National best-selling historical author Candice Millard of Leawood works out of an office at her husband’s company in Overland Park. Mementos of past books — including a Teddy Roosevelt doll and a prestigious Edgar award, upper right — share space with research volumes and copies of her newest book, “Hero of the Empire” about Winston Churchill. Roy Inman Special to The Star
National best-selling historical author Candice Millard of Leawood works out of an office at her husband’s company in Overland Park. Mementos of past books — including a Teddy Roosevelt doll and a prestigious Edgar award, upper right — share space with research volumes and copies of her newest book, “Hero of the Empire” about Winston Churchill. Roy Inman Special to The Star

Here’s where Candice Millard creates her best-sellers

September 16, 2016 7:00 AM