Allison Pataki is a New York Times Bestselling author who has written historical fiction, children’s picture books, and a memoir. Carol talks with Allison about her new novel, The Queen’s Fortune, which tells the story of ruling families after the French Revolution, and the power one woman finds in her relationship with Napoleon. The two discuss women at the forefront of history, Allison’s research in Paris, and the ways in which Allison’s personal life has affected her historical storytelling over the years.
Books discussed in this episode:
Nelly Takes New York: A Little Girl’s Adventures in the Big Apple by Allison Pataki
Polly Takes Paris: A Little Girl’s Adventures in the City of Light by Allison Pataki
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