Biographical Fiction

The Pianist in the Dark

By Michèle Halberstadt - Published 2011

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Biographical Fiction

Maria Theresa von Paradis was the musically talented daughter and only child of the secretary of the Empress of Austria. She was taught ...Read Review

Virginia Gold

By William Thomas - Published 2010

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Biographical Fiction

Author, poet, and pastor William Thomas brings to life his colonial ancestor, John Thomas, in Virginia Gold. A gentle story suitable for all ...Read Review

The Fibonacci Confessions

By Graham Wade - Published 2010

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Biographical Fiction

Graham Wade’s debut novel brings Leonardo Pisano—Fibonacci—brilliantly alive as a fictional autobiography. Wade, a musicologist known for his biographies of ...Read Review

Shame the Devil

By Debra Brenegan - Published 2011

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Biographical FictionLiterary

A biographical novel about the life of Fanny Fern, writer, feminist, journalist and mother, Shame the Devil tells the true story of a ...Read Review

VIII

By H.M Castor - Published 2011

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Biographical FictionChildren/Young Adult

Having read so much about Henry VIII, it was a real treat to find a book which manages to give a new perspective ...Read Review

Godric the Kingslayer (Sons of Mercia, vol. 2)

By Jayden Woods - Published 2011

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Biographical Fiction

Eadric Streona is an unusual swineherd who, by intelligent maneuvering and some good fortune, managed to elevate his position in medieval Mercia, becoming ...Read Review

The Resurrection of Nat Turner, Part One: The Witnessess

By Sharon Ewell Foster - Published 2011

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Biographical Fiction

Nat Turner led a slave revolt in Virginia in 1831. This book tells his story through the eyes of others, including Harriet Beecher Stowe – ...Read Review

Nanberry: Black Brother White

By Jackie French - Published 2011

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AdventureBiographical FictionChildren/Young Adult

When Nanberry sees the great ships of the white-skinned ghost-people sailing into Sydney Cove, he does not realise that he is witnessing the ...Read Review

Promise the Night

By Michaela MacColl - Published 2011

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Biographical FictionChildren/Young Adult

Anyone who has ever read the gorgeous West with the Night by Beryl Markham may doubt the need for a young adult novel ...Read Review

The Lady of the Rivers

By Philippa Gregory - Published 2011

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Biographical Fiction

Philippa Gregory’s third entry in her Cousins’ War series features an unusual character: Jacquetta Woodville, mother of Elizabeth, who in turn gave ...Read Review

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