The RITA and Golden Heart Awards were presented by the Romance Writers of America at their annual convention in New York on July 25, 2015. The RITA is presented for best novel, and the Golden Heart is a contest for the best novel by an unpublished novelist. Winners of genre interest include:
RITA for Paranormal Romance:
- Evernight, Kristen Callihan (Grand Central)
RITA for Romantic Suspense:
- Concealed in Death, J.D. Robb (Berkley)
Golden Heart for Paranormal Romance:
- Demon’s Don’t, Jeanne Oates Estridge
For more information, including the full list of category winners, see the Romance Writers of America website.