A directory of free ebooks from the authors and publishers at Smashwords.  View online samples here and then click over to Smashwords to download them in multiple ebook formats, readable on any e-reading device.  Enjoy!

9: A Short Story by Jesse White 9: A Short Story by May 26, 2016 833 words Read a sample
A short story about a Girl telling a therapist about why she is so angry and what kind of past hurt may have led her to be the way she is now, while she lived in the projects of Harlem, New York City.
Bloodlines by Trisha L. Brown Bloodlines by May 26, 2016 131649 words Read a sample
YA fantasy about Faerie thrones, Faerie kingdoms and how one teen girls life is forever changed when she discovers her true parentage and all the baggage that comes along with it.
An Unextraordinary Life by Jo Hollywood An Unextraordinary Life by May 26, 2016 58017 words Read a sample
Meet Tess, a woman who is still in love with her husband, who died five years ago. Meet Jack, the ghost, who wants to make Tess happy again. Finally there's Rob who wants to win Tess's heart. Who will she choose?
Just a Little Graveyard Fun by Joshua Cox-Steib Just a Little Graveyard Fun by May 26, 2016 532 words Sample 100%
A flash fiction piece depicting what turns out to be a rather unpleasant graveyard adventure for our poor protagonist, Jeremy. This is an exploratory piece into unusual styles of presentation, specifically the impact of a non-traditional (and technically wrong) usage of capitalization. As the title implies, this is something of a horror piece.
How To Self Publish Your Ebook: Succeeding on Kindle, Smashwords, Clickbank, and Your Own Ebook Store by A. William Benitez How To Self Publish Your Ebook: Succeeding on Kindle, Smashwords, Clickbank, and Your Own Ebook Store by May 26, 2016 11437 words Read a sample
If you have a story to tell or a skill to teach others, ebooks are the perfect vehicle to get your message across. In this down-to-earth, easy to read, how-to ebook by Bill Benitez you will find detailed instructions on writing, editing, and preparing a quality ebook for Kindle, Smashwords, Clickbank, and even your own web site.
Outside by Adriano Silva Outside by May 26, 2016 9132 words Sample 20%
What to do when there's something happening out there, in the world, with mysterious apparitions and a new disease that threatens the entire city? There's something outside, over the street corner, inside the hospital... And it is using people, devouring them, invading society like a parasite...
Lá fora by Adriano Silva Lá fora by May 26, 2016 8927 words Sample 20%
O que fazer quando há algo acontecendo lá fora, no mundo, com aparições misteriosas e uma nova doença que ameaça a vida da cidade inteira? Há algo macabro lá fora, na esquina, no hospital e está usando as pessoas, as devorando, querendo invadir a sociedade como um parasita...
Stella by Ryan Scott Stella by May 26, 2016 51720 words Read a sample
Stella is about a young woman’s struggle to survive during the Great Depression, confronted with abuse, poverty and the consequences of her own passionate choices.
La Guerra Civil Zombi 3 (La divina sabiduría de los muertos) by Javier Cosnava La Guerra Civil Zombi 3 (La divina sabiduría de los muertos) by May 26, 2016 32823 words Read a sample
LA GUERRA CIVIL ZOMBI Series (6 libros) 1-LA GUERRA CIVIL ZOMBIE 1: El barón Lacroix 2-LA GUERRA CIVIL ZOMBIE 2: 13 zombis 3-LA GUERRA CIVIL ZOMBIE 3: La divina sabiduría de los muertos 4-LA GUERRA CIVIL ZOMBIE 4: La batalla por Villanueva 5-LA GUERRA CIVIL ZOMBIE 5: La Pasionaria 6-LA GUERRA CIVIL ZOMBIE 6: La venganza del Maître Cimitière Vuelve el zombi clásico, el zombi del vudú
THE BRITTLE LIMIT, PART 4 by Kae Bell THE BRITTLE LIMIT, PART 4 by May 26, 2016 21319 words Read a sample
CIA action and adventure in Cambodia continues: The final chapters...
