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Historical Fiction

Based on tag: historical fiction

Members: 57 participating members (show all)

All members' list: [1] 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11Sort: Score | Title | Author | Date
1
57,825 members, 1,155 reviews
4.39 stars (4.39 stars)

Lists: katstephens (1), cacky (1), kraka (1), almin (1), Londa_Hite (1), harray (1), msjudy (2), Cariola (2), jaysbooks (3), Dilara86 (7), ahef1963 (8)5 more, bluemama (9), joanmd2 (10), KimarieBee (12), roby72 (22), cej1027

Thumbs down: merrystar, thecoroner, aulsmith

Score: 42.67

Explanations:

aulsmith (0): Not historical fiction. Written about author's own lifetime.

2
14,509 members, 281 reviews
3.77 stars (3.77 stars)

Lists: msjudy (1), tess_schoolmarm (1), Andrew-theQM (1), armendoza (1), AnnaClaire (1), tzugirl (1), feenie1010 (2), mlavigne05 (3), almin (4), Cariola (4), joanmd2 (8)3 more, ahef1963 (14), jaysbooks (16), cej1027

Thumbs down: tnwhit

Score: 42.02

3
30,546 members, 480 reviews
4.01 stars (4.01 stars)

Lists: ginsky (1), friedrb (1), tess_schoolmarm (2), kraka (2), almin (2), madhatter73 (2), Londa_Hite (2), msjudy (3), Cariola (3), mccin68 (3), bluemama (7)3 more, joanmd2 (9), ahef1963 (15), cej1027

Thumbs down: harray

Score: 40.25

4
26,104 members, 286 reviews
3.39 stars (3.39 stars)

Lists: feenie1010 (1), madhatter73 (1), Cariola (1), mlavigne05 (1), jaysbooks (1), ahef1963 (1), katstephens (2), roby72 (2), tess_schoolmarm (3), Dilara86 (5), thecoroner (7)1 more, cej1027

Thumbs down: ashmolean1, aapjebaapje, smcwl, harray

Score: 32.41

5
15,084 members, 235 reviews
4.2 stars (4.2 stars)

Lists: coupls2 (1), peterveen (1), Friederike.Geissler (1), AnnaClaire (2), lewbs (2), harray (2), ahef1963 (2), longway (3), thecoroner (3), roby72 (4), Dilara86 (9)

Thumbs down: feenie1010, bigorangecat, jaysbooks

Score: 30.67

6
31,325 members, 1,807 reviews
4.37 stars (4.37 stars)

Lists: daisy_may (1), KimarieBee (1), joanmd2 (2), ginsky (2), lavergne_rsl (2), katstephens (3), Andrew-theQM (5), msjudy (7), ahef1963 (16), dara85 (17)

Score: 30.23

7
20,874 members, 641 reviews
4.19 stars (4.19 stars)

Lists: kara.shamy (1), alix77 (1), peterveen (2), joanmd2 (3), kraka (3), msjudy (4), Friederike.Geissler (4), almin (5), lewbs (7), ahef1963 (12), KimarieBee (14)3 more, jaysbooks (18), mccin68 (23), roby72 (31)

Thumbs down: 47degreesnorth, thecoroner, tzugirl, lornah02

Score: 29.91

8
21,849 members, 562 reviews
3.94 stars (3.94 stars)

Lists: SallyBennett (1), AmberRayne (1), coupls2 (2), almin (3), madhatter73 (3), Cariola (5), bluemama (8), ahef1963 (9), joanmd2 (12), roby72 (27)

Score: 28.71

9
8,195 members, 301 reviews
3.97 stars (3.97 stars)

Lists: joanmd2 (1), lavergne_rsl (1), SallyBennett (2), peterveen (3), SqueakyChu (3), AmberRayne (3), msjudy (6), Cariola (11), roby72 (23)

Score: 27.06

10
25,977 members, 342 reviews
3.93 stars (3.93 stars)

