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Quick, Amanda

Works: 159 works in 1,110 publications in 13 languages and 81,654 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Historical fiction  Paranormal fiction  Suspense fiction  Romance fiction  Interviews  Fantasy fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  Spy stories 
Roles: Author, Narrator
Classifications: PS3561.R44, 813.54
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Publications about Amanda Quick
Publications by Amanda Quick
Most widely held works about Amanda Quick
Most widely held works by Amanda Quick
The perfect poison by Amanda Quick( Book )
47 editions published between 1996 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 4,200 libraries worldwide
Plagued by rumors that she poisoned her fiance, Lucina Bromley manages to live on the fringes of Victorian London's polite society, tending her beloved plants - and occasionally consulting on a murder investigation. But the death of a lord has shaken Lucinda to her core. At the murder scene, she picks up traces of a poison derived from a very rare species of fern. So rare, in fact, that only one specimen exists in all of England - and it was stolen from her conservatory just last month
The paid companion by Amanda Quick( Book )
35 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and Polish and held by 3,660 libraries worldwide
The Earl of St Merryn needs a woman. His intentions are purely practical- he needs someone sensible and suitable to pose as his bethrothed for a few weeks among polite society
Wicked widow by Amanda Quick( Book )
29 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and held by 3,550 libraries worldwide
Madeline Deveridge is all too aware of the whispers behind her back, the rumors that she dispatched her husband to the next world and concealed her crime. But Madeline has a far more pressing problem than being called the Wicked Widow. She fears that she and her beloved aunt are being haunted!
With this ring by Amanda Quick( Book )
44 editions published between 1981 and 2009 in 6 languages and held by 3,429 libraries worldwide
When her uncle dies under mysterious circumstances, Beatrice Poole enlists the aid of an enigmatic scholar to find the legendary Forbidden Rings of Aphrodite. Finding her irresistible, he joins her, but can his love protect her from the villain who also seeks the Rings?
Mischief by Amanda Quick( Book )
36 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in 8 languages and held by 3,413 libraries worldwide
In Regency England, a woman sets out to avenge a friend who was murdered by her abusive husband. The lady avenger is Imogen and she enrolls the aid of the Earl of Colchester, a handsome rogue. As they plot their bloody deed, passion sizzles between them.--
Crystal gardens by Amanda Quick( Book )
26 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 3,324 libraries worldwide
Moving to a country cottage where she seeks refuge in a paranormally charged garden, Evangeline Ames is rescued from a would-be assassin by the garden's owner, Lucas Sebastian, who taps Evangeline's detective skills to solve a buried-treasure mystery and stop a common enemy
Affair by Amanda Quick( Book )
51 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in 11 languages and held by 3,171 libraries worldwide
The 18th century English sleuth, Charlotte Arkendale has made such a lucrative career from investigating prospective husbands for women she has to hire help. The new employee is Baxter St. Ives and Charlotte feels an immediate attraction. But St. Ives has his own agenda. By the author of Mischief
Burning lamp by Amanda Quick( Book )
3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 3,149 libraries worldwide
Sylvester Jones and Nicholas Winters, founders of the Arcane Society, each sought to enhance their individual psychic talents. Winters' efforts led to the creation of a device called the Burning Lamp. Each generation the Winters man who inherits it is destined to develop multiple talents and the curse of madness. Now, plagued by hallucinations and nightmares, notorious crime lord Griffin Winters is convinced he has been struck with the Winters Curse and sets out to find a cure
Quicksilver by Amanda Quick( Book )
28 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,131 libraries worldwide
Virginia Dean wakes at midnight beside a dead body, with a bloody knife in her hand and no memory of the evening's events. Dark energy, emanating from the mirrors lining the room, overpowers her senses. With no apparent way in or out, she's rescued by a man she's met only once before, but won't soon forget. ... Owen Sweetwater inherited his family's talent for hunting the psychical monsters who prey on London's women and children, and his investigation into the deaths of two glass-readers has led him here. The high-society types of the exclusive Arcane Society would consider Virginia an illusionist, a charlatan, even a criminal. But Owen knows better. Virginia's powers are real - and so is the power she exerts over him simply with her presence. And if her abilities can be relied upon in the midst of great danger, they just might be the key to his investigation
