October 19, 2017, 10:56:32 PM

Author Topic: Abesbook 50 Essential Historical Fiction Books  (Read 836 times)

Online Eclipse

  • Warning: this topic has not been posted in for at least 120 days.
  • Ta'veren
  • **
  • Posts: 3427
  • Total likes: 1607
  • Gender: Male
    • View Profile
« Last Edit: August 12, 2017, 10:05:58 PM by Eclipse »
According to some,* heroic deaths are admirable things

* Generally those who don't have to do it.Politicians and writers spring to mind

Jonathan Stroud:Ptolmy's Gate

Online ScarletBea

  • Positive Invisible Fighter - and bringer of Cake. 2nd in Command of the Writing Contest
  • Writing Group
  • Big Wee Hag
  • ******
  • Posts: 8278
  • Total likes: 4806
  • Gender: Female
  • Geeky Reading Introvert
    • View Profile
    • LibraryThing profile
Re: Abesbook top 50 Essential Historical Fiction Books
« Reply #1 on: August 12, 2017, 09:21:14 PM »
I've read 7 of that list...
At home in the Fantasy Faction forum!
In traditional art I see what the artist made. In contemporary/modern art I see myself...

Offline Yora

Re: Abesbook top 50 Essential Historical Fiction Books
« Reply #2 on: August 12, 2017, 09:32:51 PM »
I've not read even one.

I have heard of 10. Mostly because of movies made of them.

But I've head a problem with anyone claiming authority over what is objectively the best literature since about 5th grade.
« Last Edit: August 12, 2017, 09:35:30 PM by Yora »
Spriggan's Den

There is nothing to read!

Online cupiscent

Re: Abesbook 50 Essential Historical Fiction Books
« Reply #3 on: August 12, 2017, 11:29:22 PM »
Interesting collection. Quite a geographical spread, which is nice to see.

Historical fiction isn't really my thing, but I've read 8 of them.