Author Awards List
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            2004 All About Romance Reader Award -- Most Annoying Lead Character (Winner)
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            2004 Rita Award -- Romantic Novella (Finalist)
    Contemporary Romance / CR 4.5
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            2008 All About Romance Reader Award -- Best Contemporary Romance (Winner)
            2008 All About Romance Reader Award -- Biggest Tearjerker (Winner)
            2010 All About Romance Reader Award -- Top 100 Romances (#25)
            2013 All About Romance Reader Award -- Top 100 Romances (#31)
            2018 All About Romance Reader Award -- Top 100 Romances (*)
    Contemporary Romance / CR 4.5
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            2015 Booklist -- Starred Review (*)
            2015 RT Book Reviews -- Top Pick (*)



    Historical Romance / HR 4.5
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            2020 Publishers Weekly -- Starred Review (*)
    Historical Romance / HR 4.5
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            2015 Booklist -- Starred Review (*)
            2015 Kirkus Reviews -- Starred Review (*)
            2015 Library Journal -- Starred Review (*)
            2015 RT Book Reviews -- Top Pick (*)
            2015 RT Reviewers Choice Award -- British Isles Historical Romance (Winner)
    Contemporary Romance / CR 4
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            2013 RT Book Reviews -- Top Pick (*)
    Historical Romance / HR 4.5
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            2006 All About Romance Reader Award -- Best European Historical (Winner)
            2006 All About Romance Reader Award -- Best Hero (Winner)
            2006 All About Romance Reader Award -- Best Heroine (Winner)
            2007 All About Romance Reader Award -- Top 100 Romances (#7)
            2007 Rita Award -- Short Historical Romance (Finalist)
            2010 All About Romance Reader Award -- Top 100 Romances (#3)
            2013 All About Romance Reader Award -- Top 100 Romances (#2)
            2018 All About Romance Reader Award -- Top 100 Romances (#1)
    Historical Romance / HR 4.5
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            2017 Booklist -- Starred Review (*)
            2017 Kirkus Reviews -- Starred Review (*)
            2017 Library Journal -- Starred Review (*)
            2017 RT Book Reviews -- Top Pick (*)
    Historical Romance / HR 4.5
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            2019 Booklist -- Starred Review (*)



    Historical Romance / HR 4.5
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            1998 All About Romance Reader Award -- Top 100 Romances (#83)
            2000 All About Romance Reader Award -- Top 100 Romances (#6)
            2004 All About Romance Reader Award -- Top 100 Romances (#6)
            2007 All About Romance Reader Award -- Top 100 Romances (#2)
            2010 All About Romance Reader Award -- Top 100 Romances (#2)
            2013 All About Romance Reader Award -- Top 100 Romances (#8)
            2018 All About Romance Reader Award -- Top 100 Romances (*)
    Historical Romance / HR 5
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            2018 Kirkus Reviews -- Starred Review (*)
            2018 RT Book Reviews -- Top Pick (*)
(ss)     Historical Romance / HR 4
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            2002 Rita Award -- Romantic Novella (Winner)
    Historical Romance / HR 4.5
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            2005 All About Romance Reader Award -- Best Villain (Winner)
            2005 All About Romance Reader Award -- Most Disappointing Read (Winner)
            2006 Rita Award -- Short Historical Romance (Finalist)
            2007 All About Romance Reader Award -- Top 100 Romances (#56)
            2010 All About Romance Reader Award -- Top 100 Romances (#26)
            2013 All About Romance Reader Award -- Top 100 Romances (#30)
            2018 All About Romance Reader Award -- Top 100 Romances (*)
    Historical Romance / HR 4
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            2002 All About Romance Reader Award -- Best Villain (Winner)
            2002 Publishers Weekly -- Starred Review (*)
            2007 All About Romance Reader Award -- Top 100 Romances (#62)



