Category Archives: Historical novel

Polaris – Michael Northrop

  Polaris – Michael Northrop, Scholastic Press, (9780545297165), October 31, 2017 Format: paperback uncorrected proof Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre: science fiction (subject headings inside book don’t indicate this, but it is!) What did you like about … Continue reading

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Maid of the King’s Court – Lucy Worsley

   Maid of the King’s Court – Lucy Worsley, Candlewick Press, (9780763688066), 2017 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1- 5 (5 is excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre:  Historical fiction What did you like about the book?  Spirited, flame-haired Elizabeth Camperdowne knows … Continue reading

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Little Wrecks – Meredith Miller

        Little Wrecks – Meredith Miller, HarperCollins, 9780062474254, 2017 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre:  Historical Fiction What did you like about the book? This story takes place in a … Continue reading

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Two Times a Traitor – by Karen Bass

  Two Times a Traitor – by Karen Bass, Pajama Press, 978-1-77278-024-6, 2107  Format: Paperback  Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4  Genre: Historical Fiction  What did you like about the book? Laz’s growth in the book is evident. … Continue reading

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A Big Day for Baseball Mary Pope Osborne, Illustrations by Ag Ford

    A Big Day for Baseball (Magic Tree House, #29) – Mary Pope Osborne, Illustrations by Ag Ford, Random House, (9781524713089), 2017 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre: Sports fiction What … Continue reading

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Suspect Red – L.M. Elliott

    Suspect Red – L.M. Elliott, Disney Hyperion, (9781423157540), Uncorrected proof 9/172017 Format: uncorrected proof Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3.5 Genre: historical fiction What did you like about the book? It’s 1953 and Richard lives with … Continue reading

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The Metropolitans – Carol Goodman

   The Metropolitans – Carol Goodman, Viking, (9781101997666), 2017 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1- 5 (5 is excellent or a Starred review)  4 Genre:  Fantasy What did you like about the book?  This is an action packed novel that combines historical fiction … Continue reading

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