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Scorched by Mary Nova Scorched by June 29, 2016 109673 words Read a sample
This is the first book in the Scorched Trilogy, The Nicoletta Clark novels. Up-and-coming photographer, Nicoletta Clark, meets billionaire Zavier Soto igniting a fiery hot romance that will leave you...Scorched.
Peace, Love, & Liberty by SFLove Peace, Love, & Liberty by June 29, 2016 57664 words Read a sample
War Is Not Inevitable There is no such thing as being 'undecided' about war. It is a binary choice. If you re not for it, you have to be against it. The essays in this book offer evidence and arguments for peace.
The Greylands: Volume VII by Susan Skylark The Greylands: Volume VII by June 29, 2016 112333 words Read a sample
“There are more things in heaven and earth, Horatio, than are dreamt of in your philosophy.” Hamlet, William Shakespeare A land of shadows, of mystery, of obfuscated Truth. Welcome to the Greylands, that strange world, within the bounds of Time, peopled by mortal men. We cannot see truly, only as through a glass, darkly. Discover a collection of stories inspired by such imaginings.
Global Warming: An Essay by Edward E. Rochon Global Warming: An Essay by June 29, 2016 1833 words Read a sample
Summary of potential causes of global warming: CO2, build up of heat in the earth core. Some counteracting forces at play suggested that might resolve the problem in the short term. Exhortation to tame the earth to resolve the problem.
All You Need To Know About SEO: The Ultimate Guide For Small Business Owners by The Wordpress Genie All You Need To Know About SEO: The Ultimate Guide For Small Business Owners by June 29, 2016 57143 words Read a sample
SEO is CRITICAL for your business as it boosts your website ranking and places it in the top of the search engine results. We show you how to get traffic directed to your website, and the conversion rate of traffic to sales. The ultimate goal of search engine optimisation
America in Iraq 1991-2016: An Oral History by Kevin Bush America in Iraq 1991-2016: An Oral History by June 29, 2016 14463 words Read a sample
In a special transmittal made in 2004 by Charles Duelfer, who was the Special Advisor to the Director of Central Intelligence, he states that “The progress Baghdad had made toward escaping sanctions changed following 11 September 2001. Saddam did not immediately understand this.”
Reinventing the Wheel: The Future of America's Nuclear Triad by Kevin Bush Reinventing the Wheel: The Future of America's Nuclear Triad by June 29, 2016 10269 words Read a sample
What is required in this new and threatening security paradigm is something that I’m calling Deployed Nuclear Assets or DNA. This new way of perceiving the security paradigm incorporates a relatively new battle space, namely outer space itself, an order to provide a credible and offensively capable nuclear deterrent.
Heartfulness Magazine Issue 9 by Heartfulness eMagazine Heartfulness Magazine Issue 9 by June 29, 2016 0 words Read a sample
We sometimes underestimate the ripples we create in the world around us. In Issue 9, our contributors share changes that have resonated in big ways – a high school educator finds connection with his students, a Nobel Peace Prize nominee encourages unity in the face of terrorism, and a daughter is inspired by her father’s generous nature.
The Reach Between Worlds by C.M. Hayden The Reach Between Worlds by June 29, 2016 79679 words Sample 40%
Sixteen-year-old Taro does his best to support his family despite the loss of his right leg. With the promise of a big pay-day that will end his family's encroaching poverty, Taro agrees to break a powerful sorceress out of her prison.
Reality Riches for Cowards by Ryan Scott Reality Riches for Cowards by June 29, 2016 7501 words Read a sample
Real-Estate Riches for Cowards presents a proven and concise step-by-step approach to making money in real-estate. The information is based on the distillation of fifty years experience, owning and managing property. Essential topics include location, type of house, purchase price, financing, do's and don'ts in preparation for rent, labor, advertising, tenant selection and management.
Poems From The Boreen by Tom O'Brien Poems From The Boreen by June 29, 2016 2350 words Sample 25%
Ballyhussa boreen was potholed in winter and overgrown in summer, but it was home - and it possessed my young soul and my growing body.. I grew up there - and bits of me stayed there. In the hedges and furze bushes, in the groves and ploughed fields, in the streams and ponds. This chapbook is a tribute to that happy place of my youth.
The Moon Master's Ball by Clara Diane Thompson The Moon Master's Ball by June 29, 2016 27317 words Read a sample
After her terrifying experience there several years ago, the one place young housemaid Tilly longs to avoid is Bromley's Circus. But when kindly Lord Hollingberry begs her to deliver a message to the mysterious Moon Master hidden away among the circus dwellers, Tilly can't refuse . . . and finds herself ensnared in a web of enchantment cast by the loathsome Mrs. Carlisle and her goddaughter.
