Top 10 Must Read Historical Asian Best Selling Books

10 Best Sellers in Historical Asian Books You Must Read

Here you will find ten of the best Historical Asian Novels in the world, based on experience, user review and volume of sales. Having explored, read or at the very least skimmed the books I bring you the best 10 Historical Asian that are worth your time and energy to read.

The following Historical Asian books were chosen after much debate, each one offers a value and a insight and one is not necessarily better than the other, however for this article we must choose. Humans have such vast experiences and I hope these 10 books will enhance your world and understanding. This post contains some affiliate links. If you click through and make a purchase, I’ll earn a commission, at no additional cost to you.

In Order to Live

Author: Yeonmi Park

In Order to Live

Headline: A North Korean Girl’s Journey to Freedom

ASIN ‏ : ‎ 

Publisher ‏ : ‎ Penguin Books; Reprint edition (September 27, 2016)

Language ‏ : ‎ English

Paperback ‏ : ‎ 288 pages

Print | Audiobook

Genghis Khan and the Making of the Modern World

Author: Jack Weatherford

Genghis Khan and the Making of the Modern World

Headline: The Mongol army led by Genghis Khan subjugated more lands and people in twenty-five years than the Romans did in four hundred. In nearly every country the Mongols conquered, they brought an unprecedented rise in cultural communication, expanded trade, and a blossoming of civilization.

ASIN ‏ : ‎ B000FCK206

Publisher ‏ : ‎ Crown (March 22, 2005)

Language ‏ : ‎ English

Paperback ‏ : ‎ 352 pages

Print | Audiobook

The Last Kings of Shanghai

Author: Jonathan Kaufman

The Last Kings of Shanghai

Headline: The Rival Jewish Dynasties That Helped Create Modern China

ASIN ‏ : ‎ 

Publisher ‏ : ‎ Penguin Books (June 1, 2021)

Language ‏ : ‎ English

Paperback ‏ : ‎ 384 pages

Print

The Accidental President

Author: A J Baime

The Accidental President

Headline: Heroes are often defined as ordinary characters who find themselves facing extraordinary circumstances and, through courage and a dash of luck, cement their place in history. Chosen as President Roosevelt’s fourth term Vice President for his admired work ethic, good judgement and lack of enemies, Harry S. Truman was the prototypical ordinary man from small-town America. That is, until he was thrust in over his head following the sudden death of Roosevelt.

ASIN ‏ : ‎ 

Publisher ‏ : ‎ 

Language ‏ : ‎ English

Paperback ‏ : ‎ 

Print | Audiobook

The Greatest Beer Run Ever

Author: John “Chick” Donohue

The Greatest Beer Run Ever

Headline: A Memoir of Friendship, Loyalty, and War

ASIN ‏ : ‎ 

Publisher ‏ : ‎ William Morrow Paperbacks (September 28, 2021)

Language ‏ : ‎ English

Paperback ‏ : ‎ 272 pages

Print

We Few

Author: Nick Brokhausen

We Few

Headline: U.S. Special Forces in Vietnam

ASIN ‏ : ‎ B07CMHKC5Q

Publisher ‏ : ‎ Casemate Publishers (April 3, 2018)

Language ‏ : ‎ English

Paperback ‏ : ‎ 366 pages

Print | Audiobook

Dear Reader

Author: Michael Malice

Dear Reader

Headline: The Unauthorized Autobiography of Kim Jong Il

ASIN ‏ : ‎ B00I4GJFRQ

Publication ‏ : ‎ January 29, 2014

Language ‏ : ‎ English

Paperback ‏ : ‎ 421 pages

Print | Audiobook

The Girl with Seven Names

Author: Hyeonseo Lee

The Girl with Seven Names

Headline:  A North Korean Defector’s Story

ASIN ‏ : ‎ B00JD3ZL9U

Publisher ‏ : ‎ William Collins (July 2, 2015)

Language ‏ : ‎ English

Paperback ‏ : ‎ 322 pages

Print | Audiobook

Hiroshima (Coleção Jornalismo Literário) (Portuguese Edition)

Author:

Headline: A bomba atômica matou 100 mil pessoas na cidade japonesa de Hiroshima, em agosto de 1945. Naquele dia, depois de um clarão silencioso, uma torre de poeira e fragmentos de fissão se ergueu no céu de Hiroshima, deixando cair gotas imensas – do tamanho de bolas de gude – da pavorosa mistura.

ASIN ‏ : ‎ B08HPQ52W7

Publisher ‏ : ‎ Companhia das Letras; 1st edition (September 8, 2020)

Language ‏ : ‎ Portuguese

Paperback ‏ : ‎ 169 pages

Print | Audiobook

Alone at Dawn

Author: Dan Schilling

Headline: John Chapman’s subsequent display of incredible valor — first saving the lives of his SEAL teammates and then, knowing he was mortally wounded, single-handedly engaging two dozen hardened fighters to save the lives of an incoming rescue squad — posthumously earned him the Medal of Honor. Chapman is the first airman in nearly fifty years to be given the distinction reserved for America’s greatest heroes.

ASIN ‏ : ‎ 

Publisher ‏ : ‎ Grand Central Publishing; Illustrated edition (June 23, 2020)

Language ‏ : ‎ English

Paperback ‏ : ‎ 371 pages

Print | Audiobook

Top 10 Historical Asian Novels in the World

Hope this list is helpful and look forward to hearing from you about alternate Historical Asian books that you have enjoyed and other may also. 

How to Choose the Right Historical Asian Books for You

  • Read what you like and own your choices.
  • Find books in the preview that are paced right for you.
  • Pick the right genre
  • Does the cover art appeal to you? Yes I know what they say but sod that.
  • Ask yourself and the universe what you need right now.
  • Have Fun

Also See:

Top 10 Must Read Historical African Best Selling Books

Dave Peterson

Dave Peterson Passion for adventure and sharing his life long journey with as many others as possible. "What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us." HENRY S. HASKINS

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *