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.


   

Contemporary Romance

CONTEMPORARY SUSPENSEJanet EvanovichIris JohansenEve K. SandstromTess Gerritsenback to top

Historical

AMERICAN HISTORICAL ROMANCEElaine CoffmanMillie CriswellStephanie MittmanLorraine HeathLibby Sydesback to top
HISTORICAL ADVENTUREConnie BrockwayEllen Tanner MarshConnie MasonMay McGoldrickJuliana GarnettPatricia Pellicaneback to top
HISTORICAL FANTASYKathleen MorganJudith O'BrienAshland PriceLeslie LaFoyCarla SimpsonQuinn Taylor Evansback to top
HISTORICAL LOVE & LAUGHTERCatherine CoulterJillian HunterPamela MorsiJulie GarwoodKathleen Kaneback to top
HISTORICAL MYSTERYAndrea KaneMarianne WillmanElizabeth PetersAnne Perryback to top
HISTORICAL NOVELRosanne BittnerVella MunnLinda Ching SledgeReay Tannahillback to top
HISTORICAL ROMANCEMarsha CanhamSamantha JamesBrenda JoyceJill Marie LandisJane FeatherMeagan McKinneyback to top
HISTORICAL STORYTELLER OF THE YEARRuth LanganMaggie OsborneJanelle TaylorPhoebe ConnJo Goodmanback to top
INNOVATIVE HISTORICAL ROMANCETanya Anne CrosbyDelia ParrHaywood SmithCandace CampJane FeatherAnne Stuartback to top
MEDIEVAL HISTORICAL ROMANCESuzanne BarclaySusan KingMargaret MoorePatricia RyanClaire Delacroixback to top
REGENCY HISTORICAL ROMANCEJoan JohnstonKat MartinElizabeth ThorntonLoretta ChaseJoan Overfieldback to top
WESTERN HISTORICAL ROMANCEShirl HenkeBobbi SmithColleen FaulknerJodi Thomasback to top
REGENCY ROMANCEAllison LaneRita BoucherNadine MillerJudith LansdowneEmma Jensenback to top

Inspirational

INSPIRATIONAL ROMANCEFrancine RiversDiane NobleTerri BlackstockLisa T. BergrenAngela Elwell Huntback to top

Mainstream Fiction

CONTEMPORARY FANTASYJill JonesJeanette BakerSusan KrinardMaggie Shayneback to top
CONTEMPORARY NOVELJane HellerSandra KittGeorgia BockovenKathleen Eagleback to top
CONTEMPORARY ROMANCEDebbie MacomberSuzanne SimmonsMariah StewartMichelle Martinback to top
CONTEMPORARY ROMANTIC SUSPENSELinda HowardElizabeth LowellKay HooperJustine Dareback to top

Multicultural/Interracial

MULTICULTURAL ROMANCERochelle AlersDonna HillFelicia MasonFrancis Rayback to top

Series

INNOVATIVE SERIES ROMANCECharlotte MaclayElizabeth BevarlyMary Kay McComasEve Gaddyback to top
SERIES ROMANCEMaggie OsborneJoAnn RossJudith ArnoldFayrene PrestonAnne McAllisterMargaret St. Georgeback to top
SERIES ROMANCE LOVE & LAUGHTERStephanie BancroftHeather MacAllisterElizabeth BevarlySusan Crosbyjoann algermissenback to top
SERIES ROMANTIC ADVENTURESuzanne BrockmannMerline LovelaceBeverly Bartonback to top
SERIES ROMANTIC FANTASYStephanie BondEmily Daltonback to top
SERIES ROMANTIC SUSPENSENora RobertsTerese RaminMaggie PriceJustine DavisMaggie Fergusonback to top
SERIES STORYTELLER OF THE YEARRebecca YorkMarisa CarrollJennifer GreeneChristine Rimmerback to top