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.

Ruthless Highlander's Kiss

Ruthless Highlander's Kiss

NaeRussell
3 parts / 6 pages, updated Nov 19, 2014PG-13Pictures
"Surrender to me, lass" He breathed hotly against the shell of her ear, causing tingles to run down her spine. His large hand reached for her face,... read more
3,942 reads votes 267 comments 38
Treasured Land (NANOWRIMO 2013)

Treasured Land (NANOWRIMO 2013)

mcorona7
33 parts / 131 pages, updated Nov 26, 2014
Gold rush fever had struck in a Crown Colony Brigid Griffin had never heard of. Despite this, she was excited, and prepared to travel the two months by boat ... read more
19,991 reads votes 765 comments 252
Blackwell Bounty

Blackwell Bounty

MoonHowl
17 parts / 105 pages, updated Nov 22, 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
24,218 reads votes 896 comments 224
Secrets and Lies

Secrets and Lies

MarieHiggins
9 parts / 45 pages, updated Nov 23, 2014PGVideo
On secret assignment from President Grant, Nicole Bastian is tasked with investigating a string of train robberies in which several caches of government gold were stolen... read more
7,076 reads votes 360 comments 174
Arranged

Arranged

Ortiz-Novels
9 parts / 31 pages, updated Nov 24, 2014PG-13
Heart broken and mistreated my her arranged husband, Scarlett Heart seeks refuge in a massive garden hidden in the center of a labyrinth. When Dathan falls prey to an accident ... read more
12,028 reads votes 700 comments 217
The Tattooed Princess

The Tattooed Princess

Califia
33 parts / 81 pages, updated Nov 23, 2014PG-13
Zaria was a princess—not by blood but by capture. She was abducted in her teens from the western Slavic tribes and kept as a virgin by the powerful warring king, Sh... read more
61,194 reads votes 1,817 comments 144
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
377,469 reads votes 8,443 comments 617
Life in Paintings

Life in Paintings

DarknessAndLight
13 parts / 20 pages, updated Oct 31, 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
59,793 reads votes 2,439 comments 499
The Mists of the North

The Mists of the North

EJ_Todd
14 parts / 31 pages, updated Nov 24, 2014PG-13
Kenna Barton had come to Norway to assist a friend at an archaeological site. How could she have known that falling into a cave would sweep her back to the ninth-c... read more
21,952 reads votes 1,377 comments 161
Spell, Book, and Candle

Spell, Book, and Candle

GailWagner
4 parts / 8 pages, updated Nov 24, 2014PG-13
There are two sides to every story. In the 18th century New England, Thackery Whitfield has hunted witches his whole life and no one is better at it. After the ch... read more
369 reads votes 28 comments 8
An Angel's Song (Book One of the Twin Flame Series)

An Angel's Song (Book One of the Twin Flame Series)

foreverhopeful
15 parts / 30 pages, updated Nov 25, 2014
Enter a world of Fallens, a clash between demons and angels. It was when Heaven and Hell fought in a war that now neither exists, and ... read more
30,609 reads votes 1,628 comments 226
دنیا جہنم ہے

دنیا جہنم ہے

tumblrjoey
5 parts / 1 page, updated Nov 24, 2014
- دنیا جہنم ہے the world is hell
210 reads votes 49 comments 0
Burned (A Dragon Story)

Burned (A Dragon Story)

foreverhopeful
4 parts / 5 pages, updated Nov 21, 2014
Elora Embrook was a seemingly ordinary girl in an ordinary village, despite her inability to be burned by fire, because there is no such thing as ordinary, right? I... read more
2,451 reads votes 213 comments 66
The Reverend's Daughter

The Reverend's Daughter

Jaidesmamasmama
41 parts / 146 pages, updated Nov 25, 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
56,029 reads votes 3,214 comments 507
Maid For Majesty: Forbidden Fruit #Wattys2014

Maid For Majesty: Forbidden Fruit #Wattys2014

aj_phoenix
26 parts / 97 pages, updated Nov 26, 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
45,306 reads votes 1,712 comments 214
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