Beyond The Cabin is awarded the Hal Bernard Award for best novel.
Dana is thrilled to announce that her new novel, Beyond The Cabin, won it's first literary award: The Hal Bernard Award for best novel, presented by the Southeastern Writers Association. Dana was in attendance and accepted the award from H. W. "Buzz" Bernard, an award winning author himself and son of Hal Bernard.
Behind The Mask awarded first place in the Action/Adventure category at the Next Generation Indie Book Awards
Award Banquets held for both the Chanticleer International Book Awards the and IBPA Benjamin Franklin Awards
Dana had the opportunity to attend the Award banquets for both the Chanticleer International Book Awards in Bellingham, WA and the IPBA Benjamin Franklin Awards held in Portland, OR. She is thrilled to announce that Behind The Mask won first place at the Chanticleer International Book Awards in her category and was awarded the silver medal for Best New Voice in Fiction at the IBPA Benjamin Franklin Awards. The award ceremonies were made even more special because her life-long best friend, Scott Rhodes, was able to attend both events with her.
Behind The Mask Takes top honor at the 2016 Royal Dragonfly Book Awards
Dana is thrilled to announce that her FBI novel, Behind The Mask, swept the 2016 Royal Dragonfly Book Awards winning Best Novel by First Time Author, Best Fiction Novel and the overall Grand Prize! The Royal Dragonfly Book Awards are part of the family of Five Star Dragonfly Book Contests sponsored by Five Star Publications, a multi award-winning company with over 29 years of publishing expertise.
Behind The Mask named by Kirkus Reviews as one of the best Indie books for 2016
2016 was a phenomenal year for Dana. She released her debut novel on April 5, 2016. Since its release, Behind The Mask has received so many wonderful accolades. One of the most amazing honors was being names as one of the best indie books for 2016 by Kirkus Reviews.