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Finders Keepers by 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.

Age Rating: Anybody
Tags: Aliens, Space, Nanotechnology, AI
| Votes: 1466 | Score: 9.00
Size: 455KB | Posted:
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Bones by Edgar Wallace

It is a time when the major world powers are vying for colonial honors, a time of ju-ju, witch doctors, and an uneasy peace with Bosambo, impressive chief of the Ochori. When Commissioner Sanders goes on leave, the trusty Lieutenant Hamilton takes over administration of the African territories. However, yet again, the trouble-prone Francis Augustus Tibbetts , known as 'Bones', while meaning to assist, only manages to spread his own unique style of innocent and endearing mischief.

Age Rating: Anybody | Genre: Action/Adventure
Tags: Novel-Classic
| Votes: - | Score: -
Size: 328KB | Posted:
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Robledo Mountain by Kraken

Paul McAllister wants nothing more than to put the wars, cancer, and death of his wife behind him as he numbly glides into his final years doing the only thing he still enjoys - selling weapons and his services as a gunsmith on the gun show circuit of the American southwest. Driving down the road in the Mesilla Valley of southern New Mexico Paul loses consciousness while returning home from a gun show. An hour later, he awakens, finding himself swept away on the tides of time.
Added Chapters 29-31

in progress Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Western
Tags: Historical, Western, Science Fiction, Time Travel
| Votes: 128 | Score: 8.59
Size: 981KB | Downloads: 5866 | Posted: | Updated:
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Kraken : ROBLEDO MOUNTAIN: Chapters 29 through 31 Submitted

It seems that somethings besides my new chapter postings come in groups of three. This time it was Hurricane Florence, the Flu, and Hurricane Michael. Oddly enough we had more damage from the remains ... more
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The Brylcreem Boy by The Heartbreak Kid

A simple romance set in the closing months of World War Two.

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Romance
Tags: Romance, Historical, War, Military
| Votes: - | Score: -
Size: 33KB | Posted:
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World War: Campaign for Eastland by Lazlo Zalezac

A Jade Force of Misera Story (13)
The IFN has been defeated on the continent of Surprise. This does not mean the war is over. The IFN starts staging troops on the continent of Eastland in preparation for an invasion of Surprise. The Jade Empire doesn't believe in letting an enemy get prepared or organized well enough to fight.
Added Chapter 5

in progress Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Action/Adventure
Tags: War, Military
| Votes: 56 | Score: 8.79
Size: 153KB | Downloads: 2013 | Posted: | Updated:
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Sam by Pars001

A man is taken then returned. He's not the same or is he? Now with a lot of questions he leaves earth to search for the only other one like himself, so far.
Added Chapter 14

in progress Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Crime, Drama, Violence, War, Workplace, Mystery, Assassins, Spies, Science Fiction, Aliens, Space, Near Future, Extra Sensory Perception, Super Hero
| Votes:   | Score:  
Size: 260KB | Downloads: 4029 | Posted: | Updated:
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A Thousand Years of Peace! Book 2 by A Carpenter's Son

The sons of John Taylor go out to bring Mexico, Cuba and other nearby countries into the New United States.
Added Chapter 15

in progress Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Action/Adventure
Tags: Coming of Age, Romance, Military, Science Fiction, Post Apocalyptic, Fantasy
| Votes: 45 | Score: 7.53
Size: 464KB | Downloads: 3195 | Posted: | Updated:
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Those Dagenham Days by The Heartbreak Kid

A love that was lost and then found.

Age Rating: Anybody | Genre: General
Tags: Romance
| Votes: 19 | Score: 7.02
Size: 23KB | Posted:
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Hikari Okami: Kitsune Series by lolahrunda

Hikari is a Kitsune, member of the mighty demon fox race. He is also a royal, born heir to the powerful nine tail demon fox. He is soon betrayed and captured with no means of escape. His hope is restored by the appearance of a reincarnated priestess. Miyako is a human who stumbled upon Hikari, not knowing of her own past incarnation. They form a close bond, but Hikari still isn't sure if Miyako is enemy or friend, destiny or downfall.
Added Chapter 14
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in progress Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Fantasy
Tags: Romance, Historical, Assassins, Futuristic, Shapeshifters, Demons, Fantasy, Magic, Young Adult
| Votes: 10 | Score: 6.04
Size: 18KB | Downloads: 930 | Posted: | Updated:
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Laeon-hwel by lolahrunda

