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21 Songs For Caroling by Steve Elliott 21 Songs For Caroling by Steve Elliott Dec. 20, 2014 5319 words Read a sample
"21 Songs For Caroling" is a collection of some of the most popular sacred and traditional Christmas carols in a handy e-book format designed to encourage the rich tradition of caroling.
BLUE by Peter de jager BLUE by Peter de jager Dec. 20, 2014 252 words Read a sample
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101+ Easy Korean Phrases by DinoPhia 101+ Easy Korean Phrases by DinoPhia Dec. 20, 2014 2175 words Read a sample
This ebook is for students who want to learn and improve their Korean language! The phrases written in this ebook are expressions in general conversation spoken by native speakers. This book is intended for beginner to intermediate students. Advanced students will also find this ebook useful to study Korean language.
A Life Once Had by Patricia I. Smith A Life Once Had by Patricia I. Smith Dec. 20, 2014 101740 words Read a sample
After losing his wife and daughter: oppressed by the political climate and worried he may be conscripted by the Nazis, Doctor Thomas Friedrich Schmidt enlists in the Wehrmacht Medical Corps at the start of World War II. His main focus in life is to care for the wounded troops, but is unable to come to terms with what is happening around him.
Intiem by Peter de jager Intiem by Peter de jager Dec. 20, 2014 1274 words Read a sample
Poetry and photo
Nurturance by Santosh Jha Nurturance by Santosh Jha Dec. 20, 2014 6497 words Read a sample
A young beautiful woman barely in her twenties awaits this one someone, like her mom’s bedtime story of the prince riding a white horse, as he is her only hope of nurturance, she desperately needs. She seeks his assuring touches all over her body and soul, especially where the nasty world has lacerated her most. She wants to be taken in, feel happy to be naked in the shine of his golden intent.
Predator of the Blue Hearts - Volume Three (FREE Short Story) by Tiberius L. Pulcher Predator of the Blue Hearts - Volume Three (FREE Short Story) by Tiberius L. Pulcher Dec. 20, 2014 5781 words Read a sample
The demon Gretchen has granted me the power to profit sexually from destroying the blue hearts of beautiful women. My latest conquest-to-be: the eighteen year-old sweetheart daughter of my white trash downstairs neighbors. As Gretchen says: "Eat what you kill." Approximate length: 5300 words; ADULTS ONLY.
Mobile by George Kavsekhornak Mobile by George Kavsekhornak Dec. 20, 2014 2559 words Read a sample
...What had happened to it? And what if was it stolen? It couldn’t disappear just like that, from the clasped pocket. The jacket should be looked...
Taglibreto de Anteo by Mao Zifu Taglibreto de Anteo by Mao Zifu Dec. 20, 2014 5577 words Read a sample
Eseetoj,prozaĵoj,poeziaĵ,noveletoj... Revoj,sonĝoj;realoj,fikcioj;sentoj,pensoj... 2009
The Ghosts of Silver Mine Bay by Lawrence Anzen The Ghosts of Silver Mine Bay by Lawrence Anzen Dec. 20, 2014 5666 words Read a sample
Reggie Tiller has spent 40 years in the aerospace industry. He has seen fear, and faced it down. Now retired, he wants to enjoy his time and his life, and accepts an invitation to visit with friends on one of Hong Kong's outlying islands. But what Reggie understands as fear will be tested, as he blunders into the pain of a hidden past...
Adam's Apple: An Erotic Short Story by Ella Dominguez Adam's Apple: An Erotic Short Story by Ella Dominguez Dec. 20, 2014 4681 words Read a sample
When two ad execs deny themselves their carnal attraction for one another, things get complicated. But unbridled passion can only be denied for so long...
Drake's Desire by Crystal Dawn Drake's Desire by Crystal Dawn Dec. 20, 2014 60613 words Read a sample
Drake had waited patiently for his chance to mate Charlotte, his sister in law's sister. Things kept getting in the way until he took matters in hand. Now she would be in his territory where she would be under his control.
47.5 jokes by Daniel N 47.5 jokes by Daniel N Dec. 19, 2014 2047 words Read a sample
0 copies sold till date, this is not a major bestseller, it is just a compilation of all the funny jokes that I created and how to say them,Yep It has all the funniest jokes ever said by me and I am darn funny, jokes and jokes, funny sayings, reviews, contradictions, everything to make you laugh is in this book.It even has a time back guarantee. there is nothing to lose, except time.
