A directory of free ebooks from the authors and publishers at Smashwords.  View online samples here and then click over to Smashwords to download them in multiple ebook formats, readable on any e-reading device.  Enjoy!

Origin of the Bloodbeast by Joe Zito Origin of the Bloodbeast by Joe Zito Oct. 01, 2014 1926 words Read a sample
On a warm summer evening in 1947 a young boy is forced to create a bloodthirsty creature that will haunt his dreams.
Diable Terre by Joe Zito Diable Terre by Joe Zito Oct. 01, 2014 4855 words Read a sample
Set in the dust bowl era of 1935, fifteen year old Mary is trapped in a living hell at the mercy of her deranged aunt Charlotte.
Composition Project: Writing a Hero-of-Human-Rights Essay by David Bruce Composition Project: Writing a Hero-of-Human-Rights Essay by David Bruce Oct. 01, 2014 48573 words Read a sample
This free download describes a composition assignment that I have used successfully during my years of teaching at Ohio University.
In Isolation We Are All Parasites by Pastoria Levior In Isolation We Are All Parasites by Pastoria Levior Oct. 01, 2014 9984 words Read a sample
There is a story that floats around Norway, passing from ear to ear - of a man, an old musician, who lives alone on the isle of Spitsbergen, Svalbard, maintaining the largest Global Seed Vault on Earth. Forlorn with the death of his wife, he spends his days obsessing over the Seedbank, wasting away until bitter death greets. But death does not have to be bitter.
Collide:  A Riverbend Novel by saradan85 Collide: A Riverbend Novel by saradan85 Oct. 01, 2014 38162 words Read a sample
Reese Johnson lost her mother when she was a child. She was pulled from Riverbend Elementary and home-schooled from then on. Mayor Johnson had to protect her and in order to protect her, he had to hide her from the world. She wasn’t allowed to leave the house. Ever. But when her father goes missing, she’s thrown into a foster home and into Riverbend High.
Autumn's Ravage by Phil Armstrong Autumn's Ravage by Phil Armstrong Oct. 01, 2014 63115 words Sample 20%
A troubled boy and a wise old man team up to experience mystical adventures powered by an ancient artifact. A fast paced novel that moves through different realms and basks in the eternal fight between good and evil. This is the first book in The Dream Cane Series, a novel that will leave you wanting more.
Preview by Ted Stetson Preview by Ted Stetson Oct. 01, 2014 2687 words Read a sample
Fran has been so lonely since Aaron passed away. The only thing she has to look forward to are her daily visits to the cemetery. Until Aaron helps her find happiness.
Not So Mysterious by Sara Jamieson Not So Mysterious by Sara Jamieson Oct. 01, 2014 72676 words Read a sample
Despite her best friend's protests to the contrary, Ashley does not (usually) go looking for these situations. They just sort of happen, and she is not about to let something go unsolved when the solution practically lands in her lap. As for that whole issue of Claire's wedding, she has made peace with the fact that Aaron is never going to let her live that down.
The Gospel: From the Bible to the World Today by Grace Communion International The Gospel: From the Bible to the World Today by Grace Communion International Oct. 01, 2014 228947 words Read a sample
In part 1 of this collection of articles, GCI authors look at the biblical evidence for what the gospel is. In part 2, we present articles encouraging people to accept the gospel. Part 3 addresses the question of What next? Once we have accepted the gospel, then what do we do? In part 4, we look at biblical examples of how the gospel is shared, and in part 5, we how the gospel may be shared today.
Ichabod by R.S. Darling Ichabod by R.S. Darling Oct. 01, 2014 100491 words Read a sample
A playwright determined to defeat poverty and hunger—by decreasing the population. A young detective both crippled and gifted by synesthesia. A killer mimicking famous murders both historical and fictional.
