Published Maggie Award

CONGRATULATIONS TO ALL 2019 WINNERS & FINALISTS!

Contemporary Romance

 

Maggie Award Winner:

Mischief and Mayhem

Lauren Rico

Second Place (tie):

Encore

Rachel Lacey 

 

Second Place (tie):
Unwritten   

Rachel Lacey 

Third Place:
The Guilt of a Sparrow

Jess B. Moore

 

Honorable Mention:
Save Me

Cecy Robson

Honorable Mention:

Love Over Lattes

Diana Hicks *

Short Contemporary Romance:

Maggie Award Winner:

Until We Kissed

Heather Moore

Second Place:

Three Day Fiancee

Marissa Clarke

Third Place:

A Daddy By Christmas

Teri Wilson

Honorable Mention:

Tanner’s Promise

Kaylie Newell

 

Honorable Mention:

The Sheriff's Little Matchmaker

Carrie Nichols *


Historical Romance

Maggie Award Winner:

Earl of Sunderland

Aubrey Wynne

Second Place:

Rhapsody and Rebellion

Aubrey Wynne

Third Place:

Enter the Duke

Grace Callaway

 

Honorable Mention:

An Outlaw to Protect Her

Harper St. George *

Honorable Mention:

Lord of Misrule

Gail Eastwood

Honorable Mention:

War Serenade

Jill Wallace

Mainstream Fiction With a Central Romance

Maggie Award Winner:

The Accidental Beauty Queen

Teri Wilson 

 

Second Place:

FireBrew

Liz Crowe

 

Third Place:

Oh My Stars

Sally Kilpatrick *

 

Honorable Mention:
To Die Again

Sandy Parks

 

Honorable Mention:
Infinite

Cecy Robson
 

Paranormal Romance

 

First Place:

Daughter of Death

Lexi C. Foss

 

Second Place:

Taxing Courtship

Jaycee Jarvis

 

Third Place:

Guardian of Darkness

Katie Reus

 

Honorable Mention:
Blood Heart

Lexi C. Foss

 

Honorable Mention:

In Absinthia (Phoenix Rising 3)

Alexandra Christian

Romance Novella

First Place:

Legacy of Love from The Christmas Heirloom Collection

Kristi Hunter *

Second Place:

Mistletoe in Mayhem: Baby Bedlam

Lauren Rico

Third Place:

For the Love of Laura Beth

Aubrey Wynne

Honorable Mention:

A Delicate Affair

Lindsay Evans

 

Honorable Mention:
The Appeal of an Elusive Viscount (tie)

Hildie McQueen *
 

Honorable Mention:
Liz & Nick: No Regrets (tie)

Jean Joachim  

Romance with Religious or Spiritual Elements

 

First Place:

Lone Witness

Rachel Dylan

Second Place:

At Home in Wishing Bridge

Ruth Logan Herne

Third Place:
A Defense of Honor

Kristi Hunter *

Honorable Mention:

A Baby for the Minister

Laurel Blount

Honorable Mention:

A Love Restored

Kelly Goshorn


Romantic Suspense:

 

Maggie Award Winner:

Dark Secrets - Dark Falls, CO #2

Savannah Kade

Second Place:

A Bend in Time

Anne C. Maxwell

Third Place:

Fast Fury

Kaylea Cross

 

Honorable Mention:

Firestorm

Rachel Grant

 

Honorable Mention:

Georgia Pine ~ Southern Promises ~ Book Three (tie)

KG Fletcher *

 

Honorable Mention:
The Fog (A Berry Springs Novel)

Amanda McKinney

Young Adult/New Adult

Maggie Award Winner:

Life Happens on the Stairs

Amy Markstahler

Second Place:

Undefined

Jessica Ruddick

Third Place:

Breathe

Sara Fujimura

Honorable Mention:

Fade to Us

Julia Day 

 

Honorable Mention:
Spellcast Waters

Janet Post

Best Book by GRW Author:

 

Maggie Award Winner:

A Defense of Honor

Kristi Hunter *

Second Place:

An Outlaw to Protect Her

Harper St. George 

 

Third Place:

The Butterfly Bride

Vanessa Riley *

 

Honorable Mention:

The Marine's Secret Daughter

Carrie Nichols *

 

Honorable Mention:

A Splash of Vanilla

Bethany Lopez *

 

Honorable Mention:
Cowboy On Her Porch

Pam Mantovani *

Honorable Mention:

Love Over Lattes

Diana Hicks *

* Denotes GRW Member.

 

The Published Maggie Award for Excellence recognizes authors who have published outstanding books in the romance genre. The Maggie Award is a symbol of achievement given by the Georgia Romance Writers (GRW) to bring special attention to these writers. The Maggie, a silver medallion commissioned by GRW, receives national attention. Books will be scored and ranked by a panel of booksellers and librarians. The names and categories of Maggie recipients and finalists will appear in the Romance Writers Report.

  • Highest scored book in each category will receive the prestigious Maggie Medallion.

  • There are five (5) finalists unless a tie is present.

  • All finalists will receive a certificate.

  • Winners will be announced October 5, 2019, at the Moonlight & Magnolias awards banquet.

Important Dates:

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Fees:

GRW Member: $30

RWA Member: $35

Non-Member: $40

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