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Dreams Ltd by Ladymelan Dreams Ltd by Ladymelan July 29, 2014 155201 words Read a sample
How far are you prepared to go for someone close to you? That was never a question for Shereen Moor. When she finds out about the kidnap of her beloved, she decides to borrow a huge amount of money from a mysterious corporation “Dreams LTD”. But what will they ask for in return and when? That’s something that the Corporation fails to mention.
Under My Thumb (Serenade Series #1) by Abby Reynolds Under My Thumb (Serenade Series #1) by Abby Reynolds July 29, 2014 65679 words Read a sample
Prudence sets out with her band to Los Angeles to make it big. Leaving behind London is difficult for her, but not because she fears she’ll be homesick. She’s never coming back. And her brother has no idea. After she arrives, she performs one of her first shows. But little does she know, an admirer sits in the audience. She hypnotizes him and draws him in, making him immediately smitten.
Breaking News: A Short Suspense Story by Amy L. Boukair Breaking News: A Short Suspense Story by Amy L. Boukair July 29, 2014 3991 words Read a sample
Breaking News is a short story that explores the situation of a man, his daughter, and their criminally insane ex-wife and mother, and what happens after a jail break.
Encounters 3 by J.A. Behnke Encounters 3 by J.A. Behnke July 29, 2014 3311 words Read a sample
Four true humorous short stories about people who encounter and overcome some of life's obstacles. However small the problem Mountaineer, Racquetman, Oldtimer, and Farmer will find solutions and delight the reader.
First World - A Walker Saga Book One by Jaymin Eve First World - A Walker Saga Book One by Jaymin Eve July 29, 2014 71754 words Read a sample
A young adult paranormal romance series. An epic journey. If the Seventine are released, will anyone survive? Follow Abigail as she journeys through the seven worlds. She will find out who she is and discover a multitude of creatures she never believed existed. And she may just be the last person to stand between the worlds and the Seventine.
Jet Black and the Highest Bidder  #21 by John Stevenson Jet Black and the Highest Bidder #21 by John Stevenson July 29, 2014 7812 words Read a sample
Buying at an auction can be a frantic experience: one moment you have, the next you haven’t, but when the hammer falls hesitation often begins. For Jet and the crew what should have been the anxious part of their contract was over but they soon discover it was only the first bid.
Where Willows Won't Grow by Lia Black Where Willows Won't Grow by Lia Black July 29, 2014 44814 words Read a sample
Undercover agent Alex Kley becomes a sex-worker in Willow House, a high class brothel, to find the evidence he needs to bring down the leader of a powerful criminal cartel. There he is put under the tutelage of Illythe, a beautiful ebony skinned alien. Alex is captivated by Illythe; but in the end, he must choose: save Illythe and forfeit the mission, or leave him behind with a monster.
Keepers Meet Questing Eyes by John Michael Flynn Keepers Meet Questing Eyes by John Michael Flynn July 29, 2014 21366 words Sample 20%
A full-length collection of poetry by John Michael Flynn. John has taught ESL and Composition at a variety of schools and colleges across the United States. A resident of central Virginia, he served in the Peace Corps in Moldova from 1993-95. Previous poetry collections include Moments Between Cities (1997), and Washing Apples In Streams (2013).
Network Marketing 101:  Stop!  Before You Leap by Robin Phillips Network Marketing 101: Stop! Before You Leap by Robin Phillips July 29, 2014 3311 words Read a sample
This network marketing e-book is for those readers contemplating a home based business.
Netflix OpenConnect Deployment Guide by netflixopenconnect Netflix OpenConnect Deployment Guide by netflixopenconnect July 29, 2014 6953 words Read a sample
Your go-to resource as a Netflix OpenConnect partner
Social Engineer by Ian Sutherland Social Engineer by Ian Sutherland July 29, 2014 20599 words Read a sample
Hired by a global pharmaceutical company to test the security of their systems, elite hacker, Brody Taylor, applies his computer mastery and repertoire of audacious confidence tricks to break into their most secure systems. Social Engineer is a standalone novella that introduces Brody Taylor, the elite hacker hero of the Deep Web Thriller series.
