Amanda Quick is a pseudonym for Jayne Ann Krentz, who is the author of forty New York Times bestsellers under various pen names; there are more than 25 million copies of her books in print.
Quick delivers another reliable Regency romantic-suspense story, her second in a series (I Thee Wed, 1999, etc.) about
masters of the ancient philosophy and martial art of Vanza.
Along with a load of useful rules for living, Artemis Hunt was taught shrewdness and craftiness by monks in the Garden
Temples of Vanzagara. Read full book review >
``In romance the success of an individual author is not based on how well she writes by conventional standards, but on how compelling she can create her fantasy and on how readers...can step into it with her.'' Thus Amanda Quick, as Jayne Ann Krentz, in her introduction to Dangerous Men and Adventurous Women (1992—not reviewed), an anthology concerning the romantic novel. Read full book review >