Sara asked Deborah Harkness:

I am curious about why you chose to write Diana's POV in first person but not Matthew. Was there any specific reason for that?

Deborah Harkness I really didn't want to get inside Matthew's secretive head. The only reason I switched into third person at all was so that readers could know there was more going on than Diana could perceive. Getting inside Matthew's head would have only added to the secrets...

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