Historical Fictionistas

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The Last Kingdom
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Start date
September 1, 2018
Finish date
October 1, 2018
Discussion
Group Read Discussions
Why we're reading this
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2018 Introductions
By Gretchen , Keep your head up or the crown slips · 214 posts · 425 views
last updated Sep 19, 2018 11:10AM
This topic has been closed to new comments. Announcement Regarding New Goodreads Review TOS - PLEASE READ!
By Becky , Moddess · 272 posts · 1856 views
last updated Jun 29, 2018 05:08AM
This topic has been closed to new comments. * Group Announcements
By Jackie , That's Her Constableness to you! · 8 posts · 951 views
last updated Jan 11, 2017 04:13PM
* Group Rules and Information
By Becky , Moddess · 134 posts · 5507 views
last updated Jul 17, 2018 06:00PM
* Group Related Comments, Questions or Suggestions?
By Becky , Moddess · 429 posts · 1125 views
last updated Aug 16, 2018 07:33AM
JoLene
By Becky , Moddess · 19 posts · 57 views
last updated 8 hours, 2 min ago
Author/Publisher Group Giveaway Rules
By Jackie , That's Her Constableness to you! · 18 posts · 105 views
last updated Apr 27, 2018 12:22AM
Showing 5 of 11 topics — 2,497 comments total
+ Nominations
This topic has been closed to new comments. * Previous Themes
By Jasmine , Giveaway Goddess · 1 post · 53 views
last updated Jun 11, 2018 05:56PM
* Theme Suggestion Thread
By Becky , Moddess · 234 posts · 1989 views
last updated Sep 22, 2018 11:03AM
November 2018 Nominations
By Gretchen , Keep your head up or the crown slips · 56 posts · 264 views
last updated Sep 23, 2018 01:48PM
This topic has been closed to new comments. October 2018 Nominations
By Gretchen , Keep your head up or the crown slips · 71 posts · 325 views
last updated Aug 21, 2018 06:50AM
This topic has been closed to new comments. September 2018 Group Read Nominations
By Gretchen , Keep your head up or the crown slips · 55 posts · 324 views
last updated Jul 22, 2018 08:13PM
This topic has been closed to new comments. * Group Read Selections List
By Becky , Moddess · 1 post · 1084 views
last updated Jan 21, 2015 06:51AM
September 2018- The Last Kingdom *SPOILERS*
By Jasmine , Giveaway Goddess · 12 posts · 45 views
last updated Sep 17, 2018 05:53PM
September 2018- The Last Kingdom *NO SPOILERS*
By Jasmine , Giveaway Goddess · 16 posts · 57 views
last updated Sep 14, 2018 02:47PM
August 2018-- The Underground Railroad *SPOILERS*
By Jasmine , Giveaway Goddess · 22 posts · 76 views
last updated Sep 05, 2018 04:06PM
August 2018-- The Underground Railroad *NO SPOILERS*
By Jasmine , Giveaway Goddess · 11 posts · 99 views
last updated Sep 03, 2018 10:59AM
Showing 5 of 46 topics — 24,182 comments total
+ The Front Parlor
* 2018: What are you reading
By Jasmine , Giveaway Goddess · 1314 posts · 470 views
last updated 6 hours, 17 min ago
Favorite Obsolete Words
By Marschel · 141 posts · 467 views
last updated Sep 05, 2018 06:15PM
Do you always finish a book you start reading?
By K.J. · 53 posts · 86 views
last updated Sep 04, 2018 01:26PM
Awesome Articles and Recommendations
By Jamie · 3 posts · 32 views
last updated Aug 04, 2018 05:37AM
How did you get into Historical Fiction?
By Joanne · 397 posts · 779 views
last updated Jul 08, 2018 04:20AM
Group Series: Here Be Dragons- Book 1 (Author Participation)
By Jackie , That's Her Constableness to you! · 162 posts · 685 views
last updated Aug 26, 2018 02:19AM
The Pillars of the Earth (Kingsbridge)
By Gretchen , Keep your head up or the crown slips · 23 posts · 111 views
last updated Aug 05, 2018 04:27PM
Mary Russell and Sherlock Holmes
By Gretchen , Keep your head up or the crown slips · 30 posts · 57 views
