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 Story of a Mulatto House Slave

The Story of a Mulatto House Slave

ForeverUnfallenHeart
33 parts / 24 pages, updated Sep 13, 2014PG-13
This is a story of a house slave of a very prosperous plantation in Charleston, South Carolina. Not just any house slave, a mulatto house slave.     ... read more
15,154 reads votes 535 comments 66
Chinese Touch

Chinese Touch

CottonCandyMe
15 parts / 9 pages, updated Sep 16, 2014
Shang Dynasty. Ming Yon, a young girl with the ability to bring statues to life, is chased across Medieval China by the Emperor's guards in an effort to escape capture. Wit... read more
886 reads votes 69 comments 56
She Beast

She Beast

mazimai
6 parts / 10 pages, updated Sep 13, 2014G
Beauty and the Beast with a twist. Belle is the beast and the prince is the beauty, Sent to leave in her fathers childhood home in the middle of nowhere, She only has three peo... read more
5,889 reads votes 157 comments 23
The Resurrection (Book Two in The Return Series)

The Resurrection (Book Two in The Return Series)

Cfunk3
112 parts / 232 pages, updated Sep 14, 2014PG-13VideoCompleted
When not even death wants to keep her, Ellie Blackwell finds herself resurrected, living in a new time yet still surrounded by the same soul... read more
2,076,799 reads votes 37,717 comments 7,226
To Win the Widow's Heart

To Win the Widow's Heart

DeeDeeElle
22 parts / 84 pages, updated Sep 10, 2014PG
Widowed on her wedding day, Eleanor Peyton, has no intention of losing her independence by remarrying, and love isn’t even a consideration. William Rudhale has ... read more
64,814 reads votes 2,399 comments 261
An Unexpected Love

An Unexpected Love

nmmorton
24 parts / 49 pages, updated Sep 12, 2014G
Shy and awkward Elizabeth Montgomery doesn't think she'll ever find love. In a time where arranged marriages are commonplace, she's afraid she'll find herself either b... read more
15,850 reads votes 737 comments 333
Fall of Empires

Fall of Empires

SimonJones8
23 parts / 43 pages, updated Sep 02, 2014PG-13Completed
For centuries Rome and Persia have fought each other. This will be the last great war between them. The Roman Empire stands on the brink of annihilation. Its lands are ov... read more
227,329 reads votes 1,350 comments 180
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
651,742 reads votes 19,110 comments 3,172
The Devil's Grin

The Devil's Grin

Annelie_Wendeberg
25 parts / 67 pages, updated Feb 14, 2014PG-13Completed
In Victorian London's cesspool of crime and disease, a series of murders remains undiscovered until a cholera victim is found floating in the city's drinking water supp... read more
223,513 reads votes 3,445 comments 410
The Homeless Horse

The Homeless Horse

Creationisthething
14 parts / 11 pages, updated Sep 08, 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
4,875 reads votes 176 comments 23
Duchess

Duchess

NicoletteAndrews
16 parts / 41 pages, updated Sep 12, 2014PG-13Completed
When Damara, the Duchess of Florett, received a message from the palace, she knew it could only mean one thing. Her husband was dead. She had prepared herself for this moment eve... read more
7,704 reads votes 286 comments 56
Cherokee Pride

Cherokee Pride

writingforHisglory16
9 parts / 7 pages, updated Sep 13, 2014G
Lalita Soaring-Eagles world comes to a halt as she learns of both her parents death. With the U.S army coming to drive the Cherokees West, Lalita is faced with a life or d... read more
1,148 reads votes 56 comments 26
Helping Elizabeth

Helping Elizabeth

RoseW1
19 parts / 50 pages, updated Sep 16, 2014PG-13
Lady Elizabeth Alves never expected her life to take a full turn to the worst when she decided to visit her eldest sister one night. She never expected to end up shot a... read more
22,350 reads votes 1,018 comments 220
The Resurrection- Epilogue

The Resurrection- Epilogue

Cfunk3
2 parts / 1 page, updated Jun 19, 2014GVideoCompleted
The following is the epilogue for the second book in The Return series, The Resurrection. The epilogue is only available to my followers as a thank you for your... read more
8,826 reads votes 428 comments 274
Mail Order Bride Mishap (Into the West #3)

Mail Order Bride Mishap (Into the West #3)

cerebral_1
23 parts / 169 pages, updated Sep 10, 2014PG-13
All Fiona O’Toole ever dreamed of was running her own millinery shop and seeing her creations worn on the general public. Easier said than done, i... read more
343,802 reads votes 12,417 comments 3,304
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