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.

Mactation

Mactation

Netshaly
3 parts / 5 pages, updated May 22, 2015
Sometimes foolish people do foolish things for power. Kingdoms are at war as their men crumble beneath them in cold blood, but that was only the beginning. When the French pe... read more
48 reads votes 4 comments 2
Freedom to Rarity

Freedom to Rarity

Therightstory
9 parts / 56 pages, updated May 22, 2015
Katsi Rae Cataldi is running away from an arranged marriage in 16th century, Italy. Her life is going nowhere and she's unsure of where to turn. However, when the que... read more
173 reads votes 16 comments 24
Invisible Children

Invisible Children

-WhiteFang-
4 parts / 10 pages, updated May 22, 2015
Killing on command. Trained to wield weapons at age nine. Witnessing the torture of their friends and family at their own hands. Fearing abduction. For nine-year-old ... read more
290 reads votes 58 comments 57
Anastasia

Anastasia

Fleurdelys21
44 parts / 81 pages, updated May 22, 2015Pictures
Lady Anastasia Banks, daughter of the Earl and Countess of Adlington, has lived her entire life thus far in a world where she may do as she likes, be it running around the coun... read more
35,209 reads votes 1,546 comments 240
The Wayfarer

The Wayfarer

IvanaM
25 parts / 104 pages, updated May 22, 2015Pictures
Riley MacLachlan, a Highlander, can't keep out of trouble. Together with a young secretive lass Isabelle, he lives for adventure. However, with the arrival of a Sassenach, e... read more
1,350 reads votes 78 comments 36
The Extraordinary life of Doctor Lewis

The Extraordinary life of Doctor Lewis

FannyRotten
3 parts / 5 pages, updated May 22, 2015
Todd has been traveling most of the world in the last ten years. But when his parents dies during the Great War he returns to his childhood home. A... read more
35 reads votes 1 comments 0
The Lost Princess

The Lost Princess

misterygirl078
27 parts / 39 pages, updated May 22, 2015Pictures
In a land far, far away, lived Abigalina Emeline Belle deGrey. She was a young woman, seventeen years to be exact. She smiled, although she suffers a lot of pain. She s... read more
1,063 reads votes 63 comments 23
A Scotsman's Promise

A Scotsman's Promise

Courtsalourts
25 parts / 80 pages, updated May 22, 2015
Micara DeMonae, a stuck up French Canadian in late 1700's Canada, is sent down the St. Lawrence with a Scottish courier to live with her aunt, against her wishes, ... read more
77,356 reads votes 4,016 comments 336
Apocalypse Then

Apocalypse Then

thumandgloom
2 parts / 14 pages, updated May 22, 2015
Karen is a seventeen year-old American girl studying music at the Leningrad Conservatory on the eve of World War 2. She’s trapped by the German invasion, but escapes the besieged city with the help of a nineteen year-old Russian conscript soldier.
1 read votes 0 comments 0
Stalingrad

Stalingrad

jamessssg
3 parts / 4 pages, updated May 22, 2015Pictures
This story is About Ivan, age 17 who became a soldier when the nazis were coming for the motherland and the rest of the world.
17 reads votes 0 comments 0
Isaac Newton

Isaac Newton

ooORainbowUnicornOoo
6 pages, updated May 22, 2015
The history of Isaac Newton
1 read votes 0 comments 0
The Secret in the Old Library

The Secret in the Old Library

vvalensm1
1 page, updated May 22, 2015Completed
Read to find out. Setting: World War II.
4 reads votes 0 comments 0
How It Was Before

How It Was Before

Kate_TheChaser
1 page, updated May 22, 2015
After the battle with Silvermask,Daryun begins to wonder if he has connections with the nemesis. The tragic story of two boys who were brothers and became each other's... read more
0 reads votes 0 comments 0
Thomas and Friends: The Adventure Begins

Thomas and Friends: The Adventure Begins

JakeRutigliano
2 parts / 15 pages, updated May 22, 2015VideoPictures
My own take on the Thomas and Friends special "The Adventure Begins" and a prequel to my first story "Thomas and the Great War"... read more
20 reads votes 1 comments 1
Annabelle

Annabelle

maddie23shaw
7 parts / 2 pages, updated May 22, 2015Completed
A little girls dog finds a necklace in her back yard. a few seconds later she found a diary in the same hole. she starts to read it. it belonged to Annabelle. who is Annabelle and why is her diary in her back yard.
0 reads votes 0 comments 0
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