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.

The Robber Knight's Love

The Robber Knight's Love

RobThier
33 parts / 96 pages, updated Sep 18, 2014PG
Ayla has uncovered a terrible secret: the man she loves is in fact her worst enemy. As a mighty army gathers to destroy her and her people, she must ask hersel... read more
1,898,677 reads votes 58,237 comments 10,268
Dancing with the Devil

Dancing with the Devil

conleyswifey
41 parts / 96 pages, updated Sep 19, 2014PG-13
*** Ansel Adams, or Ance as those he knows tend to call him, is a bad man though he didn’t consider that to be his fault. His father had been a bad man, his grandf... read more
627,328 reads votes 24,581 comments 2,002
The Boy in the Woods

The Boy in the Woods

KatherineArlene
38 parts / 174 pages, updated Sep 19, 2014PG-13Video
A mysterious and poignant coming of age story with the same classic feel as A Little Princess and The Secret Garden! In 1958, a young girl grieving the loss of her ... read more
1,021,704 reads votes 25,098 comments 10,015
The Pirate King and I

The Pirate King and I

rskovach
21 parts / 73 pages, updated Sep 19, 2014PG-13Pictures
After pirates kidnap an orphaned housemaid in a case of mistaken identity, she prepares for the worst. Instead, seventeen-year-old Ana sets sail on the adventure of... read more
184,409 reads votes 8,377 comments 2,173
The Duke's Daughter

The Duke's Daughter

jaidesmama
88 parts / 255 pages, updated Sep 20, 2014PG-13Completed
The Duke of Marlborough has signed betrothal contracts on behalf of his daughter, Lady Arianna Kent. But Arianna is not the type to blindly follow her father's bidd... read more
4,084,099 reads votes 58,552 comments 3,830
War Prize (A Roman Britain story)

War Prize (A Roman Britain story)

Happilyneverafters
17 parts / 48 pages, updated Sep 21, 2014PG-13
Aurelia, a Noble Roman woman, had heard of the savage British tribes, their mystic Celtic ways, and the battles the Roman army was fighting against them o... read more
308,404 reads votes 14,581 comments 1,610
The Viking's Promise

The Viking's Promise

MrCheeze
4 parts / 7 pages, updated Sep 19, 2014PG-13
Astrid wakes up alone, cold, and without any memories of her previous life. She roams the streets for years, stealing whatever she can to survive—until she simply ... read more
8,969 reads votes 940 comments 81
My Highlander, My Love

My Highlander, My Love

Loulakoulouris
91 parts / 108 pages, updated Sep 21, 2014
Kyra was a beautiful twentyone year old young woman, who just finished undergrad school, and was super excited to start law school in September. She was beautiful, ... read more
1,513,030 reads votes 43,924 comments 2,801
The Viking's Wife

The Viking's Wife

Ivory_Life
10 parts / 13 pages, updated Sep 12, 2014PG-13
When Katra was six years old her father married her to Arne. She grew up knowing his name and having flashes of him in her memories. Now he is back and ready to claim... read more
340,474 reads votes 10,410 comments 1,182
Married to the Mob Boss's Son

Married to the Mob Boss's Son

JJTufts
30 parts / 138 pages, updated Sep 19, 2014PG-13
Hair (Check)... Lipstick (Check)... Smile (Perfect) Kenzie Clearwater is an average American girl. Although she doesn't consider herself to be a f... read more
540,231 reads votes 12,157 comments 2,336
The Revival (Book Three in the Wattpad Featured Return Series)

The Revival (Book Three in the Wattpad Featured Return Series)

Cfunk3
39 parts / 70 pages, updated Sep 21, 2014PG-13Video
Resurrected once again, Ellie Blackwell now knows that there is no way to fight her destiny so she decides to run, hoping that a new enviro... read more
258,795 reads votes 12,970 comments 3,595
Guardian of Rome

Guardian of Rome

tall_girl
48 parts / 150 pages, updated Sep 22, 2014PG-13Pictures
Five months have passed since Krista and her band of gladiators delivered a swift and humiliating defeat to the Roman army. Now Krista has become the leader of a slav... read more
152,034 reads votes 5,052 comments 871
The Elissa

The Elissa

MsHawthrone
34 parts / 75 pages, updated Sep 18, 2014PG-13Video
She returns—ghostly, white—a phantom ship lost and wandering, cursed on an eternal voyage, never to find rest. The Caribbean has not been kind to The Elissa, its once proud ma... read more
22,683 reads votes 1,332 comments 235
My Dark Knight

My Dark Knight

_imperfect
47 parts / 179 pages, updated Sep 06, 2014PG-13
In the era where swords rule, where women consider their modesty their greatest virtue. Where a man would kill to find his wife warming another mans bed, a time when women ... read more
3,554,853 reads votes 56,722 comments 7,456
Come Out Ginny

Come Out Ginny

RDBrooks
1 page, updated Sep 19, 2014GPictures
A young man prefers the simple pleasures of home to war
89 reads votes 21 comments 37
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