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Jayne Castle

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The author of over 40 consecutive New York Times bestsellers, JAYNE ANN KRENTZ writes romantic-suspense, often with a psychic and paranormal twist, in three different worlds: Contemporary (as Jayne Ann Krentz), historical (as Amanda Quick) and futuristic (as Jayne Castle). There are over 30 million copies of her books in print.

She earned a B.A. in History from the University of California at Santa Cruz and went on to obtain a Masters degree in Library Science from San Jose State University in California. Before she began writing full time she worked as a librarian in both academic and corporate libraries.

Ms. Krentz is married and lives with her husband, Frank, in Seattle, Washington.

Pseudonyms:
Jayne Ann Krentz
Amanda Quick
Stephanie James
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“It has been suggested that hanging out with a dust bunny who carries a purse might have a negative impact on my image as a hard-core crime fighter."
"Don't be ridiculous. It's a very nice clutch.”
Jayne Castle, Canyons of Night

“When it comes to dysfunctional families," he said,"I'll put mine up against anyone's, anytime”
Jayne Castle, After Glow

“They were having sex on Gifford's desk, if you must know."
Lucas's eyes glinted. "His desk, huh?"
"Yes." Amaryllis raised her chin, the better to look down her nose at him. "I would have thought it would have been extremely uncomfo rtable, but they appeared to enjoy it.”
Jayne Castle, Amaryllis

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Ink and Bone (The Great Library, #1) by Rachel Caine
Ink and Bone by Rachel Caine
(The Great Library, #1)
 
  4 votes, 33.3%

Siren's Call (Rainshadow, #4; Harmony, #12) by Jayne Castle
Siren's Call by Jayne Castle
(Rainshadow #4)
 
  2 votes, 16.7%

Silver in the Blood (Silver in the Blood, #1) by Jessica Day George
Silver in the Blood by Jessica Day George
(Silver in the Blood, #1)
 
  2 votes, 16.7%

Bound to Darkness (Midnight Breed #13) by Lara Adrian
Bound to Darkness by Lara Adrian
(Midnight Breed #13)
 
  2 votes, 16.7%

Spider's Trap (Elemental Assassin, #13) by Jennifer Estep
Spider's Trap by Jennifer Estep
(Elemental Assassin, #13)
 
  2 votes, 16.7%

Half a War (Shattered Sea, #3) by Joe Abercrombie
Half a War by Joe Abercrombie
(Shattered Sea, #3)
 
  0 votes, 0.0%

Dragon Fall (Black Dragons, #1) by Katie MacAlister
Dragon Fall by Katie MacAlister
(Black Dragons, #1)
 
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Wicked Embers (Souls of Fire, #2) by Keri Arthur
Wicked Embers by Keri Arthur
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