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The 2004 P.E.A.R.L. Nominees

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2004 Finalists for Best Paranormal Shapeshifter Romance

Books in this category include beings that have the ability to take on different forms one of which must be human. Vampires, Werewolves, Selkies, and others.



Blue Moon
by Lori Handeland
St Martin's Press

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Dark Destiny
by Christine Feehan
Leisure Books

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Kiss Of The Night
by Sherrilyn Kenyon
St Martin's Press

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Winner!

Night Play
by Sherrilyn Kenyon
St Martin's Press
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Honorable Mention!

Undead and Unemployed
by MaryJanice Davidson
Berkley Sensation
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Wild Rain
by Christine Feehan
Jove

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2004 Finalists for Best Romantic Science Fiction and Fantasy Novel

Stories which draw imaginatively on scientific knowlege and/or speculation in the plot and setting. Though published outside of the romance genre, titles must contain romance to qualify.



Alta
by Mercedes Lackey
DAW Hardcover
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Schism
by Catherine Asaro
TOR
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Winner!

Dead Witch Walking
by Kim Harrison
Harper Torch
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Honorable Mention!

Dead To The World
by Charlaine Harris
Ace Books Hardcover
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Heat Stroke
by Rachel Caine
ROC
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2004 Finalists for Best Paranormal Romance Novel Overall

Any single title paranormal romance first released in the award year.



Kiss Of The Night
by Sherrilyn Kenyon
St Martin's Press

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Night Play
by Sherrilyn Kenyon
St Martin's Press
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Seize The Night
by Sherrilyn Kenyon
St. Martin's Press
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Dark Destiny
by Christine Feehan
Leisure Books

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Honorable Mention!

Heart Duel
by Robin D. Owens
Berkley Sensation
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Winner!

Undead and Unwed
by MaryJanice Davidson
Berkley Sensation
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2004 Finalists for Best Paranormal Romance Novella or Short Story

Story of under 50,000 words, may be part of anthology, or published singly. Must have an ISBN for verification.

Winner!

Winter Born
by Sherrilyn Kenyon
St Martin's Press

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Enslaved
by M.A. duBarry
Amber Quill Press

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Just Desserts
by M.A. duBarry
Amber Quill Press
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Honorable Mention!

Rocky Mountain Miracle
by Christine Feehan
Pocket Books
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The Gargoyle Who Loved Me
by Nora Santella
Mundania Press
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The Gift Of Elan
by Vivi Anna
eXtasy Books
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2004 Finalists for Best New Author

This applies to an author whose debut novel was released (for the first time), in the award year; and who also had a paranormal romance release within that year (can be the same). This applies only to book format offerings (print or electronic).

Honorable Mention!

Rowena Cherry

 

2004 Finalists for Best Futuristic Romance

Stories in this category require the main plot to be set in a time far enough into the future for there to be significant developments (changes) in culture as we know it.

Winner!

Heart Duel
by Robin D. Owens
Berkley Sensation
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Shadow Fires
by Catherine Spangler
Love Spell
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Forced Mate
by Rowena Cherry
Love Spell
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Unleashed
by CJ Barry
Love Spell
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The Scarlet Empress
by Susan Grant
Love Spell
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Honorable Mention!

The Legend Of Banzai Maguire
by Susan Grant
Love Spell
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Day Of Fire
by Kathleen Nance
Love Spell
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2004 Finalists for Best Fantasy / Magical Romance

Story takes place in the natural world but featuring beings [mythical or real] with unnatural abilities. Stories may include visits to other realms. This category also includes ghosts and psychics.

Winner!

Mind Game
by Christine Feehan
Jove
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Stone Heart
by Candace Sams
ImaJinn Books
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Heart Of The Hunter
by Tina St. John
Ballantine/Ivy
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Honorable Mention!

You Slay Me
by Katie MacAlister
Oynx Books
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The Charmed Sphere
by Catherine Asaro
LUNA
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2004 Finalists for Best Erotic Paranormal Romance

Stories in which intense sensuality is intrinsic to the work. For the purposes of this award, eligible titles for each paranormal category must contain romance, with the focus on a central love story, involving the development of an emotionally committed relationship between two major characters, and a positive outcome.

Winner!

The Forever Kiss

by Angela Knight
Red Sage
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König Cursebreakers

by Brenna Lyons
eXtasy Books
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Honorable Mention!

Night Warriors

by Brenna Lyons
eXtasy Books
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Hell Kat
by Vivi Anna
eXtasy Books
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Honorable Mention!

Descendants Of Darkness
by Marianne LaCroix
Amber Quill Press
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The Third Corridor
by Angel Lynn
New Concepts Pub.
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2004 Finalists for Best Time Travel Romance

Stories in which main character[s] travel to a time period other than their own. Can be anthology, contemporary, or futuristic in setting.

Winner!

Jane's Warlord
by Angela Knight
Berkley Sensation
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Honorable Mention!

The Immortal Highlander
by Karen Marie Moning
Delacorte Press
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Tempting The Highlander
by Janet Chapman
Pocket Books
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Wet & Wild
by Sandra Hill
Leisure Books
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2004 Finalists for Best Paranormal Romance Anthology

Voting is based on the entire collection. The collection must have paranormal elements in 50% of the novellas.

Winner!

Hot Blooded

by Christine Feehan, Emma Holly,
Angela Knight, and Maggie Shayne
Jove
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Honorable Mention!

Stroke Of Midnight
by Sherrilyn Kenyon, Amanda Ashley,
L.A. Banks, and
Lori Handeland
St. Martin's Press
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Cravings
by Laurell K. Hamilton, MaryJanice Davidson, Eileen Wilks, and
Rebecca York
Jove
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Shadows Of Christmas Past
by Christine Feehan and Susan Sizemore
Pocket Books
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Man Of My Dreams
by Sherrilyn Kenyon, Maggie Shayne, Suzanne Forster, and Virginia Katra
Berkley
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Irresistible Forces
by Jo Beverley, Lois McMaster Bujold, Mary Jo Putney, Catherine Asaro, Deb Stover, and Jennifer Roberson
NAL
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