C.K. Donnelly Fantasy Author | Unsuccessful Quitter (tm)
TRINE REVELATION, The Kinderra Saga: Book 3 *AND* TRINE FALLACY, Book 2 win the 2022 NYC Big Book Award for Epic Fantasy! TRINE RISING, Book 1 was the 2020 winner.
C.K. Donnelly used to think she didn’t like science fiction or fantasy. But then a little movie series called Star Wars came along, and her life was never the same. Eventually Donnelly decided she wanted to create an immersive, fantastical world of her very own. In Book 2 of the Kinderra Saga, Trine Fallacy, Donnelly unveils her creative
C.K. Donnelly used to think she didn’t like science fiction or fantasy. But then a little movie series called Star Wars came along, and her life was never the same. Eventually Donnelly decided she wanted to create an immersive, fantastical world of her very own. In Book 2 of the Kinderra Saga, Trine Fallacy, Donnelly unveils her creative universe by taking the reader along on a hunting trip with her young protagonist, Mirana.
TRINE FALLACY took home the "Best Book the Coming of Age Category" and TRINE REVELATION was a winner in the "Best Books in the Fantasy Category" for the Summer 2022 NABE Pinnacle
"Trine Rising, The Kinderra Saga: Book 1" and "Trine Fallacy, The Kinderra Saga: Book 2" were both awarded 1st Place/Gold Medals at the 2022 Colorado Independent Publisher EVVY Awards
TRINE FALLACY, the second installment of epic fantasy series The Kinderra Saga recently won two literary awards.
Earlier this year, Trine Fallacy was also awarded the 2022 IPA (Independent Press Award) for the Epic Fantasy category, bringing three awards to date for the Trine Rising sequel.
All gratitude to my character "co-mother" @KimDingwall
DESDE KELLIS PINAL DESCRIPTION
*Seer Prime of Kin-Deren Province
*Wife of Defender Commander Kaarl Pinal
*Mother of young Aspected Mirana Kellis Pinal
*Amulet: Yellow topaz in gold setting
THE 18TH ANNUAL BEST BOOK AWARDS ANNOUNCE 2021 AWARD RECIPIENTS
LOS ANGELES – American Book Fest has announced the winners and finalists of The 2021 Best Book Awards on November 16, 2021. Over 400 winners and finalists were announced in over 90 categories. Awards were presented for titles published in 2019-2021.
"Having both TRINE RISING and TRINE FALLACY take honors in the Fiction/Fantasy category was a complete surprise," said author C.K. Donnelly. "These novels are the culmination of 20 years of story-crafting and world-building...and unsuccessfully quitting!"
Jeffrey Keen, President and CEO of American Book Fest said this year’s contest yielded over 2,000 entries from mainstream and independent publishers, which were then narrowed down to over 400 winners and finalists.
American Book Fest is an online publication providing coverage for books from mainstream and independent publishers to the world online community.
American Book Fest has an active social media presence with over 133,000 current Facebook fans.
This is the fifth award for TRINE RISING and the first major honor for TRINE FALLACY.
The Jenkins Group is proud to announce C.K. Donnelly has won a BRONZE MEDAL for "Trine Rising, The Kinderra Saga: Book 1” in the Young Adult Fiction -- Fantasy/Sci-Fi category in the 15th Annual, 2021 Moonbeam Children's Book Awards. Launched in 2007, the awards are intended to bring increased recognition to exemplary children’s books and their creators, and to celebrate children’s books and life-long reading.
"Medalists were chosen from nearly 1,500 total entries that came from children's book authors, illustrators and publishers from all over the U.S. and from 22 other countries around the world," said the Jenkins Group.
This is the fourth award "Trine Rising" has received, including the 2021 Independent Press Association Award (Fantasy); 2021 IndieReader Discover Award (Young Adult); and the 2020 NYC Big Book Award (Epic Fantasy).
Donnelly can be reached for comment through Claire McKinney PR,
908-955-7579 or email@example.com.
"Donnelly's high-stakes sequel grapples with the complexities of lingering love and the ethics of war. ... A mature and deftly plotted fantasy sequel by a shrewd author." — Kirkus Reviews
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C.K. Donnelly wins the 2021 IndieReader Discovery Award for 'Young Adult' Genre!