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Best Historical Fiction

Members: 253 participating members (show all)

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1
24,850 members, 712 reviews
4.18 stars (4.18 stars)

Explanations:

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

2
17,981 members, 283 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)52 more, WimDeWurm (1), ryaSilvia (1), sbnicar (1), Matke (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), UKK (2), 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), alex68 (14), RobPoulton (15), meredk (16), ShawIslandLibrary, merrystar, Myyst

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

Score: 207.73

3
21,267 members, 415 reviews
4.28 stars (4.28 stars)

Lists: bjappleg8 (1), This-n-That (1), jonnijones (1), mccin68 (1), Maybelline (1), daryl_s2 (1), DPeebler (1), skyrad43 (1), Diane-bpcb (1), Lyn5r (1), DeltaQueen50 (1)46 more, karen_o (1), DaynaRT (1), steller0707 (2), MaryM3dogs (2), MarleneMacke (2), CharleneLB (2), JoeKingman (2), ktho (2), cfk (2), rainpebble (2), Lynn-in-London (2), ryaSilvia (2), feeling.is.first (2), varielle (2), Christy.Riege (2), AmourFou (2), janerawoof (2), CarolynSmith (2), bcrowl399 (2), kiwiflowa (2), peterveen (3), gypsysmom (3), leslie.98 (3), wheeler752 (3), jaysbooks (3), hsuvarna (3), kageeh (3), chgstrom (4), Doey (5), SqueakyChu (5), RuMuse (12), LisaMaria_C (12), dara85 (13), FranzK72 (14), roby72 (15), Jarandel (16), susiesharp (17), GerrysBookshelf (18), sjmccreary (21), thecoroner (25), Nickelini (25), Laura1124 (28), alex68 (32), ShawIslandLibrary, merrystar, NinieB

Thumbs down: .Monkey., MrsIsIn, wolfepack, Matke, megschristina, Nycticebus, majkia, meredk

Score: 157.22

4
32,448 members, 416 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)35 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), alex68 (24), peterveen (36), lamotamant, Myyst, merrystar

Thumbs down: MsNik

Score: 127.25

5
8,213 members, 395 reviews
3.96 stars (3.96 stars)

Lists: Lynsey2 (1), Mirabai (1), zabs (1), fredasteele (1), ABammann (1), shieldsk1 (1), awsexton (1), Seraph8541 (1), Fourpawz2 (1), brenzi (1), fluff7 (1)31 more, RachelDilley (2), 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), oakdale (14), Cariola (14), DeltaQueen50 (23), bcrowl399 (29), gypsysmom (140), SylviaC

Thumbs down: FranzK72, arrianarose, michalsuz

Score: 120.62

6
12,063 members, 618 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, Matke (2), RuMuse (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: Legalrealist, gypsysmom, oakdale

Score: 118.68

Explanations:

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

7
32,432 members, 342 reviews
3.39 stars (3.39 stars)

Lists: linfootr (1), nerdytreefairy (1), cindyi1218 (2), Mirabai (2), Laura1124 (2), Seraph8541 (2), Himalmitra (2), steller0707 (3), faridabrouri (3), JoeKingman (3), Tess_W (3)35 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), alex68 (17), meredk (19), GerrysBookshelf (20), Cariola (27), ManWithAnAgenda (28), kiwiflowa (28), LisaMaria_C (29), peterveen (37), leslie.98 (72), cej1027, NinieB, lamotamant

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

Score: 112.51

8
18,992 members, 229 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)28 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), alex68 (37), LisaMaria_C (49), lamotamant

Thumbs down: MrsIsIn

Score: 106.55

9
17,640 members, 1,181 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), penguin7316 (2), Lynsey2 (3), bjappleg8 (3)28 more, 47degreesnorth (3), mccin68 (3), Christy.Riege (3), CarolynSmith (3), ahef1963 (3), steller0707 (4), Twixi (4), fredasteele (4), cfk (4), wheeler752 (4), kiwiflowa (4), karen_o (4), rainpebble (5), ryaSilvia (5), susiesharp (5), gypsysmom (6), RuMuse (7), Doey (8), chgstrom (9), countrylife (11), Nickelini (12), souloftherose (13), oakdale (15), DeltaQueen50 (18), merrystar (22), leslie.98 (71), SylviaC, ShawIslandLibrary