The John C. Struggle by Neil Sweetman The John C. Struggle by Neil Sweetman July 29, 2014 3233 words Read a sample
Hollywood stars John C. Reilly and John C. McGinley do battle in a pub in Belfast to determine who is the true king of the John C.'s. Cover by Chris Coll.
The unConventional Affair Part 2 Tangier by Jay Gaudette The unConventional Affair Part 2 Tangier by Jay Gaudette July 29, 2014 58000 words Read a sample
Monica, the young assistant to Carol and Doug Palmer, gets to go the big convention in Las Vegas. There she meets mysterious Gabe, who captures her heart. But their new love is threatened by an angry bitter woman bent on not only destroying them, but everything that the Palmers have built. But their love wins out and they are launched into a new life of love and raw x-rated passion.
Psychopomp Volume Seven by MysteriaPress Psychopomp Volume Seven by MysteriaPress July 29, 2014 35405 words Read a sample
Volume Seven of the Psychopomp anthology marks the start of a new adventure as it heralds FREE stories and the birth of Mysteria Press! 12 new stories for your eyeholes!
test by Case Talbot test by Case Talbot July 29, 2014 732 words Read a sample
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Keep Friends Close...But Enemies Closer by K.G. McAbee Keep Friends Close...But Enemies Closer by K.G. McAbee July 29, 2014 6519 words Read a sample
Two wizards. Two lovers. But who are the which of the what?
Sanctuary of the Damned by Cynthia D. Witherspoon Sanctuary of the Damned by Cynthia D. Witherspoon July 29, 2014 2817 words Read a sample
Be fearful, all you who read these words, for they will be the last you shall ever see.
Thinking Bigger and Wiser by John Monyjok Maluth Thinking Bigger and Wiser by John Monyjok Maluth July 29, 2014 9918 words Read a sample
In this section, we will look at the brief history of South Sudan from the two main civil wars. The independence of South Sudan is one great achievement for South Sudanese. But the current events bring many questions to the thinking minds. People have been looking for the real causes of the current civil war in South Sudan and no one seems to get the right answer.
Forever Faithful by Bill Crumpler Forever Faithful by Bill Crumpler July 29, 2014 1622 words Read a sample
Dumped by her fiancé, a loving woman with a broken heart retreats to the healing sanctuary of Nature. Alone at a remote cabin by a lake, she enjoys swimming naked in the cool, soothing water. The healing process is going well ... until a masked intruder appears.
In a Tight Situation by Taylor Evans In a Tight Situation by Taylor Evans July 29, 2014 27252 words Sample 20%
When Joey skips a hit job to save a little girl, he thinks the unexpected when her older brother tries to rob the bank the hit was supposed to be in. Now Joey and The Crew have to prove themselves innocent to a psychotic drug dealer and defeat other people who want them dead.
The Poor Bedraggled Kitten by Kanika G The Poor Bedraggled Kitten by Kanika G July 29, 2014 453 words Read a sample
A short children's story about a little girl who gives shelter to a kitten from the rain.
Trap Door by William Petersen Trap Door by William Petersen July 29, 2014 910 words Read a sample
A surreal flash-fiction story to stir your mind and make you think... ***Exclusively available through Smashwords and its Partners***
The Phoenix Blade: Project Justice by Andrew Hess The Phoenix Blade: Project Justice by Andrew Hess July 29, 2014 74135 words Read a sample
What would you do if everything you said and did was monitored and used to force you into working covertly for the government? Watch the events unfold as college student Andrew Lancaster is coerced into working for a government official known only as the Benefactor. In return Lancaster will receive the answer to the question that has plagued him for years; who killed his mother.
