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Best Historical Fiction

Members: 241 participating members (show all)

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1
23,741 members, 694 reviews
4.18 stars (4.18 stars)

Explanations:

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

2
17,167 members, 272 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: 202.3

3
20,262 members, 408 reviews
4.29 stars (4.29 stars)
4
30,577 members, 399 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: 125.45

5
11,256 members, 605 reviews
3.99 stars (3.99 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)32 more, bohemima (2), MsRoux (2), cusegirl44 (2), cvogt (2), GerrysBookshelf (2), WimDeWurm (3), 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), NinieB (20), meredk (26), DeltaQueen50 (54), mspixieears, ShawIslandLibrary

Thumbs down: gypsysmom, oakdale

Score: 120.68

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
7,810 members, 381 reviews
3.96 stars (3.96 stars)

Lists: Mirabai (1), zabs (1), fredasteele (1), ABammann (1), shieldsk1 (1), awsexton (1), Seraph8541 (1), Fourpawz2 (1), brenzi (1), fluff7 (1), RachelDilley (2)31 more, Katie1949 (2), BarbN (2), KimarieBee (2), karen_o (2), lahochstetler (2), MaryM3dogs (3), 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), sturlington (14), oakdale (14), Cariola (14), DeltaQueen50 (23), bcrowl399 (29), gypsysmom (140), SylviaC

Thumbs down: FranzK72, arrianarose, michalsuz

Score: 118.69

7
30,198 members, 318 reviews
3.39 stars (3.39 stars)

Lists: linfootr (1), nerdytreefairy (1), Trifolia (1), cindyi1218 (2), Mirabai (2), Laura1124 (2), Seraph8541 (2), Himalmitra (2), faridabrouri (3), JoeKingman (3), Tess_W (3)33 more, 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: 109.77

8
17,839 members, 216 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 (36), LisaMaria_C (49), lamotamant

Thumbs down: MrsIsIn

Score: 104.93

9
16,824 members, 1,155 reviews
4.15 stars (4.15 stars)

Lists: ktho (1), SherylHendrix (1), cvogt (1), StefanieGeeks (1), GerrysBookshelf (1), Brandy1411 (2), This-n-That (2), skyrad43 (2), Trifolia (2), penguin7316 (2), bjappleg8 (3)28 more, 47degreesnorth (3), mccin68 (3), Christy.Riege (3), CarolynSmith (3), ahef1963 (3), Twixi (4), fredasteele (4), cfk (4), wheeler752 (4), kiwiflowa (4), karen_o (4), rainpebble (5), ryaSilvia (5), susiesharp (5), gypsysmom (6), MsRoux (7), Doey (8), chgstrom (9), countrylife (11), Nickelini (12), souloftherose (13), oakdale (15), DeltaQueen50 (18), sturlington (20), merrystar (23), leslie.98 (71), SylviaC, ShawIslandLibrary

Thumbs down: FranzK72, hoddybook, Himalmitra, aulsmith

Score: 101.27

10
8,000 members, 145 reviews
4.25 stars (4.25 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 (46), Pencils, NinieB, ShawIslandLibrary

Score: 93.31

11
6,922 members, 108 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

12
23,790 members, 587 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), 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), sturlington (58), ShawIslandLibrary

Thumbs down: TashMason, Himalmitra

Score: 82.43

13
15,730 members, 292 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
36,913 members, 1,987 reviews
4.36 stars (4.36 stars)

Lists: seejewel (1), stevengolson (2), SherylHendrix (2), dara85 (2), RachelDilley (3), cindyi1218 (4), oakdale (4), Brandy1411 (5), CharleneLB (5), This-n-That (5), melonbrawl (5)26 more, bohemima (5), Robert-1857 (6), Twixi (6), sugandh (6), Daviette (7), GerrysBookshelf (7), cfk (8), megschristina (8), KimarieBee (8), fredasteele (9), starfishian (9), Lynn-in-London (10), chgstrom (12), Asimina.Palaiou (13), rainpebble (14), skyrad43 (14), DDreawriter (16), kiwiflowa (16), bcrowl399 (18), ahef1963 (29), Doey (40), DeltaQueen50 (48), jaromdl (53), sturlington (59), leslie.98 (69), ShawIslandLibrary

