Historical Fiction Archives - Maci and Zoe Read Books

The Slave Dancer by Paula Fox

The Slave Dancer by Paula Fox

Sep 12, 2017

After several years this book has still stolen my attention and heart. It constantly pops back into my...

Their Eyes Were Watching God by Zora Neale Hurston

Their Eyes Were Watching God by Zora Neale Hurston

May 11, 2017

I read Their Eyes Were Watching God by Zora Neale Hurston in my AP lit class, and I...

Echo by Pam Muñoz Ryan

Echo by Pam Muñoz Ryan

Apr 04, 2017

I absolutely loved this book! Echo by Pam Muñoz Ryan is an amazing book. It is a story...

Samurai Rising: The Epic Life of Minamoto Yoshitsune by Pamela S. Turner

Samurai Rising: The Epic Life of Minamoto Yoshitsune by Pamela S. Turner

Mar 31, 2017

I am disappointed to say that I did not like this book as much as I wanted too....

March by John Lewis, Andrew Aydin, and Nate Powell

March by John Lewis, Andrew Aydin, and Nate Powell

Jan 20, 2017

March is a graphic novel trilogy by John Lewis, Andrew Aydin, and Nate Powell. It is about John...

A Night Divided by Jennifer A. Nielsen

A Night Divided by Jennifer A. Nielsen

Jan 20, 2017

A Night Divided by Jennifer A. Nielsen is about a family who is split by the Berlin Wall...

The Diviners (The Diviners #1)  by Libba Bray

The Diviners (The Diviners #1) by Libba Bray

Sep 16, 2016

I had a rough start with this book. I was hesitant going in and that just affected my...

Front Lines (Soldier Girl #1)  by Michael Grant

Front Lines (Soldier Girl #1) by Michael Grant

Aug 15, 2016

This is the type of book that I read the description of, put on my to-read list and...

The Imitation Game: Alan Turing Decoded by Jim Ottaviani and Leland Purvis

The Imitation Game: Alan Turing Decoded by Jim Ottaviani and Leland Purvis

Aug 13, 2016

The Imitation Game: Alan Turing Decoded by Jim Ottaviani and Leland Purvis is the story of Alan Turing’s life. It...

The Shadow of the Wind (The Cemetery of Forgotten Books, #1)  by Carlos Ruiz Zafón

The Shadow of the Wind (The Cemetery of Forgotten Books, #1) by Carlos Ruiz Zafón

Jun 07, 2016

This is the type of book that makes me feel like I am reading a real piece of...

Black Dove, White Raven by Elizabeth Wein

Black Dove, White Raven by Elizabeth Wein

Jun 01, 2016

Black Dove, White Raven is by Elizabeth Wein, who is also the author of Rose Under Fire and...

The Notorious Pagan Jones (Pagan Jones, #1)  by Nina Berry

The Notorious Pagan Jones (Pagan Jones, #1) by Nina Berry

Jan 05, 2016

Even though I am a fan of World War II and historical fiction, I have never really read...

Somewhere There Is Still a Sun: A Memoir of the Holocaust  by Michael Gruenbaum and Todd Hasak-Lowy

Somewhere There Is Still a Sun: A Memoir of the Holocaust by Michael Gruenbaum and Todd Hasak-Lowy

Jan 02, 2016

Alas, another Holocaust book. Thats what everyone says when these come out. But it is important not to...

Farmer Boy (Little House, #3)  by Laura Ingalls Wilder

Farmer Boy (Little House, #3) by Laura Ingalls Wilder

Dec 25, 2015

As I continue with this series, I am realizing that I will not be able to finish it....

Little House in the Big Woods (Little House, #1)  by Laura Ingalls Wilder

Little House in the Big Woods (Little House, #1) by Laura Ingalls Wilder

Nov 25, 2015

I have heard about these for a long time, often under extreme measures such as “I did not...

Anna and the Swallow Man by Gavriel Savit

Anna and the Swallow Man by Gavriel Savit

Oct 11, 2015

Anna and the Swallow Man by Gavriel Savit is a story about a little girl named Anna and...