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21 The Skylark of Space

by E. E. Smith (Edward Elmer) & Lee Hawkins Garby

The first book in the Skylark series and pits the hero, Dick Seaton, against Marc "Blackie" DuQuesne. Seaton is intelligent, good-looking, young, and capable. So is DuQuesne, but he is totally unprincipled and has a lot of money. Seaton is an idealistic scientist making his discoveries for the good of mankind. DuQuesne is pragmatic, out only to gain personal power and enrich himself, and will go to any lengths to win.

Age Rating: Older than 7 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Science Fiction, Aliens, Space, Novel-Classic
Downloads: 6179| Votes: 141 | Score: 8.84
Size: 469KB | Posted: Concluded:

22 Convergence

by Misguided Child

Evolution (3)
The only hope humanity has to meet the Aliens, on an even footing, is with US resources, so Scotty must win the Presidency. Preparing for Aliens aren't the only challenge the host/Companion cadre face. Robert Branch (AKA Abdul Ali Hassan) is loose in the world, and he is inhabited by a Demon, the antithesis of Companions. Branch and his Demon escaped to Syria in 2012, and began organizing groups of Saddam Hussein's officers and fighters. The power behind the throne of ISIS is evil incarnate.

Age Rating: Older than 7 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Humor, Politics, Violence, Science, War, Military, Assassins, Science Fiction, Aliens, Space, Nanotechnology, Near Future, AI, Extra Sensory Perception
Downloads: 21404| Votes: 242 | Score: 8.83
Size: 997KB | Posted: Concluded:

23 The Second Hundred Years

by woodmanone

A Story in the The Trilogy and More Western Universe
The strange saga of James Randal begins

Age Rating: Anybody | Genre: Action/Adventure
Tags: Romance, Drama, Science Fiction
Downloads: 12884| Votes: 769 | Score: 8.77
Size: 269KB | Posted: Concluded:

24 Llana of Gathol

by Edgar Rice Burroughs

A Barsoom Story (10)
A collection of stories that revolve around John Carter's granddaughter Llana of Gathol

Age Rating: Older than 7 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Travel, Science Fiction, Aliens, Novel-Classic
Downloads: 1273| Votes: 36 | Score: 8.75
Size: 440KB | Posted: Concluded:

25 Chaos Calls 03: the Dragon Dilemma

by Ernest Bywater

Damsels In Distress
Al Adams is on his way back to Chaos for another rescue, and to do more about setting up his base of operations. This time he has a problem, he's being asked to make a rescue that all the other Heroes have knocked back as a fancy form of suicide! The Damsels are captives of Dragons, a protected species he can't hurt. The Dragons are big, and dangerous. What can he do? He's their last hope, dare he refuse, like the others have?

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Action/Adventure
Tags: Drama, Violence, War, Science Fiction, Aliens, AI, Extra Sensory Perception, Dragons
Downloads: 6037| Votes: 331 | Score: 8.72
Size: 280KB | Posted: Concluded:

26 Swords of Mars

by Edgar Rice Burroughs

A Barsoom Story (8)
Carter relates an adventure commencing with a private war he and his picked followers have been waging against the resurgent Guild of Assassins, led by Ur Jan.

Age Rating: Older than 7 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Travel, Science Fiction, Aliens, Space, Novel-Classic
Downloads: 2105| Votes: 35 | Score: 8.71
Size: 421KB | Posted: Concluded:

27 Mothers and Daughters

by Lazlo Zalezac

A lot of parents tell their children, "I hope you have a child who is just like you." What's worse than having a child just like yourself? Maybe it is having a daughter who is just like your mother!

Age Rating: Older than 17 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Science Fiction, Robots
Downloads: 1832| Votes: 93 | Score: 8.61
Size: 356KB | Posted:

28 The Chessmen of Mars

by Edgar Rice Burroughs

A Barsoom Story (5)
Tara meets Prince Gahan of Gathol, and is initially unimpressed, viewing him as something of a popinjay. Later she takes her flier into a storm and loses control of the craft, and the storm carries her to an unfamiliar region of Barsoom. After landing and fleeing from a pack of ferocious Banths (Martian lions), she is captured by the horrific Kaldanes, who resemble large heads with small, crab-like legs.

Age Rating: Older than 7 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Science Fiction, Aliens, Space, Novel-Classic
Downloads: 2349| Votes: 48 | Score: 8.60
Size: 471KB | Posted: Concluded:

29 Chaos Calls 04: Behind the Lines

by Ernest Bywater

Damsels In Distress
Al is asked to take on another special mission, but this time it's well into the enemy held lands where he can't get any of the Chaos helpers to go with him. He has along a few of his people from Earth who are training to be Heroes or wish to leave the Earth society for a life on Chaos. There are surprises for all on Chaos. 21,100 words - 3 parts

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Violence, War, Science Fiction, Aliens
Downloads: 1228| Votes: 62 | Score: 8.59
Size: 113KB | Posted: Concluded:

30 Winds of Change

by R. Michael Lowe aka The Scot

A story in the Winds of Change Universe
Grant Maxwell is sent back to the Colonial period of America to try to thwart the actions of a Scottish professor who hates the United States. Unfortunately, too much damage may have already occurred and it may be up to Grant to try to salvage the Nation. Note - Slavery concerns life in Colonial America. - 119,900 words.

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Historical, War, Military, Rags to Riches, Science Fiction, Time Travel, Aliens, Nanotechnology
Downloads: 16513| Votes: 442 | Score: 8.59
Size: 682KB | Posted: Concluded: