Congratulations to the award-winning books of 2009! We're honored to see these IVP books recognized by the media, bloggers, and general readers.

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Culture Making

Recovering Our Creative Calling

by Andy Crouch

The only way to change culture is to create culture. Andy Crouch unleashes a stirring manifesto calling Christians to be culture makers. He unpacks the complexities of how culture works and gives us tools for cultivating and creating culture in partnership with God's own making and transforming of culture.


Dictionary of the Old Testament: Wisdom, Poetry & Writings

A Compendium of Contemporary Biblical Scholarship

The IVP Bible Dictionary Series

Edited by Tremper Longman III and Peter Enns

Tremper Longman III and Peter E. Enns edit this collection of 148 articles by over 90 contributors on Job, Psalms, Proverbs, Ecclesiastes, Song of Songs, Lamentations, Ruth and Esther.


Reconciling All Things

A Christian Vision for Justice, Peace and Healing

Resources for Reconciliation

by Emmanuel Katongole and Chris Rice

Conflict resolution and peacemaking are not enough. What makes real reconciliation possible? Emmanuel Katongole and Chris Rice work from their experiences in Uganda and Mississippi to recover distinctively Christian practices that will help the church be both a sign and an agent of God's reconciling love in the fragmented world of the twenty-first century.