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Paperback Book Details
  • 09/2017
  • 9780997806021 B075MSCG7P
  • 262 pages
  • $12.99
Open Ebook Ebook Details
  • 09/2017
  • 9780997806038 B075MSCG7P
  • 258 pages
  • $7.99
Carmen Hendrix
Author, Editor (anthology)
Eight Moments
The product of a neglectful mother and loving father, Donna is fighting personal demons that she just can’t shake and it only gets worse when her mother is diagnosed with terminal cancer and requests a visit before she dies. Once vowing to never go back, Donna is forced to revisit her hometown in Georgia to face her biggest challenge, forgiveness. But, is she ready to revisit those seven pivotal moments and memories in her life that made her who she is today? Will this new visit give her clarity? After all, eight is the number of new beginnings...
Reviews
Jaki Ravon

Carmen Hendrix has penned a masterpiece.  This book is filled with all the expectations that a reader seeks when choosing their next good read.  It is overflowing with deep sentiments that prick the heart at the seat of all emotions.  It touches on the main elements of real family life with its disappointments, unfulfilled expectations, forgiveness and the lack of, emotional abuse, infidelity, and even unconditional love.  Her insight to put such on-point dialogue to an absolutely captivating storyline is simply amazing.  Her approach to describing feelings and passions that connect the pain of loss and the yearnings of dreams that don’t die is remarkable.  “Eight Moments” leaves the reader hungry for more, it is "gooder" than good; it is GREAT!!!

News
08/04/2018
Local Author Receives National Recognition

Lake Buena Vista, FL (8/6/2018) –The Annual 2018 Florida Authors and Publishers Association President’s Book Awards recognized Eight Momentsby Carmen Hendrix, in the category of Contemporary Fiction, as a Silver medal winner.

Hosted by the Florida Authors and Publishers Association, this prestigious national award is open to books published between 2017 and 2018. The judges for this national competition are librarians, educators, and publishing professionals.

“The FAPA President’s 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, Past President of FAPA.  

Eight Moments is a fiction, published by Magnolia Babies Publishing, which focuses on familial relationships and the breakdown of the bond between mother and daughter.  It isfull of scandalous and life-altering moments that have had devastating effects on the main character’s ability to fully trust and love anyone and in that eighth moment, her life is about to change forever.

Medals were awarded at the annual FAPA President’s Book Awards Banquet held this year at the Hilton Orlando Buena Vista Palace in the Disney Springs TMArea of Lake Buena Vista, Florida. 

“We are proud to announce this year’s winners who truly embody the excellence this award was created to celebrate. Their works are representative of the creative storytelling, bold concepts and innovative ideas which makes the President’s Book Awards so well respected by librarians and those in the publishing industry. This year was no exception as we had a record number of nominations! We salute all of our winners for their fine work.” said FAPA’s President, Angelina Assanti.

The Florida Authors & Publishers Association is an organization for authors, publishers, illustrators, editors, printers, and other professionals involved in the publishing industry. It focuses on providing the highest quality of information, resources, and professional development to members and others interested in the writing and publishing profession.

 

Formats
Paperback Book Details
  • 09/2017
  • 9780997806021 B075MSCG7P
  • 262 pages
  • $12.99
Open Ebook Ebook Details
  • 09/2017
  • 9780997806038 B075MSCG7P
  • 258 pages
  • $7.99

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