Book Awards

3.20.18 – CDA Names 2018 Book Awards Winners

The Colonial Dames of America has named the winners of its 2018 Book Awards. The awards will be presented at the Society’s Annual Meeting in New York April 30, 2018. Past President General Audrey Svensson is Chairman of the CDA Book Awards Committee....

2018 Book Awards Winners

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" text_align="left" css_animation=""][vc_column][vc_column_text]CDA NAMES 2018 BOOK AWARDS WINNERS The Colonial Dames of America has named the winners of its 2018 Book Awards. The awards will be presented at the Society’s Annual Meeting in New York April 30, 2018. Past President General Audrey Svensson...

2017 Book Awards Winners

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" text_align="left" css_animation=""][vc_column][vc_column_text]The CDA Book Award Committee, chaired by Past President General Audrey Svensson, has announced the winners of the 2017 awards. Author Michael Riedel will be present to receive the award and speak about the winning book, Razzle Dazzle: The Battle...

2016 Book Awards Winners

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]The 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...

March 18th 2016 – 2016 CDA BOOK AWARDS ANNOUNCED

Sixty-five years ago, in 1951, The Colonial Dames of America inaugurated its prestigious Book Awards. On March 10, 2016, the Book Award Committee, chaired by Past President General Audrey Svensson, announced the exciting 2016 awards, which will be presented at the CDA Annual Meeting and...

2015 Book Awards Winners

The CDA Book Award Committee, chaired by Past President General Audrey Svensson, has announced the winners of the 2015 awards. Author Heath Hardage Lee will be present to receive the award and speak about the winning book, Winnie Davis: Daughter of the Lost Cause, at...

2014 Book Awards Winners

2014 - A Disease in the Public Mind: A New Understanding of Why We Fought the Civil War by Thomas Fleming...

2013 Book Awards Winners

2013 CDA Book Awards - A Rich Spot of Earth: Thomas Jefferson’s Revolutionary Garden at Monticello by Peter J. Hatch...

2012 Book Awards Winners

2012 CDA Book Awards - The Greater Journey: Americans in Paris by David McCullough...

2011 Book Awards Winners

Awards went to two winners: The Intimate Lives of the Founding Fathers Author: Thomas Fleming Publisher Harper Collins Washington: a Life Author: Ron Chernow Publisher: Penguin Press Young Readers Award to: Stonewall Jackson's Black Sunday School Author: Rickey E. Pittman, illustrated by Lynn Hosegood Publisher: Pelican Publishing Company...