Da-eun a gifted college student from a long line of Jikininki. Together with similarly smart friends, they face danger while trying to enjoy the Halloween season.
Added Chapter 2

in progress Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Fantasy
Tags: Horror, Cannibalism, Halloween, Supernatural, Demons, Monsters, Fantasy, Young Adult
| Votes: - | Score: -
Size: 5KB | Downloads: 143 | Posted: | Updated:
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Lost Empire by Pars001

A man with a past, not tied to anyone makes a startling discovery that changes his life and his perceptions of it.
Added Chapter 63

in progress Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Violence, Science, Military, Pirates, Science Fiction, Time Travel, Aliens, Space, Futuristic, Nanotechnology, AI
| Votes:   | Score:  
Size: 1522KB | Downloads: 43386 | Posted: | Updated:
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Kraken : ROBLEDO MOUNTAIN: Chapters 26 through 28 Submitted

After a rather lengthy hiatus caused by the Flu and Hurricane Florence I'm finally back. The next three chapters of the story have been submitted to the moderators and should be posted soon. My thanks to you for the emails of concern and encouragement while I was MIA.
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Success Inc. (Murder on Wall Street) by screamjack

Max Success, one of the most successful algorithmic traders on Wall Street is found dead in his office by his wife Avery. Tony Weatherman, the largest institutional investor in New York's commodity speculative space seeks the best hedge fund to invest $500 million. Gillian Bear is a freshman at NYU seeking an internship that will make her dreams come true. The three of them will soon be witness to an event, triggered by one of them, that will transform the world of Commodities Trading forever.

Age Rating: Anybody | Genre: Thriller
Tags: Crime, Drama, Violence, Workplace, Mystery, Spies
| Votes: 28 | Score: 6.10
Size: 28KB | Posted:
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S.H.E.I.L.A by Pars001

A man is hunted for what he has created.
Added Chapter 17

in progress Age Rating: Older than 7 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Politics, Violence, Science, Secret Agents, Travel, Science Fiction, Futuristic, Nanotechnology, Near Future
| Votes:   | Score:  
Size: 312KB | Downloads: 5046 | Posted: | Updated:
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The Balcony by James Foley

Can a wild girl force her socialite friend to marry the man the wild girl loves?

Age Rating: Older than 17 | Genre: Romance
Tags: Drama
| Votes: 13 | Score: 4.75
Size: 8KB | Posted:
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World War: Campaign for Eastland by Lazlo Zalezac

A Jade Force of Misera Story (13)
The IFN has been defeated on the continent of Surprise. This does not mean the war is over. The IFN starts staging troops on the continent of Eastland in preparation for an invasion of Surprise. The Jade Empire doesn't believe in letting an enemy get prepared or organized well enough to fight.

in progress Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Action/Adventure
Tags: War, Military
| Votes: 56 | Score: 8.79
Size: 153KB | Posted:
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Laeon-hwel by lolahrunda

Da-eun a gifted college student from a long line of Jikininki. Together with similarly smart friends, they face danger while trying to enjoy the Halloween season.

in progress Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Fantasy
Tags: Horror, Cannibalism, Halloween, Supernatural, Demons, Monsters, Fantasy, Young Adult
| Votes: - | Score: -
Size: 5KB | Posted:
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World War: Campaign for Surprise by Lazlo Zalezac

A Jade Force of Misera Story (12)
The International Federation of Nations just had to do it. A committee on War Crimes declared Pen Sada a war criminal. When Jade Force and the nation of Misera won't turn her over for trial, there's only one thing the IFN can do, and that is to declare war on Misera.
Added Chapter 7 (final)

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Action/Adventure
Tags: Politics, War, Military
| Votes: 100 | Score: 8.70
Size: 195KB | Downloads: 3906 | Posted: | Concluded:
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therev reviewed Tiger Fleet

An interesting concept of the old 'young person makes good', and a 'rags to riches' story. A young man who wished to bet... more
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Tiger Fleet by Westernman

Jason started out as a farm boy and ends up owning a fleet of spaceships. This is his story.

