Victorian_era stories, books, poems, and more

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An explorer in 1800's Louisiana discovers a house with a young woman with a dark secret, in which he begins to discover slowly and then is haunted by that secret. Read More
Emmaline, a poor farm girl, leaves her home of sixteen years in the small town of Chiseldon, England for the Braunstone Estate to become a servant. Determined to help her family and secretly hoping to find the same strong love that has touched her family for generations, Emmaline finds her… Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

Mercy was once quite the creator, building the most astonishing machines and devices; but when something goes terribly wrong, Mercy discontinues his constant works of art...until a lovely young woman comes along to bring his dormant world to life. Read More
A small country named Anastasia was once ruled by an admirable king and queen, whom is later murdered by someone they both trusted. The king and queen had a baby boy, named Lucifer, who later escapes the killer unharmed. After years past, someone ends up stumbling on a missing piece… Read More
Lucille Moore only see's her traveling father occasionally. She left with her older cousin. One day he brings along a man and his married sister. Lucille at first is to selfish to share her secrets with this girl until they become friends... Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

This poem is set in the Victorian Era with a dark/supernatural twist to it. I use to love playing my clarinet, but my anxiety and depression took that away from me. Read More
this was awarded as "short story i would have read if it was a novel" by myheartisaradio, so why not? Read More
Dare/Mangus/Benedict is hardly struggling in the 21st century where everyone is strange in their own way. He lives with several identities so that he can go around with different jobs and simply delete an identity if that life gets too difficult. The nagging feeling that someone's still after him to… Read More
Sherlock Holmes and Doctor Watson are called to examine the case of Jack the Ripper. It proves to be the most horrifying and difficult case they have ever encountered. Carefully weaved fictional characters into actual historical events. Warning: Graphic descriptions and theories. Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

Set in Whitechapel, London: 1888. Short Story. "Following tonight, words of him shall hang on every last citizen’s lips. He shall haunt the newspapers and bring fear to every man, woman and child at the mere thought of him. Tonight marks his beginning as 'Jack the Ripper...'" Read More
This is the first part in a, so far, three part story set in Victorian Era London. It's a nonsensical story following a cat and a dog, who are intellectual gentlemen searching for good conversation. This type of nonsensical writing was inspired by reading Alice's Adventures in Wonderland and Through… Read More

Book / Young Adult

August 26, 2008

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The Booksie Classic House

Hey there,my name's Ella. My whole family,(mom, dad, fraternal twin Cody and little sister Lizzy) just moved into this incredibly old house that my dad inherited from my great aunt, who I've never met. It's so boring here-that is, until I discovered the secret of my Great Aunt Felicity's legacy... Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

Years can change the way one is, does and loves . . . Adele Rose Wintershide is a young girl growing up in the tumults of London society during 1858. With an escaped Indain girl, who was previously Indrakshi now Isabelle, they are stolen away by some mysterious Indian gypsies.… Read More
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