Historical-fiction stories, books, poems, and more

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The Booksie Classic House

A poor, innocent orphan boy is forced into the care of his long lost uncle who lives in the sleepy, little village of Glenholm. Except the boy isn't as innocent as he pretends to be. And the little village is very much awake and stirring beneath its dopey appearance. Come… Read More
Arabella has resigned herself to the position of mother and wife, considering herself lucky to be in a much easier life than she had previously known. But there are clouds of war gathering from the North-West as King Ernulf, Prince Louis's half brother, begins to suspect him of eyeing… Read More

Book / Young Adult

November 04, 2018

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The Booksie Classic House

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The Booksie Classic House

Wilhelm's life is crumbling around him. Born and raised in a prominent Nazi family, he swore to fight and die for the Fatherland. But Wilhelm has no idea what will happen now that the Allies have succeeded in capturing Berlin and ending WW2. While they might have ended the war,… Read More

Book / Historical Fiction

October 09, 2018

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A young Jewish family is struggling to live, new rules are constantly being placed in. Adina is a young Jewish girl, who is very curious. What kind of trouble could that land her into? Read More

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In the course of the war Frank fell in love, he also lost that love. With a broken heart he tried to move on, but every year his ghosts come back to haunt him. Read More
With a history dating back from before the fall of Rome, The Daughters Of The Locust are a school of assassins that bring in young girls to train them to be the most ruthless people alive. All goes well for the Daughters until they find a girl with a blacker… Read More
It had to be God’s wrath, what else could it be? A source of amusement for the Devil? Very possible. Who other than those two beings would cause hellish events like the entire island was facing at this very moment? But why? Why have sheets of rain pound us… Read More
Being forced to find a suitor during Coronation Season for the first time in her kingdom’s history, Thea Griesling’s dream of becoming the sole queen and Grand General of her kingdom seems lost. Now being thrust into the unfamiliar world of sweeping ball gowns and charming princes, she must… Read More

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The Writers Rift House

Brooke Gains is an ambitious young officer in the Glorius Navy of the Republic. When she gets sent to capital to work in government she risks losing herself and everyone she loves to pressures of politics. Read More

Book / Romance

May 23, 2018

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The Booksie Classic House

Paranormal romance? Historical fiction, and conspiracy theories? How is one to survive all this? Especially if you're dead........William is but a farm boy trying to take care of his family, recently moved to the new America. Will be updated weekly. Read More
What was really behind the mystery of the Mary Celeste? The ship was found adrift without crew or passengers in the late 1800s. Sea monsters? Weather? Or was it a time travel experiment gone awry? Join Vince Carson, freelance time travel, as he reveals what actually happened aboard the… Read More

Book / Historical Fiction

April 12, 2018

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The Booksie Classic House

Abigail's life was never perfect. It wasn't even very good, but it wasn't as bad as it could be either. She doesn't mind too much because within a few years, she expects to be married. She'll finally be able to get out of her house and away from her… Read More
This is an idea or a book, this is an excerpt, if anyone tries to copy and paste, just know I have all the rights and this is copy right! Read More
On the first Monday of April 1625, in Paris, Monsieur Charles d'Avaloy, a lieutenant in Louis XIII's Guard, suddenly finds himself mixed up in some high intrigue. Other than duels (which, admittedly, he has done quite often, and for a long time), the soldier normally keeps away from public… Read More
A Trail of Tears that starts in Holland and Scotland before it lands in North Carolina and ends up in Oklahoma. It's a tale of immigrants and Native peoples who struggle on a vast, brawling frontier. It's a story of love and perseverance in the face of savage odds.… Read More
The Girl Who Wrote in Silk is a not to be missed story of Chinese Immigration, love, and how one piece of embroidery can tie it all together. Read More
The story of A Flat Head Indian Family From The Beginning To Present Day Read More
natal's final letter for his one and only daughter. Read More
Warning: The following short story will feature such concepts as Nuclear radiation, metamorphosis, teleportation, mind-control, and well known political icons. Proceed with caution and enjoy this work of satirical fiction responsibly. Read More
The faithfulness,love and strength of a man for his friend and mentor, guide a decision made in a deadly storm at sea. The result of which may have helped to shape western civilization as we know it Read More
fictional future based on real history Read More
two characters, one cocky and the other even cockier, decide to grabs coats and room the streets of sleeping London. Read More
Nocturnal vacations of the mind help bring an infamous actress needed relief. Read More
The Ship of Our Dreams takes place in 1912, on the Titanic, of course. Diana comes as a wealthy first class passenger, and leaves as a girl who has seen love and felt love, experienced many new things with her cousin and unsuspected friend, Casey. Read More
Follow Aíko, a young lass who finds out what it's like to be content with life. Set in ancient Asia, you will feel what Aíko feels, through every moment and turn along the way. Read More
Chapter 3 of Flashman's Son reveals how Baroness Zouche falls in love with Henry Hastings, the 93 year old rogue and cad whose diaries The Flashman Papers were based on. Read More
Chapter 2 of the story about how Flashman's Son does to the 20th century what his father did to to the 19th, bit with better intentions. Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

Volume One establishes Flashman’s son on his way to doing to the 20th century what his father did to the 19th, but with good intentions. Read More
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