Like shifting sands on a beach, so are the top-ten historical romance authors on Amazon. Much of the move has to do with sales, of course, having pushed them upward into higher ranks.
Okay, who are the current ladies that write the stories that make you swoon prior to Valentine’s Day? Here are the top ten authors and their most popular books as of February 2018. It’s interesting to note that only two authors who were on our December list remain in the top ten – Christi Caldwell and Bridget Barton. As you can see, marketing is everything.
- Bridget Barton – A Damsel for the Mysterious Duke, Kind Ella and the Duke, A Beauty for the Scarred Duke, A Governness for the Brooding Duke, A Bride of the Betrayed Earl.
- Caroline Fyfee – Heart of Eden, True Heart’s Desire, Montana Promise, Montana Dawn, Montana Courage.
- Eleanor Meyers – A New Marquess, The Son of an Earl, The Son of a Soldier, The Son of a Marquess, To Love a Lord of London.
- Tammy Andresen – Hot Winter Nights, Earl of Sussex, Taming the Duke’s Heart, Taming a Duke’s Reckless Heart, Christmastide with My Captain
- Christi Caldwell – Hell and Sin, Scandalous Seasons, A Danby Novella, The Lady Who Loved Him, The Heiress’s Deception
- Kathryn LeVeque – High Warrier, Brides of the Marches, Realm of the Angels, The Legend, Godspeed
- Hazel Hunter – Lachlan, Gavin, Tharaen, Evander, Tormod
- Jillian Eaton – The Winter Duchess, A Dangerous Proposal, The Christmas Widow, A Dangerous Seduction, Forgotten Fiancee
- Laura Landon – Brotherhood Series, Jaded Moon, Ransomed Jewels, Silent Revenge, Dark Ruby
- Emma Prince – Surrender to the Scot, The Bastard Laird’s Bride, Highlander’s Redemption, The Lady’s Protector, Highlander’s Reckoning