10 Works of Historical Fiction Do you think history is boring? Think again! Feisty teens from days gone by help bring history to life 1. Crusade Elizabeth Laird 2. Bog Child Siobhan Dowd 3. Annexed Sharon Dogar 4. The Astonishing Life of Octavian Nothing, Traitor to the Nation, Volume 1: The Pox Party M T Anderson 5. All Fall Down Sally Nicholls 6. Prisoner of the Inquisition Theresa Breslin 7. Code Name Verity Elizabeth Wein 8. Tamar Mal Peet 9. The Medici Seal Theresa Breslin Tags: history View the discussion thread.