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This is the first chapter of my first novel written in English. The title is tentative. I have a second option, and I haven't decided which one will be the best for my novel. It would be wonderful to receive your comments. I have researched a lot about different… Read More

Book / Fantasy

April 09, 2018

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Shelves: 1

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In a cave, there lived an insane anchorite. Not a sacred cave, filled with few giant stones, nor yet a classic cave with nothing in it to sit down on or to eat: it was an unknown-cave, and that serves as a hiding place for protection. One… Read More
I asked my younger sister to give me a child's poem idea and she came up with the title 'pineapples from france' Read More
this is a great opportunity for people to go to ski in france, and particularly in val d'isère. i will prove it right now! Read More

Tags: travel, france, ski

Essay / Non-Fiction

January 29, 2018

Reads: 125

Comments: 8

Shelves: 1

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Kind of hard to believe. Read More
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Short Story / Historical Fiction

November 26, 2017

Reads: 164

Shelves: 1

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A French marching band is forced to work for the Germans after the invasion of their town, causing a rift between the band's members. Read More

Reads: 73

Shelves: 1

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I wrote this poem long ago so that the ink is faded upon the paper. Thanks to Booksie, I can now send it up. Read More
Just a little thing I put together. Read More

Tags: war, gun, sniper, france

This story is about a girl named Ruby Blanchard, and she boarded the Titanic. Keep on reading to find out what happens. Read More

Tags: girl, france, titanic

Short Story / Romance

March 17, 2017

Reads: 64

Shelves: 1

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Written January 2014. A woman spends a rainy day in a coffee shop Read More

Tags: france

Book / Romance

January 14, 2017

Reads: 297

Shelves: 3

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Aveline Fournier is a young woman living in Pre-World War II France. Having grown up in a well-established family, she is used to living a life in comfort and luxury, and dinners with some of the more prestigious families of France. At one of such, she encounters a man, so… Read More
This is my first ever book. I let the story revolve around a south Indian girl of age 21, Shreya whose dream is to live in Paris. She stumbles upon a guy Adrrathth and has fallen in love. At the time of proposal, Shreya meets with an accident and has… Read More

Poem / Romance

October 17, 2016

Reads: 125

Shelves: 1

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Tags: girl, boy, france, 1970

Poem / Romance

September 11, 2016

Reads: 139

Shelves: 1

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Tags: girl, boy, france, 1970

Reads: 8162

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A group of kids discover strange items Read More

Tags: heart, mind, soul, wolf, france

Book / Fantasy

May 15, 2016

Reads: 191

Shelves: 1

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Séraphin is the son of an arsonist during the French Revolution. He has devised a wicked plan but instead takes a Hellish trip. Read More

Tags: fantasy, fire, hell, france

Reads: 1792

Comments: 3

Shelves: 2

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Waking up in the dark is what I had to get used to. At first I did not even realize I was blind I thought the lights where off. There was so much noise inside my head, a buzz, a static flow louder than any external sound. I knew I… Read More
Have you ever wondered why 'The Lord of the Rings' is such a powerful tale? Well, here's only one of the reasons; we can better understand our situation with ISIS by comparing reality to this fantasy story. Read More

Reads: 171

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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"#prayfortheworld" is about the terrorist attack in Paris, it is indeed a tragedy but think not only about Paris but about all the other countries in war that have bombings everday and people who fear for their lives constantly. This is a short miscellaneaous to respect Paris and all those… Read More

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Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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Verity Anderson has lived a fairly normal life. No family affairs, no drama. Moving from England to live in France at a young age, Verity now lives in Lyon with her mother. She never questioned the move abroad but why should she? One summer night, her mother is killed and… Read More
When you're sent to war in Verdun, you better hope to god you make it out alive. As the Central Powers grow to take Verdun, the Entente fight back keeping them in check. Read More

Reads: 356

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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Set in a post World War One Paris in the "Années Folles", a world where men desperately seek to forget the horrors of the war by indulging in beauty and hedonistic pleasures. This is the background to the extraordinary life of Elodie Merlot, a charming, magnetic woman who supports her… Read More

Reads: 450

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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After a Jewish man dies in 1996, his Catholic friend in Paris makes an unusual request in 2015. Read More
An explorer in 1800's Louisiana discovers a house with a young woman with a dark secret, in which he begins to discover slowly and then is haunted by that secret. Read More
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