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Daggerfist Jake & the Sufferspeaker by Michael Thom Daggerfist Jake & the Sufferspeaker by Michael Thom Sep. 01, 2014 6189 words Read a sample
A medieval fantasy short story of an assassin known as Daggerfist Jake stumbles across the body of a murder victim that has been unusually mutilated. He sets out to find the perpetrator and finds himself tangled into the rituals of a witch race that feeds off the suffering of others and is preying upon the villainous city of Fetchport's pregenant harlots.
Money - Gnani Purush Dadashri by Shuddha Anami Money - Gnani Purush Dadashri by Shuddha Anami Sep. 01, 2014 31468 words Read a sample
Is money the cause for your prevailing difficulty? If it is, laying your eyes on this book will help you a great deal. This book is not about how to make money; it is about how to have the right understanding about inflow and outflow of money, and how not to lose your precious time and effort in making money. If you toil and sweat to make money, who enjoys it? Read, and see money in a new light.
Legends of Lemuria 1 Casper by Scott Michael Decker Legends of Lemuria 1 Casper by Scott Michael Decker Sep. 01, 2014 7544 words Read a sample
On worlds left isolated after the collapse of Lemuria, four people each acquire a crystal, whose extraordinary properties enabled the ancients to rule the vast empire. Caspar, a prisoner-slave on the desert planet Karata, digs a crystal from a mineshaft wall and escapes from prison, only to be sickened by its effects.
O Engenho dos Sonhos - Antologia de Contos Fantásticos by Carina Portugal O Engenho dos Sonhos - Antologia de Contos Fantásticos by Carina Portugal Sep. 01, 2014 48358 words Read a sample
Esta é uma antologia onde se pode passear pela imaginação e por novos e antigos mundos, conhecer personagens que nos levam mais além e partir à descoberta do desconhecido. Há quem já tenha lido alguns destes contos, contudo fica o convite para lerem os que estão por conhecer.
Relationships: Does It Matter in the Business World by Michael Wilson II Relationships: Does It Matter in the Business World by Michael Wilson II Sep. 01, 2014 302 words Read a sample
This an Excerpt from My Collection of Essays from "Cooking Life Without A Recipe".
Now You See Me by Suleikha Snyder Now You See Me by Suleikha Snyder Sep. 01, 2014 931 words Read a sample
Though they've only just met, Ishika and Akash are about to learn that, sometimes, a camera captures a lot more than just a photo.
Ricky The Story of God's Faithfulness to a Special Dog and His Family by Jeanine Stewart Ricky The Story of God's Faithfulness to a Special Dog and His Family by Jeanine Stewart Sep. 01, 2014 5010 words Read a sample
When Ricky, an Australian Shepherd, was diagnosed with cancer in 2006, Jeanine Stewart and her husband sought to save his life. Despite a grim prognosis, would they trust God to heal their beloved dog? As God proved Himself faithful, they learned that He always answers prayer. But would He answer their prayers the way they desired?
Skipping the Wedding by Laura Briggs Skipping the Wedding by Laura Briggs Sep. 01, 2014 69747 words Read a sample
In this zany romantic comedy, Hayley can’t get over the wedding that didn’t happen–or the groom who vanished without a word of explanation. When he reappears two years later after a string of adventures and personality changes no one can believe, will things reignite between them? Or does Hayley’s heart belong elsewhere, maybe with the one friend whose been there for her all along?
Wanted by K.M. Liss Wanted by K.M. Liss Sep. 01, 2014 17858 words Read a sample
Wanted - Unraveled - Part one of five Sabrina's life as a CEO of her own company takes all her time and energy. She enlists the services of Cade, a professional escort to attend functions, and uses his 'extra' services all the time. They're close, but Sabrina knows the score. Then he ups and leaves L.A. with their relationship hanging in the air. But soon someone else arrives in her life...
Dear Santa (a love wish) by Leenna Naidoo Dear Santa (a love wish) by Leenna Naidoo Sep. 01, 2014 3427 words Read a sample
Does Santa still have the magic to help her find the right man?
