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Riverbend by Ciara Knight Riverbend by Feb. 07, 2016 Free! 19251 words Read a sample
From the USA Today bestselling author of Sweetwater County, a new series is born. Riverbend, a prequel novella about a second chance at love, will introduce you to an entirely new town of characters, with cameo appearances from the Sweetwater County folks you've grown to love. 'Where dreams begin. Just around the Riverbend'.
One Hundred Delightfully Delectable Jokes by Ebenezer Jackson-Firefly One Hundred Delightfully Delectable Jokes by Feb. 07, 2016 $4.99 23152 words Sample 12%
A short compilation of jokes (100) in English. They appear in random order and are not grouped according to theme. Each one has been given a title and a number. Some jokes might well be funny. We hope this is the case.
The Tower by Xavier Cockroachal Damon The Tower by Feb. 07, 2016 Free! 15129 words Read a sample
Don't tell me love is not what it seems. I might become disillusioned. Ever have a relationship go bad? This one...goes slightly awry.
The Glimpse Time Travel Book Bundle by Red L. Jameson The Glimpse Time Travel Book Bundle by Feb. 07, 2016 $0.99 419659 words Sample 20%
Four Time-Travel Romance full-length novels in one set! Four couples finding romance and love while jumping through time to different lands!
Man Of My Dreams by Itzel Daniel Man Of My Dreams by Feb. 07, 2016 $2.00 1059 words Sample 5%
Of a girl who found the love of her life in a very queer place..Would it last though? What is her sister's reaction? How does her community react to it?...find out....
Save Changes by Costa Koutsoutis Save Changes by Feb. 07, 2016 Free! 8251 words Read a sample
Proofreader and researcher-for-hire Lee Kaporis put on a shirt that wasn’t his, and it sends him around looking for a girl with a nose ring that probably doesn’t want to be found. There’s more to the story than returning a piece of jewelry she may or may not have pawned though, and he might have gotten in over his head.
You And I. The Story Of One Destiny by Angelina Krafft You And I. The Story Of One Destiny by Feb. 07, 2016 Free! 77355 words Read a sample
Christopher Craig owns half the world. It is rich, beautiful and ... Immortal. After living for more than a century, Christopher Craig loses taste for life. Eva Ryland. A girl from a poor family. She was starving and was at the very bottom of life from childhood, but came to London, her life changed. What unites these two people? As their lives change? With what they have to face?
Swapping Brothers With My Sister: Our Dirty, Little Secret by Reese Cantwell Swapping Brothers With My Sister: Our Dirty, Little Secret by Feb. 07, 2016 $4.99 14477 words Sample 10%
My boyfriend suggested we fix my sister up with his brother and see if they hit it off. They did enough that they spent the night in her bed. She and I share an apartment, so things usually kept private became a bit more public and we wondered how the other's sibling might be like for sex. It was the next morning when things got a bit out of hand and it hasn't stopped yet. Come see for yourself.
Quantum Shaman (Diary of a Nagual Woman) by Della Van Hise Quantum Shaman (Diary of a Nagual Woman) by Feb. 07, 2016 $3.99 98608 words Sample 15%
"...a roller coaster ride of our own forgotten power." Quantum Shaman is the compelling story of one woman's journey on the path with heart. A chilling confrontation with the very nature of life and death, which brings the reader face to face with the shaman's double: the mysterious Other who takes on a life of his own and manifests the key to unlocking our own evolution of consciousness.
SEO Writing for eBooks: An opinionated view by PublishHeaven SEO Writing for eBooks: An opinionated view by Feb. 07, 2016 Free! 9234 words Read a sample
SEO Writing for eBooks is an experimental book to test keywords in the eBook Temple where it is published. There are a lot of hucksters that will claim X, Y and Z about eBook self-publishing. This little eBook pulls back the veil and exposes the reality. Warning this is an extremely opinionated view of eBook publishing. Most won't get it or understand it. Read at your own risk.
The Mystery of the Missing Socks by Xavier Cockroachal Damon The Mystery of the Missing Socks by Feb. 07, 2016 Free! 3316 words Read a sample
Can the worst detective team in all of history solve their first mystery?...Um, no.
