Historical Fiction - Horror 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.

Life in Paintings

Life in Paintings

DarknessAndLight
13 parts / 20 pages, updated Oct 31, 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
60,559 reads votes 2,452 comments 501
Ash Like Snow

Ash Like Snow

adelaney4791
1 page, updated Nov 21, 2014G
2 reads votes 0 comments 0
Castle Of The Damned

Castle Of The Damned

josephcario
2 parts / 2 pages, updated Nov 18, 2014PG-13
Castle Of The Damned is about a Romanian princess who gives birth to a demon. The Demon's mission is to destroy the royal family that lives inside of the castle. Fer... read more
28 reads votes 2 comments 2
A Question of Ghosts

A Question of Ghosts

HannahLucy1705
3 pages, updated Nov 06, 2014PG-13Completed
Before I begin my story, there is something you must understand. I have never been afraid of the dark or ungodly things that walk this earth. It is just not in my na... read more
4 reads votes 0 comments 0
1800

1800

SadisutikkuSutori
2 pages, updated Nov 01, 2014PG-13
The country... A place filled with all those nice cowboys and horses, right? H...Hah... That's really what I thought. Until... I decided to sneak out of the farm one night...
17 reads votes 1 comments 2
African Holocaust

African Holocaust

Jimbongo
2 pages, updated Oct 20, 2014PG-13
The turn of the 16th century saw great change within the world and marked the start of the transatlantic slave trade. The general attitude regarding life, wealth and po... read more
50 reads votes 2 comments 0
Shades of Whitechapel

Shades of Whitechapel

StevenClapp
7 pages, updated Apr 03, 2013PG-13Completed
Roderick Dyer is a troubled Victorian gentleman battling his demons and the dark shades of Man's heart. What he discovers in the streets of Whitechapel will forever ... read more
1,103 reads votes 32 comments 29
Ring Around the Rosie

Ring Around the Rosie

thetruebluedragon
1 page, updated Nov 11, 2014
Everett Rosie, the heroine of this tale, was born in England in the year of 1324, about fifteen years or so before the start of the Black Death. She was born to two... read more
2 reads votes 0 comments 0
9/11 >> malik

9/11 >> malik

Julie5d
1 page, updated Nov 21, 2014PG-13
Very sad story that made me write a fan fiction on. I had watched some documentaries and a movie about it so I hope you guys hear out my theories thanks... Heart out to all... read more
1 read votes 0 comments 0
The Fazbear's Incident

The Fazbear's Incident

BONNlE
2 parts / 2 pages, updated Nov 16, 2014GPictures
In this story Bonnie has seen the unseen and tries to get revenge and help his fellow crew.
19 reads votes 2 comments 1
Around the World *on hold*

Around the World *on hold*

Alissabooks
2 parts / 1 page, updated Nov 17, 2014
Ci was scared. After hiding all her life from terrorists, she has no where to go, nor does she have high education, food, in which she eats once a week, and no l... read more
37 reads votes 4 comments 3
5 Nights at Freya's

5 Nights at Freya's

Starlilynight
1 page, updated Nov 09, 2014PG-13
18 reads votes 0 comments 7
Nightmare

Nightmare

coodlysniper
6 parts / 3 pages, updated Nov 11, 2014G
A story about a girl who is having mental sickness and nightmares. Those nightmares became real one day.
53 reads votes 1 comments 4
Hell Sails for America

Hell Sails for America

TuningWords
1 page, updated Nov 03, 2014PG-13
The third boat load to America lands on Roanoke Island. One of the girls, is having the hardest time coping. She begins to eat people.
4 reads votes 0 comments 0
The masquerade Murder

The masquerade Murder

PJOandHOOlover
2 pages, updated Oct 29, 2014PG-13
this is for a competition I have entered. All I can say is that there is a girl named clarrisa and she is in love. the story takes place in the past, like Renaissan... read more
8 reads votes 2 comments 1
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