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Best Historical Fiction

Members: 239 participating members (show all)

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1
22,619 members, 673 reviews
4.18 stars (4.18 stars)

Explanations:

lamotamant (3): This book made historical fiction multi-POVs a complete addiction for me.

2
16,446 members, 259 reviews
4.2 stars (4.2 stars)

Lists: faridabrouri (1), JFPSr (1), Twixi (1), Katie1949 (1), 47degreesnorth (1), olgakm (1), freetrader (1), Cecrow (1), peterveen (1), Asimina.Palaiou (1), gypsysmom (1)50 more, WimDeWurm (1), ryaSilvia (1), sbnicar (1), bohemima (1), ehines (1), cusegirl44 (1), Jonri (1), sugandh (1), varielle (1), leslie.98 (1), wheeler752 (1), Tigardite (1), Himalmitra (1), GavinMad (1), hsuvarna (1), janerawoof (1), ahef1963 (1), raperper (1), jeffza (1), vdmeersven (1), Luisali (1), devenish (1), Edward (1), VisibleGhost (1), Jarandel (1), ABammann (2), melonbrawl (2), lewbs (2), st_bruno (2), longway (2), Bluewolf0411 (2), Ameise1 (2), ktho (3), Doey (3), Matteocalosi (3), roby72 (3), jaromdl (3), calm (4), kerrygiven (5), thecoroner (5), FranzK72 (6), Nickelini (9), Ravic (10), LisaMaria_C (10), souloftherose (12), RobPoulton (15), meredk (16), ShawIslandLibrary, merrystar, Myyst

Thumbs down: DebeD, Fogcityite, feenie1010, Diane-bpcb, jaysbooks

Score: 202.35

3
19,443 members, 392 reviews
4.29 stars (4.29 stars)
4
28,966 members, 374 reviews
3.93 stars (3.93 stars)

Lists: ranams (1), cfk (1), Laura1124 (1), rclassen (1), cpg (1), anotherwise (1), faridabrouri (2), Daviette (2), olgakm (2), Cecrow (2), Maybelline (2)34 more, brenzi (2), leigonj (2), Bduke (2), MarleneMacke (3), CharleneLB (3), cvogt (3), suitable1 (3), sjmccreary (3), Lynn-in-London (4), jonnijones (4), Asimina.Palaiou (4), ryaSilvia (4), hoddybook (4), gypsysmom (5), sbnicar (5), leslie.98 (5), AmourFou (5), Himalmitra (5), jaysbooks (6), raperper (7), chgstrom (8), Doey (10), andejons (11), ahef1963 (11), KimarieBee (15), souloftherose (16), hipdeep (17), roby72 (18), GerrysBookshelf (19), Nickelini (22), peterveen (36), lamotamant, Myyst, merrystar

Thumbs down: MsNik

Score: 125.49

5
10,451 members, 589 reviews
3.98 stars (3.98 stars)

Lists: Cariola (1), penguin7316 (1), rarm (1), souloftherose (1), Travelgem (2), Robert-1857 (2), kara.shamy (2), bjappleg8 (2), zabs (2), fredasteele (2), 47degreesnorth (2)30 more, bohemima (2), MsRoux (2), cusegirl44 (2), cvogt (2), GerrysBookshelf (2), Twixi (3), Katie1949 (3), rainpebble (3), hipdeep (3), ryaSilvia (3), brenzi (3), skyrad43 (3), peterveen (4), sbnicar (4), feeling.is.first (4), varielle (4), AmourFou (4), jaromdl (4), Lynn-in-London (5), VisibleGhost (6), elkiedee (8), Doey (9), thorold (10), calm (13), RobPoulton (14), hoddybook (18), meredk (26), DeltaQueen50 (54), mspixieears, ShawIslandLibrary

Thumbs down: gypsysmom, oakdale

Score: 115.74

Explanations:

MsRoux (2): England, the 1520s. Henry VIII is on the throne, but lacks an heir, which creates ongoing crises. Told from POV of Thomas Cromwell.

6
28,752 members, 309 reviews
3.39 stars (3.39 stars)

Lists: linfootr (1), nerdytreefairy (1), Trifolia (1), cindyi1218 (2), Mirabai (2), Laura1124 (2), Seraph8541 (2), Himalmitra (2), bethielouwho (2), faridabrouri (3), JoeKingman (3)34 more, Tess_W (3), fredasteele (3), Daviette (3), cfk (3), Cecrow (3), Maybelline (3), AmourFou (3), bcrowl399 (3), rainpebble (4), roby72 (4), ahef1963 (4), raperper (4), FranzK72 (5), jonnijones (5), jaysbooks (5), Trudy65 (5), Lynn-in-London (6), Asimina.Palaiou (6), ryaSilvia (6), sbnicar (6), thecoroner (6), gypsysmom (7), devenish (9), Doey (11), meredk (19), GerrysBookshelf (20), Cariola (27), kiwiflowa (28), LisaMaria_C (29), peterveen (37), leslie.98 (72), cej1027, NinieB, lamotamant

Thumbs down: .Monkey., MrsIsIn, Kathryn.M, smcwl, MsNik

Score: 113.26

7
7,601 members, 372 reviews
3.97 stars (3.97 stars)

Lists: Mirabai (1), zabs (1), fredasteele (1), ABammann (1), shieldsk1 (1), awsexton (1), Seraph8541 (1), Fourpawz2 (1), brenzi (1), fluff7 (1), RachelDilley (2)28 more, Katie1949 (2), BarbN (2), KimarieBee (2), karen_o (2), lahochstetler (2), Robert-1857 (3), kara.shamy (3), Lynn-in-London (3), jonnijones (3), feeling.is.first (3), GerrysBookshelf (3), kiwiflowa (3), Asimina.Palaiou (5), hsuvarna (5), countrylife (5), brewergirl (5), Doey (6), penguin7316 (6), clairemath (9), hoddybook (11), Nickelini (11), calm (11), susiesharp (13), oakdale (14), Cariola (14), DeltaQueen50 (23), bcrowl399 (29), SylviaC

Thumbs down: sturlington, FranzK72, arrianarose, michalsuz

Score: 110.42

8
16,782 members, 205 reviews
4.07 stars (4.07 stars)

Lists: jaromdl (1), feaelin (1), sjmccreary (1), trandism (1), ranams (2), JussiU (2), daryl_s2 (2), GavinMad (2), arrwa (2), devenish (2), Mirabai (3)27 more, Ameise1 (3), Asimina.Palaiou (3), sbnicar (3), varielle (3), raperper (3), Jarandel (3), pitjrw (4), JoeKingman (4), gypsysmom (4), kerrygiven (4), leslie.98 (4), jaysbooks (4), hsuvarna (4), ElectricPhase (7), chgstrom (7), Doey (7), longway (7), aulsmith (8), andejons (9), lewbs (10), souloftherose (15), ehines (20), John_Vaughan (20), Matteocalosi (25), al.vick (25), LisaMaria_C (49), lamotamant

Thumbs down: MrsIsIn

Score: 105.08

9
7,596 members, 138 reviews
4.26 stars (4.26 stars)

Lists: ehines (2), richgatlin (2), aulsmith (2), Laura1124 (3), bohemima (3), Himalmitra (3), devenish (3), brewergirl (3), kara.shamy (4), Katie1949 (4), Cecrow (4)25 more, shieldsk1 (4), pitjrw (5), bjappleg8 (5), peterveen (5), varielle (5), jaromdl (5), longway (5), JoeKingman (6), leslie.98 (6), ahef1963 (6), raperper (6), thorold (6), LisaMaria_C (7), thecoroner (8), John_Vaughan (9), FranzK72 (12), ValLloyd (12), Doey (12), RobPoulton (13), ElectricPhase (15), roby72 (16), al.vick (38), NinieB, Pencils, ShawIslandLibrary

