Jayne Ann Castle was born on March 28, 1948 in Borrego Springs, California. She obtained a B.A in History and a Masters degree in Library Science. After her graduation, she married with Frank Krentz, an engineer. She worked in the Duke University, when she published her first novels in 1979.
It’s no coincidence when Grace Elland finds a vodka bottle next to the lifeless body of her boss, motivational speaker Sprague Witherspoon. The bottle is a terrifying -- and deliberate -- reminder of the horrors of her past. Grace retreats to her hometown to regroup and tries to put everythin...
It’s been thirteen years since Lucy Sheridan was in Summer River. The last time she visited her aunt Sara there, as a teenager, she’d been sent home suddenly after being dragged out of a wild party -- by the guy she had a crush on, just to make it more embarrassing. Obviously Mason Fletcher -- ...
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The death of her friend and mentor, Evelyn Ballinger, brings psychic counselor Gwen Frazier back to the small town of Wilby, Oregon, and brings back memories she would rather forget. Two years earlier, a killer stalked the members of one of Ballinger's research studies including Gwen. And though sh...
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A rare book. An ancient code. An all-new novel from the New York Times-bestselling master of passion and the paranormal. Within the pages of very rare books some centuries old lie the secrets of the paranormal. Abby Radwell's unusual psychic talent has made her an expert in such volumes-and some...
Chilling paranormal suspense in a small California town -- by the New York Times bestselling author of the Arcane Society novels! As the director at Jones & Jones, a psychical investigation agency, Fallon Jones solves crimes of a different nature. Jones’s latest case involves a body found in t...
New York Times bestselling author Jayne Ann Krentz introduces the Looking Glass Trilogy with her new Arcane Society novel -- the story of a woman who knows too much -- and the psychic detective who loves her.... When Fallon Jones took over the family business, he moved Jones & Jones headquarters t...
The New York Times -- bestselling author presents her latest Arcane Society novel and introduces the first book in the Dreamlight Trilogy -- the story of a curse that spans generations, and the love that can heal it. . . . More than three centuries ago, Nicholas Winters irrevocably altered his g...
Luther Malone is an ex-cop who walks with a cane. Grace Renquist is a librarian who can read auras. Their only common link is the Arcane Society, the secretive paranormal organization that has teamed them up to find a killer. But even before they reach their hotel in Maui -- where they'll be posin...
Raine Tallentyre always tried to heed her late aunt Vella's advice--and keep her paranormal abilities a secret. But when she journeys to Shelbyville, Washington, to clear out her aunt's house, Raine's highly developed sensitivity leads her to a horrifying discovery: a young woman held captive in th...
The bestselling author of All Night Long and Falling Awake takes us beyond the everyday boundaries of the mind--and the heart--in a compulsively readable new novel of power, deception and danger. Level-ten parasensitive Clare Lancaster has resigned herself to the fact that she may never find a s...
Investigative reporter Irene Stenson hasn't been to her hometown of Dunsley, California, since the gruesome night she found both her parents dead on the kitchen floor. Now, seventeen years later, Irene has received a shocking new lead about their deaths - and is determined to discover the truth of ...
As a dream interpreter at the Belvedere Center for Sleep Research, Isabel Wright has never lacked attention from the opposite sex. Of course that's because they're hoping she'll shed a little light on their dreams. Lately, however, she's been pining for a man she's never met. She knows him only as ...
Interior designer Zoe Luce has found peace and contentment in Whispering Springs, Arizona. She's settling into newlywed life with private investigator Ethan Truax. Few know of her ability to sense the dark secrets hidden within the walls of a house, and she wants to keep it that way--even from Etha...
Zoe Luce is a successful interior designer in the Arizona town of Whispering Springs who's developed an unusual career specialty-helping recently divorced clients redesign their homes, to help them forget the past and start anew. But Zoe knows that some things can't be covered up with a coat of pai...
Return to small-town Eclipse Bay, Oregon -- where scandalous passions and decades-old resentments swirl with the relentless fury of a summer storm... Word gets around fast in Eclipse Bay. Nick Harte should know--his family's legendary feud with the Madisons fueled the local gossip mill for year...
A con artist and seductress, Meredith Spooner lived fast--and died young. But her final scam--embezzling more than a million dollars from a college endowment fund--is coming back to haunt Leonora Hutton. The tainted money is stashed away in an offshore account for Leonora. And while she wants nothi...
Nothing was ever simple between a Madison and a Harte. The feud that had divided their families still simmered. Now, only months after their siblings' wedding, Lillian Harte and Gabe Madison are at each other's throat. Successful CEO Gabe had insisted on becoming a client of Lillian's matchmakin...
