Jayne Ann Krentz

Jayne Ann Krentz

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.



Now, Jayne Ann Castle Krentz with her seven pennames is considered a pillar in the contemporary romance genre. For some years, she only uses three pennames for each of three different periods from time: "Jayne Ann Krentz" (her married name) from the present, "Jayne Castle" (her birth name) from the future and her most famous penname: "Amanda Quick" from the past. She is famous for her work ethic, beginning her writing by 7 am six days a week. Her heroines never are damsels in hardships, they are often heroes. Her novels also contain mystery or paranormal elements.

                 
Contemporary RomanceFeb-1996 Buy
Romantic SuspenseJan-2006 Buy
Romantic SuspenseJan-2012 Buy
Contemporary RomanceApr-1987 Buy
Fantasy RomanceNov-1986 Buy
Contemporary RomanceMay-2001 Buy
Contemporary RomanceFeb-1997 Buy
Romantic SuspenseJan-2013 Buy
Contemporary RomanceJun-2000 Buy
Contemporary RomanceMay-1999 Buy
Romantic SuspenseNov-2004 Buy
Contemporary RomanceOct-1992 Buy
Romantic SuspenseJan-2010 Buy
Contemporary RomanceOct-1998 Buy
Contemporary RomanceJan-1989 Buy
Contemporary RomanceJul-1988 Buy
Contemporary RomanceMar-1990 Buy
Contemporary RomanceFeb-1994 Buy
Contemporary RomanceOct-1993 Buy
Romantic SuspenseJan-2011 Buy
Romantic SuspenseJan-2003 Buy
Romantic SuspenseJan-2001 Buy
Contemporary RomanceNov-1987 Buy
Contemporary RomanceApr-1992 Buy
Romantic SuspenseJan-2014 Buy
Romantic SuspenseJan-2009 Buy
RomanceDec-2011 Buy
Contemporary RomanceFeb-1998 Buy
Contemporary RomanceMar-1991 Buy
Romantic SuspenseJan-2008 Buy
Romantic SuspenseJan-2002 Buy
Contemporary RomanceJan-2000 Buy
Contemporary RomanceMay-2002 Buy
Contemporary RomanceOct-1991 Buy
Science FictionMar-1986 Buy
Contemporary RomanceFeb-1995 Buy
Romantic SuspenseJan-2004 Buy
Contemporary RomanceJun-1986 Buy
Romantic SuspenseFeb-2007 Buy
Contemporary RomanceApr-1993 Buy
(ss) Paranormal RomanceJun-1995 Buy
HI-10Romantic SuspenseJan-1985 Buy
HI-17Romantic SuspenseMay-1985 Buy
HT-11Contemporary RomanceMay-1984 Buy
HT-21Contemporary RomanceAug-1984 Buy
HT-34Contemporary RomanceNov-1984 Buy
HT-45Contemporary RomanceFeb-1985 Buy
HT-74Contemporary RomanceSep-1985 Buy
HT-91Contemporary RomanceJan-1986 Buy
HT-109Contemporary RomanceJun-1986 Buy
HT-125Contemporary RomanceOct-1986 Buy
HT-146Contemporary RomanceMar-1987 Buy
HT-157Contemporary RomanceJun-1987 Buy
HT-168Contemporary RomanceAug-1987 Buy
HT-177Contemporary RomanceNov-1987 Buy
HT-191Contemporary RomanceFeb-1988 Buy
HT-219Contemporary RomanceSep-1988 Buy
HT-229Contemporary RomanceDec-1988 Buy
HT-230Contemporary RomanceDec-1988 Buy
HT-241Contemporary RomanceMar-1989 Buy
HT-270Contemporary RomanceOct-1989 Buy
HT-287Contemporary RomanceFeb-1990 Buy
HT-293Contemporary RomanceApr-1990 Buy
HT-302Contemporary RomanceJun-1990 Buy
HT-341Contemporary RomanceApr-1991 Buy
HT-365Contemporary RomanceOct-1991 Buy
HT-377Contemporary RomanceJan-1992 Buy

Reissues -- Writing as Jayne Ann Krentz

Paranormal RomanceJul-1989 Buy
Contemporary Romance1980 Buy
SD-49Contemporary RomanceMar-1983 Buy
SD-115Contemporary RomanceFeb-1984 Buy
SD-127Contemporary RomanceApr-1984 Buy
SD-145Contemporary RomanceJul-1984 Buy
SD-187Contemporary RomanceFeb-1985 Buy
SD-211Contemporary RomanceJun-1985 Buy
SIM-9Contemporary RomanceAug-1983 Buy
SIM-21Contemporary RomanceNov-1983 Buy
SSE-15Contemporary RomanceApr-1982 Buy
SSE-35Contemporary RomanceJul-1982 Buy
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