Communities  Forums  FictionHistorical
9.0K | Page 1 2 3 4 11 .. Last Next »

The Rag Quilt by G12G4 - Alex Bischoff reviews
Christian Fiction. In 1763, eighteen year old Lydia Fischer had never considered the world outside her Amish community until she meets Sam, a Native American who is unlike anything she ever expected. Through his kindness and openness she begins to open her eyes to a world beyond what she had known, and the sins of her own people committed in their desire to isolate themselves.
Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Spiritual - Chapters: 9 - Words: 28,846 - Reviews: 2 - Follows: 2 - Updated: 12h - Published: 11/20/2019
You Never Had A Shot by Shadow-Hyder reviews
It was no secret. Your first day in the colonies was a mix of emotions; curiosity, excitement, and trepidation. While the colonies were a new and diverse climate, there was a danger of being singled out by some of the more rebellious colonists. And that was just what the redcoat was afraid off. (MARKED FOR IMMINENT DELETION)
Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 3 - Words: 2,210 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 1 - Follows: 1 - Updated: 1/21 - Published: 10/26/2016
Djet Abi (Eternal Wish) by Neflanthir
We follow the life of Merenra, through all the decisions, intrigue, politics and factions in the Egyptian Royal Court, as he goes from a simple boy partaking in an illegal tournament to royal guard and beyond. What decisions and alliances will he make and where will they take him? To wealth, paradise, death in the line of duty, or execution? Nesut is Pharaoh and Neteru is gods. MxM
Rated: T - English - Fantasy/Adventure - Chapters: 13 - Words: 35,668 - Favs: 2 - Follows: 3 - Updated: 1/19 - Published: 10/21/2018
Our Last Goodbye by imaginefishes
A brief moment's respite in a chaos-torn world.
Rated: T - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,267 - Published: 1/18 - Complete
Gone With Siberian Gales by DixieTanner19
In an alternate 1913, Abnormals, extremely rare humans born with superhuman abilities, exist. The Romanov dynasty, one of the oldest Abnormal bloodlines, struggles to maintain control of the Russian Empire as the Bolshevik and Demokratiya movements compete for domination. Another war looms over the horizon. Will the Romanovs survive? (WIP)
Rated: T - English - Romance/Fantasy - Chapters: 6 - Words: 14,850 - Updated: 1/17 - Published: 1/3
Following in His Footsteps by BadStoriesComeToMe
The young man tried so hard to follow him. He gave everything to follow in his footsteps but was always rejected. Finally, giving up on his dream of joining the military, he came home rejected for the last time. What does the future have in store for him? Inspired by the Reedsy Prompt: Write a short story about a person who goes to bed on New Year's Eve and wakes up in 1920.
Rated: T - English - Suspense/Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,214 - Published: 1/8 - Complete
UPSC 2020 by study24x7
We Study27x7 are trying to give an E-learning platform where anybody can come and gain knowledge or share knowledge. So basically is a platform where you can connect with anyone just like any social media the only difference is that it's an educational platform where any student connects with any teacher and read their articles for better understanding. /
Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 300 - Published: 1/6 - Complete
An American Family by sweetladyjane2012 reviews
The adventures of Laura Brimmer, a young girl of the baby boomer generation growing up in the American South, and her family and friends.
Rated: T - English - Friendship/Drama - Chapters: 32 - Words: 28,892 - Reviews: 28 - Favs: 3 - Follows: 3 - Updated: 12/31/2019 - Published: 6/22/2018
Ye of little faith by Sakhmet and Hathor
1515. When seventeen of a sheep herd are killed in the exact same manor, people start suspecting foul-play. The idea of a sociopathic serial sheep killer on the loose scares most people. But, after a killing got out of hand, an actual murderer is on the loose. The local farmhand's are determined to track down this violent murderer before they kill again.
Rated: T - English - Crime/Mystery - Chapters: 1 - Words: 814 - Published: 12/29/2019
Cold War Love Story by sweetladyjane2012 reviews
A chance meeting between an all-American girl and a Soviet sailor in the mid-1960's leads to undying love.
Rated: T - English - Romance/Friendship - Chapters: 125 - Words: 110,488 - Reviews: 17 - Favs: 17 - Follows: 20 - Updated: 12/27/2019 - Published: 7/20/2014
Light the Match by InGodzHandz
In 1947, a 37-year-old mafioso named Angelo Lucchese is almost to the point of giving up on his life, but when he finds hope for redemption, he has to decide what to do with the rest of his life.
Rated: T - English - Spiritual/Drama - Chapters: 12 - Words: 24,521 - Updated: 12/24/2019 - Published: 1/17/2019
Handmaiden by sweetladyjane2012 reviews
A young woman in the Imperial Russian court of 1910. Another young woman lost in a shipwreck off the coast of Australia in the 1930's. An American soldier captured by the Japanese near the end of World War II. A German violinist who has never met his father. A teenage girl living in 1980's San Francisco. How are these lives intertwined?
Rated: T - English - Adventure/Romance - Chapters: 70 - Words: 75,612 - Reviews: 85 - Favs: 30 - Follows: 25 - Updated: 12/23/2019 - Published: 4/19/2013 - Complete
Escape to the beginning by Speckleflower reviews
"Emotion is more powerful than reason. Emotion is the driving force behind thinking and reasoning. Emotional intelligence increases the mind's ability to make positive, brilliant decisions."- Dr T.P. Chia. Following a Jew as he attempts to escape a terrible concentration camp, fighting for the salvation of his people, and the end of the war's injustice.
