Researching the Romance
How and When to Use Research Effectively

Presented by
Margaret Moore

When it comes to the history in a historical romance, how much is enough? How much is too much? In this craft workshop, USA Today best-selling author of over forty historical romances and novellas Margaret Moore will discuss when and how to use research when writing a historical romance. Aimed at novice to mid-level historical romance writers, using lecture format, exercises and reading list, attendees should come away with an understanding of:

the difference between a historical romance and a historical novel

how to use research effectively when
           creating characters
           describing the setting

how much research the historical romance novelist should do.

Handouts

Researching the Romance: How and When to Use Research Effectively
(abridged version - complete version available upon request)

Setting Exercise

Suggested Reading List


For more information, please contact Margaret.

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