Historical Fiction 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.

A Viking's Catch

A Viking's Catch

foreverhopeful
24 parts / 44 pages, updated Jan 23, 2015PG-13Video
The waves crashed against the shores, as if angry of the lies the land now held. Such promises had once been made by the land to protect its people, and yet it had not... read more
485,225 reads votes 20,032 comments 1,818
The Restless Viscountess

The Restless Viscountess

littleLo
5 parts / 12 pages, updated Jan 25, 2015
Lady Imogen Wilde has lived her life in a body that does not work as it should. As she was born not breathing, Imogen has spent her life as the small and weak da... read more
40,084 reads votes 2,421 comments 306
Taming the beastly Duke

Taming the beastly Duke

MissChris21
10 parts / 13 pages, updated Jan 27, 2015PG-13
Cassandra knew her life was over the moment her parents told her she was to marry the Duke of Thornton. She had heard horrible stories about him that made ice co... read more
33,237 reads votes 1,146 comments 88
Ravensdale

Ravensdale

Davrielle
71 parts / 182 pages, updated Jan 24, 2015PG-13
MAGICAL REALISM/ HISTORICAL In 2012, Dora Harding finds an old letter and a Victorian desk in a Manhattan antique shop owned by her best friend David. He specifically tells he... read more
457,476 reads votes 10,580 comments 2,295
Maid For Majesty: Forbidden Fruit

Maid For Majesty: Forbidden Fruit

aj_phoenix
53 parts / 154 pages, updated Jan 26, 2015PG-13Pictures
"The King's love is fickle; he's gorgeous, intelligent and has power beyond the average man. He doesn't have to be kind. He can give a glance or a... read more
397,270 reads votes 12,917 comments 1,487
Charades

Charades

rosesarered27
3 parts / 14 pages, updated Jan 22, 2015
Book 2 of the Newbridge series. Katherine Newbridge, eldest daughter of the powerful Duke of Newbridge dreams of finding love and a happy ending and knows she has found all tha... read more
14,764 reads votes 571 comments 70
Refuge

Refuge

stormcloud08
9 parts / 14 pages, updated Jan 24, 2015PG-13Pictures
King Eric, has seen his best friend married off, an ally kingdom saved, and now runs his own kingdom. He relishes in interrupting the lives of those around him with his charm and... read more
13,042 reads votes 944 comments 97
Highland Bear (Book 4)

Highland Bear (Book 4)

AzMaz90
33 parts / 80 pages, updated Jan 25, 2015PG-13
The Druids were a hunted people long ago...they made a pact to scatter their children throughout time to keep them safe from the massacre to come. These children bec... read more
42,121 reads votes 3,217 comments 672
An Unexpected Seduction.

An Unexpected Seduction.

aoifem
14 parts / 20 pages, updated Jan 28, 2015PG-13
Miss Isabella Bradford is the only daughter of the impoverished Lord Bradford of Devonshire. She believes she is destined to marry a man of her fathers choosing u... read more
15,593 reads votes 597 comments 35
The Last Queen

The Last Queen

GemmaLawrence31
11 parts / 21 pages, updated Jan 25, 2015PG
"Men have called me many things in my life. Whore, wife, savior, queen, goddess, wanton, betrayer, ally, murderer, sister, daughter, lover, friend." The last ru... read more
17,185 reads votes 747 comments 188
War Prize (A Roman Britain story)

War Prize (A Roman Britain story)

Happilyneverafters
29 parts / 83 pages, updated Jan 18, 2015PG-13
Aurelia, a Noble Roman woman, had heard of the savage British tribes, their mystic Celtic ways, and the battles the Roman army was fighting against them o... read more
1,367,895 reads votes 46,579 comments 5,084
Pharaoh's Heart is Mine

Pharaoh's Heart is Mine

VaineLuchia
18 parts / 51 pages, updated Dec 31, 2014VideoPictures
"Pharoah's love is unpredictable; Pharaoh's love can change in the blink of an eye, The flash of a fox's tail. One moment you are his greatest treasure, T... read more
984,364 reads votes 24,525 comments 5,283
The Pirate King and I

The Pirate King and I

rskovach
25 parts / 87 pages, updated Oct 11, 2014PG-13PicturesCompleted
After pirates kidnap seventeen-year-old Ana in a case of mistaken identity, the orphaned housemaid prepares for the worst. Instead, playing the wholesome daughter o... read more
717,421 reads votes 26,841 comments 4,480
Cimmerian Sunrise

Cimmerian Sunrise

IsisMcEllen
18 parts / 113 pages, updated Jan 21, 2015PG
"There has been an accident." With those five words Breanne Crabtree's world is dashed to pieces. Before she even has a chance at a life of true happiness, her... read more
73,462 reads votes 3,081 comments 604
The Revival (Book Three in the Wattpad Featured Return Series)

The Revival (Book Three in the Wattpad Featured Return Series)

Cfunk3
81 parts / 164 pages, updated Jan 25, 2015PG-13Video
Resurrected once again, Ellie Blackwell now knows that there is no way to fight her destiny, so she decides to run, hoping that a new envir... read more
1,039,038 reads votes 38,220 comments 9,883
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