last updated Jul 05, 2018 08:38PM
Group series discussion - Feedback (and/or Noms) needed!
By Becky , Moddess · 19 posts · 231 views
last updated Apr 23, 2018 04:12AM
Code Name Verity
By Gretchen , Keep your head up or the crown slips · 3 posts · 41 views
last updated Apr 10, 2018 10:52PM
Showing 5 of 34 topics — 3,256 comments total
+ Challenges
* Challenge Task Suggestions - ONGOING
By Becky , Moddess · 306 posts · 1103 views
last updated May 04, 2018 12:36PM
September 2018 Mini Challenge--Around the World
By Jasmine , Giveaway Goddess · 25 posts · 47 views
last updated Sep 22, 2018 11:05AM
TBR Challenge 2018 Scores
By Jasmine , Giveaway Goddess · 251 posts · 127 views
last updated Sep 02, 2018 07:23PM
TBR Challenge 2018 Rules/Questions
By Jasmine , Giveaway Goddess · 64 posts · 102 views
last updated Jul 31, 2018 01:34PM
TBR Challenge 2018 Reading Lists
By Jasmine , Giveaway Goddess · 24 posts · 103 views
last updated Jul 31, 2018 01:33PM
* HELP!! What's That Book Again??
By Becky , Moddess · 211 posts · 1386 views
last updated May 10, 2018 11:42PM
This topic has been closed to new comments. * Guidelines -- PLEASE READ THIS FIRST!
By Becky , Moddess · 1 post · 796 views
last updated Aug 03, 2009 08:09PM
What book gave you the best insight into another time?
By Barbara · 65 posts · 91 views
last updated Sep 06, 2018 02:21PM
Why is WWI so neglected?
By Allison · 38 posts · 86 views
last updated Aug 28, 2018 08:48PM
historical facts
By Helen · 61 posts · 209 views
last updated Jul 17, 2018 07:48AM
Showing 5 of 332 topics — 8,050 comments total
+ Recommendations?
Young Adult HF with male protagonists
By Cheryl A · 3 posts · 15 views
last updated Sep 21, 2018 05:14PM
Can anyone recommend books written with similar style?
By Cliff · 9 posts · 41 views
last updated Sep 18, 2018 07:23PM
(Modern) historical fiction
By Teresa · 17 posts · 49 views
last updated Sep 17, 2018 03:26AM
In need of a new WWII book.
By Madelynn · 136 posts · 330 views
last updated Sep 16, 2018 06:45PM
Pillar of the earthlike book
By Bart · 6 posts · 38 views
last updated Aug 29, 2018 01:21PM
Showing 5 of 62 topics — 1,740 comments total
+ Favorite HF Authors
This topic has been closed to new comments. * They Must Be Your Favorite for A Reason...
By Becky , Moddess · 1 post · 670 views
last updated Aug 03, 2009 09:20PM
Erik Larson
By Jen Ƹ̴Ӂ̴Ʒ · 9 posts · 96 views
last updated Sep 03, 2018 10:51AM
John Jakes for US Historical Fiction
By ROBERT · 10 posts · 36 views
last updated Aug 01, 2018 01:15PM
William Safire
By Wendy · 1 post · 18 views
last updated Jul 05, 2018 07:06AM
Sarah Dunant
By Anne Line · 9 posts · 34 views
last updated Jun 28, 2018 02:28PM
Showing 5 of 15 topics — 31,549 comments total
+ Fun & Games
This topic has been closed to new comments. * Recess!
By Becky , Moddess · 1 post · 290 views
last updated Aug 03, 2009 09:16PM
Word Association Pt 2
By Becky , Moddess · 20318 posts · 693 views
last updated 1 minute ago
Last Letter
By Jennifer · 2879 posts · 1046 views
last updated 13 hours, 8 min ago
Which One?
By Jennifer · 4571 posts · 1151 views
last updated Sep 22, 2018 11:24AM
One Word Story
By Sarah · 55 posts · 62 views
last updated Jul 09, 2018 10:30AM
This topic has been closed to new comments. * Share Your Ambitions With Us!
By Becky , Moddess · 2 posts · 366 views
last updated Jan 11, 2017 04:26PM
Are reading goals fun or stressful?
By Tracie · 85 posts · 387 views
last updated Jul 13, 2018 04:49PM
* HFU 2016 - BA Requirements & Questions
By JoLene , Mistress of the Challenge · 69 posts · 490 views
last updated Feb 18, 2018 05:09PM
* 2016: Looking for a book/task recommendation
By JoLene , Mistress of the Challenge · 39 posts · 288 views
last updated Jul 19, 2017 10:36AM
Viji - HFU Challenge 2016
