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Los Cuentos de Hadas de Fasieland - 1 by Michael Raduga Los Cuentos de Hadas de Fasieland - 1 by Michael Raduga Aug. 20, 2014 43 words Read a sample
Fasie era un buen chico al que encantaba salir de paseo con sus amigos y tomar copos de avena en el desayuno. Todo habría sido perfecto de no haber sido por un problema: un espantoso dragón púrpura venía a menudo a asustarlo en sus sueños. Su intento de resolver este problema lo llevó a increíbles descubrimientos y aventuras.
Quran English Translation. Clear, Easy to Read, in Modern English. by Talal Itani Quran English Translation. Clear, Easy to Read, in Modern English. by Talal Itani Aug. 20, 2014 140762 words Read a sample
The last book from God. It contains Guidance, Mercy, and Healing. This Quran Translation is clear, pure, easy to read. It is written in contemporary English. The sentence structure is simple, the vocabulary is common, the flow is smooth. The meaning is surprisingly close to the Arabic original. This edition uses the word Allah to refer to the Creator.
My View: A Short Collection of Poems by Mark Davis My View: A Short Collection of Poems by Mark Davis Aug. 20, 2014 2764 words Read a sample
The two personal themes for this collection of ten poems are Asperger's syndrome and depression. Having been diagnosed with Asperger's syndrome late in life, I am still learning about Asperger's and myself; I am also trying to help other people understand the condition and this collection of poems is one way in which I am trying to ensure those processes continue in a positive manner.
The Bloom Series Box Set: Bloom & Fade by A.P. Kensey The Bloom Series Box Set: Bloom & Fade by A.P. Kensey Aug. 19, 2014 147273 words Read a sample
The first two books in the action-packed YA series are FREE! Special powers, intense action, epic adventure, and mind-bending time travel combine in this two-book boxed set. Chosen individuals have been gifted with extraordinary abilities in order to restore balance to the chaos. Follow Haven and Colton on an action-packed journey as they use their incredible abilities to protect the world.
Necropolis: Dead Ice by S. A. Lusher Necropolis: Dead Ice by S. A. Lusher Aug. 19, 2014 33505 words Read a sample
Companion to Necropolis In the polar regions of a distant world sits an isolated research station. Far away from civilization, the staff have been living there for two months without a problem. Then a ship crashes outside of their base, right about the same time the communications die. It becomes clear that something is wrong when the only survivor from the wreck dies, then comes back to life...
Prey for Me #3 by Kevin Anthony Prey for Me #3 by Kevin Anthony Aug. 19, 2014 80575 words Read a sample
Venture behind the stage curtain into the life eighteen year old Roam Stephens, a born and raised carnie. A burning madness within the young illusionist allows him to wow audiences with his fiery act. The carnival festivities are spoiled when his brother is murdered.
Prey for Me #2 by Kevin Anthony Prey for Me #2 by Kevin Anthony Aug. 19, 2014 80842 words Read a sample
Introducing Sammie Wilde, a model of teenage angst whose life is overshadowed by the beloved memory of his deceased twin Aiden.
The Ides of Beauty by Christopher Forest Mills The Ides of Beauty by Christopher Forest Mills Aug. 19, 2014 3152 words Read a sample
Four epitaphic sonnets for a simple fool who lived his life by a simple rule: that he was going to live forever by love, or die young without it. From our earliest days we were closer than brothers. Years ago we made a pact to write the epitaph of whoever died first. We both figured it would be me. We were wrong.
Prey for Me #1 by Kevin Anthony Prey for Me #1 by Kevin Anthony Aug. 19, 2014 80789 words Read a sample
Ford Fischer faces a dilemma, slashed or be slashed. His quest for blade sobriety is side tracked when the slashers of Draper, Carolina are targeted from within their own ranks. With his mothers only complicating things, Ford finds himself spread thin between family matters and a slasher community in peril.
