Judges whittled 455 submissions from 68 publishers down to 10 winners and 9 notables.
December 28, 2012
Judges whittled 390 submissions down to 12 winners.
December 29, 2011
Judges whittled 427 submissions down to 11 winners.
January 28, 2011
Judges whittled 472 submissions down to 12 winners.
January 19, 2010
Judges whittled 436 submissions down to 10 winners.
January 26, 2009
This year, 49 publishers nominated 359 titles published in 2007. CT editors selected the top books in each category, and then panels of judges — one panel per category — voted. In the end, we chose 10 winners and gave 11 awards of merit to the books that best shed light on people, events, and ideas that shape evangelical life, thought, and mission. Selections from judges' comments are below.
March 18, 2008
Richard Bauckham argues that the Gospels are based on eyewitness testimony, not "anonymous community traditions." The key, he says, is in the names.
June 7, 2007
Eugene Peterson on the discipline of spiritual reading.
May 31, 2007
The Shadow of the Antichrist examines Nietzsche's animosity toward Christianity.
May 30, 2007
"A cantankerous old woman is never so annoying as when she is in some way related to you."
May 29, 2007
There's more to mission than church planting, author argues.
May 29, 2007
The message of Obadiah.
May 24, 2007
22 titles that bring understanding to people, events, and ideas that shape evangelical life, thought, and mission.
May 23, 2007
Out of 37 publishers and 240 titles, our judges selected 22 of this year's best books.
June 1, 2006
From more than 300 nominations, these books represent the year's best.
May 20, 2005
We honor 22 titles that bring understanding to people, events, and ideas that shape evangelical life, thought, and mission.
June 1, 2004
Evangelical leaders in numerous disciplines choose the year's top titles
June 1, 2003
"Here are the books our judges—200 pastors, scholars, and church leaders—considered the worthiest this year."
April 22, 2002
Each winter brings a different sort of blizzard to Christianity Today's offices in the western suburbs of Chicago as publishers deluge us with nominations for our Annual Book Awards
April 23, 2001
CT picks the top ten books of the past year
April 1, 2000