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Same as It Never Was: Historical Fantasy


Fantasy fiction in a variety of historical settings.

Please click on individual titles to check for availability. Want to know more? Ask a librarian.




Book Cover Beye, Charles Rowan
Odysseus: A Life
Imagined versions of all the adventures the Illiad and the Odyssey never mentioned.
Book Cover Clarke, Susanna
Jonathan Strange and Mr. Norrell
Two magicians with radically different philosophies tackle the problems of the Victorian era.
Book Cover Davidson, Avram
The Other Nineteenth Century
Tales of the strange from an England and America that never existed, but should have.
Book Cover The First Heroes
Turtledove, Harry and Noreen Doyle, eds.
Stirring fantasy tales from the Bronze Age.
Book Cover Marillier, Juliet
The Dark Mirror
In pre-Celtic Scotland, a young nobleman alters his destiny by taking in an abandoned fairy child.
Book Cover Ring of Fire
Flint, Eric, ed.
Short stories about a West Virginia town catapulted back in time.
Book Cover Robins, Lane
Maledicte
A dark fantasy set against the political machinations of the Regency.
Book Cover Tarr, Judith
Devil's Bargain
An heir to two ancient magical kingdoms tries to save Richard the Lionhearted from an evil destiny.
Book Cover Whyte, Jack
The Skystone
King Arthur's ancestors forge the sword Excalibur, paving the way for legends to come.

Updated: 6/26/2007