A Heroína e o Vilão by Ana C. Nunes A Heroína e o Vilão by Ana C. Nunes Oct. 01, 2014 6563 words Read a sample
Teria sido uma noite como outra qualquer se a terra não se tivesse aberto debaixo dos seus pés, qual monstro esfomeado. E afinal o que é aquilo que brilha no cimo da montanha? Cabe à Heroína e ao seu fiel Mascote descobrir o que se passa e consertá-lo. Ou será que ainda vão fazer pior?
What Goes On In Your Head, A Poem About YOU by DannaGrace Global Publishing What Goes On In Your Head, A Poem About YOU by DannaGrace Global Publishing Oct. 01, 2014 984 words Read a sample
We thank you for reading this book and sharing it with those little ones around you. It is our hope that this little poem will be the beginning of your or your child’s journey through the exciting learning journey as they find themselves.
Understanding and Improving Group Decision-Making by Paul Mengert - Association Management Group Understanding and Improving Group Decision-Making by Paul Mengert - Association Management Group Oct. 01, 2014 3520 words Read a sample
After spending twenty-five years observing decision-making processes of associations, I set out to determine why some groups make better decisions than others.
Tattered Angel by Skylar Cross Tattered Angel by Skylar Cross Oct. 01, 2014 24051 words Read a sample
For rock star Damien Cage, girls are like candy. Unwrap, eat, and toss. Until one comes crashing into his world with fire, passion, music... and a dark past that threatens to destroy him.
Dürr-ül me’ârif by Raûf Ahmed Müceddidî Dürr-ül me’ârif by Raûf Ahmed Müceddidî Oct. 01, 2014 51301 words Read a sample
Sâh Raûf Ahmed 1231 senesinde, bir sene içinde mürşidinden [Abdüllah-i Dehlevîden] işitdiklerini de bir kitâb hâlinde toplamış, buna (Dürr-ül me’ârif) adını vermişdir.
The Writers of the Universe by Stew Stunes The Writers of the Universe by Stew Stunes Oct. 01, 2014 70224 words Sample 20%
The ending has been changed! Through their words written in stories and books, The Writers of the Universe control the lives of us all. A struggling human author and quite possibly the most unlucky person in existence, is about to leap from the page and journey to realms unknown in order to bring back chaos and freewill to the universe.
The Sheik's Intimate Proposition by Elizabeth Lennox The Sheik's Intimate Proposition by Elizabeth Lennox Oct. 01, 2014 29618 words Read a sample
Sabrina’s life is hard work - balancing between her myriad duties at The Gregorio Hotel and her law degree at Georgetown University. There’s little time or money for leisure, but that’s okay with her; she is driven to succeed. When a new VIP checks in to the hotel’s extravagant penthouse suite, what she intended as a simple welcome takes an unexpected turn towards something much more personal!
Light In the Cave by A. D. Nance Light In the Cave by A. D. Nance Oct. 01, 2014 7037 words Read a sample
Source seekers Eldon and Salena embark upon their first joint SS mission. In the globular star cluster Quendiem was a planet called Metrozoid 4. In the cityscape which covered the entire surface was a bloomball plant, a very special one. Inside this world within a world was a society of ibees living in caves. Their long and difficult mission was to save them from extinction.
A 10 minute intro to Business English Teacher Development Sessions by Phil Wade A 10 minute intro to Business English Teacher Development Sessions by Phil Wade Oct. 01, 2014 2516 words Read a sample
This short ebook is for all Business English teachers. It explains the methodology behind running Teacher Development sessions, suitable topics, types of sessions and has a range of tips. There is also a list of questions to help start sessions. The 10 minute intro to series is designed to give you a quick practical guide to various aspects of Business English Teaching.
The Pixie Gowan (Songs of the Helwyn Series) by Kate Lockridge The Pixie Gowan (Songs of the Helwyn Series) by Kate Lockridge Oct. 01, 2014 3544 words Read a sample
Gowan is a normal, practical pixie, living an idyllic pixie life. All of that comes to an end one hot, summer day when the Queen of the fairies comes to collect a tithe to Hell and she wants a pixie.... A little prequel to Helwyn, the first book in the songs of the Helwyn series. A story about Nate Arbinger's pixie and how it became a friend to the Helwyn.
