Some good historical novels are "The Confessions of Nat Turner" by William Styron and "The Killer Angels" by Michael Shaara. These novels are set in the antebellum and Civil War periods of U.S. history, respectively. More »

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"Gone with the Wind," "The Hunchback of Notre-Dame" and "The Pillars of the Earth" are some famous historical fiction novels. "The Three Musketeers" is also a famous historical fiction novel. More »

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Examples of some of the best science fiction books of all time include "The Fountain Trilogy" by Isaac Asimov and "The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy" by Douglas Adams. These books are at the top of National Public Rad... More »

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"Gone with the Wind," "The Hunchback of Notre-Dame" and "The Pillars of the Earth" are some famous historical fiction novels. "The Three Musketeers" is also a famous historical fiction novel. More »

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Although Dean Koontz is the author of many horror fiction and thriller novels, he has also written short stories, non-fiction works and a few books that are suitable for children. Therefore, Dean Koontz's books may be re... More »

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The Amazon Kindle store and the publishing platform Wattpad offer free urban fiction novels and short stories. In addition to completely free books, Amazon also offers urban fiction that's only free to read after purchas... More »

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Some examples of historical fiction include Thomas Pynchon’s “Mason & Dixon” and Hilary Mantel’s “Wolf Hall.” Historical fiction is a literary genre in which the story is set in the past. More »