About Us

Welcome to Crimson Romance!

We’re the place to find strong, smart, satisfying romances in your favorite genres – including contemporary, historical, paranormal, romantic suspense, and spicy! You’ll find fresh takes on classic themes, new themes that will delight and excite you, heroes you’ll fall in love with, and heroines you’d want to meet in real life. Explore our site to discover more about our new and forthcoming releases, and enjoy many features such as our Crimson Romance blog, author interviews, sample chapters, contest opportunities, and more!

Crimson Romance, a publishing imprint of F+W Media, launched on June 4, 2012. Since then we’ve released hundreds of e-book and print-on-demand titles. With exciting stories and fresh voices, to-die-for characters and swoonworthy romantic journeys, Crimson has something for every reader.

Our books have been featured in Woman’s Day, RT Book Reviews, Kirkus Books, Library Journal, Publisher’s Weekly, and on many romance blogs including USA Today’s Happily Ever After, Heroes and Heartbreakers, Dear Author, Harlequin Junkie, Smart Bitches, Trashy Books, and many more. Our titles have won numerous awards and distinctions including the 2014 Benjamin Franklin Silver Award for eBook Excellence, National Reader’s Choice Award, HOLT Medallion finalists, Colorado Romance Writers’ Awards of Excellence, and InD’Tale’s RONE Awards, among others. Our talented authors have also received glowing praise from romance stars Debbie Macomber, Linda Howard, Carly Phillips, Kat Martin, and more bestselling authors.

We pride ourselves on our diverse characters and plots, and were honored with the best multicultural/interracial romance publisher designation by more than 1,500 readers who voted in the 2012 Swirl Awards.




Publishers Weekly, July 13, 2012
“Digital Imprints Take Root”

RT Book Reviews, January 2014
“Crimson Tide: Get Swept Up in the New Romance Imprint”

USA Today‘s HEA Blog, October 2013
“Crimson Romance Hits Debut Anthology Out of the Park”

USA Today’s HEA Blog, February 2014
“Crimson Romance’s Emerald Springs Legacy Continuity Kicks Off”