Romantic Book of the Year 2012

“RWA congratulates finalists in the Romantic Book of The Year 2012. Finalists in the individual sections are as follows:

Short Sweet

Molly Cooper’s Dream Date –  Barbara Hannay

How To Save a Marriage In a Million – Leonie Knight

Abby and The Bachelor Cop – Marion Lennox

Single Dad’s Triple Trouble – Fiona Lowe


Short Sexy

The Fearless Maverick – Robyn Grady

The Man She Loves to Hate – Kelly Hunter

The Wedding Charade – Melanie Milburne

Her Not-So-Secret-Diary – Anne Oliver


Long Romance

Midnight’s Wild Passion – Anna Campbell

Boomerang Bride – Fiona Lowe

The Best Laid Plans – Sarah Mayberry

The Voyagers – Mardi McConnochie


Romantic Elements

The Trader’s Wife – Anna Jacobs

The Shelly Beach Writers’ Group – June Loves

Busted In Bollywood – Nicola Marsh

Shattered Sky – Helene Young


The winners will be announced at the Awards Dinner at National Conference, Gold Coast, Saturday 18th August 2012.”

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  1. Congrats to all the finalists – fantastic news!!

    Well done 🙂

  2. Congratulations to all. Looking forward to the awards night!

  3. Congratulations to all these wonderful writers. Special congrats to Fiona, dual finallist here and also a RITA finallist! So glad I don’t have to choose from that company!

  4. Congratulations to every finalist on the RBY list. Good luck to you all on Awards night!!!

  5. Madeline Ash

     /  May 8, 2012

    Congratulations to the finalists! Very exciting 🙂

  6. Thanks so much, Joanne, Imelda, Sophia, Madeline and Juliet. It is very exciting.

  7. Congrats to you all!!!


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