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Eva Stachniak

Biography

Eva Stachniak

Eva Stachniak was born in Wroclaw, Poland. She came to Canada in 1981 and has worked for Radio Canada International and Sheridan College, where she taught English and humanities. She is the author of the acclaimed debut NECESSARY LIES, of GARDEN OF VENUS and of the bestselling first novel in her Catherine the Great series, THE WINTER PALACE. Stachniak lives in Toronto, where she is at work on her next novel. Visit her at evastachniak.com.

Photo Credit: Stanislav Jerzmanski

Books by Eva Stachniak

by Eva Stachniak - Fiction, Historical Fiction

As Empress of Russia, Catherine the Great was a woman who exuded power. In November of 1796, after suffering a debilitating and ultimately devastating stoke, she mentally relives her most treasured memories before death claims her. Taking an intimate and very fascinating look at this woman who ruled the Russian Empire, Eva Stachniak introduces readers once more to the woman who not only ruled but transformed Russia.

by Eva Stachniak - Fiction, Historical Fiction

Award-winning author Eva Stachniak's new novel tells the epic story of Catherine the Great’s improbable rise to power, as seen through the ever-watchful eyes of an all-but-invisible servant close to the throne.