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Authors and staff at Hodder Faith are celebrating after three of their books were announced as winners of the Christian Resources Together (CRT) Awards 2022 – and the company won the Publisher of the Year award!

The annual CRT awards ceremony took place as part of the Christian Resources Exhibition (CRE) at Sandown Park, Esher on 13 October. The awards acknowledge the best in Christian publishing, music, DVDs, greeting cards, retailing and commitment to service.

Hodder Faith titles were shortlisted in 7 of the 9 book categories, with the following books winning their categories:

·       Christian Life category: How to Hear God: A Simple Guide for Normal People by Pete Greig

·       Devotional/Gift category: Journalling the Psalms: A Guide for Reflection & Prayer by Paula Gooder

·        Children’s category: Whistlestop Tales – Around the World in 10 Bible Stories by Krish and Miriam Kandiah

Andy Lyon, Publishing Director for Hodder Faith, commented:


It’s wonderful to see books from across the breadth of our publishing honoured today with these awards. Many congratulations to the authors on their well-deserved success and to Katherine Venn, Jo Davey and Ruth Roff whose publishing vision and passion for these projects helped bring them to life. And we are delighted to have won the coveted Publisher of the Year title for 2022! I’m extremely proud that all the tremendous hard work that the Hodder Faith team puts in, day in, day out, to make our publishing the very best it can be has been recognised in this way.’

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