The annual Romance Writers of America conference just wrapped up for another year and I’m envious of my friends and fellow bloggers who were able to attend. One of these years I am going to participate. After all, it’s on my official bucket list!
Even though I couldn’t be there personally I’d like to take a moment to acknowledge and congratulate the paranormal/fantasy winners of the RITA, Golden Heart, and Daphne Du Maurier awards.
RITA (Awarded for Published Romance Novels):
2012 Paranormal Romance winner – Thea Harrison, Dragon Bound
2012 Best First Book winner – Darynda Jones, First Grave on the Right
Golden Heart (Awarded for Unpublished Manuscripts):
2012 Paranormal Romance winner - Lorenda Christensen, “Never Deal With Dragons”
Daphne Du Maurier (Awarded for excellence in Mystery/Suspense:
2012 Paranormal Romantic Mystery/Suspense Published winner – Darynda Jones, Second Grave on the Left
Overall Daphne Winner for 2012 Published Contest – Darynda Jones, Second Grave on the Left
2012 Paranormal Romantic Mystery/Suspense Unpublished winner - Amy Raby, “Flood and Fire“
Overall Daphne Winner for 2012 Unpublished Contest - Amy Raby, “Flood and Fire“
View all 2012 Golden Heart and RITA winners here.
View all 2012 Daphne Du Maurier Published winners here.
View all 2012 Daphne Du Maurier Unpublished winners here.
July 30th, 2012 at 5:19 pm
Tags: Amy Raby, Daphne Du Maurier awards, Darynda Jones, Dragon Bound, First Grave on the Right, Flood and Fire, Golden Heart awards, Lorenda Christensen, Never Deal with Dragons, RITA Awards, Romance Writers of America, RWA, Second Grave on the Left, Thea Harrison