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Top 50 Stories, by Weekly Downloads

 

1 The Short Life

The Alien had to choose--and fast--a living entity to act through. He chose. but he made one error....

Age Rating: Older than 7 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Science Fiction, Novel-Classic
Week's Downloads: 62| Votes: - | Score: -
Size: 117KB | Posted:

2 Man of Many Minds

Somewhere, somehow, the first moves have been made--the pattern is beginning to emerge. Someone--or something--is on the way to supreme power over all the planets held by Man. And the Inter-stellar Corps is helpless to meet the threat--no normal man can hope to penetrate the conspiracy. But--the Corps has a man who isn't normal, a man with a very strange weapon... ..._his mind_.

Age Rating: Older than 7 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Science Fiction, Novel-Classic
Week's Downloads: 45| Votes: - | Score: -
Size: 377KB | Posted:

3 The Revolt of the Star Men

Even in our picayune little corner of the universe, we find in the insect kingdom a form of life that has survived through every possible earth catastrophe in the last 40 mill. years. With their skeletons on the outside of their bodies,insects are able to protect their bodies from heat, cold, and from accidents that would kill us. If the insect's shell were harder and thicker and made of heat resisting material, it might conceivablybe able to live in space without other protection.

Age Rating: Older than 7 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Science Fiction, Novel-Classic
Week's Downloads: 38| Votes: - | Score: -
Size: 156KB | Posted:

4 Masters of Space

The Masters had ruled all space with an unconquerable iron fist. But the Masters were gone. And this new, young race who came now to take their place--could they hope to defeat the ancient Enemy of All?

Age Rating: Older than 7 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Science Fiction, Novel-Classic
Week's Downloads: 37| Votes: - | Score: -
Size: 306KB | Posted:

5 Stamped Caution

It's a funny thing, but most monsters seem to be of the opinion that it's men who are the monsters. You know, they have a point.

Age Rating: Older than 7 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Science Fiction, Novel-Classic
Week's Downloads: 34| Votes: - | Score: -
Size: 66KB | Posted:

6 Home Again, Home Again

The customs officer isn't even human, so it feels like just another R&R, another halting conversation carried on in ugly trade-speak, another bewilderment of queues and luggage carousels. Outside: another spaceport, surrounded by the variegated hostels for the variegated tourists, and bipeds are in bare majority. The thing he can't think of it is, is a homecoming.

Age Rating: Older than 7 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Science Fiction, Novel-Classic
Week's Downloads: 31| Votes: - | Score: -
Size: 60KB | Posted:

7 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: 30| Votes: 6 | Score: 7.96
Size: 886KB | Posted:

8 Syndrome Johnny

The plagues that struck mankind could be attributed to one man. But was he fiend. or savior?

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

9 Destiny's Road

by Lumpy

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.

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Science Fiction, Coming of Age
Week's Downloads: 29| Votes: 60 | Score: 7.92
Size: 503KB | Posted: Concluded:

10 Spillthrough

Ships switching from hyper to normal space had to do it in a micro-second--if the crews were to live. But it would take Brad suicidal minutes!

Age Rating: Older than 7 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Science Fiction, Novel-Classic
Week's Downloads: 28| Votes: - | Score: -
Size: 52KB | Posted:

11 The Revolutions of Time

The very men who claimed mental superiority because they were free from superstitions and divine disillusionment were themselves victims of their own sophism, and while they thought themselves crowned with enlightenment, it was naught but the Phrygian caps of their prejudices toward the material state.

Age Rating: Older than 7 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Science Fiction, Novel-Classic
Week's Downloads: 27| Votes: - | Score: -
Size: 243KB | Posted:

12 Rough Beast

The most dangerous, utterly vicious carnivorous animal the Galactics knew had escaped. to Earth! Because contact with Earth was forbidden, they knew little of Earth. which led to certain false conclusions.

Age Rating: Older than 7 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Science Fiction, Novel-Classic
Week's Downloads: 24| Votes: - | Score: -
Size: 22KB | Posted:

13 Cully

By all the laws of nature, he should have been dead. But if he were alive. then there was something he had to find.