Unfit (A Once and Future Short Story) by Meredith Stoddard Unfit (A Once and Future Short Story) by Meredith Stoddard Oct. 01, 2014 6940 words Read a sample
When she left Kettle Hollow, Molly MacAlpin hoped never to see her remote mountain home again. She returned eighteen months later angry, pregnant and abandoned by the man she loved. So, she threw all her energy into making sure her daughter had the best life possible. Until one spring day a brief conversation with her little girl brings her world crashing down around her.
Sir Herman in the land of the Pharaohs. by Franka Rainis Sir Herman in the land of the Pharaohs. by Franka Rainis Oct. 01, 2014 2076 words Read a sample
Follow Sir Herman in the land of the Pharaohs. First ebook with logic and brain teasers games,quizzes and food. For those who love Egypt, its beauties and food
The Barbie Lez Fantasies - Week 40: My Roommate's Dog (Bestiality) by Barbie Lez The Barbie Lez Fantasies - Week 40: My Roommate's Dog (Bestiality) by Barbie Lez Oct. 01, 2014 2394 words Read a sample
My name is Barbie Lez and I am an ‘eroticaholic’. While even the most mundane things can inspire me to write one of my perverse stories, most begin with a fantasy. Because they cannot all become a fully-fledged story, I have decided to release one of these “mini-stories” each week. The theme varies between Bestiality and Lesbianism, but one thing always remains constant; they are hot and steamy!
Wicked Hunger by DelSheree Gladden Wicked Hunger by DelSheree Gladden Oct. 01, 2014 96307 words Read a sample
Born with an insatiable hunger for pain and suffering, Vanessa and Zander Roth struggle to hide the truth of who they really are. Keeping their secrets becomes even harder when Ivy Guerra arrives and stirs their hunger into a frenzy. Will their need to feed on other’s agony turn them into villains, or can they somehow find a way to become the heroes of their own dark story?
Das Leben von Basilikum - La vita di Basilico. Kostenfreies zweisprachiges Kinderbuch in Deutsch und Italienisch. Mit Spaß Italienisch lernen by Colin Hann Das Leben von Basilikum - La vita di Basilico. Kostenfreies zweisprachiges Kinderbuch in Deutsch und Italienisch. Mit Spaß Italienisch lernen by Colin Hann Oct. 01, 2014 2144 words Read a sample
Basilikum findet sich in einem seltsamen neuen Topf wieder und begegnet den gesprächigen kleinen Pflanzen. Sie glauben allerlei zu wissen, aber wenn es um Tiere geht, dann wissen sie nichts. Eine wilde Annahme folgt einer anderen und bringt sie in große Schwierigkeiten. Vielleicht haben sie das nächste Mal nicht so viel Glück!
Top Best 10 Greek Islands - Paxos and Antipaxos, the Hidden Emeralds of the Ionian Sea by Christos Stilianidis Top Best 10 Greek Islands - Paxos and Antipaxos, the Hidden Emeralds of the Ionian Sea by Christos Stilianidis Oct. 01, 2014 1405 words Read a sample
Dreamy waters, magical beaches and picturesque fishing villages form a small cluster of islands and rocky islets under Corfu. Heptanese touches with a scent of the Ionian Sea dominate in their picturesque alleys and romantic times revive through them. They are a unique destination for lots of tourists from all over the world. So surrender yourselves to a dreamy wander of Paxos and Antipaxos.
Weapon Of Choice by Ray Daley Weapon Of Choice by Ray Daley Oct. 01, 2014 2024 words Read a sample
Prove you can survive and you'll become a productive member of your society. That's unless the zombies don't get you in The Killing House first! So choose your weapons carefully, because you've got the rest of your life to regret those choices. However short or long that may turn out to be!
