Daily Archives: January 14, 2010

Historical Fiction, Fantasy, and Fable

J. L. Bell has questions about whether this year’s Scott O’Dell winner is historical fiction.  While I’ve yet to be convinced by his arguments, they are definitely food for thought.  Check out this series of posts (and join in the commenting — I seem the only one doing any).

Fantasy and the Bounds of Historical Fiction

Half Magic and History

The Storm in the Barn as Fable

A Different Standard for the Dust Bowl?


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