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Julia Tagan is based in New York City, where she worked as an actress before venturing into writing. A journalist by training, she enjoys weaving actual events and notorious individuals into her historical romances. Her favorite activities include walking her dog in Central Park, scouring farmers’ markets for the perfect tomato, and traveling to foreign cities in search of inspiration.

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Average rating: 3.60 · 261 ratings · 53 reviews · 2 distinct works · Similar authors
A Question of Class
3.51 of 5 stars 3.51 avg rating — 210 ratings — published 2014 — 3 editions
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Stages of Desire
3.96 of 5 stars 3.96 avg rating — 51 ratings — published 2014 — 3 editions
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I worked as an actress for many years before turning to fiction, but when it came time to write about theater in Regency-era England, I was stymied. I knew what it felt like to step onstage in front of hundreds of people, so I could easily relate to the nerves that my heroine feels, but the concrete details eluded me.The heroine of Stages of Desire, Harriet Farley, was born into a family of tra... Read more of this blog post »
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Bed Of Roses by Gemma Brocato
Bed Of Roses (Book 4)
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Gemma Brocato nailed it on so many levels in this book. She addresses some serious issues, ranging from alcoholism to abandonment, with a grace and lightness of spirit that deepens the love story without ever weighing it down. I fell in love with Mal ...more
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The Muse by Jessica  Evans
The Muse: A Pride and Prejudice Variation
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I’m a big fan of anything that takes me backstage at the ballet (“Breaking Pointe” is my favorite reality TV show of all time), so I knew I’d love The Muse and I wasn’t disappointed. Jessica Evans’s attention to detail and her elegant prose make this ...more
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The Perfume Collector
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A Question of Class by Julia Tagan
"This is a shiny debut novel that opens with a blessing and curse: “Unfortunately, my dear, we were never married.” I loved how that declaration made me gasp and Catherine reel. Within the first paragraphs I despised her not-husband, Morris Delcour..." Read more of this review »
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Ruin Me
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This fast-paced, smart NA contemporary romance explores the upscale New York City art world of art openings and fashionistas with a wry wit, a plot filled with unexpected twists, and an insider’s knowledge of Manhattan and its boroughs. The protagoni ...more
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Claimed by the Rogue by Hope Tarr
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I was lucky enough to hear the first chapter of Tarr’s “Claimed by the Rogue” read out loud at a romance writer’s salon, and was immediately hooked. The last few lines gave me the chills and I knew right away this would be a book I’d devour.

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