Contest Winners 2011

Contest Winner 2011Below is the list of winners and VIP judges for the 2011 Pikes Peak Writers Fiction Contest.  Congratulations to all the writers who entered and placed in 2011!

Winner List – 2011 Pikes Peak Writers Fiction Contest
Children’s (Ages 8-12) Title
1st: Carolyn E. Seidel Rat Pack
2nd: Amanda Hosch The Tricky Mr. Chao
3rd: Pat Toole The House by the Tracks
Historical Fiction
1st: Marc Graham Song of Songs
2nd: Leanne Farrell The Secret Daughter
3rd: Krista Makansi The Oracles of Delphi
1st: Jim McMaster One Last Shot
2nd: Stephanie Kroepfl No Time for Fate
3rd: Kathleen I. Paterka Bless Me Father
Mystery / Suspense / Intrigue
1st: Luther M. Mays The Guide
2nd: Matt Bille Apex Predator
3rd: Janet Roots A Penny for Them
1st: Pamela T. Mingle A False Proposal
2nd: Cindi Madsen Cinderella Screwed Me Over
3rd: Elysia Whisler Broken Souls
Science Fiction / Fantasy / Horror
1st: Scott Eric Lambert By the Morning Hours
2nd: Michael F. Haspil Grave Shift
3rd: Michael Hope Alexi Comes Alive
Short Stories
1st: Sharon Scarborough Oz of Texas
2nd: Sue A. VanNamee Remittance Child
Young Adult (Ages 12-18)
1st: Amanda P. Avallone Moon-Blessed
2nd: Debbie Allen SpindleWish
3rd: Ashlee Cowles The Brat Files
3rd: Bonnie Hagan Beyonder

2011 VIP Judges:

A huge thank you to all of the 2011 VIP judges!

  • Romance: Allison Lyons of Harlequin Intrigue
  • Short Story: Angela James, Executive Editor, Carina Press
  • Young Adult: Amy Boggs of the Donald Maass Agency
  • Historical: Rachelle Gardner of WordServe Literary
  • Children: Danielle Chiotti of Upstart Crow Literary
  • Mystery/Suspense/Intrigue: Denise Little of Ethan Ellenberg Agency
  • Mainstream: Kathleen Gilligan of Thomas Dunne Books/St. Martins
  • SciFi/Fantasy/Horror: Deb Dixon, President of Belle Books

Previous Years’ Winners: