Romance readers, your work is done! You’ve voted, and below are your finalists for the 2016 Romance Writers of Australia (RWA) Romantic Book of the Year awards, affectionately known as the ‘RUBYs’.
The contest is open each year to any Australian or New Zealand romance author who published a novel or novella in the previous year. This year’s winners will be announced at the RWA conference Gala Dinner in August. For more information, visit the Romance Writers of Australia.
Mistletoe Maverick by Shannon Curtis
Silk & Scars by Cassandra Dean
Pursued By The Rogue by Kelly Hunter
What A Bachelor Needs by Kelly Hunter