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Last Train to Parthenia by Danielle de Valera Last Train to Parthenia by Danielle de Valera Jan. 31, 2015 8132 words Read a sample
Short story, 18 pages approximately. One night, while working on the inner-city circle of StateRail, Sydney, Bob Johnson is hit by a train, In the last seven minutes of his life, before his brain shuts down, he believes he has finally reached the mythical kingdom of Parthenia. 7,250 words
Xanadu - Free Promo Edition by D.Z.C. Xanadu - Free Promo Edition by D.Z.C. Jan. 31, 2015 47208 words Read a sample
Nicolas Keszthelyi - aesthete, philanderer and semi-legitimate Moscow antiques dealer - is heading to Afghanistan on the trail of buried treasure. A friend of a friend has discovered a hoard of priceless ivory carvings beneath a mine in Paktia, and Keszthelyi intends to ensure that finders remain keepers. Unfortunately, UNESCO, the Afghan government, and the owners of the mine have other plans...
Ships in the Night: One Look at the Life of Robert A. Belie by Robert T. Belie Ships in the Night: One Look at the Life of Robert A. Belie by Robert T. Belie Jan. 31, 2015 3007 words Read a sample
Both ships and people often go by different names. Designations change with service and names change with relationships. Robert A. Belie was just shy of two when he disembarked from what was then known as the SS Philadelphia. Over the course of nearly one hundred years after leaving that ship he would go by many names and many titles. But I would know him simply as grandpa.
The Day of the Nuptial Flight by Sarina Dorie The Day of the Nuptial Flight by Sarina Dorie Jan. 31, 2015 10400 words Read a sample
On an alien world of giant insects, Rover strives to be like every other drone and mate with the queen. When he isn’t able to perform his drone duties, he struggles for acceptance and finds friendship and love in an unlikely place—among humans.
Taking Life by Carey Kight Taking Life by Carey Kight Jan. 31, 2015 2999 words Read a sample
A mysterious and unseen visitor haunts a family during their grief.
La mujer serpiente by Javier Cosnava La mujer serpiente by Javier Cosnava Jan. 31, 2015 88413 words Read a sample
Una novela zombie juvenil en el Antiguo Egipto Una joven que lucha contra muertos vivientes, la ruina de su familia y la pérdida de derechos de la mujer en el Egipto griego Ptolemaico
Tin Universe Monthly #20 A FIRST SHOT FIRED, Part Two by Brian Williams Tin Universe Monthly #20 A FIRST SHOT FIRED, Part Two by Brian Williams Jan. 31, 2015 7581 words Read a sample
Featuring A FIRST SHOT FIRED: Part Two and January's Tin Universe Daily collected in one place.
Once Upon A Future Time: A Note to the You Who is Me at One Hundred by Robert T. Belie Once Upon A Future Time: A Note to the You Who is Me at One Hundred by Robert T. Belie Jan. 31, 2015 2706 words Read a sample
Very few people have made it to the 100 year mark, even today with countless medical and technological advances turning the world upside down. So what would the you of now say to the you of then? Are you the same person? Or is life lived in segments by different people sharing the same name and same DNA? This is one letter. My letter. To the Me of Then, should I ever reach that remarkable age.
The Weightloss Cure: How to Lose Weight Faster Than Ever Before and Keep it Off Forever by Talal Sobhi The Weightloss Cure: How to Lose Weight Faster Than Ever Before and Keep it Off Forever by Talal Sobhi Jan. 31, 2015 12450 words Sample 20%
How to Lose Weight Faster Than Ever Before and Keep it Off Forever
13 Zombis by Javier Cosnava 13 Zombis by Javier Cosnava Jan. 31, 2015 32040 words Read a sample
Durante la guerra civil española, dos hermanas se enfrentan a un misterio. Las han drogado y están en una casa vacía, rodeadas de zombis. Pero no saben cómo han llegado ni por qué están allí. El secreto del lugar en el que se encuentran les enfrentará a una pesadilla inimaginable.
Romance Shorts: Love Stories by Lori Schafer by Lori Schafer Romance Shorts: Love Stories by Lori Schafer by Lori Schafer Jan. 31, 2015 11933 words Read a sample
Romance Shorts: Love Stories by Lori Schafer A collection of romantic short stories by author Lori Schafer. Features author commentary on individual pieces. "Delayed Connection" "The Sublet" "Fluffy Robes and Slippers" "Beach House" "Careful" "Last Date" "Missed Call" "Anything Can Happen"
BDSM Limits Worksheet by Michelle Fegatofi BDSM Limits Worksheet by Michelle Fegatofi Jan. 31, 2015 3258 words Read a sample
A very comprehensive worksheet that will allow you to explore many different aspects of the BDSM Lifestyle and to rate if you would like to participate in that particular activity.
