2011 Winners

Contemporary Romance

Final Judge: Natalie Fischer, Bradford Literary Agency

  1. Kate Meader – Better than Pasta (*** Full Manuscript Requested ***)
  2. Katherine Lowry Logan – The Last Macklenna
  3. Michele Zaytoun writing as Micha Summers – Bid On Me

Young Adult

Final Judge: Laurie McLean, Larsen-Pomada Literary Agents

  1. Stephanie Winkelhake – The Matter of Souls
  2. Sarah Shade – Oasis
  3. Cecily Cornelius-White – Snatchers
  4. Char Chaffin – Promises to Keep

Paranormal/Science-Fiction Romance/Urban Fantasy

Final Judge: Becca Stumpf, Fine Print Lit. Mgmt.

  • Helen H. Pilz – A Rip in Time
  • Donna S. Frelick – Trouble In Mind
  • Laurie A. Green writing as Calla Knight – Project Pyramid

Historical Romance

Deb Nemeth, Acquiring Editor, Carina Press

  • Clarissa Southwick – The Patriarch (*** Full Manuscript Requested ***)
  • Valerie Bowman – Secrets of a Wedding Night
  • Bronwyn Stuart – Behind the Courtesan

Erotic Romance

Angela James, Executive Editor, Carina Press

  1. Karla Doyle – Game Plan (*** Full Manuscript Requested ***)
  2. Sheley Wimmer – The Devil’s Pride
  3. Belle Sloane – Cara’s Choice

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