Score: 93.52

10
6,682 members, 104 reviews
4.3 stars (4.3 stars)

Lists: b1_ (1), freetrader (2), olgakm (3), sugandh (3), Lyn5r (3), KimarieBee (3), MarleneMacke (4), Robert-1857 (4), bjappleg8 (4), Daviette (4), Laura1124 (4)26 more, Bluewolf0411 (4), ElectricPhase (5), JoeKingman (5), Tess_W (5), richgatlin (5), rainpebble (6), Cecrow (6), jonnijones (6), ValLloyd (7), feeling.is.first (7), Trudy65 (7), ehines (8), raperper (8), peterveen (9), jaromdl (9), ahef1963 (9), RobPoulton (10), varielle (10), Asimina.Palaiou (11), Doey (16), VisibleGhost (17), GerrysBookshelf (21), meredk (21), bcrowl399 (28), DeltaQueen50 (29), gypsysmom (103)

Score: 93.04

11
16,123 members, 1,120 reviews
4.15 stars (4.15 stars)
12
23,060 members, 578 reviews
3.93 stars (3.93 stars)

Lists: Lyn5r (2), jeffza (2), cindyi1218 (3), melonbrawl (3), nerdytreefairy (3), DDreawriter (3), Cariola (3), This-n-That (4), Maybelline (4), Seraph8541 (4), cvogt (4)23 more, Trifolia (4), Nickelini (4), Robert-1857 (5), Twixi (5), ahef1963 (5), bcrowl399 (5), fredasteele (6), Daviette (6), peterveen (6), sturlington (7), JoeKingman (7), cfk (7), sbnicar (7), Asimina.Palaiou (8), Lynn-in-London (9), rainpebble (10), michalsuz (10), jaromdl (13), gypsysmom (14), kiwiflowa (21), Doey (22), Laura1124 (29), ShawIslandLibrary

Thumbs down: TashMason, Himalmitra

Score: 83.43

13
15,329 members, 286 reviews
3.76 stars (3.76 stars)

Lists: NykeebaHalisiHali (2), Fourpawz2 (2), Alice-W-Greene (2), jaysbooks (2), zabs (3), This-n-That (3), JqnOC (3), CharleneLB (4), Tess_W (4), skyrad43 (4), CarolynSmith (4)23 more, fredasteele (5), Daviette (5), Ameise1 (5), Maybelline (5), cfk (6), cvogt (6), Lynn-in-London (7), ryaSilvia (8), Nickelini (8), rainpebble (9), Asimina.Palaiou (9), gypsysmom (11), varielle (11), leslie.98 (11), meredk (11), Doey (15), dara85 (16), kiwiflowa (18), jaromdl (20), ahef1963 (21), Cariola (21), mspixieears, cej1027

Thumbs down: lizgarvey, kageeh

Score: 82.37

14
34,898 members, 1,921 reviews
4.37 stars (4.37 stars)
15
7,620 members, 175 reviews
3.98 stars (3.98 stars)

Lists: ElectricPhase (1), melonbrawl (1), scorpiusx1 (2), rarm (2), suitable1 (2), andejons (2), zabs (4), olgakm (4), Himalmitra (4), DeltaQueen50 (4), cindyi1218 (5)19 more, ehines (5), raperper (5), feeling.is.first (6), varielle (6), jaromdl (6), jonnijones (7), leslie.98 (7), thorold (7), gypsysmom (8), JoeKingman (9), fredasteele (10), John_Vaughan (11), RobPoulton (12), aulsmith (12), Doey (14), hoddybook (20), Matteocalosi (20), LisaMaria_C (48), ShawIslandLibrary

Thumbs down: Nickelini

Score: 76.18

16
3,471 members, 65 reviews
3.97 stars (3.97 stars)

Lists: Slats (1), clairemath (2), richgatlin (3), Trifolia (3), Trudy65 (3), penguin7316 (3), brenzi (4), Christy.Riege (4), MarleneMacke (5), ktho (5), feeling.is.first (5)19 more, CharleneLB (6), John_Vaughan (6), ahef1963 (7), Lynn-in-London (8), michalsuz (8), fredasteele (11), jaromdl (11), Doey (13), oakdale (13), kiwiflowa (17), hoddybook (19), Nickelini (19), sjmccreary (20), al.vick (24), Cariola (28), Cecrow (33), peterveen (38), LisaMaria_C (67), NinieB

Score: 72.43

17
11,313 members, 251 reviews
3.91 stars (3.91 stars)

Lists: marcoarr (1), dara85 (1), Seraph8541 (3), bohemima (4), devenish (4), cfk (5), Laura1124 (5), kageeh (5), AmourFou (6), fredasteele (7), Asimina.Palaiou (7)19 more, DDreawriter (7), countrylife (7), rainpebble (8), Cecrow (9), gypsysmom (9), brenzi (9), kiwiflowa (10), jaromdl (12), susiesharp (14), leslie.98 (15), meredk (15), sjmccreary (16), DeltaQueen50 (20), GerrysBookshelf (22), Doey (28), Cariola (29), NinieB, merrystar, ShawIslandLibrary

Score: 72.26

18
23,113 members, 456 reviews
4.19 stars (4.19 stars)

Lists: booksmurf (1), hoddybook (3), souloftherose (3), zabs (5), mccin68 (5), kara.shamy (6), bjappleg8 (6), Katie1949 (6), Laura1124 (6), Alice-W-Greene (6), Robert-1857 (7)23 more, melonbrawl (7), CarolynSmith (7), sturlington (8), jonnijones (8), DDreawriter (9), oakdale (9), Twixi (10), Nickelini (10), chgstrom (13), MsRoux (13), Lynn-in-London (14), kiwiflowa (14), Trifolia (15), fredasteele (16), skyrad43 (16), gypsysmom (17), meredk (17), brenzi (21), Doey (39), jaromdl (49), leslie.98 (95), ShawIslandLibrary, lamotamant

Thumbs down: lizgarvey, KimarieBee, arrwa, michalsuz

Score: 69.73

19
20,253 members, 274 reviews
4.27 stars (4.27 stars)

Lists: arrwa (1), stevengolson (3), DDreawriter (4), .Monkey. (5), cindyi1218 (7), Twixi (7), richgatlin (7), Daviette (8), Trifolia (8), sbnicar (9), GerrysBookshelf (9)19 more, thecoroner (9), JoeKingman (10), Cecrow (10), AmourFou (10), chgstrom (11), fredasteele (12), rainpebble (12), Asimina.Palaiou (12), FranzK72 (13), varielle (13), Matteocalosi (13), bcrowl399 (13), leslie.98 (14), gypsysmom (16), Doey (23), roby72 (25), al.vick (29), jaromdl (38), Myyst

Score: 68.59

20
19,477 members, 345 reviews
4.33 stars (4.33 stars)

Lists: stevengolson (1), JussiU (1), redlory (1), .Monkey. (2), ranams (3), ABammann (3), arrwa (3), Bduke (3), Ameise1 (4), mccin68 (4), Cecrow (5)16 more, GerrysBookshelf (5), rainpebble (7), AmourFou (7), JoeKingman (8), fredasteele (8), sbnicar (8), roby72 (8), raperper (9), gypsysmom (10), chgstrom (10), varielle (12), leslie.98 (13), jaromdl (18), Doey (20), thecoroner (21), al.vick (23)