Thumbs down: FranzK72, gypsysmom, 47degreesnorth, devenish

Score: 79.77

15
7,986 members, 187 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
23,717 members, 458 reviews
4.19 stars (4.19 stars)

Lists: gabski (1), booksmurf (1), hoddybook (3), souloftherose (3), zabs (5), mccin68 (5), kara.shamy (6), bjappleg8 (6), Katie1949 (6), Laura1124 (6), Alice-W-Greene (6)25 more, Robert-1857 (7), melonbrawl (7), CarolynSmith (7), 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), elkiedee (22), sturlington (33), Doey (39), jaromdl (49), leslie.98 (95), ShawIslandLibrary, lamotamant

Thumbs down: lizgarvey, KimarieBee, arrwa, michalsuz

Score: 74.87

17
3,564 members, 65 reviews
3.96 stars (3.96 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), Cariola (28), Cecrow (33), al.vick (35), peterveen (38), LisaMaria_C (67), NinieB

Score: 72.14

18
11,753 members, 255 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: 72.09

19
26,126 members, 1,423 reviews
4.36 stars (4.36 stars)

Lists: Daviette (1), SherylHendrix (3), RachelDilley (4), Brandy1411 (6), cindyi1218 (6), ktho (6), This-n-That (6), chgstrom (6), CharleneLB (7), mccin68 (7), Seraph8541 (7)25 more, dara85 (7), 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: 69.52

Explanations:

sturlington (0): DNF

20
21,385 members, 290 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), jaromdl (38), al.vick (39), Myyst

Score: 68.47

21
20,690 members, 369 reviews
4.32 stars (4.32 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), al.vick (12), leslie.98 (13), jaromdl (18), Doey (20), thecoroner (21)

Thumbs down: sturlington, arrianarose

Score: 67.88

22
11,741 members, 264 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

Score: 66.77

23
19,812 members, 908 reviews
4.2 stars (4.2 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), al.vick (9), susiesharp (10), Lynn-in-London (11), rainpebble (13), kiwiflowa (13), fredasteele (17), bcrowl399 (17), sjmccreary (17), DeltaQueen50 (17), gypsysmom (19), hoddybook (31), Doey (38), jaromdl (46), ahef1963 (72), leslie.98 (96)

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

Score: 65.32

Explanations:

sturlington (0): DNF

24
10,441 members, 223 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 (10), Twixi (12), jaromdl (14), fredasteele (15), gypsysmom (15), Doey (17), hoddybook (21), kara.shamy (76), ShawIslandLibrary, Myyst

Score: 65.29

25
5,009 members, 200 reviews
3.96 stars (3.96 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: 63.29

26
8,895 members, 461 reviews
3.93 stars (3.93 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
10,888 members, 290 reviews
4.03 stars (4.03 stars)

Lists: KarlaC (1), kcorrea (3), st_bruno (3), MaryM3dogs (4), smcwl (8), ElectricPhase (9), CharleneLB (9), RachelDilley (9), friedrb (10), Alice-W-Greene (10), MarleneMacke (11)14 more, kara.shamy (11), 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: 55.58

28
6,915 members, 210 reviews
4.55 stars (4.55 stars)

Lists: sturlington (1), Sojourner1 (1), sjmccreary (2), DeltaQueen50 (2), VisibleGhost (2), KarlaC (3), Fourpawz2 (5), zabs (6), ktho (7), jonnijones (9), 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: 54.48

29
4,546 members, 82 reviews
3.95 stars (3.95 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: 53.14

30
25,855 members, 1,132 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), MarleneMacke (10), madhatter73 (10), zabs (11)18 more, Daviette (11), cindyi1218 (12), Lyn5r (13), megschristina (14), Twixi (15), bcrowl399 (15), sturlington (18), 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: 52.96

31
11,619 members, 170 reviews
3.75 stars (3.75 stars)

Lists: KarlaC (2), CarolynSmith (6), KimarieBee (6), zabs (7), bohemima (7), Lyn5r (8), Daviette (9), madhatter73 (9), Robert-1857 (11), cfk (11), ryaSilvia (11)15 more, 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), sturlington (60), ShawIslandLibrary

Thumbs down: Pencils

Score: 52.27

32
8,332 members, 226 reviews
3.95 stars (3.95 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: 51.52

33
10,743 members, 99 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), peterveen (41), varielle (43), al.vick (44), LisaMaria_C (73), mspixieears

