Historical Fiction Stories

Historical fiction usually recounts a famed event of the past or a memorable, recognizable period time period as experienced by fictional characters, but may also describe a historical figure (in their perceived likeness) that must deal with a variety of imagined situations. Historical fiction attempts to accurately capture the essence of history and realise as fully as possible the way the world once was. Striving for plausibility and authenticity, historical fiction allows the reader to both live and learn history, often showcasing political or social issues of the time.

The Robber Knight's Love

The Robber Knight's Love

RobThier
24 parts / 68 pages, updated Jul 21, 2014PG
Ayla has uncovered a terrible secret: the man she loves is in fact her worst enemy. As a mighty army gathers to destroy her and her people, she must ask hersel... read more
951,524 reads votes 36,046 comments 6,904
Dancing with the Devil

Dancing with the Devil

conleyswifey
19 parts / 41 pages, updated Jul 21, 2014PG-13
*** Ansel Adams, or Ance as those he knows tend to call him, is a bad man though he didn’t consider that to be his fault. His father had been a bad man, his grandf... read more
83,224 reads votes 6,368 comments 709
The Boy in the Woods

The Boy in the Woods

KatherineArlene
30 parts / 135 pages, updated Jul 19, 2014PG-13Video
In 1958, a young girl grieving the loss of her parents is taken from the only home she's ever known in the big city. Brought to live on the rural family estate, she... read more
536,590 reads votes 14,874 comments 5,933
The Duke's Daughter

The Duke's Daughter

jaidesmama
77 parts / 205 pages, updated Jul 19, 2014PG-13
The Duke of Marlborough has signed betrothal contracts on behalf of his daughter, Lady Arianna Kent. But Arianna is not the type to blindly follow her father's bidd... read more
2,836,666 reads votes 39,876 comments 2,554
War Prize (A Roman Britain story)

War Prize (A Roman Britain story)

Happilyneverafters
9 parts / 23 pages, updated Jul 20, 2014PG-13
Aurelia, a Noble Roman woman, had heard of the savage British tribes, their mystic Celtic ways, and the battles the Roman army was fighting against them o... read more
65,431 reads votes 3,913 comments 562
The Pirate King and I

The Pirate King and I

rskovach
7 parts / 24 pages, updated Jul 22, 2014PG-13Pictures
After pirates kidnap an orphaned housemaid in a case of mistaken identity, she prepares for the worst. Instead, seventeen-year-old Ana is thrust into the adventure ... read more
8,498 reads votes 650 comments 309
The Arabian Desert

The Arabian Desert

FeastOfNoise
24 parts / 70 pages, updated Jul 15, 2014PG-13
In order to protect her daughter, Fadia disguises her only child, Maria, as a boy when Zane, the arrogant, demonically handsome rogue attacks their town and claims it a... read more
2,140,739 reads votes 42,658 comments 5,653
In Between Days

In Between Days

AnneJamison2
40 parts / 118 pages, updated Jul 18, 2014PG-13Video
It's 1985 in the Chicago suburbs, but IN BETWEEN DAYS is not your mother's love story. Or if it is, she isn't telling.
57,919 reads votes 969 comments 192
The Revival (Book Three in the Return Series)

The Revival (Book Three in the Return Series)

Cfunk3
16 parts / 28 pages, updated Jul 19, 2014PG-13
Resurrected once again, Ellie Blackwell now knows that there is no way to fight her destiny so she decides to run, hoping that a new environme... read more
32,447 reads votes 4,008 comments 1,344
Armor

Armor

stormcloud08
15 parts / 17 pages, updated Jul 21, 2014
Isabella, future queen of Gardia, unlike any lady of her time, is no damsel, but a fierce warrior. Though respected by men and shunned by women she fleetingly wonders what it would ... read more
3,933 reads votes 312 comments 51
Prince of Knights (A Muslim's Love Story)

Prince of Knights (A Muslim's Love Story)

TheQueenofDarkness
7 parts / 16 pages, updated Jul 21, 2014GVideoPictures
السلام عليكم ورحمة الله وبركاته Arabs are well known for their culture, Poetry and hospitality. They are also known for their bravery and leader... read more
10,150 reads votes 771 comments 436
Mail Order Bride Mishap (Into the West #3)

Mail Order Bride Mishap (Into the West #3)

cerebral_1
18 parts / 134 pages, updated Jul 17, 2014PG-13
All Fiona O’Toole ever dreamed of was running her own millinery shop and seeing her creations worn on the general public. Easier said than done, i... read more
183,394 reads votes 8,009 comments 2,333
Guardian of Rome

Guardian of Rome

tall_girl
25 parts / 74 pages, updated Jul 18, 2014Pictures
Five months have passed since Krista and her band of gladiators delivered a swift and humiliating defeat to the Roman army. Now Krista has become the leader of a slav... read more
41,923 reads votes 1,945 comments 368
Cimmerian Shade

Cimmerian Shade

mishazstories
19 parts / 131 pages, updated Jun 14, 2012PG-13Completed
After tragedy strikes, Alla, a young slave woman, escapes from the only life she has ever known to embark on a new journey to an unknown world. Will she be able to not only... read more
523,246 reads votes 2,990 comments 689
The Robber Knight

The Robber Knight

RobThier
45 parts / 131 pages, updated Jan 26, 2014PG-13VideoCompleted
When you are fighting for the freedom of your people, falling in love with your enemy is not a great idea. Or is it? Ayla has to defend her castle and her people all on her own, with nobody to help her but a dark warrior she hates with all her heart.
4,130,892 reads votes 97,935 comments 23,747
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