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ABOUT THIS WEBSITE

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.

You can search for books by historical period—Ancient, Medieval, 15-16th Centuries, 17-18th Centuries, 19th Century or 20th Century—or by Author, or browse our entire Catalog. Visit our Blog for posts by HFAC authors on researching and writing historical fiction.

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HFAC is governed by an elected Board of Directors that operates according to our member-written Bylaws.

AUTHOR UPDATES

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.

Michael Lewellyn‘s The Goat Castle Murder joins our 20th Century list.

Richard Sutton unveils the first book, Voyages, in a new ancient-history series called The Gift.

Katie Aiken Ritter, our newest author-member, brings Viking: The Green Land to our Medieval list.

Libi Astaire‘s The Vanisher Variations is her latest Jewish Regency Mystery.

Ann Parker‘s new What Gold Buys joins our 19th Century list.

Ciji Ware, our newest author-member, adds five novels to our 18th and 19th C. lists: A Cottage by the Sea, A Light in the Veranda, A Race to Splendor, Island of the Swans, and Midnight on Julia Street.

FEATURED BOOKS

Priscilla Royal’s thirteenth book in her Medieval Mystery Series, The Proud Sinneris our newest Featured Book. In this blog piece, she discusses how she tried to balance the mystery with the history in this novel.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Donis Casey’s newest Alafair Tucker mystery, The Return of the Raven Mocker, is our second Featured Book. In this blog piece Casey describes how she uses primary research in writing.