Thumbs down: FranzK72, hoddybook, Himalmitra, aulsmith

Score: 101.9

10
8,426 members, 153 reviews
4.25 stars (4.25 stars)

Lists: ehines (2), richgatlin (2), aulsmith (2), Laura1124 (3), Matke (3), Himalmitra (3), devenish (3), brewergirl (3), kara.shamy (4), Katie1949 (4), Cecrow (4)26 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), alex68 (33), al.vick (46), Pencils, NinieB, ShawIslandLibrary

Score: 94.98

11
7,234 members, 112 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)27 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), alex68 (61), gypsysmom (103)

Score: 94.47

12
16,300 members, 302 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)24 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), dara85 (15), Doey (15), kiwiflowa (18), jaromdl (20), ahef1963 (21), Cariola (21), alex68 (36), mspixieears, cej1027

Thumbs down: lizgarvey, kageeh

Score: 84.03

13
39,067 members, 2,036 reviews
4.36 stars (4.36 stars)

Lists: seejewel (1), stevengolson (2), SherylHendrix (2), dara85 (2), RachelDilley (3), cindyi1218 (4), oakdale (4), steller0707 (5), Lynsey2 (5), Brandy1411 (5), CharleneLB (5)27 more, This-n-That (5), melonbrawl (5), Matke (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), leslie.98 (69), ShawIslandLibrary

Thumbs down: FranzK72, gypsysmom, 47degreesnorth, devenish

Score: 83.67

14
24,544 members, 597 reviews
3.93 stars (3.93 stars)

Lists: Lyn5r (2), jeffza (2), cindyi1218 (3), melonbrawl (3), nerdytreefairy (3), DDreawriter (3), Cariola (3), Lynsey2 (4), This-n-That (4), Maybelline (4), Seraph8541 (4)22 more, cvogt (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), ShawIslandLibrary

Thumbs down: TashMason, Himalmitra

Score: 80.98

15
24,560 members, 469 reviews
4.19 stars (4.19 stars)

Lists: gabski (1), booksmurf (1), hoddybook (3), souloftherose (3), zabs (5), mccin68 (5), steller0707 (6), Lynsey2 (6), kara.shamy (6), bjappleg8 (6), Katie1949 (6)26 more, Laura1124 (6), Alice-W-Greene (6), Robert-1857 (7), melonbrawl (7), CarolynSmith (7), jonnijones (8), DDreawriter (9), oakdale (9), Twixi (10), Nickelini (10), chgstrom (13), RuMuse (13), Lynn-in-London (14), kiwiflowa (14), fredasteele (16), skyrad43 (16), gypsysmom (17), meredk (17), brenzi (21), elkiedee (22), ManWithAnAgenda (27), Doey (39), jaromdl (49), leslie.98 (95), ShawIslandLibrary, lamotamant

Thumbs down: lizgarvey, KimarieBee, arrwa, michalsuz

Score: 78.03

16
8,419 members, 197 reviews
3.97 stars (3.97 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

17
12,401 members, 261 reviews
3.91 stars (3.91 stars)

Lists: marcoarr (1), dara85 (1), Seraph8541 (3), Matke (4), devenish (4), cfk (5), Laura1124 (5), kageeh (5), AmourFou (6), steller0707 (7), fredasteele (7)20 more, Asimina.Palaiou (7), 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: 74.55

18
12,149 members, 272 reviews
4.02 stars (4.02 stars)

