#Historical Fiction

Quiz: Which of the Six Wives of King Henry VIII Are You?

Take this Wives of Henry VIII Quiz to determine which of the six wives of King Henry VIII you are most like.

Five Historical Spy Thrillers Based (In Part) On Real Events

Ever wonder what history’s greatest spies really got up to? These thrilling reads take creative license to imagine up their espionage, including American Spy by Lauren Wilkinson.

Read Harder: A Historical Fiction With a POC or LGBTQ+ Protagonist

In this Read Harder Challenge post, we're recommending books for the task asking you to read a historical fiction with a POC or LGBTQ+ protagonist.

10 Historical Mystery Series to Whisk You Away

With the global pandemic turning every social media visit into doomscrolling, find refuge in these great historical mystery series.

Historical Fiction and the Power of Stories

How historical fiction gave one reader deeper and more vivid insights into history and guided her career in teaching and librarianship.

10 Great YA Novels About WWII

Here are 10 YA novels about World War II set around the world, featuring stories of perseverance and heroism, from Europe to Korea to the US.

50 Of The Best Historical Fiction Books

Ready to travel through time and space? This list of the best historical fiction books gives you the broadest view of our world's shared past.

15 Compelling Historical Fiction Audiobooks

I'm fairly new to the genre and historical fiction audiobooks have been an excellent way to introduce these stories into my repertoire. Treat your ears.

Branch Out with Historical Fiction: It’s More Than Just World War II

Here's why this reader thinks you should read historical fiction and some favorite books that aren't about WWII to get you into the genre.

Title Trend: The Occupation’s Daughter

Clockmakers, astrologers, ringmasters and all the daughters that accompany these occupations. Check out these books that follow the title trend.