Questions to Ask
- What interested you in writing about the Separatists in Zoar, Ohio?
- Why were the Separatists persecuted in Germany for their religious beliefs?
- How did they change when they settled in Ohio?
- Why are people interested in their ancestry?
- What was medical care like in the 19th century?
- Why did you use a midwife as your main character?
- How was crime dealt with in early 19th century America?
- How much research do you do to write your mysteries?
- What’s the next book you are writing?