Historical Fiction - Non-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.

Cleopatra Selene (book 1)

Cleopatra Selene (book 1)

MelissaWinterman
6 parts / 3 pages, updated Oct 17, 2014PG
Dragged through the dirty streets of Rome in chains, Selene and her brothers Helios and Ptolmey vow that they will one day visit their vengeance upon the cruel emp... read more
632 reads votes 15 comments 3
Letter to an Unknown Soldier

Letter to an Unknown Soldier

CarolinaC
1 page, updated Aug 03, 2014GCompleted
This very short work is for the "Letter to an Unknown Soldier" project. "Letter To An Unknown Soldier is a war memorial inspired by a statue ... read more
533 reads votes 28 comments 60
Code Talker

Code Talker

me_divinci
3 parts / 3 pages, updated Feb 21, 2014
The United States is at war, and sixteen-year-old Joseph Bruchac wants to join the cause- especially when he hears that Navajos are being specifically recruited by the Marine ... read more
1,167 reads votes 30 comments 6
Historical Fiction - Best Reads

Historical Fiction - Best Reads

BestReads
2 parts / 1 page, updated Dec 15, 2012G
Here you'll find the best reads in the category Historical Fiction. The newest best reads are always the first chapter. Each chapter contains: -Title of the... read more
874 reads votes 3 comments 1
Napoleon Bonaparte: A Biography

Napoleon Bonaparte: A Biography

Carries00
4 parts / 2 pages, updated Jan 16, 2014Completed
“History is a set of lies agreed upon.” Napoleon Bonaparte
742 reads votes 23 comments 10
The American West

The American West

KingLeonidas
3 parts / 2 pages, updated Jan 05, 2012PGPicturesCompleted
3,455 reads votes 9 comments 24
Suicide, depresion, and Cutting... Oh my!

Suicide, depresion, and Cutting... Oh my!

Punk_Emo
2 parts / 2 pages, updated Apr 14, 2013
935 reads votes 27 comments 17
Gods & Goddesses From Greek Mythology to Indian

Gods & Goddesses From Greek Mythology to Indian

BeingAJackson
3 parts / 1 page, updated Feb 28, 2013PG-13
Just information about the gods and goddesses.
2,688 reads votes 24 comments 4

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