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Waterborne Earns Several Awards!

Along with a polished new cover design released in September, Waterborne took first place as Best Medical Thriller in the 2022 BestThrillers.com Book Awards, third place in Technothrillers in the 2022 BookFest Awards, and was a finalist in the Thriller: Techno category of the 2022 American Fiction Awards.

ThrillerFest - June 2022

Wonderful to be back in NYC this year with a group of A-list authors! Completed Master Class with national bestselling novelist Steven James and attended CraftFest and ThrillerFest. Pitched another Jake Bendel thriller, Blackout, with several interested agents.

I also had the pleasure of being on a panel titled Indie, Traditional or Hybrid? along with some notable authors, including J.D. Barker and Mark Edwards.

In the Works 2022

Blackout - Finished editing this Jake Bendel thriller and currently pitching it to agents.

Echo From a Bayou - Shopping for a publisher for this psychological thriller that’s finished and fully edited.

Time Goggles (working title) - Turning this sci-fi thriller screenplay into a full-length novel and shopping for movie options.