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.

Sayonara

Sayonara

Usaamikii
3 pages, updated Oct 20, 2014PGCompleted
“I never thought that bidding farewells could be this extremely painful.” —Sayo Nara
70 reads votes 14 comments 38
A Child's Eyes

A Child's Eyes

TheOrangutan
2 pages, updated Oct 06, 2010PG-13PicturesCompleted
The innocent are often the first to suffer in the face of evil. There is good however in unexpected places, but the consequences of another's actions will haunt the memories of an entire generation...
4,721 reads votes 128 comments 227
Immigrants

Immigrants

Lisaner
8 parts / 7 pages, updated Jan 23, 2014PG-13Video
tags / wattys2014
3,398 reads votes 241 comments 334
Under the Sakura

Under the Sakura

4510471P
1 page, updated Oct 01, 2014PGCompleted
tags / lgbt-themed
210 reads votes 12 comments 7
Memory [Larry]

Memory [Larry]

gastlymichael
7 parts / 10 pages, updated Jul 29, 2014PG-13
Louis was a poor boy who had just lost his job, his only way of getting food for his starving family. He did not realise it, but living in London in 1938 was about to get ex... read more
4,598 reads votes 183 comments 59
Untouchable

Untouchable

StayBeautiful57
10 parts / 6 pages, updated Oct 22, 2014PG-13
Outside of the city Grand Forks, North Dakota, in 1893 lived a peaceful family. The Padmore's lived a happy life on a farm, in the rural buffer of the growing city Grand For... read more
210 reads votes 34 comments 21
A Soldier's Letter (Slow Updates)

A Soldier's Letter (Slow Updates)

theobrien
8 parts / 8 pages, updated Oct 14, 2014PG-13
The year is 1945, the year that has changed everything for the Jackson family. A young man who, after his brother's death, joins the army, becomes a soldier and writes numerous letters to his family and loved ones.
1,755 reads votes 181 comments 310
The ship of dreams

The ship of dreams

Hawk10
7 parts / 7 pages, updated Sep 29, 2014GCompleted
Lily is excited to go to America on the grandest ship in the world, the Titanic. She had no idea she would be apart of one of the most tragic ship wrecks in history.
221 reads votes 3 comments 4
Endless Sea

Endless Sea

Elemental_Horn
4 parts / 10 pages, updated Sep 08, 2014PG-13
Captain Celio Adalberto is one of the most feared and terrifying pirates of the water. He is also a sexist, arrogant, cocky son-of-a-bitch with an absolutely stunning appeara... read more
616 reads votes 15 comments 2
Witch of the Plague

Witch of the Plague

starz00
12 parts / 7 pages, updated Jan 04, 2014PGCompleted
Every day as she walks to work, Rose Marshall is tormented by the village children for being the daughter of a witch. Soon, they will cease their chants, because th... read more
1,695 reads votes 96 comments 117
An Apology for the Life of Benjamin Bridgewater (1663-1700) #Wattys2014

An Apology for the Life of Benjamin Bridgewater (1663-1700) #Wattys2014

BridgeBridgewater
25 parts / 16 pages, updated Oct 25, 2013PG-13Completed
"His genius was very rich, and ran much upon poetry, in which he excelled. But alas! In the issue. Wine and Love were the ruin of this... read more
39,253 reads votes 442 comments 102
My First Love

My First Love

justabookloverr
2 parts / 1 page, updated Jul 16, 2014
Imogen Francis was in love with a man who didn't love her back, yet she was married to him after all it was arranged. Samuel Lockwood loves to be in the company of any woma... read more
1,218 reads votes 50 comments 8
the boy who cried wolf

the boy who cried wolf

stumphs
17 parts / 4 pages, updated May 02, 2014PG-13VideoCompleted
'she quit on him and he cried to wolf too many times.'
40,169 reads votes 2,007 comments 623
Girls' Generation 소녀시대 before they become the Soshi Stars

Girls' Generation 소녀시대 before they become the Soshi Stars

SNSD_Sone09
2 parts / 3 pages, updated Sep 05, 2014GPicturesCompleted
This is the story dedicated for Girls' Generation when they were still trainee. Wanna know what happened? Try and read it.
867 reads votes 16 comments 3
Behind The Big Ben

Behind The Big Ben

AngelWing_
8 parts / 6 pages, updated Sep 11, 2014GCompleted
Alice and Will were just two normal twelve year olds who met on the streets of London. Sure they vaguely knew of the other's existence but they had never actually appr... read more
334 reads votes 50 comments 15
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