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.

Forget Me Not

Forget Me Not

AllisonWhitmore
63 parts / 166 pages, updated Aug 19, 2014PG-13VideoCompleted
Are you defined by who you were born to or who you choose to become? Theodora "Teddi" Donovan's overprotective grandmother will not let her do anything, especial... read more
84,990 reads votes 2,522 comments 506
Viking's Tribute

Viking's Tribute

JVernis
17 parts / 20 pages, updated Aug 21, 2014PG-13
At sixteen, Sunngifu was more of a spoiled child than a dignified thane's daughter. She was destined to a life of wealth and power. Until her father failed to pay the Viking's tribute...
64,442 reads votes 3,615 comments 204
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
20,811 reads votes 1,122 comments 119
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
54,460 reads votes 778 comments 46
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
114,093 reads votes 3,247 comments 437
Armor

Armor

stormcloud08
27 parts / 47 pages, updated Aug 20, 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
129,702 reads votes 6,941 comments 483
Blackwell Bounty

Blackwell Bounty

MoonHowl
15 parts / 94 pages, updated Aug 24, 2014PG-13
When Edith Harris first encountered the mysterious Calvin McClain she never expected that her life would change so drastically simply because of their meeting. Edith is ... read more
14,931 reads votes 642 comments 171
[To be titled viking story]

[To be titled viking story]

esoteric918
19 parts / 11 pages, updated Aug 28, 2014PG-13
tags / viking vikings
38,666 reads votes 2,505 comments 172
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
28,365 reads votes 1,344 comments 315
The Viking's Wife

The Viking's Wife

Ivory_Life
9 parts / 12 pages, updated Jun 25, 2014PG-13
When Katra was six years old her father married her to Arne. She grew up knowing his name and having flashes of him in her memories. Now he is back and ready to claim... read more
286,481 reads votes 8,713 comments 1,065
The Dragon's Heir

The Dragon's Heir

SnowInParadise
23 parts / 59 pages, updated Aug 09, 2014Completed
Sometimes, believing helps us to see truth. Other times, we need a little evidence to believe. But there is truth behind everything; every false manoeuvre, ever little... read more
905,432 reads votes 18,610 comments 3,181
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
152,982 reads votes 4,026 comments 486
The Scented Glove (Book Three of the Valois series)

The Scented Glove (Book Three of the Valois series)

GemmaLawrence31
38 parts / 62 pages, updated Aug 27, 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
62,956 reads votes 1,888 comments 328
Helping Elizabeth

Helping Elizabeth

RoseW1
17 parts / 45 pages, updated Aug 26, 2014PG-13
Lady Elizabeth Alves never expected her life to take a full turn to the worst when she decided to visit her eldest sister one night. She never expected to end up shot a... read more
14,892 reads votes 719 comments 193
The Ivory Knight

The Ivory Knight

chenganyi
9 parts / 30 pages, updated Aug 24, 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
12,602 reads votes 779 comments 399
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