Lists: nerdytreefairy (2), madhatter73 (2), Ravic (2), calm (2), kara.shamy (5), Katie1949 (5), steller0707 (8), peterveen (8), varielle (8), jaromdl (8), ahef1963 (8)21 more, kiwiflowa (8), Twixi (9), leslie.98 (9), thorold (9), gypsysmom (12), starfishian (12), fredasteele (14), roby72 (14), rainpebble (15), thecoroner (15), alex68 (16), FranzK72 (17), Cariola (17), Doey (18), meredk (18), merrystar (19), LisaMaria_C (21), Nickelini (23), ManWithAnAgenda (26), Laura1124 (31), ShawIslandLibrary

Score: 72.94

19
22,213 members, 386 reviews
4.32 stars (4.32 stars)

Lists: PhonyGal (1), stevengolson (1), JussiU (1), redlory (1), .Monkey. (2), ranams (3), ABammann (3), arrwa (3), Bduke (3), Ameise1 (4), mccin68 (4)17 more, Cecrow (5), 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: 71.88

20
27,391 members, 1,450 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)26 more, dara85 (7), sugandh (7), Twixi (8), Maybelline (8), gregchief (8), steller0707 (9), RuMuse (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: 71.83

Explanations:

sturlington (0): DNF

21
3,743 members, 67 reviews
3.97 stars (3.97 stars)

Lists: Slats (1), clairemath (2), richgatlin (3), Trudy65 (3), penguin7316 (3), brenzi (4), Christy.Riege (4), MarleneMacke (5), ktho (5), feeling.is.first (5), CharleneLB (6)19 more, John_Vaughan (6), Lynsey2 (7), 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: 71.56

22
22,899 members, 306 reviews
4.27 stars (4.27 stars)

Lists: arrwa (1), stevengolson (3), DDreawriter (4), .Monkey. (5), cindyi1218 (7), Twixi (7), richgatlin (7), Daviette (8), sbnicar (9), GerrysBookshelf (9), thecoroner (9)19 more, 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), alex68 (20), Doey (23), roby72 (25), jaromdl (38), al.vick (39), Myyst

Score: 67.98

23
5,321 members, 212 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)17 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), ManWithAnAgenda (25), LisaMaria_C (25), kiwiflowa (29), Laura1124 (30), steller0707 (33), merrystar

Score: 66.75

24
20,954 members, 927 reviews
4.19 stars (4.19 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)22 more, Ameise1 (7), Maybelline (7), Alice-W-Greene (7), cindyi1218 (8), DDreawriter (8), oakdale (8), al.vick (9), steller0707 (10), 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: Litrvixen, sturlington, This-n-That, Nickelini, LisaMaria_C, merrystar

Score: 65.57

Explanations:

sturlington (0): DNF

25
10,934 members, 239 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), MarleneMacke (7)14 more, calm (7), Robert-1857 (8), leslie.98 (8), souloftherose (8), Twixi (12), jaromdl (14), fredasteele (15), gypsysmom (15), Doey (17), hoddybook (21), steller0707 (26), kara.shamy (75), ShawIslandLibrary, Myyst

Score: 62.26

26
9,141 members, 470 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)14 more, Lynsey2 (8), feeling.is.first (8), Robert-1857 (9), ryaSilvia (9), Twixi (11), oakdale (12), rainpebble (16), KimarieBee (17), fredasteele (21), GerrysBookshelf (23), ManWithAnAgenda (24), DeltaQueen50 (27), jaromdl (29), steller0707 (34)

Thumbs down: michalsuz

Score: 59.36

27
7,400 members, 218 reviews
4.54 stars (4.54 stars)

Lists: Sojourner1 (1), sjmccreary (2), DeltaQueen50 (2), VisibleGhost (2), KarlaC (3), sturlington (5), Fourpawz2 (5), zabs (6), ktho (7), jonnijones (9), brenzi (12)15 more, richgatlin (12), DDreawriter (13), Himalmitra (13), feeling.is.first (17), rainpebble (20), gypsysmom (26), jaromdl (27), fredasteele (29), Laura1124 (33), Doey (34), steller0707 (35), peterveen (42), alex68 (69), LisaMaria_C (91), ShawIslandLibrary

