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History Romances PDF – Collection – Steamy Historical Romance Novels Online Free
About 1,600 historical romantic fiction books online at the Internet Archive. Some popular authors here: Kathleen Woodiwiss, Brenda Joyce, Elizabeth Mansfield, Karen Ranney, Connie Mason, Rexanne Becnel, Susan Napier, Julie Garwood, Jennifer Ashley, Bertrice Small, Jude Deveraux.
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Highlander Romance Novels Online – Collection – Steamy Historical Romance Novels
About 65 free Highlander romance novels online at the Internet Archive. Some popular Highlander romance authors: Candace Camp, Gayle Callen, Hannah Howell, Nicole Jordan, Iris Johansen, Margaret Mallory, Michelle Marcos, Juliette Miller, Paula Quinn, Karen Ranney, Lynsay Sands.
Free Historical Romance Books Online – Collection – Free Regency Romance Novels, Free Historical Romance Books
About 300 novels online at the Internet Archive, from a variety of publishers. Romance authors include: Nicole Jordan, Celeste Bradley, Amanda Scott, Kate Donovan, Prue Phillipson, Susan Vreeland, Sarah Mallory, Kate Emerson, Robin St. Thomas, many more.
Free Historical Romances Set in England – Collection – Free Regency Romance Novels, Avon Romance Novels Online
About 160 free novels that take place in England. Some authors here: Celeste Bradley, Susan Spencer Paul, Jude Deveraux, Gayle Callen, Johanna Lindsey, Bertrice Small, Anna Jacobs, Gaelen Foley. Avon romance novels online, Regency romance novels.
Western Historical Romance Book – Collection – Read Historical Romance Books Online
About 70 romances that take place in the American west. Some authors of Historical Fiction in the American West: Norah Hess, Linda Lael Miller, Connie Mason, Steff Ann Holm, Gail Link, Janette Kenny, Patricia Potter, Madeline Baker, Sylvie Sommerfield.
Harlequin Historical Romance Novels Online – Collection – Free Historical Romance Books
About 75 Harlequin historical romances online, arranged by author. Some popular authors here: Silvia Andrew, Bronwyn Scott, Elizabeth Rolls, Carole Mortimer, Michelle Willingham, Sophia James, Emily French, Kathleen Eagle, Georgie Lee, Stacey Kayne. Steamy historical romance novels online.
Signet Regency Historical Romance Free Novels – Collection – Steamy Historical Romance Novels Online Free
About 35 titles from the Signet Regency Romance publisher’s imprint, set within the Regency historical period in England. Some authors include Barbara Hazard, Evelyn Richardson, Amanda Scott, Sandra Heath, Mary Balogh, Barbara Metzger, Ellen Fitzgerald, Elizabeth Fairchild, Gayle Buck, Eileen Jackson. Historical romance novel.
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About 120 Avon Romances free. Avon Historical Romance authors include: Stephanie Laurens, Tessa Dare, Margo Maguire, Connie Mason, Anna Campbell, Cathy Maxwell, Sophie Jordan, Lori Copeland, Karen Ranney, Laura Lee Guhrke, Johanna Lindsey, Donna Fletcher, Kathleen E. Woodiwiss, Hannah Howell, Karen Robards, Tracy Anne Warren, Alexandra Benedict.
Signet Regency Historical Romance Novels – Collection – Steamy Historical Romance Books
About 50 Signet Historical Romance Free Books. Popular Signet authors: Catherine Coulter, Emma Wildes, Mary Jo Putney, Margaret Summerville, Bertrice Small, Elizabeth Hewitt, Heather Graham, Candice Hern, Barbara Metzger, May McGoldrick, Nadine Miller, Heather Cullman, Denise Domning.
Zebra Free History Romances Online – Collection – Steamy Historical Romance Novels Online Free
About 70 Zebra historical romances. Popular Zebra authors of historical fiction: Christie Kelley, Bobbi Smith, Tamara Lejeune, Sharon Ihle, Joyce Myrus, Kathryn Kramer, Gina Delaney, Kate Donovan, Kaitlin O’Riley, Hannah Howell, Colleen Faulkner, Constance O’Banyon, Michalann Perry, Christine Elliott, Sophia Johnson, Cassie Edwards, Lynn Hayworth. Read online historical romance novels.
