Steinem among winners of Books for a Better Life Award

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Source:   —  April 19, 2016, at 6:02 AM

The NY City-Southern NY Chapter of the National Multiple Sclerosis Society presented the awards Monday night. The awards honor "self-improvement" authors and assistance lift money for programs and services helping people with MS.

Steinem among winners of Books for a Better Life Award

Feminist and author Gloria Steinem and Hollywood producer Brian Glazer are among this year'south winners of the Books for a Better Life Award.

The NY City-Southern NY Chapter of the National Multiple Sclerosis Society presented the awards Monday night. The awards honor "self-improvement" authors and assistance lift money for programs and services helping people with MS.

Steinem was commended for her memoir "My Life On the Road" and Glazer for "A Curious Mind," co-authored with Charles Fishman. Glazer'south credits range from the Oscar-winning "A Pretty Mind" to "Splash" and "Apollo 13."

Others receiving awards included Ann Ogden Gaffney for "Cook for Your Life: Delicious, Nourishing Recipes for Before, During, and After Cancer Treatment," Sarah Hepola for "Blackout" and Megan Feldman Bettencourt for "Triumph of the Heart."

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