Welcome to Judith Starkston’s website. Her debut novel Hand of Fire, set during the Trojan War, is available September 2014 (Fireship Press). Enjoy reviews of Hand of Fire, book club questions, the event calendar and an excerpt. You’ll also find historical background about this fascinating place and time, book reviews of reads you don’t want to miss and other on-going information from the historical fiction community.
Buy Hand of Fire on Amazon or on Amazon UK
Buy Hand of Fire at Barnes and Noble
Buy Hand of Fire at itunes store
Reminder AZ HNS meeting this Saturday April 25 2-4 with Marcia Fine. My favorite posts around the web this week: Neanderthals in limestone and making music, interview with Nancy Bilyeau, Susan Spann on Female Samurai Warriors, David Waid on ancient shipwreck, Italian history in the basement and Museum makeover
My review of Priscilla Royal’s Satan’s Lullaby: a Medieval Mystery. Highly recommended
Steve Weigenstein, whose novel This Old World is also on the long list for the MM Bennett’s Award for Historical Fiction, posted an interview and review of Hand of Fire.
Next meeting: April 25, 2-4 p.m. at Judith Starkston’s house. Email for directions and to rsvp.
Speaker: Marcia Fine, author of The Blind Eye
Click through to find out all the news and what’s up with the Arizona Historical Novel Society. Everyone welcome–writers and readers. We’re an informal group with no dues just lots of great community and information sharing.