The Twisted Veil: A Twisted Sisters Anthology (The Twisted Sisters Anthologies Book 1) by The Twisted Sisters The Twisted Veil: A Twisted Sisters Anthology (The Twisted Sisters Anthologies Book 1) by The Twisted Sisters Aug. 19, 2014 36491 words Read a sample
Join the Sisters as they twist the veil of reality as we know it.
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The Old Man and The Three Kittens by Lex J. Grootelaar The Old Man and The Three Kittens by Lex J. Grootelaar Aug. 19, 2014 1601 words Read a sample
When one is trapped in the past it takes irony and humorous circumstances to change, maybe even one's entire outlook.
999 Quotes For Everyday Living  Part 5 [3999 To 4998] by Thomas J. Strang 999 Quotes For Everyday Living Part 5 [3999 To 4998] by Thomas J. Strang Aug. 19, 2014 29251 words Sample 20%
A hopefully inspiring collection of 999 quotes for everyday living.
Note Taking Skills For Everyone: Learn the strategies of effective note taking in order to earn maximum grades today! by Vernon Macdonald Note Taking Skills For Everyone: Learn the strategies of effective note taking in order to earn maximum grades today! by Vernon Macdonald Aug. 19, 2014 4101 words Read a sample
If you want to be the best student you can be and get the grades you deserve you must learn effective note taking skills. In a study done by Michael Howe it was found that students were seven times more likely to recall information if they took notes. Most students though never learn effective note taking skills in school. If this applies to you this simple guide to note taking can help.
SEXUALIDADE - ESTUDO by guilherme SEXUALIDADE - ESTUDO by guilherme Aug. 19, 2014 5997 words Read a sample
Pontos sobre sexualidade.
The Ultimate Guide to Counselling,Coaching and Mentoring:The Handbook of Coaching Skills and Tools to Improve Results and Performance Of your Team! by Aiden Sisko The Ultimate Guide to Counselling,Coaching and Mentoring:The Handbook of Coaching Skills and Tools to Improve Results and Performance Of your Team! by Aiden Sisko Aug. 19, 2014 6400 words Sample 20%
If your main focus is growth, the most valuable asset you can possess is a quality assemblage of employees/team members who are flexible learners; problem solvers, well motivated and highly trained who will put your company on the fast track to success!Proper coaching and mentoring of your people builds champions!
Clara is Dead! Long Live Clara!  - Doctor Who fan fiction by Matthew Sawyer Clara is Dead! Long Live Clara! - Doctor Who fan fiction by Matthew Sawyer Aug. 19, 2014 3179 words Read a sample
I like Jenna-Louise Coleman. I think her acting in the BBC television series Doctor Who is worthwhile Sci-Fi. But honestly, her character, Clara Oswin, sucks. Give Ms. Coleman a new role on the show, I propose. Bring back a favorite face, I dare say. I mean a rewarding character. I elect Romanadvoratrelundar, the Time Lady from Gallifrey. Jenna rejoins Peter Capaldi on Doctor Who...
SEXUALIDADE - ESTUDO by guilherme SEXUALIDADE - ESTUDO by guilherme Aug. 19, 2014 5997 words Read a sample
Pontos sobre sexualidade.
The Last Bus Home by Roman Theodore Brandt The Last Bus Home by Roman Theodore Brandt Aug. 19, 2014 4479 words Read a sample
A man receives a bus ticket in the mail from his dead mother. The ticket says Route Zero: Home. Everything in his life from his mother's death up to this point has been as dull as cinder blocks and just as dirty. Should he take the Zero bus? What waits for him at the end of the line?
First (Last Series Book 2) by Joshua Harkin First (Last Series Book 2) by Joshua Harkin Aug. 19, 2014 23015 words Read a sample
Held at a psych ward, Eli thinks he can control objects with his mind. Told daily that he is delusional, he can’t accept reality, with one question remaining: Why can’t he remember the last five years? For Eli, the past is a dark void leaving him to wonder what lingers in the past. When a friend visits, Eli is asked a question: What the hell happened? The answer will reveal a darker truth.
