Historical

We are not makers of history. We are made by history

I WAS HERE

Gayle Forman

From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of If I Stay comes "a heartbreaking novel about coping with loss" (People). When her best friend, Meg, commits suicide by drinking a bottle of industrial-strength cleaner alone in a m...

THE UNDERGROUND RAILROAD

COLSON WHITEHEAD

Colson Whitehead, a best-selling author, delivers a ground-breaking new novel about a young woman who's been a slave at a cotton plantation in the United States (Georgia) for as long as she can remember. Unable to suffer from the constant humiliation...

TIFFANY GIRL: A NOVEL

DEEANNE GIST

Tiffany Girl, the latest novel by Deeanne Gist, a bestselling author, is a charming book about love, hate, progress, and hope. The 1893 World’s Fair is about to take place, and the whole nation is captivated by its magnitude. At the same time,...

THE CROWN'S FATE (CROWN'S GAME)

EVELYN SKYE

Epic historical fantasies are really popular with teens these days, and authors like Evelyn Skye are taking the genre to the next level. The Crown's Fate is a fascinating, gripping and riveting story. Magic is growing stronger with each passing momen...

THE SECRET WIFE

GILL PAUL

Gill Paul delivers a smart, witty, enthralling novel that made it into the list of best-selling historical romance book. The critics are calling it a triumph, and it's hard to disagree with that. It's 1914, and Russia is struggling to survive. The co...

THE LAST DAYS OF NIGHT

GRAHAM MOORE

The Last Days of Night is a fascinating new novel that's based on real-world events and tells an amazing story about the people who were fighting for the right to bring electricity into every single American home. It's a book about great achievements...

A TREE GROWS IN BROOKLYN

BETTY SMITH

A wonderfully written book, in which you can know Brooklyn in the early Twentieth Century from an interpretation of the little girl. The Francie Nolan is a really interesting person. She adores her father, despite he is addicted to alcohol for man...

THE TEA GIRL OF HUMMINGBIRD LANE

LISA SEE

Li-yan has her whole life centered around farming of tea with her family. She's used to all the various rituals and the daily routine. However, when a car arrives at her village's gate - the first vehicle that any of the locals has ever seen in their...

THREE SISTERS, THREE QUEENS

PHILIPPA GREGORY

From Philippa Gregory, a bestselling author, comes Three Sisters, Three Queens, a tremendous historical novel of epic proportions about Mary and Margaret, King Henry VIII's own sisters. Another vital character in the story is Katherine, and the 3 lad...

THE GUERNSEY LITERARY AND POTATO PEEL PIE SOCIETY

Mary Ann Shaffer and Annie Barrows

London in the late forties: The spirited young writer Juliet receives an amazing letter one day. The sender is a farmer from the island of Guernsey and he accidentally buy a book which previously belonged to her. Between the writer and the farmer th...

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