Arranged-marriage stories, books, poems, and more

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Ella Frank's grandmother Loretta died. No one is exactly sure why--all people die eventually, right?--and to top it all off, Loretta has requested that Ella marries Ian Sparrow, the rich grandson of her best friend. As a disgruntled Ella tries to honor her grandmother's wish and get to know Ian,… Read More
An arranged marriage thrusts the lives of three royal teens into chaos. Viv wants to be the greatest wizard in all the lands, if only she could stop setting things on fire. Reggie is struggling to cope with what he is, trying to meet everyone's expectations, all while searching for… Read More
There is a fantasy world where husbands/fathers own their wives/children. In this world a girl fights to get out of an arranged marriage. The guy she is with has plans of his own. Can she find a way to get out of this trap? Read More
A short story about two strangers who meet up with the prospective of an arrange marriage. Read More
A young, unnamed girl faces the emotional and physical cruelty of an arranged marriage into the Indian culture and must face these hardships constantly, and all alone, as her parents use her to achieve their own goals of status.The story reveals the small things she does to cope and finally… Read More

Book / Romance

October 10, 2016

Sophia Vega woke up from a coma to find out that she had forgotten four years of her life. During those four years a lot has happened. She graduated from college, started a catering business, got married and is getting divorced. Read More
It is all about love... Read More

Book / Young Adult

March 21, 2016

Reads: 324

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Young Charlotte and her family have just been shuttled into a new city and a new way of life. They have left behind the days of starvation and living in filth, but with Charlottes' 16th birthday approaching fast, will they be able to accept these new changes? Read More

Book / Romance

January 14, 2016

Reads: 827

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Angelica has approached her eighteenth birthday and her parents are prepared to follow old traditions of marrying their daughter off to a stranger with only a certain amount of option from Angelica herself and a limited amount of time to try choose a suitor before her parents do it for… Read More

Reads: 17518

Comments: 268

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

~FINISHED~ A year after the death of Lily's dad, she finds out that he ha arranged her marriage. She's forced to honour his wishes, but it doesn't seem as hard as she might have thought... This is a re-write of my previous novel 'Is love real?' and I think it's… Read More

Book / Romance

August 28, 2010

Reads: 41503

Comments: 252

Shelves: 3

The Booksie Classic House

16 year old Kate Duncan had grown up with an drunk abusive dad all her life. Not telling anyone about it because she was scared of what her father might do to her or her mother - who also is abused. When Kate was born her father made an arrangement… Read More
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