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Jayne Ann Krentz

Autor/a de Second Sight

339+ obres 79,067 Membres 1,681 Ressenyes 140 preferits

Sobre l'autor

Jayne Ann Krentz was born in Borrego Springs, California on March 28, 1948. She received a B.A. in history from the University of California at Santa Cruz and a master's degree in library science from San Jose State University. Before becoming a full-time author, she worked as a librarian. She has mostra'n més written under seven different names: Jayne Bentley, Amanda Glass, Stephanie James, Jayne Taylor, Jayne Castle, Amanda Quick and Jayne Ann Krentz. Her first book, Gentle Pirate, was published in 1980 under the name Jayne Castle. She currently uses only three personas to represent her three specialties. She uses the name Jayne Ann Krentz for her contemporary pieces, Amanda Quick for her historical fiction pieces, and Jayne Castle for her futuristic pieces. Her novels include Truth or Dare, All Night Long, Copper Beach, River Road, Promise not to Tell, and Untouchable.. She has received numerous awards for her work including the 1995 Romantic Times Reviewer's Choice Award for Trust Me, the 2004 Romantic Times Reviewer's Choice Award for Falling Awake, the Romantic Times Career Achievement Award, the Romantic Times Jane Austen Award, and the Susan Koppelman Award for Feminist Studies for Dangerous Men and Adventurous Women: Romance Writers on the Appeal of the Romance. In 2015 she made The New York Times Best Seller List with both Trust Me, Trust No One and Secret Sisters.. (Bowker Author Biography) Jayne Ann Krentz is the author of twenty-seven New York Times Bestselling novels. She is also the author of several other bestselling novels written under the name Jayne Castle and Amanda Quick. (Publisher Provided) mostra'n menys

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Inclou també: Stephanie James (1), Jayne Taylor (1)

Nota de desambiguació:

(eng) Her full name is Jayne Ann Castle Krentz, she writes as her maiden name Jayne Castle (futuristic romances), as her married name Jayne Ann Krentz (contemporary romances) and under the pen name Amanda Quick (historical romances). She also used the pseudonyms Stephanie James, Jayne Bentley, Jayne Taylor, and Amanda Glass.

