North Florida Writers W to Z

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Below is a listing of all the Northeast Florida published authors we can find or have been told about with the last names beginning with the letters W to Z. If you are a published northeast Florida author and your name isn’t listed please use our CONTACT US form and let us know we would be happy to add you.

John Hamilton Waaser (Non-Fiction)
Lake Butler, FL
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Memory Improvement: Easy Ways to Quickly and Naturally Improve Learning, Studying, Reading and Retention – 2016 [available only on Smashwords]
Treating Fatigue: Using Essential Oils, Herbal Teas and Supplements to Battle Fatigue and Increase Energy – 2016 [available only on Smashwords]
Building Confidence: How to Act Like You Know You Can do This! – 2017 [available only on Smashwords]
Photographic Composition: Book One – 2017

Delores Leggett Walker (General Fiction)
Long time resident and historian in Mayo, Florida.

Her Facebook Page:

Legend of Promise – Aug 2013
Gathering Promises – Aug 2014
Promises Kept – Aug 2015
Sailor – Aug 2016
Daughtry – Feb 2019

Daddy’s Supper Tales – Nov 2017

Mitty Walters (Sci-Fi/Fantasy/Suspense Writer)
Jacksonville, Fl

Personal Facebook Page:
Amazon Author Profile:

Breaking Gravity – 2014
Breaking Destiny – 2014
Whiskey Tango Hotel – Not published yet

Gwen Watkins (Children’s/Christian Writer)
Mayo, Florida

Amazon Author Page:

The Trip (Jesse and Friends) – 2017
Jesse And Friends Book 2 – 2018
The house on wheels and the girl from across the street: A story of true friendship – 2019

Journey to Faith – 2015
Scriptural Promises Daily Journal – 2017 and again 2019

Doug Weldon (Sci-Fi)
Gainesville, Fl

Amazon Profile Page:

Indravati: A Science Fiction Adventure of the Starship Indravati – 2016
Fractured Minds: A Science Fiction Adventure of the Starship Indravati (Volume 2) – 2017

June Weltman (YA Mystery Writer)
Jacksonville, Fl

(Works for Florida Times-Union – Hasn’t published any other books)

Mystery of the Missing Candlestick– 2004

Linda Whiddon (Sci-Fi/Fantasy Writer)
St. Augustine, Fl

Website: – no posts since 2011
Amazon Author Profile Page:
Twitter Page: – no new tweets since 2016

The Moem Chronicles

Moem: The Beginning – Book I – July 2006
Moem the Mystical Prophesies (the Moem Chronicles Book 2) – Book II – Aug 2012
The Long Kill (The Moem Chronicles Book 3) – Book III – Oct 2012
The Long Kill Part Two: Book Four of The Moem Chronicles – Book IV – July 2014

Jessie Blade Mysteries Series

A Murder in Oak Creek Canyon – Book 1 – 2006

Jonnie Kidd Whittington – (Historical Fiction/Children’s Fiction)
Mayo, Fl

Kidd and Spitfire Doll January 2012
Kidd’s Daughter: Another Spitfire (Kidd Family Series) (Volume 2) (Kidd Family Series Book 2) July 2013
Kidds Daughter Becomes a Woman (Kidd Family Series Book 3) October 2014
2: Coloring Book Two: Katy Kidd’s Old Fashioned Games and Toys April 2016
Coloring Book 3 (Katy Kidd’s Family Adventures) January 2017
Life in the Good Old Days: Coloring Book (Katy Kidd’s Family Adventures) (Volume 1) July 2016
Old Fashioned Games and Toys (Katy Kidd’s Family Adventures) July 2016
The Long Scary Keyboard (Katy Kidd’s Family Adventures) (Volume 3) January 2017

Dr. Michael Wiley (Fiction/Non-Fiction)
Jacksonville, Fl

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Twitter page:

Joe Kozmarski Detective Novels

The Last Striptease – Oct 2007
The Bad Kitty Lounge – Mar 2010
A Bad Night’s Sleep – Jun 2011