Mom's Hot Halloween Party Surprise by EFon Mom's Hot Halloween Party Surprise by EFon Oct. 01, 2014 7986 words Read a sample
Mom decides to help her college aged son get over his painful last break-up by bringing the whole family to a Halloween Costume Party. She accidentally mixes up the sizes for the costumes for father and son, leading to... other mistakes. (Tags: mother-son, costume sex, mistaken identity, first time)
Be With Me by Becca Lusher Be With Me by Becca Lusher Oct. 01, 2014 52279 words Read a sample
Barely a wife before she became a widow, Briallen feels like she’s lost everything – and now she has to watch a group of strangers move into the house she once called home. As hard as that it is to face, it’s made even more difficult by a man she feels drawn to, and two children she can’t help but love. Everyone deserves a second chance at love, even in the Iron Age.
From Humble Beginnings Joe Steel Book 1 by Ian Harwood From Humble Beginnings Joe Steel Book 1 by Ian Harwood Oct. 01, 2014 75785 words Read a sample
The Steel series, of which Just Joe book one "From Humble Beginnings" is more than just a coming of age story. It deals with a love triangle corporate backbiting, the difficulties in trying to retain a chunk of the huge global market as well as the interference from locals. From the mafia to insurance fraud, Joe sees it all in his attempt to reach and then to stay at the top of his game.
Everything Precious by Anna Funder Everything Precious by Anna Funder Oct. 01, 2014 9774 words Read a sample
This story is a unique collaboration between Paspaley, acclaimed author Anna Funder, photographer Derek Henderson and award-winning actress Teresa Palmer. It's an original story of love, self and all things precious, featuring the most beautiful pearls in the world.
Poetgarten by Victor John Oh Poetgarten by Victor John Oh Oct. 01, 2014 4410 words Read a sample
A micro poetry book which is easy and fun to read. It contains 150 tweet sized poems. Poetgarten. As fun as kindergarten.
The Democracy of the Dead – an Atheology by Yenolom The Democracy of the Dead – an Atheology by Yenolom Oct. 01, 2014 680 words Read a sample
Theologians might try harder to develop a sensual relationship with their God before they are dead for eternity. They should try not to think or perceive God but instead FEEL their God. Feel Him through their nostrils, their eyes, their skin. Feel Him as though He is a breeze, or a flower’s fragrance, or a brilliant light splashed on sea washed rocks.
Diary (September 2014) by David Santamaria Diary (September 2014) by David Santamaria Oct. 01, 2014 17960 words Read a sample
It's complicated to read on Twitter, therefore, I write this diary now, to also display, in chronological order, and explain (with the links to the tweets), all these Miracles and Prophecies, of cosmic proportions for some of them, that God does through me. Blow your mind, read this miraculous diary! I let you deduce written by who. Literator: the one who create or explains literature.
All of You Book 1 by Lucia Jordan All of You Book 1 by Lucia Jordan Oct. 01, 2014 10446 words Read a sample
This is the first book in the ‘All of You’ Series, a seriously hot and provocative romance by Lucia Jordan, written in her signature style of high passion with searing depictions of sex and emotion.
Endless by Russell C. Connor Endless by Russell C. Connor Oct. 01, 2014 4017 words Sample 20%
It was Anna's fault. She was the one that insisted they go through the corn maze. And Jeff will never let her forget it. Because now this couple is trapped in an endless cycle of fear and bitter recriminations as they look for a way out of the labyrinth...before their marriage shatters.
SPACE JEWS, IN COLOR!: ESCAPE FROM THE GAME! by Fred Ventresca SPACE JEWS, IN COLOR!: ESCAPE FROM THE GAME! by Fred Ventresca Oct. 01, 2014 12 words
SPACE JEWS, IN COLOR: ESCAPE FROM THE GAME! ((COMING SOON!)) ((Cover not in color, yes I know.))
The Tobacconists by Fred Ventresca The Tobacconists by Fred Ventresca Oct. 01, 2014 4 words Sample 20%
A group of mercenaries find themselves caught up in an adventure after going AWOL from duty, and encounter a strange organization who gives them a mission which exposes a dilation of time and space.
