The home of web fiction

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The best place for readers

This platform was created by readers (by fans), because we wanted to read more. We made sure that we have awesome stories to read with easy ways to find them. With a constantly improving set of tools to support the authors on their road to becoming successful.


Use advanced search features to find the perfect story for you.

Great lists

Check out the public lists to find great stories, from best rated to trending.


Enjoy the experience of having a direct link to the creator of the work. Direct fan-author interaction.

Personalized lists

Follow stories so that you may never miss an update again, nor forget the last chapter that you read. Favorite a story to show the world, or enjoy the other personalized lists

The best place for authors


You can find countless tools to assist with your writing.


A thriving community to interact and share your work with and to get feedback and support from.


Don't let your story collect dust. Publish on Royal Road, and find new readers - take the first step on the road to success.

Members Success Stories

Published and well-known authors of our community