Scott McDermott lives in Virginia Beach with his wife and two furballs. He enjoys running around in the sand and surf with his dog, Zack Morris. His productivity is known to diminish during the baseball season, depending on how well the Reds are doing.
I'm proud to announce that Election 2064: Book One received a 5-star review (that's out of 5!) from the influential review and awards site Readers' Favorite . Full text below. "Election 2064 by Scott McDermott is a fascinating look into the future of American politics. This book follows several characters as they navigate a political landscape that, though rather grim, isn’t vastly different from today’s. It certainly is a lot more treacherous, however. From noble politicians with lofty ideas for fixing a broken country, to super-rich sponsors with their own agendas in mind, Election 2064 follows them all for a full and unbridled perspective. The political minefield includes terrorist attacks, assassination attempts, and well timed entries into the presidential race. In this installment (book 1) no one person emerges as the front runner; rather we are told the story from the beginning of each presidential race. "With exciting plot twists and a story that we
Beyond thrilled! Reader's Favorite recognizes "Election 2064" in its annual international book award contest. The Readers' Favorite International Book Award Contest featured thousands of contestants from over a dozen countries, ranging from new independent authors to NYT best-sellers and celebrities. Readers' Favorite is one of the largest book review and award contest sites on the Internet. 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. We receive thousands of entries from all over the world. Because of these large submission numbers, we are able to break down our contest into 140+ genres, and each genre is judged separa
This Thursday, January 4th, I'll be at the Central Library in Virginia Beach for a Meet the Authors event. Myself and some other great Hampton Roads writers will be on hand to talk about our writing process, projects we're currently working on, and will be available to sign books. I might even have some news on Book Two of the Election 2064 series! Hope to see you there, more information is on the attached flier. Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library 4100 Virginia Beach Blvd Virginia Beach, VA 23452