The RITA and Golden Heart Awards were presented by the Romance Writers of America at their annual convention in Orlando FL on July 27, 2017. The RITA is presented for best novel, and the Golden Heart is a contest for the best novel by an unpublished novelist.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 follow.
RITA for Paranormal Romance:
- The Pages of the Mind, Jeffe Kennedy (Kensington)
Golden Heart for Paranormal Romance:
- Constant Craving, Kari W. Cole
For more information, including the full list of category winners, see the Romance Writers of America website.