Saturday, February 4, 2012

Whitney Awards ~ 2011 Finalists

I'm very grateful and excited to have been chosen as one of the finalists for the Whitney Awards! Thank you!

2011 Whitney Award Finalists

**Each finalist is eligible for Best Novel of the Year.

General:
Before I Say Goodbye by Rachel Ann Nunes
Gifted by Karey White*
Evolution of Thomas Hall by Kieth Merrill
The Walk: Miles to Go by Richard Paul Evans
The Wedding Letters by Jason F. Wright

Historical:
Daughter of Helaman by Misty Moncur*
Fires of Jerusalem by Marilyn Brown
Isabelle Webb: The Pharaoh's Daughter by N.C. Allen
Letters in the Jade Dragon Box by Gale Sears
Miss Delacourt Has Her Day by Heidi Ashworth

Romance:
Borrowed Light by Carla Kelly
Captive Heart by Michele Paige Holmes
Count Down to Love by Julie N. Ford
The List by Melanie Jacobson*
Not My Type by Melanie Jacobson

Mystery/Suspense:
Acceptable Loss by Anne Perry
Bloodborne by Gregg Luke
If I Should Die by Jennie Hansen
Rearview Mirror by Stephanie Black
Smokescreen by Traci Hunter Abramson

Speculative:
The Alloy of Law: A Mistborn Novel by Brandon Sanderson
I Don't Want to Kill You by Dan Wells
The Lost Gate by Orson Scott Card
A Night of Blacker Darkness by Dan Wells
No Angel by Theresa Sneed*

Youth Fiction Speculative:
My Unfair Godmother by Janette Rallison
Shifting by Bethany Wiggins
Slayers by C.J. Hill
Tuesdays at the Castle by Jessica Day George
Variant by Robison Wells

Youth Fiction General:
Girls Don't Fly by Kristen Chandler
Miles from Ordinary by Carol Lynch Williams
Pride & Popularity by Jenni James
Sean Griswold's Head by Lindsey Leavitt
With a Name like Love by Tess Hilmo*

* Also eligible for Best Novel by a New Author
*Academy members have until April 23rd to read the finalists in whatever categories you choose to vote in. Information on how to join the Academy can be found at www.whitneyawards.com

4 comments:

  1. Actually hadn't heard of the Whitney Awards before now. I know where I'm getting some of my new book referrals from.

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  2. Yes! It's an awesome list, isn't it? ;)

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  3. Congrats Theresa!! Excited to see several people I know :D Good luck to everyone!!

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