Thumbs down: sturlington, arrianarose

Score: 67.55

21
25,210 members, 1,403 reviews
4.37 stars (4.37 stars)

Lists: Daviette (1), SherylHendrix (3), RachelDilley (4), cindyi1218 (6), ktho (6), This-n-That (6), chgstrom (6), CharleneLB (7), mccin68 (7), Seraph8541 (7), dara85 (7)24 more, sugandh (7), Twixi (8), Maybelline (8), gregchief (8), MsRoux (9), megschristina (11), Lyn5r (12), Lynn-in-London (13), kageeh (13), KimarieBee (16), Christy.Riege (16), fredasteele (18), rainpebble (19), gypsysmom (20), bcrowl399 (21), sjmccreary (22), skyrad43 (27), kiwiflowa (27), peterveen (39), leslie.98 (58), Doey (60), ahef1963 (61), ShawIslandLibrary, lamotamant

Thumbs down: sturlington, cjgayle, .Monkey., Nickelini, aulsmith

Score: 66.97

Explanations:

sturlington (0): DNF

22
9,976 members, 216 reviews
3.94 stars (3.94 stars)

Lists: madhatter73 (1), lahochstetler (1), Trudy65 (2), Nickelini (2), Fourpawz2 (3), meredk (3), brenzi (5), cvogt (5), .Monkey. (6), melonbrawl (6), Trifolia (6)15 more, MarleneMacke (7), calm (7), Robert-1857 (8), leslie.98 (8), souloftherose (8), sturlington (9), Twixi (12), jaromdl (14), fredasteele (15), gypsysmom (15), Doey (17), hoddybook (21), kara.shamy (78), ShawIslandLibrary, Myyst

Score: 65.34

23
18,801 members, 872 reviews
4.21 stars (4.21 stars)

Lists: Tess_W (1), booksmurf (2), seejewel (2), megschristina (2), nerdytreefairy (4), raidergirl3 (4), olgakm (5), mccin68 (6), Fourpawz2 (6), Lyn5r (6), kara.shamy (7)21 more, Ameise1 (7), Maybelline (7), Alice-W-Greene (7), cindyi1218 (8), DDreawriter (8), oakdale (8), susiesharp (10), Lynn-in-London (11), rainpebble (13), kiwiflowa (13), fredasteele (17), bcrowl399 (17), sjmccreary (17), DeltaQueen50 (17), al.vick (18), gypsysmom (19), hoddybook (31), Doey (38), jaromdl (46), ahef1963 (72), leslie.98 (96)

Thumbs down: sturlington, This-n-That, Nickelini, LisaMaria_C, merrystar

Score: 64.95

Explanations:

sturlington (0): Time travel

24
11,401 members, 257 reviews
4.02 stars (4.02 stars)

Lists: nerdytreefairy (2), madhatter73 (2), Ravic (2), calm (2), kara.shamy (5), Katie1949 (5), peterveen (8), varielle (8), jaromdl (8), ahef1963 (8), kiwiflowa (8)18 more, Twixi (9), leslie.98 (9), thorold (9), gypsysmom (12), starfishian (12), fredasteele (14), roby72 (14), rainpebble (15), thecoroner (15), FranzK72 (17), Cariola (17), Doey (18), meredk (18), merrystar (20), LisaMaria_C (21), Nickelini (23), Laura1124 (31), ShawIslandLibrary

Thumbs down: sturlington

Score: 64.77

25
4,776 members, 191 reviews
3.97 stars (3.97 stars)

Lists: DDreawriter (1), bfkendrick (1), melonbrawl (4), ValLloyd (4), Fourpawz2 (4), Lyn5r (5), MarleneMacke (6), Maybelline (6), skyrad43 (6), GerrysBookshelf (6), Ravic (6)15 more, peterveen (7), ryaSilvia (7), cvogt (7), Asimina.Palaiou (10), rainpebble (11), karen_o (11), fredasteele (13), gypsysmom (13), leslie.98 (16), ahef1963 (18), Doey (24), LisaMaria_C (25), kiwiflowa (29), Laura1124 (30), merrystar

Score: 63.34

26
8,684 members, 453 reviews
3.94 stars (3.94 stars)

Lists: hanleyg (1), hoddybook (1), redlory (2), rstaedter (2), countrylife (3), RachelDilley (5), brenzi (6), clairemath (6), karen_o (6), kiwiflowa (7), susiesharp (7)12 more, feeling.is.first (8), Robert-1857 (9), ryaSilvia (9), Trifolia (9), Twixi (11), oakdale (12), rainpebble (16), KimarieBee (17), fredasteele (21), GerrysBookshelf (23), DeltaQueen50 (27), jaromdl (29)

Thumbs down: michalsuz

Score: 55.82

27
4,326 members, 81 reviews
3.94 stars (3.94 stars)

Lists: JqnOC (1), Bluewolf0411 (5), RachelDilley (6), bcrowl399 (7), ElectricPhase (8), CharleneLB (8), Ravic (8), MarleneMacke (9), zabs (9), KimarieBee (9), cindyi1218 (11)13 more, JoeKingman (12), Maybelline (12), lewbs (13), cfk (14), ahef1963 (15), brenzi (16), varielle (18), leslie.98 (24), rainpebble (25), jaromdl (30), fredasteele (38), Doey (41), NinieB

Score: 53.27

28
24,990 members, 1,116 reviews
4.07 stars (4.07 stars)

Lists: dara85 (4), KimarieBee (5), RachelDilley (7), CarolynSmith (8), friedrb (9), hoddybook (9), Alice-W-Greene (9), kageeh (9), sturlington (10), MarleneMacke (10), madhatter73 (10)18 more, zabs (11), Daviette (11), cindyi1218 (12), Lyn5r (13), megschristina (14), Twixi (15), bcrowl399 (15), skyrad43 (23), meredk (24), brenzi (27), rainpebble (28), leslie.98 (30), gypsysmom (32), Laura1124 (34), fredasteele (43), Doey (48), ahef1963 (73), ShawIslandLibrary

Thumbs down: .Monkey., Nickelini, kiwiflowa

Score: 53.27

29
11,294 members, 169 reviews
3.75 stars (3.75 stars)

Lists: KarlaC (2), CarolynSmith (6), KimarieBee (6), zabs (7), bohemima (7), Lyn5r (8), Daviette (9), madhatter73 (9), sturlington (11), Robert-1857 (11), cfk (11)15 more, ryaSilvia (11), skyrad43 (11), Maybelline (13), starfishian (14), calm (15), cindyi1218 (16), DDreawriter (19), rainpebble (22), ahef1963 (24), brenzi (26), fredasteele (30), jaromdl (31), Laura1124 (35), Doey (47), ShawIslandLibrary

Thumbs down: Pencils

Score: 53.03

30
10,374 members, 284 reviews
4.03 stars (4.03 stars)

Lists: KarlaC (1), kcorrea (3), st_bruno (3), smcwl (8), ElectricPhase (9), CharleneLB (9), RachelDilley (9), friedrb (10), Alice-W-Greene (10), MarleneMacke (11), kara.shamy (11)13 more, megschristina (12), Christy.Riege (12), mccin68 (13), cindyi1218 (15), Ameise1 (16), zabs (17), Twixi (19), Lynn-in-London (22), rainpebble (34), leslie.98 (45), Doey (63), lamotamant, ShawIslandLibrary

