I got “the call” this morning that Twice Tempted by a Rogue is a finalist in the 2011 RITAs, in the Best Regency Historical category! The RITA awards are presented by the Romance Writers of America each year, at our annual conference.
I am so thrilled and honored, not least because I’m in the most amazingly talented company. Just look at this list of finalists:
His Christmas Pleasure by Cathy Maxwell (Avon Books; Lucia Macro, editor)
The Mischief of the Mistletoe by Lauren Willig (Dutton; Erika Imranyi, editor)
Nine Rules to Break When Romancing a Rake by Sarah MacLean (Avon Books; Carrie Feron, editor)
Provocative in Pearls by Madeline Hunter (Jove; Wendy McCurdy, editor)
To Surrender to a Rogue by Cara Elliott (Forever; Frances Jalet-Miller, editor)
Twice Tempted by a Rogue by Tessa Dare (Ballantine Books; Kate Collins, editor)
When Harry Met Molly by Kieran Kramer (St. Martin’s Press; Jennifer Enderlin, editor)
The Wicked Wyckerly by Patricia Rice (NAL/Signet; Ellen Edwards, editor)
(You can view all the categories here.)
Congratulations to all the finalists!