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Six books you’ve read before, but not like this

Half-historical fiction, half-fanfiction, the books below are alterations of already-existing narratives reborn through new narrators or skewed storylines. Founded on the familiar but compellingly contemporary, these novels not only toy with the tempting premises of our childhoods but also challenge readers’ original biases by urging us to reimagine them. Source material includes the Bible, Malory’s “Le…