Boardwalk in Disrepair: The Splintering of Miss Patriotic is inspired by author Ami Feller’s experiences as part of the Miss America Organization. Those recollections culminate into this unusual perspective of the pageant world. The author, Ami Feller has written articles published in New Jersey newspapers including: The Courier Post, Gloucester County Times and Cocktails and Fiction Magazine. She was keynote speaker to the Atlantic City Hotel and Loding Association with Celebrity Chef Robert Irvine and was a keynote speaker to the N.J. Mosquito Commissioners Association following a comprehensive statewide media study. She also was selected to have a photograph and summary become a part of an exhibition at the Smithsonian Institution as part of Discover Card™ “The American Family Discovered.” Feller is a column contributor to Cooper Hospital’s cancer survivor newsletter, Today's Senior, South Jersey Journal, The Chinese Metro and other publications. She resides in Voorhees , New Jersey with her husband.
Anni receives word from the prestigious, pride of Atlantic City’s American beauty pageant institution, the Miss Patriotic Organization that they are in need of her talent. She’s selected to take over as Tour Manager, traveling across the nation with the country’s darling who is crowned to represent style, sophistication, and leadership initiative. The next few months are filled with adventure.