In the recent “Book Issue” of World Magazine, Marvin Olasky names Rodney Stark’s The Triumph of Christianity: How the Jesus Movement Became the World’s Largest Religion (HarperOne) World’s Book of the Year.

Here are his two runner-ups:

And here are the other books rounding up Olasky’s top 10 (click on the date for his articles where the books are mentioned and discussed):

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3 thoughts on “World Magazine’s Book/s of the Year”

  1. Dean P says:

    Looks like Ross Douthat got a raw deal. I feel like his book should’ve been in that list just based on the subject matter alone.

  2. Dana says:

    One book of the year plus two runners-up plus six others equals a top ten?

    1. Justin Taylor says:

      Thanks, Dana. Fixed it; hope you’re well!

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