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.

My Dark Knight

My Dark Knight

_imperfect
55 parts / 235 pages, updated Dec 19, 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
5,097,260 reads votes 74,911 comments 10,114
A Viking's Catch

A Viking's Catch

foreverhopeful
21 parts / 40 pages, updated Dec 20, 2014PG-13Video
The waves crashed against the shores, as if angry of the lies the land now held. Such promises had once been made by the land to protect its people, and yet it had not... read more
333,415 reads votes 14,462 comments 1,313
The Runaway Princess

The Runaway Princess

littleLo
24 parts / 80 pages, updated Dec 20, 2014PG
To the unknowing eye, the exotic young woman making her way through the English countryside is just another poor girl, hungry and looking for work. But Elena Del Fue... read more
229,278 reads votes 14,196 comments 1,578
My Highlander, My Love

My Highlander, My Love

Loulakoulouris
196 parts / 267 pages, updated Dec 15, 2014PG-13
Kyra was a twenty-one year old young woman, who just finished undergrad school, and was super excited to start law school in September. She was beautiful, vibrant a... read more
9,002,066 reads votes 122,094 comments 8,299
Ravensdale (Featured)

Ravensdale (Featured)

Davrielle
63 parts / 160 pages, updated Dec 20, 2014PG-13
NOW A FEATURED STORY In 2012, Dora Harding finds an old letter and an antique Edwardian desk in a Manhattan antique shop owned by her best friend David. He specifical... read more
276,298 reads votes 5,490 comments 1,213
Viking's Tribute

Viking's Tribute

JVernis
18 parts / 23 pages, updated Dec 14, 2014PG-13
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...
175,844 reads votes 8,243 comments 379
An Unexpected Love

An Unexpected Love

nmmorton
39 parts / 80 pages, updated Dec 17, 2014G
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
192,579 reads votes 6,297 comments 1,108
My highlander my love, part two

My highlander my love, part two

Loulakoulouris
6 parts / 15 pages, updated Dec 20, 2014
9,254 reads votes 1,093 comments 167
Unspoken

Unspoken

the_hooded_girl
33 parts / 91 pages, updated Dec 17, 2014PG
Due to a traumatic event in the past, Milena has lost the ability to speak. With her family of travelers she follows the Long Road. They stake their wagons for a short period of ... read more
178,657 reads votes 5,107 comments 780
Cimmerian Sunrise

Cimmerian Sunrise

IsisMcEllen
16 parts / 99 pages, updated Dec 18, 2014PG
"There has been an accident." With those five words Breanne Crabtree's world is dashed to pieces. Before she even has a chance at a life of true happiness, her... read more
58,581 reads votes 2,388 comments 472
Athenian Slave (Book 2)

Athenian Slave (Book 2)

AzMaz90
51 parts / 129 pages, updated Dec 17, 2014PG-13
Alexios has been a spy from an early age. And has just left behind the horrors of the great war of Troy. He now has to work out how to live a 'normal' life, by taki... read more
204,670 reads votes 5,187 comments 525
The Reverend's Daughter

The Reverend's Daughter

Jaidesmamasmama
51 parts / 182 pages, updated Dec 21, 2014PG-13
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
91,596 reads votes 4,090 comments 606
A Duke and A Damsel

A Duke and A Damsel

achat1992
37 parts / 74 pages, updated Dec 14, 2014PG-13
Blake Carstairs isn't too thrilled to inherit the title of Duke of Devonshire from a distant uncle. Still, he returns to England from India to claim his title. However, ... read more
768,437 reads votes 11,447 comments 1,695
The Revival (Book Three in the Wattpad Featured Return Series)

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

Cfunk3
68 parts / 136 pages, updated Dec 16, 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
907,980 reads votes 29,767 comments 7,915
Charades

Charades

rosesarered27
5 pages, updated Dec 19, 2014
Book 2 of the Newbridge series. Katherine Newbridge, eldest daughter of the powerful Duke of Newbridge dreams of finding love and a happy ending and knows she has found all tha... read more
582 reads votes 57 comments 17
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