American Historical Fiction: An Annotated Guide to Novels by Lynda G. Adamson

By Lynda G. Adamson

This booklet will fill a niche within the bibliographic reference shelf through choosing historic novels for either grownup and younger grownup readers. American old Fiction comprises over 3,000 titles set in states and old areas of the us. Entries are equipped by way of period of time. the most recent titles, in addition to outdated favorites, are coated. the amount is listed through writer, identify, style, topic, and geographic surroundings.

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Pocahontas encounters John Smith, and their constant love continues even as their lives diverge. Genre(s): Biographical Fiction. Boyle, T. Coraghessan 47. World's End. New York: Viking, 1987. 456 pp. Seventeenth-century Dutch settlers and contemporary Native Americans reveal several centuries of social and political experiments. Award(s): PEN/Faulkner Award for Fiction. C Cavanaugh, Jack 48. The Puritans. Wheaton, IL: Victor, 1994. 432 pp. Drew Morgan, a young Englishman, has dreams of becoming a knight, but he decides to go to the New World instead.

New York: Harlequin, 1997. 352 pp. Catie Willman becomes pregnant just before her soldier lover leaves for England, so she marries an innkeeper, but the soldier returns to fight for the British eight years later. Genre(s): Romance. Johnston, Coleen L. 150. The Founders. New York: St. Martin's Press, 1993. 356 pp. In 1750, Scots-Irish migrant Thomas Gairden moves from Pennsylvania to Charles Town, Carolina, to start a weaving shop. Genre(s): Domestic Fiction. K Kilian, Michael 151. Major Washington.

Juniata Valley. New York: Viking, 1981. 329 pp. Five families and four Indian tribes interact in the French and Indian War during the mid-18th century. Genre(s): War Story; Family Saga. Cavanaugh, Jack 113. The Colonists. Wheaton, IL: Victor, 1995. 482 pp. The Morgans settle in their New England home, where tests of their faith arise through their dealings with Native Americans and others. (Series: American Family Portrait, 2) Genre(s): Christian Fiction; Family Saga. Page 12 Churchill, Winston 114.

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