Tuesday, August 01, 2006

Champagne, Confetti and Congrats...

And the winners are...

PASiC Members came home from the annual RWA conference with a bunch of awards and recognition, including:


Best First Book
Show Her The Money

by Stephanie Feagan
(0373513542) Silhouette Books - Natashya Wilson, editor

Best Long Contemporary
Worth Every Risk

by Dianna Love Snell
(0-373-27426-2) Silhouette Books - Allison Lyons, editor

Best Novella
“The Naked Truth about Guys” in The Naked Truth
by Alesia Holliday
(0-425-206149) Berkley Books - Cindy Hwang, editor

Borders Bestselling Author Awards

Bestselling Debut Author
How to Marry a Millionaire Vampire
by Kerrilyn Sparks

Prism Awards

Dark Paranormal
Susan Squires

Light Paranormal
Kerrilyn Sparks

Fantasy (Second Place)
by Gail Dayton

Booksellers Best

Romantic Suspense
Killer Curves
Roxanne St. Claire

And last but not least, the extremely well-deserved Pro-Mentor of the Year Award went to
JoAnn Ross


Patti O'Shea said...

Congratulations to all our winners!

And I won the Booksellers' Best Award for Paranormal Romance.

Patti, still trying to catch up from the conference

Cheryl Bolen said...

How sweet of Alfie to post the list. Congratulations to all the talented finalists and huge thanks to our bookseller judges. Hats off to the amazing Alesia H. for agreeing to chair this -- and to her great assistants.