Awards for Elissa's Books

Maggie Award of Excellence Finalist 2009


More than Magic Contest Finalist 2009







Elissa Wilds' Darkness Rising is a sensual thrill ride!! Fantastic world building meets sexy romance--this new series is a keeper. Wonderful! - Alyssa Day, NY Times bestselling author


A strange and imaginative world...a fascinating and exciting read. If you enjoy a very hot romance with evil forces trying to take over the world, you are sure to enjoy this one. -Romance Reviews Today

A fascinating story... - Romantic Times Book Reviews

Darkness Rising is an exciting and erotic read with a great underlying message. The characters are well thought out and compliment each other very enchanting fantasy world, with likeable characters. I can't wait to see what she comes up with next! - Paranormal Romance Reviews


A steamy foray into magic, jealousy, and the world's salvation." - Fresh Fiction

Darkness Rising is an enjoyable, paranormal romance with interesting characters and unique world-building... - Once Upon A Romance Review 


A super save the earth thriller starring an alleged reincarnation and the God who believes he has loved her once before. The story line is fast-paced...Fans will enjoy this complex look at love and relationships. - Genre-Go-Round Reviews

The world of Darkness Rising is elaborate and really cool...action packed and suspenseful... totally rocks! - Romance Junkies


Elissa Wilds' light shines bright! Part fantasy, part Charmed, part Hitchcock, part steamy love story, Florida's own Ms. Wilds did a fine job of balancing all aspects of this story, sprinkling it with a great host of characters that both fascinate, and in some cases, terrify, to produce a brew that only left this reader wanting more. - The Examiner


A smart, sexy read! A magical delight! - NY Times and USA Today Bestselling author C.L. Wilson

This is a striking debut and Wilds' imagination is impressive. Readers should look forward to her next offering! - Romantic Times Book Reviews


This is a fascinating romantic fantasy... an entertaining tale as sub-genre fans will enjoy stepping into Wilds’ world. - Midwest Book Review

It is always a pleasure to pick up a review book by a brand-new-to-me author and be completely blown away by the story she tells...I am completely in love with the world that Elissa Wilds has created —the entire storyline is fascinating, and I loved every minute of it! - A Romance Reader at Heart


Elissa Wilds pens a read that captivated me to the dramatic conclusion...a great read! - The Romance Studio


Elissa Wilds has created a sizzling storyline to entertain and challenge her readers and does not disappoint. Sexy characters and tense plotting makes for a read that is fun, fascinating and unforgettable. - NY Times and USA Today Bestselling author Julie Leto


I found this new world interesting and the characters a joy to read about. I was drug into the battle and while I knew that good had to win, I couldn’t wait to see how...her writing style, dialogue and characters are well thought out and ignite the reader’s imagination. I look forward to her next book. - Night Owl Romance Book Reviews

BETWEEN LIGHT AND DARK is a winning and creative story that fans of the magical will not want to miss. - Romance Reviews Today

A true work of art. It is extremely rare to find a book with the depth of folk lore and adventure that this story has through out it‘s entirety. It is so sexy and hot your hair can curl, and you will be searching for either a cold shower or your significant other while reading. I adore this book. I give Between Light and Dark the highest recommendation that I can possibly give to a story. Be prepared to become addicted to it. -Cata Network Reviews (