The Crystal Towers (A Secret Agent Mystery) by Thomas Fincham The Crystal Towers (A Secret Agent Mystery) by Thomas Fincham Jan. 31, 2015 19264 words Read a sample
Roman Solaire travels to New York where he navigates the dangers between an upscale real estate firm, the grand opening of their hot new property the Crystal Towers, and a beautiful young intern. Things turn deadly as Solaire closes in on a rich and powerful business magnate whose involvement in international terrorism marks this Solaire's first assignment to date.
Hunting Them Gently (A Supernatural Mystery) by Thomas Fincham Hunting Them Gently (A Supernatural Mystery) by Thomas Fincham Jan. 31, 2015 7370 words Read a sample
A woman is shot in the head while sitting in her car. Her baby is missing. Detective Weller must find who did it before any more babies are kidnapped. 7,400 words
My Devouring Love: The First Weeks by donnatheiler My Devouring Love: The First Weeks by donnatheiler Jan. 31, 2015 86637 words Read a sample
Abby wasn't prepared the day the world ended. The dead began attacking the living.
The Silent Reporter (Hyder Ali #1) by Thomas Fincham The Silent Reporter (Hyder Ali #1) by Thomas Fincham Jan. 31, 2015 57819 words Read a sample
A reporter investigates the suicide of his professor, only to stumble upon a conspiracy that is bigger than he had imagined. Hyder Ali, a Muslim-American, is working as a reporter when his university professor and mentor is found hanging inside his home. What looks like an apparent suicide soon turns into something more sinister when Hyder begins searching for the truth.
Thief: The Dove in the Darkness by Katlynn Rose Thief: The Dove in the Darkness by Katlynn Rose Jan. 31, 2015 25381 words Read a sample
Having escaped from a turbulent home life, Lea finds herself caught in the grip of a dangerous future. Will the handsome face from her past pull her back from the point of no return, or will she choose to embrace her new, dark life?
Time Portal by Marc Ironwood Time Portal by Marc Ironwood Jan. 31, 2015 743 words Read a sample
Poems about a trip back in time to the year 1978, caused by a glowing ball
Mobile Loran: An Essay by Edward E. Rochon Mobile Loran: An Essay by Edward E. Rochon Jan. 31, 2015 2332 words Read a sample
A justification for Mobile Loran (mobile transmitter) for military and crisis operations. A brief survey of the technology, dead reckoning and security features laid out.
Communication Skills for Mental Disorders by Parag Shah Communication Skills for Mental Disorders by Parag Shah Jan. 31, 2015 6606 words Read a sample
The book aims to foster development of various communication skills for psychiatry, psychology, social work & nursing - students, trainees and professionals, working in the field of mental health.
The Curse of Mnemosyne by Amy Stilgenbauer The Curse of Mnemosyne by Amy Stilgenbauer Jan. 31, 2015 7220 words Read a sample
After Cerise Mooreland steps through the Chaos Gate, she finds herself falling through a world of her almost forgotten memories. As a pattern begins to emerge, she wakes somewhere altogether unexpected.
Battle Scars:  Collection of Short Stories Volume I by David Cook Battle Scars: Collection of Short Stories Volume I by David Cook Jan. 31, 2015 44243 words Read a sample
A collection of ten short stories of heroism and tragedy set during the long years of war between 1793-1815.
The Last Droid by Geltab The Last Droid by Geltab Jan. 31, 2015 5359 words Read a sample
A crew in space explores a distant planet, detected only through its toxic gas levels. The previous society killed themselves through war. Upon entering the planet's gravity they are rammed by debris and forced to land on the poisonous surface. They believe it was intentional, and set out to learn who brought them down. Finding only a single area free of poison, and at its center the last droid.
10 Hours in Seoul by Mitta 10 Hours in Seoul by Mitta Jan. 31, 2015 38223 words Read a sample
It was love at first sight for Emma Lam eight years ago during a ten hour layover in Seoul. She has now returned. Is he happily married and settled down? And will she see him again? This short novel is about an unlikely star-crossed love between a young Malaysian girl of Chinese descent and a Korean Chaebol heir. Will their love survive against all odds?
Under The Shade Tree by Rik Hunik Under The Shade Tree by Rik Hunik Jan. 31, 2015 1569 words Read a sample
(1080 words) A short short story with young love, domestic violence, ghosts, and a maple tree.
