ABOUT DERIK

 
Derik Cavignano is an award-winning author who writes character-driven stories in a variety of genres, including horror, sci-fi, and crime. A native of Boston, Derik currently lives in Florida with his wife, two children, and an angry cat who won't stop biting him.

Awards for his novels include

-14th Annual National Indie Excellence Awards Winner for thrillers (The Art of Dying: A Ray Hanley Crime Thriller)

-2019 Best Book Awards Winner for horror (The Art of Dying: A Ray Hanley Crime Thriller)

-2019 American Fiction Awards Winner for general horror (The Art of Dying: A Ray Hanley Crime Thriller)

-14th Annual National Indie Excellence Awards Finalist for horror (The Art of Dying: A Ray Hanley Crime Thriller)

-2019 American Fiction Awards Finalist for crime thrillers (The Art of Dying: A Ray Hanley Crime Thriller)

-2016 Silver Falchion Award Finalist for best horror (Colony of the Lost)