Mary Balogh grew up in Wales and now lives with her husband, Robert, in Saskatchewan, Canada. She has written more than one hundred historical novels and novellas, more than thirty of which have been New York Times bestsellers. They include the Bedwyn saga, the Simply quartet, the Huxtable quintet, the seven-part Survivors' Club series and the Westcott series.
"Mary Balogh sets the gold standard in historical romance."--New York Timesbestselling author Jayne Ann Krentz Praise for Only Beloved "Begins quietly but builds with emotional intensity...Engrossing and lovely."--BookPage "[An] unforgettable, danger-tinged story. It tugs at the heartstrings and will leave fans thoroughly gratified."--Library Journal (starred review) "A satisfying conclusion to an intense and popular historical series."--Publishers Weekly "Balogh wraps up her celebrated series with a perfect happy-ever-after."--Kirkus Reviews "A novel filled with realistic characters, a tender love story and a bit of suspense...that holds readers spellbound."--RT Book Reviews "Another heart-warming and impressive performance from Balogh"--Historical Novel Society