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Hazle Harper and the Raycrafts by The Writing Nugget reviews
(May not be entirely historically accurate.) Set in England, roughly sometime around the 1880s, Hazle Harper is the new nanny hired by the incredibly rich Lord and Lady Raycraft, for their eight children. Rupert, their oldest, is reluctant to accept her being there, until they make a deal.
Rated: K - English - Family/Humor - Chapters: 2 - Words: 1,410 - Reviews: 1 - Updated: 22h - Published: 8/14
Mesmer by Filosofieke reviews
In 3 A.D. Roman Gaul is in the progress of discovering a mixed identity. Phyllis, a young healer, and Marcus, a Roman soldier charged with the protection of Mesmer, a healing school, meet on their way there. As they get more and more familiar with both Gaul and Mesmer, they struggle to find common ground for their budding friendship to grow on.
Rated: T - English - Fantasy/Romance - Chapters: 13 - Words: 27,765 - Reviews: 13 - Favs: 1 - Follows: 3 - Updated: 8/13 - Published: 5/5
The Historical Hit Squad by AKrey177 reviews
An assortment of figures from ancient history find out what happens to them after death... And it's not what any of them expected.
Rated: T - English - Adventure/Sci-Fi - Chapters: 3 - Words: 14,734 - Reviews: 6 - Favs: 3 - Follows: 4 - Updated: 8/12 - Published: 7/24
Olga & Dmitri by CalvinHobbesGatsby reviews
A Russian solider falls in love with the eldest daughter of Russia's last Tsar, but the force of history is at hand, forcing their love story to end in tragedy
Rated: T - English - Romance/Adventure - Chapters: 24 - Words: 11,032 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 2 - Follows: 2 - Updated: 8/11 - Published: 3/5
Handmaiden by sweetladyjane2012 reviews
Imperial Russia desperately needs a healthy male heir, but the bloodline of Tsarina Alexandra Feodorovna is tainted with the deadly hemophilia gene. Lady in waiting Yelizaveta Petrova may be the solution. AU
Rated: T - English - Tragedy/Angst - Chapters: 29 - Words: 28,970 - Reviews: 20 - Favs: 15 - Follows: 15 - Updated: 8/9 - Published: 4/19/2013
The Butler Family Affair by Early-Morning-Rose-Garden reviews
Jean McAuliffe hopes that one mystery in her life is enough. When her brother invites her and her employer to his wedding, she suspects nothing will go wrong. But when the father of the bride-to-be vanishes, and a Gypsy mystic accurately predicts death, nobody seems to care. Jean, pulled into a mystery she hopes she would be left out of, soon finds herself at the center of it all.
Rated: T - English - Mystery/Supernatural - Chapters: 11 - Words: 46,295 - Reviews: 1 - Follows: 3 - Updated: 8/9 - Published: 6/13
When It Rains by ColorlessFragments reviews
Set in the Dust Bowl of the 1930's, a man has to battle against the elements, and, more importantly, himself to save his family. A short story I wrote for my college creative writing class.
Rated: K - English - Drama/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,206 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 1 - Published: 8/8 - Complete
The Roman Slave by Cynthia Brent reviews
In ancient Rome, young Titus is sold as a slave to wealthy and powerful Senator Marcus Alba -- unaware that being another man's property can unleash some powerful desires. WARNING: This is pure male/male slash. Deal with it or move on!
Rated: T - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 42 - Words: 37,857 - Reviews: 106 - Favs: 43 - Follows: 47 - Updated: 8/8 - Published: 1/18/2011
This is my First story it was just made for fun hopefully you comment
Rated: K+ - English - Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,126 - Published: 8/7
To the New World by horseluv386
Log entries from Cap. Elizabeth of the "Sweet Revenge", 1517. What problems will arise during the voyage? Not many, since this was originally written in 4th grade.
Rated: K - English - Adventure - Chapters: 1 - Words: 432 - Published: 8/5
The Deckhand (A Titanic Short Story) by aundreaascencio
"Their love was the only force strong enough to keep me standing on that deck." A deckhand is faced with a critical decision in the last hours of his life. As the RMS Titanic sinks, he is torn between choosing to save himself or staying behind to save others, facing his own death.
Rated: K+ - English - Drama/Suspense - Chapters: 1 - Words: 4,245 - Published: 8/5 - Complete
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 Madrid. One too proud, passionate, and wanting. A Regency novel of romance, ambition, and three women caught by birth between two nations. NaNoWriMo 2016 – updated daily.
Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 31 - Words: 60,418 - Reviews: 12 - Favs: 2 - Follows: 3 - Updated: 8/3 - Published: 11/2/2016
The Train by Hrothgar reviews
This is a semi-biographical representation of events during the Polish Revolution. It is a tale based in truth, embellished for dramatic effect. A Polish revolutionary is captured and placed on a train, forced to come to terms with his imprisonment.
Rated: T - English - Drama/Adventure - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,224 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 8/2 - Complete
Candlelit Silence: A novel about the Plague by Noelle McHenry reviews
A brusque knight and a captured thief must safely escort a quiet plague doctor from Exeter to London during London's Great Plague after the city's last physician perishes from the disease. A novel covering the development of an unlikely kinship between three men in a time of peril who have more in common than they think.
