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1. Historical Novel Society | Book Reviews

Historical Novel Society | Book ReviewsUK/US About Blog The HNS publishes the quarterly Historical Novels Review magazine, which aims to review every new work of historical fiction released in the USA and the UK. Historical fiction & nonfiction features, guides, reviews. The best and most complete guide to the latest historical fiction in the world.
Frequency 14 posts / year
Blog historicalnovelsociety.org/r..
Facebook fans 8.6K ⋅ Twitter followers 5.9K ⋅ Social Engagement 24 ⋅ Domain Authority 52

2. Reading the Past

Reading the PastFoothills of Mt. Level About Blog News, views, and reviews on historical fiction, both new and old / by Sarah Johnson. Reading the Past is my home on the web for historical fiction, and I use this space for writing about historical novels and discussing the genre with my fellow readers.
Frequency 1 post / week
Blog readingthepast.blogspot.com
Facebook fans 693 ⋅ Twitter followers 4.6K ⋅ Social Engagement 17 ⋅ Domain Authority 42

3. Historical-Fiction.com

Historical-Fiction.comGA, USA About Blog Historical-Fiction.com is a book review blog focusing on the genre of historical fiction. Featuring over 150 reviews, book news, author guest posts and giveaways, Historical-Fiction.com proudly hosts original content and a wide range of titles, new and old.
Frequency 2 posts / quarter
Since Apr 2015
Blog historical-fiction.com
Facebook fans 1.9K ⋅ Twitter followers 1.4K ⋅ Social Engagement 6 ⋅ Domain Authority 34

4. The History Girls

The History GirlsAbout Blog The History Girls are a group of best-selling, award-winning writers of historical fiction and non-fiction. Some of us write for young adults, some for fully fledged adults, some for younger readers.
Frequency 1 post / day
Blog the-history-girls.blogspot.com
Facebook fans 815 ⋅ Twitter followers 7.1K ⋅ Social Engagement 10 ⋅ Domain Authority 48

5. Two Nerdy History Girls

Two Nerdy History GirlsAbout Blog One of us - Loretta Chase -- writes historical romance. One of us -- Susan Holloway Scott --writes historical novels, and as Isabella Bradford, also writes historical romance. We talk about who's wearing what and who's sleeping with whom. We try to sort out rumor or myth from fact. We thought there must be at least three other people out there who think history's fascinating and fun, too. This blog is for them.
Frequency 16 posts / year
Blog twonerdyhistorygirls.blogspo..
Twitter followers 13.2K ⋅ Social Engagement 40 ⋅ Domain Authority 50

6. Historical Novels Society

Historical Novels SocietyUK/US About Blog A guide to historical novels and authors of historical and western fiction; books organized by setting, with information on literary style and genre.
Frequency 30 posts / year
Also in Western Fiction Blogs
Blog historicalnovels.info/histor..
Facebook fans 8.6K ⋅ Twitter followers 5.9K ⋅ Domain Authority 42

7. A Writer of History

A Writer of HistoryAbout Blog A Writer of History is a place to talk about all aspects of historical fiction. Here you will find interviews with top authors and debut authors, results of my reader surveys, musings on being a writer, research on the era I'm writing about, and thoughts on the books I read.
Frequency 3 posts / week
Blog awriterofhistory.com
Facebook fans 728 ⋅ Twitter followers 3.3K ⋅ Social Engagement 25 ⋅ Domain Authority 36

8. Passages to the Past

Passages to the PastAtlanta, GA About Blog Amy's world of Historical Fiction book reviews, author news and future releases.
Frequency 5 posts / week
Also in Novel Blogs
Blog passagestothepast.com
Twitter followers 2.8K ⋅ Social Engagement 5 ⋅ Domain Authority 35

9. Word Wenches | Historical authors blog

Word Wenches | Historical authors blogAll around the world About Blog Eight historical authors plotting the present and writing about the past and improvising the rest.
Frequency 1 post / day
Blog wordwenches.typepad.com
Facebook fans 3.7K ⋅ Social Engagement 38 ⋅ Domain Authority 44

10. Historical Britain Blog

Historical Britain BlogSergeantsville, NJ About Blog In this blog Mercedes Rochelle talks everything about Historical Fiction.
Frequency 2 posts / quarter
Since Mar 2010
Blog historicalbritainblog.com
Twitter followers 6.8K ⋅ Social Engagement 30 ⋅ Domain Authority 15

