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This, I Believe by Matt Sorensen This, I Believe by Matt Sorensen Dec. 17, 2014 14282 words Read a sample
"This, I Believe" is the culmination of the author's struggle to come to the grips with the nature of God, and to reconcile the differences between Creationists and Evolutionists over the origin of life. The Holy Bible is meant to answer the age-old questions of who we are and why we are here. In the author's opinion It tells the "why" of existance and leaves scientists to explain the "how".
To Kill a Priest - The Priors, Episode 2 by Weston Kincade To Kill a Priest - The Priors, Episode 2 by Weston Kincade Dec. 17, 2014 8010 words Read a sample
Chapters 6 – 10 The universe is much larger than people think—with worlds spanning into infinity and human kind evolving into everything from vampires to the unknown. Are you one of these unlucky few? As Madelin strives to overcome her induced amnesia, she must elude PASTOR agents, find her godfather, and reveal who she can trust. Maybe she can discover her potential and why they are after her.
A Woman of Substance - Understands Her Natural Sin Nature by Lilliet Garrison A Woman of Substance - Understands Her Natural Sin Nature by Lilliet Garrison Dec. 17, 2014 15574 words Read a sample
Christians are in a heated battle with the forces of evil. Satan keeps multitudes defeated through lack of self-control and carnal appetities. Learn how to overcome sin so you end up victorious and secure in your eternal destination.
Kahira's Destiny by lbaddgor Kahira's Destiny by lbaddgor Dec. 17, 2014 31383 words Read a sample
This is the story of Kahira, a young girl with an ancient and proud lineage. She meets strange new friends who stay with her, moving with her toward her destiny. They battle different species of deadly warriors and creatures just to survive. Her new power is frightening! Will she learn to control it and use it to help her fulfill her destiny?
skiftet, afhandling om hvid magi. by Jan Ulrich Benthin skiftet, afhandling om hvid magi. by Jan Ulrich Benthin Dec. 17, 2014 15272 words Sample 20%
At tilgive sig selv og give slip på den programmering der forhøjer sig selv. Den Dybe hjernevaske, årsagen til vi er ude af os selv. Man finder aldrig sig selv, ved at løbe efter øjeblikkes lykke, altid på søg efter det næste kik og de hurtige penge der lover lykken.Vi lever med vores beslutninger og de forkerte valg, det er en del af os og det udgør dybden og muligheden for at kunne give slip.
Analyzing Your Soil Preparing for a Plentiful Harvest by Lolita McClain Analyzing Your Soil Preparing for a Plentiful Harvest by Lolita McClain Dec. 17, 2014 26428 words Read a sample
McClain, who was motivated to write Analyzing Your Soil after spending years of struggling with chronic illnesses of both herself and some of her family members and the failure of diagnoses and inadequate treatment. McClain speaks of trials of chronic illnesses and how supplementing with alternative healing really made a positive difference in the quality of life in those who supplemented.
Miracles Retold by Holly Ambrose Miracles Retold by Holly Ambrose Dec. 17, 2014 14410 words Read a sample
When a little boy goes missing before Christmas, a family rethinks what miracles really mean.
Elysium by Mr. Morpheus Elysium by Mr. Morpheus Dec. 17, 2014 9662 words Read a sample
Elysium - это место беспечных дней. Оно есть в тебе и во мне. В каждом из нас. Во время ненастий, различных перипетий, мы уходим в это благодатное место, забыв про житейские проблемы, наслаждаясь свободой. В Elysium мы не пускаем никого, даже самых близких и любимых. Ведь оно было создано нами для нас самих же, где мы могли бы понять свой Путь, найти своѐ истинное «Я».
Hot and Cold by S LaRue Hot and Cold by S LaRue Dec. 17, 2014 1476 words Read a sample
After a long workday, Nellie's man gives her a much needed break. In the snow, up against a wall, Nellie takes a pounding. Her moans and cries are all that can be heard above the harsh winter winds.
Mudsills & Mooncussers by Iris Chacon Mudsills & Mooncussers by Iris Chacon Dec. 17, 2014 36819 words Read a sample
Civil War breaks out, and Yankee soldiers sneak into the only fortress on tiny Key West - much to the chagrin of America’s “southernmost” citizens. Aaron Mathews, a Union spy, is sent to eliminate a Rebel saboteur operating on the island. Amidst exotic locales and unforeseen dangers, Aaron learns to his horror that the enemy spy may be the woman with whom he has fallen in love.
Zajček Zoran by Herai Varda Zajček Zoran by Herai Varda Dec. 17, 2014 379 words Read a sample
Zajček Zoran je bil prav poseben zajec. Imel je čudovit bel kožušček, dolga ušesa, ostre bele zobe in dolg, košat rep. Prav ste slišali; dolg rep.
