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Fifteen-year old Aaron Hawke has reached adulthood standing astride two medieval worlds: that of mortal man, and that which mortal man condemns, fearing both who he is and what he is becoming. Cursed from his birth to mysterious parents and forced to conceal a sorcerer’s nascent power, Hawke does not… Read More
Some things just keep coming back. Read More

Tags: mystery, crime, police

A group of people or rather "supers" led by Nightwolf embark on a journey to save the world against unknown forces that are present to disrupt the peace of the world. Read More
A terrible curse that causes anyone to find out about it to vanish and bad things to occur to their family has been uncovered after three Siblings of the Rochester Family move into their grandparents' manor. Soon it's clear that the only way to stop the curse before it gets… Read More
Enter the World of Freiyon, where animals and trees walk and talk like humans and even have their own societies and rules, where magic and mystery thrives, and where one squirrel is about to embark on the biggest journey of his life, as he encounters friends and foes, dangers and… Read More
This is the second part to the story The Hunter's Game, which will now follow Tanner Blackhart as he tries to rescue Garret, his only friend and partner, from the clutches of sadistic fellow vampire Lucenec, who in turn has challenged Tanner to find them before it is too late… Read More
A woman from Space Colony # 88, consults Private Eye, Nick Ryder about the disappearance of her husband . . . from the judicial system, Don Miles should be in custody . . . somewhere. Is he in 'personal custody'? But who would want to kidnap him; and for what… Read More
This is a collection of cases of the missing people (mainly from the United States tho any exceptions will be labeled). Here we will examine the cases that range from 1950 to 1969. Although this work is based more on articles read than actual field research, it is my goal… Read More
She’s armed. He’s dangerous. Together, can they stop a killer from tearing a small island community apart? When wise-cracking cozy mystery author, Austin Martell, left his hometown on Whidbey Island for the bright lights of New York, he vowed he would never go back. But some promises are impossible to… Read More

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Comments: 1

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The Booksie Classic House

For nineteen years, Jill and her childhood friends have been called back to the clearing, a place of wonder and magic deep in the forest behind their neighborhood. Do they come to do penance, to make amends for the tragic mistake they once made, or is someone seeking revenge? Read More

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The Short Story House

Alton grabbed his wallet, the folder and a 1962 Model 27 revolver which he stuffed into his waistband and covered with his brown bowling jersey. He had three days to make his way across the United States undetected. Read More
Is not always the one that sounds more realistic Read More
This is the first few chapters of Everlasting, the rest of the book is available on Amazon.com. Tessara Knox has had a hard life: both of her parents are gone, the only immediate family she has left is a sister she would die for, and since she was little she… Read More

Book / Poetry

January 18, 2019

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The Booksie Classic House

A poetry book of a life of crime, mystery, heartbreak, and so much more. This is dedicated to the people, alive, and passed, In the parkland shooting. I pray for you, Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

ON THIS DAY YOU ARE NOTHING OTHER THAN NOTHING. Read More

Tags: mystery

Acid Attack is a crime. Here a a acid hunting girl want to share her thoughts and feelings. Read More
It's just us, and perhaps some more... Read More
I decided to write this letter for you because, if I ever die, I want at least a single person to completely know what my secrets are. And I’m choosing you. (Unedited, read at your own risk.) Read More
Times goes by, but what happened after is what matters... Read More
A woman from Space Colony # 88, consults Private Eye, Nick Ryder about the disappearance of her husband . . . from the judicial system, Don Miles should be in custody . . . somewhere. Is he in 'personal custody'? But who would want to kidnap him; and for what… Read More

Reads: 100

Comments: 4

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Sometimes things just go wrong. Read More
A woman from Space Colony # 88, consults Private Eye, Nick Ryder about the disappearance of her husband . . . from the judicial system, Don Miles should be in custody . . . somewhere. In 'personal custody'? But who would want to kidnap him, and for what reason? Read More
A woman from Space Colony # 88, consults Private Eye, Nick Ryder about the disappearance of her husband . . . from the judicial system, Don Miles should be in custody . . . somewhere. In 'personal custody'? But who would want to kidnap him, and for what reason? Read More

Reads: 1171

Comments: 41

Shelves: 2

The The Imaginarium House

At 9:45pm on 3 December 1926, Agatha Christie disappeared from her home, leaving behind a letter for her secretary saying that she was going to Yorkshire. Her car, a Morris Cowley, was later found at Newlands Corner, perched above a chalk quarry. Inside the car were an expired driving licence… Read More

Featured Review by hullabaloo22

"An excellent start to what promises to be a great read, Markie Bee." Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

No one truly understands a small town, until one is intoduced to the small town. Read More

Book / Romance

January 15, 2019

Reads: 103

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Isabelle Watson has a dark past, filled with lies, secrets and a family who couldn't fathom out where they had gone wrong with her. In an attempt to put the death of her boyfriend behind her, she flees from Ireland to England, leaving the horrific events behind her. At last… Read More
Chapter 1. The Beginning May 22nd, 1941, 5 A.m. At the London Naval Shipyard, Officers and sailors of two Battleships were being loaded and prepared to go into combat to hunt and destroy the Nazi battleship Bismarck. But one sailor never got his chance to fight because a spy working… Read More

Tags: mystery, soldier

Book / Romance

January 14, 2019

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Shelves: 5

The Booksie Classic House

"Welcome to sex therapy." - Abigail Aldaine is college student in Seattle who due to childhood trauma has lived most of her life with a rare phobia that has prevented her from ever being able to be touched by another human being again. Jaden Kim is a world famous… Read More
Adel lived a normal life until a man broke into her apartment and turned her whole world upside down. Pamela takes the girl in, but the doll maker is secretly a magus helping the police with paranormal cases. Lately there has been strange phenomenon that causes normal people to gain… Read More

Reads: 136

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

David and Carol from "The Reunion" series get involved with another adventure as they plan their wedding. They call on Private Detective Jack Donovan from "If You Can Hear what I See." Find out whether they get to the alter. Read More

Tags: romance, mystery

Featured Review by Robert Helliger

"Good crime, mystery book." Read More

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