It has been announced today that E as Poetlove Water (Etaniel Ben Yehuda, me) is now one of the 10 FINALISTS for the ‘2012 Best New Author Award’ by the National Black Book Festival (NBBF) committee. I am elated!
The winner receives:
- Free travel arrangements to the Festival, including airfare and hotel, paid for by NBBF
- An award plaque indicating 2012 NBBF Best New Author, presented at the Sunday Jazz Brunch
- Special guest featured author appearance on Sunday, June 10, with a specified two-hour signing time
- Live, on-site radio interview at 2012 NBBF
- Photo in 2012 NBBF souvenir program
So, I am ready to celebrate this honorable recognition! Stay tuned