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Books for Hamilton Fans

Jul 16, 2020

Have you watched Hamilton: The Musical, yet?

If you’ve already binged it three times, haven’t gotten to it, or anything in between, here are a few books that will tickle your historical fancy.

America’s First Daughter by Stephanie Dray and Laura Kamoie

The Black Count: Glory, Revolution, Betrayal, and the Real Count of Monte Cristo by Tom Reiss

Washington: A Life by Ron Chernow

Becoming Marie Antoinette by Juliet Grey

1776 by David McCullough

George Washington’s Secret Six: The Spy Ring That Saved the American Revolution by Brian Kilmeade and Dan Yaeger

Rules of Civility by Amor Towles

Team of Rivals: The Political Genius of Abraham Lincoln by Doris Kearns Goodwin

We also have the book dedicated to the musical!

Hamilton: the revolution being the complete libretto of the Broadway musical, with a true account of its creation, and concise remarks on hip-hop, the power of stories, and the new America by Lin-Manuel Miranda and Jeremy McCarter