11. English Historical Fiction Authors

English Historical Fiction AuthorsWorldwide About Blog English Historical Fiction Authors, bringing you daily posts about all aspects of British History. British history posts by authors of British historical fiction.
Frequency 2 posts / week
Blog englishhistoryauthors.blogsp..
Facebook fans 925 ⋅ Twitter followers 624 ⋅ Social Engagement 42 ⋅ Domain Authority 52

12. History and Women

History and WomenAlberta Canada About Blog History and Women is dedicated to writing biographicals of women in history and also some of the latest and best historical fiction releases. I work closely with authors and publishers to help spread the word about fascinating women and some of the latest releases of women's fiction and women's biographical fiction.
Frequency 1 post / quarter
Blog historyandwomen.com
Twitter followers 3K ⋅ Domain Authority 46

13. Austenprose A Jane Austen Blog

Austenprose A Jane Austen BlogSnohomish, Washington, United States About Blog Join the celebration of Jane Austen novels, movies, sequels and the pop culture she has inspired
Frequency 1 post / day
Blog austenprose.com
Twitter followers 9K ⋅ Social Engagement 13 ⋅ Domain Authority 52

14. Historical Fiction Virtual Book Tours

Historical Fiction Virtual Book ToursAtlanta, GA About Blog HFVBT is a virtual book tour company catering specifically to the historical fiction genre created by Amy Bruno. We will work closely with you to identify quality bloggers to review your book and coordinate all aspects of your virtual book tour - reviews, interviews, guest posts and giveaways!
Frequency 4 posts / week
Also in Fiction Blogs
Blog hfvirtualbooktours.com
Facebook fans 3.9K ⋅ Twitter followers 6.3K ⋅ Domain Authority 34

15. Discovering Diamonds | Independent Review Blog promoting quality Historical Fiction

Discovering Diamonds | Independent Review Blog promoting quality Historical FictionChittlehamholt - Devon About Blog I decided to open this review blog because I am passionate about assisting good indie and self-published authors of historical fiction to get noticed, I am also a keen reader of the historical novel and have written a few of my own - both indie and traditional mainstream.
Frequency 1 post / day
Blog discoveringdiamonds.blogspot..
Facebook fans 409 ⋅ Twitter followers 8K ⋅ Social Engagement 9 ⋅ Domain Authority 32

16. Historical Fiction Reader

Historical Fiction ReaderAbout Blog Historical Fiction Reader is a book review blog that specializes in history based fiction and nonfiction. I accept review inquiries for historical fiction and any all related subgenres. This includes traditional historicals, historical fantasy, historical romance, time-slip novels, alternative history, etc.
Frequency 3 posts / week
Since Jun 2018
Blog historicalfictionreader.blog..
Facebook fans 1.6K ⋅ Instagram Followers 550 ⋅ Social Engagement 20 ⋅ Domain Authority 7

17. Reading the Ages

Reading the AgesHertford, North Carolina 27944 About Blog Preferred genres are historic fiction and non-fiction, historical and foreign country mysteries with early and late Medieval of particular interest to me. I read voraciously and review books as a hobby and do not receive compensation for reviews.
Frequency 4 posts / month
Blog myainbookblog.blogspot.com
Twitter followers 83 ⋅ Domain Authority 14

18. Unabridged Chick

Unabridged ChickBoston About Blog A blog featuring book reviews, book giveaways, author interviews, and book-related news. I've a thing for literary fiction and historical novels. But I'm also having a pretty torrid affair with gritty noir and some fantastical fiction. I love interesting heroines, gorgeous prose, place as character, and the occasional werewolf.
Frequency 1 post / day
Blog unabridgedchick.net
Facebook fans 480 ⋅ Twitter followers 1.6K ⋅ Instagram Followers 543 ⋅ Domain Authority 36

19. Mary Anne Yarde | Myths, Legends, Books & Coffee Pots

Mary Anne Yarde | Myths, Legends, Books & Coffee PotsEngland, United Kingdom About Blog The official blog of Historical Fiction author, Mary Anne Yarde, and home to The Coffee Pot Book Club. Come and join Mary Anne on the hunt for everything historical, as well as mythological. Oh, and let's not forget the odd book or two! Grab a cup of coffee and enjoy.
Frequency 2 posts / day
Blog maryanneyarde.blogspot.com
Facebook fans 432 ⋅ Twitter followers 19K ⋅ Social Engagement 14 ⋅ Domain Authority 35

