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Frida Kahlo by Lisa E. Jobe Frida Kahlo by May 06, 2016 Free! 194 words Read a sample
Explore Frida Kahlo through the photo fantasy artwork of Lisa E. Jobe. Melding Kahlo's own paintings with black and white photographs and various other elements, Jobe creates a digital decoupage to experience the artist like never before. Containing quotes by Kahlo herself, this picture book is a sure bet for any Kahlo admirer.
A Guide to Middle School and Beyond by Michael Turnbull A Guide to Middle School and Beyond by May 06, 2016 $4.99 11740 words Sample 20%
Throughout my 35 years as a teacher and coach, I have always wanted to write a book about this time in the lives of young people. This book is not a success guide, merely a guide with thoughts and ideas that I hope you will mull over and give consideration to. If you find anything that helps you along your path, that's great! It is up to you: SAVE or DELETE?
Wrath Of Athena by Dale Cozort Wrath Of Athena by May 06, 2016 $0.99 21509 words Sample 20%
When their fly-by-night cross-timeline petting zoo is quarantined in a hot, stinking warehouse, Scott Hardy and Athena Anders, his dish-hurling sometime girlfriend, think they’ve hit bottom. Then the zoo’s dinosaurs go missing. And it’s mating season. The only thing worse than a breeding pair of dinosaurs loose on an unsuspecting world? The wrath of Athena when she finds out who’s responsible.
Shoals O' Herring by Colin Garrow Shoals O' Herring by May 06, 2016 Free! 1487 words Read a sample
Tired of his day job, young Stevie joins the crew of a fishing trawler - but life at sea isn't as romantic as he expects: It was November and it was cold, and I wasn’t getting along very well with the skipper. We’d only been away from port a few days, but I knew I never, ever, wanted to go to sea again.
Corporate Bitch by Caitlyn Norrel Corporate Bitch by May 06, 2016 $0.99 10242 words Sample 15%
Ailem and Celina, two gorgeous brunette office rivals, also do secret escort services for their boss's clients on the side. When they start competing for sexual jobs, the sparks begin to fly; and they know of only one way to decide who's better cut out for sex work. They struggle to best each other in subtle competitions; but when the office shuts down, a vicious sexfight for supremacy begins...
Tasty Girl by Cathy Roy Tasty Girl by May 06, 2016 $2.99 44556 words Sample 15%
Eleanor Lindstrom is a Tasty Girl, working as an intern for San Francisco’s top underground radio station in 1978, KTST - Tasty. Add dating a stud, attending Stanford and DJ duties at KZSU, and she’s come a long way from South Dakota. Tasty Girl explores questions such as, “Is it ethical to run a gambling ring to pay tuition?” and “Can you enjoy better living through chemicals?”
30 Stories in 30 years by Timothy Anderson 30 Stories in 30 years by May 06, 2016 $5.99 29766 words Sample 20%
Get ready for adventures in faith that will thrill your heart and convince your mind that God is REAL. As you read these stories, you will be challenged to leave a life of apathy and pursue victory and boldness in the name of Jesus Christ.
The Engineering Menu by Prakash Hegade The Engineering Menu by May 06, 2016 Free! 5147 words Read a sample
This is a batch book dedicated to the Class of 2016 graduating from department of ISE, BVBCET, Hubli, Karnataka, India.
Complete Guide to Women in Military Combat: Implementation of the Decision to Open All Ground Combat Units to Women, Cultural Issues, Congressional Action, Army Plans and Actions, Impact on Marines by Progressive Management Complete Guide to Women in Military Combat: Implementation of the Decision to Open All Ground Combat Units to Women, Cultural Issues, Congressional Action, Army Plans and Actions, Impact on Marines by May 06, 2016 $7.99 112037 words Sample 3%
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique book reproduces a number of military reports and government documents about the issue of women serving in combat.
Why Guys Hate Dating by Andrew Adamson Why Guys Hate Dating by May 06, 2016 $2.99 99411 words Sample 20%
“They say what doesn't kill you only makes you stronger. Whoever said that, has never been on a date with me.” Andy didn't die on his first date but it was close. His date literally left him for dead and hooked up with his best friend. Throw in the fact that his legs were crushed by a drunk preppy prick trying to scare him, that his mom decided he needed a parental sponge bath before taking him t
The Megatropolis Amazons Vs the Girl's Night Out by Philo Hunter The Megatropolis Amazons Vs the Girl's Night Out by May 06, 2016 $0.99 14358 words Sample 20%
Once a month Archbaroness, leader of the Megatropolis Amazons, takes her team for a girl's night out. This time, however, they are in for more than they bargained for. This is a 14,000 word one handed read contains scenes of detailed and graphic sexual nature, and is not intended for readers under the age of 18.
