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The Duke and I: one of the Top 50 Essential Romances in Audio

February 22, 2018

The Audible editors just listed their Romance Essentials List: “50 books we believe are must-listens for romance fans,” and The Duke and I made the list! The review calls narrator Rosalyn Landor “the best Regency voice.” JQ couldn’t be more pleased! (Team JQ has listened to 12 JQ titles read by Ms. Landor, and heartily agrees!)

Enjoy this five minute sample of The Duke and I in audio →

Read on for Audible’s essential review of The Duke and I: Continue reading The Duke and I: one of the Top 50 Essential Romances in Audio”

The Other Miss Bridgerton cover reveal!

January 11, 2018

Head on over to Shondaland.com for an exclusive peek at the cover of The Other Miss Bridgerton (update: now also here on JuliaQuinn.com), along with a humorous essay about historical romance authors’ “complicated” relationships with their book covers.

The Other Miss Bridgerton won’t be out until July 24, but you can pre-order today. Or get caught up on the Rokesby series so you’re ready when it goes on sale…

The Girl With the Make-Believe Husband gets named one of Audible’s Favorite Romances of the Year

December 7, 2017

Audible’s editors picked their “Top 25 Listens of the Year” and The Girl With the Make Believe Husband is on their Romance List!

Want a sample? You can listen to a five-minute audio clip on JQ’s site read by award-winning actress Rosalyn Landor, who has read many of JQ’s titles. Want your own? It’s available from several audio vendors, including Audible.

Already read it? Check out JQ’s Author Notes on The Girl With the Make Believe Husband in her Inside the Story Bonus Feature.

Who is the Other Miss Bridgerton? And what’s her story?

November 28, 2017

Wondering about The Other Miss Bridgerton? Satisfy your curiosity with the newly posted book summary that introduces JQ’s next heroine, a fiesty Bridgerton who finds herself in a most compromising situation.

Since you’ve already pre-ordered this book and have to wait until next spring to read it (sigh), JQ has posted a fun thing to do while you’re avoiding laundry… a coloring page of the cover of The Sum of All Kisses.

Want to know the title of JQ’s next book?

November 14, 2017

Your wait is over…

The Other Miss Bridgerton will be the third book in the Rokesby series, and come next spring, you can have it for your own. Until then, lots of pre-ordering links are now live.

Watch this space for updates (why not subscribe to site news?) including the cover reveal, more info about the story, and when we get much closer to release date: an excerpt!

Want a Rokesby fix right now? Check out the series extras. Enjoy!

JQ’s Veterans Day Giveaway…

November 13, 2017

…has ended. Thank you to all the soldiers, veterans, and military spouses who entered. All prizes will be mailed or emailed by December 31, 2017. From the bottom of our hearts, thank you for your service.

Celebrating Veterans Day

October 13, 2017

November 11 is Veterans Day. Please join Julia Quinn in her seventh annual giveaway celebrating readers within the United States armed forces. Veterans, soldiers, and military spouses are invited to enter to win their choice of JQ novels. One hundred books. One very heartfelt thank you.

JQ + Podcast = Good Listening

August 13, 2017

At a recent event at the Seattle Public Library, JQ talked about being a writer and then took a bunch of reader questions, divulging — among other things — what was behind the last lines in The Girl With the Make-Believe Husband. The talk was recorded for the Seattle Public Library’s podcast. We’ve posted JQ’s podcast episode to the site — it’s almost like being there yourself!

And if you’re into audio, check out JQ’s audio excerpt page. Seventeen audio clips — almost an hour and a half of excerpts to enjoy.