Elizabeth Hutchison Bernard


The Beauty Doctor

Historical Fiction

In The Beauty Doctor, a young woman in Edwardian-era New York City who dreams of becoming a physician finds herself ensnared in a web of deceit and treachery that threatens to destroy her most cherished ideals about a doctor’s sacred duty.
“A compelling historical novel steeped in mystery with strong elements of a medical thriller. Great pacing, gripping plot, and very suspenseful.”—READERS’ FAVORITE Book Review, 5-stars
—Finalist, 2018 ERIC HOFFER BOOK AWARD

Read More

Temptation Rag: A Novel

Historical Fiction

Temptation Rag is a fictional saga of passion, ambition, and desire featuring real-life characters from the early 20th century world of ragtime and African American musical theater.
“A striking portrait of racial and gender inequality in the ragtime era. An unforgettable and deeply human story.”
—FREDRIC TULSKY, Pulitzer Prize winner
“Music, art and culture spring from every page of this delightfully artistic work.”
—READERS’ FAVORITE Book Review, 5-stars

Read More


Examine the STYLE AND SUBSTANCE of Historical Fiction—tidbits that are interesting, fun, amazing, and occasionally creepy!
Enter your email to stay in the loop and join the discussion.

Your email address will not be shared, and you will receive no more than one blog post a week.