Historical Fiction Stars
Lists of historical fiction titles receiving starred reviews.
Annotations are from Advance, the Ingram Magazine, unless otherwise noted.
Titles are listed by approximate date of publication, then by alpha by author.
Historical fiction is loosely defined on these pages - a book set in an earlier time frame than the present may qualify for inclusion. Categories on this page include general (period setting), mystery & suspense, and also worthy of note (time slip, alternate history, generational sagas, etc.)Historical Fiction Historical Crime Fiction
Starred Review Lists
Books that received at least one starred review from Booklist, Kirkus, LJ, and PW.
Hotlists@ Google Docs
(lists of new and notable books - lists are sortable and can be downloaded)
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