Multi-Period

The Young Wan

By Brendan O'Carroll - Published 2003

Genres:

Biographical FictionInspirational

It’s the night before Agnes Reddin’s wedding to “Redser” Browne, a ceremony that Agnes knows might never take place. She spends ...Read Review

The Winter Without Milk

By Jane Avrich -

Genres:

LiteraryShort Stories

“Can one desire too much of a good thing?” asked William Shakespeare. Jane Avrich has created fifteen short stories which magnificently address this ...Read Review

The Hours

By Michael Cunningham - Published 2002

Genres:

LiterarySaga

The Hours is Michael Cunningham’s homage to Virginia Woolf and her novel, Mrs. Dalloway. Following three women through the hours of a ...Read Review

Sapphire’s Grave

By Hilda Gurley-Highgate - Published 2002

Genres:

Saga

In 1749, a proud Sierra Leone woman was captured, shipped to the New World, and sold as a slave. Her beauty and defiance complicate ...Read Review

Forever

By Pete Hamill - Published 2003

Genres:

EpicFantasyLiterary

Sharpen your suspension of disbelief skills before beginning this book. It blends historical fact with magic realism. Cormac O’Connor is a young ...Read Review

Extravagance

By Gary Krist - Published 2002

Genres:

Adventure

Extravagance opens in London in the 1690s. The hero is William Merrick, a young man who comes to London to make his fortune. ...Read Review

Constructing a World: Shakespeare’s England and the New Historical Fiction

By Martha Tuck Rozett - Published 2002

Genres:

Nonfiction

This work of criticism is the first I’ve seen that examines trends in historical fiction since the 1980s, when literary novelists began ...Read Review

Hello to the Cannibals

By Richard Bausch - Published 2002

Genres:

Biographical FictionLiterary

On the evening of her 14th birthday, Lily receives a book on the life of Victorian explorer and writer, Mary Kingsley; meets Dom, ...Read Review

Alaska

By James A. Michener - Published 2002

Genres:

Saga

In a novel almost as magnificent as its subject matter, Michener tells the engrossing story of Alaska (derived from the Aleut word “Alyeska” ...Read Review

To America

By Stephen Ambrose - Published 2002

Genres:

Nonfiction

One of the most renowned American historians shares his intensely personal views on democracy, the contribution of WWII to our freedom, the profound ...Read Review