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Author Gateway is brought to you by HarperCollins Christian Publishing. It’s our goal to help authors grow professionally through webinars, online courses, professional resources, and training from the best practices of traditional publishing that you cannot get anywhere else.

The work required to become a successful author can be reduced dramatically by using practices and tools that have proven time and again to produce results. Author Gateway provides access to some of the best minds in publishing today who know what it takes to become a successful author.

Have you ever wondered if the advice you’ve been reading is actually backed up by experience?

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Meet the Team

Pete Nikolai

Director of Publishing Services,
HarperCollins Christian Publishing

Pete’s been in the publishing business for more than 25 years, in just about every role from sales to production and from editing to marketing. He’s helped hundreds of authors write and publish their books, and knows how it feels to struggle to make a book achieve its potential.

Paul Mikos

Publishing Coach and Director,
Author Gateway

For more than 20 years Paul has worked at small, midsize and major publishing houses in Christian and general markets. He’s helped thousands of authors develop, publish, market and sell millions of books.

More About Us

Backed by more than 200 years of experience, as a part of HarperCollins Christian Publishing, we know how to help authors write, publish and market their books. We’ve been privileged to publish some of the bestselling titles in history including Purpose Driven Life by Rick Warren, Heaven Is for Real by Todd Burpo with Lynn Vincent, and Jesus Calling by Sarah Young. Thomas Nelson and Zondervan, two highly sought-after Christian inspirational brands, are our keystone publishing programs.​