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Top 50 Books for Christian Readers to Watch for in 2016!


Here are the top 50 books that are slated for release in 2016 that we think will be beneficial for Christians.  Our focus here at the ERB is the life, health and flourishing of God’s people, and specifically we focus on the themes of Community, Mission, Imagination and Reconciliation.

Also note that there are many more books here from the first half of the year than from the second half, as many publishers have not released their full summer and fall catalogs yet.

We’ve broken this list up into the Top 10 books and the remaining 40, which are sorted into five categories: Christian, Non-Fiction, Poetry and Fiction…

What books are you most looking forward to in 2016?

[ Top 10 – Pt A ]  [ Top 10 – Pt B ]  [ Top 10 – Pt C ]  
[ Christian Practice ] 
[ Theology ] [ Non-Fiction ] [ Fiction ]  [ Poetry


Top 10 Books to Watch for in 2015
(Sorted Alphabetically
By Author’s Last Name)


#4 [easyazon_link identifier=”0830844465″ locale=”US” tag=”douloschristo-20″]Life’s Too Short to Pretend You’re Not Religious[/easyazon_link]

By David Dark
February – IVP Books

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#5 [easyazon_link identifier=”0374280029″ locale=”US” tag=”douloschristo-20″]Here I Am: A Novel[/easyazon_link]

By Jonathan Safran Foer
September – FSG Books

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AVAILABLE YET[/easyazon_link]

#6  [easyazon_link identifier=”0830844597″ locale=”US” tag=”douloschristo-20″]Silence and Beauty: Hidden Faith Born of Suffering[/easyazon_link]

By Makoto Fujimura
May – IVP Books

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AVAILABLE YET[/easyazon_link]

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