Trail to Omcuur - A Clovel Sword Chronicles Story #2 by Shannon G Brewer Trail to Omcuur - A Clovel Sword Chronicles Story #2 by Feb. 07, 2016 $0.99 18999 words Sample 10%
Clovel Sword Chronicles Story #2 which follows the adventures of The Clovel Destroyer, a warrior named Urith of Esterblud. Searching for answers within his chaotic world of Kamin, the warrior endeavors to release the spirits of his loved ones from the vindictive underworld god named Caruun.
The Circassian. The Circassian. "Wrong Side" by Feb. 07, 2016 Free! 25930 words Read a sample
1888 and the SS.Liverpool is sailing from Durban to Southampton. On board is Jaak, fleeing the British gallows for two murders and wanted by the Russian Army. Also on board is a RussianSecret Service Officer who discovers who he is. The first story is free to introduce the characters and plot for more stories.
Babai në shishe by P.I. Kapllani Babai në shishe by Feb. 07, 2016 $4.99 40174 words Sample 20%
Tregime.
Туранга by Sergey Lesnenko Туранга by Feb. 07, 2016 $10.00 34402 words Sample 10%
Публицистика. О России. О жизни.
Cooking with Herbs Recipes Fresh from your Garden by Pat Bowman Cooking with Herbs Recipes Fresh from your Garden by Feb. 07, 2016 $1.99 5524 words Sample 20%
Fresh herbs add bright punches of flavor to any dish, and growing your own allows you to use them with reckless abandon. It also gives the opportunity to experiment with herbs you’re not likely to find in the store e.g.: lemon balm, purple sage – your choices are almost limitless. Here are A few recipes to tingle your sense's about cooking with herbs.
Valentine's Surprise by Megs Pritchard Valentine's Surprise by Feb. 07, 2016 Free! 6856 words Read a sample
Isaac and Stuart had been secret lovers until Isaac moved away and Stuart came out. Two years later and Isaac is back for the man he has never stopped loving. But will Stuart still want him? Or has he moved on? It’s the night before Valentine's Day and Isaac has a question for Stuart. How will he answer?
A Bliss Mystery: Not Between Friends by BDMacDougall A Bliss Mystery: Not Between Friends by Feb. 07, 2016 $2.99 75945 words Sample 12%
What do you do when a friend ask you for a favor you are totally not qualified to help with? You get in over your head and bring along your best friend in the process. Not between friends is a cozy mystery about trying to unravel a secret and ending up unraveling more than you wanted. Sydney, shop owner of Bliss, gets caught up in a murder of a man she just met, who is not who he appears to do.
When Leadership is Missing by Jag Mahadeo When Leadership is Missing by Feb. 07, 2016 Free! 10259 words Sample 20%
A real life look at what goes wrong in businesses when real true Leadership is missing from Management. This booklet describes a situation where an American manufacturing company is in the throes of dying a slow death due to bad Management, lack of trust of its people, and Poor Leadership!
The evening Mrs. Turner kept her curtains wide open by Ian Bond The evening Mrs. Turner kept her curtains wide open by Feb. 07, 2016 Free! 1338 words Read a sample
A short story of a single man in his forties who, one night, witnessed the exhibitionist strip tease of a beautiful neighbour.
Zealot, Part 4 (The Zealot Chronicles, Book 1) by Joshua David Smith Zealot, Part 4 (The Zealot Chronicles, Book 1) by Feb. 07, 2016 $0.99 9023 words Sample 20%
..As one kingdom enslaves another, an Empire is born... A battle hardened commander searches for answers while, unbeknownst to him, a cripple in a faraway nation is miraculously healed before being sent upon a dark mission with surprising new abilities. A powerful general determined to find the truth... An assassin bent on executing justice... If only they knew what their journeys would uncover...
Guida Monaco di Baviera italiano guida italiana by Paolo Inglese Guida Monaco di Baviera italiano guida italiana by Feb. 07, 2016 $2.99 6774 words Sample 20%
Scarica un estratto GRATIS e inizia a leggere subito! Questo ebook ha: INDICE LINKATO. Guida sintetica ed essenziale alla città di Monaco di Baviera. Come spostarsi; cosa vedere; cosa fare; luoghi d’interesse; link diretti ai siti internet.
Zealot, Part 3 (The Zealot Chronicles, Book 1) by Joshua David Smith Zealot, Part 3 (The Zealot Chronicles, Book 1) by Feb. 07, 2016 $0.99 8141 words Sample 20%
..As one kingdom enslaves another, an Empire is born... A battle hardened commander searches for answers while, unbeknownst to him, a cripple in a faraway nation is miraculously healed before being sent upon a dark mission with surprising new abilities. A powerful general determined to find the truth... An assassin bent on executing justice... If only they knew what their journeys would uncover...
Zealot, Part 2 (The Zealot Chronicles, Book 1) by Joshua David Smith Zealot, Part 2 (The Zealot Chronicles, Book 1) by Feb. 07, 2016 $0.99 28132 words Sample 11%
..As one kingdom enslaves another, an Empire is born... A battle hardened commander searches for answers while, unbeknownst to him, a cripple in a faraway nation is miraculously healed before being sent upon a dark mission with surprising new abilities. A powerful general determined to find the truth... An assassin bent on executing justice... If only they knew what their journeys would uncover...
Zealot, Part 1 (The Zealot Chronicles, Book 1) by Joshua David Smith Zealot, Part 1 (The Zealot Chronicles, Book 1) by Feb. 07, 2016 Free! 26260 words Read a sample
..As one kingdom enslaves another, an Empire is born... A battle hardened commander searches for answers while, unbeknownst to him, a cripple in a faraway nation is miraculously healed before being sent upon a dark mission with surprising new abilities. A powerful general determined to find the truth... An assassin bent on executing justice... If only they knew what their journeys would uncover...
Meanwhile, Back in Deadwood by Ann Charles Meanwhile, Back in Deadwood by Feb. 07, 2016 $4.99 128827 words Sample 20%
Meanwhile, Back in Deadwood … the mystery and mayhem continue. Between the butchered body parts, creepy killers, dogged detectives, ghoulish ghosts, and ever-present TV cameras, Violet Parker’s purple boots are itching to skedaddle. But there is no escaping another murder investigation or her new deadly reputation. Not even if both risk the lives of those she loves most.
Mail Order Bride: The Bostonian & Her Prisoner Fiancé by Beth Overton Mail Order Bride: The Bostonian & Her Prisoner Fiancé by Feb. 07, 2016 $0.99 12159 words Sample 20%
When a woman gets off the train from Boston to meet her intended, she’s met instead by a federal marshal who tells her that her beau is in prison while possible treason charges are sorted out. After returning to his ranch and almost immediately, a strange series of events occurs and they are all centered on a tintype photo that her fiancé sent to her, with a cryptic message engraved on the back.
Cunning Cuckold by Barbara Shumway Cunning Cuckold by Feb. 07, 2016 $1.95 13334 words Sample 15%
Their marriage had been wonderful, except for an unfulfilled desire for Gary. Barbara would never cheat on her husband, so he developed an evolving plan to change his straight wife into a woman that truly loves very hot sex. After her desires become stronger and accepting of some kinkiness, he takes the next step toward becoming her sub and her cuckolding husband. The change in both is dramatic.
Mail Order Bride: The Canadian Woman & The Shy California Cowboy by Beth Overton Mail Order Bride: The Canadian Woman & The Shy California Cowboy by Feb. 07, 2016 $0.99 12095 words Sample 20%
A well off woman decides she’d like to find love in the American west so she leaves her home in Canada and travels to a cowboy farmer in California, after briefly corresponding with him about becoming his mail order bride. He’s very quiet and she wonders if he’ll ever open up to her, as well as ask her to get married. Something happens as she learns about farm life.
An Ex to Grind in Deadwood by Ann Charles An Ex to Grind in Deadwood by Feb. 07, 2016 $4.99 126443 words Sample 20%
Something has gone foul in the Black Hills … something gravely unnatural. Leave it to Violet Parker to stumble into the middle of it. A creepy phone call. A dead body. Two meddling detectives. A glut of trouble-making ex-partners. Can things get any worse? Violet swears to keep her nose out of police business this time. But when her son is linked to the victim, she returns to the scene of the cr
Healing (Finding Home Series Book One) by Rachel Caid Healing (Finding Home Series Book One) by Feb. 07, 2016 $0.99 71512 words Sample 20%
A sweet and sexy story about a single mother who is afraid to open herself up to be hurt again after a tragic loss and the man who proves she shouldn't let fear keep her from happiness.
