Tag Archive: historical fiction

Chelsea Girls by Fiona Davis

Chelsea Girls by Fiona Davis

April 17, 2019 7:47 am By Leave your thoughts

Chelsea Girls, Fiona Davis, Random House - The historical novel, “Chelsea Girls,” verifies the old adage that history repeats itself. Fiona Davis’ drama unfolds during McCarthyism when entertainers living in the New York Chelsea Hotel were without evidence targeted for subversive practice and blacklisted as “communists” and “socialists.”

The Daughter's Tale

The Daughter’s Tale by Armando Lucas Correa

February 28, 2019 1:49 pm By Leave your thoughts

The Daughter's Tale, Armando Lucas Correa, Atria Books - Armando Lucas Correa’s powerful and sorrowful novel, “The Daughter’s Tale,” returns us to the rise of Nazism in Germany, told through the eyes of young Jewish girl. It’s based on a true account of a woman who was 14 years old when her parents were dispatched to a death camp.

Winter Sisters by Robin Oliveira

Winter Sister by Robin Oliveria

April 2, 2018 5:33 pm By Leave your thoughts

Winter Sisters, Robin Oliveira, Random House - Robin Oliveira’s haunting thriller, “Winter Sisters,” loosely based on a 19th-century historic snowstorm that buried Albany, New York, also shines light on early 20th-Century age-of-consent and sexual-assault laws.