Nonfiction Book Award Status: Bronze
Facebook. Twitter. Cell phones, smartphones, iPads, email. The World Wide Web. The Internet of Things. SnapChat. You know and use them every day.
Do you know how to use them effectively? Have you ever…
• Gotten red in the Facebook?
• Been defeated by something tweeted?
• Regretted a SnapChat decision?
• Been outmatched by Match.com?
• Worried about your Selfie-esteem?
Is there a secret to living our increasingly wired life while not letting it consume you so you can live your best life offline?
More than just another etiquette book, AIN’T “U” GOT NO MANNERS is your go-to guide with secrets and common sense for surviving and thriving in a world that increasingly blends your online life. It will help you hit the #Think button, and at a minimum, entertain you with a rogues’ gallery of online mistakes. It will also call attention to the upside of online.
Kristin Johnson is a prize-winning/prize finalist writer (Blue Mountain Arts Tri-Annual Poetry Contest first place winner out of 50,000 entries and finalist in the 2016 Palm Springs Writers Guild Annual Poetry Contest, short story, drama, Bahamas International Film Festival screenplay semi-finalist), blogger, ghostwriting/creative writing consultant, screenwriter, and editor. A graduate of the former Master of Professional Writing Program from the university of Southern California, she has published/collaborated on seven books: fiction, Internet manners book, co-written memoir with and for the late Sir Rupert A.L. Perrin, M.D., co-written Christmas book (with Mimi Cummins), and three children’s books, including two books from CartoonGems on penguins and the Pacific Ocean. Her latest two books are THE DIVINITY PROTOCOL, written with Berkeley Johnson (no relation) and AIN’T “U” GOT NO MANNERS, “the Bible For Social Media.