UK author Helen Hollick is the author of a number of historical fiction novels. Her Arthurian novel, The Kingmaking has just been released in the US by Sourcebooks. Over at News and Random Musings about Historical Novels, there is a short interview with Helen Hollick as well as a link to Margaret Donsbach's review.
Deanna Raybourn has launched her new website! Check it out because it is gorgeous.