Douglas Wells is an award-winning author. His first novel, The Secrets of All Secrets, received the Literary Titan Silver Award and was a finalist in the 2017 Independent Author Network’s Book of the Year Awards. His second novel, How We End Up, also received the Literary Titan Silver Award and was a Finalist for Literary Fiction Category in the 2018 International Book Awards, the 2018 American Fiction Awards, and the 2018 TopShelf Magazine Book Awards. His current novel, The Mourning Islands, will receive either a Bronze, Silver, or Gold Medal from the Florida Authors and Publishers Association on August 3. Douglas is also a reviewer for The New York Journal of Books. He lives with his wife and two cats in Panama City Beach.