Historical-fiction stories, books, poems, and more

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Book / Historical Fiction

June 18, 2018

Reads: 25

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

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
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 eying… Read More

Book / Romance

May 23, 2018

Reads: 14

Shelves: 2

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

Reads: 491

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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

Reads: 220

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

The story of A Flat Head Indian Family From The Beginning To Present Day Read More

Book / Fantasy

February 08, 2018

Reads: 691

Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

The Land of Dragons 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
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

Reads: 33

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

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

Book / Historical Fiction

November 09, 2017

Reads: 14

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

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

Reads: 866

Comments: 1

Shelves: 4

The Booksie Classic House

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

Book / Historical Fiction

November 02, 2017

Reads: 52

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

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

Reads: 49

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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
This is a promotional trailer for my forthcoming book - "Life Cycles - Relationships". Since Albert and Victoria are featured among many world-famous love stories, I have decided to add a fictional discussion between them as a way of letting readers know a little of what to expect. As… Read More

Book / Romance

August 29, 2017

Reads: 60

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Ernest Crawford is a young and attractive gentleman, to say the least. Valentin Mortand, his childhood friend, is a discreet and charming nobleman. When Ernest finds himself attracted to Valentin they must keep their affair secret from the rest of Nineteenth-century London. WARNINGS: This story is an LGBT story between… Read More
A tragic Beat party one night in Mexico City. Read More
The greatest destructive force in the history of mankind began and ended on one day. World War Three, 26th September 1983. The day would remain etched in the minds of her wretched survivors for as long as humanity hopelessly clung to the Earth's surface. This story details the events of… Read More

Reads: 145

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

In the South of France, in the year 1787, an aged and faithless Priest makes a discovery that unravels his long and miserable life. Disciplined by the Church for his unconventional views, he is banished from his orders and must stand trial before Church leaders in Paris. Father Paul-Henri Badeau's… Read More

Reads: 198

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A lone Paratrooper of the 82nd Airborne is lost in Normandy. Will he survive? Originally created as my Major-Work for Extension English for School. All feedback is more than welcome Read More

Reads: 191

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Honestly don't know if I'm gonna finish this one. I'll try to when I get the motivation, if ever. The picture has nothing to do with the story. Read More
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