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.

Fall of Empires

Fall of Empires

SimonJones8
23 parts / 43 pages, updated Sep 02, 2014PG-13Completed
For centuries Rome and Persia have fought each other. This will be the last great war between them. The Roman Empire stands on the brink of annihilation. Its lands are ov... read more
224,376 reads votes 1,339 comments 177
Tales of Gorania II: Rise of the Queen

Tales of Gorania II: Rise of the Queen

Karimsuliman
4 parts / 11 pages, updated Aug 29, 2014PG-13Video
No one thought of the young gorgeous princess as a threat, but Rona proved them all wrong. Now she wages a war against King Wilander, claiming her r... read more
6,363 reads votes 276 comments 108
The Pope's Daughter

The Pope's Daughter

revolutionaryheart
7 parts / 20 pages, updated Sep 02, 2014PG-13
Pope Alexander VI is the loathed Pontifex Maximus, the Holy Father of the Catholic Church. however, rumours describe him as no better than the devil himself. It is ... read more
322 reads votes 69 comments 21
Marriage As Punishment

Marriage As Punishment

SabraSkye
21 parts / 28 pages, updated Aug 24, 2014
Lady Aleana Brighton daughter of Marius Brighton Earl of Sumton. Described as an unruly, unteachable, and undisciplined girl. Stubborn in her ways, she refuses to m... read more
311,837 reads votes 7,176 comments 547
The Revival (Book Three in the Return Series)

The Revival (Book Three in the Return Series)

Cfunk3
30 parts / 53 pages, updated Sep 01, 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
159,270 reads votes 9,342 comments 2,722
[To be titled viking story]

[To be titled viking story]

esoteric918
21 parts / 13 pages, updated Sep 01, 2014PG-13
tags / viking vikings
51,560 reads votes 3,067 comments 195
Dangerous Waters

Dangerous Waters

sasha_94
8 parts / 21 pages, updated Aug 28, 2014PG-13Pictures
Adeline St. Clair, after barely surviving her last adventure aboard Poseidon's Curse, is back with a vengeance and an even bigger craving for adventure. Not only is she ... read more
22,348 reads votes 1,202 comments 126
Her Royal Match

Her Royal Match

SanayaKant
36 parts / 122 pages, updated Aug 28, 2014PG-13
Set in the Edwardian era of 1890 when women liberation was still a distant dream, princess Marine a sensible, rebellious & a diehard book worm of the royal family is ... read more
161,616 reads votes 4,136 comments 497
Viking's Tribute

Viking's Tribute

JVernis
17 parts / 20 pages, updated Aug 21, 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...
77,167 reads votes 4,011 comments 226
The Prideful Maiden

The Prideful Maiden

Catching_the_Wind
3 parts / 9 pages, updated Aug 29, 2014Video
When the end of Greece was at hand, I, Athena, decided I was ready to take on the title of Goddess of wisdom, knowledge, inventions, secrets, etc. instead of the Godd... read more
885 reads votes 24 comments 5
Life in Paintings

Life in Paintings

DarknessAndLight
9 parts / 15 pages, updated Aug 13, 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
29,621 reads votes 1,370 comments 322
The Scented Glove (Book Three of the Valois series)

The Scented Glove (Book Three of the Valois series)

GemmaLawrence31
39 parts / 64 pages, updated Aug 30, 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, d... read more
68,443 reads votes 1,962 comments 356
Captured by the Enemy

Captured by the Enemy

Jkfamous
21 parts / 34 pages, updated Aug 18, 2014PG
Nadie is an Algonquin Indian living with her father in her peaceful village. When one night there is a raid by the Mohawks. Suddenly, she is thrown into an intense w... read more
118,812 reads votes 3,457 comments 443
The Ivory Knight

The Ivory Knight

anyi_c
10 parts / 33 pages, updated Aug 31, 2014PG-13Pictures
Adeleina of Corandell knows how to fight back. She can ride a stallion without sitting sidesaddle, she wields a sword as well as any knight, and she's hacked off the hea... read more
17,935 reads votes 999 comments 437
Scryer's Gulch

Scryer's Gulch

MeiLinMiranda
44 parts / 75 pages, updated Aug 28, 2014PG-13Video
Treasury Agent Annabelle Duniway is on the trail of a brilliant, twisted spellcaster in a 19th century mining town full of demons, ghosts and werecritters in this fantasy w... read more
57,556 reads votes 870 comments 46
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