The Curse

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Status: Finished  |  Genre: Historical Fiction  |  House: Booksie Classic


When young Callum Gravedon is sent to live with his Aunt Lucinda in Salem, Massachusetts he begins to learn about his family's dark past. He learns about the dreadful curse that was bestowed upon
them over one hundred years ago, and how his existence is tangled within it. With the help of sixteen-year-old Adeline Fitzpatrick, watch as Callum and her fight back against the dreadful curse.

Table of Contents

Prologue: Salem Massachusetts August 20th, 1685

Submitted: November 16, 2017

“The witching hour is upon us Alica, retrieve the young child from his mother and bring him forth for the ritual.” Said, my mother,... Read Chapter

Chapter One

Submitted: November 16, 2017

 My name is Callum Gravdon, I know it’s a silly name but I gotta live with it. I am sixteen years old, and I live in San Diego C... Read Chapter

Chapter Two

Submitted: November 16, 2017

The walk to the county library was long and terrible. By the time we got there, I was already out of breath. Adeline held back a laugh,... Read Chapter

Chapter Three

Submitted: November 16, 2017

The first few papers were about older witch hunts, that had happened in the late 15’ hundreds, it took me a good two hours to get to ... Read Chapter

Chapter Four

Submitted: November 16, 2017

July 5th, 1686     I stay hidden in the shadows of the Gravedon home, the screams from my former lady ring throu... Read Chapter

Chapter Five

Submitted: November 16, 2017

“Hey!” I yell as I take off into a sprint, before I could reach Lianna my surroundings change. I find myself back in the stone room... Read Chapter

Chapter Six

Submitted: November 19, 2017

  Bynx and his dad still have my necklace, I thought the ward would only take a day or two considering how small my necklace ... Read Chapter

Chapter Seven

Submitted: November 21, 2017

I watch as the boy sleeps in his comfortable bed, my daughter's amulet lays in his tight grip. A smirk blesses my face, he can’t see ... Read Chapter

Chapter Eight

Submitted: December 02, 2017

The next day I decide to meet Bynx at the museum, it took a lot of begging to convince my aunt that I was okay. She wasn’t too convin... Read Chapter

Chapter Nine

Submitted: December 14, 2017

 I watch silently from the threshold, the woman that is known as Katherine Gravedon play with her infant son’s tiny hands... Read Chapter

Chapter Ten

Submitted: January 16, 2018

Bynx, Alica, and I burst into the office of Bynx’s father, Bynx runs over to the desk and pulls the drawers open, moving the papers a... Read Chapter

Epilogue

Submitted: January 16, 2018

  It has been three months since the defeat of the witch Lianna Paine, young Callum Gravedon and Adeline FitzPatrick have lived th... Read Chapter

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