Drag Therapy (Harlem's Deck 3) by Paul Smith Drag Therapy (Harlem's Deck 3) by Paul Smith Aug. 19, 2014 4166 words Read a sample
His charges safely (but not happily) home, Elliot seeks a familiar barstool and more honest company. But the night isn't done with him yet. Not by a long shot. Read if you enjoy the books of Jon Courtney Grimwood, playing DMC or watching the films of Greg Araki and Gus Van Sant. Fans of Ms Manson (Marilyn) or Ms Stefani might also join in. Enjoy peeps.
Dark Dimensions by Anton Julliard Dark Dimensions by Anton Julliard Aug. 19, 2014 4825 words Read a sample
Imar Rahmat hunched over his drink. Through his mind’s eye, he replayed his recent life, which unfolded like a badly choreographed script.But he was beyond caring. Nothing could change that, no matter what he had been told. Looking through the pool of amber liquid in the depths of the glass, he caught a glimpse of a flame-filled room. Wait! Was it possible that he was wrong, after all?
The Beast by Kate Spofford The Beast by Kate Spofford Aug. 19, 2014 21093 words Read a sample
They say Geo, alpha of the largest werewolf pack in North America, is also the oldest werewolf in existence. They say he is the legendary Beast of Gevaudan, a monster that killed 128 women and children in France back in the 1700s. What they say is true.
Shape Treasure Hunt by Shruti Piduri Shape Treasure Hunt by Shruti Piduri Aug. 19, 2014 757 words Read a sample
When children start reading, they like to read books that relate to everyday experiences in their lives. This e-book is written for beginning readers. The book also focuses on some math concepts like numbers and shapes.
The Gospel of Luke by Dr David L Cook The Gospel of Luke by Dr David L Cook Aug. 19, 2014 10078 words Read a sample
Luke, a doctor, was a people person. He introduces us to the ultimate people person Jesus Christ, giving us a full account of his life. But more than this, Luke introduces us to Jesus, the Saviour of the World. Part of the Epistole Bible Study Series by the late Dr David L Cook, this booklet features questions for individuals and group discussion, together with a follow up section for each study.
A Cappella Drug Lord: Episode 2 by psnider A Cappella Drug Lord: Episode 2 by psnider Aug. 19, 2014 11185 words Read a sample
"A Cappella Drug Lord" is where "Glee" meets "Breaking Bad." A serial novel told from multiple viewpoints, the first season of "A Cappella Drug Lord" will take you on a fast-paced journey from the Ivy League to the coca farms of Colombia and show you what happens when two very different worlds collide.
A Cappella Drug Lord: Episode 1 by psnider A Cappella Drug Lord: Episode 1 by psnider Aug. 19, 2014 10635 words Read a sample
If you've ever been curious about what it would be like if the television shows "Glee" and "Breaking Bad" had a baby, "A Cappella Drug Lord" is for you. A serial novel told from multiple viewpoints, the first season of "A Cappella Drug Lord" will take you on a fast-paced journey from the Ivy League to the coca farms of Colombia and show you what happens when two very different worlds collide.
Fifty Shades of Plaid – A Choose Your Own Parody Based on  E L James Most Excellent Erotic Novel by Parody Brothers Fifty Shades of Plaid – A Choose Your Own Parody Based on E L James Most Excellent Erotic Novel by Parody Brothers Aug. 19, 2014 29566 words Read a sample
Fifty Shades of Plaid is a parody of E L James’s famous erotic bestseller written in the style of an old choose your own adventure story. As you explore the world of Christian Plaid you will be presented with various choices in order to advance the plot. Erotic, amusing, at times bizarre, Fifty Shades of Plaid is a tale that will obsess you, possess you, and stay with you forever.
