Mary Balogh grew up in Wales, and after graduating from university, moved to Saskatchewan, Canada, to teach high-school English. Her first Regency love story, "A Masked Deception," was published in 1985. She has written more than seventy novels and almost thirty novellas since then, including the "New York Times" bestselling "Slightly" sextet and "Simply" quartet. She has won numerous awards, including Bestselling Historical of the Year from the Borders Group, and her novel "Simply Magic" was a finalist in the Quill Awards. She lives in Regina, Canada.
Debbie Macomber, #1 "New York Times" bestselling author
"Mary Balogh does it again. She transported me to the wonderful world of Regency England. This is a not-to-be-missed story with a surprising twist."
Christine Feehan, #1 "New York Times" bestselling author
"A marvelous gem of a story"
"Will have readers gasping and smiling with delight. A can't-miss choice...."
"Romantic Times," 4 1/2 stars
"Readers will see this delightful novella as a gift from a favorite author. Balogh utilizes the classic class theme, gives it a twist or two, and utterly charms fans with a tale that's sweet and sizzling, witty and romantic, dramatic and surprising. Better than chocolate or flowers, it's a love story to remember."