Jo Beverley

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Jo Beverley


Born
in Lancashire, England, The United Kingdom
September 22, 1947

Died
May 23, 2016

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Mary Josephine Dunn was born 22 September 1947 in Lancashire, England, UK. At the age of eleven she went to an all-girls boarding school, Layton Hill Convent, Blackpool. At sixteen, she wrote her first romance, with a medieval setting, completed in installments in an exercise book. From 1966 to 1970, she obtained a degree in English history from Keele University in Staffordshire, where she met her future husband, Ken Beverley. After graduation, they married on June 24, 1971. She quickly attained a position as a youth employment officer until 1976, working first in Newcastle-under-Lyme, Staffordshire, and then in West Bridgford, Nottinghamshire.

In 1976, her scientist husband was invited to do post-doctoral research at Dalhousie University in
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An Arranged MarriageAn Arranged Marriage is on sale. You've probably already read it, but in case not, it's a Romantic Times - Best Regency Novel, a Readers' Choice - Best Regency, and a RITA finalist. It's an all-time favourite of many of my readers. The 99c price won't last long. There are details here. http://www.jobev.com/ampromo.html

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More series by Jo Beverley…
“She looked at him and smiled. She placed her hand upon his shoulder.
He took her right hand in his left and placed his other at her waist, looking at her as if she were an unexploded bomb.
They began to dance.”
Jo Beverley, The Fortune Hunter

“Face battles when they come, not before.
-Lord Cynric Malloren”
Jo Beverley, My Lady Notorious

“You can't love me.'

'Don't be bossy. I can do what the hell I like.”
Jo Beverley, My Lady Notorious

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