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“Great Circle,” by Maggie ShipsteadA soaring work of historical fiction about a “lady pilot” in the mid-20th century intertwines with the tale of a modern-day celebrity portraying the trailblazer in a biopic.
Groff, a two-time National Book Award finalist, crafts an electric work of historical fiction charting Marie’s plight.
Perhaps it’s no surprise that McLain has shifted so fluidly from historical fiction to suspense, given the overlaps between the investigative work of the historian and the detective.In her novel ‘When the Stars Go Dark,’ Paula McLain draws on abuse cases, including her own|Maureen Corrigan|April 23, 2021|Washington Post
For fans of historical fiction as well as mysteries, the Maisie Dobbs novels offer an honorable heroine whose mettle has been forged by personal tragedies and her country’s experience in two world wars.Jacqueline Winspear’s latest novel reminds us why we love Maisie Dobbs|Carol Memmott|March 25, 2021|Washington Post
The pulps brought new readers to serious fiction, making it less intimidating with alluring art and low prices.
There was a lot of prison fiction from movies and books to mine.‘Archer’ Creator Adam Reed Spills Season 6 Secrets, From Surreal Plotlines to Life Post-ISIS|Marlow Stern|January 8, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Historical justifications for most modern celebrations can be found in the ancient world.
While politics tend to migrate toward the poles, humanity—and fiction, at its best—huddles in between.
Hitchcock had the historical good fortune to have worked from silent films through television.Alfred Hitchcock’s Fade to Black: The Great Director’s Final Days|David Freeman|December 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
And I finished all with a brief historical account of affairs and events in England for about a hundred years past.Gulliver's Travels|Jonathan Swift
A true history of the Merrill Horse, and the adventures of its different members, would read like the most exciting fiction.The Courier of the Ozarks|Byron A. Dunn
Eustache le Sueur died; one of the best French historical painters of his time.
He distinguished himself by several military exploits, and wrote some valuable historical works.
Samuel Squire, bishop of St. David's died; a poetical, historical and antiquarian writer of note.