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The Prayer Maker by Mark Alan Waldron The Prayer Maker by Mark Alan Waldron March 03, 2015 1777 words Read a sample
When a dying woman is wronged and all she has is in her mind, she rediscovers the power of prayer...
I Love to Go to Daycare by Shelley Admont I Love to Go to Daycare by Shelley Admont March 03, 2015 1499 words Read a sample
Jimmy, the little bunny, is very upset and nervous. Tomorrow is his first day in daycare, but he just wants to stay at home with his mom. Join Jimmy to find out how his friendly teddy bear helps him to feel excited. This children’s book can help your little ones overcome their worries of leaving their parents for the first time, while helping them to adjust to new changes.
Talisma - Inception [Serial 1] by Marie Mohn Talisma - Inception [Serial 1] by Marie Mohn March 03, 2015 23925 words Read a sample
Thrilling fantasy, dramatic twists and a stirring love story! Why did Kaja – a bearer of good fortune – suddenly run out of luck? Shadow creatures lurk in the dark, one misfortune leads to the next and an aristocrat wants to claim her. Furthermore, she is torn between her seaman and the wild wood wanderer, before whom all warn. Can she escape her superior opponents? And how will her heart decide?
Healthy Smoothie Recipes: Delicious Smoothie Recipes for Weight Loss by Hannie P. Scott Healthy Smoothie Recipes: Delicious Smoothie Recipes for Weight Loss by Hannie P. Scott March 03, 2015 1349 words Read a sample
Are you looking for some delicious smoothie recipes to lose weight? This simple and easy smoothie recipe cookbook has step-by-step smoothie recipes that will allow you to enjoy tasty smoothies and lose weight! You will impress your friends and family with these tasty treats. * Step-by-step recipes * Delicious guilt free smoothies * Easy to follow smoothie ideas
From Hell with Love by Kkauffany From Hell with Love by Kkauffany March 03, 2015 142451 words Read a sample
From Hell with Love is the first book in The Forsaken Comedy, the second series from Kevin Kauffmann. Telling both the story of Niccolo’s quest to save the Devil and how he became the Horseman of Pestilence, From Hell with Love creates a hybrid of Judeo-Christian mythology, fantasy and historical fiction.
Ordo Lupus and the Temple Gate - Third Edition by Lazlo Ferran Ordo Lupus and the Temple Gate - Third Edition by Lazlo Ferran March 03, 2015 104666 words Read a sample
Why is a notorious religious cult of assassins keeping him alive? In this nail-biting suspense thriller, the hero's teenage daughter is taken in a blood-thirsty murder by a giant winged serpent; her body is left mysteriously shriveled and crushed. A former WWII MI6 agent, our anonymous hero is suspected of the crime by the police and his divorcing wife.
Eve of the Serpent by Jon Jacks Eve of the Serpent by Jon Jacks March 03, 2015 58804 words Read a sample
Prytani can tell your future when, merging with her little vixen Tamesis, she journeys into the underworld. Her own world of towers on glass hills, ships steering themselves, mermaids and werewolves, is about to be shattered by the arrival of a boy hardly older than her. Worse still, others will utilise her talents to control the Dead Legions–-who are already encroaching on the world of the living
How Far into the Trees by Benjamin Ashton How Far into the Trees by Benjamin Ashton March 03, 2015 28259 words Read a sample
Ben and Joshua met in their youth, working at a summer camp. More than fifteen years after their bitter sendoff, they meet again and spend a weekend together in a secluded house in Vermont, by Lake Champlain. Switching back and forth between past and present, coasting on issues of class, gender, and identity, the novella explores the anguish and beauty of growing up and of getting older.
The Factory by Greg Dragon The Factory by Greg Dragon March 03, 2015 53972 words Sample 20%
Brian had done everything right by society, but the rewards were just not enough. This was until he met Jada, a beautiful stripper who grew attached to him. When Brian took their relationship outside of the club, he didn’t realize that it would be his first step into a life of murder, infidelity, and organized crime.
