Awards List

Contemporary Single Title

Lakeside Cottage (Winner) Contemporary Romance / CR 4.5 Buy
A Crazy Kind of Love (Finalist) Contemporary Romance / CR 4.5 Buy
Picket Fence (Finalist) Contemporary Romance / CR 4 Buy
Heartbreak Hotel (Finalist) Contemporary Romance / CR 3.5 Buy
Turn My World Upside Down (Finalist) Contemporary Romance / CR 3.5 Buy
Wedding Survivor // All I Need Is You (Finalist) Contemporary Romance / CR 4 Buy
You've Got Male (Finalist) Contemporary Romance / CR 4 Buy

First Book

Show Her the Money (Winner) SBO-40 Romantic Suspense / RS 3.5 Buy
Finders Keepers (Finalist) Science Fiction / SF 4.5 Buy
Worth Every Risk (Finalist) SIM-1356 Contemporary Romance / CR 3 Buy
Spirited Away (Finalist) Historical Romance / HR 3 Buy
The Good, the Bad and the Ugly Men I've Dated (Finalist) Contemporary Romance / CR 3.5 Buy
A Texas State Of Mind (Finalist) HAR-1076 Contemporary Romance / CR 4 Buy
Charmed & Dangerous (Finalist) Urban Fantasy / UF 3.5 Buy
Poison Study (Finalist) Fantasy / F 4 Buy

Inspirational Romance

Heavens to Betsy (Winner) Romance / R 4.5 Buy
A Sheltering Love (Finalist) LI-302 Contemporary Romance / CR 4.5 Buy
Chloe (Finalist) Romance / R 4.5 Buy
Pocketful of Pearls (Finalist) Romance / R 3 Buy
Remember Me (Finalist) Contemporary Romance / CR 4 Buy

Long Contemporary Romance

Worth Every Risk (Winner) SIM-1356 Contemporary Romance / CR 3 Buy
Hometown Girl (Finalist) HS-1258 Contemporary Romance / CR 4.5 Buy
The Business of Strangers (Finalist) SIM-1366 Contemporary Romance / CR 4 Buy
The Secret Wife (Finalist) HS-1274 Contemporary Romance / CR 4 Buy
The Father Factor (Finalist) SSE-1696 Contemporary Romance / CR 4.5 Buy
A Texas State Of Mind (Finalist) HAR-1076 Contemporary Romance / CR 4 Buy
Her Last Defense (Finalist) SIM-1381 Contemporary Romance / CR 3.5 Buy
Blackberry Winter (Finalist) HN-22 Contemporary Romance / CR 4.5 Buy
Under The Mistletoe (Finalist) SSE-1725 Contemporary Romance / CR 4 Buy

Long Historical Romance

The Devil To Pay (Winner) Historical Romance / HR 4.5 Buy
The Dark Queen (Finalist) Historical Romance / HR 4 Buy
Sin and Sensibility (Finalist) Historical Romance / HR 5 Buy
A Most Unsuitable Man (Finalist) Historical Romance / HR 4.5 Buy
Mr. Impossible (Finalist) Historical Romance / HR 5 Buy
To Pleasure a Prince (Finalist) Historical Romance / HR 4.5 Buy
The Perfect Rake (Finalist) Historical Romance / HR 4 Buy
This Rake of Mine (Finalist) Historical Romance / HR 4 Buy

Novel with Strong Romantic Elements

Lady Luck's Map of Vegas (Winner) Contemporary Romance / CR 5 Buy
Table For Five (Finalist) Contemporary Romance / CR 4 Buy
Sweetgrass // The Secrets We Keep (Finalist) Contemporary Romance / CR 4 Buy
The Tiara Club (Finalist) Contemporary Romance / CR 4.5 Buy

Novel With Strong Romantic Elements

Charmed & Dangerous (Finalist) Urban Fantasy / UF 3.5 Buy

Novel with Strong Romantic Elements

Blue Smoke (Finalist) Romantic Suspense / RS 5 Buy
The Me I Used To Be (Finalist) HN-14 Contemporary Romance / CR 5 Buy
Ex and the Single Girl (Finalist) Contemporary Romance / CR 4.5 Buy

