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The Kinship of Secrets by Eugenia Kim: A Tale of Two Sisters, Two Countries, Two Cultures and One Family

“It was the blackest day of my life.” These words astonished author Eugenia Kim, words spoken by her younger sister when asked how ...Read Article

Get Your Characters from A to B Authentically: Online Resources for Ground Transportation

Do you need to transport your historical character from Point A to Point B and aren’t sure how he or she will ...Read Article

The Game of Hope: Sandra Gulland’s Young Adult Fiction Debut

Sandra Gulland’s Josephine B. Trilogy—the first volume of which was published more than two decades ago—remains one of the top ...Read Article

An Unsung Heroine’s Voice: Marilla of Green Gables by Sarah McCoy

This year marks the one hundred and tenth anniversary since Anne of Green Gables was first published. Lucy Maud Montgomery was a prolific ...Read Article

Book Giveaways – December 2018

Historical Novel Society Book Giveaways are a way for our author members to connect with our reader members. We use Bookfunnel to deliver ...Read Article

New books by HNS members, November 2018

compiled by Sarah Johnson Congrats to the following authors on their new releases! If you’re an HNS member who’s written a ...Read Article

Permanently Marked: Heather Morris’s The Tattooist of Auschwitz

Lale Sokolov waited for six decades to tell the story of his time in Auschwitz, when he was put to work as a ...Read Article

History & Film | A Still & Quiet Horror: Lady Macbeth

As I write this, it’s nearing Halloween, so my first thought was to pick something rather monstrous – perhaps the various incarnations of ...Read Article

New Voices: Louise Allan, Carrie Callaghan, Ruqaya Izzidien, and Glenn Skwerer

Louise Allan, Carrie Callaghan, Ruqaya Izzidien, and Glenn Skwerer share insights into the challenges confronting their protagonists and the impact of living in ...Read Article

Pitch Perfect: William Boyd’s Ode to the Rollercoaster of Life and Love

“The whole-life novel is a small genre with very eclectic exemplars.” William Boyd, a multi-genre, multi-award-winning author, has made it something of a ...Read Article