"Wonderland and Other Stories" Archpriest Andrei Tkachev won in the category "Choice of the expert council." Particularly worth mentioning is that the victory of the book Father Andrew - is the choice of experts, including well-known artists, theater and cinema actors and journalists.
"This is our common victory, the whole Church - Father Andrew says. - In the beginning was the Word. So who does not like us, priests, write. Who if not us? In my opinion, if at the end of life does not have a man, it means that he does not say a word his words were superficial, did not bear fruit. And if people say essential things, they peel off, and will be recorded. If you have something to tell, we can not tell. "
Honoring the victors' Book Award Runet ", organized by the online megastore www.ozon.ru, which this year celebrates the 15th anniversary of its activity, held the third time. Last year, the award was received by Archimandrite Tikhon (Shevkunov) for the book "unholy saints".
"It is obvious that today there is a great need for religious literature. - Said CEO ozon.ru Maelle Gavet. - For us it is important to convey the fact that in Russia today, a large percentage of the population is interested in spiritual books.
The appearance of a secular religious themes Award for the second year in a row, and still more the victory of books written by Orthodox priests - a trend that illustrates the need for people to spiritual enlightenment. An indication that the Church has lost its influence, people make a promise that she wants to convey to man, and wish to have Orthodox literature on their bookshelf. "