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.

Bad English

Bad English

BeautifullSoUL
2 parts / 2 pages, updated Jan 24, 2015PG-13
When camera man; Anthony Galileo comes to do a documentary on a village, and its culture. He meets Sahari. At eighteen Sahari has not wedded any man, and is seen as dishonora... read more
40,804 reads votes 219 comments 58
The Highlander's Servant (Book One of the Highlander Possession Series)

The Highlander's Servant (Book One of the Highlander Possession Series)

foreverhopeful
40 parts / 87 pages, updated Jan 26, 2015Completed
After Kirstin Croft becomes involved in an unfortunate occurrence with a petrifying man, she scurries away from him in fear. It is only when a ... read more
1,729,267 reads votes 51,617 comments 3,955
Descendants of Rome

Descendants of Rome

tall_girl
21 parts / 53 pages, updated Jan 28, 2015
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
11,577 reads votes 727 comments 121
The Queen of Persia

The Queen of Persia

LizMack
19 parts / 26 pages, updated Jan 23, 2015PG
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
30,249 reads votes 1,625 comments 224
In The Distance

In The Distance

dragonpatronus
12 parts / 19 pages, updated Jan 26, 2015
Diadem McLeroy. That's the name I was born with. That's the name that other people use to define me. But that's not how I define myself. I am the daughter of one of the o... read more
3,839 reads votes 182 comments 13
The Feisty Orphan

The Feisty Orphan

nutellaford
16 parts / 9 pages, updated Jan 30, 2015
(UPDATED REGULARLY!) A woman's passionate search for a wider and richer life than Victorian society traditionally allowed. A story about a heroine full of yearning, the... read more
2,344 reads votes 148 comments 78
Daughter of England

Daughter of England

cradle_life
2 parts / 4 pages, updated Jan 26, 2015PGVideoPictures
Carol Winther has everything a girl in Victorian England can wish for. A kind, caring family, plenty of money, a respected name and a loving fiancee. Her life takes a... read more
167 reads votes 12 comments 4
The First Queen

The First Queen

Alexis_the_Greatest
14 parts / 21 pages, updated Jan 23, 2015PG-13
Queen Eleanor of Alendar. Daughter of King Richard the Wise, and the first female ruler in the Alagorian line. Was she a force to be reckoned with? Yes. Was she on the br... read more
8,107 reads votes 370 comments 14
Unspoken

Unspoken

the_hooded_girl
34 parts / 95 pages, updated Jan 08, 2015PG
Due to a traumatic event in the past, Milena has lost the ability to speak. With her family of travelers she follows the Long Road. They stake their wagons for a short period of ... read more
201,916 reads votes 6,019 comments 840
When Rose Blooms

When Rose Blooms

Frompasttopen
8 parts / 29 pages, updated Jan 11, 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
29,108 reads votes 1,443 comments 111
The Pirate King and I

The Pirate King and I

rskovach
25 parts / 87 pages, updated Oct 11, 2014PG-13PicturesCompleted
After pirates kidnap seventeen-year-old Ana in a case of mistaken identity, the orphaned housemaid prepares for the worst. Instead, playing the wholesome daughter o... read more
725,469 reads votes 26,985 comments 4,513
Spring Home

Spring Home

LaMadameLuna
7 parts / 10 pages, updated Dec 20, 2014PG-13
You'd think that an all "American Girl" Lennox McReynolds with ancient Scottish heritage would enjoy spending time at her great-great-great..... grandfather's castl... read more
8,333 reads votes 451 comments 36
Beautiful Slave

Beautiful Slave

Oneofakindlove313
22 parts / 10 pages, updated Jan 05, 2015
Is it possible for a slave to be brownskin, smart, beautiful, and in love with the master. Yes it is. Harmony is a slave in Temple, Georgia. She is young and a target for lots of men. What happens when she's up for bid....again??
15,075 reads votes 465 comments 41
The Dragon's Heir [Complete]

The Dragon's Heir [Complete]

SnowInParadise
23 parts / 59 pages, updated Aug 09, 2014Completed
Sometimes, believing helps us to see truth. Other times, we need a little evidence to believe. But there is truth behind everything; every false manoeuvre, ev... read more
1,234,589 reads votes 28,783 comments 4,545
Warrior Souls | c.s

Warrior Souls | c.s

cherrie_bomb
2 parts / 3 pages, updated Jan 25, 2015
Now a man and a general for the Roman Army, Achilios is given a power and responsibility he has craved. He is invited to a dinner by the Emperor and meets the girl he l... read more
573 reads votes 50 comments 6
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