Announcing the Winner of our LGBTQI+ Romance Competition!

Announcing the Winner of our LGBTQI+ Romance Competition!

Mills & Boon is delighted to announce that Emma Denny has won Romance Includes Everyone, a competition to find new romance novels featuring LGBTQI+ protagonists hosted in collaboration with the Romantic Novelists’ Association. As the winning entry, Denny’s historical romance novel will be published by Mills & Boon. Romance Includes Everyone was open to anyone … Read more


Announcing our Romance Includes Everyone shortlisted authors!

Announcing our Romance Includes Everyone shortlisted authors!

Back in May, Mills & Boon launched Romance Includes Everyone in collaboration with the Romantic Novelists’ Association (RNA), a competition to find new standalone romance novels that celebrate LGBTQI+ characters. The winner of this competition will get the chance to publish their book with Mills & Boon! We ran a social media Pitch Day in … Read more


Melissa Lenhardt: HAPPY PRIDE! I’M GAY.

Melissa Lenhardt: HAPPY PRIDE! I’M GAY.

To celebrate Pride Month, we asked Melissa Lenhardt, author of LGBTQI+ romance The Secret of You and Me to write a blog piece for us. Our previous blogs have focused on authors’ views on their genre and writing around their journey as an author. Instead Melissa wrote a powerful and emotional essay that we, at … Read more