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She is a sterling example of what the WNBA Award truly intends to honor—meritorious work in the world of books beyond her profession.
– VALERIE TOMASELLI, WNBA NEW YORK CHAPTER PRESIDENT
Masha was selected as the recipient of the 2010 Women’s National Book Association Award. The award is presented by WNBA to a living American woman who derives part or all of her income from books and allied arts, and who has done meritorious work in the world of books beyond the duties or responsibilities of her profession or occupation.
From left to right: AWWP Project Director Rachel de Baere, AWWP Founder Masha Hamilton, WNBA Award Chair Lee Fairbend, WNBA Vice President Valerie Tomaselli, WNBA New York President Karen Livecchia, and WNBA President Mary Grey James.