2016 Book Awards Winners

KieselThe CDA Book Award Committee, chaired by Past President General Audrey Svensson, has announced the winners of the 2016 awards. Author Judge Diane Kiesel will be present to receive the award and speak about the winning book, She Can Bring Us Home: Dr. Dorothy Boulding Ferebee, Civil Rights Pioneer, at the 126th Annual Meeting and luncheon, held in New York on May 2, 2016.

  • Award:
    SHE CAN BRING US HOME: Dr. Dorothy Boulding Ferebee, Civil Rights Pioneer
    Author: Diane Kiesel
    Potomac Books, an imprint of the University of Nebraska Press
  • Citation:
    THE GHOST ARMY OF WORLD WAR II: How One Top-Secret Unit Deceived the Enemy with Inflatable Tanks, Sound Effects and Other Audacious Fakery
    Authors: Rick Beyer and Elizabeth Sayles
    Princeton Architectural Press
  • Youth Award:
    THE NUTCRACKER COMES TO AMERICA: How Three Ballet-Loving Brothers Created a Holiday Institution
    Author: Chris Barton
    Illustrated by Cathy Gendron
    Millbrook Press, A Division of Learner Publishing Group