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The Things They Collected by Mark S. R. Peterson The Things They Collected by Mark S. R. Peterson July 22, 2014 2021 words Read a sample
Tim Scudder collects things. Magazines, newspapers, tools, you name it. But one day Tim discovers the premiere issue of a new magazine is the next must-have. There's just one problem. He can't seem to get his hands on it.
CONCUSSION: BURN by RICHARD SKEET CONCUSSION: BURN by RICHARD SKEET July 22, 2014 16242 words Read a sample
RAY, 12 years old, spent the summer learning a FEW things: Magick. Combat. Strategy. Warrior Philosophy- FURAI TRAINED: Confident. Fearless. Brash. Wizard. Warrior. Soldier. Leader. FURAI. RAY's graduated, MASTERED his teachings. LETHAL, strutting with confidence. READY, to take on ALL challenges. READY, to settle an old score. READY, to TAKE what's his. READY to BURN! READY TO BURN?
Laughing Through My Tears by Mia Soto Laughing Through My Tears by Mia Soto July 22, 2014 60413 words Read a sample
Love, food and magic. It's a potent combination, but it is strong enough to face Margo? When temperatures rise and and the unexplained takes over common sense, maybe the best she can do is hang on through the ride, forget about those tears, and just start laughing already.
Sophie, Rice and Fish by Mark Hill Sophie, Rice and Fish by Mark Hill July 22, 2014 70823 words Read a sample
Stuck in a job he hates, madly smitten with a woman two decades his junior, racing helplessly into middle age and living in a world where vodka and orange juice is considered breakfast food, Mark Hill quits his job and moves to a small town in Southern Portugal.
CONCUSSION: SIP by RICHARD SKEET CONCUSSION: SIP by RICHARD SKEET July 22, 2014 2616 words Read a sample
RAY enters the dojo today. 12 years old, learning FURAI secrets. DANGEROUS knowledge- Men have: Killed for it. Died for it. Been persecuted for it. Been burned at the stake to suppress it. KNOWLEDGE: That built the pyramids. That parted the Red Sea. That caused man to be expelled from Eden. LOST, when the Romans burned The Library at Alexandria. Desire a taste? SIP?
Tips for Growing Radicchio in Your Garden by Robert Donaldson Tips for Growing Radicchio in Your Garden by Robert Donaldson July 22, 2014 681 words Read a sample
Radicchio has a nutty, spicy and bitter taste that is much smoother when roasted or grilled. The bright red and white leaves of this plant are often used to add color to salads.
The Tunnel Dream by A.S. Morrison The Tunnel Dream by A.S. Morrison July 22, 2014 21183 words Read a sample
A man has a recurring dream where he is going through a tunnel. Every night it gets worse but he can't figure out its meaning. He hopes its innocent, but the world is a dangerous place, and it becomes more dangerous everyday.
Beyond Poetry, Love by Mahnoor Naqvi Beyond Poetry, Love by Mahnoor Naqvi July 22, 2014 3499 words Read a sample
A small collection of poetry that dives through love and romance. Being heartbroken is one thing, but being able to know what love is another thing. Love is magical, aand without a doubt, there is no other romantic way to settle it then through poetry and chocolate.
Satiated: A Short Story by Sadie Elise Satiated: A Short Story by Sadie Elise July 22, 2014 2143 words Read a sample
1,941 words, Only excitement supersedes her threatening nerves. It's been years since she's seen him. Her first lover as teens and a brilliant Dominant in his early twenties. Over the crest of thirty, a lifetime of decisions have kept them apart. Physically. This trip is impulsive and completely avoidable. Chicago isn't her home like it is his. That's not to say it cannot be the perfect release
The Yggdrasil Codex by Hugh B. Long The Yggdrasil Codex by Hugh B. Long July 22, 2014 15640 words Sample 20%
In this life there are a great many profound questions that have yet to be answered. In the short story The Yggdrasil Codex, two University researchers stumble upon an incredible secret encoded on ancient Scandinavian runestones. Their discovery leads them into the world of modern code-breakers and ultimately leads to a revelation with galactic consequences!
