Duno book wins Latino award
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — A book by IndyCar driver Milka Duno has been selected the best young adult sports/recreation book of 2009 at the 11th Annual International Latino Book Awards.
The book, "Go, Milka, Go!" features the Venezuelan driver sharing the importance of education to children of all ages.
She calls the award, presented in New York on Thursday, a "wonderful surprise and a cherished honor."
Duno says the story was designed to be "both entertaining and inspiring" for youngsters.