Author Interview - Stephanie Thornton
Author I draw inspiration from: Arthur Golden, author of Memoirs of a Geisha
Favorite place to read a book: My sun room, usually at night when everyone else has gone to bed.
Book character I’d like to be stuck in an elevator with: Jamie Fraser. (Come on, what woman wouldn't?!)
The moment I knew I wanted to become an author: When I couldn't get Pharaoh Hatshepsut's story out of my head.
Hardback, paperback, ebook or audiobook: Paperback
The last book I read: Less by Andrew Sean Greer
Pen & paper or computer: Computer
Book character I think I’d be best friends with: Elizabeth Bennet from Pride & Prejudice, or maybe Lila Bard from A Darker Shade of Magic
If I wasn’t an author, I’d be a: High school history teacher. (Because I am!)
Favorite decade in fashion history: Ancient Egypt, 1800BCE
Place I’d most like to travel: Mongolia
My signature drink: Red wine, preferably a Syrah
Favorite artist: Gustav Klimt, with Vincent Van Gogh as a close second
Number one on my bucket list: A return trip to Egypt to take my daughter on a Nile cruise