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Roman WomanThe Historical Fiction Authors Cooperative (HFAC) is an international group of authors who first teamed up in 2010 to offer readers a selection of high-quality historical fiction e-books. HFAC membership is by invitation only, allowing us to assure the quality of the books we feature on this site.

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Libbie Hawker‘s new Tidewater brings to life the famous story of Captain John Smith and Pocahontas.

Sarah Woodbury‘s Warden of Time is the ninth novel in her After Cilmeri series.

Lisa Yarde‘s The Bride Price is the fourth book in her Sultana series.

Colin Falconer‘s latest book, East India, enriches our 17th-18th Century catalog.

David Gaughran adds his new novel, Mercenary, to our 20th Century list.

Libbie Hawker, our newest author-member, brings us The Sekhmet Bed and three other books of The She-King series.

Joanne Dobson‘s The Kashimiri Shawl is set in 19th Century India and America.

Donis Casey‘s Hell With the Lid Blown Off is the seventh in her series set in early-1900s Oklahoma.

Sarah Woodbury‘s The Unlikely Spy is the fifth in her Gareth and Gwen medieval series.

J. L. Oakley enriches our 20th Century list with Timber Rose.

Libi Astaire, HFAC’s newest member, adds to our catalog five novels set in the 19th and 20th century, all of them focusing on Jewish history.

Sarah Woodbury‘s Ashes of Time, the seventh novel in her After Cilmeri series, will be published March 25.

Sarah Woodbury brings us The Fallen Princess, her fourth Gareth and Gwen medieval mystery.



Colin Falconer’s new romantic historical novel, East India,  is our newest Featured Book. In this blog piece, Falconer discusses the fact behind the fiction in this novel and the importance of making sure your facts don’t get in the way of telling a good story.


Donis Casey’s seventh book in her Alafair Tucker mystery series, Hell with the Lid Blown Off is our second Featured Book. In this blog piece Casey discusses how her fictional tornado resembles real ones.