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Historical fiction II: a guide to the genre
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Westport, Conn. : Libraries Unlimited, 2009.
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xix, 738 pages ; 27 cm.
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MRLD Montrose Reference
016.823 Joh
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Historical fiction has surged in popularity in recent years, with new subgenres emerging (e.g. Viking romance, religious thrillers) and reader interest showing no signs of slowing down. This follow-up to Johnson's critically acclaimed guide published in 2005 covers new territory by focusing on English-language historical novels for adults published between mid-2004 and mid-2008, in particular those commonly found in American public library collections. The author's unique approach involves classifying titles by subgenres, rather than strictly by geography and chronology; thereby grouping read-alikes together. It gives users a deeper understanding of the genre, an update on new titles, and an easy way to identify read-alikes and book club selections for library patrons. More than 2700 historical fiction titles, about 2,000 new to this volume, are organized and described.

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Includes indexes.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Johnson, S. L. (2009). Historical fiction II: a guide to the genre. Westport, Conn.: Libraries Unlimited.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Johnson, Sarah L., 1969-. 2009. Historical Fiction II: A Guide to the Genre. Westport, Conn.: Libraries Unlimited.

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Johnson, Sarah L., 1969-, Historical Fiction II: A Guide to the Genre. Westport, Conn.: Libraries Unlimited, 2009.

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Johnson, Sarah L. Historical Fiction II: A Guide to the Genre. Westport, Conn.: Libraries Unlimited, 2009. Print.

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