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Jayne Ann Krentz

Author of Second Sight

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Also includes: Stephanie James (1), Jayne Taylor (1)

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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 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)
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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.

Second Sight 1,371 copies, 24 reviews
The Paid Companion 1,204 copies, 21 reviews
White Lies 1,100 copies, 24 reviews
Ravished 1,062 copies, 28 reviews
Sizzle and Burn 995 copies, 27 reviews
Mistress 966 copies, 17 reviews
The River Knows 965 copies, 21 reviews
The Third Circle 960 copies, 24 reviews
The Perfect Poison 925 copies, 27 reviews
Lie by Moonlight 907 copies, 12 reviews
Deception 905 copies, 14 reviews
Mischief 884 copies, 13 reviews
Affair 867 copies, 11 reviews
Dangerous 864 copies, 11 reviews
All Night Long 860 copies, 13 reviews
Mystique 854 copies, 4 reviews
After Dark 829 copies, 16 reviews
Light In Shadow 827 copies, 9 reviews
I Thee Wed 823 copies, 11 reviews
Scandal 823 copies, 14 reviews
Running Hot 820 copies, 21 reviews
Slightly Shady 815 copies, 9 reviews
Reckless 811 copies, 12 reviews
Rendezvous 794 copies, 12 reviews
Fired Up 794 copies, 24 reviews
Wicked Widow 791 copies, 9 reviews
With This Ring 786 copies, 11 reviews
Wait Until Midnight 783 copies, 12 reviews
Falling Awake 783 copies, 13 reviews
Desire 782 copies, 10 reviews
Seduction 750 copies, 15 reviews
Burning Lamp 737 copies, 20 reviews
Ghost Hunter 728 copies, 11 reviews
Lost and Found 719 copies, 7 reviews
Don't Look Back 707 copies, 6 reviews
Surrender 706 copies, 10 reviews
After Glow 701 copies, 12 reviews
Smoke in Mirrors 688 copies, 6 reviews
Truth or Dare 688 copies, 5 reviews
Late for the Wedding 686 copies, 10 reviews
In Too Deep 645 copies, 21 reviews
Amaryllis 643 copies, 11 reviews
Silver Master 640 copies, 17 reviews
Trust Me 630 copies, 11 reviews
Eclipse Bay 607 copies, 7 reviews
Absolutely, Positively 597 copies, 11 reviews
Quicksilver 590 copies, 17 reviews
Grand Passion 584 copies, 5 reviews
Zinnia 581 copies, 7 reviews
Dark Light 580 copies, 16 reviews
Orchid 575 copies, 9 reviews
Deep Waters 566 copies, 6 reviews
Midnight Crystal 546 copies, 14 reviews
Sharp Edges 536 copies, 5 reviews
Dawn in Eclipse Bay 532 copies, 12 reviews
Crystal Gardens 521 copies, 42 reviews
Soft Focus 511 copies, 3 reviews
Obsidian Prey 507 copies, 17 reviews
Eye of the Beholder 502 copies, 5 reviews
Wildest Hearts 501 copies, 3 reviews
Summer in Eclipse Bay 500 copies, 7 reviews
Flash 497 copies, 5 reviews
Canyons of Night 455 copies, 13 reviews
Family Man 450 copies, 6 reviews
Copper Beach 440 copies, 30 reviews
Hidden Talents 430 copies, 6 reviews
The Mystery Woman 421 copies, 33 reviews
Perfect Partners 415 copies, 3 reviews
River Road 410 copies, 32 reviews
Otherwise Engaged 390 copies, 25 reviews
Dream Eyes 387 copies, 26 reviews
Secret Sisters 373 copies, 35 reviews
Witchcraft 362 copies, 4 reviews
Shield's Lady 355 copies, 7 reviews
The Girl Who Knew Too Much 353 copies, 37 reviews
The Lost Night 352 copies, 13 reviews
Midnight Jewels 352 copies, 1 review
Garden of Lies 348 copies, 27 reviews
When All the Girls Have Gone 333 copies, 29 reviews