Thumbs down: John_Vaughan

Score: 56.19

28
11,454 members, 296 reviews
4.04 stars (4.04 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

29
11,479 members, 104 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)16 more, FranzK72 (11), JoeKingman (11), thorold (13), thecoroner (14), Jarandel (17), rainpebble (18), Doey (19), alex68 (22), fredasteele (23), Laura1124 (32), steller0707 (36), peterveen (41), varielle (43), al.vick (44), LisaMaria_C (73), mspixieears

Thumbs down: aulsmith, kageeh

Score: 54.67

Explanations:

aulsmith (0): More legendary than historical

30
4,792 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

31
26,884 members, 1,142 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), skyrad43 (23), meredk (24), brenzi (27), rainpebble (28), leslie.98 (30), gypsysmom (32), Laura1124 (34), steller0707 (37), fredasteele (43), Doey (48), ahef1963 (73), ShawIslandLibrary

Thumbs down: .Monkey., Nickelini, kiwiflowa

Score: 52.64

32
12,036 members, 176 reviews
3.76 stars (3.76 stars)

Lists: KarlaC (2), CarolynSmith (6), KimarieBee (6), zabs (7), Matke (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), steller0707 (38), Doey (47), ShawIslandLibrary

Thumbs down: Pencils

Score: 52.45

33
15,654 members, 376 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)14 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), steller0707 (39), LisaMaria_C (97), cej1027

Thumbs down: oakdale, Doey, michalsuz

Score: 51.85

34
8,697 members, 235 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

35
4,862 members, 112 reviews
4.15 stars (4.15 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (1), ManWithAnAgenda (2), roby72 (2), FranzK72 (4), thecoroner (4), janerawoof (4), michalsuz (4), Jarandel (4), alex68 (6), Himalmitra (6), Cecrow (7)9 more, RobPoulton (9), varielle (9), pitjrw (10), raperper (10), Katie1949 (11), peterveen (13), jaromdl (15), Twixi (17), fredasteele (34)

Score: 51.52

36
34,098 members, 526 reviews
4 stars (4 stars)

Lists: Kathyk22 (3), MaryM3dogs (5), KarlaC (7), mccin68 (10), friedrb (11), Lyn5r (15), madhatter73 (15), Maybelline (18), feeling.is.first (20), cindyi1218 (21), bcrowl399 (22)17 more, hoddybook (23), dara85 (24), Twixi (26), skyrad43 (26), varielle (28), brenzi (29), alex68 (34), Laura1124 (36), kiwiflowa (37), steller0707 (40), fredasteele (55), Doey (61), ahef1963 (65), jaromdl (129), cej1027, lamotamant, ShawIslandLibrary

Thumbs down: rarm

Score: 50.93

37
25,731 members, 607 reviews
4.11 stars (4.11 stars)

Lists: Kathyk22 (2), sturlington (4), oakdale (5), MaryM3dogs (6), RachelDilley (8), cvogt (9), roby72 (11), skyrad43 (13), thecoroner (13), meredk (14), FranzK72 (16)17 more, zabs (16), Katie1949 (16), Maybelline (17), brenzi (17), Christy.Riege (18), Twixi (18), ValLloyd (18), alex68 (23), DDreawriter (24), gypsysmom (37), rainpebble (39), steller0707 (41), fredasteele (57), ahef1963 (60), leslie.98 (74), lamotamant, ShawIslandLibrary

Thumbs down: aulsmith, Doey, trandism

Score: 50.73

Explanations:

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

38
2,231 members, 71 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

39
2,386 members, 58 reviews
4.3 stars (4.3 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

40
36,649 members, 489 reviews
4.1 stars (4.1 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)

41
25,662 members, 977 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)20 more, susiesharp (16), lewbs (17), karen_o (17), peterveen (19), meredk (20), Lynn-in-London (21), ManWithAnAgenda (23), steller0707 (25), skyrad43 (25), 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: 48.23

