Book Buzz – Awards

RISING is a winner in the National Indie Excellence Awards The 11th Annual National Indie Excellence® Awards selected RISING as the winner in the “Regional Fiction: West” category. Here’s what they said: “Your book truly embodies the excellence that this award was created to celebrate, and we salute you and your fine … Read Entire Post

Book Buzz – Awards

DARK SURF and RISING take 2nd place in the 2017 Los Angeles Book Festival’s Genre-Based Fiction and Sequels categories The 2017 Los Angeles Book Festival selected DARK SURF as the Runner-Up in Genre-Based Fiction, and RISING as the Runner-Up in the Sequels category. The Los Angeles Book Festival is an “annual competition honoring the best … Read Entire Post

Book Buzz – DARK SURF awards

DARK SURF and RISING win awards in 2016 Halloween Book Festival; RISING honored in 2016 Southern California Book Festival DARK SURF and RISING nabbed two of the three Honorable Mentions in the Fantasy category of the 2016 Halloween Book Festival.   RISING was also awarded an Honorable Mention in the General Fiction category of the 2016 … Read Entire Post

Book Buzz – DARK SURF awards

DARK SURF wins 2nd place in General Fiction in 2016 Northern California Book Festival; RISING wins honorable mention! The 2016 Northern California Book Festival selected DARK SURF as the Runner-Up in General Fiction, and recognized RISING with an Honorable Mention in the same category. This is the DARK SURF novel’s 7th award and RISING’s first award. The Northern California … Read Entire Post

Book Buzz – DARK SURF awards

The 2016 Hollywood Book Festival awards an Honorable Mention to DARK SURF! Breaking news from Hollywood! DARK SURF just received its 6th award — an Honorable Mention in the General Fiction category of the 2016 Hollywood Book Festival! The Hollywood Book Festival honors work worthy of consideration by the film, television … Read Entire Post

Book Buzz – DARK SURF awards

Beach Book Festival names DARK SURF the 2nd place winner in General Fiction! The 2016 Beach Book Festival has chosen the DARK SURF novel as the Runner-Up in the General Fiction category. This is the 5th award for DARK SURF! The Beach Book Festival considers books from major publishers, independent publishers and self-published authors, … Read Entire Post

Book Buzz – DARK SURF awards

DARK SURF wins 2nd place in General Fiction in the 2016 San Francisco Book Festival! Breaking news from San Francisco! This weekend, the 2016 San Francisco Book Festival selected DARK SURF as the Runner-Up in the General Fiction category. This is the DARK SURF novel’s 4th award! Each year, the San Francisco Book Festival considers … Read Entire Post

Book Buzz – DARK SURF awards

DARK SURF is a finalist in the 10th Annual National Indie Excellence Awards!  The DARK SURF novel was named one of six finalists in the Fantasy category of the National Indie Excellence Awards. Here’s what they said: “Your book truly embodies the excellence that this award was created to celebrate, and we salute you and … Read Entire Post

Book Buzz – DARK SURF awards

The USA Regional Excellence Book Awards has named the DARK SURF novel a Finalist in the 2016 competition! It took second place in the Fiction category in the West region. Here’s what they said: “Your book, Dark Surf, truly captured the spirit of the West region of the United States and the excellence that this award was created … Read Entire Post

Book Buzz – DARK SURF awards

In November, the 2015 Southern California Book Festival awarded the DARK SURF novel an “Honorable Mention” in the “General Fiction” category of its annual competition. I just received my official badge from the competition and here it is! Each year, the Southern California Book Festival considers works in fiction, non-fiction, biography/autobiography, how-to, compilations/anthologies, photography/art, … Read Entire Post