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Best Historical Fiction

Members: 237 participating members (show all)

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1
22,638 members, 673 reviews
4.18 stars (4.18 stars)

Explanations:

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

2
16,465 members, 259 reviews
4.2 stars (4.2 stars)

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

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

Score: 202.3

3
19,454 members, 393 reviews
4.29 stars (4.29 stars)
4
28,992 members, 375 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
10,457 members, 589 reviews
3.98 stars (3.98 stars)

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

Thumbs down: gypsysmom, oakdale

Score: 115.74

Explanations:

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

6
28,764 members, 309 reviews
3.39 stars (3.39 stars)

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

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

Score: 113.26

7
7,605 members, 372 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)28 more, Katie1949 (2), BarbN (2), KimarieBee (2), karen_o (2), lahochstetler (2), Robert-1857 (3), kara.shamy (3), Lynn-in-London (3), jonnijones (3), feeling.is.first (3), GerrysBookshelf (3), kiwiflowa (3), Asimina.Palaiou (5), hsuvarna (5), countrylife (5), brewergirl (5), Doey (6), penguin7316 (6), clairemath (9), hoddybook (11), Nickelini (11), calm (11), susiesharp (13), oakdale (14), Cariola (14), DeltaQueen50 (23), bcrowl399 (29), SylviaC

Thumbs down: sturlington, FranzK72, arrianarose, michalsuz

Score: 110.42

8
16,799 members, 206 reviews
4.07 stars (4.07 stars)

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

Thumbs down: MrsIsIn

Score: 105.08

9
16,134 members, 1,120 reviews
4.15 stars (4.15 stars)
10
7,600 members, 138 reviews
4.26 stars (4.26 stars)

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

Score: 93.52

11
6,685 members, 104 reviews
4.3 stars (4.3 stars)

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

Score: 93.04

12
23,074 members, 578 reviews
3.93 stars (3.93 stars)

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

Thumbs down: TashMason, Himalmitra

Score: 83.43

13
15,337 members, 286 reviews
3.76 stars (3.76 stars)

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

Thumbs down: lizgarvey, kageeh

Score: 82.37

14
34,905 members, 1,922 reviews
4.37 stars (4.37 stars)
15
7,628 members, 175 reviews
3.98 stars (3.98 stars)

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

Thumbs down: Nickelini

Score: 76.18

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

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

Score: 72.43

17
11,320 members, 251 reviews
3.91 stars (3.91 stars)

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

Score: 72.22

18
23,122 members, 456 reviews
4.19 stars (4.19 stars)

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

Thumbs down: lizgarvey, KimarieBee, arrwa, michalsuz

Score: 69.73

19
20,277 members, 274 reviews
4.27 stars (4.27 stars)

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

Score: 68.59

20
19,491 members, 346 reviews
4.33 stars (4.33 stars)

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

Thumbs down: sturlington, arrianarose

Score: 67.55

21
25,231 members, 1,403 reviews
4.37 stars (4.37 stars)

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

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

Score: 66.97

Explanations:

sturlington (0): DNF

22
9,992 members, 216 reviews
3.94 stars (3.94 stars)

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

Score: 65.34

23
18,817 members, 873 reviews
4.21 stars (4.21 stars)

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

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

Score: 64.95

Explanations:

sturlington (0): Time travel

24
11,404 members, 257 reviews
4.02 stars (4.02 stars)

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

Thumbs down: sturlington

Score: 64.77

25
4,779 members, 191 reviews
3.97 stars (3.97 stars)

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

Score: 63.29

26
8,692 members, 453 reviews
3.94 stars (3.94 stars)

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

Thumbs down: michalsuz

Score: 55.82

27
4,333 members, 81 reviews
3.94 stars (3.94 stars)

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

Score: 53.27

28
25,004 members, 1,116 reviews
4.07 stars (4.07 stars)

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

Thumbs down: .Monkey., Nickelini, kiwiflowa

Score: 53.27

29
11,301 members, 169 reviews
3.75 stars (3.75 stars)

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

Thumbs down: Pencils

Score: 53.03

30
10,384 members, 284 reviews
4.03 stars (4.03 stars)

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

Score: 52.75

31
6,520 members, 200 reviews
4.55 stars (4.55 stars)

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

Thumbs down: John_Vaughan

Score: 52.63

32
7,904 members, 212 reviews
3.96 stars (3.96 stars)

