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Welcome to the official website of award-winning author Amanda M. Thrasher. Amanda is a multiple Gold Recipient of The Mom’s Choice Awards® (MCA). Earning the award in multiple categories including YA, General Fiction, and Early Reader Chapter Books, a two-time Gold Medal Winner of the Readers’ Favorite International Book awards, a New Apple Literary Award winner, and an NTBF Award winner. To find out more about Amanda visit about the author section here or on the menu bar.
The Mom’s Choice Awards® (MCA) evaluates products and services created for children, families, and educators. The program is globally recognized for establishing the benchmark of excellence in family-friendly media, products, and services. The organization is based in the United States and has reviewed thousands of items from more than 55 countries. The world, parents, educators, retailers, and members of the media look for the MCA mother-and-child Honoring Excellence seal of approval when selecting quality products and services for children and families.
The International Readers’ Favorite is one of the largest book review and award contest sites. They have earned the respect of renowned publishers like Random House, Simon & Schuster, and Harper Collins, and have received the “Best Websites for Authors” and “Honoring Excellence” awards from the Association of Independent Authors. They are also fully accredited by the BBB (A+ rating), which is a rarity among Book Review and Book Award Contest companies.
The NTBF, North Texas Book Festival, assists schools and public libraries with literacy programs in North Texas. Since its inception, it has awarded more than $45,000.00 in grants to deserving programs.
What If …A Story of Shattered Lives was written by Amanda specifically for the Texas Municipal Education Center, Texas Department of Transportation’s D.R.S.R. (Driving on the right side of the road) program. All other titles, click on the cover for book description and purchase options.
School visits, signed copies, workshops, signings, & media requests: here
Click on the covers below for purchase options. Amazon out of stock or you’d like an autographed copy? Signed Copies or Book Orders