Historical Fiction - Fantasy 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 Queen's Command and the Orache's Descent

The Queen's Command and the Orache's Descent

Greimorehart
6 parts / 16 pages, updated Jun 10, 2013PG
A story of rebellion and revenge that sprawled decades ago.The Orache family lived by its virtue and managed the kingdom full of menace. But one tiny thing changed everything, a day that marked the end of an era, the end of a malicious governance.
662 reads votes 31 comments 36
The Iron Princess (Watty Awards 2013)

The Iron Princess (Watty Awards 2013)

Awesomely_Evil
24 parts / 61 pages, updated Jan 08, 2014PGCompleted
© Copyright Cat Zausch [wattpad user- Awesomely evil] Aged only fifteen Anna Percival has known more loss than most do in a lifetime; her father, two ... read more
8,083 reads votes 242 comments 90
Andreas Scott Grigoli

Andreas Scott Grigoli

Michillie
4 parts / 9 pages, updated Jan 06, 2014PG-13Completed
Three short stories from the perspective of Andreas Scott Grigoli. It shows how his family died and how he became the dark sorcerer we all know and love, as well as... read more
231 reads votes 25 comments 38
Cloture of Yellow

Cloture of Yellow

KagaminatioN02
49 pages, updated Nov 09, 2012PG-13Video
1,742 reads votes 25 comments 8
Black Butler Roleplay

Black Butler Roleplay

Master_of_Roleplays
5 parts / 1 page, updated Dec 30, 2013PicturesCompleted
Roleplay as a demon, reaper, or English noble in this Black Butler roleplay based off of the ever-popular anime.
477 reads votes 4 comments 128
Shield Maiden

Shield Maiden

Found-my-true-love
3 parts / 2 pages, updated Jun 01, 2013
Korra is a soon to be Shield Maiden, the highest honor for any Viking woman. But her dream is ruined when she is captured and is promised to be fed to a terrible dragon. Her... read more
161 reads votes 8 comments 8
Sparks

Sparks

CelestialRowan
1 page, updated Mar 08, 2013
Freya is a young girl, born of nobility and always proper. Except she isn't. She dreams of leaving her drab life of balls and parties, her stuck up family who are terribly cold hea... read more
42 reads votes 2 comments 1
The Magician's Vow [NaNoWriMo]

The Magician's Vow [NaNoWriMo]

AricaelMalone
29 parts / 96 pages, updated Mar 21, 2014PG
The year is 1350 and the Black Death rages in Europe. With his young wife on the verge of death, Eugene knows that the only way to save her is to save the ... read more
2,840 reads votes 227 comments 43
Elasia Neveah

Elasia Neveah

Prisoner_Zero
3 parts / 2 pages, updated Nov 26, 2013G
This is a story about Elasia Neveah. An outlaw, a criminal, a Pirate. She is not welcome in the tiny village of Alaria, but that does not stop her from going back.
58 reads votes 7 comments 0
Black Butterfly Knot

Black Butterfly Knot

raini7o5
9 parts / 41 pages, updated Sep 23, 2012PG-13
In ancient Pangu, destiny is adrift. Ying Ru is merely a simple-minded girl; daydreams, immortality, and the occasional jing is the extent of her concerns. Life however, becomes infinitely complicated after she encounters a certain cold-blooded xian.
2,460 reads votes 80 comments 38
A Baker's Dozen

A Baker's Dozen

MazziCea
6 parts / 6 pages, updated Sep 25, 2012
184 reads votes 11 comments 1
When Time Stood Still (editing)

When Time Stood Still (editing)

sydnisan
41 parts / 100 pages, updated Dec 23, 2012PGVideoPicturesCompleted
It's Ireland, 500 AD. Rome has left the British people at the mercy of the Irish, who raid the coastal towns regularly. Not only that, a new religon is bloss... read more
24,314 reads votes 432 comments 85
A Noble sacrifice.

A Noble sacrifice.

HopefullylessPoet
1 page, updated Dec 13, 2013G
tags / fiction noble
21 reads votes 4 comments 3
The UnNamed

The UnNamed

Gingeraderade
2 parts / 4 pages, updated Dec 12, 2013G
Everybody has dreamed of escaping to another world. A world in which is their own. However, when 12 year old Elizabeth gets this opportunity to escape a Nazi occupied Netherl... read more
47 reads votes 5 comments 2
Moon Girl

Moon Girl

noneofyourbuisness
3 parts / 4 pages, updated Aug 10, 2012G
She was an outlaw princess..Daughter of the queen but also daughter of Robin Hood king of thieves and she wanted vengeance.Vengeance for her mother the queen who was brutally mur... read more
533 reads votes 5 comments 7
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