Life, in a Grain of Sand by Geoff Le Pard Life, in a Grain of Sand by May 26, 2016 53160 words Read a sample
An anthology of short stories covering many genre and settings: all have a twist and an unique take on life
Lagrimas de Escuridão by M M Schweitzer Lagrimas de Escuridão by May 26, 2016 15314 words Read a sample
Adell é uma Cadela de Caltos que depois de ser abandonada por seu grande amor, resolve abandonar o mundo de Morserus e ir em busca da cidade magica de Exspesdomus onde ao encontrar a Rainha das Sombras, ela poderá pedir qualquer desejo, inclusive o retorno do seu grande amor.
The Death of Poetry Will be the Death of Me! by Darren Hobson The Death of Poetry Will be the Death of Me! by May 26, 2016 9142 words Read a sample
This collection of poetry is another golden chapter in this indie author’s book of life, never before has a poet written something so horrific and so truthful. Just by reading the titles of his poems you know what to expect, deeply driven verses with sentimental opinion.
Gamma Accidents #2: Creatures from the Deep by Erin Sheena Byrne Gamma Accidents #2: Creatures from the Deep by May 26, 2016 40802 words Read a sample
Sequel to Gamma Accidents #1: Journey. Something strange is happening in Crashton. Sea creatures flying around in the skies above this holiday hotspot. Jack, Bella, Ethan, Ty and Caleb take it upon themselves to solve this bizarre mystery. Of course, what's the fun in embarking on a new adventure without dragging along some superpowered friends to enjoy the ride?
Business Development WTF by Frederick Zaccarini Business Development WTF by May 26, 2016 25755 words Read a sample
My name is Asenoff Krapp. I have been a business development manager for many years. I’m originally from Russia, and moved with my parents to Aberdeen in Scotland in 1964. “I was really sick of that beetroot and cabbage soup anyway.” I finished my education in the Granite City and went into sales in 1976. Although I would not claim to be an expert, I would say that I know the business inside out.
Just Keeping it Simple. by Darren Hobson Just Keeping it Simple. by May 26, 2016 6434 words Read a sample
This is the latest edition to the Just series of books, this time the author has returned to basics bringing the reader a simple and cleaner style of poetry.
Crystal Passion by Bradley Stoke Crystal Passion by May 26, 2016 79374 words Read a sample
It is the 1990s and Crystal Passion and her band are on tour in America. In those days, they weren't as famous as they are now and nobody could guess how they'd be received. Would this be the tour that broke them in America? Or would America break them? Neither Crystal Passion nor her band were likely candidates to be the new Beatles or Rolling Stones of a fresh British Invasion.
Prince of Idiots by Mary Fewko Prince of Idiots by May 25, 2016 11061 words Read a sample
A late night talk show host is losing ratings. He decides to interview an inmate on death row for multiple homicides. The live interview is a success, bringing his show back to the forefront but the interview has left the host feeling irregular, annoyed, and with a new fear of sleeping...
MYTH WAR: The Gift of Epimetheus by Matthew Snee MYTH WAR: The Gift of Epimetheus by May 25, 2016 9139 words Read a sample
BEWARE: The Future looms! Who will prevail?? A young former rock star gets more than he bargained for when he steps into the labyrinth of New York City. A serialized story that will blow your mind...
Searching For Immortality by Clay Kessler Searching For Immortality by May 25, 2016 91052 words Sample 30%
Discover immortality's origin as it occurs, while reviewing life, death, heaven and hell scriptural texts chronologically. By delving into the Bible’s original texts, surprising truths about the soul, spirit and resurrections are revealed. Learn how all who have ever lived will have their one chance to accept eternal life. Find out how we belong in the plan of God.
A Matter of Logic by Mario V. Farina A Matter of Logic by May 25, 2016 2623 words Read a sample
Hal was insufferable, always bragging about himself. Everything was a matter of logic, he claimed and I was not able to refute this. There was a robbery at a motel where we were staying and he and I were suspects. But Hal knew who had stolen the money, he said. It was the mistress! Nonsense, I claimed, no proof. Oh, how I wished he could be proved wrong one time! Had that one time come?
