ROZSA GASTON is a historical fiction author who writes books on women who reach for what they want out of life. Her focus is on 16th-century European female rulers. She studied European history at Yale, and received her Master’s degree in international affairs from Columbia University, including one year at Institut d'.... more
ROZSA GASTON is a historical fiction author who writes books on women who reach for what they want out of life. Her focus is on 16th-century European female rulers. She studied European history at Yale, and received her Master’s degree in international affairs from Columbia University, including one year at Institut d'études politiques de Paris (Sciences Po). She worked at Institutional Investor, then as a columnist for The Westchester Guardian.
Her other works include the award-winning Anne of Brittany Series: Anne and Charles, Anne and Louis, winner ofthe Publishers Weekly 2018 BookLife Prize for general fiction, Anne and Louis: Rulers and Lovers, Anne and Louis Forever Bound, a 2022 Chaucer Awards Finalist, Marguerite and Gaston, The Least Foolish Woman in France, and Sense of Touch.
Gaston lives in Bronxville, NY with her family and is currently working on a book on Margaret of Parma, natural-born daughter of Charles V, Holy Roman Emperor.
Her motto? History matters.
Visit her at www.rozsagaston.com to learn more.
Rozsa Gaston's Projects
Anne and Charles: Passion and Politics in Late Medieval France
When Anne of Brittany's father dies in 1488, she becomes Duchess of Brittany, her country's ruler at... more
Anne and Louis Forever Bound
The year is 1508. Louis XII, King of France, wants to stamp France’s footprint upon Italy.<... more
Anne and Louis: Passion and Politics in Early Renaissance France
The story of the first years of Anne of Brittany's marriage to Louis XII, King of France, Anne and L... more
Anne and Louis: Rulers and Lovers
Anne, Duchess of Brittany, is sovereign ruler of Europe's richest independent duchy. Her husb... more
Black is Not a Color
When Ava Fodor returns to New York from Paris, she leaves behind her budding romance with Pierre ... more
When Kati Dunai travels to Budapest, she stays at a thermal spa hotel where she meets a Dutchman who... more
Dog Sitters: A Man, a Woman, and a Schnoodle
When their friends take a cruise to Bermuda, strangers Hint Daniels and Jack Whitby are charged w... more
Margaret of Austria
Journey to the Renaissance with Margaret of Austria, who shot the fortunes of the House of Habsburg ... more
Paris Adieu, Part I of The Ava Series, is a coming-of-... more
Running from Love
Farrah Foley runs the way she runs her love life—too cautiously. She slows down when it's time to fl... more
Sense of Touch: Love and Duty at Anne of Brittany's Court
In July of 1497 Anne of Brittany, Queen of France, gives birth to a son. Within hours the child join... more