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Samantha Tonge Wins at Romantic Novelists’ Association Awards

March 2020

Samantha Tonge’s Knowing You has won the Jackie Collins Romantic Thriller Award at the RNAs. Samantha attended the ceremony London alongside agent Clare Wallace and husband Martin, as well as her editors at Canelo. 

The Jackie Collins Romantic Thriller Award is a brand new category celebrating novels with a substantial thriller, suspense or mystery element alongside a romantic story. 

Congratulations, Samantha!

Forgive Me Not - out now

July 2018

The latest novel from bestselling author Samantha Tonge, is published today by Canelo.

Forgive Me Not is an unforgettable story about regret and redemption, as a woman returns to the family home she once fled, trying to make amends for her past mistakes - but is all easily forgiven?

This is Samantha's first novel with Canelo and a new direction for the author. Her previous titles include the Kindle Top 10 bestsellers A Game Of Scones and Breakfast Under A Cornish Sun

Breakfast Under a Cornish Sun out today!

July 2016

Breakfast Under a Cornish Sun,  the hilarious and moving romantic novel from Samantha Tonge, is out on Kindle today!

Samantha's flair for writing humour with heart is well recognised. A number of her stories have been published in magazines and her novels have earnt award nominations and wins, including Love Stories Awards Best Romantic Ebook for the 2015 hit, Game of Scones.

The perfect summer read, get your copy here!

The Christmas Calendar Girls is out today!

October 2019

Samantha Tonge’s new festive novel, The Christmas Calendar Girls, publishes today in paperback. 

Christmas is meant to be a time of giving, so with Chesterwood food bank under risk of closure Fern knows just what to do to save it. She’s going to get the town to create a living advent calendar. Fern, and her best friends, call for help from the local community to bring this calendar to life. When Kit, the new man in town, offers his assistance Fern’s heart can’t help but skip a beat (or two). As they grow ever closer, Fern must admit that Kit’s breaking down the barriers she built after the death of her husband. But his past is holding him back and Fern doesn’t know how to reach him. No matter how hard she tries. In this town, Kit’s not the only one with secrets. 

Domestic goddess Cara is behaving oddly, burning meals in the oven and clothes whilst ironing, and Davina’s perfect children are causing trouble at school leaving her son, Jasper, desperately unhappy. Can the Christmas Calendar Girls find a way to bring the community together in time to save the food bank, while still supporting their families and each other? Can Fern find love again with Kit? 

This is a story about kindness and letting go of the past. It’s about looking out for your neighbours and about making every day feel like Christmas.

Congratulations, Samantha!

One Summer in Rome

May 2018

The light, sunny and romantic One Summer in Rome by Samantha Tonge is published by Carina today! 

The perfect beach read, one reader said: ‘Food, family and a Roman romance – this is the perfect summer read!’

Congratulations Samantha! 

Samantha Tonge joins the Darley Anderson Agency!

January 2016

We're thrilled to announce that Samantha Tonge has joined the Darley Anderson Agency!

Samantha has sold over 80 short stories to women’s magazines and in 2013 she landed a publishing deal with CarinaUK, HarperCollins. In 2014, her bestselling debut novel, Doubting Abbey, was shortlisted for the Festival of Romantic Fiction best Ebook award. In 2015 her summer novel, Game of Scones, hit #5 in the UK Kindle chart and won the Love Stories Awards Best Romantic Ebook category.

We’re proud to be representing Samantha, and delighted to announce that her new novella, How to Get Hitched in Ten Days, is available for pre-order today.

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