2004 RITA and Golden Heart Awards

2004 RITA Winners

Best Traditional Romance – Her Royal Baby by Marion Lennox
Best Short Contemporary Series – The Knight’s Kiss by Nicole Burnham
Best Long Contemporary Series – The Top Gun’s Return by Kathleen Creighton
Best Paranormal Romance – Shades of Midnight by Linda Fallon
Best Inspirational Romance – Autumn Dreams by Gayle Roper
Best Romantic Novella – “Prisoner of the Tower” in The Wedding Chase by Gayle Wilson
Best First Book – Back Roads by Susan Crandall
Best Regency Romance – Prospero’s Daughter by Nancy Butler
Best Short Historical Romance – Worth Any Price by Lisa Kleypas
Best Long Historical Romance – The Destiny by Kathleen Givens
Best Romantic Suspense – Remember When, Part 1 by Nora Roberts
Best Contemporary Single Title – Birthright by Nora Roberts
Novel with Strong Romantic Elements – Between Sisters by Kristin Hannah

2004 Golden Heart Winners

Jacqueline M. Floyd
Gail Ellen Barrett
Mary Ellen Jernigan
Carla Jean Hughes
Kimberly L. Snoke
Patricia Ann Milburn
Laurie Kellogg
Pam R. Hillman
Debra Lew Harder
Nadelle Jacobs

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