Southern Conquest

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Status: Finished  |  Genre: Historical Fiction  |  House: Booksie Classic
They say southern gentility is the heart of the American South. Unfortunately that's not the case in Southern Conquest. Behind the Spanish Moss trees, grand mansions and tea sipping conversations lie deceit, lies, sex and murder. Reviews and constructive criticism is welcome.

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Something Smells

Submitted: July 15, 2017

 It’s June 1947 and the heat is on for Angelcrest, South Carolina. The tall pine trees are harmonizing with the soft yet harsh bre... Read Chapter

What To Feel

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On the east side of Angelcrest Francine is in her one bedroom apartment looking in a photo album. It has pictures of her and Titus togeth... Read Chapter

Knocking On Childhood's Door

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 Magnolia arrives at the Harmonica Dock Train Station three days later. She grabs her luggage and makes her way off the train. She d... Read Chapter

Stupidity Doesn't Beget Wisdom

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 Magnolia is sitting in Mr. Garson’s office looking at him with severe distrust. After a while of silence Mr. Garson clears his th... Read Chapter

Big Mistake

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 The following morning at the Silverston mansion Adelaide has just finished dressing. She has on a white pants suit with a black but... Read Chapter

I'll Handle Them

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Once Magnolia is back into the mingling area she is approached by Adelaide.    “That was marvelous dear I’m so prou... Read Chapter

You've Just Entered The Lion's Den

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Rika and Blanche stare each other down with opposing looks. Rika’s says victory while Blanche’s scream fury and jealousy.   ... Read Chapter

Letting Your Guard Down

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 It’s early Saturday morning and the Graves estate is quiet with the exception of two of its occupants. Scarlet is standing at the... Read Chapter

A Taurus's Revenge

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A month passes and Titus, Francine and his two eldest children are on vacation. Knowing of this annual trip for nineteen years Adelaide d... Read Chapter

I'm Not Playing With You Boy

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Huey eyes the four Caucasian teenagers suspiciously.    “Could you four gentlemen would be so kind could you leave us... Read Chapter

Western Appalachian Lies

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Huey eyes the four Caucasian teenagers suspiciously.    “Could you four gentlemen would be so kind could you leave us... Read Chapter

Trust In Me Baby

Submitted: July 15, 2017

 Adelaide looks at the man at the table tearfully. He has fair skin with a scar across his left cheek. His black hair is parted in a... Read Chapter