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Top 50 Long Stories This Year


1 The Earl's Man by FantasyLover

Story of the life of a young man starting life in 13th century England. His dedication earns him an offer to become a Knight and unexpectedly a noble. Follow his rise to power from a favorite of the Earl he serves. See how his interest in new and better ideas serves him as he works to improve the lives of his subjects, and battles forces threatening England and her allies, rewriting history his own way.
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Age Rating: Older than 17 | Genre: Historical
Tags: Coming of Age, Politics, Violence, Science, Religion, Diary, Historical, War, Rags to Riches
Downloads: 7259 | Votes: 124 | Score: 8.84
Size: 955KB | 177,156 words | Posted: Concluded:

2 Border Crossed by Lumpy

John Taylor (10)
Borders, Bombs, & Betrayals! When a devastating explosion destroys a border crossing using expired and supposedly destroyed US Army C4, Taylor and Whitaker are sent to investigate. As they delve deeper into the investigation, they uncover a sinister plot involving drug smuggling, sophisticated bombings, and disturbing ties to someone in the Department of Defense. From the El Paso stretch of the U.S./Mexican border to the dangerous underworld of Ciudad Juarez, Taylor and Whitaker navigate a t
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Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Thriller
Tags: Crime, Violence, Detective
Downloads: 1572 | Votes: 41 | Score: 8.75
Size: 300KB | 56,794 words | Posted: Concluded:

3 Angel Flight by UtIdArWa

A Mountain Man Story (7)
Matt and Suzy have once again come to the rescue of a innocent victim. There are forces outside of the mountain that want that friend and will go to great lengths to succeed. Matt and Suzy are just as willing to prevent that.
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Age Rating: Older than 7 | Genre: Action/Adventure
Tags: Drama, Violence, Bounty Hunters, Tear Jerker
Downloads: 2565 | Votes: 141 | Score: 8.73
Size: 133KB | 25,738 words | Posted: Concluded:

4 Lucky Jim 1--Firehair by FantasyLover

A story in the Lucky Jim Universe
The adventures of 16-year-old Jim Reynolds start in 1856 Virginia. When his family and several others head west to settle near Council Bluffs, his adventures continue, becoming more numerous and earning him the moniker Lucky Jim. Follow Jim as he grows into a leadership role that he feels unqualified to hold, until finally forced to test both his leadership ability and his luck. A "fantasy history."
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Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Action/Adventure
Tags: Coming of Age, Historical, War, Rags to Riches
Downloads: 6331 | Votes: 175 | Score: 8.72
Size: 733KB | 137,560 words | Posted: Concluded:

5 Lucky Jim 2 - Student, Farmer, Volunteer, Pickup Truck Diplomat by FantasyLover

A story in the Lucky Jim Universe
Despite his family's insistence that he is the next incarnation of Lucky Jim, Jim Reynolds, sixth great-grandson of his namesake, isn't so sure and isn't sure he wants to be. Each time he thinks that he just might be, something happens to make him sure that he's not. While this is a stand-alone story, numerous references will make more sense after reading "Lucky Jim 1." This story also adds bits of new information about the original Lucky Jim. When he finally accepts the moniker, his life veers
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Age Rating: Older than 17 | Genre: Action/Adventure
Tags: Rags to Riches, Fantasy
Downloads: 10908 | Votes: 182 | Score: 8.70
Size: 1293KB | 244,829 words | Posted: Concluded:

6 Elegy by Lumpy

Country Roads (4)
Charlie Nelson's life is on track. His music career is gaining momentum, he has amazing friends, a beautiful girlfriend, and he's finally gotten rid of his alcoholic father, allowing him to rebuild his relationship with his mother. Unfortunately, life can't be sunshine and roses forever. When a series of traumatic events and personal tragedy puts everything he's worked for in jeopardy, Charlie must struggle to keep it all from falling apart while staying true to himself.
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Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Drama
Tags: Coming of Age, School, Violence, Music, Rags to Riches, Tear Jerker
Downloads: 3857 | Votes: 48 | Score: 8.48
Size: 748KB | 148,857 words | Posted: Concluded:

7 The Depths of Neptune by Lumpy

Imperium (4)
The Tide Turns. Britannia is finally free from Carthaginian rule. Now it is up to Ky, a test pilot from the far future and current Consul of the new Britannic Empire, to take the fight to the Carthaginian Empire. The continent, with its vast resources and manpower, awaits. However, it takes more than new weapons to turn an ancient army based around heavy infantry into one out of the Napoleonic era.
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Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Politics, Violence, War, Military, Science Fiction, Time Travel, Alternate Universe, Nanotechnology, AI
Downloads: 4650 | Votes: 55 | Score: 8.46
Size: 578KB | 106,871 words | Posted: Concluded:

8 The Princess Game by George H. McVey

Jordan Sparks is a strong, independent Texas debutante out to prove she can succeed on her own. Right up until HE shows up. Mister tall, dark, handsome, and a real-life Prince Charming, Crown Prince Owen of Phildonia.Crown Prince Owen Chadwick Theodore of Phildonia was supposed to celebrate one last weekend of freedom. That is until he walks into his penthouse suite and catches sight of the blonde-haired beauty with the Texas twang. Will love conquer all, in a rigged round of The Princess Game?
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Age Rating: Anybody | Genre: Romance
Tags: Romance, Royalty, Young Adult
Downloads: 1513 | Votes: 59 | Score: 8.33
Size: 329KB | 64,039 words | Posted: Concluded:

