The Board of Directors of Romance Writers of America is pleased to announced the following awards recipients:
2012 Emma Merritt Award: Laura Hayden
2012 Service Award: Natalie Damschroder, Dorien Kelly and Diane Pershing
2012 Steffie Walker Bookseller of the Year: Janeen Solberg, Turn the Page Books, Boonsboro, Maryland
2012 Librarian of the Year: Mary Moore, Huntsville-Madison County Library, Huntsville, Alabama
2012 Vivian Stephens Industry Award: Barbara Vey, Publishers Weekly
Recipients will be recognized at a special awards luncheon on Friday, July 27, 2012 during RWA2012, the RWA annual conference in Anaheim, California.