Press Release

Blind Redemption – Runner up in Coveted Royal Dragonfly Book Awards

                CHANDLER, AZ (November, 2016) – The judges of the 2016 Royal Dragonfly Book Awards contest, which recognizes excellence in all genres of literature have spoken, and Blind Redemption by Denise Dearth and Amy Gillen, placed 2nd in the Newbie ‐ First Time Author (Fiction) category.

                “Winning any place in the Royal Dragonfly Contest is a huge honor because in order to maintain the integrity of the Dragonfly Book Awards, a minimum score is required before a First or Second Place or Honorable Mention will be awarded to the entrant – even if it is the sole entry in a category,” explains Linda F. Radke, president of the Dragonfly Book Awards program. “Competition is steep, too, because there is no publication date limit as long as the book is still in print.”

                Blind Redemption is a thrilling take on the private investigator novel and features a Psychic Detective from Indianapolis.  The e-book retails for $6.99 and can be purchased at Amazon, Barnes and Noble and Wayward Ink Publishing. Paperback books are available at

                For a complete list of winners including all first and second place and honorable mention recipients, visit and click on “Winners.”


2016 Indy Author’s Fair

(August, 2016) Authors Denise Dearth and Amy Gillen selected to participate in the 2016 Indy Author Fair, presented by the Indianapolis Public Library and the Eugene & Marilyn Glick Indiana Authors Award.  (Pictures in Image Gallery)