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CBA 2024 Awards
Christian Book Award Winners for 2024!

Below are the 2024 CBA Award Winners:

CBA Winners for the 1 January 2024 CBAs:

‘From the Back of a Donkey: Journey of a Lifetime’ by Nancy Elaine Hartman Minor. Are you weary of all the commercialization around Christmas? Dive in and discover a new way to experience the Christmas story. This retelling of the Christmas story brings the narrative to life in a way that will leave you captivated and emotionally moved, including 21 full color illustrations!

‘Exile of the King’ by Gary Ivey. This is a book series which brings the Old Testament to life with dramatic storytelling and powerful writing! The second novel in the "Age of the Kingdom" series begins where ‘Quest for a King’ left off. In ‘Exile of the King’ David, whom many believe will be the next king, is forced into exile by the jealous King Saul. Will Azeldesert his post and follow? Will Jeriah continue to loyally serve Saul? How can the young nation survive the forces of jealousy and violence that threaten to rip it apart?

‘The Land of Hearts’ by Antwinette Scott. An adventure story for young children that centers around Wise-Heart, Sick-Heart, Broken-Heart, and their companions as they embark on a journey to meet the King-of-Hearts in the Great City

‘God's Gracious Killer: God's Conquering of a Dark Heart’ by Dwight David Croy. A soldier fighting against the ancient Assyrian Empire, Namaan and his small band of supporters go on an extraordinary journey, and meet Yahweh the true God!

‘Greeny Greenleaf Says, "The Best Gift Ever is in my Bathtub"’ by Pamela Blackmore Collins. Greeny is halfway to being an adult, celebrating his ninth birthday soon, and he just doesn’t want to grow up. But he doesn’t want to be a baby anymore, so he asks his parents for a birthday gift of walking home from school alone. This book for young readers shares a funny, joyful story of a young boy’s journey to growing up and finding God by experiencing a miracle along the way.

‘God's Love and Promises: Bedtime Bible Stories for Young Hearts’ by Mary Jane Coy. A children’s bedtime story book that introduces young children to the Bible and helps them lay a foundation for a lifelong relationship with God. Through engaging narratives, children will be introduced to Adam and Eve, Abraham and Sarah, Moses, and more. Along the way, they will learn important lessons about courage, faith, forgiveness, and love.

‘Tabor - A Christmas Tale’ by Betsy Wallace. In this Christmas story, a young camel named Tabor learns to face life’s challenges using faith and prayer, the importance of family and friends, and witnesses an event that will change the world forever!

‘Guided by Wisdom’ by Chris Long. The Bible holds all the answers, and "Guided by Wisdom" is here to help adolescents use the Bible to help them respond biblically to the challenges and questions they face every day. This book will show you how God's Word is relevant in decision-making, problem-solving, guidance, and character growth.

‘Calvin & Coco: The Flying Kernel’ by Julienne Lingle. Calvin and his dog, Coco, live on a farm. When it’s time to plant a field, Calvin receives a seed that’s bigger than the others. Will this seed grow like the rest or does God have a different plan?

‘The Girl and Her Noble Steed’ by Kirthana J. Fanning. Embark on a remarkable journey with an orphan girl determined to conquer a thrilling race. Overcoming obstacles with the power of prayer, she's joined by a cantankerous farmer and his singing, dancing miniature donkey. Together, they defy the odds, showcasing the strength of faith, courage, and friendship.