Posted on 02/15/2022 at 01:12 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek
Bestselling historical novelist Janie Chang has a misconception to dispel.
Her genre is not, as some people assume, easy to write because it's already happened.
Yes, the fact that historical fiction is based in history does provide a launchpad for the imagination, but there's plenty of work left for a writer to do.
Chang spoke with other bestselling historical fiction authors for their insights into how to find, research, and measure the success of historical fiction novels, in a guest post for Writer's Digest.
Categories: Behind the scenes