I’ve said from the beginning that ‘The Accidental Empress‘ isn’t your typical fairytale. Recognizing that Sisi is a one-of-a-kind leading lady and heroine, (albeit one with which many Americans are unfamiliar), we knew that the pre-launch would have to be unique, fun, and creative in order to draw contemporary readers into the uniquely rich and transportive backdrop of the Habsburg history.
“Allison Pataki is a New York Times bestselling author of historical fiction. She’s a children’s book author. She’s a mom of three little girls. She’s