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 Unknowing Heiress

The Unknowing Heiress

littleLo
6 parts / 23 pages, updated Aug 28, 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
42,915 reads votes 2,217 comments 292
Time Traveler's Mistake

Time Traveler's Mistake

heyhey800
12 parts / 23 pages, updated Aug 29, 2014
Six kids. One destiny. Ben Ryder, a normal teenage kid at home, an athletic prodigy/freak at school. Maya Rochester, a girl falling head over heels for someone... read more
4,301 reads votes 74 comments 12
«letters to the somme»

«letters to the somme»

eisling
26 parts / 12 pages, updated Aug 30, 2014PG-13
a patchwork of letters and telegrams and shorts telling the story of a girl and a boy who are caught in the crossfire of the first world war. all through... read more
4,721 reads votes 172 comments 40
EXO Lyrics

EXO Lyrics

wizzlehues
69 parts / 55 pages, updated Aug 30, 2014GPictures
Alphabetized Songs of EXO. Written in Korean, English and Mandarin Version.
355,479 reads votes 1,130 comments 75
The Lady Knight

The Lady Knight

SLGrey2904
41 parts / 283 pages, updated May 08, 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
628,902 reads votes 18,355 comments 3,099
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
913,191 reads votes 18,842 comments 3,186
Athenian Slave (Book 2)

Athenian Slave (Book 2)

AzMaz90
44 parts / 113 pages, updated Aug 30, 2014PG-13
Alexios has been a spy from an early age. And has just left behind the horrors of the great war of Troy. He now has to work out how to live a 'normal' life, by taki... read more
129,119 reads votes 3,974 comments 409
Highland Strength (Book 3)

Highland Strength (Book 3)

AzMaz90
40 parts / 117 pages, updated Sep 01, 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
34,492 reads votes 2,564 comments 558
Cutthroats of the Coast

Cutthroats of the Coast

wizzobravo
19 parts / 53 pages, updated Aug 22, 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
7,587 reads votes 321 comments 485
Family Bond

Family Bond

CanadianWriter73
5 parts / 6 pages, updated Aug 31, 2014PG
A family is forever when you become a Kennedy you become a part of that family Bond. For Jacqueline Lee Bouvier Onassis she has never had a family to stick up for her when ... read more
2,508 reads votes 25 comments 13
Pursuits

Pursuits

Lyana_S
49 parts / 171 pages, updated Aug 10, 2014GCompleted
Meet Captain Macks Droy, a notorious flirt, and Hannah, his latest target who's determined to resist his charms. Who will win out in this story between a plain Jane and a handsome heart-breaker? ~ Cover credit: sunnygmnd.deviantart.com/
13,593 reads votes 346 comments 21
Will and Scarlett

Will and Scarlett

_AlligatorSky_
9 parts / 10 pages, updated Aug 03, 2014Pictures
A retelling of Robin Hood. Scarlett was never meant to wear rags. She was never meant to shoot an arrow. But here she is, living in Sherwood Forest with the famous outlaws, calling herself one of them.
16,657 reads votes 462 comments 101
The Homeless Horse

The Homeless Horse

Creationisthething
12 parts / 10 pages, updated Aug 19, 2014
Some call me hope. Some say I bring luck. But to me, I'm just looking for the one I'll spend the rest of my life with. Abandoned as a foal, I was taught by myself, my ... read more
3,720 reads votes 122 comments 17
GOSSIP

GOSSIP

001angie
25 parts / 98 pages, updated Aug 30, 2014
The British tabloid press established itself firmly in the late 19th century but prior to its realization many have written columns on the notorious lives of the British nobility ... read more
1,152 reads votes 63 comments 44
Claimed by the Desert (Book One)

Claimed by the Desert (Book One)

Katrina_Crane
23 parts / 45 pages, updated Aug 11, 2014PG-13Completed
Vera is a young archaeologist with a determination to prove herself in the field. While on a dig with her father, they happen to stumble across an ancient r... read more
109,192 reads votes 4,416 comments 788
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