Tea With Mrs Saunders by Kit Duncan Tea With Mrs Saunders by Kit Duncan Sep. 01, 2014 6143 words Read a sample
I had lost my way and couldn't get home. Mrs Saunders, Ollie, Emma, Ada, and Ursula agreed, "Losing can be a very bad business, a very, very bad business indeed!" Should I study hard and learn everything I could? Wait until someone else rescued me? Make myself at home wherever I was? It took an afternoon tea party for me to realize that the only way is love.
A vida do Manjericão - Life of Basil. História Bilíngue em Inglês e Português. Série A vida do Manjericão - Life of Basil. História Bilíngue em Inglês e Português. Série "Aprender Inglês" by Colin Hann Sep. 01, 2014 2191 words Read a sample
Este livro bilingue é gratuito e ilustrado, dirigido a crianças bilingues e alunos de língua portuguesa com conhecimento básico ou intermédio, que querem estudar um texto nas duas línguas, inglês e português.O Manjericão dá por si num estranho vaso novo, onde conhece outras pequenas plantas conversadoras. Eles pensam que sabem algumas coisas, mas no que diz respeito a animais, não sabem nada.
The Return     Book 1     Return to Me Series by AL Parks The Return Book 1 Return to Me Series by AL Parks Sep. 01, 2014 54186 words Read a sample
Eve is in Colorado for three weeks. Then she will return to Newport. But she didn't count on Jake, who captivates her, makes her want things she has vowed to live without. Things like love, happiness, and a future. Jake encourages her to stay in Colorado, but Eve doesn't trust her heart - or her judgment - when it comes to men. Can Eve let go of fears and find happily ever after with Jake?
Faith never runs Out by D.R. Williams Faith never runs Out by D.R. Williams Sep. 01, 2014 6174 words Read a sample
A story of faith and how it changes the direction of life.
Illogical Atheism Book I: Origins by Bō Jinn Illogical Atheism Book I: Origins by Bō Jinn Sep. 01, 2014 17862 words Read a sample
Part I in the “Illogical Atheism” Series: An in-depth critique of contemporary atheist philosophy and culture, with particular emphasis on the irrational argumentation and militant propaganda in the written work of Richard Dawkins, Sam Harris, Daniel Dennett and the late Christopher Hitchens; the so-called “Four Horsemen of the New Atheist Movement”.
El secreto de los artistas - Libro 1 (Colores) by Luis Cano El secreto de los artistas - Libro 1 (Colores) by Luis Cano Sep. 01, 2014 22614 words Read a sample
"Colores", es el Libro 1º y el inicio de "El secreto de los artistas", aproximadamente el 15% del total de la obra. En los siguientes libros conocerás a los personajes de las demás artes: Literatura, Cine, Escultura, Música y Fotografía. Descubrirás como sus historias comienzan a confluir de manera inesperada en un argumento único y sorprendente.
Afterburn by Marc Ironwood Afterburn by Marc Ironwood Sep. 01, 2014 754 words Read a sample
During the arctic blast January of 2014 we lost our home to a fire and had to move. These poems are about what we went through.
Apollyon's Saint Morrighan's Curse by Zachary Koukol Apollyon's Saint Morrighan's Curse by Zachary Koukol Sep. 01, 2014 19326 words Read a sample
"Saying words express emotion is far too vague. It would take digging up the emotions in an insane asylums cemetery to understand what I feel." The seventh part in the series Apollyon's Saint. Gabriel find's himself lost in dream's every time he goes to sleep. While his rebellion faces their first threat, Morrighan. Who has been summoned by a witch, and now she seeks to use Gabriel as a weapon.
My Poems, By Me by Diana Mellor My Poems, By Me by Diana Mellor Sep. 01, 2014 3121 words Read a sample
Free poetry, not good poetry. Collected together so that I can raise money for CLIC SARGENT, a children's cancer charity.
A Waking Narrative by Michael Scott Monje, Jr A Waking Narrative by Michael Scott Monje, Jr Sep. 01, 2014 10157 words Sample 20%
"A Waking Narrative" follows the first-person experience of an autistic and genderqueer individual through a life of addiction, marginalization, and romantic frustration as they come to terms with what it means to lack access to medical transition and attempt to make peace with it.
