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Awash on a foreign land, surrounded by oddities, consumed by hunger and fear. Unfinished story, computer crashed and I lost a few thousand words. Never had the heart to return. Read More

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Comments: 45

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The Historical Fantasy House

Casper (formerly known as "John Doe" or simply "the boy") didn't ask to come to Glenholm. Nobody asked him if he wanted to be here either. For better or for worse, he's stuck living under the same roof as Glenholm's own notorious witch man. Balor's not a bad guy actually.… Read More
It's the 20s, one hundred years after The Year Without a Summer. Devils, angels, and humans live not so peacefully in the city of New Olympia. The angels stay cooped up behind their wall in the city center, overlooking all and passing judgement upon the lower sectors of the cites,… Read More

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Comments: 4

Shelves: 5

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
a historical fiction based on my distant relatives of the 1600's. struggles and stories of survival. Read More
A rebellious prince raises his hand to his father cheek and plunges Europe's biggest empire into war, and four young people get caught up in the revolt. Two young men are tasked to deliver a message of vital importance, evading and overcoming those who’d see the message destroyed. A young… Read More
maryanne opened her eyes and looked around for jesse. she wanted to ask him to retreive more wood for the fire me she soon realised that he had long left the cabin and now must be outside. grabbing a shawl, she went to the door and opened it a little. Read More
Charlie Grand is a fictional, historical novel about a young boy, who dreams about becoming a Hollywood legend. It encompasses his life, and family, as strives for and reaches his goal. Along his journey, he must deal with family secrets, and his own internal demons. Read More
During world war 2, before it breaks out that drags united states into it in 1941, a carnival spots a Japanese sub, prowling off the coast of California and they attack the lights to intend to promote fear and panic among the populace, however they are spotted and everyone realizes… 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

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Comments: 3

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The Booksie Classic House

Mark was shocked to discover human skeletal remains eroding out of a riverbank in western Montana. Little did he realize his connection to them. Time has a way of coming around full circle. Read More

Featured Review by james farr

"The kind of book I would bury myself in and read until I fell asleep!" Read More

It's the 1700s, and an albino boy was born with the most beautiful face and body that everyone could ever hope for. His life is a rollercoaster, from being with his mother, to joining a gang, then to becoming a geisha. Everything in the beginning was going pretty swell, until… Read More

Book / Fantasy

March 30, 2019

Reads: 340

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

All the creative liberties made to make this short story were done for entertainment purposes only. No harm towards historical accuracy is intended whatsoever. This short story was edited/revised by Gene Santiago. Gevaudan's Monstrosity is only meant to be read by people who are 18 years old and above due… Read More
"Bobby Stitch was as good an' complex a man as evuh walk the good Lawd's earth. Kind. Sensitive. Generous. Heart made 'a platinum. But Bobby, he be jes as ruthless, jes as calculatin' an' brutal as he be kind. That probly the hahdest thing 'bout Bobby tuh unduhstand. How could… Read More

Book / Historical Fiction

October 09, 2018

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Comments: 2

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
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Comments: 4

Shelves: 3

The Booksie Classic House

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

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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

Reads: 115

Shelves: 1

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: 4271

Comments: 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
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 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

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