Μια συνέντευξη (ή ένας μαραθώνιος στοχασμού) (διαδραστικό θέατρο) by Διαμαντής Φλωράκης Μια συνέντευξη (ή ένας μαραθώνιος στοχασμού) (διαδραστικό θέατρο) by Feb. 07, 2016 $3.00 20349 words Sample 20%
Αυτό το έργο είναι μια μορφή διαδραστικού θεάτρου με παρέμβαση των θεατών, που σχολιάζουν τις σκέψεις του συγγραφέα, τις οποίες διαβάζει η δημοσιογράφος. Ο συγγραφέας του έργου μέσω του διαδικτύου με e-mail απαντά άμεσα στα σχόλια των θεατών. Η διάρκεια του έργου είναι κυμαινόμενη. Τα σχόλια και οι ερωτήσεις των θεατών, καθώς και οι απαντήσεις του συγγραφέα εντάσσονται στο έργο.
Music Theory for Teenagers by Michael Lunika Music Theory for Teenagers by Feb. 07, 2016 $9.99 14518 words Sample 15%
Music Theory for Teenagers, delivers music theory without confusive movement. By the way you'll get system knowledge of music. This book contains no junk which useally confuse many people forever. Read this book and you’ll gain the perception how to play any musical instrument quite professionally in a short period.
Norajones In Peril by Bakerman Norajones In Peril by Feb. 07, 2016 $3.99 8229 words Sample 30%
Norajones - hunterwoman. Caught by vicious slave raiders in a brutal post-apocalyptic world. This is her story; as she is being brutally trained in her new role as a slave. Contains extreme torture, bondage, whipping and other BDSM. Please do not even think of reading this if this is not your thing...
Mail Order Bride: The Distant Widow & The Divorced Rancher by Beth Overton Mail Order Bride: The Distant Widow & The Divorced Rancher by Feb. 07, 2016 $0.99 12112 words Sample 20%
A widow with four children, whose husband was killed by the police because of shady dealings, decides to travel west and become the mail order bride of a divorced and well-off rancher. The children and the rancher get along very well and her children are happy, but she cannot warm up to the man until a crisis intervenes.
The Strange Tale of Hector and Hannah Crowe by Nathaniel Hensley The Strange Tale of Hector and Hannah Crowe by Feb. 07, 2016 $5.99 51020 words Sample 15%
Hector and Hannah Crowe are no strangers to the bizarre and supernatural. Ghosts, ghouls, mad scientists and revenants come with the territory when you are the children of the world’s foremost paranormal investigators. The Crowes live in Strange Manor, the most haunted house in the most haunted little town in America, in the middle of a deep dark wood filled with mysterious beasts.
Queen of Shadows by Kathe Todd Queen of Shadows by Feb. 07, 2016 $2.99 207231 words Sample 20%
The Shadow God's church in the southern Kingdom of Palambo has spawned an evil djinn, and he calls on his arch priestess - teenage thief Leila - to do something about it. She must leave the arms of her lover and journey to the land of her father's birth, in a desperate attempt to destroy the djinn before its followers manage to capture the kingdom's throne.
The Survivalist (Anarchy Rising) by Arthur Bradley The Survivalist (Anarchy Rising) by Feb. 07, 2016 $2.99 67473 words Sample 10%
Duty drives Deputy Marshal Mason Raines to leave the small town of Boone to discover the fate of his fellow lawmen. With his faithful wolfhound, Bowie, at his side, he crosses paths with desperate refugees, a bloodthirsty hangman, and savage cannibals. Only as he discovers the horrific truth, does he realize that he may be the last of his kind.
Extenuating Circumstance: Doctor's Other Advice by Candace Mia Extenuating Circumstance: Doctor's Other Advice by Feb. 07, 2016 $0.99 823 words Sample 20%
He's been good about feeding her what she needs. Now it's time to feed him a little something.
The Seventh Horse by D.P. Prior The Seventh Horse by Feb. 07, 2016 $0.99 14415 words Sample 10%
For centuries, no one had heard a peep out of Verusia, the dark stain at the heart of the Templum’s empire.