Score: 52.75

31
6,511 members, 200 reviews
4.55 stars (4.55 stars)

Lists: Sojourner1 (1), sjmccreary (2), DeltaQueen50 (2), VisibleGhost (2), KarlaC (3), Fourpawz2 (5), zabs (6), ktho (7), jonnijones (9), sturlington (12), brenzi (12)13 more, richgatlin (12), DDreawriter (13), Himalmitra (13), feeling.is.first (17), rainpebble (20), gypsysmom (26), jaromdl (27), fredasteele (29), Laura1124 (33), Doey (34), peterveen (42), LisaMaria_C (91), ShawIslandLibrary

Thumbs down: John_Vaughan

Score: 52.63

32
7,897 members, 212 reviews
3.96 stars (3.96 stars)

Lists: seejewel (3), meredk (4), skyrad43 (5), clairemath (5), aulsmith (6), .Monkey. (7), zabs (8), brenzi (8), jaysbooks (8), bcrowl399 (8), richgatlin (9)14 more, cindyi1218 (10), Laura1124 (10), karen_o (10), Maybelline (11), sbnicar (11), Twixi (13), ahef1963 (13), DeltaQueen50 (22), jaromdl (23), Doey (31), fredasteele (33), LisaMaria_C (93), NinieB, ShawIslandLibrary

Thumbs down: Acrimmins, stringcat3

Score: 51.65

33
10,118 members, 94 reviews
3.75 stars (3.75 stars)

Lists: marcoarr (2), GerrysBookshelf (4), longway (4), trandism (4), roby72 (5), acceptance (6), devenish (6), countrylife (6), jaromdl (7), leslie.98 (10), andejons (10)14 more, FranzK72 (11), JoeKingman (11), thorold (13), thecoroner (14), Jarandel (17), rainpebble (18), Doey (19), fredasteele (23), Laura1124 (32), al.vick (36), peterveen (41), varielle (43), LisaMaria_C (73), mspixieears

Thumbs down: aulsmith, kageeh

Score: 51.27

Explanations:

aulsmith (0): More legendary than historical

34
14,981 members, 362 reviews
4.04 stars (4.04 stars)

Lists: julesnstu (1), NykeebaHalisiHali (3), madhatter73 (3), Alice-W-Greene (3), kageeh (6), Laura1124 (7), sjmccreary (7), MarleneMacke (8), skyrad43 (8), clairemath (8), cindyi1218 (9)13 more, bcrowl399 (9), ryaSilvia (10), calm (10), raidergirl3 (12), brenzi (13), Lynn-in-London (15), Christy.Riege (17), rainpebble (17), ahef1963 (17), fredasteele (22), kiwiflowa (30), LisaMaria_C (97), cej1027

Thumbs down: oakdale, Doey, michalsuz

Score: 50.25

35
2,268 members, 53 reviews
4.32 stars (4.32 stars)

Lists: kerrygiven (1), LisaMaria_C (1), elkiedee (1), suitable1 (1), smcwl (4), clairemath (4), brewergirl (4), DDreawriter (5), kiwiflowa (5), RobPoulton (6), Katie1949 (7)8 more, hoddybook (8), cfk (9), al.vick (11), Lynn-in-London (12), jaromdl (17), fredasteele (19), Doey (29), DeltaQueen50 (32)

Thumbs down: MikeBriggs

Score: 49.18

36
2,129 members, 65 reviews
4.46 stars (4.46 stars)

Lists: smcwl (1), brewergirl (1), LisaMaria_C (2), al.vick (4), Christy.Riege (5), VisibleGhost (5), ValLloyd (6), DDreawriter (6), richgatlin (6), kiwiflowa (6), bjappleg8 (7)8 more, RobPoulton (7), kara.shamy (8), Laura1124 (9), Katie1949 (10), DeltaQueen50 (15), jaromdl (19), fredasteele (26), Doey (27)

Score: 49.1

37
2,311 members, 53 reviews
4.03 stars (4.03 stars)

Lists: booklove1 (1), awsexton (2), DDreawriter (2), souloftherose (2), janerawoof (3), Trudy65 (4), penguin7316 (4), varielle (7), devenish (8), DeltaQueen50 (9), jaromdl (10)7 more, ahef1963 (10), RobPoulton (11), Ravic (11), thorold (17), fredasteele (27), Pencils, cej1027

Score: 47.76

38
2,020 members, 34 reviews
4.11 stars (4.11 stars)

Lists: michalsuz (1), thorold (2), RobPoulton (4), shieldsk1 (5), bohemima (6), aulsmith (7), Katie1949 (8), kara.shamy (9), feeling.is.first (9), cfk (10), peterveen (10)9 more, DDreawriter (10), John_Vaughan (10), varielle (16), gypsysmom (18), LisaMaria_C (19), fredasteele (20), leslie.98 (22), jaromdl (24), Doey (32)

Score: 46.96

39
4,238 members, 97 reviews
4.16 stars (4.16 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (1), roby72 (2), FranzK72 (4), thecoroner (4), janerawoof (4), michalsuz (4), Jarandel (4), Himalmitra (6), Cecrow (7), RobPoulton (9), varielle (9)7 more, pitjrw (10), raperper (10), Katie1949 (11), peterveen (13), jaromdl (15), Twixi (17), fredasteele (34)

Score: 45.6

40
33,945 members, 447 reviews
4.11 stars (4.11 stars)

Lists: RobPoulton (2), freetrader (3), .Monkey. (3), KarlaC (4), sugandh (4), sjmccreary (4), chgstrom (5), bcrowl399 (6), Edward (6), brenzi (7), skyrad43 (7)11 more, Laura1124 (8), richgatlin (8), Himalmitra (8), hipdeep (10), Lyn5r (11), ryaSilvia (12), Asimina.Palaiou (14), Twixi (16), Doey (25), gypsysmom (28), ShawIslandLibrary

Thumbs down: sturlington, leslie.98, kiwiflowa, aulsmith

Score: 45.49

Explanations:

sturlington (0): Took place during the author's lifetime and based partly on his experiences.

leslie.98 (0): Not historical fiction

aulsmith (0): Doesn't meet my definition of historical fiction.

41
32,182 members, 503 reviews
4.01 stars (4.01 stars)

Lists: Kathyk22 (3), KarlaC (7), mccin68 (10), friedrb (11), sturlington (13), Lyn5r (15), madhatter73 (15), Maybelline (18), feeling.is.first (20), cindyi1218 (21), bcrowl399 (22)14 more, hoddybook (23), Twixi (26), skyrad43 (26), varielle (28), brenzi (29), Laura1124 (36), kiwiflowa (37), fredasteele (55), Doey (61), ahef1963 (65), jaromdl (129), cej1027, lamotamant, ShawIslandLibrary

Thumbs down: rarm

Score: 45.31

42
3,654 members, 232 reviews
3.92 stars (3.92 stars)

Lists: hoddybook (2), MsRoux (4), countrylife (4), mccin68 (8), madhatter73 (8), Fourpawz2 (8), elkiedee (9), Robert-1857 (10), Ameise1 (10), cvogt (10), sjmccreary (10)10 more, cindyi1218 (14), gypsysmom (24), kiwiflowa (26), leslie.98 (27), al.vick (27), fredasteele (28), jaromdl (41), DeltaQueen50 (45), Doey (46), lamotamant

Score: 45.17

43
24,318 members, 573 reviews
4.11 stars (4.11 stars)

Lists: Kathyk22 (2), oakdale (5), RachelDilley (8), cvogt (9), roby72 (11), skyrad43 (13), thecoroner (13), sturlington (14), meredk (14), FranzK72 (16), zabs (16)14 more, Katie1949 (16), Maybelline (17), brenzi (17), Christy.Riege (18), Twixi (18), ValLloyd (18), DDreawriter (24), gypsysmom (37), rainpebble (39), fredasteele (57), ahef1963 (60), leslie.98 (74), lamotamant, ShawIslandLibrary

Thumbs down: aulsmith, Doey, trandism

Score: 44.01

Explanations:

aulsmith (0): A mix of historical and contemporary fiction. I didn't like the contemporary parts.

