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Guyanese-American author wins third international award
Published on February 3, 2014 Email To Friend    Print Version

MAITLAND, USA -- The winners of the 2013 Christian Writers Awards have been announced and Guyanese-American author Christopher H.K. Persaud has won his third international award.

Christopher H.K. Persaud
Persaud’s book, Contending for the Faith: 22 Methodical Arguments for Biblical Truth, was selected as one of the top three submissions in the “Theology” category of the inspirational book competition.

Previously, Persaud’s book, Evolution: Beyond the Realm of Real Science, won the Grand Prize at the 2008 Christian Choice Book Awards. The book placed first in the Current Events/Current Issues category of the competition and was named the Christian Choice Book of 2008. In 2010, The Da Vinci Code Revisited: A Conclusive Refutation of the Widespread, Sinister Lie, another of Persaud's books, won first prize in the “Theology” category at the 2010 Christian Choice Book Awards.

The Christian Writers Awards and the Christian Choice Book Awards are sponsored annually by Xulon Press, a subsidiary of Salem Communications. Xulon Press is the world’s largest print-on-demand book publisher.

The books published by Xulon Press are made available to readers internationally through a network of 25,000 bookstores, plus online at and Barnes & Noble. Since its inception in 2000, Xulon Press has published more than 10,000 titles.

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