Biographical Fiction

The Awakening of Malcolm X: A Novel

By Tiffany D. Jackson - Published 2021

Genres:

Biographical FictionChildren/Young Adult

At the age of twenty, Malcolm Little was imprisoned for stealing. In first-person narration, Malcolm tells of his time in prison, with flashbacks ...Read Review

Hideous Progeny: Mary Shelley and Her Monster

By Vaughn Entwistle - Published 2020

Genres:

Biographical Fiction

Have you ever taken a romantic trip with friends—to Lake Geneva, Switzerland, perhaps—only to be kept inside by rain? In 1818, you ...Read Review

Zora and Me: The Summoner

By Victoria Bond - Published 2020

Genres:

Biographical FictionChildren/Young Adult

The possibility of a zombie rising from the grave drives the action in the finale to the Zora & Me trilogy, a fictionalized ...Read Review

The Rebel Nun

By Marj Charlier - Published 2021

Genres:

Biographical Fiction

Poitiers, 588. For many noblewomen seeking an alternative to marriage and the perils of childbirth, royal monasteries provided a quiet solution. For Clotild, granddaughter ...Read Review

The Last Blast of the Trumpet

By Marie MacPherson - Published 2020

Genres:

Biographical Fiction

This third and final volume in the novelization of the life of John Knox takes the Scottish reformer from his return to his ...Read Review

The Sorrow of Miles Franklin beneath Mount Kajmakcalan

By Ivan Capovski - By Paul Filev (trans.) - Published 2020

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Biographical Fiction

In 1917, a famous Australian author, Miles Franklin, arrives at the Scottish Women’s Hospital in Macedonia. While her position as a nurse might ...Read Review

Into Africa

By Bob Coles - By Kerry McDonald - Published 2020

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Biographical Fiction

Despite the rumors, Janet Livingstone believes her brother, famed missionary David Livingstone, is still alive. When she receives a crucifix in the mail, ...Read Review

Medici: Supremacy

By Matteo Struckul - By Richard McKenna (trans.) - Published 2020

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Biographical Fiction

Florence, 1469. Lorenzo de Medici has become the head of the family and de facto ruler of Florence. Life is never simple in the ...Read Review

Imperfect Alchemist

By Naomi Miller - Published 2020

Genres:

Biographical FictionLiterary

In 1573, two bright young girls lead very different lives. Wealthy aristocrat Mary Sidney is learning her place as the only surviving daughter of ...Read Review

The Note Through the Wire

By Doug Gold - Published 2021

Genres:

Biographical Fiction

In 1942 Slovenia, Bruce, a POW from New Zealand, is at the perimeter fence of a stalag. He spots someone who appears to be ...Read Review