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All Good Things by Renee_RK
All Good Thingsby Renee RK
"Bridget Jones with a lot more wine! This story is hilarious, feel-good and relatable in all the best ways!" - Grace K @ HQ. She's just quit her high-flying jo...
His Revenge (Power Play #1) by Neon_chocolates
His Revenge (Power Play #1)by Rose
Ethan Lachlan, wealthy businessman and CEO of a fortune 500 company had planned his revenge down to the very last detail...He would shake Erin Gosling's perfect little w...
Regency Masquerade by VeraLoy
Regency Masqueradeby Vera Loy
As a gambler's daughter, Frances was resigned to spending her life masquerading as a boy, learning how to shoot a pistol and fight with a sword. Constantly moving from...
Empire Day ✓ by SapphireAlena
Empire Day ✓by S. A. McCaffrey
1st place: Star Wars Fanfiction Awards Luke Skywalker is turning 8 in just a few days on Empire Day. Unfortunately, the Empire has ordered a galaxy-wide census on Empire...
TENDING TO THE STORM by winnychiamzy
TENDING TO THE STORMby winnychiamzy
Elizabeth Elliot has been through foster care for so long and 4 years ago,she was set free. Trying to piece her life back after the terrible luck experience with her fos...
Agency by Renee_RK
Agencyby Renee RK
When a burned-out agency worker finds himself cornered by fate, he struggles to regain control of his destiny by any means: embezzlement, adultery, even dog-napping are...
Bound by FireWoman74
Boundby FireWoman74
He's searched for the right one for years...his patience growing thinner as each passing day goes by...the right one, the one he can sell the lie to, until it is too lat...
The Blade by Reffster
The Bladeby Geoff Blackwell
Exams, no girlfriend, a cantankerous grandfather - George has it tough. And that's even before the assassins come for him, he discovers the magical sword stashed in the...
Pretty Sure I'm Dead by CFarley982
Pretty Sure I'm Deadby Charles Farley
Where in the secret to life the universe and everything is revealed. Who says entertaining writing has to have a story, or a plot? Why can't it be just a stream of con...
The ancient and tragic journey of the vampire Vittoria de Luca Bonenfant as she so vividly recalls. The struggles of an immortality she deems to be forsaken by God. A Ch...
The Egg at Dumstreet by RainerSalt
The Egg at Dumstreetby RainerSalt
[Completed] A U.S. expatriate is cast into a rainy, foggy corner of Europe. He went there on the pretense to work on his research, but he actually wanted to put as many...
Astronomicon: Icarus by Astronomicon
Astronomicon: Icarusby Paul Vincent
A standalone novel set in the Astronomicon Universe. ( REVAMPED in 2016 ) In 2078, whilst working the Trojan asteroid cloud, Captain Taylor and the crew of the deep spac...
Kilo-29 (Damned of the 2/19th, Book 15) by TimothyWillard
Kilo-29 (Damned of the 2/19th, Timothy Willard
The Cold War is over, the USSR is gone and Russia lies in economic and industrial ruin. A new president, a new mandate, and Special Weapons has been disbanded, it's sold...
Macka Lake ✔ [short story] by EPrescott
Macka Lake ✔ [short story]by Eva | Commission Open
In an alternative universe where tentacle monsters had taken over Australia and assimilated into the human world, a girl risks her life for a clue to escape. ⸻ "Sin...
The Scent of Death by bigimp
The Scent of Deathby Michael D Smith
When all hope is lost. When there's no-one else left to call... Dudley the Labrador is a cadaver dog specifically trained to sniff out human remains. His handler, Jennif...
The Mystery of Novak Manor - An Eleanor and Lydia Mystery by eacomiskey
The Mystery of Novak Manor - An EA Comiskey
An #OpenNovellaContest (#ONC) Ambassador Pick! Eleanor and Lydia, book 1 Armed with knitting needles and a fantastic playlist, Eleanor and Lydia set off to solve The My...
Gaston | ON HOLD by Rose_Conspiracy
Gaston | ON HOLDby Rose
"No one's slick as Gaston, no one's quick as Gaston. No one's neck's as incredibly thick as Gaston's." ●●●●● After falling from the castle of that furry-legged...
The Painted Altar by bigimp
The Painted Altarby Michael D Smith
WATTYS WINNER 2020 Two interconnected murders, 64 years apart. One woman's search for truth and identity. Readers' comments: 'a masterpiece', 'impeccably written', 'amaz...
Astronomicon: Behemoth by Astronomicon
Astronomicon: Behemothby Paul Vincent
The crew of interstellar colonisation vessel Arcadian awake from a decade of hibernation to discover that they are lost in darkness, their ship's propulsion system has s...
The Craving - Marooned by RainerSalt
The Craving - Maroonedby RainerSalt
[Complete] After a plane crash, Megan is marooned with a group of survivors on an uninhabited island in the Pacific. They find a dead man's body, and the next day it's g...