the Mary Reade Writer's Choice Awards.
1st Place: "A First Time for Everything" by Abigail Strom
2nd Place: "Stetsons and Stilettos" by Laura Barone
3rd Place: "The Christmas Bargain" by Cat Schield
1st Place: "Heaven Sent" by Deb Yates
2nd Place: "Vigilante Bride" by Yvonne L. Harris
3rd Place: "The Angel's Assassin" by Laurel O'Donnell
Historical honorable mention due to preliminary ties:
4th Place: "Fire at Midnight" by Lisa Marie Wilkinson
5th Place: "The Earl's Christmas Gift" by Donna Rosenbloom
1st Place: "Only Love Burns" by Janice Goodfellow
2nd Place: "The Weight of Love" by Vannetta Chapman
3rd Place: "Take a Chance on Me" by Debbie Swanson
1st Place: "Into the Dark" by Abigail Strom
2nd Place: "Duality" by DeAnne R. Wildes-Mickelson
3rd Place: "Hedda's Sword" by DeAnne R. Wildes-Mickelson
Paranormal honorable mention due to preliminary ties:
4th Place: "Elusive Grace" by Anitra Lynn McLeod
5th Place: "Overlord" by Anitra Lynn McLeod
1st Place Tie: "The Professor" by Cathy Perkins
1st Place Tie: "Deadly Intent" by Anna Perrin
2nd Place: "Double Rainbow" by Yvonne Harris
No 3rd place winner due to a tie for first.
Upward movement in blue...
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