The Winners of the 2016 Emily Contest!

Contemporary Romance – Long:

1st:   Vicki Tharp – A Warrior’s Heartfull request – editor

Lisa Hayden – Living on a Darefull request – editor

Barbara Heintz – Secrets in the Wallsfull request – editor

Contemporary Romance – Short:

1st:  Abigail Owen – Saving the Sheriff full request – agent

Barbara Gerry – Saving Gracefull request – agent

Christine Poe – Heart to Heart

Fantasy, Futuristic & Paranormal Romance:

1st:   Michelle Pike – Fae Favored

Harris Fischer – Queen of Hearts

Julie Pitzel – Gwendolyn’s Story

Historical Romance:

1st:  Janna MacGregor – The Secret Affair of A Duke’s Daughter full requests – editor, agent

Kathryn E. Crawford – Rocky Mountain Runaway – full requests – editor, agent

Eleri Grace – This is Uspartial request – agent

Linda Locke – The Grand Dukefull requests – editor, agent

Lisa Marie Wilkinson – The Red Parrot

Romantic Suspense:

1st:   Vicki Tharp – In Her Defense

Susan Drake – Betrayed

Harris Fischer – The Keys to Her Heart

Young Adult Romance:

1st:   Christine Gunderson – Soren’s Resistancepartial request – editor, full request – agent

Rae-Dawn Brightman – Ticfull request – agent

Christina Delay – Nocturnepartial request  – editor, full request – agent

Julie Glover – Daring Charlotte

Best of the Best:

Vicki Tharp – In Her Defense