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Development strategies for the postal sector: an economic perspective by PedrettiR Development strategies for the postal sector: an economic perspective by PedrettiR March 30, 2015 60034 words Read a sample
This book examines the economics of the postal sector through three lenses: snapshot and trends, models, and opportunities. In the years to come, the Universal Postal Union plans to develop its role as a knowledge centre for the postal sector from these perspectives.
A Brief History of Socially Responsible Investing by Laure Justice A Brief History of Socially Responsible Investing by Laure Justice March 30, 2015 684 words Read a sample
Socially responsible investing is not a recent development, it has been a part of the world's culture since at least the late 1600's.
Make Money Online: A Step By Step Guide by mjohnson63 Make Money Online: A Step By Step Guide by mjohnson63 March 30, 2015 16342 words Read a sample
Make Money Online: A Step by Step Guide You are probably in a situation where you are trying to make more money. Maybe you want to start an online business, maybe you want to start generating a passive income online, or perhaps you simply want to make money online by launching a website. This book will guide you to success.
The Announcement by John D. Boyden The Announcement by John D. Boyden March 30, 2015 6677 words Sample 15%
Katryn Johnson is an uncommon first time political candidate for office. Political campaigns and conspiracies are common in America. Strange events happen around her. She often does the unexpected. How will she respond to them? World events, fame, and answers to important questions will change Katryn's life and American politics.
I Am by Alex Focus I Am by Alex Focus March 30, 2015 1924 words Read a sample
Susan and her assistant, Denesh, are on a quest to create a sentient computer.
The Taste of the Hucow: Total Dairy Submission by Penelope Stone The Taste of the Hucow: Total Dairy Submission by Penelope Stone March 30, 2015 6526 words Read a sample
When nineteen year old Mary borrowed money from the outlaw Neal Barton, she thought she’d have no problem paying him back. She was wrong. One night she receives a knock on the door from someone wanting to collect - And it looks like Mary’s only other option is to volunteer as Neal’s cow for a night. She accepts the bizarre offer, having no idea what to expect.
Raw Dough by Michelle Morphette Raw Dough by Michelle Morphette March 30, 2015 5201 words Read a sample
After devouring one too many soft pretzels, Jeff’s whole body now has the consistency of raw, gooey dough. But even as his transformation intensifies, he can’t stop himself from returning to Pretzel Palace. Inside the eatery, Jenny, the sexy chef, offers him another breaded treat, and with it, another dose of the chemical causing his change---
University of Colorado Boulder 2015 Parent Guide by UniversityParent University of Colorado Boulder 2015 Parent Guide by UniversityParent March 30, 2015 5432 words Sample 20%
This guide to the University of Colorado at Boulder is created especially for parents and families to help them navigate their student’s college experience. It answers key questions parents have about the university and includes links further information. The guide is made through a partnership between UniversityParent (www.universityparent.com) and the university.
Educating Karyn by Nora Blackwell Educating Karyn by Nora Blackwell March 30, 2015 2584 words Read a sample
Karyn, a young college student who recently ended her relationship with her first Dom, is interested in finding a new dominant. After a friend of hers tells her about a gentleman in Chicago who is looking for a new submissive, Karyn takes the trip to Chicago so that she and her new gentleman friend can "test the waters" and see if there is anything to their new budding relationship.
Escape From My Mind by Christina Fidell Escape From My Mind by Christina Fidell March 30, 2015 2811 words Sample 5%
Escape From My Mind is a testimonial about how God delivered me from extreme Anxiety, and Obsessive-Compulsive struggles. If you have fought within the battlefield of the mind, you know that to be delivered from such torment, is no small feat. In this book, I address some key tools that I believe individuals should, and can apply, when believing God for deliverance.
Ritch Grissom Memorial Wetlands: A Wildlife Guide by Emily Hazen Ritch Grissom Memorial Wetlands: A Wildlife Guide by Emily Hazen March 30, 2015 7012 words Read a sample
This guide will help you identify birds in the Ritch Grissom Memorial Wetlands. Each entry contains a photograph of the bird and information about its habits and identification.
Audrey, Volume III by Quinn Kelley Audrey, Volume III by Quinn Kelley March 30, 2015 235 words Sample 40%
This is the third novella in the "Audrey" series. Audrey Gabriele Hirsch and Ambros Christoph Adler are the main characters.
