Helena P Schrader
Award-winning novelist Helena P. Schrader has a PhD in History. She has published non-fiction books on the German Resistance to Hitler, the Berlin Airlift, and women in aviation in WWII. Her fiction works are focused on the crusades, Ancient Sparta and WWII. Her novel "Defender of Jerusalem" won the Chaucer Award 2015 for Historical Fiction set in the Middle Ages, and took the Silver in the Feathered Quill Literary Awards 2016 for Spiritual/Religious Fiction. It is a finalist for the M.M. Bennetts Award for Historical Fiction.