2011 IRCA Contest Winners

Long Contemporary

Crossing Oceans by Gina Holmes (Tyndale)

Short Contemporary

White Roses by Shannon Taylor Vannatter (Barbour – Heartsong Presents)

Long Historical

The Preacher’s Bride by Jody Hedlund (Bethany House)

Short Historical

A Matter of Character by Robin Lee Hatcher (Zondervan)

Women’s Fiction

Plain Paradise by Beth Wiseman (Thomas Nelson)

Romantic Suspense

Too Close to Home by Lynette Eason (Revell)


Once Upon a Christmas Eve by Anita Higman (Summerside)