The Mystic Rose by Jayne Amanda Maynes The Mystic Rose by Jayne Amanda Maynes Aug. 19, 2014 6182 words Read a sample
One thing held true in all the stories however, the one constant in all the stories was the Mystic Rose was a guide to the lost, be they lost in riches, or lost in poverty.
Roommates by Miz Barrakos Roommates by Miz Barrakos Aug. 19, 2014 5130 words Read a sample
Two roommates are invited to a party with a bunch of women freshly from Barrakos. The party wasn't what they expected. Another thing they didn't expect was how much they needed each other after the party.
Na vaše zadovoljstvo (i druge priče) by Tomislav Škrljac Na vaše zadovoljstvo (i druge priče) by Tomislav Škrljac Aug. 19, 2014 33330 words Read a sample
Zbirka kratkih, fantastični priča, nastalih (i gdjegdje objavljenih) unutar posljednjih desetak godina.
First Steps for Disciples by Dr David L Cook First Steps for Disciples by Dr David L Cook Aug. 19, 2014 9169 words Read a sample
Think Christianity is for you? Wondering where to start with things like the Bible, prayer, church? Then you are who this short 4 part course booklet was written for. Part of the Epistole Bible Study Series, by the late Dr David L Cook, it's designed for self study with the help of a mentor/leader if possible.
The Right Way? Republicans Rethink, Reload 2014 by The Wall Street Journal The Right Way? Republicans Rethink, Reload 2014 by The Wall Street Journal Aug. 19, 2014 36007 words Read a sample
This e-book, with a foreword by The Wall Street Journal’s Washington Bureau Chief Gerald F. Seib, collects the WSJ’s reporting on the party’s struggle to regroup – and, perhaps, unify its sometimes-fractured elements – after Mr. Obama’s 2012 victory, all in hopes of a comeback.
Disclaimer by Marshall Zann Disclaimer by Marshall Zann Aug. 19, 2014 195 words Read a sample
With an extra special thank you to those who have, so far, been able to read these without getting the wrong Idea. I mean no harm to anyone but, I apparently have to add this.
JASON W. NOSEWORTHY'S XXXL MUSCLE MAGAZINE NO.40 by Jason Noseworthy JASON W. NOSEWORTHY'S XXXL MUSCLE MAGAZINE NO.40 by Jason Noseworthy Aug. 19, 2014 0 words Read a sample
MONTHLY MAGAZINE TO TRUTHFULLY AND HONESTLY EDUCATE AS MANY PEOPLE AS POSSIBLE THE TRUTH TO BUILD MUSCLE & MOTIVATION, BURN FAT, MANAGE STRESS, PREVENT INJURY & DISEASE WITH 100% NATURAL BODYBUILDING & NUTRITION. NO BS, NO SCAMS, NO DISRESPECT OF TIME.
Cheery Red by Alicia Thomas-Woolf Cheery Red by Alicia Thomas-Woolf Aug. 19, 2014 6743 words Read a sample
Jane doesn't remember. Jane doesn't know that she doesn't remember. She seldom talks, much less questions her life, a life with a boring half day job and an overbearing mother. But when she is forced to go on a blind date, questions make a surprise appearance... and her boring life is threatened with frightening answers. This short story is free.
Supernatural Communication by Vernon Wilson Supernatural Communication by Vernon Wilson Aug. 19, 2014 4045 words Read a sample
A short essay on people who believe that they have been the recipients of supernatural messages.
Specializing In Pressure Washing Heavy Equipment by Brenda Asperge Specializing In Pressure Washing Heavy Equipment by Brenda Asperge Aug. 19, 2014 450 words Read a sample
One exception to the normal is when washing heavy mining equipment.
Onyx by J Amandra Onyx by J Amandra Aug. 19, 2014 73277 words Read a sample
It is said that everything has a time, a place and a reason. I have none of those. I am immortal therefore time is of no consequence to me. I move constantly and call no place my true home, hence it also is inconsequential. I have no true purpose and hence no reason. I am the exception to the rule. I am Vampire. This is my first story but the one you should read first.
