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
30 parts / 85 pages, updated Aug 29, 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
1,578,129 reads votes 50,875 comments 9,242
Dancing with the Devil

Dancing with the Devil

conleyswifey
34 parts / 78 pages, updated Aug 31, 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
391,526 reads votes 18,170 comments 1,580
War Prize (A Roman Britain story)

War Prize (A Roman Britain story)

Happilyneverafters
14 parts / 38 pages, updated Aug 31, 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
200,121 reads votes 9,479 comments 1,163
My Dark Knight

My Dark Knight

_imperfect
46 parts / 176 pages, updated Aug 26, 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
3,349,617 reads votes 53,935 comments 7,286
My Highlander, My Love

My Highlander, My Love

Loulakoulouris
53 parts / 61 pages, updated Sep 01, 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
446,022 reads votes 19,948 comments 972
The Pirate King and I

The Pirate King and I

rskovach
16 parts / 55 pages, updated Aug 27, 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
109,441 reads votes 5,100 comments 1,600
Armor

Armor

stormcloud08
29 parts / 50 pages, updated Aug 30, 2014
Isabella, future queen of Gardia, unlike any lady of her time, is no damsel, but a fierce warrior. Though respected by men and shunned by women she fleetingly wonders what it would ... read more
170,513 reads votes 8,519 comments 577
The Boy in the Woods

The Boy in the Woods

KatherineArlene
35 parts / 159 pages, updated Aug 22, 2014PG-13Video
In 1958, a young girl grieving the loss of her parents is taken from the only home she's ever known in the big city. Brought to live on the rural family estate, she... read more
846,502 reads votes 21,549 comments 8,663
The Duke's Daughter

The Duke's Daughter

jaidesmama
87 parts / 251 pages, updated Aug 21, 2014PG-13
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
3,806,112 reads votes 53,931 comments 3,636
Guardian of Rome

Guardian of Rome

tall_girl
40 parts / 125 pages, updated Sep 02, 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
112,825 reads votes 3,787 comments 602
The Elissa

The Elissa

MsHawthrone
32 parts / 72 pages, updated Sep 01, 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
14,679 reads votes 919 comments 211
Prince of Knights (A Muslim's Love Story)

Prince of Knights (A Muslim's Love Story)

TheQueenofDarkness
10 parts / 24 pages, updated Aug 29, 2014GVideoPictures
السلام عليكم ورحمة الله وبركاته Arabs are well known for their culture, Poetry and hospitality. They are also known for their bravery and leader... read more
35,300 reads votes 1,825 comments 957
The Arabian Desert

The Arabian Desert

FeastOfNoise
26 parts / 76 pages, updated Aug 13, 2014PG-13
In order to protect her daughter, Fadia disguises her only child, Maria, as a boy when Zane, the arrogant, demonically handsome rogue attacks their town and claims it a... read more
2,573,453 reads votes 51,319 comments 6,514
Forget Me Not

Forget Me Not

AllisonWhitmore
64 parts / 167 pages, updated Aug 30, 2014PG-13VideoCompleted
Are you defined by who you were born to or who you choose to become? Theodora "Teddi" Donovan's overprotective grandmother will not let her do anything, especial... read more
129,880 reads votes 3,330 comments 618
The Viking's Wife

The Viking's Wife

Ivory_Life
9 parts / 12 pages, updated Jun 25, 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
290,184 reads votes 8,801 comments 1,074
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