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.

The ghost of the Villisca axe murder house

The ghost of the Villisca axe murder house

MaryMaston
1 page, updated Sep 29, 2011PG
239 reads votes 1 comments 1
The Haunting of Mary King's Close (No longer writing)

The Haunting of Mary King's Close (No longer writing)

Londonandeye
19 parts / 27 pages, updated May 29, 2012
They live in a dark world. A world where light is rare when the sun sets. A world of blood, dirt, executions and vermin roaming the streets. I... read more
14,124 reads votes 1,027 comments 1,167
J.A.C.K: The Story Of A Ripper

J.A.C.K: The Story Of A Ripper

PaigeAishaWebster
13 parts / 21 pages, updated Mar 29, 2013PG-13Pictures
In the late 1800s Chase Wallace arrives in London seeking something to cease his boredom and distract him from his almost constant craving for human blood. He... read more
5,491 reads votes 115 comments 37
Mary Jane Kelly [On Hold]

Mary Jane Kelly [On Hold]

xXMusicJunkyXx
3 parts / 6 pages, updated Oct 09, 2011PG-13
"I'm a prostitue in Whitechapel, a poor district in the outskirts of London. I'm living in late 19th century. I'm really interested in France, I even changed m... read more
762 reads votes 18 comments 34
Frankenstein

Frankenstein

_SparkQuote
25 parts / 95 pages, updated Dec 12, 2011Completed
8,049 reads votes 59 comments 0
Darkness

Darkness

Stronghearted12
1 page, updated Dec 15, 2011
23 reads votes 2 comments 0
Ivory Ivy

Ivory Ivy

Horror_Love
2 pages, updated Dec 18, 2011
This is based on the story "Angola Amy". A slave taken from Africa takes revenge on those who oppressed her people. She won't be pushed around any longer.
42 reads votes 1 comments 0
mcdonaldbbb

mcdonaldbbb

roksa12
128 pages, updated Dec 28, 2011PG-13
101 reads votes 0 comments 0
Carnage

Carnage

sayruq
10 parts / 21 pages, updated Jan 01, 2014PG-13
Set in Ancient Rome in the reign of Augustus. Arc 1 For years, Nadu and Arie roamed continents after the death of the Parthian king, her father. With very little prospects, the pa... read more
3,683 reads votes 172 comments 220
Forgotten Children

Forgotten Children

michi1207
2 pages, updated Jan 14, 2012G
16 reads votes 0 comments 0
Porphyria

Porphyria

KingLeonidas
17 parts / 22 pages, updated Dec 10, 2013PG-13Pictures
When a disease called Porphyria strikes the city of Portsmouth, the government puts it into quarantine. There is no escape now, what can the citizens of Portsmouth do whilst their neighbors, family and friends are turning into zombies?
87,442 reads votes 900 comments 722
The Trick 'r Treaters

The Trick 'r Treaters

Carnegie
2 pages, updated Jan 11, 2012PG
On a jolly Halloween night, a black family is stalked by real "ghosts."
67 reads votes 1 comments 2
Silenced

Silenced

E2theM
1 page, updated Jan 27, 2012PG-13Pictures
Running. That was what we were doing. There was no stopping. If you stopped, you would be shot. No exceptions. We moved from camp to camp, hoping that the next destination would b... read more
337 reads votes 12 comments 2
fear in a dungeon

fear in a dungeon

feliksisawesome
1 page, updated Jan 13, 2012PG-13Completed
in english class we had to make a description of a setting and i was assigned fear. we weren't allowed to make it a story or ever use charactors. enjoy
70 reads votes 3 comments 1
The Felt Number

The Felt Number

ColbyTaylor
1 page, updated Feb 24, 2012
42 reads votes 0 comments 0
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