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.

Ruthless Highlander's Kiss

Ruthless Highlander's Kiss

NaeRussell
11 parts / 17 pages, updated Jan 29, 2015Pictures
"Surrender to me, lass" He breathed hotly against the shell of her ear, causing tingles to run down her spine. His large hand reached for her face,... read more
98,038 reads votes 3,319 comments 370
The Arrogant Duke

The Arrogant Duke

IamDanyelFifteen
12 parts / 16 pages, updated Feb 24, 2015
Grace Hamilton always had the reputation of being the Baron’s prized daughter. She was young, and very, very beautiful. But when she fails to resist the charms of a wea... read more
12,521 reads votes 363 comments 42
Pursuits

Pursuits

Lyana_S
51 parts / 177 pages, updated Feb 19, 2015Completed
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/
66,471 reads votes 1,813 comments 107
The Doomed Legion

The Doomed Legion

nitramel
5 parts / 3 pages, updated Feb 27, 2015
The Ninth Legion, created by the great Roman Empire to conquer Britannia. Britannia is ruled by barbaric tribes and ancient traditions that have survived for thousands ... read more
214 reads votes 11 comments 9
The Harvest

The Harvest

Miss_Bookie129
6 parts / 7 pages, updated Feb 25, 2015
They were the lambs sent to the slaughter. She was the last on the list of death, but she survived this longer. She never lingered in one area, and her legs not her soul carr... read more
348 reads votes 40 comments 20
WWII British Revenge

WWII British Revenge

magicman2000
20 parts / 12 pages, updated Feb 25, 2015
On Lewis and Elspeth's wedding night the admiralty calls him in and orders him to his old ship the Hood. Three years later he hasn't seen his wife or three year old ... read more
1,425 reads votes 108 comments 49
Chasing Freedom (Rome)

Chasing Freedom (Rome)

goristheking
11 parts / 25 pages, updated Feb 23, 2015
Secondulia is the unfortunately named second daughter of Capraisus, a plebeian who has risen above his peers by selling the finest liquamen in Rome. When Secondulia ... read more
896 reads votes 67 comments 18
The Viking Chase

The Viking Chase

kissmybutt101
5 parts / 10 pages, updated Feb 27, 2015
Twigs quietly snapped as I moved my heavy feet towards the pond where the singing was coming from. Heart beating with excitement I drew closer until I could see through... read more
4,808 reads votes 176 comments 20
Confined- A Holocaust Story

Confined- A Holocaust Story

arilovesss
36 parts / 128 pages, updated Feb 23, 2015
Hana is a well-known violinist in the heart of Vienna. She has it all: the beauty, the confidence, the friends and family,the talents, and admirers. When the N... read more
18,222 reads votes 645 comments 578
The Prince

The Prince

coppered_curls
7 parts / 24 pages, updated Feb 23, 2015
In the small city of Weighton, Lynn Downer strolls the streets as a master pickpocket, dodging the law (and the law upholder who comes in the form of the charming, slightly-dr... read more
2,964 reads votes 134 comments 63
Athenian Slave (Book 2)

Athenian Slave (Book 2)

AzMaz90
52 parts / 132 pages, updated Feb 13, 2015
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
218,573 reads votes 5,803 comments 612
Porcelain White

Porcelain White

JulieGranger
27 parts / 93 pages, updated May 19, 2014Completed
In 1876, mail-order brides are swept off their feet as soon as they arrive in town, but not Isabel Grant. She is rejected by Capt. Pichon for being a skinny, school-girl... read more
200,024 reads votes 6,853 comments 636
Forced

Forced

CrystalDove
19 parts / 71 pages, updated Jul 04, 2014
She was a normal girl. The daughter of a man who was a gambling drunkard and a woman who was sickly ill. She worked from dawn till dusk, doing her father’s bidding and looking afte... read more
355,829 reads votes 11,936 comments 1,907
Angel's Song

Angel's Song

CamelotHealer
6 parts / 13 pages, updated Feb 24, 2015Pictures
Angel Donovan survived the Civil War, Sherman's invasion of the South, and years of humiliation singing in saloons, but even though she has left her past behind, the memor... read more
1,349 reads votes 93 comments 33
To Tame A Dragon (The Reluctant Bride Collection)

To Tame A Dragon (The Reluctant Bride Collection)

MeganBryce
7 parts / 18 pages, updated Feb 27, 2015
Come back to a time when manners are everything and rules are made to never be broken. Come back to a time when men are in charge and wome... read more
4,737 reads votes 153 comments 15
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