Tips for Growing Dill in Your Garden and in Containers by Robert Donaldson Tips for Growing Dill in Your Garden and in Containers by Robert Donaldson July 22, 2014 643 words Read a sample
Cooks have found many uses for dill in the kitchen. The freshly chopped leaves can improve the flavor of soups, salads, stews and stuffing.
Desperate Poems by Wesley Allison Desperate Poems by Wesley Allison July 22, 2014 12842 words Read a sample
A collection of seventy poems (some more desperate than others) about life, love, desire, being young, and growing old.
Tips for Growing Rhubarb in Your Garden by Robert Donaldson Tips for Growing Rhubarb in Your Garden by Robert Donaldson July 22, 2014 540 words Read a sample
Rhubarb is native to Asia and Eastern Europe. This vegetable was cultivated in China about 2700 B.C. The first rhubarb appeared in the US in 1893 in Seattle, Washington.
Overcoming Depression: The Ultimate Cure Guide To Eliminating Depression And Anxiety One Step At A Time & Being Free by Larry Kennedy Overcoming Depression: The Ultimate Cure Guide To Eliminating Depression And Anxiety One Step At A Time & Being Free by Larry Kennedy July 22, 2014 5036 words Read a sample
Here Is A Preview Of What You'll Learn... What is Depression? Different Types of Depression and Their Symptoms Causes of Depression Overcome Depression Naturally Learn Your Patterns and Start Changing Improve Your Lifestyle Develop Supportive Relationships Therapies for Depression Medicines to Get Rid of Depression Benefits of Overcoming Depression Much, much more!
A Beginner's Guide to Smoothies by Jennifer Reisinger A Beginner's Guide to Smoothies by Jennifer Reisinger July 22, 2014 573 words Read a sample
Beginning Smoothie recipes and step by step basics to create your own.
Forced Entry by komrade komura Forced Entry by komrade komura July 22, 2014 13874 words Read a sample
4 grow houses. 30 months. 8 million dollars. Under the radar, always a denominator, never a numerator. A refugee from a high rise corporate plantation was in his 19th month and sailing safely toward the finish line.The kid was looking for a dry place to stay, away from the cops, away from the shit on the streets. Jackson, Mississippi is a toxic place. Been that way for a long time.
Overcoming Fear: The Ultimate Strategic Guide To Eliminating Worry And Anxiety Forever & Building Self-Confidence And Courage by Larry Kennedy Overcoming Fear: The Ultimate Strategic Guide To Eliminating Worry And Anxiety Forever & Building Self-Confidence And Courage by Larry Kennedy July 22, 2014 4916 words Read a sample
Here Is A Preview Of What You'll Learn... Time-Tested Strategies to Conquer Fear and Worry Techniques to Build Confidence and Courage Processes to Free Your Mind How to Live a More Positive and Empowered Life Real Life Steps and Practices How to Become More Joyful How to Change the Way You See Yourself and the World How to Obliterate Your Old Ways of Thinking Much, much more!
Apostolic Spark! by JeffHartensveld Apostolic Spark! by JeffHartensveld July 22, 2014 16291 words Read a sample
Apostolic Spark will ignite in you a hope that there is no place to difficult and no people too resistant to an apostle operating under the anointing of the Holy Spirit.
Duchess The Queen of The Streets by Sonnquetta Wilkerson Duchess The Queen of The Streets by Sonnquetta Wilkerson July 22, 2014 10661 words Read a sample
Duchess witness the murder of her mother by her father at the age of seventeen. After killing Ductchess mother he turned the gun on her leaving her for dead, Shockingly Ducthess survived just to relive more pain. After finding her big mommy dead in a box Ducvhess was convince that her father was behindthe brutal murder. Hurt and angry Duchess is out for revenge and will stop at nothing to get it
Darkness Ahead: Part 3 by Lijah Phoenix Darkness Ahead: Part 3 by Lijah Phoenix July 22, 2014 15257 words Read a sample
*Spoiler* I recommend reading parts 1 and 2 first. You can find the links below! Mason has been thrown back into the wasteland world surrounding the Spire; a world desolate, dead, and filled with the most menacing creatures that ever walked the earth… the Leachers.
