Category Archives: Historical Fiction

Historical fiction are books in which the story takes place in a setting located in the past.

The Giver of Stars – Historical Women’s Fiction

The Giver Of Stars - Historical Women’s Fiction   The Giver Of Stars - historical women's fiction lives inside the pages of this marvelous book written by the talented and outstanding author, Jojo Moyes. I suppose many well-read women will find it hard to believe, but this is my first Jojo Moyes read. However, those…
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Call of the Wild Movie and Book

Call of the Wild Movie Book Call of the Wild Movie Book - Take your children to see the movie and get them a copy of the wonderful book, written by Jack London, published in 1903. I believe the old saying, "the book is better than the movie," is still true today. Yes, the cinematography…
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Historical Murder Mystery Fiction

Historical Murder Mystery Fiction Snap Shot & Cast Iron Historical Murder Mystery Fiction novels Snap Shot and Cast Iron, written by Marilyn Todd, are sure to be loved by Victorian murder mystery crime fiction fans.   Both Snap Shot and Cast Iron take place in England, circa 1895. Snap Shot is book one of the…
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The Illness Lesson – Author Clare Beams

The Illness Lesson - Author Clare Beams The Illness Lesson is the story of two teachers, Caroline and her father Samuel, who create a school to teach girls in the same way as boys are educated. The new school seems a commendable endeavor, especially if we consider the historical time period in which this story takes…
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