May 23

Catherine Pope – Victorian Geek – reviews Fanny & Stella

Catherine Pope reviewed my book, Fanny & Stella, on her blog recently.  Here are some of the best bits about me!

“McKenna’s writing style is unashamedly camp as his subjects, but it suits the book perfectly, giving a sense of their exuberance and vivacity. His genuine enthusiasm and affection for the subject is evident on every page. The research is impeccable and story placed firmly within its historical context, without distracting the reader from the stars of this show.  Usually consigned to the footnotes of Victorian history, here Fanny and Stella are given the prominence they deserve.”

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