The Spiritual Gifts of Health Problems by Clint Goodman The Spiritual Gifts of Health Problems by Clint Goodman Sep. 01, 2014 10119 words Read a sample
Every now and then, and it doesn’t happen often, it suddenly hits you, as if for the first time, that this isn’t going to go away in an hour. It occurs to you that you will not find relief. That you are not just enduring through it for a little while until it gets better – this may never get better! So this is your new life. Learn more from the life of Clint Goodman...
Cornerstones for Learning the Chinese Language: Concepts, Rules, and Usages by Zhou Xiaogeng Cornerstones for Learning the Chinese Language: Concepts, Rules, and Usages by Zhou Xiaogeng Sep. 01, 2014 28105 words Read a sample
“Interesting,” “practical,” and “unique” are the right words for describing this grammar book. This book not only introduces the fundamental knowledge about the Chinese language but also, and more importantly, reveals the reasons behind the principles and rules, which helps learners to understand this language and apply the grammar rules well.
16 typów osobowości w pigułce by Laboratorium Dobrego Życia 16 typów osobowości w pigułce by Laboratorium Dobrego Życia Sep. 01, 2014 5456 words Read a sample
Poznaj niezależnego i błyskotliwego stratega, twórczego i wrażliwego mentora oraz optymistycznego i ciepłego doradcę. Poznaj artystę, logika, entuzjastę, prezentera… Dowiedz się, czym wyróżniają się poszczególne typy osobowości, i sprawdź, czy rozpoznasz wśród nich swoich znajomych i bliskich. Czy rozpoznasz wśród nich siebie?
The Trickster Edda by Crystal Lynn Hilbert The Trickster Edda by Crystal Lynn Hilbert Sep. 01, 2014 41239 words Read a sample
Conrad really just wanted a hotdog. But a run-in with Loki, and somehow he ends up with a very important piece of dead god locked up in his head, and half the Edda after it. Running for his life, Conrad meets a cast of crazies—myths and gods and everything in between. Now if only he can keep his head long enough to stave off the apocalypse…
Glitch X 7 by Benjamin Broke Glitch X 7 by Benjamin Broke Sep. 01, 2014 4461 words Read a sample
When a nanotech attack destroys the town of Conifer, Washington, Gabriel Marte is the only man left alive.
Dead on Arrival by Crystal Lynn Hilbert Dead on Arrival by Crystal Lynn Hilbert Sep. 01, 2014 20255 words Read a sample
Max is dead. Cut himself shaving and now look at him. A ghost in his old apartment, Max is stuck haunting the new tenant, a girl named Charlie. And while Charlie can see him, well… she’s not the most cheerful of girls on the best of days, and she’s certainly not thrilled to be sharing her apartment with a maudlin Irish ghost. Life—or un-life, as the case may be—is about to become difficult.
The Survivor Chronicles: Book 4 (Chapter 12, Xander) by Erica Stevens The Survivor Chronicles: Book 4 (Chapter 12, Xander) by Erica Stevens Sep. 01, 2014 3524 words Read a sample
The Survivor Chronicles: Book 4, The Risen is the fourth book in an ongoing serial story released every Monday. Unedited version. Cover art by EbookLaunch
Uncanny Tales of Crush and Pound 7 by Christopher D. Carter Uncanny Tales of Crush and Pound 7 by Christopher D. Carter Sep. 01, 2014 14566 words Sample 30%
Crush and Pound have followed Calvin Smith's trail into a desperate new world of danger!! Kidnapped humans are held as slaves of the Queenmother and her ant people, and escape seems impossible for the two heroes!! Can they survive the attack of the giant insects and colossal birds of this strange new place?!!
A Mad Desire for Sex by Kristy Flowers A Mad Desire for Sex by Kristy Flowers Sep. 01, 2014 14882 words Read a sample
Get off the highway and you will find a peaceful little town with a lusty secret. Everybody in the town would gather in a big white house on Sundays and have a stress relieving orgy party. Sven, a local university students discovers this orgy party and he finds way to join it. He indulges in the sex parties, stuffing every hole that is available to him. Slam. Slam. Slam.