Age Rating: Anybody | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Rags to Riches, Science Fiction, Aliens, Space
| Votes: 117 | Score: 7.15
Size: 45KB | Posted:
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Kraken : ROBLEDO MOUNTAIN: Chapters 22 through 25 Submitted

This weeks chapters have been submitted to the moderators and should be posted soon. For those in the US please enjoy the Labor Day holiday and stay safe.
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A Carpenter's Son : Chapter Nine of Book 2 has just been submitted to Finestories

Enjoy. Many Blessings!
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The Wooden O by The Heartbreak Kid

My first story submitted on this site. This story features no sex, some non-sexual nudity, and some of that soppy, sentimental stuff that some of you may like-okay, me too!

Age Rating: Older than 17 | Genre: Romance
Tags: Romance
| Votes: 28 | Score: 7.14
Size: 51KB | Posted:
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Kraken : Chapters 19 through 21 Submitted

Just submitted them so they should be up shortly.
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A Carpenter's Son : A Thousand Years of Peace. Book 1 and 2.

Both books have been finished and edited several times. Book three is also near completion. Look for a new release every Friday.
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Madazine by Scriptorius

This is a collection of zany stories ranging from 300 to 1,600 words in length. The first one is preceded by an introduction to the Madazine staff.
Added Chapter 77

in progress Age Rating: Anybody
Tags: Humor
| Votes: 18 | Score: 6.70
Size: 353KB | Downloads: 3531 | Posted: | Updated:
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Kraken : OOPS!

Not sure how, but the Prologue didn't make it into the first submission set. I've submitted it for posting and hope to see it soon. ______________________________________ This is my first effort a ... more
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Robledo Mountain by Kraken

Paul McAllister wants nothing more than to put the wars, cancer, and death of his wife behind him as he numbly glides into his final years doing the only thing he still enjoys - selling weapons and his services as a gunsmith on the gun show circuit of the American southwest. Driving down the road in the Mesilla Valley of southern New Mexico Paul loses consciousness while returning home from a gun show. An hour later, he awakens, finding himself swept away on the tides of time.

in progress Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Western
Tags: Historical, Western, Science Fiction, Time Travel
| Votes: 128 | Score: 8.59
Size: 981KB | Posted:
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The Richard Jackson Saga: Tenth Grade by Banadin

Coming of age in the late 1950's.
Added Chapter 13

in progress Age Rating: Anybody
Tags: Coming of Age, Young Adult
| Votes: 323 | Score: 8.48
Size: 738KB | Downloads: 22717 | Posted: | Updated:
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The Inheritance by UtIdArWa

A military vet inherits a dream house. But others want it too.

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Suspense
Tags: Puzzles, Drama, Military
| Votes: 279 | Score: 7.50
Size: 108KB | Posted:
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Midnight Moonlight Mystery by James Foley

Midnight on a moonlit shore: a young lady in trouble. She is undecided between two guys: a shy professor and a bold drifter.

Age Rating: Anybody | Genre: Romance
Tags: Drama
| Votes: 14 | Score: 6.52
Size: 7KB | Posted:
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The Importance of Being Ernest Hemingway by James Foley

A novice writer is publishing his novice novel. Rich girl wants him a wealthy writer. Best girl wants him a great writer. Which girl wins?

Age Rating: Anybody | Genre: Action/Adventure
Tags: Romance
| Votes: 11 | Score: 5.89
Size: 12KB | Posted:
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World War: Campaign for Surprise by Lazlo Zalezac

A Jade Force of Misera Story (12)
The International Federation of Nations just had to do it. A committee on War Crimes declared Pen Sada a war criminal. When Jade Force and the nation of Misera won't turn her over for trial, there's only one thing the IFN can do, and that is to declare war on Misera.

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Action/Adventure
Tags: Politics, War, Military
| Votes: 100 | Score: 8.70
Size: 195KB | Posted:
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Nobody Likes Palarma by Lazlo Zalezac

A Jade Force of Misera Story (11)
The Enforcers of God are causing problems in Palarma. Jade Force is hired to put an end to their reign of terror.
Added Chapter 7 (final)

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Action/Adventure
Tags: War, Military
| Votes: 98 | Score: 8.19
Size: 147KB | Downloads: 3633 | Posted: | Concluded:
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The Outsider : Wow

I just returned home from vacation and the reception AGAD garnered over the past week is overwhelming. Thank you all so very much. For those who posted in the public comments section, or those who e ... more
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The Outsider : Fade To Black

