Tag: award winner

Member of the Week: C. Read, author of Walking With the Enemy: A Testimony

Member of the Week: C. Read, author of Walking With the Enemy: A Testimony

Name: C. Read Book Title: Walking With the Enemy: A Testimony Your book’s Amazon purchase link: https://www.amazon.com/Walking-Enemy-Testimony-C-Read/dp/0967282578 What is your book about? I had been involved with a small Bible study group that turned out to be a cult remarkably similar to the Branch Davidians of Waco, Texas, led by David Koresh. My book is […]

Book Award Winner: Fishing Different: Techniques for Improving Success

Book Award Winner: Fishing Different: Techniques for Improving Success

Nonfiction Book Award Status: Silver Author Name: Jake Bussolini Synopsis Many of the subjects in this book are truly controversial for many experienced anglers who have been using the same angling techniques and fishing myths for most of their life. The author has examined each of these myths, performing detailed tests where needed to prove that […]

Book Award Winner: Common Stones: A glimpse into several different worlds, in an effort to become more acquainted with our own

Book Award Winner: Common Stones: A glimpse into several different worlds, in an effort to become more acquainted with our own

Nonfiction Book Award Status: Gold Author Name: Alicia M. Smith Synopsis Have you ever awakened from a restless night of sleep and just couldn’t do it—you couldn’t wear that mask another day, acting as though everything were “okay.” Could anyone possibly understand what you were going through? Or are you on the other side of that […]

Book Award Winner: The Magical Guide to Bliss

Book Award Winner: The Magical Guide to Bliss

Nonfiction Book Award Status: Gold Author Name: Meg Nocero Synopsis Bliss is not just an abstract idea; it is an attainable state of being. Whoever you are, wherever you find yourself, you are just steps away from living the life you desire. The world is full of wonder and miracles, and The Magical Guide to Bliss […]

Book Award Winner: Familiar Evil

Book Award Winner: Familiar Evil

Nonfiction Book Award Status: Silver Author Name: Rannah Gray Synopsis With raw honesty and unparalleled access, Familiar Evil tells the story of one man’s international search for a child predator—how perseverance, courage, and the enduring belief in good over evil prove the power of one. Twenty years before this story begins, a hung jury in England […]

Book Award Winner: The Sonic Boom: How Sound Transforms the Way We Think, Feel, and Buy

Book Award Winner: The Sonic Boom: How Sound Transforms the Way We Think, Feel, and Buy

Nonfiction Book Award Status: Gold Award Author Name: Joel Beckerman with Tyler Gray Synopsis A surprising look at the hidden power of sound, revealing how people and brands can use it to inspire and persuade — or annoy. From horror movie scores to national anthems to the crunchy sound of potato chips, sound and music greatly impact […]

Book Award Winner: Yo Miz! (1 Teacher + 25 Schools = 1 Wacky Year)

Book Award Winner: Yo Miz! (1 Teacher + 25 Schools = 1 Wacky Year)

Nonfiction Book Award Status: Bronze Award Title: Yo Miz! (1 Teacher + 25 Schools = 1 Wacky Year) Author Name: Elizabeth Rose Synopsis What’s really going on in our public school classrooms? Good question. Journalists are not allowed in… Teachers risk punishment if they speak out…School administrators will only share the good stuff… Most lawmakers? Clueless. […]

Book Award Winner: A Composer’s Guide to Game Music

Book Award Winner: A Composer’s Guide to Game Music

Nonfiction Book Award Status: Gold Award Title: A Composer’s Guide to Game Music Author Name: Winifred Phillips Synopsis Music in video games is often a sophisticated, complex composition that serves to engage the player, set the pace of play, and aid interactivity. Composers of video game music must master an array of specialized skills not taught in the […]

Book Award Winner: Dust Tea, Dingoes & Dragons

Book Award Winner: Dust Tea, Dingoes & Dragons

Nonfiction Book Award Status: Gold Award Title: Dust Tea, Dingoes & Dragons Author Name: R.F. Hemphill Synopsis Buy the book at Amazon. Jet lags, boardrooms, and high pressure deals – that’s what doing international business brings to mind. But there’s way more to it than that. And a lot of it makes us laugh in the process. Sharing […]