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.

Life in Paintings

Life in Paintings

DarknessAndLight
12 parts / 18 pages, updated Oct 17, 2014
"I must have hit my head a lot harder than I had anticipated, or maybe breathe too much smoke because this is definitely nut-case crazy. Or a very creepy dream tha... read more
45,449 reads votes 1,951 comments 417
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
9,303 reads votes 409 comments 88
Her Royal Match

Her Royal Match

SanayaKant
48 parts / 166 pages, updated Oct 17, 2014PG-13
Set in the late Victorian era of 1890 when women liberation was still a distant dream, Princess Marine , a certified doctor & a rebellion in the royal family is one a... read more
352,268 reads votes 6,945 comments 757
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
979,361 reads votes 21,414 comments 3,340
Maid For Majesty: Forbidden Fruit

Maid For Majesty: Forbidden Fruit

aj_phoenix
16 parts / 59 pages, updated Oct 24, 2014PG-13
When cunning servant, Madeline Black helps her mistress throw a party, she meets King Alexander I, a gorgeous, brilliant, seductive man who can’t keep hi... read more
7,669 reads votes 385 comments 78
The Reverend's Daughter

The Reverend's Daughter

Jaidesmamasmama
25 parts / 97 pages, updated Oct 23, 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
20,379 reads votes 1,639 comments 308
666: A Psychological Thriller

666: A Psychological Thriller

AnnWrites
6 parts / 5 pages, updated Oct 22, 2014PG-13Video
This is the story of a psychiatrist who gets trapped in the head of his patient - but he doesn't know this yet. [666 is the mark of the devil.] ------------... read more
1,716 reads votes 181 comments 142
The Revival (Book Three in the Wattpad Featured Return Series)

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

Cfunk3
49 parts / 88 pages, updated Oct 19, 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
491,449 reads votes 18,276 comments 5,248
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
12,365 reads votes 643 comments 404
why did you killed danny

why did you killed danny

charliejamesgreat
10 pages, updated Oct 22, 2014PG-13
after world war in 2035 , the whole world is destroyed only few have survived , but how long can they survive , now there is no law no rule , only gangs rule the... read more
43 reads votes 7 comments 7
River Realm

River Realm

RobertRichburg
6 parts / 17 pages, updated Oct 18, 2014PG-13
This is the beginning of my second book, River Realm. Please vote for every chapter! :)
637 reads votes 143 comments 21
The Duke's Daughter #Wattys2014

The Duke's Daughter #Wattys2014

jaidesmama
88 parts / 254 pages, updated Sep 20, 2014PG-13
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 fa... read more
4,583,965 reads votes 68,016 comments 4,569
A Viking's Catch

A Viking's Catch

foreverhopeful
13 parts / 27 pages, updated Oct 19, 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
124,415 reads votes 6,435 comments 812
The Scented Glove (Book Three of The Valois series)

The Scented Glove (Book Three of The Valois series)

GemmaLawrence31
55 parts / 92 pages, updated Oct 22, 2014PG-13
Margot de Valois, princess of France, sister to the king, was a woman hunted and tormented in her royal palaces. Forced into marriage,... read more
140,799 reads votes 3,286 comments 568
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