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Julie LeMense

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I've loved reading historical romances since my first deliciously bad Barbara Cartland novel. And if you haven't read her, try at least one book. They are completely over the top, and a lot of fun, although I'm not sure she meant them to be such at the time.

These days, I prefer the complex characterizations and plotting of Meredith Duran, Sherry Thomas, Julie Anne Long, Sarah MacLean, and Lisa Kleypas. When a new book from any of them comes out, I'll drop everything. And if only Judith McNaught would start writing again! But I digress...

When I'm not busy reading these days, I'm busy writing, trying to keep the ghosts who live in my haunted, gilded age house from sneaking their way into my stories.

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My newest book, Once Upon A Scandal, is now available, and I'm happy to announce that 10% of all sales will be donated to Beyond Violence, a shelter in my hometown dedicated to helping women and children escape abusive relationships.

Jane Fitzsimmons, the heroine of Scandal, is not physically abused, but she is an outcast in the society that once prized her. Following the death of her father, s... Read more of this blog post »
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“Tragedy took your measure. It tested you, to see what you were capable of.”
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