The Night Ocean, by Paul La Farge

Genre: Alternate History Publisher: Penguin Press Published: 2017 Reviewer Rating: Reviewer: David L. Felts Have you read this book? I’m wasn’t sure how to classify this one. It’s fiction, and speculative, but it’s not fantastic speculation, if that makes any sense. I decided to go with alternate history; a story …

The Dark Dream, by Nigel Hinton

Genre: Alternate History Publisher: CB Creative Books Published: 2015 Reviewer Rating:  Book Review by SJ Higbee Have you read this book? Oscar and I finally completed our time with Philip and his talking animal companions with the fourth and last book in this series. Would it sustain the standard set …

Fatherland, by Robert Harris

Genre: Alternate History Publisher: Harper Collins Published: 1993 Reviewer Rating:  Book Review by Jeff Edwards Have you read this book? The year is 1964. Germany has reigned supreme since Hitler’s victory in World War II, and Berlin is gearing up to celebrate Der Fuhrer’s seventy-fifth birthday. Homicide investigator Xavier March …

Zulu Heart, by Steven Barnes

Genre: Alternate History Publisher: Warner Books Published: 2003 Reviewer Rating:  Book Review by Fraser Ronald Have you read this book? I was actually a little bit worried when I got my hands on Zulu Heart, the sequel to Steven Barnes’ fabulous Lion’s Blood. My review of that book tells you …

Ill Met by Moonlight, by Sarah A. Hoyt

Genre: Alternate History Publisher: Ace Published: 2001 Reviewer Rating:  Book Review by Sarah Guidry Have you read this book? Enter Will Shakespeare, nineteen years of age. He is not yet possessed of the necessary knowledge to pen great plays. He knows naught of intrigue, deceit, great kings, or great magics. …

The Wolf King, by Alice Borchardt

Genre: Alternate History Publisher: Ballantine Published: 2000 Reviewer Rating:  Book Review by Valerie Frankel Have you read this book? The Wolf King carries readers back to the fall of the Roman empire, a time of ghosts and werewolves, in this breathtaking historic fantasy adventure. Alice Borchard sprinkles her novel with …

Darwinia, by Robert Charles Wilson

Genre: Alternate History Publisher: Tor Published: 1998 Reviewer Rating:  Book Review by Aaron M. Renn Have you read this book? It’s almost a truism that expectations play a huge role in how we judge a book. I actively dislike the alternate history subgenre so was prepared to hate Darwinia. As …

Lion’s Blood, by Steven Barnes

Genre: Alternate History Publisher: Warner Books Published: 2002 Reviewer Rating: Book Review by Fraser Ronald Have you read this book? The world of Lion’s Blood by Steven Barnes is a slightly tweaked version of our own. In this alternate history, Egypt and Abyssinia are the great powers of the world, …