Monday, April 27, 2015

TransCRW 2015 Maple Leaf Awards Results


Maple Leaf Awards 2015
Judges Favorites and Honorable Mentions

Favorite Opening Hook – Always a Bridesmaid (Jana Richards)
Honorable Mention – The Heart of Christmas (Brenda Novak)
Honorable Mention – A Cowboy’s Fate (Gini Rifkin)
Honorable Mention – A Woman of Honour (Marlow Kelly)

Favorite Hero – Dearest Daring (Andrea Downing) 
Honorable Mention – Heather for a Highlander (Gail MacMillan)
Honorable Mention – A Cowboy’s Fate (Gini Rifkin)
Honorable Mention – Something Good (Darlene Deluca)

Favorite Heroine – Heather for a Highlander (Gail MacMillan) 
Honorable Mention – Always a Bridesmaid (Jana Richards)
Honorable Mention – Dearest Daring (Andrea Downing)
Honorable Mention – Off the Grid (Karyn Good)

Favorite Misty Moment – New Year’s Promise (Anna Clifton) 
Honorable Mention – The Heart of Christmas (Brenda Novak)
Honorable Mention – Something Good (Darlene Deluca)

Favorite Ending – Something Good (Darlene Deluca) 
Honorable Mention – A Cowboy’s Fate (Gini Rifkin)
Honorable Mention – The Heart of Christmas (Brenda Novak)
Honorable Mention – Heather for a Highlander (Gail MacMillan)

Favorite Cover – The Heart of Christmas (Brenda Novak) 
Honorable Mention – Six Geese for Monica (Brenda Gayle)
Honorable Mention – Christmas Clash (Dana Volney)

Favorite Short Story – A Cowboy’s Fate (Gini Rifkin) 
Honorable Mention – Holiday Disaster (Vicki Batman)
Honorable Mention – Unlocked Treasure (Linda Carroll-Bradd)
Honorable Mention – Dearest Daring (Andrea Downing)

Favorite Novel – The Heart of Christmas (Brenda Novak) 
Honorable Mention – Always a Bridesmaid (Jana Richards)
Honorable Mention – Something Good (Darlene Deluca)
Honorable Mention – Dearest Daring (Andrea Downing)

Trans Canada Romance Writers and our sponsor, Still Moments Magazine, would like to thank all entrants for participating in the 2015 Maple Leaf Awards and for making our annual writing competition a success. We look forward to the 2016 Maple Leaf Awards!

5 comments:

  1. Wow, so excited that A COWBOY'S FATE was chosen as best short story.
    Thank you judges for your time and effort in reading all the stories.

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  2. Very excited that "Holiday Disaster" took honorable mention in Favorite Short story. Thank you.

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  3. Thank you for the Honorable Mention for the cover of my Six Geese for Monica, however you have the author name incorrect. It is Brenda Gayle. A big shout-out to Diana Carlile, the cover artist. She deserves all the credit.

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  4. Dear Brenda, the typo has been corrected. We apologize for the error.

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