Historical Fiction

The Starless Sea

The Starless Sea

From the New York Times bestselling author of The Night Circus, a timeless love story set in a secret underground world—a place of pirates, painters,...

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The Warlow Experiment

The Warlow Experiment

Named one of the best books of 2019 by the Daily MailThe Sunday Times (London), and the BBC  An utterly transporting and original historical novel about an...

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Hamnet

Hamnet

England, 1580: The Black Death creeps across the land, an ever-present threat, infecting the healthy, the sick, the old and the young, alike. The end of days is near, but life always...

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Summerlings

Summerlings

It’s the summer of 1959 in the seemingly tranquil suburbs of Washington, D.C. But our young narrator, John, and his best friends, Ivan and Max, know the truth: every door on their...

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The Flight Portfolio

The Flight Portfolio

MARSEILLE, 1940. Varian Fry, a Harvard-educated journalist and editor, arrives in France. Recognizing the darkness descending over Europe, he and a group of like-minded...

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The Nickel Boys

The Nickel Boys

WINNER OF THE PULITZER PRIZEONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEARTimeEsquireThe Washington PostThe GuardianSlate, NPR, Entertainment WeeklyVoxVarietyChristian Science MonitorThe Minneapolis Star TribuneThe Dallas...

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The Secrets We Kept

The Secrets We Kept

INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER A HELLO SUNSHINE x REESE WITHERSPOON BOOK CLUB PICKONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR:THE WASHINGTON POST • NPR ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY • THE DALLAS MORNING NEWS •...

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Black Sun

Black Sun

"Black Sun is fascinating and has fearsome authenticity."--Frederick Forsyth, #1 New York Times bestselling author"Thrilling and suspenseful." --Simon Sebeag Montefiore, New...

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Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea

Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea

Prompted by disturbing reports of an enormous sea monster, marine biologist Pierre Aronnax joins an expedition to find and destroy it. After barely surviving an attack on the creature,...

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The Count of Monte Cristo

The Count of Monte Cristo

On the eve of his wedding, a young sailor named Edmond Dantès is wrongly accused of treason and imprisoned for life in the Château d’If, a reputedly...

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This Storm

This Storm

January '42. L.A. reels behind the shock of Pearl Harbor. Local Japanese residents are rounded up and slammed behind bars. Massive thunderstorms hit the city.A body is unearthed in...

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Haunting Paris

Haunting Paris

Paris, 1989:  Alone in her luminous apartment on Île Saint-Louis, Sylvie discovers a mysterious letter among her late lover Julien’s possessions, launching...

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The Porpoise

The Porpoise

In a bravura feat of storytelling, Mark Haddon calls upon narratives ancient and modern to tell the story of Angelica, a young woman trapped in an abusive relationship with...

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Crossing

Crossing

A NATIONAL BOOK AWARD FINALISTONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR:THE GUARDIAN  LIBRARY JOURNALSteeped in a rich heritage of bewitching Albanian...

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The Damascus Road

The Damascus Road

From the author of the international bestseller The Last Station, a superb historical novel of the Apostle Paul, whose tireless and epic preaching of the message of Jesus brought...

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Good Citizens Need Not Fear

Good Citizens Need Not Fear

"Bright, funny, satirical and relevant. . . . A new talent to watch"--Margaret Atwood"These immersive linked stories grapple with Ukrainian history through the waning years of the USSR and birth pangs of democracy...Reva's...

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Soot

Soot

The electrifying sequel to the national bestseller Smoke - bringing back readers to a world that Entertainment Weekly called "Part Dickens, part...

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Bandbox

Bandbox

From the author of Henry and Clara, a dazzling, hilarious novel that captures the heart and soul of New York in the Jazz Age.Bandbox is a hugely successful magazine,...

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The Illness Lesson

The Illness Lesson

"Astoundingly original, this impressive debut belongs on the shelf with your Margaret Atwood and Octavia Butler collections."--New York Times Book ReviewNamed a most anticipated book of 2020 by Time, Vanity Fair, Esquire, O...

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Landfall

Landfall

Set during the tumultuous middle of the George W. Bush years—amid the twin catastrophes of the Iraq insurgency and Hurricane Katrina—Landfall brings Thomas Mallon's cavalcade...

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Tyll

Tyll

From the internationally best-selling author of You Should Have Left, Measuring the World, and F, a transfixing retelling of the German myth of Tyll Ulenspiegel: a story about the devastation...

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The Convert

The Convert

In this dazzling work of historical fiction, the Man Booker International–long-listed author of War and Turpentine reconstructs the tragic story of a medieval noblewoman who...

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A Passage to India

A Passage to India

Among the greatest novels of the twentieth century, and the basis for director David Lean’s Academy Award-nominated film, A Passage to India turns on a tragic...

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A Bend in the River

A Bend in the River

Widely hailed as Nobel Prize-winning author V. S. Naipaul’s greatest work, A Bend in the River takes us deeply into the life of a young Indian man who moves to an isolated...

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