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Where Do I Start?: The First Six Tasks To Master As A Beginner Gardener by James Middleton Where Do I Start?: The First Six Tasks To Master As A Beginner Gardener by James Middleton May 27, 2015 5790 words Read a sample
Sometimes the hardest thing to do in life is know where to start. This can be especially true to gardening. The task at hand can seem insurmountable with such a huge plethora of information available to be learned on gardening. In this book you will learn about six key tasks that, if mastered, will go a long way towards helping you grow the garden that you want.
Understanding Garden Design: A Simple Guide To Effective Garden Design For The New Gardener by James Middleton Understanding Garden Design: A Simple Guide To Effective Garden Design For The New Gardener by James Middleton May 27, 2015 3662 words Read a sample
Having an understanding of garden design goes a long way towards growing the garden that you desire. Gardening does not have to be as difficult as it seems, by developing a basic understanding of what to plant, and where, you can transform your garden from something that saddens you into something you want to show off to all your friends.
Six Rounds by Bobby Mathews Six Rounds by Bobby Mathews May 27, 2015 5754 words Read a sample
Blackjack Harrison fought twice for the world championship. Now he's just a name opponent trying to make a buck. An extra thirty grand to take a dive against an up-and-coming contender seems like a no-brainer to Harrison. But when the action in the ring gets a little too real, Harrison realizes he's fighting for his life—and there's no way he can win.
Three Speeches by Jeff Bakkensen Three Speeches by Jeff Bakkensen May 27, 2015 1009 words Read a sample
A high school graduation speech goes terribly awry. This short story first appeared in First Stop Fiction, February, 2014.
The 2015 State of Food Insecurity in the World by FAO The 2015 State of Food Insecurity in the World by FAO May 27, 2015 26505 words Read a sample
The 2015 State of Food Insecurity in the World report assesses global achievements in reaching Millennium Development Goal One (MDG1) and World Food Summit hunger targets. It identifies assessment indicators and factors that influence hunger reduction.
Mom Teaches Sex: Banging Little Sister by E.B. Jones Mom Teaches Sex: Banging Little Sister by E.B. Jones May 27, 2015 3736 words Read a sample
Content Warning: This is no-holds-barred, hardcore, taboo stroke writing. Adam's sister, Amanda, walks in on him while he's masturbating in his room. Soon she's getting in on the action, but things go from weird to just plain WRONG when mom enters the picture. Prepare yourself for multiple orgasms, dirty talk, and crossing hush hush taboo boundaries....
Move a Step Closer to Your Dream Home With Polk Design Build Group by Jeff Polk Move a Step Closer to Your Dream Home With Polk Design Build Group by Jeff Polk May 27, 2015 315 words Read a sample
Building a home is not a child's play. A great deal of knowledge, expertise and dedication goes into designing and constructing a home that perfectly reflects your personality and lifestyle.
Truth will prevail or SS gone potty over a potty by Sigurjón Kristjánsson Truth will prevail or SS gone potty over a potty by Sigurjón Kristjánsson May 27, 2015 32935 words Read a sample
A story of how local authorities and the medical profession alike,aided and abetted by solicitors and barristers, abuse the present legislation, to save face, when their ineptitude is threatened to be exposed, with no regard for truth and evidence. Guilty until proven otherwise.
Denim Washes by Rishab Manocha Denim Washes by Rishab Manocha May 27, 2015 10614 words Read a sample
This research aims to decode every step that takes place in achieving this look and to analyse the cost that is incurred at every step. Further, it illustrates a comparative study between two washing laundries of Lee.This comparative study will help the team to allocate their designs to the laundries efficiently, as the results of my study provide them with information of which laundry is suitable
NeXT Career Consulting Group, Asia: Intensive coach certification program by Eve Hadassah NeXT Career Consulting Group, Asia: Intensive coach certification program by Eve Hadassah May 27, 2015 380 words Read a sample
Participants complete 125 hours of Coach Training with BRIEF Academy; clocks 125 hours of coaching practice, submit a micro-analysis of his/her own coaching recording and qualify for the Certified Solution Focused Coach (CSFC) designation accredited by the Canadian Council of Professional Certification. This program is administered at a level higher than the ICF ACC credential. Upon completion o
Sparkr Grrrl by E.B. Jones Sparkr Grrrl by E.B. Jones May 27, 2015 6069 words Read a sample
Mike Starbuck is the kind of guy who has Game. He's also just getting started with the hookup app called Sparkr. It's all novelty until a smoking hot Mystery Girl sends him a note and asks for a hookup. That's when Mike ends up in hot pursuit of a girl who might be a little too close to home for comfort. This is explicit, taboo erotica with step-sibling sex. For adults only.
