Evangeline Holland

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Archive for December, 2012

December 18th, 2012 by Evangeline Holland

Top Reads of 2012

In no particular order… Fiction A Lady Never Lies by Juliana Gray The Typewriter Girl by Alison Atlee A Royal Pain by Megan Mulry Fifty Shades trilogy by E.L. James The Passing Bells by Phillip Rock Green Grow the Rushes by Harriet Smart Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn The Taken by Vicki Pettersson Harmony by […]

December 16th, 2012 by Evangeline Holland

Why I Write WWI Romance Novels

The words seem incongruous–“Romance” and “WWI”. To many historians (academic and family), it might seem insulting to situate a “bodice ripper” in the midst of a violent, tragic, and heartbreaking war, and to many readers, it might seem too sad and hopeless a setting to believe in the fantasy elements of the genre. As I […]

December 3rd, 2012 by Evangeline Holland

December Means Christmas Trees!

The main thing I love about Christmas is putting up the tree. I didn’t take 2011’s down until late January of this year, haha. My family didn’t have a lot of money when I was growing up (still don’t, in fact), and sometimes there were no presents under the Christmas tree. It sounds sad, but […]