Wednesday, July 4, 2012

Congratulations to the 2012 Golden Claddagh Contest Finalists!


Celtic Hearts RWA
2012 Golden Claddagh Contest
is proud to announce our list of finalists:

Contemporary
1. Maisie McGrane: Meter Maid – Kristen Boe**
2. Damn Enchanted Evening – E.J. Russell
3. Together is Enough – Emma Barry

Romantic Suspense
1. The Distance Between Us – Linda Bond
2. Her Unreasonable Doubt – Anne-Marie Carroll
3. The Scotch Baron’s Bride – Catherine Lawrence

**The Dutch Kiss – Jo-Ann Carson

Historical
1. The Letter – Sandra Owens***
2. Dagger’s Destiny – Karen Woodward***
3. The Training of a Marquess – Sandra Owens***

**The Colonel’s Pride – Laura Livingston

Erotic
1. One Night Stand – Parker Kincaid**
2. Playing to Win – Sabrina Garie

FF& P
1. Must Love Breeches – Angela Quarles
2. Seer’s Blood – Leisl Leighton**
3. Halo Book 1—The Angel Lord – C.T. Green

Celtic
1. For Love of Gracey – Eileen K. Barnes**
2. Highland Escape – Derek Dodson
3. The Stone Manor – Terri Hale

Published*
1. Wrath of the Tooth Fairy – Sarina Dorie
2. Switch – Camryn Rhys
3. The Missing Time – Sandra Clarke

*Asterisk denotes unpublished work from a published author.

**Asterisks denote best of category selectee based upon the average of all three judges’ scores. These entries will compete in the Gold Claddagh round for best-of-contest entry. (Published authors are not eligible for this category.)

***Asterisks indicate tie for first place


Congratulations to all the finalists and BEST WISHES in the Final Round!!!

Rebecca Lynn, President
Donna Goode, V.P—Programs
2012 Golden Claddagh Co-Coordinators ~ and the entire Golden Claddagh team!

3 comments:

Renee Vincent / Gracie Lee Rose said...

Congratulations to all the finalists! I'm so proud of my fellow CHRW members!

Dawn Marie Hamilton said...

Mega congrats to all the finalists! Good luck in the final round. I hope we see many requests.

Natalie Murphy said...

Congrats to everyone!!