Romance Writers of America Announces 2013 Contest WinnersRomance Writers of America (RWA), the trade association for aspiring and published romance fiction authors, announces the winners for the 2013 RITA® and Golden Heart® Awards on July 20 from 8:00–10:00 p.m ET. The RITA—the highest award of dist
Sarah Whitten is a librarian at the Bangor Public Library in Bangor, ME. She's known to be the voice for romance fiction at her library, and she has presented the importance of romance in libraries at local and state library conferences as well as on e-mail listservs for librarians. Whitten is t
Cathy Genna is the Community Relations Manager at the East Brunswick, NJ, Barnes & Noble store. A dynamic and enthusiastic advocate for the romance genre, Genna made her store one of the best-selling stores for romance in her region. In addition, she hosts highly successful romance author progra
Romance Writers of America (RWA), the trade association for aspiring and published romance fiction authors is announcing the 2013 RITA® and Golden Heart® Award finalists on March 26. The RITA — the highest award of distinction in romance fiction — recognizes excellence in published romance novel
Romance Writers of America is proud to announce the following recipients of the 2013 RWA Awards: Lifetime Achievement: Mary Jo Putney.
Mary Jo Putney is a best-selling author with more than 29 books published since 1987. Her stories are noted for their psycholog