Thumbs down: aulsmith, kageeh

Score: 51.19

Explanations:

aulsmith (0): More legendary than historical

34
2,147 members, 69 reviews
4.46 stars (4.46 stars)

Lists: al.vick (1), smcwl (1), brewergirl (1), LisaMaria_C (2), 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: 50.27

35
15,375 members, 369 reviews
4.03 stars (4.03 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

36
2,314 members, 54 reviews
4.31 stars (4.31 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), Lynn-in-London (12), jaromdl (17), fredasteele (19), al.vick (19), Doey (29), DeltaQueen50 (32)

Thumbs down: MikeBriggs

Score: 48.89

37
35,267 members, 472 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)13 more, Laura1124 (8), richgatlin (8), Himalmitra (8), hipdeep (10), Lyn5r (11), ryaSilvia (12), Asimina.Palaiou (14), Twixi (16), elkiedee (23), Doey (25), gypsysmom (28), peterveen (47), ShawIslandLibrary

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

Score: 48.85

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.

elkiedee (23): Historical fiction is set in the past but it can be a period within the author's lifetime - the past can look very different from 25 or 40 years later.… (more)

38
33,126 members, 518 reviews
4 stars (4 stars)

Lists: Kathyk22 (3), MaryM3dogs (5), KarlaC (7), mccin68 (10), sturlington (11), friedrb (11), Lyn5r (15), madhatter73 (15), Maybelline (18), feeling.is.first (20), cindyi1218 (21)15 more, bcrowl399 (22), 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: 48.08

39
2,479 members, 55 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

40
2,086 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

41
24,654 members, 947 reviews
4.11 stars (4.11 stars)

Lists: Kathyk22 (1), seejewel (4), starfishian (5), trandism (5), KarlaC (6), Brandy1411 (8), raidergirl3 (9), GerrysBookshelf (13), Robert-1857 (14), zabs (15), Ameise1 (15)19 more, susiesharp (16), 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 (71), leslie.98 (79), lamotamant, ShawIslandLibrary

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

Score: 46.38

42
3,386 members, 84 reviews
3.8 stars (3.8 stars)

Lists: mkbird (1), sturlington (8), ktho (8), cvogt (8), raidergirl3 (8), hoddybook (10), DDreawriter (12), ahef1963 (12), MikeBriggs (13), Jarandel (14), aulsmith (14)11 more, Lynn-in-London (16), leslie.98 (17), gypsysmom (25), jaromdl (25), fredasteele (32), Doey (35), al.vick (37), kara.shamy (61), LisaMaria_C (86), SylviaC, NinieB

Score: 46.25

43
24,899 members, 592 reviews
4.11 stars (4.11 stars)

Lists: Kathyk22 (2), oakdale (5), MaryM3dogs (6), RachelDilley (8), cvogt (9), roby72 (11), skyrad43 (13), thecoroner (13), meredk (14), FranzK72 (16), zabs (16)15 more, Katie1949 (16), Maybelline (17), brenzi (17), Christy.Riege (18), Twixi (18), ValLloyd (18), DDreawriter (24), gypsysmom (37), rainpebble (39), fredasteele (57), ahef1963 (60), sturlington (61), leslie.98 (74), lamotamant, ShawIslandLibrary

Thumbs down: aulsmith, Doey, trandism

Score: 45.93

Explanations:

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

44
14,189 members, 370 reviews
3.95 stars (3.95 stars)

Lists: gregchief (1), oakdale (3), madhatter73 (4), nerdytreefairy (5), bfkendrick (5), al.vick (5), Seraph8541 (6), MaryM3dogs (7), Brandy1411 (9), Maybelline (9), Daviette (10)10 more, cindyi1218 (13), gypsysmom (21), fredasteele (31), kiwiflowa (32), Doey (36), Laura1124 (37), ahef1963 (49), jaromdl (68), cej1027, mspixieears

Thumbs down: clairemath

Score: 45.73

45
4,536 members, 106 reviews
4.15 stars (4.15 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

46
3,615 members, 237 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), fredasteele (28), al.vick (38), jaromdl (41), DeltaQueen50 (45), Doey (46), lamotamant

Score: 45.02

47
10,326 members, 417 reviews
4.01 stars (4.01 stars)

