As the name suggests the romantic suspense novel is a novel that has the perfect balance of romance and suspense. It is the novel that holds the reader's attention with blooming romance growing suspense. In the romantic suspense novel, the protagonist is always involved in some or other type of mystery or suspense. The heroine is the victim and the hero helps her to get out of the mystery. Eventually, during the course heroine falls in love with the hero. The romantic suspense novel generally has a happy ending. These kinds of novels can prove really helpful in giving as gifts to be loved ones or close ones too.

In a romantic suspense book, the hero-heroine has a very intense romance. The mystery revolves around this romance. The characters are tested and tempted during the whole story. In the romantic suspense book, the romance is not only the primary focus but the suspense is the crest of the book. The story generally evolves with the romance between characters and flows through the mystery they are trying to solve. It is a one full complex picture that is set in front of the reader that makes them involved in the story.

The romantic suspense authors have to maintain different tone and style while writing a romantic suspense book. These books are different from typical romantic novels. The romance is one of the aspects of the novel. The mystery, suspense solving, step-by step proceedings and ultimately the happy ending. So the romantic suspense authors need to make mixtures of romantic suspense, mystery with the spice of romance or romance with a pinch of mystery. The unfolding of a romantic suspense story should be such that the reader must be clung to the novel.

There are numerous successful authors for the romantic suspense category. The romantic suspense novels are a demand among the huge readers of both genders in recent days. But these novels are categorized hugely under the women’s fiction section. Women’s fiction compromises various genres like romance, suspense, marriages, relationships etc. But there are novels written keeping in mind the current issues faced by modern women. Such novels are categorized as chick lit novels.

The chick lit is an American phrase which was used to describe the modern women. These novels are such type of women's fiction novels that have been written keeping in mind the modern issues the protagonist in these novels is the modern women who is strong, defensive and independent, solves her problems on her own. The chick lit novel focuses on the heroine. It is different from romance novels which are generally focused on love and romance between hero and heroine.

The chick lit novels are written keeping in mind daily issues faced by women in today’s time. These issues are like break ups, failed marriages, career problems, and issues related to self-identity. These novels may not have a happy ending. But it necessarily portrays situations faced by the heroine and the way she behaves emotionally and professionally. Women’s fictions are generally written keeping in mind the element of romance.

Author's Bio: 

Jane Rosenthal is an Award winning poet, romantic suspense author of Romantic suspense book, romantic suspense novel , chick lit, romantic suspense fiction, romantic suspense and women’s fiction in Mexico City. She is also a radio journalist and an educator. For more details please visit: www.allaboutjanesranch.com.