End of the Engagement by Meredith Acker End of the Engagement by May 25, 2016 7839 words Read a sample
A prequel short story to the Miss Pierce's Protegees series, set thirty years before. Contains a secret engagement -- and betrayal!
The Heirs of Forever (Book #1 of 7 in The Dark Castle Romance Book Series) by Natasha Gail The Heirs of Forever (Book #1 of 7 in The Dark Castle Romance Book Series) by May 25, 2016 7089 words Read a sample
Gordon and Francine, are a beautiful couple who lost the passion in their marriage. Out of nowhere, they inherit the Castle Totdeauna, from a missing, deceased aunt. Formidable and ancient on the horizon, the dark castle holds many mysteries and a shot in the arm for their romance! They'll also find themselves thrown into a twist of events that will change their fates and unite them forever
La Guerra Civil Zombi 1 (El Barón Lacroix) by Javier Cosnava La Guerra Civil Zombi 1 (El Barón Lacroix) by May 25, 2016 35747 words Read a sample
LA GUERRA CIVIL ZOMBI Series (6 libros) 1-LA GUERRA CIVIL ZOMBIE 1: El barón Lacroix 2-LA GUERRA CIVIL ZOMBIE 2: 13 zombis 3-LA GUERRA CIVIL ZOMBIE 3: La divina sabiduría de los muertos 4-LA GUERRA CIVIL ZOMBIE 4: La batalla por Villanueva 5-LA GUERRA CIVIL ZOMBIE 5: La Pasionaria 6-LA GUERRA CIVIL ZOMBIE 6: La venganza del Maître Cimitière Vuelve el zombi clásico, el zombi del vudú
L'Arctic by Lisa E. Jobe L'Arctic by May 25, 2016 124 words Read a sample
En savoir plus sur l'Arctique grâce à l'œuvre d'art photo fantastique de Lisa E. Jobe. Les enfants pourront ajouter un nouvel élément dans le paysage gelé avec le tour de chaque page. Contenant des images et des mots de vocabulaire seulement, ce livre est parfait pour les enfants d'âge préscolaire ou enfant en bas âge dans votre maison.
Portals: Volume Two by Alison Aimes, Melisse Aires, Cara Bristol, Diane Burton, Cathryn Cade, Wendy Lynn Clark, Susan Grant, KC Klein, Sabine Priestley, & Jody Wallace Portals: Volume Two by ,
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Volume Two, your gateway to the world of Science Fiction Romance.
Christmas with Hope by Anne Patrick Christmas with Hope by May 25, 2016 15120 words Read a sample
Hope Erickson, a Blackhawk pilot, and Nick Cunningham, an army ranger, renews their acquaintance on the battlefields of Iraq. Will they risk their hearts to one another or does fate have other plans in store for them?
Ghost Stories and Hauntings by Bud Steed Ghost Stories and Hauntings by May 25, 2016 9242 words Read a sample
Ghosts are everywhere it seems. This free book provides nine chapters on various hauntings and ghosts stories written by paranormal investigator and researcher Bud Steed. Stories such as the Ghosts of Wilson's Creek, The Albino Farm and The 5 Most Haunted Places in Baton Rouge, both inform and entertain. Totaling 9 chapters, this fun and easy to read book will keep you entertained and wanting more
Finding Purpose by Terry Sekulski Finding Purpose by May 25, 2016 2972 words Sample 20%
The whole purpose of this book and to provide the readers with some helpful tips on how to find their purpose. Whether you believe purpose is a real thing or not, your thoughts don't just make it go away. Every single one of us has a purpose and I can tell you, there is nothing more satisfying than having it revealed to you. Read about my own life examples and apply it to yours.
