Delray Beach resident Beverly Gandara’s coming-of-age novel CONCRETE WINGS will soon appear on local Palm Beach County library shelves. Look for CONCRETE WINGS in the Local Author Collection section of the following six branches: the Gardens Branch in Palm Beach Gardens, theWellington Branch in Wellington, the Lantana Road Branch in Lake Worth, the Okeechobee Boulevard Branch in West Palm Beach, the West Boca Branch in Boca Raton and the Main Library on Summit Boulevard in West Palm Beach.
May, 2017: Literary Classis is pleased to announce that the book, Concrete Wings by Beverly Gandara, has been selected to receive the Literary Classics Seal of Approval and recommends it for home and school libraries.
June, 2017: Concrete Wings earned Honorable Mention in the General Fiction Category at the 2017 New York Book Festival.
Sept, 2017: "Beverly, What can I say WOW, it was a tremendous blessing having you on my show! Your literary work in "Concrete Wings" is one of my new favorites and I give it the Bearded Black Cowboy's stamp of approval and highest review rating "5 Beards, 2 Cowboy Hat's and a Hallelujah" heck throw in a church-lady dance with it:) simply amazing."
July 2016: Bev Gandara added to IMMPACT Business and Professional Magazine as a featured author .
Florida resident Award-winning Screenwriter and Novelist, Beverly Gandara has been added to the prestigious group of established authors whose stories mirror Bev's credo
that "Success isn't always measured by what one becomes, but often by what one overcomes."
June, 2017: Concrete Wings earned Five Stars on Reader's Favorite website.
Sept, 2017: Concrete Wings Audiobook on Youtube.com
July, 2017: "My interview with Beverly Gandara was a most educational and entertaining experience. She knows her stuff! Beverly is very informative and well versed. She was greatly received by my listeners. Her writing is excellent! I am very eager to have her back for further discussions and insight". Alan Diskin
TalkRadio FM 92.3 / AM 760 WETR
Sept, 2017: "It was a shear delight having Bev Gandara as my guest on Sept. 24th. She has such a rich knowledge of life's issues and she comes across in a very sincere and genuine way. I am looking forward to having her appear again soon!" Alan Diskin
April 2012: RENT MONEY Written by Beverly Gandara Wins the Golden Palm Award for Best Screenplay at the 2012 Beverly Hills International Film Festival.
April, 2017: Check out my interview! The Crazy Mind: Interviews with interesting people.
October 13, 2016: “Stage 32 Guest Blog Post - Have You Checked Your Drawers Recently?"
Description: “From inspirational quotes to previous drafts of scenes with characters waiting to be resurrected, your next creative
breakthrough may be hiding within your desk drawer. When was the last time you checked yours?”
Comment: Richard Walter, Assoc. Dean, MFA Screenwriting Program UCLA
Wow, Beverly, this is just great! Lively, engaging, personal, informative. Congrats on continuing to stay creative.
December, 2016: Hear Concrete Wings come to life as an audiobook narrated by veteran actor Jack Knight of stage screen and television. The audiobook is currently available on Amazon, Audible and iTunes.
May, 2016: PRESS RELEASE:
New NovelCONCRETE WINGS Details Coming of Age and Finding Personal Freedom in the US During Fidel Castro's Cuba
CONCRETE WINGS is Written by Award-Winning Screenwriter Beverly Gandara