Learning Magic Almanach by Bernat Bogner Learning Magic Almanach by Bernat Bogner March 03, 2015 29134 words Read a sample
. . . keine Zaubertricks Das Buch, das Sie schon immer gesucht haben, wenn Sie Magie lernen wollen. Um Wunschverwirklichung alleine zu lernen, ist es nicht geeignet, aber schon das schnelle Durchlesen macht klar, was das Wirken von Magie ausmacht.
Wild for Him by Jill Sorenson Wild for Him by Jill Sorenson March 03, 2015 23760 words Sample 20%
Mitch Stone is a man with a plan. Drive to San Diego, rescue his lady from the earthquake rubble and salvage their long-distance relationship. But instead of playing hero, he gets stuck volunteering at an evacuation center with his girlfriend’s quirky best friend. Gwen Tagaloa is a woman on the edge. She’s a tattoo artist do-gooder who would never cross the line with her best friend’s man...
Minnesskymning by Mattias Kuldkepp Minnesskymning by Mattias Kuldkepp March 03, 2015 119754 words Read a sample
En bärplockerska hittas död, ytligt begraven i skogen nära Siljans mörka vatten. Spåren leder till den enstörige pensionären Evert Johansson som bor granne med de nyinflyttade småbarnsföräldrarna Anders och Moa Rask. Johansson häktas för mord och utan att yppa ett ord låter han sig dömas till livstids fängelse.
The Jackdaw by Steven Zelko The Jackdaw by Steven Zelko March 03, 2015 8496 words Read a sample
A white-collar thief tries to rob an outback petrol station, but when the cards don't fall his way, he gets lost in the burning sands and becomes the plaything for a mischievous jackdaw.
"Life Is About Choices" For Dummies by T. John Greene March 03, 2015 589 words Read a sample
A very short work of fiction for those still dazed and confused by the daily grind; on the other hand, plain and obvious truth to those who have woken up and smelled the coffee. Whether you see this brief work as fiction or non-fiction, you'll have to admit - it is very concise.
Naughty Fairy Tales Pt 1 by Pixi Lust Naughty Fairy Tales Pt 1 by Pixi Lust March 02, 2015 1249 words Read a sample
He was so close, so close to where she wanted him, so close to filing that ache that burned inside her . She squeezed her eyes shut, she just had to wait a few more months until they were wedded . But it seemed like a life time away. The feeling of his fingers inside her was almost maddening as he played and teased
The Discovery Apartments by A.S. Morrison The Discovery Apartments by A.S. Morrison March 02, 2015 52932 words Read a sample
Royden Doble and his family recently moved into a strange building called the Discovery Apartments. He soon realizes that this building is filled strange tenants including aliens and monsters. In fact his family are the only humans there. Royden learns a lot, but as things get treacherous he has to decide if he wants to stay or leave. Unfortunately for Royden, the decision isn't his to make.
Rusty Shovels by C Belding Rusty Shovels by C Belding March 02, 2015 7796 words Read a sample
"Digger" the FBI calls him. Numerous cases of missing women that are vanishing without a trace. The only evidence Digger is leaving behind is an open grave and a headstone, but not a single body. Agent, James Hunt, picks of the haunting cases and starts to wonder if he's chasing a true serial killer or perhaps something from beyond the grave? Will he find Digger or will Digger find him? .
Church Marketing Works and Jesus Likes It: and Other Contrarian Church Leadership Ideas by Lee Powell Church Marketing Works and Jesus Likes It: and Other Contrarian Church Leadership Ideas by Lee Powell March 02, 2015 23126 words Read a sample
In this book, Lee will explain how God used him to grow CedarCreek into the 48th largest church in the United States, according to 2013 Outreach magazine. He will share many innovative ideas that worked for him and those that did not. This book is designed to inspire and encourage church leaders and church planters in their mission to grow the “local church into being the hope of the world”.
Dalia... by Esha S. Dalia... by Esha S. March 02, 2015 1036 words Read a sample
A short story that follows the mind of a nine year-old girl (Delia) who is mentally ill (psychotic).
