Contemporary Romance – On the Right Track

by Penelope Janu

A warm-hearted rural romance about getting your life back on course … A traumatic past, a charismatic stranger and a family legacy … Golden’s quiet country life is about to get messy …

Historical Romance – The Devilish Duke

by Maddison Michaels

…Devlin Markham, the notorious “Devil Duke” of Huntington, needs a woman. And not just any woman. If he can’t woo one of the most eccentric bluestockings of the Ton within the month, he can kiss his hard-earned fortune goodbye… 

Romantic Elements – Tangled Vines

by Megan Mayfair

Amelia O’Sullivan is a photographer who has always viewed herself through the wrong lens. When her marriage publicly crashes around her, she flees to the safety of her aunt’s country property to pick up the pieces. Can she adjust her focus to what she really wants from her life?

Speculative Romance – Cursed

by Keri Arthur

Whomsoever draws the sword from the ancient seat of this land shall rule her, and they shall bring peace and prosperity to her people.

Romantic Suspense – Undercover Fighter

by Aislinn Kearns

The man Wyatt used to be is gone. Now, his only focus is to find out what happened to his younger brother. His search leads him to McCready’s door; a powerful man who organizes fights that are illegal…and deadly.

Congratulations as well to all our finalists:

Contemporary Romance:

The Wedding Obsession – Madeleine Ash
A Convenient Bride for the King – Kelly Hunter
The House at Flynn’s Crossing – Elisabeth Rose
Bittersweet – Jacquie Underdown


Marry in Scandal – Anne Gracie
The King’s Obsession – Tanya Bird


Mission: Her Protection – Anna Hackett
Glass Clouds – Suzanne Cass


Edge of Eon – Anna Hackett
Moonbound – Liesl Leighton

Romantic Elements:

Hearts of Resistance – Soraya M Nicholas
Happy Ever After – Joanne Tracey