Writing Historical Fiction

Sometimes the best Historical novels are the ones that are close to the truth but not the whole truth. When I begin to research a person or topic I often discover little know information and speculation that is more interesting than the actual facts. This is what makes a Historical Fictional novel great. The OTHER information that no one knew about. Take Anne of Cleves the 4th wife of King Henry VIII of England. The stories about Anne being a German Princess and not being beautiful were more about the lies Henry told his male companions that the real story. … Continue reading Writing Historical Fiction