Heart Chakra: A Practical Guide to Healing the Heart Chakra by Avis Williams Heart Chakra: A Practical Guide to Healing the Heart Chakra by Avis Williams March 30, 2015 5340 words Read a sample
The Heart Chakra is a simple practical heart chakra healing book that will teach you how to cleanse, balance and heal the heart chakra.
Abisso by Alessia Rocchi Abisso by Alessia Rocchi March 30, 2015 4885 words Read a sample
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Haggart's Dawn by Martyn J. Pass Haggart's Dawn by Martyn J. Pass March 30, 2015 81372 words Read a sample
A vision of the future shows war is coming to Ulfwen. Can Haggart and the Captain discover the truth before it is too late? Or will their world end in fire as the dead return to avenge themselves?
My own Alexander - Tribute by Mona Perises My own Alexander - Tribute by Mona Perises March 30, 2015 38390 words Read a sample
Υ.Γ. Είναι πολύ λίγα αυτά για τον Αλέξανδρο, αλλά είναι αρκετά για να μάθουμε ποιος ήταν και προπαντός πρέπει να τον μάθουν τα παιδιά μας. Mona Perises
To My Human: A Letter from Your Queen by Jason Wallace To My Human: A Letter from Your Queen by Jason Wallace March 30, 2015 1955 words Read a sample
What if your cat could really tell you what he/she thinks of you? What if you could actually begin to understand how and what a cat thinks? A cat finally makes an attempt to bridge the communication gap with her owner, really, her pet, as she sees the human.
The Wretched Tales 3.4 by BLMorticia The Wretched Tales 3.4 by BLMorticia March 30, 2015 12027 words Read a sample
Corey has made the ultimatums and its up to Nicolai to accept...
Moonlight in the Valley by Wilson Harp Moonlight in the Valley by Wilson Harp March 30, 2015 7993 words Read a sample
The little town is in danger, its people unaware of the threat they face. Blackclaw leads a pack of werewolves intent on slaughter and the full moon will soon shine in the valley. The quiet town is doomed unless a hero comes to their rescue. Moonlight in the Valley is a short story that brings the threat of werewolves to the old west.
The Ultimate Guide to Breastfeeding by SmartMom The Ultimate Guide to Breastfeeding by SmartMom March 30, 2015 37764 words Read a sample
Whether you have issues with latching or nipple pain and soreness, you may experience multiple setbacks in your baby's first year. That's why we've brought you this thorough guide to all things breastfeeding - written by moms, for moms.
If I Took A Dinosaur For A Walk by Dean Schechinger If I Took A Dinosaur For A Walk by Dean Schechinger March 30, 2015 398 words Read a sample
Lester has a big problem. He has to take a big baby dinosaur for a walk. When he does, chaos ensues. A little picture book that's perfect for bedtime.
The Wretched Tales 3.3 by BLMorticia The Wretched Tales 3.3 by BLMorticia March 30, 2015 7478 words Read a sample
Corey is ready for revenge and he doesn't care who he hurts to get it.
The Fire Man by K.M.J. Brann The Fire Man by K.M.J. Brann March 30, 2015 1044 words Read a sample
Sam is glad to be off from school. The holiday has been a refreshing change from city life. That is, until he spots a glow in the trees.
Paladin's Promise by Olivia Dannon Paladin's Promise by Olivia Dannon March 30, 2015 66066 words Read a sample
Savannah swore never to tell what happened the night she married Klaas. Clinging to her assigned guardian, Savannah is determined to survive her new environment. Marek is a man of honor and the guardian sworn to protect Savannah.
Astronomicon: The Beginning by Paul Vincent Astronomicon: The Beginning by Paul Vincent March 30, 2015 124229 words Read a sample
3 Space craft, 240 colonists, 25 trillion miles and an unexpected discovery that changes everything. Astronomicon: The Beginning follows the human race's intrepid first steps into interstellar space, a colonisation mission to Proxima Centauri. The colossal distance and harsh environment are not all that stand between them and s
Cats on the Keyboard: Real Life Cat Stories by 14 Historical Romance Authors by Michele Stegman Cats on the Keyboard: Real Life Cat Stories by 14 Historical Romance Authors by Michele Stegman March 30, 2015 23455 words Read a sample
These are true cat stories, written by cat-loving historical romance writers. Enjoy the stories and take a look at the excerpts from each author's book.