A Friday Fairytale by gipsika A Friday Fairytale by May 06, 2016 Free! 7208 words Read a sample
Vonce there vas a villain so vile, the vegetation vilted vhere he put his vicked vorking boots. And a Hero so Huge, so Hunky and Heroic, his name could only be Hugo. And a dragon so dangerous and diluvian (ante-), you get the idea. And then there was Nadisda: A being of pure magic. And one day the vile villain asked her to create a curse. That's where it all went wrong...
Beautiful Firefight by Priscilla Laster Beautiful Firefight by May 06, 2016 $2.99 66682 words Sample 20%
This is a love story told from the perspective of a man who loves his lover from the depths of his soul. It starts with a pair of teens and takes you through their journey of finding themselves and their love for each other. The storyline builds appropriately with heavy dialog. Enjoy!
The Rabbit Ate My Flip-Flops by Rachel Elizabeth Cole The Rabbit Ate My Flip-Flops by May 06, 2016 $3.99 47506 words Sample 20%
You can't bring a rabbit camping. But Drew Montgomery's annoying little sister smuggles their pet rabbit along anyway. Now Drew's got to keep Tiny out of trouble before disaster really strikes.
Chained to You: Contracted (Dark Billionaires) by Alexia Praks Chained to You: Contracted (Dark Billionaires) by May 06, 2016 $2.99 37690 words Sample 10%
I keep thinking about your obedient, licentious body and how much I want you. These are the words of the gorgeous billionaire James Maxwell, the man with whom I signed a contract in exchange for my brother’s freedom, the man who trapped me in his world of exotic seduction, a world that thrilled, terrified, and confused me.
The Defiant and The Defeated by Hughie Gibson The Defiant and The Defeated by May 06, 2016 $4.99 93134 words Sample 20%
Pine Bluff Mysteries volume 1 is a collection of mysteries from writer Hughie Gibson and includes His Father's Eyes, the novel A New Man, Death at Winter's Dawn, and Driver.
Galaxy9 by Darryl Brent Galaxy9 by May 06, 2016 $3.49 32131 words Sample 20%
Science fiction comedy adventure. Explore Galaxy9 with three smart-talking students and their cheeky bot, aboard the spaceship, the Midnight Shrike.
Making an American Harem-Episode #11:  Settling the Sex Object and Harem Recruiting by Style Wallace Making an American Harem-Episode #11: Settling the Sex Object and Harem Recruiting by May 06, 2016 $2.99 20796 words Sample 20%
Having a sex object in your house could prove distracting, even tricky. Joshua finds the adjustment interesting…that is to say too enticing to resist. With a live-in sex object, his harem requires more care and attention. Recruiting, however, must continue. He finds himself staring at the nearly bare breasts of a beautiful but shy brunette for whom he demonstrates “how it’s done” with Liza.
How Eating Healthy Helped Me Overcome Autism by Travis Breeding How Eating Healthy Helped Me Overcome Autism by May 06, 2016 $0.99 3436 words Sample 15%
Travis shares how eating healthier and more nutritional foods has helped his mental, emotional, and social health. Travis was skeptical of the diet working to help with autism but since he started eating healthy about a month ago he has noticed not only has his mental and emotional health improved, but his social skills had also improved a great deal. Travis is a huge fan of eating healthy foods.
A Frank's Tale by Roger Thornton A Frank's Tale by May 06, 2016 $0.99 11389 words Sample 20%
The Roman Empire is collapsing and Barbarian tribes are fighting for land and supremacy in Western Roman Empire. Sigiric and his sons embark on a journey to join King Clovis in battle and make the Franks the dominant Barbarian tribe.
The Reformed Viscount by Elizabeth Reed The Reformed Viscount by May 06, 2016 $1.99 6454 words Sample 20%
Roger, the Viscount of Goldsmith, thinks that at long last he has found just the woman to tame and satisfy his desires, in the form of Miss Lucinda Travis. But in order to get his heart’s desire, he is met by a number of obstacles.
Two Sisters Times Two by Jeffrey Anderson Two Sisters Times Two by May 06, 2016 Free! 104634 words Read a sample
What happens when you take two sisters stuck in middle age and join them with two sisters struggling to enter adulthood and stir them all together in the cauldron of life's trials? This novel picks up the story of Brooke and Leah Fulcher now in their fifties and adds Jodie and Penni, Brooke's daughters, to their mix, creating emotional entanglements beyond the sum of those parts.
