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
25 parts / 72 pages, updated Jul 24, 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
1,042,992 reads votes 39,169 comments 7,392
Dancing with the Devil

Dancing with the Devil

conleyswifey
22 parts / 48 pages, updated Jul 26, 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
115,801 reads votes 8,298 comments 885
The Boy in the Woods

The Boy in the Woods

KatherineArlene
31 parts / 140 pages, updated Jul 25, 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
588,838 reads votes 16,146 comments 6,347
The Arabian Desert

The Arabian Desert

FeastOfNoise
25 parts / 73 pages, updated Jul 26, 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
2,250,504 reads votes 44,968 comments 5,879
War Prize (A Roman Britain story)

War Prize (A Roman Britain story)

Happilyneverafters
10 parts / 26 pages, updated Jul 27, 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
80,446 reads votes 4,756 comments 642
The Pirate King and I

The Pirate King and I

rskovach
9 parts / 31 pages, updated Jul 29, 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
16,222 reads votes 1,221 comments 563
The Duke's Daughter

The Duke's Daughter

jaidesmama
80 parts / 214 pages, updated Jul 29, 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
3,017,655 reads votes 42,826 comments 2,784
The Reluctant Marchioness

The Reluctant Marchioness

littleLo
26 parts / 96 pages, updated Jul 29, 2014PG
Rose Wilde has always considered herself plain, and has practically given up on the idea of being romanced. But when American hotelier, Derek Montgomery, comes ... read more
291,908 reads votes 12,566 comments 1,464
The Scented Glove

The Scented Glove

GemmaLawrence31
28 parts / 43 pages, updated Jul 25, 2014PG-13
Margot de Valois, princess of France, sister to the king, was a woman hunted and tormented in her royal palaces. Forced into marriage, desired by her own brothers, her ... read more
30,156 reads votes 1,091 comments 195
The Revival (Book Three in the Return Series)

The Revival (Book Three in the Return Series)

Cfunk3
18 parts / 31 pages, updated Jul 24, 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
42,396 reads votes 4,704 comments 1,500
My Dark Knight

My Dark Knight

_imperfect
43 parts / 160 pages, updated Jun 29, 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
2,844,998 reads votes 47,427 comments 6,496
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
526,858 reads votes 3,136 comments 694
Guardian of Rome

Guardian of Rome

tall_girl
29 parts / 85 pages, updated Jul 28, 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
51,511 reads votes 2,260 comments 427
Mail Order Bride Mishap (Into the West #3)

Mail Order Bride Mishap (Into the West #3)

cerebral_1
19 parts / 141 pages, updated Jul 26, 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
202,043 reads votes 8,694 comments 2,507
In Between Days

In Between Days

AnneJamison2
42 parts / 121 pages, updated Jul 28, 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.
62,378 reads votes 1,041 comments 205
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