Medieval author Joyce DiPastena is always on the lookout for authentic medieval names for her characters. Internet searches are helpful, but occasionally they can lead a writer astray. Accurate lists can be found on the internet, but it can take a deal of searching and double-checking of sources. In Name Your Medieval Character: Medieval Christian Names (12th-13th Centuries), Joyce DiPastena has done much of this work for you. Name Your Medieval Character is a compilation of her 30-plus years of research into medieval Christian names. Every name and name variation in this book was borne by a living, breathing medieval man or woman.
Name Your Medieval Character includes over 800 female names (including variations) and over 1500 male names (including variations). This book will prove a treasure trove for historical novelists, fantasy writers, gamers, or anyone who just enjoys names!
"Spend any time with Joyce at all and you will be astonished at the meticulous, detailed [medieval] world she is well familiar with." ~ Bella Online: The Voice of Women
|Publisher:||Sable Tyger Books|
|Product dimensions:||5.00(w) x 8.00(h) x 0.23(d)|
About the Author
When she's not writing, Joyce loves to read, play the piano, and spend time with her sister and friends. A highlight of her year is attending the annual Arizona Renaissance Festival .
Joyce is a multi-published, multi-award winning author who specializes in sweet medieval romances heavily spiced with mystery and adventure. She lives with her two cats, Clio and Glinka Rimsky-Korsokov, in Mesa, Arizona.
Email her at firstname.lastname@example.org, read more about her books on her website at http://www.joyce-dipastena.com, see what she's working on now at http://jdp-news.blogspot.com, and follow along as she researches her books at http://medievalresearch.blogspot.com.
Most Helpful Customer Reviews
Joyce di Pastena is a wonderful Historical Sweet Romance author who has a degree in Medieval History. Each of her books are meticulously researched and provide hours of entertaining reading materials. This compilation of Medieval Christian names is the result of all that research and more. It can be put to use in many more genres than just Historical Fiction such as Fantasy and Gaming.