Results for General Fiction + Novels + 17th Century or Earlier, set in Europe

Select your view:
Order books by:
  • Harvest
    Jim Crace
    Paperback: 11/05/2013
     
    In effortless, expertly crafted prose, Jim Crace details the unraveling of bucolic life in the face of ...
  • Something Red
    Douglas Nicholas
    Paperback: 06/18/2013
     
    An intoxicating and spirited blend of fantasy, mythology, and history, Something Red features the most ...
  • Holy Fools : A Novel
    Joanne Harris
    Paperback: 05/01/2005
     
    In the year 1605 a young woman, hiding from her past, takes up the veil becoming Soeur Auguste. Five years ...
  • The Accusers : A Marcus Didius Falco Mystery Novel
    Lindsey Davis
    Paperback: 10/01/2004
     
    Marcus Didius Falco ('Sam Spade in a ratty toga') should have smelled a rat when employed to ...
  • The Shelters of Stone : Earth's Children #5
    Jean M. Auel
    Paperback: 07/01/2003
     
    A sweeping story of love and danger - a continuation of the Earth's Children® saga that began with The ...
  • The Dream of Scipio
    Iain Pears
    Paperback: 06/01/2003
     
    Three narratives, set in the fifth, fourteenth, and twentieth centuries, all revolving around an ancient text ...
  • Mirabilis
    Susann Cokal
    Paperback: 05/01/2002
     
    A remarkable and confident debut---an endlessly surprising tale about appetite and miracle, all four humors in...

Full results are for members only - but you can cross-reference more than one theme by using the buttons in the right column. Explore the many benefits of membership here.

The reviewer of each book decides which categories it belongs in - but we're only human, mistakes happen. If you see a book that you think is in the wrong place, tell us!

Total books found: 8

Page 1 of 2
Membership Advantages
  • Reviews
  • "Beyond the Book" backstories
  • Free books to read and review (US only)
  • Find books by time period, setting & theme
  • Read-alike suggestions by book and author
  • Book club discussions
  • and much more!
  • Just $10 for 3 months or $35 for a year
  • More about membership!
Filter by Theme

Books thatinspire you.Handpicked.

Books you'll stay up all night reading; books that will whisk you to faraway places and times, books that will expand your mind and inspire you -- the kinds of books you just can't wait to tell your friends about.