Get to Know Historical Novelist Sandra Gulland
My Life in 8 Words
Q. What is your motto or maxim?
A. "Overnight success takes twenty-five years."
Q. If you could meet any historical character, who would it be and what would you say to him or her?
A. I would love to meet all my characters: Louise, Louis XIV, Josephine and Napoleon.
Q. What is your greatest achievement?
A. I think writing a novel -- any novel -- is an impossibly difficult achievement.
Q. What’s your best quality?
Q. If you could be anywhere in the world right now, where would you choose to be?
A. Right where I am right now: at my computer.