The Historical Fiction Reading Challenge 2013: Progress Page

Historical FictionThe Historical Fiction Challenge for 2013 is hosted by Historical Tapestry and runs from 1 January to 31 December 2013. There are five different levels of participation to choose from:

20th century reader – 2 books
Victorian reader – 5 books
Renaissance Reader – 10 books
Medieval – 15 books
Ancient History – 25+ books

I’m aiming for the Medieval level (but really hoping to make it to the Ancient History level).

Progress:

I reached the Ancient History level! Here are the books I read with links to my reviews:

  1. The Lacuna by Barbara Kingsolver
  2. The Redemption of Alexander Seaton by Shona MacLean
  3. Death at Wentwater Court by Carola Dunn
  4. The Kashmir Shawl by Rosie Thomas
  5. The Distant Hours by Kate Morton
  6. Daughters of Fire by Barbara Erskine
  7. The Winter Garden Mystery by Carola Dunn
  8. After Flodden by Rosemary Goring
  9. Sarah Thornhill by Kate Grenville
  10. The Owl Killers by Karen Maitland
  11. Barnaby Rudge by Charles Dickens
  12. Falling Angels by Tracy Chevalier
  13. Tamburlaine Must Die by Louise Welsh
  14. The Bookman’s Tale by Charlie Lovett
  15. To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee
  16. The Red Coffin by Sam Eastland
  17. Silver:Return to Treasure Island by Andrew Motion
  18. The English Spy by Donald Smith
  19. The Birthday Boys by Beryl Bainbridge
  20. The Pillars of the Earth by Ken Follett
  21. The Death Maze by Ariana Franklin
  22. Relics of the Dead by Ariana Franklin
  23. My Antonia by Willa Cather
  24. Once Upon a Castle by Alan S Blood
  25. The Shooting Party by Isabel Colegate
  26. Gone With the Wind by Margaret Mitchell
  27. Julius by Daphne Du Maurier