Outstanding First Novel 50,000 to 80,000 Words Winner
Outstanding Women’s Fiction Finalist
1st Place Cover Design

1st Place Special Needs/Disability Awareness
1st Place Interior Design

Designer: Kellie Emery
Hampton Roads branch
Book Cover Gold Medal Addy
Designer: Kellie Emery

2021 Kops Fetherling International Book Award

Multicultural Fiction
Gold Award
Best New Fiction

Fiction: General
Honorable Mention for
General Fiction
New Author of the Year Award
Chatelaine Fiction First Place Award

2021 Zibby Awards

Best Interior Design Nominee
May 2022 Bonus Book of the Month selection
World's Largest Book Club

The 2021 Annie Awards

The Best in Literature Finalist
Grand Prize 3rd Place; 1st Place Drama and Romance; 2nd Place Multicultural, Literary & Contemporary Fiction, and Women's Fiction; Honorable Mention Best Couple (Phoenix & Orchid), Best Supporting Characters (Caleb, Rina)

Lone Star Writing Contest

Finalist for
Goodbye, Orchid

Writers' Digest 89th Annual Writing Competition

"Before He Heard Her" Honorable Mention for
Genre Short Story


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