Entangled in Freedom: A Civil War Story
by Ann DeWitt and Kevin M. Weeks
“A Young Adult Historical Fiction Novel“
Awards and Recognition
Mom’s Choice Award
The Mom’s Choice Awards named Entangled In Freedom: A Civil War Story by Ann DeWitt and Kevin M. Weeks among the best in family-friendly media, products and services for young adult historical fiction.
The Mom’s Choice Awards (MCA) is an awards program that recognizes authors, inventors, companies, parents and others. MCA judges are bound by a strict code of ethics which ensures a propriety methodology in which entries are scored on a number of elements including production quality, design, educational value, entertainment value, originality, appeal and cost. The end result is a list of the best in family-friendly media, products and services that parents and educators can feel confident in using.
Moonbeam Children’s Award
Entangled In Freedom: A Civil War Story received a bronze medal from the Moonbeam Children’s Awards. Presented by Jenkins Group and Independent Publisher magazine, the Moonbeam Children’s Book Awards are designed to bring increased recognition to exemplary children’s books and their creators, and to support childhood literacy and life-long reading. Moonbeam Award winners represent the best books published for children and young adults
Bonnie Blue Society Award
Ann DeWitt and Kevin M. Weeks received membership in the Honorary Bonnie Blue Society for perpetuating the memory of the Confederate Soldier in literary form. New members receive a certificate and pin for scholarly research and published literature. Entangled In Freedom: A Civil War Story is now cataloged in the Major General William D. McCain Library at SCV International Headquarters in Columbia, Tennessee.
Indie Book Award
Entangled In Freedom: A Civil War Story was named a Finalist in the African American category of the 2011 Next Generation Indie Book Awards. The Next Generation Indie Book Awards is the largest Not-for-Profit book awards program for indie authors and independent publishers. The Next Generation Indie Book Awards was established to recognize and honor the most exceptional independently published books in 60 different categories, for the year, and is presented by Independent Book Publishing Professionals Group (www.IBPPG.com) in cooperation with Marilyn Allen of Allen O’Shea Literary Agency.
2011 New York Book Festival
Entangled In Freedom: A Civil War Story received Honorable Mention from the 2011 New York Book Festival Awards which celebrates books that deserve greater recognition from the world’s publishing capital. The New York Book Festival is produced by JM Northern Media LLC which produces annual events and report on the people who are making things happen in the world of digital media and beyond.
2011 The New England Book Festival
Entangled In Freedom: A Civil War Story received Honorable Mention from the 2011 New England Book Festivall Awards which celebrates books for the holidays. The New England Book Festival is produced by JM Northern Media LLC which produces annual events and report on the people who are making things happen in the world of digital media and beyond.
March 28, 2011 Publishers Weekly Magazine Cover
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Book Description of Entangled In Freedom: A Civil War Story:
In April 1862, travel with Isaac and the Confederate States Army 42nd Georgia Regiment Volunteers to Cumberland, Gap Tennesee during the War Between the States. Book are available at Amazon.com, BN.com and your favorite online bookstores.
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