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Real Women in historical fiction

Novels based on incredible women who rocked science, engineering, politics, human rights, the Arts, and more. Probably all while making sure dinner was on the table.

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The lost girls of Paris / Pam Jenoff.

Jenoff, Pam, author. | Book

The race for Paris : a novel / Meg Waite Clayton.

Clayton, Meg Waite, author. | Book

Terrible virtue : a novel / Ellen Feldman.

Feldman, Ellen, 1941- author. | Book

The other Einstein : a novel / Marie Benedict.

Benedict, Marie, author. | Book

Mistress of the Ritz : a novel / Melanie Benjamin.

Benjamin, Melanie, 1962- author. | Book

The Chelsea girls : a novel / Fiona Davis.

Davis, Fiona, 1966- author. | Book

The editor : a novel / Steven Rowley.

Rowley, Steven, 1971- author. | Book

Lilac girls : a novel / Martha Hall Kelly.

Kelly, Martha Hall, author. | Book

Rodin's lover : a novel / Heather Webb.

Webb, Heather, 1976 December 30- author. | Book

The invention of wings / Sue Monk Kidd.

Kidd, Sue Monk, author. | Book

The invention of wings / Sue Monk Kidd.

Kidd, Sue Monk, author. | Large Print

Mademoiselle Chanel / C.W. Gortner.

Gortner, C. W. author. | Book

The signature of all things / Elizabeth Gilbert.

Gilbert, Elizabeth, 1969-, author. | Large Print

The age of light : a novel / Whitney Scharer.

Scharer, Whitney, author. | Book

Women talking : a novel / Miriam Toews.

Toews, Miriam, 1964- author. | Book

The Swans of Fifth Avenue : a novel / Melanie Benjamin.

Benjamin, Melanie, 1962- author. | Book

Kopp sisters on the march / Amy Stewart.

Stewart, Amy, author. | Book

Vanessa and her sister / Priya Parmar.

Parmar, Priya, 1974- author. | Book

Song of a captive bird : a novel / Jasmin Darznik.

Darznik, Jasmin, 1973- author. | Book

White houses : a novel / Amy Bloom.

Bloom, Amy, 1953- author. | Book