Serenity is a USA Today bestselling author, reaching #53 on the USA Today bestseller list in November 2016 with the Three Wise Men Box Set.
She has won first prize in a dozen international writing competitions, including:
- Harlequin Blaze Aviator Challenge
- Writing Magazine's Adult Fairy Story Competition
- Writing Magazine's Open Poetry Competition
- NZ Rodney Writes Premier Writing Competition
- RWNZ First Impressions Contest
Also, writing as Freya Robertson, she won the NZ Sir Julius Vogel Sci-Fi/Fantasy Award for Best Novel for her debut, Heartwood. The series is now available under Serenity's name.