Infection Day, Part 3 by Stephen J. Carter Infection Day, Part 3 by Feb. 07, 2016 $1.99 10780 words Sample 20%
This is Part 1 of a 3-Part serial novel. The global infection turned over our world to the undead. As a new strain of zombie takes hold, one that can think, communicate, and move with inhuman speed, most survivors just want to get through the winter. Learning they can no longer count on concealment and evasion, Toey and her friends take the fight to those that would enslave them.
Design your Life - A practical method for better living by ioan dan simen Design your Life - A practical method for better living by Feb. 07, 2016 $2.00 1359 words Sample 35%
self help method for improving your life, my own method of dealing with life challenges and live better. this method explains my thinking process to cope with challenges.
Infection Day, Part 2 by Stephen J. Carter Infection Day, Part 2 by Feb. 07, 2016 $1.99 22198 words Sample 20%
This is Part 1 of a 3-Part serial novel. The global infection turned over our world to the undead. As a new strain of zombie takes hold, one that can think, communicate, and move with inhuman speed, most survivors just want to get through the winter. Learning they can no longer count on concealment and evasion, Toey and her friends take the fight to those that would enslave them.
Mail Order Bride: The Luck Of The Irish For The Fisherman In New Orleans by Beth Overton Mail Order Bride: The Luck Of The Irish For The Fisherman In New Orleans by Feb. 07, 2016 $0.99 12048 words Sample 20%
A woman from Ireland goes to New York and works for a year at a menial factory job and faces much discrimination towards the Irish. A notice in a church leads her to correspond with a fisherman in New Orleans, Louisiana and finally, she takes that leap of faith and starts the three-week journey towards her future life.
Occult Magick by Lorne Cross Occult Magick by Feb. 07, 2016 $5.99 26736 words Sample 20%
Occult Magick is a system for crafting powerful spells that will transform your life, your actions, and your self into their most potent versions. It can be used to attract wealth, maintain health, provide protection, and unleash devastating attacks. Drawing from a blend of witchcraft, chaos theory, hermetic rituals, and indigenous sorcery this book is a manual for no-nonsense results based magick
Orphans On A Train: Sisters From The Big Apple & The Farm Family In The Midwest by Beth Overton Orphans On A Train: Sisters From The Big Apple & The Farm Family In The Midwest by Feb. 07, 2016 $0.99 11983 words Sample 20%
A pair of sisters take an Orphan Train out of NYC and end up in Minnesota where they are eventually adopted by a loving farm family. It’s a little harder than they thought fitting in but as the older sister reaches maturity, she runs into an old childhood friend from the big city, and this makes her wonder what will happen to her as she reaches adulthood.
Infection Day, Part 1 by Stephen J. Carter Infection Day, Part 1 by Feb. 07, 2016 Free! 19345 words Read a sample
This is Part 1 of a 3-Part serial novel. The global infection turned over our world to the undead. As a new strain of zombie takes hold, one that can think, communicate, and move with inhuman speed, most survivors just want to get through the winter. Learning they can no longer count on concealment and evasion, Toey and her friends take the fight to those that would enslave them.
The Secret of the Dead-Alive Music box by T Du Plessis The Secret of the Dead-Alive Music box by Feb. 07, 2016 $1.99 9948 words Sample 10%
In the first of this kid's fantasy book series, Andy is a shy ten-year-old boy with few friends. He thinks he is just a normal boy and doesn’t understand the power he holds, until one evening the dragon Cordenth discovers that Andy can not only see him but also all the other dragons in the fantastic and hidden land of Covonia
Mail Order Bride: She Can’t Cook For The Rancher Who Loves To Eat by Beth Overton Mail Order Bride: She Can’t Cook For The Rancher Who Loves To Eat by Feb. 07, 2016 $0.99 12114 words Sample 20%
A woman from Missouri loses her mother to a stagecoach accident and reads a letter about mail order brides that her mom had left for her before leaving on her trip. She explores the option further and finally decides on a man -- a cowboy rancher living in Texas. There is only one problem – he loves food and she doesn’t know how to cook.
Underground by J.A. Jorgenson Underground by Feb. 07, 2016 $3.99 71997 words Sample 20%
A bold decision by Jess Tanner to fulfill her fantasy at an underground nightclub brings her into the arms of the handsome Declan Murphy. But someone lurking in the background wants her just as much. And he plans to tear them apart.