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Best-selling author Sarah MacLean writes young adult and adult romance novels. In February 2014, she began writing a monthly romance novel review column for The Washington Post. MacLean’s work has been translated into more than 20 languages and has received two RITA Awards for Best Historical Romance. Her novels include “The Season,” “Nine Rules to Break When Romancing a Rake,” “A Rogue by Any Other Name,” “No Good Duke Goes Unpunished” and her latest Rules of Scoundrels novel, “Never Judge a Lady by Her Cover” (HarperCollins). When not writing, MacLean is an advocate and public speaker on issues of education and literacy and often discusses the role of the romance genre in gender and cultural studies.

Previous National Book Festival Appearances

Sarah MacLean