Historical Fiction

Anthologies (multiple authors)

Sherlock Holmes in America

War of the Worlds: Global Dispatches

Armitage, Simon

Sir Gawain and the Green Knight

Atkinson, Kate

Life After Life: A Novel

Baxter, Stephen

The Massacre of Mankind

Card, Orson Scott

Pastwatch: The Redemption of Christopher Columbus

Cather, Willa

The Song of the Lark

Chabon, Michael

The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier & Clay

Dick, Phillip K.

The Man in the High Castle

Downie, Ruth

Medicus: A Novel

Eco, Umberto

The Name of the Rose

Follett, Ken

The Pillars of the Earth (The Pillars of the Earth, Book 1)

World Without End (The Pillars of the Earth, Book 2)

A Column of Fire (The Pillars of the Earth, Book 3)

Gabaldon, Diana


Geoffrey of Monmouth

Histories of the Kings of Britain: King Arthur

George, Margaret

The Autobiography of Henry VIII

The Confessions of Young Nero

Elizabeth I: A Novel

Helen of Troy: A Novel

Mary, Called Magdalene

Mary Queen of Scotland and the Isles

The Memoirs of Cleopatra

Goldman, James

The Lion in Winter

Gowar, Imogen Hermes

The Mermaid and Mrs. Hancock

Gregory, Philippa

The Other Boleyn Girl

Hartley, A. J. and David Hewson

Hamlet, Prince of Denmark: A Novel

Macbeth: A Novel

Headley, Maria Dahvana

Queen of Kings: The Immortal Story of Cleopatra

Hewson, David

Romeo and Juliet: A Novel


Prelude: The Iliad in Perspective

The Iliad

Prelude: The Odyssey in Perspective

The Odyssey

Hugo, Victor

The Hunchback of Notre Dame

Kay, Susan


Kearsley, Susanna

The Firebird

The Winter Sea

Kluger, Steve

The Last Days of Summer

Lewis, Matthew

The Monk

Mack, David

The Midnight Front: A Dark Arts Novel

Malory, Sir Thomas

Le Morte d’Arthur

Meyer, Nicholas

The Canary Trainer: From the Memoirs of John H. Watson

The Seven-Per-Cent Solution: Being a Reprint from the Reminiscences of John H. Watson, M.D.

The West End Horror: A Posthumous Memoir of John H. Watson, M.D.

Miller, Madeline


Moran, Michelle

Rebel Queen

O’Brien, Daniel

How to Fight Presidents: Defending Yourself Against the Badasses Who Ran This Country

Powers, Tim

Hide Me Among the Graves

The Stress of Her Regard

Pressfield, Steven

The Virtues of War: A Novel of Alexander the Great

Puzo, Mario

The Godfather

Pyle, Howard

The Merry Adventures of Robin Hood

Pynchon, Thomas

Gravity’s Rainbow

Roberts, Keith


Sharratt, Mary

Illuminations: A Novel of Hildegard von Bingen

Smith, Dominic

The Last Painting of Sara de Vos

Stone, Irving

The Agony and the Ecstasy: A Biographical Novel of Michelangelo

Striker, Fran

The Lone Ranger Rides

Tolkien, Simon

No Man’s Land

Twain, Mark

A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur’s Court

Personal Recollections of Joan of Arc

Walsh, Michael

As Time Goes By

Waugh, Evelyn

Brideshead Revisited

Wecker, Helene

The Golem and the Jinni (The Golem and the Jinni, Book 1)

The Iron Season (The Golem and the Jinni, Book 2)

Wilcoxson, Samantha

Plantagenet Princess, Tudor Queen: The Story of Elizabeth of York (Plantagenet Embers, Book 1)

Faithful Traitor: The Story of Margaret Pole (Plantagenet Embers, Book 2)

Queen of Martyrs: The Story of Mary I  (Plantagenet Embers, Book 3)

The Last Lancastrian: A Story of Margaret Beaufort (A Plantagenet Embers Novella)

Once a Queen: A Story of Elizabeth Woodville (A Plantagenet Embers Novella)

Prince of York: A Story of Reginald Pole (A Plantagenet Embers Novella)