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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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Anna Castle‘s third in a series, Moriarty Brings Down the House, is now available.

Martha Marks adds The Viper Amulet, to our Ancient list.

Lisa Yarde‘s newest novel, Sultana, The White Mountains, joins our Medieval list.

M. Ruth Myers brings her sixth Maggie Sullivan mystery, Dames Fight Harder, to our 20th Century list.

Sulari Gentill, our newest author-member, adds three books to our Ancient list and nine to our 20th Century list. Go to those pages and check ’em all out!

Anna Castle‘s Publish and Perish, the fourth in her Francis Bacon Mystery series, is now in our 15-16th Century list.

Peg Herring‘s Her Ex-GI PI now appears in our 2oth Century list.

Libbie Hawker‘s Persian Rose is the second book in her White Lotus Trilogy.

Lloyd Lockhouse‘s Running with the Enemy is the latest entry in our 20th Century list.

Anna Castle‘s Moriarty Takes His Medicine joins our 19th Century list.

Karen PerkinsParliament of Rooks now appears in our 19th Century list

Priscilla Royal‘s The Proud Sinner is the latest addition to our Medieval list.

Libbie Hawker‘s White Lotus joins our Ancient list.

Donis Casey‘s The Return of the Raven Mocker is the ninth in her 20th Century series.


Sarah Woodbury’s fourteenth book in her After Cilmeri Series, Shades of Time, is our newest Featured Book. In this blog piece, Woodbury provides a basic description of what life was like in medieval Wales, the setting of this time travel historical series.

Ciji Ware’s novel, A Race to Splendor, set in San Francisco during the 1906 Earthquake, is our second Featured Book. In this blog piece Ware describes how her career as a journalist has informed her passion for research for her novels, whether set in historical or contemporary times.