Kate Emerson

Kate Emerson was born in Liberty, New York, and received an A.B. from Bates College and an M.A. from Old Dominion University. She currently lives in Wilton, Maine. She is a member of the Historical Novel Society, the Mystery Writers of America, Sisters in Crime, and other professional organizations. Emerson also writes a Scottish mysteries series as Kaitlyn Dunnett. Visit her at KateEmersonHistoricals.com.

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Kate Emerson on The King's Damsel

Emerson returns to the Tudor Court in At the King's Pleasure, where a young gentlewoman catches King Henry the Eighth's roving eye...

My Life in 8 Words

Author Revealed

Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. The die is cast.

Q. Do you have one sentence of advice for new writers?

A. Don't give up.

Q. Who are your favorite authors?

A. Dorothy Dunnett

Elizabeth Peters

Sharan Newman

Charlaine Harris

Q. What were your previous occupations?

A. teacher; librarian

Q. What is your favorite movie?

A. Shakespeare in Love

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