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Brotherhood by Dempsey Blackmon Brotherhood by July 24, 2016 5176 words Sample 20%
An honest cop seeks to take down the criminal element in his city. Along the way his faith and trust are tested as fate has plans for him.
The House at Bethany by Donald  P. James, Jr The House at Bethany by July 24, 2016 196 words Read a sample
This single poem is part of a larger work titled "Pictures of the Messiah". The poem is meant to be a prayer, inviting Jesus to enter into the ordinary aspects of our lives.
Small Violence by Allison Ballard Small Violence by July 24, 2016 1059 words Read a sample
Small Violence is a collection of three flash fiction stories centered around the theme of violence.
A Little Book of Short Stories for Boys by Jenni Francis A Little Book of Short Stories for Boys by July 24, 2016 9900 words Sample 20%
Sometimes you just want to read some short stories, and sometimes you just want them about boys. Not girls. That's what this is. Short stories for boys.
Peppermint Tea by shellee llewoh Peppermint Tea by July 24, 2016 2432 words Read a sample
Chapter One: A teenager Rory accepts a ride from a seemingly friendly stranger. Chapter Two: Two married adults engage in a hot and steamy affair in the middle of the night. Chapter Three: When Misty Banks meets Ariel she wonders if she hasn't seen her somewhere before.
A Very Short Collection of Shorts by Rebecca Welch A Very Short Collection of Shorts by July 24, 2016 1864 words Read a sample
This is a short collection of three flash fiction stories. Each story is its own work, yet all have a mysterious appeal.
Stories for a Gloomy Day  is compilation of short pieces written by Nicole Terrigno by Nicole Terrigno Stories for a Gloomy Day is compilation of short pieces written by Nicole Terrigno by July 24, 2016 2614 words Read a sample
Stories for a Gloomy Day is compilation of short pieces written by Nicole Terrigno. Each short piece is about a character who must over come adversity.
My Dear, It Was You! by Mario V. Farina My Dear, It Was You! by July 24, 2016 824 words Read a sample
Mary suggested that she and Ted, her husband, not send Valentine cards to each other this year. She felt it would be more personal if she and Ted write something personal to the other in the form of poetry. Ted liked the idea. This story tells shows you the poem that each wrote. This is a love story with a nice ending.
Memory of the Color Yellow Book 6-10 by Suzanne Jenkins Memory of the Color Yellow Book 6-10 by July 24, 2016 28938 words Read a sample
Warning, not a stand alone! This is Volume 6-10 in a continuing series of SHORT STORIES. In a society ruled with military precision, a misspoken word has the power to generate enough rage to turn life upside down in a post apocalyptic world on the brink. The author sends Memory of the Color Yellow short stories to email subscribers in periodic installments.
Here's Some Stuff by James Craig Here's Some Stuff by July 24, 2016 2020 words Read a sample
This book is a collection of short stories written by James Craig.
Dark Prose from an Innocent by Heather Winkler Dark Prose from an Innocent by July 24, 2016 5163 words Sample 10%
Explore the trials and tribulations of life's internal battles with this collection of dark prose pieces. Meet an enslaved Cinderella, a virgin sacrifice, lovers in peril, a demon-angel hybrid, and many other interesting characters as you read through this collection of poetry that lends a voice to many issues people everywhere face today.
An Unsettled World by Lisa Copeland An Unsettled World by July 24, 2016 3960 words Read a sample
Short stories that will give you the creeps or make you laugh--maybe even both.
Sobredulcis by Rodolfo Llano Sobredulcis by July 24, 2016 4324 words Sample 30%
Siete relatos cortos del escritor y poeta Colombiano Rodolfo Llano. Ideal como lectura en momentos de sosiego.
Discovery: A Collection of Fiction by Jacob Waggle Discovery: A Collection of Fiction by July 24, 2016 8710 words Sample 10%
Discovery is a collection of three short stories or flash fiction pieces where each focus on the theme of discovery. Two of the three installments are fantasy pieces of exploring new places and new situations, both wondrous and horrid. The other piece follows a young, everyday man caught up in a horrible accident that changes his life forever.
