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Archive for September, 2013

September 16th, 2013 by Evangeline Holland

Historical Romance Week: Rebecca Paula – Courting Historical Romance

My heart broke a little this year when I read historical romance was dead. And by a little, I mean a lot. Sure, I write historical romance so it was hard to swallow that the genre I love (read: adore, admire, devour incessantly) was old news. The part that hurt more? While I write historicals, […]

September 15th, 2013 by Evangeline Holland

Historical Romance Week: Emma Barry – Ceci N’est Pas Une Histoire

I fell in love with romance reading books written during or set in centuries before this one. First there were nineteenth-century novels like Pride and Prejudice and Jane Eyre (an aside: I’m not certain you can love both Austen and the Brontes, but that’s another post entirely). Then, about three years ago, I picked up […]

September 12th, 2013 by Evangeline Holland

Historical Romance Week: September 15-21

Historical Romance was declared on life support earlier this year, and this sparked a frenzy of discussions and debates across the blogosphere from authors, readers, and industry professionals. Whether or not this is true, what is true is that historicals are the backbone of the romance genre. From Kathleen E. Woodiess’s The Flame and The […]