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!
And don't forget about our tempting Flash Fic Prompt.
Bella is a single mom not really looking for anything. But once it's sitting right in front of her, will she be able to make her move and realize she deserves it? AH; BxE; BPOV. Rated M
CSI Seattle WA by Michaelmas54-rec'd by Cared Cullen
A chance discovery in the forest near Forks starts a series of events that could prove cataclysmic, not just for the people involved. A story of love, passion, murder, mystery and horror and rated M mainly for the passionate bits. A story of about 89,000 words that will hopefully keep you on the edge of your sofa! Updated in 'episodes' of 3 chapters at a time, every Saturday. Rated M
Cullen House by Esmegrace-rec'd by Jessica Meraux
Edward and Bella meet in 1901 Newport, Rhode Island, but their relationship faces serious obstacles. Ness Cullen has landed her dream internship in Newport in 2013. The catch? She's working on the restoration of a mansion once owned by her ancestors, and there may be more to the history of the house than meets the eye. Rated M
Headbands and Hero-Worship by GeekChic12-rec'd by CarrieZM/Nic
Two rivals. One election. Who will come out on top? A mini-fic written for Dreamweaver94's birthday. AH, High School, ExB Rated M
Liberation by Capricapra-rec'd by Jessica Meraux
Bella Swan is a confident, high-achieving businesswoman, but when it comes to the opposite sex, she's rather nervous. Enter sexy, suave, charismatic restaurateur Edward Cullen, who seems to have a way of getting to let her guard down. But is he really as smooth as he seems? Originally an entry for the Dirty Talkin' Edward Contest- now to be continued as a multi-chapter fic. Rated M
Little Green and Easybella by BettiGefecht-rec'd by CarrieZM
She only remembers a silent kid, he doesn't remember her at all. When they meet again years later, they feel a connection that isn't of this world. Rated M.
Lose The One You Love by Discordia81and Kherisma-rec'd by Jenn Granat
San Francisco lawyer, Bella Swan, struggles to cope with the loss of her long-term boyfriend, Riley. Lonely and grief-stricken, she loses herself in a string of one-night stands, convinced she'll never find love again. Museum curator, Edward Cullen, may be the man to change Bella's mind. Could he be her second chance for love? Rated M
Plight Thee My Troth by Gingerandgreen-rec'd by Dolly Reader
England, 1795. Lord Edward Masen and Miss Isabella Swan promise to love one another for all time; but will the harsh realities of life allow two souls from very different backgrounds to fulfil their vows? EPOV, AH Rated M
Shame by Belladonnacullen-rec'd by Nic
She destroys him. He hides his disgrace. She manipulates. He dominates. She's driven by power. He's inspired by duty. Their corporate arrangement is motivated by shame. ExB, AH, Rated M.
The Distance In Between by Sunflowersongs-rec'd by Edmazing
Edward Cullen, a Union cavalry officer during the Civil War, is found wounded and healed back to health by Bella Swan. Perhaps something even more precious is found in the process. Rated M
The Keepsake by Windchymes-rec'd by CarrieZM
Some things you never forget, they just hurt too much to remember. Rated M
The Loving Kind by Thimbles-rec'd by CarrieZM
There were nine words on the square of paper. Nine simple words that I have waited over a year to hear: "I was wrong. I miss you. I love you." My biggest mistake was falling in love with Bella. My second was telling her. Rated M
When Day Ends and Night Begins by PuppetStrings19-rec'd by Capricorn75
Bella & Edward were childhood friends before her mother took her away from Charlie right after their divorce. This story takes place when Bella moves back to Forks, is a new student at Forks High School and see's Edward for the first time in over 10 years. Rated M
Where Life Takes You by MidnightLove87-rec'd by Sixdlb5
It's 1962 and on Bella's 21st birthday her mother feels that it's time for Bella to settle down and get married. And while Bella thinks that getting married is the key to safety and security, her aunt takes it upon herself to give Bella other possibilities. A bus ticket, a full billfold, and red lipstick... Where will life take Bella? Come along for the ride! Rated M
With One Word by Kyla713-rec'd by Jenn Granat
One simple announcement was all it took for Bella's world to come crashing down around her...Edward was getting married, and not to her.But is he really lost forever? Inspired by WitFit Prompts for December 2012 Rated M