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Obres de Jayne Ann Krentz

Second Sight (2006) 1,516 exemplars
The Paid Companion (2004) 1,314 exemplars
White Lies (2007) 1,195 exemplars
Ravished (1992) 1,178 exemplars
Sizzle and Burn (2008) 1,081 exemplars
The River Knows (2007) 1,061 exemplars
Mistress (1994) 1,055 exemplars
The Third Circle (2008) 1,049 exemplars
The Perfect Poison (2009) 1,003 exemplars
Lie by Moonlight (2005) 983 exemplars
Deception (1993) 980 exemplars
Mischief (1996) 975 exemplars
Affair (1997) 948 exemplars
Dangerous (1993) 938 exemplars
All Night Long (2005) 930 exemplars
Mystique (1995) 929 exemplars
Light In Shadow (2003) 918 exemplars
Running Hot (2008) 915 exemplars
After Dark (2000) 905 exemplars
Slightly Shady (2001) 904 exemplars
I Thee Wed (1999) 900 exemplars
Scandal (1991) 896 exemplars
Reckless (1992) 880 exemplars
With This Ring (1998) 873 exemplars
Fired Up (2009) 872 exemplars
Wicked Widow (2000) 862 exemplars
Rendezvous (1991) 859 exemplars
Wait Until Midnight (2004) 856 exemplars
Desire (1993) 851 exemplars
Falling Awake (2005) 851 exemplars
Burning Lamp (2010) 834 exemplars
Seduction (1990) 806 exemplars
Lost and Found (2001) 787 exemplars
Ghost Hunter (2006) 782 exemplars
Don't Look Back (2002) 778 exemplars
Surrender (1990) 777 exemplars
After Glow (2004) 769 exemplars
Smoke in Mirrors (2002) 766 exemplars
Truth or Dare (2003) 756 exemplars
Late for the Wedding (2003) 740 exemplars
In Too Deep (2011) 721 exemplars
Amaryllis (1996) 714 exemplars
Silver Master (2007) 699 exemplars
Trust Me (1995) 683 exemplars
Quicksilver (2011) 676 exemplars
Eclipse Bay (2000) 668 exemplars
Absolutely, Positively (1996) 647 exemplars
Grand Passion (1994) 640 exemplars
Dark Light (2008) 639 exemplars
Orchid (1998) 634 exemplars
Deep Waters (1997) 623 exemplars
Zinnia (1997) 617 exemplars
Midnight Crystal (2010) 610 exemplars
Sharp Edges (1998) 594 exemplars
Crystal Gardens (2012) 589 exemplars
Dawn in Eclipse Bay (2001) 581 exemplars
Obsidian Prey (2009) 568 exemplars
Eye of the Beholder (1999) 557 exemplars
Soft Focus (1999) 556 exemplars
Flash (1998) 555 exemplars
Summer in Eclipse Bay (2002) 545 exemplars
Wildest Hearts (1993) 537 exemplars
Canyons of Night (2011) 515 exemplars
Copper Beach (2012) 509 exemplars
The Mystery Woman (2013) 489 exemplars
Family Man (1992) 486 exemplars
River Road (2014) 479 exemplars
Otherwise Engaged (2014) 469 exemplars
Dream Eyes (2003) 465 exemplars
Secret Sisters (2015) 465 exemplars
The Girl Who Knew Too Much (2017) 460 exemplars
Hidden Talents (1993) 460 exemplars
Perfect Partners (1992) 452 exemplars
When All the Girls Have Gone (2016) 425 exemplars
Garden of Lies (2015) 415 exemplars
The Lost Night (2012) 408 exemplars
Witchcraft (1985) 404 exemplars
Shield's Lady (1989) 399 exemplars
Midnight Jewels (1987) 386 exemplars
A Coral Kiss (1987) 368 exemplars
Deception Cove (2013) 358 exemplars
'Til Death Do Us Part (2016) 357 exemplars
Trust No One (2015) 354 exemplars
The Golden Chance (1990) 347 exemplars
Silver Linings (1991) 346 exemplars
The Vanishing (2020) 345 exemplars
Gift of Gold (1988) 341 exemplars
Sweet Fortune (1991) 340 exemplars
The Other Lady Vanishes (2018) 338 exemplars
Sweet Starfire (1985) 330 exemplars
Gift of Fire (1989) 326 exemplars
Crystal Flame (1986) 325 exemplars
Promise Not to Tell (2018) 296 exemplars
The Hot Zone (2014) 293 exemplars
Tightrope (2019) 290 exemplars
Twist Of Fate (1986) 286 exemplars
Between The Lines (1986) 283 exemplars
The Pirate (1990) 280 exemplars
Bridal Jitters (2005) 278 exemplars
The Adventurer (1990) 273 exemplars
Siren's Call (2015) 264 exemplars
Family Way (1987) 257 exemplars
The Ties That Bind (1986) 251 exemplars
Close Up (2020) 250 exemplars
Uneasy Alliance (1984) 249 exemplars
Ghost Of A Chance (1984) 247 exemplars
The Waiting Game (1985) 244 exemplars
Full Bloom (1988) 244 exemplars
The Cowboy (1990) 243 exemplars
Untouchable (2019) 240 exemplars
Illusion Town (2016) 239 exemplars
Legacy (1985) 236 exemplars
The Wedding Night (1991) 219 exemplars
The Lady Has a Past (2021) 206 exemplars
True Colors (1986) 202 exemplars
Call It Destiny (1984) 202 exemplars
A Woman's Touch (1989) 199 exemplars
Lady's Choice (1989) 194 exemplars
Test Of Time (1987) 192 exemplars
The Scargill Cove Case Files (2011) 183 exemplars
Joy (1988) 182 exemplars
Gambler's Woman (1984) 179 exemplars
