Get to Know Historical Novelist Sandra Gulland
My Life in 8 Words
Q. What is your motto or maxim?
A. "Overnight success takes twenty-five years."
Q. How would you describe perfect happiness?
A. A day of leisure with stacks of good books to read.
Q. What is your greatest achievement?
A. I think writing a novel -- any novel -- is an impossibly difficult achievement.
Q. If you could be anywhere in the world right now, where would you choose to be?
A. Right where I am right now: at my computer.
Q. What’s your greatest fear?
A. Being trapped for a long time without anything to read.