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Top 10 benefits of Amazon Prime: Free shipping is just the start

Amazon Prime built its popularity by offering subscribers faster free shipping, access to streaming movies and TV shows, and exclusive deals (most noticeably during the company’s Prime Day dealfest, coming again July 16 and 17). But Prime membership includes other perks, too: Everything... Continue reading at 'PC World'

[ PC World | 2024-07-01 13:28:52 UTC ]
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The News Book Riot Covered This Week

The bestselling books of the week, the best historical fiction of 2024 so far, book banning updates, and more. Continue reading at 'Book Riot'

[ Book Riot | 2024-06-29 15:00:00 UTC ]
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Reading Jill Ciment’s Consent As a Former Teenage Bride

“A memoir is closer to historical fiction than it is to biography” writes artist and author Jill Ciment in her retrospective memoir Consent. At seventeen, Ciment had an affair with her forty-seven-year-old painting teacher. The two married, and Ciment wrote the original account of the affair in... Continue reading at 'Literrary Hub'

[ Literrary Hub | 2024-06-24 08:55:21 UTC ]
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New Historical Fiction Books: Witch Hunts, Wartime and Mysterious Murders

This trio of novels ushers readers into three different but equally mesmerizing long-ago worlds. Continue reading at 'The New York Times'

[ The New York Times | 2024-06-12 13:28:10 UTC ]
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Best New Historical Fiction

The days are long, but this summer’s bounty of historical fiction will remind you that the years are short. Continue reading at 'The New York Times'

[ The New York Times | 2024-05-31 09:01:00 UTC ]
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New Historical Fiction for Your Book Club

These historical fiction books are set during the Aztec empire, 1900s Manchuria, Meiji-era Japan, and more. Which eras do you like to rad about the most? Continue reading at 'Book Riot'

[ Book Riot | 2024-03-27 17:00:00 UTC ]
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New Historical Fiction Books

This trio of new novels shows real people in their natural habitats, drawn with writerly flair. Continue reading at 'The New York Times'

[ The New York Times | 2024-03-19 15:22:43 UTC ]
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Whodunits Abroad: 8 Historical Mysteries Set Outside the U.S.

You get historical fiction and mystery plus some armchair travel — what's not to like? Continue reading at 'Book Riot'

[ Book Riot | 2024-02-27 11:30:00 UTC ]
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New Historical Fiction Books

From England and France to the deepest Arctic and northern China, these stories will transport you. Continue reading at 'The New York Times'

[ The New York Times | 2024-02-11 10:00:24 UTC ]
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Sebastian Barry: ‘When you get past 60, you do feel a licence to write fearlessly’

The Irish novelist and playwright on the positives of ageing, his struggles with depression and a golden age of Irish writingSebastian Barry, 68, is the author of 11 novels and 15 plays. Five of his books have been long- or shortlisted for the Booker prize, and his novels have won numerous... Continue reading at 'The Guardian'

[ The Guardian | 2024-02-10 18:00:48 UTC ]
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The Promised Land is a true Mads Mikkelsen marvel — if you have a strong stomach

The Promised Land, which releases in Toronto and Vancouver on Feb. 9, is an impressively directed piece of historical fiction — even if it isn't a masterpiece. Continue reading at 'CBC'

[ CBC | 2024-02-09 09:00:00 UTC ]
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Must-Read Historical Fiction Set in Italy

The best historical fiction set in Italy, like these nine titles, explores the complex and even chaotic history of the country. Continue reading at 'Book Riot'

[ Book Riot | 2024-01-18 11:31:00 UTC ]
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New Historical Fiction Books

In the midst of chaos, the characters in these books find their own ways to metabolize real-life tragedy. Continue reading at 'The New York Times'

[ The New York Times | 2024-01-15 10:00:46 UTC ]
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8 of the Best Historical Fiction of 2023

Read your way into the best historical fiction of 2023, which spans the globe and time. Continue reading at 'Book Riot'

[ Book Riot | 2024-01-12 11:31:00 UTC ]
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Historical Fiction Books for People Who Don’t Like Historical Fiction

There are historical fiction books out there for every reader. Find recommendations for fans of literary fiction, romance, fantasy, and more. Continue reading at 'Book Riot'

[ Book Riot | 2023-12-19 11:32:00 UTC ]
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20 Must-Read Historical Fiction Books Set in Korea

These books provide us with a deeper understanding of what Korea is beyond what we hear or see in popular culture. Continue reading at 'Book Riot'

[ Book Riot | 2023-12-15 11:30:00 UTC ]
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Should Historical Fiction Have Modern Sensibilities, Or Stick To Its Time?

Should historical fiction stick to the views and opinions of the time, or provide a modern perspective? Here are the pros and cons. Continue reading at 'Book Riot'

[ Book Riot | 2023-12-05 11:31:00 UTC ]
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Best Historical Fiction Books of 2023

It’s been a roller coaster of a year. Thankfully, we’ve had novels to whisk us to days gone by, even if those eras had their own highs and lows. Continue reading at 'The New York Times'

[ The New York Times | 2023-12-05 10:01:03 UTC ]
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New Historical Fiction Books

A secret, a disappearance, a frozen body and a mysterious stranger — these historical novels have something for everyone. Continue reading at 'The New York Times'

[ The New York Times | 2023-12-01 10:53:25 UTC ]
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The big idea: should we abolish literary genres?

Categorising fiction may help to sell books, but it says little about how writers write or readers readIn her Reith lecture of 2017, recently published for the first time in a posthumous collection of nonfiction, A Memoir of My Former Self, Hilary Mantel recalled the beginnings of her career as... Continue reading at 'The Guardian'

[ The Guardian | 2023-11-27 12:30:00 UTC ]
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