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1 A Princess of Mars

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.

Age Rating: Older than 7 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Romance, Violence, Science Fiction, Aliens, Space, Alternate Universe, Novel-Classic
Downloads: 7103| Votes: 243 | Score: 9.01
Size: 355KB | Posted: Concluded:

2 Enter the Darkness

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.

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Fantasy
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
Downloads: 12011| Votes: 366 | Score: 8.57
Size: 534KB | Posted: Concluded:

3 The Dragons of Arbor

A Worlds of Light Story (6)
More adventures on Arbor as another generation of McKessons find themselves exploring in new and unexpected directions.

Age Rating: Older than 7 | Genre: Fantasy
Tags: Alternate Universe
Downloads: 9566| Votes: 251 | Score: 8.49
Size: 1169KB | Posted: Concluded:

4 In the Darkness Falling

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.

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Fantasy
Tags: Coming of Age, Romance, Crime, Politics, School, Slavery, Violence, Religion, Historical, War, Mystery, Assassins, Spies, Secret Agents, Alternate Universe, Shapeshifters, Supernatural, Vampires, Werewolves, Angels, Demons, Monsters, Fantasy, Dragons, Witchcraft, Magic, Knights, Royalty
Downloads: 11984| Votes: 184 | Score: 7.94
Size: 488KB | Posted: in progress Updated:

5 A Match Made in the Hindu Kush

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?

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Fantasy
Tags: Romance, Violence, Historical, War, Military, Assassins, Alternate Universe, Fantasy, Magic
Downloads: 2739| Votes: 228 | Score: 7.63
Size: 57KB | Posted:

6 The Death of Love in Morristown

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.

Age Rating: Older than 17 | Genre: Fantasy
Tags: Romance, School, Military, Christmas, Alternate Universe, Fantasy, Magic, Football
Downloads: 3447| Votes: 189 | Score: 7.08
Size: 36KB | Posted: Concluded:

7 Unexpected Adventure

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!

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Fantasy
Tags: Crime, Violence, Alternate Universe, Shapeshifters
Downloads: 1421| Votes: 109 | Score: 7.00
Size: 31KB | Posted:

8 Blythe's Machine - Genderly Challenged

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.

Age Rating: Older than 7 | Genre: Fantasy
Tags: Military, Science Fiction, Alternate Universe, Alternate Timeline
Downloads: 1280| Votes: 123 | Score: 6.67
Size: 40KB | Posted:

9 An Abridged History of the Order

A Dark Wars Tale
Alexandra McKiernan is a Warrior of the Almighty, a Knight of the Faith, the Left Hand of God. The Order has been the servants and allies of her predecessors since the time of the Apostles. But from whence came this Order of warriors and holy men, wizards and scholars? This is a quick peek behind the light of the world into the Darkness the Order has fought for almost 2,000 years. Learn the truth concealed behind the veil which hides the battles waged in the Dark Wars of Human History.

Age Rating: Anybody | Genre: Fantasy
Tags: Spiritual, Religion, Historical, Military, Assassins, Secret Agents, Alternate Universe, Supernatural, Vampires, Werewolves, Angels, Demons, Ghosts, Monsters, Fantasy
Downloads: 2677| Votes: 110 | Score: 6.62
Size: 74KB | Posted: Concluded:

10 Blythe's Machine 3

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.

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Secret Agents, Science Fiction, Alternate Universe, Alternate Timeline
Downloads: 1392| Votes: 108 | Score: 6.59
Size: 122KB | Posted: Concluded: