Posted by: A. C. Cockerill | October 24, 2011

Book Recommendation: For Writers – Bernard Grun

Fiction or Nonfiction:  Nonfiction

Type:  Writing Research

Author:  Bernard Grun

Title:  “The Timetables of History: A Horizontal Linkage of People and Events”

Why:  “The Timetables of History: A Horizontal Linkage of People and Events” is a handy year-by-year reference for historical and time-travel romance writers.


  1. Thanks for the tip, Ashley. I’ve been looking for a good resource for a year-by-year history research book. Can’t wait to check this one out.

    • You’re very welcome, Angela. Before you buy the book, please pull it up on Amazon and use their “Look Inside” feature to see if the page layout works for you. Hope you like it. Cheers, Ashley

  2. I keep hearing about this book. I must need to get it.
    Thanks for the nudge.

    • You’re so welcome, Sandy. Also, Amazon lets you peak inside before you commit. Cheers, Ashley

  3. This sounds great! I just added it to my Amazon Wish List. Thanks for the rec!

    • Hi Jennette, You’re so welcome. Hope you find this book really helpful. Cheers, Ashley

  4. Thanks for the recomendation.. Should be very handy for anyone writing time travel, steampunk, historical. The list goes on.

    • You’re very welcome, Donna. It’s a great way to find and add cool, unexpected details. Cheers, Ashley

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