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 Vikings Trophy

A Vikings Trophy

MetallicaforLife557
15 parts / 10 pages, updated Nov 25, 2014PG
I never thought that my village would be destroyed. I never thought that I would be the only one left. I never thought that they would come. I never thought that the Vik... read more
3,440 reads votes 198 comments 29
Mag-inang Mahirap

Mag-inang Mahirap

carmelitanasugbu
6 parts / 12 pages, updated Nov 25, 2014PG-13Private
"Mag-inang Mahirap" is a Tagalog phrase which means "impoverished mother and child." When people are impoverished, they are very, very poor. Oppres... read more
179 reads votes 8 comments 2
Towers

Towers

bananafvck
1 page, updated Nov 25, 2014PG
When finally qualifying as a Nurse in Yprees, Belgium in 1915, Cassandra Kyle jumps at the chance to save lives. But when brave soldier Sergent Samuel Jones appears in the hospital wards, things turn around for Cassie. But is it for good?
0 reads votes 0 comments 0
The Irishman

The Irishman

charlie686
20 parts / 92 pages, updated Nov 25, 2014PG-13
Saratoga Springs, 1913 Aidan "The Archangel" Ramsey, a gifted but troubled bare-knuckle boxer, has long since abandoned hope for anything more than the life o... read more
943 reads votes 50 comments 81
The Heiress of Rome

The Heiress of Rome

Wounded_Warrior
8 parts / 15 pages, updated Nov 25, 2014G
Rome's emperor has died with out a son. His cousin a roman senator ascends the throne with out a legitimate heir, or so everyone believes. Fear starts to grip the cit... read more
100 reads votes 5 comments 0
Battle of Olympus

Battle of Olympus

tourantashkin
1 page, updated Nov 25, 2014G
thte gods of Olympus started a war against there Greek and Roman sides and are corrupting them and there fellow demigod kids. The Romans and Greeks are battling it out ... read more
2 reads votes 0 comments 0
Lady in Red

Lady in Red

rainymarch
1 page, updated Nov 25, 2014PG
When a family in high society has started losing their money, they saw no other choice but to give their daughter's hand in marriage to Duke Irving Fairfax, a man infamous fo... read more
1 read votes 0 comments 0
Love In The Forbidden City

Love In The Forbidden City

YiLinOoi
21 parts / 52 pages, updated Nov 25, 2014PG-13
*A 25 year-old modern day woman woke up from a car accident to find herself in the body of a 16 year-old Manchu girl living in the 18th century Qing Dynasty. I... read more
2,450 reads votes 116 comments 52
The Fallen

The Fallen

MasonNs
1 page, updated Nov 25, 2014PG-13Pictures
Imagine the future world of America. Imagine what it would be like to live in a place used to be known the land of the free. The stock market has crashed but this time for goo... read more
0 reads votes 0 comments 0
Flower of the Palace

Flower of the Palace

Watercolur
8 parts / 14 pages, updated Nov 25, 2014PG
A tale of a flower that became a king. For many years, Queen Gonghye has struggled to produce a son as a way to protect the Royal Family and from the evil machinat... read more
153 reads votes 49 comments 26
Ravensdale (NaNoWriMo 2013 & 2014)

Ravensdale (NaNoWriMo 2013 & 2014)

Davrielle
53 parts / 133 pages, updated Nov 25, 2014PG-13
In 2012, Dora Harding finds an old letter in an antique shop that is owned by her best friend David. He specifically tells her not to open it, as it was... read more
200,865 reads votes 3,896 comments 731
Gray Amour

Gray Amour

us_rn_me
6 parts / 12 pages, updated Nov 25, 2014PG-13VideoPictures
For Ethel, by the age of sixteen, slavery was all she knew. She and her family spent eleven years on the Jefferson plantation. After Mr. Jefferson passes Mrs. Jefferson no lon... read more
153 reads votes 10 comments 9
Finding Fate (A One Direction Fanfic)

Finding Fate (A One Direction Fanfic)

Fall_Princess97
3 parts / 1 page, updated Nov 25, 2014G
When a girl finds her other half but sees him as her best friend until one choice is made when a guy from a boy band gets involved after a high school graduation.
7 reads votes 0 comments 0
My Highlander, My Love

My Highlander, My Love

Loulakoulouris
179 parts / 229 pages, updated Nov 25, 2014PG-13
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
6,679,950 reads votes 104,941 comments 7,241
The Debt

The Debt

TFIOS_DoctorWho_
14 parts / 24 pages, updated Nov 25, 2014PG-13
Imogen O'Boyle is the daughter of a poor, Irish shoemaker. Upon her father's death, she learns that he had made a deal with the current Duke of Suffolk to deal with his debts. I... read more
7,059 reads votes 242 comments 45
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