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License to Stalk: the true story of a war on terror, secret agent by Thomas Baden-Riess License to Stalk: the true story of a war on terror, secret agent by Thomas Baden-Riess Sep. 30, 2014 128965 words Read a sample
Secret Agent X is one of the new breed of spy, specifically trained to combat the war on terror. Granted special immunity, he has license to do whatever the hell he wants in order to foil terrorist plots. So evolves a humorous tale in which we follow X as he stalks random members of the public. Funny, gripping and occasionally very serious, this book takes the art of stalking to creepy new levels.
The Map of Your Life by Rachel S. Heslin The Map of Your Life by Rachel S. Heslin Sep. 30, 2014 1952 words Read a sample
Have you ever noticed that the same people can have almost exactly the same thing happen to them, yet they respond in different ways? Why is this? And, more importantly, how can we change our perspectives so that we, too, can see the opportunities that surround us?
The Diary of a Toiletgoer by Thomas Baden-Riess The Diary of a Toiletgoer by Thomas Baden-Riess Sep. 30, 2014 53789 words Read a sample
This humble diary follows the trials and tribulations of an office worker as he relates his toilet misadventures over the course of a year. Frustrations with dirty toilets, train toilets and constipation; musings on whether to sit or stand; run-ins with noisy neighbours; toilets from a historical perspective; black-outs mid-toilet and caught-without-paper-scenarios - as well as an all out toilet
The Pornographer's Curse by Keith Trimm The Pornographer's Curse by Keith Trimm Sep. 30, 2014 52113 words Read a sample
Aiden Fisk is a freelance pornographer who sells his work to high end distributors, but when his buyers dry up he turns to a demon to help him get back on track. With the aid of a tag along named Brianna, he tries to avoid the authorities when a shoot goes bad and a model turns up dead. The story contains both supernatural and murder suspense elements along with a background in the porn industry.
My New Apartment by Elodie Short My New Apartment by Elodie Short Sep. 30, 2014 5916 words Read a sample
Melanie is ready to ready to start her own life. This means moving out of her parents' house, and renting her own place. After moving in, she gets a chance to meet her new neighbour, the object of her recent fantasies. She quickly finds out that the attraction for him isn't a one way thing, he is attracted to her as well For 18+ audiences.
His Dirty Secret - Slave To The Billionaire - Contemporary Erotic Romance by Evelyn Troy His Dirty Secret - Slave To The Billionaire - Contemporary Erotic Romance by Evelyn Troy Sep. 30, 2014 41493 words Read a sample
Isobel Cairns believes she's won this time; after tricking the reclusive but charismatic billionaire Tyler James into giving her a job, everything seems too easy for the devious, assertive beauty. But when Mr. James reveals he knew all along she was playing him, and commands her to take off her coffee-stained dress and follow his every order, Isobel's fragile world of deception is shattered!
Fate's Pawn: Prologue by Rick Fox Fate's Pawn: Prologue by Rick Fox Sep. 30, 2014 5042 words Read a sample
Fate's pawn is the story of Raziel Re'del, a young man fighting to save his home from terrible creatures who want to destroy it and enslave its people. He has the help of friends and mentors but will that be enough to stop the ancient evil that is coming for him?
Very Sexy Jokes by kakakamal Very Sexy Jokes by kakakamal Sep. 30, 2014 4016 words Sample 10%
This books is meant for those who love to laugh.
Gracie's Cave by Bill Crumpler Gracie's Cave by Bill Crumpler Sep. 30, 2014 2365 words Read a sample
Gracie is witty, intelligent, and loving. She loves TV shows and music from the 1950’s and ’60’s, and she loves to sing in the shower. As for men, well, she’s been engaged three times and dumped three times. What are her chances of finding a man who loves the same things she loves ... a man who will also love her?
