Deborah Simmons





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Deborah Simmons is the author of twenty-five historical romances and novellas, published by Avon, Berkley, and Harlequin.

A native midwesterner, Simmons graduated cum laude from Wittenberg University and was a journalist before turning to fiction. Her first book, Heart's Masquerade, was published by Avon in 1989 and was followed by a number of Harlequin Historicals, including a USA Today Bestselling anthology. Her 2003 release, A Man of Many Talents, was a launch title for Berkley's Sensation imprint.

Two of her books have been finalists in the Romance Writers of America's annual RITA competition for excellence: The Gentleman Thief in 2001 and A Lady of Distinction in 2005.

Simmons has sold two million books in North America, and her work has...more


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I'm excited that my first book, long out of print, is now available in a revised and updated e-book edition!

A Heart's Masquerade was originally published by Avon in 1989 as Heart's Masquerade and was a reflection of both the historical romances of the time and my own inexperience. In revising it,
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3.83 of 5 stars 3.83 avg rating — 365 ratings — published 1995 — 9 editions
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The De Burgh Bride (de Burg...
3.82 of 5 stars 3.82 avg rating — 272 ratings — published 1998 — 11 editions
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Maiden Bride (Harlequin His...
3.75 of 5 stars 3.75 avg rating — 236 ratings — published 1996 — 7 editions
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The Devil's Lady (de Laci, #1)
3.94 of 5 stars 3.94 avg rating — 241 ratings — published 1994 — 4 editions
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The Devil Earl (Regency Qua...
3.73 of 5 stars 3.73 avg rating — 216 ratings — published 1996 — 6 editions
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Robber Bride (The de Burghs...
3.54 of 5 stars 3.54 avg rating — 191 ratings — published 1999 — 9 editions
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The Last Rogue (Regency Qua...
3.69 of 5 stars 3.69 avg rating — 168 ratings — published 1998 — 7 editions
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My Lord de Burgh (de Burgh,...
3.47 of 5 stars 3.47 avg rating — 161 ratings — published 2000 — 4 editions
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3.59 of 5 stars 3.59 avg rating — 132 ratings — published 2001 — 5 editions
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3.64 of 5 stars 3.64 avg rating — 127 ratings — published 1995 — 2 editions
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“Ashdowne tilted his head, struck by an alarming feeling. "She's beginning to make a strange sort of sense to me," he said with a mixture of wonder and horror.
Finn, taking his words as a joke, burst into laughter once more, and Ashdowne tried to join in. But he couldn't quite ignore an insidious voice that kept whispering of his doom.”
Deborah Simmons, The Gentleman Thief

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