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Kingdom in Distress by Rosella Daventry Kingdom in Distress by Rosella Daventry April 28, 2015 18853 words Read a sample
Bad times are upon Daventry when it becomes a Kingdom in Distress, as evil entities spawn their own plans. This book was written by King's Quest fans (the game series which were created in the late eighties), to King's Quest fans, as a prequel to the game series, this book enrolls the events which led to the first King's Quest.
Atlas of Women by Suzanne Jenkins Atlas of Women by Suzanne Jenkins April 28, 2015 31141 words Read a sample
Atlas of Women is a collection of short stories which cover the life span of women; a girl is haunted after being bullied by her peers until a friend helps her blossom into young womanhood, a mother preoccupied by a mentally ill son forgives her disrespectful daughter posthumously, a wife copes with a psychotic husband by giving him his freedom, and more...
Windhorse Integrative Mental Health Guide for Families by WindhorseIMH Windhorse Integrative Mental Health Guide for Families by WindhorseIMH April 28, 2015 3984 words Read a sample
A guide for families who have a member suffering from a major mental illness
Alan Price and the Colossus of Rhodes by Jonathan Yanez Alan Price and the Colossus of Rhodes by Jonathan Yanez April 28, 2015 66110 words Read a sample
While history was still young, a war for Heaven waged. The defeated were sentenced to a life on earth. They were beaten, not broken. Now using their knowledge of the Ancient Wonders, they have chosen to make their move. The battle for Heaven and earth is about to begin anew. A battle humanity may not endure.
Kung Makalupad Ko by Imelda Nugent Kung Makalupad Ko by Imelda Nugent April 28, 2015 633 words Read a sample
Kani nga libro gisulat para sa mga anak nga ang mga ginikanan nagtrabaho sa layong lugar o laing nasud. Hinaut kini makatabang nga makasabot sila sa gibuhat sa ilang mga ginikinan.
Sea Tales: South Beach Miami by Nick Hernandez Sea Tales: South Beach Miami by Nick Hernandez April 28, 2015 9070 words Read a sample
A prequel to Sea Tales The Guardianship. How the reunion of friends came to be and back round info about South Beach where I spent many years surfing.
Assassin’s Creed IV Black Flag :  Easy Game Tips, Tricks Exposed! by The Blokehead Assassin’s Creed IV Black Flag : Easy Game Tips, Tricks Exposed! by The Blokehead April 28, 2015 5134 words Read a sample
If you like the game Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag or if you are planning to purchase the said game, then now’s your chance to know everything you need to know about it. From the storyline, to gameplay, to tips and tricks on how to ace the game, you will find it all here. Why give yourself a hard time if you can play the game easy and better than your contemporaries?
Uriel's Absolution by Mary Sage Nguyen Uriel's Absolution by Mary Sage Nguyen April 28, 2015 4376 words Read a sample
“The story of a fallen angel who attempts to get back through the golden gates, with the assistance of a terminally ill boy.” Damon Garcia is a normal young boy, except he is knocking at death’s door. He stumbles upon an arch angel Uriel who asks for his aid in order to slay a demonic abomination Tim Timberlake. Who also happens to be an international rockstar. They two search for a spear.The only
In search of a New Zealand national identity by Justin Cahill In search of a New Zealand national identity by Justin Cahill April 28, 2015 6067 words Read a sample
This is an introduction to whether there is a distinctive New Zealand national identity and, if so, what prompted its development, what sustains it and whether it has changed character over time.
Dark Corners: A Collection of Short Works by Kelsi Summers Dark Corners: A Collection of Short Works by Kelsi Summers April 28, 2015 16129 words Read a sample
Inspired by the shadows, Dark Corners is a compilation of shorts stories depicting the darkness that lies within and without. From the changing of the seasons to the death of a loved one, this haunting collection whispers to the reader strains of disquiet and eerie mysticism. Don't be afraid, delve in and let the dark corners of your mind take reign.
Omniscient Sport by Richards Hall Omniscient Sport by Richards Hall April 28, 2015 2314 words Read a sample
Omniscient Sport, the most read sport story, on the most read web site, in the world. Brought to you by Pipco Vending, official vending sponsor of the solar system.
Constant 1 - the bully by Richards Hall Constant 1 - the bully by Richards Hall April 28, 2015 10433 words Read a sample
Do human beings have objective value, or do we exist to compensate ourselves for existing? How can reality hide in plain sight? The answer isn't profound, reality isn't complicated. Complex, granted. The question is why is it hidden as it is? Why is our dimension built the way it is? For our own good? No science here, just observation and an attempt at objective, not objectivist, thinking.
The Crown of Grass - Act I. by Jesse Beeson Tate The Crown of Grass - Act I. by Jesse Beeson Tate April 28, 2015 19178 words Read a sample
Lucius Marcius Falx, the wealthy black sheep of his family, finds himself embroiled in murder and politics in the decaying city of Rome.