Noir Control by Dustin van der Poll Noir Control by May 25, 2016 14427 words Read a sample
The President has been murdered in a high-tech military coup. The TV news say it was a lone gunman, a story believed by the masses. One teenaged girl is being hunted because she knows the truth. She needs to hide. But he only people who can help, may be more dangerous than the killers chasing her.
The After Party by Gowan Bush The After Party by May 25, 2016 2724 words Read a sample
After watching the Super Bowl, a group of Australians get drunk and go wild. There's stripping, exhibitionism, orgies, and gang bangs. Such a wild day down under has left the local community buzzing with rumors.
The Calling Process: A Step-by-Step Guide to Finding Purpose and Pursuing Your Dream Job by Dan Cumberland The Calling Process: A Step-by-Step Guide to Finding Purpose and Pursuing Your Dream Job by May 25, 2016 6388 words Read a sample
In this concise work, Dan Cumberland outlines a framework for understanding what makes work deeply engaging and offers a step-by-step process for pursuing more of it.  No matter where you in your life and career, this book will help you move toward more meaning, more purpose, and, ultimately, landing your dream job.
Anti-Stress Patterns Inspirational Abstract Designs to Calm and Relax: Coloring Book for Adults by Arts On Anti-Stress Patterns Inspirational Abstract Designs to Calm and Relax: Coloring Book for Adults by May 25, 2016 494 words Read a sample
Relax with this artistic coloring book for adults. Featuring abstract, intricate designs it will stimulate your creativity and imagination!
House of Khepru: Episode Two by Calvin Travostin House of Khepru: Episode Two by May 25, 2016 7304 words Sample 10%
After Cayne's first day of training goes wrong, a shocking secret about one of his newfound friends is revealed. Things get even worse when a new player enters the field, and they don't seem friendly.
A Consensus Handbook: Co-operative decision making for activists, co-ops and communities by Seeds for Change A Consensus Handbook: Co-operative decision making for activists, co-ops and communities by May 25, 2016 66452 words Sample 20%
A comprehensive guide to the spirit and philosophy of co-operative decision making as well as providing practical guidance on how to facilitate a consensus process. It looks at common situations and explain the skills and tools your group can use to ease the path to a decision. The book covers techniques for decision-making in small and large groups as well as virtual meetings.
Public Sex On Car by Sophie Sin Public Sex On Car by May 25, 2016 7507 words Read a sample
In Public Sex On A Car a young woman finds herself in the sights of a hot out of town hunk with only one problem: He's leaving her town today and has no time for more. Where there is desire, there is opportunity. One woman takes a big chance and receives a sexy pay off that sizzles from one page to another.
Solitude Of Mind - To The Air Bind by Barbara M Schwarz Solitude Of Mind - To The Air Bind by May 25, 2016 904 words Read a sample
A moment quite so strange, the force that rearrange is what can hum through (when kindness reaches you).
Star Wars: The Void Crusade, Episode I by Matthew Snee Star Wars: The Void Crusade, Episode I by May 25, 2016 11105 words Read a sample
Star Wars: 2,000 years into the future, where a bounty hunter chases the last Skywalker...
The Riddle of Ramsey Halls by Pippa Hart The Riddle of Ramsey Halls by May 25, 2016 5725 words Read a sample
How far would you go to save a child? An abusive father, a little boy, a murderous ghost. Deep within the walls of Ramsey Halls lies a terrible secret, one which five year old Adam must escape from. But when the spirit of a former servant girl Mildred appears to save him, things aren’t quite what they seem. Especially when she keeps poisoning him with cyanide...
Babylon the Great: Day of Destruction - newspaper appendix by Michael Ross Babylon the Great: Day of Destruction - newspaper appendix by May 25, 2016 80 words Read a sample
This is an appendix of the overall book, "Babylon the Great: Day of Destruction." The appendix contains evidentiary proof that E.R.C. Communications and its chairman, Michael Ross (pseudonym), have made a prediction that June 7, 2016 and June 23, 2016 are very important dates relating to the judgment of America (Babylon) as described in the Bible.
