Felicity Pulman is taking over today with a guest post about Janna, the character in her new series The Janna Chronicles which is being published by Momentum Books in the coming months.
Another is really exciting because the whole series will be releas in ebook format between January and June – roughly a book a month! " The Janna Chronicles:1.Blood Oath2.The Stolen Child3.Unholy Murder4.Pilgrim of Death5.Devil ’ s Brew6.Day of JudgmentHere ’ s this little bit about the thir book: Guest Post: The Janna Chronicles by Felicity Pulman " Blood Oath " Published: January 22nd 2015 by Momentum BooksFormat: eBook, 282 pagesSeries: The Janna Chronicles# 1Genres: Fantasy, HistoricalGoodreads • Buy the ebook • Amazon • iTunesLove, revenge, secrets – and murder – in a medieval kingdom at war.
In th country torn apart by the vicious civil war between King Stephen and the Empress Matilda, Janna needs all her wits and courage to stay alive as she comes closer to those who are determined to silence her forever.Walking in the Footsteps of My Character ‘ Death follows you, ’ says an old oman to Janna, who has joined a group of pilgrims following her sworn oath to avenge her other ’ s murdere.
I egan to scribble notes about my characters, and research the historical background I had chosen.In fact, the old oman ’ s prediction doesn ’ t come until Pilgrim of Death, Book 4 of The Janna Chronicles.
I wa a wonderful time walking around with the very helpful gardener, who encourage me to pick, taste and photograph some of the herbs unknown to me but that Janna would have used when making up her medicaments.Following clues regarding her mother ’ s real identity, Janna visits Amesbury Abbey.
What happens at Stonehenge is crucial in Book 4, Pilgrim of Death, and Janna ’ s meeting with the old woman.And so I walked in Janna ’ s footsteps, and saw what she mean, and dreamed up characters to bedevil her, like the abbess and Lord Robert, but lso to keep her company ( and falling in love) along her journey: the villein Godric, the nobleman Hugh and the charismatic pilgrim, Ralph.