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Streets: Road Kill

By Eddie C Morton  (booksie.com)

"Road Kill" is another chapter in the ongoing legend of Rose Houston, direct descendent of the Great Sam Houston, Father of Texas. It is a story of one families tragic loss of a child, of mindless bigotry and attempt to scapegoat and innocent man to vent mindless fury, of duty bound police...

Short Story | Updated Nov 12, 2014 | Reads: 48 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Streetcop,Police,Thug,Racist,Bigot,Work,Crime,Accident,Mexican,Singh,Immigrant,California,Conservative,Republican

hallieanna97

Misfits

By Hallieanna97  (booksie.com)

Meredith's summer starts with nothing but tragedies, until she is forced away from her hometown to a resort She thinks her summer is doomed to be terrible, that is until she meets the Misfits.

Novel | Updated Nov 4, 2014 | Reads: 21 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1
Tags: Young,Adult,Love,Life,Family,Summer,Romance,High,School,California

Excerpts From The Journal Of Earnest T. Carbuncle

By Sicparvismagna  (booksie.com)

Short excerpts from the journal of a young man, Earnest, during the California Gold Rush.

Short Story | Updated Oct 23, 2014 | Reads: 24 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: California,Gold,Rush,Historical,Fiction

My Summer With Grandma

By Kimberly Adams  (booksie.com)

Amanda's life is ruined when she is told she will spend the summer with her grandma in Iowa. That means church, gardening, cleaning the attic, and dominos. But after awhile, Amanda begins to realize the important things in life.

Novel | Updated Oct 15, 2014 | Reads: 26 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Christian,Church,God,Jesus,Summer,High,School,California,Gardening,Garden,Tornado,Sick,Strep,Throat,Friend,Internet,Death,Funeral,Bible,Grandma

jim_pack

The Tow Away Zone

By Jim Pack  (booksie.com)

Even famous movie stars do not receive preferential treatment when Lonny Crane is on the job. Number 24 in the Henry Luellen series of short fiction.

Short Story | Updated Oct 9, 2014 | Reads: 13 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Movie,Star,Branson,Missouri,Golf,Course,Hollywood,California,Billiards,Church,Atheist,Christian

followtheseadweller

Follow Me

By Followtheseadweller  (booksie.com)

When a Great White Shark washes up dead on a Californian beach with inexplicable wounds, questions soon follow. For a few days, the shark posthumously enjoys local and national limelight. After thorough investigations into the death of the beast yield nothing, the incident is soon forgotten and...

Novel | Updated Jul 28, 2014 | Reads: 8 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Beach,California,Dweller,Fantasy,Follow,Galapagos,Life,Love,Marine,Mavericks,Mermaid,Mermaids,Native,Ocean,Romance,Sea,Triangle,Tribe,Underwater,Water

Malibu

By Cookieprincess22  (booksie.com)

Cameron Oakbrook is new to Malibu, California. Originally, from Chicago, Il. She's a great looking girl who keeps attracting the attention of guys(and girls). She finds an old friend of hers and begins to feel emotions she hadn't felt in years. Confused and in the process of breaking down,...

Novel | Updated Jun 30, 2014 | Reads: 46 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 4
Tags: Malibu,California,Teen,Romance,Love,Weed

kevin11

PReSSuREd: ANotHeR HoOd SToRy PaRt I (MATURE READERS ONLY)

By Kevin11  (booksie.com)

For 18 year-old college bound Darwin Charles, West Oakland, California is without question, a sure death sentence. Licks (robberies) occur throughout the day, break-ins often happen within the outskirts of the city and shootouts against your own kind are never too far from reach; And all because...

Short Story | Updated Jun 26, 2014 | Reads: 102 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Action,Adventure,Class,Of,2014,Oakland,California,West,Pressured,Hood,African-american,Film,Script,Social,Commentary,Conceptual,Short,Movie,Sociopolitical

teri_saya

The Gringa Files

By Teri Saya  (booksie.com)

Moving from one culture to another can be exciting and confusing. Some of the differences can be strange and difficult to adjust to or can be very amusing. Here are the observations of a California woman who moves to the heart of Mexico. This is just to give you an idea as to what this book is...

Book | Updated Jun 26, 2014 | Reads: 8 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Mexico,California,Culture,Humor,Differences,Eye-opening,Teri,Saya

jettyfish_journal

The Hobo Superhighway

By Jettyfish Journal  (booksie.com)

The story of a man's thrilling bike ride through the streets of a California beach town. He follows the path of the beach bums who have carved out a trail across town that follows the straightest line possible.

Short Story | Updated Mar 10, 2014 | Reads: 6 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Surf,Literature,California,Fiction,Beach,Life,Surfing,Culture

It's Karma

By Starsanddust  (booksie.com)

A few months ago I went missing. My search parties were spread across California, but they never found me. Ariana, my sister, knew something was up—I couldn't have just disappeared. Then someone gave her clue. I was dead. Killed on the night of a huge beach party, which meant anyone...

Novel | Updated Feb 23, 2014 | Reads: 73 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 2
Tags: Mystery,Ariana,Justin,Secrets,School,Fantasy,Los,Angeles,Calabasas,California,Murder,Romance,Betrayal

hellotimelord

Jade

By Hellotimelord  (booksie.com)

jade is an ordinary English woman who finds herself swept up in a crazy adventure. there is no real way of knowing what happens next until you read it. join Jade, Vio, Candy, Calista and Charley in this thrilling sci-fi. it is full of emotion, you'll cry, laugh, be enraged, and everything in...

Novel | Updated Feb 19, 2014 | Reads: 54 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: Science,Fiction,Jade,Space,Adventure,Candy,Vio,Calista,Pandora,Pandoras,Box,Uk,England,California,Ca,2055

awdrea

After You

By Awdrea  (booksie.com)

You left. What disturbs me is the fact, you hid this from everyone, your family, your friends, from me. So many emotions clouded my mind and heart. I really questioned what I did and blamed myself when you ended it. You were happy, you were always happy, that gorgeous smile never left your face....

Novel | Updated Feb 8, 2014 | Reads: 97 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 1
Tags: After,You,Molly,Abel,Suicide,Depression,Camera,New,York,California,Love,Romance,Happy,Sad,Beginnings

Moments In The Darkness

By Moments In The Darkness  (booksie.com)

The real life story of a man who survived falling nine stories. Written from both his as well as from his wive's perspective.

Book | Updated Jan 27, 2014 | Reads: 71 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Life,And,Death,Near,Inspirational,Amputee,Spinal,Cord,Injury,Sci,Traumatic,Brain,Tbi,Trevor,Montgomery,Accident,Mine,Shaft,Amputation

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