Top 50 Long Stories This Year All Lists

1 A Charmed Life

Will you be content to drift from situation to situation, to sail the course charted for you by others, or will you take charge of your life and chart your own course? For Jeff Knox, a teenager about to start high school in Enfield, Massachusetts, choosing to take charge of his life will affect more lives than just his own.

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Biography
Tags: Coming of Age, Romance, School, Military, Workplace, Alternate Timeline
Downloads: 77533| Votes: 643 | Score: 8.06
Size: 1483KB | Posted: Concluded:

2 Summer Vacation 1959 - the Rick Jackson Saga

A continuation of Rick Jackson coming of age. It is recommended that Summer Vacation 1958 and Ninth Grade be read first. Remember it is all true, give or take a lie or two.

Age Rating: Older than 7 | Genre: Young Adult
Tags: Coming of Age, Travel, Novel-Classic
Downloads: 5403| Votes: 212 | Score: 7.98
Size: 174KB | Posted: Concluded:

3 A Tyler Christmas

A Christmas Story
Two wounded people. Will they find a way?

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Drama
Tags: Romance, Drama
Downloads: 1867| Votes: 110 | Score: 7.74
Size: 245KB | Posted: Concluded:

4 Shut Up and Drive!

A Story in the Spider and Fly Universe
A guy with a questionable reputation, spots a female he doesn't expect to see in a bar that has an even worse reputation.

Age Rating: Older than 17 | Genre: Romance
Tags: Romance, Melodrama
Downloads: 4779| Votes: 225 | Score: 7.58
Size: 172KB | Posted: Concluded:

5 Play Ball!

Due to family matters a teen boy moves to the USA, where he learns to play, and like playing, baseball. He works hard and enjoys his baseball. To him it's a fun sport, but he can't resist when they offering him good money to play professional baseball. However, there's one problem, few paid ball players are true professionals. He must choose between playing in a situation he doesn't like, or walking away from good money, and playing where he likes to play for the fun. 74,200 words

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Action/Adventure
Tags: Workplace, Sports, Baseball
Downloads: 7043| Votes: 196 | Score: 7.47
Size: 395KB | Posted: Concluded:

6 Kim: Power Play

Kim is badly injured in an incident at school, an accident that should never have happened. He's a teenage boy with a reputation of being an unstoppable force that always gets things done. Recovering from injuries that should have been fatal he lives 'in interesting times' as he sets out to prove the doctors wrong. He's determined he'll walk again; if his powerful enemies let him live that long. 55,500 words of drama and action

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Young Adult
Tags: Crime, Drama, Politics, Violence
Downloads: 6677| Votes: 238 | Score: 7.29
Size: 297KB | Posted: Concluded:

7 Hell Hound

'Once a Marine, always a Marine.' was the code he lived by. His dictionary had no definition for 'impossible:' an exceptional man who wouldn't let his superiors stop him from doing what he saw as his duty, even if it's by himself after being retired. The story is told by his niece who's concerned about how the authorities are trying to rewrite his life for their own purposes.

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Action/Adventure
Tags: Violence, War, Military, Near Future
Downloads: 3573| Votes: 154 | Score: 7.26
Size: 177KB | Posted: Concluded:

8 Perhaps Love

Hawaii is the vacation destination for a widower and his young daughter. They thought they were there to see whales and do some sightseeing. That all changed when Rachel crossed their path.

Age Rating: Anybody | Genre: Romance
Tags: Romance
Downloads: 2203| Votes: 118 | Score: 7.20
Size: 280KB | Posted: Concluded:

9 Nothing I Can Do About It Now

A Story in the Spider and Fly Universe
A guy bumming his life away as the skipper of a tourist boat on a small Caribbean island, gets his life turned upside down, and not for the first time.

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Romance
Tags: Pulp Classic
Downloads: 2921| Votes: 142 | Score: 7.16
Size: 383KB | Posted: Concluded:

10 Rebirth

by Lumpy

John Taylor (1)
John Taylor walked out of the desert a different man than he was going in. After three years of torture Taylor is now an ex-soldier with a life in shambles facing a world that gave him up for dead and moved on in his absence. Taylor is forced to pick up the pieces when he steps in to help an outgunned Federal Marshal against unknown assailants. Now Taylor is on the run and saddled with a witness marked for death. Can saving the witness's life give Taylor back his own?

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Action/Adventure
Tags: Crime, Violence, Military
Downloads: 10032| Votes: 247 | Score: 7.15
Size: 286KB | Posted: Concluded:

11 Wrong Secrets

Old chapels. alien bases, protected ancient secrets - fiction, fantasy, myth, or legend? An ethical investigator travels to Scotland to research if a secret alien base is beneath a curiously decorated chapel. He uncovers centuries old hidden mysteries, and signs a contract not to tell about them, but publishes his findings, anyway.

