Archive: March 23, 2008 - March 29, 2008

Five Novels That Take on Real-Life Historical Puzzles

Fiction is so tidy, with its beginnings, middles and ends. Real life often isn't, and history is rife with those tantalizing unknowns -- mysteries never solved, strange events never explained: Jack the Ripper, the vanishing of Amelia Earhart and the crew of the Marie Celeste, the fate of the settlers...

By Christian Pelusi | March 27, 2008; 7:09 AM ET | Comments (9)


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