Authors Clare Pooley and Milly Johnson were among the winners at the Romantic Novel Awards (RNA), with the genre remaining "a source of escapism and comfort” during a... Read more
Julie Cohen, Hattie Grünewald and Mills & Boon are among the winners of the Romantic Novelists’ Association annual Industry Awards.
Hera Books founders Keshini Naidoo and Lindsay Mooney, agent Diana Beaumont and Promising Young Women author Caroline O’Donoghue are some of the professionals who have made the shortlists for the Romantic... Read more
Jacqueline Wilson celebrates World Book Day in this week's pictures round-up, while a new branch of Blackwell's opens in Manchester and the Women's Prize for... Read more
One of the Romantic Novelists’ Association Awards will next year be sponsored by Simon & Schuster UK's women’s fiction community, Books and the City.... Read more
The Romantic Novelists' Association (RNA) has announced a raft of inclusivity initiatives, including the launch of 10 new bursaries aimed at supporting a more diverse... Read more
The Romantic Novelists' Association (RNA) has formed a Rainbow Chapter for members who identify as LGBTQ+ or who are writing novels featuring LGBTQ+ characters.... Read more
Former literary agent Hannah Begbie has won The Romantic Novelists' Association's (RNA) Joan Hessayon Award for new writers for her novel Mother (HarperCollins).... Read more
HarperFiction has bought a debut about a 110-year-old "memory harvester" from Romantic Novelists Association awards organiser Celia J Anderson.
Roger McGough celebrates his 80th birthday in this week's round-up, while Gordon Brown talks politics with the students of Merchant Taylors' School.