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 First Queen

The First Queen

Alexis_the_Greatest
18 parts / 31 pages, updated Mar 02, 2015
Queen Eleanor of Alendar. Daughter of King Richard the Wise, and the first female ruler in the Alagorian line. Was she a force to be reckoned with? Yes. Was she on the br... read more
17,362 reads votes 738 comments 28
Highland Bear (Book 4)

Highland Bear (Book 4)

AzMaz90
37 parts / 88 pages, updated Mar 01, 2015
The Druids were a hunted people long ago...they made a pact to scatter their children throughout time to keep them safe from the massacre to come. These children bec... read more
51,208 reads votes 3,698 comments 773
An Unexpected Seduction.

An Unexpected Seduction.

aoifem
15 parts / 22 pages, updated Feb 08, 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
43,379 reads votes 1,364 comments 59
A Viking's Catch

A Viking's Catch

foreverhopeful
1 page, updated Mar 03, 2015Video
When Vikings are seen of the shore of a small town in Ireland, seventeen year old, Clary Becket is determined to drive them away. Being clever and strong-willed, she m... read more
543,272 reads votes 497 comments 27
Thorn Rose ( Viking love story)

Thorn Rose ( Viking love story)

purplehamsa
12 parts / 15 pages, updated Feb 28, 2015
Faylin, a nun devoted to God, never thought that there would come the day her peaceful home would be raided by vikings. She hates them with her entire being ... read more
18,232 reads votes 935 comments 82
The Steward of Blackwood Hall

The Steward of Blackwood Hall

flights_of_fantasy
18 parts / 50 pages, updated Mar 04, 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
26,817 reads votes 1,285 comments 221
The Lady Knight

The Lady Knight

SLGrey2904
2 pages, updated Feb 26, 2015Pictures
{Currently being edited} Lady Juliette Van Helsing is no ordinary blushing Lady of the Society. As the first Lady Knight of Monrique, she regularly deals with cases, cri... read more
964,714 reads votes 904 comments 102
Ravensdale

Ravensdale

Davrielle
73 parts / 193 pages, updated Feb 15, 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 tells he... read more
584,896 reads votes 14,409 comments 2,807
Maid For Majesty: Forbidden Fruit

Maid For Majesty: Forbidden Fruit

aj_phoenix
54 parts / 155 pages, updated Jan 30, 2015PicturesCompleted
"The King's love is fickle; he's gorgeous, intelligent and has power beyond the average man. He doesn't have to be kind. He can give a glance or a... read more
689,849 reads votes 20,541 comments 1,831
The Revival (Book Three in the Wattpad Featured Return Series)

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

Cfunk3
91 parts / 186 pages, updated Mar 01, 2015Video
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
1,146,242 reads votes 44,721 comments 11,295
Anastasia

Anastasia

Fleurdelys21
35 parts / 54 pages, updated Feb 27, 2015Pictures
Lady Anastasia Banks, daughter of the Earl and Countess of Adlington, has lived her entire life thus far in a world where she may do as she likes, be it running around the coun... read more
25,310 reads votes 1,102 comments 208
The Shrine (A Prelude to Eagles at War)

The Shrine (A Prelude to Eagles at War)

benkane1
3 parts / 10 pages, updated Mar 02, 2015
As some of you may know my new book, Eagles At War (http://amzn.to/1FnfIrJ) , hits the shelves in April. Before that, however, I have written a preq... read more
2,037 reads votes 30 comments 20
Dancing with Deception

Dancing with Deception

xoStardust
16 parts / 88 pages, updated Feb 07, 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
462,801 reads votes 11,255 comments 2,779
Annelise

Annelise

flying_higher_
1 page, updated Feb 16, 2015PicturesCompleted
A man reminisces over love letters passed between him and his Jewish sweetheart, who was separated from him during the Holocaust and World War II. ~ ~ ~ This is my entry for ... read more
182 reads votes 12 comments 8
Henrietta

Henrietta

Ortiz-Novels
27 parts / 73 pages, updated Feb 12, 2015Completed
Henrietta serves the riches and cruelest man in all of Theodosia. After having lost his wife during child birth he retreats from the world and Henrietta is left to fulfill her... read more
72,933 reads votes 2,732 comments 342
< 1 2 3 4 5 ... 80 >

Featured Story

Featured Club

Humor Humor
What makes a story humorous? Characters talking like comedians? Silly scenes? Share your thoughts on humor stories. We'll have funny discussions too.