Historical Fiction Not Set During WWII

Lincoln in the Bardo: A Novel Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780812985405
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Published: Random House Trade Paperbacks - February 6th, 2018

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • WINNER OF THE MAN BOOKER PRIZE

The “devastatingly moving” (Peoplefirst novel from the author of Tenth of December: a moving and original father-son story featuring none other than Abraham Lincoln, as well as an unforgettable cast of supporting characters, living and dead, historical and invented


Alias Grace: A Novel Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780385490443
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Published: Anchor - October 13th, 1997

In Alias Grace, the bestselling author of The Handmaid's Tale takes readers into the life of one of the most notorious women of the nineteenth century—recently adapted into a 6-part Netflix original mini-series by director Mary Harron and writer/actress Sarah Polley.


Homegoing Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781101971062
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Published: Vintage - May 2nd, 2017

Winner of the PEN/ Hemingway Award
Winner of the NBCC's John Leonard Award
Shortlisted for the British Book Award - Debut of the Year
A New York Times Notable Book
A Washington Post Notable Book


Milkman: A Novel Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781644450000
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Published: Graywolf Press - December 4th, 2018

Winner of the Man Booker Prize

“Everything about this novel rings true. . . . Original, funny, disarmingly oblique and unique.”—The Guardian


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The Underground Railroad: A Novel Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780345804327
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Published: Anchor - January 30th, 2018

#1 New York Times Bestseller • Winner of the Pulitzer Prize • Winner of the National Book Award • Winner of the Andrew Carnegie Medal for Excellence in Fiction • Longlisted for the Man Booker Prize


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The King at the Edge of the World: A Novel Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780812995480
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Published: Random House - February 11th, 2020

Queen Elizabeth’s spymasters recruit an unlikely agent—the only Muslim in England—for an impossible mission in a mesmerizing novel from “one of the best writers in America” (The Washington Post)
 


Wolf Hall: A Novel (Wolf Hall Trilogy #1) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780312429980
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Published: Picador - August 31st, 2010

WINNER OF THE 2009 MAN BOOKER PRIZE
WINNER OF THE NATIONAL BOOK CRITICS CIRCLE AWARD FOR FICTION
A NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER


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The Mercies Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780316529259
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Published: Little, Brown and Company - February 11th, 2020

After the men in an Arctic Norwegian town are wiped out, the women must survive a sinister threat in this "perfectly told" 1600s parable of "a world gone mad" (Adriana Trigiani).


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The Nickel Boys (Winner 2020 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction): A Novel Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780385537070
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Published: Doubleday - July 16th, 2019

WINNER OF THE PULITZER PRIZE

ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR


The Girls: A Novel Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780812988024
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Published: Random House Trade Paperbacks - May 9th, 2017

THE INSTANT BESTSELLER • An indelible portrait of girls, the women they become, and that moment in life when everything can go horribly wrong

NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY


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The Everlasting: A Novel Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780062873644
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Published: Harper - March 24th, 2020

"Only Katy Simpson Smith could have written a novel of such elegance, emotional power, and grace. The Everlasting, a quadruple love story spanning two millennia, is no less than the story of love itself—its frustrations and thrills, its blunders and transcendent glories. Meraviglioso."—Nathaniel Rich, author of King Zeno


Half of a Yellow Sun Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781400095209
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Published: Anchor - September 4th, 2007

A haunting story of love and war from the best-selling author of Americanah and We Should All Be Feminists.


The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo: A Novel Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781501161933
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Published: Washington Square Press - May 29th, 2018

“Riveting, heart-wrenching, and full of Old Hollywood glamour, The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo is one of the most captivating reads of 2017.” —BuzzFeed

“The epic adventures Evelyn creates over the course of a lifetime will leave every reader mesmerized.


The Blind Assassin: A Novel Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780385720953
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Published: Anchor - August 28th, 2001

From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Handmaid's Tale

WINNER OF THE BOOKER PRIZE


Washington Black Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780525563242
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Published: Vintage - April 9th, 2019

One of the TEN BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR New York Times Book Review

One of the Best Books of the Year