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WRW is proud to announce that several of our members are finalists in the Romance Writers of America’s 2014 RITA and Golden Heart Awards!  The RITA — the highest award of distinction in romance fiction — recognizes excellence in published romance novels and novellas.  The Golden Heart recognizes excellence in unpublished romance manuscripts.

WRW 2014 RITA® Finalists

Contemporary Romance
Whiskey Beach by Nora Roberts
Penguin Group USA, G.P. Putnam’s Sons

Historical Romance
Darius by Grace Burrows
Source Books, Casablanca

Paranormal Romance
The Devil’s Heart by Cathy Maxwell
HarperCollins Publishers, Avon Books


WRW 2014 Golden Heart Finalists

Too Good to Be True by Suzanne Kaufman Kalb

Fit to Die by Pintip Dunn

Romantic Suspense
Chasing Damn by Denny S. Bryce
Secrets That Kill by Sarah Andre
See Her No More by Sharon Wray 

Young Adult Romance
Carlie in Crisis by Pintip Dunn
Chasing Fireworks by Kimberly MacCarron
To Feel or Not to Feel by Kimberly MacCarron