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READING - Historical Fiction & More: Home

(Collaborator & contributor to this guide, Victoria Goldberg)

What's Your Favorite Historical Fiction to Read?

Let us know what type of Historical Fiction you prefer! Submit answers below. 

What's Your Favorite Historical Fiction to Read?
Based on real people: 0 votes (0%)
A modern protagonist traveling through time: 0 votes (0%)
World War 1 or 2: 1 votes (50%)
The Colonial Era and the Revolution: 0 votes (0%)
The Feminist Movement: 0 votes (0%)
Slavery & Abolition: 0 votes (0%)
The Holocaust: 1 votes (50%)
Immigration Stories: 0 votes (0%)
Total Votes: 2

Welcome to the World of History in Fiction

Reading isn't history, but history makes for excellent reading. This guide provides suggested historical fiction novels as well as recommended resources for further information about historical figures, places and times.



                             MOTONOBU SATO / SEBUN PHOTO / amanaimages / Universal Images Group


Navigate to discover various reading lists.  Learn about life in different periods.  


The Biography tab can be used to verify details about the lives of different important figures featured within different works. It also contains biographies about some of the writers featured on this guide. Links to databases can be used to discover additional factual information, or more books similar to titles you've enjoyed.