Historical stories, books, poems, and more

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The Booksie Classic House

There are only Three absolutes in this world: Love, Instinct, and Choice. Coulter Rey will come to know the significance of each of these words and their bottomless meanings. Tested by both his fellow man and those whom envy humanity. Read More
Its the late 1600's. A teenage grand daughter gets put into her grandfathers safe keeping for the night. After she gets comfortable he brings up a story of his childhood. he confesses his Demons and his upbringing until in all comes crashing down. Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

The explorer, investigator and adventurer, Roger 'Silky' Cotton stumbles upon the most extraordinary case of his career. A death cult is plotting to bring an ancient prophecy to life: a prophecy of doom for all mankind. Even Silky has never faced anything like this before. The very fate of life… Read More

Short Story / Romance

March 22, 2016

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The Booksie Classic House

‘Lust of Innocence’ isn’t one of those typical erotic stories involving a woman and her billionaire boss... LUST is an unconventional historical narrative comprising a cocktail of tasteful Femme/Femme encounters, BDSM and forbidden love. A Sensual, Gripping and Compelling tale of Curiosity, Exploration and Desire... In this sensuous tale, meet… Read More
It is complex, confusing, intriguing, all that goes through the minds of two people bound together by just one dance. Set in a Gregorian mansion setting, a young man and woman experience fate in-time. Read More

Book / Fantasy

February 19, 2016

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The Fantasy House

Jack Justice didn't believe in love or the power of the human spirit and was fresh out of faith. But that all changed when he saved Lady Eleanor from highway bandits and discovered she was the Guardian of a Philosopher's Stone. Now, the quest is on to keep the stone… Read More
In over a 30 year period from 2014 to 2045, more then 100 billion people will die in the deadliest conflict the Galaxy has ever seen. War has broken out and the only thing that can be done is survive the fire. Read More

Tags: war, historical

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The Fantasy House

Kana has been hearing a voice in her head, shaming her for not listening to her when she was 6 years old. On a nature walk in the forest behind her school, Kana is led to a tree by a wolf. Under that tree is a journal of a witch… Read More
Mary Anning was the leading Paleontologist of her day, but her era didn't include women. Undaunted, she found a way to persevere. Along the way, she found a helping hand from an unlikely source. It all happened one day... Read More

Book / Romance

February 05, 2016

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The Booksie Classic House

Lady Catherine had lived her life struggling to survive. With neither father nor mother to see to her welfare, she was wed to the Lord of Brooksfield, who hardly hid his contempt of her. Now, she finds herself on her way to another place, by order of her lord and… Read More

Book / Romance

June 17, 2016

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The Booksie Classic House

After waking up and finding her Mother and sister gone one day, Josephine must carve out a new life for herself, but people are not always as they seem, and she just may get bitten. Read More

Book / Other

December 08, 2015

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The Booksie Classic House

May the tender & generous blessings of He who is the author of our Salvation, & the reason for the season, be with you & with all of your loved ones not only today, but throughout all the year... This is my Easter prayer for all of you, my very… Read More
Created for an assignment in my PLP class. Read More
Sarama, a woman back from the cave man times, has endured her family of four being brutally murdered, and being taken hostage by the very same man. Upon discovering months after her capture that she is pregnant, a new ability rises within her as she gains the courage to flee… Read More
A young officer in the Napoleonic Navy leads an expedition into the unexplored interior of Australia. The journey takes them outside the known boundaries of time and space. Giant man-eating creatures, lost civilizations, magic, time travel, fabulous treasures and mortal danger will all be encountered in this epic adventure in… Read More

Book / Romance

October 27, 2015

'His cool glassy eyes bore into my own, cooling my very core like the ice from outside had crept into them. They were astounding and they cut right through me, this man who I had never met terrified me. I felt those knowledgeable eyes push past my warm smile and… Read More
Three Years ago, Fiona Whittmore met and fell in love with Adam Paterson at first sight. After a short engagement they elope and married to the delight of London society, who was looking for the next big scandal of the Season. Secrets and betrayal force Fiona to flee London and… Read More
When Krešimir Kraljevi?, a Croatian Roman Catholic priest, who has been leading a double life at Zagreb Cathedral in Yugoslavia for the past twelve years takes a routine confession one afternoon in November 1940, it triggers a suppressed desire to avenge his father’s murder and to consummate a forbidden love,… Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

In 18th century Britain, a shadow has fallen over the estates of Burkhouse Manor. A survivor of the evil makes his break for freedom through the forest, but not before a familiar sight catches up with him. Read More
Marnie Watson moves to New Zealand and quickly becomes friends with a charming Mr. Allister. A boy named Cecil also perks her curiosity. Read a thriller based on a triangle of love, heartbreak, forbidden witchcraft and more... Read More
They considered themselves as slave hunters at an early age. But being a slave hunter is not a joke, but Sang-Do who committed to the job more had a reason why he chooses to be slave hunter. His father who runs a slave hunter clan dominated the entire Korean peninsula.… Read More
Based on actual events, Brutal Exclusions focuses on life in Charleston, SC, during a decade that changed history: The Sixties. After a school bus is toppled by eight Charleston businessmen in protest against school desegregation, Alethea Jamison, the only African American youngster on a bus full of white children, suffers… Read More

Book / Romance

September 23, 2015

Samantha and Riley have made a potentially dangerous mistake. When their fertile times came they accidentally bit the nearest males they could find in their times of need. Rather than be forced into a loveless mating, they run away and meet Jackie and her supernatural boyfriend Jay. Their mates track… Read More
A knife rests in the pockets of a bloodthirsty man bent to make his mark on history. But he already had two hundred years ago. Area 51 figures out a way to predict upcoming criminals through research of past ones such as Jesse James, Al Capone, and Jack the Ripper.… Read More
When Bree Wilson and her husband, Jason, purchase their first home in a small Michigan town, they are enchanted by its 19th century charm and character. Soon after moving in, however, Bree begins to have strange and terrifying encounters with an unknown entity. As supernatural activity in the home begins… Read More
988 AD. Yngvar Eindride and his Vikings are travelling through Gardarike (Russia). In a brothel, he is looking for a witch who can tell his future. The rune Kauna is a symbol of fire, vision and sexuality. Yngvar Eindride, Hakon and Olaf Tryggvason are characters in my novel "Sons of… Read More
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