• Events & Interviews

    An offering of upcoming and past recorded events, interviews, articles and reviews.

    Review: The Deception

    November 2022 Edition of Historical Novel Review

    "Kim Taylor Blakemore’s track record in psychological suspense underlies her cunning thriller..."

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    Ask an Editor: A Sisters in Crime Wisconsin Panel

    October 22, 2022 Panel

    Learn how a developmental editor works, what we look for in submissions, and how we help authors.

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    The Big Thrill Magazine

    October 01, 2022 Interview

    We talk research, landing a New York Agent, and breaking into historical fiction

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    Desideratum Podcast with Theresa Bakken

    September 30, 2022 Interview

    Listen as author Kim Taylor Blakemore shares how she scoured history to find her own muses for this tale of authenticity and duplicity. 

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    The Rebel Author Podcast with Sacha Black

    September 28, 2022 Interview

    Sacha and I talk about writing historical fiction - what makes something authentic, how to research, what to layer in a historical novel to create a compelling world, and things to watch out for in your draft.

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    Wine, Women, and Words with

    September 27, 2022 Interview

    Have you ever wondered what the little yellow person is on google maps? Well with the help of Kim Taylor Blakemore we find out. Kim isn't just here to shed light on a google mystery, she returns to the show to talk about her latest book, The Deception, and how to do setting research without leaving your home.

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    BOLO Book Review

    September 27, 2022

    "Kim Taylor Blakemore’s brand of historical thrillers not only bring to life a long ago time, but they also elucidate how relevant yesterday is to today and how that can and will affect tomorrow..."

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    Get to Know Your Favorite Author

    September 28, 2022 Interview

    Twenty questions. Surprising answers.

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    Behind the Book with Karen McQuestion & Tess Thompson

    September 26, 2022 Interview

    The creation of The Deception, research and the publishing world.

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    Book Q&As with Deborah Kalb

    September 28, 2022 Interview

    The inspriation and research behind The Deception.

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    Cantina Bookclub Podcast

    September 24, 2022 Interview

    Yes, I've seen ghosts. Yes, I've talked to them. More on the podcast!

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    What's New in Historical Fiction

    September 21, 2022 Interview

    A free ranging discussion with three best selling authors on writing and researching historical fiction with Kimberly Garrett Brown (Cora's Kitchen), Martha Conway (The Physician's Daughter) and Kim Taylor Blakemore (The Deception). Hosted by History Through Fiction.

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    Vox Vomitus with Allison Martine & Jennifer Anne Gordon

    September 20, 2022 Interview

    I tried to make it through this interview without laughing. But then Allison showed us her toy airplane, and Jennifer stuck a stuffed raven in her hair, and I shared my plastic Wonder Woman who talks if you press a button ("To the invisible plane!")...


    Somewhere in there we talk ghosts and The Deception and who has more serial killers - New Hampshire or the Pacific Northwest. But you'll need to join us to hear all about all of it.

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    September 14, 2022 Interview

    We talk research, landing a New York Agent, and breaking into historical fiction

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  • Upcoming Events List

     Check Back for More Information, Interview Day & Time, and Links to Events

    February 2023

    • Podcasts
      • Golden State Media Concepts Book Review with Sarah Meckler
    • Articles
      • Feb 3: "A Day in the Life of a Historical Fiction Author" - The Hasty Booklist

    May 2023

    • Writing Workshops
      • So the Book is Done...Now What? - Webinar - San Diego Writers and Editors Guild

    Spring 2023

    • Podcasts
      • She Wore Black