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Julia Quinn

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#1 New York Times bestselling author Julia Quinn loves to dispel the myth that smart women don't read (or write) romance, and and if you watch reruns of the game show The Weakest Link you might just catch her winning the $79,000 jackpot. She displayed a decided lack of knowledge about baseball, country music, and plush toys, but she is proud to say that she aced all things British and literary, answered all of her history and geography questions correctly, and knew that there was a Da Vinci long before there was a code.

A graduate of Harvard and Radcliffe Colleges, Ms. Quinn is one of only sixteen members of Romance Writers of America’s Hall of Fame. Her books have been translated into 32 languages, and she lives with her family in the Pacif
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“You always get more respect when you don't have a happy ending.”
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“Love's about finding the one person who makes your heart complete. Who makes you a better person than you ever dreamed you could be. Its about looking in the eyes of your wife and knowing all the way to your bones that she's simply the best person you've ever known.”
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“She hated that she was still so desperate for a glimpse of him, but it had been this way for years.”
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Katherine Petrova Thank you for accepting my request. I love your books so much. I just finished two of your book series 'Bridgerton' and 'Smythe-Smith Quartet' in less than 2 months. I'm so eager to finish all of your books : )


message 17: by Kamala

Kamala Hi!
Thank you for accepting my friend request. You just made my day!


message 16: by Ana

Ana Hi Julia, thank you for accepting! Have a great day. ☺


message 15: by Bibia

Bibia hey Julia, thx 4 add me *U* hahah
~ ♥ have a great day ♥ ~


Dana Al-Basha |  دانة الباشا Rika wrote: "I was searching for Miss Butterworth and the Mad Baron, I was devastated to realize it doesn't really exist

Maybe it does exist though but Goodreads doesn't know about it.. Just like Unicorns"


I really want to read Miss Butterworth and the Mad Baron, Miss Davenport and the Dark Marquis, Miss Sainsbury and the Mysterious Colonel and Miss Truesdale and the Silent Gentleman :)


message 13: by Fatema

Fatema I love you & you're brilliant! ♥


message 12: by Beatriz

Beatriz Penazzi Hi Ms Quinn, thank you so much for accpeting me as a friend, this means a lot to me, you have no idea. You're an amazing writer. Lots of love. xx :)


message 11: by Rika

Rika - (The Unpretentious Reader) I was searching for Miss Butterworth and the Mad Baron, I was devastated to realize it doesn't really exist

Maybe it does exist though but Goodreads doesn't know about it.. Just like Unicorns


Elizabeth Hi Julia! I just got my signed copy of The Bridgertons: Happily Ever After. Thank you so much for signing it. Getting my copy in the mail just made my day! :)


message 9: by Amy

Amy Armstrong Hi Julia! Thanks so much for accepting my friend request! Have a wonderful day!


message 8: by Kathy

Kathy Hamilton Thanks for accepting me! I'm currently working my way through your back catalogue.I love reading and reviewing your books, we need more authors who write like you!

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Sheryl thanks for accepting me... i love your book!!! can't wait to read all of them...


Chryssa Happy Birthday again! on fb and on goodreads as well!
:O)


Victoria Thanks for the add!


message 3: by Feby

Feby Thank you for adding me, Mrs. Quinn. I adore your book. Romancing Mr. Bridgerton is one of my favorite :)


Laurie Hi Julia,
I am absolutely in love with your books! Every one of them I read captured my attention and made me wish that I was really living in old days London. They were fun and witty, my favorites had to be the Duke and I, and Everything and the Moon. Most of them I read I gave five stars because they had so many different characters with different personality's. It was just so much fun reading your work.
Thank you for your genius books!
Laurie


message 1: by Gigi

Gigi Hi Juliia!

Thank you for addding me.

-Gigi


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