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Book / Mystery and Crime

December 31, 1969

Reads: 371

Comments: 1

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A quirky, English - Edmund Crispin-style - detective story set in the mid-1930s. Read More

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Short Story / Horror

December 31, 1969

Reads: 439

Comments: 2

Likes: 5

Shelves: 2

Sam lost her mother to cancer. At a young age was left with a question is there life after death? She hears a soft lullaby being sung by her mother. Read More

Featured Review by Criss Sole

"Very sweet how the mother was still trying to save her daughter long after her own death. Very spooky, but glad it had a good ending. Great ..." Read More

A reunion of a different proportion. History, news and science.tell of a future retold through the reunions of giants. Read More

Book / Historical Fiction

June 15, 2019

Reads: 378

Comments: 3

Shelves: 2

The popular figure of King Arthur and his knights in shining armor, performing acts of chivalry, is far from the truth. Arthur was the sixth-century general (real name: Aurelius Ambrosius) whose troops were mainly cavalry, disciplined like Roman soldiers. He harassed the Saxons, and his successes halted their advance for… Read More

Featured Review by Penny Woolcott

"The author is very detailed in his descriptions. Following the group, as they explore the cave, one can almost believe one is there with them." Read More

Book / Historical Fiction

June 14, 2019

Reads: 41

Book / Historical Fiction

June 14, 2019

Reads: 81

First chapter of a historical novel that centers around President Warren Harding's affair with Nan Britton, and her struggle to support their love child. The p.o.v. character in this chapter is a black woman passing as white, a theme heavily influenced by the Harlem Renaissance literature I've been consuming. Read More

Book / Historical Fiction

June 14, 2019

Reads: 44

Chapter 1

Book / Historical Fiction

June 14, 2019

Reads: 51

Book / Historical Fiction

June 14, 2019

Reads: 101

Comments: 6

Shelves: 2

'Avast ye there, you scurvy dogs! this be a briny tale indeed, of pirating and adventure on the high seas. So break out the rum and come sail with me, on a sea of high adventure. There be plunder to be had and plenty of cutthroat action. So start reading… Read More

Book / Historical Fiction

June 14, 2019

Reads: 37

Book / Historical Fiction

June 13, 2019

Reads: 52

It was a story of happenings in my country. Read More

Book / Historical Fiction

June 12, 2019

Reads: 338

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

What if history tells of the indigenous people of North American successfully preventing the advance of European settlers? They would not have been confined to Reservations or treated as second class citizens. This is a story of the Battle of Little Bighorn and the alternative events that follow. Read More

Featured Review by Jolan T. Hildebrandt

"I really liked this it was simple and easy to read, most of all it felt organic. And it just flowed nicely" Read More

Book / Historical Fiction

June 11, 2019

Reads: 76

Chapter 1

Book / Historical Fiction

June 11, 2019

Reads: 53

Book / Historical Fiction

June 10, 2019

Reads: 57

Book / Historical Fiction

June 10, 2019

Reads: 52

Book / Historical Fiction

June 09, 2019

Reads: 43

Book / Historical Fiction

June 09, 2019

Reads: 40

Chapter 10

Book / Historical Fiction

June 06, 2019

Reads: 477

Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

A youth, wandering the mountains of Snowdonia, only speaks Welsh. Where does he come from, and who is Lord Idwal? Read More

Featured Review by Srchaud

"There is an old english style to way you write. Either that or I am terrible with words. I felt like I was reading a tale found in medievil euro..." Read More

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Book / Historical Fiction

June 05, 2019

Reads: 812

Comments: 4

Shelves: 4

Wilhelm's life is crumbling around him. Born and raised in a prominent Nazi family, he swore to fight and die for the Fatherland. But Wilhelm has no idea what will happen now that the Allies have succeeded in capturing Berlin and ending WW2. While they might have ended the war,… Read More

Book / Historical Fiction

June 04, 2019

Reads: 38

Poem / Historical Fiction

June 04, 2019

Reads: 28

I wanted to express my thoughts about this historial event that everybody in the world should know, reading the suffering for those humans like me, i just felt it as it was one of my relatives or even me, the uncertainty in the road was long and it seems like… Read More
A story from the point of view of a savage fish protecting his young. Read More

Book / Historical Fiction

June 03, 2019

Reads: 86

Reader's Favorite Review: “...a captivating mixture of adventure, murder, lust, and romance.” “...a fascinating story, set against a background that is realistic...” “...historically accurate events are cleverly intermingled with fiction.” “...merits its five stars.” 1872. When virginal Jenny Crispin is dumped at the altar by a chauvinistic cad, she does… Read More

Book / Historical Fiction

June 02, 2019

Reads: 58

Book / Historical Fiction

June 01, 2019

Reads: 33

Book / Historical Fiction

May 30, 2019

Reads: 18

Book / Historical Fiction

May 30, 2019

Reads: 58

Book / Historical Fiction

May 29, 2019

Reads: 120

Tressy regretted the words as soon as they left her mouth--but nothing could take them back. Follow a couple's journey from betrayal to forced civility to atonement and forgiveness. Set before and during the Great Depression, The Blessing Tree is a tale of what makes us fragile, what makes us… Read More
The story is about the political and social scenario about Pakistan. The grievances still exist because the justice and equality isn't entertained. Read More

Chapter 1

Book / Historical Fiction

May 27, 2019

Reads: 94

Book / Historical Fiction

May 27, 2019

Reads: 89

When a hurricane threatens the only home she has ever known, a girl and her grandmother must work together to save what they can. They are alone on the island for weeks waiting on the girl’s father and his men to return. The aftermath of the storm forces the girl… Read More

Chapter 1

Book / Historical Fiction

May 26, 2019

Reads: 11

Book / Historical Fiction

May 26, 2019

Reads: 48

Chapter 1

Book / Historical Fiction

May 25, 2019

Reads: 69