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Action/Adventure
Tags: Mystery
Downloads: 1296| Votes: 114 | Score: 7.12
Size: 66KB | Posted:

12 Zombie

An Australian soldier is killed in Afghanistan. Years later a young girl is abducted near her school in a rural Australian town. A strange man in worn Army camos discovers her. She has a rare blood group and is bleeding to death. It's a race against time. The local community helps by donating blood; neighbours and strangers are determined to help her. A nearby Army base also helps the daughter of a respected officer who died in Afghanistan. While she's in hospital there are strange incidents.

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Action/Adventure
Tags: Crime, War, Mystery
Downloads: 1948| Votes: 142 | Score: 7.07
Size: 90KB | Posted: Concluded:

13 Singularity

An experimental NASA flight goes horribly and the unlucky pilot wakes up unhurt, back home. Struggling to discover what happened, Eric Morgan returns to NASA prepared to face a thousand questions. Is he still human or a new species? Eric encountered something in the dead of space which left him forever changed. Testifying at a Congressional subcommittee, he inspires fear and hope. As the danger mounts, the rest of the world won't allow him to walk away.

Age Rating: Anybody | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Science, Science Fiction, Aliens, Space
Downloads: 12761| Votes: 229 | Score: 7.00
Size: 320KB | Posted: Concluded:

14 The Mission

A story in the Time Travel Adventures Universe
For years Charles had hid as far from women as he could, then a chance encounter with trouble brought her to him. Now he had to not only save her and her kingdom but his self as well. Problem is her Kingdom is thousands of years in the past!

Age Rating: Older than 17 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Politics, Violence, Science, Military, Assassins, Spies, Science Fiction, Time Travel, Aliens, Space, Futuristic, Alternate Timeline, Clones
Downloads: 5251| Votes: 125 | Score: 6.90
Size: 195KB | Posted: Concluded:

15 Survivor

A 10 year old boy survives a car crash where his family is killed. He goes to live on his maternal grandfather's ranch on the Texas / Mexican border with some of his retired Army buddies. But life there has some serious issues due to drug smugglers being angry about having their shipments destroyed by those at the ranch. Pat grows up fast while learning to be quick and accurate with a gun. - 51,400 words of adventure.

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Action/Adventure
Tags: Coming of Age, Crime, Violence
Downloads: 4343| Votes: 206 | Score: 6.89
Size: 273KB | Posted: Concluded:

16 Waiting at the Bluebird

Roxie, has had many men. Cal has never been lucky with women. Roxie says his problem is that "he doesn't know how to howl at the moon". She's from wrong side of the tracks and waitressing at the Bluebird Diner. Cal, a farmer's son, is a lawyer and politician. A bachelor, he often takes his meals there, where small town politics are always on the menu. Their lives intersect amid a struggle against political corruption.

Age Rating: Older than 17 | Genre: Drama
Tags: Romance, Drama, Politics, Workplace
Downloads: 16213| Votes: 150 | Score: 6.89
Size: 1126KB | Posted: Concluded:

17 Life Is Change

No good turn goes unpunished. There's nothing so constant in life as change. Shortly after finishing his university exams Smoky Grey learns these two sayings are true. His life and plans are totally changed by an encounter in the university car-park. For the next few years his life is one change after another. Some of them being ones he initiates. He's a catalyst for changes to improve the lives of many people. - 48,100 words.

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Action/Adventure
Tags: Workplace
Downloads: 5857| Votes: 214 | Score: 6.87
Size: 255KB | Posted: Concluded:

18 Santa

A Christmas Story
John was alone, though a good man life was almost pointless to him. A sudden storm traps him in the snow, then things get interesting!

Age Rating: Anybody
Tags: Fan Fiction, Christmas, Time Travel, Supernatural, Elves, Magic
Downloads: 1431| Votes: 102 | Score: 6.47
Size: 80KB | Posted: Concluded:

19 Mallard Heir

A man just out of university inherits a trust in the USA. He has to live in the house it owns, but first he has to make it livable. He also has to worry about some old feuds in place in this rural valley in the Appalachian mountains. He has to survive his first weeks in the mountains, and in doing so he finds a wife and partner for life while they deal with old feuds and the local weather. 48,700 words.

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: General
Tags: Workplace
Downloads: 5003| Votes: 203 | Score: 6.46
Size: 256KB | Posted: Concluded:

20 The Cuckoo's Progeny

A Not-Quite Human Story (1)
Al and Betty have peculiar skills which set them apart, and which leads them to search for others like them. As they discover who they might be, they become alienated from friends, family and humanity in general. They must discover who they are and where they belong, as there no room for them in their world. Between walking into disasters, ungrateful rescues and government agents tracking their every movement, they're searching for a way out and a way home, wherever that might be.

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Science Fiction, Space, AI
Downloads: 7734| Votes: 131 | Score: 6.46
Size: 372KB | Posted: Concluded: