4 An American Family » by sweetladyjane2012 The adventures of Laura Brimmer, a young girl of the baby boomer generation growing up in the American South, and her family and friends.
T, English, Friendship & Drama, chapters: 7, words: 6k+, favs: 1, follows: 1, updated: 6h published: 6/22
24The Tale of Mally Biddle » by mlegette When Mally Biddle agreed to spy upon the King of Lenzar and his overbearing knights she knew she was heading into danger. She didn't know she'd find a family unlike any other.
T, English, Friendship, chapters: 29, words: 87k+, favs: 3, follows: 6, updated: 9/23 published: 1/13
The Marchioness of Torino » by Iona Albuquerque An alternate history story about the heiress to mighty Duchy in Renaissance Italy, we follow her as she matures from a carefree teenager to a diligent administrator and diplomat to a cunning and war-ready Duchess and finally, to an even greater throne. Our protagonist's story will be told through various secret romances and pivotal during her life, some harsh period language.
T, English, Romance & Adventure, chapters: 6, words: 34k+, favs: 1, follows: 1, updated: 9/23 published: 8/19
Royal » by Jessica Miller1 Becoming Queen of England has never been tougher. Helena lives in the shadow of a great Grandmother, facing the ridicule of an indignant Prime Minister and dealing with an oncoming war, she's come to despise the man she is arranged to marry. So, when a lowly busboy catches her eye amidst all the chaos of her reign, things are bound to spin out of control.
T, English, Drama & Romance, chapters: 2, words: 5k+, updated: 9/22 published: 8/12
HMS Erinys, 36 by Phineas Redux Joanna Clayton is Captain of her own pirate ship the 'Amazon', accompanied by her sweetheart Sandy Parker. Time, 171—and something; Place, the Caribbean Sea and fabled Spanish Main itself. The Pirate Queen and her Consort have some difficulty evading the attentions of a Royal Navy frigate.
T, English, Drama & Adventure, words: 8k+, 9/22
21Handmaiden » by sweetladyjane2012 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
T, English, Tragedy & Angst, chapters: 42, words: 42k+, favs: 20, follows: 17, updated: 9/21 published: 4/19/2013
1The Book of Asterope » by ginandink Taite has lived her whole life in a Hennery, a refuge for runaways, orphans and fallen women hidden deep within The Northern Forest - far away from the politics and power struggle surrounding the throne of Asterope. When the King is murdered and assassins attack the Hennery in search of the next heir, Taite's forest idyll is shattered.
T, English, Adventure & Romance, chapters: 12, words: 28k+, favs: 3, follows: 6, updated: 9/21 published: 6/28
Flaws of a Boy by Steampunk Sentry Jaxon Burton, a resident of 18th-century colonial Massachussets, is the son of a wealthy family haling from the homeland of Great Britain. Now, due to the American Revolution, friends will become enemies, allies will be lost, and the lines between the Colonists and the British will be lain.
T, English, Friendship & Adventure, words: 2k+, 9/20
2Abigail: The Colorado Governess » by Annika M. W The year is 1899. 18-year-old Abigail Winston has set her course into becoming a governess, much to the disappointment of her socially elite parents who had hoped by eighteen, she would be married and well off. Her life takes a turn of interesting events as she leaves New York for adventures in the West - not knowing what to expect. It's all up to Abigail now, growing up.
T, English, Western & Romance, chapters: 3, words: 16k+, favs: 1, follows: 2, updated: 9/19 published: 4/21
1The Exchange Student » by sweetladyjane2012 Chelsea Risovich meets an exchange student on the first day of her senior year in high school.
K+, English, Friendship & Romance, chapters: 5, words: 4k+, favs: 1, follows: 1, updated: 9/16 published: 7/5
For our freedom » by Jozef Poniatowski Nguyen Le, a Vietnamese who spent his early years in Hanoi as a farmer, was caught up by the French to join the Great War. After 4 years in survival, having no clear goal, no clear destiny, he decided to leave France and planned to desert from the French Army. But his action, somehow, could have changed the life, forever.