Shadows of the Midday Sun (Part 6) by Walter Konrad Shadows of the Midday Sun (Part 6) by Walter Konrad Jan. 31, 2015 1115 words Sample 20%
A defeated knight wanders alone in a forsaken land. His soul is broken, but his will to survive lives. In the coming of an angry horde and the hope of a new quest, will the knight find redemption? Will this lonely traveler finally find renewal of the soul amongst the barbarians and ethereal woodsmen which inhabit this strange and mystical land?
Bad Meat by Greg Wilburn Bad Meat by Greg Wilburn Jan. 31, 2015 4827 words Read a sample
Michael Stevens had to kill and eat those fourteen women. Their meat was too delicious, and he couldn't resist. His rampage was finally put to an end, but he avoided the death penalty. Admitted to Tersen Asylum for the past three years, he hopes to reform his cannabalistic ways. But with a vegetarian diet and a new nurse that's the exact meat he once craved, will he be able to stay in control?
XXX Means 30 (With Photos) by Fionna Free Man  (Sex Therapist MD) X XXX Means 30 (With Photos) by Fionna Free Man (Sex Therapist MD) X Jan. 31, 2015 1972 words Read a sample
XXX actually means 30 because it stands for the Roman numeral number 30. A 30 year old woman had decided to embark on a journey through the meaning of the term XXX. This is an exciting short story about a young beautiful woman who is exploring the world of XXX and all the things that come with it.
Uncanny Tales of Crush and Pound 9 by Christopher D. Carter Uncanny Tales of Crush and Pound 9 by Christopher D. Carter Jan. 31, 2015 17792 words Read a sample
The journey continues in this fourth issue of a seven-part adventure!!! Through Scalus Mountain, Crush winds his way into the caverns to find the dragon that holds the key to his mission!!! Meanwhile, Pound climbs the outside of the mountain of the mines to enter the lair of the Queenmother!!! Hold onto your seat as the ride for their lives takes the action up a notch!!!
Werewolves with Chocolate by Shauna Aura Knight Werewolves with Chocolate by Shauna Aura Knight Jan. 31, 2015 23449 words Read a sample
Jake and Kyle have big plans for Ellie. The three of them will be celebrating their first Valentine’s Day together, and the two werewolves have prepared a feast of chocolates, fruits, and desserts to seduce her. After several busy weeks Ellie’s looking forward to a relaxing weekend with her mates; their pent up lust has her blood boiling. However, when an injured werewolf shows up...
John and the People of the Earth by Christopher Bennett John and the People of the Earth by Christopher Bennett Jan. 31, 2015 5139 words Read a sample
A giant human brain has appeared above the atmosphere of the Earth and has begun broadcasting its unsettling thoughts to all the citizens of the Earth, bringing them to the brink of insanity and apocalypse. Marion, an unsettled sociopath, decides this is the best thing to ever happen to him, and he must meet the owner of the mysterious, hideous brain.
Movement by Gabe Sluis Movement by Gabe Sluis Jan. 31, 2015 26394 words Read a sample
A collection of nine Sci-Fi and Fantasy short stories by Gabe Sluis
Model Behaviour by JC Dixon Model Behaviour by JC Dixon Jan. 31, 2015 25789 words Read a sample
This is the autobiography of a male model. Follow his story - his experiences in the modelling world, his life, his loves and his heartbreaks.
Chess by Tim Rowe Chess by Tim Rowe Jan. 31, 2015 3046 words Sample 30%
On a train journey from Aberystwyth, Kate, a female student, has her curiosity sparked by a chess set in one of the first class cabins, but soon has to use her wits to grapple with a grey-haired stranger, with pale wrinkleless skin, who knows details about her that she hasn't divulged. A short story from the author of Cyberia.
Shadows Grove by Sharon Stevenson Shadows Grove by Sharon Stevenson Jan. 31, 2015 5402 words Read a sample
Andrea Jones is a demon tracker. The night she is called out to a job in Shadows Grove is the night that changes her life forever. This is her story. This story is best read after the sixth book in the Gallows series 'Spirit Splintered', as it contains spoilers for this series.
The Girl in the Park by Steve Boseley The Girl in the Park by Steve Boseley Jan. 31, 2015 5612 words Read a sample
A chance encounter with an enigmatic young woman sets Arthur’s life on an incredible journey that leads him to the horrifying truth about his father’s relationship with the park in which he works, and the woman he met there years before.
Please LOL Alone by Darrel Miller Please LOL Alone by Darrel Miller Jan. 31, 2015 1322 words Read a sample
While it is true technology separates us, being alone isn't all that bad, especially when it comes to Internet Videos.
