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Are You There, Coffee? It's Me, Mom by Kianna Alexander Are You There, Coffee? It's Me, Mom by Kianna Alexander Oct. 30, 2014 Free! 10269 words Read a sample
With young children in the house, life seldom goes as planned. In this collection of candid essays, Kianna Alexander offers the reader a humorous look at modern motherhood. Navigate through the daily mishaps of a family with two work from home parents and two kids under the age of ten. The children, Scooter and Sweetpea, may have made up nicknames, but they, and their shenanigans, are very real.
Inchoate in Urdu by Lazlo Ferran Inchoate in Urdu by Lazlo Ferran Oct. 30, 2014 Free! 2048 words Read a sample
This is a translation of my short story, Inchoate, into Urdu. شروع کرنا تاریخ میں پہلی بورڈ کے اجلاس اور اس کی واحد ایجنڈا آئٹم کے بارے میں ایک ونودی کہانی.
Off Limits by JL Paul Off Limits by JL Paul Oct. 30, 2014 $0.99 32762 words Sample 20%
He was off limits to me - my stepbrother, the one who hated me and my mother. Surly and sullen, but oh so sexy, he reluctantly let me stay with him that summer. I wanted him - badly. He wanted me, too. When the sparks ignited, what were we supposed to do?
The Journeyman by Dan Dillard The Journeyman by Dan Dillard Oct. 30, 2014 $2.99 77490 words Sample 20%
Chelsea Ritter is a high school student with an odd problem. Her next door neighbor murders women in his basement and she knows about it. Not only that, but he knows she knows. She has video proof, she has a plan...but it isn't what you think.
Deus e o Homem by Masahisa Goi Deus e o Homem by Masahisa Goi Oct. 30, 2014 $7.99 33616 words Sample 15%
Deus e o Homem revela a nossa verdadeira ligação com Deus e com nossas divindades e espíritos guardiões, oferecendo uma visão clara das dimensões espirituais do universo e de como podemos transcender os ciclos cármicos para alcançar nosso estado natural de amor infinito, sabedoria e alegria.
Season of the Killing Moon by Tony Masero Season of the Killing Moon by Tony Masero Oct. 30, 2014 $2.99 40064 words Sample 15%
Geronimo is dead. But there is one who still remains. A rambling, beaten down Apache Indian, a bum that works the streets of the frontier town looking for a handout and some humanity…. and finding none. He is a man that has fallen far. Then he receives news that is to bring him back from the edge. Something precious of his has gone – something that means more to him than his own life.
Stuck with Him : With Her Billionaire by Ellen Dominick Stuck with Him : With Her Billionaire by Ellen Dominick Oct. 30, 2014 $2.99 18657 words Sample 20%
Penelope Hart used to have a normal life. But after she's forced to spend a night trapped in a library with billionaire, Matthieu Dufour, everything changes. Crowds of paparazzi destroy Penelope's quiet life, and when it's all too much there's only one man she can turn to: Matt. He promises to take her in and keep her safe.
Evelyn's Journal by MJ Gardner Evelyn's Journal by MJ Gardner Oct. 30, 2014 $2.99 78912 words Sample 10%
Evelyn is young, beautiful and rich. Finding a man to love should be easy. But being a vampire, and wanting to bite every man she gets close to, complicates matters. So does being stalked by the vampire who turned her, who has specific ideas about how Evelyn should behave and whom she should love.
Baby Be Mine (Spinsters & Casanovas Series Book One) by Wanitta Praks Baby Be Mine (Spinsters & Casanovas Series Book One) by Wanitta Praks Oct. 30, 2014 $0.99 83771 words Sample 20%
Clarice has just turned thirty and she’s craving for a baby. So now she’s on the hunt for the perfect sperm. Enter two men - Anton, the perfect gentleman, and Hunter, Anton’s smart-mouth, no-good cousin with the title of number one Casanova in Australasia. Clarice gets Anton’s sperm, but why does her morning sickness includes craving for Hunter’s touches too?
Wicked Intentions by Linda Verji Wicked Intentions by Linda Verji Oct. 30, 2014 $2.99 83187 words Sample 20%
When Shakira is found innocent of killing her no-good ex-boyfriend, she realizes that being a good girl isn't all it's cracked out to be. One night of sin couldn't possibly hurt, could it? Bad-boy, Nathan Hollis is perfect for her plans. One night! Strictly sex! No follow-up! However he has a hidden agenda of his own that includes sticking around.
