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 Embry Society: Embers

The Embry Society: Embers

HibaTahir
32 parts / 113 pages, updated Aug 30, 2014PG
Liesel Embry lives in a seemingly perfect world, where the sun shines just a little more vividly and the rain patters just a little more musically, where exciting... read more
19,139 reads votes 653 comments 478
Chasing Promises

Chasing Promises

HannahCrompton
12 parts / 33 pages, updated Sep 27, 2012PG-13
Three pledges made on the same day in different years prove too be the downfall of those persons. Baranbus Carlyle, the new earl of Rochester pledges to kill every dragon... read more
1,563 reads votes 140 comments 67
Sumpah Sang Ksatria

Sumpah Sang Ksatria

adipatikarna
7 parts / 16 pages, updated Jan 18, 2014PG-13
Sumpah Sang Ksatria adalah kisah perjuangan kehidupan seorang yang dibuang oleh Ibunya dan harus menghadapi segala hinaan dan cacian. perjuangan yang harus ia lakoni dem... read more
10,049 reads votes 29 comments 20
Astrova | The Fires of Eldoron

Astrova | The Fires of Eldoron

EmmaJoeFord
7 parts / 20 pages, updated May 25, 2014PG-13
Upon realizing the Blakewood Estate's rumours hold a certain amount of truth to them, Margaret Churchill (or Peggy, as she preferred) becomes immersed into a ... read more
580 reads votes 45 comments 37
A Battle of Heirs (First Draft, under rewrite process)

A Battle of Heirs (First Draft, under rewrite process)

gecomega
22 parts / 28 pages, updated Sep 02, 2014PG
After a Century since the ransacking of Rome and 35 years after the death of King Arthur, an Oligarchy has taken control of Camelot and Britann... read more
5,109 reads votes 201 comments 158
Touchstone

Touchstone

LCoyne999
54 parts / 75 pages, updated Apr 23, 2014PG-13VideoCompleted
War is hell. Then it starts to hurt. When war is all you've ever known, the promise of peace is more terrifying than any battle. For Freya, there is no life worth remembering... read more
12,622 reads votes 777 comments 412
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
466 reads votes 42 comments 42
Sorceress

Sorceress

ChristineAnderson
19 parts / 66 pages, updated Aug 28, 2014PG-13
The story of Morgana Le Fay, Arthur's hated sorceress half-sister is finally told. Forced into a nunnery at a young age, and to live under the tyrant rule of the man who killed ... read more
9,943 reads votes 146 comments 55
Book 2- 1966 (Michael Jackson)

Book 2- 1966 (Michael Jackson)

GotToBeThereMJ
52 parts / 73 pages, updated Oct 18, 2014PG-13Completed
COMPLETED ... Yes. It's book 2. I decided to go on with a sequel to '1965'. This is gonna be a heck of a long series. But exciting things are happening withi... read more
8,353 reads votes 522 comments 227
Black Butterfly Knot

Black Butterfly Knot

raini7o5
10 parts / 47 pages, updated Oct 13, 2014PG-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.
2,874 reads votes 82 comments 47
The Saviour of Winterfell (A Sansa Stark/Game of Thrones fanfiction)

The Saviour of Winterfell (A Sansa Stark/Game of Thrones fanfiction)

sxgarcubesandsecrxts
3 parts / 3 pages, updated Feb 23, 2014
1,851 reads votes 22 comments 6
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.
882 reads votes 33 comments 36
The Traveling Circus

The Traveling Circus

TheHippieNextDoor
10 parts / 19 pages, updated Oct 05, 2014PG-13
Avalidia, desperate to get away from her uncle and the dusty desert town she grew up in, snuck onto a circus train. But she didn't know that she was in for one wild ... read more
1,784 reads votes 84 comments 106
Knight's End

Knight's End

JamiMontgomery
8 parts / 29 pages, updated Jul 09, 2013PG-13
Aston Smith, Knight of Fridel, was on the run. On the wrong end of a failed mission, Prince Talbot panics and blames everything on Aston, the only other person with him t... read more
4,504 reads votes 78 comments 19
Captain Of The Shadows

Captain Of The Shadows

CharlotteElizabethHa
12 parts / 26 pages, updated Sep 20, 2014PGVideoPictures
Magic, Swords, Monsters, Court life and an evil Sorceress, follow the Adventure! Fritzgar Wydslaw grew up the shadow of his forefathers, a man of the Silverian Arm... read more
987 reads votes 41 comments 18
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