The Alpha's Mate by Jacklyn Black The Alpha's Mate by Jacklyn Black March 02, 2015 9656 words Read a sample
Sneaking into enemy territory behind my Alpha’s back in order to prevent a war she wants, I come face to face with Marsalis, our enemy Alpha, himself. Only, when I’m caught spying Marsalis takes me to a back room and instead of an interrogation, we realize we are actually mates. The only problem is- he doesn’t realize who I am. When he finds out will he accept our bond or use me as a pawn?
Song & Dance by Mark Alan Waldron Song & Dance by Mark Alan Waldron March 02, 2015 1315 words Read a sample
If someone dies in the forest and no-one is around to hear them, do they make any sound? Back in the 50's, a troubled man drives deep into the forest and begins digging a grave...
Callie: The Women of Valley View by Sharon Srock Callie: The Women of Valley View by Sharon Srock March 02, 2015 78769 words Read a sample
A baby is dead and Callie Stillman blames herself. Haunted by memories of a tiny coffin, Callie can’t understand how God could expect her to put her heart on the line a second time. But the evasive little girl attending her Sunday School class is so obviously in trouble that Callie finds her resolve cracking. Iris and Samantha Evans are living on borrowed time. ...
Tooey, Freckles & Ming Read Short Stories Age 3-6 In Rainbow Land Volume 1 by Iona Danielson Tooey, Freckles & Ming Read Short Stories Age 3-6 In Rainbow Land Volume 1 by Iona Danielson March 02, 2015 124 words Read a sample
This is the first volume of the Tooey, Freckles & Ming Reads Short Stories Age 3-6. The book being read to the children in this volume is Abdul of Arabia which introduces young readers to a different culture, different architecture, different salutations and different but critical methods of desert survival. It is an interesting read for the young reader with a nice, comfortable feel-good ending.
The Pride of Parahumans by Joel Kreissman The Pride of Parahumans by Joel Kreissman March 02, 2015 44496 words Sample 20%
Parahumans were created to exploit a star system humanity lacked the courage to venture out into themselves. Grown from a blend of human and animal genes and printed over an alloy skeleton in a vat rather than born they were designed from the cells up for life in space.
Thursday Mystery - A Hannah Scrabble Cozy Novelette by Marty Donnellan Thursday Mystery - A Hannah Scrabble Cozy Novelette by Marty Donnellan March 02, 2015 21663 words Read a sample
It's 1977 and Jimmy Carter is President. Amateur sleuth Hannah Scrabble has visited the Mountain City Public Library every Thursday for the past year. One day she realizes another Thursday patron has been checking out the same book over and over, all year long. Hannah sets out to find out why, and in the process discovers a threat to the nation that only she can stop.
À Sombra da Casa Azul: Breve itinerário de Vida by Paulo Azevedo Chaves À Sombra da Casa Azul: Breve itinerário de Vida by Paulo Azevedo Chaves March 02, 2015 13965 words Sample 20%
À Sombra da Casa Azul, para nós que conhecemos intimamente a história de Paulo Azevedo Chaves, faz com que nos envergonhemos de participar de uma sociedade que pode guilhotinar talentos e promover embustes com a mesma desenvoltura de um Tartufo ou Paingloss.
America Free Enterprise The True Racist by William Robinson America Free Enterprise The True Racist by William Robinson March 02, 2015 3730 words Read a sample
This book provides a serious critique of capitalism, especially the form practiced by the United States. The suggestion of the author is that America's Free Enterprise is at the root of the country's race problem...
Sewage by Kevin J. Fitzgerald Sewage by Kevin J. Fitzgerald March 02, 2015 2715 words Read a sample
"Stand by Me" meets "The Walking Dead" in this chilling, nostalgic tale from the mind of Kevin J. Fitzgerald. Part of the forthcoming "Breach of Reality: Volume 1" collection. Bonus material included! Read a sample chapter of the newly released "UnAlive" Novel!
The Mischief Café: Poetry at Home With Toast (Buttered!) and Tea by L.L. Barkat The Mischief Café: Poetry at Home With Toast (Buttered!) and Tea by L.L. Barkat March 02, 2015 4015 words Read a sample
This book describes the idea of a Mischief Cafe and how to run one, includes over thirty poems from T. S. Poetry Press titles (and from the conversation with fans that started the idea of this book), and has blank pages for new poems that café gatherers can write together over time using the 34 poem title prompts provided throughout.
