2017 Prism Awards Contest Winners Announced!

Posted on Aug 1, 2017 by   2 Comments | Posted in Blog

Please congratulate the winners of the 2017 Prism Awards Contest for published paranormal romance. The winners and runners-up were announced Friday July 28th at the RWA conference in Orlando.




Prism Award Winner: Mated in Mist by Carrie Ann Ryan

2nd Place (tie): The Edge of the Blade by Jeffe Kennedy

2nd Place (tie): To Win a Demon’s Love by Nadine Mutas

3rd Place: Awakening Kiss by Sharon Kay


Prism Award Winner: The Spirit by Harper Jameson

2nd Place (tie): Deadly Silence by Rebecca Zanetti

2nd Place (tie): Heart’s Master by Elizabeth Schechter

3rd Place: A Dark and Dirty Tale by Kristin Miller


Prism Award Winner: Must Love Kilts by Angela Quarles

2nd Place: The Pages of the Mind by Jeffe Kennedy

3rd Place: Zoraida Grey and the Family Stones by Sorchia DuBois


Prism Award Winner: Hexbound by Bec McMaster

2nd Place: Shadowbound by Bec McMaster

3rd Place: Stealing Ula by Rebecca Rivard


Prism Award Winner: Warrior Untamed by Shannon Curtis

2nd Place: Dryad’s Vine by Cynthia Diamond

3rd Place (tie): For the Bear’s Eyes Only by Kathy Lyons

3rd Place (tie): The Haunted Heist by Angie Fox


Prism Award Winner: Rock Hard by Kathy Lyons

2nd Place: Her Demigod Complex by Abigail Owen

3rd Place: A Secret Rose by Debra Jess


Prism Award Winner: Warrior Wench by Marie Andreas

2nd Place: Don’t Let Me Forget You by Cara Crescent

3rd Place: Sky Raiders by Michelle Diener


Prism Award Winner: The Golden Spider by Anne Renwick

2nd Place (tie): Blood and Sorcery by Ann Gimpel

2nd Place (tie): Mission: Improper by Bec McMaster

3rd Place: The Seer’s Secret by Mikea Howard


Prism Award Winner: Skin Deep by Marissa Doyle

2nd Place: Blue Moon by Lisa Kessler

3rd Place: Under Her Skin by Margo Bond Collins


Prism Award Winner: Traveller by Abigail Drake

2nd Place: Elfhame by Anthea Sharp

3rd Place (tie): Moon Chosen by P.C. Cast

3rd Place (tie): Scarlet Rain by Kristin Cast


The Golden Spider by Anne Renwick


Must Love Kilts by Angela Quarles

Thanks to everyone who entered! We had an extraordinary 175 entries, and the competition was fierce.

Scores will begin going out to all entrants in a week or so, and we’ll also be asking you to complete a survey to help us keep this contest growing and firmly focused on meeting the needs of the published paranormal community. For now, though, thanks for your support of the Prisms, and my heartfelt congratulations to all of our winners.
As reported by,
Beth Long
2017 Prism Contest Chair

2 Responses to "2017 Prism Awards Contest Winners Announced!"

  1. Deb Stover
    Comment by Deb Stover
    August 3, 2017 5:26 pm

    Congratulations to you all! 🙂

  2. Harper Jameson
    Comment by Harper Jameson
    August 22, 2017 4:59 pm

    Thank you so much! It was an amazing opportunity!

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