An Evening at the Palace : The Astonishing Adventures of Heracles Flint by N J Moore An Evening at the Palace : The Astonishing Adventures of Heracles Flint by N J Moore Sep. 30, 2014 8831 words Read a sample
Almost midnight at Buckingham Palace, but sleep eludes Queen Victoria. Her Majesty's evening is about to get worse, assassins have come for her, 50 foot tall clay assassins...
Taming The Fae - An Exsilium Short Story by Karen Swart Taming The Fae - An Exsilium Short Story by Karen Swart Sep. 30, 2014 18351 words Read a sample
This is a short story based on events that happened within the Kasadya Hellhound Series. What ever happened between Max and Nanini?
The Fools' Bewilderment by Rob Spense The Fools' Bewilderment by Rob Spense Sep. 30, 2014 435 words Sample 20%
The childhood of Althazar ( and Balthazar, obviously )
Fore Shadows: Escape 2169 (A Society in the Shadow of Civilization Short Story) by Roari Benjamin Fore Shadows: Escape 2169 (A Society in the Shadow of Civilization Short Story) by Roari Benjamin Sep. 30, 2014 5876 words Read a sample
Once he saved the Colony's population from a deadly virus, Dr. Samuel Marks knew the U.C.E. - United Continents of Earth - would find out he helped his friends accomplish their mission. But his tree was their only hope for survival; he had no other choice. Samuel did what had to be done, and now the only option he has left is to Escape 2169.
Interpretation of the Great Qur’an- Part 5 | تأويل القرآن العظيم- الجزء الخامس by Mohammad Amin Sheikho Interpretation of the Great Qur’an- Part 5 | تأويل القرآن العظيم- الجزء الخامس by Mohammad Amin Sheikho Sep. 30, 2014 93405 words Read a sample
Realities of Meaning | أنوار التنزيل وحقائق التأويل Volume 5 | الجزء الخامس
Five Filthy Tales of Smut by Jesse Flynn Five Filthy Tales of Smut by Jesse Flynn Sep. 30, 2014 24829 words Read a sample
From Jesse Flynn comes a collection of 5 filthy tales of smut, featuring hardcore, graphic sex of all kinds, including but not limited to anal, rough and aggressive, femdom, bdsm, alpha male, multiple partners, lesbian and much, much more! Includes: A Complete & Total Freak, Hot & Bothered, New Years Eve, Two Plus Me Equals Three, Hitting It Off. Adults only! 18 and over only!
An Introduction to The Five Abilities of Incredibly Successful Salespeople by Rick Wong An Introduction to The Five Abilities of Incredibly Successful Salespeople by Rick Wong Sep. 30, 2014 6574 words Read a sample
The Five Abilities® of Incredible Successful Sales People is a guide full of common sales problems that you face daily. It will guide you through challenges that even the most experienced sales people occasionally need help with. • How do you build a successful value proposition? • What does a dream customer look like? • How do you turn objections into the best opportunities you have?
In the Face of Darkness by Sarah Dell In the Face of Darkness by Sarah Dell Sep. 29, 2014 30172 words Read a sample
At seventeen Lily Culpepper was made a vampire. After ten years of living under the control of the vampire who made her she has lost all hope of regaining the life she once had. Lily is ready to complete her transformation into a vampire and give up her humanity until her first and only love comes back into her life. Matthias Sawyer reminds her of what it was like to be seventeen and in love.
A Tale of Two Christians by Jason J. Cross A Tale of Two Christians by Jason J. Cross Sep. 29, 2014 3172 words Read a sample
Old friends, Jane and Kerri, are having an argument about when it is appropriate to talk about the Word and Jesus. Which one is correct?
Whatever It Takes by Jay Sparks Lisa Cindrich Whatever It Takes by Jay Sparks Lisa Cindrich Sep. 29, 2014 6624 words Read a sample
As president of Regency Executions, Edgers chafes under the general disdain for his line of work and plots to break into the socially elite with his new venture in prison manufacturing. Brendan Roth, a Regency employee with a sense of entitlement and a flair for blackmail, threatens that upend that vision, but Edgers isn't about to let some Dartmouth punk run roughshod over his ambitions.