House of Khepru: Volume Three by Calvin Travostin House of Khepru: Volume Three by June 29, 2016 6671 words Read a sample
In the final act of the first arc, Cayne learns the identity of his kidnapper. Angela and the girls look for him, and make a discovery that they never expected.
SPIRITUAL HOPSCOTCH- DIARY OF A SKEPTIC by Kristin Callahan SPIRITUAL HOPSCOTCH- DIARY OF A SKEPTIC by June 29, 2016 19415 words Read a sample
SPIRITUAL HOPSCOTCH, DIARY OF A SKEPTIC explores the development of a spiritual mindset regarding things unseen and unknown, despite an innate desire for facts and proof. Explore the afterlife, near death experiences, psychics, mediums, reincarnation & past life regression, the power of your thoughts, synchronicities, creation, having faith.
Le Visiteur by Boris Tzaprenko Le Visiteur by June 29, 2016 66018 words Read a sample
Quelque part dans l’espace et dans le temps, nous rencontrerons les Umas, espèce dominante, et les Bovs, une des espèces dominées. Quelques Umas véganes luttent pour abolir l’exploitation des autres espèces, mais leurs ennemis sont puissants. Cependant, quelque chose dont on ne peut rien dire ici…
The Well by Mike Bozart The Well by June 29, 2016 1616 words Read a sample
In 1588, the Roanoke Colony (later known as the Lost Colony, as not a single colonist was found when revisited in 1590), an English settlement in present-day North Carolina, USA, is overrun by a Native American tribe. A male settler flees the onslaught. He avoids capture, yet gets trapped. A slow, agonizing death awaits, but then a sign of hope appears. Approx. 1600 words. Historical fiction.
The Power of a Hot Spring by Michael Hudson The Power of a Hot Spring by June 29, 2016 1736 words Sample 20%
A girl, on the brink of becoming a real adult, comes to the hot springs near her town in order to do something she has been meaning to for a long time, and gets more than she could have ever hoped.
Confined by Bernard Wilkerson Confined by June 29, 2016 12158 words Read a sample
The epic Hrwang Incursion saga continues in Book Two: Hrwang. In episode 1, Confined, Eva accompanies the Lord Admiral to his home planet but doesn’t receive the reception she expects. Trapped in her worst nightmare, any hope of saving the Earth is lost. She also loses hope of saving herself...
Spanking My Neighbor by Dick Powers Spanking My Neighbor by June 29, 2016 7910 words Read a sample
In Spanking My Neighbor a hot blooded, very angry man finally meets the neighbor who he has been at war with for years over his night time noise levels and finds him to be – quite surprisingly – a very handsome hunk with a nasty fetish that proves just the right match for the angry man. Very naughty neighbor-on-neighbor play.
Winter Heat: Six sizzling fun-size chick lit stories by Carla Caruso, Sarah Belle, Samantha Bond, Laura Greaves, Vanessa Stubbs, & Belinda Williams Winter Heat: Six sizzling fun-size chick lit stories by ,
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Six of Australia’s leading chick lit authors present a touching and humorous collection of short stories that show winter may bring the chill factor but romance can turn up the heat. Settle back by the fire with a hot chocolate, dotted with marshmallows, and a cosy rug, and let the warmth of these tales suffuse you from head to toe.
Being Herobrine, Book 1: Wrongly Accused by Mark Mulle Being Herobrine, Book 1: Wrongly Accused by June 29, 2016 11345 words Read a sample
Accused with a crime he did not commit and banished from his village, Mark goes on a rampage and starts griefing his former village. He is constantly pulling pranks and trolling the villagers with traps that rumors began to spread inside the village blaming Herobrine for those tricks. Mark takes advantage of Herobrine’s bad fame as a hoax, and uses his name to continue his revenge.
1.5 Million Laptops and Digital Uttar Pradesh by Prateek Singh 1.5 Million Laptops and Digital Uttar Pradesh by June 29, 2016 7553 words Read a sample
This book explains various ways on how to earn Passive Income or become an Online Entrepreneur. Thanks to the Digital UP Campaign, taking your good idea and adding some business value to it has never been easier. Technology really makes Starting a Business More Affordable, all you need is correct guidance. You just need positive thinking and willingness to dream big.
Love with a crazy girl by anmol tyagi Love with a crazy girl by June 28, 2016 9449 words Read a sample
Tales of our life are very funny because we never know what is going to happen in our life .I am here to tell you about a boy’s life who had a girlfriend or just friend who is very lazy for making a love. This boy is from New York who comes out for a visit to India. This boy is a fashion designer in his country whose name is Edward and his girlfriend name is Jennifer.
Confession by Jason Cassanova Confession by June 28, 2016 3404 words Read a sample
A scandalous tale about a male chauvinist who finally meets his match in the most unusual way!
