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Abs: Abs Diet & Abs Exercise by Richard Samuelson Abs: Abs Diet & Abs Exercise by Richard Samuelson Aug. 01, 2014 5359 words Read a sample
This book is a complete how-to type of guide to build perfect Abs through diet control and physical exercises. This book will give something useful for men and women of all age group. All that you need to do now is to read and utilize the knowledge gained by making a resolution to look healthy, fit and attractive. 51 Tips for Building Abs Recipes
Andie's Adventures: The Boots and the Lion by Kaelan Cessna Andie's Adventures: The Boots and the Lion by Kaelan Cessna Aug. 01, 2014 4227 words Read a sample
In this re-imagining of the classic fairy tale “Puss In Boots,” Andie is a little girl on a mission to deliver a message for a friend with the help of her magic boots.
Beyor Towers by A. D. Nance Beyor Towers by A. D. Nance Aug. 01, 2014 4268 words Read a sample
Eldon continues his journey in search of the Source. He is sent to a planet of a double star to attend the SSD Academy. While doing restoration of the Beyor Towers, he makes a shocking discovery of ancient artifacts which tells much about the history of the seeker group he is now a part of.
Monster In Me by Destiny Rose Monster In Me by Destiny Rose Aug. 01, 2014 8420 words Read a sample
Charlie is a working man with a happy life, lovely husband, and beautiful daughter. Everything is alright when he gets a new job, but then all goes to hell when his husband is brutally murdered. Violet has a peaceful life as well, until she learns a secret that was probably meant to stay hidden.
The Electronic Spirits Talk About Simulation Theory and Reincarnation by Kim Jensen The Electronic Spirits Talk About Simulation Theory and Reincarnation by Kim Jensen Aug. 01, 2014 445 words Read a sample
In this short book, telepathic voices talk about the possibilities of reincarnation if the universe was, as some scientists believe, created using technology.
Change by Stephanie Laimer-Read Change by Stephanie Laimer-Read Aug. 01, 2014 1790 words Read a sample
The man has been in a hopeless situation for years, trying to get by and somehow bear it. He is ignored by most of those around him and is not sure if he is still real, still visible, even still alive. Then, suddenly, he sees a chance to break free from his entrapment... A captivating story about isolation and alienation, a spooky fantasy set in a very real everyday situation.
Smashwords Test 02 by Bill Doorley Smashwords Test 02 by Bill Doorley Aug. 01, 2014 5112 words Read a sample
Five essays based on papers I wrote in grad school.
Adams Fables by Mark Adams Adams Fables by Mark Adams Aug. 01, 2014 6634 words Sample 50%
ADAMS FABLES is colorfully illustrated with double-entendre puns and fun. The cast of playful animals gently teaches life’s lessons to the small child within everyone. EVER WONDER WHY: Coyotes howl Penguins wear tuxedoes Hummingbirds hum Cheetahs cry Giraffes have long necks Lions roar Flamingos stand on one leg Basenjis yodel And so much more.
The ECHO Theory by Alan Razen The ECHO Theory by Alan Razen Aug. 01, 2014 24556 words Sample 20%
This book represents 30 years of contemplation of the big questions of existence, the universe and everything. It is an essentially complete philosophical theory; though it does have many "scientific" elements, some quite technical (which are roughly based in real physics & chemistry), it is fundamentally metaphysical in content.
In Search of Love by Pooja Agarwal In Search of Love by Pooja Agarwal Aug. 01, 2014 7263 words Read a sample
The materialistic demands of today's teenagers are consistently fulfilled by their parents. But, still they are searching something in their life. The urge for belonging and desire for love arouses their whole personality without which they feel life is worthless.Lets read the life of a teenage girl, lacking love and affection and How she survives in this Loveless World.
Adventure Club by S. A. Barton Adventure Club by S. A. Barton Aug. 01, 2014 1326 words Read a sample
Hays is a very peaceful man in a very peaceful world. When he digs into the conflicted past, he discovers some very unsettling things about humanity...and he also discovers Anjelle, who will give him a closer look at the unsettling elements of humanity's past than he'd like. Adventure Club is a short story of about 1200 words.
Last Call by Simon Graves Last Call by Simon Graves Aug. 01, 2014 775 words Read a sample
Getting a replacement smart phone, Jamie's had all of his old contacts imported. Scrolling through to make sure all of them are in there, he comes across one contact in particular, his boyfriend who disappeared two months ago. He wants to delete it, but he can't help making one last call.
The Office Party by Catherine E. Chapman The Office Party by Catherine E. Chapman Aug. 01, 2014 2212 words Read a sample
In the run up to their Christmas works' party, Maria's colleague, Clair, has her eye on the new guy, Alex. But it's Maria herself who finds she's the object of unexpected attention. A short story for Christmas.
HARI'S; STRESS INVENTORY- E BOOK by dr.hari s. chandran HARI'S; STRESS INVENTORY- E BOOK by dr.hari s. chandran Aug. 01, 2014 3651 words Sample 20%
This is a tool to measure the amount of stress you experience in your daily life. 66 statements are included. Read slowly and carefully, state how far it is true in your case. You may please choose any one of the following five options to each item.
Seattle Giant Chicken Riding Tours by Robert T. Belie Seattle Giant Chicken Riding Tours by Robert T. Belie Aug. 01, 2014 8859 words Read a sample
There are many ways to see many places in this vast and varied world. Seattle is no exception. Nestled along Elliot Bay as the shining star of the Great Northwest, and always at the forefront of technology, coffee, music, e-commerce, and aviation, the Puget Sound’s Finest is proud to bring you the latest in city exploration, the one of a kind, Seattle Giant Chicken Riding Tours.
Fall of wickets predicts the match winner! by Prasant Fall of wickets predicts the match winner! by Prasant Aug. 01, 2014 2811 words Read a sample
When the first wicket falls during the first batting of any cricket match, the details of the out batsman hints at - which team will win that match! Learn this unique method of cricket matches winner predictions using fall of wickets concept developed by Prasant Numerology.
The Link: Colette's Beginning by Makala Thomas The Link: Colette's Beginning by Makala Thomas Aug. 01, 2014 155511 words Read a sample
Nine year old Colette's blissful life with her father crumbles before her eyes when she takes a frightening dare in the meadow of her home island, just to prove that she isn't 'chicken'. Her father Steven, unable to believe what she had done, leaves home, tearing his little girl's heart. However, the tiny enchantress Colette is able to turn her life around... A Fantasy/Romance novel.
A Hero's Quest by Matthew Mangum A Hero's Quest by Matthew Mangum Aug. 01, 2014 4165 words Read a sample
Set in a magical land, three young woman have escaped their village after it was ransacked by ogres and are on a quest to bring three magical items to the wizard in the east.
The Machine Is Working by Ray Daley The Machine Is Working by Ray Daley Aug. 01, 2014 1221 words Read a sample
When The President says something he needs to forget in a hurry then it's time to send him to The Machine. But how can the world be sure he's really forgotten that vital detail?
The Cloax by Rich Feitelberg The Cloax by Rich Feitelberg Aug. 01, 2014 2591 words Read a sample
James, an apprentice sage, wants to be a bard, but his father disapproves. So he runs away to his grandmother’s home, halfway across the kingdom, only to discover something that will change his life forever.
Sundara by Belinda LaPage Sundara by Belinda LaPage Aug. 01, 2014 16616 words Read a sample
Belinda just discovered Rupali’s secret fetish: to flash and tease the clerk at a shoe store while he helps fit her for a sexy new pair of heels. Belinda has never shared her own voyeur fetish, but the idea of watching while Rupali fulfils her own fantasy excites her beyond measure. And if she knows Rupali, she will find a way to take it too far … and if not then Belinda can always help.
Trouble in Fairyland by Beth Sadler Trouble in Fairyland by Beth Sadler Aug. 01, 2014 5622 words Read a sample
Princess Rydah was a very fun loving fairy. She zipped and zapped and flew around Fairyland, finding friends and fun around every tree and toadstool. She laughed and sang happily in her fairy island home. Life was wonderful. Until the nasty trog arrived.
