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12/8/2020: The Best Historical Fiction of 2020 from The New York Times

Whittling down a best-books list can be uncomfortably arbitrary. So let’s just say that the titles presented below, in alphabetical order, were “the best” at capturing attention in this most distracting of years. The column with mini-reviews in The New York Times, here.

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The Abstainer: A Novel Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780593133873
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Published: Random House - September 15th, 2020

Black Bottom Saints: A Novel Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9780062968623
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Published: Amistad - August 18th, 2020

The Blind Light: A Novel Cover Image
$27.95
ISBN: 9781324006251
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - October 13th, 2020

The Cold Millions: A Novel Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9780062868084
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Published: Harper - October 27th, 2020

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Conjure Women: A Novel Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780525511489
Availability: Hard to Find
Published: Random House - April 7th, 2020

The Everlasting: A Novel Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9780062873644
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Published: Harper - March 24th, 2020

Hamnet Cover Image
$26.95
ISBN: 9780525657606
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Published: Knopf - July 21st, 2020

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The Mirror & the Light (Wolf Hall Trilogy #3) Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780805096606
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Published: Henry Holt and Co. - March 10th, 2020

Still Life Cover Image
$25.99
ISBN: 9781620976104
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Published: New Press - November 3rd, 2020

Tyll: A Novel Cover Image
By Daniel Kehlmann, Ross Benjamin (Translated by)
$26.95
ISBN: 9781524747466
Availability: Backordered
Published: Pantheon - February 11th, 2020