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.

Prince of Knights (A Muslim's Love Story)

Prince of Knights (A Muslim's Love Story)

TheQueenofDarkness
8 parts / 19 pages, updated Jul 27, 2014GVideoPictures
السلام عليكم ورحمة الله وبركاته Arabs are well known for their culture, Poetry and hospitality. They are also known for their bravery and leader... read more
13,254 reads votes 973 comments 512
Athenian Slave (Book 2)

Athenian Slave (Book 2)

AzMaz90
40 parts / 102 pages, updated Jul 24, 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
99,154 reads votes 3,134 comments 328
Swords of Conquest

Swords of Conquest

SimonJones8
2 parts / 4 pages, updated Jul 23, 2014PG-13VideoPictures
Can love survive the Swords of Conquest? Reunited after years of enforced separation, Anna and Theo swore they would never be parted again, but a new storm is rising.... read more
42 reads votes 6 comments 7
Jackie Takes Charge

Jackie Takes Charge

historygeek123
2 pages, updated Jul 24, 2014PGPicturesCompleted
With Jack's schedule keeping him up late, Jackie is determined to find some time with him and help him relax.
49 reads votes 9 comments 10
The Elissa

The Elissa

MsHawthrone
12 parts / 33 pages, updated Jul 21, 2014PG-13
She returns—ghostly, white—a phantom ship lost and wandering, cursed on an eternal voyage, never to find rest. The Caribbean has not been kind to The Elissa, its once proud ma... read more
1,080 reads votes 179 comments 57
Journey to the North

Journey to the North

rosaimee
4 parts / 7 pages, updated Jul 24, 2014
It was time of war. Blood stained the plains of Lerida. Anibal de Albis was forced to abandon his home leaving everything he possessed, including his wife and son as... read more
375 reads votes 20 comments 27
The Garden of Kirk O' Field

The Garden of Kirk O' Field

GemmaLawrence31
65 parts / 113 pages, updated Jul 25, 2014PG-13
Mary, Queen of Scots returns to her ancient homeland to face a world of intrigue, danger, love and betrayal... Sent from her homeland as an infant, under th... read more
85,861 reads votes 1,810 comments 257
The Forgotten Rose

The Forgotten Rose

Awesomely_Evil
48 parts / 144 pages, updated Jul 26, 2014PG-13Video
In the midst of a storm conjured by a witch Anne Neville's story is only just beginning. As the daughter of the Earl of Warwick, Anne Neville's life has never been he... read more
34,896 reads votes 831 comments 189
In The Distance

In The Distance

psanonymous
10 parts / 16 pages, updated Jul 04, 2014
Diadem McLeroy. That's the name I was born with. That's the name that other people use to define me. But that's not how I define myself. I am the daughter of one of the o... read more
1,705 reads votes 107 comments 10
Cadence

Cadence

MelissaMayer-Blue
24 parts / 76 pages, updated Jul 23, 2014PG-13Completed
Langston Brothers Series Book 2 When murder suspect Cadence Jamison disguises herself as a boy and stows aboard the Heavenly Mistress Captain Curtis Langston may find his two pas... read more
26,580 reads votes 820 comments 107
For All Eternity

For All Eternity

historygeek123
15 parts / 8 pages, updated Jul 27, 2014PGPicturesCompleted
After the tragic death of Baby Patrick both Jack and Jackie are in deep depression. When Greek tycoon Aristotle Onassis offers Jackie a trip to Greece she wants to go to... read more
517 reads votes 89 comments 50
Jack's Hope

Jack's Hope

historygeek123
3 pages, updated Jul 25, 2014GPicturesCompleted
After 22nd November 1963, Jackie's in a coma. It's now November 1964 and the night of the election, Jack's feeling down and want's his wife to be alright, will he get his happy ever after?
39 reads votes 8 comments 6
Dark Crown

Dark Crown

cravinq-rain
30 parts / 91 pages, updated Jul 25, 2014G
❝I'm sorry.❞ Those are the last words that Skylet hears before she blacks out. Before the life that's been set up for since she was the age of nine crumbles away. Before the ... read more
23,909 reads votes 700 comments 946
The Dragon's Heir

The Dragon's Heir

SnowInParadise
22 parts / 58 pages, updated Dec 29, 2013Completed
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
843,480 reads votes 16,966 comments 3,101
The forgotten queen

The forgotten queen

hiraxx
31 parts / 40 pages, updated Jul 21, 2014
A Queen as powerful as her... A Queen as evil as her... A Queen as beautiful as her... A Queen as gifted as her... was never born again. Hira was stolen from her vill... read more
271,453 reads votes 5,508 comments 566
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