Mary Balogh

in Swansea, Wales, The United Kingdom
March 24, 1944



Mary Jenkins was born in 1944 in Swansea, Wales, UK. After graduating from university, moved to Saskatchewan, Canada, to teach high school English, on a two-year teaching contract in 1967. She married her Canadian husband, Robert Balogh, and had three children, Jacqueline, Christopher and Sian. When she's not writing, she enjoys reading, music and knitting. She also enjoys watching tennis and curling.

Mary Balogh started writing in the evenings as a hobby. Her first book, a Regency love story, was published in 1985 as A Masked Deception under her married name. In 1988, she retired from teaching after 20 years to pursue her dream to write full-time. She has written more than seventy novels and almost thirty novellas since then, including the

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The winner of a signed advance copy of SOMEONE TO CHERISH in my blog contest is EV BEDARD. Congratulations, Ev!

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“I can be hurt, she said, only by people I respect.”
Mary Balogh, Then Comes Seduction

“One day you will learn that love does not always betray you.”
Mary Balogh, Seducing an Angel

“She was not sorry. And if it was the wine telling her that, then she would tell the wine the same thing tomorrow. She was not sorry.”
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