ACFW 2022 First Impressions Winners

We are so excited to announce our 2022 First Impressions Winners! Thanks so much to those who entered our contest. If you don’t see your name listed below, please know we appreciated your entry to the First Impressions Contest, and we hope you enter again next year!

First Impressions Winners

Contemporary
Julia Kay – Beach Bliss
Historical
Emerson Ford – The Parson
Historical Romance
Stephanie Rose Finsterbush – Engaged on Paper
Mystery/Suspense/Thriller
Lainey La Shay – No Tangible Threat
Novella
Annette Griffin and Franella Smith – Bygone
Romance
Dani Renee – The Jilted Bride and the Grumpy Junk Collector
Romantic Suspense
Laurie Sibley – Drawn
Short Novel
Tracy Del Campo – The Road to Hope
Speculative
Andra Loy – The Midnight Kingdom
Young Adult
Julie Scorziell – Summer Storm