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.

Sanpurananzi

Sanpurananzi

Dimesocket
5 parts / 2 pages, updated Oct 21, 2014PG-13
With wealth, power, and charm, Nikolay Petrovich Yurovsky has almost everything he could ever want. Except for two things. His father's gilded stone, and the identity of Sanpurananzi—the Gypsy Thief.
24 reads votes 1 comments 1
The Beginning of Cosmos

The Beginning of Cosmos

gmegan
3 parts / 50 pages, updated Oct 21, 2014PG-13
Cosmos or Coronos as he was known in ancient times was a great, hardworking and skilled man, skilled as a blacksmith and in the art of sword fighting until fate g... read more
117 reads votes 6 comments 0
Brunanburh - A Novel of 937

Brunanburh - A Novel of 937

6751199
49 parts / 79 pages, updated Oct 21, 2014PG-13
Athelstan, King of the English; Olaf Guthfrithsson, King of the Dublin Norse; Constantin, King of the Scots; Owain, King of Strathclyde, Hywel of the South Wels... read more
5,506 reads votes 137 comments 2
Good Evening, Mr President

Good Evening, Mr President

leo_dicaprio8
23 parts / 14 pages, updated Oct 21, 2014PG-13
Marianne Waters is a 23 year old woman from Washington, and when she gets invited to a government party at the White House, everything is about to change. Whe... read more
549 reads votes 46 comments 4
The Next President

The Next President

historygeek123
2 parts / 1 page, updated Oct 21, 2014PG
It’s 1968, once again it’s Kennedy Vs Nixon for the White House but it’s a different Kennedy. Jack is in his final full year of his presidency and is ready to hand ove... read more
20 reads votes 4 comments 1
Camp Ma'at

Camp Ma'at

RobinVeilTheAuthor
5 parts / 5 pages, updated Oct 21, 2014PG
28 reads votes 8 comments 7
Life of a Legionnaire

Life of a Legionnaire

KennedyMan
1 page, updated Oct 21, 2014G
This is a short story about the life of a legionnaire in Ceasar's Army on his conquest of Gaul. It is entirely fiction.
7 reads votes 0 comments 0
Eleven Cents

Eleven Cents

XxKitty467xX
15 parts / 6 pages, updated Oct 21, 2014PGPictures
Tommy's family struggles to make ends meet, but they've managed to scrape together eleven cents for him. It won't go far by itself, but thanks to Kayla eleven cents is all Tommy needs.
27 reads votes 3 comments 0
The Seasonal Feather Holds The Sword

The Seasonal Feather Holds The Sword

Lee_Ohashi96
1 page, updated Oct 21, 2014
To survive one must never trust another. That is the case of two people from different places. Akahana and Daisuke. To survive, fighting seems necessary. A samurai and a knight cross paths using a robot and it's Master in a way to live on.
0 reads votes 0 comments 0
Bow

Bow

clahrissa
3 parts / 14 pages, updated Oct 21, 2014PG-13
As England falters under the supressing reign of Prince John, and taxes climb to equip King Richard’s mercenary of knights in the Holy War, rebellion is brewing. The starving peasant... read more
21 reads votes 2 comments 3
Stoned Age

Stoned Age

ChumlyManka
11 parts / 4 pages, updated Oct 21, 2014G
Historical Myths
220 reads votes 10 comments 5
The Connoisseur (Twice Weekly Updates)

The Connoisseur (Twice Weekly Updates)

JWPThackray
3 parts / 7 pages, updated Oct 21, 2014PG-13Video
Some lovers take you to the most romantic places in the world. Very few take you to the most romantic times in history. Sophia is living a normal s... read more
27 reads votes 2 comments 2
Edmund Walker's Journal

Edmund Walker's Journal

Asiuol_Saga
8 parts / 12 pages, updated Oct 21, 2014PG-13Video
I knew I was going to die before I got on the ship. As long as I died defending my country, it was worth it. Then we crashed. Now I have no idea where I am ... read more
490 reads votes 11 comments 16
The girl who chased the moon

The girl who chased the moon

ClassicF97
9 parts / 18 pages, updated Oct 21, 2014PG-13
Vampire's lover and warlock's child, Forsaken by those who would claim her in kind. The story continues. Beatrice Everlyn has discovered the truth... read more
460 reads votes 9 comments 26
Death Only Looks Good In Black

Death Only Looks Good In Black

JaeJenkins
3 parts / 4 pages, updated Oct 21, 2014PG-13
There is a mysterious illness killing most of Europe and Asia, and the King of England is nearing his end trying to stop the illness. He sends his faithfu... read more
12 reads votes 0 comments 0
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