Degeneración by David Pardo Degeneración by David Pardo March 30, 2015 12515 words Read a sample
Los lectores califican a «DEGENERACIÓN» de controvertida, dura, entrañable, despiadada, desgarradora, tierna... ¿Te atreves a sentir este cúmulo de sensaciones en poco más de una hora de lectura?
Dino's Papers and other Stories by Alan Hardy Dino's Papers and other Stories by Alan Hardy March 30, 2015 39146 words Read a sample
Intriguing, sexy, disturbing and original stories to engage you, excite you, scare you, intrigue you, torment you…
The Wealth by George Kavsekhornak The Wealth by George Kavsekhornak March 30, 2015 1278 words Read a sample
I'm rich. I'm very rich. You may ask me - how did I get rich? It's simple - I love money and hate people. Of course, we are all greedy, in one way or another. But I have oodles of money and don’t want to share with it. I'm not greedy, but I will not give my wealth to anyone.
The Lady in the Snow & A Life...Far Away by C. F. Sheeler The Lady in the Snow & A Life...Far Away by C. F. Sheeler March 30, 2015 5674 words Read a sample
Two stories. Both weird and thrilling. "The Lady in the Snow" a young man is planning on ice fishing with friends, but finds a lady walking in a snow storm instead. "A Life...Far Away" A young couple in love hiding from her husband and the police, but all is not what it seems.
Chiwara and the Truth of Change by Danielle Wertz Chiwara and the Truth of Change by Danielle Wertz March 30, 2015 761 words Read a sample
And African Goddess learns a fable of her own: Change is necessary and she cannot prevent everything.
The Gift by Lindsay Johannsen The Gift by Lindsay Johannsen March 30, 2015 5040 words Read a sample
Ingrained ideas and notions often prevent those of widely differing cultural backgrounds from getting along, though from time to time events conspire to rub their noses in it. This story involving my Dad and Step Mum is true, but I was just an eight YO schoolboy and so only overheard fragments of it being told to others. As a result I've had to paint a picture around it and change or invent names…
Guns and Guano by Andrew Knighton Guns and Guano by Andrew Knighton March 30, 2015 37146 words Read a sample
Dirk Dynamo is enjoying a life of learning with the Epiphany Club. Joining an expedition to find the Great Library of Alexandria, he finds himself on the island of Hakon, where colonial life is not what it seems. With monsters in the jungle, conspiracies in the mansion and ninjas dogging his trail, can Dirk and his friends find the first clue to the Library before they meet a deadly fate?
White Water by D G Leigh White Water by D G Leigh March 29, 2015 58940 words Read a sample
During World War Two the Japanese were developing their own WMD. A molecular bomb. Capable of destroying human DNA but leaving the target country's infrastructure and resources undamaged or radiated, ready for the taking. Its existence has been lost and forgotten. Until now. Seventy years later an ISIS attack on a commercial airline will have deadly reputation worldwide.
The Other Side by JT The Other Side by JT March 29, 2015 7261 words Read a sample
There is another side to all that we hold close to ourselves, which, because of the closeness, we don't happen to see. A few such signatures of human nature is analyzed here, the results of which, as you can see, undoubtedly supports this view.
Penyakit Kencing Manis dan Rawatan tanpa ubat by Raja Mohamed Kassim Penyakit Kencing Manis dan Rawatan tanpa ubat by Raja Mohamed Kassim March 29, 2015 5228 words Read a sample
Dengan mengamalkan kaedah-kaedah yang diterangkan dalam buku ini, penyakit kencing manis dapat dirawat sepenuhnya dengan mudah tanpa sebarang ubat. Orang sihat yang mengamalkan kaedah yang saya mengajar dalam buku ini, tidak akan jatuh sakit bila-bila masa.
The Journey by G. L. Leigh The Journey by G. L. Leigh March 29, 2015 5473 words Read a sample
Come along on The Journey, as Mary Alice and Ewan pair up with new lovers, as Mary Alice begins to realize she is more in love with Elizabeth than with either of the men, and the foursome begin the trek across the country.