Free. Selected work by eSociety by Conrado & Naama Maletá-Sarid Free. Selected work by eSociety by Conrado & Naama Maletá-Sarid Aug. 01, 2014 2814 words Read a sample
A free collection of samples. Our readers can enjoy for free covers and images from 10 books published by eSociety. The extreme care and delicate curatorial work will make this anthology invaluable.
Found by Carol Robi Found by Carol Robi Aug. 01, 2014 3569 words Read a sample
Elizabeth has never asked for much. All she wants is silence. That is not too much to ask for, from a world that has taken everything from her. Silence is all she lives for now, right until Matt walks into her life.
A Shapeshifter's Kiss: Broken (Part One) (A Paranormal Werewolf Erotic Romance Novelette) by Ana Meadows A Shapeshifter's Kiss: Broken (Part One) (A Paranormal Werewolf Erotic Romance Novelette) by Ana Meadows Aug. 01, 2014 17413 words Read a sample
Struggling artist Raine walks among the trees and gentle wildlife of the town of Broadwater, awestruck by its beauty and tranquil charm. With her boyfriend Jack hard at work climbing the corporate ladder, Raine is left to her own devices; little does this city-dweller know, she's being stalked by a bear!
Inspired by Young Women: Novelette 1 by Candace Mia Inspired by Young Women: Novelette 1 by Candace Mia Aug. 01, 2014 8690 words Read a sample
Sonny never wanted to do anything but write. Being a kept man has allowed him to do nothing more than that for fifteen years. He likes his life. It’s satisfactory. But when he and his wife split, he decides he needs a night job at a slow gas station. He thinks this will make him a little extra money, but not interfere with his writing. He’s shocked to find there’s much more to this little job.
Orcs vs Elves 2, Vol-1 by Emily Wendling Orcs vs Elves 2, Vol-1 by Emily Wendling Aug. 01, 2014 4800 words Read a sample
All her life Ailluin had been taught by her village and by her family to hate Orcs. As various wars between the Orcs and Elves happen through the ages, she learns to hate them with all of her heart. Though her family has strong lineage in the Elven military, Ailluin herself never had interest in joining. She spent most of the time hunting for sea shells and hunting for various sea life within the
A Feast for Cerberus by Garden Urthark A Feast for Cerberus by Garden Urthark Aug. 01, 2014 3838 words Read a sample
In classical mythology, Cerberus was a three-headed dog who guarded the entrance to Hades. It was Cerberus's job to make sure no living person entered Hades and no departed spirit escaped. Offering Cerberus a treat was one way of getting past him. Garden Urthark’s A Feast for Cerberus is just such an offering.
The Muslim Prayer book How to Pray Step-by-Step and the Rewards of Islamic prayers 2nd Edition with more information by Faisal Fahim The Muslim Prayer book How to Pray Step-by-Step and the Rewards of Islamic prayers 2nd Edition with more information by Faisal Fahim Aug. 01, 2014 95427 words Read a sample
The Muslim Prayer book How to Pray Step-by-Step and the Rewards of Islamic prayers 2nd Edition with more information
Cherry Pop (A Sexy Romp Miniseries 1-3) by Roxie Elms Cherry Pop (A Sexy Romp Miniseries 1-3) by Roxie Elms Aug. 01, 2014 17057 words Read a sample
Cherry is on the prowl again. Finding the right person to ramp up her nights shouldn't be too hard. Cherry's misadventures are steamy, hot and in your face. Nothing will stop her from getting exactly what she wants, when she wants it. Finding the perfect guy to keep her satisfied should nothing short of fun and easy, but who will be ultimately seduced in the end?
Modern Man-Beast by Lancelot C. Woods Modern Man-Beast by Lancelot C. Woods Aug. 01, 2014 3090 words Sample 25%
As the world changes so must men. Modern Man-Beast reveals the thoughts that many men will never even admit they have. In this honest, emotionally charged and at times raw first collection of poems manhood is explored from the point of puberty, to the plateau of paternity and tells tales of the interactions of men in a world where their responsibilities have been reversed and duties delegated.
