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BKLYN BookMatch Historical Fiction, Quirky Lit, Non-Fiction about WWII and Evolutionary Biology

Recommendations for a reader who likes Dickens, Westerns, historical fiction, quirky lit, nonfiction about WW II & evolutionary biology. This list was created by a librarian with the Brooklyn Public Library for a reader. Would you like your own personalized list of reading suggestions? Visit Bklyn BookMatch here:

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The goldfinch

Donna Tartt. |

The shining girls

Lauren Beukes. |

The Good Lord Bird

James McBride. |

The sisters brothers

Patrick deWitt. |

The sixth extinction

Elizabeth Kolbert. |

Operation Mincemeat

Ben Macintyre. |

Heinrich Himmler

Peter Longerich ; translated by Jeremy Noakes and Lesley Sharpe. |


Shigeru Mizuki ; translation by Zack Davisson. |

Showa, 1939-1944

Shigeru Mizuki ; translation by Zack Davisson. |

Showa, 1944-1953

Shigeru Mizuki ; translator, Zack Davisson. |