Sales Representation and Distribution

Lion Hudson collaborates with a select group of publishers offering a variety of sales representation and distribution services including editorial, design, production, sales, marketing, PR, distribution and customer service. For more information please contact

Lion Hudson represents the following publishers to the Christian book trade in the UK and Ireland via our dedicated team of sales managers: Abingdon Press; Baker Publishing Group imprints; Cambridge University Press Bibles & Prayer Books; Charisma House; Christian Education; Destiny Image; Elevation; Instant Apostle; Kregel Publications; and RE Today Services.

Lion Hudson also represents the Baker Publishing Group imprints, New Holland, and RE Today Services to the general book trade in the UK and Ireland.

Distributing Lion Hudson English Language edition books worldwide

Lion Hudson exports English language editions around the world through several long-term distribution partners. If you are interested in representing Lion Hudson's titles, please contact us at

Co-editions and rights

Lion Hudson holds publishing rights for most of the titles on our website and offers a complete co-edition service for colour and illustrated books. For information please contact our Rights Department on

Abingdon Press

For more than 200 years, US-based Abingdon Press has continued a tradition in religious publishing for crossing denominational boundaries with thought-provoking and enjoyable books. Abingdon Press is an imprint of The United Methodist Publishing House, in operation since 1789. In the early 1920s, Abingdon began publishing a wide array of high-calibre academic, professional, inspirational, and life-affirming religious literature to enrich church communities across the globe. Now beginning its ninth decade, Abingdon Press has a commitment to providing the best, most effective religious publications available.

For more information visit the Abingdon Press website at

Baker Publishing Group

Baker Publishing Group, founded in 1939 and based in Grand Rapids, Michigan, is one of the largest US Christian publishers, producing about 400 new titles for the consumer market each year ranging from fiction through general to inspirational across three imprints: Bethany House, Chosen and Revell.

Lion Hudson represent Baker Publishing Group to the book trade in the UK and Ireland providing sales and distribution via Marston Book Services. Note: SPCK represent Baker Publishing Group’s academic lists in the UK: Baker Academic and Brazos Books, as well as the Baker Books imprint.

For more information visit the Baker Publishing Group website at

Cambridge University Press Bibles and Prayer Books

Cambridge University Press publish Bibles and prayer books in several Bible versions or translations, in a variety of styles and bindings, from practical hardback to top-quality calfskin and goatskin. Cambridge’s leather Bibles are printed on paper with silver, gilt or art-gilt edges, have one or more ribbon markers and are packaged in a presentation box or slipcase.

Lion Hudson exclusively represent Cambridge University Press Bibles to the Christian book trade in the UK and Ireland as well as some general market key accounts.

For more information please visit the Cambridge Bibles website at

Charisma House

Charisma House empowers people through Spirit inspired resources. To active Spirit-filled Christians who are passionate about God, Charisma House, is the leading publisher of diversified Christian resources that motivate people to fulfil God's purpose, which is greater than themselves. For over twenty-one years, Charisma House has published books that challenge, encourage, teach, and equip Christians, including eleven New York Times best sellers. Charisma House authors include dynamic Christian media personalities, such as best-selling authors Jonathan Cahn, John Hagee, Jentezen Franklin, Don Colbert, Joyce Meyer, and a host of others.

For more information visit the Charisma House website at


Elevation is a charitable-status Christian record production and distribution company and part of Memralife Group. UK artists on the Elevation label include: Jesus Culture Music; Spring Harvest; New Day; Vineyard UK; Helen Shapiro; and Jonathan Veira.

Lion Hudson exclusively represent Elevation's music products within the UK Christian book trade.

For more information please visit the Elevation website at

Instant Apostle

Instant Apostle was launched in 2012 as a way of getting ideas flowing between followers of Jesus and those who would like to know more about His Kingdom.

For Instant Apostle, it’s not just about books but about building a community for which books are the foundation which provoke discussion. Instant Apostle actively seek to publish prophetic voices, with authentic and original ideas. They publish both established and new authors, and their books cover a wide variety of subjects at varying lengths.

For more information please visit the Instant Apostle website at

Kregel Publications

Kregel Publications began in 1949 to supply resources to meet the spiritual needs of evangelical readers as well as the professional needs of pastors, missionaries, teachers, and Christian leaders. Today Kregel's backlist has over 900 titles including books in Christian education and ministry, contemporary issues, Christian living, fiction, and Biblical studies, in addition to reprints of classic works.

For more information visit the Kregel Publications website at

Destiny Image

Destiny Image was founded on January 1, 1983 and seeks to accurately represent authors who have a call to share God’s present word to His people and to make those authors easily accessible to the Christian body around the world. They desire to help and encourage Christians everywhere to deepen their relationship with Jesus Christ by allowing the Holy Spirit to speak to their hearts and change their lives.

Visit them online at

Christian Education

Christian Education provides Christian resources for use by individuals, families and churches. We seek to serve the widest range of Christian tradition in the UK and beyond, promoting an open and inclusive approach.
Christian Education is the charity behind the International Bible Reading Association (IBRA). It also facilitates the Montgomery Trust, and other grants for children and young people.

For more information see our website at

RE Today Services

RE Today Services is wholly owned by Christian Education, and works nationally and internationally to support Religious Education in schools. It is committed to the teaching of the major world faiths in Religious Education, and to an accurate and fair representation of their beliefs, values and practices in all its teaching materials.

For further information see

New Holland

New Holland Publishers

New Holland Publishers is a publisher of quality, non-fiction books in all categories from natural history and gardening, health and cooking, sport, travel, biography, to self-help and reference books. New Holland Publishers strive to make innovative books that stand out from the rest - books that have strong design, are well written and have wide appeal to readers. New Holland prides themselves on the highest editorial and design standards to produce illustrated books of quality and good value. Their team continues to think outside the box about how books can stand out on the shelf and be selected by readers ahead of others.

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