Historical Fiction

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Definition

Historical fiction is fiction that is based on historical events or people. Although some facts may be true, most of the story is fictionalized.


Setting

Usually an event or time period is in the past


Top 10 Historical Fiction Books

1. Beloved- Tori Morrison


2. The Book Thief- Marcus Zusak

3. Gone with the Wind- Margret Mitchel

4. The Pillars of the Earth- Keniollett Mantel

5. Brings up the Bodies- Hilary Mantel

6. Wolf hall- Hilary Mantel

7. The Other Boleyn Girl- Philippa Gregory

8. The Red Tent- Anita Diamant

9. I claudies- Robert Graves

10. World Without End- Ken Follett