Historical-fiction stories, books, poems, and more

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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
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 the… Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

"The music business is a wonderful business, but you need to learn how to play the game. Learn how to beat the game. Because the business ain't fair. It never was designed to be fair. If you want to be on top, and stay on top, pay attention and pick… Read More
A tragic Beat party one night in Mexico City. 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
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

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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

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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

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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
just a little project im doing over maine during the great depression. Read More
Living in the Middle Ages, Adeline struggles to escape death from numerous situations. Will she survive? Read More
It's a work in progress , tell me what you think . The book revolves around two women ones name is Emily and and the other character name is int named. the book is based int the early 19 hundreds. Read More

Book / Historical Fiction

February 01, 2017

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The Booksie Classic House

a boy is sent to pearl harbor to fight the japensse and gets caught up in the bmbing of pearl harbor. Read More

Book / Humor

January 31, 2017

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The Booksie Classic House

a writer must pretend to be someone he isn't in order to become what he wants to be. Read More

Book / Romance

January 30, 2017

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The Booksie Classic House

The nations of the world as they struggle, advance, live their lives and fight - prequel leads into the story of the Twentieth Century, starring Amy, Brighton, Canada, Rossya, Deutschland, Italia, Frances, Nihon, Indiya and Zhonguo. Read More

Book / Romance

January 29, 2017

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The Booksie Classic House

In 19th century France, a prisoner come into fortune seeks to destroy the upper classes by entering them and subverting them on the inside. Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

In 1919 Manhattan, 22-year-old Elias Nitka runs a bar with one peculiar quality—every night, it attracts those lost in space and time. At the same time that Elias solves the mystery of his brother's sudden disappearance, the emergence of an 18th century Russian prince in the bar who doesn't leave… Read More

Short Story / Fantasy

December 18, 2016

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The Booksie Classic House

Lady Mira is about to learn a terrible secret about those closest to her. Everything is not what it seems, and she realizes that she alone can protect herself from the hidden dangers on the very fief she is set to inherit. Read More

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The The Imaginarium House

A fantasy tale intertwined with the people and places of Medieval Europe. Read More
In the reign of Henry VIII, the monarch tolerated little critisism from both his council and subjects. However I wonder what would have happened if Henry had listened to this short account form his spectoral brother one night. This is a propective short account form Arthur Tudor to his brother… Read More

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The Love Bugs House

This book is based on the short story "Affairs" I wrote a year ago. In the late Victorian era, there is a story of two men and women, each entirely different people. Nathaniel Dixon has inherited his father's title of "Lord Dixon" with his death, but finds himself trapped with… Read More
Sachiko is born a girl in the eta community of Izumo, a girl with low prospects as to life and what she can expect. After escaping from her crooked family, she is swept into the world of the miko by a young girl named Okuni, discarding her old name and… Read More
A story of a local immortal who attempts to save an old western town in Michigan. Read More

Book / Science Fiction

October 09, 2016

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The Booksie Classic House

Set in dystopian Sorius (post Meta War/A.W. 005) Moph, To'or, and what's left of the Vosail Tribe attempt to restore order to a world lost in perpetual discord due to miss interpreted transmissions, civil war amongst two tribes of the same ancestry, and self-righteous pointing fingers eagerly awaiting a scapegoat..… Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

The Valeros Highlands. A region where only two things are guaranteed: cold and war. Eira and Astrid, two twin sisters born to the leader of the smallest, nomadic clan in all of Valeros. For seventeen years, their clan’s existence has gone unnoticed by the much larger, power-thirsty clans of the… Read More
Synopsis forward preface Encounter in Nineveh A route to Personal Enlightenment Nafousi a senior executive of a major coma in Oxford, sent his daughter Roxie, to Nineveh in Iraq in 2003. Just then, the war breaks out in Iraq and he has to leave Oxford hurriedly to bring her back.… Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

When established magician Warren Carlyle sets up his tent in Sherfield Square, Christopher Quartermaine's life changes forever. So when the man offers the chance for Christopher to travel out of his drab hometown, the boy does not hesitate to accept. Yet as the two make their way throughout the slums… Read More
Book Excerpt from "Pursuit into Darkness!" These are excerpts of Chapter 4 and 5 of Book 2 of the War of Destiny series. Samuel has a plan to flee the Vampire King, but it doesn't go as planned.... Read More

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