Nine Weeks of Tweets by Christine Brand Nine Weeks of Tweets by Christine Brand July 29, 2014 1238 words Read a sample
A collection of 43 #vss tweets from @C_Brand_Author. #vss is the hashtag for 'very short stories'. There are several different prompts tweeted daily or weekly on twitter by different people. Some invite poetry as well as very short stories and some have a word limit.
Day Trading Secrets by Harvey Walsh Day Trading Secrets by Harvey Walsh July 29, 2014 9842 words Read a sample
Ever fancied making a living working just a few hours a day from the comfort of your own home? Day trading offers just such an opportunity, but beware: there are risks involved too. In this quick-read, professional day trader Harvey Walsh offers essential advice for any trader and would-be trader.
AKA Lexi Frost by Tori Brooks AKA Lexi Frost by Tori Brooks July 29, 2014 80783 words Read a sample
Lexi Frost is a successful photographer in a specialty niche: tasteful nudes. All she wants is continuing success and to keep her private life private. She didn't want to attract the attention of millionaire Paul Lovett. And she didn't need rock star Flynn Peterson to fall for her during a photo-shoot either. Both are persistent but Lexi isn't interested, in part because she isn't Lexi Frost.
The Minus Faction - Episode One: Breakout by Rick Wayne The Minus Faction - Episode One: Breakout by Rick Wayne July 29, 2014 26536 words Read a sample
Thief. Liar. Pervert. Sucker. Not Villains. Definitely not heroes. A serial novel about extraordinary abilities and how not to use them. In Episode One . . .
Anchor Wat & Cambodia by Anton Swanepoel Anchor Wat & Cambodia by Anton Swanepoel July 29, 2014 37269 words Read a sample
Tips and advice to save you money and make your trip to Angkor Wat & Cambodia go smoother. Note, this book is not a guide to the different temples, but a guide to help you prepare for your visit to the temples and Cambodia, or possibly move to Cambodia. Information for visas, visa renewals, accommodation, temple passes, transport, shopping, and more are given
Point of a Pencil by Joy Bassetti-Kruger Point of a Pencil by Joy Bassetti-Kruger July 29, 2014 2102 words Read a sample
Do we really need to buy twenty-four pencils? a student asked. -No, not just twenty-four pencils, but rather twenty-four sharpened pencils, the lecturer replied.
20 Minutes of Terror - A True Story by Caroline Gebbie 20 Minutes of Terror - A True Story by Caroline Gebbie July 29, 2014 3740 words Read a sample
This is a true short story that will raise the hairs on your neck and put a tingle down your spine. One night when driving all alone in a borrowed van through a remote wooded landscape I felt the sting of breath on the back of my neck.
Crónicas de Gaia: Sangre y Polvo (Primer bloque gratuito) by David Hijón Romero Crónicas de Gaia: Sangre y Polvo (Primer bloque gratuito) by David Hijón Romero July 29, 2014 23012 words Read a sample
Este es un ejemplar gratuito del primer bloque de Crónicas de Gaia: Sangre y Polvo y ha sido publicado de acuerdo con el autor. Una historia llena de aventuras, viajes, batallas, amor y traiciones que atrapará al lector desde la primera página. ¿Te atreves a descubrir el secreto tras las Puertas del Conocimiento?
The New Guy by R D Power The New Guy by R D Power July 29, 2014 10119 words Read a sample
Justin West is an obnoxious man who gets an important position in the government through nepotism. He drives his co-workers to distraction with his inappropriate behavior, but is there is a method to his madness?
Rechnungen für Kleinunternehmer - Kostenloser Online-Rechnungserstellung durch SMOICE. by Niels Przybilla, Sr Rechnungen für Kleinunternehmer - Kostenloser Online-Rechnungserstellung durch SMOICE. by Niels Przybilla, Sr July 29, 2014 1114 words Read a sample
Rechnungen online schreiben ist eine angenehme Sache, wenn es einfach und übersichtlich ist. SMOICE haben wir als Lösung so entwickelt, dass wir uns auf die Kernfunktion Rechnungen schreiben konzentrieren. Wir wollen die schnellste und einfachste Lösung zum Rechnungen schreiben sein.
