The Annual 2017 Florida Authors and Publishers Association Presidential Book Awards recognized “The Legendary Florida A & M University Marching Band, The History Of The Hundred,” by Curtis Inabinett, Jr., in the categories of Adult Non-Fiction, and Biography as a Silver, and Bronze medal winner.
Hosted by the Florida Authors and Publishers Association, this prestigious national juried award is open to books published between 2016 and 2017.
“The FAPA Presidential Book Award exists to promote excellence in the publishing industry by recognizing talented contemporary authors who put both heart and soul into their work. FAPA is proud to be a champion of authors and publishers going the extra mile to produce books of excellence in every aspect.” said Jane R. Wood, President-Elect of FAPA.
“The Legendary Florida A & M University Marching Band, The History Of The Hundred,” is a Non-Fiction/Biography, published by ‘Page Publishing which tells the story of the award winning famous band from 1941 through 2015.
Medals were awarded at the annual FAPA Presidential Book Awards Banquet held this year at the Hilton Orlando Buena Vista Palace in the Disney Springs TM Area of Lake Buena Vista, Florida. “We are proud to announce Curtis Inabinett, Jr., from Ravenel, South Carolina, as one of this year’s winners who truly embody the excellence this award was created to celebrate. Competition was stiff, and we salute all of our winners for their fine work,” said FAPA’s President, Terri Gerrell.
The Florida Authors & Publishers Association is an organization for authors, publishers, illustrators, editors, printers, and other professionals involved in the publishing industry.