Fantasy, fiction, historical fiction, History, Read-alikes, Science Fiction, Young Adult

Authors to try if you love books by Orson Scott Card

Orson Scott Card Orson Scott Byron Walley Card, was born in 1951 and studied theater at Brigham Young University. He received his B.A. in 1975 and his M.A. in English in 1981. He wrote plays during that time, including Stone Tables (1973) and the musical, Father, Mother, Mother and Mom (1974). A Mormon, Scott served… Continue reading Authors to try if you love books by Orson Scott Card

fiction, historical fiction, Mystery, Read-alikes

Deanna Raybourn Read-alikes

Deanna Raybourn (born June 17, 1968) is an American author of historical fiction and historical mysteries. Raybourn was born in Fort Worth, Texas, but now lives in Williamsburg, Virginia. She graduated from the University of Texas at San Antonio where she majored in English and History. Her first published novel, Silent in the Grave, was nominated for the Agatha Award for best new mystery of 2007.[2] Set in Victorian era England, the acclaimed series[1] has been… Continue reading Deanna Raybourn Read-alikes

fiction, historical fiction, History

Historical Fiction Book List

Historical fiction is defined as movies and novels in which a story is made up but is set in the past and sometimes borrows true characteristics of the time period in which it is set. A novel that makes up a story about a Civil War battle that really happened is an example of historical fiction. Below is a… Continue reading Historical Fiction Book List