To see the complete list of Robin’s awards & nominations, click here.
Below are four major awards that Robin has received.
Romance Writers of America’s RITA® Award is the highest award of excellence in the genre of romance fiction. The golden statuette, named after RWA’s first president, Rita Clay Estrada, is a symbol for the very best that romance fiction has to offer each year. RITAs are awarded to the romance novels that received the highest scores from panels of romance-author judges.
Eleven of Robin’s novels have been RITA finalists (for both historical romance and inspirational romance) and she has won the award twice.
View the acceptance of her two RITA Awards.
For more information about the RITA Award, visit the RWA web site.
First presented in 2000, the Christy Award recognizes novelists and novels of excellence in half a dozen genres of Christian fiction. The Master Storyteller of all time did most of His teaching through fiction. A great story captivates, entertains, educates, inspires, and challenges the reader — The Christy Awards celebrate novels from a Christian worldview that achieve these goals.
Robin was the recipient of the Christy Award in 2000.
For more information about the Christy Award, visit the Christy Award web site.
The Carol Award is ACFW’s recognition for the best Christian fiction published by traditional publishing houses.
Eight of Robin’s books have been Carol Award finalists, and she has won the award once.
For more information about ACFW and the Carol Award, visit the ACFW web site.
Lifetime Achievement Awards
Robin has been honored with Lifetime Achievement Awards from both American Christian Fiction Writers (2014) and Romance Writers of America (2001).