From the ancient world to the grungy 90s, historical novels bridge the gap between our present and our past. Young adult historical fiction novels, in particular, can captivate the younger set, offering details that aren't found in the average school textbook. These stories make the children of Author: Molly Reiniger. Excellent YA novels set in the past! My love for historical fiction began when I was a tiny budding reader and my mom read the Little House on the Prairie books to me (problematic, I know, as Rioter Kelly has written about, but it was what I had).As soon as I could read myself, I devoured every historical novel I could get my hands on.Author: Tirzah Price.
Popular Young Adult Historical Fiction Books Showing 1-50 of 1,501 The Book Thief (Hardcover) by. Markus Zusak (Goodreads Author) (shelved 22 times as young-adult-historical-fiction) avg rating 4.37 — 1,607,833 ratings — published 2005 Want to Read saving Want to Read. Why do you think historical fiction is a good genre for young adults to get into? I can imagine that if you are the sort of person who has been put off history, these are the sort of books that could reignite that spark and interest.
I'm not at all criticizing these two movies, after all, it was meant for entertaining, not educating. The movies are fiction, not documentaries. Thanks to the Young Guns movies, today Billy the Kid is the world’s most favorite outlaw. The Young Guns Movies vs. The Historical Facts. Mar 31, 2018 · Whether you're in the mood to travel in time to a real place or a fantasy world, we've got a ton of historical YA books for you on this journey to the past. The Age of YA: A Timeline of Historical Fiction. Must reads. News. Get Bewitched by the First 3 Chapters of ‘Serpent & Dove’.