Historical Fiction Book Lists

The Girl from the Train by Irma JoubertA Respectable Actress by Dorothy LoveA Desperate Fortune by Susanna KearsleyThe Last Queen of India by Michelle MoranThe Nightingale by Kristin Hannah
Can't Wait Historical Fiction of 2015
104 books — 299 voters
To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper LeeAnimal Farm by George Orwell1984 by George OrwellThe Great Gatsby by F. Scott FitzgeraldFahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury
Top 100 Books to Read Before College
289 books — 217 voters

Gone with the Wind by Margaret MitchellThe Thorn Birds by Colleen McCulloughThe Pillars of the Earth by Ken FollettLes Misérables by Victor HugoDoctor Zhivago by Boris Pasternak
Big, Epic Historical Fiction
126 books — 96 voters
Taking Chances by Christina PaulPride and Prejudice by Jane AustenThe Remains of the Day by Kazuo IshiguroJane Eyre by Charlotte BrontëMaisie Dobbs by Jacqueline Winspear
Read in place of watching Downton Abbey
148 books — 89 voters

The Other Boleyn Girl by Philippa GregoryThe Six Wives of Henry VIII by Alison WeirThe Boleyn Inheritance by Philippa GregoryWives of Henry VIII by Antonia FraserThe Children of Henry VIII by Alison Weir
Henry's Six Wives
80 books — 75 voters
The Reluctant Bride by Beverley EikliMarksman by David        CookFirebolt by Adrienne  WoodsThe Last Gift by Carla AchesonThe Gilded Fan by Christina Courtenay
best historical fiction in my opinion 3
155 books — 74 voters

Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone by J.K. RowlingThe Secret of Excalibur by Sahara FoleyNeverwhere by Neil GaimanStorm Front by Jim ButcherKushiel's Dart by Jacqueline Carey
Best Crossover Books
133 books — 49 voters
High Couch of Silistra by Janet E. MorrisThe Sacred Band by Janet E. MorrisI, the Sun by Janet E. MorrisOutpassage by Janet E. Morris1984 by George Orwell
Powerful/influential books
90 books — 49 voters

Throne of Glass by Sarah J. MaasGrave Mercy by Robin LaFeversDark Triumph by Robin LaFeversGraceling by Kristin CashoreTouch of Power by Maria V. Snyder
Books Like Poison Study
33 books — 48 voters
The Witch of Blackbird Pond by Elizabeth George SpeareRoll of Thunder, Hear My Cry by Mildred D. TaylorWe Wove a Web in Childhood by Ruth  ThomasWaterfall by Lisa Tawn BergrenThe Book Thief by Markus Zusak
Historical Fiction for Young Adults
113 books — 46 voters

Secrets of the Realm by Bev StoutThe Beast of Cretacea by Todd StrasserThe True Confessions of Charlotte Doyle by AviThe Assiduous Quest of Tobias Hopkins by James FaroThe Code by James Faro
Seafaring Middle Graders
71 books — 40 voters
Cascade by Maryanne O'HaraBitter Greens by Kate ForsythThe Lady's Slipper by Deborah SwiftThieftaker by D.B. JacksonMadame Tussaud by Michelle Moran
Best Historical Fiction Covers
57 books — 39 voters

Bound By Blood by Shane K.P. O'NeillBound By Blood by Shane K.P. O'NeillBirth Of The Monster by Shane K.P. O'NeillThe Huntress by Michelle O'LearyDracula by Bram Stoker
Back In Black
72 books — 38 voters
The Syrian Virgin by Zack LoveRooftops of Tehran by Mahbod SerajiAnissa's Redemption by Zack LoveAhriman by Puja GuhaA Thousand Splendid Suns by Khaled Hosseini
Fiction About Life In The Middle East
20 books — 35 voters

Edna in the Desert by Maddy LedermanFrom the Dark to the Dawn by Alicia A. WillisStealing the Preacher by Karen WitemeyerA Heart for Grace by Bethany LargentThe Messenger by Siri Mitchell
Highly Recommended Christian Novels
48 books — 29 voters

Gone with the Wind by Margaret MitchellThe Adventures of Tom Sawyer & Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark TwainTo Kill a Mockingbird by Harper LeeSilent We Stood by Henry ChappellA Song for Carmine by M. Spio
Americana Fiction
40 books — 24 voters

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