Sunday, April 1, 2012

Meet the Poll: Fics we read this week, in TLS

Each week we share with you what we are reading and enjoying. The following made the top of our lists last week. Please help us determine which 5 of these will be featured as fics of the week, next week, by choosing FIVE from the poll on the right

Aloha 'Oe by NoelleSeven-rec'd by PrettyKittyArtist
This is a story about growing up, and the people who come in and out of our lives. Some are gone forever, and others only until we meet again. AH/OOC Twilight - Rated: M 

Country Women Will Survive by Stratocastic1969-rec'd by Mathisson
As a homeless drifter in Kentucky, Edward finds work and a home with a widow and her two young daughters. Will he have the strength to stay away from Bella, who's innocence captures his heart? Twilight - Rated: M 

Give A Little by The Little Wise Owl-rec'd by Kitty Vuitton
Bella, opressed by her family's expectations of her, has spent her lifetime playing it safe. Edward, Hollywood actor, has never been afraid of taking a risk. This is a story of what happens when two people, with two different lifestyles, meet. Rated M.

Going For the Gold by Bethaboo-rec'd by Stephanie Tzathas
Edward Cullen, an Olympic swimming star, goes to Beijing with winning gold medals on his mind, but is distracted by the beautiful but clumsy reporter he meets on his way. All Human AU, co-written by tameleine. Twilight - Rated: M

Hot Commodity by Blueeyedcherry-rec'd by Kitty Vuitton
Edward Cullen is used to getting everything he wants. Good looking, wealthy, and charming, NYC's most reputable playboy doesn't take "no" for an answer. Then he meets Isabella Swan and all bets are off ... Except for one. *AH/ADULT THEMES/LEMONS* Twilight - Rated: M

In The Hands Of Fate by Mathisson-rec'd by Nic
Bella and Jacob engaged to be married, but on the night of their rehearsal, Jacob does the unthinkable, shattering her world and her ability to trust. Can a simple package sent to a single sailor really change your life? AH, CC Twilight - Rated: M

In The Woods by Oprah Winfrey-rec'd by Edmazing
Bella has a serious case of writer's block. A retreat to an isolated cabin in the mountains is just what she needs. The only problem? She's not alone and this mysterious, surly stranger is not looking for company. Mature content. Very AU. Twilight - Rated: M

Ladder to the Sun by Rosybud-rec'd by BookishQua 
How can you die when you've never really lived? That's the problem Bella Swan faces when she's told she only has a year to live. Can she make up for a lonely, unhappy life in the short time she has left... and maybe find love too? All-human, EXB Twilight - Rated: M

Learning Curve by Linnybug-rec'd by Shana Bowe
Bella's a college freshman who meets Edward the Sigma Pi, but he's not your average frat boy. All human...and lots o'lemons on the horizon for this one. Twilight - Rated: M 

Letters From A Broken Man by Mamasutra-rec'd by Nic
Looking back I realize I had everything and it was thrown away for nothing. Written for the Twi Pic Challenge Twilight - Rated: M

Lucky Girl by Zaza724-rec'd by MonicaNP
"Wise guys, shy guys, and sly lover boys with big bad bedroom eyes. I never loved a man I trusted as far as I could pitch my shoe 'til I loved you. I'm a lucky girl." M for language/lemons. Canon couples. AU/AH Twilight - Rated: M

No Holds Barred by Jayhawkbb-rec'd by Nic
When Bella opens her dance studio right next to Edward's bar, will Edward hate her...or will he fall for the girl next door? BxE, AH, OOC, rated M for naughty language and behavior.
Twilight - Rated: M

Practice to Deceive by Livie79-rec'd by PAWsPeaches/Cejsmom
I saw her today. I wasn't impressed. But he wanted her, and that was enough for me. He would feel what I felt. She was just collateral damage. AH ExB Twilight - Rated: M

Rm w a Vu by AngelGoddess1981-rec'd by Ryden Dirty
Bella's a struggling student at AZ State who finds her boyfriend in bed with her roomie. Unable to look at them, she moves out. When another dorm room cannot be found, Bella takes to the classifieds. Just how good is the view being advertised? Twilight - Rated: M

Snapdragon by PrettyKittyArtist-rec'd by Nic
Once upon a time, a girl fell in love with a boy. He gave her a ring and promised her forever. No one told her there'd be an expiration date on her glass slippers. What's a girl to do when she stands to lose everything? She fights. Hard. EXB AH AU Twilight - Rated: M

The Blessing & The Curse by The Black Arrow-rec'd by Katinki
By pretending she is falling for Edward, Bella is fulfilling Esme's dying wish. But sexy, possessive Edward can read her mind. Will she ever get into his? Can Bella forget the pain of her teenage years, and can she resist his relentless seduction? AH. Twilight - Rated: M

The Machine Shop by Angela4148-rec'd by Melissa Kratz
College graduate, Bella Swan, needs a job to pay for the student loans on a useless degree. Owner of the famous Machine Shop, Edward Cullen, is looking for a waitress, but there's a lot more to their stories. AH OOC Twilight - Rated: M

The Search by Amber1983-rec'd by Dragnfli336
When Bella Swan flees to London to escape her painful and humiliating past she doesn't expect her charismatic new boss to be quite so interested in her secrets... AH. Britishward. Rated M for language and lemons. Twilight - Rated: M 

Torn by TheRainGirl-rec'd by Dragnfli336
What if Edward was too late? Twilight alternate ending. Following orginial Pre-BD canon. Rated M for mature, dark themes, and violence. Angst and lemons throughout. COMPLETE!
Twilight - Rated: M 

We Found Love by FFLoverLaura-rec'd by Suzie55
Bella and Edward were caught in a whirlwind of extreme pleasure and ecstasy. Is it love or just lust? E&B. All Human. Rate M for Language, Lemons, Drug Use. Twilight - Rated: M

1 comment:

  1. I just finished a wip called Country Women Will Survive. I think its a fabulous story and definitely worth reading.