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The Light Between Oceans a novel by M.L. Stedman (2013)
    Reviewed by darcy on June 20, 2014 tagged historical fiction
    A lighthouse keeper and his wife find a baby that washes ashore and raise it as their own.

Truth Like the Sun by Jim Lynch (2013)
    Reviewed by darcy on November 13, 2015 tagged historical fictionliterary

Dead End in Norvelt by Jack Gantos (2013)
    Reviewed in the form of a comic strip by geneambaum on September 12, 2014 tagged coming of agehistorical fiction
    Jack Gantos was grounded for most of the summer of 1962, but he managed to have adventures and get in more trouble.

black is the color by Julia Gfrörer (2013)
    Reviewed by geneambaum on March 7, 2014 tagged graphic novelhistorical fictionparanormal
    Warren, put adrift in a dinghy during a troubled sea voyage, is visited by a mermaid.

A Bag of Marbles by Joseph Joffo, Kris, Vincent Bailly (2013)
    Reviewed by wally on July 18, 2014 tagged coming of agegraphic novelhistorical fiction
    Two Jewish boys in occupied Paris live by their wits during WW II.

Dogs of War by Sheila Keenan, Nathan Fox (2013)
    Reviewed by snow on January 17, 2014 tagged graphic novelhistorical fiction
    Three wars. Three soldiers. Three dogs.

The Interestings by Meg Wolitzer (2013)
    Reviewed by emilyreads on October 4, 2013 tagged coming of agehistorical fiction

To Be or Not To Be A Chooseable-Path Adventure by Ryan North, William Shakespeare, YOU (2013)
    Reviewed by sarahhunt on November 15, 2013 tagged classichistorical fictionhumor
    Irritated by Hamlet? Intrigued by Ophelia? Make different choices than the Bard and see what happens.

The Fame Thief by Timothy Hallinan (2013)
    Reviewed by billba on November 8, 2013 tagged historical fictionmystery
    Burglar/Private Eye Junior Bender is hired to find out who ruined the career of a promising starlet in the 1950s.

Kizzy Ann Stamps by Jeri Watts (2013)
    Reviewed in the form of a comic strip by billba on December 26, 2014 tagged coming of agehistorical fiction
    Kizzy Ann has never met a white person she likes or trusted. Now she's enrolling in a newly integrated school.

Songs of Willow Frost by Jamie Ford (2013)
    Reviewed by darcy on February 6, 2015 tagged coming of agehistorical fiction

Out of the Easy by Ruta Sepetys (2013)
    Reviewed by flemtastic on January 4, 2013 tagged historical fiction

The Child Thief by Dan Smith (2013)
    Reviewed by emilyjones on November 14, 2014 tagged historical fictionmystery
    In a small Ukrainian village, a child killer is punished, then a family hunts for their niece on the frozen steppes.

Delilah Dirk and the Turkish Lieutenant by Tony Cliff (2013)
    Reviewed in the form of a comic strip by geneambaum on January 17, 2014 tagged fantasygraphic novelhistorical fiction
    Daring adventurer Delilah Dirk saved Selim's life because he makes the finest tea in Europe. Now he is in her debt.

Morphine by Mikhail Bulgakov, Hugh Aplin (2013)
    Reviewed by sarahhunt on November 14, 2014 tagged historical fiction
    A young Russian doctor’s first person account of his morphine addiction, set in the early 1900s.

Rose Under Fire by Elizabeth Wein (2013)
    Reviewed by flemtastic on September 20, 2013 tagged coming of agehistorical fiction

Benjamin Franklin's Bastard by Sally Cabot (2013)
    Reviewed in the form of a comic strip by billba on November 15, 2013 tagged historical fiction
    Only Benjamin Franklin knew who his son William's mother was. In this novel she is smart, lively, and tragic.

The Golem and the Jinni by Helene Wecker (2013)
    Reviewed by flemtastic on October 4, 2013 tagged historical fictionparanormalromance

Papa's Mechanical Fish by Candace Fleming, Boris Kulikov (2013)
    Reviewed by sarahhunt on December 6, 2013 tagged historical fictionpicture book
    An inventor builds underwater vehicles based on his daughter’s observations of fish in a lake.

Year of the Jungle Memories from the Home Front by Suzanne Collins, James Proimos (2013)
    Reviewed by snow on October 10, 2014 tagged historical fictionpicture book
    After Suzy’s father goes to Vietnam, his postcards arrive further and further apart and finally stop completely.

Lincoln's Grave Robbers by Steve Sheinkin (2013)
    Reviewed by danritchie on June 7, 2013 tagged historical fictionmystery
    A post-Civil War counterfeiting ring planned to steal and then ransom President Lincoln’s body.

Boxers & Saints Boxed Set by Gene Luen Yang (2013)
    Reviewed by flemtastic on August 9, 2013 tagged coming of agegraphic novelhistorical fiction

Paperboy by Vince Vawter (2013)
    Reviewed by wally on October 3, 2014 tagged coming of agehistorical fiction
    A boy with a severe stutter takes over a friend’s paper route in Memphis in the summer of 1959.

The Other Typist by Suzanne Rindell (2013)
    Reviewed by emilyreads on October 24, 2014 tagged historical fictionmystery
    A police typist is drawn into a co-worker's world of speakeasies, hotel living, and flapper-girl glamour.

