Tara Hyland

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Books by this Author

Sins of the Mother
Daughters of Fortune


Introducing Tara Hyland

Tara Hyland, discusses living in London, writing as an occupation, and the impetus for her new novel, Daughters of Fortune.

My Life in 8 Words

Author Revealed

Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. "Everybody lies" (Greg House, M.D.)

Q. What do you regret most?

A. That I'm not Beyonce (or maybe that's my husband's greatest regret...)

Q. If you could meet any historical character, who would it be and what would you say to him or her?

A. Henry VIII.  It would be nice to see what all the fuss was about.

Q. What are your 5 favorite songs?

A. '...Baby One More Time', Britney Spears; 'Better Man', Pearl Jam; 'Damn I Wish I was Your Lover', Sophie B. Hawkins; 'Downtown', Petula Clarke; 'The Logical Song', Supertramp; 'Hungarian Rhapsody No. 2', Rachmaninoff (hell, I had to do something to compensate for Britney...)

Q. With whom in history do you most identify?

A. The Mary Celeste