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.

Dancing with Deception

Dancing with Deception

xoStardust
17 parts / 95 pages, updated Mar 08, 2015Pictures
In this spin off sequal to the Last Dance, Talia, a Lady in every sense of the word, begins training at the Queen's Shield Academy for Lady Knights upon the insista... read more
491,881 reads votes 12,318 comments 3,083
The Restless Viscountess

The Restless Viscountess

littleLo
15 parts / 46 pages, updated Mar 24, 2015
Lady Imogen Wilde has lived her life in a body that does not work as it should. As she was born not breathing, Imogen has spent her life as the small and weak da... read more
231,904 reads votes 12,447 comments 1,604
[To be titled viking story]

[To be titled viking story]

esoteric918
27 parts / 18 pages, updated Mar 08, 2015
tags / viking vikings
142,701 reads votes 6,730 comments 291
My highlander my love, part two

My highlander my love, part two

Loulakoulouris
89 parts / 199 pages, updated Mar 24, 2015
457,145 reads votes 25,229 comments 2,938
The Last Queen

The Last Queen

GemmaLawrence31
19 parts / 41 pages, updated Mar 22, 2015
The last ruler of an ancient people, Cleopatra, Queen of Egypt: "Men have called me many things in my life. Whore, wife, savior, queen, goddess, wanton, betrayer, all... read more
67,651 reads votes 2,636 comments 432
An Unexpected Love

An Unexpected Love

nmmorton
50 parts / 110 pages, updated Mar 11, 2015
Shy and awkward Elizabeth Montgomery doesn't think she'll ever find love. In a time where arranged marriages are commonplace, she's afraid she'll find herself either b... read more
429,743 reads votes 13,870 comments 2,121
Taming the beastly Duke

Taming the beastly Duke

MissChris21
17 parts / 24 pages, updated Feb 28, 2015
Cassandra knew her life was over the moment her parents told her she was to marry the Duke of Thornton. She had heard horrible stories about him that made ice co... read more
311,589 reads votes 10,932 comments 721
The Reverend's Daughter

The Reverend's Daughter

Jaidesmamasmama
92 parts / 332 pages, updated Mar 24, 2015
Elizabeth Dorothy Southerland, or Betsy, as we know her, is on the adventure of a lifetime. Wed to a stunningly good looking pirate after only knowing him three... read more
356,433 reads votes 13,245 comments 1,637
The Steward of Blackwood Hall

The Steward of Blackwood Hall

flights_of_fantasy
21 parts / 58 pages, updated Mar 25, 2015
Despite living thirty miles from London, Anabelle Latimer knows her chances of finding a husband in their sleepy village are as thin as cook’s white soup. T... read more
53,316 reads votes 2,550 comments 312
Viking's Tribute

Viking's Tribute

JVernis
28 parts / 40 pages, updated Mar 13, 2015
At sixteen, Sunngifu is more of a spoiled child than a dignified thane's daughter. She is destined to a life of wealth and power. Until her father fails to pay the Viking's tribute...
522,633 reads votes 22,376 comments 1,537
Ravensdale (Ongoing)

Ravensdale (Ongoing)

Davrielle
75 parts / 204 pages, updated Mar 22, 2015
MAGICAL REALISM/ HISTORICAL In 2012, Dora Harding finds an old letter and a Victorian desk in a Manhattan antique shop owned by her best friend David. He specifically ... read more
634,957 reads votes 16,107 comments 3,040
The Highlander

The Highlander

bloodxlove
22 parts / 51 pages, updated Mar 18, 2015
When Rosaline Perriwell visited a psychic, the last thing she expected was to get thrown back centuries in time, and into the Scottish highlands. Stuck in the past, she ha... read more
243,992 reads votes 8,312 comments 753
The King's Assassin - UNEDITED!

The King's Assassin - UNEDITED!

HeatherWampler
51 parts / 103 pages, updated Mar 11, 2015Completed
**This is the unedited version! It shall be edited once the story is completed here!!** *Apparently not for those easily offended. It is heavy on the roma... read more
273,248 reads votes 9,218 comments 1,051
The Revival (Book Three in the Wattpad Featured Return Series)

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

Cfunk3
100 parts / 202 pages, updated Mar 23, 2015VideoCompleted
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 envir... read more
1,223,351 reads votes 49,512 comments 12,075
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