News about MWSA.
The William E. Mayer Prize is in honor of the late William E. Mayer who was a member of MWSA. He was the essential renaissance man - a soldier, a doctor, a statesman, an author - and a loving husband. You can learn more about Bud Mayer in the book that he and his wife Heidi wrote in the last year of his life, called Waltzing with Death.
Here's the url for another article in the Dec. 13, 2011, NY Times about how brick-and-mortar bookstore sales have actually increased this holiday season: www.nytimes.com/2011/12/13/books/steve-jobs-biography-and-other-hot-titl...
Here's the url for a thought-provoking editorial in the Dec. 13, 2011 NY Times about Amazon's business activity and some top name authors' responses: www.nytimes.com/2011/12/13/opinion/amazons-jungle-logic.html?_r=1&hp
The new MWSA website is starting to come to life!