On June 2, 2012, Rachel Madorsky, internationally published award-winning author, was honored at the Illinois Woman's Press Association prestigious Awards Luncheon held at the Union League Club in Chicago in the 2012 Mate E. Palmer Communications Contest.
Rachel Madorsky received the 2012 Mate E. Palmer Communications Contest Awards for her nonfiction “Maestro: Uncovering Karma and Reincarnation,” article “The Survival of the Kola Sami/Saami – Realization of the Importance of Their Existence” and video book trailer “Karma and Reincarnation in the “Maestro” on YouTube.
The award encompasses career success and service to both the community and to the Illinois Woman's Press Association / National Federation of Press Women.
Rachel’s book has been well received by her readers and professionals in related fields. The Midwest Book Review reveals "Gaining control of your own destiny is very important, but spiritually, it can prove quite difficult. “Maestro: Unveiling Karma and Reincarnation" is a thoughtful spiritual study from Rachel Madorsky, as she speaks on the unique journey to self-discovery and realization of one's own destiny and place in the universe. With wisdom for good health physically and spiritually, "Maestro" contains plenty of wisdom to be considered for spirituality readers, highly recommended."