Lists: Brandy1411 (1), CarolynSmith (1), Tess_W (2), SqueakyChu (2), kageeh (4), karen_o (5), raidergirl3 (5), Trudy65 (6), DeltaQueen50 (7), DDreawriter (11), oakdale (11)11 more, susiesharp (12), jaromdl (16), cindyi1218 (17), starfishian (20), rainpebble (21), leslie.98 (21), bcrowl399 (27), gypsysmom (30), sturlington (32), fredasteele (36), lamotamant

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

Score: 44.99

48
3,230 members, 51 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: 43.53

49
32,547 members, 328 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), Cecrow (11)11 more, leslie.98 (12), raperper (12), varielle (14), cindyi1218 (18), Doey (21), gypsysmom (23), al.vick (23), fredasteele (35), peterveen (40), mspixieears, ShawIslandLibrary

Thumbs down: merrystar, aulsmith, lewbs, RobPoulton

Score: 43.1

50
3,667 members, 172 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

51
15,943 members, 393 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)10 more, DDreawriter (15), feeling.is.first (18), fredasteele (25), bcrowl399 (30), ahef1963 (30), sturlington (62), LisaMaria_C (94), mspixieears, Myyst, lamotamant

Thumbs down: GerrysBookshelf, thorold

Score: 42.66

52
2,098 members, 56 reviews
4.13 stars (4.13 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: 41.7

53
11,290 members, 260 reviews
3.93 stars (3.93 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), rainpebble (32), leslie.98 (33), gypsysmom (38), DeltaQueen50 (39), kiwiflowa (40), al.vick (47), fredasteele (48), jaromdl (56)

Thumbs down: Doey, oakdale, kageeh, souloftherose

Score: 41.7

54
9,815 members, 625 reviews
3.97 stars (3.97 stars)

Lists: smcwl (3), dara85 (5), susiesharp (6), Brandy1411 (7), oakdale (7), MaryM3dogs (8), This-n-That (8), Robert-1857 (13), countrylife (14), skyrad43 (15), cindyi1218 (20)9 more, Twixi (27), leslie.98 (29), rainpebble (31), DeltaQueen50 (31), gypsysmom (34), ahef1963 (39), fredasteele (46), jaromdl (83), cej1027

Score: 41.41

55
5,853 members, 95 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)9 more, devenish (18), thorold (21), elkiedee (24), rainpebble (26), ahef1963 (27), kiwiflowa (33), gypsysmom (39), Doey (43), fredasteele (53)

Score: 41.39

56
3,767 members, 39 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

57
8,889 members, 147 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

58
15,530 members, 862 reviews
3.99 stars (3.99 stars)

Lists: Brandy1411 (10), KarlaC (10), RachelDilley (11), ehines (11), kara.shamy (13), Katie1949 (13), hoddybook (13), Nickelini (14), Ameise1 (17), madhatter73 (20), skyrad43 (22)12 more, Twixi (24), Trifolia (25), ahef1963 (33), leslie.98 (35), rainpebble (38), fredasteele (51), gypsysmom (54), sturlington (63), DeltaQueen50 (63), Doey (72), lamotamant, ShawIslandLibrary

Thumbs down: oakdale, bcrowl399

Score: 38.38

59
4,559 members, 323 reviews
3.6 stars (3.6 stars)

Lists: Soupdragon (2), karen_o (3), madhatter73 (7), souloftherose (10), Trifolia (11), raidergirl3 (11), kara.shamy (12), Ameise1 (12), starfishian (16), DDreawriter (18), Twixi (20)7 more, rainpebble (29), jaromdl (33), fredasteele (45), sturlington (64), ahef1963 (74), mspixieears, ShawIslandLibrary

Score: 36.96

60
12,057 members, 801 reviews
3.97 stars (3.97 stars)

Lists: joanarleneross (1), dara85 (3), sugandh (5), Alice-W-Greene (5), CarolynSmith (5), JqnOC (6), CharleneLB (10), oakdale (10), Robert-1857 (12), Trifolia (12), Daviette (14)7 more, cindyi1218 (19), kiwiflowa (20), ahef1963 (22), Twixi (23), Nickelini (26), gypsysmom (35), fredasteele (61)

Thumbs down: aulsmith, zisnaf

Score: 36.81

Explanations:

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

61
15,666 members, 344 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
23,867 members, 380 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

63
24,047 members, 326 reviews
3.96 stars (3.96 stars)

