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.

Quetzalcoatl's Coming

Quetzalcoatl's Coming

Ink_on_Her_fingers
1 page, updated Nov 05, 2012PGPicturesCompleted
What happened when Christopher Columbus came to the Americas
80 reads votes 1 comments 3
Ida and Mirabella

Ida and Mirabella

shannon2sky
3 pages, updated Nov 07, 2012Completed
Meet Ida, a teenage girl living in Renaissance Florence. Her arch-rival is the infamous Mirabella, part of the powerful Medici family. As Ida plots revenge on Mirabella, her adventures are truly worth re-living.
85 reads votes 2 comments 3
The Silent Disease

The Silent Disease

MCRsHelena13
1 page, updated Nov 07, 2012Completed
I swept the nation like a silent disease. Killing as I went.
90 reads votes 9 comments 2
Historical Betrayal

Historical Betrayal

BleedingRose22
4 pages, updated Nov 07, 2012G
28 reads votes 1 comments 0
life of a slave girl in the 1700's

life of a slave girl in the 1700's

fallenangel2809
3 pages, updated Oct 17, 2010
3,712 reads votes 17 comments 20
"MY Circle on The Bag"

"MY Circle on The Bag"

Erota77
1 page, updated Nov 05, 2010
50 reads votes 0 comments 0
When Death Is All You Know

When Death Is All You Know

CatCooper
2 pages, updated Dec 03, 2010PG
125 reads votes 0 comments 1
A Little Music

A Little Music

Seesilly
2 pages, updated Dec 11, 2010PG
138 reads votes 1 comments 2
Ashes, Ashes We All Fall Down

Ashes, Ashes We All Fall Down

hannahgriffin
2 pages, updated Dec 11, 2010PG
193 reads votes 1 comments 2
Day After Night

Day After Night

keelychapman
1 page, updated Dec 18, 2010PG
119 reads votes 3 comments 2
The Walk of Death X_X

The Walk of Death X_X

truebloodfreak159
1 page, updated Dec 24, 2010PG
271 reads votes 0 comments 4
Memories

Memories

HugHater
1 page, updated Dec 27, 2010G
40 reads votes 0 comments 0
The Diary of Juliana Clarke

The Diary of Juliana Clarke

Lucy_Prince
2 pages, updated Jan 04, 2011G
85 reads votes 0 comments 0
Wild Roses

Wild Roses

yonaboo42
2 pages, updated Jan 08, 2011PGVideoPictures
163 reads votes 3 comments 1
The Heatwave Subsides

The Heatwave Subsides

Christofrodo
1 page, updated Jan 16, 2011G
95 reads votes 2 comments 1
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A short story is a work of fiction and is similar to a novel, but just shorter. It can be as short as a few pages or much longer, and divided into a few chapters. Short stories can be any genre and are usually less complex than novels, with a single story line and less characters.