Omaggio a Lilli Carati by Gordiano Lupi Omaggio a Lilli Carati by Gordiano Lupi Oct. 30, 2014 Free! 6047 words Read a sample
Un omaggio a Lilli Carati, una delle attrici piú affascinanti degli anni settanta, recentemente scomparsa.
323 Potion Houser Road by Michael Arnold 323 Potion Houser Road by Michael Arnold Oct. 30, 2014 $0.99 22195 words Sample 9%
n the small, rustic town of Gastonia, North Carolina, Johnny Shull is leading a double life. Most of the townspeople regard him as a caring boyfriend, an honest businessman, and a model citizen. But Becky Barnes, a former prostitute and Johnny’s current girlfriend, knows better.
Collection of Fear - A horrific short story collection by Brendon Meynell Collection of Fear - A horrific short story collection by Brendon Meynell Oct. 30, 2014 $5.99 68452 words Sample 7%
This halloween why not sit back with Collection of Fear - A horrific short story collection. From ghosts, to time travel, an intergallactic battle for life and death, to a killer finding his groove again this book is sure to make the hairs on your neck stand up and pay attention. Ten stories have been written from scratch to keep you on the edge of your seat this Halloween.
गाब्रिएल गार्सिया मार्केज की महान कथायें by History World गाब्रिएल गार्सिया मार्केज की महान कथायें by History World Oct. 30, 2014 $1.99 18586 words Sample 10%
उन्होने अपने लेखन से विश्व्यापी साहित्यिक और व्यवसायिक सफलता प्राप्त की है। उन्होने साहित्य में "जादुई यथार्थवाद" को लोकप्रिय बनाया और साहित्य में अपना योगदान दिया है। उनकी कथाओं में समय समय पर जादुई तत्वों और घटनाओं का चित्रण होता है।
What About Your Saucepans? by Lindsay de Feliz What About Your Saucepans? by Lindsay de Feliz Oct. 30, 2014 $7.99 75701 words
Lindsay de Feliz walked away from an enviable lifestyle – marriage, successful career, expensive holidays, designer clothes, fast cars – to pursue her dream of being a scuba diving instructor. She could not have predicted the journey ahead when she arrived in the heat, sunshine and vibrant culture of the Dominican Republic.
Raped in Prison: 6 Stories of 1st Time Teenie Boys by Gary Bonds Raped in Prison: 6 Stories of 1st Time Teenie Boys by Gary Bonds Oct. 30, 2014 $2.99 41287 words Sample 20%
When sex is a duty, not a pleasure. This is rough, violent and extreme – Young teenagers sent to prison, being banged up with older men and having to sexually satisfy them when they are alone in the cell at nights; paying for protection with their youthful bodies. These stories tell the explicit tale of first time experiences in prison, young teens face in adult prisons. Extreme and very graphic.
Help Me Quit Smoking! The Revealing Account of a Confirmed Nicotine Addict of 26 Years and His Attempt To Stop Smoking by Tony Williams Help Me Quit Smoking! The Revealing Account of a Confirmed Nicotine Addict of 26 Years and His Attempt To Stop Smoking by Tony Williams Oct. 30, 2014 $0.99 12501 words Sample 15%
I’m almost ashamed to admit how dependent I was on cigarettes. So attached was I that even with a bad chest infection when I was struggling to draw breath and my lungs were aching I would still light up for my fix and the prospect of running out and not having a cigarette available first thing in the morning was a genuine fear...
Bia's War by Joanna Larum Bia's War by Joanna Larum Oct. 30, 2014 Free! 98239 words Read a sample
set in the north east of england during the first world war, bia opens a little shop and attempts to make a home for herself and her baby. but a spurned lover is determined to wreak revenge and, as the war comes close to the shores of her home, bia has to fight for her home, her business, her friends and her family
Winds Of Eden by John Bradford Branney Winds Of Eden by John Bradford Branney Oct. 30, 2014 $4.95 86052 words Sample 20%
Winds of Eden is the long awaited third book and finale of the Shadows of the Trail Trilogy. The Winds of Eden continues the story of the Folsom People, a mystical group of prehistoric hunters and gatherers, who are as much a part of the landscape as the animals they hunt and who hunt them. Join them on their emotional journey as they face natural disasters, predatory animals, and hostile tribes.
Kilig's Heart (Kilig&Hakeem #2) by Barbara G.Tarn Kilig's Heart (Kilig&Hakeem #2) by Barbara G.Tarn Oct. 30, 2014 $2.99 14007 words Sample 20%
The southern kingdoms are no more, but the Assassins' Guild is still there – honorable men who would never hurt women or children. Saif's legacy continues. Kilig and Hakeem explore their passion and get involved into a Guilds' war. Honorable assassins on the move. A Silvery Earth novella.