The Muslim Prayer book How to Pray Step-by-Step and the Rewards of Islamic prayers by Faisal Fahim The Muslim Prayer book How to Pray Step-by-Step and the Rewards of Islamic prayers by Faisal Fahim July 22, 2014 48844 words Read a sample
The Muslim Prayer book How to Pray Step-by-Step and the Rewards of Islamic prayers
The Monster in the Mirror by Jack Forge The Monster in the Mirror by Jack Forge July 22, 2014 614 words Read a sample
A sort of horror story told in free verse.
Chop Shop by Jon Jefferson Chop Shop by Jon Jefferson July 22, 2014 1388 words Read a sample
Even a minor change can have long range consequences.
Men Wore Hats by Brian Wheeler Men Wore Hats by Brian Wheeler July 22, 2014 6703 words Read a sample
The community of Monteray's suffering budget dooms the park's baseball diamond to demolition to make way for development. The community gives Mr. Harmon the task of informing Coach Boyle of the decision. Mr. Harmon's conversation with the aging, yet still powerful, coach proves a difficult one, for the the gap between the two men assign them each to a different time.
Hans, un Dragon Galben si Rau by Sebastian Mathias Hans, un Dragon Galben si Rau by Sebastian Mathias July 22, 2014 10100 words Read a sample
Au trecut zeci de ani de cand a fost incheiata pacea dintre Oameni si Dragoni...
A 10 minute intro to Lunchtime Business English Lessons by Phil Wade A 10 minute intro to Lunchtime Business English Lessons by Phil Wade July 22, 2014 1364 words Read a sample
This book is for any Business English teachers currently or interested in giving lessons at lunchtime. It covers the ingredients of a lesson, tech, activities and describes several useful websites. There are also 2 sample lessons. The 10 minute intro to series is designed to give you a quick practical guide to various aspects of Business English Teaching.
Curves And Contracts: At His Mercy (Part One) (A BBW Billionaire BDSM Erotic Romance Novelette) by Bethany Rousseau Curves And Contracts: At His Mercy (Part One) (A BBW Billionaire BDSM Erotic Romance Novelette) by Bethany Rousseau July 22, 2014 17570 words Read a sample
Sexy and curvaceous, Gabrielle Young is comfortable in her own skin; however, this doesn't stop a snivelling interviewer taking an apparent dislike to her. Never one to back down from a fight, Gabrielle won't lose this job so easily! Acting on furious impulse, she stows herself away in an elevator, and rides to the top of the building, aiming to take one of his superiors to task...
Advances in Human Biology (Vol 3 Iss 3) by drsantoshkumar2004 Advances in Human Biology (Vol 3 Iss 3) by drsantoshkumar2004 July 22, 2014 2596 words Read a sample
Advances in Human Biology (AHB) is a peer reviewed and open-access journal providing up-to date information encompassing all the branches and fields of human science. AHB publishes Research articles, Review articles, Letters to editor, Brief communications, Case reports, Book reviews and Opinion articles related to basic, clinical and super specialization branches related to all medical and parame
Adventures of a Lesbian Cowboy by Teresa Wymore Adventures of a Lesbian Cowboy by Teresa Wymore July 22, 2014 5009 words Read a sample
Wherein Mr. Charlie Bluff captures a murderer in Rawlins and earns the favors of Miss Pretty Delaney.
Pulse by Pulse by Teresa Wymore Pulse by Pulse by Teresa Wymore July 22, 2014 6106 words Read a sample
Despite the shark inside, a hybrid spends her nights hunting for something no animal desires.
