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, 2013
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.
930 reads votes 33 comments 36
A Legend Changes

A Legend Changes

MISThomas
23 parts / 132 pages, updated Jan 02, 2013Completed
Cover Art is credit of @Neonpanda17 (member on Wattpad and very helpful) A re-written, elaborated and expanded version of the legendary "King Arthur Legend". Afte... read more
12,470 reads votes 156 comments 37
Enchanted - On Hold

Enchanted - On Hold

hotbichhhh9
9 parts / 16 pages, updated Feb 17, 2012Pictures
From the day Ella was born, she was cursed. Cursed to live with the evil Marilyn and her daughters, whom she thinks of as family. Cursed to never to able to leave the anc... read more
9,414 reads votes 149 comments 104
Black Butterfly Knot

Black Butterfly Knot

raini7o5
10 parts / 47 pages, updated Oct 13, 2014
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.
3,381 reads votes 84 comments 47
Knight's End

Knight's End

JamiMontgomery
8 parts / 29 pages, updated Jul 09, 2013
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
4,927 reads votes 80 comments 19
Sombras da Noite

Sombras da Noite

sorayateixeira1998
21 parts / 30 pages, updated Jun 12, 2013Completed
Victoria era apenas uma pequena criança quando as bestas atacaram e tomaram controlo da aldeia...todos os tipos de monstros matavam as inocentes pessoas:vampiros,lobisome... read more
8,083 reads votes 211 comments 72
Red haired girl

Red haired girl

robintje1q2
18 parts / 30 pages, updated Jul 05, 2013Completed
This story is about Will. He is the son of an almost legendary knight. The country in which he lives has recently suffered from a long and bloody war. The peace has return... read more
3,840 reads votes 186 comments 41
MOONLIGHT

MOONLIGHT

Midnight_Carousel
25 parts / 59 pages, updated Feb 18, 2015
What will you do if war threatens to destroy everything you love? Moonlight is a story of friendship, journey, war and love set in the time when the world is young and today'... read more
6,772 reads votes 128 comments 40
Dark Age Mysteries

Dark Age Mysteries

ThoraDesaga1
7 parts / 33 pages, updated Feb 17, 2014Pictures
The Dark Ages was a time when magic was real; it was a time when the Ancients gave humans a chance to gain back all the talents that the gods took from them for becomi... read more
603 reads votes 28 comments 8
A Time of Tales Told

A Time of Tales Told

Nicholasscott
5 parts / 11 pages, updated Jun 06, 2014
994 reads votes 37 comments 10
Crown of Chains

Crown of Chains

lynnbrooke_
8 parts / 12 pages, updated Sep 22, 2013
Elsa is thrown into a whirlwind of magic, rebellion, and love when she is unwillingly forced to stand as the new royal family's missing daughter, Annabella.
2,505 reads votes 63 comments 32
Magikal

Magikal

PoisonedBlythe
6 parts / 18 pages, updated May 30, 2013
Imagine you've always been living a normal life and in a spur of the moment, all logic is lost and you find yourself at an academy for the powerful and gifted. The people around y... read more
1,034 reads votes 55 comments 50
Rebellion, Book One of The Warlord Series

Rebellion, Book One of The Warlord Series

rwindson
23 parts / 41 pages, updated May 18, 2013PicturesCompleted
An archer with The Duke of Preston, Tom Hugger was sent with three-hundred of his fellow soldiers to reinforce the garrisons at Northsendshire. It... read more
3,130 reads votes 136 comments 69
and The Lights Went Out

and The Lights Went Out

LaneBell
9 parts / 21 pages, updated Jul 11, 2013
16 year old Louise is sent to London from Georgia, in the summer of 1867, to marry the son of a noble man Luke Tomson. Her mother's grate joy in the Tomson's offer... read more
1,155 reads votes 49 comments 15
Marked

Marked

ceruleanskies
9 parts / 14 pages, updated Nov 08, 2012
What would you do, if greed, evil, and destruction tore your world apart? A long time ago, humans coexisted peacefully with three distinct groups of people—the Magix, the Legions, ... read more
3,054 reads votes 207 comments 227
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