2018 PenCraft Award Winners



 

Congratulations to our 2018 Pencraft Award Winners!

Book of The Year Winner for 2018

The Second Wife: The Second Wife Series, Book 1 by Kishan Paul, Published by Tantor Audio : Book of the Year

Non-Fiction and Fiction Book of the Year winners

His Garden: Conversations with a Serial Killer by Anne Howard, Published by WildBlue Press : Book of the Year in Non Fiction - Memoir CategoryWhere the Hurt Is by Chris Kelsey, Published by Black Rose Writing : Book of the Year in Fiction - Mystery - General Category

2018 PenCraft Award 1st Place Winners

10 Klicks South of Whiskey by Ryan	Smithson, Published by Black Rose Writing : 1st Place in Young Adult - General CategoryA Grave Misunderstanding: A Simon Grave Mystery by Len	Boswell, Published by Black Rose Writing : 1st Place in Fiction - Humor CategoryAdrift Among the Stars by John Dickey, Published by JoSara MeDia : 1st Place in Poetry/Music CategoryAirshow by Mark	A. Hewitt, Published by Black Rose Writing : 1st Place in Children - Concept CategoryAmerica: An Exceptional Nation by Donald	Gilleland, Published by Black Rose Writing : 1st Place in Non Fiction - Gov/Politics CategoryBeleaguered Truth (Shattered Triangle Book 2) by William P. Messenger, Published by Black Rose Writing : 1st Place in Fiction - Historical CategoryBeyond McCarron's Corner: Sassy's Story by Sharon K. Middleton, Published by Black Rose Writing : 1st Place in Romance - Historical CategoryBlown Cover by Mark A. Hewitt, Published by Black Rose Writing : 1st Place in Fiction - Thriller - General CategoryDeath in Disguise by Karen Neary Smithson, Published by TouchPoint Press : 1st Place in Fiction - Mystery - Sleuth CategoryFacing the Dragon by Philip Derrick, Published by Sunnyslope Press : 1st Place in Fiction - Thriller - General CategoryFairlane Road by Cody Lakin, Published by Black Rose Writing : 1st Place in Fiction - Fantasy CategoryFrom Dark to Light by Isabella Murphy, Published by Pink Umbrella Books LLC : 1st Place in Children - K-3rd - General CategoryHearts of Mercy by Joan Donaldson, Published by Black Rose Writing : 1st Place in Romance - Suspense CategoryHis True and "Unveiled" Face! by Charles Anemelu, Published by Lumen Educational Publications : 1st Place in Christian - Non Fiction CategoryIRON ANNIE AND A LONG JOURNEY by Lisa M. Hutchison, Published by tredition : 1st Place in Non Fiction - Memoir CategoryKat & Maus by Brad Chisholm, Published by Black Rose Writing : 1st Place in Romance - Contemporary CategoryLove from the Barricade by Ashley Jean Granillo, Published by Black Rose Writing : 1st Place in Fiction - Chick Lit CategoryShattered Triangle by William P. Messenger, Published by Black Rose Writing : 1st Place in Fiction - Suspense CategoryStars, Stripes and Corporate Logos by Donald L. Gilleland, Published by Black Rose Writing : 1st Place in Non Fiction - Autobiography CategoryThe Anchor is the Key by Linda Anthony Hill, Published by Black Rose Writing : 1st Place in Fiction - Paranormal CategoryThe Blue Unicorn's Journey to Osm by Sybrina Durant, Published by Sybrina Durant : 1st Place in Fiction - Fantasy CategoryThe Fat Lady's Low, Sad Song by Brian Kaufman, Published by Black Rose Writing : 1st Place in Fiction - General CategoryThe Five Wishes of Mr. Murray McBride by Joe Siple, Published by Black Rose Writing : 1st Place in Fiction - Drama CategoryThe Massacre at Yellow Hill by C.S. Humble, Published by Black Rose Writing : 1st Place in Fiction - Supernatural CategoryThe Narragansett Files by Robert Shemeld, Published by Black Rose Writing : 1st Place in Fiction - Suspense CategoryUntil Forever by Luisa Cloutier, Published by Black Rose Writing : 1st Place in Non-Fiction - Relationships CategoryWhat Hides Beneath by J.L. Canfield, Published by Black Rose Writing : 1st Place in Fiction - Suspense CategoryWhy We Revolt by Victor Montori, Published by The Patient Revolution : 1st Place in Non Fiction - Health - Medical Category

2018 PenCraft Award 2nd Place Winners

Brett Enters the Square Circle by David D'Aguanno, Published by David D. D'Aguanno (Self) : 2nd Place in Fiction - Mystery - General CategoryBurying Leo by Helga Gruendler-Schierloh, Published by Laurel Highlands Publishing : 2nd Place in Fiction - Womens CategoryCaught in a Web by Joseph Lewis, Published by Black Rose Writing : 2nd Place in Fiction - Thriller - General CategoryChameleons: An Untold World War II Story by Marcus A. Nannini, Published by Black Rose Writing : 2nd Place in Fiction - Historical CategoryIn Grace's Time by Kathie Giorgio, Published by Black Rose Writing : 2nd Place in Fiction - Thriller - General CategoryK-Town Confidential by Brad & Claire Chisholm & Kim, Published by Black Rose Writing : 2nd Place in Fiction - Suspense CategoryPraying for an Eclipse: Mother Moon (Volume 1) by Guillermo Marquez-Sterling, Published by Black Rose Writing : 2nd Place in Fiction - Drama CategoryRunway Dreams: A Black & White Affair by T.K. Ambers, Published by Black Rose Writing : 2nd Place in Fiction - Thriller - General CategorySongs From Richmond Avenue by Michael Reed, Published by Black Rose Writing : 2nd Place in Fiction - Humor CategoryThe Black Leather Satchel by Paula Czech, Published by Seacoast Press : 2nd Place in Non Fiction - Memoir CategoryThe Graveyard Girl and the Boneyard Boy by Martin Matthews, Published by Black Rose Writing : 2nd Place in Fiction - Paranormal CategoryZyklon: A Francine Vega Investigative Thriller (Fava) by John Hazen, Published by Black Rose Writing : 2nd Place in Fiction - Thriller - General Category

