Opening the door to historical fiction
For writers and readers who love exploring the past.
Founded in 1997, we’re a community of historical fiction lovers. Our members include established and yet to be published authors, readers and publishers.
Join us to connect with members from across the world.Member benefits
Enjoy our 64 page magazine in February, May, August and November.
We run conferences in the US, the UK and Australia. Plus international awards.Upcoming events
Our members lie at the core of the HNS. They include local chapter leaders, reviewers and conference organisers.How to join in
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We help nurture our author members at whatever stage along the writing path they find themselves.
Dive deeper into your favourite books, eras and themes: