What happens when P.D. James comes to Pemberley?

I will have to read Death Comes to Pemberley to find out. P.D. James’ latest novel, set six years after the marriage of Jane Austen’s characters Elizabeth Bennett and Fitzwilliam Darcy, was not on my reading list. Partly because it doesn’t star Adam...

Who says research is fun?

My good friend Claire Gebben says it is. I can’t think of anyone better able to pass on excellent research tips than Claire, who writes historical fiction, and who has graciously agreed to guest-post today. To research her novel-in-progress, in addition to the...