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The Book Thief The Book Thief (Hardcover)
by (shelved 3027 times as historical)
avg rating 4.35 — 1,870,677 ratings — published 2005
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Outlander (Outlander #1) Outlander (Outlander #1)
by (shelved 2528 times as historical)
avg rating 4.19 — 783,236 ratings — published 1991
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The Help The Help (Hardcover)
by (shelved 1679 times as historical)
avg rating 4.45 — 1,897,319 ratings — published 2009
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The Diary of a Young Girl The Diary of a Young Girl (Mass Market Paperback)
by (shelved 1673 times as historical)
avg rating 4.09 — 2,563,447 ratings — published 1947
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Pride and Prejudice Pride and Prejudice (Paperback)
by (shelved 1670 times as historical)
avg rating 4.23 — 2,631,677 ratings — published 1813
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Memoirs of a Geisha Memoirs of a Geisha (Mass Market Paperback)
by (shelved 1639 times as historical)
avg rating 4.18 — 38,566 ratings — published 1997
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The Other Boleyn Girl (The Plantagenet and Tudor Novels, #9) The Other Boleyn Girl (The Plantagenet and Tudor Novels, #9)
by (shelved 1436 times as historical)
avg rating 4.04 — 479,677 ratings — published 2001
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The Pillars of the Earth  (Kingsbridge series, #1) The Pillars of the Earth (Kingsbridge series, #1)
by (shelved 1399 times as historical)
avg rating 4.29 — 654,476 ratings — published 1989
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All the Light We Cannot See All the Light We Cannot See (Hardcover)
by (shelved 1348 times as historical)
avg rating 4.30 — 873,255 ratings — published 2014
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Dragonfly in Amber (Outlander, #2) Dragonfly in Amber (Outlander, #2)
by (shelved 1276 times as historical)
avg rating 4.30 — 247,510 ratings — published 1992
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To Kill a Mockingbird (To Kill a Mockingbird #1) To Kill a Mockingbird (To Kill a Mockingbird #1)
by (shelved 1215 times as historical)
avg rating 4.24 — 4,020,627 ratings — published 1960
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Gone with the Wind Gone with the Wind (Paperback)
by (shelved 1179 times as historical)
avg rating 4.27 — 1,280,922 ratings — published 1936
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Code Name Verity (Code Name Verity, #1) Code Name Verity (Code Name Verity, #1)
by (shelved 1149 times as historical)
avg rating 4.06 — 151,623 ratings — published 2012
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Voyager (Outlander, #3) Voyager (Outlander, #3)
by (shelved 1024 times as historical)
avg rating 4.37 — 215,327 ratings — published 1993
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Night Night (Paperback)
by (shelved 1003 times as historical)
avg rating 4.29 — 892,918 ratings — published 1958
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The Duke and I (Bridgertons, #1) The Duke and I (Bridgertons, #1)
by (shelved 987 times as historical)
avg rating 4.12 — 87,226 ratings — published 2000
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Devil in Winter (Wallflowers, #3) Devil in Winter (Wallflowers, #3)
by (shelved 985 times as historical)
avg rating 4.26 — 50,496 ratings — published 2006
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Jane Eyre Jane Eyre (Paperback)
by (shelved 970 times as historical)
avg rating 4.08 — 1,624,904 ratings — published 1847
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Girl with a Pearl Earring Girl with a Pearl Earring (Paperback)
by (shelved 905 times as historical)
avg rating 3.84 — 611,521 ratings — published 1999
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A Great and Terrible Beauty (Gemma Doyle, #1) A Great and Terrible Beauty (Gemma Doyle, #1)
by (shelved 898 times as historical)
avg rating 3.79 — 322,250 ratings — published 2003
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Wolf Hall (Thomas Cromwell, #1) Wolf Hall (Thomas Cromwell, #1)
by (shelved 858 times as historical)
avg rating 3.84 — 188,441 ratings — published 2009
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Between Shades of Gray Between Shades of Gray (Hardcover)
by (shelved 856 times as historical)
avg rating 4.34 — 203,859 ratings — published 2011
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Grave Mercy (His Fair Assassin, #1) Grave Mercy (His Fair Assassin, #1)
by (shelved 844 times as historical)
avg rating 3.92 — 185,472 ratings — published 2012
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The Boy in the Striped Pajamas The Boy in the Striped Pajamas (Hardcover)
by (shelved 839 times as historical)
avg rating 4.10 — 442,589 ratings — published 2006
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Drums of Autumn (Outlander, #4) Drums of Autumn (Outlander, #4)
by (shelved 838 times as historical)
avg rating 4.33 — 181,336 ratings — published 1996
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Mine Till Midnight (The Hathaways, #1) Mine Till Midnight (The Hathaways, #1)
by (shelved 826 times as historical)
avg rating 4.09 — 75,758 ratings — published 2007
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The Great Gatsby The Great Gatsby (Paperback)
by (shelved 815 times as historical)
avg rating 3.88 — 3,290,709 ratings — published 1925
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Little Women (Little Women, #1) Little Women (Little Women, #1)
by (shelved 810 times as historical)
avg rating 4.03 — 1,553,002 ratings — published 1868
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Secrets of a Summer Night (Wallflowers, #1) Secrets of a Summer Night (Wallflowers, #1)
by (shelved 809 times as historical)
avg rating 4.05 — 48,021 ratings — published 2004
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Nine Rules to Break When Romancing a Rake (Love By Numbers, #1) Nine Rules to Break When Romancing a Rake (Love By Numbers, #1)
by (shelved 790 times as historical)
avg rating 4.08 — 44,818 ratings — published 2010
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The Madness of Lord Ian Mackenzie (Mackenzies & McBrides, #1) The Madness of Lord Ian Mackenzie (Mackenzies & McBrides, #1)
by (shelved 787 times as historical)
avg rating 4.06 — 35,478 ratings — published 2009
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Number the Stars Number the Stars (Mass Market Paperback)
by (shelved 764 times as historical)
avg rating 4.10 — 428,639 ratings — published 1989
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The Nightingale The Nightingale (Hardcover)
by (shelved 756 times as historical)
avg rating 4.52 — 470,075 ratings — published 2015
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The Viscount Who Loved Me (Bridgertons, #2) The Viscount Who Loved Me (Bridgertons, #2)
by (shelved 744 times as historical)
avg rating 4.19 — 43,946 ratings — published 2000
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It Happened One Autumn (Wallflowers, #2) It Happened One Autumn (Wallflowers, #2)
by (shelved 738 times as historical)
avg rating 4.16 — 39,415 ratings — published 2005
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Romancing Mister Bridgerton (Bridgertons, #4) Romancing Mister Bridgerton (Bridgertons, #4)
by (shelved 716 times as historical)
avg rating 4.20 — 40,225 ratings — published 2002
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The Fiery Cross (Outlander, #5) The Fiery Cross (Outlander, #5)
by (shelved 708 times as historical)
avg rating 4.25 — 164,814 ratings — published 2001
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The Constant Princess (The Plantagenet and Tudor Novels, #6) The Constant Princess (The Plantagenet and Tudor Novels, #6)
by (shelved 695 times as historical)
avg rating 3.88 — 216,234 ratings — published 2005
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Sense and Sensibility Sense and Sensibility (Paperback)
by (shelved 694 times as historical)
avg rating 4.05 — 1,038,922 ratings — published 1811
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The Name of the Rose The Name of the Rose (Paperback)
by (shelved 688 times as historical)
avg rating 4.10 — 312,589 ratings — published 1980
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Clockwork Angel (The Infernal Devices, #1) Clockwork Angel (The Infernal Devices, #1)
by (shelved 687 times as historical)
avg rating 4.33 — 825,566 ratings — published 2010
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A Rogue by Any Other Name (The Rules of Scoundrels, #1) A Rogue by Any Other Name (The Rules of Scoundrels, #1)
by (shelved 679 times as historical)
avg rating 3.94 — 38,680 ratings — published 2012
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The Bride (Lairds' Fiancées, #1) The Bride (Lairds' Fiancées, #1)
by (shelved 668 times as historical)
avg rating 4.27 — 55,754 ratings — published 1989
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Lord of Scoundrels (Scoundrels, #3) Lord of Scoundrels (Scoundrels, #3)
by (shelved 654 times as historical)
avg rating 4.12 — 26,848 ratings — published 1995
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Atonement Atonement (Paperback)
by (shelved 641 times as historical)
avg rating 3.87 — 526,629 ratings — published 2001
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The Diviners (The Diviners, #1) The Diviners (The Diviners, #1)
by (shelved 639 times as historical)
avg rating 3.96 — 143,353 ratings — published 2012
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Tempt Me at Twilight (The Hathaways, #3) Tempt Me at Twilight (The Hathaways, #3)
by (shelved 635 times as historical)
avg rating 4.17 — 29,735 ratings — published 2009
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