The Short Memoirs of a Madman by Vanessa Speer The Short Memoirs of a Madman by Vanessa Speer Dec. 19, 2014 4113 words Read a sample
What would it have been like to be the unknown man of Gadarenes roaming the tombs naked and ravaged by demons? What was it like the moment it all changed? Reading time: 18-20 minutes.
Snow Angels by Lysander Ward Snow Angels by Lysander Ward Dec. 19, 2014 19487 words Read a sample
Jake and Anna are happily married. Anna's sister Lindsey is happily divorced. Jake's been attracted to Lindsey since they first met, and that attraction has only grown. Nevertheless, he's been a good boy over the years. But as everybody knows, good boys get rewarded at Christmas time.
Depression And The Bible by CharlestownRoad Depression And The Bible by CharlestownRoad Dec. 19, 2014 3061 words Read a sample
Discover what the Bible says about the topic of depression and mental illness.
The Fate of Jeremiah by Garden Urthark The Fate of Jeremiah by Garden Urthark Dec. 19, 2014 2789 words Read a sample
Why do we tell stories? Just about all the different views on this question seem to involve some consideration for the educational aspect of storytelling. The way one English Renaissance writer framed his answer was to say we tell stories to teach and delight.
Pride and Preference by Mia Rodriguez Pride and Preference by Mia Rodriguez Dec. 19, 2014 24718 words Read a sample
In this modern twist on the classic, a mother wants the very best for her daughters. Will Eloisa, Doña Chona's most responsible child, find true love with the arrogant Dario? Much happens in this romantic comedy. Chuckles, sighing hearts, romance. A fun and quick read.
The Turtle Edge #2 TOWER VANCOUVER by Brian Williams The Turtle Edge #2 TOWER VANCOUVER by Brian Williams Dec. 19, 2014 3098 words Read a sample
The Turtle Edge is a place of horror, surreal adventure, and things that twist the mind. There are selections of spirit, high trips, Parchment, quarter hours, and in the future… in a time when humanity is reaching it’s potential, and it’s also losing itself, it get gets weird. In this time it’s getting really hard to find people who can stand because every mind is muddled.
Let It Snow by Polly Aon Let It Snow by Polly Aon Dec. 19, 2014 1106 words Read a sample
A holiday short story about a nervous young girl performing her first solo in her high school solo, when all hell breaks loose.
The Obsessor, Albert Pabek Thriller (Book 2) by Shane Simpson The Obsessor, Albert Pabek Thriller (Book 2) by Shane Simpson Dec. 19, 2014 82443 words Read a sample
THE VIGILANTE SAILOR returns to San Francisco. Pabek is in for payback, but now it's against him. Book 2 in the Albert Pabek Thriller Series, THE OBSESSOR picks up three months following the conclusion of THE OWNER. SUCCESS HAD ALWAYS BEEN UNLIKELY...
Olhos de vidro by Carina Rosa Olhos de vidro by Carina Rosa Dec. 19, 2014 6987 words Read a sample
Um conto sobre a linha ténue entre a loucura e a sanidade, onde assistimos às várias facetas do ser-humano e os motivos que levam alguém a perder-se de si mesmo.
The Rozar Park Mystery by Mark Hall The Rozar Park Mystery by Mark Hall Dec. 19, 2014 9834 words Read a sample
A short story mystery set in middle Georgia involving a man apparently killed by a falling tree at a local park, a strange animal's footprints, bizarre Craigslist postings, and an exciting ending! Written by a former US Marshal with over 23 years experience in the area.
Killing Charlie by b heon Killing Charlie by b heon Dec. 19, 2014 3465 words Sample 5%
The Rise & Fall of an American Gangster..Killing Charlie...Inspired by True Events
Burdening the Fear by Nobo13 Burdening the Fear by Nobo13 Dec. 19, 2014 2031 words Read a sample
For a long time I had seen this coming. Her soft tender kiss, and the whisper in my ear. The night was cold, so her breath was like fire. I awoke to realise I was seeing the future again. A flash fiction about the burdens of knowing the future.
Vengeance by Carlos A. Rodriguez Vengeance by Carlos A. Rodriguez Dec. 19, 2014 7582 words Read a sample
Kevin Johnson is having a hard time. He works for the entire crime section of a newspaper company. When his new novel hits the NY Times Bestseller List, he quits his job in pursuit of writing fiction. But strange things are happening around town. Popular authors are committing suicide, his typewriter is doing unordinary things, and when he starts to fear for his life, it may be too late. . . .
Interactive Session with Daniel Olas by Daniel Olas Interactive Session with Daniel Olas by Daniel Olas Dec. 19, 2014 3574 words Read a sample
You've read the first serial of Tyler Smiths and the love story of Nick titled His Love Escapades: The Encounter with Rose. If yes, then, this book is published to create fun embedded in this two books and to unite the readers and also pave way for reader's creativity... If you haven't, you can still do so, links are provided in this book that will direct you to the download page. Catch that fun!
Some Games We Souls Like to Play on the Earth by Frankie Lassut Some Games We Souls Like to Play on the Earth by Frankie Lassut Dec. 19, 2014 21477 words Read a sample
Some parts of this iccle book may make you angry, and anger produces some good games, such as judgement. Judgement is a good game, and you may judge me. Let’s see eh? Come in, come play, the ‘party’ is ready to begin. Remember to bring your body (you can’t hate or laugh or scratch you butt without it).
KSHM Project Presents: The Phone Booth by Henry Martin KSHM Project Presents: The Phone Booth by Henry Martin Dec. 19, 2014 3429 words Read a sample
While strolling around Sydney, Karl noticed an abandoned phone booth with the receiver dangling by its cord. On top of the phone, he found a few words scribbled in an open notepad. Karl took a photograph of the phone booth, and Henry let his imagination do the rest. This short story is a scenario inspired by the photograph.
The Christmas Key by J.E. Bolton The Christmas Key by J.E. Bolton Dec. 19, 2014 3759 words Read a sample
One Christmas Eve night, Stephen Swift prepares to end his life. In the process, he not only finds a reason to live but also learns that love is the greatest power of all. A hauntingly-beautiful Christmas short story.
Daddy of the Dead by Adam Oster Daddy of the Dead by Adam Oster Dec. 19, 2014 25184 words Sample 20%
Bert Hamberg is no hero. But when it comes to being separated from his four year old daughter at the dawn of the Zombie Apocalypse, he will do anything to find her.
Sleep by Bee de Lilia Sleep by Bee de Lilia Dec. 19, 2014 0 words Sample 20%
A bedtime story of a girl's drifting dreams as she falls asleep.
Callie la Oruga de Navidad by Smiley Balloon Callie la Oruga de Navidad by Smiley Balloon Dec. 19, 2014 0 words Read a sample
Una historia de Navidad para toda la familia!
Two Sides to the Game by Ashley Shavonne Two Sides to the Game by Ashley Shavonne Dec. 19, 2014 39174 words Sample 15%
In this tale, we see Rachel and Beonca, spoiled New Yorkers from the heart. Anything you can want they have, but when is it enough? Will the Walker sisters truly learn what it means to give someone your all and not be afraid of the consequences? Step inside the world of the two women who started to whole series, filled with mistakes and choices that will possibly change lives forever
Entering Female Freshmen: Story 8 by Arla Coopa Entering Female Freshmen: Story 8 by Arla Coopa Dec. 19, 2014 3034 words Sample 20%
Time for a beautiful red-haired girl to come downstairs. She’s got weird desires she needs to share with somebody.
Stomberg Florshuetz Family History by gregory stomberg Stomberg Florshuetz Family History by gregory stomberg Dec. 19, 2014 115 words Read a sample
Stomberg Florshuetz Family History compiled by Dona Stomberg and edited by Greg Stomberg
Christmas Wishes from Brody and James by Sara York Christmas Wishes from Brody and James by Sara York Dec. 19, 2014 1225 words Read a sample
This is a very short update from Brody and James of the Colorado Heart series. At the end of book 3, Brody and James leave Wild Bluff. Find out what happens.
AlberTa's Gift by Les W Kuzyk AlberTa's Gift by Les W Kuzyk Dec. 19, 2014 4416 words Read a sample
As Albert stood beside Minister Teslo, he thought of that long ago street hockey game ending with his face plant. Severe asthma kept him gasping for breath on that childhood ambulance ride to hospital. Now, as he listened to this Energy of Tomorrow speech at the coal fired power plant he wondered about his gift. Had it been written in his mother’s tear stained eyes or was there much more?
Gone by Elena Dillon Gone by Elena Dillon Dec. 19, 2014 14863 words Read a sample
The Breathe Prequel Trane Braxton lives a double life. He can't risk getting close to anyone until Daisy Rourke , his longtime crush, insinuates herself into his very dangerous world. A short story that goes back to the beginning, to the events that started the Rourkes on their journey..
