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 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
17,164,436 reads votes 108,767 comments 10,994
Black Dragon

Black Dragon

RedDragon09
15 parts / 33 pages, updated Oct 20, 2014PG-13Video
My entire lifetime has been a lie. I've been guided and manipulated by everyone that I saw. Until one eventful night. That night flipped my whole universe, opening my eyes t... read more
11,020 reads votes 687 comments 215
King Solomon's Wives: Hunted

King Solomon's Wives: Hunted

HollyMcDowell
14 parts / 41 pages, updated Sep 25, 2014PG-13Video
The two thousand descendants of King Solomon’s ancient harem have the ultimate power of seduction: Their very touch is as addictive as any drug. But that po... read more
206,533 reads votes 2,718 comments 268
A Highlander's Heart

A Highlander's Heart

glimpseofhope95
6 parts / 13 pages, updated Oct 15, 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
113,892 reads votes 3,736 comments 265
The Most Dangerous Enemy (Book Three in the Elizabeth of England Series)

The Most Dangerous Enemy (Book Three in the Elizabeth of England Series)

GemmaLawrence31
49 parts / 96 pages, updated Oct 25, 2014PG-13
Fighting and surviving through years of danger, abuse and betrayal, Elizabeth I is finally the Queen of England. But for this young Queen, the ... read more
112,951 reads votes 2,248 comments 170
The Next President

The Next President

historygeek123
4 parts / 2 pages, updated Oct 24, 2014PG
It’s 1968, once again it’s Kennedy Vs Nixon for the White House but it’s a different Kennedy. Jack is in his final full year of his presidency and is ready to hand ove... read more
104 reads votes 25 comments 4
The Ivory Knight

The Ivory Knight

anyi_c
15 parts / 43 pages, updated Oct 19, 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
54,391 reads votes 2,575 comments 705
The Lady Justice

The Lady Justice

SLGrey2904
2 parts / 7 pages, updated Oct 18, 2014PG-13Video
Lady Therese De Beauharnais is the epitome of perfection. With beauty, brains and wealth all embodied in one being, she is the Lady that every woman in the country wante... read more
1,736 reads votes 148 comments 85
Forget Me Not

Forget Me Not

AllisonWhitmore
64 parts / 167 pages, updated Aug 30, 2014PG-13VideoCompleted
Are you defined by who you were born to or who you choose to become? Theodora "Teddi" Donovan's overprotective grandmother will not let her do anything, especial... read more
308,483 reads votes 5,907 comments 781
11th Hour Rose

11th Hour Rose

MelissaMayer-Blue
17 parts / 72 pages, updated Oct 23, 2014
2,627 reads votes 108 comments 11
๑۞۩ sαвεятσσтн мσмεηтs ๑۩۞๑

๑۞۩ sαвεятσσтн мσмεηтs ๑۩۞๑

TheHistoricAuthor
6 parts / 9 pages, updated Oct 23, 2014VideoPictures
If there is always a one shot of Fairy ... read more
652 reads votes 34 comments 30
EXO Lyrics

EXO Lyrics

wizzlehues
70 parts / 56 pages, updated Sep 05, 2014GPictures
Alphabetized Songs of EXO. Written in Korean, English and Mandarin Version.
569,809 reads votes 1,557 comments 101
The Duke's Wife

The Duke's Wife

annathebooknerd
25 parts / 60 pages, updated Sep 11, 2014PG-13Pictures
When the Hemmingway's go broke, their only hope out of their dilemma is their daughter, Rhea. Rhea realizes the situation and immediately agrees to help her parents. But... read more
1,008,193 reads votes 17,086 comments 940
The Viking's Wife

The Viking's Wife

Ivory_Life
10 parts / 13 pages, updated Sep 12, 2014PG-13
When Katra was six years old her father married her to Arne. She grew up knowing his name and having flashes of him in her memories. Now he is back and ready to claim... read more
374,658 reads votes 11,214 comments 1,224
Tales of Gorania: The Warrior's Path

Tales of Gorania: The Warrior's Path

Karimsuliman
52 parts / 128 pages, updated Oct 15, 2014PG-13VideoPicturesCompleted
** A story added by Wattpad to 2 of their sponsored reading lists: "Historical Romance" and "Time & Eternity" ** The glorio... read more
452,027 reads votes 11,294 comments 3,002
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