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9 Science Fiction Books that Mix in Medieval Elements

These nine medieval science fiction books play with limits of time, space, and history to tell fascinating stories with medieval elements.

6 Books To Check Out If You’re Fascinated By The Voynich Manuscript

The Voynich Manuscript, a bizarre 15th century document, has inspired numerous books as well as theories about its origins.

8 Courtly Medieval Female Writers

Learn more about these medieval female writers and members of the courts of Japan and Europe, with works ranging from poetry to autobiographies.

9 Medieval Poets You Will Actually Enjoy Reading

Not all medieval poetry is boring. It can be sexy, searing, poignant, and graceful. Here are 9 such examples of medieval poets everyone can enjoy.

What’s Exciting About Reading These 5 Medieval Cookbooks

There are more reasons than just the recipes (although the recipes should be enough!) to read these five medieval Arabic cookbooks in translation.

5 Of The Best Medieval Romance Novels To Binge On (Plus 2 Bonus Non-Novels)

Here's the best in medieval romance novels to get you started in the genre, with bonus medieval romance related plays, letters, etc.