Awards & Achievements


Emma Darcy Award, the Romance Writers of Australia. (the award is now retired) for Eyes of a Stranger.

Best Pastiche Award – Sherlock Holmes Society of Western Australia, for Chronicles of the Lost Years.

Carol Anne Sorel Encouragement Award for Writers (Romance Writers of Australia Inc.)

Author’s Site Of Distinction, awarded by Preditors & Editors, September 2000

Best Original eBook in the Frankfurt eBook Awards for 2000, for Diana by the Moon.

Romantic Times “Top Pick” of the month, October, 2001, for Diana by the Moon.

Finalist (Fourth place), Emma Darcy Award, for Diana by the Moon.

Heart of Vengeance nominated for RT Reviewer’s Choice Best Historical Romance, March 2004.

Heart of Vengeance finalist for Best Historical Romance of the Year, 2005 CAPA Awards.

Thief in the Night nominated Book Of The Year by RRT Reviews, December 2006.

Black Heart nominated for Romances Studio’s Reviewers’ Choice Awards, February 2007.

Sera’s Gift: Winner of The Romance Studio’s 5 Hearts Sweetheart Award. 2009.

Beth’s Acceptance: 2009 CAPA Finalist for Best Erotic Paranormal Romance.

Ningaloo Nights: RomanticCon 2009 Superstar Award “Most Erotic Use of a Chocolate Chip Cookie”.

Night Owls Reviews REVIEWER TOP PICK for Beauty’s Beasts 2010.

Night Owl Reviews REVIEWER TOP PICK for Heart of Vengeance. 2010.

Night Owl Reviews REVIEWER TOP PICK for Diana By The Moon. 2010.

2010 CAPA Finalist for Best Erotic Paranormal Romance for Mia’s Return.

2010 CAPA Finalist for Favourite Author.

Blood Knot: Winner of the Coffee Time Reviewer’s Recommended Award

Fatal Wild Child: The Romance Reviews REVIEWER TOP PICK, August 2011

Blood Knot:  Nominated for Erotic Vampire Book of the Year by The Romance Reviews, November 2011

Beauty’s Beasts:  Cover nominated for Book Of The Year, 2011, by Alternative Read

Blood Knot: CAPA Nomination:  Best Paranormal Book of the Year by The Romance Studio, December, 2011

Bannockburn Binding: The Romance Reviews REVIEWER TOP PICK, February 2012

Bannockburn Binding: Nomination for Best Erotic Paranormal Romance, The Romance Reviews, March 2012

Byzantine Heartbreak The Romance Reviews REVIEWER TOP PICK, May 2012

Blood Knot Amazon #1 Best Seller in Fantasy, Futuristic & Ghost Romances, September 2012

Blood Stone: Reviewer Top Pick, Night Owl Reviews, October 2012

Bannockburn Binding:  Amazon Best Seller in Fantasy, futurist & Ghost Romances, October 2012

Chronicles of the Lost Years:  Amazon Best Seller in Historical Mysteries, March 2013

Byzantine Heartbreak: Best Book Of the Year Nominee – SF/Futuristic Category  The Romance Reviews, March 2013

Byzantine Heartbreak: Winner  Best Book Of the Year – SF/Futuristic  The Romance Reviews, April 2013

Kiss Across Time:  Amazon #8 Best Seller; #1 Vampire Romance; #1 Time Travel Romance, October 2013

Faring Soul:  SFR Galaxy Awards 2015 Winner — “Most Intriguing Philosophical/Social Science Questions in Galaxybuilding”, February 2016

The First Trinity Amazon Australia #1 Fantasy Anthologies Best Seller, February 2016

Faring Soul Kobo #4 Bestseller, Space Opera, February 2016

Faring Soul Smashwords Bestseller, Science Fiction Romance, February 2016

5,001:  Smashwords Bestseller, Science Fiction Romance, February 2016

Perilous Princess:  All Romance eBooks Bestseller, February 2016

Varkan Rise:  Smashwords Bestseller, Science Fiction Romance, April 2016

Evangeliya:  Heroes and Heartbreaker’s Science Fiction Romance Best Bets for June 2017

Rules of Engagement:  #1 New Release, Historical Australian and Oceanian Fiction, November 2018

Rules of Engagement and Degree of Solitude:  Simultaneously #2 and #1 New Releases respectively, Historical Australian and Oceanian Fiction, January 2019

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