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 Tattooed Princess

The Tattooed Princess

Califia
20 parts / 40 pages, updated Sep 01, 2014PG-13
Zaria was a princess—not by blood but by capture. She was abducted in her teens from the western Slavic tribes and kept as a virgin by the powerful warring king, Sh... read more
7,417 reads votes 402 comments 21
The Fall of Helen (ENGLISH)

The Fall of Helen (ENGLISH)

beeyotch
7 parts / 14 pages, updated Aug 29, 2014PG-13
I was his but he wasn't mine.
26,159 reads votes 1,704 comments 236
The Stable Boy (BoyxBoy) (Completed)

The Stable Boy (BoyxBoy) (Completed)

xxBlueEyedGirlxx
29 parts / 50 pages, updated Aug 29, 2014PGCompleted
When Captain Jacob Cope, the fair haired hero with eyes resembling a Caribbean sea, is welcomed into the residence of Lord Winters and his companion, he i... read more
240,509 reads votes 6,924 comments 397
Lost In the Mist

Lost In the Mist

historygeek123
14 parts / 8 pages, updated Sep 02, 2014PG
Jack and Jackie have started Jack’s re-election campaign and are in Texas with the Vice President. It’s the First Lady’s first outing since the death of their infant son... read more
423 reads votes 62 comments 37
The Loss of the Patriarch

The Loss of the Patriarch

historygeek123
9 parts / 5 pages, updated Aug 30, 2014PGCompleted
Joe’s health begins to deteriorate with disastrous effects on the Kennedy family. After the assassination attempt on Jack’s life the previous year the shock of... read more
247 reads votes 45 comments 15
A Viking's Catch

A Viking's Catch

foreverhopeful
7 parts / 16 pages, updated Aug 19, 2014Video
The waves crashed against the shores, as if angry of the lies the land now held. Such promises had once been made by the land to protect its people, and yet it had not... read more
34,429 reads votes 2,053 comments 364
An Unexpected Love

An Unexpected Love

nmmorton
20 parts / 42 pages, updated Aug 29, 2014G
Shy and awkward Elizabeth Montgomery doesn't think she'll ever find love. In a time where arranged marriages are commonplace, she's afraid she'll find herself either b... read more
7,153 reads votes 346 comments 246
The Duke's Wife

The Duke's Wife

annathebooknerd
24 parts / 58 pages, updated Jun 18, 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
878,036 reads votes 15,092 comments 876
The Forgotten Rose {COMPLETED}

The Forgotten Rose {COMPLETED}

Awesomely_Evil
59 parts / 184 pages, updated Aug 29, 2014PG-13VideoCompleted
In the midst of a storm conjured by a witch's wind Anne Neville's story is only just beginning. Second daughter of England's most powerful noble, Anne's chi... read more
57,808 reads votes 1,137 comments 257
Duchess

Duchess

NicoletteAndrews
14 parts / 37 pages, updated Aug 30, 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
5,805 reads votes 216 comments 45
Remember Me

Remember Me

IvanaM
23 parts / 92 pages, updated Sep 02, 2014PG-13Pictures
Far away from her Kingdom, Rosalie wants revenge. Four years ago, a new King arrived and banished women from his Kingdom, leaving only men to become warriors. Rosalie was forc... read more
7,089 reads votes 263 comments 94
Mail Order Bride Mishap (Into the West #3)

Mail Order Bride Mishap (Into the West #3)

cerebral_1
21 parts / 155 pages, updated Aug 24, 2014PG-13
All Fiona O’Toole ever dreamed of was running her own millinery shop and seeing her creations worn on the general public. Easier said than done, i... read more
289,842 reads votes 10,907 comments 2,969
A Love That was Housebound

A Love That was Housebound

gottagetitright32
11 parts / 47 pages, updated Aug 28, 2014PG-13
1848 was a year that was looking up for Isaac Richardson. His cotton plantation was expanding, He has become well respected among the folks of Beaufort, and the... read more
35,430 reads votes 1,005 comments 230
Unspoken

Unspoken

the_hooded_girl
29 parts / 75 pages, updated Aug 21, 2014PG
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
107,955 reads votes 3,310 comments 516
Rebellion Of The Slaves

Rebellion Of The Slaves

Dobbylovergirl
3 pages, updated Aug 16, 2014PGCompleted
We all know the stories of how slavery worked in the old days in the US. This is the story of Amelia Walker and her idea of a rebellion, her attempt to make a cha... read more
70 reads votes 18 comments 8
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