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

Thumbs down: Acrimmins, stringcat3

Score: 51.65

33
10,132 members, 94 reviews
3.75 stars (3.75 stars)

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

Thumbs down: aulsmith, kageeh

Score: 51.27

Explanations:

aulsmith (0): More legendary than historical

34
14,996 members, 362 reviews
4.04 stars (4.04 stars)

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

Thumbs down: oakdale, Doey, michalsuz

Score: 50.25

35
2,270 members, 53 reviews
4.32 stars (4.32 stars)

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

Thumbs down: MikeBriggs

Score: 49.18

36
2,131 members, 65 reviews
4.46 stars (4.46 stars)

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

Score: 49.1

37
2,315 members, 53 reviews
4.03 stars (4.03 stars)

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

Score: 47.76

38
2,016 members, 34 reviews
4.11 stars (4.11 stars)

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

Score: 46.96

39
4,241 members, 97 reviews
4.16 stars (4.16 stars)

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

Score: 45.6

40
33,961 members, 447 reviews
4.11 stars (4.11 stars)

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

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

Score: 45.49

Explanations:

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

leslie.98 (0): Not historical fiction

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

41
32,194 members, 504 reviews
4.01 stars (4.01 stars)

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

Thumbs down: rarm

Score: 45.31

42
3,653 members, 232 reviews
3.92 stars (3.92 stars)

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

Score: 45.17

43
24,328 members, 574 reviews
4.11 stars (4.11 stars)

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

Thumbs down: aulsmith, Doey, trandism

Score: 44.01

Explanations:

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

44
23,544 members, 920 reviews
4.12 stars (4.12 stars)

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

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

Score: 43.99

45
3,110 members, 48 reviews
4.03 stars (4.03 stars)

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

Thumbs down: John_Vaughan

Score: 43.66

46
3,513 members, 170 reviews
3.92 stars (3.92 stars)

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

Thumbs down: janerawoof

Score: 42.94

47
3,236 members, 81 reviews
3.81 stars (3.81 stars)

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

Thumbs down: sturlington

Score: 42.14

48
2,009 members, 53 reviews
4.14 stars (4.14 stars)

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

Score: 41.7

49
30,697 members, 316 reviews
4.03 stars (4.03 stars)

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

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

Score: 41.52

Explanations:

sturlington (0): Not historical fiction.

50
10,109 members, 414 reviews
4.01 stars (4.01 stars)

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

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

Score: 41.34

51
13,837 members, 366 reviews
3.95 stars (3.95 stars)

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

Thumbs down: clairemath

Score: 41.33

52
3,639 members, 37 reviews
4.11 stars (4.11 stars)

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

Score: 40.51

53
10,827 members, 251 reviews
3.94 stars (3.94 stars)

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

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

Score: 39.86

54
11,319 members, 777 reviews
3.97 stars (3.97 stars)

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

Thumbs down: aulsmith, zisnaf

Score: 39.85

Explanations:

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

55
8,406 members, 136 reviews
3.89 stars (3.89 stars)

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

Score: 39.38

56
15,312 members, 381 reviews
3.95 stars (3.95 stars)

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

Thumbs down: sturlington, GerrysBookshelf, thorold

Score: 39.23

57
5,680 members, 96 reviews
3.84 stars (3.84 stars)

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

Thumbs down: sturlington

Score: 37.58

58
4,476 members, 315 reviews
3.61 stars (3.61 stars)

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

Score: 37.54

59
15,251 members, 850 reviews
4 stars (4 stars)

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

Thumbs down: oakdale, bcrowl399

Score: 36.68

60
9,546 members, 611 reviews
3.97 stars (3.97 stars)

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

Score: 36.57

61
14,773 members, 326 reviews
4.09 stars (4.09 stars)

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

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

Score: 36.21

Explanations:

leslie.98 (0): Not historical fiction

smcwl (0): Not written as historical fiction.

