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1914 A Novel by Jean Echenoz, Linda Coverdale (2014)
Reviewed by robert on December 26, 2014 tagged historical fiction • literary
The fates of five Frenchman called up to serve in WWI, and the woman they left behind.
Alligator Bayou by Donna Jo Napoli (2010)
Reviewed by flemtastic on June 11, 2010 tagged historical fiction
A young Sicilian immigrant in 1880’s Louisiana runs afoul of the community by not following the Jim Crow laws.
Anne of Green Gables by L.M. Montgomery (2008)
Reviewed in the form of a comic strip by billba on April 26, 2013 tagged coming of age • historical fiction
The Cuthberts thought they were adopting a boy to help at their farm, but got an imaginative redheaded girl instead.
Anno Dracula by Kim Newman (2011)
Reviewed in the form of a comic strip by guest on October 31, 2014 tagged historical fiction • horror
Dracula won. He married Queen Victoria, and vampires are present at every level of British society.
The Anubis Gates by Tim Powers (1983)
Reviewed by geneambaum on August 22, 2014 tagged historical fiction • science fiction
A time-traveling poetry scholar trapped in 1810 London tries to survive bodysnatchers, a sorcerer, and a werewolf.
Atomic Robo and the Dogs of War (Atomic Robo Volume 2) by Brian Clevinger, Scott Wegener, Ronda Pattison (2009)
Reviewed by geneambaum on July 1, 2011 tagged graphic novel • historical fiction • science fiction
A Bag of Marbles by Joseph Joffo, Kris, Vincent Bailly (2013)
Reviewed by wally on July 18, 2014 tagged coming of age • graphic novel • historical fiction
Two Jewish boys in occupied Paris live by their wits during WW II.
Beautiful Ruins A Novel by Jess Walter (2012)
Reviewed by darcy on April 5, 2013 tagged historical fiction
In 1962, a young Italian innkeeper meets a beautiful American actress. Years later, he goes to Hollywood to find her.
Benjamin Franklin's Bastard by Sally Cabot (2013)
Reviewed in the form of a comic strip by billba on November 15, 2013 tagged historical fiction
Only Benjamin Franklin knew who his son William's mother was. In this novel she is smart, lively, and tragic.
Bitter Greens by Kate Forsyth (2014)
Reviewed by diane on September 19, 2014 tagged historical fiction
Charlotte-Rose is exiled from the court of Louis XIV to a convent. Her only comfort is a story a nuns tells.
black is the color by Julia Gfrörer (2013)
Reviewed by geneambaum on March 7, 2014 tagged graphic novel • historical fiction • paranormal
Warren, put adrift in a dinghy during a troubled sea voyage, is visited by a mermaid.
Blood in the Snow (Northlanders Book Three) by Brian Wood, Dean Ormston, Vasilis Lolos, Danijel Zezej, Davide Gianfelice (2010)
Reviewed by geneambaum on April 8, 2011 tagged graphic novel • historical fiction
Bluffton by Matt Phelan (2013)
Reviewed by geneambaum on December 20, 2013 tagged biography • graphic novel • historical fiction
In 1908 vaudevillians, including the young Buster Keaton, take up residence in a small Michigan town.
Boilerplate History's Mechanical Marvel by Paul Guinan, Anina Bennett (2009)
Reviewed in the form of a comic strip by billba on June 10, 2011 tagged alternate history • historical fiction • science fiction
The Boy Who Would Be Shakespeare A Tale of Forgery and Folly by Doug Stewart (2010)
Reviewed by sarahhunt on December 3, 2010 tagged historical fiction
Charlie Wilson's War The Extraordinary Story of How the Wildest Man in Congress and a Rogue CIA Agent Changed the History of Our Times by George Crile (2007)
Reviewed by saracole on July 27, 2012 tagged graphic novel • historical fiction
The Child Thief by Dan Smith (2013)
Reviewed by emilyjones on November 14, 2014 tagged historical fiction • mystery
In a small Ukrainian village, a child killer is punished, then a family hunts for their niece on the frozen steppes.
The Collector of Dying Breaths by M.J. Rose (2014)
Reviewed by danritchie on August 22, 2014 tagged historical fiction • mystery • paranormal
An elixir that can reanimate the dead is at the heart of two intertwined stories that take place centuries apart.
Comfort to the Enemy and Other Carl Webster Stories by Elmore Leonard (2010)
Reviewed by geneambaum on December 3, 2010 tagged historical fiction • mystery • short stories
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