He's a Good Dog. (He just doesn't like you to laf.) by Richard Lung He's a Good Dog. (He just doesn't like you to laf.) by May 06, 2016 $2.99 37570 words Sample 10%
"A Boot Boy in the Great War" is a verse and drama novela. A publishing agent forbad any stories about the Battle of Jutland or the pet budgie. This collection manages to break both tabus, together with a host of other undesirables. Not to mention Dafty Tailchaser, who tells the tale of the Good Dog and others of his kind.
Greetings From The Ninth Sector by Rish Outfield Greetings From The Ninth Sector by May 06, 2016 $1.00 4426 words Sample 20%
Corporal Bruce Otterson has shipped out on the I.F.S. George Lucas, to deliver colonists to a faraway planet. But to get there, the ship has to pass through Sector Nine, where strange, disturbing things have been known to happen. And will happen again.
The Lost Gentleman by Elizabeth Reed The Lost Gentleman by May 06, 2016 $1.99 6254 words Sample 20%
When Lady Fulton finds a man lying unconsciously on the beach shore, she has no idea that her fate was soon to change dramatically. For this mystery gentleman has the power to unleash all her restrained passion and desires to make Lady Fulton for the first time feel well and truly alive!
Long Road by zoewarner Long Road by May 06, 2016 $0.99 710 words Sample 20%
I made a choice and now I have to figure out how to live with it. I just hope Nate won't hold it against me when whatever is headed our way comes crashing down.
Break by zoewarner Break by May 06, 2016 $0.99 1137 words Sample 20%
I'm getting into this whole angel thing a lot deeper than I ever wanted to. Will I understand what my purpose is in this whole angel on angel game? Or will I betray everything I am now for something I may not like later.
Familiar by zoewarner Familiar by May 06, 2016 $0.99 1149 words Sample 20%
Something is familiar about this situation, but it's different from what I thought and I'm not sure I want to be a part of it.
The 21 Day Juice Fast by Ms. Kyla Latrice, Inc. The 21 Day Juice Fast by May 06, 2016 $20.99 9884 words Sample 3%
This cookbook is dedicated to men and women around the world that have dealt with or are beginning to deal with obesity or those whom simply want to loose weight, get healthy and get fit once and for all. I share my 170 lbs of weight loss secrets with you and how I was obese twice, ridiculed, looked down upon and even rejected. In this cookbook I help get you started on being free.
Slushie & Juice Fast by Ms. Kyla Latrice, Inc. Slushie & Juice Fast by May 06, 2016 $20.99 9884 words Sample 3%
This cookbook is dedicated to men and women around the world that have dealt with or are beginning to deal with obesity or those whom simply want to loose weight, get healthy and get fit once and for all. I share my 170 lbs of weight loss secrets with you and how I was obese twice, ridiculed, looked down upon and even rejected. In this cookbook I help get you started on being free.
The 21 Day Slushie & Juice Fast by Ms. Kyla Latrice, Inc. The 21 Day Slushie & Juice Fast by May 06, 2016 $20.99 9884 words Sample 3%
This cookbook is dedicated to men and women around the world that have dealt with or are beginning to deal with obesity or those whom simply want to loose weight, get healthy and get fit once and for all. I share my 170 lbs of weight loss secrets with you and how I was obese twice, ridiculed, looked down upon and even rejected. In this cookbook I help get you started on being free.
Magic for Breakfast: 3 Easy to Make Gluten Free Favorites by Amy Cesari Magic for Breakfast: 3 Easy to Make Gluten Free Favorites by May 06, 2016 Free! 4044 words Read a sample
Sometimes you just need cake for breakfast. Especially when you’re gluten free and are left out of so many opportunities to eat donuts, pastries, and cake. This book covers 3 essential gluten free breakfast recipes that’ll give you awesome results on your first try. No bad batch, no bad cake.
Plain and Simple by Rusty Hunt Plain and Simple by May 06, 2016 $0.99 1976 words Sample 5%
The book contains twenty-eight Spirit filled poems, ego and self removed from the writing equation.
A Trio of Tales by M. C. Elam A Trio of Tales by May 06, 2016 $0.99 8080 words Sample 15%
A Trio of Tales is a collection of three short stories.
Surviving Secrets by Melanie McCurdie Surviving Secrets by May 06, 2016 $2.99 16767 words Sample 5%
Some monsters live in your closet, some in your mind, and in the case of Zara Savage and Roselyn Ignacio, some monsters are all too human.
The Power of Lust: Story 12 by Arla Coopa The Power of Lust: Story 12 by May 06, 2016 $0.99 983 words Sample 20%
There's still one more roommate in the apartment. What will Bob want to do to her?
