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.

Ravensdale (NaNoWriMo 2013 & 2014)

Ravensdale (NaNoWriMo 2013 & 2014)

Davrielle
55 parts / 140 pages, updated Nov 27, 2014PG-13
In 2012, Dora Harding finds an old letter in an antique shop that is owned by her best friend David. He specifically tells her not to open it, as it was... read more
213,715 reads votes 4,147 comments 809
Heaven Sent

Heaven Sent

cerebral_1
1 page, updated Nov 24, 2014PG-13
Ana Redwing is a half breed, spurned by her father’s people, held in contempt by her mother’s. An accident when she was younger has rendered her unsightly to look upon, so sh... read more
237 reads votes 16 comments 15
The Dragon's Heir

The Dragon's Heir

SnowInParadise
23 parts / 59 pages, updated Aug 09, 2014Completed
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, ever little... read more
1,037,244 reads votes 23,438 comments 3,537
The Reluctant Pirate Queen

The Reluctant Pirate Queen

rskovach
3 pages, updated Nov 26, 2014PG
* Sequel to THE PIRATE KING AND I * Instead of planning her wedding, Ana is preparing for war. Captain Alestair "Cade" Kincade has renounced pirac... read more
200 reads votes 31 comments 22
The Revival (Book Three in the Wattpad Featured Return Series)

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

Cfunk3
61 parts / 121 pages, updated Nov 23, 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
745,325 reads votes 24,938 comments 6,786
Turpentine

Turpentine

ESummerLee
28 parts / 120 pages, updated Nov 28, 2014PG-13
Kiera doesn't like history. She doesn't care much for France either. So she really shouldn't be the one stranded in Paris, 1827.
141,234 reads votes 3,210 comments 994
A Scotsman's Promise

A Scotsman's Promise

Courtsalourts
14 parts / 38 pages, updated Nov 25, 2014
Micara DeMonae, a stuck up French Canadian in late 1700's Canada, is sent down the St. Lawrence with a Scottish courier to live with her aunt, against her wishes, ... read more
9,151 reads votes 566 comments 72
Dirty Faces- Book 1

Dirty Faces- Book 1

Shubird
34 parts / 83 pages, updated Aug 26, 2014PG-13Completed
Not much ever seems to happen in the Appalachian coal-mining town where Ginny lives with her family. That all changes at the start of the summer of 1940, when a letter... read more
31,992 reads votes 1,258 comments 476
Cold Heart

Cold Heart

baba5baba
16 parts / 34 pages, updated Nov 24, 2014PG-13
He will brake her heart... will she be able to forgive him...will she find happiness at last...
31,869 reads votes 1,177 comments 151
Black Dragon

Black Dragon

RedDragon09
21 parts / 49 pages, updated Nov 25, 2014PG-13Video
My entire lifetime has been a lie. I've been guided and manipulated by everyone that I saw. Until one eventful night, that night flipped my whole universe, opening my eyes t... read more
18,664 reads votes 1,050 comments 325
Athenian Slave (Book 2)

Athenian Slave (Book 2)

AzMaz90
49 parts / 124 pages, updated Nov 23, 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
188,905 reads votes 4,905 comments 509
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
15,819 reads votes 595 comments 143
Maid For Majesty: Forbidden Fruit #Wattys2014

Maid For Majesty: Forbidden Fruit #Wattys2014

aj_phoenix
27 parts / 99 pages, updated Nov 28, 2014PG-13Pictures
When cunning servant, Madeline Black helps her mistress throw a party, she meets King Alexander, a gorgeous, seductive man who can’t keep his ... read more
49,233 reads votes 1,812 comments 219
Marriage As Punishment

Marriage As Punishment

SabraSkye
22 parts / 29 pages, updated Oct 28, 2014
Lady Aleana Brighton daughter of Marius Brighton Earl of Sumton. Described as an unruly, unteachable, and undisciplined girl. Stubborn in her ways, she refuses to m... read more
378,628 reads votes 8,462 comments 617
With Love

With Love

Ashful
4 parts / 10 pages, updated Nov 25, 2014PG-13
Jason Blackwood has enjoyed leading a life of debauchery and licentiousness, exemplified by his title and wealth. Although considered quite the catch, it would be in each debut... read more
1,745 reads votes 216 comments 14
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