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This Means War! by John Locke This Means War! by John Locke Nov. 22, 2014 $0.99 54478 words Sample 20%
Donovan Creed emerges from the darkest phase of his life, just in time to romance his houseguest, Trudy Lake, and deal with an unprecedented nuclear threat from a Syrian national who wants to get laid before blowing up the White House. Add to the mix a cast of crazy characters and Callie Carpenter, what could possibly go wrong?
Banewolf by Eden Ashley Banewolf by Eden Ashley Nov. 22, 2014 $2.99 90014 words Sample 20%
In this continuation of Dark Siren, the strength of the bond between young and ancient lovers will be tested...and if Kali and Rhane are to survive, they must find a way to be unbreakable.
Les petites graines du bonheur by Françoise Seigneur Les petites graines du bonheur by Françoise Seigneur Nov. 22, 2014 $4.49 14385 words Sample 20%
Douze jolis contes illustrés drôles et touchants, pour petits et grands. Tous ces personnages vont éveiller les enfants au respect de la vie des animaux, qui sont des êtres sensibles capables d’aimer, et également à la nature, tellement indispensable à la vie. Entrez dans le monde merveilleux… des « petites graines du bonheur » !
Ghosts in the Graveyard by Robert Ropars Ghosts in the Graveyard by Robert Ropars Nov. 22, 2014 $2.99 31329 words Sample 20%
Ten years ago, three girlfriends set out to play an innocent child's game: Ghosts in the Graveyard. They knew they shouldn't sneak into a cemetery on Halloween night, but the twins, Lisa & Louise Grady, and Ari West were always up for some mischief. When one of the twins disappears without a trace that night, her sister and best friend never recover from that loss.
FLOWER CITY BLUES It isn't a crime, it's a lifestyle by Allen Rosenberg FLOWER CITY BLUES It isn't a crime, it's a lifestyle by Allen Rosenberg Nov. 22, 2014 $3.99 76199 words Sample 15%
Accompany Fonzal Raab on a street level romp and a journy of self descovery from the end of the Psychedelic 60s and the beginning of the Funky 70s. Falling on hard times Fonzal turns his entrepreneurial skills to selling illegal Blue Boxes to underworld characters. The story is filled with crazy, funny, dangerous, and deeply touching misadventures with a gallery of unforgettable characters.
AS I LAY HERE: DREAMS by Ann Co AS I LAY HERE: DREAMS by Ann Co Nov. 22, 2014 $15.00 26 words Sample 20%
PHOTOGRAPHY COLLECTION: exploring digital infrared photography in nature by Ann Lang Mun Co
The good conscience of a bad man by Paolo M The good conscience of a bad man by Paolo M Nov. 22, 2014 $1.25 7971 words Sample 2%
This book stems from the creative whims of my blogs. It is a prose-poetic song for those who feel like always living in-between. It's controversial and politically incorrect. Violent, aggressive, sarcastic. And yet tender, intimate, nostalgic. It's curse and it's love, both seeking redemption. It is intended for the entertainment of adult readers. Sensitive people are fairly warned.
Dragon Lord's Mate by Eileen Troemel Dragon Lord's Mate by Eileen Troemel Nov. 22, 2014 $2.99 92941 words Sample 20%
During spring rites, Dragon Lord Arius claims Pena, a healer from the Plains. He likes her small body, flame hair, and spunk. Pena wants nothing to do with the Dragon Lord. She wants love and comfort. Arius carries her away from her Plains village. The shadow dragon rises, reaching out his power to aid Pena's enemy, Indirez. Betrayal within the Dragon Clan endangers everyone that Pena holds dear.
Without care by Kam Carr Without care by Kam Carr Nov. 22, 2014 Free! 54142 words Read a sample
Taken away from a life she thought was perfect. Dealing with her mother who is hiding a secret. Falling for someone who isn't who she believes he is. Feeling as if no one cares. Join Jen as her life becomes explosive in more ways than she can imagine. Without care... A emotional roller coaster which will leave you gasping for more.
459 - Framed in Red - Book #2 in the Mike Montego Series by Jess Waid 459 - Framed in Red - Book #2 in the Mike Montego Series by Jess Waid Nov. 22, 2014 $19.95 104331 words Sample 25%
Young, eager LAPD cop Mike Montego has to deal with a series of art thefts, crooked cops, a passionate, complicated girlfriend, kinky sex, and bloody mayhem. After all, it's Hollywood in the early '60s!