Paranormal Romance

Gabriel's Ghost (Winner) Science Fiction / SF 4.5 Buy
Spirited Away (Finalist) Historical Romance / HR 3 Buy
The Misted Cliffs (Finalist) Science Fiction / SF 4.5 Buy
My Shadow Warrior (Finalist) Historical Romance / HR 4.5 Buy
A Taste of Crimson (Finalist) Paranormal Romance / PNR 4 Buy
After Midnight (Finalist) Historical Romance / HR 4.5 Buy
Dark Lover (Finalist) Paranormal Romance / PNR 4.5 Buy
Ghost Walk (Finalist) Paranormal Romance / PNR 4.5 Buy

Regency Romance

A Reputable Rake (Winner) HH-800 Historical Romance / HR 3.5 Buy
Miss Whitlow's Turn (Finalist) SRR- Traditional Regency / RG 3.5 Buy
The House Party (Finalist) ZR- Traditional Regency / RG 3 Buy
Just Say Yes (Finalist) ZR- Traditional Regency / RG 3 Buy

Romantic Novella

The Naked Truth about Guys (Winner) (ss) Romance / R 4 Buy
Blood Lust (Finalist) (ss) Fantasy / F 3.5 Buy
Playing for Keeps (Finalist) (ss) Romantic Suspense / RS 4 Buy
The Betrothal: Highland Handfast (Finalist) HH-749 Historical Romance / HR 3.5 Buy
A Proper Englishwoman (Finalist) (ss) Historical Romance / HR 4 Buy
Glad Rags (Finalist) (ss) Historical Romance / HR 4 Buy
The Perfect Fit (Finalist) (ss) Historical Romance / HR 3.5 Buy
Simon Says (Finalist) General Fiction / GF 4 Buy

Romantic Suspense

Survivor In Death (Winner) Police/Detective/Law Enforcement / PD 5 Buy
Tangle of Lies (Finalist) Romantic Suspense / RS 3.5 Buy
Close-Up (Finalist) Romantic Suspense / RS 3 Buy
The Marriage Trap (Finalist) Historical Romance / HR 4.5 Buy
Nothing To Fear (Finalist) Romantic Suspense / RS 4.5 Buy
Crazy Hot (Finalist) Romantic Suspense / RS 4.5 Buy
In Deep Voodoo (Finalist) Contemporary Romance / CR 4 Buy
Darker Than Midnight (Finalist) Romantic Suspense / RS 4 Buy

Short Contemporary Romance

The Marriage Miracle (Winner) HR-3885 Contemporary Romance / CR 4.5 Buy
Between Midnight and Morning (Finalist) SD-1630 Contemporary Romance / CR 4.5 Buy
Really Hot! (Finalist) HT-1012 Contemporary Romance / CR 4 Buy
One Night In Texas (Finalist) HT-1022 Contemporary Romance / CR 4 Buy
The Rugged Loner (Finalist) SD-1666 Contemporary Romance / CR 4.5 Buy
Hot To The Touch (Finalist) SD-1670 Contemporary Romance / CR 4 Buy
Suspicious (Finalist) SIM-1379 Contemporary Romance / CR 4.5 Buy
The Rich Stranger (Finalist) SD-1680 Contemporary Romance / CR 4 Buy
The Ruthless Groom (Finalist) SD-1691 Contemporary Romance / CR 4.5 Buy

Short Historical Romance

The Texan's Reward (Winner) Historical Romance / HR 5 Buy
The King's Mistress (Finalist) HH-735 Historical Romance / HR 4.5 Buy
Abbie's Outlaw (Finalist) HH-750 Historical Romance / HR 4.5 Buy
To Love a Thief (Finalist) Historical Romance / HR 5 Buy
When We Meet Again (Finalist) Historical Romance / HR 4.5 Buy
His Secondhand Wife (Finalist) HH-760 Historical Romance / HR 4.5 Buy
Highlander in Love (Finalist) Historical Romance / HR 4 Buy
It Happened One Autumn (Finalist) Historical Romance / HR 4 Buy

Traditional Romance

Princess of Convenience (Winner) HR-3884 Contemporary Romance / CR 4 Buy
Who Needs Boys (Finalist) Romance / R 4 Buy
The Doctor's Rescue Mission (Finalist) HMED-207 Contemporary Romance / CR 4 Buy
Smart Boys & Fast Girls (Finalist) Romance / R 3.5 Buy