Controller id Test 2 by Daphne Controller id Test 2 by Daphne March 02, 2015 86543 words Read a sample
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Controller id Test by Humphrey Ghost Controller id Test by Humphrey Ghost March 02, 2015 88157 words Read a sample
Publishing a book for testing in QA to see if books.controller_id is populated
My Super Midlife Crisis - Part One by Steeven R. Orr My Super Midlife Crisis - Part One by Steeven R. Orr March 02, 2015 15836 words Read a sample
Most guys who go through a midlife crisis buy a new sports car. Oliver Jordan gets super powers.
Burning Benjamin by Falling Star Media Burning Benjamin by Falling Star Media March 02, 2015 20349 words Read a sample
This is the fictionalized account of the modern day exploits of counterfeiting in America. Captain is a conspiracy theorist who lives off-the-grid with his beautiful girlfriend, Payton. When Captain wants to remove Payton from the world of exotic dancing, he finds the art of counterfeiting too tantalizing to pass. But, having the Secret Service after him proves too much for Captain.
Dark Reality 7-Book Boxed Set by Jennifer and Christopher Martucci Dark Reality 7-Book Boxed Set by Jennifer and Christopher Martucci March 02, 2015 392428 words Read a sample
The Dark Reality Boxed set is a compilation of work by authors Jennifer and Christopher Martucci. It includes Planet Urth (Book 1), Arianna Rose (Part 1), Arianna Rose (Part 2), Arianna Rose: The Gathering (Part 3), Dark Creations: Gabriel Rising (Part 1), Dark Creations: Gabriel Rising (Part 2), and Dark Creations: Resurrection (Part 3).
The Man Shed Report by Martin Silenus The Man Shed Report by Martin Silenus March 02, 2015 7765 words Read a sample
This is a personal story of what really transpires when we decide to commit and “follow our dreams”. I can envision it, so therefore I can build it!
Rehab Thru Recipes by Mari Matos Rehab Thru Recipes by Mari Matos March 02, 2015 2262 words Read a sample
In this short booklet you will find links to my recipes that are delicious, nutritious and low calorie. Happy Eating.
Carmina's Musings by R.E. Rowe Carmina's Musings by R.E. Rowe March 02, 2015 3716 words Read a sample
Musings, plans and wisps of cloud memory. Carmina from book 2 downloads her inner most secrets into free verse poetry.
Boy 90 by Tina Kolesnik Boy 90 by Tina Kolesnik March 02, 2015 13502 words Read a sample
Ex cop now prisoner Beck Hirsch, is suspended from work assignment in the mines after a violent altercation. As she trudges back over the ice to her residence, she’s accosted by a young man desperate for shelter from an oncoming storm. Beck is reluctant to help him, as male existence on this world is illegal—but the boy, River, piques her interest with his healthy looks, innocence, and charm...
Mine To Keep by Tina Kolesnik Mine To Keep by Tina Kolesnik March 02, 2015 11211 words Read a sample
In this morbidly over the top short-story, a medically sidelined plastic surgeon named Lainie Burak draws friends Maggie, Shelly, and Dani, into a scheme to retain the ashes of a man whose beauty she helped create.
Jumping Down the Stairs by Gerrard Wllson Jumping Down the Stairs by Gerrard Wllson March 02, 2015 1562 words Read a sample
For children living nowadays, where every modern convenience, electronic game and gadget is readily available for their entertainment and enjoyment, jumping down the stairs must seem like a rather stupid, reckless and even foolhardy activity, but let me tell you, right here and now, I had some of the best times of my life while jumping down the stairs. A short story in the style of Roald Dahl.
