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Beatles Illinois  A Tour Guide To Beatles Sites in Chicago and All of Illinois by Mark A Schneegurt Beatles Illinois A Tour Guide To Beatles Sites in Chicago and All of Illinois by Mark A Schneegurt Aug. 01, 2014 $2.99 7107 words Sample 20%
Beatles Illinois features every venue in which any member of the Beatles played or recorded from 1963 to today, with places they stayed and visited in Chicago and the rest of Illinois. Detailed directions by train or by car, images of each Beatles site, sketch maps marking exact locations, and connection to Beatles history. Explore the Beatles by Exploring Illinois with Beatles Illinois!
Abs: Abs Diet & Abs Exercise by Richard Samuelson Abs: Abs Diet & Abs Exercise by Richard Samuelson Aug. 01, 2014 Free! 5359 words Read a sample
This book is a complete how-to type of guide to build perfect Abs through diet control and physical exercises. This book will give something useful for men and women of all age group. All that you need to do now is to read and utilize the knowledge gained by making a resolution to look healthy, fit and attractive. 51 Tips for Building Abs Recipes
Bound to You: Volume 2 by Vanessa Booke Bound to You: Volume 2 by Vanessa Booke Aug. 01, 2014 $0.99 30650 words Sample 10%
After breaking off her engagement with Hollywood actor Miles Storm, Rebecca is ready for a change of scenery in her life and in her bed. So when the opportunity to work for StoneHaven Publishing, one of New York City’s most respectable publishing empires presents itself, Rebecca doesn’t hesitate moving to the Big Apple.
Exmortus III: Tombs in Chorus by Todd Maternowski Exmortus III: Tombs in Chorus by Todd Maternowski Aug. 01, 2014 $4.99 113058 words Sample 10%
After accidentally unleashing the Apocalypse, Ash Xavier finds himself in a tough spot. After all, what can one man and two baby girls do against a vast army of unkillable beasts led by the Son of God? In TOMBS, Ash finds himself on a dark and twisted journey in which he becomes both hunter and prey, victor and vanquished, lord and criminal.
First Love, Second Chance by Ken Casper First Love, Second Chance by Ken Casper Aug. 01, 2014 $3.99 73462 words Sample 20%
Michael First had it all. A wife he loved. Children he was proud of. A job that challenged and fulfilled him. Then Clare, his wife, is killed in a car accident. That’s tragic enough, but when the police discover tampered brakes on her car and charge him with her murder, his world comes crashing down around him.
Biblical Portraits of Creation by Jim Weaver Biblical Portraits of Creation by Jim Weaver Aug. 01, 2014 $9.99 53214 words Sample 20%
A faithful and edifying exposition of key chapters or sections of the Bible that speak of the glories of creation. It represents an ideal resource for pastors who want to preach a series on creation. And with its use of study questions, it can be used with profit for group Bible study.
Andie's Adventures: The Boots and the Lion by Kaelan Cessna Andie's Adventures: The Boots and the Lion by Kaelan Cessna Aug. 01, 2014 Free! 4227 words Read a sample
In this re-imagining of the classic fairy tale “Puss In Boots,” Andie is a little girl on a mission to deliver a message for a friend with the help of her magic boots.
RMAN e-Dictionary v.1 by Oraclesql-plsql RMAN e-Dictionary v.1 by Oraclesql-plsql Aug. 01, 2014 $5.00 6421 words Sample 15%
Oracle Recovery Manager (RMAN) e-dictionary. Backup and Recovery operations using RMAN explained with examples/screenshots. A complete guide to brush your knowledge on RMAN. The information shared in this guide can be referred by beginners as well as experienced professionals.
By The Book by Alex McGilvery By The Book by Alex McGilvery Aug. 01, 2014 $1.49 34847 words Sample 25%
They've never done anything that wasn't in The Book. This Tuesday, God sent them on a quest. Now, they're learning that not everything is in The Book.
That Rogue Jack by Maya Rodale That Rogue Jack by Maya Rodale Aug. 01, 2014 $1.49 24910 words Sample 20%
A careless rogue and a prim spinster must team up to find a missing wedding ring.
