RITA Award Winners

Below is a comprehensive list of previous winners of the RITA award.

2016 RITA Winners
Best First Book Forget Tomorrow by Pintip Dunn
Contemporary Romance: Long Brokedown Cowboy by Maisey Yates
Contemporary Romance: Mid-Length      Him by Sarina Bowen and Elle Kennedy
Contemporary Romance: Short The Nanny Plan by Sarah M. Anderson
Erotic Romance For Real: A Spires Story by Alexis Hall
Historical Romance: Long Tiffany Girl by Deeanne Gist
Historical Romance: Short It Started with a Scandal by Julie Anne Long
Inspirational Romance A Noble Masquerade by Kristi Ann Hunter
Paranormal Romance Must Love Chainmail by Angela Quarles
Romance Novella Nice Girls Don’t Ride by Roni Loren
Romantic Suspense Flash Fire by Dana Marton
Young Adult Romance The Anatomical Shape of a Heart by Jenn Bennett
2015 RITA Winners
Best First Book Run to You by Clara Kensie
Contemporary Romance: Long Baby, It's You by Jane Graves
Contemporary Romance: Mid-Length     One in a Million by Jill Shalvis
Contemporary Romance: Short A Texas Rescue Christmas by Caro Carson
Erotic Romance The Saint by Tiffany Reisz
Historical Romance: Long Fool Me Twice by Meredith Duran
Historical Romance: Short Romancing the Duke by Tessa Dare
Inspirational Romance Deceived by Irene Hannon
Paranormal Romance Evernight by Kristen Callihan
Romance Novella His Road Home by Anna Richland
Romantic Suspense Concealed in Death by J.D. Robb
Young Adult Romance Boys Like You by Juliana Stone
2014 RITA Winners
Best First Book The Sweet Spot by Laura Drake
Contemporary Romance Crazy Thing Called Love by Molly O'Keefe
Erotic Romance Claim Me by J. Kenner
Historical Romance No Good Duke Goes Unpunished by Sarah MacLean
Inspirational Romance Five Days in Skye by Carla Laureano
Paranormal Romance The Firebird by Susanna Kearsley
Romance Novella Take Me, Cowboy by Jane Porter
Romantic Suspense Off the Edge by Carolyn Crane
Short Contemporary Romance Why Resist a Rebel? by Leah Ashton
2013 RITA Winners
Best First Book The Haunting of Maddy Clare by Simone St. James
Contemporary Single Title Romance The Way Back Home by Barbara Freethy
Historical Romance A Rogue by Any Other Name by Sarah MacLean
Inspirational Romance Against the Tide by Elizabeth Camden
Long Contemporary Series Romance A Gift for All Seasons by Karen Templeton
Novel with Strong Romantic Elements     The Haunting of Maddy Clare by Simone St. James
Paranormal Romance Shadow’s Claim by Kresley Cole
Romance Novella Seduced by a Pirate by Eloisa James
Romantic Suspense Scorched by Laura Griffin
Short Contemporary Series Romance A Night of No Return by Sarah Morgan
Young Adult Romance The Farm by Emily McKay
2012 RITA Winners
Best First Book First Grave on the Right by Darynda Jones
Best Contemporary Series Romance Doukakis's Apprentice by Sarah Morgan
Best Contemporary Series Romance: Suspense/Adventure Soldier's Last Stand by Cindy Dees
Best Contemporary Single Title Romance Boomerang Bride by Fiona Lowe
Best Historical Romance The Black Hawk by Joanna Bourne
Best Inspirational Romance The Measure of Katie Calloway by Serena Miller
Best Novel with Strong Romantic Elements How to Bake a Perfect Life by Barbara O'Neal
Best Paranormal Romance Dragon Bound by Thea Harrison
Best Regency Historical Romance A Night to Surrender by Tessa Dare
Best Romance Novella I Love the Earl by Caroline Linden
Best Romantic Suspense New York to Dallas by J.D. Robb
Best Young Adult Romance Enclave by Ann Aguirre
2011 RITA Winners
Best First Book Pieces of Sky by Kaki Warner
Contemporary Series Romance Welcome Home, Cowboy by Karen Templeton
Contemporary Series Romance: Suspense/Adventure The Moon That Night by Helen Brenna
Contemporary Single Title Romance Simply Irresistible by Jill Shalvis
Historical Romance His at Night by Sherry Thomas
Inspirational Romance In Harm's Way by Irene Hannon
