Patricia Rice
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Patricia Rice

With several million books in print and New York Times and USA Today's bestseller lists under her belt, former CPA Patricia Rice writes emotionally-charged contemporary and historical romances which have won numerous awards, including the RT Book Reviews Reviewers Choice and Career Achievement Awards.

Her books have also been honored as Romance Writers of America RITA® finalists in the historical, regency and contemporary categories.

A firm believer in happily-ever-after for good reason, Patricia Rice is married to her high school sweetheart and has two children. A native of Kentucky and New York, a past resident of North Carolina and St. Louis, Missouri, she currently resides in Southern California, and now does accounting only for herself. She is a member of Romance Writers of America, the Authors Guild, and Novelists, Inc.

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Best Sellers

    • The Wicked Wyckerly

    • By: Patricia Rice
    • Narrated by: Eliza Jane Cornell
    • Length: 10 hrs and 35 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 135
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 118
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 116

    John Fitzhugh Wyckerly has been the spare heir all his life, supporting himself with gambling and charm. The news that he's inherited the bankrupt title of earl of Danecroft shatters his indolent world....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Finally

    • By erin on 12-31-15

    Regular price: $24.95

    • The Last Chance Christmas Ball

    • By: Mary Jo Putney
    • Narrated by: Elaine Claxton
    • Length: 13 hrs and 56 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 102
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 90
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 91

    Guests are arriving to celebrate Christmas at Lady Holly's ball, and at the top of each guest's wish list is a last chance to find true love before the new year....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Lovely stories, great narrator.

    • By harp diva on 10-07-16

    Regular price: $34.99

    • The Devilish Montague

    • By: Patricia Rice
    • Narrated by: Eliza Jane Cornell
    • Length: 9 hrs and 38 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 37
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 35
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 35

    Blake Montague's draconian temper and clever mind belong on the Continent, decoding French communications....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Good one

    • By A. on 01-27-18

    Regular price: $19.95

    • The Marquess

    • By: Patricia Rice
    • Narrated by: Jeremy Arthur
    • Length: 12 hrs and 4 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 65
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 59
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 60

    Scarred in a duel over a feckless female, Gavin Lawrence leaves America to take up his new duty as Marquess of Effingham, vowing to never again care for another woman....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • I really like this story.

    • By No on 10-30-16

    Regular price: $24.95

    • Notorious Atherton

    • By: Patricia Rice
    • Narrated by: Eliza Jane Cornell
    • Length: 8 hrs and 39 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 24
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 23
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 24

    Nora Adams believes she is only a schoolteacher and a poor seaman's widow until the day she inherits a fortune, and her mother sends her to London to deliver a mysterious message....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A fun caper--loved it!

    • By PamO on 07-24-17

    Regular price: $19.95

    • The Genuine Article

    • Regency Nobles Series, Book 1
    • By: Patricia Rice
    • Narrated by: Mia Chiaromonte
    • Length: 7 hrs and 30 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 25
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 21
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 21

    Lady Marian Lawrence is in London to snare a rich husband to save her family from ruin - a difficult task given her biting wit and lack of beauty....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • I really did not like the reader

    • By Marcheta on 05-30-16

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Formidable Lord Quentin

    • By: Patricia Rice
    • Narrated by: Eliza Jane Cornell
    • Length: 8 hrs and 22 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 26
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 25
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 24

    Having married once out of desperation, the virgin widow Lady Belden has no intention of giving up her independence - until her long-lost siblings arrive on her doorstep....

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Devil's Lady

    • By: Patricia Rice
    • Narrated by: Mary Jane Wells
    • Length: 11 hrs and 28 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 40
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 37
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 37

    The Methodist and the highwayman: heaven, meet hell....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • I enjoyed this one.

    • By GLR on 08-28-14

    Regular price: $24.95

    • Much Ado about Magic

    • By: Patricia Rice
    • Narrated by: Simon Prebble
    • Length: 10 hrs and 31 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 75
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 71
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 70

    Much Ado About Magic is the delightful tale of a painting that takes on a life of its own....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • A very entertaining and enjoyable historical romp.

    • By CAROLYN on 05-21-12

    Regular price: $27.99

    • The Irish Duchess

    • By: Patricia Rice
    • Narrated by: Roger Clark
    • Length: 11 hrs and 22 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 20
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 19
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 20

    Duke meets shrew. Taming doesn't happen....

    Regular price: $24.95

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