2021 Stiletto Contest Finalists and Winners

to the Finalists in the 2021 Stiletto Contest

Watch the replay here: https://youtu.be/Vmok5J9ScTs


Contemporary Romance – Long

Winner Finalists
A Promise Kept by Rose A. Jacobs * See Sadie Jane Run by Kelly Elizabeth Huston
Love and Other Commodities by Scarlett McMurtry & Meredith Baker
Julien by Jennilynn Wyer *
That Girl (The Montgomerys) by Jennilynn Wyer *

Contemporary Romance – Mid-Length

Winner Finalists
Beale Street Blues by Valerie Pepper * Truest Treasure by Catherine Chase
Restoring a Highland Thistle by Victoria Farhat *
The Cowboy Equation by Anna Grace *
Taylor’s Law by Jennifer Raines

Contemporary Women’s Fiction

Winner Finalists
Into the Blue by Katherine A. Olson * The First Time I Saw You by Jennifer Britt
Forever Paris by Claire Marti *
23 and You and Me by Michelle McCraw *
All the After by Vicki Volden


Contemporary Romance – Long

Winner Finalists
Don’t Cry for Me by Rachel Lacey Cross My Heart by Avery Maxwell *
Gravity by Mona Sedrak 
His Own Heaven by Jennie Kew
Say Hello, Kiss Goodbye by Jacquelyn Middleton

Contemporary Romance – Mid-Length

Winners (tie)
Christmas Charms by Teri Wilson *
For This Christmas Only by Caro Carson *
A Season to Love by Rebecca Heflin *
The Bartender’s Secret by Caro Carson *
The Slow Burn by Caro Carson *

Contemporary Romance – Short

Winner Finalists
Wrapped Up with You by Claire Marti * Cinderella Unmasked by Susannah Erwin *
Fighting for Nadia by Nicole Flockton *
Gingerbread & Jingle Bells by Caro Carson *
Purr-Fect Pitch by Carolyn Wren

* Denotes Member of Contemporary Romance Writers chapter

Winners will be announced on July 10, 2021