Dance of the Vampires by Cornelia Amiri Dance of the Vampires by Cornelia Amiri April 28, 2015 14736 words Sample 30%
Seven vampiric temptresses dance with seven handsome highlanders. Then they turn on the men. Ian's brothers escape and Sorcha's sisters vanish when the sun rises. Leaving Ian unharmed and Sorcha trapped in the earthly realm. Ian's bewitched by the wild delights she offers and Sorcha can't resist the urges he stirs in her. But can passion alone overcome the differences between human and fey?
Unmarked Journey by Dexter Findley Unmarked Journey by Dexter Findley April 28, 2015 47827 words Read a sample
Elra is trapped in her life. Caught between a dysfunctional family situation and the grim reality of inner-city living in contemporary Britain, she spends her days longing for escape. But soon her dreary world is torn apart in an explosive, surreal flash of violence, and she finds herself hunted by something powerful, alien and world-changing, caught up in events beyond her comprehension.
A Letter to my Love by Cheerful Carraway-Caulfield A Letter to my Love by Cheerful Carraway-Caulfield April 28, 2015 2431 words Read a sample
A love letter to the one
Her Billionaire Muse, Book 1 by D.C. Chagnon Her Billionaire Muse, Book 1 by D.C. Chagnon April 28, 2015 11958 words Read a sample
Jade Cooper is a starving artist, evicted from her house. She accepts billionaire Nathaniel's offer to stay in his penthouse while she completes the paintings he commissioned her to do. While there, she discovers the real Nathaniel. In bed, he is all fire, but outside of it? He's guarded ice. Will she give into a man who seems to have a heart of stone? Or will she move on and try to forget him?
10 Tips to Maintain your Relationship by Nandita Rao, Sr 10 Tips to Maintain your Relationship by Nandita Rao, Sr April 28, 2015 284 words Read a sample
It is all about to have and maintain your all relationships with the tips and guide of mine as sometimes the normal things are most important things.
Beautiful Temptations Motorcycle Club Romance - A Short Story by Jodie Sloan Beautiful Temptations Motorcycle Club Romance - A Short Story by Jodie Sloan April 27, 2015 5811 words Read a sample
Alex felt as if the woman beneath him was going to make him lose his mind. The way that her body responded to his every tough and the way that she climaxed so hard, almost as if no other man had ever made her come like this before, it was all too much for him. He looked into her darkened eyes as he pulled his lips away from hers, her parting lips swollen from the kissing.
A Neophyte's Tale, An Abbey Thorne Short Story (The Netherwalker Series, Book 0.5) by CK Dawn A Neophyte's Tale, An Abbey Thorne Short Story (The Netherwalker Series, Book 0.5) by CK Dawn April 27, 2015 8441 words Read a sample
Dive into the Netherwalker Series and find out what lurks beneath the shadows when a word is whispered. The gloaming has found you. Will you answer its call?
Strike Out Poetry by Kennie Kayoz Strike Out Poetry by Kennie Kayoz April 27, 2015 424 words Read a sample
In my life I have so many strikes against me, I chose to write about them so here they are for the world to read.
The Day the Cupid Died! (A Year in the Life of a Suddenly Single... Book I) by Lisa Pendergrass The Day the Cupid Died! (A Year in the Life of a Suddenly Single... Book I) by Lisa Pendergrass April 27, 2015 17494 words Read a sample
Megan Mason has never been single in her entire life. Until she finds herself divorced at 31 and facing her first Valentine’s Day alone. Romance is the last thing on Megan’s mind, but will this serial monogamist be able to help herself? Especially when a handsome new coach determines to make sure this Valentine’s Day won’t be remembered as The Day the Cupid Died!
The Hunter and the Witch by Rachel Chanticleer The Hunter and the Witch by Rachel Chanticleer April 27, 2015 9241 words Read a sample
The Hunter and the Witch is a short Urban Fantasy origin story, featuring Lucius Sempronius Asper, a gladiator bound for centuries by a cruel master, and Bethany Hayes, the witch who captivated him.
RABIES by nixtab23 RABIES by nixtab23 April 27, 2015 70929 words Sample 20%
Boy Fernandez contracts an unknown strain of rabies after getting mauled by a cute, cuddly genetically altered dog named Briar- who then vanishes to nowhere. In addition to a runny nose, Boy now gets super adrenaline strength every time he feels pain- which works out to his advantage as Boy lives in a very rough city rife with pushy, thematic gangs with cool hair-do's. Pay what you like!
Prophecy's Queen: An Epic Fantasy by Timothy Bond Prophecy's Queen: An Epic Fantasy by Timothy Bond April 27, 2015 38755 words Read a sample
In this prequel novella to the epic fantasy series The Triadine Saga, we follow the Elven Princess Rozlynn as she struggles with her role in The Prophecy and what she must do to keep the world from falling into darkness.
