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Lauren Gilbert

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Lauren Gilbert lives in Florida with her husband. An avid reader, she has always dreamed of writing. HEYERWOOD: A Novel is her first novel. She is also a contributor to CASTLES, CUSTOMS, AND KINGS: TRUE TALES BY ENGLISH HISTORICAL FICTION AUTHORS, to be released 9/23/13.

HEYERWOOD was reviewed in the November 2011 issue #333 of RT BOOK Reviews:
"Heyerwood is written in the true Regency style. The pace is slow, which allows the reader to fully absorb the descriptive text within the novel. You will fall in love with the characters...

Her second novel, A Rational Attachment, will be released shortly.

Mary Edwards, An Independent Woman

Over on the English Historical Fiction Authors blog, I write about Mary Edwards.


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Portrait of Mary Edwards by William Hogarth, 1742 from Wikimedia Commons (here.)


Mary Edwards (or Edwardes) has already been mentioned in the English Historical Fiction Authors blog (here) in connection with the arts and Hogarth. She was a fascinating and strong-minded woman, not afraid to make decisio...

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This Blighted Expedition - a novel of the Walcheren campaign ... by Lynn Bryant
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Extremely well written, historical detail is excellent and her characters live. Terrific book.
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An Unconventional Officer by Lynn Bryant
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Fantastic book! Well written, excellent historical detail, and characterizations. I've read all of her Peninsular series, of which this is the first, and the 2 Manxman books (which tie in with the Peninsular series), and highly recommend them all.
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An Irregular Regiment by Lynn Bryant
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Fantastic book! Well written, excellent historical detail, and characterizations. I've read all of her Peninsular series, of which this is the first, and the 2 Manxman books (which tie in with the Peninsular series), and highly recommend them all.
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Fantastic book! Well written, excellent historical detail, and characterizations. I've read all of her Peninsular series, of which this is the first, and the 2 Manxman books (which tie in with the Peninsular series), and highly recommend them all.
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A Mad, Bad, and Dangerous People? by Boyd Hilton
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Mary Wollstonecraft by Janet Todd
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A very readable biography of a fascinating woman and author.
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Lauren Gilbert Giveaway!! HEYERWOOD: A Novel is this week's featured giveaway on the English Historical Fiction Authors blog. Here's a link: http://englishhistoryauthors.blogspot...

Be sure to read M.M. Bennetts' wonderful article about English pleasure gardens while you are there


Lauren Gilbert My book, HEYERWOOD: A Novel is this week's featured giveaway at the English Historical Fiction Authors blog!!! Click HERE http://englishhistoryauthors.blogspot... for more information! While you're there, Maggi Andersen's article The Lost Houses of England is a must read!


Lauren Gilbert Please check out Anne O'Brien's post on the English Historical Fiction Author's blog. She writes an excellent article about Alice Perrers, mistress of Edward III. Please visit http://englishhistoryauthors.blogspot...


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