Biographical Fiction

In the Name of Salome

By Julia Alvarez - Published 2000

Genres:

Biographical FictionLiterary

Alvarez alternates between the story of Salome Urena, a poet in the politically turbulent Dominican Republic of the nineteenth century and that of ...Read Review

Grant Speaks

By Ev Ehrlich - Published 2000

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Biographical Fiction

Ev Ehrlich’s career to date has spanned writing, US government service, consulting/advisory work with major corporations, and radio assignments on the ...Read Review

Henry Plummer: A Novel

By Frank Bird Linderman - Published 2000

Genres:

Biographical FictionWestern

Frank Bird Linderman was a best selling author at the turn of the last century. However, in the 1920s, publishers declined to publish ...Read Review

In the Arms of the Sky

By Earl Murray - Published 1998

Genres:

Biographical FictionWestern

Based on a true story, In The Arms of The Sky fictionalizes a brief period in the life of a world-traveling Englishwoman, Isabella ...Read Review

The Merlin of St. Gilles’ Well (The Joan of Arc Tapestries)

By Ann Chamberlin - Published 1999

Genres:

Biographical FictionFantasy

In the early 1400s, Jean le Drapier, a maimed Breton seer, awaits the birth of La Pucinelle, the girl he has seen in ...Read Review

That Fateful Lightning

By Richard Parry - Published 2000

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Biographical Fiction

A dying and destitute Ulysses S. Grant must write his memoirs to bring financial security to his wife and family. Mark Twain will ...Read Review

Jane Long of Texas: 1798-1880

By Neila Skinner Petrick - Published 2000

Genres:

Biographical FictionWestern

Spanish Texas of the early nineteenth century was a strange, wild land. It took extraordinary men to settle this land. It took even ...Read Review

Queenmaker: A Novel of King David’s Queen

By India Edghill - Published 1999

Genres:

Biographical FictionSaga

This Biblical historical focuses on a little known Queen; Michal, daughter of King Saul, wife to King David. At first we can empathize ...Read Review

Queenmaker: A Novel of King David’s Queen

By India Edghill - Published 1999

Genres:

Biographical Fiction

This Biblical historical focuses on a little known Queen: Michal, daughter of King Saul, wife to King David. At first we can empathize ...Read Review

Gone for Soldiers

By Jeff Shaara - Published 2000

Genres:

Biographical FictionMilitary

Gone for Soldiers does not echo Peter, Paul and Mary’s pacifism in the song which provides the title. Rather, it portrays General ...Read Review