Sunday, May 30, 2010

Booksellers' Best Award Finalist!

I'm so thrilled to announce the my book, His Forever Love, is a finalist for the Booksellers' Best Award! The contest is sponsored by the Greater Detroit chapter, and the judges are booksellers and librarians. The winners will be announced at the Romance Writers of America National Conference in Orlando in July. I'm excited that I'll be at the conference so can attend!

Here's a list of the finalists in all categories. Congrats to all!

TRADITIONAL

Helen Brenna
From The Outside

Lucy Gordon
Italian Tycoon, Secret Son

Fiona Harper
Invitation to the Boss's Ball

Glynna Kaye
Dreaming Of Home

Joselyn Vaughn
CEO's Don't Cry

SHORT CONTEMPORARY

Christine Columbus
The Perfect Country and Western Story

Robyn Grady
The Billionaire's Fake Engagement

Sandra Hyatt
Having The Billionaire's Baby

Geri Krotow
What Family Means

Lynne Marshall
Temporary Doctor, Surprise Father

Cara Summers
Twin Temptation

Cara Summers
Christmas Male

LONG CONTEMPORARY

Lisa Dale
Simple WIshes

Susan Gable
A Kid To The Rescue

Elaine Grant
No Hero Like Him

Janice Maynard
Hot Mail

Terry McLaughlin
A Small Town Reunion

Kay Stockham
Simon Says Mommy

Linda Warren
Caitlyn's Prize

SINGLE TITLE

Toni Blake
One Reckless Summer

Marilyn Brant
According To Jane

Robin Kaye
Breakfast in Bed

Susan Mallery
Hot On Her Heels

Karen White
The Lost Hours

ROMANTIC SUSPENSE

Kylie Brant
Waking The Dead

Marilee Brothers
Rock and Roll Queen of Bedlam

Ava Gray
Skin Game

Sandy James
Free Falling

EROTIC

Jaci Burton
Riding On Instinct

Red Garnier
The Satin Sash

Lara Santiago
Rogue's Run

Shelli Stevens
Take Me

Tracy Wolff
Full Exposure

SHORT HISTORICAL

Jennifer Ashley
The Madness of Lord Ian Mackenzie

Caroline Fyffe
Where The Wind Blows

Carolyn Jewel
Indiscreet

Margaret Mallory
Knight of Pleasure

Elizabeth Rolls
Lord Braybrook's Penniless Bride

Christine Wells
Wicked Little Game

LONG HISTORICAL

Anna Campbell
Captive of Sin

Hannah Howell
If He's Wicked

Hannah Howell
If He's Sinful

Regina Jeffers
Darcy's Temptation

PARANORMAL/TIME TRAVEL/FUTURISTIC

Sharon Ashwood
Ravenous: The Dark Forgotten

Maureen Child
Vanished

Lisa Childs
Immortal bride

Gail Dayton
New Blood

Cynthia Eden
Midnight's Master

Ann Hinnenkamp
Dyad Dreams

Sharon Sala
The Warrior


INSPIRATIONAL

Sandra Bricker
Love Finds You in Holiday, Florida

Amanda Cabot
Paper Roses

Irene Hannon
An Eye for an Eye

Trish Perry
Sunset Beach

Marlo Schalesky
If Tomorrow Never Comes

Missy Tippens
His Forever Love

BEST FIRST BOOK

Marilyn Brant
According To Jane

Red Garnier
The Satin Sash

Ann Hinnenkamp
Dyad Dreams

Glynna Kaye
Dreaming Of Home

10 comments:

HollyMag said...

Wanted to say "CONGRATS"!

Missy Tippens said...

Thank you Holly!

bigguysmama said...

You are in a group of great authors! Congrats on this nomination!

Blessings,
Mimi

Marilyn Brant said...

Missy!!! I was thrilled when I saw your name on the list! Congrats! :)

Missy Tippens said...

Thanks so much, Mimi! I'm amazed to be among them.

And thank you, too, Marilyn!

Myra Johnson said...

Congratulations, Missy! Way to go!

jel said...

WOOHOO!
WAY TOO GO all of ya! :)

Christine said...

Hello Missy, Congrats...and thanks for posting - the list of all the finalist...I too am excited...I really like the front porch pic on your blog... Good Luck

Eva Maria Hamilton said...

Congratulations Missy!

How wonderful to be a finalist!

I'm sure it will be exciting at the conference waiting to see if your name is called!

Good Luck!

Jennifer Hudson Taylor said...

Way to go, Missy! I'm so happy for you!