Novel with Strong Romantic Elements Welcome to Harmony by Jodi Thomas
Paranormal Romance Unchained: The Dark Forgotten by Sharon Ashwood
Regency Historical Romance The Mischief of the Mistletoe by Lauren Willig
Romance Novella "Shifting Sea" by Virginia Kantra in Burning Up
Romantic Suspense Silent Scream by Karen Rose
Young Adult Romance The Iron King by Julie Kagawa
2010 RITA Winners
Best First Book One Scream Away by Kate Brady
Contemporary Series Romance A Not-So-Perfect Past by Beth Andrews
Contemporary Series Romance: Suspense/Adventure The Soldier's Secret Daughter by Cindy Dees
Contemporary Single Title Romance Too Good to Be True by Kristan Higgins
Historical Romance Not Quite a Husband by Sherry Thomas
Inspirational Romance The Inheritance by Tamera Alexander
Novel with Strong Romantic Elements The Lost Recipe for Happiness by Barbara O'Neal
Paranormal Romance Kiss of a Demon King by Kresley Cole
Regency Historical Romance What Happens in London by Julia Quinn
Romance Novella "The Christmas Eve Promise" by Molly O'Keefe in The Night Before Christmas
Romantic Suspense Whisper of Warning by Laura Griffin
Young Adult Romance Perfect Chemistry by Simone Elkeles  
2009 RITA Winners
Best First Book Oh. My. Gods. by Tera Lynn Childs
Contemporary Series Romance A Mother's Wish by Karen Templeton
Contemporary Series Romance: Suspense/Adventure Danger Signals by Kathleen Creighton
Contemporary Single Title Romance Not Another Bad Date by Rachel Gibson
Historical Romance The Edge of Impropriety by Pam Rosenthal
Inspirational Romance Finding Stefanie by Susan May Warren
Novel with Strong Romantic Elements Tribute by Nora Roberts
Paranormal Romance Seducing Mr. Darcy by Gwyn Cready
Regency Historical Romance My Lord and Spymaster by Joanna Bourne
Romance Novella "The Fall of Rogue Gerard" by Stephanie Laurens in It Happened One Night
Romantic Suspense Take No Prisoners by Cindy Gerard
Young Adult Romance Hell Week by Rosemary Clement-Moore
2008 RITA Winners
Best First Book Dead Girls Are Easy by Terri Garey
Contemporary Series Romance Snowbound by Janice Johnson
Contemporary Series Romance: Suspense/Adventure Treasure by Helen Brenna
Contemporary Single Title Romance Catch of the Day by Kristan Higgins
Historical Romance Lessons of Desire by Madeline Hunter
Inspirational Romance A Touch of Grace by Linda Goodnight
Novel with Strong Romantic Elements Silent in the Grave by Deanna Raybourn
Paranormal Romance Lover Revealed by J.R. Ward
Regency Historical Romance The Secret Diaries of Miss Miranda Cheever by Julia Quinn
Romance Novella “Born in My Heart” by Jennifer Greene in Like Mother, Like Daughter
Romantic Suspense Ice Blue by Anne Stuart
Young Adult Romance Wicked Lovely by Melissa Marr
2007 RITA Winners
Best First Book The Husband Trap by Tracy Anne Warren
Contemporary Single Title Adios To My Old Life by Caridad Ferrer
Inspirational Romance Revealed by Tamera Alexander
Long Contemporary Romance The Mommy Quest by Lori Handeland
Long Historical Romance On the Way To the Wedding by Julia Quinn
Romantic Novella “Tis the Silly Season” in A NASCAR Holiday by Roxanne St. Claire
Paranormal Romance A Hunger Like No Other by Kresley Cole
Romantic Suspense Blackout by Annie Solomon
Short Contemporary Romance From the First by Jessica Bird
Short Historical The Book of True Desires by Betina Krahn
Novel with Strong Romantic Elements     A Lady Raised High by Jennifer Ashley w/a Laurien Gardner
Traditional Romance Claiming His Family by Barbara Hannay
2006 RITA Winners
Best First Book Show Her The Money by Stephanie Feagan
Contemporary Single Title Lakeside Cottage by Susan Wiggs
Inspirational Romance Heavens To Betsy by Beth Pattillo
Long Contemporary Romance Worth Every Risk by Dianna Love Snell
Long Historical Romance The Devil to Pay by Liz Carlyle
