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1 The Sands of Saturn by Lumpy

Imperium (3)
With the Carthaginians pushed inside the walls of Londinium, the Britannians can finally stop reacting and take the fight to them. Hoping to retake the British Isles and even add new allies to the Alliance, legions are dispatched to √Čriu, the emerald isle, to push back Carthaginian expansion there. Ky, a test pilot from the future and now Consul for the Britannic Empire, knows that Carthaginian retaliation is coming and prepares an explosive new surprise for the invaders.
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Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Science Fiction, Time Travel, Alternate Timeline, AI, Politics, Violence, Historical, War
Downloads: 5491 | Votes: 72 | Score: 9.13
Size: 560KB | 105,350 words | Posted: Concluded:

2 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: Fantasy
Tags: Coming of Age, Historical, Rags To Riches, Fantasy
Downloads: 9355 | Votes: 182 | Score: 9.08
Size: 956KB | 177,295 words | Posted: Concluded:

3 The Trumpets of Mars by Lumpy

Imperium (2)
The Carthaginians are marching to destroy Rome and it is up to Ky, a test pilot from the future thrown into an alternate past, to keep the once mighty Roman Empire from being destroyed. As Ky gathers Roman and Caledonian forces together to form a new Britannic Empire to defend against the Carthaginian host, he must also struggle to contend with a malfunctioning AI implanted in his brain that is slowly gaining sentience. Thankfully, Ky is not alone.
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Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Science Fiction, Time Travel, Alternate Timeline, AI, Historical, War, Military
Downloads: 7304 | Votes: 86 | Score: 9.08
Size: 640KB | 120,454 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 17 | Genre: Fantasy
Tags: Alternate Timeline, Coming of Age, Drama, Violence, Historical, War, Rags To Riches, Fantasy
Downloads: 9442 | Votes: 240 | Score: 9.07
Size: 735KB | 137,866 words | Posted: Concluded:

5 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: Fantasy
Tags: Alternate Timeline, Coming of Age, Historical, Fantasy
Downloads: 7127 | Votes: 140 | Score: 9.04
Size: 893KB | 170,970 words | Posted: Concluded:

6 The Fires of Vulcan by Lumpy

Imperium (5)
War has come to the continent and Lieutenant Commander Ky, a test pilot from the far future and Consul of the Britannic Empire, leads armies scattered across Germania and Hispania to liberate them from Carthaginian rule. The Carthaginians , however, refuse to surrender without a fight. Led by a seasoned commander, new armies with weapons from the far east are sent to counter the Britannians, with the entirety of Europe as the ultimate prize.
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Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Science Fiction, Time Travel, Alternate Universe, Alternate Timeline, Nanotechnology, AI, Politics, Violence, Historical, War, Military
Downloads: 285 | Votes: * | Score: *
Size: 113KB | 21,181 words | Posted: in progress Updated:

7 Perchance to Visit by FantasyLover

Johnny Campbell barely graduates high school yet lands a "dream" job that changes his life and many others dramatically. While different, this is a follow-on story to "Perchance to Dream" and a familiarity with that story is recommended or many references won't make sense.
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Age Rating: Older than 17 | Genre: Fantasy
Tags: Science Fiction, Time Travel, Alternate Universe, School, Historical, Rags To Riches, Supernatural, Fantasy
Downloads: 5537 | Votes: 175 | Score: 9.00
Size: 604KB | 114,465 words | Posted: Concluded:

8 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: Time Travel
Tags: Science Fiction, Time Travel, Alternate Universe, Nanotechnology, AI, Politics, Violence, Historical, War, Military
Downloads: 4785 | Votes: 60 | Score: 8.99
Size: 578KB | 106,871 words | Posted: Concluded:

9 For the Love of Lana by Pars001

A story in the Mage and Magic Universe Universe
A powerful mage from a powerful clan, is betrothed to the daughter of a powerful Vampire clan. This is your average vampire/mage story but with a twist. What if you were a mage or a vampire and suddenly found your self a plain powerless human? Just ask Lana or Johnathon. This also crosses over into Dead stick my first ever cross over!
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Age Rating: Older than 17
Tags: Alternate Universe, Shapeshifters, Romance, Violence, Assassins, Spies, Secret Agents, Supernatural, Vampires, Werewolves, Demons, Ghosts, Monsters, Undead, Fantasy, Magic
Downloads: 2473 | Votes: 83 | Score: 8.98
Size: 219KB | 43,378 words | Posted: Concluded:

10 Perchance to Dream by FantasyLover

Stressed archaeologist seeks help from an unusual source by trying an ancient ritual--with unusual results. This story is a prequel to the next, longer story I will be posting.
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Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Fantasy
Tags: Science Fiction, Science, Historical, Supernatural, Fantasy
Downloads: 2825 | Votes: 155 | Score: 8.75
Size: 182KB | 34,445 words | Posted: Concluded:
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