Short Stories - Historical Fiction

Short stories are works of brief narrative prose, which usually focus on a limited number of characters and a single, decisive plot incident. Significantly shorter and more compact than novels, short stories leave the reader with a snapshot or slice of life.

The Sinking

The Sinking

MelodyRoseKnight
3 pages, updated Nov 19, 2014GCompleted
7 reads votes 0 comments 0
Take My Hand.

Take My Hand.

PigeonBertie
1 page, updated Apr 22, 2014
55 reads votes 0 comments 2
Strike!

Strike!

TheDramaDork
8 parts / 6 pages, updated Aug 07, 2014G
Trying to earn enough money to pay for law school was hard enough for Cricket. Now throw in the Newsboy Strike of 1899 and the fact that he is a she. Yeah I'm sucky with descrip... read more
78 reads votes 0 comments 0
Victoria and Ada (random)

Victoria and Ada (random)

CandiceRichards777
3 parts / 3 pages, updated Nov 07, 2014Pictures
Short 3-chapter story about Ada Lovelace and Queen Victoria going on a little spy mission. Based off the world of the steampunk graphic novel I'm creating. Might not relate to any actual scene, it was my way of practicing some prose.
18 reads votes 4 comments 0
The History Of Bathurst

The History Of Bathurst

JodieJebb1
2 pages, updated Oct 26, 2014G
10 reads votes 0 comments 0
Luminary [LGBT Short Story]

Luminary [LGBT Short Story]

KatieShakespeare
4 pages, updated Nov 21, 2014PG
39 reads votes 3 comments 0
Dandelions

Dandelions

thatboredmermaid
1 page, updated Nov 05, 2014PG
an eight-year-old boy and his mom during the Great Depression... it's sad, but hope you like :)
20 reads votes 1 comments 1
Witch Trial (short story)

Witch Trial (short story)

tyhawk
2 pages, updated May 08, 2013PG
When a number of strange happenings occur in a Dutch town during the Middle Ages, there can only be one guilty party involved... a witch. This is an old short story of mine I wanted to share with the WattPad community. Enjoy!
280 reads votes 4 comments 3
Delusion

Delusion

Ronaldbush
2 pages, updated Nov 06, 2014GCompleted
37 reads votes 0 comments 0
The Final Voyage

The Final Voyage

JFcMichael
7 parts / 8 pages, updated Oct 08, 2014PGCompleted
The Story of the first and last Kronshtadt’s voyage... the voyage to deal one final blow. Follow the actions of Admiral Mykell Pershaw as he embarks on a potentially su... read more
162 reads votes 2 comments 2
Princess and the Pigs

Princess and the Pigs

TeodoraChurch
5 pages, updated Oct 26, 2014G
A young Princess begins a journey of discovery.
10 reads votes 0 comments 0
Clyde's Request

Clyde's Request

Max_I_Mus
2 pages, updated Nov 02, 2014Pictures
idk I was bored
14 reads votes 0 comments 0
Tyne

Tyne

tristam_james
7 parts / 3 pages, updated Nov 01, 2014GCompleted
A midwinter's storm, sailors deathly plight and the efforts of fellow man to save life in the face of adversity. Based on true events. Tyne forms part of the Shipping Forecast collection of short stories.
150 reads votes 34 comments 27
The Bravest Of The Brave

The Bravest Of The Brave

DavidCook0
6 pages, updated Aug 18, 2014PG-13
Marshal Michel Ney's final hour at the Field of Waterloo.
160 reads votes 3 comments 0
A Supreme Tale

A Supreme Tale

RileyJones622
2 parts / 3 pages, updated Nov 16, 2014GVideoPictures
Behind the scenes of the most successful female group of all time there is plenty of drama, tears, tantrums.
62 reads votes 3 comments 3
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