Roberta Writes – WordCrafter Book Blog Tour: Delilah by Kaye Lynne Booth

Today we are over at “Roberta Writes” for Day 4 of the WordCrafter “Delilah” Book Blog Tour. Robbie Cheadle is hosting my guest post about the historical supporting character for “Marta”: Book 3 of the Women in the West adventure series, Clara Brown. If you haven’t heard of this courageouos frontier woman, stop by and check it out. Leave a comment to enter the tour giveaway, too. Join us!

Writing Marta – Strong female characters right out of history

One of the cool things about Delilah and the Women in the West adventure series is the fact that there is a true-life historical female character in a supporting role, along with the strong female protagonist in each book. In the first book, Delilah, the supporting character is Elizabeth “Baby” Doe McCourt Tabor. In Book 2, Sarah, the supporting character will be Big Nose Kate, and I’ve begun the pre-writing process of outlining for that one. In Marta, book 3 in the series, the supporting historical character is Clara Brown. An emancipated slave, Clara was one of the first women to go to the Colorado gold camps, providing domestic services for many of the miners, including the first laundry service in the Colorado territory.

I’m not that far with the third book. Marta is still a loose…

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2 Comments on “Roberta Writes – WordCrafter Book Blog Tour: Delilah by Kaye Lynne Booth”

  1. The book sounds excellent!

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