Top 20 Classic Long Stories
  Name Author Description Size Dnlds Votes Score
1 Abby
Texrep Thomas Tregonney has served the railway well and faithfully. When the railway is closed, what else should he do?
For Age: Anybody
Tags: Romance, Drama, Politics, Historical
Posted: 2010-07-23 Concluded: 2010-08-24 / (Review)
1083 KB 19474 685 9.95
2 Human Phoenix
Science Fiction
Refusenik The Human Series (1)
You can’t hide from your past forever, but it’s easier if you’re a foster kid in rural West Texas. Scott MacIntyre was different in more ways than even he knew. (this was my first attempt at writing a novel)
For Age: Older than 13
Tags: Coming of Age, Crime, School, Violence, Military, Mystery, Aliens
Posted: 2012-12-08 Concluded: 2012-12-28
1478 KB 11807 414 9.95
3 Island Mine
Refusenik How far will governments go when you have something they want? All Waylon Eckermann wanted to do was to go to college and figure out the rest of his life. It wasn't going to be that easy, not even with a little extragalactic help.
For Age: Older than 17
Tags: Military, Science Fiction, Aliens, Nanotechnology
Posted: 2013-02-28 Concluded: 2013-05-11
914 KB 16935 737 9.94
4 Silver Wings
Joe J The story of a young man from high school to Vietnam.
For Age: Older than 13
Tags: Coming of Age, Romance, Humor, Historical, Military
Posted: 2010-08-04
248 KB 5744 579 9.94
5 Missions
Terriblethom Stories about different Missions in Vietnam. Unedited and entirely the Author's imagination.
For Age:
Posted: 2010-07-10 Concluded: 2011-07-23
663 KB 8589 385 9.94
6 Getting By
Science Fiction
Shakes Peer2B A story set in the Post Sickness world of Phoenicia
It has finally happened: Terrorists have unleashed an unstoppable virus upon the world. Only a very small percentage of humanity has survived. Gavin Thompson, unsatisfied with the prospect of just surviving makes plans to restore civilization as quickly as possible. This is his story. (This version is a bit longer and slightly modified from the version on SOL)
For Age: Older than 13
Tags: Science Fiction, Post Apocalyptic, Near Future, Pandemic
Posted: 2010-09-27
764 KB 12569 757 9.93
7 Uncertain Justice
Longhorn__07 An Army veteran is accused of rape and murder. He didn't do it, but fighting the system is a losing proposition. So what's a man to do?
For Age: Older than 13
Tags: Crime, Military, Bounty Hunters
Posted: 2012-11-12
1085 KB 10430 587 9.93
8 Depression Soup
TC Allen The Great Depression devastated the country. The drought, hurricanes and dust storms caused havoc across the land. This is the story of a farm boy and his family and how they coped during those terrible years.
For Age: Anybody
Tags: Historical, Young Adult, Vignettes
Posted: 2011-07-11 Concluded: 2011-08-30
524 KB 6704 274 9.93
9 A Princess of Mars
Science Fiction
Edgar Rice Burroughs A Barsoom Story (1)
John Carter, a Confederate veteran of the American Civil War, goes prospecting in Arizona immediately after the war's end. Having struck a rich vein of gold, he runs afoul of the Apaches. While attempting to evade pursuit by hiding in a sacred cave, he is mysteriously transported to Mars, called "Barsoom" by its inhabitants. Carter finds that he has great strength and superhuman agility in this new environment as a result of its lesser gravity.
For Age: Older than 7
Tags: Romance, Violence, Science Fiction, Aliens, Space, Alternate Universe, Novel-Classic
Posted: 2012-03-07 Concluded: 2012-03-13
355 KB 5000 201 9.93
10 Healing Hands of Time
Joe J Joshua loved Lindsey with all his being, so when she kicked him to the curb on their fourth anniversary he was devastated. Josh didn't think his broken heart would ever heal, but with the help of a few extraordinary women, and the healing hands of time, he discovered that life could be better than he ever imagined.