At Her Duke’s Bidding by Elizabeth Reed At Her Duke’s Bidding by Elizabeth Reed Oct. 30, 2014 $0.99 5067 words Sample 20%
Catherine feels strongly that she should leave and part ways from the duke and his household after paying back her debt to him in more ways than one! However, the duke will not let Catherine go so easily; he has never desired anyone in his life as much as he does Catherine. As a result, he is most unwilling to stop their passionate encounters that bring each of them so much pleasure.
Le piège by A. M. Le piège by A. M. Oct. 30, 2014 $0.99 3690 words Sample 10%
Nouvelle érotique. Prise au piège de l'amour, une femme acceptera-t-elle de se partager entre son amant et son meilleur ami ? D'après une histoire vraie.
Cursed - A Horror Collection by Natasha Duncan-Drake Cursed - A Horror Collection by Natasha Duncan-Drake Oct. 30, 2014 Free! 18859 words Read a sample
2 Horror Stories If Wishes Were ... by Natasha Duncan-Drake Essie and her friend Beth visit a spooky old graveyard and Essie makes a wish on a haunted mausoleum. Things don't turn out how she expected at all. Happy Families by Sophie Duncan Bridget loves Happy Families and buys a pack in an old junk shop. She lives to regret it as strange and nasty things start to happen to her house-mates.
Barbara by Ashok Natarajan Barbara by Ashok Natarajan Oct. 30, 2014 $20.00 38618 words Sample 20%
The Barbara Cartland Eternal Collection is the unique opportunity to collect as ebooks all five hundred of the timeless beautiful romantic novels written by the world’s most celebrated and enduring romantic author.
Message in the Bottle by Sachin Gupta Message in the Bottle by Sachin Gupta Oct. 30, 2014 Free! 2237 words Read a sample
Genie opens the bottle that he had found on the beach. He fancies a she-genie and plans family. But, it carries a message from a four year old girl who wishes for a clean city. Genie's efforts create a mass cleanliness movement in India.
A Stranger's Dark Gift by Janus Rain A Stranger's Dark Gift by Janus Rain Oct. 30, 2014 $1.99 6985 words Sample 30%
Kink smut. Fetish work, contains rapid pregnancy, body growth, and birth. A mysterious, creepy man insists that a letter must be delivered on time to a location. When it isn't, Karen takes it upon herself to avoid his return. But it becomes obvious soon that this might have been his plan all along when she finds a mysterious pendant and she begins to change...
The Return from the Death by Pen Avram The Return from the Death by Pen Avram Oct. 30, 2014 $0.99 15473 words Sample 20%
Having survived two separate terrorist attacks, the intrepid team of Hendrych and Kroupa had hoped to put the horrors of their run-in with the extremist group, AVPW, behind them. However, the prospect of world domination is too strong and they're soon facing a nightmare from beyond the grave.
The Good Red Road by Jessie Cox The Good Red Road by Jessie Cox Oct. 30, 2014 $3.99 29573 words Sample 20%
Ray Corngrower Saga Book 4 A tornado tears through the marsh and hits Bristow. Not only does it cause heavy damage, but brings out a giant python, along with heroes and villains. The Commanding Officer of the local National Guard proves that just because you wear a uniform, that doesn't mean you are out to protect the people.
Myanmar's Attractions and Delights by Ba Than Myanmar's Attractions and Delights by Ba Than Oct. 30, 2014 $4.00 39264 words Sample 20%
The author sincerely wishes that this small presentation will give you a moment of enjoyable reading. If by any chance these episodes may have succeeded in warming a heart or two or better if more, then he shall deem that heartbeat to be a fitting reward for all his endeavours.
Match in Heaven by Nass Endut Match in Heaven by Nass Endut Oct. 30, 2014 $1.99 18549 words Sample 20%
Men not only scare Indy but they disgust her. She distrusts them. Ash has body malfunction, his main male organ. They meet one day. Ash disturbs her differently and very strongly. Ash's body becomes alive merely at the sight of her. Are they willing to accept the magnetic pull towards each other? David offers them a live show together, a secret show to secret clients. Are they going to accept it?
DREADNOUGHT 2165 by A.D. Bloom DREADNOUGHT 2165 by A.D. Bloom Oct. 30, 2014 Free! 29911 words Read a sample
2165 - The Squidies' mammoth Dreadnought and its impenetrable armor turns the UN battlegroup at Sirius to a cloud of severed bulkheads and melting hulls. When a spybird sights that nightmare ship again at Altair, the Staas Privateer attack carrier Hardway is dispatched to hunt the marauder down.
