Deborah Tobola


In 2019 Hummingbird in Underworld was a Bronze Medal Winner in the Readers' Favorite Book Reviews and Award Contest for Excellence in Writing, Non-Fiction - Social Issues.

In April, 2020 Hummingbird in Underworld earned a Silver Award from Nautilus Books in the category of Heroic Journeys. The Nautilus mission is to celebrate and honor books that support conscious living & green values, high-level wellness, positive social change & social justice, and spiritual growth.

Previous winners include the Dalai Lama, Deepak Chopra, Barbara Kingsolver, Thich Nhat Hanh, Amy Goodman, Charles, Prince of Wales, and Desmund Tutu!

Gold medal in Social Justice, finalist in Memoir (Career)Gold medal in Social Justice, finalist in Memoir (Career)