Рассказы о кладоискательстве или Записки подмосковного копаря by Александр Балашов Рассказы о кладоискательстве или Записки подмосковного копаря by Александр Балашов Nov. 22, 2014 $3.99 16437 words Sample 20%
Рассказы о поездках с друзьями в поисках клада. Находки и приключения. Советы начинающим.
An Untoward Bliss of Moons by Terrie Relf An Untoward Bliss of Moons by Terrie Relf Nov. 22, 2014 $2.99 8884 words Sample 10%
It’s her poetic tour de force. Nobody ever wrote poetry like this. Nobody else writes it now. Ms Relf not only takes the view from beyond the left field fence, she does it from a stadium in another galaxy. From “A Poet on Board” to “Why there are no poets on board” and “And so we set sail to Alpha Centauri,” Ms Relf is at once poignant, amusing, acerbic, witty, charming, gauche, and sexy.
Aftermath: Rebuilding Global Security After a Century of Warfare by Jason S. Belcher Aftermath: Rebuilding Global Security After a Century of Warfare by Jason S. Belcher Nov. 22, 2014 $7.99 69669 words Sample 20%
Why have there been so many violent conflicts in 2014? Our leaders have been unable to explain why the number of conflicts is growing or to do much about them. Giving voice to the insights of a new generation of veterans Aftermath provides fresh answers and a novel framework for managing conflicts and improving international security.
Stage Business by Gerry Fostaty Stage Business by Gerry Fostaty Nov. 22, 2014 $5.99 70975 words Sample 15%
Michael Dion is an actor, not a detective, but when Amanda, an attractive colleague, asks him to help her find her friend's rebellious son, how can he refuse? The gig turns out to be much more than Michael had bargained for. The boy has fallen into the clutches of small-­time drug dealers. Amanda, Michael bluffs and blusters his way to secure the boy's release, but he is in way over his head.
Rose Of Skibbereen Book Five: Rosie by John McDonnell Rose Of Skibbereen Book Five: Rosie by John McDonnell Nov. 22, 2014 $4.99 48995 words Sample 20%
Book Five of the Rose Of Skibbereen series covers the 1980s and 90s, as Rosie Morley opens a bar and restaurant in New Hope, PA, and meets a handsome futurist named Jack Caldwell. He believes in the promise of the future, while she hears psychic promptings from the past. This story encompasses violence in Northern Ireland, the quest for true love, the healing of old wounds, and surprising twists.
Barree's Blades by Patrizia Murray Barree's Blades by Patrizia Murray Nov. 22, 2014 $2.99 31717 words Sample 5%
It’s a long hard road to the Olympics for skater Barree LeDuc. When she meets Ramsey Gibbons, an arrogant bobsledder also on the road to the Olympics, they have to balance training and performance schedules, as well as the contempt each feels for the other’s sport.
A Pequena Sereia by Armada de Papel A Pequena Sereia by Armada de Papel Nov. 22, 2014 $1.99 9119 words Sample 20%
O Conto “A Pequena Sereia”, cujo nome no original é “Den lille Havfrue”, foi publicado pela primeira vez em 1837, trata da busca de uma jovem sereia pelo amor de um príncipe da superfície, com o que conquistaria uma alma imortal.
Conscious Eaters by Tony Tucker Conscious Eaters by Tony Tucker Nov. 22, 2014 $12.99 7569 words Sample 20%
Introduction: Let’s take a closer look at the epidemic of mental and physical dysfunction in America. It’s estimated that 50 million Americans now suffer from anxiety disorder and clinical depression. One out of ten Americans is now taking anti-depressants.
The Arc of the Universe: Episode Two by Mark Whiteway The Arc of the Universe: Episode Two by Mark Whiteway Nov. 22, 2014 Free! 5278 words Read a sample
Regan Quinn, the sole survivor of a fleet of colony ships, wakes up in a featureless room. His only clue to his surroundings is an ever-changing window. Following the arrival of a familiar face, the room begins to give up its secrets. But is Quinn being told the truth?
Status Quote (Short Story) by Carol Ann Culbert Johnson Status Quote (Short Story) by Carol Ann Culbert Johnson Nov. 22, 2014 $1.05 8116 words
Lovely and Ryan, two humans who are in love, and taking their relationship to the next level, or will they?
The Arc of the Universe: Episode One by Mark Whiteway The Arc of the Universe: Episode One by Mark Whiteway Nov. 22, 2014 Free! 4453 words Sample 20%
The sole survivor of a fleet of colony ships wakes up in a featureless room. His only clue to his surroundings is an ever-changing window. Is he dead? Is he dreaming? Or is he the subject of some bizarre experiment?