Karma's Tale by April Thomas Karma's Tale by July 24, 2016 11651 words Read a sample
A snowy white owl perched on her shoulder speaks to her through telepathy telling her where they are to go next. Through the veneer dimensions of time and space, they travel until they come to the South Beach home of Luther Edison. A wealthy old man who built his kingdom on the backs of the young, the stolen, and the lost.
Shrouded Voices by Theresa Jacobs Shrouded Voices by July 24, 2016 19824 words Read a sample
Wondrous adventures await you beneath Shrouded Voices. Ageless and timeless, four adventurers set out on journeys all their own, but fate wound their tales together. Led by the fearless Theresa Jacobs, they threw their lots in as a team with one goal – to vanquish the evil wizard of time, Obscuritmos. Each of these accomplished authors have novels of their own.
Escapade by Cherelle Young Escapade by July 24, 2016 7598 words Read a sample
Escapade is is a book make up of flash fiction as well as short stories. It features many different characters and adventure in each story. Within each page you will find something different, unique and fun. Get ready for a great adventure.
Maiden Voyage by byxami Maiden Voyage by July 24, 2016 1020 words Read a sample
Same.
One More Night- Stepmother Erotica by Rod Polo One More Night- Stepmother Erotica by July 24, 2016 3886 words Read a sample
Jared just couldn’t take it any longer. From the look of things, it did seem as though the erection was going to tear through his boxers if he didn’t do a damn thing about it. And that said, his efforts to hide it were futile since his sexy stepmom had already checked him out and there was no way that she was going to let it slide at that point since she was already smiling at him.
Love Versus Terrorism – Poems on Anti Terror , Peace , Love , Brotherhood – Part 2 by Nikhil Parekh Love Versus Terrorism – Poems on Anti Terror , Peace , Love , Brotherhood – Part 2 by July 24, 2016 41785 words Read a sample
This Book which has 50 differently titled Poems is actually Part 1 of the Book titled – Love Versus Terrorism ( 409 pages ) .
The King 20 by Mitchell Jespersen The King 20 by July 24, 2016 1113 words Read a sample
Mitchell watched the horse's swinging tail. Akemi and she made a team. His view was from behind, of Akemi's hips high in the saddle. Short chapters. New episode added almost daily.
Snapchat 16 by Mitchell Jespersen Snapchat 16 by July 24, 2016 403 words Sample 20%
A man tells a stranger about his marriage, detailing their life in the bedroom. Short chapters. New episode added almost daily.
Love Versus Terrorism – Poems on Anti Terror , Peace , Love , Brotherhood – Part 1 by Nikhil Parekh Love Versus Terrorism – Poems on Anti Terror , Peace , Love , Brotherhood – Part 1 by July 24, 2016 29471 words Read a sample
This Book which has 50 differently titled Poems is actually Part 1 of the Book titled – Love Versus Terrorism ( 409 pages ) .
Die Arktis by Lisa E. Jobe Die Arktis by July 24, 2016 104 words Read a sample
Erfahren Sie mehr über die Arktis durch die Foto Fantasie Kunstwerk von Lisa E. Jobe. Die Kinder werden ein neues Element in die gefrorene Landschaft mit der Wende jeder Seite hinzufügen. nur Bilder und Vokabeln enthalten, ist dieses Buch ideal für das Kind in Ihrem Zuhause.
Two On A Leash by joseph brown Two On A Leash by July 24, 2016 5511 words Read a sample
Two On A Leash is a true story about a blind dog and how the strong bond between a dog and his master led to renewed sight. It's about the challenges and the fame along the way. It's about faith, trust and most of all, love.
Wrath: A Seven Deadly Sins Short Story by B. Fowler Wrath: A Seven Deadly Sins Short Story by July 24, 2016 2099 words Read a sample
A Seven Deadly Sins Short Story: Wrath
Pointers toward Dignity by Robert W. Fuller Pointers toward Dignity by July 24, 2016 2410 words Read a sample
As my father saw me off to college, he gave me a notebook, in his own hand, titled Pointers. Though I did not accept all his advice, I soon realized that as important as what he said was that he said it. If the signposts in this collection stimulate you to clarify your beliefs, then, whether you agree with them or not, they will have served a purpose.
