Canadian author Patricia Bates writes dark and edgy historical romances and contemporary suspense romances. Because to bleed is to survive, but it’s by loving that we truly live.

Firstly published in 2008, her book Master’s Mistress was an immediate hit and hit the best seller list in 2009. Since then she’s gone on to write over two dozen books in both the historical and contemporary genres.

She’s currently working on the next books in the From the Shadows of Rome series with the next book, Gladiator’s Promise set to release as a pre-order on October 13, 2021.

Patricia promises to deliver on the raw passion and action her readers have come to expect. If you’re in the mood for an action packed, gritty, passionate romance then you’re in the right spot.