The RITA, an award presented by Romance Writers of America, is the Oscar of romance writers-and this year’s presentation is coming up very soon!
This year's finalists are
by Irene Hannon
Baker Publishing Group, Revell
Jennifer Leep, editor
For Such a Time
by Kate Breslin
Baker Publishing Group, Bethany House
Raela Schoenherr, editor
Hope at Dawn
by Stacy Henrie
Grand Central Publishing, Forever
Lauren Plude, editor
by Jennifer Beckstrand
John Scognamiglio, editor
The Widow’s Suitor
by Rose Ross Zediker
Harlequin, Heartsong Presents
Kathy Davis, editor
In the Craftie World, we celebrate the RITA win of Linda Goodnight back in 2008 with her Love Inspired romance A Touch of Grace.
2013 - Missy Tippens is a finalist with her Love Inspired book, A House Full of Hope.
2012 - Linda Goodnight is a finalist with Love Inspired book, The Christmas Child.
2011 - Linda Goodnight is a double finalist with her Love Inspired books, The Wedding Garden and Finding Her Way Home.
2012 - Linda Goodnight is a finalist with her Love Inspired book The Snow-kissed Bride.
2008 - Pamela Tracy is a finalist with her Love Inspired Suspense Pursuit of Justice.
2007 - Allie Pleiter is a finalist with her Love Inspired book My So-Called Love Life2006 - Terri Reed is a finalist with her Love Inspired book A Sheltering Love.