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21 Perfect Choices - A John the Genius Story by PT Brainum

First part in series. Omniscient 7 year old John begins a journey to change the world. Begins in 1984 Oklahoma. 28k words.
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Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Science Fiction, Time Travel, Alternate Timeline, Coming of Age, Humor, School, Science, Rags To Riches
Downloads: 2742 | Votes: 151 | Score: 8.10
Size: 149KB | 28,728 words | Posted:

22 The C.I.A. Exposed: T.A.R.P. Cover Up by Ernest Bywater

Some smart people invent a way to dispose of rubbish, and a few other things. The CIA want their technology, and they won't hand it over. Things heat up. Set in Australia.
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Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Politics, Violence, Workplace, Rags To Riches
Downloads: 1791 | Votes: 134 | Score: 8.07
Size: 36KB | 7,122 words | Posted:

23 Return to Sanity by QM

A Darker England Story (2)
A nation almost destroyed by grief, horror and rage. A group of men both feared and hated by those in power. A destiny revealed and a return to civilised values. Sometimes the return from the edge is fraught with danger, yet hope abides.
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Age Rating: Older than 13
Tags: Near Future, Romance, Military, Dystopian
Downloads: 705 | Votes: 62 | Score: 7.95
Size: 91KB | 17,401 words | Posted: Concluded:

24 Temple Trouble by H. Beam Piper

Miracles to order was a fine way for the paratimers to get mining concessions--but Nature can sometimes pull counter-miracles. And so can men, for that matter....
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Age Rating: Older than 7
Tags: Science Fiction, Novel-Classic
Downloads: 516 | Votes: 22 | Score: 7.53
Size: 68KB | 12,358 words | Posted:

25 When the Sleepers Woke by Arthur L. Zagat

Only two small groups of people-enemies-survive the vast desolation of the Final War.
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Age Rating: Older than 13
Tags: Science Fiction, Apocalyptic, Post Apocalyptic, Futuristic, War, Military, Pulp Classic
Downloads: 1078 | Votes: 48 | Score: 7.18
Size: 61KB | 11,354 words | Posted:

26 The Jovian Jest by Lilith Lorraine

There came to our pigmy planet a radiant wanderer with a message--and a jest--from the vasty universe.
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Age Rating: Older than 7
Tags: Science Fiction, Novel-Classic
Downloads: 147 | Votes: 9 | Score: 6.64
Size: 18KB | 3,116 words | Posted:
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