Free Online Historical Romance – Coventry Collection – Historical Romance Free
About 60 free Coventry romances online at the Internet Archive. Coventry Romance was a Historical Romance series published by Fawcett Coventry from 1979 to 1982. Most of the stories were set in the Regency era, with some in the Georgian and Victorian eras. Authors include: Leonora Blythe, Eleanor Anne Cox, Helen Tucker, and many more.
Free Online Scottish Historical Romance Novels – Collection – Historical Romance Novels Read Online
About 35 free historical romances that take place in Scotland. Some authors here: Donna Fletcher, Karen Hawkins, Terry Spear, Lori Leigh, May McGoldrick, Hannah Howell, Pam Binder, Grace Livingston Hill, Amanda Scott. Free online Scottish historical romance novels, Highlander romance novels.
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History Romance Books Set in France – Collection – Free Historical Romance Books
About 35 free historical romances that take place in France. Some authors here: Claire Thompson, Leda Swann, Charles Todd, Suzanne Goodwin, Patricia Vaughn, Joanna Bourne, Susan Vreeland, Tracey Devlyn, Jacqueline Morley, Danielle Steele.
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Free Historical Romance Books Set in Canada – Collection – Free Historical Romance
About 17 free historical romance novels that take place in Canada. Some authors here: Stephanie Laurens, Julia Justiss, Rosie Thomas, Janette Oke, Susan Wiggs, Elizabeth Lowell, Lynn Kositsky.
About 800 free historical fiction for teens and YA at the Internet Archive. Some authors: Eleanor Coerr, Jean Auel, Johanna Lindsey, James Lincoln Collier, Robert Lawson, Wilbur Smith, Suzanne Weyn, Anya Seton, Michael Punke, Margaret George, Paullina Simons, Laura Ingalls Wilder. Best YA Historical fiction, history romance books, African American historical fiction, historical fiction Civil War, historical fiction novels WW2, historical fiction Revolutionary War, historical fiction for teens.
Romance History Books Set in the Middle Ages – Collection – Historical Romance Novels Online Free Reading
About 25 free romance reads that take place in the Middle Ages. Some authors here: Andrea Cremer, David Clement-Davies, Melanie Dickerson, Elizabeth Ann Michaels, Tori Phillips, Johanna Lindsey, Lynn Kurland.
Romantic History Books Set in the Ancient World – Collection – Free Historical Romance Books
About 115 free romance reads that take place in the Ancient World. Some authors here: Karen Marie Moning, Steven Saylor, Santa Montefiore, Carla Neggers, Val McDermid, Kate Furnival, Carolyn Meyer, Nora Roberts.
Online Romance Novels Set in the Gilded Age – Collection – Historical Romance Novels Online Free Reading
About 45 free novels that take place during the Gilded Age. Some authors here: Jennifer Donnelly, Sandra Dallas, Shelley Gray, Jennie Fields, Gharles O’Brien, Janet Evanovich, Dorien Kelly, Beverly Swerling, Emily St. John Mandel.
World Historical Fiction: An annotated guide to novels for adults and young adults – Read Romance Historical Books
Adamson, Lynda G.
This book and its complement (American Historical Fiction) fill a gap in the bibliographic reference shelf by identifying historical novels for both adult and young adult readers. World Historical Fiction contains over 6,000 novels set outside the U.S. The newest titles, as well as old favorites, are covered and books that are appropriate for young adults are indicated. Each volume is indexed by author, title, genre, subject, and geographic setting for ease of reference. Romance history books.
Collected links here at Century Past to articles about popular culture in the Victorian era (late 1800s). Topics include fashion, food, recreation and more. The articles were found in leading magazines and newspapers.
Collected links here at Century Past to selected photography collections from the late 1800s & early 1900s in the UK and Ireland.