Cady Briggs is very useful to Mack Easton--her expertise in art and antiques helps his shadowy, low-profile company, Lost and Found, find missing treasures for high-paying clients. But as Cady's beloved Aunt Vesta warns her, being useful to a client is one thing-and being used is another. Still, C...
Eclipse Bay has grown and flourished on the rugged Oregon coast, where the shore can be rocky and forbidding, full of sharp cliffs and hidden coves. But this small town is also filled with secrets as treacherous as the landscape -- and rivalries as fierce as an ocean storm... Their grandfather...
Executive Elizabeth Cabot knows when to cut her losses--and she runs her personal life the same way. So when she learns that Jack Fairfax has deceived her, she's determined to end their romantic relationship. But breaking up their business deal is trickier--after all, they have a signed contract. ...
At a luxurious Arizona resort, a hard-edged businessman and a beautiful art consultant make a tantalizing mind-body connection--while a killer threatens their piece of paradise. After a career-stalling tangle with a fraudulent gallery owner, Art Deco expert Alexa Chambers is ready to take risks ...
Olivia Chantry may leave her desk in disarray, but she's a business dynamo: her Seattle-based company, Light Fantastic, creates the promotional flash her clients need. Her marvelous success has almost made up for a crumbled marriage that has left her wedded to a career instead of a mate. But all th...
Eugenia Swift is a young woman of singular sensibilities, and a connoisseur of beauty. As the director of the Leafbrook Glass Museum, she's been asked to travel to Frog Cove Island -- an artistic haven near Seattle -- to catalog an important collection of art glass. But thanks to unsavory rumors su...
Charity Trout and Elias Winter, two of the Pacific Northwest's most powerful corporate figures, are both facing crises of career and the heart. Fate has brought them together in Washington's tiny Whispering Waters Cove, each eager to downsize and simplify. They're both determined to avoid mergers o...
Molly Abberwick, trustee of her late father's foundation, is furious with her new consultant, scientist-philosopher Dr. Harry Stratton Trevelyan. Harry is brilliant, sexy, and absolutely impossible-- and his outrageous suggestion of a scientifically inspired affair with her is positively the last ...
In the springtime, our thoughts do turn to love...to the sweet thrill of a first kiss...a romantic walk at twilight...a glance across a crowded room that says, your're mine. Now savor the magic of love everlasting with five new tales of romance and intrigue from your favorite writers. Let: Jayne An...
Desdemona Wainwright thinks Sam Stark looks much too calm for a man who has just been left at the altar. But she was hired to cater his wedding, not save it. She marches into Stark's den to demand the much-needed payment for the canceled reception-- and discovers opposites do attract! Head of a...
Cleopatra Robbins has imagined the moment when she'll meet the man of her dreams. But when Max Fortune strides into the Robbins' Nest Inn, a devastating sensation sweeps through her. She knows it's him. And he's all wrong! Head of the giant Curzon hotel chain, a cynical man whose only passion in...
SHE'S A FREE SPIRIT WITH NO HEAD FOR FIGURES. HE'S A PIN-STRIPED EXECUTIVE WITH NO HEART FOR ROMANCE. IT'S A PERFECT MATCH. Serenity Makepeace knows a lot about whole-grain bread, but she doesn't know beans about business. Her new catalog company featuring local handicrafts will benefit her off...
Annie Lyncroft knew her scheme was outrageous. She'd come to the elegant penthouse to meet Oliver Rain, the richest and possibly the most dangerous man in the Pacific Northwest. Annie needed this sensual, secretive corporate maverick for what she was about to propose. Marriage! With her brother...
Almost a decade of working for the high-powered Gilchrist family empire has made Katy Wade sassy, spunky-and secretly determined to open her own business. There's one last problem she has to solve before she feels free to leave. The Gilchrists need an heir apparent to save their mysteriously flound...
SHE JUST INHERITED HIS COMPANY HE WANTS TO GET IT BACK EXECUTIVE ACTION: A TAKEOVER OF THE HEART Midwestern librarian Letitia Thornquist didn't have the right stuff to run Thornquist Gear, Inc. That was the bottom-line opinion of Joel Blackstone, the seasoned CEO who had built the small Seat...
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Play the hero? Not likely! Josh January--A burned-out, beat-up rogue of a private eye. His last case had nearly killed him .... Maggie Gladstone--The vibrant, sexy innkeeper who'd read too many detective novels . . . and wanted badly to believe in heroes. Shrewdly. Josh agreed to investiga...
SHE'S THE ANGEL OF HIS DREAMS. HE'S THE SEXIEST DEVIL SHE EVEN HEAVEN-SENT LOVE CAN BE HOT AS HELL.... The free-spirited rebel of her powerful family, Jessie Benedict was determined not to marry her father's protege, Sam Hatchard. But no one was taking "NO!" for an answer: not Jessie's mother a...
