Choosing Truth, Real Justice, and Love amid the Noise of Today’s World

Author: Sean McDowell
Designer: Eva M. Winters
Art Director: Dean Renninger
Publisher: Tyndale Momentum

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(A)Typical Woman: Free, Whole, and Called in Christ

Author: Abigail Dodds
Designer: Lindy Martin, Faceout Studio
Publisher: Crossway

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A Supreme Love: The Music of Jazz and the Hope of the Gospel

Author: William Edgar
Designer/Creative Director: David Fassett
Publisher: InterVarsity Press

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The Air We Breathe: How We All Came to Believe in Freedom, Kindness, Progress and Equality

Author: Glen Scrivener
Designer: Molly con Borstel, Faceout Studio
Art direction and design: André Parker
Publisher: The Good Book Company USA

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Blessed: Experiencing the Promise of the Book of Revelation

Author: Nancy Guthrie
Designer: Crystal Courtney
Publisher: Crossway

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Cultural Counterfeits: Confronting 5 Empty Promises of Our Age and How We Were Made for So Much More

Author: Jen Oshman
Designer: Crystal Courtney
Publisher: Crossway

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Do You Believe?: 12 Historic Doctrines to Change Your Everyday Life

Author: Paul David Tripp
Designer: Ordinary Folk
Publisher: Crossway

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Enjoying the Old Testament: A Creative Guide to Encountering Scripture

Author: Eric A. Seibert
Designer/Creative Director: David Fassett
Publisher: InterVarsity Press

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The Hiding Place: An Engaging Visual Journey

Author: Corrie Ten Boom with Elizabeth Sherrill and John Sherrill
Designer: Libby Dykstra
Illustrators: Jill De Haan, Daniel Strange, and Nicola Evans
Art Director: Jackie Nunez
Publisher: Tyndale House Publishers

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How to Find Yourself: Why Looking Inward Is Not the Answer

Author: Brian Rosner
Designer: Spencer Fuller, Faceout Studio
Publisher: Crossway

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Overcoming Apathy: Gospel Hope for Those Who Struggle to Care

Author: Uche Anizor
Designer: Jordan Singer
Publisher: Crossway

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The Religion of American Greatness: What's Wrong with Christian Nationalism

Author: Paul D. Miller
Designer/Creative Director: David Fassett
Publisher: InterVarsity Press

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The Risen One and The Expected One

Author: Scott James
Designer/Art Director: Jade Novak
Cover illustration & design: Stephen Crotts
Publisher: B&H Publishing Group

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Say Yes: Discover the Surprising Life Beyond the Death of a Dream

Author: Scott Erickson
Designer: Scott Erickson
Senior Art Director: Curt Diepenhorst
Publisher: Zondervan

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Stop Chasing Happy: And Start Pursuing Your Purpose

Author: Phil Waldrep
Designer: Amanda Hudson, Faceout Studio
Art Director: Kyler Dougherty
Publisher: Harvest House Publishers

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The Thing Beneath the Thing: What's Hidden Inside (and What God Helps Us Do About It)

Author: Steve Carter
Designer: Spencer Fuller, Faceout Studio
Art Director: Kristen Paige Andrews
Publisher: Thomas Nelson Publishers

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WayMaker: Finding the Way to the Life You've Always Dreamed Of

Author: Ann Voskamp
Designer/Illustrator: Lindy Martin, Faceout Studio
Art Director: Kristen Paige Andrews
Publisher: Thomas Nelson Publishers

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When Thoughts and Prayers Aren't Enough: A Shooting Survivor's Journey into the Realities of Gun Violence

Author: Taylor S. Schumann
Designer/Creative Director: David Fassett
Publisher: InterVarsity Press

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