Creative

Interview Questions 25: Answered by Cynthia Sally Haggard

What historical time period do you gravitate towards the most with your personal reading?

That depends on what I’m working on.

February from the Tres Riches Heures of the Duc de Berry (circa 1410)

When I was writing Thwarted Queen I read historical fiction about the Middle Ages.

Hotel Adlon Berlin, circa 1928

When I created Farewell My Life I read historical fiction about the 19th and 20th centuries.

What appeals to you most about your chosen genre?

I love living in the past, so historical novels are the perfect venue for my imagination.