2017 Golden Heart Winners

Golden Heart necklaceRomance Writers of America announced the winners of the 2017 Golden Heart® Award, which recognizes excellence in unpublished romance manuscripts, on July 27 in Orlando, Florida. 

Congratulations to the winners!


2017 Golden Heart Winners

Contemporary Romance Winner

Penelope Leas

"No Man Left Behind" by Penelope Leas


Young Adult Romance Winner

Jennifer Camiccia

"Listen" by Jennifer Camiccia


Historical Romance Winner

Christina Britton "With Love in Sight" by Christina Britton

Romantic Suspense Winner

Meta Carroll "Semper Fi" by Meta Carroll

Paranormal Romance Winner

Kari W Cole "Constant Craving" by Kari W. Cole

Romance with Religious or Spiritual Elements Winner

Pamela Ferguson "Wings of Love" by Pamela Ferguson

Contemporary Romance: Short Winner

Susannah Erwin

"Job Opening: Billionaire's Wife" by Susannah Erwin



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