Some of the most popular books written by Jayne Ann Krentz under her pen name Amanda Quick include "Otherwise Engaged," "The Mystery Woman" and "Garden of Lies." Krentz has authored more than 50 New York Times bestsellers under her own name and her multiple pen names.
Krentz uses the name Amanda Quick to write novels in the genre of historical romance-suspense. She has penned more than 30 books as Quick, including the long-running "Arcane Society" series and the more recent "Ladies of Lantern Street" series. Her first two books, "Seduction" and "Surrender," were published in 1990 and, like many of her works, are set in historic England.