Tag Archives: Canadian fiction

Our Time Will Come

Today Jean Gallant Marcoux is visiting Ascroft, eh? to tell us about his debut historical novel, Our Time Will Come. Welcome, Jean. Let’s get started, shall we? What prompted you to write about this historical event? Years ago, I learned … Continue reading

Posted in Archives, August 2020 | Tagged , , , , , | 2 Comments

Why Write About Ottawa?

Today Sigrid Macdonald author of the mystery novel, Finding Lisa, is joining us at Ascroft, eh? to talk about the Canadian setting for the book. Welcome Sigrid. I’ll turn the floor over to you: Thank you for having me on … Continue reading

Posted in March 2020, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

What Makes A Place Where You Want To Be?

Over the past few weeks I’ve been telling readers a little about my new cozy mystery, A Timeless Celebration. Today I’d like to tell you a little about an important element that binds the story together: Fenwater’s sense of community. … Continue reading

Posted in Archives, May 2018, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

A Canadian Tale: Promised To The Crown

Today I’m welcoming Aimie K. Runyan to talk about her Canadian tale (well, New France, if you want to be strictly accurate), Promised to the Crown. Welcome Aimee. Let’s get started, shall we? Tell us about your novel. AKR: Promised … Continue reading

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The Paradise Tree Q & A

Today Elena Maria Vidal is visiting Ascroft, eh? to answer a few questions about her new novel, The Paradise Tree, a story of Irish immigrants who arrived in Canada during the  late 1800s and built a new life in the … Continue reading

Posted in October 2014 | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment

Without A Word Of A Lie, I Loved Lies Told In Silence

Recently I had the pleasure of reading Lies Told In Silence by M.K. Tod. It’s a well written, poignant novel and as I read I lost myself in the story, not even bothering to make notes for my Historical Fiction … Continue reading

Posted in August 2014 | Tagged , , , , | 3 Comments