Award-winning, best-selling writer Nora Roberts is one of the most popular authors in the world, selling billions of copies of books in a multitude of languages. Roberts, who began her career writing romances for Silhouette, published her first book in 1981. She has since turned romance, romantic-suspense and paranormal romance writing into an art, publishing more than 200 titles during her career. As JD Robb, she pens a critically acclaimed and excellent series of futuristic crime-fiction books featuring homicide detective Eve Dallas and her husband Roarke. Her most recent books include The Collector; Concealed in Death and Festive in Death (the latter two as JD Robb); all 2014.

BOOKS INCLUDE: Sacred Sins; Born in Shame

REVIEWS:Nora Roberts’ The Collector – falling into a “pair of safe arms”‘; ‘Dallas does Christmas, albeit reluctantly – a review of JD Robb’s Festive in Death‘, both The Literary Lounge

See also: JD Robb; Mary Stewart; Daphne du Maurier; Georgette Heyer; Jane Austen