Evangeline Holland

About me

I was raised on both coasts and straight down the middle of America, where the cobblestone streets of Old Town Alexandria, the wild prairies and outlaws of Kansas, and the rolling hills of San Francisco inspired my thirst for history. Luckily, I was able to grow up and continue slake this passion with the best job in the world: writing historical fiction. I live with my family in Northern California with incredibly possessive and territorial cat, a perpetually disastrous kitchen, and a house full of books.

From my website

BBC Productions to Commemorate WWI shown in the US

SOURCE BBC Worldwide North America Premiering in the U.S., Three Films Coincide with the War’s Centennial and Shed New Light on the Conflict NEW YORK, July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — In commemoration of the 100th Anniversary of the start of World War I, BBC Worldwide North America will, in a…

Site Update

I haven’t abandoned you–my poor laptop of seven years has reached its limits! Either a replacement or a repair is necessary, so–unfortunately–until then, I cannot update Edwardian Promenade. If you need to get in contact with me, send me a tweet @evangelineh or a message on Facebook, where I can…

Society: June 1914

In an odd twist of fate, the days of 2014 almost match the days of 1914, and exactly 100 years ago this Saturday (Sunday in 1914), the assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand and his wife, Sophie, Duchess of Hohenberg in Sarajevo set the world ablaze. Or, in the immortal words…

 
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