Peru stories, books, poems, and more

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Meet Contarhuacho, a secondary wife of the Inca emperor Huayna Capac and an intrepid dudette. As both a local leader and ambassador for her people, she was a powerful woman in her time. Read More
This book shows what happens if we get too much of a good thing. Read More

Tags: magic, shamanism, peru

Alice Lange was just another small town college girl trying to find her place in the world. In her last undergraduate semester Alice enrolls in a class with Indiana’s renowned archaeologist, Andrew St. John, and her life is never the same. From the moment St. John enters the classroom Alice’s… Read More
Declan has it all; money, power and possessions. He beat the odds and worked his way up from the farmlands of off-the-map town Lilybush to an executive office in New York City. However, he just can't seem to find himself happiness. Through multiple girls, multiple cars, multiple flats, something is… Read More

Book / Fantasy

November 13, 2012

Reads: 210

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

(Not actual story, thinking of writing, want feedback on ideas). In a world filled with magic and Dragons, Kalen was raised in the knowledge that one day he would be a dragon rider. But little did he know what that would entail in his particular case. When his dream comes… Read More

Book / Travel

September 01, 2012

In the summer of 1980, a maverick young doctor gave it all up, to hitchhike around the world. The first arc he carved with his thumb stopped a little red pickup that took him over the horizon. Like his mythical hunter companion, Orion, he was on a vision quest, propelled… Read More
This story is a nice little preview of the book “From The Grand Canyon To The Great Wall: Travelers’ Best, Worst And Most Ridiculous Stories From The Road” – complete with 66 other stories from 53 author authors, it is available today in both physical book and just about all… Read More
The year is 1971. A 17 year old teenager from a small city in Ohio is chosen to spend a year in Lima, Peru. He doesn't know it when he arrives, but his life will be changed forever by his many experiences there. Read More
Journey to the Heart presents the time a father and son will be reunited. The long separation, due to terrorism that has plagued the Andes in recent decades, has not dented the deep union of Faustino and the charming young Amador. The thoughts of both seem to mingle, while one… Read More
When an MI6 recruiting officer asks counterterrorism expert Peter Craig to investigate his errant nephew's activities at a volunteer settlement high in the Andes, Craig accepts a straightforward mission. Days later, eight thousand feet above sea level, Craig finds himself in a desperate struggle to protect the settlement and surrounding… Read More

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Comments: 3

The Booksie Classic House

The story of the infamous death potato. Originated from a very odd conversation Read More

Book / Historical Fiction

March 20, 2011

Reads: 1442

Comments: 12

The Booksie Classic House

A novel following Francisco Pizzaro, a Spanish Conquistador, from birth to death, as he follows in the footsteps of those who discover the Americas. Landing in Panama, he begins to plan his quest for gold, a journey that would take him to Peru - to the Incans. Read More

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Comments: 5

The Booksie Classic House

Reaper is one of the worlds most saught after hitmen, she is silent, beautiful and lethal. She is also a member of the elite group of assassins called the Coven. All is going well for the cold blooded killer until two agents are sent to the same hit. She easiy… Read More
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