New-york stories, books, poems, and more

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The Booksie Classic House

<p> "To survive in the music business, you gotta be smart. You gotta know how to play the game, and master it because if you don't, it will consume you. It will destroy you forever." </p> <p> This is the true story of KM Records from 1964 to 1965. Told&#8230; Read More
While learning English in New York, a young foreign student, Kazuki wants to stay in the U.S. and learn at college. He tries to get some more advice from his friend who came here early. But the friend looks like reluctant to give Kazuki the advice. So, Kazuki tries to&#8230; Read More

Book / Romance

August 05, 2017

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The Booksie Classic House

Mature Audience is Advised Moonlit Terrace is an emotional and touching novel. It details how an extremely wealthy and powerful man succumbs to the everyday pressures in life, and unwillingly falls in love on the journey. Steffen Galeio, an Italian immigrant and entrepreneur of Galeio's Company Shipping Incorporation is invited&#8230; Read More
This is the story of 4 emancipated women in New York. And yes! This is about sex! But not only, as with women sex is always linked with relationships. Carrie (Sarah Jessica Parker), Samantha (Kim Cattrall), Charlotte (Kristin Davis), and Miranda (Cynthia Nixon) are the lucky role models for millions&#8230; Read More
A postage stamp perspective of early middle American life in the inner city. A historical event that was only repeated twice in the same century, in the same city and in the infamous Five Points. Read More

Tags: death, gangs, new-york

Short Story / Non-Fiction

February 08, 2017

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The Booksie Classic House

This is a short story about a girl who takes life for granted. This takes place in 1977, New York City. I hope you like it, I probably have a lot of errors, since I have not revised yet. Read More

Tags: new-york

Reads: 235

Comments: 13

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

In 1919 Manhattan, 22-year-old Elias Nitka runs a bar with one peculiar quality—every night, it attracts those lost in space and time. At the same time that Elias solves the mystery of his brother's sudden disappearance, the emergence of an 18th century Russian prince in the bar who doesn't leave&#8230; Read More

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Leonard Richards, A well-known Bird Watcher & Researcher, was asked to find out the reason for the disappearance of an entire nesting colony of black-crowned night heron's from North Brother Island. Unfortunately things take a turn for the worst during his time on the island.. Read More

Book / Memoir

December 17, 2016

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This book is an account of the things I can remember about my life. Emerald Anurikai is a name I chose during a psychotic episode that had me believing that I was being transformed into a music industry product. Read More

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My experience in New York. Read More

Tags: life, new-york

2 detectives are on their way back from a lunch in Manhattan. just as they are driving up the highway ramp that lines the river, a frightful surprise catches their eye, and thus the cat and mouse game of a guilty murderer on the lose, and the detectives begins. but&#8230; Read More
When Percy Jackson toppled Kronos with the help of his friends Annabeth Chase and Grover Underwood on Mount Olympus, everybody thought he was gone for good. Not completely. One of Kronos's prized possessions from 1,000 years ago fell into the hands of a mortal family.It was eventually passed onto Miguel&#8230; Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

This is a short blurb from a creative writing class Read More

Book / Mystery and Crime

September 14, 2016

Reads: 142

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This is a work in progress, a proper blurb will be added once completed, would love comments and criticism, always looking to improve my work, thanks :) Read More

Reads: 17450

Comments: 42

Shelves: 9

The Booksie Classic House

A Jazz Age tale of love and the quest for home. Read More
Another chapter in the never ending saga of the Legendary Big Mama, her All American Culinary Expertise and All American Gourmet Kitchen. "Then one day, she walked into the local Target to get some feminine hygiene products for some fallen male police detectives who had wandered into her shelter with&#8230; Read More

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The Tell A Tale House

This is just a recount of my many excursions in the New York jungle solo. Excuse my grammar, im a terrible writer. Just thought i could get this out of my mind and into vision. I'd love if you could edit for me. Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

David is a 40 year old who has a wife, Diane, and two daughters, Nicole and Clementine. He grows up living in 1469 South Cottonwood, Saratoga Springs, Utah. He got bullied at school, his dream were to become a businessman in WTC 1, Manhattan, NYC. However, when he was 25,&#8230; Read More
A mysterious robed man walks into a police station without explanation...and it is soon revealed he is anything but human. Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

New York, New York is no more. The world is covered in Crawlers - a scuttering alien type that kills at the sight of humans. What do you do when you can't survive? For Anna, you fight. Written for Booksie Idol :) - Rose Burg xx Read More

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This is a somewhat funny story about a person named Fred and what happened to him one day in Philadelphia. The author is a 3rd grader in Philadelphia, PA Read More
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