While virtually every celebrity has their own cooking book or show these days, there are still plenty of recipes from the past to explore. Whether you are interested in trying out popular dishes from different eras or simply want to satisfy your curiosity about the cooking habits of previous generations, you’ll find the answers you seek in cooking books. Although some of the ingredients might not be as readily available anymore and tastes have definitely changed over the years, you never know if you’ll discover some hidden gem that might become a family favorite.
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Historical fiction offers a great way for authors to transport readers to settings that they might recognize from history, but can then also view in a brand new way. Using a historical setting for a fictional narrative or real historical figures as characters in a fictional tale is something that has been irresistible for both authors and readers for many years and it is a trend that shows no signs of slowing down. Here are just five free ebooks that features fictional tales that were inspired by real historical events or people.
There can be no doubt about the courage and bravery of women during times when they were not seen as the equals of men. Thankfully, there are now numerous books on the market that document the brave actions of these women. However, it is even more fascinating to read about the obstacles and adversity faced by women in their own words. These five free non-fiction ebooks were written by women who had to step up and face challenges that really tested their resolve.
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