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Whos is Wet Blanket Ron, from the acclaimed series? We find out here. Read More

Reads: 248

Comments: 8

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Who is Sebastian? Who are the Roy Orbison lookalikes at The Pig and Whistle? What make of car is the Hyperion? Read More

Reads: 251

Comments: 7

Shelves: 3

The Contently Deranged Travelers House

This mystery lady walks into my jazz records shop and seems to know a lot about jazz and I am smitten. But who is she and what does she want? Read More

Reads: 286

Comments: 5

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Dennis finds that poor communication skills brought about by ageing can lead to misunderstandings, but are there lessons that can be learned? Read More

Reads: 276

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

My brother Bradley disappears after we have been to see an interactive film. What has happened to him? And why is the bypass closed? Read More

Reads: 273

Comments: 10

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Twelve year olds are more defiant than they used to be.Do they learn their negotiating skills at school, Kylie Lamb's parents wonder, along with mendacity and cyber bullying. Read More

Reads: 306

Comments: 9

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

What is happening in the rugby community in Cornwall. Who can Bors Ryman trust? And who is Suzi Foxx? Read More

Reads: 222

Comments: 5

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

What is the significance of the flags that the mysterious neighbour flies in his garden? Why do all the people on the estate know so little about the occupant? Read More

Reads: 337

Comments: 6

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Had problems with your Computer lately? Don't worry you will. They don't last for ever. Read this humorous and apocalyptic take in this short story. Read More

Reads: 217

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Natalie's drab life is changed by an chance meeting with a knight in shining armour. But is he all he pretends to be? What lurks beneath? Read More
Home Health Nurse Hal Lindstrom is assigned Amish widower John Lapp. She offers to stay with his children while he is in the hospital. Fifteen year old Emma takes care of the household. Her two younger brothers are handling the dairy operation. Hal soon realizes that Emma suffers from depression.… Read More
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