Singing Magic:  Memoir of a woman who thought singing was life by Lucretia Pretorius Singing Magic: Memoir of a woman who thought singing was life by Lucretia Pretorius March 29, 2015 86864 words Read a sample
Memoir of a girl raised in rural Ontario and French Canada in the 1940s and 1950s, who then moved to South Africa in the late 1960s and witnessed the tumultuous dismantling of apartheid. Rich descriptions of people and places in rural Canada and remote regions in South Africa.
Undying Spring by K.S. Norton Undying Spring by K.S. Norton March 29, 2015 3302 words Read a sample
A woman flees from her derange abuser to the middle of nowhere in hopes of surviving, until she receives a call from a familiar voice.
The Dominican Fiasco by J.M. Lominy The Dominican Fiasco by J.M. Lominy March 29, 2015 5141 words Read a sample
Haiti has been plagued by instability, dictatorship, an earthquake, and now Invasion!
The Shame In You by Tasha L. Harrison The Shame In You by Tasha L. Harrison March 29, 2015 17338 words Read a sample
“I don’t get it. And it sounds like you don’t either." Yves Santiago, anonymous sex blogger turned memoirist, is rarely at a loss for words, especially when it comes to sharing the details of her sex life. But when her sister asks her to explain what spanking has to do with sex, she’s struggles to find a way to make her understand.
Indefinite Decorum by Tyler Pipher Indefinite Decorum by Tyler Pipher March 29, 2015 1863 words Read a sample
After an actress in murdered by paparazzi, the husband of the famous star seeks revenge on the film industry by exploiting a conspiracy most Hollywood producers are apart of. The husband is way over his head; his suspicions causes the group of paparazzi who killed his wife to stalk him.
Re-Tailoring You by Kenneth Buff Re-Tailoring You by Kenneth Buff March 29, 2015 5004 words Read a sample
Jim (a young man working in a retail store) one day notices that his coworkers are acting strange. Suddenly they're working productively, and not only that, they seem to be enjoying their jobs! This behavior is beyond anything Jim knows his co-workers are capable of, so he sets out to discover what has happened to the people he once knew so well.
The Cabin In The Woods by R.H. Proenza The Cabin In The Woods by R.H. Proenza March 29, 2015 3836 words Read a sample
Successful author Josh Brantley becomes bored and restless with his life and decides to go on a walk in the forest. Going down a dark path he has a fall and loses consciousness. When he awakens he is unable to separate dream from reality as he is met by 3 impossibly intelligent humming birds, and a spectacularly beautiful goddess of a girl. Will his life ever be the same again?
The Accused by Dom Cadiz The Accused by Dom Cadiz March 29, 2015 793 words Read a sample
This is a story of a man who was framed by an unthinkable woman and accused of doing an unthinkable task.
Darker Tales and Brighter Skies by S Pen Darker Tales and Brighter Skies by S Pen March 29, 2015 9234 words Read a sample
A collection of short stories that span from dark and twisted to uplifting and thought provoking.
Silver by Leslie Petrovic-Szczepanik Silver by Leslie Petrovic-Szczepanik March 29, 2015 1192 words Read a sample
In a dystopian society where natural medicine is illegal a man escapes malicious law enforcement to save humanity from extinction.
Mom, What is a Vaccine? (A rhyming Story) by Karen Lackey Mom, What is a Vaccine? (A rhyming Story) by Karen Lackey March 29, 2015 1277 words Read a sample
This rhyming story gives an overview of how vaccines (or vaccinations/immunizations/shots) work in a non-scientific way by paralleling the process to a make believe story. The story is about a child who is nervous about going to the doctor's to get a vaccine. The mom notices and tells a story to explain the purpose of a vaccine and how our body fights potential infections with vaccines.
Waiting For You by Howard Mills Waiting For You by Howard Mills March 29, 2015 770 words Sample 100%
Natalie is a woman who has it all, a great job, wonderful friends, and desirable men; however what she does not have is love. Until past dreams uncovers distant memories of a life once lead and a everlasting love she left behind.
Excerpt of a First Draft Manuscript by J. Lee Adams Excerpt of a First Draft Manuscript by J. Lee Adams March 29, 2015 1351 words Read a sample
This is an excerpt of an unedited novel manuscript that is in the works.