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Oswiu: King of Kings by Edoardo Albert

Title: Oswiu: King of Kings Genre: Historical Fiction Author: Edoardo Albert Rating: 4.4 Oswald’s head is on a spike Can Oswiu avoid the same fate? The great pagan king Penda set a trap, and when the brothers Oswiu and Oswald walked in, only one came back alive. Rumours abound that the place where Oswald’s body…
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July 1, 2017 0

Worldbuilding in Historical Fiction: Fact versus Fiction

Writers are able to blur the lines between fact and fiction while writing in many genres. Certain genres come with expectations, such as Fantasy readers are okay with tons of fiction (even in Urban Fantasy) because they come ready to suspend belief in what they know. Science Fiction is a genre where there is usually…
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May 17, 2017 0

Exploring Historical Fiction: marketing place

Nailing down your historical narrative was the topic of the first two columns in this series. A next step in your writing process may be establishing Place. Learn as much as you can about wherever your novel is set. That will improve your work. It will also help you market to your target audience and…
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February 3, 2017 0