Rated: T - English - Friendship/Suspense - Chapters: 2 - Words: 8,314 - Reviews: 5 - Follows: 2 - Updated: 8/1 - Published: 7/27
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: 119 - Words: 105,053 - Reviews: 16 - Favs: 15 - Follows: 17 - Updated: 7/31 - Published: 7/20/2014
Who's for the game? by Dream-Spirit7321 reviews
Trapped in an endless circle of running and killing, it doesn't matter whether the soldiers are victorious or not, something is always lost. Rated T for caution.
Rated: T - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 533 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 7/30 - Complete
Well Beyond Reform by Jay RoboDog reviews
The constantly rebellious and audacious Skylar Lasky had never been fond of the Catholic all-girls boarding school she had been forced to attend. However, after abruptly confessing a personal secret in the middle of church Mass, she realizes that she had a lot more to fear than the nuns' wrath. {This is intended to be set somewhere ambiguously around the early half of the 1900's.}
Rated: T - English - Drama/Suspense - Chapters: 5 - Words: 31,712 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 4 - Follows: 4 - Updated: 7/24 - Published: 5/31
The Duplicate Life of Isobel Erstwilder by Kristina Suko reviews
My name is Alexander Elton. I am well versed in the proper care of a gentleman's attire, able to cook, clean, speak French, and read. At a glance I appear a young man only soft around the edges, having yet to reach manhood, and it is this I hope Lord Edward Blake, renowned as much for lengthy trips to exotic places as he is his tenebrous and rigid personality, will accept as fact.
Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Adventure - Chapters: 7 - Words: 19,833 - Reviews: 10 - Favs: 3 - Follows: 4 - Updated: 7/24 - Published: 5/29
The Prophet's Brother by Michelle Woods
B'alam Agab is born the brother of the last and greatest Mayan prophet, Chilam B'alam. They are cast down a dark and dangerous path through pain, despair, heresy, and forbidden love. When the outside world begins to crash down around them with the coming of the Spanish, leaving Tah Itzá as the last unconquered Mayan stronghold, will they be able to find a way to save their people?
Rated: K - English - Drama/Suspense - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,766 - Published: 7/24
Lily in the Battlefield by Kuroneko TAC-13 reviews
When the cold war finally became hot, So does the men who fought in the battlefield. Set in December 1989, where Berlin Wall never fell, we follow the two sides within the war; Crews of a West German Armored recon unit and crews of the East Germany's armored units spearheading the invasion.
Rated: T - English - Drama/Adventure - Chapters: 12 - Words: 43,051 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 3 - Follows: 4 - Updated: 7/17 - Published: 12/25/2016
GENESIS by phanci
Lucifer has turned the first humans and the entire race into cannibals, stripped of flesh, morality and guts. Even Yahweh's angels can't clean up this mess so of course with Lucifer gone, God has taken in the leadership of all entities with one mission: WIPE OUT HUMANITY.
Rated: T - English - Supernatural/Parody - Chapters: 1 - Words: 102 - Published: 7/9
Honourable Scandals by Quills and Swords reviews
The only thing sharper than Maya Hampton's wit is her violin bow, and she can kill a man with both. Freedom's a hard thing to come by for a woman in 1756, but Maya's giving it her best shot. All she has to do is escape scandal and seduction… and the prison no one has ever broken out of.
Rated: T - English - Adventure/Humor - Chapters: 3 - Words: 8,700 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 3 - Follows: 4 - Updated: 7/9 - Published: 5/23
Battles of a Total War by BradytheJust reviews
I've heard it said that "War never changes" but it can be chronicled... that is what I will attempt to do. Join me, won't you, as I attempt to navigate a tide of Total War.
Rated: T - English - Chapters: 14 - Words: 42,876 - Reviews: 26 - Favs: 3 - Follows: 4 - Updated: 7/7 - Published: 3/20/2016
The Mad Queen by Neteret reviews
Ankesenpepi's husband/nephew, Pharaoh Merenre, is dead and now her six year old son is being installed as pharaoh. He is too young to rule so that means she is now queen of the world in all but name. She has already made plans as to how she will maintain the power she has long coveted for the rest of her life. This part of the story is true as are many other parts.
Rated: T - English - Drama - Chapters: 23 - Words: 110,489 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 1 - Follows: 1 - Published: 7/7
The Secret of St Cyril by Early-Morning-Rose-Garden reviews
Young Jean McAuliffe applies for a job as an archaeology professor's secretary, not expecting to be secluded in an office, cataloging artifacts at a college museum rumored to be haunted. But when she stumbles across the bludgeoned body of a young student, she begins to feel there is something more sinister behind the hauntings than simply souls that refuse to rest in peace...
Rated: T - English - Mystery/Supernatural - Chapters: 19 - Words: 62,618 - Reviews: 20 - Favs: 1 - Follows: 5 - Updated: 7/7 - Published: 2/27 - Complete
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