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Anonymous asked in Arts & HumanitiesBooks & Authors · 7 years ago

I like to read fictional historic books...what books do you suggest(doesnt have to be only historical fiction)?

I'm a senior in high school and want to read books

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  • Spike
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    7 years ago
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    How about any of these books or series.

    Empire Falls by Richard Russo

    The Five People You Meet in Heaven by Mitch Albom

    A Paradise Built in Hell by Rebecca Solnit

    Lilies of the Field by William E. Barrett

    The Sultan of Atlantic City by Lee Rudolph

    The Company: A Novel of the CIA by Robert Littell

    Young Philby: A Novel by Robert Littell

    Agents of Innocence by David Ignatius

    Body Of Lies by David Ignatius

    Larry Bond's Red Dragon Rising: Shock of War by Larry Bond & Jim DeFelice

    The Brotherhood of the Rose by David Morrell

    The Spy Who Came For Christmas by David Morrell

    Tier One Wild (Delta Force Series #2) by Dalton Fury

    Godplayer by Robin Cook

    Critical by Robin Cook

    Death Benefit by Robin Cook

    Nano by Robin Cook

    Harvest by Tess Gerritsen

    Life Support by Tess Gerritsen

    Gravity by Tess Gerritsen

    Rizzoli and Isles Series by Tess Gerritsen

    The Joy Luck Club by Amy Tan

    The Good Earth by Pearl S. Buck

    The World of Suzie Wong: A Novel by Richard Mason

    Nickel and Dimed: On (Not) Getting By in America by Barbara Ehrenreich

    Bait and Switch: The (Futile) Pursuit of the American Dream by Barbara Ehrenreich

    The Magic of Thinking Big by David J. Schwartz

    The MoneySmart Family System: Teaching Financial Independence to Children of Every Age by Steve & Annette Economides

    Selfish Gene by Richard Dawkins

    The Folly of Fools: The Logic of Deceit and Self-Deception in Human Life by Robert Trivers

    They Don't Teach Corporate in College: A Twenty-Something's Guide to the Business World by Alexandra Levit

    No More Ramen: The 20-Something's Real World Survival Guide: Straight Talk on Jobs, Money, Balance, Life, and More by Nicholas Aretakis

    My Reality Check Bounced! The Twentysomething's Guide to Cashing in on Your Real-World Dreams by Jason R. Dorsey

  • Great Expectations - Charles Dickens

    The House of Silk - Anthony Horowitz

    The Night Circus - Erin Morgenstern/ Dragon Rider - Cornelia Funke

    The Shadow Of The Wind - Carlos Ruiz Zafon/ A Reliable Wife - Goolrick

    Game of Thrones - George Martin

    Women usually read these but you MAY like them:

    The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society – Mary Ann Shaffer

    A Womans Place: A Novel by Lynn Austin

    The Hidden Diary of Marie Antoinette - Carolly Erickson

    The Red Necklace – Sally Gardner

    Miss Pettigrew Lives for a Day – Winifred Watson

  • 7 years ago

    The Birth of Venus by Sarah Dunant

    The Book Thief by Markus Zusak

    The Pox Party by MT Anderson

    These are books I would recommend to anyone: Before I Go by Riley Weston, Graceling by Kristin Cashore (fantasy), and Harry Potter (of course).

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