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 Pope's Daughter

The Pope's Daughter

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15 parts / 38 pages, updated Sep 16, 2014PG-13
Pope Alexander VI is the loathed Pontifex Maximus, the Holy Father of the Catholic Church. however, rumours describe him as no better than the devil himself. It is ... read more
2,220 reads votes 223 comments 56
The Unknowing Heiress

The Unknowing Heiress

littleLo
11 parts / 40 pages, updated Sep 15, 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
73,664 reads votes 4,309 comments 474
Literary Limericks

Literary Limericks

sloanranger
15 parts / 1 page, updated Sep 15, 2014G
Limericks about famous literary characters and favorite classic books.
2,239 reads votes 307 comments 425
A Winter's Tale

A Winter's Tale

EricaTurner4
9 parts / 8 pages, updated Sep 13, 2014
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
25,747 reads votes 1,003 comments 89
Armor

Armor

stormcloud08
31 parts / 55 pages, updated Sep 06, 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
262,205 reads votes 12,859 comments 815
In Between Days

In Between Days

AnneJamison2
48 parts / 137 pages, updated Sep 12, 2014PG-13Video
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.
88,687 reads votes 1,385 comments 275
Scryer's Gulch

Scryer's Gulch

MeiLinMiranda
46 parts / 78 pages, updated Sep 12, 2014PG-13Video
Treasury Agent Annabelle Duniway is on the trail of a brilliant, twisted spellcaster in a 19th century mining town full of demons, ghosts and werecritters in this fantasy w... read more
64,956 reads votes 1,027 comments 52
Thief of Letters

Thief of Letters

NewMare
71 parts / 95 pages, updated Sep 14, 2014PG-13
In 1776, Thomas Paine's pamphlet, "Common Sense," inspired 150,000 readers to fight for their freedom against Great Britain. But at the same time, African Amer... read more
15,196 reads votes 698 comments 11
Forget Me Not

Forget Me Not

AllisonWhitmore
64 parts / 167 pages, updated Aug 30, 2014PG-13VideoCompleted
Are you defined by who you were born to or who you choose to become? Theodora "Teddi" Donovan's overprotective grandmother will not let her do anything, especial... read more
215,228 reads votes 4,632 comments 662
The Scented Glove (Book Three of the Valois series)

The Scented Glove (Book Three of the Valois series)

GemmaLawrence31
43 parts / 72 pages, updated Sep 13, 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
84,444 reads votes 2,526 comments 451
Blackwell Bounty

Blackwell Bounty

MoonHowl
16 parts / 100 pages, updated Sep 12, 2014PG-13
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
17,425 reads votes 716 comments 200
A Viking's Catch

A Viking's Catch

foreverhopeful
9 parts / 20 pages, updated Sep 15, 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
53,756 reads votes 3,204 comments 494
Marriage As Punishment

Marriage As Punishment

SabraSkye
21 parts / 28 pages, updated Aug 24, 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
321,672 reads votes 7,352 comments 560
Viking's Tribute

Viking's Tribute

JVernis
17 parts / 20 pages, updated Aug 21, 2014PG-13
At sixteen, Sunngifu is more of a spoiled child than a dignified thane's daughter. She is destined to a life of wealth and power. Until her father fails to pay the Viking's tribute...
94,211 reads votes 4,933 comments 253
Highland Strength (Book 3)

Highland Strength (Book 3)

AzMaz90
50 parts / 144 pages, updated Sep 16, 2014PG-13
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... read more
57,761 reads votes 3,725 comments 756
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