2020 Winners


Watch the following video to see which of the four finalists below won gold, and which won silver.

Bethany, God, and Me: Hope in the Midst of Heartbreak

Author: Bonnie Bolander

Publisher: Bound by Hope Publishing

ISBN: 978-1-7337580-0-0

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Bonnie's transparency will draw you in to sympathize with her immense loss, only to suddenly find yourself basking in the warmth of God's tender care.

Piloting Your Life: Take the Controls and Be The Pilot in Your Own Life

Author: Terri Hanson Mead

Publisher: Class Bravo Ventures

ISBN: 978-1-0864719-2-2

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The go-to guide for midlife women based on the author’s personal stories and extensive research interwoven with the stories of over thirty diverse women.

The Power of Love: A Transformed Heart Changes the World

Author: Fran Grace, Ph.D.

Publisher: Inner Pathway Publishing

ISBN: 978-7323185-0-2

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An inspiring chronicle of life-changing encounters, personal transformation and a vision of love that transcends the everyday definition.

Through a Sober Lens: A Photographer's Journey

Author: Michael Blanchard

Publisher: Genevieve Press

ISBN: 978-0-578-49159-2

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An inspiring blend of photography and writing that chronicles the author’s journey to sobriety and emergence into a new life of creativity and meaning.

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