RNA Romantic Novel of the Year

This prestigious award recognises the very highest standards of romantic fiction and attracts best-selling authors from around the world.

 

2011 selection

The Last Letter from Your Lover: A Novel

RNA Romantic Novel of the Year 2011

by Jojo Moyes

A heartbreaking, stay-up-all-night novel from the New York Times bestselling author of Me Before You and One Plus One

A Brief Encounter for our time, The Last Letter from Your Lover is a sophisticated, spellbinding...


2010 selection

Lost Dogs and Lonely Hearts

RNA Romantic Novel of the Year 2010

by Lucy Dillon

An irresistible novel about women, men, and the dogs that own them.

Thirty-nine year old Rachel is having a really bad year. After losing her job and breaking up with her boyfriend, Rachel has inherited her...


2008 selection

Pillow Talk

RNA Romantic Novel of the Year 2008

by Freya North

"Darkly funny and sexy-literary escapism at its finest."

-Independent

By day, Petra Flint is a talented jeweler working in a lively London studio. By night, she's a sleepwalker troubled by a past she can't put...


2003 selection

Playing James

RNA Romantic Novel of the Year 2003

by Sarah Mason

Rules? What rules?

Plucky beat reporter Holly Colshannon has a flair for the dramatic, a nose for trouble, and the remarkable ability to smile through any indignity—though her latest assignment is about to...


2002 selection

The Other Boleyn Girl

The Tudor Court #2

RNA Romantic Novel of the Year 2002

by Philippa Gregory

The #1 New York Times bestseller from “the queen of royal fiction” (USA TODAY) Philippa Gregory is a rich, compelling novel of love, sex, ambition, and intrigue surrounding the Tudor court of Henry VIII,...