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Sylvia presently serves on the Authors Guild’s Board of Directors.
In January 2017, Sylvia was inducted into Nielsen Book’s first Bestseller Hall of Fame, which recognizes authors whose titles have reached platinum sales records.
In April 2016, The Bookseller reported that One with You was not only Sylvia’s fourth straight #1 bestseller in the UK, Sylvia is also the only author to top The Bookseller‘s monthly e-book ranking with multiple titles. In the US, USA Today reported that One with You sold over three times the number of copies sold of the next bestselling title to take the #1 spot in the country.
In August 2015, Sylvia was listed as one of Amazon.co.uk’s Top 10 top-selling Kindle authors of all time.
Sylvia has been honored with many awards. These three are the most recent. Be sure to click over for a full list.
Sylvia was honored with Romance Writers of America’s Service Award, which is intended to honor major commitments of service to RWA and are presented for the accumulated body of effort a volunteer may make during a lifetime.
Sylvia’s work has been nominated for Romance Writers of America’s prestigious RITA® Award of Excellence twice.
Sylvia was honored with a nomination for the Goodreads Choice Award for Best Author.
Sylvia with Billy Bush and Kit Hoover on Access Hollywood Live!, November 2014
Sylvia at Sirius XM Studios for an intervew with Entertainment Weekly
Sylvia at the mike for her interview with Entertainment Weekly at Sirius XM Studios
Sylvia on Better Connecticut with co-host Kara Sundlun
Articles & Media Coverage
Sylvia is regularly featured in the media. Her work has been covered in Time, Variety, People, First for Women, Self, Wall Street Journal, Cosmopolitan, Marie Claire, and Entertainment Weekly — to name just a few.
Sylvia's career milestones regularly make headlines within the publishing industry, with notable news posted here sometimes as often as every few days. Here is the latest:
Sylvia Day’s self-published backlist titles, again to Sheryl Zajechowski at Brilliance Audio, in an eight-book deal, by Kimberly Whalen at The Whalen Agency. — Publishers Marketplace (February 20, 2018)
Thai rights to New York Times bestselling author Sylvia Day’s Blacklist duology, to Kaewkarn, by Itzel Hsu at The Grayhawk Agency on behalf of Kimberly Whalen at The Whalen Agency. — Publishers Marketplace (November 29, 2017)
Polish rights to New York Times bestselling author Sylvia Day’s Bared to You, Reflected in You, Entwined with You moving to Swiat Ksiazki, by Marcin Biegaj at Andrew Nurnberg Associates on behalf of Kimberly Whalen at The Whalen Agency. — Publishers Marketplace (November 7, 2017)
One with You, released in April, takes spots among the top bestselling books of 2016 on year-end sales round ups throughout the world: #2 most popular book on Google Play UK, #5 fiction book on iTunes AUS, #7 most popular book on Google Play, #8 fiction book on iTunes US, #10 on Amazon.ca’s Top Selling Books of 2016, and #18 on Amazon’s Top Selling Books of 2016. Of all books sold in the United States in 2016, fiction and non-fiction combined, One with You was the 35th bestseller overall, according to sales data compiled by USA Today.
— Dec. 7, 2016