2018 PenCraft Award Runner-Up Winners

Cara's Asylum by Elsa Harrow, Published by Black Rose Writing : Runner-Up in Fiction - Thriller - General CategoryDefiant Souls by Kathleen Chadwick, Published by Black Rose Writing : Runner-Up in Fiction - Horror CategorySins of the Fathers by A.J. McCarthy, Published by Black Rose Writing : Runner-Up in Fiction - Suspense Category


Congratulations to our 2018 Pencraft Award Winners!

Book of The Year Winner for 2018

The Second Wife: The Second Wife Series, Book 1 by Kishan Paul


Non-Fiction and Fiction Book of the Year winners

Fiction - Mystery - General: Where the Hurt Is by Chris Kelsey
Nonfiction - Memoir: His Garden: Conversations with a Serial Killer by Anne Howard


2018 PenCraft Award 1st Place Winners

Children - Concept: Airshow by Mark A. Hewitt
Children - K-3rd - General: From Dark to Light by Isabella Murphy
Christian - Nonfiction: His True and "Unveiled" Face! by Charles Anemelu
Fiction - Chick Lit: Love from the Barricade by Ashley Jean Granillo
Fiction - Drama: The Five Wishes of Mr. Murray McBride by Joe Siple
Fiction - Fantasy: The Blue Unicorn's Journey to Osm by Sybrina Durant
Fiction - General: The Fat Lady's Low, Sad Song by Brian Kaufman
Fiction - Historical: Beleaguered Truth (Shattered Triangle Book 2) by William P. Messenger
Fiction - Humor: A Grave Misunderstanding: A Simon Grave Mystery by Len Boswell
Fiction - Mystery - Sleuth: Death in Disguise by Karen Neary Smithson
Fiction - Paranormal: The Anchor is the Key by Linda Anthony Hill
Fiction - Supernatural: The Massacre at Yellow Hill by C.S. Humble
Fiction - Suspense: What Hides Beneath by J.L. Canfield
Fiction - Suspense: The Narragansett Files by Robert Shemeld
Fiction - Suspense - General: Shattered Triangle by William P. Messenger
Fiction - Thriller - General: Blown Cover by Mark A. Hewitt
Fiction - Thriller - General: Facing the Dragon by Philip Derrick
Non Fiction - Autobiography: Stars, Stripes and Corporate Logos by Donald L. Gilleland
Non Fiction - Memoir: IRON ANNIE AND A LONG JOURNEY by Lisa M. Hutchison
Nonfiction - Gov/Politics: America: An Exceptional Nation by Donald Gilleland
Nonfiction - Health - Medical: Why We Revolt by Victor Montori
Nonfiction - Relationships: Until Forever by Luisa Cloutier
Poetry/Music: Adrift Among the Stars by John Dickey
Romance - Contemporary: Kat & Maus by Brad Chisholm & Claire Kim
Romance - Historical: Beyond McCarron's Corner: Sassy's Story by Sharon K. Middleton
Romance - Suspense: Hearts of Mercy by Joan Donaldson
Young Adult - General: 10 Klicks South of Whiskey by Ryan Smithson


2018 PenCraft Award 2nd Place Winners

Fiction - Drama: Praying for an Eclipse: Mother Moon (Volume 1) by Guillermo Marquez-Sterling
Fiction - Fantasy: Fairlane Road by Cody Lakin
Fiction - Historical: Chameleons: An Untold World War II Story by Marcus A. Nannini
Fiction - Humor: Songs From Richmond Avenue by Michael Reed
Fiction - Mystery - General: Brett Enters the Square Circle by David D'Aguanno
Fiction - Paranormal: The Graveyard Girl and the Boneyard Boy by Martin Matthews
Fiction - Suspense: K-Town Confidential by Brad Chisholm & Claire Kim
Fiction - Thriller - General: Zyklon: A Francine Vega Investigative Thriller (Fava) by John Hazen
Fiction - Thriller - General: Caught in a Web by Joseph Lewis
Fiction - Thriller - General: In Grace's Time by Kathie Giorgio
Fiction - Thriller - General: Runway Dreams: A Black & White Affair by T.K. Ambers
Fiction - Womens: Burying Leo by Helga Gruendler-Schierloh
Nonfiction - Memoir: The Black Leather Satchel by Paula Czech


2018 PenCraft Award Runner-Up Winners

Fiction - Horror: Defiant Souls by Kathleen Chadwick
Fiction - Suspense: Sins of the Fathers by A.J. McCarthy
Fiction - Thriller - General: Cara's Asylum by Elsa Harrow



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