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2016 BOOK BUYERS BEST CONTEST

for PUBLISHED AUTHORS 

This award showcases the shining excellence of published authors in novella and novel-length romance fiction and women’s fiction. 

 

2016 FINALISTS

CONTEMPORARY SERIES ROMANCE

Cowboy of Interest by Carla Cassidy

The Bull Rider’s Son by Cathy McDavid

The Truth About Hope by Kate James

CONTEMPORARY SINGLE TITLE ROMANCE

The CEO Buys In by Nancy Herkness

This Heart of Mine by Brenda Novak

Backstretch Baby by Bev Pettersen

Our Now and Forever by Terri Osburn

MAINSTREAM ROMANCE

The Happy Hour Choir by Sally Kilpatrick

Tiffany Girl by Deeanne Gist

The Wild One by Janet Gover

SUSPENSE & MYSTERY w/ROMANTIC ELEMENTS

Edge of Danger by Katie Reus

The Secret Sister by Brenda Novak

Price of Honor by Radclyffe

HISTORICAL & REGENCY ROMANCE 

The Lady Hellion by Joanna Shupe

Under a Falling Star by Caroline Fyffe

Whispers at Court by Blythe Gifford

PARANORMAL / FANTASY / SCI-FI w/ROMANTIC ELEMENTS

His Witch to Keep by Zoe Forward

Blood, Pain, and Pleasure by Nadine Mutas

The Last Marine by Cara Crescent

INSPIRATIONAL ROMANCE

A Dream for Love by Lisa Belcastro

The Huntress of Thornbeck Forest by Melanie Dickerson

Dance of Grace by Stacy Monson

YOUNG ADULT ROMANCE

Illusion by Lea Nolan

Marny: Feyguard by Anthea Sharp

The Golden Braid by Melanie Dickerson

EROTIC ROMANCE

Dragon’s Melody by Ophelia Bell

Wrapped in Flame by Caitlyn Willows

Curing Doctor Vincent by Renea Mason

NOVELLA

Lily and the Laird by Genevieve Dowd

Seducing Susan by Alexis Lusonne Montgomery

Take the Money and Run by Amanda Weaver

Hanover House by Brenda Novak

The Top Pick Winner will be chosen by Sharon Patch, Co-Owner, Books on Broadway, and announced at OCC RWA’s October 8th Birthday Bash.