Romance Writers of America is pleased to annouce the recipients of the 2014 RWA Awards.
- RWA Nora Roberts Lifetime Achievement Award: Bertrice Small
- RWA Emma Merritt Award: Trish Milburn
- RWA Service Awards: Sylvia Day, Lorraine Heath, Stephanie Jones, and Renee Ryan
- RWA Vivian Stephens Industry Award: Brenda Chin and Debra Dixon
- RWA Librarian of the Year Award: Sean Gilmartin, The Anythink Library, Wright Farms branch in Thornton, CO
- RWA Steffie Walker Bookseller of the Year Award: Edward Whitfill, manager, Ukazoo Books, Towson, MD
- RWA Academic Research Grant: Amanda Bidnall, Ph.D., "Domesticating the Mass-Market Romance Novel: A Prehistory"
The award recipients will be recognized at the 2014 RWA Conference in San Antonio, Texas, this summer. Congratulations!