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The Croatian Priest

By Zvonimir And Grace Hace  (booksie.com)

When Krešimir Kraljević, a Croatian Roman Catholic priest, who has been leading a double life at Zagreb Cathedral in Yugoslavia for the past twelve years takes a routine confession one afternoon in November 1940, it triggers a suppressed desire to avenge his father’s murder and to...

Book | Updated Oct 18, 2015 | Reads: 31 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: Supernatural,Romance,Revenge,Vampire,Forbidden,Love,Historical,Fiction,Contract,Killer,Hitman,Legend,Double,Life,Japan,Tale,Swords,Fight,Slavic,Orphan


The Tailored Criminals

By Ensky  (booksie.com)

This is about gangsters and cops in the 1940's. A must read.

Short Story | Updated Dec 6, 2014 | Reads: 96 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: Gangster,1940,Nypd,Lapd,Murder,Mystery,Killings,Guns,Torture,Must,Read


An Incompatible Affair

By Jemigreen  (booksie.com)

Bonnie Miller and Jack Walters were meant to be together from the beginning. From the moment they laid eyes on one another in the local second hand book shop. But when faced with many obstacles, their love for one another is put to the test and having to fight for survival. Can their love...

Novel | Updated Jun 2, 2013 | Reads: 3 | Comments: 3 | Likes: 10
Tags: Romance,Old,1940,Disease,Illness,Childhood,Battle,Lovestory,Adulthood,Commitment


Man Of Manhattan

By A J Dowen  (booksie.com)

Coby Shanks appears to be an average American but deep down there is a bloody secret that very few know of, and the rest soon die shortly after finding out. A man of heartless devotion to a cold line of work with only one weakness... A showgirl of deadly beauty and the voice of a siren. But no...

Novel | Updated Oct 23, 2012 | Reads: 7 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Gangs,1940,Vampires,Death,Chapter,One,A,J,Dolan,Bar,Assassin,Contract,Thriller,Horror,Fangs,Novel


Manhattan Men

By Moo Shoo  (booksie.com)

Joe 'Joker' Maloni is his name, to lead a life of crime is his aim. Not his game yet, still needs to figure a way to get into the big leagues, wants to run with the likes of Al Capone. Yeah, sure, when he does that, a flock of pigs'll fly over head...

Novel | Updated Jun 29, 2012 | Reads: 1 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Introduction,One,Of,The,Guys,Manhattan,Men,Mafia,Gangster,Violence,Guns,Fights,Guy,Cigarette,Black,And,White,Old,Time,Novel

My White Room

By Jayswan  (booksie.com)

A man struggles for life and realises all the good thing within it.

Short Story | Updated Mar 11, 2012 | Reads: 9 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 3
Tags: Short,Story,Thriller,1950,1940,Mental,Institution,Dream.

Please Stop The War...

By Ellen Jones  (booksie.com)

The plea of a young boy in 1940 London, as his world falls apart around him, him just a lonely survivor of one of life's terrors.

Short Story | Updated Jan 1, 2012 | Reads: 4 | Comments: 3 | Likes: 2
Tags: World,War,Blitz,Child,Death,Bombing,London,1940


Summer Of '40

By Sunnydelight  (booksie.com)

~“To the world you may be just one person, but to one person you may be the world.”~ In the summer of 1940 Winnies parents moved her from the big city to some small town on the coast on North Carolina. While getting to know her new home for the next summer she starts...

Novel | Updated Jun 17, 2011 | Reads: 2 | Comments: 3 | Likes: 10
Tags: 1940,Love,Summer,Rich,Poor,Cotton,Candy,Music,Carnival,Ocean



By Dadio  (booksie.com)


Poetry | Updated Apr 17, 2010 | Reads: 3 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 2
Tags: Poem,New,York,1940,Women,Talk


Scene - Mirjana's Challenge

By Melli  (booksie.com)

The DuPree’s were the most glamorous couple in New York. They were insanely rich, irresistibly beautiful, most witty, and supremely popular. They had the two most lovely and enchanting daughters, Trista and Willow, and a mysterious son, Trey. But when their weekly “tea...

Novel | Updated Oct 31, 2009 | Reads: 2 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 2
Tags: Mystery,Challenge,Mirjanas,Adventure,Murder,Suspense,Scary,Action,1940,1940's,Past,History,Historical

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