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.

Winfred

Winfred

Zhe_Dollophead
39 parts / 22 pages, updated Dec 18, 2014PG-13Pictures
Official Report British Intelligence Code: 3986 Kathleen Winfred My name is Kathleen Winfred. I am a member of Britain's Women's Auxiliary Air Force. I escaped. I am a coward. ... read more
987 reads votes 377 comments 186
The Covenant: New Changes

The Covenant: New Changes

annieswag4
2 parts / 2 pages, updated Dec 18, 2014PG-13Pictures
The Sons of Ipswich are back!!! But in different ways. After Caleb comes back from his vacation in Italy, he breaks up with Sarah. Now, he has a new love interes... read more
3 reads votes 0 comments 0
I don't know where I am going, but I'm going.Are you coming with me?

I don't know where I am going, but I'm going.Are you coming with me?

Be_brave1836
7 parts / 3 pages, updated Dec 18, 2014PGPictures
This is a story about a girl who wants nothing more than to be part of something big. In the town of San Felipe de Austin, Texas. Clai... read more
50 reads votes 2 comments 1
Cimmerian Sunrise

Cimmerian Sunrise

IsisMcEllen
16 parts / 99 pages, updated Dec 18, 2014PG
"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
57,152 reads votes 2,304 comments 441
Carols & Courtship

Carols & Courtship

AdelynAnn
5 parts / 15 pages, updated Dec 18, 2014PGVideoPictures
When Christmas comes to the sleepy town of Hillbury, so does a love letter for Holly Ambrose- a love letter from a secret admirer. Amidst the yuletide balls and Chri... read more
173 reads votes 14 comments 12
Slavery.   (a short story)

Slavery. (a short story)

Cha-ching
1 page, updated Dec 18, 2014GPictures
I found this in my old stories. So, in this story, I'm a slave in America and I have to leave the slave ship before I die of starvation. Out of my comfort zone ty... read more
1 read votes 0 comments 0
Prosper

Prosper

SybilCochrane
26 parts / 90 pages, updated Dec 18, 2014PG-13Pictures
The year is 1942. War has been raging across Europe for nearly two years now, and the Nazis, hell-bent on expanding their empire and anti-Semitic views, are winning. Only Britain... read more
1,530 reads votes 41 comments 102
A Roman Pearl for Caligula

A Roman Pearl for Caligula

GryffindorGal1996
2 pages, updated Dec 18, 2014PG-13
Under the rule of the Judio-Claudian Emperors, the Romans has never been more sick of the tyrant Tiberius and say he's one nasty guy who loves the taste of cru... read more
1 read votes 0 comments 0
Christmas

Christmas

Smileyzebra9043
1 page, updated Dec 18, 2014G
0 reads votes 0 comments 0
A Vikings Trophy

A Vikings Trophy

MetallicaforLife557
18 parts / 12 pages, updated Dec 18, 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
13,406 reads votes 569 comments 59
Black History

Black History

2pac_is_life
11 parts / 2 pages, updated Dec 18, 2014
This book is about Black History.I researched all of the information myself .And each chapter is about a different colored social activist.
1,291 reads votes 25 comments 7
Reign (Theo James fanfic)

Reign (Theo James fanfic)

its0kay
19 parts / 21 pages, updated Dec 18, 2014PG-13
The year is 1530 and Yasmine, princess of Algeria is forced to marry prince Theo, prince of the UK. Will Yasmine learn to love Theo or will tragedy take its cours... read more
310 reads votes 33 comments 3
Ravensdale (Featured)

Ravensdale (Featured)

Davrielle
62 parts / 159 pages, updated Dec 18, 2014PG-13
NOW A FEATURED STORY In 2012, Dora Harding finds an old letter and an antique Edwardian desk in a Manhattan antique shop owned by her best friend David. He specifical... read more
264,251 reads votes 5,311 comments 1,120
Searching For Ellen Benson

Searching For Ellen Benson

SLFWritings
3 parts / 2 pages, updated Dec 18, 2014PG-13
Vince is a teenage boy taking on the paternal role for his aunt while his mother is gone in the Vietnam War as a nurse. He loses the electricity, heat, water, ... read more
3 reads votes 0 comments 0
Into The World

Into The World

Creepy_Girly_Pastas
5 parts / 2 pages, updated Dec 18, 2014PG-13
(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
53 reads votes 4 comments 2
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