Just what is a historical fiction novel? Here are the characteristics that make for a great historical fiction book.
This begins the story of Daniel McDonald, his wife, Jane Truesdale, and their son, William McDonald - the roots of "The Homeplace Saga" series of family saga, historical fiction stories.
This book made me picture my life in the years to come. What will I think about and remember? What will I dwell on when there is only my and my active mind against an inactive body? A good read.
An introduction to literature of the Pacific.
An in depth review of Philippa Gregory's novel "The White Queen" the story of Elizabeth Woodville the Queen of Edward IV of York.
A historical short story. The story of a boy's journey into manhood. Most of the illustrations have been drawn and painted and photographed by the author.
Archery was his forte. The target of the moment was a golden arrow. The access was via an archery contest organised by the Sheriff of Nottinghamheld in honor of Richard the Lionhearted. As a teenager, Robin Hood participated and excelled in many an archery contest. Sherwood Forest was destined to...
Levi served as a judge at the fair horse competition in 1881. He and his nephews considered their breeding plans. A new church was formed in town. Levi and his friends revived their Book Club.
Background information on the creation of a multi-year, multi-family family saga work of historical fiction over a number of years. First of a series. Maps and adding people discussed here.
More family members arrived in Oak Springs for the holidays. One soldier returned after nearly a year away in Bosnia. Erin arrived in spite of her advanced pregnancy. Peter and Jeremy were creating handmade Christmas ornaments. Brian and Jennifer planned their engagement announcement.