Here you will discover the best historical fiction books from the origins of hugely popularised franchises to unique, fictional takes on significant historical events. Historical fiction books are the place to find stories featuring familiar figures or places which existed in ages past while indulging in a narrative.
Our wide selection includes sub-genres of anything from historical crime fiction to medieval historical fiction romance. Perhaps you enjoy reading tales of the Roman empire first-hand or getting gripped by WW2 fiction bringing recent history back to life. From Hilary Mantel’s award-winning stories and Robert Graves’ engrossing narratives, we’ll have a book for you.