Arkansas Writer Garners Six Awards

In its first year of publication, Lela Davidson’s book of humorous essays about modern motherhood, Blacklisted from the PTA, has been the recipient of six literary awards:

The Benjamin Franklin Award
Independent Book Publishers Association, Silver medal, Humor

ForeWord Magazine Book of the Year
ForeWord Magazine, Honorable Mention, Humor

National Indie Excellence Book Awards
Winner, Humor

Reviewer’s Choice Humor Book of the Year
Reader Views, Winner, Humor

Reviewer’s Choice Best Nonfiction Book of the Year
Reader Views, Overall Winner, all Nonfiction books

Best Nonfiction Book of the Year
Oklahoma Writers Federation

In celebration of the book’s first birthday, the Kindle edition will be available FREE on Sunday, July 1.

By Maeve Maddox

Maeve Maddox writes about popular culture, English usage, and education. Her most recent books are WORD RAGE, a guide to peaceful coexistence as American English-speakers, and THE FABERGE FLUTE, a cozy mystery set in 1980s London.

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