God and Religion by Broomhandle Books God and Religion by May 06, 2016 $0.99 1944 words Sample 20%
This essay discusses the chapter “God and Religion” from Philosophy and Contemporary Issues by John Roy Burr and Milton Goldinger. From the chapter's inquiry into the existence of God, the paper addresses the construction of the debate including the scientific constraints of logic which fail to admit subjective experience and the inconsistency of the existence of evil and the existence of God.
Tyler: The Gatekeeper Series by Stevie Trinity Tyler: The Gatekeeper Series by May 06, 2016 Free! 7345 words Read a sample
Tyler is a Bounty Hunter. Tormented by the memory of the woman who broke his heart, he became a Bounty Hunter to try and find her. She has managed to elude him for years. Now he is closing in on finding her, if Acacia doesn't find a way to distract him, and pull him further into the dark
Shame Me Twice by Mark Connolly Shame Me Twice by May 06, 2016 $4.99 50917 words Sample 15%
The young women on a college campus should be safe, they are not. The young men should be gentlemen, they are not. The authorities are suppose to be watchful and understanding, they are not. Jessica is asked to show them the error of their ways.
All Natural Soups & Stews by Ms. Kyla Latrice, Inc. All Natural Soups & Stews by May 06, 2016 $20.99 9438 words Sample 3%
Sometimes you need to give your body a rest from what you have been eating regularly, such as meats, especially those that take quite a bit of time to digest and to rid the body of toxins that came in through certain foods eaten. And in this book I discuss how I lost 170lbs, beat obesity twice and sculpted an eating and overall nutrition plan.
Prophecy, Book One of the Prophecy Series by Lea Kirk Prophecy, Book One of the Prophecy Series by May 06, 2016 $2.99 92905 words Sample 15%
A woman who's lost everything, a man betrayed by his own, but together their destiny is greater than ever imagined.
The Four Cock Solution: Story 4 by Candace Mia The Four Cock Solution: Story 4 by May 06, 2016 $0.99 1074 words Sample 20%
Her boyfriend is not interested in her pregnant body. The four nerds are.
Hunt by zoewarner Hunt by May 06, 2016 $2.99 5418 words Sample 20%
Julie was running from her own demons, but Ben got caught in the middle. Now she is trying to find a way to save his soul and get hers back.
Summerwind by Stanley Laine Summerwind by May 06, 2016 $3.99 60295 words Sample 10%
Jack Monroe easily trades a seemingly hopeless future for a two week escape to Lake Michigan with his tantalizing friends Tori and Kaye. But his summer of fun is turned upside down when he meets a stranger on the beach who will change his life forever.
Choosing Your Destiny by Hushidar Hugh Motlagh Choosing Your Destiny by May 06, 2016 $5.99 79089 words Sample 15%
How would you feel if someone else had the authority to decide what you should eat, where you should live, what you should do for living, and who you should marry? Now consider this question: What would be your religion if you were born in Saudi Arabia? What about Israel, India, or China? Would you not be a Muslim, a Jew, a Hindu, or a Buddhist, depending on what your parents believed?
I am Autistic and I am Proud of It by Travis Breeding I am Autistic and I am Proud of It by May 06, 2016 $0.99 2495 words Sample 20%
Travis shares how he came to terms with having autism and embraces it. Travis was experiencing a lot of traumatic things due to having schizophrenia that he thought was autism. He hated autism because of the psychosis and he did not know that the psychosis was caused by his schizophrenia instead of the autism. Travis shares how he is really good at some things he does because of having autism.
Subterranean Homesick Alien by Richard Shury Subterranean Homesick Alien by May 06, 2016 $1.00 8057 words Sample 15%
After crash-landing on Earth, an alien finds himself trapped and alone, amongst a strange culture. Realising it will be some time before he can signal his people for rescue, he decides to learn about humanity, and records his observations.
A Supernatural Theology by James Duffy A Supernatural Theology by May 06, 2016 $3.99 70268 words Sample 5%
Do you believe in God – a creative force in the universe? Have you lost faith in your religion and life after death? Are you a devout atheist. No matter what your answer to these fundamental questions, hopefully, you will find many of the topics in this book interesting, thought provoking - an adventure in modern theology.
The Candidate by Tracey Richardson The Candidate by May 06, 2016 $9.99 81441 words Sample 20%
Presidential candidate Jane Kincaid—gorgeous, dynamic and extremely driven—is taking the country by storm, passionately outlining her blueprint for America. Voters quickly fall in love with her...and so, unwittingly, does Secret Service Agent Alexandria Warner.
Devil's Rock by Gerri Hill Devil's Rock by May 06, 2016 $9.99 71565 words Sample 20%
Bestselling, award-winning Gerri Hill presents the turmoil of unbidden passion combined with heart-pounding suspense in a compelling story inspired by her own Hunter's Way.