As Chosen by FamilyFiction Readers

For our FamilyFiction Collector’s Edition 2019 Romance Special, we asked our readers to weigh in on their favorite type of romance stories, and their favorite Christian romance authors.

We’re pleased to announce the results right here! We hope you’ll take a look at who Christian romance readers picked as their favorite authors–including those who write romance, historical romance, Amish romance, and romantic suspense!

This article is from the 2019 Collector’s Edition Christian Romance Special. Download the issue FREE here!

Favorite Type of Romance Story

We know that lots of FamilyFiction readers love a good tale of romance—but what kind of tale? We asked, and this is how our readers answered…

44.8% Historical
22.5% Romantic Suspense
17.6% Contemporary
15.2% Amish

We also asked our readers to name their five favorite Christian romance authors—and these are who they told us. The results are taken from the combined number of votes for each author.


Click through to meet who our readers picked as their favorite Christian romance authors…

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About The Author

Winner of the HOLT Medallion and the Carol Award and a finalist for the RITA and Christy Award, bestselling author Karen Witemeyer writes historical romance to give the world more happily-ever-afters. Karen makes her home in Texas, with her husband and three children.