After graduating from law school J.R. Ward began working in health care in Boston and spent many years as chief of staff for one of the premier academic medical centres in the US. She lives in Kentucky with her husband.
Readers looking for a new thrilling paranormal romance read with
just the right amount of magic and action should pick up J.R.
Ward's The Jackal. In an exciting new companion series to
her ever-popular Black Dagger Brotherhood collection, Ward
creates a tale of adventure, love, heartbreak, and betrayal with
unforeseen twists to keep readers turning the pages * The Nerd
[A] sultry dive into the depths of the glymera's prison system...the fiery repartee between the couple keeps the pages turning. This spicy new chapter is sure to delight Ward's long-time fans * Publishers Weekly *
The latest expansion of Ward's elaborate world builds on its own mythology while introducing new characters and revisiting old favourites. A must-read for fans of this long-running series, and an accessible jumping-on point for newcomers * Library Journal *
Everything Ward brings here is big - the danger, the plot twists, the feelings, the secret prison hot springs - so the over-the-top, happily-ever-after ending fits right in. Plus, the involvement of one of the Brothers will thrill series fans, who will clamour for more * Booklist *