HNK Average For Profitable Trading For IT by Hemant Kanade HNK Average For Profitable Trading For IT by Hemant Kanade Oct. 30, 2014 $0.99 4291 words Sample 20%
Now get the powerful formula to calculate an average that works wonders. See the charts in this book to believe this. Multiply your money by mastering this method. This is an in-depth analysis of IT index at the NSE in India for 2014. You can see how the buy signals and the sell signals are generated by using 'HNK Average'.
Study proposes that prolonged health coverage may improve cancer results in young adults by Amelia Gaby Study proposes that prolonged health coverage may improve cancer results in young adults by Amelia Gaby Oct. 30, 2014 Free! 539 words Read a sample
Warning! According to a study from Dana-Farber/Brigham and Women's Cancer Center (DF/BWCC) and Harvard Medical School, young adults who lack health care insurance are more likely to be diagnosed in advanced stages of cancer and have a higher risk of death.
A Love to Remember by Lynda Gray A Love to Remember by Lynda Gray Oct. 30, 2014 $2.99 33005 words Sample 15%
Lucy Pembrooke is hoping to leave her cheating husband and her past behind. Leaving her plastic surgeon husband Thomas Pembrooke and returning to her stepmother's home was not what she bargained for. But she hadn't planned on meeting the drop dead gorgeous, Christian Black an internationally bestselling author. Could the attraction between Lucy and Christian be enough to change their future? #love
Sunlight by Ryan Casey Sunlight by Ryan Casey Oct. 30, 2014 $4.99 69737 words Sample 15%
In the Brightest of Light, Darkness Resides. Sunlight is a gripping post apocalyptic suspense thriller from the author of the bestselling Dead Days series about the lengths a parent would go to protect their children. Both thrilling and subtle, horrifying and heartwarming, Sunlight is a riveting journey through a dark and dangerous world quite like no other.
Lion by B.B. Sorores Lion by B.B. Sorores Oct. 30, 2014 $5.99 77810 words Sample 10%
The City is everything Adam Reid could possibly have hoped for – power and potential. And his scholarship to the prestigious Harton University is his ticket to it all. A chance for a fresh start. A chance to hide from his dark past.
Black Soul (Black Warriors series: Prequel) by Kiru Taye Black Soul (Black Warriors series: Prequel) by Kiru Taye Oct. 30, 2014 $0.99 15573 words Sample 1%
He will damn his soul to set hers free. M'na is only supposed to watch Tara, but when darkness comes to claim her, he will break all the rules he has lived a thousand years upholding.
In Dreams by Heather Mullins In Dreams by Heather Mullins Oct. 30, 2014 $2.99 65416 words Sample 20%
Angelo Baldoni, a seasoned Detroit Homicide detective is assiganed the case of Hope Cooper. Able to visit people in their dreams, Hope latches onto Angelo in hopes he can catch her killer. When a cold case forces Angelo back into his past he questions everything. Will he keep his feelings at bay to find the murderer? Or will it be too late?
The Spirit Heir (A Dance of Dragons #2) by Kaitlyn Davis The Spirit Heir (A Dance of Dragons #2) by Kaitlyn Davis Oct. 30, 2014 $2.99 75504 words Sample 15%
From bestselling author Kaitlyn Davis comes a series perfect for fans of Throne of Glass, Graceling, and Game of Thrones! Jinji waits deep in the dungeons of Rayfort. A few floors above, Rhen rests trapped in a coma. And out of sight, the darkness continues to gather. Startled by their altered relationship, Rhen and Jinji must find a way to work together as the real battle has only just begun…
Vaudeville and Other Nightmares by Greg Chapman Vaudeville and Other Nightmares by Greg Chapman Oct. 30, 2014 $4.99 88097 words Sample 15%
"Vaudeville and Other Nightmares" is the debut collection from Greg Chapman, one of Australia's most imaginative and talented young horror writers. These twenty-four dark visions will take you into the deepest recesses of the psyche and introduce you to abominations only hell would welcome.
Death Chant (A Cheyenne Western #2) by Judd Cole Death Chant (A Cheyenne Western #2) by Judd Cole Oct. 30, 2014 $1.99 45613 words Sample 20%
When Matthew Hanchon returned to the Cheyenne people after being raised by settlers, he did not find the acceptance he sought. For the Cheyenne could not fully trust anyone raised in the ways of the white man. Forced to prove his loyalty, Matthew faced the greatest challenge he had ever known. And when the death chant arose, he knew if he failed he would not die alone.
