Tag: Historical Ficton

The Blue Flower – Penelope Fitzgerald

READ FOR BOOKCLUB Chosen by Jodie A fictional treatment of the early life of Friedrich von Hardenberg who, under the pseudonym Novalis, later became a practitioner of German Romanticism ⫸ “Penelope’s Fitzgerald’s last novel, written in 1997, details the early life of the German… Continue Reading “The Blue Flower – Penelope Fitzgerald”

The Red Tent – Anita Diamant

READ FOR BOOKCLUB Chosen by Rachel Dinah, daughter of Jacob and sister of Joseph, is a minor character in the Bible, but the author has given her a voice in The Red Tent. ⚈ “The Red Tent tells the story of the biblical character Dinah,… Continue Reading “The Red Tent – Anita Diamant”