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Books

The Trouble with Hating Ernest Hemingway

Historical fiction author Paula McLain wanted to hate Ernest Hemingway, but upon writing his story, she found that she couldn't do it.

Books

Weekend Rec: The Last Watchman of Old Cairo by Michael David Lukas

If you’re anything like us, after dealing with the rigors of a work week, you could likely use a little escape. While it can be a little difficult to actually jet off to exotic locale for the weeken

Culture

All Too Human: Why the Donner Party Still Haunts Us Today

The closer we look at the facts of this infamous 19th century tragedy - the basis for Alma Katsu's new book The Hunger -  the more unsettling they become.

Books

10 Debut Novels That You Need to Read Before Spring 2018

Don’t let these debuts pass you by – pick up one (or many) of these mesmerizing reads, and get utterly lost in a newly fabricated fictional world.

Writing

Tapping Into History to Write Historical Fiction

Jennifer Ashley, author of Death Below Stairs, shares tips on how to use history as a tool to write a well-researched novel.

Writing

How to Keep Language Authentic in Historical Fiction

James L. Haley, author of the Bliven Putnam Naval Adventure series, shares the importance of the authenticity of language in a work of historical fiction.