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Eileen McHugh - a life remade - is a novel about a sculptor whose creative life ended in the 1970s. She left no work, but now an archive of her notes and sketches has come into the possession of Mary Reynolds, who is determined to resurrect the artist's life and… Read More
London, England, 1867. It is one year later, and Alice Hart, one of the Queens of Wonderland, is now fifteen. As she dreams of the magical place in her house in London, England, she still wants to go there, as her parents are away, and don't have time to take… Read More
London, England, 1866. It is a year since Alice Hart has been to Wonderland. When she drinks from the bottle, she becomes small. And, using the key, she re-enters Wonderland, and has another adventure. The Second "Return to Wonderland" children's fantasy sequel by Rob73, inspired by the books of Lewis… Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

Alice Hart is a thirteen year old girl from London, England, who dreams of rabbits with clocks, and Wonderland, a magical place of wonder, and danger. When she goes there, she meets the Mad Hatter, and his strange friends at a tea party of the mad, while fearing the Red… Read More

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The The Imaginarium House

A missed opportunity threatens to spoil Joan's surprise birthday gift... Read More
London is one of the great cities in the world to plan a trip with your toddlers. There are plenty of things to do with your little ones and lots of quiet corners where you can retreat from the hustle and bustle. Read More
London, England, 1888 In the English city of London, Richard Westmore, a Londoner, in the 19th century, becomes embroiled in the case of Jack the Ripper, a killer who has spread fear for everyone who lives there. Read More
Hi, I’m Amayra, I love to explore new destinations and food. I love to try different kinds of cuisines on my journey. Here I would like to share my journey to London during Christmas time. Read More
Hey, I’m Jessica here and as I planned to visit London again with my family, therefore I decided to visit London in April during the time of Easter. I had an awesome experience in London last time when I came to my friend's wedding but I just had one day… Read More

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1833 London, England. Mycroft, a young man in the 19th Century, recounts his story that is full of love, romance, and adventures. Read More
I used The Dorchester Hotel as a sort of a hideaway, heal up joint, and spa to recover from missions. It is very expensive now and was even more so back when I was an active intelligence agent in the field Read More

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A short romance story set in the mid-1960's. Read More

Tags: romance, london, 1960s

Hey, I’m Jessica here, and I would like to share my experience I had at my friends' wedding function that happened in London. I planned to spend two days there. One to spend on a wedding party and second to get around to London. Read More

Poem / Poetry

August 20, 2019

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The Booksie Classic House

A short poem about fog. Read More

Tags: poem, london, fog, other

London, England, September 5, 1940. Maggie Westland is a young woman who is working for the London Branch of MI5 during World War II, under Prime Minister Winston Churchill. As the German threat under Adolf Hitler spreads throughout Europe, she puts herself in grave danger. Read More
A short story written for the title. Cover image: daniels-joffe on Unsplash Read More

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Comments: 16

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The Booksie Classic House

What is happening to society? Read More

Short Story / Horror

February 23, 2019

Reads: 349

Comments: 6

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The The Imaginarium House

A chance discovery of an old toy shop leads to a an unusual ending. Read More
London, England, 1965. When a series of murders happen, DI Davies, and his partner DI Smyth, investigate, which causes shockwaves across the country. Read More
London, England, 1962. Arthur Flanagan, the MI5 Agent, is obsessed with finding the real killer who is still on the loose. With the help of his fellow agent, and girlfriend, Mary, they're determined to arrest him, before its too late. The first sequel to The Englishman. Read More
Arthur Flanagan is a newly recruited spy for MI5 in the cold winter of nineteen sixty-one. When a series of deaths happen, he is forced to seek the assassin out before it is too late. Read More
London, England, 1953. When twelve year old Susannah Powell arrives at Dorchester Hall with her parents. When they tell her that she would live with her Aunt and Uncle, she finds herself drawn into a fantasy world full of magic and mystery. Read More
John rides the tube to and from work. It's dull. Read More
London, England, 1943 During the height of World War II, London spy Donald Richardson, a young spy, gets involved in a plot that threatens the United Kingdom. When his life is put in grave danger, he struggles to survive during the most tumultuous period in the nineteen forties. Read More
An independent woman in a matriarchal world. A town lost in a parallel universe. My name is Clara Clarke and I’m a paranormal investigator in Londinium. Mother abandoned me as a child and the only memory I got from her is her books. They kept… Read More
Its 1966 and two thirteen year-old boys are running away from home. They'll travel south to London, then north to Scotland where they will steal a boat and cross the North Sea to Norway. That's the plan, anyway. Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

May it never end. Read More
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