Many people are moved and inspired by UK author Rosemary Sutcliff.
Rosemary Sutcliff spoke to a ‘Children’s Literature New England’ conference in 1989, in Cambridge (UK). Her contribution was entitled ‘History
Historical novelist and doyenne of children’s literature Rosemary Sutcliff had ‘a mystical communion with the past’, according to one of her editors. Her best work was in the ‘50s and ‘60s, beginning with The Eagle of the Ninth and ending with The Mark of the Horse Lord.
Endeavour Press have now republished in E form Rosemary Sutcliff’s historical fiction novel The Flowers of Adonis, about Alkibiades, who The Times
Poor research: I clipped this from a newspaper in 2010, but I did not note which one! (But see comments