Month: November 2018

A view across the Thames to Hampton Court Palace at night image.

Atmospheric Fiction in Historical Novels

Writing atmospheric fiction which is set in a time that some people can still remember is always going to be fraught with problems. But I knew right from the beginning that I wanted the setting for my Rufus Stone novels to be the Second World War. I wanted to give him and the characters surrounding him something to think about, other than their own lives, and the problems they were having to solve.

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