AWARD NOMINEES & WINNERS

Career Achievement Awards honor authors for their entire body of work throughout their career.

The winners and nominees are selected by our staff of over 50 reviewers representing the readers' voice in the women's fiction industry.


   

Historical

AMERICANA HISTORICAL ROMANCECatherine AndersonMillie CriswellJill Marie LandisStephanie MittmanMaureen ChildLorraine Heathback to top
HISTORICAL ADVENTURENorah HessConnie MasonDana RansomVirginia BrownCarol FinchGina Robinsback to top
HISTORICAL FANTASYRosalyn AlsobrookSuzanne ElizabethSandra HillJudith O'BrienBecky Lee WeyrichQuinn Taylor Evansback to top
HISTORICAL LOVE & LAUGHTERMillie CriswellSharon IhleBeverly JenkinsCait LoganSandra Chastainback to top
HISTORICAL NOVELBeverly BirdElisabeth MacdonaldBarbara RiefeEugenia PricePatricia Roweback to top
HISTORICAL STORYTELLER OF THE YEARElaine CoffmanJanis Reams HudsonJo GoodmanDorothy Garlockback to top
INNOVATIVE HISTORICAL ROMANCEArnette LambKasey MichaelsMarylyle RogersMarylyle RogersMaura SegerEdith Laytonback to top
MEDIEVAL HISTORICAL ROMANCESuzanne BarclayDenise DomningTamara LeighPaige BrantleyJennifer Horsmanback to top
REGENCY HISTORICAL ROMANCEMary BaloghJo BeverleyMary Jo PutneyJane Featherback to top
WESTERN HISTORICAL ROMANCEMadeline BakerRuth LanganAna LeighGeorgina GentrySusan Maciasback to top
REGENCY ROMANCEGail EastwoodSara BlayneMichelle MartinPatricia Oliverback to top
HISTORICAL ROMANCEMarsha CanhamSusan JohnsonKatherine KingsleyPatricia RiceIris JohansenDorothy Garlockback to top

Mainstream Fiction

CONTEMPORARY FANTASYMarilyn CampbellDebbie MacomberChristina SkyeAntoinette Stockenbergback to top
CONTEMPORARY NOVELChristiane HegganJane HellerLisa JacksonElizabeth Adlerback to top
CONTEMPORARY ROMANCESharon SalaSusan Elizabeth PhillipsJeane RenickCarol Finchback to top
CONTEMPORARY ROMANTIC SUSPENSELinda HowardSusan AndersenSuzanne ForsterSuzanne ForsterAnn Maxwellback to top
CONTEMPORARY SUSPENSECarole Nelson DouglasJanet EvanovichTami HoagMeg O'Brienback to top
FUTURISTIC ROMANCEAnne AveryKathleen MorganNora RobertsJ.D. Robbback to top

Multicultural/Interracial

MULTICULTURAL ROMANCEFrancis RayEboni SnoeMonique Gilmoreback to top

Series

INNOVATIVE SERIES ROMANCEMaggie OsborneNora RobertsSharon SalaM.J. RodgersMargaret St. Georgeback to top
SERIES ROMANCEJoAnn RossLindsay LongfordBJ JamesMuriel JensenJustine DavisMargaret St. Georgeback to top
SERIES ROMANCE LOVE & LAUGHTERLori HerterJule McBrideKate HoffmannDay LeclaireLeanne Banksback to top
SERIES ROMANTIC ADVENTURELindsay McKennaSuzanne BrockmannSusan MalleryLacey Dancerback to top
SERIES ROMANTIC FANTASYSharon SalaAnne Stuartback to top
SERIES ROMANTIC SUSPENSESuzanne BrockmannCassie MilesPatricia RosemoorPatricia Rosemoorback to top
SERIES STORYTELLER OF THE YEARLinda HowardNora RobertsJoAnn RossRebecca YorkJennifer Greeneback to top