The mystery woman by Amanda Quick( Book )
16 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 3,014 libraries worldwide
Targeted by a disabled former spy for the Crown who wrongly believes she is blackmailing his sister, Beatrice Lockwood offers her assistance in tracking down the real culprit and eventually falls for the spy only to find herself hunted by a mad scientist who would resurrect a dead lover
Otherwise engaged by Amanda Quick( Book )
17 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and Polish and held by 2,994 libraries worldwide
Barely escaping a would-be abductor who has left a trail of victims in his wake, world traveler Miss Amity Doncaster discovers that her attacker has become obsessed with gossip that ties Amity to scientist Benedict Stanbridge, a spy for the throne who resolves to bring the killer to justice
Don't look back by Amanda Quick( Book )
28 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 2,717 libraries worldwide
Private inquiry agent Lavinia Lake and her sometime-partner, Tobias March, investigate the murder of the young wife of an old friend and the theft of a priceless ancient bracelet that supposedly possesses mystical powers
Garden of lies by Amanda Quick( Book )
19 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in English and held by 2,714 libraries worldwide
"When Ursula Kern, proprietor of the Kern Secretarial Agency, discovers the body of one of her best secretaries, she immediately suspects murder. But no one, including the police, believes her. So Ursula seeks the help of her newest and most mysterious client, Slater Roxton"--
Mystique by Amanda Quick( Book )
18 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,603 libraries worldwide
In medieval Scotland, Lady Alice offers Hugh the Relentless a bargain, she will help find the stolen Stone of Scarcliffe, which he needs to rule his lands, if he will provide a dowry so she can leave her nasty uncle and enter a convent. The knight agrees on condition that she will be his bride for a year first. By the author of Mistress
The Third Circle by Amanda Quick( Book )
7 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 2,430 libraries worldwide
In this new Arcane Society novel set in Victorian England, Leona Hewitt, a gifted crystal worker, isn't the only one sneaking into Lord Delbridge's private museum to recover a relic. Thaddeus Ware, a mesmerist with psychic gifts, is on a similar mission. Neither one of them has any idea that this relic--a rare ancient crystal--will lead them in a deadly chase where danger and desire await
Lie by moonlight by Amanda Quick( Book )
7 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 2,389 libraries worldwide
Hired to teach four orphaned girls at remote, ramshackle Aldwick Castle, Miss Concordia Glade is pleased to find her pupils both eager and bright. Provided for by an unseen benefactor, they are surrounded at all times by hard-eyed guards in the guise of gardeners. During an investigation into a woman's death, private inquiry agent Ambrose Wells finds himself on the castle grounds -- and in the middle of chaos. The building is in flames. People are dead. And a woman and four girls are fleeing on horseback. A confirmed loner, Ambrose finds himself taking Concordia and her students under his wing. As the danger circles ever closer, Ambrose and Concordia must work together to discover a way out of the darkness
Wait until midnight by Amanda Quick( Book )
39 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 2,370 libraries worldwide
Adam Hardesty must hunt down his blackmailer quickly or his secrets will be revealed to all, and Caroline Fordyce joins him as they navigate the darker side of London, guarding not only their secrets, but eventually their very lives
Late for the wedding by Amanda Quick( Book )
4 editions published in 2003 in English and Hungarian and held by 2,172 libraries worldwide
-- From the Hardcover edition
Second sight by Amanda Quick( Book )
11 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,185 libraries worldwide
Venetia Milton earns big bucks photographing the artifacts owned by the brooding Gabriel Jones, whom she also manages to seduce, but after hearing that he is dead, she is stunned when he winds up on her doorstep very much alive and afraid for his life
Quicksilver by Amanda Quick( Book )
13 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,107 libraries worldwide
"Historical romance novel featuring the Arcane Society, second in The Looking Glass Trilogy"--Provided by publisher
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Krentz, Jayne Ann

Amanda Quick
Bentley, Jayne 1948-
Castle, Jayne
Castle, Jayne 1948-
Glass, Amanda 1948-
James, Stephanie 1948-
Krenca, Džeina Ena, 1948-
Krentz, Jayne A. 1948-
Krentz, Jayne Ann
Krentz, Jayne Ann 1948-
Kvik, Amanda
Kvika, Amanda, 1948-
Quick, Amanda
Quick, Amanda, 1948-
Taylor, Jayne 1948-
Квик, Аманда
קוויק, אמנדה
קוויק, אמנדה. בנטל, גילת
קויק, אמנדה, 1948-
クイック, アマンダ
English (378)
Spanish (38)
Polish (25)
Russian (14)
French (9)
German (6)
Chinese (6)
Hungarian (5)
Italian (3)
Hebrew (3)
Croatian (2)
Serbian (1)
Korean (1)
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