Runaway stories, books, poems, and more

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Two boys run away from home to witness the first flight by the Wright Bros. Read More

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Comments: 10

Shelves: 6

The Booksie Classic House

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"What a thrilling rollercoaster! I was sucked in immediately and was instantly bonded with KariAnn. It was like my life all over again, but bette..." Read More

What happens when a kid runs away Read More
Stacy's misbehavior is far too much for her mother to handle. Her mother decides to take Stacy out of the City and into the country to visit her grandmother for a bit of peace and quiet... Read More

Book / Action and Adventure

November 26, 2018

Reads: 221

Shelves: 3

The Booksie Classic House

NOTE - The Character In This Story Is Polish, So Whenever He Speaks, The Text Is In Polish. If You Want To Know What He Says, There Is A Translation In Brackets. : ) Read More
Since she was fourteen, 16-year-old Lilly has lived on her own in the big city after a series of traumatic events involving her parents. Despite the hardships in her life, she has stayed positive. She chose to stay strong instead of choosing to fall apart, The last thing Lilly expected… Read More

Tags: samurai, runaway

A girl runs away to Hollis, Oklahoma, to get away from her past. But can you ever out run your past? Read More
Percy, an 18 year old man, is about to leave high school, and plans to get a good job and reach deep into life. However, a contract he signed a couple of years beforehand has come back to bite him... Read More
A 163 fern road story. Hazel just had a horrible fight with her dad and she needs to get some air. At this point she is about 14. (I'm sorry it's under the romance tag, because it has nothing romantic in it. None of the other ones seemed fitting.)… Read More

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Short novel about a homeless person and his fight to come to terms with his past and his mother's attempts to find him. Gritty, cutting and real. Read More
Its the summer, me and my three friends are close, mostly hanging out with each other. We all have our own issues of life. We are all going into ninth grade and things are looking for down for all of us. So, naturally we decide to do the only… Read More

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When a girl unhappy with her current situation is pursued by the police for her graffiti art, she leaves her home and flees the town. In order to evade the police she must learn to the survive challenging struggle of life on the streets. Please note that this story is… Read More

Tags: mystery, runaway

Short Story / Other

October 11, 2017

After Lizzie's mother dies, her father goes crazy and sends her outside to sell homemade things. There are six children in the family, which Lizzie is not the oldest. Luke, Lizzie's favourite brother, is mad at their father for sending Lizzie barefoot in the snow. Luke decides to runaway… Read More

Tags: girl, snow, poor, runaway

Poem / Other

September 26, 2017

Reads: 306

Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

The Contently Deranged Travelers House

slick's out there somewhere Read More

Tags: missing, runaway

This is the story about a woman in her mid-thirtys with the seemingly perfect life she's always felt the pressure to conform to. Despite the patience of her loving husband and the joy her young children bring her, she still feels empty. An excerpt from a novel I'd want… Read More

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Comments: 2

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About a teenage girl that leaves home and heads for Hollywood... Read More

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Comments: 3

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A runaway lies hidden in a windmill. Read More
Accused of a crime that you have not committed. What happens now? Who did it, and will you bring the killer to justice? Read More
Honestly don't know if I'm gonna finish this one. I'll try to when I get the motivation, if ever. The picture has nothing to do with the story. Read More
This is a short excerpt from my story Runaway as well as my first post on Booksie. I am posting this in hope for some feedback and thoughts on my writing. I apologize for some of the formatting issues. Thank you so much. Read More

Reads: 510

Comments: 1

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poem about a runaway girl Read More

Tags: girl, runaway

Sam is a teenager who's home life is torn apart from something she sees. Her mother takes her away from all her friends. This is a story about Sam trying to find her way back home but ends up on the streets. I hope you all enjoy. Read More
Sherry's mum had some strange things going on so as soon as Elliana ran away to find out this Mystery, clues started to unfold. Read More

Tags: mystery, runaway

Reads: 1069

Comments: 11

Shelves: 2

The Imagination Station House

Life on the run can be just as exciting as living on the very edge of the world. This is my story for Ever A. Darling's Interpretation Contest. My photo was 11. Read More

Book / Other

May 25, 2016

This is about a girl named Kalyssa who is a slave to a very strict master. She got in trouble for the first time and everything went down hill from there. Read More

Tags: slave, runaway

Well, I really have no idea why I wrote this. I guess I just got bored Read More

Tags: sad, runaway

Elizabeth runs away from home, fearing for her life. She keeps a diary to document her days on the run. Read More

Poem / Poetry

October 12, 2015

Reads: 343

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A lonely sailor hides in his house after committing terrible atrocities. If you dare step through his lawn he might tell you his story... Many elements from my favorite poets! Feel free to identify them. PLEASE COMMENT ON WHAT YOU THINK. This is very close to my heart. Read More

Book / Romance

October 06, 2015

Reads: 631

Comments: 2

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A young 23 year old Amelia and her baby girl are on the run from her psychopathic abusive boyfriend. With no where to go and little savings to live buy she takes on a job in a motel working for a mysterious handsome man named Darien. Read More
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