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this was something i wrote a while back so please keep in mind that i'm still editing it// this short story is about a girl who finds herself in a sticky situation with her abusive father. Read More

Reads: 926

Comments: 15

Shelves: 10

The Review Chain House

A world where social class and the ability to use magic defines your future. A magical mishap bonds the two most unlikely people together. These two have to learn to deal with the contempt from each other and their peers. As well as dealing with the emotional, mental, and… Read More

Book / Fantasy

December 11, 2017

Reads: 21

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Rebecca is just eight when she learns of her powers of fire and is suddenly ostracized from the world. Now 17 Rebecca gets imprisoned for the accidental murder of a young man who had no powers which in her country is a death sentence. While awaiting her execution she… Read More

Reads: 2502

Comments: 18

Shelves: 6

The Booksie Classic House

At earth's doorstep, an extinction level event... A terrified world watches helplessly as a hostile alien race constructs a mega structure to harness the sun's energy which will be used to terra-form the moon, making it habitable for their species. Mankind names it "the Nemesis Vector". Unless the aliens… Read More

Featured Review by Murron Cain

"I wanted to wait till the end before reviewing this, as I rather like commenting on a book as a whole. I rather enjoyed this piece of writing...." Read More

Book / Fantasy

December 10, 2017

Reads: 13

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

[I'm having troubles with the formatting for this, please ignore the wonky look] On the day of his brother's coronation, Andrias Loriel becomes the High Prince of Tyr. By the evening of his brother's coronation, he's a wanted man, expelled from his palace under the cover of… Read More

Book / Fantasy

December 08, 2017

Reads: 37

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

As I say just a little project, just a way to realize my little fantasies. So, as I am honing my writing skills, all comments and critiques are appreciated. Welcome to Fantasia! PS: All the characters in the stories are real-life inspired, so you might meet them… Read More

Reads: 204

Comments: 7

Shelves: 3

The Booksie Classic House

Life sucks when you're dead. Especially, when you're dead. If there's one thing Violet Ellis has learned in her five years as a Grim Reaper, it's that a) reaping souls and sending them off to the afterlife is the worst job in existance, b) her superior and de-facto boss… Read More

Book / Fantasy

December 06, 2017

Reads: 9

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

desiree clark is a shy, 17 year old girl. Read More
the gang of the we always catch our crooks club must travel through time to save their history teacher Read More

Reads: 14

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A young awkward high school student realizes he will do almost anything to gain the attentions of a girl that's way out of his league. But when he tries something drastic a growing nightmare quickly becomes his reality. (This is only after the first edit) Read More

Reads: 12396

Comments: 58

Shelves: 20

The Booksie Classic House

What happens if life throws you off track? What if someone asks you to trust him, even though you know nothing about him? Would you trust him? Cecily is a normal student in her second year at college. Just when the next normal semester starts, she meets Ace -… Read More

Book / Romance

December 02, 2017

Reads: 6

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

poppy and ace are in love. madly and deeply in love with each other. this is a journey illustrating the virtues and vices of young love. as they navigate the confusing time of being young adults, they must learn to sacrifice the things they love, even if it is… Read More

Book / Young Adult

December 02, 2017

Reads: 0

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

When you hear the word "kidnapping", what do you think of? Sure, there are the stories of children being taken by their parent who lost custody, but if you aren't living under a rock, your mind will probably go to those click bait YouTube videos of some guy pretending… Read More

Book / Young Adult

November 30, 2017

Reads: 35

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Myra's life has been terrible as of late until one night a mysterious man approaches her in the grocery, he gives her an opportunity to make a choice that will change her life forever, but the question is, is if for better or worse? Read More
Actions have consequences. But what if those consequences got you face to face with your worst nightmare? Read More

Book / Young Adult

November 26, 2017

Reads: 139

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Hi! This is a novel I am just now starting to write. It is about a young teen, suffering from the heart-wrenching Tourette's Syndrome. I, myself, have Tourette's. Read More

Book / Young Adult

November 26, 2017

Reads: 393

Comments: 1

Shelves: 4

The Booksie Classic House

Ellie's life was nothing to be desired. After being blamed for the murder of her parents and a few other locals, she found herself on a cross-country bus trip full of other teenagers just like her: criminals with a hidden talent that got them in big trouble. Ellie soon… Read More

Short Story / Young Adult

November 26, 2017

Reads: 25

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Lia gets stuck in a place no one else can help her get out of. Read More

Reads: 83

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Sometimes we assume what we don't know. Sometimes our words have more meaning then we see. Read More
This is a short story about a relationship between a mother and a daughter, and about the day she had to say goodbye. Read More
daniel and his trusty pup scooby make their way through an apocalypse torn world. Read More
Tommy Nicks has a wild imagination. Today...that might just get the best of him. Read More
Siblings Owen and Leah graduate from Pokemon Academy and are presented with their first Pokemon! The adventure is about to begin! Read More

Book / Fantasy

November 17, 2017

Reads: 98

Comments: 6

Shelves: 4

The Booksie Classic House

Having to hide your true identity from your parents is bad enough- but when you are considered a threat to society and are being watched by the government, that is worse. Read More

Reads: 0

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Four streetwise Caribbean-American teens from Brooklyn seek fame and fortune in the gritty 1970's music scene. The band makes questionable decisions while riding the roller coaster of burgeoning fame. They struggle with finding that secluded path to certain stardom and million dollar success. Eventually, the… Read More
Sonya Love grapples with crushing grief and just anger at the death of her big brother, an innocent young Black man gunned down by a White police officer. Struggling to understand what happened, Sonya loses her joy of singing and decides to give up on her future.… Read More
The fraternal bond of twin brothers is tested by the announcement of their parents' impending divorce. Mr. and Mrs. Dareem talk tearfully of separating their teenage sons - taking one to America while leaving the other at home in Barbados. Yet despite the burdens of… Read More
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