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.

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cherrie_bomb
4 parts / 8 pages, updated Jul 09, 2014PG-13
“We will never bow to man.” For years the Amazons have been living isolated from men, only leaving to find a suitable man to mate with, to produce more girls. They would never bo... read more
689 reads votes 55 comments 16
Poems - ANZACs

Poems - ANZACs

NormanForrest
4 parts / 2 pages, updated Jun 26, 2013PG-13Video
These are new poems inspired by ANZAC day 25/4/13. Our remembrance day. They are irreverent statements about the stupidity and horrors of war, written in Australian vernacular.
391 reads votes 40 comments 43
Renegade

Renegade

abirabdulla
9 parts / 19 pages, updated Jul 23, 2014PG-13
Centuries ago, when Constantinople was a constant battleground between the Ottomans and the Byzantines, a horrendous coup took place which led to the murder of the sultan's famil... read more
787 reads votes 58 comments 26
The end...? (Ranger's apprentice/ Brotherband fan-fiction)

The end...? (Ranger's apprentice/ Brotherband fan-fiction)

robintje1q2
6 parts / 18 pages, updated Jul 04, 2014GVideo
Araluen is engaged in an intense war with the Scoti. Much to people’s bewilderment, the rangers can’t prevent the many attacks from taking pl... read more
674 reads votes 38 comments 39
City of the Underground

City of the Underground

bstill
13 parts / 28 pages, updated Mar 14, 2013
Two strong lines of royalty mean to unite their children. One to remove a threat, and one to secure their threatened lands. But what will come when the couple betrothed are each in love with another?
5,051 reads votes 119 comments 64
The Elissa

The Elissa

MsHawthrone
18 parts / 43 pages, updated Aug 01, 2014PG-13
She returns—ghostly, white—a phantom ship lost and wandering, cursed on an eternal voyage, never to find rest. The Caribbean has not been kind to The Elissa, its once proud ma... read more
1,567 reads votes 253 comments 76
Sweet Satisfaction

Sweet Satisfaction

starz00
35 parts / 29 pages, updated Jul 25, 2014PG-13
January, 1915 Kings Lynn, Norfolk, England In the midst of the first world war, lives 17 year old heiress Elsie Kingston, who is at her first soiree. What she does... read more
3,312 reads votes 213 comments 407
Southside

Southside

Bmoooky
24 parts / 38 pages, updated Aug 21, 2012PGCompleted
Blondie lives in a small town in Ohio with her Aunt on the Southside of town. She is a part of a band of greasers that would do anything for each other. Life is pretty tough for them but they will soon realize that it's gonna get a lot harder.
7,140 reads votes 222 comments 46
Хархулангийн бөгж

Хархулангийн бөгж

dorj74
142 pages, updated Nov 26, 2012
352 reads votes 9 comments 2
I was there and Survived 9/11 (Hetalia-America & Fem!America Fanfic)

I was there and Survived 9/11 (Hetalia-America & Fem!America Fanfic)

Rocklee_Toshiro1993
14 parts / 9 pages, updated Sep 13, 2013PG-13
When Emily F. Jones also known as Female America goes to New York for her brother Alfred F. Jones also known as America, a day of fun end... read more
5,751 reads votes 161 comments 27
For Blood or Clan

For Blood or Clan

robhaines
3 pages, updated Jul 06, 2013PG-13Completed
When King Robert announces a gladiatorial battle intended to end a bloody feud between two Highland clans, Ewan must decide which is more important - his duty or his lif... read more
437 reads votes 9 comments 2
The Prince

The Prince

coppered_curls
6 parts / 21 pages, updated Jul 03, 2014PG-13
In the small city of Weighton, a master pickpocket strolls the streets, dodging the law whenever possible. After stumbling upon a chance to get a decent sum of money in return... read more
889 reads votes 73 comments 43
Natures Force

Natures Force

jessi06
21 parts / 37 pages, updated Jul 31, 2014
All her live Anna has been an outsider. Left on the steps orphaned as a baby Anna knew she was never wanted. Not when she was born and definitely not now, that she has made ... read more
2,206 reads votes 185 comments 11
Forget Me Not

Forget Me Not

AllisonWhitmore
51 parts / 131 pages, updated Aug 01, 2014PG-13Video
Are you defined by who you were born to or who you choose to become? Theodora Donovan's overprotective grandmother will not let her do anything, especially, when it comes ... read more
21,967 reads votes 1,554 comments 347
Moon Guardian

Moon Guardian

SyberAlias
29 parts / 72 pages, updated Jul 14, 2013PG-13
Her breath caught in her throat as he closed the space between them, leaving bare few inches. An action she thought might have been deemed mildly inappropriate. “Miss Vancr... read more
18,421 reads votes 362 comments 190
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Historical Fiction Historical Fiction
Historical Fiction are stories that take place in the past. They are different from time travel stories, as they do not include any Fantastical Elements and deal with the lives and plots of characters who lived many years ago as the author imagines those times to be! Historical Fiction may take place during extraordinary historical events, but it doesn't have to. Historical Fiction can cover any period of time that would be considered the past. This is a new category on Wattpad, put up bec...