Goodreads Choice Awards - Best Historical Fiction

The Goodreads' readers voted for their favourite historical fiction novel. Colson Whitehead's The Underground Railroad received 24,175 votes.

The Winner

Top Nominees

Homegoing
By Yaa Gyasi
America's First Daughter
By Stephanie Dray, Laura Kamoie
The Wonder
By Emma Donoghue
Three Sisters, Three Queens
By Philippa Gregory
Lilac Girls
By Martha Hall Kelly
A Gentleman in Moscow
By Amor Towles
The Summer Before the War
By Helen Simonson