Rush Limbaugh Honored As Children's Choice Book Awards Author Of The Year
May 15, 2014 at 12:52 PM (PT)
RUSH LIMBAUGH has been honored with the “Author of the Year” award at the 7th annual CHILDREN’S CHOICE BOOK AWARDS (CCBA). The PREMIERE NETWORKS host, author of "Rush Revere and The Brave Pilgrims: Time-Travel Adventures With Exceptional Americans" (Threshold Editions/Simon & Schuster), was feted at the CCBA gala in NEW YORK last night (5/14).
LIMBAUGH told the gathering, “This is unexpected, but it's a thrill. On behalf of Rush Revere and his talking horse, Liberty, time-traveling, I want to thank all the children who voted and who've read the books … I love AMERICA. I wish everybody did. I hope everybody will. It's one of the most fascinating stories of human history, this country and what it has meant to the world and what it means to citizens who live here. And it's a delight and it's an opportunity to try to share that story with young people so that they can grow and learn to love and appreciate the country in which they're growing up and will someday run and lead and inherit…”