Under a Cornish Sky by Liz Fenwick has been shortlisted for the Contemporary Romantic Novel award, whilst Milly Johnson’s Afternoon Tea at the Sunflower Café is in the running for the Romantic Comedy Novel.

The winners of each of the six categories will then go on to compete for the overall prize of The Goldsboro Books Romantic Novel of the Year Award.

Previous winners have included authors such as Joanna Trollope, Freya North and Rosamunde Pilcher.

Fern Britton will present the awards on 7th March in London but you can purchase the audio edition of Afternoon Tea at the Sunflower Café, read by Colleen Prendergast, via our website and find Under a Cornish Sky read by Anne Dover in your local library.