Death in Dodge City by JR Roberts Death in Dodge City by JR Roberts Oct. 30, 2014 $2.99 42057 words Sample 20%
When Clint Adams' longtime friend Luke Short is cheated out of his livelihood, threatened with violence and run out of Dodge City, Clint rides into action. The tyrannical new mayor of Dodge is the man responsible, and his own brand of law and order holds the town in a death grip. His weapons: the law, and a lightning-quick hired gun just itching to take out The Gunsmith! EXPLICIT ADULT CONTENT!
High Lonesome (A Lassiter Western) by Peter McCurtin High Lonesome (A Lassiter Western) by Peter McCurtin Oct. 30, 2014 $1.99 33215 words Sample 20%
Lassiter rode into a mess for $250. He was to kill a man that had killed his employer's brother. He had been in town for four hours, been braced by the Sheriff, offered a job by the Rebel, and when he tried to ride out of town, had to kill the Sheriff and his deputy.Now he's the Sheriff and charged, for a piece of the action, with getting rid of the Yankee and his pet gunman. First in the series.
The Spirit of Iron Eyes by Rory Black The Spirit of Iron Eyes by Rory Black Oct. 30, 2014 $0.99 32449 words Sample 20%
The ruthless bounty hunter, Iron Eyes, is hot on the trail of the outlaw Diamond Back Jones. Iron Eyes sees the deadly outlaw slip through his fingers and ride off.Iron Eyes gives chase yet again but has no idea that he is being lured into a trap. The Apache are waiting to ambush the evil one’. Iron Eyes has to fight with every ounce of his honed cunning. Has he enough strength left to survive?
Doom River (The Sergeant War Series) #5 by Len Levinson Doom River (The Sergeant War Series) #5 by Len Levinson Oct. 30, 2014 $1.99 55828 words Sample 20%
Fresh from the liberation of Paris, Sgt C. J. Mahoney leads Patton’s bloody assault on the Moselle River. With German guns selling death wholesale, it’s Mahoney and his kill-crazy sidekick, Cranepool, swimming right into the teeth of the flying bullets. With the enemy coming right down his throat and the river of doom at his back, the Sergeant knows that the choices are fight or run ...
The Spahis (Legionnaire! #4) by Gordon Landsborough The Spahis (Legionnaire! #4) by Gordon Landsborough Oct. 30, 2014 $0.99 44435 words Sample 20%
A boat sails into an African port, carrying a curious cargo of beggars. These men are ready to rebel and carve out their own kingdom. Striking whilst the ruling sheik is at war with the French, they join a group of American deserters from the Foreign Legion of France. However, when Mahmoud and his Bedouins retake land, it seems the game is up for these desperate allies.
Blood Runner (A Renegade Western #3) by Lou Cameron Blood Runner (A Renegade Western #3) by Lou Cameron Oct. 30, 2014 $1.99 77655 words Sample 20%
They’re waiting for a man like Captain Gringo in Panama! Every adventurer with a scheme, every rebel with a cause wants a man like Captain Gringo – running guns, unloosing a rain of death from his Maxim, fighting Yellow Jack, Indians, army ants, even the Devil himself if he stands in the way. And always persuading a beautiful woman wherever he finds her, that no one can love like Captain Gringo.
Taps at Little Big Horn (A Jim Sundance Western #5) by John Benteen Taps at Little Big Horn (A Jim Sundance Western #5) by John Benteen Oct. 30, 2014 $1.99 39567 words Sample 20%
It was the fall of 1875 and all the Plains tribes were at peace. But then General Custer found gold in the Black Hills and set out to stir up a war to save his prestige. Jim Sundance's hatred for Custer was like a burning flame. He vowed to have his revenge after being imprisoned for four months by the general - and if he did Custer would never leave Little Big Horn alive.
Chicken Recipe Book by Pertrina Bascom Chicken Recipe Book by Pertrina Bascom Oct. 30, 2014 $24.99 749 words Sample 30%
STEW CHICKEN (Caribbean Style)
Return Of The Wolf (Eye Of The Storm #4) by Dianna Hardy Return Of The Wolf (Eye Of The Storm #4) by Dianna Hardy Oct. 30, 2014 $2.99 83265 words
The full moon has been and gone. Ryan's old pack from Wiltshire have ensured the Surrey pack's immediate safety from The Trident, but what will they demand in return for their protection? As Ryan battles with his own past, Lydia and Lawrence heal old wounds, Selena desperately tries to keep herself intact under Gabriel's cruelty, and Sarah has some tough choices to make. (18+ paranormal fantasy)