Greenstar Season 1, Episodes 1-3 by Dave Higgins Greenstar Season 1, Episodes 1-3 by Dave Higgins Sep. 01, 2014 30008 words Read a sample
What happens when you mix “Buck Rogers”, “Star Trek”, and a generous dollop of humour? Normally, freezing to death in deep space is pretty permanent. But Engineer Josie Stein just woke up a thousand years in the future, aboard the UFS Greenstar, a recycled spaceship on a mission to stop the self-destructive aliens of the galaxy from wiping themselves out. First three episodes of the series.
Return to Gray's World by Rich Feitelberg Return to Gray's World by Rich Feitelberg Sep. 01, 2014 2598 words Read a sample
The exploration of the strange alien world QJZ is complete but what has been learned makes no sense. The Empire dismisses this intelligence and moves against it. Will they succeed this time to conquer the world or regret it?
The Holly and the Ouch Tree by Michael R Beddard The Holly and the Ouch Tree by Michael R Beddard Sep. 01, 2014 1336 words Read a sample
Michael R Beddard introduces his new Christmas Stories book by offering you a free copy of "The Holly and the Ouch Tree". Field mice characters Rachel, Jack and Uncle Olivier set out to find something nice to cheer up their den for Christmas, and very soon become involved in a daring and dangerous festive rescue mission.
Coxworth Academy by KC Crozetti Coxworth Academy by KC Crozetti Sep. 01, 2014 13127 words Read a sample
Eleanor Coxworth bursts onto the academic scene with Coxworth Academy, a junior college with a campus that resembles ancient Rome. Students 18-and-over will receive a classical education that includes athletics, where male students will compete nude in the tradition of ancient Greco-Roman Olympians. 'Coxworth Academy' is the first in a series of sexy monthly installments intended for adults only.
TV Times by Ray Daley TV Times by Ray Daley Sep. 01, 2014 1547 words Read a sample
As television gets more and more stations, you'll find there's less and less worth watching any more. Just pray that one day your TV doesn't start watching YOU!
Leadership & Parenting by Wayne Hoss Leadership & Parenting by Wayne Hoss Sep. 01, 2014 21369 words Read a sample
Learn how to get more production out of your employee's and what it takes in order to do that. Parenting tips too.
Transgender Magic by Daedalus Andronikos Transgender Magic by Daedalus Andronikos Sep. 01, 2014 20345 words Read a sample
Four fantasy tales on the transgender male-to-female theme, which concentrate on celebrating the positive, erotic and spiritual aspects of TG. Readers looking for the darker side of TG fiction and/or for anatomically explicit descriptions of sexual acts are respectfully encouraged to look elsewhere.
Why Does The Humming Bird Always Hum by Sourabh Aryabhatta Why Does The Humming Bird Always Hum by Sourabh Aryabhatta Sep. 01, 2014 620 words Read a sample
Have you ever seen a humming bird remaining quiet for a single moment? I hope the answer will be obviously ‘No’. But why? Well, yes, there is some certain mystery behind this matter. Come along to see and discover why does the humming bird always hum...
Successful Startup 101 Magazine - Issue 7 by Tabitha Naylor Successful Startup 101 Magazine - Issue 7 by Tabitha Naylor Sep. 01, 2014 19344 words Read a sample
The 7th issue of Successful Startup 101, a magazine for budding entrepreneurs, startup founders and small business owners that covers business planning, strategy, management, accounting, finance, sales and marketing.
Diary (August 2014) by David Santamaria Diary (August 2014) by David Santamaria Sep. 01, 2014 39829 words Read a sample
It's complicated to read on Twitter, therefore, I write this diary now to also display, in chronological order, and explain (with the links to the tweets), all these Miracles and Prophecies, of cosmic proportions for some of them, that God does through me. Blow your mind, read this miraculous diary! I let you deduce written by who.
Big Ban Theory: Elementary Essence Applied to Iodine, Sunspot AR2151, Napa Valley Earthquake,  Captain America, Easy A, and Magical ME 25th, Volume 53 by Rod Island Big Ban Theory: Elementary Essence Applied to Iodine, Sunspot AR2151, Napa Valley Earthquake, Captain America, Easy A, and Magical ME 25th, Volume 53 by Rod Island Aug. 31, 2014 43294 words Read a sample
Volume 53 is a continuation of Volume 52. It covers Psychic Manifestations from 8/23 of 2014 to 8/31 of 2014. There’s a section on the Napa Valley Earthquake and Solar Flare AR2151 on 8/24 of 2014. There’s reference to the Washington State Ferry. There’s a news article that links to the character Bryce Lark on “Chuck.” There’s a discussion about a U.S. Military Jet Crash and the Bubonic Plague.
