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About the author:
Born to a Canadian soldier and English war bride, J.P. grew up in Victoria, British Columbia. but has lived in the U.K. for almost a quarter of a century.
Interests include anthropology, archaeology, folklore, fantasy, the Wars of the Roses era (Richard III in particular), Robin Hood, medieval life in general, Stonehenge and the megalithic culture.
What inspired you to write your book?
The character of Rosamund Clifford (a real person) was mythologised, both by later chroniclers and then by Victorian romantics. I wanted to find out more about the real woman and write that into a novel, while keeping the mystery of the hidden bower as well.