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Turnabout by Harold C. Jones Turnabout by Harold C. Jones Oct. 25, 2014 2258 words Read a sample
It's complicated. A short story of the future of relationships.
Scary Tales by Nicholas Sherry Scary Tales by Nicholas Sherry Oct. 25, 2014 6415 words Read a sample
These are scary tales, not fairy tales.
Spending the Holy Communion Money by Avril O'Reilly Spending the Holy Communion Money by Avril O'Reilly Oct. 25, 2014 1278 words Read a sample
Kathleen's aunties have been left in charge of her little brothers, Tommy and Teddy, while she goes into town to spend her Holy Communion money. Unfortunately Auntie Dee and Auntie Di do not know much about children. When Tommy and Teddy are quiet the aunties do not realise that silence means trouble.
The Collected #7 NOTICE NEVER PAY by Brian Williams The Collected #7 NOTICE NEVER PAY by Brian Williams Oct. 25, 2014 1613 words Read a sample
This is The Collected, a place so frustrating in its nature that the great philosopher from the planet Alpha Demo, Delphaconnick, called it- “A symbol of truly how Godless and random creation is in its cruelty to life.”
A Terrorist Converts: Why I'm Voting for Hillary Clinton by J.M. Porup A Terrorist Converts: Why I'm Voting for Hillary Clinton by J.M. Porup Oct. 25, 2014 6968 words Read a sample
Will retired terrorist Shazam al-War bin al-Gorithm adapt to his new life in America? After a lengthy baptism, the CIA give Shazam his harp and wings and admit him through those pearly gates to the Holy City Itself: Washington DC. But when he gets picked up for sleeping on a park bench, Shazam must learn to put aside his Waki ways, and embrace Hillary Clinton as his own personal savior.
Light and Darkness by Krishnanand Light and Darkness by Krishnanand Oct. 25, 2014 29705 words Read a sample
Man can learn more from their own experiences than other sources. In his previous years Swami Krishnanand was narrating the experiences and the episodes of his pilgrimage to his visitors. In its mortal Swamiji is not with us but by his writing we feel his immortal and appealing presence with us. The first goal of life is not ‘MOKSHA’ or ‘SAKSHATKAR’ that is the second for a man.
the revision by da unk the revision by da unk Oct. 25, 2014 6531 words Read a sample
the revision is a log of the events happening in the solar system between 2001 and 2099. the century of space colonization brings about new inventions, and some of the same old nonsense of the 20th century.
Come Sing, Nightingale by Anne Spackman Come Sing, Nightingale by Anne Spackman Oct. 25, 2014 2035 words Read a sample
A short story of the lives of Grace and Edward, who meet at university.
Wanderings of a Lonely Mind by A. Ramsey Wanderings of a Lonely Mind by A. Ramsey Oct. 25, 2014 5134 words Read a sample
Poetry is like a constantly changing landscape, or sometimes like an old friend that changes gradually over the years. In either case there seems to be the one constant - change. It seems to inspire the excitement of what’s to come, warn of what may be lost, and cause a reexamination of things we believe to be real. Sunny days turn to storms, downpours into to trickles, for everything changes.
A Site Guide to St-Lazare sand pits by Mark Dennis A Site Guide to St-Lazare sand pits by Mark Dennis Oct. 25, 2014 15814 words Read a sample
A comprehensive guide for the naturalist visiting St-Lazare sand pits in southern Quebec, Canada.
Group Hugs by Edgar Million Group Hugs by Edgar Million Oct. 25, 2014 2725 words Read a sample
God is in a bad way. A little too free and easy with his fists and his wife has had enough, so he's started attending a support group for abusive partners. The problem is, God isn't so sure he wants to change.
Halloween Night: A Short Story by M.J. Fontana Halloween Night: A Short Story by M.J. Fontana Oct. 25, 2014 7012 words Read a sample
James is alone on Halloween night. His parents go to a Halloween Party, but never return. The search for James's parents begins.
Kalos Kai Agathos: a story of a man by Anne Spackman Kalos Kai Agathos: a story of a man by Anne Spackman Oct. 25, 2014 1224 words Read a sample
This is a short story of a university professor's feelings towards his students as Graduation Day approaches.
A Thousand Faces by M.W. Jakobs A Thousand Faces by M.W. Jakobs Oct. 25, 2014 55313 words Read a sample
A Thousand Faces is a story about heroism, love and revenge. The story takes place during a night in Tokyo where a two members of the Japanese Mafia, the yakuza, befriend each other. But everything isn't as it seems...
The Reading by Penny Pendleton The Reading by Penny Pendleton Oct. 25, 2014 1084 words Read a sample
Can she give him closure.
