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Darien Hartell lives on the streets and doesn't like being found for good reasons. When not one but two mysterious figures show up one night he has questions. Read More

Book / Mystery and Crime

January 21, 2018

Reads: 16

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Mo hovers tantalisingly between fantasy and reality, between horror and wonder. It describes how a young boy tries to find his way as family, friends, and strangers tug at his conscience with their conflicting demands. All the while a mysterious voice attempts to guide him.  S Pearce's… Read More

Reads: 2252

Comments: 11

Shelves: 6

The Fantasy Realm House

ONCE UPON A TIME in a world much like our own lived a willful but kind princess named Catherine. Little does she know, her life is about to change forever. First, her father announces her secret betrothal. Second, on the eve of her wedding, Catherine is whisked away from… 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

Reads: 832

Comments: 45

Shelves: 13

The Review Chain House

Tags: fantasy, mystery, girl

Reads: 14

Comments: 1

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

A mystery has formed in the White House and there are some who are confused by one man's actions, --- but the explanation my be very simple. Read More

Book / Other

January 18, 2018

Reads: 1368

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

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

Book / Horror

January 18, 2018

Reads: 393

Shelves: 3

The Booksie Classic House

On a nationwide broadcast, a man kills an innocent civilian, directly in front of a police station, with officers bearing witness. He tells them to stand down, and let him go, and the world watches in shock as they do so. A woman is assaulted in a gas station,… Read More
When a fourteen-year-old boy finds himself with a case of amnesia, and as the central suspect for a murder, he must find his memories with the help of a new acquaintance. Read More

Reads: 0

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

There is a girl that enters into a tightly-knit community just around the time a spring of murders and crimes begin. Not to mention she is oddly intrigued by them enough to investigate them, except that a boy named Barato is suspicious about her and the overwhelming situation enough… Read More
'Hana' means flowers and 'Yume' means dream. 'To ' is also a japanese word that means and. Maria is very confuse about her life. She can't solve her problems about her family and friends. While trying to fix her dream, she meet Louis Kanzaki and Ishida Sou.… Read More

Book / Other

January 15, 2018

Reads: 0

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Imagine. Waking up, frozen in time, without the ability to remember where you are and who you are. Surrounded by people that insert themselves in your life as your family, and a man who 'needs' you to recall the memories. Adriana Campbell is inside a world she doesn't even… Read More

Book / Action and Adventure

January 15, 2018

Reads: 0

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

All Wallis Bailey had wanted was answers about the deaths of two siblings, but upon stealing a file about Eloise Bailey, Wallis has fallen into the rabbit-hole and is seeing the insidious side of the cooperation Wallis has spent a long time working for. With no friends to lend… Read More

Tags: mystery, action, spy

Reads: 15

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Acushla and James are kidnapped while out on a date. Why have they been abducted? And who is James really? Read More

Reads: 596

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

It is illegal to indict a courier for the contents of any message they deliver. When the ruler of the wealthiest nation on earth receives a cryptic note marked by "The Charlatan," he learns that all of the gold he spent decades stockpiling is worthless. The richest country in the… Read More
Now that I wrote the prologue to The Dargon arc, I am jumping in to the first part of the story. I wish to thank all who have been reading so far and hope the future stories don't disappoint. I also wanted to say that if any of you… Read More

Reads: 29

Comments: 5

Shelves: 3

The Booksie Classic House

Don't you find sometimes, things are not what they seem? Read More

Reads: 1178

Comments: 1

Shelves: 5

The Booksie Classic House

The cold, November air swept over the forest, and the nearing chill of winter loomed over the three mysterious girls attempting to cover up their curse. Read More

Reads: 161

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

I first heard the voice when I looked into the eyes of the beggar. 2280, it said. I would soon learn that the beggar is dead, and that the number which I heard, plays a major role in it. Read More

Poem / Science Fiction

January 13, 2018

Reads: 19

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A teenager awakens to find mysterious "shadow beings" beside his bed. Read More
Decided to do a mystery about four friends who plan a weekend getaway in the city Read More
Want to know the story of Morana? Or, the Tapia Sisters or William and Veronica? Read this collection of short stories to find out about their and other's stories. Read More

Reads: 18

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Angel is a teenage girl whose life was shaken up by the mysterious appearance of blood stains on the wall of her room almost every morning. At the same time, her mother's rapid recovery from grief due to father's death left her baffled and angered as her mother met… Read More

Book / Fantasy

January 12, 2018

Reads: 4

Shelves: 1

The The Imaginarium House

A young thief, suddenly dismissed from his guild for unfair reasons, finds himself in the middle of a plot that could easily plunge Taniki into a new war with their rival city state of Gniesse. Who is behind it and where has the Princess suddenly disappeared too. . .… Read More

Book / Romance

January 11, 2018

Reads: 46

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The fun reads House

Alex's world fell apart when his girlfriend committed suicide. After a fateful accident, he found himself back 5 months before the incident. This time, he was determined to change the future and prevent Crystal from killing herself at all costs. However, things are not as simple as it seems… Read More
An unlikely political assassin, and the unlikely man trying to catch him. Read More
I wrote this for an assignment in my English class April 28, 2017 which was my sophomore year of high school If you want to judge it fine by me but she only gave of six pages to do it and it had to be double spaced. Now fir… Read More
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