Awards and Celebrations


Our Collection of Awards…






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epic award

Dangerous secrets won't stay buried

2014 Preditors and Editors Readers Poll top ten


Short Horror Story, 3rd place: Vials of Blood,
John B. Rosenman, Chase Enterprises Publishing


Writers on the Wrong Side of the Road,
edited by Clayton Clifford Bye
places 4th in the P&E Readers Poll for 2012


The Speed of Dark,
presented by Chase Enterprises Publishing
places 4th in the P&E Readers Poll for 2013


The Speed of Dark,
edited by Clayton Clifford Bye
wins the Bronze Medal for 2013 in the
Readers’ Favorite International Book Awards

Readers' Choice International Bronze Award

The Speed of Dark, the story,
wins an honourable mention in the
84th Annual Writers’ Digest Writing Competition

2015 Writer's Digest Award Winner

Front Row Center by Cynthia B. Ainsworthe wins…

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 Grog Wars by Anne Sweazy Kulju wins’s “First Chapter” annual, international competition writers type logo



“Finalist Seal” (badge) from WWTW for The WILLA Literary Award

for Bodie by Anne Sweazy Kulju

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The Turn of the Karmic Wheel  by Monica Brinkman makes 1st place on the All Things That Matter Press book list

. . . And the Whippoorwill Sang by Micki Peluso  wins the Silver Nesta CBC award for “Character Building Counts.”



Micki was also the Top winner of the monthly People’s Choice Awards

The people's choice award(This is not the correct statue, but Hey! it looks nice!)


Fran Lewis wins the “Reviewer Yellow Pages” 5 Star Award

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DEADLY PLEASURES by Mary Firmin  won iUniverse’s Editor’s Choice and Rising Star Awards. It was Also a finalist in Top 100 Indie Books in 2012. Deadly Pleasures also won First Place, a Gold Medal, in Readers Favorite International Book Contest for Mystery Genre in 2012

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What follows is John Rosenman‘s 2012 P&E Award in the Sci Fi/Fantasy Category for The Blue of Her hair, the Gold of Her Eyes. Also, we have the 2011 Banner Award for Beyond Those Distant Stars in the Sci Fi ctaegory. And while we have no photograph, John’s Time Travel tale into the past, “Killers” is an Editor’s Top Pick at Musa Publishing.



Kathleen Ball– Sexy Cowboys and the women who love them…

Finalist in the 2012 RONE Awards.

Top Pick, Five Star Series from the Romance Review.

Kathleen Ball writes contemporary western romance with great emotion and memorable characters. Her books are award winners and have appeared on best sellers lists including Amazon’s Best Sellers List, All Romance Ebooks, Bookstrand, Desert Breeze Publishing and Secret Cravings Publishing Best Sellers list. She is the recipient of eight Editor’s Choice Awards, and The Readers’ Choice Award for Ryelee’s Cowboy.

There’s something about a cowboy….


Dellanie Oakes:

Has four Honorable Mention awards from the L. Ron Hubbard Writers of Tomorrow contest.

Also appears in a variety of anthologies featuring her romantic and sci-fi short stories.


Pat Dusenbury: 


Patricia Dusenbury Award


for Secrets, Lies & Homicide by Pat Dusenbury

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Awards for Linda Palmer

(1) Paranormal Romance Guild “Reviewers Choice Award” 2nd place wins: Honeymoon Hoax and Somewhere in the Middle (

Linda Palmer 2014 2nd


(2) LitPick “5 Star Review Award” (


(3) Electronic Publishing Industry Coalition (EPIC) (

2011 – Young Adult award for The Cinderella Swap



(4) 2012 – Young Adult award for Nightmare Interrupted



(5) 2014 –  Romance Short Works (finalist) for Second Skin (winners will be announced in May)


(6)Title: Wolf Warriors

Description: National Wolfwatcher Coalition Charity Anthology




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