Historical Fiction - Spiritual 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.

Daughter of Helaman (#1)

Daughter of Helaman (#1)

MistyMoncur
7 parts / 27 pages, updated Apr 10, 2014PG-13Completed
The boys in the Ammonite villages are determined to march to the aid of their Nephite allies. Keturah wants to go too. She wants to protect her family and their peac... read more
3,480 reads votes 87 comments 16
Why?

Why?

Miriam018
14 parts / 7 pages, updated Jul 13, 2014
Holocaust poems and short stories. Also a short holocaust story I have written in the 6th grade
360 reads votes 28 comments 14
Diary of a Holocaust Survivor

Diary of a Holocaust Survivor

natalie11nat
13 parts / 4 pages, updated Feb 13, 2013PG-13
Sylvia Zipper is a 14 year old Jewish girl living in Poland during the Holocaust. She hides from the Nazis with her large family in the attic of generous Mrs... read more
36,763 reads votes 959 comments 107
The Pain that Made Her Beautiful

The Pain that Made Her Beautiful

courtwriter
45 parts / 121 pages, updated Mar 17, 2014PG-13
Nayeli is a slave in an Ancient Roman town called Sarni and is content with her life, that is until a raiding party of Germanic tribesmen kidnap her and try... read more
80,194 reads votes 823 comments 259
Title:Justice Well Served.

Title:Justice Well Served.

Mission_achievable35
10 parts / 10 pages, updated Sep 25, 2012PG-13
Elaine Moore was a domestic worker in the 1950's in New Orleans. She, work as a maid at one of the largest houses for two of the most wealthiest men, the Ha... read more
807 reads votes 28 comments 42
Sophie's Tears

Sophie's Tears

Carywest
28 parts / 136 pages, updated Jul 17, 2013PG-13Completed
By a mere telegram Sophie's world has changed forever! Now a war widow, she is raising her son alone. Her faith is shattered and anger replaces her tears. How can she m... read more
49,879 reads votes 1,044 comments 111
The Crane Wife

The Crane Wife

Shikiorin
12 parts / 1 page, updated Apr 27, 2014Completed
Based on the actual story: Tsuru no Ongaeshi/The Crane Wife/The Grateful Crane. A Japanese folklore about a man who saves a crane.
300 reads votes 37 comments 1
Nimrod Twice Born

Nimrod Twice Born

Nimrodtwiceborn
31 parts / 62 pages, updated Jul 26, 2013
From the moment that Salome, the daughter of Herodias, demanded the head of John-the-Baptist on a platter, a process was set in motion that still redounds across the cen... read more
971 reads votes 38 comments 4
Water: John 4

Water: John 4

LostDMBFiles
4 parts / 5 pages, updated May 13, 2013G
No one could have been more obscure and marginalized than her--out of the way and out of the world. But there is one man who looks for those such as these. This is not her story, or his, but merely the moment when their stories come together.
964 reads votes 30 comments 27
The Number Three

The Number Three

aimlesslymumbling
23 parts / 48 pages, updated Mar 13, 2013PG-13Completed
Modern day Olympus is left in shambles after a great war shakes Heaven on its foundations. The mortals they once governed have moved on and began to worship a new God, c... read more
28,399 reads votes 378 comments 120
God of War

God of War

Lynnsinger209
4 parts / 3 pages, updated Sep 22, 2012PG-13
Kratos is a warrior in the service of the Greek gods of Olympus. It is revealed in a series of flashbacks that Kratos was once a captain in the Spartan army. A fierce warrior, ... read more
1,411 reads votes 23 comments 2
Big Hair Don't Care

Big Hair Don't Care

dwashingt3
3 parts / 3 pages, updated Jan 05, 2014
Chinyere is a naturalist, believing that she going natural is who she really is. Big afro's, curly hair thats what natural hair is all about and Chinyere expresses ... read more
108 reads votes 6 comments 1
(ON HOLD) Sold ~Book 1~ Trail and Salvation Series

(ON HOLD) Sold ~Book 1~ Trail and Salvation Series

OceanMist
5 parts / 6 pages, updated Apr 23, 2014G
Adalia has always lived with her 5 member family in a small cottage on the edge of town. Her life was meager but she couldn't imagine... read more
101 reads votes 6 comments 7
Gris-Gris Daughter [on hold]

Gris-Gris Daughter [on hold]

LostDMBFiles
7 parts / 11 pages, updated Mar 20, 2011PG-13
Gris-Gris Daughter, both Southern gothic and darkly inspirational, explores an East Texas culture thick with racism and religion where family ties can strangle as... read more
2,570 reads votes 46 comments 46
Reincarnation [NaNoWriMo13] *WATTPAD UNEDITED VERSION*

Reincarnation [NaNoWriMo13] *WATTPAD UNEDITED VERSION*

SissaRomanova
53 parts / 100 pages, updated Dec 01, 2013PGPicturesCompleted
Anthony and Catherine are soulmates. They were young, newly wedded and starting a beautiful family when Catherine dies in a mysterious w... read more
48,748 reads votes 1,921 comments 275
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