Harper Collins Christian Publishing announced today the formation of Zondervan Gift Books. This newly created team indicates Zondervan’s intention to place a strong focus on inspirational gift books, devotionals and journals.
Senior vice president and group publisher for books at HarperCollins Christian Publishing, David Moberg commented he is “very excited to take this step. Our team has a big vision for the Zondervan Gift Books and we are creating some exceptional products to launch this new line.”
Laura Minchew, a senior vice president and publisher at Harper Collins Christian Publishing, who leads the Thomas Nelson Gift Books team and Tommy Nelson –Thomas Nelson’s children’s imprint—will create and lead the new Zondervan focus. “Zondervan has such a tremendous author base,” said Minchew. “The new gift team will work with some of these outstanding communicators to introduce their message to a broader audience through fresh outlets and in new formats.”
Rebecca Warren joins the Zondervan Gift Books team as senior editor. Warren previously served as senior editor and digital content manager at the Penguin Group in New York. Prior to that, she worked for three years at Penguin UK in London.