Friday, January 18, 2008

Heartsong Readers Present Awards to Authors

Each year, members of the Heartsong Presents book club vote for their
favorite authors, books, and covers. I am a reader of Heartsongs (yeah, I have a romantic heart!) and I even interviewed a couple of these with some of these on my list for future. Congratulations to the authors, designers and editors (and the team at Barbour on Heartsong Presents. By the way, my favorite stories are the prairie themed stories, but I like them all.

The winners of the 15th Annual Heartsong Presents Awards are:

Favorite Author:
1. Cathy Marie Hake
2. Kelly Eileen Hake
3. Yvonne Lehman
4. Susan Page Davis
5. Pamela Griffin
6. Terry Fowler
7. Linda Ford
8. Lynn A. Coleman
9. Irene B. Brand
10. Janet Lee Barton

Favorite New Author
1. Jennifer Johnson
2. Rhonda Gibson
3. Mary Connealy
4. Kathleen E. Kovach
5. Anita Higman

Favorite Historical Romance
1. To Trust an Outlaw by Rhonda Gibson
2. The Lumberjack's Lady by Susan Page Davis
3. The Bounty Hunter and the Bride by Vickie McDonough
4. A Place of Her Own by Lynn A. Coleman
5. A Bride Idea by Yvonne Lehman
6. Golden Dawn by Cathy Marie Hake
7. A Time to Plant by Kelly Eileen Hake
8. Adam's Bride by Lisa Harris
9. A Time to Keep by Kelly Eileen Hake
10. Broken Bow by Irene B. Brand

Favorite Contemporary Romance
1. Christmas Mommy by Terry Fowler
2. Double Blessing by Debby Mayne
3. In His Will by Cathy Marie Hake
4. Photo Op by Lynn A. Coleman
5. Love by the Yard by Gail Sattler
6. Darcy's Inheritance by Linda Ford
7. Wedded Bliss by Kathleen Y'Barbo
8. Red Like Crimson by Janice A. Thompson
9. Except for Grace by Terry Fowler
10. Sweet, Sugared Love by Pamela Griffin

Favorite Historical Cover
1. A Bride Idea by Yvonne Lehman
2. To Trust An Outlaw by Rhonda Gibson
3. Mountains Stand Strong by Irene B. Brand
4. Golden Dawn by Cathy Marie Hake
5. The Lumberjack's Lady by Susan Page Davis
6. Wyoming Hoofbeats by Susan Page Davis
7. Sharon Takes a Hand by Rosey Dow
8. A Place of Her Own by Lynn A. Coleman
9. Broken Bow by Irene B. Brand
10. The Bounty Hunter and the Bride by Vickie McDonough

Favorite Contemporary Cover
1. Double Blessing by Debby Mayne
2. Picket Fence Pursuit by Jennifer Johnson
3. Christmas Mommy by Terry Fowler
4. Photo Op by Lynn A. Coleman
5. Wedded Bliss by Kathleen Y'Barbo
6. Family Reunion by Janet Lee Barton
7. Love by the Yard by Gail Sattler
8. Sweet, Sugared Love by Pamela Griffin
9. Bay Hideaway by Beth Loughner
10. Red Like Crimson by Janice A. Thompson

Favorite Theme
1. Prairie
2. Family Oriented
3. Western

2 comments:

Mary Connealy said...

So how cool is this, huh, Crystal. :)

I'm pretty excited to have made a list!!!

Crystal Laine Miller said...

I think it is fabulous that you made the list and you deserve it. Can't wait to read your mystery book, too.