The Advantage for Entrepreneurs by Emma Sue Prince The Advantage for Entrepreneurs by July 24, 2016 4020 words Read a sample
Taking key soft skills from her book The Advantage, Emma Sue Prince identifies how you can apply an entrepreneurial mind-set to all aspects of your work. Whether you are thinking of starting a business, running a start-up or reinventing your career, this little e-book will help you succeed.
Questions And Answers From The Glorious Quran by AL-AMIN ALI Questions And Answers From The Glorious Quran by July 24, 2016 1030 words Sample 20%
This small booklet is a collection of Questions ans Answers from the Glorious book "The Quran"
Cygnet Czarinas by Jon Jacks Cygnet Czarinas by July 24, 2016 36407 words Read a sample
Sandy asks the Russian Princess the one question she’s not supposed to: Why do you sleep? For the princess and her siblings are cursed to sleep endlessly, ruling through the granting of magical swan feathers that lead to an answer. And so Sandy is led from her life in Victorian London to one of mystical lakes and swan maidens – yet discovering the curse’s source could result in her own death
Pain is the New Peace by Sara Khan Pain is the New Peace by July 24, 2016 10899 words Read a sample
Sara has a gift she can emphasis and sense others feelings when she gets letters from people, as the words jump out and speak to her via thought. In this book she has listed her poems from her book Life Does Get Better
The Legend of King Grýut by Tannara Young The Legend of King Grýut by July 24, 2016 5316 words Read a sample
When young Moyra is unwillingly left babysit her little brother, she angrily wishes her family had never moved from their tiny village. Yet when her brother begs her to tell the tale of King Grýut, she gives in and tells the tale to him and his new friends. What she doesn't realize is that someone else is listening, and telling this tale will change her life.
Afterlife by Helen Comerford Afterlife by July 24, 2016 67880 words Sample 20%
In Paradise everything is perfect. Eve is reunited with her dead sister. They drink tea. Where Mare has ended up seems less idyllic as it sinks into an icy ocean. Then there’s Peter. He opens his eyes running across a broken landscape, under a terrible red sky. But not everything is as it seems. As Mare runs and Peter fights for survival, Eve discovers that Paradise also hides a chilling secret.
The Pipes, the Pipes! by Steve Howrie The Pipes, the Pipes! by July 24, 2016 7017 words Read a sample
This is the story of bagpipe player Dan Hunter and his obsession with the bagpipes. In a world where playing the pipes equates with drug addition, he is shunned by his wife and friends and eventually travels to London, desperately looking for an outlet for his craving. He finds this in Sheila, a young Australian with a bagpipe obsession greater than his own. But is this what he really wants?
1 God – Poems on God , Creator – volume 4 by Nikhil Parekh 1 God – Poems on God , Creator – volume 4 by July 24, 2016 48928 words Read a sample
This Book which has 80 differently titled Poems , is actually volume 4 of the Book titled - 1 God ( 522 pages ) .
1 God – Poems on God , Creator – volume 3 by Nikhil Parekh 1 God – Poems on God , Creator – volume 3 by July 24, 2016 30406 words Read a sample
This Book which has 50 differently titled Poems , is actually volume 3 of the Book titled - 1 God ( 522 pages ) .
Stars and Hearts by Candy J. Moon Stars and Hearts by July 24, 2016 48115 words Read a sample
Yazmin lands herself a job in a theatre box office where she gets to party with actors! Jokingly, she challenges colleague Suki to a contest and they end up shaking hands on it. The winner will be the girl who finds herself an actor boyfriend first. Trouble is, Suki oozes confidence and Yazmin is painfully shy with men. Will she be able to overcome her shyness to win the challenge?
1 God - Poems on God , Creator - volume 2 by Nikhil Parekh 1 God - Poems on God , Creator - volume 2 by July 24, 2016 30970 words Read a sample
This Book which has 50 differently titled Poems , is actually volume 2 of the Book titled - 1 God ( 522 pages ) .
