Left At The Crooked Pine

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Status: Finished  |  Genre: Romance  |  House: Booksie Classic
Bianca has always been quiet shy never having the courage to be the tom-boy her sister is. But she dreams of adventure. Then she finds adventure where she least expects it. Staying with a friend of the family in their countryside home she learns of a highway man terrorising local wealthy families. Her sense of mystery is intrigued and one night she decides to see if he will try and rob her. He does but he gets more then he was bargaining for. What lady questions her robber? This begins a strange secret relationship between the pair. But her dashing highway man has more secrets than just his identity. Will it turn into a disaster or the adventure of a life time?

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Left At The Crooked Pine

Submitted: June 12, 2010

Bianca has always been quiet shy never having the courage to be the tom-boy her sister is. But she dreams of adventure. Then she finds adventure where she least expects it. Staying with a friend of the family in their countryside home she learns of a highway man terrorising local wealthy families. Her sense of mystery is intrigued and one night she decides to see if he will try and rob her. He does but he gets more then he was bargaining for. What lady questions her robber? This begins a strange secret relationship between the pair. But her dashing highway man has more secrets than just his identity. Will it turn into a disaster or the adventure of a life time? Read Chapter

Chapter 2

Submitted: June 13, 2010

Chapter 2 The coach ride was boring, slow and cold now that the sun had set and Bianca pulled her cloak tighter around her bare ... Read Chapter

Chapter 3

Submitted: June 15, 2010

Chapter 3 All of the little travelling party was exhausted by the time it reached its destination of Lucas house. Juliana and Fr... Read Chapter

Chapter 4

Submitted: June 17, 2010

Chapter 4 Light and shadows flickered in front of her eyelids, making her see alternating glows of soft pinks and greys. Her hea... Read Chapter

Chapter 5

Submitted: June 26, 2010

Chapter 5 Bianca hobbled around Mitchell's small kitchen area, relaxed and happy despite three days captivity. The smell of fres... Read Chapter

Chapter 6

Submitted: June 30, 2010

Chapter 6 Bianca was startled awake by someone shaking her almost violently. She blinked up at Mitchell blearily. “What’... Read Chapter

Chapter 7

Submitted: July 10, 2010

Chapter 7 Ellis was the first one to speak, as they all stared at him in fascinated horror. “Prove it.” Bianca’s h... Read Chapter

Chapter 8

Submitted: July 10, 2010

Chapter 8 Bianca's eyes shot open and she made a very unladylike sputtering noise of both outrage and shock. Four pairs of inten... Read Chapter

Chapter 9

Submitted: July 15, 2010

Chapter 9 Frank and Ellis stood there smiling; Jonathan wore his customary frown at the moment. He was held back from the bed by... Read Chapter

Chapter 10

Submitted: July 17, 2010

Chapter 10 Bianca stood in front of her mirror hyperventilating. Juliana, Kate and Maddie stood behind her in a semi circle all ... Read Chapter

Chapter 11

Submitted: July 24, 2010

Chapter 11 Bianca stirred sleepily, burrowing her head against her warm, firm and extremely comfy pillow. She did not want to wa... Read Chapter

Chapter 12

Submitted: December 08, 2010

Chapter 12 Shivering violently Bianca curled up tighter on the hard straw mattress. The damp from the floor and walls had soaked... Read Chapter