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Award-Winning Political Fiction Author

MIKAEL CARLSON

NATIONAL INDIE EXCELLENCE AWARD - 2014

The iCandidate received the National Indie Excellence Award for Best Political Thriller in 2014. The National Indie Excellence® Awards (NIEA) was created to help establish self-publishing as a proud, legitimate, and strong facet of the publishing industry.

MONTAIGNE MEDAL NOMINEE - 2015

The iCandidate was nominated for the Eric Hoffer Awards' Montaigne Medal for the most thought-provoking book. Nominees are books that either illuminate, progress, or redirect thought. The Montaigne Medal is given in honor of the great French philosopher Michel de Montaigne, who influenced people such as William Shakespeare, René Descartes, Ralph Waldo Emerson, Friedrich Nietzsche, Jean-Jacques Rousseau, and Eric Hoffer.

GLOBAL EBOOK AWARD - 2015

The iCandidate received the silver medal from Dan Poynter's Global Ebook Awards in the Fantasy/Contemporary category.

GLOBAL EBOOK AWARD - 2015

The iSpeaker received the an Honorable Mention  from Dan Poynter's Global Ebook Awards in the Best Ebook Cover.

LYRA AWARD - 2016

BEVERLY HILLS BOOK AWARDS - 2016

READERS' FAVORITE BOOK AWARD - 2014

The iCandidate received the Readers' Favorite Award Silver Medal for Fiction-Drama in 2014. Readers' Favorite is the fastest growing book review and award contest site on the Internet. They have earned the respect of renowned publishers like Random House, Penguin and Harper Collins, and have received the Best Websites for Authors and Honoring Excellence awards from the Association of Independent Authors.

AMAZON BREAKTHROUGH NOVEL AWARDS - 2014

The iCandidate was a quarterfinalist in the Amazon Breakthrough Novel Awards in 2014. The Amazon Breakthrough Novel Award (ABNA) is a contest sponsored by Amazon.com, Penguin Group, Hewlett Packard, CreateSpace and BookSurge to publish and promote a manuscript by an unknown or unpublished author.

GLOBAL EBOOK AWARDS - 2014

The iCandidate was nominated for a Global Ebook Award in 2014.

The Eyes of Others received the Lyra Award from Bookstores Without Borders for Best Suspense/Mystery/Thriller in the 2015 contest. The Lyra Awards are designed to find and promote the best in independent fiction.

The Eyes of Others was named as a Finalist in the 4th Annual Beverly Hills International Book Awards. A team of publishing industry professionals judged submissions for overall excellence in book presentation, taking into consideration the cover design, interior layout, and aesthetic components all key to an overall outstanding printed book, in addition to the writing.

NATIONAL INDIE EXCELLENCE AWARDS - 2016

The Eyes of Others was named as a Finalist in the 10th Annual National Indie Excellence Awards in the Suspense genre. The National Indie Excellence® Awards (NIEA) was created to help establish self-publishing as a proud, legitimate, and respectable part of the publishing industry.

GLOBAL EBOOK AWARD - 2016

The Eyes of Others received the an Honorable Mention from Dan Poynter's Global Ebook Awards in the very competitive Suspense Category

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