Historical Fiction

Water Song by Suzanne Weyn
Posted by | September 9, 2017
#975 Water Song by Suzanne Weyn

Water Song by Suzanne Weyn Emma and her mother were trying to go back home to their family estate, but then the war happened and Emma's mother was killed. She...

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War Horse by Michael Morpurgo
Posted by | July 31, 2017
#935 War Horse by Michael Morpurgo

War Horse by Michael Morpurgo Joey remembers when he was taken away from his mother. He was a young colt then. His mother was sold off at the auction to...

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Maggie Rose and Sass by Eunice Boeve
Posted by | July 13, 2017
#917 Maggie Rose and Sass by Eunice Boeve

Maggie Rose and Sass by Eunice Boeve Unfortunately, Maggie's father died then she went to live with her grandmother, who also died. The only family member left for her to...

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Imperial Woman by Pearl S. Buck
Posted by | July 9, 2017
#913 Imperial Woman by Pearl S. Buck

Imperial Woman by Pearl S. Buck Cixi was the last empress of China who outlived not only the emperor, but her son. At a young age, when she was known...

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I, Pearl Heart by Jane Candia Coleman
Posted by | June 22, 2017
#896 I, Pearl Heart by Jane Candia Coleman

I, Pearl Heart by Jane Candia Coleman Pearl was supposed to go back to her fancy boarding school, but she met Frank first. He promised her dancing. Her mother didn't...

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The Historian by Elizabeth Kostova
Posted by | June 21, 2017
#895 The Historian by Elizabeth Kostova

The Historian by Elizabeth Kostova Paul has told his  daughter some strange stories involving Dracula and a book. One day, Paul goes out, again, in search of something. As the...

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The Painted Girls by Cathy Marie Buchanan
Posted by | June 16, 2017
#890 The Painted Girls by Cathy Marie Buchanan

The Painted Girls by Cathy Marie Buchanan The three Van Goethem sisters all danced in the ballet, at one point or the other. Antoinette, the oldest, gave up for a...

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Posted by | June 2, 2017
#878 The Red Pencil by Andrea Davis Pickney

 The Red Pencil by Andrea Davis Pickney Amira lives with her family in Darfur. She has two parents and a younger sister. There is also the family sheep, named by...

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Dragon Seed by Pearl S. Buck
Posted by | May 10, 2017
#854 Dragon Seed by Pearl S. Buck

Dragon Seed by Pearl S. Buck Ling Tan and his family live outside of Nanjing. They are all farmers. He has three sons with his wife. Two of the sons...

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The Sinners and the Sea by Rebecca Kanner
Posted by | March 27, 2017
#811 The Sinners and the Sea by Rebecca Kanner

The Sinners and the Sea by Rebecca Kanner God told Noah to build an ark because God was going to cleanse the world of all the evil that grew there....

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