Lists: mlavigne05 (2), cbl_tn (3), feenie1010 (3), tess_schoolmarm (4), ahef1963 (4), msjudy (5), KimarieBee (5), jaysbooks (6), roby72 (11)

Score: 25.2

11
10,712 members, 213 reviews
4.05 stars (4.05 stars)

Lists: friedrb (2), jaysbooks (2), coupls2 (3), ginsky (4), tess_schoolmarm (6), Cariola (6), ahef1963 (6), thecoroner (9), bluemama (10), msjudy (11), roby72 (18)

Thumbs down: aulsmith, harray

Score: 24.96

Explanations:

aulsmith (0): Not historical fiction. Written about author's own lifetime.

12
23,057 members, 1,371 reviews
4.38 stars (4.38 stars)

Lists: mccin68 (1), Andrew-theQM (2), ginsky (3), SallyBennett (4), bluemama (6), msjudy (9), KimarieBee (11), jaysbooks (13), joanmd2 (15), ahef1963 (22)

Thumbs down: aulsmith

Score: 24.28

Explanations:

aulsmith (0): Not good historical fiction

13
6,948 members, 126 reviews
4.27 stars (4.27 stars)

Lists: kara.shamy (2), aulsmith (2), ahef1963 (3), longway (4), peterveen (5), roby72 (5), msjudy (8)

Score: 20.32

14
14,858 members, 191 reviews
4.08 stars (4.08 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (1), AnnaClaire (3), mlavigne05 (6), longway (9), lewbs (12), Dilara86 (13), KimarieBee (20), roby72 (24), mccin68 (25)

Thumbs down: harray

Score: 19.65

15
20,332 members, 327 reviews
4.26 stars (4.26 stars)

Lists: thecoroner (1), roby72 (1), lewbs (3), joanmd2 (4), tess_schoolmarm (5), peterveen (6), mlavigne05 (14), Cariola (32)

Thumbs down: Friederike.Geissler, harray

Score: 18.85

16
8,878 members, 591 reviews
3.96 stars (3.96 stars)

Lists: bluemama (2), SallyBennett (3), almin (6), Cariola (8), joanmd2 (20), dara85 (31), ahef1963 (36), cej1027

Score: 18.07

17
4,552 members, 106 reviews
4.1 stars (4.1 stars)

Lists: longway (1), peterveen (4), thecoroner (4), lewbs (4), joanmd2 (5), SallyBennett (5)

Score: 17.84

18
17,812 members, 364 reviews
4.31 stars (4.31 stars)

Lists: mccin68 (4), ginsky (5), mlavigne05 (5), joanmd2 (6), tess_schoolmarm (9), msjudy (14), jaysbooks (19), roby72 (25)

Thumbs down: harray

Score: 16.82

19
7,212 members, 189 reviews
3.96 stars (3.96 stars)

Lists: Andrew-theQM (4), aulsmith (6), almin (7), jaysbooks (8), msjudy (10), Cariola (12), ahef1963 (26)

Score: 16.39

20
10,631 members, 156 reviews
3.75 stars (3.75 stars)

Lists: michid8 (2), Friederike.Geissler (3), almin (8), msjudy (12), KimarieBee (13), joanmd2 (25), ahef1963 (55)

Score: 16.3

21
9,313 members, 543 reviews
3.98 stars (3.98 stars)

Lists: kara.shamy (3), Andrew-theQM (3), AnnaClaire (6), peterveen (7), Cariola (15), ahef1963 (17)

Score: 15.1

22
13,469 members, 258 reviews
4.09 stars (4.09 stars)

Lists: michid8 (1), mccin68 (2), coupls2 (4), AnnaClaire (5), madhatter73 (8), msjudy (13), ahef1963 (37)

Thumbs down: aulsmith, Friederike.Geissler

Score: 14.97

Explanations:

aulsmith (0): Fantasy, not historical fiction

AnnaClaire (5): Fantasy *IS* a genre of fiction.

