Booking Through Thursday

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Sometimes I feel like the only person I know who finds reading history fascinating. It’s so full of amazing-yet-true stories of people driven to the edge and how they reacted to it. I keep telling friends that a good history book (as opposed to some of those textbooks in school that are all lists and dates) does everything a good novel does–it grips you with real characters doing amazing things.

Am I REALLY the only person who feels this way? When is the last time you read a history book? Historical biography? You know, something that took place in the past but was REAL.

No you are not the only one. I have read several history book but really I enjoy Historical Fiction when the history is correct.  My favorite series of books for this is the Outlander Series by Diana Galabdon.  It does a wonderful job with being historical accurate.  Not to  mention I love the setting on both ends of this series.  I would love to time travel and visit but know I could come back to my current situation and technological comforts. 

 

Leave me your answers.