M'ADWINDWIN (Poetry & Thoughts) by Richard Kwabena Botchway M'ADWINDWIN (Poetry & Thoughts) by Richard Kwabena Botchway Sep. 29, 2014 4268 words Read a sample
M'ADWINDWIN (Poetry & Thoughts) captures the mind of the author. Expressed in poetry and scribbling of alphabets, it seeks to take you on a journey of ideas, dreams, youthful exuberance, fear and vision.
As Long As She's Happy (Short Story) by C.M. Lanning As Long As She's Happy (Short Story) by C.M. Lanning Sep. 29, 2014 6800 words Read a sample
Some blind people have a seeing-eye dog that guides them. Claire is different. She has a seeing-eye human named Barry, and this is a story of how far he'll go to keep her happy.
Elementary Parenting (Practical Parenting Tips to Help Your Child Thrive in Elementary School) by Erainna Winnett Elementary Parenting (Practical Parenting Tips to Help Your Child Thrive in Elementary School) by Erainna Winnett Sep. 29, 2014 15962 words Read a sample
Raising children is one of the most important roles anyone can play in society. After all, it is our children who are the future! The array of issues, challenges and opportunities in raising children are mind-boggling. It’s enough to make any parent feel overwhelmed and sometimes frustrated. This book is here to help you with the valleys and hills of parenting the elementary aged-child.
Volunteer by Owain Logan Volunteer by Owain Logan Sep. 29, 2014 3617 words Read a sample
When a Navy Shipman is offered membership into the military’s Active Ground Support scheme, he accepts without hesitation. In this very short story, we follow the journey of the unnamed soldier as he volunteers for participation in this popular programme.
105 Ways You Can Make $1,000 Fast by Actualizely 105 Ways You Can Make $1,000 Fast by Actualizely Sep. 29, 2014 13749 words Read a sample
Finally sleep better at night by knowing the 105 ways you can make $1,000 fast
Death of a Hero II by Jim Morris Death of a Hero II by Jim Morris Sep. 29, 2014 4972 words Read a sample
Originally appeared in Soldier to Fortune magazine as a slighted altered article, Death of a Hero shows the story of four men as they battle war and life. However, when one man, Fred, is tested during the World Trade Center terrorist attack, the beauty of a true hero is shown.
Chimps with Nukes by Jim Morris Chimps with Nukes by Jim Morris Sep. 29, 2014 2245 words Read a sample
In this compelling article, Jim Morris, a Vietnam Veteran, points out that the individuals making war decisions are often not the ones carrying them out. With the realization that only one Congressman's son served during the Vietnam War, Morris explains that, "The people will lose faith in a leadership that expends their sons and daughters like used Kleenex, but sends its own to Harvard and Yale."
Chasing Azrael (Deathly Insanity Book 1) by Hazel Butler Chasing Azrael (Deathly Insanity Book 1) by Hazel Butler Sep. 29, 2014 130101 words Read a sample
Andee Tilbrook's unique ability to commune with the dead has left her clinging to her husband James's ghost, slowly losing touch with the world and any desire to continue living. When her friend is threatened by a serial killer however, Andee is pulled into the investigation by the same detective who investigated James's death. She has no choice but use her skills to save her friends, and herself.
Sometimes a simple hi can lead to so many things by Aman Bhageria Sometimes a simple hi can lead to so many things by Aman Bhageria Sep. 29, 2014 86171 words Read a sample
This is a personal memoir as to how I met one of the most amazing girls in one of the most unusual ways and the time we had together and the conversations we had and the crazy stuff I did for her, this is more of an experience than a love story.
Fright Night by Tunbridge Wells Writers Fright Night by Tunbridge Wells Writers Sep. 29, 2014 18221 words Read a sample
A thrilling new collection of short stories for Halloween brought to you by the Tunbridge Wells Writers. These thirteen tales of encounters with the supernatural range from circus freaks to fairground gypsies, bloodthirsty pets and a supernatural being you really don't want to find in your attic. Enough psychological suspense and all round creepiness to send a shiver down your spine.
