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The Strange Case of the Alchemist’s Daughter by Theodora Goss

The Strange Case of the Alchemist’s Daughterby Theodora Goss Published by Saga Press on June 20, 2017 Genres: Historical Fiction, Mystery, Sci-Fi Pages: 416 Goodreads   Based on some of literature’s horror and science fiction classics, this is the story of a remarkable group of women who come together to solve the mystery of a […]

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The Gentleman’s Guide to Vice and Virtue by Mackenzi Lee

The Gentleman’s Guide to Vice and Virtueby Mackenzi Lee Published by Katherine Tegen Books on June 20th 2017 Genres: Historical Fiction, YA, LGBTQIA Pages: 506 Goodreads   An unforgettable tale of two friends on their Grand Tour of 18th-century Europe who stumble upon a magical artifact that leads them from Paris to Venice in a […]

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A Fantastic Sequel: The Ship Beyond Time by Heidi Heilig

The Ship Beyond Timeby Heidi Heilig Series: The Girl from Everywhere #2 Published by Greenwillow on February 28 2017 Genres: Fantasy, Historical Fiction, YA Pages: 464 Goodreads   The breathtaking sequel to the acclaimed The Girl from Everywhere. Nix has escaped her past, but when the person she loves most is at risk, even the […]

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Alternate History Steampunk: Timekeeper by Tara Sim

Timekeeperby Tara Sim Series: Timekeeper #1 Published by Sky Pony Press on November 1st 2016 Genres: Historical Fiction, Young Adult, YA, Steampunk, LGBTQIA Pages: 368 Goodreads   Two o’clock was missing. In an alternate Victorian world controlled by clock towers, a damaged clock can fracture time—and a destroyed one can stop it completely. It’s a […]

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[Pique Week!] Inclusive Historical Fic and Friendships: Iron Cast by Destiny Soria

Iron Castby Destiny Soria Published by Amulet Books on October 11th 2016 Genres: Historical Fiction, Fantasy, YA, Young Adult Pages: 384 Goodreads   It’s Boston, 1919, and the Cast Iron club is packed. On stage, hemopaths—whose “afflicted” blood gives them the ability to create illusions through art—captivate their audience. Corinne and Ada have been best […]

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Beastly Bones by William Ritter

Beastly Bonesby William Ritter Series: Jackaby #2 Published by Algonquin on September 22nd 2015 Genres: Historical Fiction, Mystery Pages: 304 Goodreads   The highly anticipated follow-up to the “rich world” of the “lighthearted and assured debut,” featuring an “irresistible character” whose first thrilling and original adventure “demands sequels.” “I’ve found very little about private detective […]

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This Monstrous Thing by Mackenzie Lee

This Monstrous ThingPublished by Katherine Tegen Books, HarperCollins on September 22nd 2015 Genres: Retelling, Historical Fiction, Young Adult Pages: 384 Goodreads   In 1818 Geneva, men built with clockwork parts live hidden away from society, cared for only by illegal mechanics called Shadow Boys. Two years ago, Shadow Boy Alasdair Finch’s life shattered to bits. […]

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Tangled Webs by Lee Bross

Tangled Websby Lee Bross Series: Tangled Webs #1 Published by Disney on June 23rd, 2015 Genres: Historical Fiction, Mystery, YA, Young Adult Pages: 304 Goodreads   London, 1725. Everybody has a secret. Lady A will keep yours—for a price. This sumptuous, scandalous YA novel is wickedly addictive. Lady A is the most notorious blackmailer in […]

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The Witch Hunter by Virginia Boecker

The Witch Hunterby Virginia Boecker Series: The Witch Hunter #1 Published by Little Brown Books for Young Readers on June 2nd 2015 Genres: Fantasy, Fiction, Historical Fiction, Paranormal, Romance, YA, Young Adult Pages: 368 Goodreads   The magic and suspense of Graceling meet the political intrigue and unrest of Game of Thrones in this riveting […]

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Grave Mercy by Robin LaFevers

Grave Mercyby Robin LaFevers Series: His Fair Assassin #1 Published by HMH Books for Young Readers on April 3rd, 2012 Genres: Fantasy, Historical Fiction Goodreads   Why be the sheep, when you can be the wolf? Seventeen-year-old Ismae escapes from the brutality of an arranged marriage into the sanctuary of the convent of St. Mortain, […]