Saturday, March 13, 2010

Pure Passion - Love Story of the Year

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I am getting ridiculously excited about the upcoming Romantic Novelists' Association Pure Passion Awards Lunch on Tuesday. (The pendant is my commemorative present to myself.)

The awards have generated a lot of interest, as part of which Fair Deception (shortlisted for Love Story of the Year) has received a lovely review from SingleTitles .

Julie says:

Jan Jones writes with such verve and gusto that readers will be thoroughly enchanted by her exciting, enthralling and wonderfully engrossing debut historical romance, Fair Deception! Ms. Jones’ love for the Regency period shines in her writing and she manages to make the past come vividly to life without being didactic or overwhelming. A fast-paced romantic adventure that sparkles with atmosphere, danger, drama, humour and passion, Jan Jones’ Fair Deception is a mesmerizing historical romance in the grand tradition of Jane Austen and Georgette Heyer which reader will want to read again and again!

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5 comments:

Beth Elliott said...

That is a super review! Very good luck with the Award, Jan.

Jan Jones said...

Thank you, Beth!

I like your new photo, by the way.

Margaret Muir said...

Fingers crossed today for the awards.
Marg Muir

Nicola Slade said...

Fingers and toes crossed for tomorrow!

Jan Jones said...

Thanks, everyone. Have got so much crossed it's going to be really difficult getting dressed in my posh clothes tomorrow!