Age Rating: Older than 7 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Science Fiction, Novel-Classic
Week's Downloads: 23| Votes: - | Score: -
Size: 9KB | Posted:

14 Test Rocket!

It's amazing how much you can learn about absolute strangers if you just stop to think about the kind of an animal they'll put in a.

Age Rating: Older than 7 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Science Fiction, Novel-Classic
Week's Downloads: 23| Votes: - | Score: -
Size: 5KB | Posted:

15 Ten From Infinity

It began when a pedestrian got hit by a cab in New York City. No doubt it was the only motor mishap in the history of creation that reached out among the stars--for far out in space a signal was registered: Something has gone wrong....for the doctors discovered their accident patient had two hearts. It was the beginning of the discovery that the Earth had been invaded by 10 such creatures from Outer Space.

Age Rating: Older than 7 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Science Fiction, Novel-Classic
Week's Downloads: 23| Votes: - | Score: -
Size: 237KB | Posted:

16 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: 23| Votes: 26 | Score: 7.67
Size: 886KB | Posted: Concluded:

17 Jamieson

A Konv cylinder was the key to space--but there was one power it could not match!

Age Rating: Older than 7 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Science Fiction, Novel-Classic
Week's Downloads: 21| Votes: - | Score: -
Size: 28KB | Posted:

18 Leben

The product of bio-engineering they search for their place and the man who made them what and who they are.

Age Rating: Older than 17 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Science Fiction, Violence, Science, Military, Drugs
Week's Downloads: 20| Votes: 20 | Score: 8.54
Size: 447KB | Posted: Concluded:

19 Problem on Balak

Sometimes you can solve your problem by running out on it!

Age Rating: Older than 7 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Science Fiction, Novel-Classic
Week's Downloads: 19| Votes: - | Score: -
Size: 27KB | Posted:

20 Regeneration

So long as there are men and women alive, in a livable environment, then a new beginning is possible.

Age Rating: Older than 7 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Science Fiction, Novel-Classic
Week's Downloads: 18| Votes: - | Score: -
Size: 21KB | Posted:

21 Blessed Are the Meek

Every strength is a weakness, and every weakness is a strength. And when the Strong start smashing each other's strength. the Weak may turn out to be, instead, the Wise.

Age Rating: Older than 7 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Science Fiction, Novel-Classic
Week's Downloads: 18| Votes: - | Score: -
Size: 10KB | Posted:

22 Racing the Clock

A The Catalyst Story (4)
Alex has a mission to find as many new followers as he can in the limited time he has left as he comes to grip with the knowledge his abilities will likely kill him. Before that happens, he hits the road with his sister and Gail. Along the way, they learn much more about him, his followers and about leading a mission when one doesn't know the way. He needs enough followers to build a new branch on the evolutionary tree, but has a limited time and needs to stay below the radar as he does it.

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Science Fiction, Extra Sensory Perception, Coming of Age, Young Adult
Week's Downloads: 18| Votes: 16 | Score: 7.81
Size: 1046KB | Posted: Concluded:

23 Key Out of Time

A Time Traders/Ross Murdock Story
Key Out of Time -the fourth book in the Time Traders series, following The Time Traders, Galactic Derelict, and The Defiant Agents- again features Ross Murdock as the hero. Accompanying a group of settlers to the now-empty water-planet Hawaika, he is sent back in time through a Time Gate... and must learn to survive ten thousand years in the past!

Age Rating: Older than 7 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Science Fiction, Fantasy, Novel-Classic
Week's Downloads: 18| Votes: 23 | Score: 6.75
Size: 314KB | Posted:

24 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: 18| Votes: 75 | Score: 8.27
Size: 195KB | Posted: Concluded:

25 Anchorite

There are two basic kinds of fools--the ones who know they are fools, and the kind that, because they do not know that, are utterly deadly menaces!