Tinder Stricken by Heidi C. Vlach Tinder Stricken by Heidi C. Vlach May 26, 2015 89667 words Read a sample
Esha is a farmwoman struggling to save for retirement while she gradually transforms into a goat. But her retirement fund slips away when a phoenix steals her priceless heirloom knife. Desperate Esha forges a deal with a back-alley diplomat, and the two women journey to find the wild bird. With tact and translation magic, they might retrieve Esha's knife — and help the phoenix with her own debts.
My Street Fighting Stepbrother - Book 1 (Stepbrother Erotic Romance) by Laila Cole My Street Fighting Stepbrother - Book 1 (Stepbrother Erotic Romance) by Laila Cole May 26, 2015 8038 words Read a sample
In the recession of 2009 Drake Douglas lost his job, his wife, and his self-respect, but he still had his son. Late one night while babysitting, his stepsister Beth tries her best to help him but in doing so confronts feelings and taboo desires she never knew existed, and that she can't ignore. With bills piling up and his job prospects dim, Drake takes gigs as a bare knuckle fighter to survive.
Lluvia De Zombis 1 - Zombie Fallout 1 En Español by Mark Tufo Lluvia De Zombis 1 - Zombie Fallout 1 En Español by Mark Tufo May 26, 2015 103685 words Read a sample
Esta es la historia de Michael Talbot, su familia y sus amigos. Cuando ocurre el desastre, Mike, quien se autoproclamaba a sí mismo un superviviente, hace todo lo posible para garantizar la seguridad de las personas a su cargo. ¿Podrán los seres humanos vencer a los come-cerebros? Es una batalla por la supervivencia, ¡el vencedor se lo lleva todo!
Dirty Deeds Book One by Lucia Jordan Dirty Deeds Book One by Lucia Jordan May 26, 2015 9720 words Read a sample
Here is the first book of the ‘Dirty Deeds’ Series, a seriously hot and provocative romance by Lucia Jordan, written in her signature style of high passion and emotion.
Depraved Book One by Lucia Jordan Depraved Book One by Lucia Jordan May 26, 2015 9904 words Read a sample
Here is the first book in the ‘Depraved’ Series, a seriously hot and provocative romance by Lucia Jordan, written in her signature style of high passion and emotion.
The Indian Bus Stop by Henri Bauhaus The Indian Bus Stop by Henri Bauhaus May 26, 2015 2330 words Read a sample
Jack Straw is leaving Guatemala, while his girlfriend is staying in behind in Central America. Jack is crossing the border into the sometimes violent state of Chiapas and then traveling north to the good ole USA that is if he can make it through Mexico.
Life is good, for some by Joseph Badame Life is good, for some by Joseph Badame May 26, 2015 11833 words Read a sample
The quality of a family’s social interactions with friends can be positively or negatively affected by a tragedy. What seems to determine the negative or positive course of the change is whether the social relationship was established before or after the misfortune occurred.
28 IF by Chris Volkay 28 IF by Chris Volkay May 26, 2015 29318 words Sample 20%
Is another serial killer loose killing many of the world's greatest rock stars?
Two Croaks no Frogs by Frankie Lassut Two Croaks no Frogs by Frankie Lassut May 26, 2015 5785 words Read a sample
Both stories are about death, or ‘croaking’ … the frogs therefore made a mistake, but they aren’t very clever so I can forgive them and even afford them a moment of fame.Enjoy the stories, they’re both basically true especially My Mother’s Brain. The first one, set in Egypt could actually happen as the stage is set and one only has to know what some men are like.
Yoikes by James Field Yoikes by James Field May 26, 2015 9033 words Read a sample
Alf and Bert, security, play with an experimental gadget that transports them back to the twelfth century. Frightened to tamper with history, they tread carefully–at first. Unable to withstand the challenge, they end in a tournament, fighting with knights, the threat to history forgotten…
What Family Is For by TT Kove What Family Is For by TT Kove May 26, 2015 6678 words Read a sample
Tim is accompanying Connor back to meet his family and attend his father's funeral. Connor's family doesn't like the fact that Connor is gay, and they're less than welcoming. Sometimes, though, real family isn't what you're born into - but what you choose.
Diary of a Kid Witch: Attack of the Grogs by Kristy Pantin Diary of a Kid Witch: Attack of the Grogs by Kristy Pantin May 26, 2015 18173 words Read a sample
Skyler Appleby was just a normal kid until she found out on her tenth birthday that she was actually a real life witch! Moving to a new school is scary enough, but now she and her new friends must work together to defeat the scary Grogs who have come to steal the Scroll of Death in order to bring back Moruga, the most evil witch of all time.
