Historical Fiction Read in 2016

  1. A Month in the Country by J L Carr (England 1920)
  2. Lustrum by Robert Harris (Ancient Rome 63 – 58 BC)
  3. Dictator by Robert Harris (Ancient Rome 58 – 43 BC)
  4. Six Tudor Queens: Katherine of Aragon, The True Queen by Alison Weir (England 1501 – 1536)
  5. A House Divided (Munro # 2) by Margaret Skea (Scotland and France 1597) 
  6. Gilead by Marilynne Robinson (Gilead, Iowa, America 1956 and earlier)
  7. Styx and Stones by Carola Dunn (England 1920s)
  8. The Legacy of Elizabeth Pringle by Kirsty Wark (The Isle of Arran early 1900s up to present day)
  9. People of the Book by Geraldine Brooks (reaching back in time from Sarajevo to Vienna, Venice, Tarragona to Seville in 1480 and also Hanna€™s story from 1996 to 2002)
  10. Crystal Nights by Dorte Hummelshoj Jakobsen (Berlin,Germany in 1938 & Kalum, a fictional village in Denmark, in the 1960s).
  11. The Cleaner of Chartres by Salley Vickers (France past and present)
  12. The Watchmaker of Filigree Street by Natasha Pulley (set in Victorian times, both in London and Japan)
  13. The Sunne in Splendour by Sharon Penman (England, the Wars of the Roses 1452 – 1485)