The Blood of the Land by Angela Korra'ti The Blood of the Land by Angela Korra'ti April 27, 2015 8592 words
An escaped slave with a secret and her beloved are aided by farmers with a secret of their own, a secret explosively revealed when slave hunters taint the land with the shedding of blood.
Bred to the Billionaire (Billionaire Lovers, Vol. I) by Audrey Nash Bred to the Billionaire (Billionaire Lovers, Vol. I) by Audrey Nash April 27, 2015 4235 words Read a sample
An inventor down on his luck. A young daughter barely of age. And Damian Kohl – billionaire, investor, and a powerful man in desperate need of an heir. Surely they all can come to an agreement? (Adults Only; 4,000+ Words)
To Kill a Bunyip by A R Dent To Kill a Bunyip by A R Dent April 27, 2015 42552 words Read a sample
A fishing village, a writing competition, two dogs and a cat, a tranny politician, and a Bunyip that is killing fishermen. A satirical look at life and religion and myths. My apologies to literary greats as George Orwell, Euripides, Aristophanes, and Spike Milligan; authors who inspired me to write this book. I will sit in the corner and wait for the brickbats or bouquets.
Taken Away: Prison Showers Prologue by Kristoffer Kross Taken Away: Prison Showers Prologue by Kristoffer Kross April 27, 2015 7553 words Read a sample
Meet Jason, a dealer, street kid, gay escort, and all-round hustler with a colorful take on life. His unusual start in the world has equipped him with creative defence mechanisms and a slightly manipulative, take-no-prisoners attitude that serves him well in rough company. When he is taken away by the police for questioning, he knows something is up. Find out what in Prison Showers: Taken Away
A Tender Deception by Sandy Curtis A Tender Deception by Sandy Curtis April 27, 2015 52809 words Read a sample
When she opens the door of her beach house and a man falls, unconscious, into her arms, Emma Richmond thinks he has survived an accident at sea. But she soon discovers his wounds are bullet wounds, and finds it hard to believe his explanation for them.
I, Tim: Memoirs of a Cook on a Moon-Sized Planet-Vaporizing Space Battlestation by Jack Teng I, Tim: Memoirs of a Cook on a Moon-Sized Planet-Vaporizing Space Battlestation by Jack Teng April 27, 2015 53945 words Read a sample
What happens behind the scenes in the Star Wars universe? Should we trust those heroes and their claims? "I, Tim" takes place in a working-class, LGBTQ-friendly parody version of the Star Wars universe; it's a behind-the-scenes look at the efforts that make the heroics possible. The story follows Tim, a line cook and survivor of the destruction of the Deeeath Star and his struggles with PTSD.
The Gumshoe Archives, The Disappearing Lake by Robert Jacob The Gumshoe Archives, The Disappearing Lake by Robert Jacob April 27, 2015 13565 words Read a sample
The small town of Clement has a problem, It's lake is disappearing. Detective Andy Spencer must get to bottom of this mystery quick. These books are fun detective stories that also teach key science concepts meant to compliment the elementary education science curriculum. There is one book for each standard in the science curriculum.
Heel Je Eigen Pijn by Luli Faber Heel Je Eigen Pijn by Luli Faber April 27, 2015 8925 words Read a sample
Dit programma is ontworpen om je te helpen om je eigen pijn te genezen. Het programma legt uit hoe alle lichamelijke pijn ontstaat door de onderdrukking van negatieve emoties in ons. Het biedt hulpmiddelen en oefeningen om je te helpen om de ontkende negatieve emoties die onze pijn creëren te identificeren en los te laten, waardoor onze lichamelijk pijn geneest, zonder noodzaak voor medicijnen.
Questioning Our Animal Friends: Dragonfly, Hyena, Elephant, and Snake by Nancie Louise Questioning Our Animal Friends: Dragonfly, Hyena, Elephant, and Snake by Nancie Louise April 27, 2015 288 words Read a sample
This booklet includes the children poems: Zippy Dragonfly, Young Elephant, Giggling Hyena, and Slithering Snake
The Port of Hambeck – Book I: The Founding. A Medieval Adventure in Minecraft by Benjamin Asmussen The Port of Hambeck – Book I: The Founding. A Medieval Adventure in Minecraft by Benjamin Asmussen April 27, 2015 3598 words Read a sample
The young Lord Occam settles at the mouth of a river and begins construct a settlement. Despite hardships, the town grows and attracts both settlers, merchants and villains. Illustrated with images from the game of Minecraft, the Medieval trading post slowly comes to life in a distinctive graphics style.
