Liz Harris

About me

Liz Harris, born and raised in London, has since lived in USA, Berkshire, Cheshire and Oxfordshire. She has degrees in Law and in English.

An interest in foreign travel and in different cultures led to her debut historical novel, The Road Back, which is to be published by Choc Lit in September, 2012. She has also written a number of short stories and is published by DC Thompson.

Whilst resident in the north west of England, she was a regular contributor to the local newspapers on matters relating to education.

An active member of the RNA, she ran the Romantic Novel of the Year Award 2011, and has been the convener of the Oxford Branch of the RNA for the past seven years.

She is a member of the committee running the Historical Novel Society’s London Conference 2012.

From my website

Turning family fact and myth into a novel

I’ve known Heather Rosser for more than ten years. During that period of time, I’ve watched as her novel, In the Line of Duty, has grown from its inception to its publication a few weeks ago.   I’m delighted, therefore, to welcome Heather to my blog this week. Unusually for…

How much historical vocabulary is too much?

No, I’m not the person who’s going to discuss this very interesting question with you – it’s my good friend, Alison Morton. I’ve timed Alison’s interview, if that’s the right word, to coincide with her launch of SUCCESSIO, the third novel in her award-winning Roma Nova series which features sassy…

A WESTERN HEART. Yes, I’ve gone back to Wyoming

The story Wyoming, 1880 Will Hyde and Rose McKinley, the older son and the older daughter of successful neighbouring ranches, have grown up together like brother and sister, knowing that one day they’ll marry and thereby unite their two ranches. Their families and friends know this, too. And impatient to…

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