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 Invincible Summer of Juniper Jones

The Invincible Summer of Juniper Jones

keyframed
18 parts / 81 pages, updated Apr 26, 2015
1955. Unsuspecting boy. Big-hearted girl. Small-minded town. Invincible summer.
219,299 reads votes 7,307 comments 3,523
The Queen of Persia

The Queen of Persia

LizMack
28 parts / 47 pages, updated May 14, 2015Video
A King forced to banish his wife. A peasant girl striving to live a peaceful life in the chaos that is Susa. One chance for these two unlikely souls to be united. As... read more
137,175 reads votes 6,949 comments 671
When Rose Blooms

When Rose Blooms

Frompasttopen
15 parts / 61 pages, updated May 14, 2015
Rose Rowley has always been the belle of the ball, the youngest and most beautiful of her siblings. She has earned herself a reputation as a notorious flirt and a heartb... read more
107,793 reads votes 5,094 comments 704
The Taming of Victoria Colton

The Taming of Victoria Colton

Ashful
33 parts / 152 pages, updated Nov 13, 2011Completed
Wild and willful Victoria Colton had only one desire: to go to Africa and travel the world in search of adventure. Disrupting her plans comes an ultimatum fro... read more
1,353,085 reads votes 22,016 comments 1,263
A World Without Lillia

A World Without Lillia

CherishTheStorm
4 parts / 11 pages, updated May 20, 2015
Sequel to "The Lady's Highlands" Can be read stand-alone, but some references will not be explained. Her sister now married and settled in, Lillia embar... read more
1,180 reads votes 72 comments 14
The Mobster's Girl (Editing)

The Mobster's Girl (Editing)

QueenMorgan
37 parts / 93 pages, updated Jul 12, 2012Completed
Stella Erickson is not the type of girl that likes to let loose. Living in the 1920's, she doesn't seem to fit in with her fellow dancers that like to smoke an... read more
202,833 reads votes 4,113 comments 327
Rein in the Highlands

Rein in the Highlands

browneyedchick
32 parts / 38 pages, updated May 22, 2015Completed
After the death of her mother Rein finds that her small world comes crashing down, losing her home to pay for the expensive hospital bills was not something Rein ex... read more
149,576 reads votes 4,796 comments 230
Westbound (Love Travels West, Book 1)

Westbound (Love Travels West, Book 1)

cradle_life
28 parts / 103 pages, updated May 22, 2015
If it were easy, it wouldn't be love. With her parents dead and her engagment in ruins, Danielle Preston decides to leave England and try and start he... read more
6,016 reads votes 342 comments 82
Invisible Children

Invisible Children

-WhiteFang-
4 parts / 11 pages, updated May 22, 2015
Killing on command. Trained to wield weapons at age nine. Witnessing the torture of their friends and family at their own hands. Fearing abduction. For nine-year-old ... read more
318 reads votes 62 comments 58
Henrietta

Henrietta

Ortiz-Novels
27 parts / 88 pages, updated Feb 12, 2015Completed
Henrietta serves the riches and cruelest man in all of Theodosia. After having lost his wife during child birth he retreats from the world and Henrietta is left to fulfill her... read more
123,047 reads votes 4,271 comments 452
Changing for you

Changing for you

lilypie123
24 parts / 45 pages, updated Aug 25, 2013Completed
Lady Amelia Grey is too quiet and in secure. She needs a husband and when she miraculously gets the oh-so-handsome Lord Pierce- HE can't stand the sight of her! Well, may... read more
47,804 reads votes 908 comments 138
Simple Servant

Simple Servant

Dragon_Dame
10 parts / 39 pages, updated May 20, 2015Completed
Noah Jenkins has been working for Lord and Lady Montego since his mother, Nanna, passed away. Follow him through the daily life of being a servant. Witness his life change ... read more
125,018 reads votes 753 comments 109
Possibility of love

Possibility of love

marymary7777
22 parts / 11 pages, updated May 13, 2015Pictures
Laure Elizabeth must marry. She is of age and like most of girls of her statue , the Duke , her father, has choosen her husband " Dear God give me the grace to w... read more
82,954 reads votes 2,591 comments 105
The 1959 Play of Diary of Anne Frank

The 1959 Play of Diary of Anne Frank

AnnelieseFrank
12 parts / 42 pages, updated Jul 15, 2013Completed
The play of Anne Frank from 1959 also based on the black and white movie starring Millie Perkins
85,385 reads votes 223 comments 69
I Am A Lady

I Am A Lady

deangie
31 parts / 61 pages, updated May 19, 2015
Lady Annabelle never imagined her future could be sealed so tight. she had high hope of blossoming and becoming more than a mere wife to a man who would do nothing but disresp... read more
5,139 reads votes 258 comments 40
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