CONGRATULATIONS
to the Finalists in the 2020 Stiletto Contest

UNPUBLISHED DIVISION

Contemporary Romance – Long

Winner Finalists
Love in Ruins by Kate Maybury * Stealing His Heart by P.A. DePaul *
Scent of a Kiss by Tricia Quinnies
The Princess and The Player by J. Santiago
Suspect My Heart by Diane Wiggs *

Contemporary Romance – Mid-Length

Winner Finalists
Hot Raider by Joy Adare * A Star is Born by Casey Clipper *
Haven by Jessica Jayne *
Blue Hawaiian by Carla Luna *
The Assassin’s Guide to Internet Dating by Melee McGuire

Contemporary Romance – Young Adult/New Adult

Winner Finalists
The Pursuit of Perfect Moments by Jackie Rutherford * Flickering Heart by Tricia LaRochelle *
The Stolen Life by Jackie Rutherford *
The Ex Factor by Jackie Rutherford *
Fates and Fortune by Stephanie Scott *

Contemporary Women’s Fiction

Winner Finalists
Tex Miller is Dead by Kelly Ralston Ladies Night at Lonesome Mo’s by June Faver *
Colors by Jenn Fox
Best Face Forward by Jennifer Carole Lewis
Not So LittleThings by Kyle Ann Robertson

* Denotes Member of Contemporary Romance Writers chapter

PUBLISHED DIVISION

Contemporary Romance – Long

Winner Finalists
Love, Chocolate, and a Dog Named Al Capone by Abigail Drake * Taming Beckett by GK Brady
The Hocus Pocus Magic Shop by Abigail Drake *
Wanna Bet by Betsy Dudak
Matching Bloodlines by Deborah Garland

Contemporary Romance – Mid-Length

Winner Finalists
Claiming the Cowboy for Christmas by Kadie Scott * Kisses & Kismet by Kris Jayne *
This Time Around by Jennie Kew *
True North by Amy Knupp *
Season of ‘72 by Karen Tomsovic

Contemporary Romance – Short

Winner Finalists
Lost in Paradise by Rachel Lacey Power Play by Anna DePalo
Next Door Knight by Nicole Flockton *
Love in San Francisco by Shirley Hailstock
Wanted: Billionaire’s Wife by Susannah Erwin *

Contemporary Romance – Novella

Winner Finalists
Off Limits by Nicky Locker * Guarding Amberley by Nicole Flockton *
Believe Me by Kay Harris *

* Denotes Member of Contemporary Romance Writers chapter