Historical Fiction

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    Yellow Crocus – Laila Ibrahim

    Yellow Crocus – Laila Ibrahim – Genre – Historical Fiction Blurb: Moments after Lisbeth is born, she’s taken from her mother and handed over to an enslaved wet nurse, Mattie, a young…

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    The Storyteller – Jodi Picoult

    The Storyteller – Jodi Picoult – Genre – Historical Fiction Blurb: What do you do when evil lives next door? Can someone who’s committed a truly heinous act ever atone for…

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    The Lost Wife – Alyson Richman

    The Lost Wife – Alyson Richman – Genre – Historical Fiction There on her forearm, next to a small brown birthmark, were six tattooed numbers. ‘Do you remember me now?’ he…

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    The Blackheath Seance Parlour – Alan Williams

    Two sisters dabble in the dark arts in Victorian London in this tale featuring  murder, vampires, malevolent spirits, and a life-size chocolate gorilla. For fans of the classics—Holmes, Dickens, and Abfab.…

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    The Nightingale – Kristin Hannah

    Bravery, courage, fear and love in a time of war. Despite their differences, sisters Viann and Isabelle have always been close. Younger, bolder Isabelle lives in Paris while Viann is content…