Fifty Years of the Georgia Author of the Year Awards!
This year marks the fiftieth anniversary of the Georgia Author of the Year Awards (GAYA), the oldest literary award in the Southeast. We are very proud that we have wonderful Mercer authors nominated!
Raymond Atkins, Camp Redemption (fiction)
Martha M. Ezzard, The Second Bud (memoir)
Jackie K. Cooper, Memory’s Mist (memoir)
William Rawlings, A Killing on Ring Jaw Bluff (history)
Veronica Womack, Abandonment in Dixie (history)
Charles Campbell, Senator Richard B. Russell and My Career as a Trial Lawyer (autobiography)
Jaclyn Weldon White, A Southern Woman’s Guide to Herbs (specialty)
Terry Kay, The Seventh Mirror (children’s)