2016 RT Reviewers' Choice Nominees — Historical Romance

It's the most wonderful time of the year — awards season! We are thrilled and honored to present RT's Reviewers' Choice Awards Nominees for the best books genre fiction had to offer in 2016. We'll be celebrating the nominees across genres all week. Here are the historical romance nominees, you can click through to read the reviews and revel in the awesomeness!


Historical Romance of the Year

FORBIDDEN by Beverly JenkinsThe Hunter by Kerrigan Byrne
The Study of Seduction by Sabrina JeffriesDuke of Sin by Elizabeth Hoyt
Magnate by Joanna Shupe

Forevermore by Kristen Callihan

THE ROGUE by Katharine Ashe

Historical Love & Laughter

I Thee Wed by Celeste BradleyA Scot In The Dark by Sarah MacLean
Do You Want to Start a Scandal by Tessa DareA Date at the Alter by Cathy Maxwell
My American Duchess by Eloisa JamesA Scandalous Proposal by Kasey Michaels

British-Isles Historical Romance 

I Kissed a Rogue by Shana GalenMarrying Winterborne by Lisa Kleypas
The Wicked Duke by Madeline HunterThe Ghost by Monica McCarty
Duke of Pleasure by Elizabeth HoytThe Viscount and the Vixen by Lorraine Heath

Digital or Self-Published Historical Romance

Theory of Magic by Patricia RiceCottage in the Mist by Dee Davis
A Dangerous Damsel by Kimberly Bell 

First Historical

The Moon in the Palace by Wei Dai Rendel How the Duke was Won by Lenora Bell
The Girls	by Emma ClineThe Dollhouse by Fiona David

Historical Fiction

Sawbones by Melissa LenhardtAfter the Fire by Lauren Belfer
The Secret Language of Stones by M.J. RoseThe Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead
Fates and Traitors by Jennifer ChiaveriniThe Smoke Hunter by Jacquelyn Benson

Many congratulations to all the nominees! Check back all week as we celebrate all the RT Reviewers' Choice 2016 nominees across genres!