Make the most of your book club!
Part of the charm of historical fiction and historical mysteries is that
the represented world is different from our present day--and yet I believe
that many of the challenges and strife that the Victorians faced have their counterparts in the 21st century.
Historical research often feels like magic to me, and with every one of my books, it seems that the core idea for the book found me. In the course of my research, I read something or discover something that sparks a degree of astonishment or perplexity that I cannot ignore. Once I begin a book, I write and research in a way that reminds me of making cake frosting ... add a little milk ... add a little confectioner's sugar ... then a little more milk ...
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