• Historical Fiction Based On True Stories: 5 Must-Read Novels

    Historical Fiction Based On True Stories: 5 Must-Read Novels0

    You won’t be able to put down these 5 historical novels based on true stories and inspired by real lives and events. 1. The Stars are Fire by Anita Shreve “In October 1947, Grace Holland is experiencing two simultaneous droughts. An unseasonably hot, dry summer has turned the state of Maine into a tinderbox, and

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  • Separated By War: 5 Must-Read Love Stories

    Separated By War: 5 Must-Read Love Stories0

    One of the most devastating impacts of war involves the separation of lovers and loved ones. These 5 must-read love stories document the lives and loves of those separated by war. 1. The End of the Affair by Graham Greene “Set in London during and just after the Second World War, the novel examines the

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  • 5 Books About The Flying Tigers

    5 Books About The Flying Tigers0

    These fascinating nonfiction and fiction selections detail the efforts of the World War II American combat group, the Flying Tigers, who helped defeat the Japanese in China. 1. Tex Hill: Flying Tiger by David Lee Hill “Born the son of missionary parents in Korea, David ‘Tex’ Hill has become one of America’s most famous and

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  • 5 Books About World War II In China

    5 Books About World War II In China0

    The Nanking Massacre, otherwise known as Rape of Nanking left more than 300,000 Chinese civilians and soldiers raped, tortured, and murdered by soldiers from the Imperial Japanese Army during a period of six weeks starting on December 13, 1937. With the aid of the Soviet Union and the United States, China fought Japan during World War

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  • Native American Literature: 10 Must-Read Books

    Native American Literature: 10 Must-Read Books0

    It’s quite a challenge to try to distill a category as broad as Native American literature into a 10-title “listicle.”  One must consider a wide array of works in the genres of contemporary fiction and non-fiction, historical fiction and non-fiction.  The category includes gritty, heart-rending and often satirical fiction about the lives of contemporary Native

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  • 5 Books About Ancient Egypt

    5 Books About Ancient Egypt0

    These 5 books about Ancient Egypt will offer you insights about an incredible civilization and its many achievements. 1. Ancient Evenings: A Novel by Norman Mailer “Norman Mailer’s dazzlingly rich, deeply evocative novel of ancient Egypt breathes life into the figures of a lost era: the eighteenth-dynasty Pharaoh Rameses and his wife, Queen Nefertiti; Menenhetet,

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