Canada's Role in the Payment Processing Industry by Robert Ronning Canada's Role in the Payment Processing Industry by Robert Ronning Sep. 29, 2014 2296 words Read a sample
Welcome to the adventure that is currently the Payment Processing Industry in Canada. It is a long trail of mystery, deceit, corruption and hard-to-imagine profits, in an environment of, until very recently, little or no regulation. This path produced merchants laid bare, like a Thanksgiving turkey, to the vice of the payment processing companies, especially the Canadian banks, plucking and carv
Pillada in fraganti: La detective by Helen Hex Pillada in fraganti: La detective by Helen Hex Sep. 29, 2014 13999 words Read a sample
Malena trabaja como detective en Barcelona y se ve envuelta en una trama de corrupción. Dylan es un policía que está llevando a cabo una venganza a sangre fría y que se siente atraído por la detective que intenta capturarlo. Sus caminos se cruzan y ninguno imagina a dónde la atracción que sienten el uno por el otro les puede hacer llegar.
How to Teach a Problem-Solving Letter Composition Project in 6 Classes by David Bruce How to Teach a Problem-Solving Letter Composition Project in 6 Classes by David Bruce Sep. 29, 2014 43912 words Read a sample
This document describes a composition project that I have successfully used during my years of teaching at Ohio University in Athens, Ohio. The composition project is to write a Problem-Solving Letter that gives the reader information that the reader can use. This is practical writing, as opposed to academic research papers that teachers grade and return to their students.
Private Behaviour by Nancy Allbright Private Behaviour by Nancy Allbright Sep. 29, 2014 2918 words Sample 20%
When Jayne rings Verity and asks her to confide in her about a sexual exploits in order to ease her sexual frustration, Verity's story ends with an explosive result.
Jump into Fall Sampler from Books to Go Now by Jennifer Conner Jump into Fall Sampler from Books to Go Now by Jennifer Conner Sep. 29, 2014 55369 words Read a sample
First chapters from some of our best-selling stories from our best-selling authors. Together for the first time. Romance, sweets, historicals, paranormal, women's fiction and more. Something for everyone.
Awesome Women of All Time by A Kh'an Awesome Women of All Time by A Kh'an Sep. 29, 2014 8724 words Sample 10%
Awesome women are ones who achieved great, had influenced us all and still does. Their careers, accomplishments and contributions made difference in others life and world history. This compilation of women is the ones who are awesome women of all time
Une Saint-Valentin au Ranch by Laura Harner Une Saint-Valentin au Ranch by Laura Harner Sep. 29, 2014 4661 words Read a sample
La Saint Valentin aurait dû être le jour de leur mariage, mais Ty avait mis fin à cette folie quelques semaines auparavant. En tant qu'offre de paix, un gâteau au chocolat avec trois couches de glaçage au beurre n'était pas beaucoup, mais Cass lui pardonnerait. Éventuellement. Cass avait d'autres plans...
1-Minute Chinese: The Revolutionary New Method to make learning Chinese fast, easy and fun! (Volume 1) by Rowan Kohll 1-Minute Chinese: The Revolutionary New Method to make learning Chinese fast, easy and fun! (Volume 1) by Rowan Kohll Sep. 29, 2014 7501 words Read a sample
Get ready to say goodbye to hours of dull studying because now, with the publication of 1-Minute Chinese, anybody can learn Chinese, quickly and easily! Using the amazing art of mnemonics this ground-breaking new book shows you how to effortlessly remember Chinese words, characters and tones, as fast as you can read them! If you've read and enjoyed this book, please consider leaving a review.
The Compassionate Act by R. Lorelei The Compassionate Act by R. Lorelei Sep. 29, 2014 1522 words Read a sample
What if a radiologist tried saving you by letting you die?
