Broken Vision

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Status: Finished  |  Genre: Young Adult  |  House: Booksie Classic

Sometimes in life, things don't go according to plan. Fate has a cruel way of luring its victims into a false sense of security then suddenly slapping something out of their control in their path and changing everything.
Amelia Brookes had it all planned. She'd fall in love with the perfect guy, love him in every way she could, and eventually get married and have a few kids. But her plans were torn up and thrown away when Jake abducted and raped her.
She's left not knowing how to react, how to protect the ones she loves, not having a choice but to go forward and face what lies ahead.
Only, she can't move on. Jacob slowly begins opening up to her, forcing her to relive the abuse over and over, before being slung into a situation no teenage girl should have to face.
Caught up in a feud between two rival -and extremely dangerous- gangs, Amelia has to identify her enemies and her allies.

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Broken Vision

Submitted: December 27, 2011

Amelia Brooke had always been different but when she is kidnapped and raped, she becomes far more distanced from reality than she had ever imagined. She tries to cover it all up, pretend it never happened, but then her kidnapper Jake returns, Amelia doesn't know where her heart truly lies. Read Chapter

Submitted: December 29, 2011

I had always loved the sky. It was open and free, a never ending deep blue, concealing the secrets of the universe. Ever since I was a ch... Read Chapter

Submitted: January 01, 2012

Jake pulled in behind the old barn, it was dark but he kept his headlights off, that way no one would see us. He opened his door and slid... Read Chapter

Submitted: January 09, 2012

"What about this one?" Beth pointed to a low cut top across the aisle from us. I raised my brow, studying the garment prudishly, knowing ... Read Chapter

Submitted: January 19, 2012

With each passing minute my heart thumped against my ribs quicker than the last. Time was passing quickly. The sun had set a half hour ag... Read Chapter

Submitted: January 25, 2012

  Jake led me straight to the bedroom. I didn't have the time to look around. He switched the lights on in his room. I glanced a... Read Chapter

Submitted: February 05, 2012

Time. Time is an endless void. The tiny grains of sand continue to dribble through the glass funnel. The clock keeps ticking. Lives go on... Read Chapter

Submitted: April 12, 2013

  ***Note*** By request, I am going to try very very hard to make this chapter longer. Which will be tough as my mind is rac... Read Chapter

Submitted: February 25, 2012

  ***Note*** I quite like leaving notes, I'm going to keep writing them :) I'm going to try and make this chapter as long as... Read Chapter

Submitted: March 18, 2012

  ***Note*** I've got serious writers block at the moment so I am deeply sorry if this chapter is rubbish. This is going to ... Read Chapter

Submitted: April 05, 2012

  ***Note**** I know a lot of you have been asking questions about the characters and mostly about Jacob's DID and I hope I'... Read Chapter

Submitted: June 10, 2012

  Jake's POV   The early May air turned cold and bitter, the sky above us swirling with threatening grey clouds, my... Read Chapter

Submitted: June 24, 2012

  **Note** I am actually ashamed of the length of the last chapter. I promised -earlier on in the novel- that I would make e... Read Chapter

Submitted: July 18, 2012

    Jake's POV   Funny how staring at the same two words for a length of time causes the words to lose mea... Read Chapter

Submitted: August 02, 2012

  My fingers enclosed around the corner of my pillow, pulling it under my chin, snuggling down against the soft cotton. It must ... Read Chapter

Submitted: August 26, 2012

  Two years later...   Jake's POV   "And there's twenty units in there?" Max asked, nudging the steel ... Read Chapter

Submitted: September 04, 2012

    ***Note*** Warning: This chapter is a bit graphic. Brace yourselves.     Amelia's POV ... Read Chapter

Submitted: September 12, 2012

  Ryan's POV   I glanced down at the girl in my arms, her reddened cheeks glistened with a drying a coat of tears, ... Read Chapter

Submitted: September 24, 2012

  Jake's POV   In one swing of a door; my whole world came crumbling down. I stood motionless at the sight before m... Read Chapter

Submitted: October 04, 2012

  Amelia's POV   Summer had been my favourite season since I was young. There was something magical about the effec... Read Chapter

Submitted: October 19, 2012

  Jacob's POV     It was a typically bright summers day, something that was becoming more uncommon with ev... Read Chapter

Submitted: November 02, 2012

  Amelia's POV   The darkness of the night had seeped through the door of my home, splashing its black liquid up th... Read Chapter

Submitted: November 24, 2012

Jake's POV It had only been minutes since the girl had left my arms. Within the dragging seconds, the house fell completely silent; t... Read Chapter

Submitted: December 06, 2012

  Jake's POV   I tapped my foot impatiently on the varnished floorboards, there was no direct rhythm or melody, jus... Read Chapter

Submitted: December 29, 2012

  The colour had seeped from the fabric of life. The burning orange of the rising sun had cooled into a sombre grey, a smudged e... Read Chapter