Romantic Novella “The Naked Truth about Guys” in The Naked Truth by Alesia Holliday
Paranormal Romance Gabriel's Ghost by Linnea Sinclair
Regency Romance A Reputable Rake by Diane Gaston
Romantic Suspense Survivor in Death by J.D. Robb
Short Contemporary Romance The Marriage Miracle by Liz Fielding
Short Historical The Texan's Reward by Jodi Thomas
Novel with Strong Romantic Elements Lady Luck's Map of Vegas by Barbara Samuel
Traditional Romance Princess of Convenience by Marion Lennox
2005 RITA Winners
Best First Book Time Off For Good Behavior by Lani Diane Rich
Contemporary Single Title Bet Me by Jennifer Crusie
Inspirational Romance Grounds To Believe by Shelley Bates
Long Contemporary Romance John Riley's Girl by Inglath Cooper
Long Historical Romance Shadowheart by Laura Kinsale
Romantic Novella "Her Enemy" in Night's Edge by Maggie Shayne
Paranormal Romance Blue Moon by Lori Handeland
Regency Romance A Passionate Endeavor by Sophia Nash
Romantic Suspense I'm Watching You by Karen Rose
Short Contemporary Romance Miss Pruitt's Private Life by Barbara McCauley
Short Historical A Wanted Man by Susan Kay Law
Novel with Strong Romantic Elements A.K.A. Goddess by Evelyn Vaughn
Traditional Romance Christmas Eve Marriage by Jessica Hart
2004 RITA Winners
Best First Book Back Roads by Susan Crandall
Contemporary Single Title Birthright by Nora Roberts
Inspirational Romance Autumn Dreams by Gayle Roper
Long Contemporary Romance The Top Gun's Return by Kathleen Creighton
Long Historical Romance The Destiny by Kathleen Givens
Romantic Novella "Prisoner of the Tower" in The Wedding Chase by Gayle Wilson
Paranormal Romance Shades of Midnight by Linda Fallon
Regency Romance Prospero's Daughter by Nancy Butler
Romantic Suspense Remember When - Part 1 by Nora Roberts
Short Contemporary Romance The Knight's Kiss by Nicole Burnham
Short Historical Worth Any Price by Lisa Kleypas
Novel with Strong Romantic Elements Between Sisters by Kristin Hannah
Traditional Romance Her Royal Baby by Marion Lennox
2003 RITA Winners
Best First Book Shades of Honor by Wendy Lindstrom
Contemporary Single Title No Place Like Home by Barbara Samuel
Inspirational Romance Never Say Goodbye by Irene Hannon
Long Contemporary Romance  Taking Cover by Catherine Mann
Long Historical Romance Stealing Heaven by Madeline Hunter
Romantic Novella “To Kiss in Shadows” by Lynn Kurland
Paranormal Romance Contact by Susan Grant
Regency Romance A Debt To Delia by Barbara Metzger
Romantic Suspense Three Fates by Nora Roberts
Short Contemporary Romance Taming The Outlaw by Cindy Kay Gerard
Short Historical The Bride Fair by Cheryl Reavis
Traditional Romance The Christmas Basket by Debbie Macomber
2002 RITA Winners
Best First Book The Border Bride by Elizabeth English
Contemporary Single Title True Confessions by Rachel Gibson
Inspirational Romance Beneath a Southern Sky by Deborah Raney
Long Contemporary Romance Coming Home To You by Fay Robinson
Long Historical Romance The Bridal Season by Connie Brockway
Romantic Novella "I Will" from Wish List by Lisa Kleypas
Paranormal Romance Heart Mate by Robin D. Owens
Regency Romance Much Obliged by Jessica Benson
Romantic Suspense The Surgeon by Tess Gerritsen
Short Contemporary Romance  A Long Hot Christmas by Barbara Daly
Short Historical Tempt Me Twice by Barbara Dawson Smith
Traditional Romance Quinn's Complete Seduction by Sandra Steffen
2001 RITA Winners
Best First Book A Man Like Mac by Fay Robinson
Contemporary Single Title First Lady by Susan Elizabeth Phillips
Inspirational Romance The Shepherd's Voice by Robin Lee Hatcher
Long Contemporary Romance Rogue's Reform by Marilyn Pappano
Long Historical Romance Devilish by Jo Beverley
Romantic Novella "Final Approach to Forever" (from Once Upon A Dream) by Merline Lovelace
Paranormal Romance The Highlander's Touch by Karen Marie Moning
Regency Romance A Grand Design by Emma Jensen
