2014 OTFS Winners

Posted on Nov 11, 2014 by   No Comments Yet | Posted in Contest · On the Far Side · Uncategorized

On behalf of the Futuristic, Fantasy and Paranormal Chapter of the RWA I’m happy to present our Winners and Finalists from the 2014 On the Far Side Contest. Congratulations to all!

NEW ADULT

Final Judge: Mary Altam – Sourcebooks

  • Winner: The Fairy Godmother’s Rulebook by Sarah Vance Tompkins*
  • 2nd: Everty’s Ghost by Jennifer Leon
  • 3rd: Steam Me Up, Rawley by Angela Quarles

HISTORICAL

Final Judge: Cat Cline – Sourcebooks

  • Winner: A Haunting Desire by Julie Mulhern
  • 2nd: All that Shimmers by Kady Winter
  • 3rd: Akhakh by T. Snow

FANTASY

Final Judge: Chris Kessler – Boroughs Publishing

  •  Winner: Taxing Courtship by Jaycee Jarvis
  • 2nd: A Second Chance by AugustinaVanHoven
  • 3rd: Pangaea by Anna Questerly

ROMANTIC ELEMENTS

Final Judge: Andrea Somberg – Harvey Klinger Literary

  • Winner: Song of the Ancients by Sandy Wright**
  • 2nd: Luckriders by Lynne Maclean
  • 3rd: Pangaea by Anna Questerly

SCIENCE FICTION

Final Judge: Laurie McLean  – Foreward Literary

  • Winner: Commonground by Leslie Brown
  • 2nd: Skyrise by Shannon Orso                          
  • 3rd: Keeping Athena by Rowena Hacker           

 EROTICA

Final Judge: Kelli Collins –   Ellora’s Cave

  • Winner: Sins of a Man by T. Snow
  • 2nd: Hubby 4 Hire by T. Snow
  • 3rd: Beauty and the Werebeast by CC Seis

PARANORMAL

Final Judge: Marlene Castricato – Crescent Moon

  • Winner: Song of the Ancients by Sandy Wright
  • 2nd: Dead River Destiny by Kay Miller
  • 3rd: Werewolf King by Melissa Stark

TIME TRAVEL – FUTURISTIC

Final Judge: Cassie Knight – Champagne Books

  • Winner: Taxing Courtship by Jaycee Jarvis
  • 2nd: A Second Chance by AugustinaVanHoven
  • 3rd: Skyrise by Shannon Orso

URBAN FANTASY

Final Judge: Melissa Singer – Tor

  • Winner: Evil’s Unlikely Assassin by Jenn Windrow*
  • 2nd: Pride & Purgatory by Noelle Pierce
  • 3rd: Demon, Interrupted by Amanda Kin

YOUNG ADULT

Final Judge: Becca Stumpt – Prospect Agency

  • Winner: Beyond the Shadows by Nina Bangs
  • 2nd: Prism by Rowena Hacker
  • 3rd: The Golden Fox by Cecilia Dominic

* Request for partial
** Request for full manuscript


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