How do writers choose pen names?

Reblogged from The Guardian, UK Wednesday 7 December 2011 I was perfectly happy with the name I’d had for 40 years. Unfortunately, my publisher had other ideas… Alison Potter (or, if you prefer, Ali Knight) Photograph: Rankin Photography/Hodder & Stoughton One of the fun things about being a novelist is inventing names for your characters. […]

The Artist, the Philosopher, and the Warrior by Paul Strathern

Title: The Artist, the Philosopher, and the Warrior by Paul Strathern Genre: Narrative History /Adventure Published by Bantam Books. Copyright 2009 by Random House, Inc. Number of Pages: 412 “In Italy for thirty years under the Borgia’s they had warfare, terror, murder and bloodshed, but they produced Michelangelo, Leonardo Da Vinci and the Renaissance. In […]