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Guide to historical novels for 2020

The Historical Novel Society lists mainstream and small press titles historical titles up to the early 1970s.  Details are compiled by Fiona Sheppard (...Read Guide

Guide to children’s and YA historical novels for 2016

This is our guide to historical novels published in 2016, covering children’s, middle-grade and young adult titles, set in the 1960s and earlier. ...Read Guide

Guide to children’s and YA historical novels for 2019

The Historical Novel Society lists mainstream and small press titles for readers aged 4 – 18. Details are compiled by Fiona Sheppard. The publisher recommended age ...Read Guide

Guide to historical novels for 2019

The Historical Novel Society lists mainstream and small press titles set in the 1960s and earlier.  Details are compiled by Fiona Sheppard  (US &...Read Guide

Guide to children’s and YA historical novels for 2018

The Historical Novel Society lists mainstream and small press titles for readers aged 4 – 18. Details are compiled by Fiona Sheppard. The publisher recommended age ...Read Guide

Guide to historical novels for 2018

The Historical Novel Society lists mainstream and small press titles set in the 1960s and earlier.  Details are compiled by Sarah Johnson (US) ...Read Guide

Guide to historical novels for 2017

The Historical Novel Society lists mainstream and small press titles set in the 1960s and earlier.  Details were compiled by Sarah Johnson (US) ...Read Guide

Guide to children’s and YA historical novels for 2017

The following is our list of 2017 historical novels, for junior, middle-grade and YA, compiled by Fiona Sheppard, using US, CAN & UK catalogues. ...Read Guide

Guide to historical novels for 2013

Below is our guide to historical novels for adults published in 2013. For newer titles, check out of lists of forthcoming adult historical novels ...Read Guide

Guide to historical novels for 2012

January 2012 Ellis Avery, The Last Nude, Riverhead (a young American model and art deco painter Tamara de Lempicka in the art world of 1927 ...Read Guide