Adult Historical Fiction

These historical fiction books are new to our shelves in the last 30 days (most recent on top).

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List

One for the blackbird, one for the crow : a novel / Olivia Hawker.
"Wyoming, 1876. For as long as they have lived on the frontier, the Bemis and Webber families have relied on each other...But when Ernest Bemis finds his wife, Cora, in a compromising situation with their neighbor...a man is dead, Ernest is off to prison,…
The nugget / P.T. Deutermann.
"Hawaii, 1941, Lieutenant Bobby Steele, USN, is a fresh-faced and eager naval aviator: a "Nugget," who needs to learn the ropes and complex procedures of taking off and returning safely to his aircraft carrier. A blurry night of drinking lands him in an u…
What happens in paradise : a novel / Elin Hilderbrand.
Irene Steele is still recovering from the shock of her life: her loving husband, father to their grown sons and successful businessman, was killed in a helicopter crash. But that wasn't Irene's only shattering news: he'd also been leading a double life on…
Cilka's journey : a novel / Heather Morris.
From the author of the multi-million copy bestseller The Tattooist of Auschwitz comes a new novel based on a riveting true story of love and resilience. Her beauty saved her and condemned her. Cilka is just sixteen years old when she is taken to Auschwit…
The water dancer : a novel / Ta-Nehisi Coates.
"Young Hiram Walker was born into bondage. When his mother was sold away, Hiram was robbed of all memory of her--but was gifted with a mysterious power. Years later, when Hiram almost drowns in a river, that same power saves his life. This brush with deat…
The world that we knew / Alice Hoffman.
"In Berlin in 1941, during humanity's darkest hour. three unforettable young women must act with courage and love to survive. At the time when the world changed, Hanni Kohn knows she must send her twelve-year-old daughter away to save her from the Nazi …
Kopp sisters on the march / Amy Stewart.
"It's the spring of 1917 and change is in the air. American women have done something remarkable: they've banded together to create military-style training camps for women who want to serve. These so-called National Service Schools prove irresistible to…
Wickwythe hall / Judithe Little.
"May 1940. Hitler invades France, a move that threatens all of Europe, and three lives intersect at Wickwythe Hall, an opulent estate in the English countryside--a beautiful French refugee, a take-charge American heiress, and a charming champagne vendeur…