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1 A Princess of Mars by 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.

Age Rating: Older than 7 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Romance, Violence, Science Fiction, Aliens, Space, Alternate Universe, Novel-Classic
Downloads: 9070| Votes: 285 | Score: 9.20
Size: 359KB | 67,020 words | Posted: Concluded:

2 The Dragons of Arbor by 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.

Age Rating: Older than 7 | Genre: Fantasy
Tags: Alternate Universe
Downloads: 11868| Votes: 287 | Score: 8.96
Size: 1144KB | 218,601 words | Posted: Concluded:

3 Enter the Darkness by 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.

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: 14074| Votes: 417 | Score: 8.82
Size: 533KB | 102,340 words | Posted: Concluded:

4 Rage VI: the Anarchy Maneuver by Celtic Bard

A Rage Story (6)
Angus O'Shea ruled the underworld with an iron fist as the Bloody Hand Lord of New York. When his namesake cousin is nearly killed by mafiosos, Angus smells rotten fish. Little Angus' father, Rory O'Shea (formerly Angus Cavanaugh), scours the night for answers and the answers he finds reveal an old blood feud come back to haunt the O'Shea Bloody Hands that threatens the balance of power in the city.

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Fantasy
Tags: Crime, Violence, Assassins, Alternate Universe, Fantasy
Downloads: 1469| Votes: 80 | Score: 8.50
Size: 58KB | 11,024 words | Posted:

5 Keeper by Charly Young

Lachlan Quinn is a PTSD-ridden finish-carpenter. He wants to build ordinary simple life. But his past catches up to him. As if worrying about a traumatized little 9-year-old shapeshifter wasn't enough. He has to deal with an inheritance he doesn't want, a town full of witches who hate him, and an ancient Hag who is trying her hardest to kill him How will a cursed legacy, a house in a sentient forest, and a beautiful stone-cold shape-shifting Panther help him deal with things.

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Fantasy
Tags: Coming of Age, Violence, Military, Assassins, Drugs, Alternate Universe, Extra Sensory Perception, Supernatural, Vampires, Werewolves, Monsters, Fantasy, Witchcraft, Dwarves, Elves, Magic, Royalty
Downloads: 2843| Votes: 51 | Score: 8.43
Size: 331KB | 63,055 words | Posted: in progress Updated:

6 Refuge (Robledo Mountain #2) by Kraken

Now married, Paul McAllister and Anna Jaramillo McAllister, continue building their fledgling Estancia into the refuge they've dreamed of. Where family and friends can live a life safe from the violence of daily life in the wilderness of the New Mexico Territory. Building levees, planting crops, cattle drives, digging for gold, and advancing the use of existing technology rapidly become intertwined with ferreting out robbers,kidnappers, and murderers.

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Western
Tags: Western, Time Travel, Alternate Universe
Downloads: 5966| Votes: 137 | Score: 8.36
Size: 672KB | 130,380 words | Posted: Concluded:

7 A Match Made in the Hindu Kush by 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?

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Fantasy
Tags: Romance, Violence, Historical, War, Military, Assassins, Alternate Universe, Fantasy, Magic
Downloads: 4053| Votes: 302 | Score: 8.21
Size: 56KB | 10,658 words | Posted:

8 Unexpected Adventure by 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!

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Fantasy
Tags: Crime, Violence, Alternate Universe, Shapeshifters
Downloads: 2768| Votes: 190 | Score: 8.02
Size: 30KB | 5,903 words | Posted:

9 A Tail of Love by Oleg Roschin

A sentient dog is trying to understand the essence of love.

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Comedy
Tags: Romance, Parody, Spiritual, Alternate Universe, Furry
Downloads: 191| Votes: 8 | Score: 7.89
Size: 14KB | 2,524 words | Posted:

10 At the Earth's Core by Edgar Rice Burroughs

David Innes, a mining heir, finances the experimental "iron mole", an excavating vehicle designed by his elderly inventor friend Abner Perry. In a test run, they discover the vehicle cannot be turned, and it burrows 500 miles into the Earth's crust, emerging into the unknown interior world of Pellucidar

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Travel, Science Fiction, Alternate Universe, Novel-Classic
Downloads: 2512| Votes: 47 | Score: 7.71
Size: 261KB | 49,655 words | Posted: Concluded:
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