How to Write a Romance Novel Step by Step: Online Courses

Romance Novel Formula: What Readers Want to Buy

Writing Romance? Learn how to write romance novels step-by-step from a #1 bestselling author. Novel writing courses online include video instruction and private coaching.

Psst! You didn’t hear it from me, but…

Yes, Romance novels have a secret formula. Certain authors got popular because they mastered it. Now you, too, can write a Romance novel step by step, like bestselling authors do. Plot a page-turner!

learn how to start a romance novel, self paced online romance writing course

Your Paycheck Depends on Chapter 1

You must open your Romance novel with a bang, and keep the tension sizzling. But how do you do that? In this “deep dive” into Chapter 1, learn how to start a Romance novel and build the foundation for your plot. 

Writing romance? Learn how bestselling authors update the most popular themes in Romance to create unique plots and characters. Learn how to plot a romance novel step by step and how to structure a romance novel.

Sell More Books with 23 Beloved Storylines

What makes a good Romance novel? No matter how many times certain tales have been told, readers eagerly buy the next incarnation. Great authors “get” this. Master the 23 most popular themes in Romance!

Romance Writing Courses Online, On-Demand:

How to Write a Romance Novel Step by Step

Each Romance writing course in our Plotting catalog is taught online by an award-winning, bestselling Romance author. In our video courses, you will learn how to start a Romance novel; how to follow the Romance novel formula; how to structure a Romance novel plot, and how to repurpose the 23 most popular themes in the genre, so you can make money writing a Romance novel.

Testimonials from Publishers

“There’s a difference between writing a story, and writing a story for a commercial audience. Very few authors make the transition to commercial viability. Adrienne is a gifted storyteller in her own right, and she has the ability to teach the craft to other writers. This is why we send writers to Adrienne when we see untapped potential.”

Testimonials from Bestselling Authors

“I asked Adrienne to critique my first short Romance. Her suggestions and techniques made my story much richer. I’m now applying everything I learned from Adrienne to my (bestselling novels.) I would not hesitate to recommend her.”

“Not only has Adrienne written successful Romance novels, she has mastered the skills to help other writers succeed. Thank you, Adrienne, for helping me become a better author!” 

Testimonials from Writing Teachers

“In my fiction-writing, Adrienne pinpointed weak areas quickly and offered excellent suggestions for improvement, which helped me get my first publication credit in an anthology. Adrienne is a wonderful, inspiring writing coach and teacher.” 

“Adrienne helped me focus on the technical aspects as a beginning writer, without becoming overwhelmed.” 

Testimonials from Romance Writing Students

“This class is worth every penny, and Adrienne’s critiques are worth their weight in gold!”

“So excited! Got an agent! Adrienne is a top-notch teacher!” (5-star Google Review)

“(Adrienne) knows what she’s talking about. Her advice has improved my writing 100%.” (5-star Google Review)

“My best friend can’t stop talking about (these) classes. She just became a finalist in the first writing class she ever entered. That was enough to convince me to sign up!”