23
17,893 members, 692 reviews
3.68 stars (3.68 stars)

Lists: kara.shamy (4), mccin68 (5), joanmd2 (7), tess_schoolmarm (7), Andrew-theQM (7), ahef1963 (20)

Score: 14.77

24
6,368 members, 104 reviews
4.31 stars (4.31 stars)

Lists: bluemama (1), ginsky (6), tess_schoolmarm (11), peterveen (13), joanmd2 (17), msjudy (19), KimarieBee (23), ahef1963 (25)

Thumbs down: harray, jaysbooks

Score: 14.36

25
5,295 members, 92 reviews
3.85 stars (3.85 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (5), SallyBennett (6), joanmd2 (11), bluemama (11), roby72 (13), thecoroner (17), Cariola (21)

Thumbs down: harray

Score: 13.57

26
23,606 members, 1,072 reviews
4.08 stars (4.08 stars)

Lists: dara85 (3), coupls2 (5), ginsky (7), KimarieBee (16), msjudy (24), Cariola (73)

Score: 13.35

27
9,026 members, 90 reviews
3.77 stars (3.77 stars)

Lists: AnnaClaire (4), aulsmith (5), longway (6), Friederike.Geissler (9), roby72 (14), cbl_tn (18)

Thumbs down: harray

Score: 12.38

Explanations:

aulsmith (5): More legend than historical, but it's a classic.

28
3,625 members, 83 reviews
4.16 stars (4.16 stars)

Lists: thecoroner (2), roby72 (3), aulsmith (4), peterveen (8)

Score: 11.61

29
9,889 members, 731 reviews
3.97 stars (3.97 stars)

Lists: dara85 (2), tess_schoolmarm (8), Andrew-theQM (8), joanmd2 (21), ahef1963 (39)

Score: 11.59

30
25,671 members, 350 reviews
4.14 stars (4.14 stars)

Lists: lavergne_rsl (4), Andrew-theQM (6), jaysbooks (7), msjudy (15), mlavigne05 (15), Cariola (19), roby72 (19), cej1027

Thumbs down: aulsmith, RobPoulton, harray

Score: 11.25

Explanations:

aulsmith (0): Not historical fiction. Written about author's own lifetime.

31
13,122 members, 362 reviews
3.96 stars (3.96 stars)

Lists: madhatter73 (4), kara.shamy (9), Cariola (9), ahef1963 (13), joanmd2 (14), cej1027

Thumbs down: tnwhit

Score: 11.13

32
4,583 members, 270 reviews
4.08 stars (4.08 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (7), peterveen (10), Cariola (13), msjudy (16), cbl_tn (17)

Score: 10.79

33
14,140 members, 344 reviews
3.94 stars (3.94 stars)

Lists: madhatter73 (5), Friederike.Geissler (8), KimarieBee (15), Dilara86 (15), ahef1963 (43)

Score: 10.68

34
13,505 members, 332 reviews
3.94 stars (3.94 stars)

Lists: lavergne_rsl (3), kara.shamy (5), msjudy (18), Cariola (61), ahef1963 (105)

Score: 10.34

35
8,353 members, 316 reviews
3.9 stars (3.9 stars)

Lists: cbl_tn (1), kara.shamy (6), daisy_may (18), msjudy (30)

Score: 10.21

36
23,785 members, 773 reviews
4.27 stars (4.27 stars)

Lists: alix77 (3), msjudy (17), Cariola (18), joanmd2 (27), ahef1963 (65)

Score: 10.12

37
14,138 members, 808 reviews
4 stars (4 stars)

Lists: kara.shamy (11), msjudy (25), mccin68 (28), joanmd2 (34), Cariola (74), ahef1963 (126)

Score: 9.94

38
1,614 members, 39 reviews
4.14 stars (4.14 stars)

Lists: longway (5), thecoroner (6), roby72 (10), Dilara86 (11)

Score: 9.68

39
4,366 members, 174 reviews
4 stars (4 stars)

Lists: cbl_tn (4), peterveen (17), msjudy (20), Cariola (53), ahef1963 (53)

Score: 9.66

40
5,959 members, 570 reviews
3.84 stars (3.84 stars)

Lists: AmberRayne (2), kara.shamy (7), mccin68 (18), msjudy (22)

Score: 9.61

41
1,229 members, 50 reviews
4.05 stars (4.05 stars)

Lists: mkbird (2), kara.shamy (8), peterveen (9), Cariola (55)

Score: 9.52

42
42,945 members, 1,140 reviews
4.21 stars (4.21 stars)

Lists: alix77 (2), ahef1963 (10), joanmd2 (13), Cariola (14), roby72 (29)

Thumbs down: jaysbooks

Score: 9.51

43
8,930 members, 94 reviews
3.47 stars (3.47 stars)

Lists: rlionelpolo (1), aulsmith (3), mlavigne05 (7), jaysbooks (20), roby72 (28)

Thumbs down: harray, cej1027

Score: 9.13

44
5,576 members, 462 reviews
4.02 stars (4.02 stars)

Lists: kara.shamy (14), peterveen (14), msjudy (33), joanmd2 (35), Cariola (37)

Score: 9.07

45
5,959 members, 189 reviews
3.31 stars (3.31 stars)

Lists: AmberRayne (5), kara.shamy (10), Andrew-theQM (10), ahef1963 (42)

Score: 8.75

46
5,918 members, 118 reviews
4 stars (4 stars)

Lists: tess_schoolmarm (15), jaysbooks (22), joanmd2 (28), KimarieBee (30), msjudy (35), ahef1963 (72)

Thumbs down: harray

Score: 8.35

47
2,605 members, 28 reviews
4.16 stars (4.16 stars)

Lists: cbl_tn (19), msjudy (23), dara85 (27), ahef1963 (112), cej1027

Score: 8.24

48
10,768 members, 234 reviews
4.03 stars (4.03 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (7), kara.shamy (12), thecoroner (16), roby72 (20), Cariola (36)

Thumbs down: harray

Score: 8.13

49
2,970 members, 29 reviews
4.05 stars (4.05 stars)

Lists: bluemama (4), KimarieBee (17), msjudy (26), ahef1963 (62)

Score: 8

50
14,160 members, 347 reviews
4.05 stars (4.05 stars)

Lists: madhatter73 (6), mlavigne05 (17), ahef1963 (19), msjudy (27), cej1027 (27)

Thumbs down: jaysbooks

Score: 7.95

51
10,340 members, 230 reviews
3.91 stars (3.91 stars)

Lists: dara85 (9), cbl_tn (15), msjudy (28), Cariola (30)

Score: 7.79

52
3,326 members, 37 reviews
4.11 stars (4.11 stars)

Lists: peterveen (12), aulsmith (12), msjudy (29), ahef1963 (29)

Score: 7.75

53
2,443 members, 139 reviews
4.04 stars (4.04 stars)

Lists: amyshaff (1), dara85 (14), Cariola (34)

Score: 7.72

54
30,597 members, 424 reviews
3.91 stars (3.91 stars)

Lists: mlavigne05 (4), jaysbooks (10), Cariola (17), msjudy (21), mccin68 (24), ahef1963 (88), cej1027

Thumbs down: kara.shamy, aulsmith, harray

Score: 7.54

Explanations:

aulsmith (0): Not historical fiction by my definition

55
2,686 members, 78 reviews
3.6 stars (3.6 stars)

Lists: tess_schoolmarm (12), kara.shamy (13), cej1027 (30), Cariola (47)

Score: 7.49

56
3,580 members, 174 reviews
3.96 stars (3.96 stars)

Lists: Andrew-theQM (14), cbl_tn (16), msjudy (31), mccin68 (32)

Score: 7.45

57
1,962 members, 64 reviews
4.47 stars (4.47 stars)

Lists: daisy_may (14), kara.shamy (15), Andrew-theQM (17), Cariola (84)