Silent Night by Natasha Preston Silent Night by Natasha Preston Dec. 17, 2014 8366 words Read a sample
Join Cole, Oakley and their family for Christmas day in this 7,000 word short story.
A Your Side of Midnight Short: A Spirited Christmas by Lyra Ricci A Your Side of Midnight Short: A Spirited Christmas by Lyra Ricci Dec. 17, 2014 6153 words Sample 1%
T'was the week before Christmas and all through the house, a ghost and a woman fought while Sabaste got soused. The stockings were hung off the mailbox without care, and all through the valley was nothing but warfare.
Santa Fish by Cathleen Conley Santa Fish by Cathleen Conley Dec. 17, 2014 46 words Read a sample
Written in verse, Santa Fish tells the story of a little red fish who finds a copy of "The Night Before Christmas" and decides to play Santa for his underwater friends. They think he's gone off the deep end until they realize how much fun his presents and decorations add to the holiday.
Zombie Sheriff by Geoff Lynch Zombie Sheriff by Geoff Lynch Dec. 17, 2014 20251 words Read a sample
Ed Pool is a zombie and the sheriff of Colfax County who struggles to manage crime and those who seek to do him harm and remove him from office. Resurrected from a cholera epidemic that struck a wagon train along the Oregon Trail in 1843, the zombie sheriff now deals with the modern world of 1976 and the petty politics of small town life.
understanding light in photography sample by sj understanding light in photography sample by sj Dec. 17, 2014 394 words Read a sample
Light plays a major role to give a dramatic effect in painting or photograph or any other visual forms.form. This books explains how to understand natural and artificial light and use modify it for photographers advantage.
Le Farse by Leo Valeriano Le Farse by Leo Valeriano Dec. 17, 2014 30478 words Read a sample
Farse comiche per distendere l'animo di chi le legge e sorridere del nostro mondo.
The Barbie Lez Fantasies - Week 51: The Stray Dog (Bestiality) by Barbie Lez The Barbie Lez Fantasies - Week 51: The Stray Dog (Bestiality) by Barbie Lez Dec. 17, 2014 2591 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!
Humanity by Edward James Bowman Humanity by Edward James Bowman Dec. 17, 2014 100930 words Read a sample
Set on the planet of Manticore in the 50th century, Lord Koris Young and Lord Lysander Jordanis vie for the chairman role in the soon-approaching election while also trying to keep sanity in their personal lives as their worlds fall apart around them.
Type-II: Memories Of My First House by Abhilash Gaur Type-II: Memories Of My First House by Abhilash Gaur Dec. 17, 2014 20508 words Read a sample
It was a small house, a Type-II house. In summer it was a hot house, in winter it was a cold house, its walls were always blue with seepage and its taps were mostly dry. Yet, I loved that house on the top floor of a leafy government campus in Chandigarh. It was the house to which my parents brought me when I was a day old. And I spent all my childhood, adolescence and teenage in it.
Santa Monica Scrubs by Joel Rodriguez Santa Monica Scrubs by Joel Rodriguez Dec. 17, 2014 11902 words Sample 20%
The long awaited sequel to 'Disco is Dead' follows the footsteps of a duo of petty thieves by the names of Markie and Ron; two criminals down on their luck who continue to mess up job after job, whether it be delivering a car to a chop-shop or dog-napping a celebrity pet. They have one last shot to get their acts together, and that last shot involves a Lamborghini and twenty kilos of cocaine.
Statøpis – statistični pregled Slovenije 2014 by Statistični urad Republike Slovenije Statøpis – statistični pregled Slovenije 2014 by Statistični urad Republike Slovenije Dec. 17, 2014 9569 words Read a sample
Statøpis je nova publikacija SURS-a, ki nadomešča dozdajšnji Statistični letopis Slovenije in Slovenijo v številkah. V njem so podatki, za katere menimo, da so zanimivi, aktualni in pomembni. Predstavili smo jih na sodoben način – z infografikami in drugimi grafičnimi prikazi – ter dopolnili s kratkimi besedilnimi poudarki.
What is the Correct Way to Guard  Businesses from fraudulent insurance claims? by Latesha Milo What is the Correct Way to Guard Businesses from fraudulent insurance claims? by Latesha Milo Dec. 16, 2014 342 words Read a sample
Axis Capital Insurance group of companies Jakarta buyer fraud reviews
Sydney Under Siege: As It Happened 15 December 2014 by Justin Cahill Sydney Under Siege: As It Happened 15 December 2014 by Justin Cahill Dec. 16, 2014 5388 words Read a sample
I work in the building next to the Lindt Café. Shortly after news of the Siege broke, I found myself locked out. Gradually, I realised my usual day had been pulled out from under me. For the first time, I had become a witness to history. This is my account of the day terrorism returned to Sydney. It is based partly on contemporaneous notes I scribbled on the day.
