Evangeline Holland

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Archive for October, 2012

October 23rd, 2012 by Evangeline Holland

Pushing Boundaries, Shedding Preconceptions

As a writer, we’re taught to think in labels: “I write Regency romances,” “I write alpha heroes,” “I write dark and angsty,” etc. It makes it easy to market our books–and ourselves–to readers so that those in search of alpha heroes or angsty romances know to whom they can turn for that type of book. […]

October 9th, 2012 by Evangeline Holland

The Next Big Thing: Till We Meet Again

What is your working title of your book? Till We Meet Again Where did the idea come from for the book? From an old Constance Bennett film, Born to Love. What genre does your book fall under? Romantic Historical Fiction Which actors would you choose to play your characters in a movie rendition? Keira Knightley […]

October 8th, 2012 by Evangeline Holland

For the Love of Gothic Romances!

When tasked with supplying the name of my favorite genre, I will always answer “gothic romance.” Though commonly characterized as a bundle of cliches (spooky castles, innocent maidens, malevolent servants, and a mysterious, overbearing hero), I can never get enough of them! Once I grew out of the Wakefield twins and the Baby-Sitters Club, my […]