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Twilight in the Roaring Twenties Contest

An era competition of the 1920s. A time of jazz, bootleggers, mobsters, and Edward-Fcking-Cullen.

Hosted by: Thedarknessofthmoon, Jessica0306, and Littlelea05

Voting is now Closed:

Congrats to our winners!! and a special thanks to all who participated and voted!

Readers Choice:

1st Place: The Great Cullen by LexieCullen17

2nd Place: The Cat's Pajama's by il_bel_mondo

Judges Choice:

1st Place: The Great Cullen by LexieCullen17

2nd: Mancaza di Rispetto by Sparabella

UPDATED!!: Deadline for submissions: CLOSED

This competition is to explore the times of the 1920's, during the time "Edward was new born". However, it does not have to follow the books. The point of the contest is to explore the Twilight Saga in the Twenties.

It doesn't not have to be canon; AH or Vamp will be accepted. If enough entries are accepted, we will split the voting into two categories of AH and Vamp.

Can be anyone's POV, does not have to be Edward's.

All submissions will be reviewed by the moderators of the contest and submitted into the C2 for approval. All moderators of the contest have the right to refuse any entries they feel do not comply with the rules of this contest.


Must contain themes of the 1920's.

Must comply with Twilighted standards of spelling and grammar. Betas are strongly encouraged.

Submissions from those who are under 18 will not be accepted.

This must be a one-shot and cannot be continued until after the contest.

Word requirement of 5k-20K. Does not include header.

There are no specifics on POV and all categories (AUH, AH, Canon, OOC) will be accepted.

Mature content is allowed, but not required. However, it should not be your driving force. Any entries that are just smut for the sake of smut will not be accepted. There must be a story line/plot.

No stories containing rape, pedophilia or incest will be accepted.

Contest entries are now being accepted until Jan 1, 2010.


Winners will be chosen in two categories: Reader's Choice and Judges' Pick.

All entries must be posted on Once your story has been posted, please submit the link via PM for entrance into the contest.

All entries must feature the following heading:

Roaring Twenties One Shot Contest


Your pen name:



To see the other entires of the Roaring Twenties One Shot Contest, visit the C2:

The competition is hosted by: Thedarknessofthemoon, Jessica0306, and Littlelea05


Top two winners in Readers Choice and Judges' Pick categories will be given personalized banners for their one-shot made by Thedarknessofthemoon, and will be featured on the Edwardville Blog in an author interview.


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The Cat's Pajamas by il-bel-mondo reviews
In a time of flapper girls, fast music, and Tommy guns, a strong woman run organization was--at first--scoffed at. Those scoffs quickly became caught in their throats when they found I didn't like being laughed at. Roaring 20's entry, M for lemon, AH
Twilight - Rated: M - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 6,235 - Reviews: 16 - Favs: 29 - Follows: 9 - Published: 1/6/2010 - Bella, Edward - Complete
The Great Cullen by lexiecullen17 reviews
Summer 1927, the elusive Edward Cullen finally reveals his weakness to his new neighbor--his longing for the girl he lost long ago. Can he pick up the pieces, or is it too late? Won 1st place & judges pick for thedarknessofthemoon's Roaring 20s Contest
Twilight - Rated: M - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 11,925 - Reviews: 28 - Favs: 44 - Follows: 17 - Published: 1/5/2010 - Bella, Edward - Complete
Undercover by edwardsisobel reviews
Edward survives the spanish flu and is recruited by an organisation for whom he works undercover. He falls for the niece of the most notorious Chicago gangster in history. The same man he is working to take down. One shot for Roaring Twenties Contest.
Twilight - Rated: T - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 13,147 - Reviews: 6 - Favs: 20 - Follows: 15 - Published: 1/3/2010 - Bella, Edward
Diamonds and Ice by KrisBCullen reviews
Entry for Gangsterward/Roaring Twenties One-Shot Contest: Edward is changed by Carlisle in 1917. He is appalled by what he has become, and finds his way as a hitman for hire. His encounter with Bella Swan puts him in the unfamiliar role of guardian.
Twilight - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Crime - Chapters: 1 - Words: 14,894 - Reviews: 23 - Favs: 34 - Follows: 6 - Published: 12/31/2009 - Edward, Bella - Complete
Judge, Jury and Executioner by EmmaleeWrites05 reviews
The 1920's were Edward's dark ages. Follow him through his struggles with bloodlust, protecting the innocent and finally accepting his true fate. Entry for the Roaring Twenties-Gangsterward Contest.
Twilight - Rated: M - English - Angst/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 5,349 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 8 - Follows: 2 - Published: 12/27/2009 - Edward - Complete
Die Verlorenen: The Lost by AzureEyedI reviews
Edward Cullen is a medical student in late 1920's Berlin, living a quiet life with his wife, but they occasionally get up to "mischief". AU/OOC/Canon/Non-canon pairings. MATURE for adult themes,genderbending,lemons.
Twilight - Rated: M - English - Drama/Mystery - Chapters: 1 - Words: 14,617 - Reviews: 14 - Favs: 4 - Follows: 2 - Published: 12/16/2009 - Edward - Complete
Mancanza di Rispetto by Sparabella reviews
***Judges Pick 'Roaring 20's' Contest*** How far is Edward Masen willing to go to prove his respect for his Mafia boss father? Ordered to kidnap rival Mafia boss' daughter Isabella Swan; will Edward find something that means more to him than respect? M
Twilight - Rated: M - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 16,297 - Reviews: 76 - Favs: 175 - Follows: 39 - Published: 12/14/2009 - Edward, Bella - Complete
The Chicago Outfit by thedarknessofthemoon reviews
Example for the Roaring Twenties-Gangsterward Contest. Set in the early 1920’s. Edward is a young vampire trying to find his purpose. In an attempt to find his way, he joins Chicago's most notorious gang: The Chicago Outfit. Rated M for Violence & Lemons
Twilight - Rated: M - English - Romance/Crime - Chapters: 1 - Words: 16,719 - Reviews: 38 - Favs: 88 - Follows: 27 - Updated: 11/6/2009 - Published: 9/25/2009 - Edward, Bella - Complete
Omertá by changedbyEdward reviews
Edward Cullen is a mafia underboss in 1929 prohibition Chicago. Entered in Roaring Twenties Contest! Rated M for language and sexual content of an explicit nature. AH/AU
Twilight - Rated: M - English - Romance/Suspense - Chapters: 1 - Words: 6,773 - Reviews: 120 - Favs: 232 - Follows: 180 - Published: 7/2/2009 - Edward, Bella - Complete
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