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By Keithdaniels  (booksie.com)

Two former friends and would-be lovers struggle to reconnect after years of silence. The story is told from both points of view - a self-alienated teacher in the rural north and a science journalist caught up in the drug business.

Novel | Updated Nov 10, 2015 | Reads: 16 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1
Tags: Fiction,Love,Contemporary,Dark,Novel


The 16:06

By Chris Green  (booksie.com)

I catch the 16:06 from Paddington. I don't want to spend too much time travelling. But then .........

Short Story | Updated Oct 29, 2015 | Reads: 53 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 2
Tags: Mystery,Strange,Adventure,Contemporary,Time,Train


Just The Way It Is

By Chris Green  (booksie.com)

There has been a catastrophic accident in the air. Is this the cause of all the strange things that are occurring worldwide? Who might be to blame?

Short Story | Updated Oct 9, 2015 | Reads: 61 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 4
Tags: Contemporary,Crime,Cybercrime,Disaster,Dystopia,Mystery,Satire,Scifi,Unreliable,Narrator


Designer Monkey.

By Durlabh  (booksie.com)

Tale of a young monkey who by imitating human action gets a bonus in return.

Short Story | Updated Oct 2, 2015 | Reads: 21 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Homour,Young,Monkey,Contemporary,Tale.


The Syrian Virgin: A Young Woman's Journey From War In Syria To Love In New York (The Syrian Virgin Series) (Volume 1)

By Zack Love  (booksie.com)

Anissa is traumatized by the most brutal conflict of the 21st Century: the Syrian Civil War. In 2012, Islamists in Homs terrorize a Syrian-Christian community and destroy everything that a young woman holds dear. Narrowly escaping death, Anissa restarts her devastated life as a college student...

Novel | Updated Sep 14, 2015 | Reads: 14 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Fiction,Contemporary,Romance,Immigrant,Experience,Saga,Coming,Of,Age

So, You're Possessed!

By Sopossessed  (booksie.com)

Half story and half game, "So, You're Possessed!" is an interactive series where your choices impact the how the tale is told. As an unwitting accomplice to a displaced demon, help uncover the mysterious plot that brings a disparate bunch of supernatural beings together. Will you meet your...

Book | Updated Sep 5, 2015 | Reads: 8 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Contemporary,Fantasy,Urban,Choice


Catching False Perfection

By Janie Hay  (booksie.com)

You probably won't like me. Most people don't - at least those who know what I do for a living. So you probably won't like my story. Unless you're willing to explore my world; unless you're willing to accept that I can do what I do and still be smart, happy, and moral; unless you can stand...

Novel | Updated Aug 25, 2015 | Reads: 53 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 1
Tags: Romance,Erotica,Fiction,Story,Couples,Love,Contemporary,Erotic


Walking The Dog

By Chris Green  (booksie.com)

A short tale of a determined dog walker, a strange cat and a spaceship.

Short Story | Updated Jun 28, 2015 | Reads: 41 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 4
Tags: Mystery,Contemporary,Dog,Humour


The Continuing Story Of Wet Blanket Ron - Part Two

By Chris Green  (booksie.com)

This is a sequel to The Continuing Story Of Wet Blanket Ron posted a few months ago, but it is not necessary to read the other story first. Here Ron, who is still working for N Vision Inc telling people that bad things are going to happen to them before they do, sets off on a new series of...

Short Story | Updated Jun 23, 2015 | Reads: 0 | Comments: 4 | Likes: 5
Tags: Mystery,Adventure,Contemporary,Humour



By Xxsymphoniousxx  (booksie.com)

Exactly one year has passed since their bodies were discovered in the depths of the Brandywine and Benjamin still has yet to come to grips with the fateful night he lost both girls he loved most. Each passing moment serves as a daily challenge for Benjamin's constant struggle to survive his...

Novel | Updated Jun 12, 2015 | Reads: 5 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Mystery,Ya,Teen,Fiction,Realistic,Contemporary


By Minamoana  (booksie.com)

After 14 year old Maggie is attacked and left irreparably damaged her sister does all she can to ease her pain. Set in the north of England in a small and neglected council estate were the occupants live by laws of their own making.

Novel | Updated May 26, 2015 | Reads: 2 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Emotional,Contemporary,Fiction,Death,Adult,Drama,English


Taken Away

By Patricia Yager Delagrange  (booksie.com)

The FBI can’t find the two most important people in veterinarian Jessee Bradford’s life, his wife Serena and baby daughter Sofia, and the agents believe Serena abandoned Jessee with no intention of returning. But why would Serena kidnap Sofia and why can’t anyone find...

Book | Updated May 11, 2015 | Reads: 5 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Contemporary,Fiction,Romance,Abduction,Santa,Barbara,Veterinarian


Taken Away

By Ravenswoodpublishing  (booksie.com)

Jessee Bradford, a respected young veterinarian in Santa Barbara, California, comes home to find his wife Serena and baby daughter Sofia missing. Jessee fears they have been kidnapped or worse. The FBI investigators believe his wife, the only daughter of a wealthy philanthropist who never...

Book | Updated May 9, 2015 | Reads: 13 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: Suspense,Contemporary,Women's,Fiction,Romance,Thriller,Mystery,Action,Adventure,Crime,Abduction



By Guy Abeiku  (booksie.com)

Many years later, a king arose in Egypt to whom Joseph meant nothing (Exodus 1:8). By inference, the pan-african contribution of black states to the fight against apartheid in South Africa means nothing to the perpetrators of the recent xenophobic attacks! That is an absolutely low...

Article | Updated Apr 23, 2015 | Reads: 3 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Contemporary,Black,Youth,Learn,Live,Pan-african,History



By Alanamcdermott  (booksie.com)

Inspired by Juliet's wall of letters in Verona, Italy.

Miscellaneous | Updated Apr 9, 2015 | Reads: 12 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Fiction,Literature,Contemporary,Poetry,Prose

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