42
2,708 members, 56 reviews
4.02 stars (4.02 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

43
2,165 members, 34 reviews
4.11 stars (4.11 stars)

Lists: michalsuz (1), thorold (2), RobPoulton (4), shieldsk1 (5), Matke (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

44
9,353 members, 155 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), alex68 (19)10 more, ManWithAnAgenda (22), varielle (24), Twixi (25), Cariola (30), steller0707 (32), fredasteele (58), kara.shamy (98), mspixieears, Myyst, ShawIslandLibrary

Score: 46.1

45
10,162 members, 626 reviews
3.97 stars (3.97 stars)

Lists: qndeng (1), smcwl (3), dara85 (5), susiesharp (6), Brandy1411 (7), oakdale (7), MaryM3dogs (8), This-n-That (8), Robert-1857 (13), countrylife (14), skyrad43 (15)10 more, cindyi1218 (20), Twixi (27), leslie.98 (29), rainpebble (31), DeltaQueen50 (31), gypsysmom (34), ahef1963 (39), fredasteele (46), jaromdl (83), cej1027

Score: 45.41

46
3,761 members, 242 reviews
3.91 stars (3.91 stars)

Lists: hoddybook (2), RuMuse (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
10,780 members, 421 reviews
4 stars (4 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), fredasteele (36), steller0707 (42), lamotamant

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

Score: 44.88

48
6,087 members, 97 reviews
3.83 stars (3.83 stars)

Lists: FranzK72 (2), alex68 (5), Mirabai (5), Nickelini (5), dsp501 (7), Lyn5r (9), thecoroner (11), cfk (13), ValLloyd (13), MarleneMacke (14), peterveen (16)10 more, roby72 (17), devenish (18), thorold (21), elkiedee (24), rainpebble (26), ahef1963 (27), kiwiflowa (33), gypsysmom (39), Doey (43), fredasteele (53)

Score: 44.06

49
3,564 members, 87 reviews
3.79 stars (3.79 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), fredasteele (32), Doey (35), al.vick (37), kara.shamy (61), LisaMaria_C (86), SylviaC, NinieB

Score: 43.87

50
14,620 members, 376 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: Litrvixen, clairemath

Score: 43.73

51
11,839 members, 269 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)15 more, Maybelline (20), ahef1963 (20), ManWithAnAgenda (21), 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: 43.56

52
3,391 members, 54 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

53
34,446 members, 346 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

54
3,829 members, 176 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

55
2,198 members, 60 reviews
4.12 stars (4.12 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

56
16,579 members, 412 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), Asimina.Palaiou (15), DDreawriter (15)9 more, feeling.is.first (18), fredasteele (25), bcrowl399 (30), ahef1963 (30), alex68 (38), LisaMaria_C (94), mspixieears, Myyst, lamotamant

Thumbs down: GerrysBookshelf, thorold

Score: 40.77

57
25,236 members, 394 reviews
4.27 stars (4.27 stars)

Lists: pitjrw (1), acceptance (1), alex68 (3), Matteocalosi (11), Laura1124 (14), GerrysBookshelf (16), Ameise1 (19), ManWithAnAgenda (20), cindyi1218 (22), peterveen (28), Cecrow (31)9 more, kiwiflowa (36), Twixi (38), leslie.98 (39), rainpebble (42), gypsysmom (63), fredasteele (77), Doey (80), Myyst, ShawIslandLibrary

Score: 40.6

58
3,898 members, 40 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

59
12,468 members, 161 reviews
3.93 stars (3.93 stars)

Lists: acceptance (2), kerrygiven (3), alex68 (9), aulsmith (9), Ameise1 (11), devenish (11), raperper (13), Jarandel (13), Asimina.Palaiou (17), ManWithAnAgenda (18), roby72 (23)9 more, thecoroner (23), GerrysBookshelf (26), jaromdl (34), LisaMaria_C (40), steller0707 (43), Doey (51), fredasteele (62), gypsysmom (134), Myyst