Deeper Desires Book 1 by Lucia Jordan Deeper Desires Book 1 by Lucia Jordan Sep. 30, 2014 10578 words Read a sample
Here is the first book in the ‘Deeper Desires’ Series, a seriously hot and provocative romance by Lucia Jordan, written in her signature style of high passion with searing depictions of sex and emotion.
Take Me Book 1 by Lucia Jordan Take Me Book 1 by Lucia Jordan Sep. 30, 2014 10474 words Read a sample
This is the first book in the ‘Take Me’ Series, a seriously hot and provocative romance by Lucia Jordan, written in her signature style of high passion with searing depictions of sex and emotion.
I'm Sorry by Greg Wilburn I'm Sorry by Greg Wilburn Sep. 30, 2014 4800 words Read a sample
After thirty-one years, eleven months, two weeks, and four days of endless agony, Thomas Wingefeld must die. In the final entry of his blood-smattered diary, Wingefeld relives his crime; all those years ago, he forced Arthur to become the sacrifice. And since that day, he's never been able to escape the weight of his sin. With his death as recompense, he hopes he can show Arthur he truly is sorry.
Sinful Book 1 by Lucia Jordan Sinful Book 1 by Lucia Jordan Sep. 30, 2014 9932 words Read a sample
This is the first book in the ‘Sinful’ Series, a seriously hot and provocative romance by Lucia Jordan, written in her signature style of high passion with searing depictions of sex and emotion.
Stolen Kiss Book 1 by Lucia Jordan Stolen Kiss Book 1 by Lucia Jordan Sep. 30, 2014 11724 words Read a sample
This is the first book in the ‘Stolen Kiss’ Series, a seriously hot and provocative romance by Lucia Jordan, written in her signature style of high passion with searing depictions of sex and emotion.
Of Pagan Gods and other tales by Thomas James Of Pagan Gods and other tales by Thomas James Sep. 30, 2014 21999 words Read a sample
The first collection of short stories by new author Thomas James. Written for those who enjoy fantasy and horror, especially for fans of H.P. Lovecraft.
Your Eyes Only Book 1 by Lucia Jordan Your Eyes Only Book 1 by Lucia Jordan Sep. 30, 2014 9955 words Read a sample
This is the first book in the ‘Your Eyes Only’ Series, a seriously hot and provocative romance by Lucia Jordan, written in her signature style of high passion with searing depictions of sex and emotion.
The Roller Coaster by Benjamin D. Baker The Roller Coaster by Benjamin D. Baker Sep. 30, 2014 4950 words Read a sample
A couple’s date at a theme park is ruined when the spread of a pandemic becomes apparent. Their ride on the roller coaster becomes much more terrifying than they expected.
The Walkers by Benjamin D. Baker The Walkers by Benjamin D. Baker Sep. 30, 2014 5141 words Read a sample
What would you do if you were the only one aware of a zombie outbreak? Hide in your house? Head for the hills? Find out what Harvey Wallace does when the undead show up outside his home.
Toothless by Benjamin D. Baker Toothless by Benjamin D. Baker Sep. 30, 2014 4686 words Read a sample
A scientist attempts to reverse the effects of the zombie outbreak by herself. When her experiments fail she dooms herself to a fate much worse than death.
Naked Book 1 by Lucia Jordan Naked Book 1 by Lucia Jordan Sep. 30, 2014 11063 words Read a sample
Here is the first book in the ‘Naked’ Series, a seriously hot and provocative romance by Lucia Jordan, written in her signature style of high passion with searing depictions of sex and emotion.
Submission Book 1 by Lucia Jordan Submission Book 1 by Lucia Jordan Sep. 30, 2014 10435 words Read a sample
Here is the first book in the ‘Submission’ Series, a seriously hot and provocative romance by Lucia Jordan, written in her signature style of high passion with searing depictions of sex and emotion.