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The Book Thief The Book Thief (Hardcover)
by (shelved 3611 times as historical)
avg rating 4.36 — 1,486,461 ratings — published 2005
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Outlander (Outlander, #1) Outlander (Outlander, #1)
by (shelved 2940 times as historical)
avg rating 4.22 — 670,819 ratings — published 1991
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All the Light We Cannot See All the Light We Cannot See (Hardcover)
by (shelved 1944 times as historical)
avg rating 4.32 — 722,512 ratings — published 2014
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The Diary of a Young Girl The Diary of a Young Girl (Mass Market Paperback)
by (shelved 1929 times as historical)
avg rating 4.12 — 2,288,588 ratings — published 1947
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Pride and Prejudice Pride and Prejudice (Paperback)
by (shelved 1926 times as historical)
avg rating 4.25 — 2,452,118 ratings — published 1813
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The Help The Help (Hardcover)
by (shelved 1923 times as historical)
avg rating 4.46 — 1,794,322 ratings — published 2009
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Memoirs of a Geisha Memoirs of a Geisha (Mass Market Paperback)
by (shelved 1887 times as historical)
avg rating 4.09 — 1,524,812 ratings — published 1997
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The Pillars of the Earth (Kingsbridge, #1) The Pillars of the Earth (Kingsbridge, #1)
by (shelved 1643 times as historical)
avg rating 4.30 — 554,133 ratings — published 1989
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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 1544 times as historical)
avg rating 4.05 — 418,465 ratings — published 2001
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To Kill a Mockingbird To Kill a Mockingbird (Paperback)
by (shelved 1507 times as historical)
avg rating 4.26 — 3,740,008 ratings — published 1960
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Dragonfly in Amber (Outlander, #2) Dragonfly in Amber (Outlander, #2)
by (shelved 1473 times as historical)
avg rating 4.32 — 239,727 ratings — published 1992
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Code Name Verity (Code Name Verity, #1) Code Name Verity (Code Name Verity, #1)
by (shelved 1348 times as historical)
avg rating 4.06 — 78,130 ratings — published 2012
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Gone with the Wind Gone with the Wind (Paperback)
by (shelved 1333 times as historical)
avg rating 4.29 — 968,384 ratings — published 1936
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The Nightingale The Nightingale (Hardcover)
by (shelved 1229 times as historical)
avg rating 4.56 — 449,952 ratings — published 2015
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Voyager (Outlander, #3) Voyager (Outlander, #3)
by (shelved 1204 times as historical)
avg rating 4.39 — 214,799 ratings — published 1993
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Night (The Night Trilogy, #1) Night (The Night Trilogy, #1)
by (shelved 1183 times as historical)
avg rating 4.31 — 817,964 ratings — published 1958
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Devil in Winter (Wallflowers, #3) Devil in Winter (Wallflowers, #3)
by (shelved 1162 times as historical)
avg rating 4.25 — 47,638 ratings — published 2006
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Jane Eyre Jane Eyre (Paperback)
by (shelved 1148 times as historical)
avg rating 4.11 — 1,380,876 ratings — published 1847
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The Duke and I (Bridgertons, #1) The Duke and I (Bridgertons, #1)
by (shelved 1140 times as historical)
avg rating 4.10 — 69,636 ratings — published 2000
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Water for Elephants Water for Elephants (Paperback)
by (shelved 1109 times as historical)
avg rating 4.08 — 1,201,633 ratings — published 2006
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Between Shades of Gray Between Shades of Gray (Hardcover)
by (shelved 1078 times as historical)
avg rating 4.37 — 122,571 ratings — published 2011
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The Gentleman's Guide to Vice and Virtue (Montague Siblings, #1) The Gentleman's Guide to Vice and Virtue (Montague Siblings, #1)
by (shelved 1067 times as historical)
avg rating 4.16 — 43,580 ratings — published 2017
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The Boy in the Striped Pajamas The Boy in the Striped Pajamas (Hardcover)
by (shelved 1061 times as historical)
avg rating 4.12 — 386,294 ratings — published 2006
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The Great Gatsby The Great Gatsby (Paperback)
by (shelved 997 times as historical)
avg rating 3.90 — 3,138,151 ratings — published 1925
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Girl with a Pearl Earring Girl with a Pearl Earring (Paperback)
by (shelved 997 times as historical)
avg rating 3.86 — 549,792 ratings — published 2000
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A Great and Terrible Beauty (Gemma Doyle, #1) A Great and Terrible Beauty (Gemma Doyle, #1)
by (shelved 990 times as historical)
avg rating 3.79 — 190,331 ratings — published 2003
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The Song of Achilles The Song of Achilles (Hardcover)
by (shelved 982 times as historical)
avg rating 4.31 — 94,828 ratings — published 2011
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Drums of Autumn (Outlander, #4) Drums of Autumn (Outlander, #4)
by (shelved 981 times as historical)
avg rating 4.35 — 168,528 ratings — published 1996
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Mine Till Midnight (The Hathaways, #1) Mine Till Midnight (The Hathaways, #1)
by (shelved 966 times as historical)
avg rating 4.08 — 50,876 ratings — published 2007
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Secrets of a Summer Night (Wallflowers, #1) Secrets of a Summer Night (Wallflowers, #1)
by (shelved 961 times as historical)
avg rating 4.05 — 43,185 ratings — published 2004
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Wolf Hall Wolf Hall (Paperback)
by (shelved 950 times as historical)
avg rating 3.86 — 131,364 ratings — published 2009
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Little Women Little Women (Paperback)
by (shelved 944 times as historical)
avg rating 4.05 — 1,428,936 ratings — published 1868
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The Madness of Lord Ian Mackenzie (Mackenzies & McBrides, #1) The Madness of Lord Ian Mackenzie (Mackenzies & McBrides, #1)
by (shelved 929 times as historical)
avg rating 4.05 — 24,828 ratings — published 2009
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Salt to the Sea Salt to the Sea (Hardcover)
by (shelved 920 times as historical)
avg rating 4.36 — 77,446 ratings — published 2016
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Number the Stars Number the Stars (Paperback)
by (shelved 910 times as historical)
avg rating 4.13 — 375,059 ratings — published 1989
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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 909 times as historical)
avg rating 4.08 — 33,338 ratings — published 2010
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Grave Mercy (His Fair Assassin, #1) Grave Mercy (His Fair Assassin, #1)
by (shelved 903 times as historical)
avg rating 3.91 — 82,917 ratings — published 2012
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The White Queen (The Plantagenet and Tudor Novels, #2) The White Queen (The Plantagenet and Tudor Novels, #2)
by (shelved 865 times as historical)
avg rating 3.92 — 140,447 ratings — published 2009
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The Viscount Who Loved Me (Bridgertons, #2) The Viscount Who Loved Me (Bridgertons, #2)
by (shelved 865 times as historical)
avg rating 4.19 — 42,717 ratings — published 2000
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It Happened One Autumn (Wallflowers, #2) It Happened One Autumn (Wallflowers, #2)
by (shelved 856 times as historical)
avg rating 4.15 — 37,643 ratings — published 2005
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The Name of the Rose The Name of the Rose (Paperback)
by (shelved 809 times as historical)
avg rating 4.12 — 250,804 ratings — published 1980
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The Diviners (The Diviners, #1) The Diviners (The Diviners, #1)
by (shelved 808 times as historical)
avg rating 3.97 — 57,290 ratings — published 2012
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The Fiery Cross (Outlander, #5) The Fiery Cross (Outlander, #5)
by (shelved 808 times as historical)
avg rating 4.26 — 136,947 ratings — published 2001
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Romancing Mister Bridgerton (Bridgertons, #4) Romancing Mister Bridgerton (Bridgertons, #4)
by (shelved 808 times as historical)
avg rating 4.19 — 38,600 ratings — published 2002
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The Bride (Lairds' Fiancées, #1) The Bride (Lairds' Fiancées, #1)
by (shelved 800 times as historical)
avg rating 4.26 — 48,731 ratings — published 1989
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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 799 times as historical)
avg rating 3.94 — 27,520 ratings — published 2012
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Clockwork Angel (The Infernal Devices, #1) Clockwork Angel (The Infernal Devices, #1)
by (shelved 798 times as historical)
avg rating 4.33 — 569,821 ratings — published 2010
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Sense and Sensibility Sense and Sensibility (Paperback)
by (shelved 788 times as historical)
avg rating 4.06 — 837,244 ratings — published 1811
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Lauren Willig
“Patience is only a virtue when there is something worth waiting for.”
Lauren Willig, The Masque of the Black Tulip

Ellen Brazer
“Some people like the Jews, and some do not. But no thoughtful man can deny the fact that they are, beyond any question, the most formidable and most remarkable race which has appeared in the world.
— Winston S. Churchill”
Ellen Brazer, Clouds Across the Sun

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