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Thursday, December 27, 2012

2013 Historical Fiction Reading Challenge




     2013 Historical Fiction Reading Challenge
January 1, 2013 – December 31, 2013
Hosted by Historical Tapestry




Seeing as the majority of books I read and review are Historical Fiction this challenge just makes sense!  This will be the 2nd year that I participate in this challenge.

The general rules are to read Historical Fiction – any subgenre of HF will do as well.  You can read the full details at the Historical Tapestry site.

I’m going to commit to the highest level – Ancient History - 25+ Books.

I will update this post as I go:

1. Shanghai Girls by Lisa See
2. Next to Love by Ellen Feldman
3. The Forgotten Queen by D.L. Bogdan
4. The Ambassador’s Daughter by Pam Jenoff
5. The Terror by Dan Simmons
6. Lady of Ashes by Christine Trent
7. Iscariot by Tosca Lee
8. Turncoat by Donna Thorland
9. Like Chaff in the Wind by Anna Belfrage
10. Through a Dusty Window by Delancey Stewart
11. Fever by Mary Beth Keane
12. City of Lights by Melika Lux
13. The Lifeboat by Charlotte Rogan
14. Murder as a Fine Art by David Morrell
15. Shadows and Strongholds by Elizabeth Chadwick
16. Jack Absolute by C.C. Humphreys
17. Roses by Leila Meacham
18. The Secret History by Stephanie Thornton
19. Z: A Novel of Zelda Fitzgerald by Therese Anne Fowler
20. The Tudor Conspiracy by C.W. Gortner
21. City of Hope by Kate Kerrigan
22. Promise the Night by Michaela MacColl
23. Valley of the Horses by Jean M. Auel
24. Asenath by Anna Patricio
25. The Witch of Blackbird Pond by Elizabeth George Speare
26. A Break with Charity by Ann Rinaldi

*Completed 8/14/13*

27. The Little Bride by Anna Solomon
28. The Serpent and the Pearl by Kate Quinn
29. Queen’s Gambit by Elizabeth Fremantle
30. The Paris Wife by Paula McLain
31. The Study of Murder by Susan McDuffie
32. The Shogun’s Daughter by Laura Joh Rowland
33. Illuminations by Mary Sharatt
34. The Confessions of Marie Antoinette by Juliet Grey
35. Banquet of Lies by Michelle Diener
36. Washington’s Lady by Nancy Moser
37. A Divided Inheritance by Deborah Swift
38. By Royal Command by Laura Navarre


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  1. I just know you will have no problem completing this one :)

  2. Welcome back to the challenge for another year!


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