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EDUCATE, SUPPORT, AND MENTOR

We are a group of romance authors who love creating happily ever afters for our characters. We work hard at our craft, support each other, take publishing seriously, and still try to have fun at every turn. Stop in and visit with us at a meeting or two. We hope you’ll find a kind North Texas welcome.

JUNE 2024 Meeting Information

JOIN US SATURDAY JUNE 15

Join us JUNE 15, 2024 ~ 11AM
 
and IN PERSON at

La Hacienda Ranch Restaurant in Colleyville
 

for
Brainstorming / Plot Help
Join your writer friends for the camaraderie that can only come from hanging out in person.
We'll also spend some time helping one another with
brainstorming and stuck plot points.

2023 Carolyn Readers Choice Award Winners

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CONTEMPORARY ROMANCE - LOW HEAT

1st: THE BAKER’S BATTER by Jennifer Looft
2nd: THE COWBOY’S LOST FAMILY by Roxanne Snopek
3rd: HER HOMETOWN COWBOY by LeAnne Bristow
R/U: THE FIREFIGHTER’S RESCUE by Anna Grace
R/U: CHALLENGING THE CHEF by Shanna Hatfield

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CONTEMPORARY ROMANCE - MED/HIGH HEAT

1st: DELAYED by Jessica Jayne
2nd: COMING HOME TO MAGNOLIA BAY by Babette De Jongh
3rd: BOTH FINGERS CROSSED: A VEGAS ROMANCE by Anna Akire
R/U: LUCKY’S LADIES by Katy Berritt
R/U: MY TRUE NORTH by Barbara Longley
R/U: BREAKING POINT: CHANDLER’S CHOICE by Carolotta Ardell

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HISTORICAL ROMANCE

1st: SINFULLY WED by Kathleen Ayers
2nd: EARL OF GRIFFITH by Aubrey Wynn
3rd: A RELUCTANT DEBUT by Teresa Sweeney
R/U: THE MOONSTONE DUKE by Meara Platt
R/U: PERSUADING THE EARL by Audrey Harrison

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ROMANTIC SUSPENSE

1st: COLD SNAP by Toni Anderson
1st: FATAL FALLOUT by Kaylea Cross
3rd: A WYLDER HOMECOMING by Evelyn Timidaiski
R/U: GUARDING TEAGAN by Kaylea Cross
R/U: FRESH STARTS, DIRTY MONEY by Lynda Rees

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SPECIALIZED ROMANCE

1st: LEOPOLD: THE LION’S DEN SERIES book 1 by Dania Voss
2nd: HEALING KISS by Amanda Uhl
3rd: RINGS, RITUALS, AND ROCK AND ROLL: A LOVE STORY by Fenley Grant
R/U: DASHER: THE CLAUS CLUB by Goergie Monroe
R/U: YOU CAN DO MAGIC: CARNIVAL OF MYSTERIES by R.L. Merrill

  • June 2024 ~ Brainstorming (no speaker)

  • July 2024 ~ TBA

  • August 2024 ~ Krystal Shannan : Newsletter Automation

Upcoming Programs
Book cover of Lone Star Love, a North Texas Romance Writers anthology.

NTRW has published three short anthologies over the years.

Visit the anthology page to

read about all three books.

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Our annual contest for published books.

Judged by readers not writers.

Visit the contest pages for more info.

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