#Historical

It Began With a Sneeze: Magnetic Poetry’s Origin Story

Magnetic poetry was fairly ubiquitous in the '90s. Its inspirations, which include an avant grade art movement, may surprise you.

The History of Nazi Book Burning

The history of Nazi book burning is one of the most obvious antecedents to the censorship of books in the U.S.

8 Books for Fans of Historical K-Dramas

Just finished marathoning every historical K-drama on Netflix and want more? Check out these great books for fans of historical K-dramas!

Historical Fiction with a Hint of Magic

If you like historical fiction and fantasy books, you're sure to love these atmospheric and magical historical fantasies.

What is Historical Fiction?

What is historical fiction? While it's fiction that centers on past events, it's also so much more. Here's how to define it.

Historical Fiction, Meet True Crime

Dig into these historical fiction titles that take inspiration from true crime.

Party Like It’s Prohibition: Historical Fiction of the ’20s

Just because the 2020s aren't quite living up to the hype of the 1920s doesn't mean we can't enjoy some great twenties historical fiction.

Time Traveling Books: Historical Fiction or Speculative Fiction?

Can time travel be considered historical fiction?

12 Middle Grade Asian Historical Fiction Books by Authors of Color

These middle grade AAPI and Asian historical fiction books, including Troublemaker by John Cho, transport readers into past, learning about important moments in history.

Books on Books on Historical Books

One thing about bookworms: we loves books on books. We love talking about books and reading, so why wouldn't we want to read about books, too?