J.L. Jarvis is a left-handed opera singer/teacher/lawyer who writes romance novels. She received her undergraduate training from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and a doctorate from the University of Houston. She now lives and writes in New York. For information about upcoming books, sign up for her newsletter at news.jljarvis.com.
Caught in a thunderstorm, cyclist Violet Quinn takes shelter in one of Putnam County, New York’s many ancient stone chambers. But lightning strikes, sending her back in time to the frenzy of the Scottish Reformation, where her life is at risk.
Enigmatic knight errant Robert de Mallay is on the most important mission of his life—to protect an ancient Knights Templar secret—when he rescues a beguiling young woman in peril.
Now both are in danger as they fight off pursuers and strive to complete Robert’s mission. Only then can he help her get home—even if doing so will part them forever.
Book 2 of the Highland Passage series, Scottish highlander time travel novels.
Highlander Callum MacDonell battled lowland Covenanters at the service of the King. Now charged with hunting an assassin, his journey will lead not to justice, but to a murderer’s passionate Covenanter sister, Mari McEwan.
Betrayed and abandoned by the man she loved, Mari faces judgment by a tribunal of her people demanding she name the father of her unborn child, or be exiled from her beloved home and family. Sick and trembling, she knows that she must refuse. And yet, if she does so, a cruel fate awaits her.
Book 1 in the Highland Soldiers series, Scottish historical romances set during the turbulent Covenanter times of seventeenth century Scotland.
When her groom arrives at the altar and announces the wedding is canceled, Lucy Buchanan flees into the woods, devastated. Hearing well-meaning but unhelpful bridesmaids approaching, she ducks into a stone chamber and emerges on the other side, where she's about to be trampled by a horse.
She's rescued from danger by Rory Munro, the valiant but troubled son of a wealthy Highland laird. At first convinced that she's dreaming, Lucy begins to realize that she's stumbled into 1746 Scotland.
Betrayed years ago, Rory is certain he'll never love again. Then a lost bride awakens the trust in his heart that was broken. But if Lucy leaves, their love will be lost and their hearts with it.
Book 3 of the Highland Passage series, Scottish highlander time travel novels.