Relive U.S. history through story. These recent books are just a few of the many wonderful novels set in our country’s past.
The Frontier Experience
Lewis and Clark expedition
A Changing Country
Appalachia, early 20th century
Big Sur, California, early 20th century
Frederick Douglass, Anna Douglass, Ottilie Assing
Lousiana and Texas, 1920s
Locating additional library materials in the Library Catalog:
Not all fiction records in the Library Catalog include subject or setting information, but you can find some additional historical novels with a keyword subject search. Type the place name you are looking for and add the words “history” and “fiction” to the search request. Staff can help you find more using other print and online sources.
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or contact your local branch and our staff will be happy to assist you.