Age Rating: Older than 7 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Science Fiction, Novel-Classic
Week's Downloads: 17| Votes: - | Score: -
Size: 106KB | Posted:

26 Normalcy Is Harder Than It Looks

A The Catalyst Story (3)
Having wrestled with trying to preserve a 'normal' last few months of high school, Alex faces an even harder time, as not only does he have to explain to those he loves what his life has become, but he faces several people who seem to hate him as much as his followers adore him. What's a confused teenage atheist religious figure to do? In the third book of the series, follow Alex Jennings as he deals with a variety of challenges as he learns about what he's ultimately facing.

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Science Fiction, Extra Sensory Perception, Coming of Age, Romance, School, Science, Religion, Cults, Young Adult
Week's Downloads: 17| Votes: 26 | Score: 7.76
Size: 1350KB | Posted: Concluded:

27 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: 17| Votes: 84 | Score: 8.60
Size: 248KB | Posted: Concluded:

28 Pharaoh's Broker

A brilliant scientist and his former student (and financial benefactor) build a rocket and travel to Mars, where they find a civilization identical to that of Biblical-era Egypt.

Age Rating: Older than 7 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Science Fiction, Novel-Classic
Week's Downloads: 16| Votes: - | Score: -
Size: 369KB | Posted:

29 Stranded in a Foreign Land

"Never Leave Anyone Behind" is a familiar refrain for American Servicemen. A crew is incapacitated in a strange land and a hostile government tries to capture them and steal their resources. If you're not in the military, do you put your family's lives at risk to help those who can't help themselves, or may not even survive? Previously published as "Stranded".

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Science Fiction, Aliens, Space, AI, Science, Dystopian
Week's Downloads: 16| Votes: 38 | Score: 8.30
Size: 664KB | 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: 15| Votes: 79 | Score: 7.96
Size: 185KB | Posted: Concluded:

31 New Hire

Very admirable rule: Never do tomorrow what you can put off until after the age of forty!

Age Rating: Older than 7 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Science Fiction, Novel-Classic
Week's Downloads: 14| Votes: - | Score: -
Size: 12KB | Posted:

32 Show Business

Here's the behind-the-scenes lowdown on Luna City life and a promoter of Martian dancing girls, vaudeville, and--other things. But remember: stop us if you've heard this one!

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

33 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
Week's Downloads: 14| Votes: 85 | Score: 8.00
Size: 231KB | Posted:

34 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, Military, Workplace
Week's Downloads: 14| Votes: 15 | Score: 8.48
Size: 222KB | Posted:

35 The Cuckoo's Progeny

A Not-Quite Human Story (1)
Al and Betty have peculiar skills which set them apart, and which leads them to search for others like them. As they discover who they might be, they become alienated from friends, family and humanity in general. They must discover who they are and where they belong, as there no room for them in their world. Between walking into disasters, ungrateful rescues and government agents tracking their every movement, they're searching for a way out and a way home, wherever that might be.

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Science Fiction, Space, Nanotechnology, AI
Week's Downloads: 14| Votes: 33 | Score: 7.91
Size: 401KB | Posted: Concluded:

36 Victory

It seemed Earth was a rich, and undefended planet in a warring, hating galaxy. Things can be deceptive though; children playing can be quite rough--but that ain't war, friend!

Age Rating: Older than 7 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Science Fiction, Novel-Classic
Week's Downloads: 13| Votes: - | Score: -
Size: 93KB | Posted:

37 Singularity

An experimental NASA flight goes horribly wrong and the test pilot wakes up unhurt, back home. Struggling to discover what happened, Eric Morgan returns to NASA prepared to face a thousand questions as things continue to unravel. Is he still human or a new species, and what does that mean for those around him? Testifying before a Congressional subcommittee, Eric inspires fear and hope. As the danger mounts, he tries to fall off the grid, but the rest of the world won't let him walk away.

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Science Fiction, Aliens, Space, Science, Spiritual
Week's Downloads: 13| Votes: 55 | Score: 8.27
Size: 319KB | Posted: Concluded:

38 Craphound

An antiques collector in a peculiar post-contact world where exccentric aliens do strange deeds.

