Browsed by
Tag: Silk or Sugar

Books a Historical Fiction Author Reads – Interview with Elizabeth Pye

Books a Historical Fiction Author Reads – Interview with Elizabeth Pye

Six¬†Books/Series Elizabeth Recommends to Writers Who are Interested in Writing Historical Fiction Actually, authors of historical novels are not cast from the same mold. If you asked ten of those authors about the books they prefer to read, you’d probably get ten different answers. They share an interest in history, I do believe. Historical novels that are part of a series carry me along in the history of the period of which they are written, and I especially enjoy these…

Read More Read More

Historical Fiction – a Look at Why Authors Choose to Write in this Genre

Historical Fiction – a Look at Why Authors Choose to Write in this Genre

Historical Fiction and My Interest in Writing the Genre Have you ever wondered why authors write about the genres they do, such as historical fiction? They either have a purpose or interest driving them to write in their areas of expertise and/or research. In my case, I have always been attracted to France since childhood. This seems unusual because I grew up in rural Virginia and was not surrounded with much of anything French. Regardless of my lack of exposure,…

Read More Read More