Twelfth Night at Eyre Hall by Author Luccia Gray : (Day 11) #Giveaway
-->Luccia Gray was born in London, and now lives in the south of Spain with her husband. She has three children and three grandchildren. When she's not reading or writing, she teaches English at an Adult Education Centre and at University.
Following Edward Rochester’s death, Jane Eyre, who has been blackmailed into marrying a man she despises, will have to cope with the return of the man she loved and lost. The secrets she has tried so hard to conceal must be disclosed, giving rise to unexpected events and more shocking revelations.
Romance, mystery, and excitement will unfold exploring the evolution of the original characters, and bringing to life new and intriguing ones, spinning a unique and absorbing narrative, which will move the action from the Yorkshire countryside, to Victorian London, and across the Atlantic Ocean to Colonial Jamaica.
I live in the south of
I love swimming in
outdoor pools in summer
I make a great paella
I’ve been dying my
hair with henna for 23 years
I reread Jane
Eyre regularly, like every other day!
My favourite 20th
century novel is Rebecca
My favourite museum is
the Tate Modern
My favourite place to
go for a walk is along the South Bank
I auditioned for the
Royal Central School of Speech and Drama when I was 18
I speak four European
And Some Author Q&A's
do you do in your spare time when you’re not writing?
I teach English to adults in Spain,
full time. I enjoy working out at the gym, going for long walks, reading,
travelling, and chatting to my physical and virtual friends.
many books do you have out, and do you have a favorite?
Night at Eyre Hall is my second book. The first is All Hallows at Eyre Hall. Book 3, Midsummer at Eyre Hall is also under
way. I love both of my published books. Book one will always be special, but I
like the way book two moved the story forward building a more exciting story.
did you start writing, and was there a specific event or person who influenced you
to become an author?
I’ve always been an
avid reader, and I’ve wanted to write and publish novels as far back as I can
remember. My first book is dedicated to Sister Catherine. She used to read
aloud to us during the last hour of class, and always on Friday afternoons. I
was twelve at the time. I remember her reading The Moonstone, Oliver Twist, and
Vanity Fair, among others. She transmitted her love for literature and
especially the Victorians.
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