Historical fiction books are like doors that give us a glimpse into the past. Aside from attracting history buffs hungry for adventure, they also tend to be the most entertaining genre. Indeed, historical fiction books present a world in which the real and the imagined mix. To prove just how much fun they are, we compiled a reading list of the best picks. So if you've ever daydreamed about what your life would have been like in Paris during the Jazz Age or in 19th-century England, the 11 books below will bring you there.
Get ready to trade in the now for a mental vacation to the past.