Tag: American History

Friday Favorites – Historical Fiction Books

I’ve always enjoyed reading historical fiction. It’s a way to make history more understandable and relatable on a personal level, in a manner that history books can’t, almost like speaking to someone who has lived through an experience. Here are some of my favorite historical fiction books: What […]

The Four Winds

The Four Winds Author: Kristin Hannah Genre: Historical Fiction Publication Date: February 2, 2021 Publisher: St. Martin’s Press CONTENT WARNING: death of an animal, violence, prejudice, death, death of a parent My land tells its story if you listen. The story of our family. Texas, 1921. A time […]

Four Hundred Souls

Four Hundred Souls: A Community History of African America, 1619-2019 Editors: Ibram X. Kendi and Keisha N. Blain Genre: Nonfiction, History Publication Date: February 2, 2021 Publisher: Random House Audio A chorus of extraordinary voices comes together to tell one of history’s great epics: the 400-year journey of […]