Amra's World: A Very Brief Guide by Michael McClung Amra's World: A Very Brief Guide by Michael McClung Dec. 16, 2014 3878 words Read a sample
Amra's World is a short, fun guide to the setting of the Amra Thetys series, for fans who have asked to know more. If you've read The Thief Who Pulled On Trouble's Braids, The Thief Who Spat In Luck's Good Eye or The Thief Who Knocked on Sorrow's Gate, then this is for you, with many thanks.
Wild Release Book 1 by Natalie Wild Wild Release Book 1 by Natalie Wild Dec. 16, 2014 11224 words Read a sample
Anyone else would have been intimidated working in the alpha male-dominated business of luxury auto-sales, but not Cassidy Evans. Hard work, business savvy and fierce determination got her to the top of the sales force, but on her way up she’s had to as develop well-honed defenses to make sure she is taken seriously in a man’s world.
Wild Rush Book 1 by Natalie Wild Wild Rush Book 1 by Natalie Wild Dec. 16, 2014 11309 words Read a sample
Here is the first of the 'Wild Rush' Series, written in the delicious and sensual style of Natalie Wild.
Rope Swing by Mitch Crosskill Rope Swing by Mitch Crosskill Dec. 16, 2014 68734 words Read a sample
The path used to be so clear. Leave school. Start your career. Get married. Buy a house. Have a family. These were the milestones that defined what it meant to be a grown-up. No longer. Now, those responsibilities can be bypassed indefinitely. A new generation has arrived, free from the old rules and expectations. It’s a liberating time to be an “adult.” Can someone please tell Cal that?
Trusting In Me Book One & Two by Lucia Jordan Trusting In Me Book One & Two by Lucia Jordan Dec. 16, 2014 22356 words Read a sample
Here, presented in one volume, are Book One & Two the ‘Trusting In Me' Series, a seriously hot and provocative romance by Lucia Jordan, written in her signature style of high passion, searing depictions and emotion.
Raw Passion Book One & Two by Lucia Jordan Raw Passion Book One & Two by Lucia Jordan Dec. 16, 2014 16727 words Read a sample
Presented for the first time as a Special Edition are Books One and Two of Lucia Jordan's Bestselling series, ‘Raw Passion’.
Trials of Artemis (Haberdashers Book One) by Sue London Trials of Artemis (Haberdashers Book One) by Sue London Dec. 16, 2014 72643 words Read a sample
Jacqueline "Jack" Walters loves archery and Greek military history. In her third season she has failed to inspire so much as one marriage proposal and is planning to settle into the quiet life of a spinster. Gideon Wolfe, Earl of Harrington, has been avoiding marriage but a case of mistaken identity in the library has left him saddled with an argumentative and unwilling fiancée.
Flower On The Moon by S. A. Barton Flower On The Moon by S. A. Barton Dec. 16, 2014 1411 words Read a sample
A short vignette, about 1300 words. A vignette is not a story, but is a scene. In this scene, a very old man sits in his study and contemplates his end. It is an end he has brought on himself, out of frustration and discontent. And it is an end he is determined to share... with everyone else in the entire world.
Bound - Forbidden Series: Book One by Melody Anne Bound - Forbidden Series: Book One by Melody Anne Dec. 16, 2014 62185 words Read a sample
Jewell Weston is homeless and desperate at age twenty-four. Two years ago, she quit her job to care for her ailing mother and her young brother; the medical bills incurred because of the cancer that killed her mother two months ago took everything the family had, and the state then took away her brother, now age ten.
The Darkness Bite #2 by Brian Williams The Darkness Bite #2 by Brian Williams Dec. 16, 2014 1319 words Read a sample
Tipping Over Here: SANDWICH part 1- Serenity meets his new companion.
Nine Ball by Molly Hogan Nine Ball by Molly Hogan Dec. 16, 2014 4906 words Read a sample
Sal's hanging with the troops at the Gold Club; Dragon Lady's upstairs in the Rose Room making out with a stripper. Dodge stops by and the drinks are on him. He's a main purveyor of blow to the club and has "privileges."
The White Stag, Part 1 by Lily Juwette The White Stag, Part 1 by Lily Juwette Dec. 16, 2014 5170 words Read a sample
Judith Waverly's erotic dream featuring a sensual, golden-haired elf and the best sex of her entire life shouldn't turn her life upside down. But when her dream turns out to be an actual passionate encounter with an elf who believes she is the lover he's been seeking for centuries, the consequences are devastating. Part 1 of a six-part erotic romance fantasy serial. 4,800 words, or about 20 pages
Cinza by Renan Bernardo Cinza by Renan Bernardo Dec. 16, 2014 5018 words Read a sample
Algumas vezes a vida nos escolhe para tarefas inesperadas. Uma pintura, um ato de amor ou mesmo a construção de um computador podem fazer toda a diferença para determinado grupo de pessoas. Em um mundo em que a Eutanásia Eletrônica foi legalizada, James Thompson está obcecado na construção de um computador para salvar a vida de seu filho, Leonardo, que sofre de um câncer terminal.