Beach Climb (JoJo's BDSM Adventure Part 1) by Luke King Beach Climb (JoJo's BDSM Adventure Part 1) by Luke King July 22, 2014 13573 words Read a sample
JoJo just turned 18. He meets a group of climbers at the beach and has a fall. Before he knows it he's back at this guy Laurie's place, only Laurie turns out to be the owner of a bondage dungeon. JoJo, a straight, Christian boy from the South, is amazed. Within minutes he’s swinging from chains, bound and gagged. But the real fun starts when Laurie turns his muscle on the junk between JoJo's legs.
The Beard That Walks by Steeven R. Orr The Beard That Walks by Steeven R. Orr July 22, 2014 4306 words Read a sample
Monsters exist. They are out there roaming the night and feeding off of the nightmares of our children. Once in a while, a monster decides to forgo the meal of fear, and tries instead to just eat the child. Not if the Beard That Walks has anything to say about it. The eighth in a series of free short stories by Steeven R. Orr, author of Holliday’s Gold.
The Corporate America Guide To Getting The Best From Your Team by Richard Parkes Cordock The Corporate America Guide To Getting The Best From Your Team by Richard Parkes Cordock July 22, 2014 25084 words Read a sample
The Corporate America Guide To Getting The Best From Your Team Tools and Methodology to Get the Best From Your Team in Just 4 x ½ Day Sessions
Shaving Mr. Jacobs - Episode 2 : Applying Lather by Bon Johnson Shaving Mr. Jacobs - Episode 2 : Applying Lather by Bon Johnson July 22, 2014 460 words Read a sample
Johnny and Rebecca set out to try their first attempt on achieving the impossible....Shaving Mr. Jacobs
London Bites by Justin Gowland London Bites by Justin Gowland July 22, 2014 56683 words Read a sample
First in the three part Reaper series.
Big Ban Theory: Elementary Essence Applied to Arsenic, Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind, Earth Super Ego, and Sunflower Diaries 30th, Volume 33 by Rod Island Big Ban Theory: Elementary Essence Applied to Arsenic, Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind, Earth Super Ego, and Sunflower Diaries 30th, Volume 33 by Rod Island July 21, 2014 31965 words Read a sample
Volume 33 is a continuation of Volume 32. It cites news articles of Psychic Significance for 7/21 of 2014. It does an analysis of "The Big Bang Theory" #7.4 "Raiders Minimization." It also examines Sigmund Freud's concept of the Super Ego coupled with the idea of the Consciuosness of the Planet as a God Presence that can serve as one to guide the human race.
CONCUSSION: BECOME by RICHARD SKEET CONCUSSION: BECOME by RICHARD SKEET July 21, 2014 3083 words Read a sample
Ray's education begins today. A warrior's education. NOT what Ray learned from: peers, church, school, Barney, Mr. Rogers- A new world: Wealth. Power. Discipline. Supernatural energy. MAJIK! Beyond martial arts! With the right training, FURAI: KILL with a thought; Gain ANYTHING desired; PUNCH through a ribcage, CRUSH a beating heart- 12 years old, with this kind of power: What will RAY BECOME?
Confessions of a Young Prison Guard by Paul Stephens Confessions of a Young Prison Guard by Paul Stephens July 21, 2014 48039 words Read a sample
Let Paul Stephens take you on a tour like no other and one you will never forget. His work is so graphically detailed that it will leave you laughing, astonished, bewildered, and maybe just queasy enough to toss your cookies. It will leave images in your mind that will be hard to dislodge. This book will also bring a new appreciation for those who work behind the wall. Read if you dare.......
Herpes: The Ultimate Herpes Cure by Richard Samuelson Herpes: The Ultimate Herpes Cure by Richard Samuelson July 21, 2014 6407 words Read a sample
Here Is A Preview Of What You'll Learn... Main Causes of the Disease Its Symptoms & Cure Body Herpes: Its Varieties & Methods of Cure Diagnostics of Different Herpes Types According to Body Eruptions Pharmaceuticals for Effective Herpes Cure Much, much more!
Story Anatomy – A collection of short stories. by Steven Hammon Story Anatomy – A collection of short stories. by Steven Hammon July 21, 2014 89678 words Read a sample
High Concept Short Stories in the vein of Philip K. Dick. Various genres but all with a thread of action and tension about them. Each one is short enough to enjoy as if you were watching a film.
