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1 A Life Worth Living - a John the Genius Story

On the eve of turning eight years old omniscient genius John Cook begins to collect the people he needs, and starts his University education in 1985 Oklahoma. Sequel to Perfect Choices

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Science Fiction, Time Travel, Alternate Timeline, Extra Sensory Perception, Coming of Age, Humor, Historical
Week's Downloads: 106| Votes: 21 | Score: 9.08
Size: 116KB | Posted:

2 Perfect Choices - A John the Genius Story

First part in series. Omniscient 7 year old John begins a journey to change the world. Begins in 1984 Oklahoma. 28k words.

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Science Fiction, Time Travel, Alternate Timeline, Coming of Age, Humor, School, Science, Rags To Riches
Week's Downloads: 92| Votes: 29 | Score: 8.70
Size: 158KB | Posted:

3 Voyage to Eternity

Temple faced leaving Earth--and the girl he loved--if his country drafted him. But the hard part was in knowing he'd never return!...

Age Rating: Older than 7 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Science Fiction, Novel-Classic
Week's Downloads: 84| Votes: - | Score: -
Size: 193KB | Posted:

4 The Sense of Wonder

When nobody aboard ship remembers where it's going, how can they tell when it has arrived?

Age Rating: Older than 7 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Science Fiction, Novel-Classic
Week's Downloads: 63| Votes: - | Score: -
Size: 34KB | Posted:

5 The Final Figure

Was it a wild talent that MacReedy had, or was it just prophetic genius that led him to figure out new, improved ordnance weapons and make models of them--before the armed forces had them? Whichever it was, MacReedy was both valuable and dangerous--and when the general saw MacReedy's final figure, the weapons following the mobile rocket A-missile launcher....

Age Rating: Older than 7 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Science Fiction, Novel-Classic
Week's Downloads: 50| Votes: - | Score: -
Size: 46KB | Posted:

6 Power Tool

A man is killed at work. His company use him in their cyborg project. He comes home to realise his niece and friends are young women, not girls. He has human emotions and inhuman skills. Her sixteenth birthday party is a two week sleep over pool party starting soon. His killers try again and he objects. A new life of teaching and learning. He wonders which is his most powerful tool, his body, his mind, or his heart. Which tool has the most effect on his life and those around him? - Graphic sex.

Age Rating: Older than 17 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Science Fiction, Extra Sensory Perception, Violence
Week's Downloads: 49| Votes: 24 | Score: 7.50
Size: 1454KB | Posted:

7 World Beyond Pluto

Johnny Mayhem, one of the most popular series characters ever to appear in AMAZING, has been absent too long. So here's good news for Mayhem fans; another great adventure of the Man of Many Bodies.

Age Rating: Older than 7 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Science Fiction, Novel-Classic
Week's Downloads: 41| Votes: - | Score: -
Size: 45KB | Posted:

8 Times of Old

A man is killed by religious militants while protecting his fellow workers. He unexpectedly wakes up to find he's been abducted by aliens and they have an offer for him. He accepts the offer to be placed in an environment like Earth was 35,000 to 40,000 years ago, complete with animals and humans of that time. But there's a catch, it's a one-way trip and he's a star in their version of a reality broadcast show. They supply some gear to help him survive, and now it's up to him to do so.

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Time Travel
Tags: Science Fiction, Time Travel, Aliens, Historical
Week's Downloads: 38| Votes: 104 | Score: 8.66
Size: 312KB | Posted:

9 The Princess and the Captain

For years Jim had dealt with the loneliness and devastation. Finally he was alone to wallow in the memories, that is till she showed up.

Age Rating: Older than 17 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Science Fiction, Aliens, Space, Futuristic, AI, Romance, Politics, Violence, Science, War, Military
Week's Downloads: 35| Votes: 114 | Score: 8.89
Size: 248KB | Posted: Concluded:

10 Will to Survive

A simple training exercise with brand new fighter aircraft goes very wrong when some thieves are where they shouldn't be and get mistaken for the target drones. The resulting explosion has many consequences for everyone involved, and Will March ends up living in some turbulent times in another era. Read how Will survives those first few years which are the dangerous beginnings of his new life. 65,000 words of action adventure.

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Time Travel
Tags: Science Fiction, Time Travel, Western, Rags To Riches
Week's Downloads: 32| Votes: 118 | Score: 8.88
Size: 343KB | Posted:

11 Confidence Game

Cutter demanded more and more and more efficiency--and got it! But, as in anything, enough is enough, and too much is...

