Alexandrea Weis

      

Alexandrea Weis, RN-CS, CRRN, ONC, PhD, is a multi-award-winning author of over twenty-seven novels, a screenwriter, ICU Nurse, and historian who was born and raised in the French Quarter of New Orleans. Having grown up in the motion picture industry as the daughter of a director, she learned to tell stories from a different perspective and began writing at the age of eight.

Infusing the rich tapestry of her hometown into her novels, she believes that creating vivid characters makes a story moving and memorable.

A permitted/certified wildlife rehabber with the Louisiana Wildlife and Fisheries, Weis rescues orphaned and injured animals. She lives with her husband and pets in New Orleans. Weis writes mysteries, suspense, thrillers, horror, crime fiction, action, historical, and romance.

Member of the Horror Writers Association and the International Thriller Writers Association.


The Multi Award-Winning St. Benedict Series

Awards

Death by the River (10/2018)

  • 2019 Moonbeam Children's Book Awards, Gold Medal Winner: Young Adult Fiction—Horror / Mystery
  • 2019 International Book Awards, Gold Medal Winner: Young Adult Fiction
  • 2019 ScreenCraft Cinematic Book Competition, Finalist
  • 2019 Feathered Quill Book Awards, Bronze Medal Winner: Mystery/Thriller/Suspense/Horror
  • 2019 Killer Nashville Silver Falchion Award, Finalist: Young Adult Fiction
  • 2019 Readers' Favorite Awards, Gold Medal Winner: Fiction — Social Issues
  • 2019 New York City Big Book Award, Distinguished Favorite (Silver): New Adult
  • 2019 Kindle Book Awards, Finalist: Mystery / Thriller Top 5
  • 2019 Clue Book Awards, Semifinalist: Suspense and Thriller Fiction
  • 2019 Somerset Book Awards, Semifinalist: Contemporary and Literary Fiction
  • 2018 Best Book Awards, Finalist: Fiction—Young Adult


The Multi Award-Winning Magnus Blackwell Series

Magnus Blackwell Series AWARDS

 

Blackwell (1/2017)

  • 2019 New York City Big Book Awards, Gold Medal Winner—Cross Genre
  • 2018 Feathered Quill Book Awards, Gold Medal Winner: Mystery
  • 2018 American Fiction Awards, Gold Medal Winner: Horror — Supernatural/Paranormal
  • 2018 Feathered Quill Book Awards , Silver Medal Winner: Adult Fiction
  • 2019 Next Generation Indie Book Awards, Finalist: Series
  • 2019 Chanticleer Mystery & Mayhem Awards, Semi-Finalist
  • 2018 ScreenCraft Cinematic Book Contest, Quarter-Finalist
  • 2019 National Indie Excellence Awards, Finalist: Suspense
  • 2019 Readers’ Favorite Book Awards, Gold Medal Winner: Fiction — Intrigue
  • 2017 Foreword Reviews Indies Book of the Year Awards, Bronze Medal Winner: Horror
  • 2018 Hollywood Book Festival, Honorable Mention: Wild Card
  • 2017 Readers' Favorite Book Awards, Honorable Mention: Fiction — Supernatural
  • 2017 International Book Awards, Finalist

Damned (10/2017)

  • 2019 Chanticleer Somerset Awards, Semi-Finalist: Contemporary and Literary Fiction
  • 2019 Next Generation Indie Book Awards, Finalist: Series
  • 2018 Readers' Favorite, Finalist: Fiction — Paranormal
  • 2017 Best Book Awards, Finalist: Horror

Bound (4/2018)

  • 2019 Next Generation Indie Book Awards, Finalist: Series

Seize (3/2019)

  • 2019 Next Generation Indie Book Awards, Finalist: Series
  • 2019 Readers' Favorite, Bronze Medal Winner: Fiction — Magic



Awards

Realm (5/2019)

  • 2020 Feathered Quill Book Awards, Bronze Medal Winner: Women’s Fiction
  • 2020 Literary Titan Book Awards, Silver Medal Winner
  • 2020 Independent Publishers Book Awards (IPPY), Bronze Medal Winner: Military and Wartime Fiction
  • 2020 National Indie Excellence Book Awards, Finalist: Action/Adventure
  • 2020 Independent Authors Network Awards, Finalist: Action/Adventure
  • 2019 New York City Big Book Award, Distinguished Favorite (Silver): Military History
  • 2019 Readers' Favorite Awards, Honorable Mention: Fiction — Adventure
  • 2019 International Book Awards, Finalist — Historical Fiction
  • 2019 Chaucer Book Awards, Finalist: Historical Fiction—Pre-1750s

The Secret Brokers (4/2020)

  • 2020 International Book Awards, Finalist: Thriller/Adventure
  • 2020 New York City Big Book Awards, Distinguished Favorite (Silver): Suspense
  • 2020 Independent Authors Network Awards, Finalist: Mystery/Suspense
  • 2021 Kops-Feathering International Book Awards, Gold Medal Winner: Fiction—Action/Thriller

Sisters of the Moon (9/2020)

  • 2020 ScreenCraft Cinematic Book Competition, Finalist
  • 2021 Kops-Feathering International Book Awards, Silver Medal Winner: Fiction—Teen/Young Adult
  • 2021 Short Story Books Awards, Finalist
  • 2021 National Indie Excellence Book Awards, Finalist: Novella

The Christmas Spirit (11/2020)

  • 2021 Feathered Quill Book Awards, Gold Medal Winner: Romance
  • 2021 BestsellersWorld Award for Best Romance
  • 2021 Book Excellence Awards, Gold Medal Winner: Holiday
  • 2021 Kops-Feathering International Book Awards, Silver Medal Winner: Fiction—Romance
  • 2021 Chatelaine Books Awards, First Place: Romance
  • 2021 National Indie Excellence Book Awards, Finalist: Paranormal

Honorable Mention 2014 InD’Tale Magazine RONE Awards Paranormal

Honorable Mention BTS Red Carpet Awards Paranormal