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Announcing the 2022 N. N. Light Book Awards - Winners #books #bestbooks2022 #bookawards #bookish



The staff at N. N. Light's Book Heaven read a vast amount of books every year. 2022 was no different. We read and reviewed over 1,000 books this year. As the year draws to a close, we award the best books of the year (December 2021 - November 2022). Each of these books were given a 5 star or 5+ star review by N. N. Light's Book Heaven and they are highly recommended reads. These are the winners:


Audiobooks:

Hide and Seek by Jo Hiestand


Beach Read:

Sand, Salt & Spirits by Kathryn Hills


Children’s Books:

Paula the Busy Bee by Shani Night


Contemporary Romance:

Rocked by Grace by M.J. Schiller


Cozy Mystery:

Hidden Gem: The Secret of St. Augustine by M.S. Spencer


Dark Romance:

Reign of Desire by A.G. Kirkham


Erotic Romance/Romantic Suspense:

Temporary Nanny for the Tycoon by Marie Tuhart


Fantasy Romance/Romantic Fantasy:

Heavy Heart by Rochelle Wilcox


Fiction/Literary Fiction:

The Lighthouse by Christopher Parker


Historical Fiction:

Winds of Discontent by Don Meyer


Historical Romance:

Superstar by Beth Henderson


Historical Western Romance:

Felicity’s Fortune by Kara O’Neal


Holiday Romance:

Winners are tied


Saturday Santa by Kate Moore

Meringue Snowflake Magic by Tena Stetler


Horror:

The Seven Hungers: Blood Grove by Morgan Quaid


LGBTQ:

Witch’s Knight by Evelyn Silver


Memoir:

20th Century Man: Carl Yeary by Carlene Havel


Middle Grade:

Space Kids - The Journey of Hope by Alan Nettleton


Nonfiction:

Driveway Detailing Warrior by S.L. Lucas


Paranormal/Paranormal Fantasy:

The Spear Alight by Judith Sterling


Paranormal Romance:

Go Scorch Yourself by Marilyn Barr


Regency Romance:

When We Dance by Alanna Lucas


Romantic Suspense/Thriller:

Curse of Wolf Falls by Brenda Whiteside


Short Story:

My Weekend with Death by Angelique Migliore


Steamy Romance:

Ask Me Nicely by Dania Voss


Sweet Romance:

Reinventing Riley by Liz Flaherty


Thriller:

Deadly Deception by Mary Martinez


Time Travel/Time Travel Romance:

Tremors Through Time by Anastasia Abboud


Urban Fantasy:

Raven’s Edge by JD Dane


Vampire Romance:

Bloodbane by Sydney Winward


Young Adult:

Jexter Bladebrace and the Exalted Kingdom by Jamie Smartkins


Best Audiobook Narrator of the Year:

Callum Hale


Best Book Cover of the Year:

Waltzing with the Earl by Alanna Lucas


Best Book of the Year:

Winners are tied


The Spear Alight by Judith Sterling

Jexter Bladebrace and the Exalted Kingdom by Jamie Smartkins


Best Indie Book of the Year:

Space Kids - The Journey of Hope by Alan Nettleton


Best US Author of the Year

Lucinda Race


Best Canada Author of the Year

Winners are tied


A.G. Kirkham

Michelle Godard-Richer


Best International Author of the Year

Andrew P. Weston


Congratulations to all the winners.


If you’d like your book to be considered for our 2023 N. N. Light Book Awards, submit a book review request via our contact page on our website. All five-star reviewed books are eligible for our yearly awards.

2 Comments


kara
kara
Dec 23, 2022

Congratulations to everyone!

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N. N. Light
N. N. Light
Dec 22, 2022

Congrats to all of the winners!

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