"I know what I stand for, I believe in what I know, and I live what I believe."
Lauren Lee Merewether
As a part of the Eric Hoffer Award, Blood of Toma is a Finalist for the Montaigne Medal awarded to the most thought-provoking novel.
Blood of Toma is also one of five Finalists for the Next Generation Indie Book Award in Historical Fiction.
"Merewether does an admirable job of bringing order, beauty, and a sense of honor into the lives of the Mexica people, known for slavery, brutality, and human sacrifice."
~ Foreword Clarion Reviews