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.

My Dark Knight

My Dark Knight

_imperfect
51 parts / 206 pages, updated Oct 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
4,175,153 reads votes 63,109 comments 8,634
The Robber Knight's Love

The Robber Knight's Love

RobThier
37 parts / 108 pages, updated Oct 17, 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
2,470,201 reads votes 68,297 comments 11,558
Armor

Armor

stormcloud08
35 parts / 69 pages, updated Oct 18, 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
552,126 reads votes 22,171 comments 1,346
My Highlander, My Love

My Highlander, My Love

Loulakoulouris
143 parts / 162 pages, updated Oct 22, 2014
Kyra was a beautiful twentyone year old young woman, who just finished undergrad school, and was super excited to start law school in September. She was beautiful, ... read more
3,951,428 reads votes 76,401 comments 4,815
Her Royal Match

Her Royal Match

SanayaKant
48 parts / 166 pages, updated Oct 17, 2014PG-13
Set in the late Victorian era of 1890 when women liberation was still a distant dream, Princess Marine , a certified doctor & a rebellion in the royal family is one a... read more
348,981 reads votes 6,915 comments 757
Roses of Rome

Roses of Rome

RobertRichburg
25 parts / 49 pages, updated Sep 28, 2014PG-13Completed
"The storytellers told tales. The singers sang epic songs. The dancers danced the dance that dancers dance, on the floor and tabletops. The jugglers juggled fire. The ... read more
6,169 reads votes 2,920 comments 66
The Pirate King and I

The Pirate King and I

rskovach
25 parts / 87 pages, updated Oct 11, 2014PG-13PicturesCompleted
After pirates kidnap seventeen-year-old Ana in a case of mistaken identity, the orphaned housemaid prepares for the worst. Instead, playing the wholesome daughter o... read more
369,547 reads votes 14,816 comments 3,052
The Revival (Book Three in the Wattpad Featured Return Series)

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

Cfunk3
49 parts / 88 pages, updated Oct 19, 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
488,071 reads votes 18,037 comments 5,208
The Unknowing Heiress

The Unknowing Heiress

littleLo
23 parts / 86 pages, updated Oct 22, 2014PG-13
Maggie Swift had always known something was missing from her life. She had everything an eighteen year old aristocrat could want – a title, wealth, a good family, a... read more
227,242 reads votes 10,708 comments 1,174
A Viking's Catch

A Viking's Catch

foreverhopeful
13 parts / 27 pages, updated Oct 19, 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
122,555 reads votes 6,343 comments 811
Life in Paintings

Life in Paintings

DarknessAndLight
12 parts / 18 pages, updated Oct 17, 2014
"I must have hit my head a lot harder than I had anticipated, or maybe breathe too much smoke because this is definitely nut-case crazy. Or a very creepy dream tha... read more
44,698 reads votes 1,925 comments 415
War Prize (A Roman Britain story)

War Prize (A Roman Britain story)

Happilyneverafters
20 parts / 57 pages, updated Oct 12, 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
556,391 reads votes 21,327 comments 2,357
Dancing with the Devil

Dancing with the Devil

conleyswifey
48 parts / 114 pages, updated Sep 28, 2014PG-13Completed
*** 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
990,021 reads votes 35,253 comments 2,666
Keeping Faith  (Book 3 in the Red Valley Series)

Keeping Faith (Book 3 in the Red Valley Series)

amysturges
31 parts / 74 pages, updated Oct 20, 2014PG-13
This is book 3 in the Red Valley Series but like the other ones, it can be read by itself. Faith Matthews is a headstrong, independent wom... read more
67,283 reads votes 2,647 comments 247
To Kill a King

To Kill a King

VaineLuchia
2 parts / 2 pages, updated Apr 27, 2014VideoPictures
The task was simple, the prize her greatest desire: bring down the enemy king while posing as his royal bride, to spare the real princess a potential death trap. She must c... read more
9,060 reads votes 406 comments 88
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