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.

A Winter's Tale

A Winter's Tale

EricaTurner4
9 parts / 8 pages, updated Sep 13, 2014
Emery De Bulgaria is a young, English heiress. Having lived her entire life at King James's court, Emery is completely ready for any marriage that could be thrown at he... read more
39,282 reads votes 1,639 comments 119
Tales of Gorania II: Rise of the Queen

Tales of Gorania II: Rise of the Queen

Karimsuliman
13 parts / 35 pages, updated Oct 31, 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
19,262 reads votes 1,219 comments 429
The Unknowing Heiress

The Unknowing Heiress

littleLo
24 parts / 88 pages, updated Oct 26, 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
251,337 reads votes 11,927 comments 1,283
Cowboy's resistance

Cowboy's resistance

baba5baba
15 parts / 29 pages, updated Oct 26, 2014PG-13
Wes Jade refused to acknowledge his attraction to Sara. Sara couldn't help but look at handsome Wes even if he was giving her cold stares.
34,836 reads votes 1,369 comments 108
Falling for You (GxG)

Falling for You (GxG)

Lovers4Life
20 parts / 37 pages, updated Oct 29, 2014PG-13
Lux Hamilton's life is turning upside down. Not only is she moving to a small town in Virgina,now she getting booted out of her only child spot at the news of her moth... read more
117,580 reads votes 2,713 comments 185
The Ivory Knight

The Ivory Knight

anyi_c
16 parts / 46 pages, updated Oct 26, 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
61,201 reads votes 2,814 comments 754
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
770,536 reads votes 22,094 comments 3,449
The Secret Locket

The Secret Locket

tealsama
38 parts / 95 pages, updated Oct 29, 2014PG-13VideoPictures
It started with murder. He is in possession of a locket that hasn't changed through time. The locket, holds dark and dangerous secrets that can destroy ones' life. Mar... read more
58,119 reads votes 1,565 comments 314
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
17,187,321 reads votes 109,645 comments 11,013
666: A Psychological Thriller

666: A Psychological Thriller

AnnWrites
8 parts / 6 pages, updated Oct 26, 2014PG-13Video
This is the story of a psychiatrist who gets trapped in the head of his patient - but he doesn't know this yet. [666 is the mark of the devil.] ------------... read more
2,935 reads votes 257 comments 216
Descendants of Rome

Descendants of Rome

tall_girl
7 parts / 17 pages, updated Oct 27, 2014
It has been nearly two decades since Krista and her band of gladiators won their freedom but the empire is far from peaceful. The Colosseum still remains and with t... read more
1,374 reads votes 122 comments 54
A Viking's Catch

A Viking's Catch

foreverhopeful
14 parts / 29 pages, updated Oct 24, 2014PG-13Video
The waves crashed against the shores, as if angry of the lies the land now held. Such promises had once been made by the land to protect its people, and yet it had not... read more
141,924 reads votes 7,444 comments 906
The Son of Robin Hood

The Son of Robin Hood

Palmo12
13 parts / 8 pages, updated Oct 30, 2014GCompleted
"You can do anything you want as long as it be in the name of justice" is Robin Hood's excuse for committing crime; but Roland, his son, disagrees. Join ... read more
331 reads votes 29 comments 5
Weeping with an Ancient God

Weeping with an Ancient God

tedmorrissey
15 parts / 47 pages, updated Sep 01, 2014PG-13VideoCompleted
"Weeping with an Ancient God" is a novella set in July 1842 in the Marquesas Islands. Melvill, the protagonist, jumps ship from the whaler Acushnet ... read more
8,494 reads votes 86 comments 13
Black & White (#Wattys2014)

Black & White (#Wattys2014)

Epic0n
2 parts / 7 pages, updated Oct 30, 2014PGPicturesCompleted
You've heard of the corrupting power that came with owning a slave. Now imagine that twisted self-destruction happening to someone you love. What would you do?... read more
167 reads votes 13 comments 13
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