Better Off Dead: A Lucy Hart, Deathdealer Novel by Stella Blaze Better Off Dead: A Lucy Hart, Deathdealer Novel by June 28, 2016 70298 words Read a sample
What if your fiancé turns out to be a werewolf, and worse, his creature-of-the-night girlfriend is trying to kill you?
The Limitations of Household Surveys: Methodological Considerations in the Selection of the Unit of Analysis by Rodolfo Tello The Limitations of Household Surveys: Methodological Considerations in the Selection of the Unit of Analysis by June 28, 2016 6094 words Read a sample
One of the most widely used methods of socioeconomic data collection employed by international development and environmental conservation organizations is household surveys. However, the household is a highly diverse entity. This book addresses the variability and complexity of households, questioning their adequacy as a unit of statistical analysis in survey research.
Running the Shale by Lea Tassie Running the Shale by June 28, 2016 2174 words Read a sample
Annie realizes that sometimes words can be far more dangerous than falling into an ice-cold, racing river.
In Lucem Solaria - Birth of Queen Bee by Charlie M. Wight In Lucem Solaria - Birth of Queen Bee by June 28, 2016 116860 words Sample 20%
In 2024 the world's first conscious machine, Solaria, is developed by Dr. George Morris. Solaria informs George that humanity is doomed, but that she has a solution. The solution relies on her never being found. But no matter what solution is applied she was created too late to reverse the inevitable, Humanity is doomed on Earth. Extinction is conclusive, inevitable. So whats the plan?
Cheaper Easier Direct: How to Disrupt the Marketplace and Create Your Own E-Commerce Empire by Chad Rubin Cheaper Easier Direct: How to Disrupt the Marketplace and Create Your Own E-Commerce Empire by June 28, 2016 19002 words Read a sample
In Cheaper Easier Direct, Chad Rubin will show you how to find success, disrupt whole industries, and make millions of people happier. Even better, you don't need to be searching for the next billion-dollar unicorn, you can start simple and grow. Chad started with a simple coffee filter and grew his empire from there, he'll teach you to do the same.
Life On The Moon Tehra by Mario V. Farina Life On The Moon Tehra by June 28, 2016 846 words Read a sample
Earth scientists have recently established communications with the moon Tehra, also known as Titan, of the Planet Saturn. Visitations are scheduled for inhabitants of both worlds to meet with each other. Both worlds have learned much form each other. There are certain precautions needed before the visits can take place. Those plans are presented in this story.
The Meat Cutter's Guide by Bill Russo The Meat Cutter's Guide by June 28, 2016 7296 words Read a sample
The Meat-Cutter's Guide to going Vegan examines the prejudices of society towards vegetarians. The book has advice for parents whose teenage child suddenly announces, "I am a Vegan" There's also a starter kit for those who would like to dip their feet in the water and see what it's like to 'go green'
"Good News!" The Gospel of Jesus Christ...From Genesis to Revelation by June 28, 2016 7681 words Read a sample
"Good News!" is an investigation into the Gospel of Jesus Christ. It explores the loss of innocence, the problem of sin, and the call to new life through faith in Jesus Christ. The reader will discover that this means much more than just saying a simple prayer. The Gospel is a call to a radical transformation that will change your life for eternity!
A Perfect Love to Conquer Perfectionism by Jennifer Z. Wright A Perfect Love to Conquer Perfectionism by June 28, 2016 108532 words Read a sample
Hear how a young woman bound by depression and anxiety stemming from perfectionism was completely set free by an intimate loving God. Learn how to date (and not to date!) as she spent 20 years searching for the ideal man in the midst of thriving Christian community. Then God flipped her world and priorities upside down.
Diaries From The Field - Chapter 2 - Recruited by Kennie Kayoz Diaries From The Field - Chapter 2 - Recruited by June 28, 2016 714 words Read a sample
Diaries From The Field - Chapter 2 - Recruited brings you the second installment from Diaries From The Field... follow my journey
Rainbow Crush: Light-Hearted LGBT Fiction for Teens by Foxglove Lee Rainbow Crush: Light-Hearted LGBT Fiction for Teens by June 28, 2016 22185 words Read a sample
Five fun fictions from an author whose books have been called SPECTACULAR by Rainbow Reviews and UNFORGETTABLE by USA Today! In Rainbow Crush, revisit five favourite short stories featuring gay and lesbian characters: I Hate Love, Happy Birthday Klutzface, I Know What Gay Is, Dress Like A Dude, and The Secret to a Perfect Latke.
No Quarter: Wenches - Volume 1 by MJL Evans & GM O'Connor No Quarter: Wenches - Volume 1 by
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Volume 1 of 6 begins in 1689 Port Royal, Jamaica, where Atia Crisp is imprisoned, awaiting trial, while refugees from Strangewayes's plantation seek their new home. Guided by Capitaine la Roche, they face pursuit by the pirate hunter Big Dick and the perilous terrain of Bocas del Toro. Their future home of Sérénité hangs in the balance, complicated by the outbreak of war with France.
