Five Star Authors Shine as Eric Hoffer Award Winners
CHANDLER, AZ (May, 2012) – Only “independent books of exceptional merit” are recognized by The Eric Hoffer Award, which recently named Spirit Stones by Dianne Ebertt Beeaff the 2012 first-place winner for the Spiritual category and Cheery: The True Adventures of a Chiricahua Leopard Frog by Elizabeth W. Davidson a 2012 Honorable Mention recipient in the Children’s category.
With less than 10 percent of entered titles becoming category finalists, further nods went toArizona Way Out West & Witty by Lynda Exley and Conrad J. Storad, a finalist in the Children’s category; Cheery, an Eric Hoffer First Horizon Award finalist for “superior work” by a debut author; and Spirit Stones, which made the Grand Prize short list. All three titles were published by Five Star Publications, Inc.
All Eric Hoffer Award winners are listed at www.hofferaward.com and in the US Review of Books at www.theusreview.com/USRhoffer.html.