Score: 40.02

60
16,602 members, 362 reviews
4.1 stars (4.1 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: leslie.98, smcwl, lewbs, Matteocalosi, leigonj, Luisali, aulsmith, longway (11)

Score: 38.21

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

61
18,151 members, 395 reviews
3.76 stars (3.76 stars)

Lists: dsp501 (1), Alice-W-Greene (4), sjmccreary (11), VisibleGhost (11), Cecrow (14), Himalmitra (15), ManWithAnAgenda (16), Matteocalosi (16), Twixi (22), thecoroner (24), steller0707 (28)8 more, ahef1963 (31), fredasteele (52), LisaMaria_C (58), leslie.98 (73), kara.shamy (84), gypsysmom (135), cej1027, lamotamant

Score: 37.74

62
4,845 members, 329 reviews
3.6 stars (3.6 stars)

Lists: Soupdragon (2), karen_o (3), madhatter73 (7), souloftherose (10), steller0707 (11), raidergirl3 (11), kara.shamy (12), Ameise1 (12), starfishian (16), DDreawriter (18), ManWithAnAgenda (19)7 more, Twixi (20), rainpebble (29), jaromdl (33), fredasteele (45), ahef1963 (74), mspixieears, ShawIslandLibrary

Score: 37.46

63
16,095 members, 882 reviews
3.99 stars (3.99 stars)

Lists: Brandy1411 (10), KarlaC (10), RachelDilley (11), ehines (11), steller0707 (12), kara.shamy (13), Katie1949 (13), hoddybook (13), Nickelini (14), Ameise1 (17), madhatter73 (20)11 more, skyrad43 (22), Twixi (24), ahef1963 (33), leslie.98 (35), rainpebble (38), fredasteele (51), gypsysmom (54), DeltaQueen50 (63), Doey (72), lamotamant, ShawIslandLibrary

Thumbs down: oakdale, bcrowl399

Score: 37.32

64
20,260 members, 378 reviews
3.89 stars (3.89 stars)

Lists: meredk (7), michalsuz (9), bcrowl399 (11), KarlaC (12), Daviette (15), Asimina.Palaiou (16), Maybelline (16), ManWithAnAgenda (17), Cariola (19), Nickelini (20), roby72 (21)11 more, thecoroner (22), ahef1963 (25), alex68 (29), Twixi (35), rainpebble (37), Laura1124 (40), steller0707 (44), peterveen (48), fredasteele (65), LisaMaria_C (99), ShawIslandLibrary

Thumbs down: sturlington, stringcat3

Score: 36.29

65
25,161 members, 345 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)10 more, roby72 (26), DDreawriter (28), leslie.98 (31), fredasteele (42), steller0707 (45), Doey (54), jaromdl (93), Myyst, mspixieears, ShawIslandLibrary

Thumbs down: alex68, FranzK72, Luisali, aulsmith, Himalmitra

Score: 35.21

Explanations:

aulsmith (0): More legendary than historical

66
12,867 members, 820 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), Daviette (14), cindyi1218 (19)6 more, kiwiflowa (20), ahef1963 (22), Twixi (23), Nickelini (26), gypsysmom (35), fredasteele (61)

Thumbs down: aulsmith, zisnaf

Score: 34.66

Explanations:

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

67
7,304 members, 271 reviews
4.05 stars (4.05 stars)

Lists: Soupdragon (5), madhatter73 (6), raidergirl3 (6), starfishian (7), Fourpawz2 (7), DeltaQueen50 (12), steller0707 (13), kara.shamy (15), DDreawriter (17), brenzi (19), elkiedee (25)7 more, gypsysmom (27), Twixi (28), jaromdl (36), fredasteele (49), ahef1963 (76), leslie.98 (98), mspixieears

Thumbs down: LisaMaria_C

Score: 34

68
26,950 members, 360 reviews
3.83 stars (3.83 stars)

