Awards

awards

I’ve been fortunate enough to have my writing recognised by winning prizes in various competitions.
For those who are interested, the “Brag List” includes:

2016

– Won Koru Awards for Best First Novel & Best Short & Sweet Romance.
–  Finalist for 3 Sir Julius Vogel Awards: Best Novel, Best Collected Work, & Best Short Story.

–  Awarded Awesome Indies Seal of Excellence for Currents of Change.

2013

– Nomiation for Sir Julius Vogel Awards

2012

– First Prize, SpecFicNZ/Steam Press Novel Manuscript Competition
–  First Prize, SpecFicNZ/WilyWriters Short Story Competition

2011

– Nomination for Sir Julius Vogel Awards
 – Very Highly Commended, Western Districts Competition

2009

– Second prize, Western Districts Short Story Competition
– Nomination for Sir Julius Vogel Awards

2008

– First prize, Rawene Book Festival Competition

2007

– Third prize, Northland Branch NZ Society of Authors Short Story Competition

2006

– Second prize, Rawene Book Festival Short Story Competition