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 Vikings Payment

The Vikings Payment

War_Goddess_Nae
4 parts / 6 pages, updated Feb 28, 2015
I was no longer safe in my own I no longer have a home, I am nothing but payment to these monster to protect my old home. I will never give him my heart I will lock it up and let it die before I give it away.
675 reads votes 43 comments 6
Feeling Free

Feeling Free

mandiemysteries12
10 parts / 6 pages, updated Feb 28, 2015Pictures
I was born in England in 1940. I remember my Father saying to me that if a man who didn't want to marry me when I was grown than he was not a man I should hope to marry. I s... read more
223 reads votes 11 comments 0
The Patriot

The Patriot

hannahdecesare
19 parts / 11 pages, updated Feb 28, 2015
The year is 1776. America is at war with Great Britain, and all Hell is about to break loose. ... read more
1,435 reads votes 77 comments 37
Self Turmoil

Self Turmoil

literatevocabulary
1 page, updated Feb 28, 2015 MaturePictures
In the heart of France, a noble couple give birth to a baby boy. Growing up he is given everything he could ever ask for while being blinded from the conflict outside his ve... read more
27 reads votes 0 comments 0
The Replacement Princess

The Replacement Princess

AvalonReid
2 parts / 1 page, updated Feb 28, 2015Pictures
Alia Marcys is a simple dressmaker's daughter in Victorian London, who doesn't expect much from her life. But when the beautiful english princess mysteriously di... read more
32 reads votes 1 comments 1
War Through A Girls Eyes

War Through A Girls Eyes

Izzyfrost13
6 parts / 3 pages, updated Feb 28, 2015
Kimberly was 16 when she went out to boot camp for the military. She wanted to fight in the war to prove that girls to, were good soldiers. After being sent to I... read more
129 reads votes 5 comments 3
The Ones That Fall

The Ones That Fall

officiallysarra
6 parts / 9 pages, updated Feb 28, 2015
The war is nearing its end, and Tjaden von Koppel doesn't want to view it as so. Fueled with bravery and power, he takes an advantage on the strength he possesses. The... read more
340 reads votes 18 comments 36
The Soviet Winter War

The Soviet Winter War

Mr__Kookie
3 parts / 2 pages, updated Feb 28, 2015
In the 1920s while both America and the Soviet Union were at war with each other , A meteorite came down none knows why but it granted whoever found these meteorite... read more
37 reads votes 3 comments 0
United We Stand

United We Stand

Tactic57
6 parts / 8 pages, updated Feb 28, 2015Video
It is 1776. The 1st known act of the American Revolution is about to start. An English loyalist, and 3 journalists witness the important events of when the 13 English c... read more
110 reads votes 11 comments 1
Into The World

Into The World

Motionless_In_Toxic
6 parts / 2 pages, updated Feb 28, 2015
(This book is inspired by the true story of Christopher Johnson McCandless in the story "Into The Wild" by Jon Krakauer) In November 1992, Ariel Ranges travels f... read more
128 reads votes 4 comments 2
Blood & Love [ S&S Sequel  ]

Blood & Love [ S&S Sequel ]

meganm0608
23 parts / 21 pages, updated Feb 28, 2015
SEQUEL Things are suppose to be better now that Robin has assumed the responsibility of the sheriff and he is worn thin with the work that it requires. Maybe ... read more
624 reads votes 39 comments 78
1939

1939

friskyfrog
8 parts / 5 pages, updated Feb 28, 2015Pictures
On this day in 1939, German forces bombard Poland on land and from the air, as Adolf Hitler seeks to regain lost territory and ultimately rule Poland. World War II had begun. The Ge... read more
447 reads votes 34 comments 17
Camp Ma'at

Camp Ma'at

RobinVeilTheAuthor
6 parts / 6 pages, updated Feb 28, 2015
76 reads votes 11 comments 14
Shadows

Shadows

arilovesss
1 page, updated Feb 28, 2015Pictures
Anneliese has lived most of her life in upmost extravagance, living in what seems a fairy tale. After Hitler gains power, things suddenly begin to get better, especially when her... read more
22 reads votes 3 comments 4
An Unexpected Love

An Unexpected Love

nmmorton
49 parts / 106 pages, updated Feb 28, 2015
Shy and awkward Elizabeth Montgomery doesn't think she'll ever find love. In a time where arranged marriages are commonplace, she's afraid she'll find herself either b... read more
375,557 reads votes 12,258 comments 1,969
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