20. Historical Fiction eBooks

Historical Fiction eBooksAbout Blog The Historical Fiction Authors Cooperative (HFAC) is an international group of authors who first teamed up in 2010 to offer readers a selection of high-quality historical fiction e-books.
Frequency 1 post / week
Since May 2012
Blog hfebooks.com
Facebook fans 1.3K ⋅ Social Engagement 10 ⋅ Domain Authority 28

21. Let Them Read Books

Let Them Read BooksYe Olde Dominion About Blog A book blog specializing in historical fiction, romance, and fantasy. . I mostly feature historical fiction and romance on this blog, but you can see all of my reviews on Goodreads.
Frequency 1 post / day
Blog letthemreadbooks.blogspot.com
Facebook fans 1.1K ⋅ Twitter followers 2.3K ⋅ Social Engagement 11 ⋅ Domain Authority 35

22. History from a Woman's Perspective | A Book Blog

History from a Woman's Perspective | A Book BlogUnited States About Blog My intent of this blog is to show history from a different perspective, a woman's. These books that I am going to review are about women in historical eras. These are both nonfiction and fiction and can fit into any genre: historical, YA, mystery, fantasy, etc.
Frequency 1 post / month
Since Aug 2013
Blog historywomanperspective.com
Facebook fans 600 ⋅ Twitter followers 322 ⋅ Social Engagement 5 ⋅ Domain Authority 28

23. The Historical Writers Association | The official website of the HWA

The Historical Writers Association | The official website of the HWAUK About Blog Our passion is history. We are authors, publishers and agents of historical writing, both fiction and non-fiction, and we have created this Association to provide professional and social support to our members, and to create opportunities online and in person for our members to meet with readers, fellow writers and enthusiasts for all things historical.
Frequency 1 post / quarter
Blog historicalwriters.org
Facebook fans 4K ⋅ Twitter followers 3.9K ⋅ Social Engagement 11 ⋅ Domain Authority 32

24. Copper Field Review

Copper Field ReviewLas Vegas, NV About Blog The Copperfield Review is a literary journal for readers and writers of historical fiction. We publish historical fiction, history-based nonfiction, poetry, interviews, and book reviews.
Frequency 3 posts / month
Since Apr 2012
Blog copperfieldreview.com
Facebook fans 2.6K ⋅ Twitter followers 6.8K ⋅ Social Engagement 14 ⋅ Domain Authority 34

25. Historical Readings and Reviews

Historical Readings and ReviewsAbout Blog Historical fiction and history book reviews, upcoming releases, ebook deals, and more. I love all things history and genealogy, if I'm not researching my genealogy in my spare time, I'm usually reading a historical novel or history book.
Frequency 1 post / quarter
Since Dec
Blog historicalreadings.blogspot.com
Domain Authority 16

26. Caz's Reading Room

Caz's Reading RoomUK About Blog Fiction of a historical nature and anything else that takes my fancy. Avid reader and prolific reviewer of historical romance and fiction in book and audiobook formats.
Frequency 3 posts / week
Since May 2012
Blog bookish29.wordpress.com
Facebook fans 62 ⋅ Twitter followers 566 ⋅ Social Engagement 1 ⋅ Domain Authority 15

27. Novelhistorian

NovelhistorianAbout Blog To me, a historical novel describes settings, events, and conditions at least fifty years old, though I'll bend that to suit my interest in the late Sixties and the Vietnam War, the era I came of age. I avoid sagas, and I won't review novels that mix the past and present.
Frequency 4 posts / month
Since Oct 2014
Blog novelhistorian.com
Domain Authority 12

28. HerStory Novels | Historical fiction by women, about women

HerStory Novels | Historical fiction by women, about womenColumbus, Ohio About Blog On this site you will find lists of historical fiction by women and about women, as well as reviews of books I have read and enjoyed, and occasional author interviews. I include books that put women and girls front and center. I emphasize classic and literary historical fiction written for adults, and steer away from historical romances or mysteries.
Frequency 1 post / quarter
Blog herstorynovels.com
Facebook fans 1.4K ⋅ Twitter followers 446 ⋅ Domain Authority 14

29. Author Jodie Toohey

Author Jodie TooheyAbout Blog Author Jodie Toohey is a poet/novelist who also helps writers say what they want to say from pre-idea to reader with craft, editing, and marketing help.
Frequency 2 posts / quarter
Blog jodietoohey.com/book-reviews
Facebook fans 234 ⋅ Domain Authority 13

