Tag Archives: historical fiction

Suggested One Read: All the Light We Cannot See

Nominations for our 2016 One Read book are now closed, but we will be highlighting some of the more than 100 suggested titles throughout the month so you can check out what your fellow mid-Missourians are reading and recommending. Next … Continue reading

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Suggested One Read: The Chaperone

Works of fiction with real historical settings allow us to explore a past time and place in an intimate way. The nominator of “The Chaperone” by Laura Moriarty feels that the community would enjoy experiencing 1920s New York. Our nominator writes, … Continue reading

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Suggested One Read: Telex From Cuba

Works of historical fiction make great book club picks. Along with any themes the plot might offer up for discussion, the time period and historical context provide ample topics for examination. Our next One Read nomination is such a novel: … Continue reading

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Suggested One Read: The Maid’s Version

All month we have been receiving your suggestions for our 2014 One Read title, and we’ll be highlighting some of these books here at oneread.org so you can see what other community members are reading and enjoying. All of these … Continue reading

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