AWARDS and RECOGNITION

Multicultural and Women's Fiction Finalist
General Fiction Honorable Mention
General Fiction Honorable Mention
Multicultural Fiction Winner
General Fiction Honorable Mention
"Orchid Blooming leaves you with a sense of hope and optimism. A beautiful story...full of flirtatious banter and quick-witted humor. A joy to read."
- 5-stars from Pikasho Deka for Readers’ Favorite
Literary - Love Story & Romance 2nd Place
Multicultural Fiction Award Winner
Women's Fiction Finalist
1st Place Multicultural Fiction Winner
Top 100 Notable Book Winner
1st Place Winner Cultural Diversity
2nd Place Winner Cover Design
Shortlisted for the Chatelaine Awards
(Top 40 for Romantic Fiction)
Best Multicultural Fiction Book
"5 Diamonds in the Pulpwood Queen tiara, my highest mark" - Kathy L. Murphy, Founder of The Pulpwood Queens International Book Club

Press & Interviews

happy to help podcast with nicole smith

thriving author summit with dallas woodburn: WINNING Book Awards

veterans breakfast club interview with executive director todd depastino (starts at 13:40)

desideratum interview with theresa bakken

adventures by the book fireside chat with amber reinhart

Linda levack zagon book obsession 5-stars

Human potential at work with debra ruh

in conversation with shari stauch, bookseller main street reads

Jean book nerd interview

women writers, women's books

“Tension and compelling chemistry that will leave you breathless.”

—Barbara Conrey, USA Today bestselling author of Nowhere Near Goodbye

“A heartfelt and captivating novel. I highly recommend this emotional and thought-provoking novel.”

—Linda Levack Zagon Linda's Book Obsession Reviewer,  5-star review

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