Mary J Putney
Mary Jo Putney earned degrees in eighteenth-century literature and industrial design from Syracuse University. She is a New York Times bestselling author who has received multiple prizes for her work, including two RITA Awards from the Romance Writers of America, four Golden Leaf Awards for Best Historical Romance in a Row, and the Romantic Times Career Achievement Award for Historical Romance. She delivered the keynote address at the National Romance Writers of America Conference in 2000. Putney resides in the city of Baltimore, Maryland. Visit www.maryjoputney.com for more information.