Pamela’s Love Collection by Pamela Cummins Pamela’s Love Collection by Pamela Cummins Sep. 29, 2014 8275 words Read a sample
What do self-love, the Three F’s, and “He has to be spiritual” have in common? They are all in Pamela’s Love Collection. Love is always in the air, but often it’s just out of our grasp. It is time to start grasping it whether you are single or in a relationship. Love intuitive and radio host Pamela Cummins will show you how to recognize the signs of healthy love and what to do with it.
The Survivor Chronicles: Book 4 (Chapter 16, Carl) by Erica Stevens The Survivor Chronicles: Book 4 (Chapter 16, Carl) by Erica Stevens Sep. 29, 2014 3384 words Read a sample
The Survivor Chronicles: Book 4, The Risen is the fourth book in an ongoing serial story released every Monday. Unedited version. Cover art by EbookLaunch
THE FLOOD, A Tess Darling Mini-Mystery by Tash Bell THE FLOOD, A Tess Darling Mini-Mystery by Tash Bell Sep. 29, 2014 3923 words Read a sample
Tess Darling is a sassy TV producer, who solves media murders with the help of hunky but hapless cameraman Miller. In this funny, fast-paced short, the duo are sent to film the launch of a celebrity spa. When the owner's found strangled in his study, they discover he's a blackmailer, his famous guests really victims. As sparks fly, can Tess identify the killer - or will she be blinded by stars?
Downstream by J Fine Downstream by J Fine Sep. 29, 2014 1688 words Sample 10%
A short story
The Exchange Student by Jack Gordon Christian The Exchange Student by Jack Gordon Christian Sep. 29, 2014 15368 words Sample 20%
This short story is a sexual fantasy that explores human sexual behavior. The purpose of the story is to help people better understand their sexual desires and make better decisions about how to respond to them, by considering the possible results of alternative courses of action. The focus of the story is on a woman’s response to repressed sexual desires and unexpected sexual situations.
Tania's New Bicycle by Kanika G Tania's New Bicycle by Kanika G Sep. 29, 2014 976 words Read a sample
Tania has a new bicycle. She has no trouble as long as the training wheels are on. But mama takes off the training wheels after a week and Tania has a bad fall. She wont go near her bicycle again. Does little Tania manage to over come her fear and learn to ride her bike? Read on to find out.
In Tartarus by Gareth Lewis In Tartarus by Gareth Lewis Sep. 29, 2014 3043 words Read a sample
The galaxy's sixth greatest thief is sent to Tartarus, a prison orbiting a black hole. What could possibly go wrong? A 3,000 word science fiction short story.
I've got my eye on you by Catherine Wooden I've got my eye on you by Catherine Wooden Sep. 28, 2014 11536 words Read a sample
Join Yasmin, Nicole, and Anya in their junior year at Thurgood Marshall High School, a high school in a Virginia community. There will be trials and challenges, flirting and fun, good times and bad.
Brokenhearted by CreoleDarling Brokenhearted by CreoleDarling Sep. 28, 2014 1466 words Read a sample
Brokenhearted is a small collection of poems about hurt, pain, sadness and breakups.
Arranged To A Stranger by Caleb Parise Arranged To A Stranger by Caleb Parise Sep. 28, 2014 1050 words Read a sample
Steve must conquer his fear and marry a woman he has never seen.
Всичките мъртви сезони на една рустифина by gerasim simeonov Всичките мъртви сезони на една рустифина by gerasim simeonov Sep. 28, 2014 35823 words Read a sample
“Животът не е сграда, издигаща се нагоре, а руини, етажи падащи надолу.”
All For Nothing by Laurie Treacy All For Nothing by Laurie Treacy Sep. 28, 2014 5785 words Read a sample
Her life has been a lie. Amy Corbett wants answers. About her past and why her mother didn’t clue her into the truth. Reluctantly accepting the changes forced upon her, Amy’s trying to embrace her new self, but being a witch is hard work. Not able to grasp a simple spell, she learns about a secret society of magic users, shunned for not being able to ‘fit in.