Sponsor: Phoenix Desert Rose RWA
Deadline: Received by Wednesday, January 11th, 2012
Eligibility: Romance novels authored by RWA members in good standing.
have a copyright date, first North American printing/release date, OR
release date between January and December 2011.
Entry: Five autographed copies of each title. E-book submissions
printed and bound OR
PDF readable format on five separate CD's. No ARCS (advanced reader
accepted. No entry limit. If you would like to donate books for the
Golden Quill Basket,
to be given away at the 2012 Desert Dreams Writers' Conference, please
send six books.
Categories: Best First Book, Traditional, Long
Short Contemporary, Romantic Suspense, Novella, Historical, Regency
Historical, Paranormal/Time Travel/Fantasy, Science
Judges: Romance readers, librarians, writers
Top Prizes: Plaques for winners in each category, Certificates for
Representation in a full-page RWR ad, lapel pin, and website graphic.
FMI Contact: goldenquill@
or visit: http://www.desertro