Award Winning Author Winnie Griggs





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Since Publication

  • Finalist, 2002 First Coast Romance Writers Beacon Award , BEST HISTORICAL ROMANCE
  • Finalist, 2001 World Romance Writers Crystal Globe Award , BEST NEW ROMANCE WRITER


Prior to Publication

First Place

  • 1999 Rocky Mountain Fiction Writers Colorado Gold, EDITOR'S CHOICE in Romance
  • 1999 Tampa Area Romance Authors First Impressions writing contest, Historical Category
  • 1999 Silver Quill Award, Wisconsin RWA Fabulous Five writing contest, Historical Category


Other Contests I've Finaled In

  • 2000 Unsinkable Heroine Award finalist, Heart of Denver Writers' Molly writing contest
  • 2000 South West Writers, Romance category
  • 2000 Windy City Four Seasons contest
  • 2000 Orange County Chapter Orange Rose contest (later withdrawn due to sale of ms.)
  • 2000 River City Romance Writers Duel on the Delta
  • 1999 NOLA STARs Suzannah Nelson Davis contest (finaled with 2 different manuscripts)
  • 1999 ETC-RWA Southern Heat contest, Historical category
  • 1997 NOLA Suzannah Nelson Davis, Historical category


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