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Nancy E. Blanton

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Nancy Blanton is the author of historical fiction including Sharavogue, a novel set in 17th century Ireland and the West Indies. The book is winner of Florida's Royal Palm Literary Awards. She also wrote Brand Yourself Royally in 8 Simple Steps, published in 2015. She wrote and illustrated the children's book, The Curious Adventure of Roodle Jones. She has produced two award-winning regional history books and two interactive timelines. She lives in Florida with her husband, two Labrador retrievers and two cats.

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Nancy E. Blanton As a former journalist, I learned that when I was stuck it was because I did not yet have all the information. So for me, when I feel stuck I turn to…moreAs a former journalist, I learned that when I was stuck it was because I did not yet have all the information. So for me, when I feel stuck I turn to my research and ask, what is it that I still need to know? Another solution is always a long walk. It clears the head and opens pathways for inspiration.(less)
Nancy E. Blanton For me, writing means I always have something interesting to do and do well. I am not into gardening or cooking, knitting or painting. I am drawn to…moreFor me, writing means I always have something interesting to do and do well. I am not into gardening or cooking, knitting or painting. I am drawn to stories, words and books. In addition to something to do, writing is also a place to go that always welcomes me with wonderful gifts.(less)
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I’ve finished reading M.L. Stedman’s The Light Between the Seas, on my list for the Historical Fiction Reading Challenge. It is a good story well-told, Stedman’s command of language and characterization obvious from the first page.


IMG_0257The story begins in 1926, and the setting is key: Janus Rock, a lighthouse station near Perth, Australia, where the Indian and Great Southern oceans meet. Already the...

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