Book Award Winners

Book Award Winner: Journaling Power: How to Create the Happy, Healthy Life You Want to Live

Book Award Winner: Journaling Power: How to Create the Happy, Healthy Life You Want to Live

Nonfiction Book Award Status: Silver Synopsis Journaling Power teaches you how to put the ultimate self-healing tool right at your fingertips–journaling. You’ll discover how daily pen-to-paper journal writing leads to self-growth and life-changing transformation. You’ll also learn that numerous scientific medical studies prove journaling unleashes a healing agent that empowers your life in ways you’ve never […]

Book Award Winner: Italians of Lackawanna County

Book Award Winner: Italians of Lackawanna County

Nonfiction Book Award Status: Gold Synopsis Boasting one of the nation’s largest and most diverse Italian American populations, Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania, joins old and new with events such as La Corsa dei Ceri or St. Ubaldo Day in Jessup and La Festa Italiana on Scranton’s Courthouse Square. Every town in the county with an Italian population […]

Book Award Winner: HURLEY: From the Beginning

Book Award Winner: HURLEY: From the Beginning

Nonfiction Book Award Status: Gold Synopsis It was apparent from infancy: Hurley Haywood was a driver. From pedal cars to go karts, from his Mantz quarter midget to the family-farm Studebaker truck. From his graduation-present Nickey Corvette to landing in Peter Gregg’s Brumos team, Hurley had “the touch” that would take him to victory at Le […]

Book Award Winner: Ain’t “U” Got No Manners

Book Award Winner: Ain’t “U” Got No Manners

Nonfiction Book Award Status: Bronze Synopsis 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 […]

Book Award Winner: Dream Teams: Working Together Without Falling Apart

Book Award Winner: Dream Teams: Working Together Without Falling Apart

Nonfiction Book Award Status: Silver Synopsis Award-winning entrepreneur and journalist Shane Snow reveals the counterintuitive reasons why so many partnerships and groups break down–and why some break through. The best teams are more than the sum of their parts, but why does collaboration so often fail to fulfill this promise? In Dream Teams, Snow takes us on […]

Book Award Winner: The Suburban Micro-Farm: Modern Solutions for Busy People

Book Award Winner: The Suburban Micro-Farm: Modern Solutions for Busy People

Nonfiction Book Award Status: Gold Author Name: Amy Stross Synopsis Yield abundant harvests from your own yard in only 15 minutes a day! Do you long to find the secrets of gardening with the time you have? Are you ready to feel more connected to your home? Would you like the satisfaction of growing healthy […]

Book Award Winner: Listen, Sister: Live Your Life and Leave a Legacy: How to Achieve Time and Financial Freedom through Network Marketing

Book Award Winner: Listen, Sister: Live Your Life and Leave a Legacy: How to Achieve Time and Financial Freedom through Network Marketing

Nonfiction Book Award Status: Bronze Author Names: Debbi Coder and Wendi Green Synopsis What can a direct networking business do for you? It can change your life, your family, and your future. It can give you not only the financial freedom you need but the time freedom to enjoy life to the fullest. Debbi and Wendi are […]

Book Award Winner: Lifestyle Lawyer—The Female Attorney’s Guide to Designing a Law Career You Love

Book Award Winner: Lifestyle Lawyer—The Female Attorney’s Guide to Designing a Law Career You Love

Nonfiction Book Award Status: Bronze Author Name: Lee Holcomb Synopsis There’s a widely held belief among female attorneys that to succeed professionally they must become a partner in a law firm or a general counsel at a large company. But why? Many female attorneys will have as much (if not more) happiness and success with a […]

Book Award Winner: Better as a Team: The 4 Pillars of Construction Team Collaboration

Book Award Winner: Better as a Team: The 4 Pillars of Construction Team Collaboration

Nonfiction Book Award Status: Silver Author Name: Allan K. Lowe, MBA, B.Comm., C.E.T. Synopsis BETTER AS A TEAM: The 4 Pillars of Construction Team Collaboration is a practical and comprehensive book based on The 4 Pillars of Construction Team Collaboration™ model. It contains detailed information, explanations, examples, and supportive stories illustrating effective construction team collaboration practices and […]

Book Award Winner: An Adolescent’s Guide to ME/CFS

Book Award Winner: An Adolescent’s Guide to ME/CFS

Nonfiction Book Award Status: Gold Author Name: Vidhima Shetty Synopsis This brief book on Myalgic Encephalomyelitis/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome provides young  people and their parents an excellent overview of what the disease is, including its history,  probable causes, and potential treatments. While there is still no cure, there are coping strategies that can help patients better adjust […]