A Disastrous Weekend for Salley Virtue by Linda Arditto A Disastrous Weekend for Salley Virtue by Linda Arditto April 27, 2015 2636 words Read a sample
Sally becomes a hero but doesn't want to see another apple as long as she lives. This is the 3rd in the series.
Dayz part 2 by War Hammer Dayz part 2 by War Hammer April 27, 2015 611 words Sample 20%
As the devasting events of being shot ,prisoned ,and stealing a helicopter is not enough for Frankie as he travels he finds a friend unexpectedly.
የነርሱ ኑዛዜ by Hab የነርሱ ኑዛዜ by Hab April 27, 2015 1618 words Read a sample
ነርስ ነኝ። በየሆስፒታሉ የምታገኙት አይነት ነርስ። ነገር ግን የምነግራችሁ ልዩ የሆነ ታሪክ አለኝ። በርግጥ ሆስፒታል የሚሰራ ማንኛዉም ሰዉ ተመሳሳይ የሆነ ታሪክ አለዉ።
The Irritation by Frankie Lassut The Irritation by Frankie Lassut April 27, 2015 4337 words Read a sample
Well ‘whoopy doo!’ Here’s another little Quick Flash story.
The Practical Wisdom of Spiritual Crystals, Crystal Collecting with Crystal Bill - in 3 volumes by Bill Kaunitz The Practical Wisdom of Spiritual Crystals, Crystal Collecting with Crystal Bill - in 3 volumes by Bill Kaunitz April 27, 2015 4025 words Read a sample
50 pages of full color, amazing crystal pictures. This preview of what you will get in his series of books dedicated to crystals. It is a sneak peak at what is in store in the full volume series of Crystal Collecting with Crystal Bill.
The Flotsky Adventures: Part 1 - Double Double, Toy and Trouble by Thomas M. Willett The Flotsky Adventures: Part 1 - Double Double, Toy and Trouble by Thomas M. Willett April 27, 2015 3905 words Read a sample
Burt and Chester are two fast food workers who meet their ultimate foe: a miniature plastic toy that is set on killing them. Will they survive to fight another day?
Started From The Top Now I'm Here by Midnite Love Started From The Top Now I'm Here by Midnite Love April 27, 2015 30559 words Read a sample
An Urban Tale Of Riches To Rags
The Magic Lady and Captain John by Barbara Alfaro The Magic Lady and Captain John by Barbara Alfaro April 27, 2015 2917 words Read a sample
A children's story about a little girl in search of a name and the marvelous adventures she has during that search.
Love's Illusion by Natalie Ducey Love's Illusion by Natalie Ducey April 27, 2015 326 words Read a sample
This illusion of love is haunting my soul. Do I dare to dream, or do I let go? This poem is one of a collection of poems previously published in the book 'The Heart's Journey Home'.
Edrapecor´s Fanfiction Parte II by Edgar Ramon Perez Cordero (Edrapecor) Edrapecor´s Fanfiction Parte II by Edgar Ramon Perez Cordero (Edrapecor) April 27, 2015 13596 words Read a sample
La segunda parte de Edrapecor´s Fanfiction Parte I.
South Sea by Duta Adijaya South Sea by Duta Adijaya April 27, 2015 33574 words Sample 20%
When he uncovered the truth about the lady on the beach, Rama discovered the mysteries that lies. A secret that would change Rama’s destiny and the people around him. A destiny that would bring great changes to mankind. Because Rama encountered a world that was so far only known as a legend.
Story of Xyen: Sense of Normalcy by Kima Prince Story of Xyen: Sense of Normalcy by Kima Prince April 27, 2015 2036 words Read a sample
Lost in a nightmare forest, Ava seeks her home, her normal, and is comforted by a seemingly innocent gift. Her traveling companion, if he can be called that, seems to oppose everything Ava thinks about this world, and what she thinks is normal. Will she ever get back to normal? (This is a short story; thus a quick read)
The Cheating Lassie by Gabriella Vitale The Cheating Lassie by Gabriella Vitale April 27, 2015 1663 words Read a sample
It was the first day of their vacation back to Ireland. Bridget’s husband had spent the entire day celebrating,
Parking Lot Uncle by Gabriella Vitale Parking Lot Uncle by Gabriella Vitale April 27, 2015 1314 words Read a sample
Maureen’s Uncle Eddie's a parking lot attendant at a Railroad commuter parking lot. It's not a great job, but he loves it.
The Witch and the Werewolf by John Burks The Witch and the Werewolf by John Burks April 27, 2015 54037 words Read a sample
Cassandra Kent only wanted spend humanity’s last night in her lover’s embrace, watching as the world killing comet known as Wormwood slammed into the Earth, obliterating life as we know it. For one night she wanted to be free of her over protective mother, free to finally do what she wanted. Fate though, doesn’t always cooperate with one’s desires. Fate, sometimes, is a real bitch.