Top 50 Long Stories This Year All Lists
  Title Author Description Size Dnlds Votes Score
1

Masi'shen Evolution
Science Fiction
Graybyrd Sequel to "Masi'shen Stranded" -- Michael Hawthorne and Dee'rah evolve to become ambassadors seeking to link two worlds across the galaxy. Earth recognizes the chance for global peace, but a corrupt American president threatens them all with nuclear nightmare as a ploy to rule the nation. Old enemies become allies, and old alliances fall apart. Will humankind survive to achieve a future in the stars?
Tags: Drama, Politics, Violence, Spiritual, Religion, Anarchism, Science Fiction, Aliens, Space
Age Rating: Older than 13
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948 KB 29543 450 8.61
2

Summer Vacation 1959 - the Rick Jackson Saga
Young Adult
Banadin 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.
Tags: Coming of Age, Travel, Novel-Classic
Age Rating: Older than 7
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174 KB 4436 177 8.06
3

A Charmed Life
Biography
The Outsider 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.
Tags: Coming of Age, Romance, School, Military, Workplace, Alternate Timeline
Age Rating: Older than 13
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1482 KB 74138 566 8.02
4

Shut Up and Drive!
Romance
Denham Forrest 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.
Tags: Romance, Melodrama
Age Rating: Older than 17
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172 KB 4227 197 7.63
5

Ever and Always Banadin Rick and Marsha wake up from advanced senility. They appear to be getting younger. They have no resources. If they live indefinitely they will see the end of America as they know it. This near term science fiction story tells of their journey and how they overcome the obstacles life has placed in front of them.
Tags: Romance, Melodrama, Science Fiction, Post Apocalyptic, Novel-Classic
Age Rating: Older than 13
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544 KB 14202 211 7.53
6

Hell Hound
Action/Adventure
Ernest Bywater '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.
Tags: Violence, War, Military, Near Future
Age Rating: Older than 13
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177 KB 3175 142 7.42
7

Play Ball!
Action/Adventure
Ernest Bywater 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
Tags: Workplace, Sports, Baseball
Age Rating: Older than 13
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393 KB 6487 178 7.38
8

Kim: Power Play
Young Adult
Ernest Bywater 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
Tags: Crime, Drama, Politics, Violence
Age Rating: Older than 13
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297 KB 6024 212 7.28
9

Will to Survive
Science Fiction
Ernest Bywater A simple training exercise with brand new fighter aircraft goes very wrong when some thieves are where they shouldn't be and get mistaken for the target drones. The resulting explosion has many consequences for everyone involved, and Will March ends up living in some turbulent times in another era. Read how Will survives those first few years which are the dangerous beginnings of his new life. 63,500 words of action adventure.
Tags: Western, Science Fiction, Time Travel
Age Rating: Older than 13
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336 KB 6034 230 7.18
10

Perhaps Love
Romance
ShadowWriter 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.
Tags: Romance
Age Rating: Anybody
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280 KB 2004 112 7.17
11

Rebirth
Action/Adventure
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?
Tags: Crime, Violence, Military
Age Rating: Older than 13
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286 KB 9557 223 7.10
12

Zombie
Action/Adventure
Ernest Bywater 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.
Tags: Crime, War, Mystery
Age Rating: Older than 13
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90 KB 1745 131 7.08
13

Tumbleweed
Western
woodmanone Following the Civil War men sometimes had to travel like a nomad to survive. Jake Hightower was just such a man.
Tags: Romance, Drama, Western
Age Rating: Older than 13
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99 KB 2239 158 7.07
14

Stand in Time
Western
Ernest Bywater A man is moving to the USA with his family. At the last minute his work won't release him from his contract early, as previously agreed. A cousin who's a close friend stands in to fill his role as father in helping the rest of the family move on the set date.When they get to the USA and the man is kidnapped by a group set on world domination. They brainwash him and send him back in time to help them bring about a different end to the War Between the States. Can one man affect their plans?
Tags: Western, Time Travel
Age Rating: Older than 13
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473 KB 5382 158 7.05
15

Destiny's Road
Young Adult
Lumpy A Destiny Saga Story (1)
Caspian Grey's life was already pretty weird, and then he started high school. He must cope with the bizarre changes in his life while trying to find the family he always wanted. A sci-fi coming of age story. (A note, there is a slow build here. Sci-Fi elements don't show up till around chapter 20)
Tags: Coming of Age, Romance, Violence, Science Fiction
Age Rating: Older than 13
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486 KB 8655 151 7.04
16

Wrong Secrets
Action/Adventure
Ernest Bywater 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.
Tags: Mystery
Age Rating: Older than 13
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66 KB 1100 105 7.02
17

Singularity
Science Fiction
Vincent Berg 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.
Tags: Science, Science Fiction, Aliens, Space
Age Rating: Anybody
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320 KB 12520 220 6.89
18

Waiting at the Bluebird
Drama
Forest Hunter 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.
Tags: Romance, Drama, Politics, Workplace
Age Rating: Older than 17
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1126 KB 15786 140 6.77
19

Life Is Change
Action/Adventure
Ernest Bywater 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.
Tags: Workplace
Age Rating: Older than 13
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255 KB 5097 189 6.71
20

The Lad Who Poked the Devil in the Eye
Science Fiction
Vincent Berg An Unwanted Visitors Story (2)
Twelve years after Earth's first encounter with aliens, they receive a return visit. Only this time, they aren't stranded and helpless. Young Otis Becker finds himself with access to information he can't explain, yet has to convince the world he can save them from alien enslavement. Hopefully Earth learned its lessons the last time. This is a slow story, so give it a chance to kick into gear. The sequel to "Stranded".
Tags: Science, Dystopian, Science Fiction, Aliens, Nanotechnology, Near Future, Young Adult
Age Rating: Older than 13
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324 KB 9107 168 6.55
21

Mallard Heir
General
Ernest Bywater 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.
Tags: Workplace
Age Rating: Older than 13
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256 KB 4244 166 6.50
22

A Good Man
Fantasy
Pars001 A story in the Mage and Magic Universe
His life was horrible, everything about it. He had a witch of a wife, no job, nothing, but all that changed one day, for the better? Who could say? Yet?
Tags: Violence, War, Assassins, Science Fiction, Shapeshifters, Supernatural, Werewolves, Demons, Monsters, Fantasy, Dwarves, Furry, Magic, Royalty
Age Rating: Older than 13
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173 KB 4023 117 6.49
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