Score: 7.39

58
3,126 members, 81 reviews
3.52 stars (3.52 stars)

Lists: tess_schoolmarm (10), AnnaClaire (14), dara85 (26), jaysbooks (27), Cariola (45)

Thumbs down: tnwhit

Score: 7.39

59
2,185 members, 161 reviews
4.12 stars (4.12 stars)

Lists: dara85 (1), msjudy (32), mccin68 (34)

Score: 7.34

60
11,935 members, 344 reviews
4.33 stars (4.33 stars)

Lists: dara85 (5), joanmd2 (32), msjudy (48), ahef1963 (87)

Score: 7.19

61
2,341 members, 66 reviews
4.01 stars (4.01 stars)

Lists: cbl_tn (5), lewbs (9), tess_schoolmarm (13)

Score: 7.09

62
9,468 members, 271 reviews
4.03 stars (4.03 stars)

Lists: mccin68 (10), kara.shamy (23), joanmd2 (36), msjudy (75)

Score: 7.07

63
10,378 members, 240 reviews
4.02 stars (4.02 stars)

Lists: roby72 (9), thecoroner (10), Cariola (10), mlavigne05 (13), jaysbooks (15)

Thumbs down: aulsmith, harray

Score: 6.95

Explanations:

aulsmith (0): Not historical fiction by my definition

64
4,693 members, 243 reviews
4.09 stars (4.09 stars)

Lists: tess_schoolmarm (14), KimarieBee (26), msjudy (34), ahef1963 (77)

Score: 6.85

65
1,021 members, 22 reviews
4.19 stars (4.19 stars)

Lists: thecoroner (5), Dilara86 (12), roby72 (17)

Score: 6.79

66
8,768 members, 582 reviews
4.29 stars (4.29 stars)

Lists: dara85 (19), kara.shamy (24), joanmd2 (37), msjudy (76)

Score: 6.7

67
2,435 members, 116 reviews
3.81 stars (3.81 stars)

Lists: KimarieBee (4), kara.shamy (16), Cariola (23)

Score: 6.66

68
3,784 members, 277 reviews
4.31 stars (4.31 stars)

Lists: kara.shamy (25), dara85 (28), joanmd2 (38), msjudy (53)

Score: 6.62

69
6,537 members, 136 reviews
3.94 stars (3.94 stars)

Lists: joanmd2 (23), KimarieBee (25), ahef1963 (49), msjudy (54)

Score: 6.6

70
4,444 members, 279 reviews
4.32 stars (4.32 stars)

Lists: Andrew-theQM (9), AnnaClaire (9), peterveen (16), kara.shamy (17)

Thumbs down: tnwhit

Score: 6.59

71
7,597 members, 99 reviews
3.42 stars (3.42 stars)

Lists: roby72 (8), mlavigne05 (12), jaysbooks (14), thecoroner (18)

Thumbs down: harray

Score: 6.54

72
2,274 members, 212 reviews
4.01 stars (4.01 stars)

Lists: kara.shamy (18), KimarieBee (31), msjudy (36), Cariola (125)

Score: 6.47

73
1,692 members, 44 reviews
3.41 stars (3.41 stars)

Lists: Dilara86 (1), Cariola (7)

Score: 6.46

74
1,736 members, 44 reviews
4 stars (4 stars)

Lists: mkbird (3), kara.shamy (19), Cariola (62)

Score: 6.38

75
3,146 members, 158 reviews
3.92 stars (3.92 stars)

Lists: cbl_tn (6), peterveen (18), Andrew-theQM (27)

Score: 6.25

76
2,208 members, 36 reviews
3.97 stars (3.97 stars)

Lists: KimarieBee (2), msjudy (37), ahef1963 (101)

Score: 6.25

77
4,179 members, 201 reviews
3.92 stars (3.92 stars)

Lists: dara85 (6), cbl_tn (14), msjudy (38)

