Awards & Honors

Awards & Honors

Robert Raymer, 2010 Popular-Star Reader’s Choice Awards (Malaysia)

  • 2012 Amazon Breakthrough Novel Award – Jonathan Brady – *Quarterfinals (on-going)
  • 2012 Ohio University (USA) is adapting and filming my short story “Home for Hari Raya”
  • 2011 Faulkner-Wisdom Awards – novel – Jonathan Brady – Short List Finalist
  • 2011 Faulkner-Wisdom Awards – novel-in-progress – Girl in the Bathtub – Short List Finalist
  • 2010 Popular-Star Reader’s Choice Awards (Malaysia) – Nonfiction-Tropical Affairs-nominated
  • 2010 Interviewed on Kuppa Kopi on national TV (Malaysia)
  • 2010 Expatriate Lifestyle, January issue, named as one of “50 Expats You Should Know”
  • 2009 Popular-Star Reader’s Choice Awards (Malaysia) – Fiction-Lovers and Strangers Revisited –First Prize
  • 2009 Faulkner-Wisdom Awards – novel – A Season for Fools – Short List Finalist
  • 2009 Faulkner-Wisdom Awards – novel-in-progress–Girl in the Bathtub – Short List Finalist
  • 2008 National Writers Association – Novel – Jonathan Brady – 4th place
  • 2008 Faulkner-Wisdom Awards – novel – Jonathan Brady – Almost Finalist
  • 2007 Faulkner-Wisdom – short story – Malaysian Games – Runner-up
  • 2007 SPM Literature in English Text (Malaysia) – short story – Neighbors (2008-2014)
  • 2003 The Writer/Take Joy contest – essay – Writing in Restaurants – Third Place
  • 2002 National Writer’s Association – novel – Tropical Moods – Third Place
  • 2002 National Writer’s Association – novel – A Season for Fools – Sixth Place
  • 1999 National Writer’s Association – novel – Jonathan Brady – Third Place
  • 1998 Hemingway First Novel – novel – Jonathan Brady – Finalist
  • 1996 National Writer’s Association – novel – Jonathan Brady – Finalist
  • 1995 National Writer’s Association – novel – Tropical Moods – Honorable Mention
  • 1988 PEN/Nelson Algren Award – 75 pages of short stories – Finalist