Books by Mary Jo Putney

Silk and Shadows

Silk and Shadows is one of the books in Mary Jo Putney's Silk trilogy. These books are set in London during the early Victorian era, a time that is not often used in a romance novel. One reason I love Mary Jo Putney is that her heroes, Reggie in The Rake, Michael in Shattered Rainbows and Stephen ...

The Rake

Nobody can write nicer heroes than Mary Jo Putney. Sure, they're flawed. They often have mammoth hurdles to overcome, and they don't always know how to say "I love you" even when they feel it to the depths of their souls. But most of Ms. Putney's heroes are, at their core, right-thinking, stalwart, ...

The Rake and the Reformer

To paraphrase a famous country song, Mary Jo Putney was writing tortured heroes when tortured heroes weren’t cool. When I first came across this gem about seven years ago I was knocked off my chair by its brilliant characterizations. To call Reggie Davenport a "rake" is almost an understatem ...