A Glass, and Darkly ended with today's submission. It's been a good ride. My thanks go out to everyone who read the story, voted on it, and/or commented on it. Whether you did one or all of those, i ... more
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A Glass, and Darkly by The Outsider

An Enfield Undrowned Story (2)
Terrorist rage pierces the heart of the United States in a shocking and brutal attack. The attack jolts the country from its naïveté in one, horrifying instant; Jeff Knox, his family, friends, and neighbors are shaken from their comfortable lives in that same moment. How does a nation of three hundred million respond and how does it change one man?
Added Chapter 25 (final)

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Biography
Tags: Romance, War, Military, Workplace, Alternate Timeline
| Votes: 323 | Score: 8.86
Size: 906KB | Downloads: 25966 | Posted: | Concluded:
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Victoria Desperado's Mansion of Despair by James Foley

Her boldness blinded her to what lawfulness requires. Beautiful and tragic, she paid the full price.

Age Rating: Anybody | Genre: Action/Adventure
Tags: Romance
| Votes: 18 | Score: 6.36
Size: 11KB | Posted:
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The Corvette Road Rally by Banadin

A short story inspired by the many emails I received about Corvettes not having a backseat.

Age Rating: Anybody
Tags: Horror
| Votes: 31 | Score: 6.39
Size: 6KB | Posted:
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Banadin : Corvettes Backseat

I have had so many emails about Corvettes not having a backseat that it inspired a very short story. BTW all the emails were sent in the right spirit and were appreciated, all one hundred and sixty two of them. Ed
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The Man on the Ground by Robert E. Howard

A feud is finally settled. In the public domain.

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Western
Tags: Western, Pulp Classic
| Votes: 57 | Score: 6.62
Size: 12KB | Posted:
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Banadin : Chapter 10 has been corrected

Updated Chapter 10 with my eagle eyed readers findings.
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A Rainy Southern Night by James Foley

The first meeting of a girl and guy from different social backgrounds, with hints of some prior connection as yet unrevealed.

Age Rating: Anybody | Genre: Romance
Tags: Romance, Drama
| Votes: 17 | Score: 6.19
Size: 4KB | Posted:
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A Justice Provider's Tale by Vanessa Ravencroft

Stand alone, one shot in the Galactic Chronicles Universe.

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Mystery, Bounty Hunters, Science Fiction, Aliens, Space, Futuristic, Nanotechnology, Robots
| Votes: 30 | Score: 7.35
Size: 213KB | Posted:
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Hairball by Vanessa Ravencroft

Hairball A story in the Galacric Chronicles Universe Universe © 2018 by Vanessa Ravencroft

Age Rating: Anybody | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Science Fiction, Aliens, Futuristic, Extra Sensory Perception
| Votes: 26 | Score: 6.37
Size: 15KB | Posted:
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Nobody Likes Palarma by Lazlo Zalezac

A Jade Force of Misera Story (11)
The Enforcers of God are causing problems in Palarma. Jade Force is hired to put an end to their reign of terror.

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Action/Adventure
Tags: War, Military
| Votes: 98 | Score: 8.19
Size: 147KB | Posted:
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Happiness Happens by James Foley

He loved a girl whose sister loved him, so the girl he loved wouldn't love him. But now he's home from the war and everything's changed

Age Rating: Anybody | Genre: Romance
Tags: Romance
| Votes: 44 | Score: 6.40
Size: 10KB | Posted:
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Cat Fight by Pars001

A Man with a lot of bad luck, suddenly finds he is more than he thought.
Added Chapter 30 (final)

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Violence, Military, Assassins, Spies, Secret Agents, Travel, Science Fiction, Aliens, Space, Futuristic, Royalty
| Votes:   | Score:  
Size: 544KB | Downloads: 7541 | Posted: | Concluded:
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Going to War by Lazlo Zalezac

A Jade Force of Misera Story (10)
The Sumar/Desera War is heating up. More refugees are fleeing the war zone and Jade Force remains responsible for them. Someone has to end the war and who better than Jade Force.
Added Chapter 5 (final)

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Action/Adventure
Tags: War, Military
| Votes: 106 | Score: 8.20
Size: 114KB | Downloads: 2429 | Posted: | Concluded: