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The Best Romance Novelists

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The best romance novelists are writers who draw readers in with a beautiful love story and keep them interested with compelling details. Romance novels have come a long way in recent years. No longer are romance fans limited to mere "bodice-rippers": Now best selling romance authors are churning out elaborate tales that incorporate elements of historical fiction and even science fiction. Whether it's contemporary romance, paranormal romance or historical romance novels, I've tried to compile a comprehensive list of the top romance novelists around. That's a tough task, and I'm pretty certain I've missed more than a few. Romance novel fans, if you don't see your personal favorite author on this list, please add them! Also, be sure to vote for your favorite romantic novel writers.

I've included several popular contemporary romance novelists on this list, but I also tried to list some of the classic romance writers as well. Good example? Jane Austen. No list of the best romance novelists would be complete without adding Jane Austen! Another example? Margaret Mitchell, author of the epic romance novel Gone With the Wind. Some of the authors I've included on this list are winners of the RITA Award, given by the Romance Writers of America (RWA). Among them: Nora Roberts, LaVyrle Spencer, and Diana Gabaldon. Roberts is one of the best-selling romance writers of all-time. Gabaldon's epic Outlander series is without question my favorite historical romance series ever.

If you're a huge reader, you might also be interested in these lists of famous historical novelists, fantasy authors, crime authors and young adult authors
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    Judith McNaught Simple Gifts : Four Heartwarming Christmas Stories, DOUBLE EXPOSURE FROM A ...

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    Dulce Rescate - Bolsillo, A Girl Named Summer, Murder List

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    Das Haus der Donna., Gefährliche Verstrickung, El santuario

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    added by JenniferMarieWhite Gentle Rogue, Prisoner of my desire, Ungestüm des Herzens

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    added by JenniferMarieWhite Julia Quinn On the Way to the Wedding, A Night Like This, Wade Conner's revenge

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    added by RuchiGoel Susan Elizabeth P Romance author list can never miss Susan Elizabeth Philips name!!!

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    The Last Song, UN Paseo Para Recordar, The Choice

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    added by MilhouseVanHauten Kathleen E. Woodiwiss Auf den Wogen der Sehnsucht., El Lobo Y La Paloma / The Wolf and the Dove, ...

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    Call It Destiny, Truth or dare, A woman's touch

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    Rogue, De Lange Weg Naar Huis, A Szellem - Danielle Steel in Hungarian

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    LaVyrle Spencer Forsaking all others, Years, Harlequin 50th Anniversary Collection #2

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    Denim and Diamonds, Glad Tidings, Lost and Found in Cedar Cove

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    April Lady, The Conqueror, Behold, Here's Poison

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    Albertson's Holiday 48 cpy Prepack, Notorious, Kona winds

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    Branded Hearts, The awakening, Hatfield and McCoy

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    Hold the Dream, Reencontrar El Amor, Wer Liebe sät

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    added by jayshafoxx Coulda Been A Cowboy, Mother, please!, Of Noble Birth

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    Leota's garden, Un Eco En Las Tinieblas, An echo in the darkness

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    An Indecent Obsession, Un autre nom pour l'amour, Morgan's run

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    added by dj3061971 Ashley Gardner The Glass House , A Covent Garden Mystery , The Sudbury School murders , A ...

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    added by nolanyap68 Fifty Shades of Grey, Fifty Shades Freed, Fifty Shades Darker Author of Fifty Shades Trilogy. Movie who have a highest View in Youtube in year 2014.

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    added by Kathy Kramer Anya Seton Dragonwyck, Smouldering Fires, Green Darkness

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    new! & added by harsh93austin Lisa Kleypas Worth any price, Because You're Mine, Un jour tu me reviendras

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    added by gsbookseller Fiona And The Sexy Stranger (Cutlers Of Shady Lady Ranch), Those ...

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