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The Booksie Classic House

a historical fiction based on my distant relatives of the 1600's. struggles and stories of survival. Read More

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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
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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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

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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

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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
Since the moment she was born to the moment she dies, Jackosn Rosario will be known to the rest of the world as a boy, that is the plan, after all, the plan her parents formulated the moment it was discovered they had given birth to a girl rather than… Read More

Book / Historical Fiction

October 09, 2018

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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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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 Young Adult Readers And Writers House

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
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
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