Orgasm Incorporated, Book One: Introduction to an Erotic Display by Karl Five Orgasm Incorporated, Book One: Introduction to an Erotic Display by Karl Five Oct. 25, 2014 9526 words Read a sample
We're in a future where the population explosion has led to way too many people. Life is brutal and short. The business called Orgasm Incorporated supplies the very few Rich folks with whatever they want in the way of sex with folks of either gender. Book One: Introduction to an Erotic Display, will show the reader a small part of this world, as seen through the eyes eyes of a young Trainee.
Robina by Leigh Cerva Robina by Leigh Cerva Oct. 25, 2014 5069 words Read a sample
Heartbroken over her parents’ death, Lady Robina Brinkhurst wishes to have nothing to do with the man who has inherited her father’s title or his son. But the Dowager Countess of Glenhamond, is convinced that the new earl’s son is the key to reestablishing happiness in Robina’s life, and continues on in her own fixed aim of seeing her granddaughter’s heart mended.
The Swan Gift by Anne Spackman The Swan Gift by Anne Spackman Oct. 25, 2014 2034 words Read a sample
Kristine and Nate have an argument, and decide to break up in the end.
The Added Value Playbook by Troy Kirby The Added Value Playbook by Troy Kirby Oct. 25, 2014 10378 words Read a sample
A sports business text examining the role of enticements such as Bobbleheads on marketing and promotion plans.
My Love Paul by Stephanie Moran My Love Paul by Stephanie Moran Oct. 25, 2014 2648 words Read a sample
On the verge of a mid life crisis Lexus, a mentally unstable stay at home Mom finds her husband is having an affair with her best friend and brutally murders him with a shovel; but when the cops begin pointing fingers at his mistress she learns she just might get away with it.
The Doctor's Assistant by Children of the Wells The Doctor's Assistant by Children of the Wells Oct. 25, 2014 26925 words Read a sample
Book 2 - Where do you go when there’s nothing left? Bron and Calea are on the road to Thyrion in search of magic, but In the small town of Averieom, they find assistance—and more than they bargained for. Young Nyasha Cormorin has been assisting doctors in Averieom for years. But after the Cataclysm, she no longer feels any ties to the community. She’s determined to leave, and no one will stop her
How to Teach the Autobiographical Essay Composition Project in 9 Classes by David Bruce How to Teach the Autobiographical Essay Composition Project in 9 Classes by David Bruce Oct. 25, 2014 80813 words Read a sample
This document gives one way of teaching the autobiographical essay to students, although it should also be useful to people who are not students, but who want to write this kind of essay.
Sage Teon and the L Word by S. Usher Evans Sage Teon and the L Word by S. Usher Evans Oct. 25, 2014 4304 words Read a sample
Razia's mouth always causes her trouble, but this time Sage is the one who's painted himself in a corner. His pirate runner gave him an ultimatum - if the feisty female bounty hunter is captured, she's out of the web. And when he finds out someone has her in their sights, he's got to figure out a way to keep her out of trouble - without her knowing.
The Bear by Harold C. Jones The Bear by Harold C. Jones Oct. 25, 2014 13185 words Read a sample
James has always wanted to spend a week alone in Algonquin Park. There is no true adventure without a little suffering, a little sacrifice, a little risk. It's a physical, spiritual and psychological challenge. Once he gets a few kilometres into the wilderness, anything can happen. A short story.
I Dare You by Zachary Zbarsky I Dare You by Zachary Zbarsky Oct. 25, 2014 3007 words Sample 15%
Uncover the confidence you had all along to charge head-on at the lifestyle you have always wanted.
Adam&Eva - Paradisium Anteprima di Alessandro H. Den e Maria E. Gattuso by Alessandro H. Den Adam&Eva - Paradisium Anteprima di Alessandro H. Den e Maria E. Gattuso by Alessandro H. Den Oct. 25, 2014 5377 words Read a sample
Adam&Eva riprende una delle storie piu conosciute al mondo, quella della Creazione e, seguendo le orme della Genesi, mischia le carte in tavola offrendo al lettore un'inaspettata interpretazione. In uscita a Ottobre 2014 nelle migliori librerie
The Incredibly Slow Moving Life of Simon Dinkledge - Birthdays by Justin Johnson The Incredibly Slow Moving Life of Simon Dinkledge - Birthdays by Justin Johnson Oct. 25, 2014 3117 words Read a sample
Simon hates a lot of things. These things always seem to make time stand still for him. Read his reasons for hating such things as birthdays, trips to the dentist, and Christmas in this comedic series of Children's short stories! This is the first story in the series.
