Lowcountry Boil is an Agatha nominee for Best First Novel.
On February 2, at the Cape Fear Crime Festival, Lowcountry Boil won the first-ever Gunny Award for Writing Excellence in Suspense and Mystery.
Susan won first place in the Daphne du Maurier Award for Excellence in Mystery/Suspense (Mainstream Category, Unpublished).
Lowcountry Boil finaled in the Mainstream category of the 2012 Daphne du Maurier.
Lowcountry Boil finaled in the Golden Heart in the Novel with Strong Romantic Elements category!