Stevie Turner, Author.

Stevie Turner,  Author

Awards, Certificates, and Commendations


My novella 'Finding David' was a quarter-finalist in the 2019 ScreenCraft Cinematic Short Story Competition!

MAY 2018

An excerpt from 'A Marriage of Convenience' won the Novel Writing Festival's Story of the Year Competition in May 2018.

February 28th 2018

'Mind Games' is an Official Selection in the 2017 New Apple Book Awards for General Fiction.

December 2017

'Mind Games' makes it onto the list of's 50 Best Indie Books of 2017

11th September 2017

My screenplay 'No Sex Please, I'm Menopausal!' is now an Official Selection in the Tinsel Town Productions Screenplay Contest!

Spring 2017

My screenplay 'For the Sake of a Child' has won a silver award in the Spring 2017 Depth of Field International Film Festival.  It now has a chance to be read by a major independent film company based in Los Angeles!

23rd March 2017

Repent at Leisure has made the shortlist and won THIRD PLACE in the 2016 Drunken Druid Book Award!

18th December 2016 - REPENT AT LEISURE MADE THE TOP 50!

Repent at Leisure made it to number 46 of Read's 50 Best Indie Books of 2016!  Thanks to all who voted for it. 
Repent at Leisure
has also been entered into the 2017 ATAI Book Award Contest:            


I received this badge on 1st December 2016, when my thriller 'For the Sake of a Child' reached number 1 of the top 10 books on Authorsdb.  It is still in the top 10 as we go through December...

One of my new short stories 'Checking Out' has made the top 15 of the Creative Writing Institute's 2016 writing competition, and this is now published in their December 2016 anthology 'Explain!'

New Apple Official Selection Award received on 4th November 2015 for The Daughter-in-law Syndrome in the General Fiction category.

The Daughter-in-law Syndrome was also voted in at 49 on the list of 50 Best Indie Books of 2015.  Thanks to all who voted for it.


Read Freely
Readers' Favorite Gold Award for A House Without Windows (2015)
Readers' Favorite 5 star seal for A House Without Windows (2014) and also for The Daughter-in-law Syndrome (16/10/2015)
New Apple Book Award For A House Without Windows (2014)

My collection, Life: 18 Short Stories, won a Readers' Favorite 5 star seal on 17th September 2016.