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He was tall, dark and eligible... Hotel magnate Owen Sutherland was the last man Angie Townsend expected to marry. After all, his family had been feuding with hers for years. But in three short months, Owen convinced her to be his wife. Angie loved him . . . or so she thought. On her wedding ...
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Swept off her feet... History professor Letty Conroy had led a quiet, scandal-free life--until she found out fiance Xavier Augustine had had her investigated and declared perfect wife material. They Letty set out to prove him wrong. She had some wild and naughty plans that impudent Augustine mig...
HE WANTS HER BACK. SHE HAS HER DOUBTS. LOVE BURNED THEM ONCE --- NOW THEY'RE TWICE AS HOT! Successful but shy, Seattle art dealer Mattie Sharpe fell for handsome, outspoken, professional adventurer Hugh Abbott at first sight. So she turned up her courage, let down her hair and made him an offer...
High noon drama was cowboy fare Romance writer Margaret Lark knew all about tough cowboys in pin-striped suits: they were the heroes in her books. She wouldn't admit fantasizing about that type of man, though, much less acknowledge the fact that she'd walked out on one not long ago. But corpora...
She believed in happy endings When romance writer Sarah Fleetwood hired an ex-adventurer to help her locate an old family heirloom, she fully intended to live out her secret fantasy. Anew Gideon Trace was it. Dark, mysterious, dangerously appealing, he personified the heroes she'd dreamed and wr...
SHE'S GOT A SHARE IN HIS FAMILY'S FORTUNE. HE'S INTERESTED IN HER ASSETS. IT WAS LOVE AT FIRST FIGHT. Stunning, stubborn and independent, Philadelphia Fox lost the best friend she ever had because of the fabulously rich and powerful Lightfoot family of Washington state. Now she's got her friend...
Reality was much more satisfying Katherine Inskip's ideal man didn't exist in this century. Nevertheless, her dreams and the books she wrote were dominated by a swashbuckling pirate. She'd never imagined she'd encounter him in the flesh . . . until she met Jared Hawthorne. Owner of the South ...
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He could forget the dividends! Juliana Grant naturally assumed that once she'd been intimate with her man she was free to pop the question. But when Travis Sawyer turned her down flat, Juliana pulled the sheets out from under him. From now on all he was going to handle were her finances. Yet...
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She planned to come out on top As Kyle Stockbridge's executive assistant, Rebecca Wade already knew him quite intimately. She knew that the man was indomitable--and certainly not used to being outdone by a woman. So when she inherited the land he considered his, the land that was the object of a...
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They were destined for passion -- and adventure! Troubled thoughts haunted Verity Ames when she considered the uncontrollable passion that bonded her to Jonas Quarrel. The world saw him as a Renaissance scholar. Few people knew about the first adventure that had linked their fates, revealing t...
History was repeating itself Diana Prentice needed a break from the power games of the corporate world. She picked the charming mountain town of Fulbrook Corners as her sanctuary, not knowing that mysterious forces had lured her to the scene of an age-old struggle. Was it the local legend of th...
They were bound by fate Pregnant! Diana Prentice knew she should be ecstatic - bearing Colby Savagar's child - but she wasn't. The idea of motherhood frightened her. Almost as much as the recurring dreams that told her she needed Colby...dreams that beckoned her back to Fulbrook Corners and its ...
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The Montclair Emeralds and Joy Solid, dependable types - that was how Virginia Middlebrook and A.C. Ryerson saw themselves. Far from daring usually, they decided to take a chance and explore their friendship. And sharing a Caribbean holiday seemed a perfectly sane way to get better acquainted. ...
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Destiny found them, and rapture, wild and free, opened their hearts... As she fled to safety in the dark of the Mexican night, Verity Ames could not see the man who had saved her from attack... but he was determined to see her again. Two months later, Jonas Quarrel appeared at her California re...
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She had blossomed... Emily Ravenscroft had changed! Too often in the past she'd fallen for dashing suitors with their eyes on her family's thriving business. Too often she'd been saved from disaster by her parents' troubleshooter, Jacob Stone, long the man of her dreams. Once she took charge...
Would His Kisses Free Her Deepest Desires...Or Make Her a Prisoner of Love? From the moment Croft Falconer walked into her West Coast bookstore, Mercy felt drawn to him. He radiated an aura of mystery and a raw, primitive maleness that made her shiver with desire. Her career was books; his was v...
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Just married... On her wedding night, Katy Coltrane was thrilled by her husband, Garrett, whom she'd secretly adored for years. A devastating lover, he awakened all the passion in her. But the second revelation about her groom, the bride greeted with despair... Garrett was a practical man: h...