Bunny Sneaks by William Meikle Bunny Sneaks by William Meikle May 26, 2015 4498 words Read a sample
Kate is on the run, fleeing for her life from a killer bunny on a mission. A tongue firmly in cheek horror story - what might have been if Chucky had been a rabbit.
The Price Of Justice by Avery Tingle The Price Of Justice by Avery Tingle May 26, 2015 1925 words Read a sample
A lifelong friendship is put to the test. How far would you go to protect your closest ally?
The Hall of Mirrors by Sandrine Spycher The Hall of Mirrors by Sandrine Spycher May 26, 2015 4531 words Read a sample
The Hall of Mirrors Five students, ready for their College Halloween Party, are about to live their most frightening Halloween evening ever. Trapped in a hall of mirrors, they have to run through distorted reflections if they want to survive.
Trick or Treat by Sandrine Spycher Trick or Treat by Sandrine Spycher May 26, 2015 1551 words Read a sample
Trick or Treat An evil dummy frightens the kids during the night of Halloween. They will have to be courageous and imaginative to find a way to get rid of the evil dummy.
Not to Be Read at Night by Sandrine Spycher Not to Be Read at Night by Sandrine Spycher May 26, 2015 9377 words Read a sample
Not to Be Read at Night A collection of spooky short stories, with ghosts in the forest, fairies in a cave, and a vampire in an abandoned church... The Lone Writer, The Dog and the Child, The Fairy's Cave, and A Spooky Expedition, are four stories you should not read at night.
The Black Petal - The Beginning by Dan Thompson The Black Petal - The Beginning by Dan Thompson May 26, 2015 11971 words Sample 20%
Acclaimed author Dan Thompson returns with an epic fantasy for teens. The Black Petal is a magical tale of fantasy and myth, battles and warriors, as well as a host of memorable characters. Described as A Game of Thrones for teens. This is the beginning of The Black Petal.
The Lythe Dancers by Richard L Wiseman The Lythe Dancers by Richard L Wiseman May 26, 2015 31160 words Read a sample
A lively children's book and a quirky fairy tale about a town full of happy, singing and dancing people and an unhappy chance that brings misery, rain and sardine fishing to their once carefree lives.
Feels Like Home: Feels Like Romance Novella #1 by Bobbi Roque Hornik Feels Like Home: Feels Like Romance Novella #1 by Bobbi Roque Hornik May 26, 2015 27803 words Read a sample
Cecilia has loved Will since high school. And that would be fine, except for the fact that he’s been dating her sister for about as long.
Teacher's Pet Lesson 1 by Nigel Bane Teacher's Pet Lesson 1 by Nigel Bane May 26, 2015 4090 words Read a sample
For as long as I can remember I've had a thing for teachers. Especially Miss Moore from Second grade. And as I grew up I enjoyed the fact she lived just over a block away. Now that I'm in Jr College, I enjoy it even more.
Blogsays by Richard L Wiseman Blogsays by Richard L Wiseman May 26, 2015 29057 words Read a sample
Part 1 of this book is a collection of blog entries in date order and are a series of essays or 'Blogsays' on a variety of topics which were in the news or happened to strike me as important at the time. 'MIcawber's Last Word' pronounced ME Cawber, was a blog in which I shared thoughts on political, personal, spiritual and quirky topics. Part 2 of this book is a series of comic true stories.
The Venomous Trinity by Adriel Vigo The Venomous Trinity by Adriel Vigo May 26, 2015 3002 words Read a sample
This is a satirical poetry collection concerning religious leaders in the Christian church. More specifically those who choose to teach and pass on ignorance, hatred, and judgement to the next generation.
Lágrimas de Chocolate by Kathie Rivera Lágrimas de Chocolate by Kathie Rivera May 26, 2015 318 words Read a sample
Una bella flor que se llama Rosi hace algo increíble. Llora con lágrimas de chocolate. ¿Pero, porqué no llora lágrimas de chocolate cuando los niños la molestan? ¿Cómo entonces puede Rosi llorar chocolates? Leélo y descubre la magia que existe en el amor.
Silent Sorry by Cheerful Carraway-Caulfield Silent Sorry by Cheerful Carraway-Caulfield May 26, 2015 2564 words Read a sample
Silent Sorry is a short story by C. Carraway-Caulfield, slowly and beautifully unfolding the relationship between two young lovers as they go on a date, in a cemetery.
