Magical and Fantastical: History With a Twist

By The Oldfield Park Bookshop

By The Oldfield Park Bookshop

The telling of history is often strengthened by the inclusion of folklore, magic and fantasy, here are our recommendations for a different telling of our past. 

The Dark Descent of Elizabeth Frankenstein

Kiersten White

£8.99 £8.36

A Thousand Ships

Natalie Haynes

£8.99 £8.36

The Historian

Elizabeth Kostova

£10.99 £10.22

The Miniaturist

Jessie Burton

£8.99 £8.36

Mexican Gothic

Silvia Moreno-Garcia

£16.98 £15.79

Currently unavailable on Bookshop.org so contact us directly and we'll order it for you!

Jonathan Strange and Mr Norrell

Susanna Clarke

£10.99 £10.22

The Book of Speculation

Erika (Author) Swyler

£8.99 £8.36

Currently unavailable on Bookshop.org so contact us directly and we'll order it for you!

The Murmur of Bees

Sofia Segovia

£8.99 £8.36

Currently unavailable on Bookshop.org so contact us directly and we'll order it for you!

The Bird King

G. Willow (Author) Wilson

£8.99 £8.36

The Water Dancer

Ta-Nehisi Coates

£8.99 £8.36

Tyll: Shortlisted for the International Booker Prize 2020

Daniel Kehlmann

£18.98 £17.65

Currently unavailable on Bookshop.org so contact us directly and we'll order it for you!

The Plot Against America

Philip Roth

£8.99 £8.36

The Yiddish Policemen's Union

Michael Chabon

£10.99 £10.22

Kindred: The ground-breaking masterpiece

Octavia E. Butler

£9.99 £9.29