For Age:
Tags: Romance
Posted: 2010-07-14
224 KB 7245 887 9.92
11 Witch Eyes
Argon Luke Braun, computer hacker and prankster, meets Katie, his dream girl, during a night of trick and treating. One of his pranks backfires, and he loses contact to her. At another Halloween seven years later, she shows up at his door with a trick of her own that turns his life upside down. This is a decaffeinated and extended version of the 2011 Halloween Story Contest winner.
For Age: Older than 17
Tags: Romance, Crime, Humor, Halloween
Posted: 2012-12-08 Concluded: 2012-12-13
129 KB 3193 268 9.92
12 The Next Generation
Wes Boyd A Spearfish Lake/Dawnwalker Story (3)
All she ever wanted was to be normal! Her mother considered Judith to be a hopeless invalid that would have to be cared for all her life -- but then she finds a boyfriend that doesn't see her that way. With his help, she learns to be a much stronger person than anyone had ever thought she could be.
For Age: Older than 13
Tags: Coming of Age, Romance
Posted: 2010-10-06
440 KB 3226 216 9.92
13 The Shadow of the Rose
R22CoolGuy The Bard's Tales Story (2)
The second chapter in the saga of Aaron Whiterune; exiled prince, thief and assassin.
For Age: Older than 13
Tags: Assassins, Fantasy, Dragons, Witchcraft, Magic, Super Hero, Royalty
Posted: 2012-09-08
548 KB 2536 116 9.91
14 Finders Keepers
Science Fiction
Shakes Peer2B Pudgy, out of shape, divorced, and laid-off; Colin thought he had hit rock-bottom. Then came the landslide that almost sent him to his grave. In the depths of despair, miles from nowhere, he searches for a way to get back to civilization and finds that his service is required in a totally unexpected role - as the person who will save the human race from destruction.
For Age:
Tags: Aliens, Space, Nanotechnology, AI
Posted: 2010-07-13
455 KB 18840 1168 9.89
15 Finding Shelter
Jay Cantrell Mike Cavenaugh is facing 40 with an ex-wife he can't stand and a teen-aged daughter he can't begin to understand. The lone bright spot in his life is his son. Then he meets Carrie Walton in one of the unlikeliest of places.
For Age: Older than 17
Tags: Romance, Crime, Drama
Posted: 2010-09-15 Concluded: 2010-09-16
502 KB 12437 705 9.89
16 The Dragons of Arbor
Sea-Life A Worlds of Light Story (6)
More adventures on Arbor as another generation of McKessons find themselves exploring in new and unexpected directions.
For Age: Older than 7
Tags: Alternate Universe
Posted: 2011-07-30 Concluded: 2011-11-16
1169 KB 7735 204 9.89
17 The Trail West
woodmanone A Story in the The Trilogy and More Western Universe
A young man is forced to leave home to escape the ravages of war.
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Tags: Western
Posted: 2010-07-12 Concluded: 2010-07-13
478 KB 8437 584 9.88
18 For Old Times Sake
Denham Forrest Whilst on a business trip to the big city, a guy decides to take a look at the neighbourhood that he grew up in, just for old times sake.
For Age: Older than 13
Tags: Romance
Posted: 2010-09-16
96 KB 4377 530 9.88
19 The Second Hundred Years
woodmanone A Story in the The Trilogy and More Western Universe
The strange saga of James Randal begins
For Age: Anybody
Tags: Romance, Drama, Science Fiction
Posted: 2010-12-03 Concluded: 2010-12-13
269 KB 6869 528 9.88
20 Service Society Lazlo Zalezac Dexter James is fed up with his job. For ten years he has put in long hours, worked for jerks, and received no rewards for a job well done. Then one day he says no to a temporary promotion. The fallout of that one little action will change the world.
For Age: Older than 13
Tags: Workplace
Posted: 2011-07-31 Concluded: 2011-08-06
1073 KB 8533 391 9.88