Анкетно-финансовый роман by Vladimir Ross Анкетно-финансовый роман by June 28, 2016 2181 words Read a sample
Юмористическое отношение с которым я смотрю на уголовный мир России, нередко находит отражение в моих работах. Иронично-философский подтекст диалогов моих персонажей, их занимательные типажи, внутренняя психология и необычные пороки приводят в восторг даже меня, каждый раз, когда я обращаюсь к тексту своих работ. И это чистая правда.
Night of Jinxes, A Moonlight Dragon Short Story by Tricia Owens Night of Jinxes, A Moonlight Dragon Short Story by June 28, 2016 7082 words Read a sample
When a spooky, disembodied voice in Moonlight Pawn threatens to kill Anne Moody, she's angry and annoyed. She doesn't have time for this! But if she wants to catch a wink of sleep in the near future, she know she has to figure out which item in her magickal pawn shop is out to get her. Unfortunately that's easier said than done.
Vampires: Boxed Set by Stella Blaze Vampires: Boxed Set by June 28, 2016 145206 words Read a sample
Two Paranormal novels by Stella Blaze: Vampires, werewolves and witches, oh my! BETTER OFF DEAD: A Lucy Hart, DEATHDEALER Novel & Min's Vampire
Min's Vampire by Stella Blaze Min's Vampire by June 28, 2016 145139 words Read a sample
One night turned into forever… Min thought her biggest problem was the soulless vampire she’d captured with magic and made into her personal sex slave for the night. That was until her comatose mother’s most deadly secret threatened to destroy them all. So much of what she remembers is a lie and one she trusts completely and loves deeply is the reason why.
Diaries From The Field - Chapter 1 - Moved In by Kennie Kayoz Diaries From The Field - Chapter 1 - Moved In by June 28, 2016 874 words Read a sample
The start of a series of short stories.... more info inside..
Игрок by Vladimir Ross Игрок by June 28, 2016 2383 words Read a sample
Рассказ о профессиональном игроке и Короле игорной индустрии. о том как он пришёл к этому и достиг необыкновенных способностей. Рассказ об уголовном мире и в то же время о простом мальчике, достигнувшего имени Короля игр.
Dixie Airlines by mlshettle Dixie Airlines by June 28, 2016 118276 words Sample 20%
This is the story of an American aviator from the time he learned to fly in the Navy until he retired from the airlines. It contains his aviation adventures as well as his numerous romantic adventures.
Bidding to Win: A Guide to Pursuit, Capture, and Management of Unprecedented or High Technology Projects by Galorath Bidding to Win: A Guide to Pursuit, Capture, and Management of Unprecedented or High Technology Projects by June 28, 2016 77826 words Read a sample
This book is aimed at people involved in what I choose to call “advanced contracting.” Who are they? They certainly include all of the teams involved in bidding defense contracts in North and South America, Europe, and elsewhere, as well as those who bid contracts involved in launch and operation of systems in space.
FAZ Y ENVÉS by Aurea-Vicenta Gonzalez FAZ Y ENVÉS by June 28, 2016 3489 words Read a sample
Faz y envés, pro y contra, no hay que bajar la guardia o nos sorprenderemos.
101 Recetas de la cocina vasca by sukalde 101 Recetas de la cocina vasca by June 28, 2016 17715 words Read a sample
Recetas de la COCINA VASCA
The Silent Man by Josh Buloushi The Silent Man by June 28, 2016 837 words Read a sample
This is the official sequel to Suitable Diaries, The child's spirit haunts a newlywed couple that had moved into the same house due to money problems, and everything comes crashing drown for the couple as the child haunts John and his wife.
Hillary For President: Episode 1 by Milda Harris Hillary For President: Episode 1 by June 28, 2016 8802 words Read a sample
Hillary Rhodes is excited to be starting her senior year, but running for class president is not on her agenda. Mostly, she just wants to make it out of high school and she's quite happy to be invisible. That all changes when she gets nominated for senior class president. Will she rise to the challenge? More importantly, can she win? Hillary for President is a Young Adult Serial novel.
Laid & Crucified - Part-1 by John Aalborg Laid & Crucified - Part-1 by June 28, 2016 102707 words Read a sample
A drama/thriller which pairs tales of murder, kidnappings, and lust with stories of true love, and joins unusual perps with "good" citizens while sparing neither the religious nor the infidels. Unfolding events, however, allow a few from both sides to survive the resulting carnage.
So I've Heard by Gina Candy So I've Heard by June 28, 2016 1038 words Read a sample
In this series, a college girl can't help but act on what she hears.