Portrait of Stephanie Laurens

Stephanie Laurens

Author of more than 42 romance titles, Stephanie Laurens has hit the New York Times bestseller list with her last 23 books.

Stephanie Laurens began writing historical romances as an escape from the dry world of professional science. Her hobby quickly ballooned into a career with the publication of her wildly popular novels about the Cynster family. She currently has 42 novels and 4 novellas published, all of which are continually in print. All of her novels have been translated into other languages and are published around the globe. Her last 23 books have been New York Times bestsellers, many in both hardcover and mass market editions.

From her home outside Melbourne, Australia, where she lives with her husband and two cats, Stephanie continues to pen her signature historical romances set in Regency England. Beyond Seduction, is the sixth book in a group of novels about the members of the exclusive Bastion Club introduced in the novel The Lady Chosen. The last book she released was The Elusive Bride (March 2010) and her next book is The Brazen Bride, due to be released in July 2010.