Week One: Setting Your Goal by Daniel Simms Week One: Setting Your Goal by Daniel Simms Dec. 19, 2014 1079 words Sample 20%
Learn to take control of your mind, body, and life with this weekly series. Week One is where you should get started, as it will discuss the importance of motivation, and your first steps toward greatness!
City of Ghosts by S. Michael Choi City of Ghosts by S. Michael Choi Dec. 19, 2014 23745 words Read a sample
In the aftermath of genetic plague, human beings are transformed into white-eyed 'Happy' zombies, and the remnants of uninfected society live in heavily fortified compounds. One such group leader, 838, records in his diary the travails of day-to-day life over a winter where the water freezes and the infected New Humans stage periodic raids. But is the greater threat other survivors, their clans?
Asset Allocation and Effective Portfolio Management - Part Two by STRIDE Asset Allocation and Effective Portfolio Management - Part Two by STRIDE Dec. 19, 2014 7603 words Sample 20%
Learn how to manage your portfolio more effectively and generate better returns by tailoring our methods, strategies and models to your own lifestyle and preferences. Use STRIDE's Long-term Profit principle equation (LTP) plus the information, practical tools and advice contained in both parts of this book to set up a new portfolio or rebalance an existing one to consistently beat the market.
A Mis'd World by Steven Corradi A Mis'd World by Steven Corradi Dec. 19, 2014 12114 words Read a sample
The Breakup resulted in society being divided, male and female. But not all see it for the disaster to the human race that it really is. Can either side rise up to fix the long festering problems? Will they even try?
The Holland Family Saga Part One: They Don't Mind Dying by Clever Black The Holland Family Saga Part One: They Don't Mind Dying by Clever Black Dec. 19, 2014 116754 words Read a sample
They Don’t Mind Dying is the first installment in The Holland Family Saga, a saga that will chronicle the Holland Family’s history along with the people who would shape their lives over many years.
Okron by A. D. Nance Okron by A. D. Nance Dec. 19, 2014 6568 words Read a sample
As a member of the Singsord delegation on the massive Galaga Alpha, Eldon gathers reactions to the Okron disaster. He also is given an inside view of other disasters and perhaps their meaning, if any. This the My Stars version of the OKC bombing and of 9/11.
Flush by Francesco Verso Flush by Francesco Verso Dec. 19, 2014 3018 words Read a sample
C'è una nuova droga in circolazione, il misterioso Flush, i cui effetti sono molto controversi. Provatelo e tutto quanto "suonerà" in maniera diversa. Flush è un racconto breve, un pezzo di "flash fiction" fulminante, da leggersi a tutta velocità, come si ascolterebbe una traccia di musica Trance spinta a 150 rpm.
Failure to Launch: From Big Data to Big Decisions by Forte Consultancy Group Failure to Launch: From Big Data to Big Decisions by Forte Consultancy Group Dec. 19, 2014 2218 words Read a sample
Not long ago big data was all the rage, the trendiest concept in the world of business intelligence. Now, however, the hype appears to be fading fast, with few companies having realized the bottom-line benefits promised to them by various vendors from the undertaking of big data initiatives.
Social BI for Intelligent Enterprise 2.0 by Forte Consultancy Group Social BI for Intelligent Enterprise 2.0 by Forte Consultancy Group Dec. 19, 2014 1622 words Read a sample
In spite of the fact that Enterprise 2.0, the use of emergent social platforms within or between companies and their customers, has been in existence for years, even its most successful implementations are lacking in the ability to integrate successfully into daily business activities.
Credit Card Customer Segmentation by Forte Consultancy Group Credit Card Customer Segmentation by Forte Consultancy Group Dec. 19, 2014 1548 words Read a sample
300 billion credit card transactions are expected to take place each year by 2018, creating 300 billion opportunities to understand customers better. Unfortunately, many banks remain ignorant of this wealth of information at their disposal, and they opt for mass marketing and costly above-the-line communications.
Are You Prepared for the Economic Downturn? by Forte Consultancy Group Are You Prepared for the Economic Downturn? by Forte Consultancy Group Dec. 19, 2014 440 words Read a sample
With consultants experienced in numerous countries across four continents, Forte Consultancy recently launched its Middle East unit, aiming to assist companies make the most out of the current economic downturn and thereafter.