Gene Masters is a retired Navy officer and his time on diesel-electric submarines partially inspired Silent Warriors: Submarine Warfare in the Pacific, his debut novel.
“Silent Warriors was written, in addition to entertain, to recall the role that the submarine played in winning the war in the Pacific, 1941-45,” Masters says of his novel. “After Pearl…Continue
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Harold Titus has loved history for years. He majored in it at UCLA, and taught the subject off and on to eighth graders in Orinda, California. His minor was English, and he taught English every year until he retired in 1991. He credits his teaching experience for the motivation to write his first novel.
Titus also has an interest in sports, both amateur and…Continue
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One of the most interesting parts of researching historical fiction is the research. And it’s not just the rabbit hole of the internet – which can pull someone anywhere from the start of any question – it’s the fascinating tidbits discovered along the search, long forgotten or often overlooked
My father loves playing trivia, delighting in the “did you KNOW!?” element of…Continue
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The Adventures of Nancy LaPlante in the 19TH Century by Michel Poulin is different from any other book I have reviewed. Poulin is a mixed-genre author, and the majority of his novels involve time travel from the far future into the past.
The Adventures of Nancy LaPlante in the 19TH Century, is a compilation of chapters from two of…Continue
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A California native, Merrill Wigginton and her husband sold their Sacramento-area ranch and moved to Kalispell, Montana, in 2017. There, she enjoys hiking, participating in church, helping out the community.
She has eight grandchildren and a dog named Bella.
In addition to…Continue
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Warning: You’re going to want to read these nine steamy historical fiction romances in private. They are simply too hot for public consumption. These titles are a miniscule sampling of the novels available.
Sun God by Nan Ryan
Tonatiuh is a half Spanish, half Aztec man known to the white world as Luiz…Continue
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