Age Rating: Older than 7 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Science Fiction, Novel-Classic
Week's Downloads: 30| Votes: - | Score: -
Size: 40KB | Posted:

12 A World Called Crimson

There was a boy and a girl and a strange new planet; the planet was alive with hideous dangers. But the boy and girl were very young and all Robin wanted to know was: "Who stole my doll?"

Age Rating: Older than 7 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Science Fiction, Novel-Classic
Week's Downloads: 30| Votes: 16 | Score: 8.59
Size: 85KB | Posted:

13 First Lensman

In the not too distance future, while fleets of commercial space ships travel between the planets of numerous solar systems, a traveler named Virgil Samms visits the planet Arisia. There Samms helps to form the Galactic Patrol, a battalion of Lensmen who are larger than life heroes. These solders are the best of the best, with incredible skills, stealth, and drive.They are dedicated and incorruptible fighters who are willing to die to protect the universe from threats.

Age Rating: Older than 7 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Science Fiction, Novel-Classic
Week's Downloads: 29| Votes: 18 | Score: 9.03
Size: 582KB | Posted:

14 The Maintenance Man Book 1

Mark had worked a long time to forget his family, his old life and women in general. On his first job all that would change, forever! Not only was he faced with a situation he had no control over but now he was forced to have a woman with him he didn't want, yet!

Age Rating: Older than 17 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Science Fiction, Aliens, Space, Futuristic, Nanotechnology, Politics, Slavery, Violence, Science, Assassins, Spies, Travel
Week's Downloads: 26| Votes: 116 | Score: 8.28
Size: 192KB | Posted: Concluded:

15 Lost With Nothing to Lose

A Not-Quite Human Story (2)
Unable to find a home and acceptance on Earth, an intrepid band of misplaced youth seek their ancestral home among the stars. Unfortunately, their reception is not what they hoped. The home they discover is a hostile environment, involved in a huge interstellar war with a hostile alien species. Viewed as untrusted interlopers, they search for a place in a universe with no use for them, and no place turn for assistance. One chapter has some explicit interspecies sex, but it's part of the plot.

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Science Fiction, Aliens, Space, Nanotechnology, AI, Extra Sensory Perception, Romance, Science, Dystopian
Week's Downloads: 26| Votes: 98 | Score: 8.55
Size: 693KB | Posted: Concluded:

16 The Ambassador

All Earth needed was a good stiff dose of common sense, but its rulers preferred to depend on the highly fallible computers instead. As a consequence, interplanetary diplomatic relations were somewhat strained--until a nimble-witted young man from Mars came up with the answer to the "sixty-four dollar" question.

Age Rating: Older than 7 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Science Fiction, Novel-Classic
Week's Downloads: 23| Votes: - | Score: -
Size: 118KB | Posted:

17 Cat Fight

A Man with a lot of bad luck, suddenly finds he is more than he thought.

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Science Fiction, Aliens, Space, Near Future, Politics, Violence, Assassins, Spies
Week's Downloads: 22| Votes: 113 | Score: 8.67
Size: 563KB | Posted: Concluded:

18 Tabby

Tabby was peculiar, of course, but seemed harmless: just a little green fly that couldn't even protect itself from ordinary spiders. So the spiders fed, and grew, and fed, and grew....

Age Rating: Older than 7 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Science Fiction, Novel-Classic
Week's Downloads: 21| Votes: 7 | Score: 7.10
Size: 22KB | Posted:

19 Touring Under Pressure

A The Catalyst Story (5)
Leaving his familiar, somewhat supportive home in Carbondale and New Orleans after exposure, Alex takes his mission on the road. Along with the blur of of a concert tour, there are dark trends: Alex is now known nationally, the media is hungry for news, and multiple people are still eager to hurt him. As he, Cate and Gail travel the country, they gradually learn more about his abilities and what drives people to either love or hate him. The 5th book in the 6-book Catalyst series.

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Science Fiction, Extra Sensory Perception, Coming of Age, Romance, Science, Religion
Week's Downloads: 21| Votes: 20 | Score: 9.17
Size: 1184KB | Posted: Concluded:

20 Criminal Negligence

Somebody was going to have to be left behind. and who it would be was perfectly obvious....