Gay Cowboys Intervention (Gangbang: Rope Play and Anal) by Dick Powers Gay Cowboys Intervention (Gangbang: Rope Play and Anal) by Dick Powers May 26, 2015 1140 words Read a sample
How far would I go to help a friend? I run the ropes around his legs and yank down his pants. We're all naked on this star filled night. The mood is set. Everything is right. But is this really going to draw Tom from his depression? I cross my fingers. Sex is the ultimate solution.
Fairy Tail, Too by Ipam Fairy Tail, Too by Ipam May 26, 2015 63928 words Sample 20%
Teen read….the fourth book….Persia is sixteen years old, returning to the Fairy Academy. She is meeting some old and new friends, this academic year.
Pleasing A Gay Friend (M/F Converting Gay Men, Anal, Trickery) by Sophie Sin Pleasing A Gay Friend (M/F Converting Gay Men, Anal, Trickery) by Sophie Sin May 26, 2015 1307 words Read a sample
He's huge. My gay friend and my rear are going to meet, fall in love and have a twisted one night affair. Or, at least, that's what I hoped. Right now, he's soft... I stare at it. What I can do? What would turn a gay man on? My fingers stray to my rear. Seriously, the things we do to please our friends.
Foreign Objects: A Short Story by Joshua Scribner Foreign Objects: A Short Story by Joshua Scribner May 26, 2015 2361 words Read a sample
A young outcast, his struggles to survive, and the crucial objects that come into his life.
Some Other Place Or Time by Richard L Wiseman Some Other Place Or Time by Richard L Wiseman May 26, 2015 3457 words Read a sample
Poetry on a variety of subjects, exploring the inner life as much as the outer life. Death, life, nature and the journey of life are picked apart in thought provoking poetry. The poetry is in a range of styles all of which mirror the emotional tone of the subject matter considered.
Prisão de gelo by Adeselna Ferreira Prisão de gelo by Adeselna Ferreira May 26, 2015 3255 words Read a sample
Duas mulheres encarceradas numa prisão de gelo tentam manter viva a memória de quem são e do porquê de estarem presas.
Revolución CPA by Jorge Gil, Sr Revolución CPA by Jorge Gil, Sr May 26, 2015 1331 words Read a sample
¿Preparado para Jugar?
Out: A Schoolboy's Tale by David Brining Out: A Schoolboy's Tale by David Brining May 26, 2015 166635 words Read a sample
Out: A Schoolboy’s Tale When 15 year old Jonathan Peters falls in love for the first time, it is as unwelcome as it is unexpected because he falls in love with another boy. As his love deepens, his internal struggle with being homosexual spills into the open, impacting on his relationships with family, friends and teachers, who must all adjust their ambitions for him and the way they relate to him
Processed Words by Richard L Wiseman Processed Words by Richard L Wiseman May 26, 2015 2578 words Read a sample
Poetry on a variety of topics. A short book of contemporary poetry exploring society, death, spirituality, the environment, life itself as a journey and includes poems which explore and present our usual inner thoughts in a new light. The poetry is written about a variety of subjects, exploring the inner life as much as the outer life. Death & life are picked apart.
Duo Solo (english version) by Yan Terrien Duo Solo (english version) by Yan Terrien May 26, 2015 9895 words Read a sample
Charles and Fabian, a two-headed human being lost inside his thought conflicts.
Politics, Love & Things That Make You Go Hmm by Richard L Wiseman Politics, Love & Things That Make You Go Hmm by Richard L Wiseman May 26, 2015 6488 words Read a sample
A book of poetry with poems in a variety of styles with the themes of Politics, Love and things that gave the author something to think about. The poetry is written so as to explore the inner life as much as the outer life. Death, life, nature and the journey of life are picked apart in thought provoking poetry.
Driving Dainty by Steve Odenthal Driving Dainty by Steve Odenthal May 25, 2015 3966 words Sample 20%
A family trip to Grandma's house goes terribly awry. Terribly might be the wrong word - humorously might be more apt. This long-suffering family's journey is placed in the hands of their father, a man who is about to take a driving lesson he never signed up for. Learn with him the art and philosophy of "Driving Dainty". You too might soon take a "gentler, kinder grip on the wheel"
I peccatori - Racconto by Giovanna Esse I peccatori - Racconto by Giovanna Esse May 25, 2015 1768 words Read a sample
Il viaggio contorto dall'innocenza al peccato.
Necessities by Rori O'Keeffe Necessities by Rori O'Keeffe May 25, 2015 1430 words Read a sample
Courage; healthy attitudes towards the self; forgiveness of our own errors and those of others; recognition of the reality of our solitary paths in life; and, as always, the acknowledgement that we live in a world that is hostile to true, deep love. Rather than prose and poetry about love, these seven poems look at what is required in ourselves before we can truly love another person. ~900 words.