Howard Gardner has been named a winner of the 2020 Distinguished Contributions to Research in Education Award from the American Educational Research Association. He will be honored at a virtual awards ceremony on September 12.
Susanne Tedrick’s Women of Color in Tech won the 2020 International Book Awards in the Business: Careers category.
Anne Tyler’s Redhead by The Side of The Road has been longlisted for the 2020 Booker Prize. To see the complete longlist, visit the Booker Prize website.
Mary Choy and Michele B. Kaufman‘s Healthcare Heroes: The Medical Careers Guide was named a 2020 International Book Awards Finalist in the categories of Young Adult: Nonfiction and Business: Careers
Clare Di Liscia Baird’s Neliem won the 2019 YARWA Athena Contest’s Best First Book Award and received 3rd place in YA/NA Speculative Fiction category.
Julie Weston’s Moonscape was a 2019 Foreword INDIES bronze winner in the Mystery category.
Rex Gooch’s The Aviators: Stories of U.S. Army Helicopter Combat in the Vietnam War, 1971-72 received the Bronze Medal for Best E-Book Design from the 2020 Independent Book Publishers Awards.
Susanne Tedrick’s Women of Color in Tech received the Silver Award for Best Careers Book from the Nonfiction Authors Association.
Leslie George, co-author with Albert Woodfox of his memoir, Solitary: Unbroken by Four Decades in Solitary Confinement. My Story of Transformation and Hope, was named a Pulitzer finalist in the General Nonfiction category.
Lisa Alther received the Idries Shah Foundation Award for Human Achievement for “contributions to literature.”