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Reaves and his crew find themselves drifting in the far north of the world. As they begin the long journey back to civilization, a mysterious presence makes itself known. Read More
Pepper recruits Penney and her crew to take back her pub from Regency control. Read More
A black, ashen ship is stalking the skies, hunting pirates and Regency alike. Penney finds herself tasked with the hunt and destruction of this "ghost ship", unaware that Reaves has received the same assignment. Read More
Penney is forced to dock the Ruckus at an abandoned tower. In the night, a crew member disappears. In their search for him, Penney and her crew find that the tower is not quite as empty as they thought. Read More
The Ruckus has taken on an unexpected passenger. And it is hungry. Read More
The crew of the Rose retreat to a tower to lick their wounds, only for Reaves to be kidnapped by a violent group of rebels. Read More
Penney, Caixia and Smither are separated from the others during an encounter with a Regency patrol. Accompanied by their captors, the pirates are forced to navigate the dark, labyrinthine interior of a tower. Will they reach the light, or die in the dark? Read More
After suffering heavy damages, the Ruckus begins to sink into the depths of the sky. Read More
Penney calls on an old friend for aid, unaware that Reaves is right on her heels. Read More
When Penney's crew comes across a abandoned ship, Smither is exposed to a mysterious artifact, which greatly impacts his psyche. Penney and her crew must keep Smither alive and sane until the madness passes. Read More
In the second installment of the Adventures of Penney Dreadful, Kristen is whisked away by an amorous noble. Penney and her crew give chase, hoping to rescue their friend before she suffers a fate worse than death-marriage! Read More
Five years ago, the fearsome pirate Penney Dreadful and the esteemed admiral William Reaves tried to kill each other. Now, Penney has returned from hiding, her thirst for adventure unquenched. In response, Reaves has been thrust back into active service. Thus, a deadly chase begins. Beset by danger on all… Read More
Had I known the repercussions of murdering the captain of a pirate ship, I may have taken the time necessary to rethink the act. As if I’ve ever had a choice that didn’t involve a fight or at the very least, defending myself against some man, hell bent on destroying… Read More
The memories of young Charles, and of his adventures upon the waters of the Caribbean and Spanish Main, where he meets and joins with the legendary Captain Skull. But, before his adventure even begins onboard the Skull Ship, he manages to fall madly in love with Lady Rebecca Armstrong, an… Read More
"The Adventures of Monsieur de La Donaree the Musketeer" is a swashbuckling, romantic tale which is set in seventeenth century Europe. Monsieur Donaree is a relatively new member of King Louis XIV.'s personal bodyguard who is alarmed to find out that the love of his life, the beautiful Madame Charlotte… Read More

Book / Fantasy

January 07, 2012

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The Booksie Classic House

The Empire has stretched too far and too wide. It is a ravenous thing, clawing for ever more land without thought of the consequences. When an invasion into the secluded kingdoms of Drakea is violently repulsed, the Empire's ships are scattered across the seas, far from safety. Three strangers must… Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

Lothorian Sativa, a secretive half-elf wizard-rogue, finds himself traveling with Hoga Null, a female half-orc barbarian-cleric who is devoted to athletics, and not secretive at all, and due to an inexplicable genetic trait, looks entirely human. In spite of their differences, they must work together to survive in the deadly… Read More

Book / Science Fiction

January 10, 2010

Reads: 563

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Kermit Rattigan and Alvin Ruttledge - join them as they travel through the galaxy on opposite sides of the law, both fighting to acquire a single object that could change the course of history, for better or worse. Read More

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Comments: 6

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

When a notorious pirate comes home to claim his inheritance, he finds a courtesan's daughter and a gaggle of orphans have taken over the castle . . . and soon capture his heart as well. Jacquelyn Wren will dare anything to protect those she loves. Even a prodigal pirate. But… Read More
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