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 the Devil

Dancing with the Devil

conleyswifey
48 parts / 114 pages, updated Sep 28, 2014PG-13Completed
*** 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
865,136 reads votes 31,050 comments 2,301
My Dark Knight

My Dark Knight

_imperfect
48 parts / 185 pages, updated Sep 27, 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
3,696,966 reads votes 58,368 comments 7,737
The Boy in the Woods

The Boy in the Woods

KatherineArlene
39 parts / 178 pages, updated Sep 28, 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
1,101,375 reads votes 26,426 comments 10,406
War Prize (A Roman Britain story)

War Prize (A Roman Britain story)

Happilyneverafters
18 parts / 51 pages, updated Sep 28, 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
369,974 reads votes 16,662 comments 1,655
The Robber Knight's Love

The Robber Knight's Love

RobThier
34 parts / 98 pages, updated Sep 25, 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
2,028,357 reads votes 61,020 comments 10,689
My Highlander, My Love

My Highlander, My Love

Loulakoulouris
106 parts / 124 pages, updated Sep 30, 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
2,360,665 reads votes 55,430 comments 3,417
The Pirate King and I

The Pirate King and I

rskovach
23 parts / 81 pages, updated Oct 01, 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
223,820 reads votes 9,706 comments 2,319
The Revival (Book Three in the Wattpad Featured Return Series)

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

Cfunk3
41 parts / 74 pages, updated Sep 28, 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
310,105 reads votes 14,402 comments 4,235
Armor

Armor

stormcloud08
33 parts / 62 pages, updated Sep 26, 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
377,883 reads votes 16,769 comments 1,023
The Duke's Daughter

The Duke's Daughter

jaidesmama
88 parts / 254 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
4,286,831 reads votes 61,332 comments 4,052
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
351,185 reads votes 10,643 comments 1,189
The Unknowing Heiress

The Unknowing Heiress

littleLo
17 parts / 63 pages, updated Oct 01, 2014PG-13
Maggie Swift had always known something was missing from her life. She had everything an eighteen year old aristocrat could want – a title, wealth, a good family, a... read more
125,265 reads votes 6,855 comments 784
A Viking's Catch

A Viking's Catch

foreverhopeful
10 parts / 22 pages, updated Sep 29, 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
70,135 reads votes 4,068 comments 575
King Solomon's Wives: Hunted

King Solomon's Wives: Hunted

HollyMcDowell
14 parts / 41 pages, updated Sep 25, 2014PG-13Video
The two thousand descendants of King Solomon’s ancient harem have the ultimate power of seduction: Their very touch is as addictive as any drug. But that po... read more
199,718 reads votes 2,666 comments 256
To Kill a King

To Kill a King

VaineLuchia
2 parts / 2 pages, updated Apr 27, 2014VideoPictures
The task was simple, the prize her greatest desire: bring down the enemy king while posing as his royal bride, to spare the real princess a potential death trap. She must c... read more
6,466 reads votes 296 comments 75
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