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Anna Elliott

A long time devotee of historical fiction and fantasy, Anna Elliott lives in the DC Metro area with her husband and two daughters. She is the author of Twilight of Avalon and Dark Moon of Avalon, the first two books in the Twilight of Avalon trilogy. Visit her at www.annaelliottbooks.com.
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A captivating, magical retelling of the Arthurian legend of Trystan & Isolde--book one in the Twilight of Avalon trilogy.

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Anna Elliott
Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. So powerful is the light of unity that it can illuminate the whole earth

Q. What is your biggest pet peeve?

A. When anyone mixes up infer with imply or comprise with compose. Sorry--I was raised by two English PhD's who were correcting my grammar and speech patterns from the time I could talk. I can't help myself!

Q. What’s your fantasy profession?

A. Really, being a writer. It's my absolute dream job and I couldn't love it more.

Q. What 3 personal qualities are most important to you?

A. Integrity, kindness, and sense of humor. Although if we're talking qualities I look for in a life mate, willingness to do laundry is right up there.

Q. What are your most overused words or phrases?

A. I guess that depends whether we're talking about in writing or in real life. In writing, my copy editor pointed out to me--very rightly--that I modify way too many verbs with "slightly" or "briefly." Then in real life, I just recently overheard my 2 year old talking to her baby doll and saying in a very patient voice, "Oh, babydoll, why did you do that?" And I thought, Goodness, I have no idea where she could have picked that up!

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