Man With A Past (1985) 178 exemplars
All the Colors of Night (2021) 178 exemplars
Raven's Prey (1983) 164 exemplars
Stormy Challenge (1982) 153 exemplars
Fabulous Beast (1984) 151 exemplars
Lightning in a Mirror (2022) 146 exemplars
Serpent in Paradise (1983) 144 exemplars
The Main Attraction (1987) 144 exemplars
To Tame the Hunter (1983) 142 exemplars
Sleep No More (2023) 140 exemplars
When She Dreams (2022) 139 exemplars
Chance Of A Lifetime (1987) 137 exemplars
The Devil To Pay (1985) 127 exemplars
Nightwalker (1984) 121 exemplars
Guild Boss (2021) 118 exemplars
Night of the Magician (1984) 116 exemplars
The Desperate Game (1986) 116 exemplars
Too Wild to Wed? (1991) 115 exemplars
The Silver Snare (1983) 112 exemplars
Sweetwater and the Witch (2022) 107 exemplars
Second Wife (1986) 101 exemplars
The Private Eye [and] Beguiled (1999) 100 exemplars
The Chilling Deception (1986) 96 exemplars
Corporate Affair (1982) 93 exemplars
The Sinister Touch (1986) 88 exemplars
Whirlwind Courtship (1979) 86 exemplars
Dangerous Magic (1982) 85 exemplars
The Bride Wore White (2023) 85 exemplars
The Fatal Fortune (1986) 85 exemplars
Bargain with the Devil (1981) 85 exemplars
Gentle Pirate (1980) 82 exemplars
Passionate Business (1987) 80 exemplars
Body Guard (1983) 77 exemplars
Renaissance Man (1982) 77 exemplars
Surrender / Seduction (1750) 76 exemplars
The Night Island (2024) 75 exemplars
Velvet Touch (1982) 75 exemplars
Lover In Pursuit (1982) 75 exemplars
Wizard (1985) 74 exemplars
Gamemaster (1983) 73 exemplars
Affair of Honor (1983) 72 exemplars
Relentless Adversary (1982) 72 exemplars
Price of Surrender (1983) 72 exemplars
The Private Eye (1992) 71 exemplars
Golden Goddess (1985) 70 exemplars
A Negotiated Surrender (1982) 70 exemplars
Dreams, Part 1 (1988) 69 exemplars
Reckless Passion (1982) 69 exemplars
Green Fire (1986) 68 exemplars
Power Play (1982) 68 exemplars
Cautious Lover (1986) 67 exemplars
Battle Prize (1983) 65 exemplars
Conflict of Interest (1983) 64 exemplars
Affair of Risk (1982) 64 exemplars
The Challoner Bride (1987) 60 exemplars
Dreams, Part 2 (1988) 60 exemplars
Wagered Weekend (1981) 58 exemplars
Right of Possession (1981) 57 exemplars
Spellbound (1982) 55 exemplars
A Man's Protection (1982) 55 exemplars
Trading Secrets (1985) 53 exemplars
Double Dealing (1984) 50 exemplars
Saxon's Lady (1987) 48 exemplars
Connecting Rooms {novella} (2014) 34 exemplars
Cop Next Door (2006) 27 exemplars
Queen of Hearts (1979) 19 exemplars
Soft Focus [Abridged] (1999) 13 exemplars
Meant to Be (The Waiting Game / The Dream / Perfect Husband) (2001) — Col·laborador — 12 exemplars
White Lies [Abridged] (2008) 11 exemplars
Take 5, Volume 2 (Anthology 5-in-1) (2001) — Col·laborador — 11 exemplars
Vintage of Surrender (1979) 11 exemplars
Body Guard [and] Green Fire (2007) 5 exemplars
No Mires Atras (1985) 5 exemplars
Company Profiles for Students (1999) 4 exemplars
De redding (2016) 3 exemplars
Compromiso de conveniencia (2012) 3 exemplars
Second Sight [Abridged] (2006) 2 exemplars
El jardín de las mentiras (2017) 2 exemplars
Heißes Versprechen. (2005) 2 exemplars
Test of Time 2 exemplars
Sabrina's Scheme 2 exemplars
Ohtlik nõidus (2009) 1 exemplars
Nazvi to osudem 1 exemplars
Intrigo pericoloso 1 exemplars
Mischief / Rendezvous (1996) 1 exemplars
Oči plné snů (2013) 1 exemplars
Cesta u řeky (2014) 1 exemplars
Barvy noci (2021) 1 exemplars
Klíč k tajemství (2012) 1 exemplars
Tajuplná zahrada (2013) 1 exemplars
Tajemná žena (2013) 1 exemplars
Hired Husband 1 exemplars
Whirlwind Courtship 1 exemplars
Joy 1 exemplars
De opdracht (2016) 1 exemplars
Wizard 1 exemplars
Il cristallo verde 1 exemplars
The Serpent 1 exemplars
Rendezvous 1 exemplars
Hotel Vendome 1 exemplars
Light and Shadow 1 exemplars
The Paid Companion (2015) 1 exemplars
AyI;sI;gI;nda Ask (2008) 1 exemplars
The Gifts 1 exemplars
Deception 1 exemplars
Passionnément, à la folie (1999) 1 exemplars
The Night Island 1 exemplars
Sleep No More 1 exemplars
Az égő lámpa 1 exemplars
Fascinación (2003) 1 exemplars
Neviditelná pouta (1994) 1 exemplars
Rendición (2003) 1 exemplars
Escándalo (2003) 1 exemplars
El peligro de la pasión (2003) 1 exemplars
Charlotte 1 exemplars
Seducción (2003) 1 exemplars
Ryzykantka (2008) 1 exemplars
O Sexto Sentido 1 exemplars
Seduccion (2000) 1 exemplars
Black and Blue 1 exemplars
Minciuni nevinovate 1 exemplars

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Nom oficial
Krentz, Jayne Ann Castle
Altres noms
Castle, Jayne
Taylor, Jayne
Bentley, Jayne
James, Stephanie
Krentz, Jayne Ann
Glass, Amanda (mostra-les totes 7)
Quick, Amanda
Data de naixement
1948-03-28
Gènere
female
Nacionalitat
USA
Lloc de naixement
Borrego Springs, California, USA
Llocs de residència
Seattle, Washington, USA
Virgin Islands
Educació
University of California, Santa Cruz (BA - History, 1970)
San Jose State University (MLS)
Professions
librarian
Premis i honors
Romance Writers of America (Lifetime Achievement Award, 1995)
Jane Austen Award (Romantic Times)
Susan Koppelman Award for Feminist Studies
RT Career Acheivement Award
P.E.A.R.L. (Career Achievement, 2005)
Nota de desambiguació
Her full name is Jayne Ann Castle Krentz, she writes as her maiden name Jayne Castle (futuristic romances), as her married name Jayne Ann Krentz (contemporary romances) and under the pen name Amanda Quick (historical romances). She also used the pseudonyms Stephanie James, Jayne Bentley, Jayne Taylor, and Amanda Glass.

Membres

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Two Romance novels, please help! a Name that Book (octubre 2016)
Help finding a three in one romance novel a Name that Book (març 2013)

Ressenyes

Any visit to Harmony and the dust bunnies is a welcome one but I felt like this installment didn’t quite get off the ground. I kept waiting for the heart of the story...the danger, the romance, the adventure and it never happened. The main characters, Molly and Joshua, quickly achieved their objective, rescue the lost expedition and then the rest was mostly filler with a side of dust bunnies. While it set up the next book in the series I wish there had just been a little more...Jayne Ann in this one.… (més)
 
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ValeriS29 | Hi ha 2 ressenyes més | May 19, 2024 |
Working as a profiler for the Federal Bureau of Psi Investigation proves to be a little more dangerous than Ravenna Chastain had anticipated. After being kidnapped by a cult that wanted to burn her as a witch, she decided to make a career change.

Now a matchmaker in Illusion Town, she only has to deal with finding matches for covenant marriages for her clients. But Ethan Sweetwater isn't the sort of client the business is looking for. He is a member of one of the premier families on Harmony with talents that reach back to the old world of Earth, but his strong talents and inclination to secrecy makes it hard to find a perfect match for him.

Ravenna wants to fire him, but Ethan demands his final contracted date, and he wants it to be with her. This has some positives for Ravenna too since she needs to find a date to her grandparents' anniversary party. Agreeing to "fake" date him to give him some pointers on his dating techniques should be a simple exercise. However, his ulterior motives put both of them in the crosshairs of a man who wants Sweetwater dead before he can expose his connection with Vortex.

And Ravenna has an enemy of her own who wants her dead. Both Ethan and Ravenna find themselves beset by a variety of enemies. But Ethan's biggest problem is convincing Ravenna that their "fake" dates should lead to a real covenant marriage.

Narrated by Barbara Rosenblat, the story moves along at a quick pace. The banter between the two takes on a new life when the story is heard rather than read. And there is a lot of banter...

Fans of Harmony and dust bunnies will also like getting to know Harriet who has a penchant for collecting pens.
… (més)
 
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kmartin802 | Hi ha 5 ressenyes més | May 19, 2024 |
This book was so much fun, as Amanda Quick's books always are. I read it all in one night.
Evangeline is strong, intelligent, and resourceful, and Lucas is her match. I really like how he takes her seriously as an intellectual equal even though he teases her about her writing.
The story has elements from Quick's earlier paranormals, including her system of psychic powers and the use of crystals, and the garden was a character in itself. At one point I was reminded of Maleficent's forest of thorns - plants that are aware and inimical.
Evangeline's friends were lovely, and I am definitely looking forward to their stories. I hope Beth and Tony show up again too!
… (més)
 
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Bookladycma | Hi ha 43 ressenyes més | May 18, 2024 |
This was fun. I love the way Jayne's people interact. And I really liked the cat!
 
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Bookladycma | Hi ha 27 ressenyes més | May 18, 2024 |

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Estadístiques

Obres
339
També de
2
Membres
79,067
Popularitat
#155
Valoració
½ 3.7
Ressenyes
1,681
ISBN
3,160
Llengües
24
Preferit
140

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