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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.
Tags: Romance, Violence, Science Fiction, Aliens, Space, Alternate Universe, Novel-Classic
Age Rating: Older than 7
Posted: Concluded:
355 KB 6814 238 9.04
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Enter the Darkness
Fantasy
Celtic Bard A Dark Wars Tale
A woman is gruesomely murdered in Cold War Germany and the only witness is her 5 year old daughter who can't remember what happened. Memories, though inaccessible to investigators, linger and change a once adorable little girl. And murder of a loved one will place that girl on the path of destiny. Odd occurrences, inexplicable enemies, and Cold War intrigue with an odd flavor alter this girl's life, shifting her from the front lines of the Cold War to the middle of the Dark Wars.
Tags: Coming of Age, Crime, Drama, Violence, Spiritual, Religion, Historical, Military, Assassins, Spies, Secret Agents, Travel, Christmas, Alternate Universe, Shapeshifters, Supernatural, Vampires, Werewolves, Angels, Demons, Monsters, Fantasy, Magic, Sports
Age Rating: Older than 13
Posted: Concluded:
534 KB 11678 348 8.56
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The Dragons of Arbor
Fantasy
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.
Tags: Alternate Universe
Age Rating: Older than 7
Posted: Concluded:
1169 KB 9208 245 8.48
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In the Darkness Falling
Fantasy
Celtic Bard A Dark Wars Tale
Alice Spencer-Killdare has settled into her new life as heiress, Knight of the Royal Victorian Order, and Left Hand of God following the events in Belfast almost five years ago. Now a student at Oxford, she splits her time between studying and fighting in dark places. But when her Uncle Eoin gets embroiled in a post-Cold War mess, suspicions abound that the mess was really aimed at her. So she finds herself a member of his party as they go to the US to set things right and find the bad guys.
Tags: Coming of Age, Romance, Crime, Politics, School, Slavery, Violence, Religion, Historical, Mystery, Assassins, Spies, Secret Agents, Alternate Universe, Supernatural, Vampires, Werewolves, Angels, Demons, Monsters, Fantasy, Dragons, Magic, Knights, Royalty
Age Rating: Older than 13
Posted: in progress Updated:
414 KB 10111 149 7.77
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A Match Made in the Hindu Kush
Fantasy
Celtic Bard A Magic at War Story
An Army sniper wakes up in a cellar smelling of goats and his own blood with no idea as to how he got there. The last thing he remembers was getting on a helo after completing his mission to take out a Taliban chief and an al-Qaeda planner. When he wakes he is cared for by a woman named Alla and her family before being sent back across the Afghan-Paki border and his life as a sniper. But even back home recovering or with his unit, his dreams are haunted by an angel. Will he ever see her again?
Tags: Romance, Violence, Historical, War, Military, Assassins, Alternate Universe, Fantasy, Magic
Age Rating: Older than 13
Posted:
57 KB 2549 215 7.68
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The Death of Love in Morristown
Fantasy
Celtic Bard A Magic at War Story
Con is back in Iraq and Shameera is being posted to the Pentagon to keep her out of harm's way. On her way to DC, Shameera decides to stop by her soon-to-be in-law's for a long talk with her love's sister about a cryptic comment Con made about why he ran so hard from her. What happened in Con's past that true love spooked him so? Is it something that will threaten his hastily bonded relationship with Shameera? She has decided she has to know the secret and only Maeve can enlighten her.
Tags: Romance, School, Military, Christmas, Alternate Universe, Fantasy, Magic, Football
Age Rating: Older than 17
Posted: Concluded:
36 KB 3270 183 7.01
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Unexpected Adventure
Fantasy
Celtic Bard A Dark Wars Tale
Edgar Laetham had enough. He had spent enough time shedding blood and losing friends for Queen and country. A chance encounter with an old friend from Australia while recovering from a wound in Bahrain a year after the First Gulf War sent his life on a different path. How different he would not know until one fateful, rain-soaked day while driving his new charge through the streets of Harrow. After that day, he knew life with Dame Alice Spencer-Killdare would never be the same. Or boring!
Tags: Crime, Violence, Alternate Universe, Shapeshifters
Age Rating: Older than 13
Posted:
31 KB 1162 86 6.73
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Rage-Part I: Me
Fantasy
Celtic Bard A Rage Story (1)
Young Michael FitzKiern was diagnosed with an odd medical condition that made his body produce a strange cocktail of chemicals that turned his fight-or-flight mechanism into something much different. Going to his geeky older brother's rescue in an afterschool fight, Michael found a natural high in his rage, and that made him something of a rage-addict. Instead of becoming a monster in a modern era where such things are frowned upon, Michael channeled his rage into something more... noble?
Tags: Violence, Addiction, Alternate Universe, Fantasy
Age Rating: Older than 17
Posted:
29 KB 2829 194 6.62
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Blythe's Machine - Genderly Challenged
Fantasy
Wandering Lanes A Blythe's Machine Story (2)
Jack and Susan have returned. home? but not home, Professor Blythe is now a woman, and Jacquline and Sam have to return them to their true home.
Tags: Military, Science Fiction, Alternate Universe, Alternate Timeline
Age Rating: Older than 7
Posted:
40 KB 1225 120 6.61
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Blythe's Machine 3
Science Fiction
Wandering Lanes A Blythe's Machine Story (3)
Jack and Susan are on the move again, but this time can 'Jack and Susan' help them or will they have to find Jack on their own! With Professor Blythe dead who can help them? Why Professor Blythe of course.
Tags: Secret Agents, Science Fiction, Alternate Universe, Alternate Timeline
Age Rating: Older than 13
Posted: Concluded:
122 KB 1346 106 6.56