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2009 ACFW Conference Winners

I just saw this over at Woven by Words and wanted to share the winner list with everyone!

Here they are:

DEBUT AUTHOR ~ A Passion Most Pure (Julie Lessman)

LITS ~ Sweet Caroline (Rachel Hauck)

LONG CONTEMORARY ~ Symphony of Secrets (Sharon Hinck)

LONG CONTEMPORARY ROMANCE ~ Controlling Interest (Elizabeth White)

I Have Seen Him in the Watchfires (Cathy Gohlke)
My Heart Remembers (Kim Vogel Sawyer)

MYSTERY ~ For Whom the Wedding Bell Tolls (Nancy Mehl)

NOVELLA ~ Stuck On You (Rhonda Gibson in A Connecticut Christmas anthology)

SHORT CONTEMPORARY ~ Family Treasures (Kathryn Springer)

SHORT CONTEMPORARY SUSPENSE ~ Broken Lullaby (Pamela Tracy)

SHORT HISTORICAL ~ Family of the Heart (Dorothy Clark)

SPECULATIVE ~ The Restorer’s Journey (Sharon Hinck)

SUSPENSE ~ Fossil Hunter (John B. Olson)

WOMEN'S FICTION ~ The Shape of Mercy (Susan Meissner)

YOUNG ADULT ~ The Big Picture (Jenny B. Jones)

CONGRATULATIONS to all of the winners! Great job! I want to say a special Congrats! to Julie Lessman ~ her and I have become fast friends ~ and I just want to let her know how happy, and proud, I am for her!! Way to go, Julie! :)


  1. I agree with you about Julie....I bet she is over the moon with excitement with that award!!! I cannot wait until her next book comes out. I devoured the first 3!


  2. Oh I know me too Christy!!!! I LOVE Julie's books!!!

    XOXO~ Renee

  3. LOL Y'all know I'm right there with ya! I'm impatiently waiting on her next series!