Organisations and Publishers
Mills & Boon (UK)
Historical Novel Society
Non-members can sign up for their free email newsletter.
RNA (Romantic Novelists' Association)
For published and aspiring writers. UK-based but overseas members welcome. Runs fantastic New Writers' Scheme for unpublished writers. Also runs Romantic
Novel of the Year Award and Love Story of the Year Award.
RWA (Romance Writers of America)
US-based but overseas members welcome.
UK-based and for published authors only.
Some Useful History Sites
BBC website with huge amount of historical information.
UK Channel4 website. Particularly good on history related to Channel4 programmes.
How much is that worth today?
Want to know the modern value of Kit's gaming losses in Marrying the Major? This site will tell you.
The Nonesuch Regency Site
Regency website with lots of fascinating information.
UK Primary Documents
Portal to primary documents for UK history from antiquity to the present day
Some Historical Authors' Sites
Louise Allen (Historical
Bailey (Historical Romance)
Elizabeth Chadwick (Mainstream medieval historicals)
Cornick (Historical Romance)
Davis (The Falco books in 1st century Rome)
Mary Nichols (Historical
Claire Thornton (Historical
Other Romance Sites
Presents/M&B Modern authors' site
Romance/M&B Tender authors' site
Comprehensive web site for writers and readers of category
Great website for those who really love romance, both
historical and contemporary
UK Regency Authors' blog
Full of interesting titbits from your favourite UK romance authors and guest
This page was last updated on
27 February, 2009