Anna Markland

About me

Anna Markland is a Canadian author with a keen interest in genealogy. She writes medieval romance about family honour, ancestry and roots. Her novels are intimate love stories full of passion and adventure. Following a successful career in teaching, Anna transformed her love of writing and history into engaging works of fiction. Prior to becoming a fiction author, she published numerous family histories. One of the things she enjoys most about writing historical romance is the in-depth research required to provide the reader with an authentic medieval experience.

From my website

19th Century Home Remedies by Gail MacMillan

It’s a pleasure to welcome back fellow Canadian author, Gail MacMillan. “To cure asthma, eat field mice fried in butter.  If your throat is sore, wrap dirty socks around it.” Reading home remedies such as these used in New Brunswick in the early 1800’s  gave me the idea for “Heather…

A Spell for Crime Detection Jane Austen Style by Shereen Vedam

It’s a great pleasure to welcome my friend, Shereen Vedam. Anna, thank you for inviting me to your Passionate About Historical Romance blog. It gave me the chance to talk about three of my favorite topics: history, mystery and magic. If a crime’s committed during the Regency, who you gonna…

Folk Beliefs and Outlaws in 14th Century England by Dana D’Angelo

Please welcome fellow Canadian author Dana D’Angelo to Travel Back in Time. Thanks, Anna. When I set out to write my first book, all I knew was that I wanted it to take place in medieval England. I picked an arbitrary time frame, which happened to be in the 14th…

Share this member