Why the United States Invaded Afghanistan by Iakovos Alhadeff Why the United States Invaded Afghanistan by Iakovos Alhadeff Aug. 19, 2014 957 words Read a sample
This short essay describes the motives behind the invasion of Afghanistan
Borrowed Strength by G. Deyke Borrowed Strength by G. Deyke Aug. 19, 2014 14963 words Sample 100%
Ranging from the silly to the serious, from the humorous to the horrific, from the speculative to the mundane, and from 55 to 1,000 words, these 31 very short stories include a little something for everyone. Written entirely in July 2014 as a part of Flash Fiction Month.
The Daily Progress Strategy - Achieve Success Through Forming Productive Habits by Waller123 The Daily Progress Strategy - Achieve Success Through Forming Productive Habits by Waller123 Aug. 18, 2014 7610 words Read a sample
Develop habits that will help you in whatever goals you want to accomplish. If you want success, you need to develop a series of habits that will add to your routine.
A Search for Love by J.M. Cagle A Search for Love by J.M. Cagle Aug. 18, 2014 23608 words Read a sample
Hallie Chandler is an African American young woman who has moved to the quiet town of Lake Willow, Connecticut to write her latest book. She is a talented writer and seasoned witch.Hallie overhears a conversation about a coven that brings her trouble and threatens her life. Together, with a little unexpected help, they uncover a coven and expose the High Priestess but at a cost.
The Huntress Penumbra Episode 1 - Services Rended by Claire Genevieve The Huntress Penumbra Episode 1 - Services Rended by Claire Genevieve Aug. 18, 2014 7700 words Read a sample
There are vampires in the city and they are not welcome. Unfortunately for the city there is only one hunter available, Penumbra, homeless, outlaw and barely human. The city, your city, is covered in darkness. Penumbra lives between two worlds that share a city, are only separated by the amount of light in the sky. A horror novella in verse
Awful effects of Yerba mate tea by Molly Martin Awful effects of Yerba mate tea by Molly Martin Aug. 18, 2014 555 words Read a sample
This article highlights the harmful effect of Yerba mate tea and explains what all elements the caffeine amount consist in this can trigger with its daily consumption.
Live Lust Broadcast (Newsroom Erotica) by Kristy Flowers Live Lust Broadcast (Newsroom Erotica) by Kristy Flowers Aug. 18, 2014 23872 words Read a sample
Denise introduces Karen to what happens in the newsroom after the evening news broadcast. All the reporters, editors and staff from the studio gather together for a night of hot and passionate sex to relief stress. Karen explores her inner desires in this no-shame environment, as her coworkers indulge in their passion all over the newsroom.
The Girl Who Cried by Benjamin Laufer The Girl Who Cried by Benjamin Laufer Aug. 18, 2014 15 words Read a sample
The true story by her mother of the daughter who cried.
Yellen and The Fed: A WSJ Briefing by The Wall Street Journal Yellen and The Fed: A WSJ Briefing by The Wall Street Journal Aug. 18, 2014 32081 words Read a sample
This briefing, with a foreword by the Wall Street Journal’s Chief Economics Correspondent Jon Hilsenrath, excerpts the Journal’s coverage of Ms. Yellen and the Federal Reserve, providing context and background for the committee’s meeting in March and beyond.
The Wolf (Prequel to the Keeper Saga) by K.R. Thompson The Wolf (Prequel to the Keeper Saga) by K.R. Thompson Aug. 18, 2014 13368 words Read a sample
Once upon a time, there lived a man whose fate would rest with two sisters. One will hold his heart. With her, he will find a love that will last forever, though it will come with a price. From the other sister, he will learn fortitude as he discovers that she holds the power to destroy all he holds dear. For as easily as one sister