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 Dragon's Heir [Complete]

The Dragon's Heir [Complete]

SnowInParadise
23 parts / 71 pages, updated Aug 09, 2014VideoCompleted
Sometimes, believing helps us to see truth. Other times, we need a little evidence to believe. But there is truth behind everything; every false manoeuvre, ev... read more
1,656,993 reads votes 39,223 comments 7,400
A Vikings Trophy

A Vikings Trophy

MetallicaforLife557
23 parts / 22 pages, updated Apr 25, 2015
I never thought that my village would be destroyed. I never thought that I would be the only one left. I never thought that they would come. I never thought that the Vik... read more
151,437 reads votes 4,884 comments 255
In Between Days

In Between Days

AnneJamison2
49 parts / 169 pages, updated Apr 21, 2015VideoCompleted
It's 1985 in the Chicago suburbs, but IN BETWEEN DAYS is not your mother's love story. Or if it is, she isn't telling.
111,768 reads votes 1,734 comments 330
The Viking Slave

The Viking Slave

CamoJane
9 parts / 27 pages, updated Apr 26, 2015
What would you do if your world was turned upside down in the blink of an eye? When Astrid's peaceful home is raided by the Vikings at only fifteen, she is taken as a s... read more
24,755 reads votes 1,197 comments 89
A Winter's Tale

A Winter's Tale

EricaTurner4
12 parts / 17 pages, updated Apr 17, 2015
Emery De Bulgaria is a young, English heiress. Having lived her entire life at King James's court, Emery is completely ready for any marriage that could be thrown at he... read more
115,262 reads votes 4,618 comments 278
The Veiled Lass

The Veiled Lass

HaleyMarie7
17 parts / 14 pages, updated Apr 23, 2015
She was hideous..that was the only explanation for why her Laird forced her to wear the veil to hide her face and hair. The reason why every mirror in the Manor was shatt... read more
27,274 reads votes 1,258 comments 98
Helping Elizabeth (EDITING)

Helping Elizabeth (EDITING)

RoseW1
28 parts / 83 pages, updated Apr 22, 2015
Lady Elizabeth Alves never expected her life to take a full turn to the worst when she decided to visit her eldest sister one night. She never expected to end u... read more
124,459 reads votes 4,445 comments 476
The Boy in the Woods (Watty's 2014 Winner!)

The Boy in the Woods (Watty's 2014 Winner!)

KatherineArlene
57 parts / 308 pages, updated Feb 06, 2015VideoCompleted
A mysterious and poignant coming of age story with the same classic feel as A Little Princess and The Secret Garden. A Watty's 2014 Talk of th... read more
3,494,625 reads votes 84,318 comments 36,161
The Vikings Payment

The Vikings Payment

War_Goddess_Nae
14 parts / 34 pages, updated Apr 18, 2015
I was no longer safe in my own I no longer have a home, I am nothing but payment to these monster to protect my old home. I will never give him my heart I will lock it up and let it die before I give it away.
55,775 reads votes 1,885 comments 101
Descendants of Rome

Descendants of Rome

tall_girl
26 parts / 78 pages, updated Apr 20, 2015
It has been nearly two decades since Krista and her band of gladiators won their freedom but the empire is far from peaceful. The Colosseum still remains and with t... read more
28,160 reads votes 1,428 comments 200
The Spartan and the Persian

The Spartan and the Persian

faye_townsend
11 parts / 23 pages, updated Apr 20, 2015Pictures
Kleio is always looking for adventure, she is strong and skilled in the arts of war. Her long golden hair is unique to most Greek woman and some even look dow... read more
20,863 reads votes 645 comments 103
An Unexpected Seduction.

An Unexpected Seduction.

browney23
22 parts / 41 pages, updated Apr 15, 2015
Miss Isabella Bradford is the only daughter of the impoverished Lord Bradford of Devonshire. She believes she is destined to marry a man of her fathers choosing u... read more
130,065 reads votes 4,330 comments 249
The Invincible Summer of Juniper Jones

The Invincible Summer of Juniper Jones

keyframed
18 parts / 81 pages, updated Apr 26, 2015
1955. Unsuspecting boy. Big-hearted girl. Small-minded town. Invincible summer.
157,208 reads votes 6,030 comments 2,750
Blackwell Bounty

Blackwell Bounty

MoonHowl
21 parts / 156 pages, updated Apr 21, 2015
When Edith Harris first encountered the mysterious Calvin McClain she never expected that her life would change so drastically simply because of their meeting. Edith is ... read more
46,269 reads votes 1,671 comments 340
Dark Age Maiden

Dark Age Maiden

tomboylatte
50 parts / 119 pages, updated Apr 24, 2015Completed
Lady Carina has boldly told her father, lord of the manor, that she will not marry the man he chose for her. She is older now, and still unmarried. Attackers assail the f... read more
43,142 reads votes 2,052 comments 115
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