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Recommended Historical Fiction

Students, soldiers, and storytellers who could have been part of our past. Some are armed with cooking spoons while others have chemisty kits, diaries, and dreams. Everyone has a story to tell.

12 items

The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society

Mary Ann Shaffer & Annie Barrows. |

The red umbrella

Christina Diaz Gonzalez. |

The midwife's apprentice

by Karen Cushman. |

The three Musketeers

Alexandre Dumas ; adapted by Jean David Morvan, Michel Dufranne, Rubááen, and Marie Galopin. |

The green glass sea

Ellen Klages. |

Matilda Bone

Karen Cushman. |

Catherine, called Birdy

by Karen Cushman. |

The ballad of Lucy Whipple

by Karen Cushman. |

Turtle in paradise

by Jennifer L. Holm. |

My chocolate year

by Charlotte Herman ; illustrated by LeUyen Pham. |

Penny from heaven

by Jennifer L. Holm. |