Historical Fiction Genre Help for November

For November 2015, we will be reading a Historical Fiction novel.
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Re: Historical Fiction Genre Help for November

Post by Vermont Reviews » 12 May 2016, 09:19

susan1 wrote:I loved The Boy in the Striped Pajamas. After reading the book, I used this an introduction to World War II and The Holocaust. My students were so full of questions. We read the book together which lead to more questions. Then we watched the movie.
As for a Civil War book, Glory or the Blue and Gray series. Glory is a story of an African American Regiment that fought for the Union during the Civil War. Blue and Gray series tell the story of families split by political belief.

Yes I liked this one as well.

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Post by Applelady72 » 13 May 2016, 20:13

I have to say my favorite historical fiction work has to be Little Women. I must have read that book a thousand times. I also enjoyed Les Miserables once someone let me read an English translation.

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