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.

I am a Queen!

I am a Queen!

background20
3 parts / 4 pages, updated Mar 30, 2015
I am a Queen! I am a Queen of two kingdoms whose names are enough to make anyone tremble with fear. I am a Queen who had done nothing but what everyone asked me to do. I f... read more
220 reads votes 47 comments 43
Paint [Black History Month Oneshot]

Paint [Black History Month Oneshot]

logophilia_
2 pages, updated Mar 07, 2015Completed
'and together they watched the color.' Pennsylvania, 1965. {for the black history month oneshot competition} {522 in historical fiction - 4/1/2015}
130 reads votes 10 comments 12
If Only

If Only

BraveHuntress
20 parts / 12 pages, updated Mar 10, 2015Completed
A/N- This was originally How a Viking wins a Scot. After some errors that had to be deleted so this is a better version of it. The story line is somewhat changed but I hope you e... read more
1,456 reads votes 146 comments 10
Highborn

Highborn

sara-pizza-cats
15 parts / 31 pages, updated Jan 13, 2015
#25 in historical I heard yelling in dad's room I went running and hid behind his bedroom door " no there's nothing you can do that will make me change my mind " d... read more
2,407 reads votes 170 comments 164
Shattered Crown {Crowned Trilogy, Book 2}

Shattered Crown {Crowned Trilogy, Book 2}

cravinq-rain
14 parts / 38 pages, updated Mar 27, 2015
****BOOK TWO OF THE CROWNED TRILOGY**** Skylet, still conflicted at her betrayal of Elliot, must now try and fully fit into the rebellion. It... read more
1,400 reads votes 78 comments 83
After Dallas

After Dallas

historygeek123
22 parts / 11 pages, updated Oct 15, 2014Completed
Jack has to deal with the consequences of his visit to Dallas. His emotions are running high; he can barely focus on anything. The pain he feels his awful, anything anyone d... read more
1,950 reads votes 169 comments 4
Book 3- 1967 (Michael Jackson)

Book 3- 1967 (Michael Jackson)

GotToBeThereMJ
24 parts / 42 pages, updated Nov 30, 2014Completed
COMPLETED Welcome to book 3! Yes, Kayla and Michael made it past 1965 and 1966. Unfortunately, those were some of the easiest years of their new lives. Now, ... read more
5,241 reads votes 268 comments 154
Western Sakura

Western Sakura

IsabellaSmallWriting
4 parts / 8 pages, updated Nov 29, 2014
ll Western Sakura is a Hakuouki Fanfiction. ll It is the 1860s in Japan, the time of the Bakumatsu, the end of the glorious, centuries old, Edo Era. After losing everyt... read more
802 reads votes 39 comments 10
Melody of the Clouds

Melody of the Clouds

ming__ming
14 parts / 36 pages, updated Mar 27, 2015Pictures
Gao Yun's heart has always belonged to one person: her childhood friend Long Bi. But when their native home of Goguryeo is destroyed by the Tang Empire, the pair bec... read more
4,698 reads votes 183 comments 191
The Angel [sequel to MOA, Guy of Gisborne] ON HOLD

The Angel [sequel to MOA, Guy of Gisborne] ON HOLD

armitageforever
6 parts / 17 pages, updated Dec 26, 2014
After two years, he doesn't know anymore. He doesn't know what to do with his life, how to love, how to feel, nothing. Part of that is her... read more
770 reads votes 65 comments 26
Roses of White

Roses of White

cradle_life
34 parts / 92 pages, updated Feb 12, 2015Completed
Life is not about perfect, it is about love. The world as Sarah knew it is disappearing, fading with the shouts and drums of war. All around her houses are turned into ho... read more
5,112 reads votes 357 comments 247
Love In The Forbidden City

Love In The Forbidden City

YiLinOoi
39 parts / 89 pages, updated Jan 30, 2015Completed
*A 25 year-old modern day woman woke up from a car accident to find herself in the body of a 16 year-old Manchu girl living in the 18th century Qing Dynasty. I... read more
12,003 reads votes 530 comments 169
Presidency Aftermath

Presidency Aftermath

MissDKennedy
24 parts / 11 pages, updated Sep 13, 2014Completed
The follow up book to my story 1966 and the final book of my Kennedy series. In 1968, Jack is ready to retire and leave as President. His final days in the White Ho... read more
2,015 reads votes 190 comments 15
Colosseum

Colosseum

emma4eyes
31 parts / 54 pages, updated Mar 07, 2015Completed
"I will endure to be burned, to be bound, to be beaten, and to be killed by the sword." Marcius is a Roman slave. He works everyday, morning until dusk in the mine, ... read more
5,973 reads votes 320 comments 428
The First Son

The First Son

historygeek123
7 parts / 4 pages, updated Mar 19, 2015
After losing Patrick, The President and First Lady are closer than ever. Yet, a campaign stop to Texas in November to kick of the 64 campaign is a heart aching event for ev... read more
647 reads votes 54 comments 15
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