UK Christian Book Awards

The first UK Christian Book Awards award was held in 2000 and held annually until 2004 when it became biannual. The purpose is to promote what is best in Christian writing and to encourage the writing of Christian books. It is run by Speaking Volumes on behalf of the Christian Book Promotion Trust, a charity set up 40 years ago by Cecil Jackson Cole to promote Christian literature to an audience beyond the Church. The winning author receiveS a £1,000 cash prize plus £500 worth of books to donate to a library of their choice.

2010 Christian Book Award Winner

Winner of the 2010 Christian Book Award: One Step Beyond by Gram Seed

2008 Winners

General Biography Children's

Iraq - searching for hope

Prayer, Does it Make a Difference?
By Philip Yancey

Iraq - searching for hope

To Catch a Thief
By Richard Taylor


Iraq - searching for hope

yp’s Guide to Knowing God
By Jonathan Brant

Previous Award Winners

2006 Christian Book Award Winners

At the 2006 Awards ceremony we were pleased to announce the following winners:

General Biography Children's
Iraq - searching for hope
Iraq - searching for hope
Iraq - searching for hope
Iraq: Searching for Hope
By Andrew White
Taming the Tiger
By Tony Anthony with Angela Little
It's a Boy!
By Alexa Tewkesbury and Steve Legg
Published by Continuum
ISBN 0826486304
Published by Authentic
ISBN 1860244815
Published by Breakout Publishing
ISBN 1904726062

Award winning authors with Ann Widdecombe2004 Christian Book Award Winners

The winning voter for the 2004 awards was
Rev D. J. Chilvers

The 2004 Christian Book Award winners with Ann Widdecombe

General Children's / Youth Biography
Why I am a Chirstian
By John Stott
The Lion Bible for Children
By Murray Watts
The Heavenly Man
By Brother Yun with Paul Hattaway
Published by IVP
ISBN: 0851114075
Published by Lion Publishing
ISBN: 0745940463
Published by Monarch
ISBN: 185424597X

The 2003 Christian Book Award winners

True life stories & biographies:
In Pursuit of His Glory by R T Kendal

Church growth & resources:
Youth Congregations & the Emerging Church by Graham Cray

Personal discipleship:
Faith Works by Jim Wallis

Personal growth & counselling:
Why Me Lord? by Michael Apichella