Deborah Rittle’s “One Great Night” took first place in the 2015 International Digital Awards (IDA) contest in the short contemporary category.
The Book Stall in Winnetka will host a release party for “Resonance,” the second book in Erica O’Rourke’s “Dissonance” series, August 2 at 3 p.m.
Congratulations and good luck to the Chicago-North members who are finalists in Romance Writers of America’s prestigious Golden Heart and RITA contests! Sonali Dev, author of the contemporary romance “A Bollywood Affair,” and Clara Kensie, author of the young adult romance “Run to You,” both have been nominated for a RITA for Best First Book. Kensie also is nominated in the Young Adult Romance category. And Kelly Farmer is a Golden Heart finalist for her contemporary romance manuscript, “Puppy Love.