Lifestyles by Estelia…
Florida Book Awards Winners: The winners of 2014 Florida Book Awards include bestselling authors:
- Brad Meltzer (raised in Miami): #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Inner Circle, The Book of Fate, and seven other bestselling thrillers including The Tenth Justice, Dead Even, The First Counsel, The Millionaires, The Zero Game, The Book of Lies, and his newest, The Fifth Assassin.
- Randy Wayne White: New York Times bestselling author whose novel, Sanibel Flats, was chosen by the American Independent Mystery Booksellers Association as one of the Hundred Favorite Mysteries of the 20th Century, and he was named a “Florida Literary Legend” in 2011 by the Florida Heritage Book Festival.
- Rick Yancey (born in Miami and raised in Lakeland): author of thirteen novels and a memoir. His young adult novel, The Extraordinary Adventures of Alfred Kropp, was named a “Best Book of the Year” by Publishers Weekly. In 2010, Rick received a Michael L. Printz Honor for The Monstrumologist. The sequel, The Curse of the Wendigo, was a finalist for the Los Angeles Times Book Prize. His latest novel, The 5th Wave, the first in an epic sci-fi trilogy, made its worldwide debut in 2013.
Related Links: For a list of all of this year’s winners go to www.tampabay.com
I’d love to hear about what you’re reading and why? Are you in a book club?