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Susan Wingate has won multiple literary awards. She is a #1 Amazon Bestselling author of novels: The Deer Effect, Drowning, and the Bobby’s Diner series. Susan offers inspirational lectures and keynotes about the publishing industry. She is a diverse author with published work ranging from YA romance fantasy to upmarket thrillers. (Approx. 60 words)
Susan Wingate is a #1 Amazon bestseller, award-winning author of books spanning the genres of mystery, thriller, romantic suspense, paranormal, inspirational and Christian fiction, fantasy, memoir, and writing resources. The twists and turns of Susan’s stories and her likable, touching characters are always unique.” Susan Wingate’s bestselling, award-winning novels are recommended for teenagers, young adults, and for old adults who are young at heart! (Approx. 100 words)
THE DEER EFFECT
•2016 Runner-up, Shelf Awareness
•2015 Finalist USA Best Books Award for religious fiction (finalist),
•2015 WINNER eLIT Book Awards for religious fiction (winner),
•2015 WINNER Pacific Book Awards for Christian fiction, and
•2015 Finalist Next Generation Indie Book Awards for inspirational fiction.
•2011 WINNER Forward National Literature Award for Drama
•2011 Finalist International Best Books Award, Finalist for Women’s Fiction
•2010 Finalist International Best Books Award for Women’s Fiction
•2009 Finalist Next Generation Indie Book Awards for Women’s Fiction
Susan Wingate’s poem “The Dance of Wind in Trees” appeared in the Virginia Quarterly Review this 2013. The VQR, in existence for 88 years, is known for its excellence in literature and poetry. Touting such authors as H. L. Mencken, Eleanor Roosevelt, Harry Ashmore, C. Vann Woodward, Dumas Malone, Thomas Wolfe, Joyce Carol Oates, Robert Olen Butler, Ann Beattie, Robert Penn Warren, Robert Frost, and Rita Dove. For more information about the Virginia Quarterly Review, go to: www.vqronline.com. Susan has won various other literary awards for her short stories and poetry.