The 2016 ECPA Christian Book Award winners were announced last night. Bible Buying Guide was of course most interested in the winner of the Bibles category.

The finalists were:

2016 Christian Book Award Winning Bible

And the Winner is … the NLT Illustrated Study Bible from Tyndale. (You guessed that already from the picture, didn’t you?) We have a copy of this Bible in house for an upcoming review and it a very nice (and rather large) study Bible with lots of study helps including pictures, timelines, character profiles, maps, word studies and more.

Last nights other winners were:

I will be adding a few of the finalists and winners to my ever growing TBR (to be read) pile. If my children weren’t already grown The Bible is My Best Friend Devotional would be top of the list.

You can check out the rest of the finalists and previous years winners Here and find out more about The Evangelical Christian Publishers Association at