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.

The Robber Knight's Love

The Robber Knight's Love

RobThier
32 parts / 92 pages, updated Sep 12, 2014PG
Ayla has uncovered a terrible secret: the man she loves is in fact her worst enemy. As a mighty army gathers to destroy her and her people, she must ask hersel... read more
1,798,523 reads votes 55,948 comments 9,829
The Boy in the Woods

The Boy in the Woods

KatherineArlene
37 parts / 169 pages, updated Sep 13, 2014PG-13Video
A mysterious and poignant coming of age story with the same classic feel as A Little Princess and The Secret Garden! In 1958, a young girl grieving the loss of her ... read more
963,810 reads votes 23,819 comments 9,489
The Viking's Wife

The Viking's Wife

Ivory_Life
10 parts / 13 pages, updated Sep 12, 2014PG-13
When Katra was six years old her father married her to Arne. She grew up knowing his name and having flashes of him in her memories. Now he is back and ready to claim... read more
330,764 reads votes 10,122 comments 1,168
War Prize (A Roman Britain story)

War Prize (A Roman Britain story)

Happilyneverafters
16 parts / 45 pages, updated Sep 14, 2014PG-13
Aurelia, a Noble Roman woman, had heard of the savage British tribes, their mystic Celtic ways, and the battles the Roman army was fighting against them o... read more
272,002 reads votes 13,006 comments 1,493
The Pirate King and I

The Pirate King and I

rskovach
20 parts / 68 pages, updated Sep 15, 2014PG-13Pictures
After pirates kidnap an orphaned housemaid in a case of mistaken identity, she prepares for the worst. Instead, seventeen-year-old Ana sets sail on the adventure of... read more
160,275 reads votes 7,417 comments 2,012
Her Royal Match

Her Royal Match

SanayaKant
40 parts / 137 pages, updated Sep 15, 2014PG-13
Set in the Edwardian era of 1890 when women liberation was still a distant dream, princess Marine a sensible, rebellious & a diehard book worm of the royal family is ... read more
202,140 reads votes 4,874 comments 558
Dancing with the Devil

Dancing with the Devil

conleyswifey
38 parts / 87 pages, updated Sep 15, 2014PG-13
*** Ansel Adams, or Ance as those he knows tend to call him, is a bad man though he didn’t consider that to be his fault. His father had been a bad man, his grandf... read more
526,751 reads votes 22,114 comments 1,843
My Highlander, My Love

My Highlander, My Love

Loulakoulouris
79 parts / 94 pages, updated Sep 16, 2014
Kyra was a beautiful twentyone year old young woman, who just finished undergrad school, and was super excited to start law school in September. She was beautiful, ... read more
1,055,944 reads votes 36,130 comments 2,055
The Revival (Book Three in the Return Series)

The Revival (Book Three in the Return Series)

Cfunk3
35 parts / 62 pages, updated Sep 14, 2014PG-13Video
Resurrected once again, Ellie Blackwell now knows that there is no way to fight her destiny so she decides to run, hoping that a new environme... read more
220,148 reads votes 11,700 comments 3,164
Married to the Mob Boss's Son

Married to the Mob Boss's Son

JJTufts
29 parts / 133 pages, updated Sep 13, 2014PG-13
Hair (Check)... Lipstick (Check)... Smile (Perfect) Kenzie Clearwater is an average American girl. Although she doesn't consider herself to be a f... read more
514,234 reads votes 11,466 comments 2,251
My Dark Knight

My Dark Knight

_imperfect
47 parts / 179 pages, updated Sep 06, 2014PG-13
In the era where swords rule, where women consider their modesty their greatest virtue. Where a man would kill to find his wife warming another mans bed, a time when women ... read more
3,520,891 reads votes 56,241 comments 7,406
Guardian of Rome

Guardian of Rome

tall_girl
43 parts / 136 pages, updated Sep 14, 2014PG-13Pictures
Five months have passed since Krista and her band of gladiators delivered a swift and humiliating defeat to the Roman army. Now Krista has become the leader of a slav... read more
136,091 reads votes 4,505 comments 816
The Duke's Wife

The Duke's Wife

annathebooknerd
25 parts / 60 pages, updated Sep 11, 2014PG-13Pictures
When the Hemmingway's go broke, their only hope out of their dilemma is their daughter, Rhea. Rhea realizes the situation and immediately agrees to help her parents. But... read more
941,861 reads votes 15,849 comments 903
The Duke's Daughter

The Duke's Daughter

jaidesmama
87 parts / 251 pages, updated Aug 21, 2014PG-13
The Duke of Marlborough has signed betrothal contracts on behalf of his daughter, Lady Arianna Kent. But Arianna is not the type to blindly follow her father's bidd... read more
3,922,856 reads votes 56,134 comments 3,762
Tales of Gorania II: Rise of the Queen

Tales of Gorania II: Rise of the Queen

Karimsuliman
6 parts / 17 pages, updated Sep 12, 2014PG-13VideoPictures
No one thought of the young gorgeous princess as a threat, but Rona proved them all wrong. Now she wages a war against King Wilander, claiming her r... read more
8,775 reads votes 428 comments 161
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What is a Mystery/Thriller story? A Mystery is a puzzle or a secret that is solved by characters in the story. Clever plotting, interesting clues, detective reasoning skills ? all of these are important elements. Similarly, Thriller stories involve a threat or imminent danger that must be overcome or resolved and often involves mysterious elements.