The Bristol and South West Chapter of the Historical Novel Society is for readers and writers of historical fiction and is a chance to meet fellow historical fiction enthusiasts. It is open to members of the HNS and non-members, with no obligation to join the Society. Meetings will be free (though a small charge might have to be made to cover venue costs). If you would like to join, just come along to the next meeting.
What is the HNS?
The HNS is a literary society devoted to promoting the enjoyment of historical fiction. The HNS is based in the USA and the UK but welcomes members (who can be readers or writers) from all round the world. Find out more at the Historical Novel Society website.
The Bristol and South West chapter meets monthly at the Bristol Central Library from 5.45 to 7.15 pm. For directions see the Bristol Central Library website.
20 March 2014
17 April 2014
22 May 2014
19 June 2014
17 July 2014
Our Next Meeting – 20 February 2014
We will be discussing The Sea Road by Margaret Elphinstone, looking at Clothes and Costume in historical fiction, and taking suggestions for future reads. All welcome.
WHAT ARE WE READING?
Next group read The Sea Road, Margaret Elphinstone – Viking Exploration of the North Atlantic (Available on Amazon, pb £6.89, Kindle £5.15). If you prefer to shop local, you can order it from LocalBookshops.co.uk for delivery to your local bookshop.