8 Historical Fiction Novels About the Ancient World

Step into the lives of the ancients. 

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the song of achilles

The Song of Achilles

By Madeline Miller

Roman Blood

Roman Blood

By Steven Saylor

Glory and the Lightning

Glory and the Lightning

By Taylor Caldwell

novels about the wives of famous historical figures

Nefertiti

By Michelle Moran

Feast of Sorrow

Feast of Sorrow

By Crystal King

Pillar of the Sky

Pillar of the Sky

By Cecelia Holland

I, Claudius

I, Claudius

By Robert Graves

Fire from Heaven

Fire from Heaven

By Mary Renault