With This Ring

By Amanda Quick
Bantam Books, Mass Market Paperbound, 9780553574098, 384pp.

Publication Date: February 1, 1999

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Description

Leo Drake, the "Mad Monk of Monkcrest," is notoriously eccentric and unquestionably reclusive.  But he is also a noted antiquities expert, which is why Beatrice Poole has demanded his reluctant assistance.

The freethinking authoress of "horrid novels," Beatrice is searching for the Forbidden Rings of Aphrodite, a mythic treasure she suspects played a role in her uncle's death.  Beatrice finds Leo every bit as fascinating as one of the heroes in her novels--and she's convinced he's the only one who can help her.  But after only five minutes in her company, Leo is sure he's never met a woman more infuriating...and more likely to rescue him from boredom.

Yet the alliance may well prove to be the biggest mistake of their lives.  For a villain lurks in London, waiting for the pair to unearth the Forbidden Rings--knowing that when they do, that day will be their last....




About the Author
Amanda Quick is the pseudonym for Jayne Ann Krentz, the author, under various pen names, of more than fifty New York Times bestsellers; there are more than 35 million copies of her books in print. She lives in Seattle.



Praise For With This Ring

New York Times Bestselling Author of Affair

"If you start an Amanda Quick book in the late afternoon, you'll probably spend the night with it."
--The Denver Post

"[Amanda Quick is] an exceptional storyteller."
--Daily News of Los Angeles

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