Age Rating: Older than 7 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Science Fiction, Novel-Classic
Week's Downloads: 12| Votes: - | Score: -
Size: 40KB | Posted:

39 Trying to Be Normal

A The Catalyst Story (2)
Alex, returning from New Orleans with a whole new life, tries to become just a normal teen as he returns to school. Can he blend in for the next two months, despite having women following him? And will his abilities really be invisible to those around him? Follow Alex's adventures as he struggles with his new abilities, followers, growing responsibilities and his new role in life. The second of six books following Alex as he learns about what he's ultimately facing.

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Science Fiction, Extra Sensory Perception, Coming of Age, Romance, School, Science
Week's Downloads: 12| Votes: 28 | Score: 7.84
Size: 994KB | Posted: Concluded:

40 The House on the Borderland

A manuscript is found: filled with small, precise writing and smelling of pit-water, it tells the story of an old recluse and his strange home - and its even stranger, jade-green double, seen by the recluse on an otherworldly plain where gigantic gods and monsters roam.

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Science Fiction, Monsters, Fantasy, Novel-Classic
Week's Downloads: 12| Votes: - | Score: -
Size: 263KB | Posted:

41 Bridge Crossing

He knew the city was organized for his individual defense, for it had been that way since he was born. But who was his enemy?

Age Rating: Older than 7 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Science Fiction, Novel-Classic
Week's Downloads: 11| Votes: - | Score: -
Size: 28KB | Posted:

42 A Voyage to Arcturus

After a strange interstellar journey, Maskull, a man from Earth, awakens alone in a desert on the planet Tormance, seared by the suns of the binary star Arcturus. As he journeys northward, guided by a drumbeat, he encounters a world and its inhabitants like no other, where gender is a victory won at dear cost; where landscape and emotion are drawn into an accursed dance; where heroes are killed, reborn, and renamed; and where the lure of Shaping, who may be God, torment Maskull in his pilgrimage

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Science Fiction, Aliens, Futuristic, Fantasy, Novel-Classic
Week's Downloads: 11| Votes: - | Score: -
Size: 538KB | Posted:

43 The Birds of Lorrane

Intelligent birds! They knew a dead-end planet when they visited one!

Age Rating: Older than 7 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Science Fiction, Novel-Classic
Week's Downloads: 10| Votes: - | Score: -
Size: 21KB | Posted:

44 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: 10| Votes: 39 | Score: 7.82
Size: 1233KB | Posted: Concluded:

45 Irresistible Weapon

There's no such thing as a weapon too horrible to use; weapons will continue to become bigger, and deadlier. Like other things that can't be stopped....

Age Rating: Older than 7 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Science Fiction, Novel-Classic
Week's Downloads: 9| Votes: - | Score: -
Size: 14KB | Posted:

46 Giants on the Earth

The yoke of Jovian oppression rests heavily on the dwellers of Earth--until Damis, the Nepthalim, comes forward to lead them in spirited revolt.

Age Rating: Older than 7 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Science Fiction, Novel-Classic
Week's Downloads: 9| Votes: - | Score: -
Size: 134KB | Posted:

47 The Sargasso of Space

Helpless, doomed, into the graveyard of space floats the wrecked freighter Pallas.

Age Rating: Older than 7 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Science Fiction, Novel-Classic
Week's Downloads: 9| Votes: 9 | Score: 7.67
Size: 53KB | Posted:

48 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: 9| Votes: 12 | Score: 9.02
Size: 582KB | Posted:

49 A Transmutation of Muddles

An experienced horse-trader, bargain-haggler, and general swapper has a very special talent for turning two headaches into one aspirin pill....

Age Rating: Older than 7 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Science Fiction, Novel-Classic
Week's Downloads: 8| Votes: - | Score: -
Size: 36KB | Posted:

50 A City Near Centaurus

The city was sacred, but not to its gods. Michaelson was a god--but far from sacred!

Age Rating: Older than 7 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Science Fiction, Novel-Classic
Week's Downloads: 8| Votes: - | Score: -
Size: 29KB | Posted:
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