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New from JQ: Inside the Story for First Comes Scandal

January 12, 2021

First Comes Scandal, a Bridgerton prequel in which Anthony and Benedict Bridgerton appear as spirited little boys, and readers are treated to Violet and Edmund as young parents, was named one of Amazon’s top books for 2020! It was even featured on a massive billboard near New York’s Penn Station.

First Comes Scandal tops 2020

New from JQ: her Inside the Story for First Comes Scandal is brand new on JuliaQuinn.com. Find out more about baby Colin (who steals much limelight), about Cat-Head (who causes much mayhem), and about the medical school Nicholas attends (which has a history JQ loved diving into).

Read the beginning of First Comes Scandal, and if you haven’t read this delicious Bridgerton prequel, download it or order it today!

Finally, if you’ve been trying to get your hands on paper versions of JQ’s books, rest assured, her publisher is printing them as fast as they can. JQ recommends ordering from University Book Store in Seattle. They’ll be autographed (and personalized, if you want!), and because UBS is JQ’s official bookstore, they have priority and will get more copies as soon as they’re available.

BRIDGERTON official trailer, and so much more

December 19, 2020

Have you seen the BRIDGERTON official trailer? It dropped last week, and in the first 24 hours alone it was viewed 3.3 million times. Are you ready for the premiere? On December 25, worldwide, everyone can start watching!

Season 1 of Bridgerton is based on The Duke and I, book 1 in the Bridgerton series. Get a taste for the characters and some backstory in the Prologue & Chapter One, or listen to five minutes of the prologue right here on JuliaQuinn.com. (Note from TeamJQ: the audio excerpt inexplicably starts nine paragraphs into the Prologue, and ends before Chapter One starts. We recommend reading and listening.)

Did you know that TeamJQ has built a hub on JuliaQuinn.com where the show and the books come together? Simply click on any top-of-page banner, like this one for instance:
 or any BRIDGERTON “B”, peppered around the site.

On that page you can find the trailer (and other videos), links to all the book excerpts (and the series reading order), photos from the show, select news articles (curated by JQ), and links to the many JuliaQuinn.com Bridgerton Bonus Features, including the poignant essay JQ wrote about how she dreamed up the character of Lady Whistledown, the Bridgerton Family Tree (available on a mug as well, because, why not?), and much, much more.

Only a few more sleeps until BRIDGERTON drops on Netflix!

An original vignette from JQ

December 1, 2020

Presenting “A Strange Fascination” — an original vignette from Julia Quinn! Here’s the scoop: In January 2014, JQ wrote a 2000-word story for the Scottish magazine My Weekly. Very few readers outside of Scotland ever saw it, though, so it’s been dusted off and included as a freebie with Stefanie Sloane‘s Costswolds Christmas novella “Under the Mistletoe.”

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Get Your Netflix Tie-In Cover for The Duke & I

November 10, 2020

On the new cover of The Duke and I: Daphne Bridgerton and the Duke of Hastings as you’ll see them when BRIDGERTON premieres on Netflix on December 25. This new edition will be available in both trade paperback and the new mass market MAX size and will be start shipping on December 1. JQ loves this shot of actors Phoebe Dyvenor and Regé-Jean Page, and hopes you do, too!

But first: it’s an ebook sale! JQ’s most recent book, First Come Scandal, is just $2.99—November 10 through November 17.

First Comes Scandal is book 4 in the Bridgerton prequel Rokesby series. You do not have to read the books in order, but if you prefer to, Because of Miss Bridgerton is book 1, The Girl with the Make-Believe Husband is book 2, and The Other Miss Bridgerton is book 3.

So much to explore: Read an excerpt from First Comes Scandal, listen to songs from the soundtrack, and buy your copy in your favorite e-reader format before the sale ends!

JQ’s Veterans Day Giveaway Starts Now

October 30, 2020

November 11 is Veterans Day. This marks Julia Quinn’s 10th annual giveaway celebrating readers within the United States armed forces. Veterans, servicemembers, military spouses and Gold Star family members are invited to enter to win their choice of JQ novels. One hundred books. One very heartfelt thank you.

BRIDGERTON RELEASE DATE!

October 15, 2020

You are cordially invited to the event of the season… BRIDGERTON, from Shondaland, premieres December 25, only on Netflix.

Update NOV. 2: Catch the teaser trailer!

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BRIDGERTON (L to R) PHOEBE DYNEVOR as DAPHNE BRIDGERTON and RUTH GEMMEL as LADY VIOLET BRIDGERTON in episode 101 of BRIDGERTON Cr. LIAM DANIEL/NETFLIX © 2020

 

Bridgerton cast
BRIDGERTON (L to R) LUKE NEWTON as COLIN BRIDGERTON, WILL TILSTON as GREGORY BRIDGERTON, CLAUDIA JESSIE as ELOISE BRIDGERTON, RUBY STOKES as FRANCESCA BRIDGERTON, LUKE THOMPSON as BENEDICT BRIDGERTON and FLORENCE HUNT as HYACINTH BRIDGERTON in episode 101 of BRIDGERTON Cr. LIAM DANIEL/NETFLIX © 2020

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BRIDGERTON on Social!

October 13, 2020

You can now follow BRIDGERTON on social media. (And trust us, you’re going to want to.)

The upcoming Netflix original series can be found on Instagram @bridgertonnetflix and Twitter @bridgerton

While you’re at it, don’t forget to follow BRIDGERTON’s stars on Instagram:

Phoebe Dynevor is Daphne Bridgerton @phoebedynevor
Rége-Jean Page is Simon Basset @regejean

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Regé-Jean Page & Phoebe Dynevor

Around the World with Julia Quinn…

September 5, 2020

Pandemic got you stuck at home? You can travel the world with JQ! We’ve added three new countries to the website: Denmark, Sweden, and the Netherlands. Plus, you don’t want to miss the adorable new Spanish-language Bridgerton covers.

Other countries getting updates: Brazil (which just released a 20th anniversary luxury edition of The Duke and I), Greece, Italy, and Portugal.

More global updates are on their way, so make sure you’re subscribed to juliaquinn.com’s site news updates, and you’ll get an email whenever we post something new.