Historical Fiction

The History Behind the Mystery: Maze Master

by Kathleen O’Neal Gear

A reporter once told me that our library could pass for a crime lab.  Skulls detailing the history of humanity line the shelves and perch on pedestals, beginning with a diminutive acrylic cast of Australopithecus afarensis, … Read the article

In Search of Poxl West

Poxl West

by Daniel Torday

Revisiting Kent and Poxl West

At some point during the years I spent researching the London Blitz in order to write key scenes from my debut novel, The Last Flight of Poxl West, I came across a … Read the article

Kristin Hannah: A Look at Women in War

The Nightingale

The History Reader

In her newest novel The Nightingale, Historical Fiction novelist and New York Times bestselling author Kristin Hannah offers a look at the heroism and personal sacrifice that women make during wartime.… Read the article