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‘RT Book Reviews’ honors Mindy Starns Clark, announces book awards Print Email
Written by Christine D. Johnson   
Friday, 19 April 2013 02:40 PM America/New_York

MindyStarnsClark-WebRT Book Reviews magazine has named Mindy Starns Clark with a Career Achievement Best Author Award. RT (Romantic Times) also announced its Reviewers’ Choice Best Book Awards.

Mystery writer Clark ( has achieved career sales of nearly 660,000 copies, according to Harvest House Publishers. Clark was also a 2012 Christy Award winner in Contemporary Series for The Amish Midwife (Harvest House), written with Leslie Gould. Ted Dekker, Kathleen Y’Barbo and Wanda E. Brunstetter were also nominated in the Inspirational career award category.

The RT book awards’ broad Inspirational heading names winners in three categories. Winners this year were The Shadow on a Quilt by Stephanie Grace Whitson (Barbour Publishing) in Inspirational Romance; The Wedding Dress by Rachel Hauck (Thomas Nelson) in Inspirational Novel; and The Sanctuary by Ted Dekker (Center Street) in Inspirational Mystery/Suspense/Thriller.

Nominees and winners were selected by RT staff of more than 50 reviewers representing the readers’ voice in women’s fiction.

To see all of the winners, click here.