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Putney, Mary Jo

Works: 230 works in 1,144 publications in 16 languages and 48,151 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Romance fiction  Historical fiction  History  Fantasy fiction  Paranormal fiction  Time-travel fiction  Domestic fiction  Spy stories 
Roles: Author, Author of introduction
Classifications: PS3566.U83, 813.54
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Mary Jo Putney
Most widely held works by Mary Jo Putney
A kiss of fate : a novel by Mary Jo Putney( Book )

36 editions published between 1984 and 2010 in 7 languages and held by 1,926 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hiding mystical powers that assist his efforts to end hostilities between Scotland and England, clan laird Duncan Macrae falls for English widow Gwyneth Owens, whose own latent powers are released when she experiences foreboding visions
Never less than a lady by Mary Jo Putney( Book )

22 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 1,895 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"As the sole remaining heir to the Earl of Daventry, Alexander Randall knows his duty: find a wife and sire a son of his own. The perfect bride for a man in his position would be a biddable young girl of good breeding. But the woman who haunts his imagination is Julia Bancroft, a village midwife with a dark secret that thrusts her into Randall's protection"--Publisher
The China bride by Mary Jo Putney( Book )

45 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in 11 languages and held by 1,832 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The orphaned daughter of a Scottish father and Chinese concubine mother, Troth Montgomery supports herself working as a translator for Europeans in China, where she encounters Kyle Renbourne, Viscount of Maxwell
The marriage spell : a novel by Mary Jo Putney( Book )

22 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 1,818 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of Wellington's most respected officers, Jack Langdon, Lord Frayne, successfully hides his talent for sorcery from his peers, until a near fatal injury leads him to Abigail Barton, a skilled wizard whose price for saving his life is his hand in marriage
The wild child by Mary Jo Putney( Book )

31 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in 8 languages and held by 1,797 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recently betrothed to wealthy but strange Lady Meriel Grahame, Kyle Renbourne, heir to the Duke of Wrexham, is called overseas and asks his twin brother, Dominic, to masquerade as the groom-to-be, with unexpected repercussions
The bartered bride by Mary Jo Putney( Book )

18 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and held by 1,736 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Alexandra Warren ventured to Australia as a young bride eager for adventure. A dozen years later she is returning home as a widow and mother when a pirate attack separate her from her beloved daughter and condemned Alex to a life of servitude."--Jacket
Not quite a wife by Mary Jo Putney( Book )

15 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 1,693 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James, Lord Kirkland, owns a shipping fleet, half a London gaming house, and is a ruthlessly effective spymaster. Laurel Herbert gave James her heart as an innocent young girl, until she saw him perform an act of shocking violence. That night she left the husband who is far more than the fashionable lord he seems, and he let her go without a word of protest. Now, ten years later, a chance encounter turns passionate, with consequences that cannot be ignored. But as they try to rebuild what was broken, they must face common enemies and a very uncommon love
Sometimes a rogue by Mary Jo Putney( Book )

13 editions published between 2013 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,598 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The very well bred Miss Sarah Clarke-Townsend has always quietly yearned for adventure, but she gets more than she bargained for when an impulsive act of courage saves her pregnant twin, but puts her own life at risk. If the kidnappers after her sister discover they've abducted Sarah instead, she will surely pay with her life. Rob Carmichael survived his disastrous family by turning his back on his heritage and becoming a formidable Bow Street Runner with a passion for justice and a talent for rescuing damsels in distress. When he discovers that the sister-in-law of his friend the Duke of Ashton has been abducted, he swiftly follows the kidnappers to Ireland. After Rob rescues Sarah, they undertake a hazardous escape. As they dodge their pursuers, Rob discovers that his companion is as intrepid as she is sunny, and Sarah finds a man who is as trustworthy as he is dangerous. But when they reach England, Rob's past reaches out to seize him in a shocking way, and the fearsome Bow Street Runner may not survive without the aid of a graceful golden lady
Not always a saint by Mary Jo Putney( Book )

12 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 1,558 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Medical student and saint-like Daniel Herbert becomes attracted to the Black Widow, Jessie Kelham, but if he recognizes her the demons of her past will surely erupt. Yet they cannot keep apart--and soon they are drawn into a union that may bring joy--or shattering danger
A distant magic by Mary Jo Putney( Book )

20 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 1,558 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On a visit to Marseille to attend a Guardian wedding, Jean Macrae is kidnapped by Captain Nikolai Gregorio, a handsome stranger who claims that her family owes him a blood debt and who threatens to sell her into slavery on the Barbary Coast
One perfect rose by Mary Jo Putney( Book )

38 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in 7 languages and held by 1,496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stephen Kenyon, the new Duke of Ashburton, has always known exactly what society expected of him. But a doctor's grim diagnosis leaves him longing to experience life as never before. Traveling incognito, he becomes entangled with a wandering theater family and their spirited adopted daughter, Rosalind Jordan. With no time to waste in courtship, Stephen convinces Rosalind to marry him-an arrangement that has advantages for both. The warm companionship and profound passion they share is more than Stephen expected, and far more than his family and his own guarded nature ever allowed. But each passing, perfect day together is a bittersweet reminder that love is the one thing he is not at liberty to offer, and the one thing she can never admit
Loving a lost Lord by Mary Jo Putney( Book )