Age Rating: Older than 7 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Science Fiction, Novel-Classic
Week's Downloads: 20| Votes: 14 | Score: 8.30
Size: 41KB | Posted:

21 Winds of Change

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: Time Travel
Tags: Science Fiction, Time Travel, Aliens, Alternate Timeline, Historical, War, Rags To Riches
Week's Downloads: 20| Votes: 86 | Score: 8.98
Size: 682KB | Posted: Concluded:

22 An Unknown Attraction

A The Catalyst Story (1)
A young man, suddenly finds women mysteriously attracted during a family trip to New Orleans. He acts as a catalyst, activating strange abilities in them that he doesn't understand. He's not ready for the responsibilities of adulthood, yet he's called upon to lead a string of followers. There are no superheros or world saving here, it's an examination of building a movement from the ground up.

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Science Fiction, Extra Sensory Perception, Coming of Age, Science
Week's Downloads: 19| Votes: 36 | Score: 8.53
Size: 886KB | Posted: Concluded:

23 The Cuckoo's Progeny

A Not-Quite Human Story (1)
Al and Betty aren't like their classmates. They've developed skills which set them apart and sets them on a search for others like them. As they discover who they might be, they become alienated from friends, family and humanity in general. Between walking into disasters, ungrateful rescues and government agents tracking their movements, they're searching for a way out and a way home, wherever that might be. Updated and revised to match the other books in the series.

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Science Fiction, Nanotechnology, AI, Extra Sensory Perception, Romance, Science, Dystopian
Week's Downloads: 19| Votes: 27 | Score: 8.80
Size: 405KB | Posted: Concluded:

24 Shiloh

A story in the Damsels In Distress Universe
Shiloh is a land of plains, forests, and mountains on the planet Chaos. The planet's two most powerful Heroes are dead and the bureaucracy of the Crossroads control centre is more of a hindrance than a help, due to treachery within their ranks. Kyle Alexander is the heir to Jonas the powerful Lord of Shiloh, he must now take up his inheritance due to Jonas' unexpected death, and solve many problems while fighting enemies and protect his people on both Earth and Chaos. - 270,700 words

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Science Fiction, Aliens, Romance, Politics, School, Violence, War, Military, Workplace, Rags To Riches
Week's Downloads: 18| Votes: 42 | Score: 9.38
Size: 1479KB | Posted:

25 Pushbutton War

In one place, a descendant of the Vikings rode a ship such as Lief never dreamed of; from another, one of the descendants of the Caesars, and here an Apache rode a steed such as never roamed the plains. But they were warriors all.

Age Rating: Older than 7 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Science Fiction, Novel-Classic
Week's Downloads: 17| Votes: 17 | Score: 7.79
Size: 42KB | Posted:

26 The Mission

A story in the Time Travel Adventures Universe
For years Charles had hid as far from women as he could, then a chance encounter with trouble brought her to him. Now he had to not only save her and her kingdom but his self as well. Problem is her Kingdom is thousands of years in the past!

Age Rating: Older than 17 | Genre: Time Travel
Tags: Science Fiction, Time Travel, Aliens, Space, Futuristic, Alternate Timeline, Clones, AI, Romance, Humor, Politics, Violence, War, Military, Assassins, Pirates, Spies
Week's Downloads: 17| Votes: 118 | Score: 8.75
Size: 195KB | Posted: Concluded:

27 Hell Hound

'Once a Marine, always a Marine.' was the code he lived by. His dictionary had no definition for 'impossible:' an exceptional man who wouldn't let his superiors stop him from doing what he saw as his duty, even if it's by himself after being retired. The story is told by his niece who's concerned about how the authorities are trying to rewrite his life for their own purposes.

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Science Fiction, Near Future, Violence, War, Military
Week's Downloads: 17| Votes: 56 | Score: 9.13
Size: 180KB | Posted:

28 Mate in Two Moves

Murt's Virus was catastrophically lethal, but it killed in a way no disease had ever thought of--it loved its victims to death!

Age Rating: Older than 7 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Science Fiction, Novel-Classic
Week's Downloads: 15| Votes: - | Score: -
Size: 53KB | Posted:

29 Times Like These

A story in the Time Travel Adventures Universe
Lost in time strange things were happening to him.