The Surreal Adventures of Anthony Zen:  Episode 3 - One Day During Work by Cameron A. Straughan The Surreal Adventures of Anthony Zen: Episode 3 - One Day During Work by Cameron A. Straughan Oct. 25, 2014 1866 words Read a sample
Stop what you're doing. Look around. Is this it? Snap out of it. Check your watch. Get back to work. Do not attempt to be different. Blend in. Buy something. The cycle must continue ... or does it? One man has broken free. Join him in his search for enlightenment, inner peace, and a really good pair of trousers.
Ocean Spirit : The Story of an Undine by Anne Spackman Ocean Spirit : The Story of an Undine by Anne Spackman Oct. 25, 2014 2808 words Read a sample
Brandon, a surfer from San Diego, takes a business trip to Boston, where he meets a mysterious woman on the beach.
The Passive Income Guide for Beginners: Learn How to Earn Passive Income Online & Obtain Financial Freedom by Making Money from Home by Joy Publishing The Passive Income Guide for Beginners: Learn How to Earn Passive Income Online & Obtain Financial Freedom by Making Money from Home by Joy Publishing Oct. 25, 2014 4350 words Read a sample
You’re about to discover how to... Earn a lot of money through passive income and you will also learn your options on having an online business. There are also tips on what to do when you are just starting and how to keep the business alive and flowing freely. Read on to stay motivated when you are doing your own business using the internet...
The Complete Cleansing Guide for Beginners: How to Lose Weight Fast to Optimize Your Health, Revitalize Your Appearance & Rapidly Increase Your Energy Through Cleanse Diets by Joy Publishing The Complete Cleansing Guide for Beginners: How to Lose Weight Fast to Optimize Your Health, Revitalize Your Appearance & Rapidly Increase Your Energy Through Cleanse Diets by Joy Publishing Oct. 25, 2014 4540 words Read a sample
Reap the benefits of Cleansing Diet programs to Lose Weight Fast and Optimize your overall health Here Is A Preview Of What You'll Learn... The Basics of a Cleansing Diet The Numerous Benefits of a Cleansing Diet Top 14 Cleansing Foods Popular Types of Cleansing Diets Sample Cleansing Diet Recipes and Tips And much, much more!
Diesel by Ивайло Гогов Diesel by Ивайло Гогов Oct. 24, 2014 3226 words Read a sample
Поезия, написана наново от светлата страна на живота
Colonial Adventure : Graphic Novella and Short Stories in Rhythmic Prose by H.Ann Ackroyd Colonial Adventure : Graphic Novella and Short Stories in Rhythmic Prose by H.Ann Ackroyd Oct. 24, 2014 12124 words Read a sample
Colonial Adventure is a graphic novella written in rhythmic prose depicting a slice of British colonial history (1936—1977) as experienced by individuals on both sides of the racial conflict.
Book Marketing Like A Pro : Proven Book Marketing Tips from Best Selling Authors and Self-Publishing Expert by Mayowa Ajisafe Book Marketing Like A Pro : Proven Book Marketing Tips from Best Selling Authors and Self-Publishing Expert by Mayowa Ajisafe Oct. 24, 2014 18262 words Read a sample
This book contains interview with best selling authors and self publishing experts like Rachael Abbott,Hugh Howey,Trevor Young,Jane Dixon Smith,Brian Cormack Barr,Steven Lewis and so many others authorities in the self publishing world. And one thing they all do is sharing how best how can market and promote your books as well as how to build your author platform through blogging and social media
200 Shorter Stories by C. H. Aalberry 200 Shorter Stories by C. H. Aalberry Oct. 24, 2014 8633 words Read a sample
Two hundred tales of two hundred letters and spaces. Plots, worlds and character refined to their essence. Sci-fi, whimsy, fantasy, horror, thriller and more. Short stories unlike any you’ve read before!
Book 14- Streets Paved with Gold by Clive Cooke Book 14- Streets Paved with Gold by Clive Cooke Oct. 24, 2014 5291 words Read a sample
The year is 1901 during the Anglo-Boer war. A small town in the Northern Cape is under siege by the Boers. Food in the town is in short supply. Officially, the indigenous black and brown population are not involved in the war. It is a white man’s war. Or is this just a little white lie?
Kindle Unlimited Cash | How I make $5,000 per month publishing 20 page guides by Elizabeth McNew Kindle Unlimited Cash | How I make $5,000 per month publishing 20 page guides by Elizabeth McNew Oct. 24, 2014 9226 words Read a sample
...Step 3 gives you the final tools to allow this entire system to come together and work its magic. We'll give you special codes to use for promoting your book, and we'll show you how to land your book on the front page of the search engine, giving your E-book massive exposure to hundreds of thousands of readers.
