Congratulations to our winners!
The "Reveal Your Inner Vixen" Contest showcased the chemistry between the hero and heroine. The entered scene could be a flirtation, a kiss or a fully described love scene, just as long as the judges feel that tension!
Series Contemporary (1950 to Present, with 40,000-79,000 words):
Final Judging by Gail Chasan, Silhouette
First Place: Cat Schield for "Bending to Blackmail"
Second Place: Jeanan Glazier for "From the Inside Out"
Third Place: Yvonne Yirka for "All in a Knight's Work"
Single Title Contemporary (1950 to Present, with 80,000-120,000 words):
Final Judging by Cindy Hwang, Penguin/Berkley
First Place: Rebecca Motil for "Dreamgirl"
Second Place: Jennifer Brassel for "Secret Reflection"
Third Place: Skyler White for "Takes the Cake"
Historical (BCE to 1950, with 40,000-120,000 words):
Final Judging by Laura Cifelli/NAL
First Place: Kimberly Price for "Highland Dragon"
Second Place: Jeanne M. Dickson for "From this Irish Soil"
Third Place: Eve Ortega for "Goddess of the Hunt"
Alternative (TT/F/P, with 85,000-120,000 words):
Final Judging by Chris Keeslar/Dorchester
First Place: Karen McCullough for "The Wizard of Morgan's Island"
Second Place: Sherri Neilson for "Unveiled"
Third Place: Christie Kelley for "A Binding Enchantment"
Gail Foreman - SOLD!
Heather Logan Kaufman