Lists: isabel23 (1), cusegirl44 (3), .Monkey. (4), JqnOC (4), janerawoof (6), This-n-That (7), MaryM3dogs (9), dsp501 (10), ryaSilvia (14), Nickelini (15), cfk (16)9 more, roby72 (26), DDreawriter (28), leslie.98 (31), fredasteele (42), Doey (54), jaromdl (93), Myyst, mspixieears, ShawIslandLibrary

Thumbs down: FranzK72, Luisali, aulsmith, Himalmitra

Score: 35.66

Explanations:

aulsmith (0): More legendary than historical

64
11,720 members, 151 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
7,489 members, 164 reviews
4.3 stars (4.3 stars)

Lists: VisibleGhost (3), ElectricPhase (4), rarm (4), sturlington (7), AmourFou (9), Himalmitra (9), brenzi (10), richgatlin (10), zabs (14), Maybelline (14), John_Vaughan (21)5 more, jaromdl (22), Doey (37), fredasteele (50), LisaMaria_C (66), ShawIslandLibrary

Score: 34.19

66
16,972 members, 372 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)6 more, LisaMaria_C (58), leslie.98 (73), kara.shamy (85), gypsysmom (135), cej1027, lamotamant

Score: 34

67
1,643 members, 60 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

68
29,341 members, 410 reviews
4.13 stars (4.13 stars)

Explanations:

elkiedee (0): Excellent contemporary novel written at the time it was set

leslie.98 (0): Not historical fiction

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

69
1,485 members, 25 reviews
3.86 stars (3.86 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

70
19,210 members, 360 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)9 more, thecoroner (22), ahef1963 (25), Twixi (35), rainpebble (37), Laura1124 (40), peterveen (48), fredasteele (65), LisaMaria_C (99), ShawIslandLibrary

Thumbs down: sturlington, stringcat3

Score: 33.51

71
5,187 members, 293 reviews
4.09 stars (4.09 stars)

Lists: sturlington (2), trandism (2), 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: 33.29

72
6,926 members, 260 reviews
4.05 stars (4.05 stars)

Lists: Soupdragon (5), madhatter73 (6), raidergirl3 (6), starfishian (7), Fourpawz2 (7), DeltaQueen50 (12), kara.shamy (15), DDreawriter (17), brenzi (19), elkiedee (25), gypsysmom (27)6 more, Twixi (28), jaromdl (36), fredasteele (49), ahef1963 (76), leslie.98 (98), mspixieears

Thumbs down: LisaMaria_C

Score: 31.89

73
4,823 members, 162 reviews
4.26 stars (4.26 stars)

Lists: countrylife (1), meredk (5), MaryM3dogs (10), AmourFou (11), KarlaC (14), Laura1124 (15), zabs (20), brenzi (25), ahef1963 (28), Cecrow (35), jaromdl (44)5 more, Doey (52), sturlington (65), fredasteele (78), NinieB, ShawIslandLibrary

Score: 31.87

74
2,689 members, 33 reviews
3.96 stars (3.96 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: 31.83

75
6,873 members, 533 reviews
3.97 stars (3.97 stars)

Lists: chgstrom (2), starfishian (2), sturlington (3), redlory (6), KarlaC (16), KimarieBee (19), kara.shamy (19), elkiedee (26), Maybelline (27), skyrad43 (28), brenzi (39)6 more, rainpebble (46), madhatter73 (46), gypsysmom (53), ahef1963 (79), fredasteele (83), ShawIslandLibrary

Thumbs down: megschristina

Score: 31.78

76
4,047 members, 146 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

77
2,315 members, 50 reviews
3.98 stars (3.98 stars)

Lists: michalsuz (2), joanarleneross (3), bfkendrick (3), thorold (3), LisaMaria_C (3), sturlington (5), RobPoulton (16), cfk (17), peterveen (18), varielle (21), leslie.98 (25)2 more, Doey (45), fredasteele (66)

Score: 30.71

78
4,408 members, 265 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
4,021 members, 101 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
25,005 members, 339 reviews
3.82 stars (3.82 stars)

Lists: ranams (4), olgakm (7), ElectricPhase (23), zabs (23), cindyi1218 (24), Maybelline (28), Himalmitra (38), leslie.98 (46), gypsysmom (47), sturlington (54), Doey (58)7 more, ahef1963 (78), fredasteele (85), jaromdl (128), Myyst, cej1027, mspixieears, ShawIslandLibrary