Tant Bessie ry Bicycle (Boek #5: Ouma op Reis) by Salome Byleveldt Tant Bessie ry Bicycle (Boek #5: Ouma op Reis) by Salome Byleveldt Jan. 31, 2015 2328 words Read a sample
Die Engelse koningin is Tant Bessie se ikoon en sy volg haar slaafs na. Maar die wêreld is nie altyd koninklik nie en Tant Bessie moet vrede maak met ‘n bok en ‘n bicycle in die middel van donker Afrika.
Essay and Theory of the Cosmos (Ghost Matter) by S K Turner Essay and Theory of the Cosmos (Ghost Matter) by S K Turner Jan. 31, 2015 2865 words Read a sample
A brief look at the possible workings of the Universe, with the debut of a new kind of matter, which was known as Dark Matter, and I call Ghost Matter because of it's properties.
It happened one night by Quelli di ZEd It happened one night by Quelli di ZEd Jan. 31, 2015 3196 words Read a sample
Experimental translation by Sharon Button
From Beyond Space and Time 2015 by V Bertolaccini From Beyond Space and Time 2015 by V Bertolaccini Jan. 31, 2015 52721 words Read a sample
A classic action thriller of the adventures of a leading intelligence agent investigating something buried deep under the ice near an Antarctic American ice station, and Russian intelligence agencies uncovering a deadly mind-bending alien voyager, and scientists in the depths of the moon creating a stargate after time warps and forms of black holes are created in particle accelerators in space!
The Man With Two Bodies by Phoenix Williams The Man With Two Bodies by Phoenix Williams Jan. 31, 2015 6594 words Sample 20%
This is the story of the first person to have his brain downloaded and installed into a computer program before death.
50 Caliber Lipstick by Richard H. Schweitzer 50 Caliber Lipstick by Richard H. Schweitzer Jan. 31, 2015 73992 words Sample 20%
Marge Thaden heads down to Maracaibo Venezuela to restore her lost marriage. Her problems start while flying to Paris France to rescue Jewish refugees, and deliver nuclear technology to America. But she can't do it alone.
This Moment by Lidiya K This Moment by Lidiya K Jan. 31, 2015 14369 words Sample 20%
This book teaches you how to let go of what was and will be so that you can embrace what is. Its purpose is to set you free from the burden you’re carrying, bring you back to where you belong - here and now, remind you of how important and precious this moment is and let you appreciate and enjoy it.
Giant-Slayer (The Story of David and Goliath) by Richie Cooley Giant-Slayer (The Story of David and Goliath) by Richie Cooley Jan. 30, 2015 13434 words Read a sample
This is a loose commentary on the story of David and Goliath from 1 Samuel 17. Applications are made from the text to Messianic prophecy, eschatology, and contemporary issues. This booklet is written from a fundamental Christian viewpoint.
Mathematical Analysis of Regular Spherical Polygons by H.C. Rajpoot by HARISH CHANDRA RAJPOOT Mathematical Analysis of Regular Spherical Polygons by H.C. Rajpoot by HARISH CHANDRA RAJPOOT Jan. 30, 2015 3168 words Read a sample
All the parameters of a regular spherical polygon such as solid angle subtended at the center, area, length of side, interior angle etc. have been derived by Mr H.C. Rajpoot by using simple geometry & trigonometry. All the formula are very practical & simple to apply in case of any regular spherical polygon to calculate all its important parameters such as solid angle, surface area covered etc.
Not Quite Hamlet by Lex Williams Not Quite Hamlet by Lex Williams Jan. 30, 2015 17623 words Read a sample
A parody of the great Shakespearean play, Hamlet.
The Bionics by Alicia Michaels The Bionics by Alicia Michaels Jan. 30, 2015 84539 words Read a sample
All Blythe Sol ever wanted was to be a normal girl. Yet, her dreams of following in her father’s footsteps by joining the military after graduation are crushed when nuclear war comes to the United States in the year 4006.
What To Do When You Are Dead by August Verona What To Do When You Are Dead by August Verona Jan. 30, 2015 44050 words Read a sample
When Jack Blane is brutally murdered he is sent to explore a dead city. Through his travels he is tested in ways his life never could have prepared him for.
Norvell and Associates Certified Public Accountants Tax Tips on New forms for health insurance coverage by Andrea Kettner Norvell and Associates Certified Public Accountants Tax Tips on New forms for health insurance coverage by Andrea Kettner Jan. 30, 2015 293 words Read a sample
Norvell and Associates Certified Public Accountants, New forms for health insurance coverage