Author Archives: Cryssa Bazos

About Cryssa Bazos

Historical fiction writer and 17th century enthusiast.

A 17th century sugar plantation in the Caribbean #Barbados

Visiting and researching a 17th century sugar plantation in Barbados. Continue reading

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The HNS New Novel Award 2018

Announcing that my upcoming 2nd novel, The Severed Knot, has been long listed for the HNS New Novel Award 2018. Continue reading

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Welcome to the Dark Ages and the Land of King Arthur: Guest post by Mary Anne Yarde @maryanneyarde

Mary Anne Yarde, the author of the Du Lac Chronicles, joins us to talk about the Dark Ages and King Arthur. Includes excerpt of her latest release The Du Lac Prophesy Continue reading

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Dropping Anchor to Talk about Pirates – Helen Hollick @HelenHollick #nonfiction #pirates #blogtour

Helen Hollick drops anchor to talk about pirates – truth and tales. Continue reading

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Quackery and 17th Century Medicine by Deborah Swift @swiftstory #Stuarts

Quackery and 17th Century Medicine during the Great Plague. A guest post by Deborah Swift. Continue reading

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The Battle of Hamilton (or Hieton)

A young nobleman on a mission of love becomes entangled in a battle between Scottish defenders and English invaders. Continue reading

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Writing Historical Fiction: Make Sure You Write the Right Thing

Write the Right Thing: nailing the genre by E.M Powell Continue reading

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