1 God – Poems on God , Creator – volume 1 by Nikhil Parekh 1 God – Poems on God , Creator – volume 1 by July 24, 2016 31914 words Read a sample
This Book which has 50 differently titled Poems , is actually volume 1 of the Book titled - 1 God ( 522 pages ) .
Çfarë ndodh kur lutem by AEM Misioni Ungjillor Çfarë ndodh kur lutem by July 24, 2016 33130 words Read a sample
Ky libër ka për qëllim të na mësojë çfarë është lutja dhe se si duhet të lutemi, po ashtu si të merret me disa nga problemet që mund të dalni gjatë të luturit. Në fund të të gjithë kapitujve, përveç të parit, janë përfshirë disa “pika për reflektim ose diskutim”.
Protecting What's Most Important by Michael Hudson Protecting What's Most Important by July 24, 2016 3559 words Read a sample
A young knight faces the castle of the tyrant that has plagued his land for so long. Years of torment, anguish, and misery shall all be repaid today. All he needs to do is defeat the man's champion, and justice will be his. The one thought plaguing his mind as he does this though, is why the champion wears no real armor.
1912 dhe Ungjilli by AEM Misioni Ungjillor 1912 dhe Ungjilli by July 24, 2016 8815 words Read a sample
Pavarësisht se nuk është mjaft e njohur, të krishterët ungjillorë dhanë një kontribut vital ndaj Pavarësisë së Shqipërisë dhe ishin në zemër të lëvizjes patriotike për gjuhën shqipe. Për fat të keq ky kontribut u mohua gjatë komunizmit në Shqipëri dhe shumë supozojnë në mënyrë të gabuar se ungjillorët erdhën për herë të parë në Shqipëri pas viteve 1990!
How to Get A Scrum Master Job: TLDR by Dmitri Iarandine How to Get A Scrum Master Job: TLDR by July 24, 2016 5167 words Read a sample
Looking for a Scrum Master role in competitive Agile Job Market space? Not sure how to best face the competition? This short eBook will tell you all the basics you need to know, including specifics of Agile Job Market, main challenges, best Cover Letter and Resume writing practices, and how to prepare as a candidate, before you decide to dive any further.
Harambe's Last Stand by Penny Tawret Harambe's Last Stand by July 24, 2016 557 words Read a sample
I gave a slow and steady pump of my twelve gauge, readying myself fully for any and all as made our way tightly in formation toward the main entrance doors of arena; which rather surprisingly for a campaign rally remained completely unguarded as we silently flooded in one by one and began steadily making our way down the alley and up the inclined ramp to the upper floors.
Blind Salvation: An Origin Story by McConnaughay Blind Salvation: An Origin Story by July 23, 2016 65108 words Read a sample
"Blind Salvation: An Origin Story" is an experimental anomaly. The first full-length novel from writer McConnaughay, this book blends elements of horror and comic-book heroes into a dark and humorous written narrative. The book follows a normal everyday fellow named Orion, who just so happens to don a cape and body-armor as he kills criminals in his free-time.
Committed by Robbie Three Committed by July 23, 2016 329 words Read a sample
Have you ever just wanted to write like someone who should be in a padded room, just to make people think there was something wrong with you... Hi I'm Robbie... formerly Mr. Love Zone.... yea that's what I did...
Gym Shower Sex by Sophie Sin Gym Shower Sex by July 23, 2016 6298 words Read a sample
In Gym Shower Sex one naughty woman sets up some fun in the shower with an incredibly hot and very well hung personal trainer and gets more than she expected. Hot under warm water.
Dr. Death by Drac Von Stoller Dr. Death by July 23, 2016 1613 words Read a sample
Grimfield Hospital was voted safest hospital in America for the fourth straight year in a row but that was all about to change when tragedy struck the head surgeon Dr. Green of Grimfield Hospital’s family.
Natasha Nature  (Poem to my wife.) by MPoetB Natasha Nature (Poem to my wife.) by July 23, 2016 40 words Read a sample
This poem was dedicated to my wife. With each letter spelling her name.
Secret eyes by MPoetB Secret eyes by July 23, 2016 38 words Read a sample
Very deep meaning poem. Waking up to your love.