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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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Sarah Woodbury adds The Lost Brother, her sixth Gareth and Gwen mystery, to our Medieval catalog.

I. J. Parker‘s The Shrine Virgin is the fourteenth in her Akitada series.

Judith Starkston is our newest author-member. Her first novel, Hand of Fire, now appears in our Ancient category.

Anna Castle has just published Death by Disputation, the second in her Francis Bacon Mystery Series.

Annmarie Banks introduces Books of the Dead, the third novel in her Elysium Texts Series.

John Campbell‘s second novel, A Lark Ascending, is now available.

Anna Castle, our newest author-member, adds Murder by Misrule to our 15th-16th Century list.

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.



Judith Starkston’s  novel, Hand of Fire, a story of Ancient Greece, is our newest Featured Book. In this blog piece, Starkston writes of where she got her inspiration for this story.









Anna Castle’s newly published Death by Disputation, our second Featured Book, is the second book in her Francis Bacon Mystery series. In this blog piece Castle talks about the role of intelligence work in Elizabethan England.