Romantic Suspense Carolina Moon by Nora Roberts
Short Contemporary Romance It Takes A Rebel by Stephanie Bond
Short Historical The Mistress by Susan Wiggs
Traditional Romance The Best Man & The Bridesmaid by Liz Fielding
2000 RITA Winners
Best First Book The Maiden and The Unicorn by Isolde Martyn
Contemporary Single Title Body Guard by Suzanne Brockmann
Inspirational Romance Danger in the Shadows by Dee Henderson
Long Contemporary Romance Undercover Princess by Suzanne Brockmann
Long Historical Romance Silken Threads by Patricia Ryan
Romantic Novella Starry, Starry Night by Marianne Willman
Paranormal Romance Nell by Jeanette Baker
Regency Romance The Rake's Retreat by Nancy Butler
Romantic Suspense The Bride's Protector by Gayle Wilson
Short Contemporary Romance  The Stardust Cowboy by Anne McAllister
Short Historical The Proposition by Judith Ivory
Traditional Romance Annie, Get Your Groom by Kristin Gabriel
1999 RITA Winners
Best First Book My Darling Caroline by Adele Ashworth
Contemporary Single Title Dream A Little Dream by Susan Elizabeth Phillips
Inspirational Romance Patterns of Love by Robin Lee Hatcher
Long Contemporary Romance Meant to Be Married by Ruth Wind
Long Historical Romance My Dearest Enemy by Connie Brockway
Paranormal Romance The Bride Finder by Susan Carroll
Regency Romance His Grace Endures by Emma Jenson
Romantic Suspense Cool Shade by Theresa Weir
Short Contemporary Romance The Notorious Groom by Caroline Cross
Short Historical Merely Married by Patricia Coughlin
Traditional Romance Monday Man by Kristin Gabriel
1998 RITA Winners
Best First Book Brazen Angel by Elizabeth Boyle
Contemporary Single Title Nobody's Baby But Mine by Susan Elizabeth Phillips
Inspirational Romance Homeward by Melody Carlson
Long Contemporary Series Romance  Reckless by Ruth Wind
Long Historical Romance Promise of Jenny Jones by Maggie Osborne
Paranormal Romance FireHawk by Justine Dare
Regency Romance Love's Reward by Jean R. Ewing
Romantic Suspense On the Way to a Wedding by Ingrid Weaver
Short Contemporary Series Romance   Nobody's Princess by Jennifer Greene
Short Historical Heart of a Knight by Barbara Samuel
Traditional Romance His Brother's Child by Lucy Gordon
RWA's Favorite Book of 1997 Nobody's Baby But Mine by Susan Elizabeth Phillips
1997 RITA Winners
Best First Book Stardust of Yesterday by Lynn Kurland
Contemporary Single Title Daniel’s Gift by Barbara Freethy
Inspirational Romance The Scarlet Thread by Francine Rivers
Long Contemporary Series Romance  Wild Blood by Naomi Horton
Long Historical Romance Conor’s Way by Laura Lee Guhrke
Paranormal Romance Stardust of Yesterday by Lynn Kurland
Regency Romance The Lady’s Companion by Carla Kelly
Romantic Suspense See How They Run by Bethany Campbell
Short Contemporary Series Romance   Cowboy Pride by Anne McAllister
Short Historical Always to Remember by Lorraine Heath
Traditional Romance Her Very Own Husband by Lauryn Chandler
1996 RITA Winners
Best First Book The Warlord by Elizabeth Elliot
Contemporary Single Title Born in Ice by Nora Roberts
Inspirational Romance As Sure as the Dawn by Francine Rivers
Long Contemporary Series Romance The Morning Side of Dawn by Justine Davis
Long Historical Romance Something Shady by Pamela Morsi
Paranormal Romance The Covenant by Modean Moon
Regency Romance Gwen’s Christmas Ghost by Lynn Kerstan and Alicia Rasley
Romantic Suspense Winter’s Edge by Anne Stuart
Short Contemporary Series Romance Single Dad by Jennifer Greene
Short Historical Lord of Scoundrels by Loretta Chase
Traditional Romance Stranger in Her Arms by Elizabeth Sites
Young Adult Romance Runaway by Cheryl Zach
Best Romance of 1995 Born in Ice by Nora Roberts
1995 RITA Winners
Best First Book Ghostly Enchantment by Angie Ray
Contemporary Single Title Again by Kathleen Gilles Seidel
Historical Romance To Tame a Texan’s Heart by Jodi Thomas
