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Fort Ticonderoga Author Series Features Allison Pataki, Author of Historical Novel THE TRAITOR’S WIFE

July 31, 2014 @ 2:00 pm

Allison Pataki
Fort Ticonderoga’s 2014 Author Series continues on Sunday, August 31, with Allison Pataki, author of The Traitor’s Wife: The Woman Behind Benedict Arnold and the Plan to Betray America.

Fort Ticonderoga’s 2014 Author Series continues on Sunday, August 31, with Allison Pataki, author of The Traitor’s Wife, a historical fiction novel set in Revolutionary-era America. The program takes place at 2 pm in the Deborah Clarke Mars Education Center and is followed by a book signing in the Museum Store at 3 pm.

The program is included in the cost of admission; members of the Friends of Fort Ticonderoga and Ticonderoga Ambassador Pass holders are admitted at no cost.

Author Allison Pataki weaves intrigue and personality in this riveting and popular historical novel about Peggy Shippen Arnold, the beautiful wife of Benedict Arnold, Revolutionary War hero and traitor. Told from the perspective of Peggy’s maid, whose faith in the new nation inspires her to intervene in her mistress’s affairs even when it could cost her everything, the historical fiction brings to life infamous figures in American history and transports readers back to the American Revolution.

The Traitor's Wife by Allison Pataki
The Traitor’s Wife by Allison Pataki

For additional information about this and other programs at Fort Ticonderoga, visit the Fort Ticonderoga website at and select “Explore and Learn.” Additional Fort Ticonderoga Author Series programs are scheduled for August 31 and October 5.


July 31, 2014
2:00 pm
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Fort Ticonderoga
100 Fort Ti Road
Ticonderoga, NY 12883 United States
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