9 Anthony Carter and the Admiral’s Daughter by Argon

When 18-year-old Anthony Carter, lowly second mate in a small schooner, and Harriet Lambert, the young, arrogant daughter of a Royal Navy admiral, barely survive a shipwreck, they recognise each other's mettles. A short-lived romance ensues, but it takes years and great perils and pains for them to find happiness together. A romance set during the Napoleonic Wars.
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Age Rating: Older than 17 | Genre: Historical
Tags: Romance, Drama, Politics, Violence, Historical, War
Downloads: 5640 | Votes: 124 | Score: 8.32
Size: 769KB | 142,395 words | Posted: Concluded:

10 Escape From Lexington by FantasyLover

In 1843 16-year-old Lewis Clark kills one of the two sons of Mr. Tyler, the richest man in Fayette County. He also takes the blame for killing his other son. Given Tyler's reputation as a vengeful and violent man, Lewis flees for his life. This is the story of his escape and his adventures. Another of my fantasy histories.
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Age Rating: Older than 17 | Genre: Western
Tags: Coming of Age, Historical, Western, Rags to Riches, Fantasy
Downloads: 7324 | Votes: 143 | Score: 8.29
Size: 894KB | 171,005 words | Posted: Concluded:

11 The Writer's Princess Muse by George H. McVey

R.G. Donovan is a successful romance author. Yet, he's in trouble. His next great novel is due in three weeks, and he can't write a word. At the Coffee Shop, a beautiful woman asks for his help. After a short conversation, a new novel flows. Aurora Wright is a writer, but she wants to be an author. Meeting the handsome romance writer leads to a mysterious message of Love and Happy Ever After.
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Age Rating: Older than 7 | Genre: Romance
Tags: Coming of Age, Romance
Downloads: 1428 | Votes: 47 | Score: 8.07
Size: 189KB | 37,615 words | Posted: Concluded:

12 Dissonance by Lumpy

Country Roads (3)
Everything is going Charlie's way. He's survived his first year at public high school, has made lifelong friends, and has a brand new record deal that will, hopefully, launch his music career for real. As always seems the case, misfortune strikes whenever things are going too well. Charlie’s life is turned upside down and his future plans are put in to jeopardy when a problem from his past returns. Can Charlie keep his life together or will it all come falling down around him?
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Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Drama
Tags: Coming of Age, School, Rags to Riches, Young Adult
Downloads: 9849 | Votes: 97 | Score: 8.01
Size: 1038KB | 210,049 words | Posted: Concluded:

13 Samuel by Lazlo Zalezac

His eyes were dead. His face flat and expressionless. He moved through life without living. Warning: Do not read if depressed or prone to depression. There is no happy ending in this story.*****TeNderLoin: Powerful. Well worth reading.
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Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Drama
Tags: Drama, Horror
Downloads: 617 | Votes: 54 | Score: 7.96
Size: 77KB | 14,539 words | Posted:

14 Wilder Ranch: a Wilder Mission by George H. McVey

Jaelyn Bench runs from an abusive relationship with only one thing on her mind: find her brother’s old army buddy, Ace Wilder. Former Delta Force Commander Ace Wilder is back home. Now his days are filled with overseeing his family’s ranch, known as Wilder Ranch. With a case of PTSD, he needs something more, he needs a mission. When his old buddy’s little sister winds up in his barn beaten half to death, Ace has his new mission. Protect Jaelyn Bench at all costs.
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Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Western
Tags: Romance, Crime, Drama, Western, Military, Bounty Hunters, Hackers
Downloads: 4399 | Votes: 218 | Score: 7.91
Size: 278KB | 56,051 words | Posted: Concluded:

15 Her Hero: Next Door by George H. McVey

Raisa Felfan’s life is comfortable. She spends her days working in her family’s diner and flirting with the gorgeous man next door. She suddenly finds herself in an uncomfortable situation as the local Russian mob boss decides to make her his mistress against her will. Kris Lawson owns and operates the flower shop next door. As a semi-retired government operative, Kris claims Raisa as his and sets out to show the mobster just why you don’t take what’s his.
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Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Romance
Tags: Romance, Crime, Military, Assassins, Pulp Classic
Downloads: 4176 | Votes: 151 | Score: 7.78
Size: 247KB | 48,843 words | Posted: Concluded:

16 Phantom Politics by George H. McVey

Harry Gladstone just wanted to expand his family’s bed and Breakfast into an upscale Inn. He had the plans and the funds. His father, Mayor Hal Gladstone, wanted him to follow in his footsteps as the next leader of Gladstone, Colorado. The problem was, Harry was in love with Glenna Schumacher who also wants to be the next mayor of Gladstone. Harry would give anything to let her be mayor and just chase his own dream, but becoming mayor is expected of him. Wanting the enemy isn’t.
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Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Romance
Tags: Romance
Downloads: 2291 | Votes: 60 | Score: 7.48
Size: 241KB | 48,306 words | Posted: Concluded:

17 Revolution by Firelight by The Outsider

A story in the Enfield Undrowned Universe
The woods of Northern Maine offer challenges and opportunities unlike those in cities and towns in more populated portions of the United States. Jake Chartier expected a month-long vacation there would give him the opportunity to escape the pressures of his law firm. Life, however, often interferes with our best-laid plans...
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Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Drama
Tags: Romance, Alternate Timeline
Downloads: 1446 | Votes: 100 | Score: 7.43
Size: 52KB | 9,586 words | Posted:

18 Genins Girls of the Nations by Broken Gunny

Seven young Genius Native Nation girls who face predigest and confirmation from those who believe they have a right to rule because of who they are and will destroy all those who stand in their way our not recognize their right to rule.
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Age Rating: Older than 7 | Genre: Political
Tags: Coming of Age, Romance, Drama, Politics, School, Violence, Science, War, Military
Downloads: 3712 | Votes: 58 | Score: 7.08
Size: 1485KB | 267,733 words | Posted: Concluded:
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