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 Historical Fiction

In this masterful debut novel, Plimpton Prize winner Isabella Hammad delivers a sweeping, brilliantly crafted portrait of a young man's coming-of-age alongside the embattled development of a nation.   Midhat Kamal is the son of a wealthy textile merchant from Nablus, a ... read more

The Parisian
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 Historical Fiction

Reading Level:1 Fiction

A woman; a war; a child that changed everything. Spanning the sweep of the twentieth century, We Must Be Brave is a luminous and profoundly moving novel about the people we rescue and the ways in which they rescue us back. She was fast asleep on the back seat of the bus. Cu... read more

We Must Be Brave
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Category:

 Historical Fiction

Reading Level:1 Fiction

I didn't write this book. I stole it...A Parisian bookbinder stumbles across a manuscript containing three stories, each as unlikely as the other.The first, 'The Education of a Monster', is a letter penned by the poet Charles Baudelaire to an illiterate girl. The second, 'City ... read more

Crossings
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'Marriage isn?t always a bed of roses. And there are many ways to be a wife,' the vicar informs the town ...It?s 1930, and as the Depression overtakes rural New South Wales, what it means to be a wife tests the four respectable ladies of Pros... read more

Four Respectable Ladies Seek the Meaning of Wife
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 Historical Fiction

1878: The Lyceum Theatre, London. Three extraordinary people begin their life together, a life that will be full of drama, transformation, passionate and painful devotion to art and to one another. Henry Irving, the Chief, is the volcanic leading man and impresario; Ellen Terr... read more

Shadowplay
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 Historical Fiction

Series:Glenroy Ser.
Reading Level:1 Fiction

One of Australia's finest and most critically acclaimed writers returns with a powerful novel that goes back to the very beginning of the story, to bring his sweeping Glenroy series to a magnificent close.
Melbourne, 1917: the times are tumultuous, the... read more

Year of the Beast (Glenroy Book #6)
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 Historical Fiction

Reading Level:1 Fiction

I have wished so many times that I had acted differently.I wish that I had been more worthy of you...Eventually the war will end, and then we will find each other. Until then, remember me.
Hungary, 1938. In a city park, beneath one of its bleakly loomi... read more

A Universe of Sufficient Size
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 Historical Fiction

The proud Republic of Liberia was founded in the 19th century with the triumphant return of the freed slaves from America to Africa. Once back 'home', however, these AmericoLiberians had to integrate with the resident tribes - who did not want or welcome them. Against a b... read more

Land of My Fathers
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 Historical Fiction

Awards:Short-listed for Kirkus Reviews Best Book of the Year 2017.

On a dim winter afternoon, a young Irish immigrant opens the gas taps in his Brooklyn tenement. He is determined to prove--to the subway bosses who have recently fired him, to his pregnant wife--"that the hours of his life belong to himself alone." In the aftermath of the ... read more

The Ninth Hour
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 Historical Fiction

Series:The\Seven Sisters Ser.

The Moon Sister is the fifth epic story in the Seven Sisters series by Lucinda Riley.
After the death of her father - Pa Salt, an elusive billionaire who adopted his six daughters from around the globe - Tiggy D'Aplièse , trusting her instincts, ... read more

The Moon Sister (Seven Sisters #5)
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Category:

 Historical Fiction

Reading Level:very good
Awards:Shortlisted for British Book Awards: Best Read of the Year 2006 and IMPAC Dublin Literary Award 2007.

Shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize . Arthur and George grow up worlds apart in late nineteenth-century Britain: Arthur in shabby-genteel Edinburgh, George in the vicarage of a small Staffordshire village. Arthur is to become one of the most famous men of his age, whil... read more

Nophoto
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Category:

 Historical Fiction

Reading Level:very good

An ordinary town is transformed by a mysterious illness that triggers perpetual sleep in this mesmerizing novel from the New York Times bestselling author of The Age of Miracles. "This book is stunning."--Emily St. John Mandel, author of Station Eleven  ... read more

The Dreamers
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