Alternate History

Alternate history is a subgenre of speculative fiction (or science fiction) and historical fiction that is set in a world in which history has diverged from the actual history of the world. Alternate history literature asks the question, "What if history had developed differently?" Most works in this genre are based on real historical events, yet feature social, geopolitical, or industrial circumstances that developed differently than our own. ...more

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She Who Became the Sun (The Radiant Emperor, #1)
A Radical Act of Free Magic (The Shadow Histories, #2)
The Underground Railroad
The Once and Future Witches
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2034: A Novel of the Next World War
The Russian Cage (Gunnie Rose #3)
American War
A Longer Fall (Gunnie Rose, #2)
An Easy Death (Gunnie Rose, #1)
The Haunting of H. G. Wells
The Fated Sky (Lady Astronaut Universe, #2)
Machines Like Me
The Department of Truth, Vol 1: The End of the World
Subversive (Clandestine Magic, #1)
The Man in the High Castle
His Majesty's Dragon (Temeraire, #1)
Leviathan (Leviathan, #1)
Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell
The Yiddish Policemen's Union
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Throne of Jade (Temeraire, #2)
The Years of Rice and Salt
The Guns of the South
Black Powder War (Temeraire, #3)
The Eyre Affair (Thursday Next, #1)
The Plot Against America
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Best Alternate History
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Romanov Retellings
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Stephanie Osborn
Suddenly the images in the center of the room became more than images. They solidified.
Stephanie Osborn, The Case of the Displaced Detective: The Arrival

Sara Douglass
I had thought that my being would collapse when I gifted my soul', said Neville. 'Why is it then that I still breathe, and feel, and move?' 'Because,' said Mary, 'when you gift something wholly and completely and unhesitatingly it returns to you doublefold. ...more
Sara Douglass, The Crippled Angel

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