Friday, July 3, 2015

This Year's RITA

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
Grave Danger
By Katy Lee
Harlequin Love Inspired Suspense
Emily Rodmell, editor 

Deceived
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

Huckleberry Summer
by Jennifer Beckstrand
Kensington Publishing
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 bookA 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 Life
2006 - Terri Reed is a finalist with her Love Inspired book A Sheltering Love.


7 comments:

Jean C. Gordon said...

A big congratulations to all of the finalists. And good luck.

Lenora said...

Congratulations, ladies. We are all very proud :)

jcp smith said...

congralations!

Pamela Tracy said...

Congrats!

Mindy Obenhaus said...

Congratulations to all! Very cool!

Mary Curry said...

Congratulations to all the finalists - past and present. I can't wait to cheer the current nominees on come RITA night.

Katy Lee said...

Wow! Thank you for your recognition and congrats! I'm getting excited for NYC! Looking forward to seeing many of my LI authors.