Alive: The Corporeal Pull by Sara Gauldin Alive: The Corporeal Pull by Sara Gauldin Nov. 22, 2014 $2.99 72046 words Sample 20%
When Terra met Liam, her limited view on her eternal existence was forever altered. How can she as an immortal guide be paired with a mortal soul mate? Terra is faced with the unthinkable task of sending her love to his corporeal life and to his destruction. She must make a choice, or she will lose Liam to the pervasive evil that is steadily claiming the mortal world as its own!
The Virgin Girl Wants A Baby: Impregnated By The Guy Next Door by Teri Williams The Virgin Girl Wants A Baby: Impregnated By The Guy Next Door by Teri Williams Nov. 22, 2014 $2.99 4186 words Sample 20%
The Virgin Girl Wants a Baby: Impregnated by the Guy Next Door, tells the sweet story of a sexy 18 year old virgin girl who begins a sexual relationship with the man next door.
Isten(ek) világa by Forrai István Isten(ek) világa by Forrai István Nov. 22, 2014 $1.99 9216 words Sample 20%
A földönkívüli és túli életről, a halhatatlanságról, az örök életről röppentek fel egy pár gondolatot írásban, nehogy elröpüljenek. Létezik-e gyönyör az örök életben? Egyel-talán mi vár ott ránk?
Robinson Crusoe 2244 by E.J. Robinson Robinson Crusoe 2244 by E.J. Robinson Nov. 22, 2014 $2.99 75424 words Sample 20%
A reimagining of the Daniel Defoe Classic, Robinson Crusoe 2244 follows a teenage boy to post apocalypse America 200 years in the future where he struggles to overcome death at every turn to return home.
25 All Natural Cough & Cold Remedies by Shawna Sparlin 25 All Natural Cough & Cold Remedies by Shawna Sparlin Nov. 22, 2014 $2.99 6128 words Sample 15%
Most over the counter medicines are full of ingredients that no one can pronounce. Unless you are a biochemist you will not know what they are. This book includes recipes using natural ingredients that you can make in the comfort of your own home. You will find more than just your herbal teas. Chapters include elixirs, baths, body rubs, vapors and teas.
Vismar and Company by Nemere István Vismar and Company by Nemere István Nov. 22, 2014 $4.99 80901 words Sample 20%
Vismar is walking on a bridge. He has never seen such a bridge before, he vaguely senses that; he can’t see the end because the middle bulges up, or is this not the middle all? The edge? He is going upwards, the concrete doesn’t smooth itself against his feet – if this is concrete, if this is an upward slope, if this is a bridge.
Heads Up! by Karen Dale Trask Heads Up! by Karen Dale Trask Nov. 22, 2014 Free! 2608 words Read a sample
A short story of two young sledders and a photographer, all of whom learn a lesson or two over the course of a snowy winter
Freshman Fourteen by Beth Rodgers Freshman Fourteen by Beth Rodgers Nov. 22, 2014 $7.99 86961 words Sample 10%
Navigating the halls of Kipperton High should be easy for someone like Margot Maples. She's smart, sweet, and ready to start fresh. But with her best friend moved away, she's stuck wondering just how to fit in. Making her transition more difficult is Max, who always knows how to push her buttons, Walter, her geeky suitor, Cassie, the girl who seemingly has it all, and Peter, her first true crush.
Back to Basics: A Study of the Second Lebanon War and Operation CAST LEAD - Israeli IDF Incursions into Lebanon and Gaza 2006 and 2008 Against Hezbollah and Hamas, Tactics, Hard Lessons Learned by Progressive Management Back to Basics: A Study of the Second Lebanon War and Operation CAST LEAD - Israeli IDF Incursions into Lebanon and Gaza 2006 and 2008 Against Hezbollah and Hamas, Tactics, Hard Lessons Learned by Progressive Management Nov. 22, 2014 $9.99 98700 words Sample 4%
The Israeli incursions into Lebanon in mid-2006 and into Gaza in late 2008/early 2009 are important studies in contrasts. During the first, often termed "the Second Lebanon War," Hezbollah fought Israeli Defense Forces (IDF) seeking hostage rescue and retribution to a bloody standstill. During the second, Hamas enjoyed far less success against the same forces.
A jövő gitáros istenei by Géczi László A jövő gitáros istenei by Géczi László Nov. 22, 2014 $3.99 24583 words Sample 20%
A gitárosok istenítésének története 1965-ben kezdődött, amikor egy 20 éves fiatal angol gitáros olyan hatással volt a közönségre, hogy Londonban megjelentek a tűzfalakon és a metróban a Clapton is God (Clapton az isten) graffitik. A Lassúkezűnek is becézett gitáros abban az időben John Mayall Bluesbreakers-ében játszott.
Great Caesar's Ghost, A Ghostly Romance by Cynthia Sterling Great Caesar's Ghost, A Ghostly Romance by Cynthia Sterling Nov. 22, 2014 $2.99 96183 words Sample 20%
Combine a meddling, matchmaking ghost; a beautiful woman with a secret in her past, a handsome man with a longing for home and a magical elixir and you have the perfect recipe for a humorous, emotional love story.
A téridő istenei by Nemere István A téridő istenei by Nemere István Nov. 22, 2014 $3.99 63140 words Sample 20%
Az egész emberi történelmen átvonul a jó és a rossz, Magnus és Negat harca. Atlantisztól az atom-tengeralattjárókig, sőt, az űrkorszakig vívják harcukat emberként és űrlényként is közöttünk, mellettünk - értünk és ellenünk…
Conviction: A Spectras Arise Novella by Tammy Salyer Conviction: A Spectras Arise Novella by Tammy Salyer Nov. 22, 2014 $0.99 28585 words Sample 20%
Trusting others is your first mistake. In this prequel to the popular Spectras Arise Trilogy, readers get an intimate look into the events that led Aly and David Erikson on their path from decorated and dedicated soldiers to black-market arms smugglers, and ultimately, to rebels against the Political and Capital Administration of the Advanced Worlds.
Ércnél maradóbb by Kosztolányi Dezső Ércnél maradóbb by Kosztolányi Dezső Nov. 22, 2014 $6.00 117133 words Sample 20%
„Emléket hagyok itt, mely ércnél maradóbb, s a királyi gúlák ormánál magasabb, éhes záporeső, bamba-dühös vihar el nem döntheti ezt, állja a végtelen évek hosszú sorát s a rohanó időt” – írta Horatius az I. században. És Kosztolányi Dezső 1935-ben, a Pesti Hírlap hasábjain, amikor az ódákat fordította.
Life of a Loser - Chicks 101 by Lou Zuhr Life of a Loser - Chicks 101 by Lou Zuhr Nov. 22, 2014 $3.99 13751 words Sample 20%
From the self-proclaimed Natural-born Ladies Man comes a self-help guide of epic proportions. Written for every teenager who dreams of impressing the cute boy or girl in math class, Life of a Loser - Chicks 101 provides expert relationship advice on every topic from choosing the right deodorant, to practicing for the momentous First Kiss.
Mail Order Bride: The Grand Eight Story Collection Of Love by Vanessa Carvo Mail Order Bride: The Grand Eight Story Collection Of Love by Vanessa Carvo Nov. 22, 2014 $9.99 89389 words Sample 20%
The compilation contains: A Widow & Her Rival, Learning To Fly,The Rancher’s Bull,Losing Her Cowboy,Margaret's Jewish Cowboy,The Baby Left Along The Oregon Trail & Rescued By Christian Pioneers,Saving Lonely Thomas,Our Wagon Train’s One Special Christmas Eve Along The Oregon Trail.
Aware:  The Corporeal Pull by Sara Gauldin Aware: The Corporeal Pull by Sara Gauldin Nov. 22, 2014 $2.99 68966 words Sample 20%
Re-enter the world of Terra Roland as she attempts to thwart an invisible legion of evil spirits that threaten her soul mate Liam and all of humanity. Read to find out if she can find help in time!
LOVE STORY by Olasunkanmi Adepegba LOVE STORY by Olasunkanmi Adepegba Nov. 22, 2014 $0.99 10413 words Sample 60%
Love Story with suspense, intrigue, passion and style.
How to Get a Job In 30 Days or Less by Craig Palma How to Get a Job In 30 Days or Less by Craig Palma Nov. 22, 2014 $4.99 8191 words Sample 15%
Were you fired, laid off or tossed out of a job? Or maybe you are just tired of your current job and are looking to make a change? Well no problem this book will help you. How To Get a Job in 30 Days or Less book, helps you discover insider hiring secrets on applying and interviewing for any job in any industry regardless of your qualifications, education or experience. Do you know the reasons w
Life of a Loser - Wanted by Lou Zuhr Life of a Loser - Wanted by Lou Zuhr Nov. 22, 2014 $3.99 12941 words Sample 20%
Just when things couldn't get any worse, Lou Zuhr's luck is about to change. Lou's family is moving to the stinkiest town on the planet - Pittsville, USA. Fail! From a sister Lou claims is a demon, to frequent run-ins with The Law - join Lou on a LOL ride through the life of “the unluckiest kid in the whole universe”. What else can you expect when your dad is an underwear salesman? *LOL*
The Wrong Man for Christmas by Donna Wright The Wrong Man for Christmas by Donna Wright Nov. 22, 2014 Free! 7753 words Read a sample
Tamara Lane holds many values dear. But in the hopes of proving to her employer how much she should mean to him, she convinces a new coworker to pretend to be interested in her. Conner McNair isn’t really pretending. In fact, he took one look at Tamara and decided he was interested. Conner hopes Tamara will realize that her crush is in vain and see him as a prospective partner, but will she
Light in the Gloaming by J.B. Simmons Light in the Gloaming by J.B. Simmons Nov. 22, 2014 $3.99 85162 words Sample 15%
A great mix of fantasy, adventure, and allegory for fans of Tolkien, C.S. Lewis, and George R.R. Martin. Desperate for power, Tryst has banished Prince Andor to an underground exile in the Gloaming. No man has escaped this dark city, but Andor is no ordinary man. Follow the two princes in this sweeping tale of crumbled alliances, transformation, and redemption. "Serious 'wow' factor..."
Nimrod's Computer And The Legacy Of Atlantis by Richard Henry Nimrod's Computer And The Legacy Of Atlantis by Richard Henry Nov. 22, 2014 $2.99 2594 words Sample 20%
Were there computers in the ancient days similar to the ones we have now? Did computers in the ancient days have the power and speed of today's computers? Inside this book, you will take a journey back in time to the days of Atlantis and Nimrod and discover the computer technology that existed in those days.
A Final Dance by Ulf Wolf A Final Dance by Ulf Wolf Nov. 22, 2014 Free! 2147 words Read a sample
Light and shadow caught the dead seal pup beautifully. At first he looked nothing like what he was. He looked like a small, smooth, seal-shaped hillock of sand, a fine dune lovingly sculpted by the tide. The retreating sea still licked it now and then, as if not wanting to let go, proud of its creation, touching it, retreating, touching it, retreating, touching it.
Tactical guide on confronting, evading, manipulating and countering a sociopath by Backriz Andrey Tactical guide on confronting, evading, manipulating and countering a sociopath by Backriz Andrey Nov. 22, 2014 $1.99 5891 words Sample 20%
Here you can get 15 A4 pages guide, with direct information which will be understood in 30mins, for only £0.99. Don't ever again let a sociopath to manipulate you out of your finances, career or social status, find out how to domesticate this people with simple actions!
Playin' Hard With the Virgin by Amber Rogers Playin' Hard With the Virgin by Amber Rogers Nov. 22, 2014 $0.99 6094 words Sample 20%
Anna has wanted her best friends older brother since...forever! And Nick doesn't plan on taking it easy on Anna just because shes a virgin... He likes it rough & hard, but instead of scaring Anna away, it only makes her want him that much more! When the deed is about to be done, she begins to wonder if maybe shes bitten off a little more than she can chew.. But he's just so hot, she cant resist!
Super Days, Vol. I by Abhilash Gaur Super Days, Vol. I by Abhilash Gaur Nov. 22, 2014 Free! 17012 words Read a sample
This book is about my days at St Anne’s Convent School, Chandigarh from 1980 to 1993, but if you studied at a convent school anywhere in India in those days, you will probably find bits of your own life in it.
Life of a Loser - Catching Santa by Lou Zuhr Life of a Loser - Catching Santa by Lou Zuhr Nov. 22, 2014 $3.99 13452 words Sample 20%
All Lou Zuhr wanted for Christmas was anything other than the hand-knitted, mole-hair sweater his grandma made for him - every year. But what can you expect when you've made the most famous person on the planet (AKA Santa Claus) your enemy? One thing is certain, you don't want to get on Santa's Naughty List. But if you do, you're going to have to ask yourself one question, CAN YOU CATCH SANTA?
United States and Unconventional Warfare - Al Qaeda's Exploitation of American Weakness, Iran and Proxy Terrorism, Hizbollah, China's Holistic Asymmetric Warfare Plan, Future Adversaries by Progressive Management United States and Unconventional Warfare - Al Qaeda's Exploitation of American Weakness, Iran and Proxy Terrorism, Hizbollah, China's Holistic Asymmetric Warfare Plan, Future Adversaries by Progressive Management Nov. 22, 2014 $4.99 52680 words Sample 4%
Given the success of terrorist organizations against the United States since 1983 it is prudent to ask if nations will pursue unconventional engagements with the United States.