MATEGUAS ISLAND, A NOVEL OF TERROR AND SUSPENSE has received an “Honorable Mention” in the 2014 Halloween Book Festival! This is the 2nd award, MATEGUAS has received. MATEGUAS was awarded earlier this year the Gold Medal in Supernatural Fiction by the 2014 Readers’ Favorite International Book Competition.
See the announcement below:
HALLOWEEN BOOK FESTIVAL NAMES “THE TROOP” AS GRAND PRIZE WINNER
HOLLYWOOD_ The 2014 Halloween Book Festival has named “The Troop” by Nick Cutter (Simon & Schuster) as the grand prize winner of its annual competition honoring the best and scariest work of the fall.
Other winners in the competition:
WINNER: The Life & Mimes (& Zombie Apocalypse) of Ripper the Clown – Jake Aurelian
RUNNER-UP: The Witch: And Other Tales Re-told – Jean Thompson
- Mateguas Island – Linda Watkins
- Sin & Contrition – William Peace
- Magnolia City – Duncan Alderson
- Unrelenting Nightmare – Stan Yocum
- Elemental Danger – Willoughby Hundley III
- Trick or Treat Murders – Bob Moats
- The Cast of the Unwanted Pounds – Fred A Stutman, M.D.
To see the announcement, go to the Festival’s website and look for the headline in the center of the page that says “click here”: