MAP#24 – Christy English Interview

To Be Queen by Christy EnglishIt’s 2012! I hope you all had a safe and happy new year. We are kicking off the new year with an interview with Historical Fiction author Christy English.

Christy is a writer of historical fiction centering on Eleanor of Aquitaine, Alais of France, and the Plantagenets of the 12th Century. Her latest book is To Be Queen: A Novel of the Early Life of Eleanor of Aquitaine.

During the interview we discuss her novels, her love of Eleanor of Aquitaine and the challenges of writing about a historical figure. We also discuss her writing process and her favorite authors. It is a fantastic interview!

Click the links below to visit her website or buy her books.

Books: To Be Queen: A Novel of the Early Life of Eleanor of Aquitaine
Twitter: @ChristyEnglish

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