The Accidental Empress by Allison Pataki

Historical Fiction Debut: The Accidental Empress by Allison Pataki

  History is rife with fascinating stories, and few writers tell historical novels better than New York TImes Bestselling author Allison Pataki. Her latest novel, The Accidental Empress: A Novel, is an 1850s era saga of Sisi, formally known as Empress Elisabeth of the Austro-Hungarian Empress, and the engaging wife of Emperor Franz Joseph. I’ve had the pleasure of getting to…