All the Career Highlights

  • In August 2015, Sylvia was listed as one of’s Top 10 top-selling Kindle authors of all time.
  • Captivated by You debuted at the top of the USA Today list, outselling the book in second position by nearly 2-to-1. The fourth Crossfire novel also hit #1 on all three New York Times lists, Publishers Weekly, the Wall Street Journal, the Washington Post, and in 16 other countries.
  • Entwined with You sold 550,000 copies in its first six days on sale. It debuted at #1 on the New York Times combined print & eBook fiction list, as well as #1 on the trade paperback and eBook lists.
  • Captivated by You made USA Today‘s Top 100 Best Sellers of 2014 list, with only 6 weeks of sales.
  • The Stranger I Married is named one of the Best Books of 2014 by Amazon’s editors.
  • bookseller Sylvia dominated The Bookseller’s e-book ranking list in the first three months of its existence, almost doubling the digital sales volume of Dan Brown’s Inferno, which was the second-bestselling title over the same time period. Of the top twenty bestselling titles, three were Sylvia’s.
  • According to BookScan, which tracks approximately 85 percent of the retail sales market in the United States for physical books, of the top 26 titles classified as “Erotica” or “Romance/Erotica” for the first 50 weeks of 2012, Sylvia’s Bared to You (re-issued 6/12) and Reflected in You (released 10/23) outsold the next 20 titles combined by 34 percent.
  • Reflected in You sold 286,000 digital copies in its first six days on sale. It debuted at #1 on the New York Times combined print & eBook fiction list… even though the paperback had yet to be released.
  • Entwined with You, released in June, took spots among the top ten bestselling books of 2013 on year-end sales round ups throughout the world: #1 fiction book on iTunes UK, #2 fiction book on iTunes Canada, #4 fiction book on iTunes US, and #8 on Amazon’s Top Ten Best-Selling Books of 2013 (overall – print and Kindle combined).
  • Bared to You and Reflected in You were both listed on and iTune’s Top 10 Bestselling Books of 2012 round ups. Bared to You also made Nielsen’s Top 10 Bestselling Adult Fiction Books of 2012 list. In the UK, Bared to You was the #6 bestselling book of 2012 and Reflected in You was #19.
  • Bad Boys Ahoy! appeared on Nielsen BookScan’s Top 100 Romance bestsellers list after only four days on the shelves.
  • The Courier Mail named Passion for the Game one of three “Best of the Year” in romance in 2007.
  • Pleasures of the Night was selected as the Editor’s Choice by Rhapsody’s Book Club. It was also a Featured Alternate of Doubleday Book Club, and a selection of the Science Fiction Book Club.
  • Passion for the Game was a Featured Alternate of both the Rhapsody and Doubleday Book Clubs.
  • Bad Boys Ahoy! was a Clubhouse Feature in Romantic Times, and Ask For It, The Stranger I Married, Pleasures of the Night, A Passion for Him, Don’t Tempt Me, Eve of Darkness were all featured in RT‘s Authors in the Spotlight.
  • Sylvia’s debut, Bad Boys Ahoy!, was the first (and only) all-historical anthology in the popular Brava Bad Boys series.
  • The book trailer for Ask For It was seen by 15K viewers in the first 9 days.
  • Reflected in You makes Audible’s Overall Top 20 Five-Star Rated Books of 2012 list!
  • Bared to You makes Bookspan’s Book Clubs list of Top 12 Books of 2012!
  • iTunes announces their Top 10 best-selling books of 2012, with both Bared to You and Reflected in You making the list.
  • Nielsen releases their Top 10 print book sales of 2012 in Adult Fiction list, with Bared to You hitting the list at lucky #7!
  • announces their Top 10 best-selling books of 2012 overall (print and Kindle combined), with both Bared to You and Reflected in You making the list.
  • Reflected in You debuts on the UK bestseller lists with one of the biggest first-week sales from a novel since official sales records began!
  • Reflected in You is #1 on the New York Times bestseller list for the second week!
  • Reflected in You debuts at #1 on the New York Times, #1 on the Wall Street Journal, and #2 on USA Today‘s bestsellers lists!
  • Bared to You is a New York Times and USA Today bestseller. Thank you for all your support!
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