Jan Moran is a novelist and fiction author. Her stories are smart and stylish, and written with emotional depth. She often draws on her international travel and business experiences, infusing her books with realistic details. The Library Journal, Midwest Book Review and Kirkus have recommended her historical fiction novels, calling her heroines strong, complex, and resourceful.
Jan also writes historical novels for St. Martin's Press, including Scent of Triumph and The Winemakers. Her nonfiction Fabulous Fragrances series earned a spot on the Rizzoli top ten bestseller books list.
She has been featured in prestigious media outlets, including CNN, Wall Street Journal, Women's Wear Daily, Allure, InStyle, O Magazine, Cosmopolitan, Elle, and Costco Connection. She has spoken before Fashion Group International, The Fragrance Foundation, and The American Society of Perfumers, and on behalf of Edelman and DeVries clients. She lives in Southern California, where she is at work on her next historical novel and contemporary series.
Jan enjoys receiving letters and emails from readers, and she is available to speak to book clubs in person or by phone or online. Visit her website at JanMoran.com. Sign up to receive special offers.
There, through determination and talent, she rises high from meager jobs in her quest for success as a perfumer and fashion designer to Hollywood elite. Set between privileged lifestyles and gritty realities, Scent of Triumph by commanding newcomer Jan Moran is one woman's story of courage, spirit, and resilience.