Biographical Fiction

Becoming Jane Eyre

By Sheila Kohler - Published 2009

Genres:

Biographical FictionLiterary

In 1846, the educated but unworldly daughter of a Yorkshire clergyman begins writing a novel. It is not her first effort but the first ...Read Review

The Lost Summer of Louisa May Alcott

By Kelly O'Connor McNees - Published 2010

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Biographical Fiction

Louisa May Alcott was a champion of the independently spirited woman at a time when marriage was considered by much of society as ...Read Review

Captivity

By Deborah Noyes - Published 2010

Genres:

Biographical FictionLiterary

Commitment to the living and the dead requires immense responsibility! The time is the mid-1800s, a time when women are expected to ...Read Review

Island of the Swans

By Ciji Ware - Published 2010

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Biographical Fiction

Over twenty years since its initial release, Sourcebooks has repackaged Island of the Swans as less of a romance and more as the ...Read Review

Midnight Fires

By Nancy Means Wright - Published 2010

Genres:

Biographical FictionMystery/Crime

After a major disappointment in love, aspiring author Mary Wollstonecraft must support herself and takes a position as governess to a wealthy family ...Read Review

Parrot and Olivier in America

By Peter Carey - Published 2010

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Biographical FictionLiterary

What a delight this witty novel is! Based on the journeys of Alexis de Tocqueville in the new American republic of the 1830s, ...Read Review

Claude & Camille

By Stephanie Cowell - Published 2010

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Biographical FictionLiterary

In Claude & Camille, Stephanie Cowell has penned a sentimental portrait of the relationship between the struggling young artist, Monet, and his first ...Read Review

Within the Hollow Crown

By Margaret Campbell Barnes - Published 2010

Genres:

Biographical Fiction

One benefit of a strong market for fact-based historical fiction is the republication of the works of the finest authors of years past, ...Read Review

Becoming Jane Eyre

By Sheila Kohler - Published 2009

Genres:

Biographical Fiction

In 1846, the educated but unworldly daughter of a Yorkshire clergyman begins writing a novel. It is not her first effort but the first ...Read Review

Poisoned Honey

By Beatrice Gormley - Published 2010

Genres:

Biographical FictionChildren/Young AdultInspirational

Mari is the daughter of a sardine merchant who dotes on her and a mother who thinks that it is her duty to ...Read Review

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