T, English, Romance & Drama, chapters: 11, words: 15k+, updated: 9/14 published: 10/1/2017
6100 Days In Rwanda » by CalvinHobbesGatsby In 1994, Simone Akayesu feels lucky when her boyfriend Jeff Preston plans a week long romantic getaway to her family's homeland of Rwanda for their anniversary. However, the romance cools off when the president's plane is shot down, launching a war between Rwanda's 2 tribes. Now the Hutu radicals are on a mission to slaughter all Tutsi while Simone and Jeff hope just to survive it.
T, English, Romance & Tragedy, chapters: 4, words: 2k+, updated: 9/12 published: 3/15
2 My Last Duchess » by ladyylazarus To what lengths will a man go to possess the object of his obsession? A timeless story of love, desire, power, and betrayal. Inspired by the poem "My Last Duchess" by Robert Browning. [Text of poem included in chapter 2]
T, English, Drama & Romance, chapters: 2, words: 3k+, favs: 3, follows: 2, updated: 9/11 published: 12/6/2012
2 The Dark was Beautiful by TheInvisibleGurlz A dark winter's night, and a couple on the run. Two men must run for their lives from those who would harm them in the 1950s. Features a black, gay couple. No funny business, but if that's not your thing, then neither is this.
T, English, Tragedy & Romance, words: 670, favs: 1, 9/8
The Hands Of Discord And Calamity by fi3rwr A young assassin is hired to kill a duchess in 1887 England
T, English, Crime & Suspense, words: 1k+, 9/7
The Historical Hit Squad Vol 2 by AKrey177 Rescued from death and now guided by Helen of Troy, Caesar and the other transients embark down the timeline on their first proper mission to improve the future for all mankind. However, there are forces at work to thwart their efforts far beyond their understanding...
T, English, Adventure & Sci-Fi, words: 3k+, 9/6
Cause célèbre by zethonring The memories of a young boy lost in the conflict of the Nigerian civil war.
K+, English, Tragedy, words: 897, 9/5
Like Day and Night by ScarletD The year is 1939 and there has been a murder at Redwood University. Several students, while attempting to discover the killer, become integral in the outcome of WWII.
T, English, Drama & Mystery, words: 1k+, 9/3
Berserker » by Cryptid Warzone After his sister's execution, 17-year-old Devid Dmitriev Lachov decides to flee the Soviet Union for a secluded life in Canada. Along the way, he meets and faces dangers with a girl also in search of a new life. Away from her masters who treated her as nothing more than a rare weapon, she learns how to read, how to write, how to act human, but most importantly, how to love.
T, English, Fantasy & Romance, chapters: 5, words: 2k+, 9/2
10 What is it All For? » by historyman101 1937: Texan rancher David Hughes joins the Spanish Civil War, hoping to find some meaning in his life. While in the International Brigades, he finds a kindred spirit in a British girl named Edith Branson. As the war drags on, they wonder what is truly worth fighting for. Will they survive this brutal conflict of intrigue and incompetence long enough to answer? *COMPLETE*
T, English, Romance & Adventure, chapters: 15, words: 120k+, favs: 7, follows: 6, updated: 9/1 published: 3/11
Historical Fiction, Chapter 1 (Title in Progress) by Books and Coffee It's World War II. Survival is all that matters. Three perspectives (Levi, Margaret, and Abe), many lives, one goal: to live.
T, English, Drama & Adventure, words: 3k+, 9/1
La chemise du dernier sommeil by Shadora L'adulte se plaça devant son miroir légèrement noirci par les années, et entreprit de fermer son col. Tout en s'escrimant sur les boutonnières, ses pensées dérivèrent sur ce qui occupait nuit et jour son esprit depuis quelques jours maintenant. Sa femme le trompait.
T, French, Tragedy, words: 2k+, 8/30