2007 MWSA Awards


Special Recognition Awards:

Founders Award: Band of Sisters by Kirsten Holmstedt

President's Award for Outstanding Contribution: Brent Burns

Lifetime Award: Don Hanson

Award for Creativity: My Dad's a Hero - by Rebecca Christiansen and Jewel Armstrong

Music/Creativity CD: Ragtops and Flip Flops - by Brent Burns

Healing Through the Arts: Ron Mann

Historical Fiction: Grady's Tour - by John Gallagher

Military Internet Newsletter: Salute Newsletter by Pat McGrath Avery and Joyce Faulkner

Gold Medal Awards

Gold Medal Awards Given to books that are superior examples of their genres.

Novel: Baby Jack - by Frank Schaeffer

Memoir: The Highway War - by Seth Folsom

Fiction: The Perfect Assassin - by Ward Larsen

Military Non-Fiction: Charlie Battery - by Andrew Lubin

Reference & Guide Books: Life After Deployment - by Karen M. Pavlicin

Poetry: Vietnam in Verse: Poetry for Beer Drinkers - by Mike Mullins

Humor: God Does Have a Sense of Humor - by Rob Ballister

Children’s Books: I'm a Hero Too - by Jenny Sokol

Anthology: Secure the Fort - by Lucy Cain

Silver Medal Awards

Silver Medal Awards Given to books that are excellent works.

Rangers in Combat - by John Lock

The Rings of Allah - by Lee Boyland

Gangway, Regular Navy - by Richard Merrell

Irish Eyes - by Zoe Grider

For the Good of The Many - by Gary Carter

Retribution - by John Schembra

Constant Bearing Decreasing Range - by Skip Vogel

Scatterlings of Africa - by Peter Davies

When Evil Prospers - by John Washburn