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.

Viking's Tribute

Viking's Tribute

JVernis
18 parts / 23 pages, updated Dec 14, 2014PG-13
At sixteen, Sunngifu is more of a spoiled child than a dignified thane's daughter. She is destined to a life of wealth and power. Until her father fails to pay the Viking's tribute...
172,152 reads votes 8,134 comments 376
My Highlander, My Love

My Highlander, My Love

Loulakoulouris
196 parts / 267 pages, updated Dec 15, 2014PG-13
Kyra was a twenty-one year old young woman, who just finished undergrad school, and was super excited to start law school in September. She was beautiful, vibrant a... read more
8,985,993 reads votes 121,661 comments 8,279
Ravensdale (Featured)

Ravensdale (Featured)

Davrielle
62 parts / 159 pages, updated Dec 18, 2014PG-13
NOW A FEATURED STORY In 2012, Dora Harding finds an old letter and an antique Edwardian desk in a Manhattan antique shop owned by her best friend David. He specifical... read more
268,294 reads votes 5,380 comments 1,177
The Runaway Princess

The Runaway Princess

littleLo
23 parts / 76 pages, updated Dec 17, 2014PG
To the unknowing eye, the exotic young woman making her way through the English countryside is just another poor girl, hungry and looking for work. But Elena Del Fue... read more
216,529 reads votes 13,584 comments 1,495
My highlander my love, part two

My highlander my love, part two

Loulakoulouris
5 parts / 12 pages, updated Dec 19, 2014
4,934 reads votes 791 comments 131
An Unexpected Love

An Unexpected Love

nmmorton
39 parts / 80 pages, updated Dec 17, 2014G
Shy and awkward Elizabeth Montgomery doesn't think she'll ever find love. In a time where arranged marriages are commonplace, she's afraid she'll find herself either b... read more
190,042 reads votes 6,236 comments 1,105
Unspoken

Unspoken

the_hooded_girl
33 parts / 91 pages, updated Dec 17, 2014PG
Due to a traumatic event in the past, Milena has lost the ability to speak. With her family of travelers she follows the Long Road. They stake their wagons for a short period of ... read more
177,296 reads votes 5,100 comments 774
A Duke and A Damsel

A Duke and A Damsel

achat1992
37 parts / 74 pages, updated Dec 14, 2014PG-13
Blake Carstairs isn't too thrilled to inherit the title of Duke of Devonshire from a distant uncle. Still, he returns to England from India to claim his title. However, ... read more
765,523 reads votes 11,379 comments 1,695
My Dark Knight

My Dark Knight

_imperfect
55 parts / 235 pages, updated Dec 19, 2014PG-13
In the era where swords rule, where women consider their modesty their greatest virtue. Where a man would kill to find his wife warming another mans bed, a time when women ... read more
5,077,215 reads votes 74,327 comments 10,114
A Viking's Catch

A Viking's Catch

foreverhopeful
20 parts / 38 pages, updated Dec 10, 2014PG-13Video
The waves crashed against the shores, as if angry of the lies the land now held. Such promises had once been made by the land to protect its people, and yet it had not... read more
322,822 reads votes 13,883 comments 1,313
Refuge

Refuge

stormcloud08
4 parts / 4 pages, updated Dec 14, 2014PG-13Pictures
King Eric, has seen his best friend married off, an ally kingdom saved, and now runs his own kingdom. He relishes in interrupting the lives of those around him with his charm and... read more
2,747 reads votes 305 comments 32
Maid For Majesty: Forbidden Fruit

Maid For Majesty: Forbidden Fruit

aj_phoenix
39 parts / 128 pages, updated Dec 19, 2014PG-13Pictures
"The King's love is fickle; he's gorgeous, intelligent and has power beyond the average man. He doesn't have to be kind. He can give a glance or a... read more
119,569 reads votes 4,391 comments 521
Athenian Slave (Book 2)

Athenian Slave (Book 2)

AzMaz90
51 parts / 129 pages, updated Dec 17, 2014PG-13
Alexios has been a spy from an early age. And has just left behind the horrors of the great war of Troy. He now has to work out how to live a 'normal' life, by taki... read more
204,284 reads votes 5,179 comments 525
The Revival (Book Three in the Wattpad Featured Return Series)

The Revival (Book Three in the Wattpad Featured Return Series)

Cfunk3
68 parts / 136 pages, updated Dec 16, 2014PG-13Video
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 enviro... read more
904,941 reads votes 29,569 comments 7,895
The Reverend's Daughter

The Reverend's Daughter

Jaidesmamasmama
50 parts / 178 pages, updated Dec 19, 2014PG-13
Elizabeth Dorothy Southerland, or Betsy, as we know her, is on the adventure of a lifetime. Wed to a stunningly good looking pirate after only knowing him three... read more
90,592 reads votes 4,062 comments 601
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