A Coral Kiss 333 copies, 2 reviews
Silver Linings 320 copies, 5 reviews
Gift of Gold 315 copies, 3 reviews
Sweet Fortune 311 copies, 5 reviews
The Golden Chance 310 copies, 1 review
Crystal Flame 295 copies, 3 reviews
Gift of Fire 295 copies, 1 review
Deception Cove 294 copies, 13 reviews
'Til Death Do Us Part 293 copies, 19 reviews
Trust No One 289 copies, 15 reviews
Sweet Starfire 282 copies, 6 reviews
Between The Lines 259 copies, 5 reviews
Twist Of Fate 258 copies, 1 review
Bridal Jitters {story} 251 copies, 4 reviews
The Adventurer 246 copies, 3 reviews
The Pirate 246 copies, 2 reviews
The Other Lady Vanishes 245 copies, 16 reviews
Family Way 237 copies, 5 reviews
The Hot Zone 234 copies, 7 reviews
Uneasy Alliance 234 copies, 2 reviews
Ghost Of A Chance 225 copies, 2 reviews
Full Bloom 224 copies, 2 reviews
The Ties That Bind 223 copies, 1 review
The Cowboy 219 copies, 1 review
The Vanishing 218 copies, 12 reviews
Promise Not to Tell 217 copies, 11 reviews
Legacy 215 copies, 4 reviews
The Waiting Game 214 copies, 3 reviews
Siren's Call 211 copies, 6 reviews
Tightrope 200 copies, 11 reviews
Illusion Town 185 copies, 7 reviews
True Colors 185 copies, 2 reviews
A Woman's Touch 185 copies, 2 reviews
Call It Destiny 179 copies, 1 review
Lady'S Choice 178 copies, 3 reviews
Test Of Time 176 copies
Joy 168 copies, 1 review
Gambler's Woman 166 copies
Untouchable 165 copies, 7 reviews
Man With A Past 165 copies, 3 reviews
The Scargill Cove Case Files 159 copies, 7 reviews
Raven's Prey 153 copies, 1 review
Close Up 145 copies, 10 reviews
Stormy Challenge 140 copies, 3 reviews
Fabulous Beast 137 copies
Serpent in Paradise 129 copies, 2 reviews
Chance Of A Lifetime 122 copies, 2 reviews
The Devil To Pay 118 copies, 1 review
Nightwalker 110 copies, 1 review
Too Wild to Wed? 106 copies
All the Colors of Night 106 copies, 6 reviews
The Lady Has a Past 104 copies, 8 reviews
The Silver Snare 101 copies, 1 review
The Private Eye [and] Beguiled 94 copies, 1 review
Second Wife 90 copies, 1 review
Whirlwind Courtship 80 copies, 1 review
Dangerous Magic 77 copies, 1 review
Gentle Pirate 72 copies
Lightning in a Mirror 71 copies, 5 reviews
Velvet Touch 68 copies
The Fatal Fortune 68 copies, 1 review
Renaissance Man 67 copies
Body Guard 66 copies
Gamemaster 65 copies
Relentless Adversary 64 copies, 1 review
Green Fire 63 copies, 1 review
Affair of Honor 62 copies
The Private Eye 61 copies
Power Play 61 copies
Wizard 61 copies, 1 review
Cautious Lover 60 copies
Dreams, Part 1 59 copies, 1 review
Golden Goddess 58 copies
Battle Prize 57 copies
Affair of Risk 56 copies, 1 review
Guild boss 55 copies, 5 reviews
Wagered Weekend 53 copies
Dreams, Part 2 50 copies
Right of Possession 49 copies, 1 review
Spellbound 49 copies, 2 reviews
A Man's Protection 49 copies, 1 review
Trading Secrets 49 copies, 1 review
Double Dealing 48 copies
Saxon's Lady 43 copies, 1 review
When She Dreams 31 copies, 3 reviews
Connecting Rooms {novella} 30 copies, 2 reviews
Queen of Hearts 19 copies
Cop Next Door 15 copies, 1 review
Take 5, Volume 2 (Anthology 5-in-1) (Contributor) 10 copies
Test of Time 2 copies
Sabrina's Scheme 2 copies, 1 review
Ryzykantka 1 copy
Seduccion 1 copy
Wizard 1 copy
Joy 1 copy

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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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