Lists: qndeng (2), ranams (4), olgakm (7), ManWithAnAgenda (15), ElectricPhase (23), zabs (23), cindyi1218 (24), Maybelline (28), Himalmitra (38), leslie.98 (46), gypsysmom (47)8 more, Doey (58), ahef1963 (78), fredasteele (85), jaromdl (128), Myyst, cej1027, mspixieears, ShawIslandLibrary

Thumbs down: smcwl

Score: 33.99

69
1,756 members, 65 reviews
4.17 stars (4.17 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

70
1,551 members, 26 reviews
3.87 stars (3.87 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

71
7,390 members, 560 reviews
3.97 stars (3.97 stars)

Lists: chgstrom (2), starfishian (2), redlory (6), sturlington (8), steller0707 (14), KarlaC (16), KimarieBee (19), kara.shamy (19), elkiedee (26), Maybelline (27), skyrad43 (28)7 more, brenzi (39), rainpebble (46), madhatter73 (46), gypsysmom (53), ahef1963 (79), fredasteele (83), ShawIslandLibrary

Thumbs down: megschristina

Score: 33.18

72
5,854 members, 132 reviews
4.09 stars (4.09 stars)

Lists: Jakdec (1), longway (1), alex68 (2), pitjrw (2), FranzK72 (3), lewbs (3), Cecrow (18), steller0707 (46), peterveen (50), Laura1124 (50), Twixi (54)3 more, leslie.98 (83), fredasteele (160), ShawIslandLibrary

Score: 32.75

73
7,709 members, 176 reviews
4 stars (4 stars)

Lists: kerrygiven (2), Bduke (4), jaysbooks (9), sjmccreary (9), DDreawriter (22), John_Vaughan (22), leslie.98 (26), hoddybook (30), ManWithAnAgenda (31), bcrowl399 (31), jaromdl (32)6 more, rainpebble (33), LisaMaria_C (39), steller0707 (47), Doey (50), ahef1963 (77), ShawIslandLibrary

Score: 32.25

74
5,058 members, 166 reviews
4.27 stars (4.27 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, steller0707 (48), Doey (52), fredasteele (78), NinieB, ShawIslandLibrary

Score: 31.98

75
2,837 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: 31.83

76
7,896 members, 174 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), John_Vaughan (21), jaromdl (22)4 more, Doey (37), fredasteele (50), LisaMaria_C (66), ShawIslandLibrary

Score: 31.73

77
4,170 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

78
5,524 members, 297 reviews
4.08 stars (4.08 stars)

Lists: trandism (2), mkbird (4), VisibleGhost (4), freetrader (5), karen_o (7), peterveen (17), aulsmith (17), meredk (23), Lynn-in-London (24), brenzi (31), Cariola (31)4 more, Twixi (32), DDreawriter (32), steller0707 (49), fredasteele (59)

Score: 31.44

79
16,105 members, 645 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)7 more, Twixi (37), gypsysmom (44), peterveen (49), steller0707 (50), fredasteele (70), Doey (78), DDreawriter (93)

Thumbs down: sturlington, RobPoulton

Score: 31.25

Explanations:

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

80
6,062 members, 280 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)5 more, steller0707 (51), jaromdl (66), fredasteele (68), gypsysmom (129), lamotamant

Score: 31.15

81
15,428 members, 372 reviews
3.92 stars (3.92 stars)

Lists: sturlington (2), steller0707 (15), Nickelini (16), devenish (16), KarlaC (20), kara.shamy (20), Maybelline (21), skyrad43 (24), hoddybook (26), gypsysmom (42), Laura1124 (44)7 more, Twixi (44), leslie.98 (49), Doey (70), ahef1963 (82), fredasteele (88), mspixieears, ShawIslandLibrary

Thumbs down: michalsuz

Score: 30.44

82
4,239 members, 103 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

83
4,689 members, 273 reviews
3.7 stars (3.7 stars)

Lists: booksmurf (3), awsexton (5), aulsmith (5), meredk (8), Christy.Riege (11), elkiedee (12), kiwiflowa (12), KarlaC (15), Ameise1 (21), brenzi (23), Twixi (40)5 more, rainpebble (47), steller0707 (52), fredasteele (79), jaromdl (97), ShawIslandLibrary

Thumbs down: Himalmitra

Score: 29.75

84
30,736 members, 424 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.

