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    RWA Member Nominated for NAACP Image Award

    By: Romance Writers of America on Jan 23, 2013

    Beverly JenkinsCongratulations to romance writer and RWA member Beverly Jenkins, who is nominated for a 2013 NAACP Image Award in the Literary Work - Fiction category for her book A Wish and a Prayer: a Blessings Novel.

    Jenkins is a premier writer of African-American historical romance fiction and has received numerous awards including five Waldenbooks/Borders Group Best Sellers Awards; two Career Achievement Awards from Romantic Times Magazine; a Golden Pen Award from the Black Writer's Guild, and in 1999 was named one of the Top Fifty Favorite African-American writers of the 20th Century by AABLC, the nation's largest online African-American book club.

    The 2013 NAACP Image Awards will be presented on February 1 — good luck, Beverly!

    Released: January 23, 2013, 11:57 am
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