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12 Historical Fiction Novels About Women Rulers

As originally published on BookBub:

Are you looking for your next historical fiction read starring a strong female character? Consider your search over, because we’ve rounded up recently published historical fiction featuring some of the greatest female rulers of all time.

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From ancient China and Rome to Vikings and the royal English court, these queens and conquerors are smart, courageous, and powerful — making their stories perfect page-turners. Find your new favorite below, complete with publishers’ descriptions.

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