Age Rating: Older than 7 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Science Fiction, Time Travel, Aliens, Futuristic, Nanotechnology, Violence, Science, Historical
Week's Downloads: 14| Votes: 44 | Score: 7.18
Size: 32KB | Posted:

30 Awakenings

A man finds that he has the power of the mind. Thrust into a war that he soon finds he is the strongest in, and no one is safe.

Age Rating: Older than 17 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Science Fiction, Aliens, Futuristic, Mutants, Nanotechnology, Romance, Crime, Violence, Science, War, Spies
Week's Downloads: 14| Votes: 109 | Score: 8.56
Size: 185KB | Posted: Concluded:

31 Chaos Calls 01: the Learning Visit

A story in the Damsels In Distress Universe
A new Hero is recruited to work on Chaos, and is taken as a Hero Companion on an orientation visit. Al, being the person he is, can't help but look to change how things are done, and change them for the better. Plenty of action, and no sex. The first of many stories about this Hero.

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Science Fiction, Aliens, Violence, War
Week's Downloads: 14| Votes: 32 | Score: 8.54
Size: 224KB | Posted:

32 The Aliens

The human race was expanding through the galaxy... and so, they knew, were the Aliens. When two expanding empires meet... war is inevitable. Or is it...?

Age Rating: Older than 7 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Science Fiction, Novel-Classic
Week's Downloads: 14| Votes: 25 | Score: 8.86
Size: 83KB | Posted:

33 The Stutterer

A man can be killed by a toy gun--he can die of fright, for heart attacks can kill. What, then, is the deadly thing that must be sealed away, forever locked in buried concrete--a thing or an idea?

Age Rating: Older than 7 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Science Fiction, Novel-Classic
Week's Downloads: 13| Votes: - | Score: -
Size: 58KB | Posted:

34 Life Sentence

"Happy New Year!" she cried. But how often should one hear it said in a single lifetime?

Age Rating: Older than 7 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Science Fiction, Novel-Classic
Week's Downloads: 13| Votes: - | Score: -
Size: 28KB | Posted:

35 The Dictator

Ellaby's society was a perfect democracy, where all men were equal. But some still wanted more personal attention, and they got it, like--

Age Rating: Older than 7 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Science Fiction, Novel-Classic
Week's Downloads: 13| Votes: 7 | Score: 6.70
Size: 28KB | Posted:

36 Black Sidhe

The son of one of the first Ashtear and a sidhe queen clone hunts ancient realm gates. When he finds one lost and forgotten he opens a gate. The realm holds dark sidhe and he scouts it until he feels a need to act and help a female slave. After that he discovers their plan to open a gate onto his world to attack.

Age Rating: Older than 17 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Science Fiction
Week's Downloads: 13| Votes: 43 | Score: 8.17
Size: 28KB | Posted:

37 Gunslinger

A star high school football quarterback loses his father, his girlfriend and his career, all in the same explosion. Now, he goes back in time to get the ones who did this, as well as saving the United States from being destroyed. What he finds on his one way trip is 'home.' - 41,600 words.

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Time Travel
Tags: Science Fiction, Time Travel, Alternate Timeline, Historical, Western, Rags To Riches
Week's Downloads: 13| Votes: 128 | Score: 8.66
Size: 231KB | Posted:

38 Chaos Calls 04: Behind the Lines

A story in the Damsels In Distress Universe
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: Science Fiction, Aliens, Space, Violence, War
Week's Downloads: 12| Votes: 33 | Score: 8.71
Size: 113KB | Posted: Concluded:

39 Brown John's Body

Erd Neff wanted as little to do with his fellow men as possible. So he lived alone in his big cash-vault. Alone, except for John....

Age Rating: Older than 7 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Science Fiction, Novel-Classic
Week's Downloads: 12| Votes: 8 | Score: 7.04
Size: 25KB | Posted:

40 Traitor

On the verge of old age and entering an old aged home Jason's 80-year-old wife suicides after she is diagnosed with dementia and he faces murder charges. He is asked to travel to the Empire which is 65000 years ahead to help his sick great grandfather run his Duchy. He begins his travels on a battleship; enjoys new lovers fights new enemies but has to decide if he can face his nemesis.

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Science Fiction, Futuristic, Clones, AI, Assassins, Pirates, Hackers, Spies, Secret Agents
Week's Downloads: 12| Votes: 31 | Score: 8.53
Size: 886KB | Posted:

41 Backlash

They were the perfect servants--they were willing to do everything for nothing. The obvious question is: How much is nothing?