By Viji · 6 posts · 81 views
last updated Nov 25, 2017 10:00PM
Wanda's M.A.-History
By Wanda · 3 posts · 30 views
last updated Oct 18, 2017 03:38PM
Cindy F HFU 2016 BA Science and Mathematics
By Cindy · 7 posts · 79 views
last updated Oct 12, 2017 01:30PM
Contests & Giveaways
By Becky , Moddess · 262 posts · 1064 views
last updated Sep 07, 2018 08:26AM
Giveaway Shannon's Revenge
By Jasmine , Giveaway Goddess · 1 post · 26 views
last updated Aug 27, 2018 08:15PM
This topic has been closed to new comments. Giveaway When Water was Everywhere
By Jasmine , Giveaway Goddess · 18 posts · 39 views
last updated Aug 11, 2018 04:39PM
Deals & Discounts
By Becky , Moddess · 247 posts · 838 views
last updated Jul 30, 2018 08:35AM
News & Upcoming Releases
By Becky , Moddess · 398 posts · 1113 views
last updated Jul 19, 2018 09:10AM
This topic has been closed to new comments. * The NEW purpose of this folder...
By Becky , Moddess · 1 post · 378 views
last updated Dec 16, 2012 07:31PM
Publishing
By Irene · 14 posts · 36 views
last updated Aug 29, 2018 02:23PM
Do you ever feel stupid writing sex scenes?
By J. · 216 posts · 509 views
last updated Jul 13, 2018 02:55PM
Want to be interviewed about your book?
By Wayne · 11 posts · 99 views
last updated Jul 05, 2018 12:21PM
HF Authors Who Blog...
By Michael · 46 posts · 137 views
last updated Apr 27, 2018 08:50AM
This topic has been closed to new comments. * 2017: Introductions
By Jackie , That's Her Constableness to you! · 345 posts · 659 views
last updated Dec 31, 2017 02:26AM
* Book recommendations to complete the tasks
By JoLene , Mistress of the Challenge · 193 posts · 594 views
last updated May 14, 2015 02:44PM
* Historical Fictionista University - BA Requirements & Questions
By JoLene , Mistress of the Challenge · 612 posts · 1231 views
last updated Dec 29, 2014 06:03AM
* Historical Fictionista University - Masters Requirements & Questions
By JoLene , Mistress of the Challenge · 252 posts · 542 views
last updated Aug 05, 2015 01:35PM
* Historical Fictionista University - PhD Requirements & Questions
By JoLene , Mistress of the Challenge · 77 posts · 482 views
last updated Jul 26, 2014 08:31AM
Showing 5 of 55 topics — 1,316 comments total
+ HFU CHallenge - 2014
* HFU 2014 - Masters Requirements & Questions
By JoLene , Mistress of the Challenge · 61 posts · 401 views
last updated Jan 01, 2016 01:12PM
* HFU 2014 - BA Requirements & Questions
By JoLene , Mistress of the Challenge · 343 posts · 589 views
last updated Apr 10, 2015 11:16AM
HFU Book Suggestions
By Fi · 72 posts · 171 views
last updated Feb 21, 2015 10:06AM
Linda's HFU 2014 BA Challenge
By Linda · 1 post · 21 views
last updated Dec 28, 2014 11:52AM
Traveling Diva's 2014 HFU Challenge
By Traveling Div… · 6 posts · 68 views
last updated Dec 23, 2014 07:54AM
* HFU 2015 - BA Requirements & Questions
By JoLene , Mistress of the Challenge · 113 posts · 269 views
last updated Aug 14, 2016 02:22AM
* 2015 - Looking for a book/Recommendations
By JoLene , Mistress of the Challenge · 61 posts · 207 views
last updated Feb 02, 2016 07:53AM
Louise's HFU Ph.D 2015
By Louise · 4 posts · 54 views
last updated Jul 25, 2016 07:15AM
Anameeka's HFU 2015 reads
By Anameeka · 7 posts · 65 views
last updated Feb 16, 2016 03:54PM
Louise's HFU BA/MA 2015
By Louise · 25 posts · 89 views
last updated Feb 16, 2016 03:52PM
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What would you like to read for the November 2018 Group Read?

 
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Becky
Becky
Moddess

Jackie
Jackie
That's Her Constableness to you!

JoLene
JoLene
Mistress of the Challenge

Gretchen
Gretchen
Keep your head up or the crown slips

Jasmine
Jasmine
Giveaway Goddess

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