Big Ban Theory: Elementary Essence Applied to Molybdenum, Witch’s Broom Nebula, Octopussy, All Time High, and Magical ME 2nd, Volume 42 by Rod Island Big Ban Theory: Elementary Essence Applied to Molybdenum, Witch’s Broom Nebula, Octopussy, All Time High, and Magical ME 2nd, Volume 42 by Rod Island July 31, 2014 29282 words Read a sample
Volume 42 is a continuation of Volume 41. It covers news articles for 7/31 of 2014. It cites a Taiwan Gas Explosion linked to the "Frasier" in the previous volume. It talks about the spat between Orlando Bloom and Justin Bieber. It talks about the 1983 movie "Octopussy" and the octopus having the longest gestation period.
Friday by Rik Hunik Friday by Rik Hunik July 31, 2014 4405 words Read a sample
(3600 words) A short horror story about a man who parties on Friday night, and is compelled by a strange, new drug to kill a woman. When he wakes up in the morning it's Friday again and apparently the murder never happened. (A slightly different version of this story first appeared in Midnight Times, #20, Winter 2008.)
Books By Vikash Gautam by Vikash Gautam Books By Vikash Gautam by Vikash Gautam July 31, 2014 95 words Sample 50%
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Mortgage FAQs & Process for Home Buying, Refinance, FHA, VA, Jumbo Loans by Rick Smith Mortgage FAQs & Process for Home Buying, Refinance, FHA, VA, Jumbo Loans by Rick Smith July 31, 2014 5207 words Read a sample
Thinking about Buying a Home or Refinancing? Read Mortgage FAQs and the Process for Home Buying and Refinance Home Loans Including FHA, VA and Jumbo Loans.
Ashanti by Alan Granados Ashanti by Alan Granados July 31, 2014 62578 words Read a sample
Alen, un estudiante que vive su denominada "vida aburrida" como cualquier otro de preparatoria, hasta que, una chica le hace frente de una manera muy extraña, su vida, desde ese momento da un cambio radical, una revelación se le es hecha por la misteriosa chica a quien desconoce totalmente, un secreto oscuro consumió su una vez puro corazón, misterio, romance y fantasía te atraparán.
The Demigod Interviews: Julian King by Mandy Oviatt The Demigod Interviews: Julian King by Mandy Oviatt July 31, 2014 4632 words Sample 20%
In this version, Olisbeth Mason interviews Julian King, son of Aphrodite. Julian King is the son of Aphrodite and works as a marriage and family therapist. He is also the designer and founder of a very prestigious dating website, where he's made millions of dollars helping people find their soul mates via the internet. What is it like growing up when your mother is the goddess of Love and Lust?
Why I Do Robots Not Men 1 by Delilah D'Lishus Why I Do Robots Not Men 1 by Delilah D'Lishus July 31, 2014 6627 words Read a sample
After being dumped by her fiancé just weeks before her wedding, Jessica decides she’s done with men. But she’s got an off-the-charts libido that's in desperate need of sating. Thanks to year 2036 technology, Jessica is able to order a robot online named Nathan—endowed with extra large equipment—that will follow her every command and fulfill all her sexual fantasies.
The Lost Book by Marc Ironwood The Lost Book by Marc Ironwood July 31, 2014 932 words Read a sample
The travels of a lost book and how it was found. Also included are two short poems
'Fragments of Eternity' and Other Poems: A Chapbook by Ashley St. Clair 'Fragments of Eternity' and Other Poems: A Chapbook by Ashley St. Clair July 31, 2014 1641 words Read a sample
This chapbook of 24 poems presents a sampling of work over a period of eight years. Most of the poems are brief, deriving from the Japanese tradition of haiku, tanka, and sedoka, but a few longer works have been included. Nearly all have been previously published in literary and poetry journals or other publications. To preserve the formatting, it is offered only in PDF format.