Bluffton by Matt Phelan (2013)
    Reviewed by geneambaum on December 20, 2013 tagged biographygraphic novelhistorical fiction
    In 1908 vaudevillians, including the young Buster Keaton, take up residence in a small Michigan town.

Graffiti Knight by Karen Bass (2013)
    Reviewed by wally on December 18, 2015 tagged coming of agehistorical fiction

The Reluctant Assassin (W.A.R.P. Book 1) by Eoin Colfer (2013)
    Reviewed by flemtastic on June 7, 2013 tagged historical fictionscience fictionthriller
    A Victorian-era boy travels to the future, pursued by his would-be mentor, who wants to turn him into a killer.

Dr. Frankenstein's Daughters by Suzanne Weyn (2013)
    Reviewed by danritchie on August 2, 2013 tagged fantasyhistorical fiction

Paul Joins the Scouts by Michel Rabagliati, Helge Dascher (2013)
    Reviewed by geneambaum on September 12, 2014 tagged coming of agegraphic novelhistorical fiction
    In Quebec in 1970, Paul joins the scouts, goes to camp, has his first kiss, and decides to become an artist.

Nightmare Range The Collected George Sueño & Ernie Bascom Stories by Martin Limón (2013)
    Reviewed by geneambaum on February 7, 2014 tagged historical fictionshort stories
    U.S. army detectives solve crimes in and around U.S. army bases in 1970s Korea.

The Iron Bridge by Anton Piatigorsky (2013)
    Reviewed by flemtastic on May 31, 2013 tagged coming of agehistorical fictionshort stories
    Six short stories that imagine the teen years of men who became bloodthirsty dictators.

An Echo Through the Snow by Andrea Thalasinos (2013)
    Reviewed by darcy on August 23, 2013 tagged historical fictionliterary

Ghost Hawk by Susan Cooper (2013)
    Reviewed by wally on April 4, 2014 tagged historical fictionparanormal
    Little Hawk, a young Wampanoag, stays friends with John Wakeley even after John’s stepfather kills him.

Goliath by Tom Gauld (2012)
    Reviewed by geneambaum on October 19, 2012 tagged graphic novelhistorical fiction
    Despite his gentle soul, Goliath is sent out to challenge a man to single combat.

Sailor Twain Or: The Mermaid in the Hudson by Mark Siegel (2012)
    Reviewed in the form of a comic strip by geneambaum on September 21, 2012 tagged graphic novelhistorical fiction

Cursed Pirate Girl by Jeremy Bastian (2012)
    Reviewed in the form of a comic strip by geneambaum on February 15, 2013 tagged graphic novelhistorical fiction
    She out-fences boys, escapes a thug, and sets out to find her father, the greatest pirate captain on the Omerta Seas.

The Wicked and the Just by J. Anderson Coats (2012)
    Reviewed by flemtastic on July 20, 2012 tagged historical fiction

The Grand Duke by Romain Hugault, Yann (2012)
    Reviewed by wally on November 14, 2014 tagged graphic novelhistorical fiction
    A German WWII ace meets his match in one of the Soviet Night Witches.

Pyg The Memoirs of Toby, The Learned Pig by Russell Potter (2012)
    Reviewed by sarahhunt on September 12, 2014 tagged historical fiction
    In 1780s England, a pig named Toby avoids becoming dinner, joins a show, and learns to communicate with humans.

Never Fall Down by Patricia McCormick (2012)
    Reviewed by flemtastic on February 8, 2013 tagged historical fiction
    Arn made a living on the streets of his Cambodian village. Then the brutal Khmer Rouge turned his life upside-down.

Stars in the Shadows by Charles R. Smith, Jr., Frank Morrison (2012)
    Reviewed by danritchie on July 13, 2012 tagged historical fiction

Code Name Verity by Elizabeth Wein (2012)
    Reviewed by flemtastic on April 13, 2012 tagged coming of agehistorical fiction

Grave Mercy (His Fair Assassin Book One) by Robin LaFevers (2012)
    Reviewed by flemtastic on April 20, 2012 tagged historical fictionthriller

A Simple Murder by Eleanor Kuhns (2012)
    Reviewed by emilyjones on November 15, 2013 tagged historical fictionmystery
    Revolutionary War veteran Will Rees tries to make things right with his son and solve the murder of a Shaker woman.

Unspoken A Story from the Underground Railroad by Henry Cole (2012)
    Reviewed by sharonlevin on November 15, 2013 tagged historical fictionpicture book
    A wordless story about a young girl who helps a runaway slave hiding in her family’s chicken coop.

The Orchardist by Amanda Coplin (2012)
    Reviewed by darcy on July 5, 2013 tagged coming of agehistorical fiction

The Silence of Our Friends by Mark Long, Jim Demonakos, Nate Powell (2012)
    Reviewed by geneambaum on January 13, 2012 tagged graphic novelhistorical fiction

The Cheshire Cheese Cat A Dickens of a Tale by Carmen Agra Deedy, Randall Wright, Barry Moser (2012)
    Reviewed by craigseasholes on April 19, 2013 tagged historical fictionpicture book

Dodger by Terry Pratchett (2012)
    Reviewed by wally on May 3, 2013 tagged historical fiction

In the Kingdom of Men by Kim Barnes, Marguerite Gavin (2012)
    Reviewed by emilyjones on April 12, 2013 tagged audiobookhistorical fiction
    A woman from rural Oklahoma moves to Saudi Arabia with her husband and finds herself in a murder mystery.

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