85
12,687 members, 187 reviews
3.82 stars (3.82 stars)

Lists: qndeng (3), Kathyk22 (6), Cariola (10), Fourpawz2 (12), ValLloyd (14), Laura1124 (16), KarlaC (19), bcrowl399 (24), skyrad43 (29), cfk (32), cindyi1218 (33)7 more, varielle (37), Twixi (45), DDreawriter (49), rainpebble (51), Doey (83), fredasteele (93), ShawIslandLibrary

Thumbs down: lizgarvey, Himalmitra

Score: 29.18

86
2,509 members, 63 reviews
3.97 stars (3.97 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

87
2,745 members, 83 reviews
4.16 stars (4.16 stars)

Lists: Bduke (1), calm (3), qndeng (4), RuMuse (5), Christy.Riege (9), feeling.is.first (10), madhatter73 (16), Katie1949 (18), Lynn-in-London (23), kara.shamy (62), Doey (64)2 more, fredasteele (71), LisaMaria_C (79)

Score: 28.43

88
2,417 members, 51 reviews
3.96 stars (3.96 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)

Score: 28.04

89
2,507 members, 79 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

90
5,335 members, 101 reviews
4.18 stars (4.18 stars)

Lists: oakdale (2), mkbird (5), michalsuz (5), meredk (6), VisibleGhost (18), Cariola (22), DDreawriter (30), jaromdl (48), peterveen (51), Doey (57), fredasteele (74)3 more, Twixi (82), lamotamant, ShawIslandLibrary

Score: 27.62

91
15,235 members, 285 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: ManWithAnAgenda, sturlington, FranzK72, longway, RobPoulton, aulsmith, skyrad43, merrystar

Score: 27.18

Explanations:

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

RobPoulton (0): Arthurian fantasy

92
12,572 members, 250 reviews
4.02 stars (4.02 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: aulsmith

Score: 27.07

Explanations:

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

93
17,766 members, 387 reviews
4.21 stars (4.21 stars)

Lists: trandism (6), Matke (8), hipdeep (8), .Monkey. (9), sturlington (13), Maybelline (22), ahef1963 (36), brenzi (41), Twixi (42), Laura1124 (43), gypsysmom (45)5 more, leslie.98 (47), kara.shamy (63), DDreawriter (68), Doey (76), fredasteele (89)

Thumbs down: michalsuz

Score: 26.46

94
13,552 members, 256 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: ManWithAnAgenda, sturlington, aulsmith

Score: 26.4

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.

95
1,913 members, 60 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 (76)1 more, fredasteele (87)

Score: 25.53

96
1,267 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

97
1,600 members, 38 reviews
3.99 stars (3.99 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
4,801 members, 81 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

99
1,112 members, 29 reviews
4.15 stars (4.15 stars)

Lists: ehines (4), DeltaQueen50 (5), dsp501 (9), JoeKingman (16), aulsmith (18), zabs (22), Himalmitra (24), Ravic (35), rainpebble (45), Doey (59), jaromdl (60)2 more, LisaMaria_C (63), fredasteele (84)

Score: 24.22

100
10,711 members, 163 reviews
3.9 stars (3.9 stars)

Lists: ValLloyd (15), KimarieBee (21), peterveen (26), cindyi1218 (31), madhatter73 (39), rainpebble (61), gypsysmom (65), leslie.98 (78), ahef1963 (81), Twixi (84), fredasteele (99)4 more, Doey (153), merrystar, mspixieears, ShawIslandLibrary

Score: 23.97

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