Spirits of the Woods and Other Stories by Randal Doering Spirits of the Woods and Other Stories by Randal Doering July 31, 2014 102011 words Sample 20%
From the San Diego homeless to an American dad and his daughter travelling in Egypt, from San Francisco to Cairo, this collection covers a variety of story telling styles and subjects. Most of it is contemporary fantasy, but there are several sci-fi stories here as well, and one horror story. There are bound to be a few stories you will like in this collection, so give it a try!
Neptune Road Volume I by Betsy Streeter Neptune Road Volume I by Betsy Streeter July 31, 2014 7183 words Read a sample
Welcome to Neptune - where the air and sunlight are borrowed, the surface is unstable, and the people are - inventive. A sci fi adventure with hackers, misfits, a 9-year-old roboticist, a cyborg with an attitude, and an unreliable planet - and that's just to start. An ongoing serial, updated 3 times a week at Wattpad, Scribd, and my website.
Not Enough Hours in the Day by Edgar Million Not Enough Hours in the Day by Edgar Million July 31, 2014 4940 words Read a sample
Catherine Porter is drowning in life. Kids. Husband. Job. Not enough hours in the day. Then she finds a way to pause time. A way to become Mrs Perfect. The yummy mummy who has it all. Can anyone 'have it all' though?
Permanent Scars Preview Book by Terrence Gavin Willis Permanent Scars Preview Book by Terrence Gavin Willis July 31, 2014 14 words Read a sample
A 24 year old girl with a childlike mind, has visions of the Grim Reaper. Whenever he appears, someone always dies.
Kacey & Friends at Camp Wildwood by C. Metzinger Kacey & Friends at Camp Wildwood by C. Metzinger July 31, 2014 27154 words Read a sample
Eighteen-year-old Kacey and her two best friends, Ava and Emma, have volunteered at a summer camp for children with special needs. Their friendship is challenged when Emma wants to call it quits. Kacey also has problems dealing with a troublesome boy named Bartley. Will her faith in God be enough to save his life?
Old Folks Chapter 1 by dillonwarren Old Folks Chapter 1 by dillonwarren July 31, 2014 3021 words Sample 100%
Walter has been forgotten by his wife, and is forced to watch her from a distance. He starts to realize her memories are returning to her, and is convinced he must find a way to revive them. He will be forced to face many obstacles including her own memories, the guards/occupants of their retirement community, and even his own personal demons along the way.
Convicted by Taylor Evans Convicted by Taylor Evans July 31, 2014 21449 words Read a sample
The last time I saw my team was when we helped James Killer eliminate the Triton Agency. We had figured out that the agency we had trusted had betrayed us, killed Joey’s little sister, and tried to kill us. From that day on we were no longer legal agents of the Trion Agency, we were rouge agents of the nation.
The Link: Matthew's Beginning by Makala Thomas The Link: Matthew's Beginning by Makala Thomas July 31, 2014 76744 words Read a sample
The middle of three brothers, Matthew shares their disgust and hatred for their stepfather, Ben Lucas. Showing very little love and support for the family, Ben quickly became a figure of both fear and derision. One day, Matthew's elder brother Joshua steals money from Ben's wallet and buys a ring. Once he discovers the missing money, Ben threatens violence... A Fantasy/Romance novel.
Watchtower by Tom Stacey Watchtower by Tom Stacey July 31, 2014 3131 words
A lonely Watchman stands idle in his crumbling sentinel, his importance a thing of memory. Once his role seemed exotic and important; now he is a ghost, forgotten by man and beast alike. Yet there are some who remember, and their reach is longer than anyone could have imagined.
Black Cat Tales: Black Anne and Other Short Stories by Andy Morris Black Cat Tales: Black Anne and Other Short Stories by Andy Morris July 31, 2014 18509 words Sample 20%
In this second collection of stories, Black Cat Tales: Black Anne and Other Short Stories you'll find more of the most popular spooky (and sometimes mischievous) stories and flash fiction from Black Cat Tales.