Results for General Fiction + Dealing with Loss + Early 20th Century

Select your view:
Order books by:
  • The Light Between Oceans : A Novel
    Margot L. Stedman
    Paperback: 04/02/2013
     
    A captivating, beautiful, and stunningly accomplished debut novel that opens in 1918 Australia - the story of ...
  • The Lifeboat : A Novel
    Charlotte Rogan
    Paperback: 01/08/2013
     
    In the summer of 1914, the elegant ocean liner carrying Grace Winter and her husband Henry across the Atlantic...
  • The Absolutist : A Novel
    John Boyne
    Paperback: 07/10/2012
     
    The Absolutist is a masterful tale of passion, jealousy, heroism, and betrayal set in one of the most gruesome...
  • Random Acts of Heroic Love
    Danny Scheinmann
    Hardcover: 01/20/2009
     
    Based on real family events, Danny Scheinmann’s novel paints a dramatic portrait of two apparently ...
  • The Confessions of Max Tivoli
    Andrew Sean Greer
    Paperback: 02/01/2005
     
    An extraordinarily haunting love story told in the voice of a man who appears to age backwards.
  • The Binding Chair : or, A Visit from the Foot Emancipation Society
    Kathryn Harrison
    Paperback: 07/01/2001
     
    May escapes an arranged marriage in rural nineteenth-century China for life in a Shanghai brothel. By turns ...

Full results are for members only - but you can cross-reference more than one theme by using the buttons in the right column. Explore the many benefits of membership here.

The reviewer of each book decides which categories it belongs in - but we're only human, mistakes happen. If you see a book that you think is in the wrong place, tell us!

Total books found: 6

Page 1 of 1
Membership Advantages
  • Reviews
  • "Beyond the Book" backstories
  • Free books to read and review (US only)
  • Find books by time period, setting & theme
  • Read-alike suggestions by book and author
  • Book club discussions
  • and much more!
  • Just $10 for 3 months or $35 for a year
  • More about membership!
Filter by Genre
Filter by Setting

Books thatinspire you.Handpicked.

Books you'll stay up all night reading; books that will whisk you to faraway places and times, books that will expand your mind and inspire you -- the kinds of books you just can't wait to tell your friends about.