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He was a real pro There was nothing subtle about security agent Abraham Chance. He didn't like whiners and he didn't like weaklings. Rachel Wilder was neither--it took guts to plot against the formidable Mr. Chance. After he'd wrongly implicated her sister in an embezzlement scam, Rachel deci...
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The whole town was buzzing Filomena Cromwell's return home after ten years set small, sleepy Gallant Lake on its ear. Gorgeous, successful and driving a flashy Porsche, she was no longer the mousy girl who'd once found her fiance in bed with another woman. And Fil was determined to show the town...
He Fulfilled Her Most Sensual Dreams, But Could He Save Her From Her Most Terrifying Nightmares? For months Amy Slater had been pushing Jed away. . . at the same time her heart demanded she pull him close. She knew so little about him, except that his laughter came as easily as the dark silences...
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They'd created a new life . . . together Having a baby was supposed to be a joyous occasion, but Pru Kenyon wasn't smiling. True, her relationship with live-in love Case McCord was both electrifying and deeply satisfying. But she didn't have the benefit of a ring on her finger .. . . Pru wasn...
HE WAS FIRE... SHE WAS ICE... TOGETHER THEIR PASSION WAS A CRYSTAL FLAME A woman of glittering eyes and cool celestial bearing, she is Kalena, the last survivor of a proud heritage. Now, disguised as an innocent country girl, she is on a deadly secret mission -- to destroy her family's enemy at ...
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Wedlock to deadlock... The honeymoon was never supposed to end, Amber Langley reflected wryly. but at the rate she and Gray were going, it wouldn't even get off the ground! Amber had married Gray with her eyes open. Endearing and warm, he was everything she wanted in a husband. Oozing with s...
HANNAH HAD BEEN CONTENT WITH HER QUIET LIFE. SUDDENLY SHE WAS THE CENTER OF A CORPORATE BATTLE, A SCIENTIFIC MYSTERY AND THE TARGET FOR MURDER! Cloistered as a faculty member at a small college, beautiful Hannah Jessett could almost forget her family heritage. Few knew she was the niece of the l...
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Like a moth to a flame . . . From the moment Shannon Raine met Garth Sheridan she was inexplicably drawn to him. The dark, handsome stranger stirred something deep and primitive within her. Garth seemed to sense the same almost mystical link, and together they embarked on a voyage of passion....
She was Cidra, an ethereal, fiery-haired beauty, raised amid the serenity and shelter of a spiritual race, but belonging to another people, the so-called Wolves. He was Teague Severance, a ruggedly handsome adventurer, a Wolf used to taking - and getting - the woman he wanted. Side by side on a dan...
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Her heart was on the line Jamie Garland loved working for the eccentric Miss Isabel. Her job often threw her into the company of the most fascinating people . . . like Cade Santerre. From the start, he made no secret of the fact that he desired her. And only last night, he'd tenderly made love t...
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A most unnerving situation... Mystery writer Kimberly Sawyer had a mystery of her own to solve. Someone had sent her a single blood-red rose--but it was no loving gesture. And then one-time acquaintance Darius Cavenaugh showed up at her door unannounced. Emerald eyes gleaming and looking as s...
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The answer was crystal clear... Sara Frazer had no choice. She had to break into Adrian Saville's house to look for clues to the whereabouts of her Uncle Lowell. And once she was inside, she couldn't help doing some additional snooping around - just a little bit . . . Long before he opened the f...
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Devastatingly sexy... Those words described Cole Stockton to a T, Kelsey Murdock decided. But Cole was also a man of mystery--and that worried her. A relationship should be honest, open from the start, and he seemed to have something to hide .... But walking away wouldn't be easy. Kelsey soon...
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"Come into my parlor," said the spider to the fly Honor Mayfield didn't know it yet, but she was about to walk into a trap. She thought that her chance meeting with Conn Landry was a fortunate stroke of luck, but actually Conn had planned to lure Honor into his web for a very long time. As a ...
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Once, he'd almost been her lover Asking a favor of Julian Aries wouldn't be easy, Anne Silver knew. Months earlier they'd parted on no uncertain terms. Now she fervently needed the handsome ex-agent's help to trap some fake psychic investigators. Grudgingly, Julian listened to her plan - and ...
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Her perfect arrangement left out love Beautiful impetuous Heather Strand had big plans for running the family's Tucson resort. And one in particular was quite unorthodox. She wanted a marriage of convenience with devilishly handsome Jake Lavender, her father's right-hand man! A prenuptial con...
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He had a definite eye for beauty Meeting Torr Latime was the last thing Abby Lyndon expected from her Japanese flower-arranging class. He was dynamic, good-looking, sexy - and he created much better floral arrangements than she did! He was also the distraction Abby needed in a time of crisis, fo...
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