Worth a Thousand Words by Tarah Flicek Worth a Thousand Words by Tarah Flicek Oct. 24, 2014 1431 words Read a sample
When the spoils of war is paid with blood, will the ghost of one soldier's daughter save him from the limbos of the afterlife?
Blood Treasure #1 (New Adult Vampire Romance) by Mac Flynn Blood Treasure #1 (New Adult Vampire Romance) by Mac Flynn Oct. 24, 2014 7150 words Read a sample
A forgotten tomb, a bored college-aged woman, and one wrong step lead to a sensual encounter. Mary Murray is the college-aged student, a woman bored out of her mind with digging for artifacts that aren’t there. Things change when a fellow student stumbles on a lost tomb and her careless professor unleashed pleasures she never imagined.
Sherlock Holmes And The Case Of The Virgin Bride by Belinda LaPage Sherlock Holmes And The Case Of The Virgin Bride by Belinda LaPage Oct. 24, 2014 13991 words Read a sample
Sherlock Holmes' incredible intellect is without limit. There is nothing he does not know about poisons, footprints, criminal behaviour. you name it. His one flaw is women; Holmes just doesn't understand them. Their desires, their bodies. nothing. So when a wealthy lord engages the great detective to discover why he cannot penetrate his bride. well, it's lucky Holmes has a friend like Watson.
The messAGE by 2MOONz The messAGE by 2MOONz Oct. 24, 2014 28691 words Read a sample
Rap as a sense of poetry is a pedestal to beckon a message. The words and music that came out of this long recording session, have been the keys to solving a complicated puzzle I've been working on for quite some time. The visuals are, as important as the acoustics.
The Charred Lands: Apocalypse of Fire by Josh A. Murphy The Charred Lands: Apocalypse of Fire by Josh A. Murphy Oct. 24, 2014 44373 words Read a sample
Zachary Jefford has only known The Charred Lands, he was born into them – The world that once was is nothing more than stories and tales passed onto him from the elder generation. He has spent his entire life guarded from the harsh realities of the world by big walls and seclusion, but soon his entire way of life is threatened as the very creatures that destroyed the world stumble across his Haven
Encounters by Harold C. Jones Encounters by Harold C. Jones Oct. 24, 2014 27959 words Read a sample
Five stories of gay love, from young lovers to fantasy spanning time and space. Hot reads from the pen of Harold C. Jones.
Outside The Cube by Sandy Monroe Outside The Cube by Sandy Monroe Oct. 24, 2014 4570 words Read a sample
What happens when friends are coming over and want to watch The Cube?
The Teaser by Michael Dalton The Teaser by Michael Dalton Oct. 24, 2014 21874 words Read a sample
What if the love of your life isn't allowed to love anyone at all? Manhattan lawyer Tom Dempsey has a pedigreed background—a wealthy father and a grandfather who's a federal judge—but it isn't enough for the woman he wants.
Darkest Before The Dawn by H. M. Reynolds Darkest Before The Dawn by H. M. Reynolds Oct. 24, 2014 13329 words Read a sample
A sampler of four Science Fiction and Horror short stories.
The Professional by J. M. Daniel The Professional by J. M. Daniel Oct. 24, 2014 21446 words Sample 20%
Ethan Whales is an X-special forces soldier, turned private investigator, that is facing hard times. After the murder of his wife and daughter, Ethan finds himself in deep depression. Ethan's life long friend, Martin, introduces him to a new client. Rebecca Gant is in a dangerous marriage and can't get out. With little hope Rebecca turns to Ethan for help.
Midnight Ghost by Manelle Oliphant Midnight Ghost by Manelle Oliphant Oct. 24, 2014 727 words Read a sample
A man is in love with a ghost who makes it clear what she thinks of him. This is a short story with 2 illustrations.
Mary & Her Brother George Get Kinky With Their Family - An Incest Story Series – Part 1 by Colin Hobbs Mary & Her Brother George Get Kinky With Their Family - An Incest Story Series – Part 1 by Colin Hobbs Oct. 24, 2014 0 words Read a sample
The story line develops at a carefully-slow pace. The Story starts with a brother seeing his sister Mary having sex with her boyfriend & then Story starts and don’t just keep it bro/sis or mom/son but all of the family, including the cousins and Aunt are together in the Incest world having a Damn Hot Orgy. This book is not an ordinary book but a Novel of Incest, Forbidden Lust and Taboo Temptation
O HOMEM QUE VOLTAVA by Roberto Axe O HOMEM QUE VOLTAVA by Roberto Axe Oct. 24, 2014 28278 words Read a sample
Uma cidade perdida no mapa. Um crime injusto e o temor da população pela terrível vingança do homem que vinha do mar... Por que será que mesmo sendo abatido novamente ele sempre voltava?