44
23,521 members, 920 reviews
4.12 stars (4.12 stars)

Lists: Kathyk22 (1), seejewel (4), starfishian (5), trandism (5), KarlaC (6), raidergirl3 (9), GerrysBookshelf (13), Robert-1857 (14), zabs (15), Ameise1 (15), susiesharp (16)18 more, lewbs (17), karen_o (17), peterveen (19), meredk (20), Lynn-in-London (21), skyrad43 (25), Trifolia (26), brenzi (28), Twixi (30), varielle (32), kiwiflowa (39), gypsysmom (46), fredasteele (54), Doey (67), kara.shamy (73), leslie.98 (79), lamotamant, ShawIslandLibrary

Thumbs down: sturlington, friedrb, smcwl, bcrowl399, schmootc, Nickelini, LisaMaria_C

Score: 43.99

45
3,114 members, 48 reviews
4.03 stars (4.03 stars)

Lists: dsp501 (2), KarlaC (5), suitable1 (7), bjappleg8 (8), mccin68 (9), GerrysBookshelf (11), MarleneMacke (12), AmourFou (12), jaysbooks (12), bcrowl399 (12), Cecrow (13)11 more, ryaSilvia (13), karen_o (18), leslie.98 (19), rainpebble (23), gypsysmom (29), DeltaQueen50 (38), fredasteele (39), Doey (42), jaromdl (43), LisaMaria_C (80), NinieB

Thumbs down: John_Vaughan

Score: 43.66

46
3,509 members, 170 reviews
3.92 stars (3.92 stars)

Lists: Doey (1), awsexton (3), RobPoulton (5), devenish (5), Christy.Riege (6), elkiedee (7), Ameise1 (8), karen_o (8), Katie1949 (9), kara.shamy (10), sbnicar (10)8 more, peterveen (11), brenzi (11), calm (14), souloftherose (14), Nickelini (18), gypsysmom (22), hoddybook (22), fredasteele (24)

Thumbs down: janerawoof

Score: 42.94

47
3,231 members, 81 reviews
3.81 stars (3.81 stars)

Lists: mkbird (1), ktho (8), cvogt (8), raidergirl3 (8), hoddybook (10), DDreawriter (12), ahef1963 (12), MikeBriggs (13), Jarandel (14), aulsmith (14), Lynn-in-London (16)10 more, leslie.98 (17), gypsysmom (25), jaromdl (25), al.vick (26), fredasteele (32), Doey (35), kara.shamy (63), LisaMaria_C (86), SylviaC, NinieB

Thumbs down: sturlington

Score: 42.14

48
2,008 members, 53 reviews
4.14 stars (4.14 stars)

Lists: dsp501 (3), DeltaQueen50 (3), Mirabai (4), olgakm (6), Lyn5r (7), zabs (10), GerrysBookshelf (12), skyrad43 (12), bcrowl399 (14), Cecrow (16), feeling.is.first (19)9 more, DDreawriter (20), ahef1963 (23), rainpebble (24), gypsysmom (31), Laura1124 (38), fredasteele (41), LisaMaria_C (65), leslie.98 (97), merrystar

Score: 41.75

49
30,680 members, 316 reviews
4.03 stars (4.03 stars)

Lists: roby72 (1), thecoroner (1), Edward (2), megschristina (6), Himalmitra (7), devenish (7), trandism (7), AmourFou (8), Ameise1 (9), Maybelline (10), al.vick (10)11 more, Cecrow (11), leslie.98 (12), raperper (12), varielle (14), cindyi1218 (18), Doey (21), gypsysmom (23), fredasteele (35), peterveen (40), mspixieears, ShawIslandLibrary

Thumbs down: sturlington, merrystar, aulsmith, lewbs, RobPoulton

Score: 41.52

Explanations:

sturlington (0): Not historical fiction.

50
10,103 members, 414 reviews
4.01 stars (4.01 stars)

Lists: CarolynSmith (1), Tess_W (2), SqueakyChu (2), kageeh (4), karen_o (5), raidergirl3 (5), Trudy65 (6), DeltaQueen50 (7), DDreawriter (11), oakdale (11), susiesharp (12)10 more, sturlington (15), jaromdl (16), cindyi1218 (17), starfishian (20), rainpebble (21), leslie.98 (21), bcrowl399 (27), gypsysmom (30), fredasteele (36), lamotamant

Thumbs down: This-n-That, janerawoof, Nickelini, souloftherose

Score: 41.34

51
13,831 members, 366 reviews
3.95 stars (3.95 stars)

Lists: gregchief (1), oakdale (3), al.vick (3), madhatter73 (4), nerdytreefairy (5), bfkendrick (5), Seraph8541 (6), Maybelline (9), Daviette (10), cindyi1218 (13), gypsysmom (21)8 more, fredasteele (31), kiwiflowa (32), Doey (36), Laura1124 (37), ahef1963 (49), jaromdl (68), cej1027, mspixieears

Thumbs down: clairemath

Score: 41.33

52
3,636 members, 37 reviews
4.11 stars (4.11 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (3), RobPoulton (8), Himalmitra (10), devenish (10), richgatlin (11), raperper (11), peterveen (12), John_Vaughan (12), JoeKingman (13), ahef1963 (14), varielle (15)8 more, pitjrw (16), leslie.98 (18), LisaMaria_C (20), ehines (21), Doey (26), jaromdl (26), fredasteele (37), Pencils

Score: 40.51

53
10,824 members, 250 reviews
3.94 stars (3.94 stars)

Lists: JFPSr (2), raidergirl3 (2), awsexton (4), mccin68 (11), zabs (12), cfk (12), MarleneMacke (13), bcrowl399 (16), Cecrow (19), sjmccreary (19), Lynn-in-London (20)14 more, Maybelline (20), ahef1963 (20), Twixi (21), madhatter73 (22), LisaMaria_C (22), hoddybook (24), al.vick (31), rainpebble (32), leslie.98 (33), gypsysmom (38), DeltaQueen50 (39), kiwiflowa (40), fredasteele (48), jaromdl (56)

Thumbs down: sturlington, Doey, oakdale, kageeh, souloftherose

Score: 39.86

54
11,311 members, 776 reviews
3.97 stars (3.97 stars)

Lists: joanarleneross (1), dara85 (3), bethielouwho (3), sugandh (5), Alice-W-Greene (5), CarolynSmith (5), JqnOC (6), CharleneLB (10), oakdale (10), Robert-1857 (12), Trifolia (12)8 more, Daviette (14), cindyi1218 (19), kiwiflowa (20), ahef1963 (22), Twixi (23), Nickelini (26), gypsysmom (35), fredasteele (61)

Thumbs down: aulsmith, zisnaf

Score: 39.85

Explanations:

zisnaf (0): Libro facilón y no es novela histórica

55
8,399 members, 136 reviews
3.89 stars (3.89 stars)

