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Margaret Porter author interview a pledge of better times

Author Interview: Margaret Porter

on Wed, 04/15/2015 - 02:20

Margaret Porter discusses writing historical fiction, and her new book, A Pledge of Better Times

By Lisa Allard

Historical fiction is a hybrid literary genre located somewhere between fiction and nonfiction. By venturing into the past, authors take a risk from the comfort of the present in order to find the facts they crave, while crafting a story that holds enough modern concepts to appeal to a reader. 

To learn more about the process of writing historical fiction, I decided to interview Margaret Porter, award winning and bestselling novelist. She recently published her twelfth novel, A