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.

A Penny's Worth of Affection

A Penny's Worth of Affection

rosesarered27
30 parts / 106 pages, updated Jul 07, 2012PG-13Completed
Penelope Inglewood discovers her brother is in love with the betrothed of the most ruthless man in England, The Duke Of Newbridge. She must find a way to sav... read more
2,926,088 reads votes 51,821 comments 3,719
Heaven Sent

Heaven Sent

cerebral_1
3 parts / 9 pages, updated Dec 11, 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
1,567 reads votes 143 comments 66
An Unexpected Seduction.

An Unexpected Seduction.

aoifem
8 parts / 10 pages, updated Dec 13, 2014PG-13
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
1,845 reads votes 101 comments 10
Somewhere in the World

Somewhere in the World

kleindog
20 parts / 118 pages, updated Dec 16, 2014PG
15,871 reads votes 415 comments 76
Highland Bear (Book 4)

Highland Bear (Book 4)

AzMaz90
22 parts / 54 pages, updated Dec 10, 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 bec... read more
25,491 reads votes 1,938 comments 471
Captivated by a Highlander

Captivated by a Highlander

EmilyGraceGrant
5 parts / 10 pages, updated Dec 14, 2014PG-13Pictures
Christine Calhoun is a violin prodigy, seventeen years old, with the perfect group of friends and the best parents a teen could ask for. But when her father di... read more
3,979 reads votes 271 comments 39
The First Queen

The First Queen

Alexis_the_Greatest
6 parts / 8 pages, updated Dec 16, 2014PG-13
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
725 reads votes 66 comments 5
Turpentine

Turpentine

ESummerLee
33 parts / 134 pages, updated Dec 19, 2014PG-13
Kiera Temple is obsessed with one boyband and one boyband only. Noir. So after spending a quarter of her savings to see them live and get an after-party pass, she knows that... read more
157,026 reads votes 3,683 comments 1,223
Blackwell Bounty

Blackwell Bounty

MoonHowl
18 parts / 111 pages, updated Dec 15, 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
26,638 reads votes 1,016 comments 231
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.
104,215 reads votes 1,560 comments 304
MULATTO (Iyila) (Editing)

MULATTO (Iyila) (Editing)

MISSDOUYE
37 parts / 89 pages, updated Dec 18, 2014PG-13
A Historical/ Romance novel MULATTO (Iyila) tells the story of a young slave girl during the era when slavery was at its highest peak in South America - the year 18... read more
35,895 reads votes 974 comments 276
To Love an Outlaw (Into the West #1) (A Wattpad Reading List Choice)

To Love an Outlaw (Into the West #1) (A Wattpad Reading List Choice)

cerebral_1
20 parts / 113 pages, updated Oct 16, 2012PG-13Completed
***A WATTPAD'S FEATURED BOOK LIST selection.*** Callie West is a widow determined to make it on her own in a man's world. Sonny McQuade is a g... read more
479,052 reads votes 9,695 comments 1,895
A Slaved Queen

A Slaved Queen

Nicky_Writer0
35 parts / 34 pages, updated Dec 18, 2014PG-13
My eyes widened and the salty water flew straight into the burning my eyeballs. I screamed inaudibly for the chilly water was sucked down my throat, choking me. I waved my... read more
8,090 reads votes 445 comments 86
Cowboy's regret

Cowboy's regret

baba5baba
25 parts / 49 pages, updated Jul 31, 2014PG-13Completed
He was too rich and too powerful to consider the girl like Olivia for anything more than a fling. Olivia might be poor like a church mouse, but she was intelligent.Word... read more
213,361 reads votes 8,309 comments 483
The Secret Locket

The Secret Locket

tealsama
42 parts / 103 pages, updated Dec 19, 2014PG-13VideoPictures
It started with murder. He is in possession of a locket that hasn't changed through time. The locket, holds dark and dangerous secrets that can destroy ones' life. Mar... read more
68,412 reads votes 2,118 comments 343
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