As both writers and readers, IVP authors find inspiration in books that have shaped their faith and influenced their calling. Check out the IVP Bookshelf video series to hear what they're reading and why these books mean so much to them.
Tish Harrison Warren is a priest in the Anglican Church in North America and has worked in ministry for over a decade. Her writing has appeared in the New York Times and Christianity Today, and she is the author of Prayer in the Night as well as Liturgy of the Ordinary, which was Christianity Today's 2018 Book of the Year. She lives with her husband and three children in Pittsburgh.
Steve Tamayo serves as a strategist for InterVarsity Christian Fellowship, working in the Latino Fellowship and the Creative Labs. The author of the new LifeGuide Bible Study Ethnic Identity, he is the showrunner for the podcasts Con Confianza and Ministry During the Disruption. He has also served as a pastor and as CEO of a consulting firm. He and his wife live with their four children in Tampa.
Marlena Graves is a writer and adjunct professor whose books include The Way Up Is Down, A Beautiful Disaster, and the new Enneagram Daily Reflections volume Forty Days on Being a Nine. Marlena holds an MDiv from Northeastern Seminary and is a graduate of the Renovaré Institute. She lives with her husband and three daughters in Toledo, Ohio.