Lists: joanarleneross (2), rplinke (2), Luisali (2), Nickelini (3), thecoroner (7), melonbrawl (8), FranzK72 (9), Edward (10), madhatter73 (11), roby72 (12), varielle (24)6 more, Twixi (25), Cariola (30), fredasteele (58), mspixieears, Myyst, ShawIslandLibrary

Score: 39.38

56
15,300 members, 381 reviews
3.95 stars (3.95 stars)

Lists: rplinke (1), redlory (3), Seraph8541 (5), madhatter73 (5), Luisali (5), Ameise1 (6), KimarieBee (7), Cecrow (12), Twixi (14), Trifolia (14), Asimina.Palaiou (15)9 more, DDreawriter (15), feeling.is.first (18), fredasteele (25), bcrowl399 (30), ahef1963 (30), LisaMaria_C (94), mspixieears, Myyst, lamotamant

Thumbs down: sturlington, GerrysBookshelf, thorold

Score: 39.23

57
5,675 members, 96 reviews
3.84 stars (3.84 stars)

Lists: FranzK72 (2), Mirabai (5), Nickelini (5), dsp501 (7), Lyn5r (9), thecoroner (11), cfk (13), ValLloyd (13), MarleneMacke (14), peterveen (16), roby72 (17)8 more, devenish (18), thorold (21), rainpebble (26), ahef1963 (27), kiwiflowa (33), gypsysmom (39), Doey (43), fredasteele (53)

Thumbs down: sturlington

Score: 37.58

58
4,468 members, 314 reviews
3.61 stars (3.61 stars)

Lists: Soupdragon (2), karen_o (3), madhatter73 (7), souloftherose (10), Trifolia (11), raidergirl3 (11), kara.shamy (12), Ameise1 (12), sturlington (16), starfishian (16), DDreawriter (18)7 more, Twixi (20), rainpebble (29), jaromdl (33), fredasteele (45), ahef1963 (74), mspixieears, ShawIslandLibrary

Score: 37.54

59
15,243 members, 850 reviews
4 stars (4 stars)

Lists: KarlaC (10), RachelDilley (11), ehines (11), kara.shamy (13), Katie1949 (13), hoddybook (13), Nickelini (14), sturlington (17), Ameise1 (17), madhatter73 (20), skyrad43 (22)11 more, Twixi (24), Trifolia (25), ahef1963 (33), leslie.98 (35), rainpebble (38), fredasteele (51), gypsysmom (54), DeltaQueen50 (63), Doey (72), lamotamant, ShawIslandLibrary

Thumbs down: oakdale, bcrowl399

Score: 36.68

60
9,536 members, 611 reviews
3.97 stars (3.97 stars)

Lists: smcwl (3), dara85 (5), susiesharp (6), oakdale (7), This-n-That (8), Robert-1857 (13), countrylife (14), skyrad43 (15), cindyi1218 (20), Twixi (27), leslie.98 (29)7 more, rainpebble (31), DeltaQueen50 (31), gypsysmom (34), ahef1963 (39), fredasteele (46), jaromdl (83), cej1027

Score: 36.57

61
14,750 members, 326 reviews
4.09 stars (4.09 stars)

Lists: kcorrea (2), rplinke (3), michalsuz (7), sjmccreary (8), KarlaC (9), jaysbooks (10), Himalmitra (11), kageeh (12), richgatlin (13), Ameise1 (14), Cecrow (15)16 more, brenzi (15), John_Vaughan (15), ryaSilvia (16), thecoroner (17), Nickelini (17), roby72 (20), kiwiflowa (22), GerrysBookshelf (25), rainpebble (27), Twixi (29), Laura1124 (39), peterveen (43), Doey (44), DeltaQueen50 (56), fredasteele (63), gypsysmom (104)

Thumbs down: merrystar, leslie.98, smcwl, lewbs, Matteocalosi, leigonj, Luisali, aulsmith, longway (11)

Score: 36.21

Explanations:

leslie.98 (0): Not historical fiction

smcwl (0): Not written as historical fiction.

Matteocalosi (0): Partly autobiographical and written only 10 years after the end of the war, not historical fiction

62
28,020 members, 381 reviews
4.13 stars (4.13 stars)

Explanations:

leslie.98 (0): Not historical fiction

aulsmith (0): Does not meet my definition of historical fiction. Author lived during the time period written about.

63
22,599 members, 356 reviews
4.26 stars (4.26 stars)

Lists: pitjrw (1), acceptance (1), Matteocalosi (11), Laura1124 (14), GerrysBookshelf (16), Ameise1 (19), cindyi1218 (22), peterveen (28), Cecrow (31), kiwiflowa (36), Twixi (38)7 more, leslie.98 (39), rainpebble (42), gypsysmom (63), fredasteele (77), Doey (80), Myyst, ShawIslandLibrary

Score: 35.67

64
11,024 members, 139 reviews
3.92 stars (3.92 stars)

Lists: acceptance (2), kerrygiven (3), aulsmith (9), Ameise1 (11), devenish (11), raperper (13), Jarandel (13), Asimina.Palaiou (17), roby72 (23), thecoroner (23), GerrysBookshelf (26)6 more, jaromdl (34), LisaMaria_C (40), Doey (51), fredasteele (62), gypsysmom (134), Myyst

Score: 34.21

65
1,562 members, 55 reviews
4.18 stars (4.18 stars)

Lists: DidIReallyReadThat (1), andejons (1), shieldsk1 (3), Matteocalosi (4), janerawoof (5), pitjrw (6), VisibleGhost (7), Katie1949 (12), Cecrow (21), RobPoulton (21), brenzi (22)3 more, DDreawriter (34), fredasteele (44), jaromdl (52)

Score: 33.99

66
1,438 members, 23 reviews
3.88 stars (3.88 stars)

Lists: bfkendrick (2), RobPoulton (3), dsp501 (4), thorold (4), LisaMaria_C (4), michalsuz (11), peterveen (14), DDreawriter (14), Himalmitra (14), cfk (15), varielle (17)4 more, leslie.98 (23), Doey (33), fredasteele (40), jaromdl (40)

Score: 33.97

67
7,201 members, 157 reviews
4.3 stars (4.3 stars)

Lists: VisibleGhost (3), ElectricPhase (4), rarm (4), AmourFou (9), Himalmitra (9), brenzi (10), richgatlin (10), zabs (14), Maybelline (14), sturlington (18), John_Vaughan (21)5 more, jaromdl (22), Doey (37), fredasteele (50), LisaMaria_C (66), ShawIslandLibrary

Score: 33.67

68
23,002 members, 299 reviews
3.96 stars (3.96 stars)

Lists: isabel23 (1), cusegirl44 (3), .Monkey. (4), JqnOC (4), janerawoof (6), This-n-That (7), dsp501 (10), ryaSilvia (14), Nickelini (15), cfk (16), roby72 (26)8 more, DDreawriter (28), leslie.98 (31), fredasteele (42), Doey (54), jaromdl (93), Myyst, mspixieears, ShawIslandLibrary

Thumbs down: FranzK72, Luisali, aulsmith, Himalmitra

Score: 33.35

Explanations:

aulsmith (0): More legendary than historical

69
5,096 members, 287 reviews
4.09 stars (4.09 stars)

Lists: trandism (2), sturlington (3), mkbird (4), VisibleGhost (4), freetrader (5), karen_o (7), peterveen (17), aulsmith (17), meredk (23), Lynn-in-London (24), brenzi (31)4 more, Cariola (31), Twixi (32), DDreawriter (32), fredasteele (59)

