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A Toothless Act

By Matill  (booksie.com)

Another piece for my African American Lit class, this one focusing on the act that abolished the slave trade in Britain in 1807. The Act was "toothless" in many respects because slavery was still allowed and slavers found many ways to circumvent the restriction on trading.

Short Story | Updated Apr 17, 2014 | Reads: 11 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: Historical,Fiction,Slavery,Britain,Trade,Pirates

ceaura

Pirates Of The Caribbean ; Story Of No Lies

By Ceaura  (booksie.com)

It is not long after Blackbeard's death and her daughter is back up and ready to kill. This time her objective is not life, it is death, in fact she is out to kill Jack Sparrow himself, though Angelica has learned from her past experiences with him, and believed she is ready this time. But Jack...

Novel | Updated Mar 16, 2014 | Reads: 9 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 1
Tags: Pirates,Of,The,Caribbean,Jack,Sparrow,Angelica,Teach,Penelope,Cruz,Johnny,Depp

aj_fate

Ruby Mermaid

By Aj Fate  (booksie.com)

Legend tells of a mermaid with a red tail a mermaid that can bring back the dead. After Daniels sister falls ill and dies he decides to seek out the mermaid. But another seeks it as well wishing to kill it and take its rare red scales in this story Daniel faces many challenges in his struggle to...

Novel | Updated Mar 2, 2014 | Reads: 11 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 1
Tags: Sad,Mermaid,Adventure,Fantasy,Legend,Mermaidhunter,Love,Lose,Pirates

leigh2015

Im After You By L.C Ohare

By Leigh2015  (booksie.com)

They were all in over their heads, the lot of them.

Short Story | Updated Jan 8, 2014 | Reads: 18 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Action,Adventure,Heroism,Pirates,Treasure

jack_sterling

The Infamy (part 1/3)

By Jack Sterling  (booksie.com)

Nathan Morgan longs to live a life of adventure at sea, but the loss of his values and the fury he maintains buried inside will lead him on a darker path. A short story in 3 parts.

Short Story | Updated Dec 2, 2013 | Reads: 7 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Pirates,Adventure,Nassau,Life,At,Sea,Navy,Ship,Warfare,Battle

Dead In The Water

By Logan Hathaway  (booksie.com)

Lieutenant Warren Kane is out for revenge against the imfamous pirate, Blackbeard. The ship is under attack, and Warren knows that this is the moment that he has been waiting for.

Short Story | Updated Nov 4, 2013 | Reads: 82 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 1
Tags: Pirates,Blackbeard,Historical,Fiction,Implied,Homosexuality

ENERGY PIRATES !!

By Mr Watson  (booksie.com)

The rising cost of energy

Poetry | Updated Oct 28, 2013 | Reads: 22 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 2
Tags: Energy,Electric,Gas,Fuel,Poverty,Feelings,Thoughts,Rip-off, Pirates

yuukok_

As Time Goes - The Adventures Of Yuzuko To Halloween Town

By Yuukok  (booksie.com)

Yuzuko Kanoe, a young 13 year old who's life became miserable after best friend Nadeshiko was hospitalised. Suddenly she met in an accident then she dies. When she woke up, she found out that she became a zombie. Yuzuko along with her new found friends Isis, the mummy princess and Gonner, the...

Novel | Updated Oct 11, 2013 | Reads: 9 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Japanese,Death,Zombie,Teenagers,Mummy,Pirates,Romance,Adventure,Fantasy,Supernatural

uros

Pink Whale Adventure

By Uros  (booksie.com)

Short children story about two siblings, who with the help of a giant pink whale embark on a pirate island adventure. It is a great story full of vivid imagery and simple words, it's a great way to curb your child's imagination. The pictures are simple and tend to capture the children's way...

Book | Updated Oct 8, 2013 | Reads: 1 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 1
Tags: Children's,Ages,3-8,Years,Adventure,Holidays,Pirates

Rider Of The Brig

By Riderofthebrig  (booksie.com)

A young girl, living on the streets in the time when piracy was a way of life. This is a story of her life and adventures on land and on sea.

Novel | Updated Sep 26, 2013 | Reads: 7 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1
Tags: Pirates

jeff_tully

Prisoner One And Prisoner Two

By Jeff Tully  (booksie.com)

The story of a lonely prisoner of twenty years destined to die alone in an 18th century dungeon cell. The prisoner finds a new zeal for life when he learns that he will be receiving a new cellmate in a month's time. He instantly embarks on a self-appointed mission to prepare the spiffiest...

Short Story | Updated Sep 11, 2013 | Reads: 29 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 1
Tags: Pirates,Comedy,Dry,Humor,Torture,Dungeons,Escape,Prison

imagination4

The Friends Three

By Imagination4  (booksie.com)

A girl of 14 wakes up on a random beach and remembers nothing but an amazing ship. This is her story of friendship and adventure.

Novel | Updated Sep 10, 2013 | Reads: 22 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 4
Tags: Girl,Animal,Friend,Pirates,Jungle,Bananas,Beach,Forget,Remember

awaisabid22

The Dertus Hunt

By Awaisabid22  (booksie.com)

This is a story of a crew of treasure hunters which is attacked by a great big sea animal. The adventure begins when they find their friends on another ship and go on a treasure hunt. The fight an enormous battle with pirates, survive a storm and reach the island. But they didn't know what the...

Novel | Updated Aug 3, 2013 | Reads: 5 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Hunt,Treasure,Discovery,Battle,Suspense,Sea,Legend,Adventure,Fight,Animal,Storm,Survive,Water,Ocean,Map,Ship,Pirates,Hunters,Lady

My Brave Girl

By Cjthrush  (booksie.com)

Sword Maestro Thurio DiCesare finds himself, his very pregnant wife and this invalid mother fleeing from Barbary Corsairs raiding the Italian coast. Can they make it in time?

Short Story | Updated Aug 1, 2013 | Reads: 54 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 2
Tags: Pirates,Swords,Tall,Ships,Battle

and_momo_was_loco

Journeys: A Saga- The Travels Of Maris Varroue

By And Momo Was Loco  (booksie.com)

Sixteen-year-old Maris Varroue has lived in Cheul all her life and has never ventured off to other places. After learning of her arranged marriage, Maris questions life and if she'll be forever stuck in Cheul. However, after discovering a mysterious amulet and a run-in with two pirates, Maris'...

Novel | Updated Jul 18, 2013 | Reads: 7 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 1
Tags: Fantasy,Magic,Travel,Adventure,Pirates

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