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wouldbejane

The River Maiden

By Wouldbejane  (booksie.com)

Celtic legends collide with modern sensibilities and style in this contemporary gothic tale. Sarah MacAlpin has always felt like an outsider. Raised by her Scottish grandmother deep in the Blue Ridge Mountains, Sarah grew up with one foot in the old world and one foot in the new world. Her...

Novel | Updated Aug 8, 2014 | Reads: 3 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Celtic,Folklore,Scotland,Scottish,Appalachia,Legend,Moonshine,Chapel,Hill,Tarheel,Scot,Folksong

The River Maiden

By Wouldbejane  (booksie.com)

Celtic legends blend with modern sensibilities and style in this romantic thriller. Sarah MacAlpin has always felt like an outsider. Raised by her Scottish grandmother deep in the Blue Ridge Mountains, Sarah grew up with one foot in the old world and one foot in the new world. Her childhood...

Book | Updated Aug 8, 2014 | Reads: 0 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Celtic,Folklore,Scotland,Scottish,Appalachia,Legend,Moonshine,Chapel,Hill,Tarheel,Scot,Folksong

Scot Story

By Chelsea Barbieri  (booksie.com)

I am in the process of writing a story about an English lady, captured by a Scottish clansmen in the 16ht century and the events that follow

Novel | Updated Aug 1, 2014 | Reads: 6 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Romance,History,Scotland,England,Fiction,Action,Adventure

jo_jackson

Fairholm

By Jo Jackson  (booksie.com)

Fairholm, meaning a beautiful island, was the name given to the estate of the Murray family, it bordered and contained Loch Socair and ran to the mountains 10 miles away. They had lived there for as long as anyone could remember, the local records went back 300 hundred years and the...

Novel | Updated Jul 27, 2014 | Reads: 6 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Romance,Scotland,Historical,Legend

mjrichardso0

Fat

By Mjrichardso0  (booksie.com)

Helen is a morbidly obese nurse travelling home on a Glasgow bus one night, when she is mocked by some local youths. Whereas some people might be spurred into a fad diet or exercise regime, Helen has the know-how to take things to the next level...

Short Story | Updated May 5, 2014 | Reads: 86 | Comments: 11 | Likes: 17
Tags: Fat,Scotland,Glasgow,Obese,Slimming,Operation,Funny,Death,Surgery,Funeral,Doctor,Nurse,Neds

moseleyshoals

The Cat With The Golden Gun

By Moseleyshoals  (booksie.com)

Basically, an absolute psychopath who has an unhealthy obsession with James Bond movies, buys two cats and tries to remake the end scene of the movie, The Man with the Golden Gun. It's an absolutely ridiculous story with Scottish humor but give it a bash please. You might just like it.

Short Story | Updated Mar 20, 2014 | Reads: 64 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 2
Tags: Scottish,Humor,Funny,Scotland,Cats,007,James,Bond,Psychopathic,Depressing,Crazy,Dog,Gory

catyfaith

Thief Of Blackcombe Ridge

By Catyfaith  (booksie.com)

When Elspeth Carter's parents die in a carriage accident, she is sent, along with her governess, to live with her uncle in Scotland. A night after she arrives, valuable items begin to disappear from the place. Who keeps stealing these things?

Novel | Updated Mar 13, 2014 | Reads: 14 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 1
Tags: Historical,Fiction,Mystery,Scotland,Adventure,1815,Regency Era

jholmes

The Dream Man Of My Fantasies

By Jholmes  (booksie.com)

In the darkness of night, Jolene Conner, wakes from the horrible nightmares that she's experiencing. She sees a young woman, identical to herself, being murdered. The culprit maybe recognizable to the woman, but Jolene, herself, knows nothing of who this murderous stranger could be. The only...

Book | Updated Feb 8, 2014 | Reads: 15 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Nightmares,Murder,Mysteries,Fantasy,Shape-shifters,Werelions,Men,Scotland,Women,Centuries,Paranormal,Romance

storytime56

No, Thank You.

By Storytime56  (booksie.com)

A story of leaving behind an unfulfilling university life, in order to find oneself properly.

Short Story | Updated Jan 18, 2014 | Reads: 25 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Travel,Adventure,Society,University,Scotland,Life

heyyitsnick

Imagination Infinite

By Heyyitsnick  (booksie.com)

A sweet girl from New Zealand and her story of lonliness until everything changes.

Novel | Updated Dec 9, 2013 | Reads: 22 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 1
Tags: I,Can,Relate,Just,A,Gamer,Girl,Realism,Art,Gaming,Scotland,Sadness,Loneliness

Changes

By Kaelinjett  (booksie.com)

Amelia feels lost until she encounters a huge change that changes her life forever.

Book | Updated Oct 22, 2013 | Reads: 14 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Mermaid,Scotland,England,Uk,United,Kingdom,Fiction,Shark,Ocean,Love,Prince,Titanic

juggernaut

My List Of Wishful Thinking

By Juggernaut  (booksie.com)

An incomplete list on my wishful thinking.

Script | Updated Sep 22, 2013 | Reads: 38 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1
Tags: Korea,Northern,Ireland,Scotland,Wales,Mecca,Jerusalem,Banaras,India,China,America,Falkland,Islands,Kurds,Monarchy,Milatary,Bases,Wmd,Atomic

Rock And Sausage Roll

By Tyler Vegas  (booksie.com)

Everyone looks at life in the music industry as glamorous and exciting. That may be the case for the A-list celebrities but what about the hard working independent musicians? Here is a detailed biography from one of the UK's top independent Music Managers. All names have been changed for...

Novel | Updated Aug 11, 2013 | Reads: 13 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1
Tags: Music,Biography,Funny,Comedy,Scotland,Britain,Festival,Fact,True

silver_84

The Manor On Falkner Hill

By Silver 84  (booksie.com)

This is a novel I've been 'thinking on' for a few months. Most of it has changed, in fact, only the characters and location and name of the house has stayed the same. It was inspired at around midnight tonight, I was thinking about 'Dark Shadows' and I just really wanted to capture that...

Novel | Updated Aug 6, 2013 | Reads: 50 | Comments: 5 | Likes: 9
Tags: Horror,Manor,Falkner,Hill,Ocean,Scotland,Eighteen,Sixty,One,Fog,Clouds,Darkness

silver_84

The Church From Hell

By Silver 84  (booksie.com)

The next installment of the inspector James series, rush delivery for Km2's contest! Enjoy!

Novel | Updated Jul 1, 2013 | Reads: 13 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 3
Tags: Mystery,James,Markos,Scotland,Crime,Contest,Ginger

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