Daniel Turner Thrillers

Blue Avenue – Dec 2014
Second Skin – Dec 2015
Black Hammock – Jun 2016

Sam Kelson Mysteries

Trouble in Mind – Nov 2019

Franky Dast Mysteries

Monument Road – Dec 2017

H. Morris Williams (Non-Fiction)
Lake City, Florida
Personal Facebookpage: (no posts since 2012)

Some Stuff I Wrote: A Collection of Newspaper Columns, 1992-1994 – 2001
Old Florida Memories:A Photo Retrospective of Greater Columbia County, Florida. – 2007
Lake City, Florida: A Sesquicentennial Tribute (Co-author with Kevin McCarthy) – 2009
Some Stuff I Wrote and Some Stuff I Didn’t – 2018
(His books may be available in the Columbia County Florida Library or the Florida Gateway College Library except the latest one can be purchased from Hunter Printing in Lake City, Florida)

Terrence “Terry” L. Williams (Suspense/Mystery)
Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida

Logan Alexander Series
Cooper’s Revenge – Dec 2013
Unit 400 The Assassins – Jan 2014
Zero Day: China’s Cyber Wars (Logan Alexander) – Jan 2017

Shantina Wilson (Contemporary Romance)
Grew up in White Springs now Lives in Lake City, Florida
No Author Website
Facebook Page:
Personal Facebook Page:

Think Before You React – July 2012

A Hard Pill to Swallow Part 1 – Jan 2017
A Hard Pill to Swallow Part 2 – Aug 2017

Wanted: Never Mix Business with Pleasure – April 2013
Spoiled – May 2015
Deion Washington – April 2016

Amos Darryl Wimberley – (Mysteries/Suspense)
He graduated from Lafayette County High School, Mayo, Florida and currently resides in Austin, Texas.
His website:

Tinker’s Damn – Nov 2000
The King of Colored Town – Aug 2011
Kaleidoscope – Aug 2011
A Seeping Wound – June 2016
Paul Bunyan – May 2017

A Rock and a Hard Place – Detective Barrett Raines Mystery – July 1999
Dead Man’s Bay – Detective Barrett Raines Mystery – July 2000
Strawman’s Hammock – Detective Barrett Raines Mystery – Nov 2001
Pepperfish Keys – Detective Barrett Raines Mystery – July 2007
Devil’s Slew – Detective Barrett Raines Mystery – Mar 2011

Vickie Wollan – Sweet Romance Fiction
Deland, Fl

Facebook author page:

Books by the Author

A Snowflake Christmas (2020)
A Snowflake Christmas – The Nutcracker (2021)
A Snowflake Christmas – The Elf (2022) – preorder until November 1, 2022

Romancing the Holidays – Volume 1 – “An Elf’s Challenge”
Romancing the Holidays – Volume 2 – “The Secret Santa Surprise”
Romancing the Holidays – Volume 3 – “A Boat Built for Two”

Carrol Wolverton (NonFiction/Self-Help/Historical Fiction)
She resides in Orange Park, Florida with her husband and an ornery cat
Amazon Author Profile Page:

Back Bay Boston Basement – June 2004
Living Cheap & Loving It, Tomatoes in the Flower Bed – Sept 2008
Raylaina, the story of a teen with an abusive boyfriend – Feb 2011
Method Weight Management 2: How Not to be a Fat Cat – May 2013
Freud in St. Augustine: A Novel of Homelessness and Wealth in the Nation’s Oldest City – July 2014
Living Cheap & Loving It for Seniors: What’s That Green Stuff in the Spaghetti? – Sept 2015
Real Estate, Sex, & the World Beyond – Sept 2016

Tracy Woodard (Non-Fiction)
White Springs, Fl

Manager of the Hamilton County Public Library

The Documented History of White Springs – Nov 2011

Book only available at Florida’s Nature and Heritage Tourism Center in White Springs, Florida and at the local library.

Towanda J. Young (Romance)
Jacksonville, Fl
Website: (Hasn’t posted since 2011)

A Romance in the Cotton Field– March 2011