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.

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
342,870 reads votes 7,799 comments 588
Turpentine

Turpentine

ESummerLee
21 parts / 89 pages, updated Oct 22, 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.
119,018 reads votes 2,545 comments 798
Cutthroats of the Coast

Cutthroats of the Coast

wizzobravo
22 parts / 62 pages, updated Oct 24, 2014PG-13
Pirates! Rum! Pirates! More rum! Naked pirates! What would it be like to find yourself among the scurvy dogs of a dread pirate crew? Follow our hero in a rum ... read more
11,676 reads votes 484 comments 601
Tales of Gorania II: Rise of the Queen

Tales of Gorania II: Rise of the Queen

Karimsuliman
11 parts / 30 pages, updated Oct 17, 2014PG-13VideoPictures
No one thought of the young gorgeous princess as a threat, but Rona proved them all wrong. Now she wages a war against King Wilander, claiming her r... read more
17,165 reads votes 991 comments 352
Captured by the Enemy

Captured by the Enemy

Jkfamous
22 parts / 36 pages, updated Oct 16, 2014PG
Nadie is an Algonquin Indian living with her father in her peaceful village. When one night there is a raid by the Mohawks. Suddenly, she is thrown into an intense w... read more
138,741 reads votes 4,084 comments 538
Love and Liquor

Love and Liquor

swickflik
24 parts / 46 pages, updated Oct 20, 2014PG-13Pictures
Its New York, 1924, and Prohibition is in full swing, which means so is the Mafia. Grace Hanson is a seventeen year old that's just graduated from high school, waiting fo... read more
54,143 reads votes 2,106 comments 215
A Highlander's Heart

A Highlander's Heart

glimpseofhope95
6 parts / 13 pages, updated Oct 15, 2014PG-13
Serenity is a beautiful lass from a small village in the Lowlands. Living the life of poverty, she works hard everyday to feed herself . She was almost attacked one... read more
113,422 reads votes 3,722 comments 265
Victor Hart Volume #2

Victor Hart Volume #2

RKLawrence
19 parts / 57 pages, updated Oct 22, 2014PG
Victor Hart the Carnie detective, haunted by his own soulessness uses secret mind control techniques to solve crimes in a steampunk alternate reality. Join him as he hunts after his arch nemesis; the dastardly clockmaster Geppetto.
9,064 reads votes 281 comments 43
A Viking's Loyalty

A Viking's Loyalty

celtswindow
10 parts / 19 pages, updated Oct 23, 2014PG-13
The threat of another war has Rome in uproar. Just one year ago, Rome went to war with the Vikings, losing many men in the process. After a few Roman soldiers attack... read more
11,777 reads votes 727 comments 82
The Last Dance

The Last Dance

xoStardust
36 parts / 141 pages, updated Jul 07, 2011PGPicturesCompleted
Prince John's biggest fear? Becoming King, and everything to do with it, from the sheltered life, to someday having to get married. Celia, a lady knight, minus the 'Lady' if s... read more
17,161,647 reads votes 108,720 comments 10,992
The Ivory Knight

The Ivory Knight

anyi_c
15 parts / 43 pages, updated Oct 19, 2014PG-13
Adeleina of Corandell knows how to fight back. She can ride a stallion without sitting sidesaddle, she wields a sword as well as any knight, and she's hacked off the hea... read more
54,067 reads votes 2,569 comments 703
The Lady Justice

The Lady Justice

SLGrey2904
2 parts / 7 pages, updated Oct 18, 2014PG-13Video
Lady Therese De Beauharnais is the epitome of perfection. With beauty, brains and wealth all embodied in one being, she is the Lady that every woman in the country wante... read more
1,714 reads votes 147 comments 84
The Lady Knight

The Lady Knight

SLGrey2904
42 parts / 283 pages, updated Oct 12, 2014PGPicturesCompleted
{Completed} Lady Juliette Van Helsing is no ordinary blushing Lady of the Society. As the first Lady Knight of Monrique, she regularly deals with cases, criminals and knav... read more
757,877 reads votes 21,687 comments 3,400
Arranged

Arranged

Ortiz-Novels
7 parts / 21 pages, updated Oct 20, 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
4,384 reads votes 326 comments 90
Giants - A Play in Two Acts

Giants - A Play in Two Acts

nate1952
4 parts / 21 pages, updated Mar 07, 2014GCompleted
A stage play using a game played in the "dead ball" era - September 2, 1915 - as the center of a narrative that includes the two Hall of Fame pitchers who played in that game, and the vast tapestry of baseball in that golden age.
6,937 reads votes 33 comments 5
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