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
30 parts / 85 pages, updated Aug 29, 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
1,558,843 reads votes 50,612 comments 9,189
Dancing with the Devil

Dancing with the Devil

conleyswifey
34 parts / 78 pages, updated Aug 31, 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
371,405 reads votes 17,691 comments 1,580
My Dark Knight

My Dark Knight

_imperfect
46 parts / 176 pages, updated Aug 26, 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
3,334,580 reads votes 53,710 comments 7,275
The Pirate King and I

The Pirate King and I

rskovach
16 parts / 55 pages, updated Aug 27, 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
105,667 reads votes 4,995 comments 1,569
My Highlander, My Love

My Highlander, My Love

Loulakoulouris
51 parts / 58 pages, updated Aug 31, 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
385,202 reads votes 18,108 comments 902
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
3,786,503 reads votes 53,662 comments 3,616
The Boy in the Woods

The Boy in the Woods

KatherineArlene
35 parts / 159 pages, updated Aug 22, 2014PG-13Video
In 1958, a young girl grieving the loss of her parents is taken from the only home she's ever known in the big city. Brought to live on the rural family estate, she... read more
839,043 reads votes 21,354 comments 8,612
Prince of Knights (A Muslim's Love Story)

Prince of Knights (A Muslim's Love Story)

TheQueenofDarkness
10 parts / 24 pages, updated Aug 29, 2014GVideoPictures
السلام عليكم ورحمة الله وبركاته Arabs are well known for their culture, Poetry and hospitality. They are also known for their bravery and leader... read more
33,447 reads votes 1,767 comments 940
Guardian of Rome

Guardian of Rome

tall_girl
38 parts / 118 pages, updated Aug 30, 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
106,330 reads votes 3,624 comments 587
War Prize (A Roman Britain story)

War Prize (A Roman Britain story)

Happilyneverafters
14 parts / 38 pages, updated Aug 31, 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
190,041 reads votes 9,068 comments 1,103
The Elissa

The Elissa

MsHawthrone
31 parts / 69 pages, updated Aug 30, 2014PG-13Video
She returns—ghostly, white—a phantom ship lost and wandering, cursed on an eternal voyage, never to find rest. The Caribbean has not been kind to The Elissa, its once proud ma... read more
13,428 reads votes 890 comments 202
Her Royal Match

Her Royal Match

SanayaKant
36 parts / 122 pages, updated Aug 28, 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
158,953 reads votes 4,064 comments 497
Armor

Armor

stormcloud08
29 parts / 50 pages, updated Aug 30, 2014
Isabella, future queen of Gardia, unlike any lady of her time, is no damsel, but a fierce warrior. Though respected by men and shunned by women she fleetingly wonders what it would ... read more
158,532 reads votes 8,138 comments 535
Dangerous Waters

Dangerous Waters

sasha_94
8 parts / 21 pages, updated Aug 28, 2014PG-13Pictures
Adeline St. Clair, after barely surviving her last adventure aboard Poseidon's Curse, is back with a vengeance and an even bigger craving for adventure. Not only is she ... read more
21,817 reads votes 1,186 comments 126
Marriage As Punishment

Marriage As Punishment

SabraSkye
21 parts / 28 pages, updated Aug 24, 2014
Lady Aleana Brighton daughter of Marius Brighton Earl of Sumton. Described as an unruly, unteachable, and undisciplined girl. Stubborn in her ways, she refuses to m... read more
309,616 reads votes 7,101 comments 544
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