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

62
28,044 members, 381 reviews
4.13 stars (4.13 stars)

Explanations:

leslie.98 (0): Not historical fiction

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

63
22,623 members, 358 reviews
4.26 stars (4.26 stars)

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

Score: 35.67

64
11,042 members, 139 reviews
3.93 stars (3.93 stars)

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

Score: 34.21

65
1,563 members, 55 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

66
1,439 members, 23 reviews
3.88 stars (3.88 stars)

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

Score: 33.97

67
7,204 members, 157 reviews
4.3 stars (4.3 stars)

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

Score: 33.67

68
23,017 members, 299 reviews
3.96 stars (3.96 stars)

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

Thumbs down: FranzK72, Luisali, aulsmith, Himalmitra

Score: 33.35

Explanations:

aulsmith (0): More legendary than historical

69
4,962 members, 287 reviews
4.09 stars (4.09 stars)

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

Score: 32.97

70
14,247 members, 267 reviews
4.08 stars (4.08 stars)

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

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

Score: 32.93

Explanations:

RobPoulton (0): Arthurian fantasy

71
16,060 members, 353 reviews
3.75 stars (3.75 stars)

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

Score: 32.68

72
18,179 members, 345 reviews
3.89 stars (3.89 stars)

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

Thumbs down: sturlington, stringcat3

Score: 31.99

73
2,594 members, 33 reviews
3.95 stars (3.95 stars)

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

Score: 31.96

74
3,993 members, 145 reviews
3.68 stars (3.68 stars)

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

Thumbs down: michalsuz

Score: 31.55

75
6,557 members, 505 reviews
3.99 stars (3.99 stars)

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

Thumbs down: megschristina

Score: 30.97

76
11,636 members, 222 reviews
4.13 stars (4.13 stars)

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

Thumbs down: aulsmith

Score: 30.74

Explanations:

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

77
25,079 members, 352 reviews
3.82 stars (3.82 stars)

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

Thumbs down: smcwl

Score: 30.49

78
4,286 members, 259 reviews
3.69 stars (3.69 stars)

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

Thumbs down: Himalmitra

Score: 30.18

79
3,990 members, 99 reviews
4.02 stars (4.02 stars)

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

Score: 30.14

80
6,829 members, 254 reviews
4.04 stars (4.04 stars)

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

Thumbs down: LisaMaria_C

Score: 30.11

81
5,313 members, 258 reviews
4.15 stars (4.15 stars)

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

Score: 29.65

82
6,892 members, 149 reviews
4.01 stars (4.01 stars)

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

Score: 29.02

83
2,360 members, 56 reviews
4 stars (4 stars)

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

Score: 28.58

84
14,641 members, 604 reviews
4.11 stars (4.11 stars)

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

Thumbs down: sturlington, RobPoulton

Score: 28.24

Explanations:

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

85
2,352 members, 73 reviews
4.28 stars (4.28 stars)

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

Score: 27.94

86
14,339 members, 347 reviews
3.93 stars (3.93 stars)

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

Thumbs down: michalsuz

Score: 26.87

87
8,186 members, 167 reviews
4.03 stars (4.03 stars)

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

Thumbs down: acceptance, kiwiflowa, aulsmith

Score: 26.47

Explanations:

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

88
11,404 members, 327 reviews
4.19 stars (4.19 stars)

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

Thumbs down: kiwiflowa

Score: 26.36

Explanations:

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

89
4,644 members, 159 reviews
4.27 stars (4.27 stars)

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

Thumbs down: sturlington

Score: 26.34

90
16,622 members, 356 reviews
4.22 stars (4.22 stars)

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

Thumbs down: michalsuz

Score: 26.19

91
11,834 members, 177 reviews
3.83 stars (3.83 stars)

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

Thumbs down: lizgarvey, Himalmitra

Score: 26.14

92
4,964 members, 98 reviews
4.18 stars (4.18 stars)

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

Score: 26.12

93
2,199 members, 49 reviews
3.99 stars (3.99 stars)

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

Thumbs down: sturlington

Score: 26.04

94
2,560 members, 77 reviews
4.16 stars (4.16 stars)

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

Score: 25.59

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

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

Score: 25.53

96
1,790 members, 58 reviews
4.26 stars (4.26 stars)

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

Score: 25.37

97
11,624 members, 230 reviews
4.04 stars (4.04 stars)

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

Thumbs down: sturlington, aulsmith

Score: 25.27

Explanations:

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

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

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

Score: 24.96

99
8,126 members, 178 reviews
4.04 stars (4.04 stars)

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

Thumbs down: kiwiflowa

Score: 24.7

100
4,267 members, 71 reviews
4.04 stars (4.04 stars)

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

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

Score: 24.33

Explanations:

RobPoulton (0): contemporary adventure fiction

Matteocalosi (0): Not historical fiction

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

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