Live Your Dream by Massimo Conti Live Your Dream by May 25, 2016 52733 words Read a sample
Holiday Villas and Apartments in Cinque Terre and Surroundings
Sugar Valley (Hollywood's Darkest Secret) by Stephen Andrew Salamon Sugar Valley (Hollywood's Darkest Secret) by May 25, 2016 258028 words Read a sample
When young Mississippi boy Damen Schultz and his two best friends decide to escape their protected hometown and travel to Hollywood to make it famous, they find themselves being hunted by the rich, famous and powerfully sinister pawns of the industry.
Electric Pressure Cooker Cookbook-60 Quick, Easy, and Healthy Pressure Cooker Recipes for Electric Pressure Cookers by Vanessa Olsen Electric Pressure Cooker Cookbook-60 Quick, Easy, and Healthy Pressure Cooker Recipes for Electric Pressure Cookers by May 24, 2016 18055 words Read a sample
Get the ultimate guide to electric pressure cookers with 60 amazing recipes!
FINAL COUNTDOWN: Episode 1 - 'The Trigger' (The Final Countdown Series) by Jason Rosette FINAL COUNTDOWN: Episode 1 - 'The Trigger' (The Final Countdown Series) by May 24, 2016 23555 words Sample 20%
'FINAL COUNTDOWN' is the story of two hilarious, hard-luck traveling salesmen in the American Southwest who become accidental outlaws when their counterfeit Mexican blenders go murderously and hilariously awry!
Appstar Financial is a leader in the electronic payments industry by AppstarFinancialReviews Appstar Financial is a leader in the electronic payments industry by May 24, 2016 357 words Read a sample
Appstar Financial is a leader in the electronic payments industry. Appstar Financial has excellent reviews/ratings in electronic payment processing services, careers growth and Job opportunities. Hiring procedure at Appstar is high level. Appstar has successfully assisted Career / Jobs hundreds of people that entered the business with little or no industry experience.
Innate Resistance to Sexual Abuse by William Katzhaus Innate Resistance to Sexual Abuse by May 24, 2016 12639 words Sample 20%
The hypothesis that sexual abuse among humans is innate persists. Anthropological studies indicate that it is culture that accounts for the presence or absence of rape. Close examination of hunter-gatherer cultures have found very strong resistance to all forms of domination. There is greater evidence to support the hypothesis that resistance to sexual abuse is innate.
Acuity theories on how to fix everything by Sylvester Marshall Acuity theories on how to fix everything by May 24, 2016 255335 words Read a sample
Shining all-inclusive like-minded thought-provoking grand curative gesture manual for, free future enhancing cutting edge lifesaving inventions, “figuring out the things we haven’t figured out yet.” It’s never too late to learn”, it also contain free ideas and inventions that can enhance everyone future, cutting edge lifesaving inventions.
El Artico by Lisa E. Jobe El Artico by May 24, 2016 120 words Read a sample
Aprender sobre el Ártico a través de la obra de arte foto fantasía de Lisa E. Jobe. Los niños podrán añadir un nuevo elemento en el paisaje congelado con la vuelta de cada página. Que contiene imágenes y palabras de vocabulario solamente, este libro es perfecto para el niño en edad preescolar o un niño pequeño en su casa.
The Dream Lover: A jogging romance short story by Malcolm Costain The Dream Lover: A jogging romance short story by May 24, 2016 1594 words Read a sample
LOVE AT FIRST SIGHT OR A CASE OF MISTAKEN INTENTIONS? That's the question that must be answered by a young man out for an evening run when he encounters a beautiful stranger jogging in the opposite direction around his local park. Is it merely a case of camaraderie between athletes or the moment when two people who are meant to be together recognise each other for the very first time?
Batman Versus the Time Tyrants by Matthew Snee Batman Versus the Time Tyrants by May 24, 2016 18568 words Read a sample
Batman fights injustice. But can he fight the future? Someone from his past has come to tear time to shreds.