Biographical Fiction

The Not So Quiet Life of Calamity Jane

By K. Lyn Wurth - Published 2021

Genres:

Biographical FictionWestern

In 1862 in Missouri, Martha Jane Cannary is six, the oldest sister to crying baby brothers and sisters. Her often absent mother craves whiskey ...Read Review

Florence Adler Swims Forever

By Rachel Beanland - Published 2020

Genres:

Biographical Fiction

Atlantic City, 1934. On a fine June day, Florence Adler, training to swim the English Channel, dives into the ocean and disappears beneath the ...Read Review

Naked Truth: Or Equality, The Forbidden Fruit

By Carrie Hayes - Published 2020

Genres:

Biographical Fiction

Hayes’ debut novel couldn’t have more captivating or exciting protagonists. Victoria Woodhull and her sister, Tennessee Claflin, led careers as spiritualists, aspiring ...Read Review

The Royal Governess (US) / The Governess (UK)

By Wendy Holden - Published 2020

Genres:

Biographical Fiction

In 1933, young and idealistic Marion Crawford takes on a temporary position as governess to Their Royal Highnesses Elizabeth and Margaret. The position turns ...Read Review

The Paper Daughters of Chinatown

By Heather B. Moore - Published 2020

Genres:

Biographical Fiction

Based on true events, The Paper Daughters of Chinatown is a fascinating novel, bringing to light the heroic efforts of the real-life savior, ...Read Review

Hedy’s War (UK) / The Girl from the Channel Islands (US)

By Jenny Lecoat - Published 2020

Genres:

Biographical Fiction

After fleeing from Vienna to Jersey after the Anschluss, Hedy Bercu finds herself trapped and in danger once more when the Germans invade ...Read Review

The Woman in Red

By Diana Giovinazzo - Published 2020

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Biographical Fiction

Historical fiction often allows writers and readers the opportunity to explore the lives of people whose names may be missing from history textbooks, ...Read Review

Divine Heretic

By Jaime Lee Moyer - Published 2020

Genres:

Biographical Fiction

I have a confession to make; I’ve always hated the mealy-mouthed Joan of Arc of legend, the Maid of Orleans who was ...Read Review

Little Miss of Darke County: The Origins of Annie Oakley

By Gary M Krebs - Published 2020

Genres:

Biographical FictionWestern

Covering the period 1865 – 1872, this novel explores the early years of Phoebe Anne Moses and her transformation into Annie Oakley, a legendary figure of 19...Read Review

Mrs. Lincoln’s Sisters: A Novel

By Jennifer Chiaverini - Published 2020

Genres:

Biographical Fiction

As the fourth child of seven from her parents’ marriage, and with an additional nine half-siblings born from her father’s second marriage, ...Read Review

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