30. Novel PASTimes

Novel PASTimesAbout Blog Blog about all things related to historical fiction. Our blog has been around since 2005. You will find some fun interviews with characters from some of your favorite historical novels, along with This Day in History, a sprinkling of book reviews, and more.
Frequency 8 posts / quarter
Since Sep 2017
Blog novelpastimes.com
Facebook fans 437 ⋅ Twitter followers 84 ⋅ Social Engagement 17 ⋅ Domain Authority 28

31. A Darn Good Read

A Darn Good ReadAustralia About Blog Historical fiction book reviews and random musings. I read historical fiction and its sub-genres spanning the times of William the Conqueror and World War II; occasionally, I stray out of my timeline.
Frequency 2 posts / week
Since Oct 2013
Blog adarngoodread.blogspot.com
Facebook fans 26 ⋅ Twitter followers 106 ⋅ Social Engagement 2 ⋅ Domain Authority 20

32. Sepia Tinted Window

Sepia Tinted WindowLondon, UK About Blog I'm Ffion, a twenty-something from the UK with a passion for all things historical fiction! Although I read a variety of genres, I'm always drawn to historical fiction more than any other, and it's certainly my favourite genre to write. This blog will include reviews of historical fiction books I've recently read, and also snippets of interesting historical facts I've picked up whilst researching for my novels.
Frequency 16 posts / year
Since May 2017
Blog sepiatintedwindow.wordpress.com
Twitter followers 177 ⋅ Social Engagement 1 ⋅ Domain Authority 11

33. Past and Present Reads

Past and Present ReadsAtlanta About Blog A place to discover novels that alternate between the past and present (and other books you might love).
Frequency 2 posts / year
Blog pastpresentreads.blogspot.com
Domain Authority 8

34. Sunflowers and Romance

Sunflowers and RomanceAbout Blog A historical romance review blog. I'm an obsessive reader of regency romance novels; in the past year, I've read over 210 alone. This blog was crafted with two goals: to share my love of cheesy books with the world, and, hopefully, one day receive free books in exchange for reviews.
Frequency 3 posts / year
Blog sunflowersandromance.com
Domain Authority 3

35. KATHERINE P. STILLERMAN

KATHERINE P. STILLERMANWinston-Salem, NC About Blog Kathy Stillerman's historical fiction novels are character-driven, historically accurate, realistic, and always hopeful with strong female protagonists.
Frequency 1 post / week
Blog historicalnovel.com
Facebook fans 64 ⋅ Twitter followers 10.4K ⋅ Social Engagement 6 ⋅ Domain Authority 11

36. Author Naomi Finley | Historical Fiction

Author Naomi Finley | Historical FictionCanada About Blog Author of A Slave of the Shadows series. I love history, traveling, and learning about different cultures.
Frequency 1 post / quarter
Blog authornaomifinley.com/blog
Facebook fans 1K ⋅ Domain Authority 20

37. Clarissa Harwood Blog

Clarissa Harwood BlogCanada About Blog Clarissa was born and raised on the Canadian prairies. Clarissa writes historical fiction set mainly in Victorian and Edwardian England. She has been fascinated by all things Victorian since she was a child. Her novels pay homage to her favourite Victorian authors: the Brontë sisters, George Eliot, Thomas Hardy, and Frances Hodgson Burnett.
Frequency 10 posts / year
Since Aug 2014
Blog clarissaharwood.com/blog
Facebook fans 140 ⋅ Twitter followers 1K ⋅ Social Engagement 11 ⋅ Domain Authority 18

38. U.S. Historical Fiction

U.S. Historical FictionAbout Blog Follow to get updates from U.S. Historical Fiction.
Frequency 1 post / day
Since Jun 2013
Blog authorharoldtitus.blogspot.com
Domain Authority 11

39. Magic of History | Book Reviews

Magic of History | Book ReviewsPittsburgh, PA About Blog A place to learn about history and historical fiction, including period pieces in books, films,(movies) videos, TV, and on the web. Magic of History is a website to help you learn more about history and historical fiction in books, films, videos and websites.
Frequency 6 posts / year
Since Apr 2018
Blog magicofhistory.com/category/..
Twitter followers 108 ⋅ Social Engagement 1 ⋅ Domain Authority 9