The Quran: A translation, How to pray in Islam step by step the Islamic prayer book, The Quran and Modern Science: 3BooksIn1 by Faisal Fahim The Quran: A translation, How to pray in Islam step by step the Islamic prayer book, The Quran and Modern Science: 3BooksIn1 by Faisal Fahim July 29, 2014 226864 words Read a sample
The Quran: A translation, How to pray in Islam step by step the Islamic prayer book, The Quran and Modern Science: 3BooksIn1
Robot World End of Earth by Colin J Platt Robot World End of Earth by Colin J Platt July 29, 2014 2510 words Read a sample
The robot looked on impassively. Bradley 3 knew he was doomed from the moment he had walked in. He took a chance and failed. The complex was maximum-secured, and robot-controlled........ The time was now 2.am. I am just starting my shift aboard the Galactic Star ship Freeway. We were seven years into the long, mind-numbing, lonely and boring nine year trip to Thannus 2.
Thirty Five Stories by Edward Mc Whinney Thirty Five Stories by Edward Mc Whinney July 29, 2014 44724 words Read a sample
The thirty five stories in this collection were first published in a variety of on-line literary magazines, feuilletons by an imaginary flaneur in the cities of Cork and Barcelona.
The Lord of the Plains by Sarah Chapman The Lord of the Plains by Sarah Chapman July 29, 2014 179777 words Read a sample
The city of Astar shines as a lone beacon of peace, free from the constant warring of the inhuman, gemeng tribes of the Plains. Aerlid, a man neither human nor gemeng, tricks his way into Astar with his charge, a young gemeng named Riley. In the human city, she experiences a type of fear and oppression foreign to her, and longs for the freedom of the world beyond the city walls.
The big fat burger by DebasishSaha The big fat burger by DebasishSaha July 29, 2014 227 words Sample 20%
The big fat burger in front of me Ketchup at the top and cheese layers, three Potato cutlet inside it looks so yummy Just take a bite, tells my tummy The middle of the burger looks so green because it is filled with spinach in between It has been garnished with some mustard sauce So that you can eat it like a boss I took the first bite from one side It filled my face with joy and pride...
Täŋ Piɛth Ku Luɔi by John Monyjok Maluth Täŋ Piɛth Ku Luɔi by John Monyjok Maluth July 29, 2014 3988 words Read a sample
Ne baŋ tueŋ de buk, wok bi jam ne kë cɔl täŋ piɛth kekë luɔide. Täŋ piɛth yen eeŋö? Ku ee këpiɛɛth ŋö tɔ̈u e täŋ piɛth yic? Täŋ piɛth ee täŋ ye wok ŋiëc tak apiɛth ne baŋde paanda. Paan de Junub akɔɔr luɔi, ku acin raan däŋ pei raan bi paanda bɛ̈n looi ee wook wok kɔc ke Junub wapäc. Të ye wok ŋiëc tak apiɛth, abuk dhil ŋic nɔn tɔ̈u paan de Junub ke dït arët awär kë ye nɔmda tak.
Underneath the Gargoyle by Christina Harding Underneath the Gargoyle by Christina Harding July 29, 2014 10915 words Sample 20%
Trisha is a Catholic choir girl and believes nobody knows the extent of her promiscuity. Little does she know the gargoyles are watching her.
Big Ban Theory: Elementary Essence Applied to Yttyrium, Why There’s Something about the Virgin Mary, Tornado Sandwich, and Sunflower Diaries 36th, Volume 39 by Rod Island Big Ban Theory: Elementary Essence Applied to Yttyrium, Why There’s Something about the Virgin Mary, Tornado Sandwich, and Sunflower Diaries 36th, Volume 39 by Rod Island July 28, 2014 57695 words Read a sample
Volume 39 is a continuation of Volume 38. It cites Psychic Manifestations for 7/27 and 7/28 of 2014. It does an analysis of the Lightning Strike that hit Venice Beach on 7/27 of 2014. It does an analysis of the freak tornado that hit Revere, Massachusetts on 7/28 of 2014. It shows an example of how you can use Family Tree birth dates to intersect with a movie.
