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Christy Awards

Established in 1999 to acknowledge the value and impact of the novel of faith in contemporary culture.

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The Christy Awards

Young Adult

2007-2009

WINNER:  William Henry is a Fine Name by Cathy Gohlke

FINALISTS:

  • Bad Idea by Todd Hafer and Jedd Hafer

  • The Way of the Wilderking by Jonathan Rogers

WINNER:  Hollywood Nobody by Lisa Samson

FINALISTS:

  • In Between by Jenny B. Jones

  • Maggie Come Lately by Michelle Buckman

WINNER:  I Have Seen Him in the Watchfires by Cathy Gohlke

FINALISTS:

  • The Fruit of My Lipstick by Shelley Adina

  • On the Edge of the Dark Sea of Darkness by Andrew Peterson

2010-2019

WINNER:  North!  Or Be Eaten by Andrew Peterson

FINALISTS:

  • Beautiful by Cindy Martinusen

  • The Blue Umbrella by Mike Mason

WINNER:  Motorcycles, Sushi, and One Strange Book by Nancy Rue

FINALISTS:

  • The Charlatan's Boy by Jonathan Rogers

  • The Healer's Apprentice by Melanie Dickerson

WINNER:  Waterfall by Lisa T. Bergren

FINALISTS:

  • How Huge the Night by Heather Munn and Lydia Munn

  • The Merchant's Daughter by Melanie Dickerson

WINNER:  Child of the Mountains by Marilyn Sue Shank

FINALISTS:

  • Failstate by John W. Otte

  • Interrupted : a Life Beyond Words by Rachel Coker

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WINNER:  Storm Siren by Mary Weber

FINALISTS:

  • Failstate : Nemesis by John W. Otte

  • This Quiet Sky by Joanne Bischof

WINNER:  The Choosing by Rachelle Dekker

FINALISTS:

  • Rebel by R. J. Anderson

  • To Get to You by Joanne Bischof

WINNER:  The Silent Songbird by Melanie Dickerson

FINALISTS:

  • If You're Gone by Brittany Goodwin

  • Unblemished by Sara Ella

WINNER:  The Delusion by Laura Gallier

FINALISTS:

  • Last Summer at Eden by Christina Hergenrader

  • Unraveling by Sara Ella

WINNER:  The Warrior Maiden by Melanie Dickerson

FINALISTS:

  • The Crescent Stone by Matt Mikalatos

  • Fawkes by Nadine Brandes

2020-2029

WINNER:  The Means That Make Us Strangers by Christine Kindberg

FINALISTS:

  • The Piper's Pursuit by Melanie Dickerson

  • The Winter King by Christine Cohen

WINNER:  Mortal Sight by Sandra Fernandez

FINALISTS:

  • Dust by Kara Swanson

  • Rebel Daughter by Lori Banov Kaufmann