Anica Storm & The Wand Of Time (Part 1 of 4) by Steven Wolff Anica Storm & The Wand Of Time (Part 1 of 4) by Steven Wolff July 21, 2014 32541 words Read a sample
Anica Storm just wanted to have a nice quiet vacation in Europe. She saved up all her hard earned cash for what she thought was going to be a dull, ho-hum trip, but instead will turn out to be one she'll never forget. Filled with excitement, action, adventure and more, Anica Storm & The Wand of Time will keep you reading past your bed time because you'll never know where the book is going.
An African Fable: Monkey Trouble! (Book #6, African Fable Series) by Salome Byleveldt An African Fable: Monkey Trouble! (Book #6, African Fable Series) by Salome Byleveldt July 21, 2014 7560 words Read a sample
Somebody has been telling stories about the Animals and Lion is roaring mad! The Storyteller must now draw pictures of all the Animals, but Monkey makes a lot of trouble. Will the pictures be done before the big rains start? Will the Storyteller make it back across the river in time? (With illustrations)
Camino al Árbol Negro by Sebastian Sanabria, Sr Camino al Árbol Negro by Sebastian Sanabria, Sr July 21, 2014 3811 words Read a sample
Un camino lleno de confusión y de recuerdos, de atardeceres y de un romance perdido.
Whaling in early New Zealand by Anton Flude Whaling in early New Zealand by Anton Flude July 21, 2014 2748 words Read a sample
A short account of the Whaling days in New Zealand. The oil from the blubber of the Whales was a valuable commodity in those days ,where it was used to light oil lamps as well as to lubricate delicate machinery and watches. The introduction of the motor car oil and petrol, gas lamps and electricity caused a gradual decline in its use. New Zealand ceased commercial whaling in 1964..
The Dirge: Series Pilot by Xavier P. Otter The Dirge: Series Pilot by Xavier P. Otter July 21, 2014 21921 words Read a sample
More than any other time in their history the Dwarves need heroes, a crazy inventor and his family are the ones who step up to the challenge. Dr. Kilgen is a Dwarf on a mission. Since the dragons attacked his village he has spent every minute that he isn’t saving Dwarves at the hospital inventing steam powered machines of mass dragon destruction.
Too Scandalous - Book 1 by L L Kipling Too Scandalous - Book 1 by L L Kipling July 21, 2014 20136 words Read a sample
In the steamy, provocative Too Scandalous, Jordyn Ben-Gary is the girl who has it all! A promising career, rich lifestyle and pure independence is all this girl needs to make her happy. That's until she meets Colin Brooks, her best friend's hot fiance.
Fired by Vivian Farrow Fired by Vivian Farrow July 21, 2014 3306 words Read a sample
Billionaire Andre West has conquered the business world and now devotes most of his time to training of "assistants," from whom he demands complete submission. In exchange he offers them mind-blowing sex and an opulent lifestyle. When he is forced fire his personal assistant for indiscretion, he realizes just how rare a good woman really is. Enter Stephanie, the no-nonsense young professional he k
Encounters 2 by J.A. Behnke Encounters 2 by J.A. Behnke July 21, 2014 2756 words Read a sample
Encounters 2 is another delightful, although embellished, true story about encounters with critters. You will love this new character who refuses boredom, dares to take control of her own fate, finds her place in the world and dreams to do the impossible.
¿Qué Sabes Sobre?:  Temas Del Partido by Anonymous Author ¿Qué Sabes Sobre?: Temas Del Partido by Anonymous Author July 21, 2014 1402 words Read a sample
Imagínese haciendo una fiesta temática para cualquier ocasión ya que tienes ideas de la fiesta. Millones de niños y adultos les encanta partes, pero puede ser un trabajo duro, pero es divertido.
Musings of an Untutored Pen by Fizza Younis Musings of an Untutored Pen by Fizza Younis July 21, 2014 1323 words Read a sample
A collection of fun to read poems