Denice Hughes Lewis
Denice's most recent win for second place came in the Harvest Festival for her picture-book manuscript, "The Kite Builder. Her book, DRAGON CLOUD, was a winner in the pre-teen category of the 2011 Global eBook Awards.
She has also won first place with her partners for their screenplay, 'Boarders' in the 2012 Catalina Film Festival and silver place in the Oregon Writer division of the Oregon Film Awards.
Judging for several screenwriting contests, she is well-acquainted with the structure, plot, characterization and emotion needed to create excellent writing of any kind. Visit her website if you need a consultation.
Denice is a graduate of the Institute of Children’s Literature. She specializes in fantasy, humor, adventure and drama. She has studied screenwriting with Cynthia Whitcomb, a playwright, T.V. and screenwriter. At Screenwriting U, she has taken numerous online courses from Hal Croasmun, a Hollywood writer/producer, owner of Class 3 Entertainment.
Being a member of several groups keeps her busy: the ProSeries Alumni - an active online group of dedicated screenwriters, SCBWI -a society for children’s writers and illustrators, the High Desert Screenwriters and Bend Children's Writer in Oregon.
Where to find Denice Hughes Lewis online
Hye-Jynx: Quest Two
Take another wild adventure in Magic-Time with Neil, his sister Sandi and their tiny wizard friends, Hye and Jynx. This quest takes the travelers to the dangerous Amazon Rainforest, home to jaguar, anaconda, caiman and eagle. They need to find a seedpod from the Kapok tree. Jynx loses his wand and becomes a monkey. Will the team succeed in their quest, find the wand and be able to return home?
Hye-Jynx: Quest One
The first book in this humorous chapter book series introduces two tiny wizards to Neil and his sister, Sandi. The wizards need more natural magic to return to their home and save it from Sorceressa. Their first destination is the Grand Canyon, one of the ten most popular wonders of the world. Traveling in Magic-Time is easy, except for one small problem. They end up in the wrong place.
Tazure, a young dragon, undertakes a mission to find a magic pearl that his father hid on Earth centuries ago. It will save his dimension, Draggonfeld, and Earth from the evil Dragonscar. Wounded, Tazure gets lost on Earth and kidnaps Jase, 15, and his sister, Megan, 10. The children help Tazure, not realizing that they will face death when they are separated in the land of dragons.
My Fairy Godmonster
A ranch girl becomes a Cinderella when her brother's future in-laws take over her house for a month to plan a wedding. Losing her mother at birth, hasn't prepared Winifred to cope with the rat, the brat, the cat or the usher who sends chills up her spine. Then she gets a Fairy Godmonster by mistake. One who flies a Harley, has a magic whip and insists on staying in the attic with her.