The Return of the Beasts Shadow by Colin J Platt The Return of the Beasts Shadow by Colin J Platt Aug. 31, 2014 1989 words Read a sample
The Beast has returned to wreak havoc. Will he ever be able to find peace? Can he ever control the rage within himself? Why does he always have to cause pain and embarrassment to people, especially himself.
Forecasting Stock Market Super Bulls by Wong Y T Forecasting Stock Market Super Bulls by Wong Y T Aug. 31, 2014 9633 words Read a sample
This ebook discusses bullish scenarios with an illustration (South Sea Bubble of 1720) dating back 300 years, proving our Analysis System is truly predictive. Recent bullish situations (2007 & 2009 super bulls) are discussed. Their occurrences can be foreseen. The test of the pudding is in the tasting – a long term forecast is made in the last 2 Sections of the book. Precise timing is essential.
Infinity: Code of Law by S.A. Waters Infinity: Code of Law by S.A. Waters Aug. 31, 2014 49617 words Read a sample
Carter is "The Light." He is the one who must reunite the two lands of the Lybrian World: Mystic and Pact. He is also the target of evil Pact leader, Alpha Maximus. With the help of the Code of Law alliance, Carter and his four friends must train for the battle of their lives to defeat Alpha Maximus, and bring peace to Lybria once and for all.
Indomitable (2nd edition) by J. B. Garner Indomitable (2nd edition) by J. B. Garner Aug. 31, 2014 65457 words Read a sample
Irene Roman never wanted to be a hero, but when a strange betrayal brings literally changes all of reality, she may not have a choice. Now the Earth is filled with superhumans, both good and evil, and Irene is one of the only people on the planet who knows why and may be the only person in the world who can set things right. What price will Irene pay to be the hero she never wanted to be?
Titan by Christopher Hendricks Titan by Christopher Hendricks Aug. 31, 2014 3880 words Read a sample
With Earth being a slowly baking husk of its' former self, it is time for humans to finally look for way to survive outside of our own planet.
Artifact by KirstynFarias Artifact by KirstynFarias Aug. 31, 2014 1491 words Read a sample
Noon wishes fate would give him a break. He's survived an attack from an ancient robot and just wants to go home. Also his body might be dying, and he's stranded in the middle of nowhere. He should really know better by now. This short story takes place in a lush, overgrown post apocalyptic world where the majority of the population are descendants of genetic experiments and have strange powers.
Saving Eddie by Hallett German Saving Eddie by Hallett German Aug. 31, 2014 4082 words Read a sample
This is a fictionalized paranormal retelling of celebrated author Edgar Allan Poe's life using imaginary journals/diaries of his real-life brother, Henry Poe and a female admirer that follows his activities mostly from afar. Can Edgar's ghostly brother use his one chance to save his brother's life? Or will the author's otherworldly gifts to see heaven, hell, and the world of Ideals be his undoing?
Shape of life - a new kind of novel by Pavan Swan Shape of life - a new kind of novel by Pavan Swan Aug. 31, 2014 229883 words Read a sample
Shape of Life is a work of startling spiritual vision blending fantasy, erotica and horror, and featuring a cast of real-life celebrities. If you enjoy cutting-edge spiritual ideas, thrilling action, surprising twists and graphic erotica, you will want to read this controversial new novel, filled with fantastic worlds and shocking horrors, and answers to some of the deepest questions of our time.
Northman Chronicles: The Temple of Odin by Daniel Ickes Northman Chronicles: The Temple of Odin by Daniel Ickes Aug. 31, 2014 3069 words Read a sample
Young Thor, with the aid of his best friend, is drawn to the place that will forever change his life.
Tempus by Megan Oyer Tempus by Megan Oyer Aug. 31, 2014 1922 words Read a sample
Annabel and Elliot live their lives out of order, as Elliot is sent from the future to stop certain historical events.