The Young Adult Historical Fiction Society

Historical fiction means a lot of different things to a lot of different people. As far as this group is concerned, we think the ThinkQuest definition is pretty close to perfect.

"Stories set in the past [that] try to recreate the aura of a time past, reconstruct characters, events, movements, ways of life and spirit of days gone by."

Here at The Young Adult Historical Fiction Society, we love all different kinds of young adult historical fiction. Everything from ancient civilizations to alternat
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Night on Fire - May's Group Read
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For Freedom: The Story of a French Spy - May's Read
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Yolonda's Genius by Carol Fenner & Raúl Colón - December's Group Read
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My Brother Sam is Dead, by James Lincoln Collier - November's Read
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Out of the Easy by Ruta Sepetys - August's Group Read
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The Gathering Storm by Robin Bridges - July Group Read
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Moon Over Manifest by Clare Vanderpool - June's Group Read
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Aurelia by Anne Osterlund - May's Group Read
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Venom by Fiona Paul - March's Read
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Cleopatra Confesses by Carolyn Meyer - December's Read
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The Perilous Gard by Elizabeth Marie Pope - November Group Read
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David by Mary Hoffman - October Group Read
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These Shallow Graves
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Night on Fire
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The Book Thief
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Uprising
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The Hired Girl
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Nobody's Secret
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In the Shadow of Blackbirds
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Audacity
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