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Hidden by Loïc Dauvillier, Marc Lizano, Greg Salsedo, Alexis Siegel (2014)
Reviewed by geneambaum on May 2, 2014 tagged graphic novel • historical fiction
Elsa’s grandmother tells her about the people who helped her survive the holocaust.
The Hounds of Hell by Philippe Thirault, Christian Hojgaard, Drazen Kovacevic, Roman Surzhenko, Samantha Demers (2011)
Reviewed by geneambaum on September 21, 2012 tagged fantasy • graphic novel • historical fiction
How Obelix Fell Into the Magic Potion When He Was a Little Boy by René Goscinny, Albert Uderzo (2009)
Reviewed by billba on May 17, 2013 tagged fantasy • graphic novel • historical fiction • picture book
How Asterix's giant friend Obelix acquired his great strength when they were children.
Hunt for the Bamboo Rat by Graham Salisbury (2014)
Reviewed by flemtastic on November 21, 2014 tagged coming of age • historical fiction
A Japanese-American teen sent to the Philippines as a spy is trapped there after the attack on Pearl Harbor.
In Falling Snow by Mary-Rose MacColl (2013)
Reviewed by darcy on August 8, 2014 tagged historical fiction
Iris leaves Australia to find her brother, who is fighting in WWI, and ends up working in a hospital outside Paris.
In the Kingdom of Men by Kim Barnes, Marguerite Gavin (2012)
Reviewed by emilyjones on April 12, 2013 tagged audiobook • historical fiction
A woman from rural Oklahoma moves to Saudi Arabia with her husband and finds herself in a murder mystery.
The Iron Bridge by Anton Piatigorsky (2013)
Reviewed by flemtastic on May 31, 2013 tagged coming of age • historical fiction • short stories
Six short stories that imagine the teen years of men who became bloodthirsty dictators.
Kizzy Ann Stamps by Jeri Watts (2013)
Reviewed in the form of a comic strip by billba on December 26, 2014 tagged coming of age • historical fiction
Kizzy Ann has never met a white person she likes or trusted. Now she's enrolling in a newly integrated school.
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.
Lincoln's Grave Robbers by Steve Sheinkin (2013)
Reviewed by danritchie on June 7, 2013 tagged historical fiction • mystery
A post-Civil War counterfeiting ring planned to steal and then ransom President Lincoln’s body.
The Mammoth Book of the Lost Chronicles of Sherlock Holmes by Denis O. Smith (2014)
Reviewed by robert on February 20, 2015 tagged anthology • historical fiction • mystery
Market Day by James Sturm (2010)
Reviewed by geneambaum on July 9, 2010 tagged graphic novel • historical fiction
Mendleman puts his pride and hard work into the rugs he designs and weaves, but he has a hard time selling them.
Me and the Devil Blues The Unreal Life of Robert Johnson Volume 1 by Akira Hiramoto Hiramoto (2008)
Reviewed by geneambaum on March 19, 2010 tagged graphic novel • historical fiction
The Mercenary Sea Volume 1 Top Hat, White Lies, and Tales by Kel Symons, Mathew Reynolds (2014)
Reviewed by geneambaum on May 8, 2015 tagged graphic novel • historical fiction
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.
The Mysterious Howling (The Incorrigible Children of Ashton Place Volume 1) by Maryrose Wood, Katherine Kellgren (2011)
Reviewed by snow on December 6, 2013 tagged audiobook • chapter book • historical fiction
Penelope Lumley has been hired as governess for three children raised by wolves.
Neil Young’s Greendale by Joshua Dysart, Cliff Chiang (artist), Dave Stewart (colorist), Todd Klein (letterer) (2010)
Reviewed by geneambaum on February 18, 2011 tagged graphic novel • historical fiction • paranormal
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.
Nightmare Range The Collected George Sueño & Ernie Bascom Stories by Martin Limón (2013)
Reviewed by geneambaum on February 7, 2014 tagged historical fiction • short stories
U.S. army detectives solve crimes in and around U.S. army bases in 1970s Korea.
The Odyssey A Graphic Novel by Gareth Hinds (2010)
Reviewed in the form of a comic strip by geneambaum on May 13, 2011 tagged classic • graphic novel • historical fiction
Graphical adaptation of one man’s epic monster-filled voyage home to his wife after the siege of Troy.
The Other Typist by Suzanne Rindell (2013)
Reviewed by emilyreads on October 24, 2014 tagged historical fiction • mystery
A police typist is drawn into a co-worker's world of speakeasies, hotel living, and flapper-girl glamour.