Score: 32.97

70
14,241 members, 267 reviews
4.08 stars (4.08 stars)

Lists: al.vick (1), Kathyk22 (4), nerdytreefairy (6), oakdale (6), suitable1 (6), clairemath (7), Alice-W-Greene (8), madhatter73 (12), Katie1949 (14), Maybelline (15), ahef1963 (16)10 more, cfk (18), Lynn-in-London (19), DDreawriter (21), Twixi (31), kiwiflowa (31), varielle (35), jaromdl (50), Doey (55), fredasteele (56), Myyst

Thumbs down: FranzK72, longway, RobPoulton, aulsmith, skyrad43, merrystar

Score: 32.93

Explanations:

RobPoulton (0): Arthurian fantasy

71
16,078 members, 352 reviews
3.75 stars (3.75 stars)

Lists: dsp501 (1), Alice-W-Greene (4), sjmccreary (11), VisibleGhost (11), Cecrow (14), Himalmitra (15), Matteocalosi (16), Twixi (22), thecoroner (24), ahef1963 (31), fredasteele (52)5 more, LisaMaria_C (58), leslie.98 (73), gypsysmom (135), cej1027, lamotamant

Score: 32.68

72
18,163 members, 344 reviews
3.89 stars (3.89 stars)

Lists: Trifolia (7), meredk (7), michalsuz (9), bcrowl399 (11), KarlaC (12), Daviette (15), Asimina.Palaiou (16), Maybelline (16), Cariola (19), Nickelini (20), roby72 (21)8 more, thecoroner (22), ahef1963 (25), Twixi (35), rainpebble (37), Laura1124 (40), fredasteele (65), LisaMaria_C (99), ShawIslandLibrary

Thumbs down: sturlington, stringcat3

Score: 31.99

73
2,593 members, 33 reviews
3.95 stars (3.95 stars)

Lists: countrylife (2), redlory (4), dsp501 (5), GerrysBookshelf (8), KarlaC (11), Laura1124 (12), AmourFou (14), MarleneMacke (16), zabs (18), Cecrow (23), bcrowl399 (25)4 more, gypsysmom (43), jaromdl (62), fredasteele (72), NinieB

Score: 31.96

74
3,989 members, 145 reviews
3.68 stars (3.68 stars)

Lists: Soupdragon (1), aulsmith (4), melonbrawl (9), kiwiflowa (9), souloftherose (9), kara.shamy (14), madhatter73 (14), Katie1949 (15), peterveen (15), DDreawriter (26), rainpebble (30)5 more, gypsysmom (36), fredasteele (47), jaromdl (47), ahef1963 (75), mspixieears

Thumbs down: michalsuz

Score: 31.55

75
6,546 members, 505 reviews
3.99 stars (3.99 stars)

Lists: sturlington (1), chgstrom (2), starfishian (2), redlory (6), KarlaC (16), KimarieBee (19), kara.shamy (19), Maybelline (27), skyrad43 (28), brenzi (39), rainpebble (46)5 more, madhatter73 (46), gypsysmom (53), ahef1963 (79), fredasteele (83), ShawIslandLibrary

Thumbs down: megschristina

Score: 30.97

76
11,621 members, 222 reviews
4.13 stars (4.13 stars)

Lists: This-n-That (9), KarlaC (13), Daviette (16), ValLloyd (16), Alice-W-Greene (16), sturlington (19), Christy.Riege (21), Cecrow (28), Laura1124 (41), rainpebble (49), DDreawriter (50)7 more, gypsysmom (64), fredasteele (75), ahef1963 (80), Doey (131), merrystar, NinieB, cej1027

Thumbs down: aulsmith

Score: 30.78

Explanations:

aulsmith (0): Not historical fiction by my definition.

77
25,045 members, 352 reviews
3.82 stars (3.82 stars)

Lists: ranams (4), olgakm (7), sturlington (20), ElectricPhase (23), zabs (23), cindyi1218 (24), Maybelline (28), Himalmitra (38), leslie.98 (46), gypsysmom (47), Doey (58)7 more, ahef1963 (78), fredasteele (85), jaromdl (128), Myyst, cej1027, mspixieears, ShawIslandLibrary

Thumbs down: smcwl

Score: 30.49

78
4,283 members, 259 reviews
3.69 stars (3.69 stars)

Lists: booksmurf (3), awsexton (5), aulsmith (5), meredk (8), Christy.Riege (11), elkiedee (12), kiwiflowa (12), KarlaC (15), Trifolia (19), Ameise1 (21), brenzi (23)5 more, Twixi (40), rainpebble (47), fredasteele (79), jaromdl (97), ShawIslandLibrary

Thumbs down: Himalmitra

Score: 30.18

79
3,987 members, 99 reviews
4.02 stars (4.02 stars)

Lists: ehines (3), Cariola (9), elkiedee (10), melonbrawl (12), kara.shamy (16), GerrysBookshelf (27), Himalmitra (31), Twixi (33), kiwiflowa (34), rainpebble (36), peterveen (45)6 more, gypsysmom (48), leslie.98 (55), fredasteele (64), Doey (94), jaromdl (118), ShawIslandLibrary

Score: 30.14

80
6,821 members, 254 reviews
4.04 stars (4.04 stars)

Lists: Soupdragon (5), madhatter73 (6), raidergirl3 (6), starfishian (7), Fourpawz2 (7), DeltaQueen50 (12), kara.shamy (15), DDreawriter (17), brenzi (19), gypsysmom (27), Twixi (28)5 more, jaromdl (36), fredasteele (49), ahef1963 (76), leslie.98 (98), mspixieears

Thumbs down: LisaMaria_C

Score: 30.11

81
5,306 members, 257 reviews
4.15 stars (4.15 stars)

Lists: oakdale (1), rarm (3), sjmccreary (6), elkiedee (11), peterveen (20), brenzi (32), ahef1963 (32), DDreawriter (35), Twixi (36), leslie.98 (36), rainpebble (43)4 more, jaromdl (66), fredasteele (68), gypsysmom (129), lamotamant

Score: 29.65

82
6,890 members, 149 reviews
4.01 stars (4.01 stars)

Lists: kerrygiven (2), Bduke (4), jaysbooks (9), sjmccreary (9), DDreawriter (22), John_Vaughan (22), leslie.98 (26), hoddybook (30), bcrowl399 (31), jaromdl (32), rainpebble (33)4 more, LisaMaria_C (39), Doey (50), ahef1963 (77), ShawIslandLibrary

Score: 29.02

83
2,359 members, 56 reviews
4 stars (4 stars)

Lists: Mirabai (6), Matteocalosi (8), ehines (9), feeling.is.first (11), JoeKingman (15), zabs (21), RobPoulton (22), Ravic (32), DDreawriter (33), varielle (36), gypsysmom (40)5 more, ahef1963 (46), DeltaQueen50 (59), fredasteele (82), leslie.98 (102), jaromdl (105)

Score: 28.58

84
14,653 members, 602 reviews
4.11 stars (4.11 stars)

Lists: trandism (3), freetrader (4), kcorrea (4), karen_o (9), skyrad43 (10), meredk (10), VisibleGhost (13), chgstrom (14), madhatter73 (21), hoddybook (25), brenzi (30)5 more, Twixi (37), gypsysmom (44), fredasteele (70), Doey (78), DDreawriter (93)

Thumbs down: sturlington, RobPoulton

Score: 28.24

Explanations:

sturlington (0): I wouldn't consider this historical fiction.

