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.

The Robber Knight's Love

The Robber Knight's Love

RobThier
34 parts / 98 pages, updated Sep 25, 2014PG
Ayla has uncovered a terrible secret: the man she loves is in fact her worst enemy. As a mighty army gathers to destroy her and her people, she must ask hersel... read more
2,025,023 reads votes 60,941 comments 10,686
Dancing with the Devil

Dancing with the Devil

conleyswifey
48 parts / 114 pages, updated Sep 28, 2014PG-13Completed
*** Ansel Adams, or Ance as those he knows tend to call him, is a bad man though he didn’t consider that to be his fault. His father had been a bad man, his grandf... read more
859,538 reads votes 30,926 comments 2,301
My Dark Knight

My Dark Knight

_imperfect
48 parts / 185 pages, updated Sep 27, 2014PG-13
In the era where swords rule, where women consider their modesty their greatest virtue. Where a man would kill to find his wife warming another mans bed, a time when women ... read more
3,691,662 reads votes 58,323 comments 7,733
The Boy in the Woods

The Boy in the Woods

KatherineArlene
39 parts / 178 pages, updated Sep 28, 2014PG-13Video
A mysterious and poignant coming of age story with the same classic feel as A Little Princess and The Secret Garden. In 1958, a young girl grieving the loss of her ... read more
1,098,555 reads votes 26,396 comments 10,397
War Prize (A Roman Britain story)

War Prize (A Roman Britain story)

Happilyneverafters
18 parts / 51 pages, updated Sep 28, 2014PG-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
367,826 reads votes 16,580 comments 1,655
The Pirate King and I

The Pirate King and I

rskovach
22 parts / 77 pages, updated Sep 25, 2014PG-13Pictures
After pirates kidnap an orphaned housemaid in a case of mistaken identity, she prepares for the worst. Instead, seventeen-year-old Ana sets sail on the adventure of... read more
219,104 reads votes 9,591 comments 2,313
My Highlander, My Love

My Highlander, My Love

Loulakoulouris
106 parts / 124 pages, updated Sep 30, 2014
Kyra was a beautiful twentyone year old young woman, who just finished undergrad school, and was super excited to start law school in September. She was beautiful, ... read more
2,339,513 reads votes 55,088 comments 3,417
Armor

Armor

stormcloud08
33 parts / 62 pages, updated Sep 26, 2014
Isabella, future queen of Gardia, unlike any lady of her time, is no damsel, but a fierce warrior. Though respected by men and shunned by women she fleetingly wonders what it would ... read more
375,578 reads votes 16,669 comments 1,023
The Duke's Daughter

The Duke's Daughter

jaidesmama
88 parts / 254 pages, updated Sep 20, 2014PG-13Completed
The Duke of Marlborough has signed betrothal contracts on behalf of his daughter, Lady Arianna Kent. But Arianna is not the type to blindly follow her father's bidd... read more
4,279,842 reads votes 61,252 comments 4,052
The Elissa

The Elissa

MsHawthrone
35 parts / 77 pages, updated Sep 27, 2014PG-13Video
She returns—ghostly, white—a phantom ship lost and wandering, cursed on an eternal voyage, never to find rest. The Caribbean has not been kind to The Elissa, its once proud ma... read more
27,102 reads votes 1,462 comments 244
The Viking's Wife

The Viking's Wife

Ivory_Life
10 parts / 13 pages, updated Sep 12, 2014PG-13
When Katra was six years old her father married her to Arne. She grew up knowing his name and having flashes of him in her memories. Now he is back and ready to claim... read more
350,822 reads votes 10,642 comments 1,189
To Kill a King

To Kill a King

VaineLuchia
2 parts / 2 pages, updated Apr 27, 2014VideoPictures
The task was simple, the prize her greatest desire: bring down the enemy king while posing as his royal bride, to spare the real princess a potential death trap. She must c... read more
6,422 reads votes 295 comments 75
The Revival (Book Three in the Wattpad Featured Return Series)

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

Cfunk3
41 parts / 74 pages, updated Sep 28, 2014PG-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 enviro... read more
308,303 reads votes 14,365 comments 4,235
The Unknowing Heiress

The Unknowing Heiress

littleLo
16 parts / 60 pages, updated Sep 28, 2014PG-13
Maggie Swift had always known something was missing from her life. She had everything an eighteen year old aristocrat could want – a title, wealth, a good family, a... read more
122,097 reads votes 6,688 comments 781
The Girl at the Gallows

The Girl at the Gallows

AlysArden
7 parts / 5 pages, updated Sep 22, 2014PGPictures
Have you ever wondered if you are crazy? What if everyone else in the entire town thought you were? What if there was only one way to prove your sanity, but it m... read more
30,746 reads votes 908 comments 509
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