27 editions published between 2009 and 2017 in 10 languages and held by 1,376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Battered by the sea, Adam remembers nothing of his past, his ducal rank, nor the shipwreck that almost claimed his life. However, he's delighted to hear that the golden-haired vision tending his wounds is his wife. But Mariah Clarke has a secret -- and a passion begun in fantasy has become dangerously real and completely irresistible
No longer a gentleman by Mary Jo Putney( Book )

21 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grey Sommers, Lord Wyndham, never met a predicament he couldn't charm his way out of. Then a tryst with a government official's wife during a bit of casual espionage in France condemns him to a decade in a dungeon, leaving him a shadow of his former self. Yet his greatest challenge may be the enigmatic spy sent to free his body--the only woman who might heal his soul. Cassie Fox lost everything in the chaos of revolution, leaving only a determination to help destroy Napoleon's empire through her perilous calling. Rescuing Grey is merely one more mission. She hadn't counted on a man with the stark beauty of a ravaged angel, whose desperate courage and vulnerability thaw her frozen heart. But a spy and a lord are divided by an impassable gulf even if they manage to survive one last, terrifying mission. . .Praise for Loving a Lost Lord"Intoxicating and not-to-be missed."--Romantic Times (4 ' Stars, Top Pick) "Rich with historical detail and multifaceted characters."--Publishers Weekly, starred review"Exquisitely and sensitively written."--Library Journal, starred review"Romance at its best!"--Julia Quinn
Stolen magic by Mary Jo Putney( Book )

22 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Assigned the task of ensuring that those of the Lineage do not misuse their powers, Simon Malmain, Earl of Falconer, confronts a rogue Guardian, Lord Drayton, who uses a spell to transform Malmain into a unicorn
The bargain by Mary Jo Putney( Book )

28 editions published between 1988 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To keep her fortune, heiress Lady Jocelyn Kendall impulsively weds a penniless officer dying of wounds received at Waterloo, but when the man recovers, she suddenly finds herself with a healthy, vibrant husband who wants to renegotiate the terms of their bargain--and possess her heart
The spiral path by Mary Jo Putney( Book )

14 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 867 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"For years, Kenzie Scott was everything to Raine Marlowe, the friend she turned to for courage and comfort, the lover who touched the most tender parts of her heart, the husband she adored but never really knew. Even as their marriage disintegrates into a civilized divorce, he helps her achieve her dream of becoming a director by agreeing to play the lead in The Centurion."--Back cover
The burning point by Mary Jo Putney( Book )

21 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 819 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To keep control of the family demolition business and her inheritance, Kate Corsi must work with her ex-husband, Donovan
Nowhere near respectable by Mary Jo Putney( Book )

8 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 813 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

He's a bastard and a gambler and society's favourite reprobate. But to Lady Kiri Lawford he's a hero-- braver than the smugglers whom he rescues her from, more honorable than any lord she's ever met, and far more attractive than any man has a right to be. How can she not fall in love? But Damian Mackenzie has secrets that leave no room in his life for courting high-born young ladies-- especially not the sister of one of his oldest friends. Yet when Kiri's quick thinking reveals a deadly threat to England's crown, Damian learns that she is nowhere near as prim and respectable as he first assumed, and the lady is far more alluring than any man can resist
The rake by Mary Jo Putney( Book )

23 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 780 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man's past doesn't have to map his fate, especially when a woman holds the key to his destiny in this timeless novel by New York Times bestselling author and legend in historical romance Mary Jo Putney. . .Disinherited and disgraced, Reginal
Once a soldier by Mary Jo Putney( Book )

3 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 697 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As heir to a title and great wealth, Will Masterson should have stayed home and tended his responsibilities. Instead he went to war. Now, after perilous years fighting the French, he intends his current mission to be his last. But all his plans are forgotten when he arrives in the small mountain stronghold of San Gabriel and meets her. Knowing herself to be too tall, strong, and unconventional to appeal to a man, Athena Markham has always gloried in her independence. But for the first time in her life, she finds a man who might be her match. Two of a kind, too brave for their own good, Athena and Will vow to do whatever it takes to vanquish San Gabriel's enemies. For neither will back down from death, and only together can they find happiness and a love deeper than any they'd dared imagine
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The China bride
Alternative Names
Mary Jo Putney American writer

Mary Jo Putney Amerikaans romanschrijfster

Mary Jo Putney écrivaine américaine

Mary Jo Putney escritora estadounidense

Patni, Mėri Dzho

Patni, Meri Džo

Putney, M. J.

Putney, M. J. (Mary Jo)

Putney Marie Jo

Putney, Mary Jo

Мери Джо Пътни

パトニー, メアリー・ジョー


Never less than a ladyThe China brideThe marriage spell : a novelThe wild childThe bartered brideA distant magicOne perfect roseLoving a lost Lord