Thoughts Discovered: A View of the World by S Tarr Thoughts Discovered: A View of the World by S Tarr July 28, 2014 4912 words Read a sample
Thoughts Discovered is a varied collection of the poetic writings of S.Tarr, released in five volumes, on such relevant subjects as love and adventure, wisdom and worldview, and contemplating the wonder of life and the grandeur of things that transcend the now and the present. A View of the World is the third volume in the series.
The Liberators [Chapter 32] by Jennett Edmond The Liberators [Chapter 32] by Jennett Edmond July 28, 2014 2665 words Read a sample
Something as simple as a few missed phone calls could turn out to be Clyde Harrison's worst nightmare.
By The Roadside by Destiny Rose By The Roadside by Destiny Rose July 28, 2014 5019 words Read a sample
Young Tony Davidson finds himself on the road, away from his dreaded home life; and his father. He's finally free from the horrors his dad could deal out; or so he thought.
Burning Attraction Book 1 by Natalie Wild Burning Attraction Book 1 by Natalie Wild July 28, 2014 7921 words Read a sample
Sarah Sweeney’s boss has died and the heirs want to sell the company she works for. They send Jake Anders in to assess the business - he might be the best-looking man this side of the Rockies but he’s as dull and uninteresting as Sarah’s life. Somehow, she has to convince him to not sell the company and instead, appoint her as the new CEO.
To Be Or Rock To Be by Intipakaret To Be Or Rock To Be by Intipakaret July 28, 2014 3218 words Read a sample
When the young soul Kalakas jeers at the offer of incarnating as a mountain on Earth, because he believes he is going to be doing nothing, he hadn't then known about the potential lesson that is as monumental as the legacy of the Rock.
Wild Desires Book 1 by Natalie Wild Wild Desires Book 1 by Natalie Wild July 28, 2014 8549 words Read a sample
Uptight and in control at all times, Alyssa decides to try yoga to help her to relax. However, Alyssa hadn’t banked on her open minded instructor, Jill, stirring something within her that will turn her perfect life upside down. Confronting both her own and her boyfriend’s sexual fantasies; Alyssa realizes that letting go once in a while can create opportunities as well as problems.
No Other Lover Book 1 by Natalie Wild No Other Lover Book 1 by Natalie Wild July 28, 2014 8256 words Read a sample
Nina Brower has been summoned to the apartment of wealthy art collector Victor Sloane. Victor noticed Nina in a painting, and the artist in question, Nina’s domineering boyfriend Ray, was all too eager to offer Nina’s “services” to the potential client.
Wild Pleasures Book 1 by Natalie Wild Wild Pleasures Book 1 by Natalie Wild July 28, 2014 10324 words Read a sample
For two years exactly, Kylie Jameson has fantasized about Grayson Freemont: The sexy guy that got away. Years later and out of nowhere he makes contact. Once he learns of her photography hobby, Grayson convinces Kylie to take pictures of him before, during and after his workout. Before long, Kylie finds herself in his arms, naked and aroused and she is in for one of the wildest rides of her life.
A Boy in Land of Babes – Incest / Taboo Temptation Story Series between Brother and 6 Sisters and later on with Mother – Part 1 by Colin Hobbs A Boy in Land of Babes – Incest / Taboo Temptation Story Series between Brother and 6 Sisters and later on with Mother – Part 1 by Colin Hobbs July 28, 2014 23517 words Read a sample
The Incest Story in this book is among a younger brother and his 6 Sisters and later on with Mother. There is a excellent use of adjectives and pronouns to narrate some heavily erotic positions used in story to maintain a sexy and romantic tempo to the story. Story includes several forms of erotica between M-F and F-F including Sex, Virginity Lose, Anal Sex, Lesbian, Spanking and getting pregnant