Lumpy: Stories

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Hope you guys enjoy my stories. Reviews, comments, emails and etc. really appreciated.

The genre's I enjoy the most are sci-fi and mystery/thriller, and I plan to write both, plus the occasional romance story.

If you're interested in sneak peaks at new stories and WIP or getting stories early, check out my author website (in profile above).

Displaying stories 1 through 10 of 18

1 Burying the Past

John Taylor (4)
John Taylor had finally gotten his life put back together. He was living with his girlfriend, FBI Agent Loretta Whitaker, and was in the process of adopting the girl who'd returned with him from Russia. He had put the past behind him. or so he thought. Qasim, the man who'd held him in the desert for three years and tortured him every day, was back and in the US. Now Taylor must stop him from committing his next act of Terror. Can Taylor bury his past once and for all?(New Posts Every Sat)

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Thriller
Tags: Crime, Politics, Violence
Downloads: 10124 | Votes: 194 | Score: 8.26
Size: 411KB | 79,199 words | Posted: Concluded:

2 Danger Close

John Taylor (7)
When an army base in west Texas has a series of thefts and murders that threaten to derail military budget negotiations, the new president sends Taylor and Whitaker to find the culprits and quietly end the situation before it can become public knowledge. When they arrive, however, the pair finds that theirs is not the first investigation into the situation and that the previous attempts to stop the thefts failed because of criminals on the inside.

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Thriller
Tags: Crime, Violence, Military, Mystery
Downloads: 8833 | Votes: 118 | Score: 8.47
Size: 349KB | 67,705 words | Posted: Concluded:

3 Destiny Interlude: a Summer Cruise

A Destiny Saga Story (3)
A Destiny Saga Short Story. After a long year Caspian and his family decide to take a relaxing summer cruise through the Caribbean. Sadly, it seems things never go as they are planned for Caspian. His summer vacation is interrupted when some new friends need a helping hand.

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Coming of Age, Romance, Crime, Violence, Travel, Science Fiction
Downloads: 4437 | Votes: 210 | Score: 7.34
Size: 77KB | 15,474 words | Posted: Concluded:

4 Destiny's Road

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)

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Young Adult
Tags: Coming of Age, Romance, Violence, Science Fiction
Downloads: 18065 | Votes: 384 | Score: 7.83
Size: 480KB | 94,411 words | Posted: Concluded:

5 Election Day

John Taylor (6)
On the eve of the election, a religious fanatic begins threatening one of the candidates, resulting in the death of a Secret Service Agent when things escalate beyond simple threats. Taylor and Whitaker are tasked with finding the maniac before he can kill anyone else, including possibly the future President of the United States. The Secret Service, who don't approve of Taylors unorthodox methods, force the pair to once again work outside the system to accomplish their goal.

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Action/Adventure
Tags: Crime, Violence
Downloads: 7903 | Votes: 123 | Score: 8.51
Size: 330KB | 63,138 words | Posted: Concluded:

6 Extraction

John Taylor (8)
An old love's husband and a team from the defense contractor Northbridge have been taken hostage in Somalia and the company is refusing to pay the ransom. Instead, a rescue mission is planned and Taylor is suspicious of the real motivations behind the rescue and the men picked to attempt it. With help from his old flame, Taylor gets a spot on the rescue team, where he must face hostile warlords and an even more hostile allies, all while finding out what Northbridge is hiding.

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Thriller
Tags: Crime, Violence, Military
Downloads: 7286 | Votes: 110 | Score: 8.26
Size: 344KB | 67,204 words | Posted: Concluded:

7 False Signs

John Taylor (2)
A National Guard armory has been destroyed in west Texas, and all eyes turn to a possible terrorist attack by a missing soldier. The agents in charge of the investigation refuse to listen to soldier's mother, forcing her to turn to Taylor to clear her son's name. As he digs up clues of a frame-up and hints of a much more sinister motive behind the explosion, Taylor races to stop an even greater tragedy. (Story is complete and posts every Wed)

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Thriller
Tags: Crime, Violence, Military, Mystery
Downloads: 12207 | Votes: 369 | Score: 8.12
Size: 291KB | 56,039 words | Posted: Concluded:

8 Family Ties

John Taylor (5)
To get some distance after their split, Whitaker has taken up the offer of a distant relative to travel to Germany. When Whitaker also goes missing, after being implicated in the murder of her benefactor, Taylor must travel to Germany himself to find her and clear her name. Taylor is forced to deal with a police force that isn't interested in a different suspect, a wealthy old-money family that didn't want Whitaker involved, and unknown players that don't want Taylor to know the truth.

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Thriller
Tags: Crime, Violence, Detective
Downloads: 7523 | Votes: 124 | Score: 8.27
Size: 317KB | 60,599 words | Posted: Concluded:

9 Fanfare

Country Roads (2)
Music, Baseball and Bullies. Charlie's life is busier than ever as he continues to put down roots in his community, making friends and enemies, and explore who he wants to be. Charlie decides to follow the two things he always loved when he was a kid, music and baseball. Joining the school team and forming his first band both pull him in different directions, adding to the pressures he already faced with school, bullies, making friends, and trying to become his own man.

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: General
Tags: Coming of Age, Romance, School, Rags to Riches, Sports, Baseball
Downloads: 13918 | Votes: 105 | Score: 8.10
Size: 897KB | 181,549 words | Posted: in progress Updated:

10 Going Home

You Can't Go Home Again. Henry Brewer's life has fallen to pieces. His NFL dreams disappeared years ago and now so has his life in the NYPD, along with his soon-to-be ex-wife. Forced to return to the small West Virginian town he grew up in, Henry comes face to face with his past, seeing it through the eyes of an adult. As if this wasn't hard enough, he must figure out who he is now and what he wants at the same time. Is it possible to reinvent yourself as an adult?

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Drama
Tags: Coming of Age, Drama, Restart
Downloads: 2070 | Votes: 62 | Score: 7.91
Size: 107KB | 21,828 words | Posted: in progress Updated:
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