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A Year in Haiku by Mike Romard A Year in Haiku by Mike Romard Jan. 30, 2015 $1.99 5346 words Sample 20%
I wrote a haiku every day for a year in 2014. I've collected them here, so that you can relive that occasionally wonderful year.
Website Wonders Made Easy: Websites Unwoven – A Guide to Creating a PROFESSIONAL Website, in Plain English by Janice Schwarz Website Wonders Made Easy: Websites Unwoven – A Guide to Creating a PROFESSIONAL Website, in Plain English by Janice Schwarz Jan. 30, 2015 $2.99 42283 words Sample 20%
Janice Schwarz, CEO of GeekArtist Web Solutions, LLC has written a handy reference guide for website owners. It is written in as non-technical language as possible. The books is geared toward: New Site Owners Current Site Owners Small Business Owners Big Businesses Non-Profits Individuals Web Designers Web Developers Yes, even web designers and developers can benefit from several of the chapters
Tiny Little Trips: Volume I by Madaline Foglesong Tiny Little Trips: Volume I by Madaline Foglesong Jan. 30, 2015 $0.99 9810 words Sample 20%
I want my baby to see the great big world. We're starting close to home, with tiny little trips.
Dance with the Devil: Part 1 (Bundle) by T.L. Tate Dance with the Devil: Part 1 (Bundle) by T.L. Tate Jan. 30, 2015 $5.99 80933 words Sample 20%
This book is the complete bundle of the first 6 stories of the Dance with the Devil series. This series explores the world of blackmail, domination and adult relationships. Chase King wants nothing more than to sail off into the sunset with his boss, Samantha Knox. Unfortunately for him, his co-worker, Mindy Keller won't let him have his fairytale ending.
Home for Good by Terri Reed Home for Good by Terri Reed Jan. 30, 2015 $2.99 36034 words Sample 10%
Joelle Winslow is ready to seize an NYC business opportunity to take her jewelry designs global. All she needs to do is cash out her inherited half of the family ranch in Montana. Matt Locke, a tall, handsome cowboy, is unwilling to give up on the legacy he’s worked so hard to keep without a fight. Can he convince the dark haired beauty to not walk out on him and her home a second time?
Be With Me by Cat Summerfield Be With Me by Cat Summerfield Jan. 30, 2015 $2.99 5456 words Sample 10%
High school football star Tom has been secretly sleeping with Coach Robbins for six months, and it's been incredible. He never knew how good being with a man could be. But now Tom has graduated and is about to move away for college, where does that leave them? This is the fourth and final part of the Coach Me series, and it's a HOT 5000 word M/M erotica short. STRICTLY for over 18s only.
O Pardal Medroso by J.A. Ceschin O Pardal Medroso by J.A. Ceschin Jan. 30, 2015 $1.56 2305 words Sample 10%
A impaciência de um pardalzinho que só queria voar.
Dance with the Devil Volume 6 by T.L. Tate Dance with the Devil Volume 6 by T.L. Tate Jan. 30, 2015 $1.49 19818 words Sample 20%
After a night of intense passion and pleasure, Chase awakes with two new enemies that need to be confronted. The only problem is the two women on his list are as dangerous as thy are sexy. While dealing with these new revelations Chase finally connects with his unrequited--Samantha. How will this affect his relationship with Mindy or the two women that plan to undermine everything that matters?
Hearts by Kristine Kathryn Rusch Hearts by Kristine Kathryn Rusch Jan. 30, 2015 $0.99 4388 words Sample 20%
David loved Kari from the moment he first saw her. That love inspired his art. But something more, something darker might prove his greatest inspiration of all—if only he can finally look within his own heart.
Stay by Wanda Fletcher Stay by Wanda Fletcher Jan. 30, 2015 $0.99 8746 words Sample 20%
In the not so distant future the world has been devastated by the loss of technology and an incurable disease that has decimated the population. Two people have learned to survive on their own against incredible odds. When their paths cross, will they learn, once again, to trust another?
Pages of the Nameless - Book One by Jennifer Kimberly Carberry Pages of the Nameless - Book One by Jennifer Kimberly Carberry Jan. 30, 2015 Free! 122772 words Read a sample
Thrown head first in the Human World after having been assigned to a World filled with bone sand, skeletal creatures and propetual darkness, Giles, a Coven member from the Underworld, finds himself lost in a sea of strange creatures, light, a language he doesn't know and a Coven member he doesn't trust.Giles finds himself wishing he hadn't found a secret group of Demi-immortals and a serial killer
The Ultimate Guide to Healthy Eating by David M. Sinclair The Ultimate Guide to Healthy Eating by David M. Sinclair Jan. 30, 2015 Free! 6897 words Read a sample
Discover the Healthy Eating Secrets You Can Use to Lose Weight & Feel Better Than You Have in Years … Without Starving Yourself or Giving Up Your Favorite Foods!
The Panic Switch by Jeffrey Hammes The Panic Switch by Jeffrey Hammes Jan. 30, 2015 $9.99 51005 words Sample 15%
The Panic Switch by Jeffrey L. Hammes, examines and describes his unique method of stopping the panic attack sensation and delves into related issues of anxiety, altered perceptions, conflicts, drug use and introspection.
This Heart Wants by Kerry Allen This Heart Wants by Kerry Allen Jan. 30, 2015 $1.99 48567 words Sample 20%
Anna Greene only believes in monsters of the human variety until she learns the two people she dared get close to have both been lying to her about who --- and what --- they are. Now, faced with a new world where vampires and werewolves are real and hunted by a nightmare from her past, she must decide which monster to trust with her life... and her heart.
Alien Sexploits - Fourth Encounter by Harry May Alien Sexploits - Fourth Encounter by Harry May Jan. 30, 2015 $1.99 4756 words Sample 30%
This time it is Tina who is contacted by any alien group. They are from a different planet and are a very different Race altogether. Discover what transpires when they meet with Tina.
Wildwood by Valerie Gaumont Wildwood by Valerie Gaumont Jan. 30, 2015 $3.99 106692 words Sample 5%
Split from her family by the Shadow Council, rulers of the hidden mage, vampire, shifter, fae and seer clans, for reasons never explained, Ivy, a fire mage, is called before them once again. This time they want a favor. Granting their favor will give her back her family, as well as put them all at risk. Refusal is not an option and far more than her family is in danger.
Christmas, Snow And...A Merman? by Beany Sparks Christmas, Snow And...A Merman? by Beany Sparks Jan. 30, 2015 $3.99 21912 words Sample 5%
It’s up to Calder to show his Christmas-hating merman what the season is really about.
Carnal Beginnings by Reily Garrett Carnal Beginnings by Reily Garrett Jan. 30, 2015 $5.99 71719 words Sample 5%
A split-second decision can alter the course of your life. Even while evading her family and an unknown psychopathic stalker, passion ignites. In progressive increments, Julien kindles her spark of infatuation into a raging inferno. Can Adara learn that perhaps not all men are evil and maybe…whips can be fun?
The Piper’s Sons Subtit by Bruce Fergusson The Piper’s Sons Subtit by Bruce Fergusson Jan. 30, 2015 $4.99 121273 words Sample 20%
Seattle carpenter Paul Sinclair is a man haunted. Haunted by the disappearance of his brother many years ago. Haunted by the death of his young daughter. Haunted by something he senses just beyond his vision—a presence lurking around the shadowy edges of his life. But he cannot begin to fathom the evil that surrounds him.
Burning Stone by Viola Grace Burning Stone by Viola Grace Jan. 30, 2015 $3.99 17594 words Sample 5%
A talent for melting stone is given a pilot who happens to be a dragon. Let’s hope the shuttle survives.
Bjarni the Hero by Catherine L. Byrne Bjarni the Hero by Catherine L. Byrne Jan. 30, 2015 $4.99 33734 words Sample 5%
Soldier Bjarni’s marriage is failing while he investigates bizarre murders in the neighbouring village—will the enigmatic new slave-woman in his household help solve his problems, or will she make them worse?
Smith's Monthly #15 by Dean Wesley Smith Smith's Monthly #15 by Dean Wesley Smith Jan. 30, 2015 $6.99 69234 words Sample 20%
Near seventy thousand words of original fiction from USA Today bestselling writer Dean Wesley Smith. In this fifteenth volume the full and complete novel, Cold Call: A Cold Poker Gang series mystery novel, plus four short stories, an ongoing serial novel, and many other features.
Agent Chris by Blair Nightingale Agent Chris by Blair Nightingale Jan. 30, 2015 $3.99 28277 words Sample 5%
With Connor captured, it is now up to Silver and Connor’s family to rescue not only Hank and his pack, the other ones that were taken, but most important to him, the love of his life as well.
Checkpoint Kalandia by Dixiane Hallaj Checkpoint Kalandia by Dixiane Hallaj Jan. 30, 2015 $3.99 71614 words Sample 20%
Life in a Palestinian refugee camp is filled with poverty, and hopeless frustration at the best of times—and 2001 is far from the best of times. Frequent curfews make it impossible for Muhammad to find work. He can no longer face the thought of crossing the military checkpoint, but all available jobs are on the other side. He decides to spend the only coin remaining to him--his life.
Sacada del Polvo by Avis Goodhart Sacada del Polvo by Avis Goodhart Jan. 30, 2015 $4.99 60150 words Sample 20%
A pesar de un trasfondo de abuso infantil, dislexia e infidelidad matrimonial, Avis realizó su primer viaje internacional de misiones a la edad de cincuenta años. La Iglesia, la Escuela y el Orfanato que ella fundó en el norte del Perú, fue el resultado tanto de su dolor como de su obediencia radical al Señor, sacando del polvo a miles de personas. Esta convincente historia es de una mujer común y
Blackthorn: Once a Thief Part Two: Hanna by R. F. DeAngelis Blackthorn: Once a Thief Part Two: Hanna by R. F. DeAngelis Jan. 30, 2015 Free! 3565 words Read a sample
Chloe and Piper are making their claim in the world, trying to do good, and make a little money while they do it. But a new thorn threatens their endeavor, a Guard named Hanna.
Insurrection (Crystal 3) by Dayo Benson Insurrection (Crystal 3) by Dayo Benson Jan. 30, 2015 $2.99 67308 words Sample 20%
Crystal has survived eighteen months of trauma at the hands of the SOT. She now has two options: she can either fade into obscurity, or fight. She chooses to fight—along with her team of unlikely alliances. But as their plans come together, doubts are never far away. Can she really trust her team, or will they give up at the first hurdle?
Wet Dream Planet 7 by Sierra Lee Wet Dream Planet 7 by Sierra Lee Jan. 30, 2015 $2.99 7653 words Sample 10%
As the brutal fights between Males begin, Minissa finally sees the perfect chance to reach her lab and create a cure for the lust drugs. But if she does, she won't be able to pretend to submit anymore - or at least she hopes she's been pretending. Across the jungle, Staven gets pulled into the politics of the fights and begins to wonder if there's any way out of the conflict other than dominance.
An Elf's Homecoming by Laurie Cook An Elf's Homecoming by Laurie Cook Jan. 30, 2015 $3.49 60258 words Sample 8%
Thomaline was an Elf and Brandt a man. They would journey through wild and dangerous lands to return Thomaline to her home and the homecoming would be much different then either would imagine.
The Sessions by Dahlia Rhodes The Sessions by Dahlia Rhodes Jan. 30, 2015 $2.99 13162 words Sample 20%
When Jordan signs up to Luxe Escorts, he has no idea what lies in store for him. Working with a secret agenda, he finds himself in the company of Oliver — an executive Luxe employee in charge of “appraising” his skill. Bot are keeping secrets and both ate finding their arrangement more pleasurable than they would have guessed. Will their mutual deception get in the way?
Murder - On Salt Spring? by Sandy Graham Murder - On Salt Spring? by Sandy Graham Jan. 30, 2015 $3.50 51014 words Sample 20%
Serious crime on this small island? Too hard to escape with only a ferry and besides, everyone knows everyone else. Gossip spreads secret in minutes. Yet, Carl Jenson is found in bed with a hunting knife sticking out of his chest. Big city detective Mattie Carlyle is sent out to help laid back Cal Lockhart investigate the crime. Can conflicting styles work together ... and find the murderer?
Black Project 10 by Bob Gabbert Black Project 10 by Bob Gabbert Jan. 30, 2015 $4.99 80365 words Sample 20%
Cate Farmers is elected President of the United States only to learn that terrorists are trying to get a nuclear bomb into the country. She must stop a plot that she doesn’t know when it will happen, where it will happen, or how many are involved, and she must do it without the American people finding out, which could cause a panicked evacuation of the East Coast and result in countless deaths.
Spellbound (Spellbringers Book 1) by Tricia Drammeh Spellbound (Spellbringers Book 1) by Tricia Drammeh Jan. 30, 2015 Free! 90416 words Read a sample
When the Alexanders move to the small, southern town of Oaktree, danger and magic follow. All the girls are drawn to Jace, the youngest member of the Alexander family, but only one will win his heart. Will it be Alisa, the shy outcast who saves Jace from a Hunter? Or Rachel, the powerful Spellbringer whose destiny is tied to the Alexander family in ways they can't yet imagine?
Kingston 691 (Cyborgs: Mankind Redefined, #2) by Donna McDonald Kingston 691 (Cyborgs: Mankind Redefined, #2) by Donna McDonald Jan. 30, 2015 $3.99 65974 words Sample 20%
They took away his wife and his memories. Now he wants them back. Kingston West put his military service behind him. In his mind, the cyborg--Kingston 691--no longer exists. To put the past completely behind him though, he has to first find Seetha Harrington. Before he can enjoy his new beginning, he needs to find out why Norton took all his memories of their seven years together away.
New Moms, New Families: Priceless Gifts of Wisdom and Practical Advice from Mama Experts for the Fourth Trimester and First Year Postpartum by Gloria Ng New Moms, New Families: Priceless Gifts of Wisdom and Practical Advice from Mama Experts for the Fourth Trimester and First Year Postpartum by Gloria Ng Jan. 30, 2015 $2.99 30246 words Sample 20%
First-time moms strive to carry babies to term and experience easy labor. Few are prepared for the immediate challenges after delivery, the "fourth trimester." Thus, this unique and holistic collection of alternative tips and practical advice for Moms by Moms was born. The chapters in this book emerge as five sections: Mama Care, Self Care, Baby Care, Home Care, and Family Care.
NIGHT CROSSING: Third in the Triology of Remembrance by Mary E. Martin NIGHT CROSSING: Third in the Triology of Remembrance by Mary E. Martin Jan. 30, 2015 $8.99 103901 words Sample 20%
This tale is about love so strong it transcends life and death. It's about cruelty and compassion, life, art and the magic of creation. All told, it speaks of that yearning within us for what lies beyond.
Eu Me Lembro by J.A. Ceschin Eu Me Lembro by J.A. Ceschin Jan. 30, 2015 Free! 8259 words Read a sample
Alguns episódios que marcaram a minha adolescência, em Pompéia, SP
I Had No Choice, Book V by EFon I Had No Choice, Book V by EFon Jan. 30, 2015 $2.99 16850 words
Ed is a high school math teacher. He's got his hands full with a pregnant teen mistress, her mother having a lesbian affair with his wife and sometimes with him, a shy nerdy biology teacher that awkwardly blackmailed him, and a cute Asian school girl that knows about at least some of his deviances. Will he be able to keep everyone happy? (lesbian first time, adultery, multiple partners, hate sex)
Ashtrays to Jawbeakers: Volume 4 by June Project Ashtrays to Jawbeakers: Volume 4 by June Project Jan. 30, 2015 Free! 55153 words Read a sample
Once again, we come before you to stand behind you, the reader, to invite you into our worlds that we have built or in some cases destroy. We hope you enjoy this edition as much as the others. Not read the others? They are available free as well.
Building Story House by Paul Whybrow Building Story House by Paul Whybrow Jan. 30, 2015 Free! 1786 words Read a sample
Creating stories takes it out of the writer. From planning to making,followed by modification of what you've made,writing has much in common with building a house. The characters that you invented are doing their own thing,as the plot goes in directions that you didn't anticipate. Inspiration,talent and being prolific are all very well,but who will buy your masterpiece ?
