Editor & Author Writing Tips for Our Historical Blitz

Editor & Author Writing Tips for Our Historical Blitz

Whether you’re polishing up your entry for the Warriors Wanted Blitz or looking for some general historical romance writing advice, the Mills & Boon editors and authors share their top tips to make your story stand out from the crowd… * First, let’s hear from the editors… “For me, the opening few lines to a … Read more


How To Write A Viking: Top Tips from the Sons of Sigurd Authors

How To Write A Viking: Top Tips from the Sons of Sigurd Authors

It’s almost time! The first instalment in the Sons of Sigurd miniseries, Stolen by the Viking by Michelle Willingham, is on its way. And, with Falling for Her Viking Captive by Harper St. George, Writin by Michelle Styles, Redeeming Her Viking Warrior by Jenni Fletcher and Tempted by Her Viking Enemy by Terri Brisbin to follow, it’s the perfect time for our Historical authors to share their … Read more


Our Authors’ New Year Writing Resolutions for 2020

Our Authors’ New Year Writing Resolutions for 2020

As we look forward to the year ahead, our authors have been working on some writing resolutions to make 2020 the best year yet! Whether that means cracking down on time-wasting activities or looking for further inspiration, our authors are full of great ideas for how to get ahead this year. * Pay attention to … Read more


#NaNoWriMo Tips from Top Mills & Boon Authors

#NaNoWriMo Tips from Top Mills & Boon Authors

In the spirit of National Novel Writing Month (#NaNoWriMo), this November we’re sharing some top tips from some of our most prolific authors about how to stay motivated, source some inspiration and hone your craft. Each of these writers has written 100 books for Mills & Boon, making them experts in the field! Read on … Read more


Margot Radcliffe: The Call

Margot Radcliffe: The Call

As with most of life’s pivotal moments, I was wholly unprepared for The Call! I’d previously submitted to three Mills & Boon blitzes for different lines, including Dare, and made it as far as submitting a full manuscript and resubmitting that full manuscript with edits without getting an offer. So when I submitted another chapter … Read more


Joanna Johnson: The Call

Joanna Johnson: The Call

Historical romance author Joanna Johnson tells us all about the moment she got ‘the call’ to write for Mills & Boon. From childhood dreams to getting a contract for her debut book The Marriage Rescue, Joanna reveals all! When I saw Julia Williams’ name ping into my inbox last September, I immediately thought it must … Read more


Writing tips: How to make your idea a reality!

Writing tips: How to make your idea a reality!

It’s almost time! We only have ONE day to go until the Mills & Boon Modern Blitz is open for submissions! We’ll be accepting your submissions from May 15th – June 2nd, so don’t delay – get writing! But, if you’re still struggling to get started, here’s the Modern team’s guide to… How to Make … Read more


Author Advice: How to Write the Perfect Mills & Boon Modern

Author Advice: How to Write the Perfect Mills & Boon Modern

The countdown has begun! On May 15th, our Mills & Boon Modern Blitz will be open for submissions. So, what’s next? Well, you’ve heard from the Harlequin Editorial team. Now, we’re going to give you a glimpse into the life of a Mills & Boon Modern author! Here’s our author’s top tips on what it … Read more


Write for Mills & Boon Modern: How to build a billionaire

Write for Mills & Boon Modern: How to build a billionaire

Welcome to… Alpha Heroes 101 With the Mills & Boon Modern Blitz in full swing, it’s the question on everyone’s lips! “How do you a build a billionaire?” Well, we’re here to help! Here’s everything it takes to write the perfect alpha hero… Powerful, successful and in-control… Nothing is out of a Modern hero’s reach. … Read more


Write for Mills & Boon Modern!

Write for Mills & Boon Modern!

The Mills & Boon Modern team is always looking for new authors. We’re committed to finding and nurturing brilliantly emotional, passionate and dramatic new voices – and now is YOUR chance to get your submission in front of the editors, because we’re running a Modern Blitz! What you need to know: The Mills & Boon … Read more