Victory through the Lamb by Jim Weaver Victory through the Lamb by Jim Weaver Aug. 01, 2014 $9.99 55268 words Sample 20%
The book introduces Christians to the book of Revelation through a study of one of its key themes: victory. Running counter to Revelation’s prevailing interpretation, it proposes that Christians, represented by the audience in the Seven Churches, have been in tribulation since the first century and that Revelation was written to help Christians be victorious over the challenges of life.
Living in the Third Dimensional Soap Opera... A Spiritual Guide to Sanity by Carrie Shubert Living in the Third Dimensional Soap Opera... A Spiritual Guide to Sanity by Carrie Shubert Aug. 01, 2014 $4.19 15610 words Sample 15%
Living in the Third Dimensional Soap Opera is a guide book combining spiritual, metaphysical, and psychological thoughts to give the reader a deeper perspective on life. This book offers simple concepts that are easy to apply to take the 'edge'off day-to-day living.
Beyor Towers by A. D. Nance Beyor Towers by A. D. Nance Aug. 01, 2014 Free! 4268 words Read a sample
Eldon continues his journey in search of the Source. He is sent to a planet of a double star to attend the SSD Academy. While doing restoration of the Beyor Towers, he makes a shocking discovery of ancient artifacts which tells much about the history of the seeker group he is now a part of.
Monster In Me by Destiny Rose Monster In Me by Destiny Rose Aug. 01, 2014 Free! 8420 words Read a sample
Charlie is a working man with a happy life, lovely husband, and beautiful daughter. Everything is alright when he gets a new job, but then all goes to hell when his husband is brutally murdered. Violet has a peaceful life as well, until she learns a secret that was probably meant to stay hidden.
The Drunken Wizard's Playmates And Other Stories by Robert P. Hansen The Drunken Wizard's Playmates And Other Stories by Robert P. Hansen Aug. 01, 2014 $2.99 74420 words Sample 20%
The Drunken Wizard's Playmates is a humorous light fantasy novel about two drunken apprentices and the mischief they cause. The humor is a bit crude at times, as you might expect from wayward young men whose judgment is impaired by alcohol and who have the ability to use magic…. As a bonus, I've included four other humorous light fantasy short stories with the novel.
The Digital Mind by Michael Ryan The Digital Mind by Michael Ryan Aug. 01, 2014 $9.99 31606 words
This book is an exploration of new age computer technology and artificial intelligence as well as the future of computer design which will bring AI into reality. This is an in depth look at the future of this technology, where its going and what it will mean for mankind.
Fucking for the Rent by Catherine DeVore Fucking for the Rent by Catherine DeVore Aug. 01, 2014 $2.99 3636 words Sample 20%
When Joanna realizes she doesn't have enough money to pay her rent, she realizes that she's in deep trouble. With no one willing to lend her a favor, Joanna can't figure out what to do. . . until she catches sight of her sexy landlord, Luke, while he's fixing the pipes in her kitchen. Can Joanna convince the rugged, muscular man to accept an erotic payment instead of money?
The Kelnaria Chronicles: Book One: The Great Scrolls by Teresa Conrado The Kelnaria Chronicles: Book One: The Great Scrolls by Teresa Conrado Aug. 01, 2014 $4.99 79447 words Sample 20%
The Great Scrolls Prophecy has triggered and the fate of the world hinges on one Half Demon/Half Sylvan Elf whom the world hates!
Clémentine Et Le Rayon Laser by Patrick Huet Clémentine Et Le Rayon Laser by Patrick Huet Aug. 01, 2014 $0.99 1863 words Sample 20%
Qui n'a jamais rêvé de posséder un rayon laser ? Clémentine ne veut pas faire que de le rêver, elle va en inventer un. C'est une grande savante, voyez-vous. Déjà, elle échafaude un plan génial pour en fabriquer un. Le résultat sera particulièrement détonnant.
