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.

A Rose By Any Other Name

A Rose By Any Other Name

Starpony999
3 parts / 3 pages, updated Sep 30, 2014
Rose was just an ordinary girl living an ordinary life. Until the guards came. They raided every nearby village, searching for girls. Why? The king was holdin... read more
46 reads votes 5 comments 3
Myths. That's all we are.

Myths. That's all we are.

Katherine44
28 parts / 21 pages, updated Dec 18, 2014
Freyja met Alfe back when they were very young and they had been best friends and more since then. But they are both harbouring a secret that had them kicked of... read more
527 reads votes 3 comments 7
Dreamcatcher

Dreamcatcher

uwotpad
8 parts / 14 pages, updated Oct 19, 2014
At first he only visited me every other night and it was short, realistic and somewhat sweet. However, soon it began to happen more frequently. This stranger kept reappearin... read more
3,069 reads votes 185 comments 135
Faith

Faith

GeeRough
3 parts / 10 pages, updated Jun 29, 2014PG
A witty story about adventure of a seven-year-old kid protagonist, Dane Clause. Lost in the market because of her thick-head, here she will find truth with the company of her pup wh... read more
138 reads votes 2 comments 2
A Higher Duty: A Tale of Christians in Rome (On Hold Till Febuary)

A Higher Duty: A Tale of Christians in Rome (On Hold Till Febuary)

cradle_life
29 parts / 90 pages, updated Jan 09, 2015PG-13
Rome, Anno Domini 65. Ever since the great fire, Christians have been the talk of the city. No matter what the conversation, you are su... read more
1,957 reads votes 115 comments 41
2022

2022

NashOsamaElBorno
2 parts / 3 pages, updated Sep 11, 2014
174 reads votes 1 comments 0
Away: A Search for Home

Away: A Search for Home

JobRobinson
2 parts / 2 pages, updated Sep 10, 2014PG-13
A mother who left her two sons behind to work as OFW finally comes back to fix their home. But just when she decided to, something tragic happens. Will they find ... read more
29 reads votes 0 comments 0
The Eighth Son

The Eighth Son

PenofNitsua
2 parts / 8 pages, updated Aug 19, 2014PG-13
In second century BCE Israel, a young boy must overcome an abhorrent personal tragedy and take part in the war that is to engulf his country. The Jews will soon rise up ag... read more
20 reads votes 0 comments 0
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eqradfald
1 page, updated Aug 04, 2014
1 read votes 0 comments 0
A Life of Shame

A Life of Shame

PeoplePolice
16 parts / 34 pages, updated Jun 15, 2014
Leni Cohen is a Jewish girl living in Nazi Germany. Her father has been in trouble with the SS and they have no choice but to flee Germany. A long line of people are waiti... read more
2,877 reads votes 64 comments 40
Joseph's Letters (Book 2)

Joseph's Letters (Book 2)

DayDreamer58
33 parts / 11 pages, updated Jan 23, 2015GCompleted
Book 2 in The Letters Series. Dear Ehi This is not a journal. Journals aren't for boys in this family, we are strong, we will never be weak enough to need a jo... read more
2,404 reads votes 112 comments 191
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