85
2,350 members, 73 reviews
4.28 stars (4.28 stars)

Lists: ValLloyd (1), ElspethP (1), GerrysBookshelf (10), LisaMaria_C (11), Katie1949 (17), feeling.is.first (21), DDreawriter (23), RobPoulton (24), Matteocalosi (24), Himalmitra (28), leslie.98 (38)2 more, fredasteele (60), Doey (62)

Score: 27.94

86
14,331 members, 347 reviews
3.93 stars (3.93 stars)

Lists: Nickelini (16), devenish (16), KarlaC (20), kara.shamy (20), Maybelline (21), sturlington (23), skyrad43 (24), hoddybook (26), gypsysmom (42), Laura1124 (44), Twixi (44)6 more, leslie.98 (49), Doey (70), ahef1963 (82), fredasteele (88), mspixieears, ShawIslandLibrary

Thumbs down: michalsuz

Score: 26.87

87
8,180 members, 167 reviews
4.03 stars (4.03 stars)

Lists: harrisbruce (1), dsp501 (6), Nickelini (7), hipdeep (9), meredk (9), Laura1124 (13), KarlaC (17), John_Vaughan (17), zabs (19), varielle (22), ahef1963 (26)5 more, jaromdl (37), rainpebble (40), DeltaQueen50 (49), fredasteele (73), gypsysmom (139)

Thumbs down: acceptance, kiwiflowa, aulsmith

Score: 26.47

Explanations:

aulsmith (0): Not historical fiction by my definition.

88
11,393 members, 327 reviews
4.19 stars (4.19 stars)

Lists: kageeh (7), .Monkey. (8), JoeKingman (14), Himalmitra (16), brenzi (18), sturlington (21), meredk (22), DDreawriter (31), Twixi (39), jaromdl (39), rainpebble (44)4 more, DeltaQueen50 (55), fredasteele (76), lamotamant, cej1027

Thumbs down: kiwiflowa

Score: 26.36

Explanations:

sturlington (21): Took place during the author's lifetime and is partly based on his experiences.

89
4,639 members, 159 reviews
4.27 stars (4.27 stars)

Lists: countrylife (1), meredk (5), AmourFou (11), KarlaC (14), Laura1124 (15), zabs (20), brenzi (25), ahef1963 (28), Cecrow (35), jaromdl (44), Doey (52)3 more, fredasteele (78), NinieB, ShawIslandLibrary

Thumbs down: sturlington

Score: 26.34

90
16,615 members, 356 reviews
4.22 stars (4.22 stars)

Lists: trandism (6), bohemima (8), hipdeep (8), .Monkey. (9), sturlington (22), Maybelline (22), ahef1963 (36), brenzi (41), Twixi (42), Laura1124 (43), gypsysmom (45)5 more, leslie.98 (47), kara.shamy (65), DDreawriter (68), Doey (76), fredasteele (89)

Thumbs down: michalsuz

Score: 26.19

91
11,826 members, 177 reviews
3.83 stars (3.83 stars)

Lists: Kathyk22 (6), Cariola (10), Fourpawz2 (12), ValLloyd (14), Laura1124 (16), KarlaC (19), bcrowl399 (24), skyrad43 (29), cfk (32), cindyi1218 (33), varielle (37)6 more, Twixi (45), DDreawriter (49), rainpebble (51), Doey (83), fredasteele (93), ShawIslandLibrary

Thumbs down: lizgarvey, Himalmitra

Score: 26.14

92
4,962 members, 98 reviews
4.18 stars (4.18 stars)

Lists: oakdale (2), mkbird (5), michalsuz (5), meredk (6), VisibleGhost (18), Cariola (22), DDreawriter (30), jaromdl (48), Doey (57), fredasteele (74), Twixi (82)2 more, lamotamant, ShawIslandLibrary

Score: 26.12

93
2,205 members, 49 reviews
3.99 stars (3.99 stars)

Lists: michalsuz (2), joanarleneross (3), bfkendrick (3), thorold (3), LisaMaria_C (3), RobPoulton (16), cfk (17), peterveen (18), varielle (21), leslie.98 (25), Doey (45)1 more, fredasteele (66)

Thumbs down: sturlington

Score: 26.04

94
2,638 members, 77 reviews
4.16 stars (4.16 stars)

Lists: Bduke (1), calm (3), MsRoux (5), Christy.Riege (9), feeling.is.first (10), madhatter73 (16), Katie1949 (18), Lynn-in-London (23), kara.shamy (64), Doey (64), fredasteele (71)1 more, LisaMaria_C (79)

Score: 25.59

95
1,155 members, 14 reviews
3.97 stars (3.97 stars)

Lists: jenniebooks (1), shieldsk1 (2), calm (9), thorold (12), John_Vaughan (14), RobPoulton (17), varielle (23), DDreawriter (25), leslie.98 (28), peterveen (44), fredasteele (67)1 more, LisaMaria_C (74)

Score: 25.53

96
1,789 members, 57 reviews
4.26 stars (4.26 stars)

Lists: Elswick1 (1), calm (1), Christy.Riege (8), kiwiflowa (15), RobPoulton (19), Nickelini (21), DDreawriter (27), al.vick (28), jaromdl (45), Doey (53), kara.shamy (79)1 more, fredasteele (87)

Score: 25.37

97
11,613 members, 230 reviews
4.04 stars (4.04 stars)

Lists: Kathyk22 (5), CharleneLB (12), Laura1124 (17), KarlaC (18), thecoroner (18), Cecrow (20), roby72 (30), cfk (31), al.vick (41), rainpebble (52), leslie.98 (67)6 more, gypsysmom (77), ahef1963 (83), Doey (92), fredasteele (96), jaromdl (121), NinieB

Thumbs down: sturlington, aulsmith

Score: 25.27

Explanations:

aulsmith (0): Not historical fiction by my definition.

98
1,503 members, 34 reviews
3.98 stars (3.98 stars)

Lists: RobPoulton (1), mkbird (2), Luisali (3), melonbrawl (10), VisibleGhost (10), Matteocalosi (18), roby72 (22), thecoroner (27), DDreawriter (29), jaromdl (67), fredasteele (69)

Score: 24.96

99
8,124 members, 178 reviews
4.04 stars (4.04 stars)

Lists: Elswick1 (2), gregchief (10), melonbrawl (13), AmourFou (15), thecoroner (19), merrystar (21), madhatter73 (27), Himalmitra (34), brenzi (38), Twixi (50), gypsysmom (55)4 more, rainpebble (59), DDreawriter (94), Doey (106), fredasteele (128)

Thumbs down: kiwiflowa

Score: 24.7

100
4,288 members, 71 reviews
4.04 stars (4.04 stars)

Lists: Doey (2), John_Vaughan (2), Bluewolf0411 (3), bcrowl399 (4), Ravic (7), ElectricPhase (10), karen_o (12), varielle (19), cindyi1218 (28), jaromdl (28), DeltaQueen50 (33)4 more, Twixi (47), rainpebble (50), fredasteele (105), ShawIslandLibrary

Thumbs down: RobPoulton, aulsmith, Matteocalosi, longway (12)

Score: 24.33

Explanations:

RobPoulton (0): contemporary adventure fiction

Matteocalosi (0): Not historical fiction

longway (12): It is a thriller novel about an attempt to kill French President De Gaulle, written aroud ten years later the real attempt which inspire the novel

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