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The Booksie Classic House

Meet Matt. He's complicated. He's obstinate. He's sweary. Join him and his friends on their journey through the ups and downs of life. Read More

Tags: love, family, fiction, life

Book / Fantasy

April 18, 2018

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Comments: 230

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The Booksie Classic House

IGSFA is another world where the peoples have different powers, depending on their race. Modern day technology is used by the richer countries The crown prince of Fire watches his father die, as his father kills the shadow. A half decade later, a young princess and her… Read More
Gujrals are NRI for past 30 years & have returned for a brief period. Once thick neighbours, Gujrals & Saxena's are hesitating to bond post recent business problems in joint venture later scrapped as unexplained misunderstandings. Both families are unaware that the problems, misunderstandings, strained… Read More

Book / Romance

April 18, 2018

Reads: 100

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Where do you go when love is not enough? Where do you go when money is not enough? Where do you go when sex is not enough? Where do you go when you are not enough? Where do you go when nothing is enough? Tj Evans a.k.a… Read More
This is my New and hopefully improved version of "Moving On UP! Unfortunate Events". You will continue to see the same mystery and murder in the life of Danielle Louise Backworth and the life of her family. I am going to continue to script it and i have changed to… Read More

Poem / Poetry

April 16, 2018

Reads: 18

Comments: 2

Shelves: 3

The Booksie Classic House

There's no going back to the old days. Read More
A short story about broken families, childhood memories, and bitter truths, 'The Beach House' explores the thin line between nostalgia and denialism. It tells the story of a family faced with the possibility of a dark and terrible secret, the very thought of which fractures them beyond repair. Told… Read More

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Comments: 4

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The Booksie Classic House

Brooke Schaeffer is a 15 year-old girl whose life is shattered by sudden tragedy. After a car accident takes the lives of mother and twin brother, she is sent to live with the father she never knew she had. At his ranch in Wyoming, miles from her Lancaster, Pennsylvania… Read More
Petch is devastated after her family's divorce. She fears that the people around her may not be permanent as she thought they were. Now, it's up to Ploy, Petch's sister, to convince her otherwise. Read More

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Comments: 3

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The Booksie Classic House

It came in with the cat a fortnight ago last Tuesday. I was holding the back door open for Tiggy when in it darted. I couldn't get rid of it. It made itself well and truly at home. It seemed to consider itself the new household pet. I wouldn't… Read More
The story about my interactions with my dying mother. Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

The story is a work of fiction and may not seem real at all. Read More
Help me, merciful God Almighty I don’t want to lose Faith in thee. Read More
This story is about a girl named Ana Braham living in Russia in the early 1900s. She and her family make the heart wrenching decision to uproot their lives and sail to America. This book tells Ana's adventure traveling to the Promised Land. Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

This story is about a knight who battles a dragon. I'm open to critique, and would love to hear feedback! Read More
Disclaimer: Whether you choose to fully believe what you read or not, it's entirely up to you. I'm just a writer whose pieces are based on personal experiences and thoughts that cross my mind. You can never guess whether it is truth or fiction. Read More
A promise is a big word. It either makes something or... It breaks everything." This is a typical father son story. The son a young and bubbling musician, determined to pave a path for himself. The father hiding his sorrow of losing his son and playing the… Read More

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Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

The transgender mother obsessed with her son takes him for herself by any means necessary. Read More
A story about my greatest mistake, listening to my father Read More

Book / Romance

April 04, 2018

Reads: 49

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Esther the almost innocent girl in high school. Carter, the not so innocent boy in high school. The two doesn't get along well, but when they're paired up in P. E. class as a team for warm up they must find a way to work together because doing sit… Read More
Zach Rivers is a laid back twenty year old. He loves partying and hanging out with his friends. He has a great girlfriend who he has been dating comfortably for about a year. But one night at a party, Zach discovers something that he was in no way ready… Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

Yentl Yehudah, caring and courageous adolescent, may receive her wish in the worst way. Read More

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"This is a stunning story, I'm breathless! I was so caught up in her family frustrations, the inequality, her controlled way of life and her reb..." Read More

Short Story / Fantasy

March 21, 2018

Reads: 22

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Gwendolen was a young little girl of 9 years. She was tough and sporty. One day she just disappeared. Read More
A crusty therapist confronts a family with something to hide Read More

Tags: family, drugs, grief

Welcome to the year 5684, the world has fallen to chaos. Countries have divided into war mongering factions hell bent on destroying each other. Humanity is looking to wipe itself out, among their arsenal for destroying each other, as they have run out of nukes, are the war beasts.… Read More
On the series finale of The Donahues, Ryan & Green Museum travel to Chicago for the Bloodfist Battle For The Soul of American Metal, Jacob and Renzi are sent on an important mission to police the Taliban, and Kimberly tries to find dates after her divorce with Luke is… Read More

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Comments: 4

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The Booksie Classic House

On the run from her abusive husband, Rose assumes an alias and heads to a town she's never heard of in hopes of finding a safe, quiet place where she can move forward and forget the horrors of her past. She expects that her life will be lonely and… Read More

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Comments: 10

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The Review Chain House

You ever pay attention to the relationships in your life? Well, here's your chance to! Let’s celebrate us in this contest that makes you rethink the meaning of love, friends, and family. Read More

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Shelves: 1

The Two Rivers House

If we could... Read More

Tags: love, family, sadness

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