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Winners: RITA Best First Book Interview & Giveaway

Congratulations to Simone St. James, whose 1920’s gothic The Haunting of Maddy Clare won not only the Best First Book RITA, but also the  Novel With Strong Romantic Elements category.
And congratulations to Dear Author’s reader-winners from the Best First Book Interview & Giveaway! Check your email for further info:
Faye: The Anatomist’s Wife, by Anna Lee Huber
Maureen: Crazy Little Thing, by Tracy Brogan
Nancy B.: Firelight, by Kristen Callihan
Jennifer W.: Forged in Fire, by Trish McCallan
Jules: Ghost Planet, by Sharon Lynn Fisher
Jo: The Haunting of Maddy Clare, by Simone St. James
Hapax: My Life Next Door, by Huntley Fitzpatrick
Lindsay: Pushing the Limits, by Katie McGarry
And especially for Kim, who requested a giveaway for Sherry Thomas’s upcoming release The Burning Sky: I just happen to have one of those! If you don’t mind that it’s signed to me, I’ll be happy to pass it on to you.

Alison Atlee (also known as "Alyson" here at Dear Author) is fascinated by creative people and how they work, which is why she enjoys contributing author interviews to Dear Author. She likes her romance novels light on the internal monologues, twisty with the conventions, and brimming with voice. Her favorite book at age ten? "An Old-Fashioned Girl" by Louisa May Alcott.

One Comment

  1. Kim
    Jul 25, 2013 @ 11:44:28

    Thanks Alison. That’s very kind of you. I look forward to reading it.

    Congratulations to all the other winners.

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