Summer Hire, Part 1 by Brent Aden Summer Hire, Part 1 by Brent Aden March 02, 2015 94630 words Read a sample
One of the highest rated BDSM novels ever on Literotica, Melissa's journey into a new and exciting world is now an e-book. Tens of thousands of readers have already fallen in love with the story's deeply drawn, realistic characters. Proving that dominants don't have to be jerks, Erik guides Melissa through a joyfully celebration of sex exploration. "Absolutely brilliant writing" and a great story.
Prontuario dell'autore perfetto 2 by Il Mondo dello Scrittore Prontuario dell'autore perfetto 2 by Il Mondo dello Scrittore March 02, 2015 22922 words Read a sample
Il Prontuario dell'autore perfetto 2 costituisce il proseguimento dell'opera iniziata nel primo volume per chi decide di uscire dal suo guscio e portare i suoi pensieri al di fuori della sfera intima. È un supporto che dà la possibilità allo scrittore emergente di poter essere dalla parte del manico e quindi di avere il completo potere decisionale sulle sue azioni.
How Photography Helped In Self-Healing by Dino KF Wong How Photography Helped In Self-Healing by Dino KF Wong March 02, 2015 5351 words Sample 20%
Life is never as simple as we thought or wanted it to be. We succumb to negativity when we give up wanting and might just give up hope. This book describes the journey which the author took which he went through a series of self-healing process with the help of photography.
Cynthia the Invincible by Amelia Grace Treader Cynthia the Invincible by Amelia Grace Treader March 02, 2015 56844 words Sample 20%
On the run with from the alien Cataxi the space pirate "Cynthia the Invincible" is stranded in Earth's dim prehistory. Marooned in 1810 she is forced to hide while the ship tries to repair itself. Since she likes the game "Jane Austen World" she hides in Regency England. She finds that real life in the Regency is different from the game. Especially when it comes to love.
JKLS AFRICA Blogs 2014 - 2015 by Jacobus Kotze JKLS AFRICA Blogs 2014 - 2015 by Jacobus Kotze March 02, 2015 71852 words Read a sample
This is the blogs of the CEO of JKLS Africa between 2014 and 2015. So why should you read it? According to many readers they contain wisdom. Advice which may be of value to you in your journey through life, it deals with law, life and love.
The Kraken - Part I by Jonas Cobos The Kraken - Part I by Jonas Cobos March 02, 2015 10082 words Read a sample
Condal City. 1871. The private detective John Melville Salas receives news of the murder of his friend and mentor Domingo Badía, better known as “Alí Bey”. All the clues seem to point towards a mysterious secret society called “The Custodians of God”. The investigation will lead the detective to the Hungarian capital city, Varós Buda, where he will discover a terrible secret.
Dubious Knowledge: Doubtful Facts, Twisted History and Other Humorosities (Book One) by Dan Van Oss Dubious Knowledge: Doubtful Facts, Twisted History and Other Humorosities (Book One) by Dan Van Oss March 02, 2015 19045 words Read a sample
If you like learning with a lively dose of laughter, you'll love this hilarious book full of fishy facts, twisted history, and general “Dubious Knowledge” from humor columnist Dan Van Oss. It's laugh out loud learning with 25 funny features in all!
Feminist Bloggers: The 2014 Collection by Natacha Guyot Feminist Bloggers: The 2014 Collection by Natacha Guyot March 01, 2015 18594 words Read a sample
This collection of 20 feminist essays by 8 authors, covers a broad range of topics from feminism as a political label, to rape culture, to various perspectives on education. This volume also includes several pieces about how marketing addresses women and how mass media represent them. Every essay was originally published as part of a blog series hoping to generate a discussion.
Love Drops E-Book by Seun Odukoya Love Drops E-Book by Seun Odukoya March 01, 2015 25263 words Read a sample
Love Drops E-Book is a collection of short stories. Told from the streets of Nigeria, it showcases various characters and their experiences with love or their understanding of it. It's written by award-winning author Seun Odukoya of the For Days and A Night fame.
Fio by Andy Marr Fio by Andy Marr March 01, 2015 24345 words Read a sample
In this book, Andy Marr brings us into the world of one of a lost soul in search of the unexpected a character of many surprises. Full of action and mysteries, Fio is the story of a broken man trying to explore a world he knows so little of.