A Race Is a Nice Thing to Have: A Guide to Being a White Person or Understanding the White Persons in Your Life (Third Edition)
Janet E. Helms
The William Holmes McGuffey Longevity Award
The third edition of A Race Is a Nice Thing to Have: A Guide to Being a White Person or Understanding the White Persons in Your Life, written by Janet E. Helms, received the William Holmes McGuffey Longevity Award from the Textbook & Academic Authors Association. The award recognizes textbooks and learning materials whose excellence has been demonstrated over time. It bears the name of William Holmes McGuffey, whose influential primers helped bring the United States out of frontier literacy and were in print 1836 – 1921. To be nominated, a work must be in print for 15 years and still be selling.