Age Rating: Older than 7 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Science Fiction, Novel-Classic
Week's Downloads: 12| Votes: 7 | Score: 8.75
Size: 53KB | Posted:

42 Clinging to Hope as the World Falters

A Great Death Story (1)
A man and his daughter encounter a massive meteor shower which disrupts their lives, but it's only the beginning. It's the beginning of the end, or is it? An Apocalyptic tale that focuses on individuals trying to maintain love, hope and family amongst death and dying. This is a pre-Post-Apocalyptic tale, asking what happened to all the people before most PA stories even begin. Previously published as "Love and Family During the Great Death".

Age Rating: Older than 17 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Science Fiction, Apocalyptic, Near Future, Pandemic, Romance, Science
Week's Downloads: 12| Votes: 49 | Score: 8.47
Size: 1233KB | Posted: Concluded:

43 Celebrity

Sound the fanfare! Beat the drums! Shout hosannas! Here he comes....

Age Rating: Older than 7 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Science Fiction, Novel-Classic
Week's Downloads: 11| Votes: - | Score: -
Size: 5KB | Posted:

44 On Handling the Data

Sometimes a story is best told by omission--!

Age Rating: Older than 7 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Science Fiction, Novel-Classic
Week's Downloads: 11| Votes: - | Score: -
Size: 17KB | Posted:

45 Chaos Calls 06: Into the Heartland

A story in the Damsels In Distress Universe
Some remnants of the Slaver War are rebuilding in the lands south of King Sid's area, so Al decides to stop them before they grew to big. The nearest safe entry on Chaos is the Rider Citadel well across the continent from Al's helpers, so he must again recruit help from the locals. 11,900 words

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Science Fiction, Aliens, Violence, War
Week's Downloads: 11| Votes: 34 | Score: 8.75
Size: 62KB | Posted: Concluded:

46 The Alternate Plan

The operation was a very serious one and Bart Neely was willing to put himself into Dr. Morton's hands. But if things turned out badly, Bart was going to teach them a lesson. He was going to refuse to die.

Age Rating: Older than 7 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Science Fiction, Novel-Classic
Week's Downloads: 11| Votes: 8 | Score: 7.81
Size: 11KB | Posted:

47 One -shot

Computers are increasingly important, and public companies are often taking over roles reserved for government agencies in the 50's. Even the comments about not really understanding how hard it is to produce really random data is all spot on. What was missed of course was the fact computer prices would drop as fast as they grew more powerful, union/mob style gangsters would go out of fashion and ESP wouldn't pan out at all.

Age Rating: Older than 7 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Science Fiction, Novel-Classic
Week's Downloads: 11| Votes: 10 | Score: 8.63
Size: 27KB | Posted:

48 Stand in Time

A man is moving to the USA with his family. At the last minute his work won't release him from his contract early, as previously agreed. A cousin who's a close friend stands in to fill his role as father in helping the rest of the family move on the set date.When they get to the USA and the man is kidnapped by a group set on world domination. They brainwash him and send him back in time to help them bring about a different end to the War Between the States. Can one man affect their plans?

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Time Travel
Tags: Science Fiction, Time Travel, Western, Rags To Riches
Week's Downloads: 11| Votes: 68 | Score: 8.69
Size: 487KB | Posted:

49 A Justice Provider's Tale

There is no hunger, no social hard ship and thus the core reasons for crime eroded. That is the official opinion and beleive of most. One percent of a population, that is counted in Centillions is still a very big number. The shiny, mighty Union is not perfect. Some say a free society can never be.

Age Rating: Older than 7
Tags: Science Fiction, Aliens, Space, Futuristic, Clones, Nanotechnology, Robots, Extra Sensory Perception, Crime, Mystery, Bounty Hunters, Young Adult
Week's Downloads: 10| Votes: 13 | Score: 8.37
Size: 213KB | Posted:

50 Chaos Calls 05: Island Girl

A story in the Damsels In Distress Universe
The rebels on Cassandra have tricked the system into sending an important person to Chaos when they didn't want to go. Al is asked to rescue her then return her to Crossroads with two Damsels on the same island off the enemy held coast. To do so he must arrive on Chaos too far from his usual helpers to involve them in his plans to free the islands from his enemies. 27,300 words

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Aliens, Space, Violence, War
Week's Downloads: 10| Votes: 31 | Score: 8.71
Size: 141KB | Posted: Concluded:
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