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Georgia Library Quarterly recommends Loosening Corsets
AWARDS FOR LOOSENING CORSETS: THE HEROIC LIFE OF GEORGIA’SFEISTY MRS. FELTON, FIRST WOMAN SENATOR OF THE UNITED STATES
The Georgia LibraryQuarterly (summer, 2007) has recommended Loosening Corsets, as “anoutstanding addition to … “academic libraries.” This biography recounts the life and times of one of the most remarkablewomen in American history. Most criticsagree with the Georgia Library Quarterly’sfollowing statement: “In herengaging and well-documented biography of Rebecca Ann Latimer Felton(1835-1930), A. Louise Staman tells a tale stranger and more fascinating thanfiction.” According to critic JamiGaudet, “Although this is Rebecca Felton’s story, it’s the story of many womenin the South and North who worked together,” making it an ideal addition towomen’s studies programs, as well as American history.
- Gold Medalist, Independent Publisher Book Awards – Best Regional Non-Fiction, Southeast, for Loosening Corsets.
- First Runner-up Gold: The Eric Hoffer Book Award, Reference Category for Loosening Corsets.
- San Francisco Book Awards 2009, Honorable Mention for Loosening Corsets
- Award and Plaque from the Georgia Commission on Women (2007) for contributions to the advancement of Georgia culture, history and Georgia women for Loosening Corsets
The book is available from Amazon.com by searching for ISBN# 0-9787263-1-6. The price is $24.95. However, if a library in Georgiapurchases this work directly through Tiger Iron Press, it will receive a 30%discount regardless of the number of copies ordered. To order you may send e-mail to sales@TigerIronPress.com, or contactTiger Iron Press, P.O. Box 27705, Macon, GA 31221 (Phone 478.4742323). The book is also available through distributionat Pathway Book Distributors and in most book stores. Please contact Tiger Iron Press for further details.
A. Louise Staman has also given many lectures anddiscussions to library, literary, university, social, and professional groups (alongwith appearancs on radio and television) and would be happy to speak at yourinstitution. She can be reached throughall Tiger Iron Press contacts and will call you directly to set up a programregarding this fascinating book. Additonal information about the author and her works can be found at www.TigerIron Press.com