Chili Con Corpses: A Supper Club Mystery by Ellery Adams Chili Con Corpses: A Supper Club Mystery by Ellery Adams Jan. 30, 2015 $3.99 71901 words Sample 20%
In this savory third mystery featuring the Flab Five, James Henry is looking to add a little more spice to his life. Despite his trimmer waistline, his girlfriend Lucy’s affections for him seem to have inexplicably cooled. So when Lindy suggests the supper club members join a Mexican cooking class, James leaps at the chance to try something new.
In the Shadow of the Pyramid by H.W. Moss In the Shadow of the Pyramid by H.W. Moss Jan. 30, 2015 $3.99 75550 words Sample 15%
Historical Fiction -- The whaling vessel Niantic picked passengers with Gold Fever off the beaches of Panama in 1849 and took them to San Francisco. The crew jumped ship. Niantic was hauled ashore and planted at the corner of Sansome and Clay as a hotel. Present day, Don Worthy discovers its hulk and claims the right of salvage. The story takes place in the past and present in San Francisco.
Lost Among The Words by Paul Whybrow Lost Among The Words by Paul Whybrow Jan. 30, 2015 Free! 1837 words Read a sample
Where do the words come from ? How are you going to arrange them to say what you mean ? Where does your inspiration come from to do it at all ? You've been filing ideas away for years - all you've got to do is access them. Perhaps some good will come of your efforts,and you'll inspire a reader.
Long Lost Lover by T.C. McCoullough Long Lost Lover by T.C. McCoullough Jan. 30, 2015 $2.99 5786 words Sample 35%
Katie’s father ran out on her mother just after she was born, and she thought she hadn’t missed anything. But when a handsome stranger sends her an email saying that he might be her Dad, she’s surprised by how drawn she is to the tanned brown muscles of his arms…and the swelling thickness in his jeans. 5,800+ words of forbidden pleasure await in this steamy work of taboo delight.
Razor-rection by Obinna I Razor-rection by Obinna I Jan. 30, 2015 $1.00 22587 words Sample 12%
There is a string grizzly of killings in the suburbs of London. Detectives can't find any motive behind the murders. A brilliant psychologist helps inspector Bullock to uncover a shocking fact: The cuts on the victims all show the same, exact signature, even though the attacks were carried out by different people. The suspects are left with no recollection of the horror they inflict.
Friends And Other Confusions by Paul Whybrow Friends And Other Confusions by Paul Whybrow Jan. 30, 2015 Free! 1877 words Read a sample
Letting people into your life can be risky,and misunderstandings abound. Friends can be closer allies than family though,helping you to get through tough times. Don't forget to be a friend to yourself - it's all down to you in the end.
Purposeful Parenting by Samson Iyayi Purposeful Parenting by Samson Iyayi Jan. 30, 2015 $10.00 8637 words Sample 20%
Purposeful Parenting explores the theme of biblical patterns in the divine transactions of selecting families on earth to orchestrate God's plan of providing solutions to man-made problems through children. A practical guide to effective parenting with eternity in mind by teaching, modeling, leading and aligning your children every day.
Cold Stare: Collected Horror Stories, Volume 2 by James Livermore Cold Stare: Collected Horror Stories, Volume 2 by James Livermore Jan. 30, 2015 $2.99 50898 words Sample 10%
The COLD HORROR anthology series collects the horror stories of James Livermore. The second volume “Cold Stare” has just been published with volume three--“Cold Touch”--and others coming soon.
Mareritt: The Friar Tobe Fairy Tale Files Book 1 by Krisi Keley Mareritt: The Friar Tobe Fairy Tale Files Book 1 by Krisi Keley Jan. 30, 2015 $3.99 50933 words Sample 20%
As beauty lies sleeping… Four pretty, partying high school seniors, four strange and startling accidents. Do demonic nightmares and fairy tale visions bury a dark secret haunting the girls or is the past simply struggling to reach the light? Twenty-eight year old former novitiate turned PI, Tobias Berger, hired to discover the answer.
Primal Surrender (Surrender Series 3) by Lori King Primal Surrender (Surrender Series 3) by Lori King Jan. 30, 2015 $3.99 62553 words Sample 20%
Although ménage relationships aren’t foreign to Mack and Ryker, neither one intends on living one, so how can they decide who gets the girl? And what if the girl wants all or nothing? Welcome back to Stone River…