Announcement: 2018 N. N. Light Book Award Finalists #bookstagram #bookish #awardwinning

December 6, 2018


Every year, we read incredible books, books so moving, they deserve to be gilded in gold. We're fresh out of gold but we still honor them through the N. N. Light Book Awards. This year, it was so hard to pick the finalists, much less the winners. Mr. N had his favorites and Mrs. N had hers. So, without further ado, here are the finalists:


Contemporary Romance


Betting on Cinderella by Petie McCarty


When the Right One Comes Along by Livia Quinn


Escape From Behruz by Judy Meadows




The Ghost Chronicles 2 by Marlo Berliner


The Cauldron Stirred (Guardians of Erin, #1) by Judith Sterling


Spirit Talk by Colleen Hein



Path of the Traitors (LOW) by Charles E. Yallowitz


Kitchen Imps by A. L. Butcher


Escape From Samsara: A Dark Comedy Fantasy Adventure (Prophecy Allocation Book 1) by Nicky Blue


Historical Romance


Earl of Sunderland (Wicked Earls' Club #4) by Aubrey Wynne


Shadow of the Swan by Judith Sterling


When the Marquess Returns by Alanna Lucas


Historical Fiction


Stone Circle by Kate Murdoch


Searching for Gertrude by D.E. Haggerty


The Du Lac Prophecy by Mary Anne Yarde




The Road to Armageddon by Clabe Polk


Gallows Field by Brendan Gerad O'Brien


Game Six by Judy Bruce




Malthus Revisited (Lindsey McCall #4) by Lin Wilder


Fire on the Mountain: A Detective Mike Eiser Novel by Clabe Polk


Centrifugal Force by Lisa J. Lickel


Romantic Suspense


Gray’s Promise by Anni Fife


Smoke and Mirrors (Outbreak Task Force Book 2) by Julie Rowe


The Haunting of Hillwood Farm by Kathryn Knight




California Cures!: How the California Stem Cell Program Is Fighting Your Incurable Disease! by Don C Reed


The Inspiring Tale of Sir Edmund Hillary (Inspiring Tales) by Tory Locker


Everyday Enchantments by Maria F. DeBlassie


Young Adult


The Stronghold by Sebastian Bendix


Tainted Luck by Cynthia Austin


The Broken Branches by Becky Villareal


Erotic Romance


In Deep by Stacy Gold


Playing With Power by Vanessa Liebe


Paranormal Romance (two-way tie for third)


Debriefing the Dead by Kerry Blaisdell


Haunted Hearts by Kimberly Dean


Oath of a Warrior by Mary Morgan


Rogue Dragon Rising, part one (Outside the Veil #1) by T.J. Shaw


Science Fiction/Science Fiction Romance


The IX: Prelude to Sorrow by Andrew P. Weston


Undercurrents in Time (Detours in Time #2) by Pamela Schloesser Canepa


Operation Ark (Pets in Space #3) by Pauline Baird Jones


Women’s Fiction


Once Broken by D.M. Hamblin



Children’s Fiction


The Checkered War: An Infested Story in Three Parts by Aunt Haggis


Mrs. Murray’s Ghost (Piccadilly Street #1) by Emily-Jane Hills Orford


Hockey Wars by Ben and Sam


Holiday Romance

Dante's Gift (A Chicago Christmas #1) by Aubrey Wynne


A Highland Moon Enchantment by Mary Morgan



The winners will be announced on Tuesday, December 18th. Good luck to all the finalists.


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