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2010 RITA nominees!

RWA announced the finalists for the prestigious RITA awards, which are given out at the RWA National conference in the summer.

 

Here's the link to the nominees: http://www.rwanational.org/cs/2010_rita_finalists

 

There are a lot of books that we've discussed on the list...I am going to post links to everything too.

 

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BEST FIRST BOOK CONTINUED:

 

The Better Part of Darkness  


Stolen Fury  

 

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And the final BEST FIRST BOOK nominees:


Nothing Like You 


The Last Will of Moira Leahy

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Eight fabulous looking books that I haven't read! Can anyone weigh in on these?

 

And sorry about the broken-up posts. I'll try to get all the books in one post when I can.

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BEST CONTEMPORARY SINGLE TITLE ROMANCE nominees:

 

Talk Me Down  


True Love and Other Disasters  


For the Love of Pete  


Too Good To Be True 

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I don't know how I'd choose a best from that group of contemporaries. I haven't read them all, but I guess I've read half. My vote would be for the Higgans or the Harper. And for the category I'm about to post - historical - I've read all but three and have no idea how to choose. Glad to see the Margaret Mallory in the mix, though. I don't think we've spoken about her books on this board but they're quite good.

 

Here we go with BEST HISTORICAL:

 

Wicked All Day  


With Seduction in Mind


To Beguile a Beast (Legend of the Four Soldiers Series #3)  


Make Me Yours (Harlequin Blaze #479) 

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INSPIRATIONAL ROMANCE nominees:

 

The Inheritance  

 

A Lady Like Sarah 

 

The Gladiator  

 

Entertaining Angels  

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INSPIRATIONAL ROMANCE nominees cont'd:

 

An Eye for an Eye  

 

The Silent Governess  

 

Breach of Trust  

 

The Confidential Life of Eugenia Cooper  


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NOVEL WITH STRONG ROMANTIC ELEMENTS nominees:

 

The Better Part of Darkness  

 

Scandal Sheet  

 

Red's Hot Honky-Tonk Bar  

 

Lost Recipe for Happiness  


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NOVEL WITH STRONG ROMANTIC ELEMENTS nominees cont'd:

 

Silent on the Moor  

 

The Accidental Bestseller  

 

The Virgin's Daughters  

 

Lakeshore Christmas (Lakeshore Chronicles Series #6)  

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PARANORMAL ROMANCE nominees:

 

What Would Jane Austen Do?  

 

Deep Kiss of Winter  - Kresley Cole's novel UNTOUCHABLE is the nominee. 

 

Kiss of a Demon King (Immortals After Dark Series #6)  

 

My Forbidden Desire   The Fire King (Dirk & Steele Series #9)  

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PARANORMAL ROMANCE nominees cont'd:

 

For the Earl's Pleasure  

 

Darkness Unknown  

 

Covet (Fallen Angels Series #1)  

 

Mortal Sins  

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REGENCY HISTORICAL ROMANCE nominees:

 

Surrender of a Siren  

 

Scandal  

 

Tempting Fate 


 

View to a Kiss  

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