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.

Dark Crown

Dark Crown

cravinq-rain
34 parts / 105 pages, updated Aug 15, 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
28,623 reads votes 904 comments 1,086
The Story of a Mulatto House Slave

The Story of a Mulatto House Slave

ForeverUnfallenHeart
31 parts / 21 pages, updated Aug 15, 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
9,495 reads votes 331 comments 53
Her Royal Match

Her Royal Match

SanayaKant
34 parts / 116 pages, updated Aug 10, 2014PG-13
Set in the Edwardian era of 1890 when women liberation was still a distant dream, princess Marine a sensible, rebellious & a diehard book worm of the royal family is ... read more
133,115 reads votes 3,603 comments 427
Unexpected

Unexpected

MrsJKennedy
21 parts / 6 pages, updated Aug 18, 2014
The President's marriage is on the rocks. Dallas is his last chance to show his wife he's changed. When the unthinkable happens just hours after they reunite...will their marriage survive? Will he survive?
2,505 reads votes 164 comments 82
In Between Days

In Between Days

AnneJamison2
46 parts / 130 pages, updated Aug 15, 2014PG-13Video
It's 1985 in the Chicago suburbs, but IN BETWEEN DAYS is not your mother's love story. Or if it is, she isn't telling.
76,679 reads votes 1,293 comments 264
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
104,763 reads votes 4,116 comments 783
A Highlander's Heart

A Highlander's Heart

glimpseofhope95
5 parts / 10 pages, updated Aug 07, 2014PG-13
Serenity is a beautiful lass from a small village in the Lowlands. Living the life of poverty, she works hard everyday to feed herself . She was almost attacked one... read more
82,214 reads votes 2,623 comments 214
The Resurrection (Book Two in The Return Series)

The Resurrection (Book Two in The Return Series)

Cfunk3
110 parts / 230 pages, updated Jun 19, 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
1,905,472 reads votes 33,782 comments 6,460
Cowboy's regret

Cowboy's regret

baba5baba
25 parts / 47 pages, updated Jul 31, 2014PG-13Completed
He was too rich and too powerful to consider girl like Olivia for anything more than a fling. Olivia might be poor like a church mouse but she was intelligent.Word marr... read more
149,980 reads votes 6,300 comments 444
The Return (Book One in the Return Series & Watty Awards Finalist 2013)

The Return (Book One in the Return Series & Watty Awards Finalist 2013)

Cfunk3
89 parts / 165 pages, updated Aug 08, 2014PG-13VideoCompleted
A Wattpad Featured Book! "Why do I remember every detail of the day I was born? It's not just because of the dream; it's because to... read more
1,551,585 reads votes 42,312 comments 5,111
The Reluctant Marchioness

The Reluctant Marchioness

littleLo
29 parts / 107 pages, updated Aug 08, 2014PGCompleted
Rose Wilde has always considered herself plain, and has practically given up on the idea of being romanced. But when American hotelier, Derek Montgomery, comes ... read more
413,645 reads votes 16,477 comments 1,802
Somewhere in the World

Somewhere in the World

kleindog
16 parts / 92 pages, updated Aug 16, 2014PG
5,850 reads votes 147 comments 29
Duchess

Duchess

NicoletteAndrews
12 parts / 32 pages, updated Aug 16, 2014PG-13
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
3,012 reads votes 191 comments 44
The Winter of 63

The Winter of 63

historygeek123
41 parts / 22 pages, updated Aug 19, 2014PG
In late November Jack and Jackie disembark on trip to Texas to help with the re-election campaign. Jack is hoping it will lift both his and Jackie’s spirits after the de... read more
2,286 reads votes 214 comments 102
The Ruthless Captain

The Ruthless Captain

lisazou
15 parts / 26 pages, updated Aug 18, 2014PG-13
Sophia Winslet is about to get married off to a well nobleman until he sends a letter for her to come down by the docks near midnight. There she is almost taken advantage of by two sinister looking men, only to have Captain Thomas save the day.
40,239 reads votes 1,398 comments 260
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