Historical Fiction

The Swans of Fifth Avenue Melanie Benjamin

THE SWANS OF FIFTH AVENUE is a spectacular look at our state's bad boy of literature, Truman Capote. No library should be without this delicious novel that exposes the gossip and scandal Capote created with his betrayal of Manhattan's finest.

 

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Nancy Swimmer: A Story of the Cherokee Nation Clyde Bolton

NANCY SWIMMER: A STORY OF THE CHEROKEE NATION is an historically accurate fictive account of the personal atrocities endured when the Cherokees were removed from their land during the Trail of Tears. We published this classic as Highland Press, and traveled with the author during some of his research visiting important...

Nancy Swimmer: A Story of the Cherokee Nation - Leather Limited Edition Clyde Bolton

NANCY SWIMMER: A STORY OF THE CHEROKEE NATION is an historically accurate fictive account of the personal atrocities endured when the Cherokees were removed from their land during the Trail of Tears. We published this classic as Highland Press, and traveled with the author during some of his research visiting important...

Becoming Mrs. Lewis Patti Callahan

BECOMING MRS. LEWIS is an engrossing novel about the real-life romantic relationship between the great C.S. Lewis and poet Joy...

The Empty Throne Bernard Cornwell

THE EMPTY THRONE is set in Britain during the early tenth century and follows Viking raids that help cause turmoil as the people of that land consider exactly what people of this many lands decide a century later, "Can the Saxon warriors accept a woman as leader?"

 

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Warriors of the Storm Bernard Cornwell

WARRIORS OF THE STORM is the ninth entry in the Saxon Tales and is a story of the struggle between family and loyalty, as well as personal ambition and political commitment. A man with warrior's courage may be able to find the solution.

 

 

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Varina Charles Frazier

VARINA brings Charles Frazier's readers back to the devastation of Cold Mountain, but with a meticulously researched and beautifully written inside look at the wife of Jefferson Davis, and how she was forced to cope with a life she never imaged after meeting the wealthy planter as a teenager.

 

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City of Women David R. Gillham

CITY OF WOMEN is an extraordinary story of ordinary Germans attempting to live and survive in war-torn Berlin in 1943. Life and death choices conflict with right and wrong every day. This is a true page-turner.

 

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Wherever There Is Light Peter Golden

WHEREVER THERE IS LIGHT is based on the true story of traditionally African-American colleges rescuing Jewish German professors and bringing them to the United States to teach. One such fictionalized case is presented with the faculty member's son falling in love with the university president's daughter. During those...

Nothing Is Forgotten Peter Golden

NOTHING IS FORGOTTEN is the story of a budding radio host in 1950s New Jersey who travels to Khrushchev’s USSR to discover who was behind the murder of his Russian-Jewish grandmother, as well as to learn more about himself and his family's dark past. It's an absolutely fantastic look at the post-WWII global climate and how it...