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    16 New Historical Fiction Books To Cozy Up With This Fall

    From Russian folklore to a Scarlet Letter retelling to 1940s magical realism to Old West bloody true crime — these are the books you don't want to miss.

    1. The Two Lives of Sara by Catherine Adel West

    The Two Lives of Sara

    2. On the Rooftop by Margaret Wilkerson Sexton

    On the Rooftop

    3. The Witch and the Tsar by Olesya Salnikova Gilmore

    The Witch and the Tsar

    4. Rust in the Root by Justina Ireland

    Rust in the Root

    5. The Matchmaker's Gift by Lynda Cohen Loigman

    The Matchmaker's Gift

    6. The House in the Orchard by Elizabeth Brooks

    The House in the Orchard

    7. House of Hunger by Alexis Henderson

    House of Hunger

    8. Foul Lady Fortune by Chloe Gong

    Foul Lady Fortune

    9. Hester by Laurie Lico Albanese

    Hester

    10. Will Do Magic for Small Change by Andrea Hairston

    Will Do Magic for Small Change

    11. Uncanny Times by Laura Anne Gilman

    Uncanny Times

    12. Such a Pretty Girl by T. Greenwood

    Such a Pretty Girl

    13. Lost in the Long March by Michael X. Wang

    Lost in the Long March

    14. When Franny Stands Up by Eden Robins

    When Franny Stands Up

    15. Even Though I Knew the End by C. L. Polk

    Even Though I Knew the End

    16. All the Blood We Share by Camilla Bruce

    All the Blood We Share