Popular Historical Fiction Books

Popular Historical Fiction Books (showing 1-50 of 97,043)
The Book Thief The Book Thief (Hardcover)
by (shelved 7759 times as historical-fiction)
avg rating 4.36 — 992,521 ratings — published 2005
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The Other Boleyn Girl (The Tudor Court, #2) The Other Boleyn Girl (The Tudor Court, #2)
by (shelved 5736 times as historical-fiction)
avg rating 4.01 — 372,791 ratings — published 2001
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The Pillars of the Earth  (The Pillars of the Earth, #1) The Pillars of the Earth (The Pillars of the Earth, #1)
by (shelved 5233 times as historical-fiction)
avg rating 4.26 — 433,330 ratings — published 1989
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Memoirs of a Geisha Memoirs of a Geisha (Hardcover)
by (shelved 4956 times as historical-fiction)
avg rating 4.03 — 1,269,697 ratings — published 1997
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Outlander (Outlander, #1) Outlander (Outlander, #1)
by (shelved 4157 times as historical-fiction)
avg rating 4.13 — 389,708 ratings — published 1991
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Girl With a Pearl Earring Girl With a Pearl Earring (Paperback)
by (shelved 3511 times as historical-fiction)
avg rating 3.81 — 394,688 ratings — published 1999
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Gone with the Wind Gone with the Wind (Paperback)
by (shelved 3404 times as historical-fiction)
avg rating 4.25 — 881,969 ratings — published 1936
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The Red Tent The Red Tent (Hardcover)
by (shelved 3115 times as historical-fiction)
avg rating 4.14 — 378,963 ratings — published 1997
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The White Queen (The Cousins' War, #1) The White Queen (The Cousins' War, #1)
by (shelved 2849 times as historical-fiction)
avg rating 3.82 — 120,531 ratings — published 2008
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Wolf Hall (Thomas Cromwell, #1) Wolf Hall (Thomas Cromwell, #1)
by (shelved 2825 times as historical-fiction)
avg rating 3.80 — 125,242 ratings — published 2009
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The Constant Princess (The Tudor Court, #1) The Constant Princess (The Tudor Court, #1)
by (shelved 2783 times as historical-fiction)
avg rating 3.83 — 135,765 ratings — published 2005
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Sarah's Key Sarah's Key (Hardcover)
by (shelved 2751 times as historical-fiction)
avg rating 4.11 — 310,203 ratings — published 2006
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To Kill a Mockingbird To Kill a Mockingbird (Paperback)
by (shelved 2593 times as historical-fiction)
avg rating 4.22 — 2,460,280 ratings — published 1960
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The Queen's Fool (The Tudor Court, #4) The Queen's Fool (The Tudor Court, #4)
by (shelved 2539 times as historical-fiction)
avg rating 3.78 — 73,283 ratings — published 2003
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Snow Flower and the Secret Fan Snow Flower and the Secret Fan (Paperback)
by (shelved 2390 times as historical-fiction)
avg rating 4.02 — 297,808 ratings — published 2004
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Code Name Verity (Code Name Verity, #1) Code Name Verity (Code Name Verity, #1)
by (shelved 2357 times as historical-fiction)
avg rating 4.10 — 72,887 ratings — published 2012
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Dragonfly in Amber (Outlander, #2) Dragonfly in Amber (Outlander, #2)
by (shelved 2333 times as historical-fiction)
avg rating 4.32 — 118,597 ratings — published 1992
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The Kite Runner The Kite Runner (Paperback)
by (shelved 2237 times as historical-fiction)
avg rating 4.21 — 1,581,277 ratings — published 2002
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Year of Wonders Year of Wonders (Paperback)
by (shelved 2220 times as historical-fiction)
avg rating 3.99 — 114,976 ratings — published 2001
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Between Shades of Gray Between Shades of Gray (Hardcover)
by (shelved 2122 times as historical-fiction)
avg rating 4.34 — 98,456 ratings — published 2011
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Fall of Giants (The Century Trilogy, #1) Fall of Giants (The Century Trilogy, #1)
by (shelved 2113 times as historical-fiction)
avg rating 4.20 — 149,029 ratings — published 2010
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The Historian The Historian (Paperback)
by (shelved 2023 times as historical-fiction)
avg rating 3.74 — 208,591 ratings — published 2003