            2010 All About Romance Reader Award -- Top 100 Romances (#56)
            2013 All About Romance Reader Award -- Top 100 Romances (#96)
    Historical Romance / HR 4.5
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            2010 All About Romance Reader Award -- Biggest Tearjerker (Winner)
            2010 All About Romance Reader Award -- Most Tortured Hero (Winner)
            2010 All About Romance Reader Award -- Top 100 Romances (#67)
            2013 All About Romance Reader Award -- Top 100 Romances (#56)
            2018 All About Romance Reader Award -- Top 100 Romances (*)
         Historical Romance / HR 3.5
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            1988 RT Reviewers Choice Award -- American Historical Romance (Winner)
    Historical Romance / HR 4.5
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            2010 All About Romance Reader Award -- Best Romance Hero (Winner)
            2010 All About Romance Reader Award -- Top 100 Romances (#98)
            2010 Booklist -- Starred Review (*)
            2018 All About Romance Reader Award -- Top 100 Romances (*)
    Historical Romance / HR 4.5
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            2016 RT Book Reviews -- Top Pick (*)
            2016 RT Reviewers Choice Award -- Book of the Year (Winner)
            2016 RT Seal of Excellence -- (*)
            2018 All About Romance Reader Award -- Top 100 Romances (*)
    Historical Romance / HR 4.5
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            2007 RT Reviewers Choice Award -- Historical Romance of the Year (Winner)
            2008 Rita Award -- Historical Romance (Finalist)
            2013 All About Romance Reader Award -- Top 100 Romances (#91)
            2018 All About Romance Reader Award -- Top 100 Romances (*)
    Contemporary Romance / CR 4.5
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            2012 RT Book Reviews -- Top Pick (*)
    Historical Romance / HR 4
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            2007 Rita Award -- Short Historical Romance (Finalist)
            2010 All About Romance Reader Award -- Top 100 Romances (#100)
    Historical Romance / HR 4
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            2004 Publishers Weekly -- Starred Review (*)
            2013 All About Romance Reader Award -- Top 100 Romances (#85)
            2018 All About Romance Reader Award -- Top 100 Romances (*)
    Historical Romance / HR 4.5
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            2009 Rita Award -- Historical Romance (Finalist)
            2010 All About Romance Reader Award -- Top 100 Romances (#75)
    Contemporary Romance / CR 4.5
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            2009 All About Romance Reader Award -- Best Contemporary Romance (Winner)
            2009 All About Romance Reader Award -- Best Love Scenes (in a Mainstream Romance) (Winner)
            2009 All About Romance Reader Award -- Best Romance Hero (Winner)
            2010 All About Romance Reader Award -- Top 100 Romances (#34)
            2013 All About Romance Reader Award -- Top 100 Romances (#46)
    Historical Romance / HR 4
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            2000 Rita Award -- Short Historical Romance (Finalist)
         Historical Romance / HR 4
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            2001 All About Romance Reader Award -- Best European Historical (Winner)
            2001 All About Romance Reader Award -- Most Luscious Love Story (Winner)
            2001 RT Reviewers Choice Award -- Sensual Historical Romance (Winner)
            2002 Rita Award -- Short Historical Romance (Finalist)
            2007 All About Romance Reader Award -- Top 100 Romances (#48)
            2010 All About Romance Reader Award -- Top 100 Romances (#30)
            2013 All About Romance Reader Award -- Top 100 Romances (#80)
    Contemporary Romance / CR 4.5
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            2007 All About Romance Reader Award -- Best Chick Lit/Women's Fiction (Winner)
            2008 Rita Award -- Novel with Strong Romantic Elements (Finalist)
            2010 All About Romance Reader Award -- Top 100 Romances (#52)
            2013 All About Romance Reader Award -- Top 100 Romances (#84)
    Historical Romance / HR 4.5
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            2000 All About Romance Reader Award -- Top 100 Romances (#86)
            2007 All About Romance Reader Award -- Top 100 Romances (#43)
            2010 All About Romance Reader Award -- Top 100 Romances (#54)
            2013 All About Romance Reader Award -- Top 100 Romances (#62)
            2018 All About Romance Reader Award -- Top 100 Romances (*)
    Historical Romance / HR 4
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            2002 Publishers Weekly -- Starred Review (*)
         Historical Romance / HR 4
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            2000 All About Romance Reader Award -- Top 100 Romances (#59)
            2004 All About Romance Reader Award -- Top 100 Romances (#69)
            2007 All About Romance Reader Award -- Top 100 Romances (#85)
            2010 All About Romance Reader Award -- Top 100 Romances (#69)
    Historical Romance / HR 4
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            2003 All About Romance Reader Award -- Most Luscious Love Story (Winner)
            2003 Publishers Weekly -- Starred Review (*)
            2004 Rita Award -- Short Historical Romance (Winner)
            2007 All About Romance Reader Award -- Top 100 Romances (#82)
            2010 All About Romance Reader Award -- Top 100 Romances (#85)