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Written by Christine D. Johnson   
Thursday, 07 August 2014 01:05 PM EDT

Stranded-webThe Mystery/Romance chapter of Romance Writers of America—also known as the “Kiss of Death” chapter—recently announced the winners of the Daphne du Maurier Awards at the Romance Writers of America national conference in San Antonio.

Dani Pettrey’s book Stranded (Bethany House/Baker Publishing Group) was named the winner in the Inspirational Romance Mystery/Suspense category.

The Daphne du Maurier writing contest was named for the woman credited for writing the first romantic-suspense novel and has become one of the most well-known writing contests in the genre. For a complete list of 2014 Daphne winners and finalists, click here. http://www.rwamysterysuspense.org/pdf/2014PubFinalists.pdf

In Stranded, Darcy St. James discovers a dangerous operation while investigating a friend’s disappearance.

Learn more about the author at www.danipettrey.com.

 

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