Christina Courtenay

Christina Courtenay is an award-winning author of historical romance and timeslip and dual timeline stories. She has an impressive backlist with 11 novels published by Choc Lit and has won the RNA’s Romantic Novel of the Year Award for Best Historical Romantic Novel twice with Highland Storms (2012) and The Gilded Fan (2014).

She is currently writing a series in the world of Vikings, published by Headline (Hachette). The first, Echoes of the Runes, is a dual time novel that follows Mia Maddox on an archeological dig in Sweden where the past and present seem to mirror each other.

Echoes of the Runes has been shortlisted for the 2021 Romantic Novel Awards, in the Fantasy Romantic Novel category.

The Runes of Destiny, is a linked time-slip novel which can be read as a standalone. In this story, Linnea cuts her finger on an exquisite Viking brooch and wakes up surrounded by men in Viking costume who seem to take re-enactment very seriously.

Follow Christina on Twitter: @PiaCCourtenay.

Books by Christina Courtenay


Represented at The North Literary Agency by Lina Langlee.