Nglish Contemporary Historical Fictions

After carefully DEFINING what is meant by the word ROMANCE, study the REPRESENTATION of familial and sexual relationships in THREE of the set texts and then decide whether romance is incompatible with SERIOUS or literary historical fiction. The set texts are:

YEAR OF WONDERS by Geraldine Brooks,
ALIAS GRACE by Margaret Atwood,and
THE BIRTH OF VENUS by Sarah Dunant,

Nglish Contemporary Historical Fictions

After carefully DEFINING what is meant by the word ROMANCE, study the REPRESENTATION of FAMILIAL and SEXUAL relationships in THREE of the set texts and then decide whether romance is incompatible with serious or literary historical fiction.

The set texts are:
THE BIRTH OF VENUS: by Sarah Dunant
YEAR OF WONDERS: by Geraldine Brooks, and ALIAS GRACE: by Margaret Atwood.