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Andrea Penrose is a pseudonym for an author who has also written as Cara Elliott for Grand Central and Andrea Pickens for NAL. Her historical mysteries and romantic novels are set in Regency England, an era that has fascinated her ever since she picked up a copy of Jane Austen’s Pride and Prejudice.

A graduate of Yale, she has won numerous writing awards, including two Daphne Du Maurier Awards for historical mystery, the Golden Leaf, and she’s been a three-time finalist for the prestigious RITA Award. Her books have been translated into nine different languages.

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Andrea Penrose Pat, so glad you enjoyed them. Right now I'm in the middle of finishing the second Wrexford-Sloane book. But I really enjoy writing Lady Arianna, and…morePat, so glad you enjoyed them. Right now I'm in the middle of finishing the second Wrexford-Sloane book. But I really enjoy writing Lady Arianna, and hope to do more of them in the future. So stay tuned!(less)
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Murder on Black Swan Lane (Quill Mystery, #1) by Andrea PenroseI’m excited to announce that I have a new Regency-set historical mystery series in the works! (A pause as I hit the play button for Handel’s Music for Royal Fireworks!) The first book, Murder on Black Swan Lane, will hit the shelves in July.

I’ll be posting more during the upcoming weeks about the inspiration behind the series, as well as a fun look at how the cover was created . . .

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