Thumbs down: smcwl

Score: 30.07

81
15,335 members, 634 reviews
4.1 stars (4.1 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)6 more, Twixi (37), gypsysmom (44), peterveen (49), fredasteele (70), Doey (78), DDreawriter (93)

Thumbs down: sturlington, RobPoulton

Score: 29.75

Explanations:

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

82
5,729 members, 268 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

83
14,713 members, 279 reviews
4.07 stars (4.07 stars)

Lists: Kathyk22 (4), nerdytreefairy (6), oakdale (6), suitable1 (6), clairemath (7), Alice-W-Greene (8), al.vick (10), 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: sturlington, FranzK72, longway, RobPoulton, aulsmith, skyrad43, merrystar

Score: 29.18

Explanations:

sturlington (0): I'd call this fantasy.

RobPoulton (0): Arthurian fantasy

84
7,226 members, 158 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

85
2,417 members, 59 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

86
12,454 members, 247 reviews
4.13 stars (4.13 stars)

Lists: This-n-That (9), KarlaC (13), Daviette (16), ValLloyd (16), Alice-W-Greene (16), Christy.Riege (21), Cecrow (28), elkiedee (30), Laura1124 (41), rainpebble (49), DDreawriter (50)7 more, gypsysmom (64), fredasteele (75), ahef1963 (80), Doey (131), merrystar, cej1027, NinieB

Thumbs down: sturlington, aulsmith

Score: 28.4

Explanations:

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

elkiedee (30): It was written several decades after it was set and while it was somewhat autobiographical it was also fictionalised and presented as a novel.

87
2,417 members, 76 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

88
5,514 members, 126 reviews
4.09 stars (4.09 stars)

Lists: Jakdec (1), longway (1), pitjrw (2), FranzK72 (3), lewbs (3), Cecrow (18), Laura1124 (50), Twixi (54), leslie.98 (83), fredasteele (160), ShawIslandLibrary

Score: 26.35

89
10,369 members, 157 reviews
3.9 stars (3.9 stars)

Lists: sturlington (9), ValLloyd (15), KimarieBee (21), peterveen (26), cindyi1218 (31), madhatter73 (39), rainpebble (61), gypsysmom (65), leslie.98 (78), ahef1963 (81), Twixi (84)5 more, fredasteele (99), Doey (153), merrystar, mspixieears, ShawIslandLibrary

Score: 26.28

90
12,109 members, 182 reviews
3.82 stars (3.82 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

91
5,137 members, 99 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

92
17,155 members, 371 reviews
4.21 stars (4.21 stars)

Lists: trandism (6), bohemima (8), hipdeep (8), .Monkey. (9), Maybelline (22), ahef1963 (36), brenzi (41), Twixi (42), Laura1124 (43), gypsysmom (45), leslie.98 (47)5 more, sturlington (55), kara.shamy (63), DDreawriter (68), Doey (76), fredasteele (89)

Thumbs down: michalsuz

Score: 25.83

93
2,642 members, 81 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 (62), Doey (64), fredasteele (71)1 more, LisaMaria_C (79)

Score: 25.6

94
1,834 members, 59 reviews
4.26 stars (4.26 stars)

Lists: Elswick1 (1), calm (1), Christy.Riege (8), kiwiflowa (15), RobPoulton (19), al.vick (20), Nickelini (21), DDreawriter (27), jaromdl (45), Doey (53), kara.shamy (77)1 more, fredasteele (87)

Score: 25.53

95
1,206 members, 18 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
12,074 members, 239 reviews
4.03 stars (4.03 stars)

Lists: Kathyk22 (5), CharleneLB (12), Laura1124 (17), KarlaC (18), thecoroner (18), Cecrow (20), roby72 (30), cfk (31), al.vick (50), rainpebble (52), leslie.98 (67)6 more, gypsysmom (77), ahef1963 (83), Doey (92), fredasteele (96), jaromdl (121), NinieB

Thumbs down: sturlington, aulsmith

Score: 25.07

Explanations:

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

97
1,537 members, 35 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

98
8,484 members, 183 reviews
4.03 stars (4.03 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

99
8,534 members, 169 reviews
4.04 stars (4.04 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: elkiedee, acceptance, kiwiflowa, aulsmith

Score: 24.47

Explanations:

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

100
4,538 members, 76 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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