Lynn Kerstan

Lynn KerstanLynn Kerstan, former college professor, folksinger, professional bridge player, and nun, is the author of sixteen romance novels and four novellas, all set in Regency England.

A five-time RITA Finalist (one win), she is regularly featured on awards lists. Since Romantic Timeslaunched its Top Picks feature, every Kerstan novel has been a Top Pick. The Golden Leopard and Heart of the Tiger were selected by Library Journal for its Best Books of the Year list (2002 and 2003), and Dangerous Passions was named to Booklist́s Top Ten Romances of 2005 list.

Formerly a teacher of English literature and writing at the Catholic University of America in Washington, D.C. and the University of San Diego, Kerstan now conducts online popular-fiction workshops for writers groups and speaks at conferences. An internet junkie, she blogs about life, books and travel at, where her cat’s posts are far more popular than her own.

When not roaming the world, Kerstan lives an exemplary life in Coronado, California, where she plots her stories while riding her boogie board, walking on the beach, and watching Navy SEALs jog by.

Her Books from BelleBooks/Bell Bridge Books:

A Spirited Affair
Raven's Bride
Lady in Blue
Lord Dragoner's Wife
A Midnight Clear
The Silver Lion
Heart of the Tiger
The Golden Leopard
A Regency Holiday