Is one of your names Elizabeth, Elisabeth or one of the many variations?
Do you know a Betty, a Liz, a Lisa or a Bella?
Are you fascinated by the meaning of names and the magic they contain?
MY NAME IS ELIZABETH will take you on a journey through the centuries to meet monarchs, matriarchs, mistresses, screen goddesses, bestselling authors, Olympians, Paralympians, pioneers and trailblazers, all of whom carry the name Elizabeth or one of its variations.
Today the “Elizabeth” group of names continue to be among the world’s most popular. They connect families, friends and cultures across the globe and celebrate the timeless power of love, vision, dedication and beauty.
MY NAME IS ELIZABETH features profiles of over 200 “Elizabeths”, with colour illustrations and photographs throughout. This perfect gift will be available for purchase from May 2012 for AUD$24.95 including postage within Australia. Just click here
“The problem with people who have no vices is that generally you can be pretty sure they’re going to have some pretty annoying virtues.”
– Elizabeth Taylor
“You are the storyteller of your own life, and you can create your own legend, or not.”
– Isabel Allende
ROSS STEELE, AM, Officier de la Légion d’Honneur. Ross has written over thirty books on French language and culture. He has a special interest in the history of names.
KEITH HOWES, an English writer living in Australia, equally at home with popular culture and the natural world.