2013 RITA Winners

The Romance Writers of America have announced the winners of the 2013 RITA Awards.  Congratulations to all!

Best First Book:

The Haunting of Maddy Clare The Haunting of Maddy Clare

By Simone St. James

This book also won in the "Novel with Strong Romantic Elements" category.





Contemporary Single Title Romance:

The Way Back Home The Way Back Home

By Barbara Freethy







Historical Romance:

A Rogue by Any Other Name A Rogue by Any Other Name

By Sarah MacLean







Inspirational Romance:

Against the Tide

By Elizabeth Camden

This title is being ordered - look for it in the catalog soon!






Long Contemporary Series Romance:

A Gift for All Seasons

By Karen Templeton

This book is not available from the library. :(






Paranormal Romance:

Shadow's Claim Shadow's Claim

By Kresley Cole







Romance Novella:

Seduced by A Pirate Seduced by A Pirate

By Eloisa James

This title is available as an eBook ONLY.






Romantic Suspense:

Scorched Scorched

By Laura Griffin







Short Contemporary Series:

A Night of No Return

By Sarah Morgan

This title is not available at the library. :(






Young Adult Romance:

The Farm

By Emily McKay

This title is currently being ordered. Look for it in our catalog soon!