Rated: T - English - Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 889 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 12/21/2019
Dolly Baby (Short Stories) by mary.okeeffe.16
It's the summer of 1954 and the Dolly Baby gang are spending some time apart. They wrote down their experiences so they can tell each other how they spend the summer.
Rated: K+ - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 2 - Words: 3,094 - Published: 12/20/2019
A Time to Be Born by rylansato
At the insistence of their grandfather, Ichiro Sakurai and his sister Kanon travel to Onagawa in Miyagi Prefecture to search for a cave in the mountain that has no name. One of the corridors in the cave leads them to Hiroshima in 1945. Unable to return home, the twins must figure out what they need to do to not only get home but to also survive one of the biggest events in history.
Rated: T - English - Adventure - Chapters: 5 - Words: 6,329 - Updated: 12/12/2019 - Published: 9/19/2019
Me vs The Bard by sukamysia
It was brought to my attention that a lot of people don't understand Shakespeare. Since he is the best I couldn't let that stand, and I started translating some Shakespearean monologues into more modern English. These are my interpretations, as with any script any two readers will interpret some things differently and that's okay. Let me know if there is a monologue I should do!
Rated: T - English - Parody - Chapters: 8 - Words: 3,113 - Updated: 12/11/2019 - Published: 12/17/2018
Smoke on the Horizon by Reese Weston
Cooper Price is part of a dying industry. With civilization moving further and further west, honest, hardworking folk get left in the dust. The family farm's going under, and all Cooper can do is tread water. The West is changing, and maybe Cooper ain't afraid of it, but civilization breeds secrecy, and it's already invaded the Price family. / queer, m/m
Rated: T - English - Western - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,493 - Follows: 1 - Published: 12/8/2019
The Homecoming by Trevlik65 reviews
'Love him? He has the face of a god, the smile of an angel, and the hands of the devil. His voice can freeze the blood of any man, and undress any woman. Of course I don't love him, but I wouldn't hesitate to bed him.' Alain Deveaux, ran away to sea a broken-hearted boy, ten years later he returns a man. Can he resume his old life, or does his old life have other plans.
Rated: T - English - Adventure/Mystery - Chapters: 30 - Words: 153,117 - Reviews: 15 - Favs: 3 - Follows: 2 - Updated: 12/7/2019 - Published: 3/5/2019 - Complete
The Three Sisters by C Terrance reviews
Maria, the first. Sophia, the eldest. Diana, the youngest. One too Spanish for London society. One whose heart remains in Cádiz. One too proud, passionate, and wanting. The marriage market of London awaits, but family history and secrets threaten to undo them all. A Regency novel of romance, ambition, and three women caught by birth between two nations. Rewritten for NaNoWriMo18.
Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 49 - Words: 126,635 - Reviews: 69 - Favs: 5 - Follows: 4 - Updated: 12/6/2019 - Published: 11/1/2018 - Complete
Something True by brookiethecookiemonster
A young woman resigns herself to the only life available to her.
Rated: T - English - Angst/Family - Chapters: 1 - Words: 923 - Published: 12/6/2019 - Complete
Where the Truth Takes Us by in-a-celluloid-scene reviews
Heinrich Hauser, a new graduate of a Napola, feels he can conquer anything that comes his way. He plans to join the SS and put his sharpshooting skills to good use. So, when he's given the opportunity to work with his father, a high-ranking SS official, he doesn't hesitate to accept. But as he's met with the horrors of the regime, he begins questioning the values that raised him.
Rated: T - English - Drama/Angst - Chapters: 9 - Words: 32,268 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 1 - Follows: 2 - Updated: 12/5/2019 - Published: 10/14/2018
The Daisies Whisper His Name by in-a-celluloid-scene
Through a span of six years, this is the story of Miki, Mikołaj, Private Frankowicz, and Prisoner No. 128560 - one boy in different stages of his life during the Second World War. Told in a series of vignettes.
Rated: K - English - Drama/Poetry - Chapters: 5 - Words: 1,888 - Published: 12/5/2019
Psybellum by DixieTanner19 reviews
It is the age of lavish plantation mansions, hoop skirts, southern chivalry, yet cruel slavery. Welcome to the antebellum years, and the tale of an aristocratic family born with a mysterious ability known as the Gift. What will happen to them? Will their daughter find acceptance and love?
Rated: T - English - Romance/Fantasy - Chapters: 10 - Words: 25,359 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 2 - Follows: 3 - Updated: 11/25/2019 - Published: 4/26/2019
The Adventures of Tom Finch, Gentleman by Devo Girl reviews
London, 1735. Covent Garden offers a world of pleasures and diversions, even for a blind man. Tom Finch approaches life with boundless good cheer and resilience, whether he's pursuing a musical career or pursuing women. And as for his blindness, to him it's merely an inconvenience. Join Tom for a fun romp through high and low 18th century society.
Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 3 - Words: 9,227 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 2 - Follows: 3 - Updated: 11/24/2019 - Published: 11/22/2019 - Complete
Where Are You, Marcus Aurelius? by rmsthornton
During World War I, a young, disillusioned British soldier discovers Marcus Aurelius' "Meditations". As he devours the work's pages, the young man finds solace in the most horrid of situations.
Rated: K - English - Hurt/Comfort/Spiritual - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,164 - Published: 11/18/2019
9.0K | Page 1 2 3 4 11 .. Last Next »