Sunday, January 10, 2010

HT News

Diana Gabaldon is asking what her fans would like to see in the second edition of the companion guide to her Outlander series.

Christopher Gortner has interviewed Ben Kane, author of The Forgotten Legion and The Silver Eagle.

Amy from Passages to the Past has posted the first images that I have seen of the upcoming mini series of Ken Follett's popular book, Pillars of the Earth.

Robin from Lady Gwyn's Kingdom has interviewed Robin Maxwell in anticipation of the upcoming release of O, Juliet.

Amy from Passages to the Past has interviewed Jane Rubino and Caitlin Rubino-Bradway, authors of Lady Vernon and her Daughter.

If there is one book that I have suddenly started seeing a lot about in the last week or so, then that book is Roses by Leila Meacham. Teddy Rose is giving away a copy on her blog. 

Michelle from The True Book Addict has announced a change of direction - she's going to focus more on history, both historical fiction and non-fiction, and to celebrate she is giving away a copy of The Pillars of the Earth and World Without End by Ken Follett, and a copy of Catherine the Great: Love, Sex, And Power by Virginia Rounding.

Celticlady from Blog O' the Irish is giving away a signed copy of Cleopatra's Daughter, along with a genuine Roman coin, courtesy of Michelle Moran.

Rashmi from A Book Blogger's Diary has a guest post from Eva Etzioni-Halevy, author of The Triumph of Deborah, and there is a giveaway as well.

More chances to win Leslie Carroll's Notorious Royal Marriages, if you live in the US at least. There are giveaways at All Things Royal, Hist-Fic Chick, The Maiden's Court, Historically Obsessed and Enchanted by Josephine.

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