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.

Late August Nights

Late August Nights

perriesoz
19 parts / 51 pages, updated May 18, 2015Pictures
It's 1958, and Ronnie Milton couldn't be more of an outcast if he tried. Lucky for him, the new guy next door, Cliff, is an outcast, too. In a world where being &quo... read more
3,366 reads votes 200 comments 71
Where Death Sings

Where Death Sings

rosepetalhaz
12 parts / 14 pages, updated May 04, 2015
❝Home… Home, where they probably talk highly of us. Brave, young soldiers defending their country. But they are wrong, wrong about the youths that go to war. We might b... read more
5,030 reads votes 271 comments 108
Dad's Diary

Dad's Diary

historygeek123
30 parts / 17 pages, updated Dec 31, 2014
It's May 1994, Former First Lady Jacqueline Kennedy has passed away. As John and Caroline sort out their Mother's Fifth Avenue apartment, looking through belongings John is... read more
6,103 reads votes 257 comments 49
Book 4- 1968 (Michael Jackson)

Book 4- 1968 (Michael Jackson)

GotToBeThereMJ
27 parts / 62 pages, updated Jan 28, 2015Completed
COMPLETED It's 1968! Michael and Kayla ask for you to join them in another year of their adventure. In this installment, the first step to national fame is m... read more
3,965 reads votes 270 comments 227
Colosseum

Colosseum

emma4eyes
31 parts / 64 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
7,807 reads votes 431 comments 425
Queen Sibilla

Queen Sibilla

XxAuriSeraxX
9 parts / 18 pages, updated Apr 10, 2015
This is a story of a Princess turned Queen. A man truly becoming a King. It's a story of lies and betrayals. Hurt and Lust. Control and Anger. They may say they would never... read more
319 reads votes 77 comments 3
The Murdoch Mysteries

The Murdoch Mysteries

DanielleFleury
1 page, updated Sep 26, 2014
This is the sequel to the last episode in season 7 of Murdoch Mysteries. I couldn't wait for the new episode to come out, so I wrote my own.
181 reads votes 9 comments 8
Frontier Justice: Bass Reeves, Deputy U.S. Marshal

Frontier Justice: Bass Reeves, Deputy U.S. Marshal

CharlesRay1
27 parts / 69 pages, updated Oct 11, 2014Completed
The fictionalized account of the first two years on the job of Bass Reeves, first African-American Deputy US Marshal west of the Mississippi River.
15,604 reads votes 345 comments 65
Presidency Aftermath

Presidency Aftermath

MissDKennedy
24 parts / 13 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
2,318 reads votes 193 comments 16
Magnificent Century (Postponed)

Magnificent Century (Postponed)

xNailedIt
6 parts / 7 pages, updated Sep 23, 2014
Helen is a young woman sold as a slave to the Sultan. It is not until she reaches the palace that she throws away her misery. She has one aim: Walk down the golden road, become a favorite, become a Sultana and rule the Ottoman empire.
1,195 reads votes 45 comments 20
Patience

Patience

AyeshaTheMisfit
12 parts / 17 pages, updated Mar 29, 2015
"Why Patience momma?" I asked her. A mature, wise smile spread across her wrinkled face before she laughed and began to speak the very words that would remain imprint... read more
2,899 reads votes 135 comments 61
Till Death Do Us Apart...{COMPLETED}

Till Death Do Us Apart...{COMPLETED}

SugarCandy6
14 parts / 16 pages, updated May 01, 2015Completed
He's 17. She's 16. He's the imperial prince. She's the daughter of a concubine. They both fell in love. What could go wrong? In 18th century India everything could.
6,416 reads votes 184 comments 55
For All Eternity

For All Eternity

historygeek123
15 parts / 10 pages, updated Jul 27, 2014PicturesCompleted
After the tragic death of Baby Patrick both Jack and Jackie are in deep depression. When Greek tycoon Aristotle Onassis offers Jackie a trip to Greece she wants to go to... read more
1,701 reads votes 99 comments 50
Jack's Hope

Jack's Hope

historygeek123
4 pages, updated Jul 25, 2014PicturesCompleted
After 22nd November 1963, Jackie's in a coma. It's now November 1964 and the night of the election, Jack's feeling down and want's his wife to be alright, will he get his happy ever after?
214 reads votes 9 comments 4
Privacy of Skorpios

Privacy of Skorpios

MissDKennedy
12 parts / 7 pages, updated Jul 29, 2014Completed
Jack and Jackie want some privacy. After Jack's recent survival from the assassination they wonder where they can go. Until Aristotle Onassis offered them his private island for a week.
1,312 reads votes 95 comments 42
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