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My Favourite Historical Fiction Books

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The Secret Countess
The Secret Countess
"Set in England just after WWI, its such a good book it almost moved me to tears in places, I would recommend this and all the author's other books too!!"
The Other Boleyn Girl
The Other Boleyn Girl
"Set in England during the reign of Henry VIII, it was an absolutely absorbing read, I finished really quickly and then moved onto Philippa Gregory's other books"
The Queen's Fool
The Queen's Fool
"Set in England/Calais during the 1550's, after reading The Other Boleyn Girl I was really eager to read more from Philippa Gregory and she didn't disappoint"
The Fever and the Flame: "At the Sign of the Sugared Plum" , "Petals in the Ashes"
The Fever and the Flame: "At the Sign of the Sugared Plum" , "Petals in the Ashes"
"Set in London in the 1665/1666, two really good stories"
At the House of the Magician
At the House of the Magician
"Set in England during the reign on Elizabeth I, this and its sequel are really enjoyable reads"
I am Rembrandt's Daughter
I am Rembrandt's Daughter
"Set in Amsterdam in the 1660's, it was another moving book"
Sovay
Sovay
"Set in England/France in the mid 1790's, one of Celia Ree's best books in my opinion"
Pirates!
Pirates!
"Set in 1724, quite a long book, but such a good one it doesn't take long to get through"
Witch Child
Witch Child
"Set in England/America in 1659/1660, a really good book that really captured my imagination , the sequel carries on the brilliant story"
Mary, Bloody Mary
Mary, Bloody Mary
"Set in England in the 1520's/1530's, it is about the years of Mary I as Anne Boleyn came into her life, I couldn't put this down"
Beware, Princess Elizabeth
Beware, Princess Elizabeth
"Set in England in the 1540's/1550's, a story of Elizabeth I's years between her father's death and her own ascension to the throne, another good book from Carolyn Meyer"
The Ruby in the Smoke (Point)
The Ruby in the Smoke (Point)
"Set in Victorian London, I found this, like Philip Pullman's Dark Materials Trilogy an absolutely superb book, and the sequels don't disappoint either"
Deptford Histories, The: The Alchymist's Cat (The Deptford Histories)
Deptford Histories, The: The Alchymist's Cat (The Deptford Histories)
"Set in London in the 1660's, i really enjoyed this book but it can be a little dark and disturbing in places, there's more fantasy in this book than in most of the others on this list"
Daughter of Venice
Daughter of Venice
"Set in Venice in 1592, really easy to read, I got through it quite quickly"