Daughters Of The Locust

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Status: Finished  |  Genre: Historical Fiction  |  House: Booksie Classic
With a history dating back from before the fall of Rome, The Daughters Of The Locust are a school of assassins that bring in young girls to train them to be the most ruthless people alive. All goes well for the Daughters until they find a girl with a blacker heart than any before her.

Her only rule is to survive.

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Submitted: June 28, 2017

I have updated the story so that the writing was in more modern English. Read Chapter

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Submitted: June 28, 2017

Foundling Hall was aptly dubbed, but regardless of what their father's background, most of the girls had been born in huts or tents, so... Read Chapter

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Submitted: June 29, 2017

Seven Years Later They had lost three more girls out of their ranks. One by miscalculation of a hit and her throat was crushed. ... Read Chapter

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Submitted: June 29, 2017

Life had trained Arabella to be a light sleeper, so she woke when the man snuck out of her bed, dressed, and let himself out. Releasing... Read Chapter

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Submitted: June 30, 2017

Holding a sack of her new belongings, Arabella stared at the castle. It was not near as grand as she had been expecting. It was ... Read Chapter

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Submitted: June 30, 2017

There rose a lake not far from the back of castle wall, and Arabella walked to it, her hunger for solitude roaring into starvation.&... Read Chapter

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Submitted: July 04, 2017

In his bath, Jocelin sat, steam curling off the water. He heard a noise behind him. "Get out!" He barked. When he heard the susurrations ... Read Chapter

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Submitted: July 04, 2017

In the gloom of the eventide, Arabella walked up the gravel path to Foundling Hall, her fingers tracing over the cloth that wrapped her... Read Chapter

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Submitted: July 05, 2017

Winter came and with it a fine dusting of snow. The caravan was contenting themselves that it was not worse. It was not uncommon for th... Read Chapter

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Submitted: July 05, 2017

At the eve of next full moon, the wedding arrived. Nearly everyone else celebrated, while the bride and groom seemed much more reserved... Read Chapter

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Submitted: July 07, 2017

And so, for a time a new routine arose as agitation at Vost rose to a near fever pitch. In the day, she had been forced to give ... Read Chapter

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Submitted: July 08, 2017

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