Mary Jo Putney





Mary Jo Putney


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New York, The United States
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She writes young adult fiction as M.J. Putney.

Mary Jo Putney was born in Upstate New York with a reading addiction, a condition for which there is no known cure. After earning degrees in English Literature and Industrial Design at Syracuse University, she did various forms of design work in California and England before inertia took over in Baltimore, Maryland, where she has lived very comfortably ever since.

While becoming a novelist was her ultimate fantasy, it never occurred to her that writing was an achievable goal until she acquired a computer for other purposes. When the realization hit that a computer was the ultimate writing tool, she charged merrily into her first book with an ignorance that illustrates the adage that fools rush in
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Fallen Angels Series [image error]Thunder & Roses * Book #1

A Welsh Methodist minister's daughter changes her life when she appeals for help to Nicholas Davies, a half-Gypsy earl.

They called him the Demon Earl. They said he could do anything. Son of a rogue and a Gypsy, Nicholas Davies was a notorious rake until a shattering betrayal left him alone and embittered in the Welsh countryside.

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Average rating: 3.8 · 58,042 ratings · 4,845 reviews · 97 distinct works · Similar authors
The Rake (Davenport, #2)

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Thunder & Roses (Fallen Ang...

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Dark Mirror (Dark Mirror, #1)

3.69 avg rating — 2,561 ratings — published 2011 — 4 editions
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Loving a Lost Lord (Lost Lo...

3.69 avg rating — 3,227 ratings — published 2009 — 27 editions
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Never Less Than a Lady (Los...

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The Bargain (Regency #1)

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Nowhere Near Respectable (L...

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One Perfect Rose (Fallen An...

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The Wild Child (The Bride T...

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No Longer a Gentleman (Lost...

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Loving a Lost Lord Never Less Than a Lady Nowhere Near Respectable No Longer a Gentleman Sometimes a Rogue Not Quite a Wife Not Always a Saint
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“Europeans condemned Chinese foot binding, but any society that had invented the corset had a lot to answer for.”
Mary Jo Putney, The China Bride

“But why, she thought wryly, did a man seem more attractive as he became less available? How humbling to think one had so much in common with a cow stretching its neck through a gate for better grass.”
Mary Jo Putney, The Bargain

“But gratitude would not have me love you as I do. Love was inspired by what you are - the good, the bad, and even the foolish, which is what you're being right now.”
Mary Jo Putney, The Bargain

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Fallen Angels Dancing on the Wind (Fallen Angels, #3) by Mary Jo PutneyDancing on the Wind
 
  1 vote, 33.3%

Dark Mirror Dark Mirror (Dark Mirror, #1) by Mary Jo PutneyDark Mirror
 
  1 vote, 33.3%

Guardians Stolen Magic (Guardians, #2) by Mary Jo PutneyStolen Magic
 
  1 vote, 33.3%

Regency The Bargain by Mary Jo PutneyThe Bargain
 
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The Bride Trilogy The Bartered Bride (The Bride Trilogy, #3) by Mary Jo PutneyThe Bartered Bride
 
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Silk Trilogy Veils of Silk (Silk Trilogy, #3) by Mary Jo PutneyVeils of Silk
 
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Starting Over Series The Burning Point by Mary Jo PutneyStirring the Embers
 
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Stone Saints The Marriage Spell by Mary Jo PutneyThe Marriage Spell
 
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Davenport The Rake by Mary Jo PutneyThe Rake
 
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