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Voyager (Outlander, #3) Voyager (Outlander, #3)
by (shelved 2013 times as historical-fiction)
avg rating 4.37 — 103,766 ratings — published 1993
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The Virgin's Lover (The Tudor Court, #5) The Virgin's Lover (The Tudor Court, #5)
by (shelved 1949 times as historical-fiction)
avg rating 3.65 — 49,250 ratings — published 2004
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The Red Queen (The Cousins' War, #2) The Red Queen (The Cousins' War, #2)
by (shelved 1817 times as historical-fiction)
avg rating 3.64 — 46,389 ratings — published 2010
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Atonement Atonement (Paperback)
by (shelved 1769 times as historical-fiction)
avg rating 3.83 — 374,359 ratings — published 2001
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Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet (Hardcover)
by (shelved 1763 times as historical-fiction)
avg rating 3.95 — 203,387 ratings — published 2009
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Pride and Prejudice Pride and Prejudice (Paperback)
by (shelved 1660 times as historical-fiction)
avg rating 4.23 — 1,630,402 ratings — published 1813
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The Fiery Cross (Outlander, #5) The Fiery Cross (Outlander, #5)
by (shelved 1574 times as historical-fiction)
avg rating 4.25 — 83,441 ratings — published 1999
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The Other Queen (The Tudor Court, #6) The Other Queen (The Tudor Court, #6)
by (shelved 1573 times as historical-fiction)
avg rating 3.53 — 41,132 ratings — published 2008
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A Tale of Two Cities A Tale of Two Cities (Paperback)
by (shelved 1568 times as historical-fiction)
avg rating 3.74 — 713,248 ratings — published 1859
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A Thousand Splendid Suns A Thousand Splendid Suns (Hardcover)
by (shelved 1559 times as historical-fiction)
avg rating 4.30 — 736,185 ratings — published 2007
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Fever 1793 Fever 1793 (Paperback)
by (shelved 1548 times as historical-fiction)
avg rating 3.86 — 81,077 ratings — published 2000
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Shōgun (Asian Saga, #3) Shōgun (Asian Saga, #3)
by (shelved 1517 times as historical-fiction)
avg rating 4.32 — 89,809 ratings — published 1975
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Cold Mountain Cold Mountain (Paperback)
by (shelved 1503 times as historical-fiction)
avg rating 3.76 — 161,832 ratings — published 1997
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The Kitchen House The Kitchen House (Paperback)
by (shelved 1471 times as historical-fiction)
avg rating 4.15 — 172,358 ratings — published 2010
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The Birth of Venus The Birth of Venus (Paperback)
by (shelved 1456 times as historical-fiction)
avg rating 3.76 — 88,246 ratings — published 2003
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The Poisonwood Bible The Poisonwood Bible (Hardcover)
by (shelved 1389 times as historical-fiction)
avg rating 3.97 — 595,009 ratings — published 1998
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The Lady of the Rivers (The Cousins' War, #3) The Lady of the Rivers (The Cousins' War, #3)
by (shelved 1378 times as historical-fiction)
avg rating 3.90 — 36,743 ratings — published 2011
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The Great Gatsby The Great Gatsby (Paperback)
by (shelved 1364 times as historical-fiction)
avg rating 3.83 — 2,098,656 ratings — published 1925
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Les Misérables Les Misérables (Paperback)
by (shelved 1355 times as historical-fiction)
avg rating 4.07 — 696,332 ratings — published 1862
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Little Women (Little Women, #1) Little Women (Little Women, #1)
by (shelved 1345 times as historical-fiction)
avg rating 3.99 — 1,118,285 ratings — published 1868
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The Scarlet Letter The Scarlet Letter (Paperback)
by (shelved 1329 times as historical-fiction)
avg rating 3.32 — 448,231 ratings — published 1850
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11/22/63 11/22/63 (Hardcover)
by (shelved 1326 times as historical-fiction)
avg rating 4.24 — 260,638 ratings — published 2011
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Shanghai Girls (Shanghai Girls #1) Shanghai Girls (Shanghai Girls #1)
by (shelved 1298 times as historical-fiction)
avg rating 3.84 — 109,082 ratings — published 2008
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