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How We Are Different (HWAD) Earns Award Recognition

HWAD Named Silver Honoree in IBPA Benjamin Franklin Digital Awards



Wheaton, Illinois, July 24, 2017 — Recently, How We Are Different (HWAD), an app based on Thom Kudla’s award-winning book How I Am Different, was recognized as a Silver Honoree in the Independent Book Publishers Association (IBPA) Benjamin Franklin Digital Awards (BFDA). To learn more about this award win, visit the announcement on the IBPA-BFDA’s official site:


The Benjamin Franklin Digital Awards honors innovation in electronic book publishing by individuals and organizations of all sizes, including publishers, software developers, designers, manufacturers, institutions, and technology leaders. The definition of “book” continues to expand, and the Independent Book Publishers Association wishes to honor and encourage the field’s innovators with a unique awards program.


The app’s author and creator, Thom Kudla, is excited about the recent recognition. “When I first had the vision for this app, I knew it would be a perfect complement to my book. I’m pleased that an organization as reputable as the IBPA agrees that it is something worthy of their award,” Kudla said.


How We Are Different (HWAD), a journaling app based on Thom Kudla’s award-winning book How I Am Different, is now available exclusively on Apple’s App Store for both the iPhone and the iPad. It can be purchased and downloaded on the App Store for $2.99. To learn more about the app, visit

About the IBPA

The Independent Book Publishers Association (IBPA) is a not-for-profit membership association serving and leading the independent publishing community through advocacy, education, and tools for success. With nearly 3,000 members, IBPA is the largest publishing trade association in the U.S.

About To a T Books
Established in 2016 with its first release, How I Am Different by Thom Kudla, To a T Books is a publishing imprint of the writing, critiquing, editing, copy editing, and proofreading company To a T Editorial Group, which was founded under that name in 2011 but has been in business providing expert solutions and advice since 2007. To learn more about the company, visit  


To a T Books at To a T Editorial Group


Copyright © 2016-2019 by Thom Kudla
How We Are Different (HWAD).

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