Inspirational Romance An Echo in the Darkness by Francine Rivers
Long Contemporary Series Romance  A Soldier’s Heart by Kathleen Korbel
Long Historical Romance Dancing on the Wind by Mary Jo Putney
Paranormal Romance Lord of the Storm by Justine Davis
Regency Romance Mrs. Drew Plays Her Hand by Carla Kelly
Romantic Suspense Hidden Riches by Nora Roberts
Short Contemporary Series Romance   Getting Rid of Bradley by Jennifer Crusie
Traditional Romance Oh Baby! by Lauryn Chandler
Young Adult Romance Second to None by Arleynn Presser
Best Romance of 1994 It Had To Be You by Susan Elizabeth Phillips
1994 RITA Winners
Best First Book A Candle in the Dark by Megan Chance
Contemporary Single Title Private Scandals by Nora Roberts
Futuristic/Fantasy/Paranormal Romance   Falling Angel by Anne Stuart
Historical Series Romance My Lady Notorious by Jo Beverley
Historical Single Title Romance Untamed by Elizabeth Lowell
Long Contemporary Series Romance Dragonslayer by Emilie Richards
Regency Romance Deidre and Don Juan by Jo Beverley
Romantic Suspense Nightshade by Nora Roberts
Short Contemporary Series Romance Avenging Angel by Glenna McReynolds
Traditional Romance Annie and the Wise Men by Lindsay Longford
Young Adult Romance Summer Lightning by Wendy Corsi Staub
Best Romance of 1993 Lord of the Night by Susan Wiggs
1993 RITA Winners
Best First Book Trust Me by Jeane Renick
Futuristic/Fantasy/Paranormal Romance   Emily’s Ghost by Antoinette Stokenberg
Historical Series Romance The Prisoner by Cheryl Reavis
Long Contemporary Series Romance The Silence of Midnight by Karen Young
Regency Romance An Unwilling Bride by Jo Beverley
Romantic Suspense Divine Evil by Nora Roberts
Short Contemporary Series Romance Navarrone by Helen R. Myers
Single Title Contemporary Romance This Time Forever by Kathleen Eagle
Single Title Historical Romance Keeper of the Dream by Penelope Williamson
Traditional Romance Father Goose by Marie Ferrarella
Young Adult Romance Song of the Buffalo Boy by Sherry Garland
Best Romance of 1992 Come Spring by Jill Marie Landis
1992 RITA Winners
Best First Book Candle in the Window by Christina Dodd
Futuristic/Fantasy/Paranormal Romance Angel for Hire by Justine Davis
Long Contemporary Series Romance A Rose for Maggie by Kathleen Korbel
Regency Romance Emily and the Dark Angel by Jo Beverley
Romantic Suspense Night Shift by Nora Roberts
Series Historical Romance The Tender Texan by Jodi Thomas
Short Contemporary Series Romance A Human Touch by Glenda Sanders
Single Title Contemporary Romance A Man to Die For by Eileen Dreyer
Single Title Historical Romance Courting Miss Hattie by Pamela Morsi
Traditional Romance Every Kind of Heaven by Bethany Campbell
Young Adult Romance Now I Lay Me Down to Sleep by Lurlene McDaniel
Best Romance of 1991 Outlander by Diana Gabaldon
1991 RITA Winners
Best First Book Black Horse Island by Dee Holmes
Long Contemporary Series Romance   Patrick Gallagher’s Widow by Cheryl Reavis
Regency Romance The Sandalwood Princess by Loretta Chase
Romantic Suspense Night Spice by Karen Keast
Series Historical Romance A Wild Yearning by Penelope Williamson
Short Contemporary Series Romance   Step Into My Parlor by Jan Hudson
Single Title Historical Romance Where Love Dwells by Elizabeth Stuart
Traditional Romance Song of the Lorelei by Lucy Gordon
Best Romance of 1990 The Prince of Midnight by Laura Kinsale
1990 RITA Winners
Best First Book Out of the Blue by Alaina Hawthorne
Long Contemporary Series Romance  The Ice Cream Man by Kathleen Korbel
Regency Romance The Rake and the Reformer by Mary Jo Putney
Romantic Suspense Perchance to Dream by Kathleen Korbel
Series Historical Romance Silver Noose by Patricia Gardner
Short Contemporary Series Romance   Night of the Hunter by Jennifer Greene
Single Title Contemporary Romance Private Relations by Diane Chamberlain