Score: 6.24

78
1,861 members, 58 reviews
3.87 stars (3.87 stars)

Lists: mkbird (1), Andrew-theQM (11)

Score: 6.2

79
17,094 members, 310 reviews
4.34 stars (4.34 stars)

Lists: AnnaClaire (7), mlavigne05 (16), mccin68 (29)

Score: 6.18

80
2,349 members, 28 reviews
4 stars (4 stars)

Lists: KimarieBee (29), joanmd2 (31), msjudy (61), ahef1963 (86)

Score: 6.16

81
880 members, 48 reviews
4.03 stars (4.03 stars)

Lists: Londa_Hite (5), kara.shamy (20), msjudy (40)

Score: 6.16

82
2,056 members, 41 reviews
3.89 stars (3.89 stars)

Lists: daisy_may (17), cbl_tn (20), msjudy (67), ahef1963 (82), cej1027

Thumbs down: harray

Score: 6.1

83
1,861 members, 32 reviews
4.12 stars (4.12 stars)

Lists: peterveen (11), aulsmith (16), kara.shamy (21)

Score: 6.07

84
7,982 members, 119 reviews
4.24 stars (4.24 stars)

Lists: mccin68 (7), tess_schoolmarm (16), msjudy (39)

Score: 6.06

85
2,063 members, 179 reviews
3.81 stars (3.81 stars)

Lists: madhatter73 (7), dara85 (18), Cariola (39)

Score: 6

86
2,313 members, 50 reviews
3.99 stars (3.99 stars)

Lists: mkbird (5), kara.shamy (22), Cariola (59)

Score: 5.97

87
5,019 members, 138 reviews
4.01 stars (4.01 stars)

Lists: KimarieBee (7), Cariola (25), msjudy (41)

Score: 5.83

88
3,312 members, 252 reviews
4.17 stars (4.17 stars)

Lists: kara.shamy (32), joanmd2 (39), msjudy (70), Cariola (142)

Score: 5.82

89
9,110 members, 199 reviews
3.94 stars (3.94 stars)

Lists: AnnaClaire (8), Cariola (22), msjudy (42)

Score: 5.8

90
4,840 members, 414 reviews
3.94 stars (3.94 stars)

Lists: dara85 (12), KimarieBee (18), Cariola (31)

Score: 5.79

91
10,013 members, 234 reviews
3.95 stars (3.95 stars)

Lists: mccin68 (6), joanmd2 (16), ahef1963 (23), msjudy (72)

Thumbs down: harray

Score: 5.76

92
3,840 members, 196 reviews
3.66 stars (3.66 stars)

Lists: AmberRayne (4), msjudy (43), Cariola (75)

Score: 5.75

93
2,707 members, 181 reviews
3.97 stars (3.97 stars)

Lists: dara85 (7), Cariola (29), msjudy (44)

Score: 5.74

94
7,472 members, 202 reviews
4.37 stars (4.37 stars)

Lists: KimarieBee (6), Cariola (16), ahef1963 (136)

Score: 5.73

95
8,815 members, 163 reviews
4.3 stars (4.3 stars)

Lists: mccin68 (8), Cariola (26), msjudy (45)

Score: 5.69

96
2,642 members, 175 reviews
3.85 stars (3.85 stars)

Lists: KimarieBee (8), Cariola (27), msjudy (46)

Score: 5.67

97
566 members, 11 reviews
3.77 stars (3.77 stars)

Lists: Londa_Hite (3), Cariola (65), ahef1963 (128)

Score: 5.64

98
10,034 members, 223 reviews
4.22 stars (4.22 stars)

Lists: mccin68 (9), Cariola (28), msjudy (47)

Score: 5.58

99
806 members, 34 reviews
4.23 stars (4.23 stars)

Lists: mkbird (4), lavergne_rsl (5)

Score: 5.5

100
6,928 members, 151 reviews
3.69 stars (3.69 stars)

Lists: thecoroner (8), KimarieBee (27), Cariola (78)

Score: 5.48

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