Evangeline Holland

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Archive for September, 2013

September 18th, 2013 by Evangeline Holland

Historical Romance Week: Melissa Marsh – The Human Drama of WWII

I’ve always been a sucker for historical romances. They were the first “grown-up” novels I read and through them, my deep love of history grew and expanded to include lots of different time periods. Over the years, I’ve researched and oftentimes become obsessed with the American Civil War, the Revolutionary War, the French Revolution, the […]

September 18th, 2013 by Evangeline Holland

Historical Romance Week: Tasha B. – Five Historical Settings I’d Love to See More Of

As a reader I’m a big believer in variety and, as a student of history, I know there are a ton of settings and time periods ripe for generating the romantic dramz. I love the 19th- and early-20th centuries (that was my focus in grad school), but what about the other million-ish years of human […]

September 17th, 2013 by Evangeline Holland

Historical Romance Week: Kaia Alderson – My Search for Historical Heroines Who Look Like Me

I have been a historical romance junkie since I stole my mother’s copy of Proud Breed by Celeste De Blasis when I was 10 years old. My mother, seeing that I had enjoyed the book I had “borrowed” so much, then turned me on to De Blasis’s Wild Swan series (which spans from Regency England […]