Single Title Historical Romance The Bride by Julie Garwood
Traditional Romance Rhapsody in Bloom by Mona Van Wieren
Young Adult Romance Renee by Vivan Schurfranz
Best Romance of 1989 Morning Glory by LaVyrle Spencer
1989 Golden Medallion* Winners
*The RITA was formerly called the Golden Medallion
Historical Romance Sunflower by Jill Marie Landis
Long Contemporary Series Romance   A Crime of the Heart by Cheryl Reavis
Regency Romance Brighton Road by Susan Caroll
Short Contemporary Romance Winter’s Daughter by Kathleen Creighton
Single Title Romance Leaves of Fortune by Linda Barlow
Suspense Romance Brazen Virtue by Nora Roberts
Traditional Romance Flirtation River by Bethany Campbell
Young Adult Romance The Ghosts of Stony Cove by Eileen Charbonneau
1988 Golden Medallion Winners
Historical Romance The Gamble by LaVyrle Spencer
Long Contemporary Series Romance   In the Defense of Love by Kathleen Creighton
Regency Romance Sugar Rose by Susan Carroll
Short Contemporary Romance Stolen Moments by Terri Herrington
Single Title Romance Twilight Whispers by Barbara Delinsky
Traditional Romance It Takes a Thief by Rita Rainville
Young Adult Romance Does Your Nose Get in the Way, Too? by Arlene Erlbach
1987 Golden Medallion Winners
Historical Romance By Right of Arms by Robyn Carr
Long Contemporary Series Romance   One Summer by Nora Roberts
Regency Romance Lord Abberley’s Nemesis by Amanda Scott
Short Contemporary Romance Still Waters by Kathleen Creighton
Single Title Romance Sunshine and Shadow by Tom and Sharon Curtis
Traditional Romance Opal Fire by Sandy Dengler
Young Adult Romance Video Fever by Kathleen Garvey
1986 Golden Medallion Winners
Historical Romance Not So Wild a Dream by Francine Rivers
Inspirational Romance From This Day Forward by Kathleen Karr
Long Contemporary Series Romance   Today, Tomorrow and Always by Georgia Bockoven
Regency Romance The Beauty’s Daughter by Monette Cummings
Short Contemporary Romance Much Needed Holiday by Joan Hohl
Single Title Romance Banish Misfortune by Anne Stuart
Traditional Romance The Crystal Unicorn by Doreen Malek
Young Adult Romance Waiting for Amanda by Cheryl Zach
1985 Golden Medallion Winners
Historical Romance Twice Loved by LaVyrle Spencer
Inspirational Romance For the Love of Mike by Charlotte Nichols
Long Contemporary Series Romance   A Matter of Choice by Nora Roberts
Mainstream Romance After All These Years by Kathleen Gilles Seidel
Regency Romance The Lurid Lady Lockport by Kasey Micheals
Short Contemporary Romance Opposites Attract by Nora Roberts
Traditional Romance The Karas Cup by Brittany Young
Young Adult Romance The Frog Princess by Cheryl Zach
1984 Golden Medallion Winners
Category Historical Romance The Clergyman’s Daughter by Julie Jeffries
Contemporary Romance Under 65,000 words Memory and Desire by Eileen Bryan
Contemporary Romance 65-80,000 words This Magic Moment by Nora Roberts & Destiny's Sweet Errand by Deirdre Mardon
Contemporary Romance over 80,000 words Research was unclear
Historical Romance Hummingbird by LaVyrle Spencer
Traditional Romance Untamed by Nora Roberts
Young Adult Romance Julie’s Magic Moment by Barbara Bartholomew
1983 Golden Medallion Winners
Category Historical Romance Defiant Love by Mara Seger
Contemporary Mainstream Romance Opal Fires by Lynda Trent
Contemporary Sensual Romance The Heart’s Victory by Nora Roberts
Contemporary Sweet Romance Renegade Player by Dixie Browning
Mainstream Historical Romance The Endearment by LaVyrle Spencer
Young Adult Romance Andrea by Jo Stewart
1982 Golden Medallion Winners
Category Contemporary Romance Winner Take All by Brooke Hastings
Category Historical Romance Rendezvous at Gramercy by Constance Ravenlock
Mainstream Category Romance The Sun Dancers by Barbara Faith
Mainstream Historical Romance Day Beyond Destiny by Anna James