2013 Winners

Overall Winner in all Categories
Patricia Warner, Historical Category, Love Moves Mountains

Erotic Romance
First Place (Tie)-The Blue Plate Special by M. B. Daniel
Quick and Dirty by Bonnie Kidd
Second Place -The Captive by Allison Gordin
Third Place -The Amorous Adventures of Granny Grace by I M Flambeau
Honorable Mention -The Erotic Escapades of Earline Evers by I M Flambeau

Historical Romance
First Place-Love Moves Mountains by Patricia Warner
Second Place-The Untied Knot by Barbara A. Partridge
Third Place-Angel and the Devil Duke by Regina Jeffers
Honorable Mention -The Privateer by Elizabeth Bysiek

Inspirational
First Place-River of Dreams by Jan M. Lugenbuhl
Second Place (Tie)-Rosemary’s Awakening by Donan Berg
Amanda by Donan Berg
Third Place-Storm Windows by Duncan B. Putney
Honorable Mention-The Breaking of Styrma by Paul Stuart Vogt

Novel w/Strong Romantic Elements
First Place-Katyusha by Marina Osipova
Second Place (Tie) -Alexa by Donan Berg
Echo by Kate James
Third Place-March Fools & April’s Flowers by Rose Marie Sand
Honorable Mention-Black Knight, White Knight by M. B. Daniel

Paranormal
First Place-A Matter of Love and Death by Bonnie Rehage
Second Place -Valor by Jessica Tastet
Third Place (Tie) -Eternal Seduction by Sasha Cain
The Witch Assassin by Bonnie Rehage
Divergent Bloodline by TJ Shaw
Honorable Mention-His Magic Touch by Deborah Grahl

Romantic Suspense
First Place-A Child of my Own by Joyce Hunt
Second Place-Prodigal Sins by M. B. Daniel
Third Place-Jeanette and Company by Jacqueline Baron
Honorable Mention-The Mysterious Death of Mr. Darcy by Regina Jeffers

Short/Long Series Contemporary
First Place-Skater’s Waltz by Margaret-Mary Jaeger
Second Place-Bippity Boppity Boo by Brenda Moguez
Third Place-The Voodoo That You Do by Alisha Vincent
Honorable Mention-A Rude Awakening by Chloe C. Grimes

Single Title Contemporary
First Place-Cooking with Kandy by Margaret-Mary Jaeger
Second Place (Tie) –By Proxy by Katy Regnery
Sophie by Jane LaBreche Hebert
Third Place-Thirty First Dates by Stacey Wiedower
Honorable Mention-Masquerading with the CEO by Dawn Chartier