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The war between the Ashkarians and the Negrosi rages on, with Earth in the middle of it all. Something has to give. Read More
A police inspector decides to investigate a home assault on the grounds of supernaturalism and uncovers something much more invigorating. Read More

Reads: 204

Comments: 3

Shelves: 5

The Night Owl Hotel House

Murder, mafia and mayhem. Alyssa Rawkesby is a Canadian criminal profiler who specializes in the demented minds of female serial killers. At a time when her personal life is crumbling, her career is at its peak. She gets called in to help detectives with a notorious female killer murdering young… Read More

Book / Other

January 19, 2020

Biography of Orchid Cross, the delicate and touchy, mundane astrological researcher, author of Mundane Day-By-Day Fly-By-Nights, who shines a humorous light on mundane aspects in astrology, charting the course of nations, other entities and events, with a deft comic touch. She’s received a lot of attention for this personal lucubration,… Read More
When young love finally blossoms, at the worst possible time true colours begin to shine in those we don't expect. Lives end, the truth unfolds but who are the ones that end up uncovering the truth? Read More

Book / Thrillers

January 19, 2020

Reads: 2638

Comments: 3

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Book / Horror

January 19, 2020

Reads: 1673

Comments: 1

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Urban explorer and wealthy automotive engineer, Simon Jeffries, regards his life as the best of salvage-jobs. With all the flexibility a well-heeled life can give, what more can he prove after his faltering start in a rough, aggressive family? Reunited with a victim of schooldays bullying through mutual interest in… Read More

Book / Fantasy

January 16, 2020

Reads: 1926

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

When you look up at the stars, have you ever thought that there is a monster looking at you? When you pass by someone, have you ever thought that it cast greedy eyes on your flash and blood? Humans are not alone, monsters are around us. Read More

Book / Fantasy

January 16, 2020

Reads: 90

Comments: 5

Shelves: 1

The Historical Fantasy House

In this story there’s no hero on a quest to increase fame and heroism and simply good and evil have feeble meanings. A twist so twisted. Dark and cold, harsh and cruel, bout how one’s soul is shaped into an evil being. Read More
This book is dedicated to recounting the cases of those who have gone missing in the United States (mainly the US tho exceptions might be made and will be marked). Along with the case information will be possible theories, tho most will be just based on articles read and not… Read More

Book / Science Fiction

January 15, 2020

Reads: 51

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

She was everything he never dreamed he could have. Josh has a secret that has been haunting him for years. No matter how far he runs from his secrets, it seems like they are always one step behind him. No matter what, Josh knows he can’t stop. If he does,… Read More

Book / Other

January 14, 2020

Reads: 5571

Comments: 4

Shelves: 3

The Booksie Classic House

Dear Diary- This is a book i have decided to write based on way people feel and honestly this is going to be the first kind of writing where i will completely honest about things i have seen or have felt in my life but i will not be… Read More

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"This is one of the most relatable stories I've read. This is catching me in my feels now. " Read More

I actually wrote this poem after killing a spider in my room and it so happens to be one of my major fears and so I wrote this poem to hopefully fill the void Read More
Thousands of years ago was early civilization, cities filled with violence, idolatry, human sacrifice, cannibalism and war. Thousands of years ago lived the immortals, and Partheus, beholding the evil of men. Thousands of years ago arose from the Earth the ultimate revenge. Thousands of years ago came the Garkain. Read More

Short Story / Thrillers

January 11, 2020

Reads: 52

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

While the water was a never-ending candle, a stainless carpet, a forever book-I was a wingless bird, an unmarked calendar, a hollow hole. I was also the new student at school. Read More
In an ancient era when man sought the powers of great sages to combat the devils that roamed the earth, a great war ensued in which a mysterious structure was buried under the sands of time.Now a young boy shall unexpectedly release the mysteries that slumbered for eons Read More
Detective James Baron became an outlaw after asking the wrong questions. After four years of running on land, he finds a new opportunity in becoming a pirate. The old man at the ship's helm tells tales of a sea of mysteries; the Terminus. Intrigued and left without any other… Read More
Through no nefarious acts, Johnny Burell finds himself with the identity of another man. Just so happens this other man is rich. Mo money, mo problems. He must deal with a drug cartel while trying to keep a steamy relationship with a girl he just met. Read More

Reads: 79

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Story from Aiden Striker, told by himself that turned his life into a nightmare. Read More

Reads: 51

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Have You ever thought about the moment when everything You did will be lost in one moment? What will you do if Your life will lose all the meaning? This is the story about Jim Colley, who worked all his life for the company of his dream. And it is… Read More

Book / Fantasy

January 05, 2020

Reads: 1351

Comments: 21

Shelves: 3

The Booksie Classic House

On the outlying parts of a town at peace, savage forces of a grim curse lure deadly traps for the lost, through a vast forest of unknown where many have entered but no one has returned. The brightest hope of the local townspeople against this ominous evil is a young… Read More

Short Story / Memoir

December 31, 2019

Reads: 71

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

In higher education administration, moving up often means moving out. After several stints at prominent universities in large cities, I accepted a plum assignment at a small private college in Northern Vermont. My modern apartment furniture didn’t look right in the simple white 1820s farmhouse I found on an unpaved,… Read More
Danielle Oliver is found dead in her New York apartment. As Detective Harold Gorman investigates her murder, he finds that she died because of the secrets she keeps. Read More
I just want to belong." Long ago the world was almost brought to an end, angry at his father, the Rai Aiden unleashed his fury upon the planet he was sworn to protect. Wild fire. With it, the entirety of the world was almost reduced to ash. Those who escaped… Read More
This is the story of Patrick who doesn't believe in higher power or destiny. Wants to change the horrible past by traveling the time and to have better future but unaware of consequences. Read More

Book / Fantasy

December 28, 2019

Reads: 2895

Comments: 9

Shelves: 1

The Fantasy Realm House

The Shadow Forest is a beautiful, peaceful place...on the outside. But a danger has been lurking in its shadows for a long time. A prophecy: A hero will rise to defeat the evil with a weapon no man can wield. Within the Shadow Forest, twelve years ago, a tragedy shaped… Read More

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