The Fire Within - Heidi Cooper

Reads: 9119  | Likes: 9  | Shelves: 10  | Comments: 82

  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • Reddit
  • Pinterest
  • Invite

Status: Finished  |  Genre: Fantasy  |  House: Booksie Classic

Emilie was a young adolescent girl like any other. Growing up in a quiet suburban town with her parents as an only child her life seemed pretty normal. At first, she didn't think much of the dreams. Everyone had dreams. That was a typical occurrence during sleep. As she found out, it was anything but typical...

Table of Contents


Taking constructive criticism into account, this chapter has been edited and a few things have changed. Read Chapter

Chapter Ten

Chapter Ten       I didn’t sleep very well last night. It came in bits and pieces and I woke feeling lik... Read Chapter

Chapter Eleven

Chapter Eleven       Mum looked over at Dad while she was still mid-air.   He had t... Read Chapter

Chapter Twelve

Chapter Twelve     Dad took a deep breath and began. “Your mother was born in 1686 to Genevie... Read Chapter

Chapter Thirteen

Chapter Thirteen     I reeled in horror as the realisation hit me. That man was my Dad’s father, Tobias... Read Chapter

Chapter Fourteen

Not entirely sure why the italics came through as a larger font. Read Chapter

Chapter Fifteen

Chapter Fifteen   The alarm clock rang signalling that another morning had arrived. I put a spell on you was playi... Read Chapter

Chapter Sixteen

Chapter Sixteen     “Em…” The voice sounded disembodied. My vision was fuzzy at best; I could barely make out... Read Chapter

Chapter Seventeen

Chapter Seventeen     I suddenly felt a hand on my shoulder. I shrieked and spun around. Mum, Dad and Tobias were r... Read Chapter

Chapter Eighteen

Chapter Eighteen   Sleep came really quickly that night and I desperately hoped that I didn’t end up in that house… ... Read Chapter

Chapter Nineteen

Chapter Nineteen     The phone rang on my side table. I reached over to grab it, hit the green phone icon held it a... Read Chapter

Chapter Twenty

Chapter Twenty   Helena had been bound, but why, and by whom?   Mum and Dad were being incredibly sec... Read Chapter

Chapter Twenty One

Chapter Twenty One   I woke to the sound of my phone vibrating on my nightstand. I reached for it with my face still buried ... Read Chapter

Chapter Twenty Two

Chapter Twenty Two   The peaceful pitter-patter of raindrops on the rooftop woke me from my slumber. Hal... Read Chapter