Book Award Winner: A History of the United States for Newcomers: Expand Your Knowledge, Boost Your Confidence, and Thrive in the USA by Charles Serocold

Congratulations on your gold book award! Synopsis Today, more than 50 million people living in the USA were born in another country. That is more people than the entire population of Canada, and all of them have faced or will face challenges as they adapt to their new home. Many will be nervous and apprehensive, […]

Book Award Winner: Finding Bomb Boogie: A Daughter’s Search to Rediscover Her Father–the World War II Bomber Boy, Prisoner of War, and American Veteran by Maureen Buick

Congratulations on your gold book award! Synopsis Ever wonder what your father did in World War II? How often has it been said—my father was in World War II but didn’t want to talk about it? The sounds of silence related to personal war stories reverberated in so many veterans’ households. Families were left knowing […]

Book Award Winner: The Green Real Deal: American Energy, National Security, and a Better Plan for the Environment by Bill Herrington

Congratulations on your silver book award! Synopsis The Energy Wake-Up Call for Americans The all-in stance in favor of renewables has rendered Europe vulnerable to Putin. And America is in danger of making the same catastrophic mistake. The Green Real Deal exposes the danger of plans like the Green New Deal—and reveals the truth about […]

Book Award Winner: To a High Court: Five Bold Law Students Challenge Corporate Greed and Change the Law by Neil Thomas Proto

Congratulations on your gold book award! Synopsis It is the fall of 1971. Richard Nixon is in the White House. The nation is still in turmoil over the war in Vietnam. The daily body count is diminishing but not the anger over the war’s conduct or the president’s intent on victory. He has moved the […]

Book Award Winner: Hamburger Dreams: How Classic Crime Solving Techniques Helped Crack the Case of America’s Greatest Culinary Mystery by Christopher Carosa

Congratulations on your silver book award! Synopsis Who sold the first hamburger ever? Backed by more than 300 historical footnotes, this account of the birth of the burger takes you on a journey down a delicious rabbit hole where you’ll discover the real hamburger history. It’s the mystery behind something that has touched us all […]

Book Excerpt: Barbwire, Brothels and Bombs in the Night: Surviving Vietnam

Book Title: Barbwire, Brothels and Bombs in the Night: Surviving Vietnam Author: Connard Hogan Publishing Information: Authority Publishing, 2023 Link to Buy Book: Amazon Synopsis Drafted into the army at the age of twenty, then sent to Vietnam, Connard Hogan finds himself immersed in toxic masculinity and the unpredictability of warfare. He endures the constant […]

Book Award Winner: Booze, Babe, and the Little Black Dress: How Innovators of the Roaring 20s Created the Consumer Revolution by Jason Voiovich

Congratulations on your gold book award! Synopsis What did Al Capone, Babe Ruth, and Coco Chanel all have in common? Al Capone understood that working men just wanted to enjoy a beer after a long day at work…and that working women wanted exactly the same thing. Babe Ruth understood that people wanted a show, not […]

Book Award Winner: Under the Naga Tail: A True Story of Survival, Bravery, and Escape from the Cambodian Genocide by Mae Bunseng Taing

Congratulations on your gold book award! Synopsis A courageous and poignant memoir of one young man’s daring escape from Cambodia’s genocidal regime Forced from his home by the Khmer Rouge, teenager Mae Taing struggles to endure years of backbreaking work, constant starvation, and ruthless cruelty from his captors–supposed freedom fighters who turned against their own […]