Contest Winners 2014

Below is the list of winners and VIP judges for the 2014 Zebulon Fiction Contest.  Congratulations to all the writers who entered and placed in 2014!

The Zebulon 2014 Winners List
Middle Grade / Young Adult Location Title
1st: S.D. Keeling Nixa, MO The Amulet of Isis
2nd: Debbie Maxwell Allen Woodland Park, CO The Undone
3rd: Cathy Walker-Gilman Denver, CO Spindrift
Mainstream / Literary / Historical Location Title
1st: Delores Gonzales Montano Pueblo, CO Burying the Dead
2nd: Charlie Goodwin Boulder, CO Advantageous Light
3rd: Judith Robbins Rose Centennial, CO Burn
Romance / Women’s Fiction Location Title
1st: Dawn Virnig Westminster, CO The American
2nd: Karen S. Parks Colorado Springs, CO Relentless
3rd: Kameron Claire Colorado Springs, CO Special-Order
3rd: Kameron Claire Colorado Springs, CO Custom-Made
Mystery / Thriller / Suspense Location Title
1st: Lisa Stormes Hawker Littleton, CO Deep Forbidden Lake
2nd: Scott Brendel Westminster, CO Crooked Lake
3rd: Diana Catt Mooresville, IN Death Map
Science Fiction / Fantasy Location Title
1st: Kendra Merritt Littleton, CO By Winged Chair
2nd: Philip Ligon Huntsville, AL This Strange Engine
3rd: Robert Vincent Colorado Springs, CO Throne of Caelum
Urban Fantasy / Horror Location Title
1st: Jason Rush Louisville, CO Mad Maddie
2nd: Jessica McDonald Highlands Ranch, CO Born to be Magic
3rd: Ash Krafton Barnesville, PA Words that Bind


2014 VIP Judges:

A huge thank you to all of the 2014 VIP judges!

  • Sara Sargent, Simon and Schuster – Middle Grade/Young Adult
  • Gordon Warnock, Foreword Literary, Inc. – Mainstream/Literary/Historical
  • Terese Ramin, Entangled Publishing – Romance/Women’s Fiction
  • Terri Bischoff, Llewellyn – Mystery/Suspense/Thriller
  • Michael L. Braff, Del Rey Books – Random House Worlds – Science Fiction/Fantasy
  • Amy Boggs, Donald Maass Literary Agency – Urban Fantasy/Horror

Previous Years’ Winners: