- Historical Romance
- Romantic Elements
- Romantic Suspense
- Series/Category Romance
Judges are PRO members or published authors and finalists will be judged by editors and agents. Finalists will receive a private appointment with an editor or agent at the Emerald City Writer's Conference, October 28-30, 2011 at the Bellevue Westin.
See the Emerald City Opener Contest website for full contest rules.