Historicals/ Historical Fantasy- All Genres/World History

This page catalogues the broad genre of Historical romance with past events in European and World History with well-placed plots mixing cultural, religious and geographical elements and intriguing characters from Medieval, Georgian, Tudor, Elizabethan regency, Victorian, Colonial, Civil Wars era. The list does not end here though. Stories having plots of alternative history like steampunk culture also made this reading list.

Yours Until Dawn by Teresa Medeiros [Historical Romance/England]

Silent Revenge by Laura Landon [Historical Romance/London,England, India]

To Heal a Heart (Passport to Romance #2) by Anthea Lawson [Historical Romance/Crete, England]

The Girl with the Make-Believe Husband by Julia Quinn [Historical Romance, Military Secrets, Amnesia/New York, England]

The Duchess Deal (Girl Meets Duke, #1) by Tessa Dare [Historical Romance/England]

The Other Miss Bridgerton (Rokesbys, #3) by Julia Quinn [Historical Romance/England, Portugal]

The de Valery Code by Darcy Burke [Treasure Hunting, Historical Fiction/England]

The Princess Spy (Hagenheim, #5) by Melanie Dickerson [Historical Fiction/Hagenheim, Germany, England]

Uncommon Vows by Mary Jo Putney [Medieval Historical Fiction, Historical Romance/England, London]

Silent in the Sanctuary by Deanna Raybourn [historical Fiction, Murder Mystery/Italy, London, England]

Caught by Surprise (Apart From the Crowd, #3) By Jen Turano [Historical Romance/New York, Chicago]

The Dream Hunter by Laura Kinsale [Historical Romance, Adventure/England, Egypt, North African Desert]

Lady Honor’s Debt by Maggi Anderson [Historical Fiction/England]

Guilty Pleasures by Laura Lee Guhrke [Historical Romance, British-Roman Historial Excavations, Restorations/England]

The Deeds of the Disturber by Elizabeth Peters [Historical Mystery, Murder Mystery/London, Kent]

The Five-Minute Marriage by Joan Aiken [Historical Romance, Mystery/Kent, London]

The Rogue by Emma V.Leech [Historical Romance, Smuggling, Piracy/Cornwall, England, France]

The Mummy Case (Amelia Peabody, #3) by Elizabeth Peters [Historical Fiction, Murder Mystery, Antiquity Theft/Northern Africa, Egypt, Cairo]

Curse of the Pharaohs (Amelia Peabody, #2) by Elizabeth Peters [Egyptian History, Archaeological Excavation, Murder Mystery/England, Kent, Egypt, Cairo, Luxor]

Crocodile on the Sandbank (Amelia Peabody #1) by Elizabeth Peters [Historical Fiction, Egyptian History, Mystery Thriller/England, Cairo, Egypt, Amanra]

Vexing the Viscount (Wise Woman, #3) by Christie Kelley [Historical Romance, Murder Mystery/England, London]

Playing the Part (A Class of Their Own, #3) by Jen Turano [Historical Fiction, Historical Romance, Anonymous, Disguise/New York, Ravenwood]

A Chance Encounter by Mary Balogh [Historical Romance/Devon, London]

The Famous Heroine (Stapleton-Downes, #5) by Mary Barlogh [Historical Romance/London, Bristol, Sidley]

Hello Stranger (The Ravenels, #4) by Lisa Kleypas [Historical Romance, Spy-Murder Thriller, National Security/London]

Only a Kiss (The Survivors’ Club, #6) by Mary Balogh [Historical Romance, Smuggling, Spying/England, Cornwall, France]

The Double Wager by Mary Balogh [Histotical Romance, Regency, Wager, Conspiracy/England, Kent]

A Match of Wits by Jen Turano [Historical Romance, Murder Attempt/New York, USA]

A Talent for Trouble (Ladies of Distinction, #3) by Jen Turano [Historical Romance, Opium Trading, Murder Conspiracy/New York, China, England]

A Masked Deception by Mary Barlough [Historical Romance/England]

Promise Me Heaven (Royal Agents #1) by Connie Brockway [Historical Romance, Anglo-French War, UK]

Beyond All Dreams by Elizabeth Camden [Historical Romance, Politics, USA-Spain War/Washington DC, USA]

The Bolingbroke Chit by Lynn Messina [Historical Romance, Regency,Pretention, Conspiracy/England, London]

The Fellingham Minx by Lynn Messina [Historical Romance, Regency/England]

Against the Tide by Elizabeth Camden [Historical Romance, Suspense Thriller/USA, Boston, Vermont, Massachusetts]

A Most Peculiar Circumstance by Jen Turano [Historical Romance,Crime & Mystery/New York, Chicago, Gilman, USA]

Out of the Ordinary by Jen Turano [Historical Romance/New York]

The Harlow Hoyden by Lynn Messina [Historical Romance/England, London]

Cold Stone & Ivy Book 2: The Crown Prince (The Empire of Steam #2) by H. Leighton Dickson [Steampunk Culture/Austria, Britain]

Cold Stone & Ivy (The Empire of Steam #1) by H. Leighton Dickson [Steampunk Culture/British Empire, Lasingstoke, Austria]

A Beauty for the Scarred Duke by Bridget Barton [Historical Romance/England]

Behind the Scenes by Jen Turano [Historical Romance, Murder conspiracy/New York,USA]

My Dearest Enemy by Connie Brockway [Historical Romance, Regency/England, Africa, Caribbeans, Australia]

All Through the Night by Connie Brockway [Historical Romance, Regency, Spy Thriller/England]

The Earl and the Artificer by Kara Jorgensen [Steampunk, Murder Mystery/London, Folkesbury]

The Other Guy’s Bride by Connie Brockway [Historical Romance, Imposter, Hidden Identity/Egypt. Alexandria, England, America]

As You Desire by Connie Brockway [Historical Romance/Egypt]

The Earl of Brass by Kara Jorgensen [Steampunk Historical/England, Palestine]

Delight by Jillian Hunter [Historical Romance/Scotland]

The Summer of You by Kate Noble [Historical Romance/UK]

Revealed by Kate Noble [Historical Romance, Spy Thriller/UK, France]

An Improper Companion by Karla Hocker [Historical Romance/UK]

A Most Suitable Duchess by Patricia Bay [Historical Romance/England]

The Other Harlow Girl by Lynn Messina [Historical Romance/England]

Impetuous by Candace Camp [Historical Romance,Treasure Hunting/England]

Impulse by Candace Camp [Historical Romance, Domestic Violence/ England]

The Governess was Wild by Julia Kelly [Historical Romance, Travel, Abduction/England]

A Momentary Marriage by Candace Camp [Historical Romance, Murder Conspiracy/England]

Of Valor and Vice by K.J.Jackson [Historical Romance, Espionage, Spy Thriller/England]

Vow by K.J. Jackson [Historical Romance, Crime Against Women, Human Trafficking/ England]

Then Came You by Lisa Kleypas [Historical Romance, Child Stealing, Double Game/ England]

The Devil Takes a Bride by Julia London [Historical Romance, Regency, Scandal/England]

The Trouble With Honor by Julia London [Historical Romance, Regency, Gambling/ England]

The Perils of Pursuing a Prince by Julia London [Historical Romance, Imposter, Disguise, Scandal/ England, Somerset]