"Fatty" by Jameka Taylor Dec. 16, 2014 49391 words Sample 20%
The author takes us all on a striking/remarkable journey, and deep into the heart of the deteriorated ghetto slums of the city. Where she brings to life a compelling, heartrending story, by leading us into the psychopathic/discommode mind of a ’Paranoid Schizophrenia, African American girl name "Rosetta Clarissa Hart."
Storm Lake by Val Tobin Storm Lake by Val Tobin Dec. 16, 2014 12628 words Read a sample
A girl and her little brother struggle to save themselves when trapped in an isolated marina by flesh-eating creatures.
The Holiday Good Deed That Touched My Heart...and Then Broke It  (A Short True Story) by Sally Breslin The Holiday Good Deed That Touched My Heart...and Then Broke It (A Short True Story) by Sally Breslin Dec. 16, 2014 2548 words Read a sample
Doing a good deed always is a reward in itself, but I wanted the two people involved in this particular deed to be recognized and praised by their employer. Somehow, however, my good intentions didn't turn out quite the way I'd anticipated they would. This a short true story for the holiday season.
Eat My Shorts by Dean Baker Eat My Shorts by Dean Baker Dec. 16, 2014 44862 words Read a sample
Eat My Shorts ; Mercifully brief fiction is a collection of short stories from my trusty word-processor.
*(Holy) War: How the Crusades Almost Killed Christianity by Jareb Collins *(Holy) War: How the Crusades Almost Killed Christianity by Jareb Collins Dec. 16, 2014 3152 words Read a sample
Were the Crusades a legitimate attempt by Christendom to recapture a holy city, or merely a strategy employed by the Western Church to regain control of a religion in schism? This controversial question is explored through the annals of historical record, from multiple viewpoints.
Lethal Affair by Noelle Hart Lethal Affair by Noelle Hart Dec. 16, 2014 116977 words Read a sample
Kylie Lambert is being stalked by a one time lover who is obsessed with her. Add in a serious complication plus a new contender for Kylie's heart, and he's made it his deadly mission to make her suffer for cutting him loose. If he can't have her, no one can.
The Azpazaz Bunch and the Amazing Akroozer Flying Machines by Tracie Johansen The Azpazaz Bunch and the Amazing Akroozer Flying Machines by Tracie Johansen Dec. 16, 2014 178 words Read a sample
This is a story about 81 cute little alien characters from the planet Azpazaz in their flying machines. The group includes brothers and sisters and also great pals. They are silly and sweet little guys and gals. Have fun joining them in all their adventures in their Akroozer flying machines. This book is a picture book with 616 words of reading enjoyment for children.
Love by Kim Cross LSCSW Love by Kim Cross LSCSW Dec. 16, 2014 0 words Sample 20%
Explains love to a wounded, adopted child using 1 Corinthians 13:4-8 as the foundation of the story.
Better Off Red by Laura Bradley Rede Better Off Red by Laura Bradley Rede Dec. 16, 2014 3963 words Read a sample
What if Red Riding Hood took place in the 'hood? A modern witch's daughter keeps a dangerous family secret in this fresh YA twist on the classic tale.
Kako je veter Peter dobil sapico nazaj by Herai Varda Kako je veter Peter dobil sapico nazaj by Herai Varda Dec. 16, 2014 1513 words Read a sample
Zgodbica o vetru, ki je želel pregnati strupen oblak, ki je zastrupljal rastline in živali. Prijetna zgodbica s privdihom ekologije.
Poesie a piccoli morsi by Alessia Rocchi Poesie a piccoli morsi by Alessia Rocchi Dec. 16, 2014 541 words Read a sample
Breve raccolta di brevi poesie ad argomenti libero
10 Inches by Amber Rogers 10 Inches by Amber Rogers Dec. 16, 2014 3359 words Read a sample
She's a single mom, a little on the thick side, and she hasn't been with a man in over two years. He's gorgeous, a real ladies man, and he wants her... She cant figure out why, but with a little liquid courage, agrees to head back to a hotel room with him where he spends hours worshipping her curvy, luscious body and instills hope back into her that she is still worth a hunk like Lucas' desire...
Why A Hindu Can't Be An Atheist by CN Nimal Why A Hindu Can't Be An Atheist by CN Nimal Dec. 16, 2014 12780 words Read a sample
This is an age where religion is an oft discussed subject. Any discussion on Hinduism has to be based on two pillars - that of its concept of God and Moksha, based on the idea of life after death and rebirth. When you go through this book you will understand the fact that a true Hindu can never be an Atheist.