The Christy Awards - Romance

The Christy Awards are given annually for the best in Christian Fiction.
Award Year Authors(s) Title
2012 Ronie Kendig Wolfsbane
2011 DiAnn Mills Sworn to Protect Danika Morales, a widowed border patrol agent, finds out that she may be the target of a drug cartel.
2010 DiAnn Mills Breach of Trust A former CIA agent turned small town librarian risks her safe refuge to right old wrongs.
2009 Marlo Schalesky Beyond the Night Maddie teeters between life and death. Her husband Paul begs her to remember their love, regain consciousness, and come home. She recalls pushing Paul away--just before their love found voice and just as her blindness stole her hopes and dreams. And then she remembers Paul's unselfish, undying love.
2008 Tamera Alexander Remembered Veronique Girard arrives in Colorado to search for her father, a fur-trapper-turned-miner near Willow Springs. She plans to visit every mining town in the area until she finds him. Jack Brennan isn't keen on the idea of driving a beautiful young woman up to the rough-and-tumble camps, but "Vernie" isn't about to take no for an answer.
2007 Deeanne Gist The Measure of a Lady Rachel van Buren is on a whirlwind tour of the west in this humorous historical romance. Can she unhook her endangered heart or will she leave it in San Francisco?
2006 Deeanne Gist A Bride Most Begrudging Any ship arriving from England means good news for Virginia colony farmers. The "tobacco brides" would be on board, eligible women seeking a better life in America, bartered for with barrels of tobacco from the fields. Drew O'Connor isn't stirred by news of a ship full of brides. Still broken-hearted from the loss of his beloved, he only wants a maid to tend his house and care for his young sister. What he ends up with is a wife, a feisty redhead who claims she is Lady Constance Morrow, daughter of an Earl, brought to America against her will.
2005 Kristen Heitzmann Secrets Lance Michelli is on a quest to discover the secrets his grandmother cannot tell. What happened all those years ago, and what is it she so desperately needs him to find? The old villa in Sonoma holds the answers, but it is now owned by a young woman who neither knows nor cares about his mission. But Rese Barret is a force to contend with, and her own impending storm could sweep him up as their sparring creates a fierce and uncomfortable attraction.
2004 Hannah Alexander Hideaway Lance Michelli is on a quest to discover the secrets his grandmother cannot tell. What happened all those years ago, and what is it she so desperately needs him to find? The old villa in Sonoma holds the answers, but it is now owned by a young woman who neither knows nor cares about his mission. But Rese Barret is a force to contend with, and her own impending storm could sweep him up as their sparring creates a fierce and uncomfortable attraction.
2003 Dee Henderson True Honor CIA officer Darcy St. James is after a man who knew that the September 11 attacks would happen. Navy SEAL Sam "Cougar" Houston is busy being deployed around the world chasing after this man. Under the pressure of war St. James and Houston discover the sweetness of love, but their romance might be short lived.
2002 Dee Henderson The Guardian A federal judge has been murdered. There's only one witness, and someone wants her dead. U.S. Marshal Marcus O'Malley has a case to solve, an assassin to stop, and a lady to convince he's right for her future. To do that, he'll have to walk back into his own past and wrestle with the complex matter of prayer.
2001 Catherine Palmer A Touch of Betrayal The Treasures of the Heart series are fast-paced contemporary romance adventure novels. The stories follow three grown siblings who grow in their understanding of God and overcome obstacles to find lasting love and romance.
2000 Robin Lee Hatcher Whisper of Yesterday