Reggie can't stand his new stepbrother Ian, particularly because he's oblivious to social cues. But when Ian starts acting weirder and weirder...Reggie can't help but investigate why. I have a copy of this story published on Wattpad as well, under a different name of “oblivious” rather than “The Orphan Boy”. You can search me on Wattpad, my username is Langston_McArthur both there and here.
There is a beautiful peasant woman whose beauty inspired men from all over to lay jewels and riches at her feet. The men come and go but the jewels they leave behind will last forever. Now, tired of the weight and burden of these jewels which she refuses to sell, she seeks a suitable companion to share the weight of these precious jewels until one day, she comes to realize the true cause of her burdens.
Young detective from New Orleans, Louisiana, Embry Clark is transferred to New York City where a large criminal gang reeks havoc on the city and its people by abducting 7 year old boys into their gang to teach them their ways. Clark does everything in her power to gather information on them to bring them to justice and stop their organization without the help of the police. Clark soon meets the leader's son, Nicolo Russo, who has a soft spot for the young detective. Although he tries to get her uninvolved, the stubborn young woman doesn't listen and puts herself in danger.