A Publisher's Weekly Best Book of 2015
Suspense Magazine Best Books of 2015
A Top 5 Debut of 2015 by South Florida Sun-Sentinel
Nominated for Best Debut of 2015 by International Thriller Writers
A People Magazine must-read, September 2015
A Cosmo Reads selection in Cosmopolitan Magazine, September 2015
An Indiebound Indie Next Pick for September 2015
A Library Reads September 2015 selection
A 2015 Summer Okra Pick from the Southern Independent Booksellers Alliance
Publisher's Weekly Starred Review
The Daily Mail
New Orleans Magazine
Books and Whatnot
Fort Worth Star-Telegram
CrimeThrillerGirl, Guest Blog, (Aug 13, 2015).
Dead Good Magazine, Behind the Book Guest Blog.
Shaz’s Book Blog, Debut Spotlight (Aug 10, 2015).
Frost Magazine, A Day in the Life.
Biographile. "Fiction Spun from the Prescience of Dreams" (Sept 4, 2015).
Deep South Magazine (November 2, 2015.) “Entering the Gates of Evangeline.”
Writer’s Bone (September 23, 2015). “A Conversation with Author Hester Young.”
Huffington Post (September 10, 2015). “The Gates of Evangeline: A Conversation with Hester Young.”
The Qwillery (September 1, 2015). “A Conversation with Hester Young, author of The Gates of Evangeline.”
Shelf Awareness (July 15, 2015). “Hester Young: The Power of Dreams.”
Publishers Weekly (July 10, 2015). “Dream Weaver: PW Talks with Hester Young.”