도둑맞은 편지, The Purloined Letter (Korean Edition) by Corea Publishing 도둑맞은 편지, The Purloined Letter (Korean Edition) by Corea Publishing Aug. 01, 2014 $0.99 11422 words Sample 20%
The Purloined Letter, a famous detective story by Edgar Allan Poe, is now available in Korean. If you're looking for an opportunity to enhance your Korean skills, don't pass up this amazing story! [도둑맞은 편지]는 뒤팽이 등장하는 세 죽품 중 하나입니다. 한글 번역본과 영어 원본을 함께 실었으니, 미국 문학사의 거장이자 비운의 천재 작가인 에드거 앨런 포우의 작품을 감상할 기회를 놓치지 마십시오!
Cheer Up, Jimmy: 3 Melancholy Short Stories by Dania Sonin Cheer Up, Jimmy: 3 Melancholy Short Stories by Dania Sonin Aug. 01, 2014 $2.75 9133 words Sample 30%
A trio of short stories for those who love horror. Includes a sneak peak at the author's next novel, Shift, a sci-fi mystery.
Annihilating the Past by Benjamin Broke Annihilating the Past by Benjamin Broke Aug. 01, 2014 $0.99 11315 words Sample 20%
An interview with the man who permanently erased the line between entertainment and brainwashing.
The Electronic Spirits Talk About Simulation Theory and Reincarnation by Kim Jensen The Electronic Spirits Talk About Simulation Theory and Reincarnation by Kim Jensen Aug. 01, 2014 Free! 445 words Read a sample
In this short book, telepathic voices talk about the possibilities of reincarnation if the universe was, as some scientists believe, created using technology.
Change by Stephanie Laimer-Read Change by Stephanie Laimer-Read Aug. 01, 2014 Free! 1790 words Read a sample
The man has been in a hopeless situation for years, trying to get by and somehow bear it. He is ignored by most of those around him and is not sure if he is still real, still visible, even still alive. Then, suddenly, he sees a chance to break free from his entrapment... A captivating story about isolation and alienation, a spooky fantasy set in a very real everyday situation.
Prisma Fragments by Samantha Rene Sanchez Prisma Fragments by Samantha Rene Sanchez Aug. 01, 2014 $1.99 1289 words Sample 1%
These poems explore personal experience and spirituality through abstract motifs.
Their Story by John Gillam Their Story by John Gillam Aug. 01, 2014 $9.99 135795 words Sample 20%
Many have written about the conventional military history of WWI with its focus on units and battles, only using personal information to illustrate points of history. This approach perpetuates a generic ANZAC legend that has until now excluded the contribution of family and supportive community groups. Some have written about the grief and impact the losses of the war caused to families at home.
Shifted Perceptions (Alpha Division, Book 2) by C.E. Black Shifted Perceptions (Alpha Division, Book 2) by C.E. Black Aug. 01, 2014 $2.99 59285 words Sample 10%
If there's one thing Terry (aka Foxy) hates most, it’s a traitor... After Paul betrayed his team, he was given a second chance, though not everyone forgave the sexy jaguar shifter. In Foxy’s mind - once a traitor, always a traitor, and she refuses to work with him. Even if he is too desirable for his own good. *Warning: This book contains strong sexual content, violence and adult language.
Alternate Instances by Samantha Rene Sanchez Alternate Instances by Samantha Rene Sanchez Aug. 01, 2014 $1.99 1478 words Sample 1%
Seventh book of poetry. "drifting into the rifts of the paranormal mentality, open to a higher awareness, the body a vessel for the reception of the presence..."
Taboo Desires: Jackson Part 3 by Aurora Banks Taboo Desires: Jackson Part 3 by Aurora Banks Aug. 01, 2014 $2.99 5120 words Sample 20%
I get Jackson to myself for the whole weekend! I can't believe it. This morning, I woke up in his arms. And then I woke him up in a way he's never going to forget. He knows just how I like it. He knows just how much I need him. And then his friend comes over. His friend, who's also a hot older guy. And I saw him checking me out. It doesn't take long before I'm down on my knees between them.
Faster Natural Penis Growth by Mark Williams, Sr Faster Natural Penis Growth by Mark Williams, Sr Aug. 01, 2014 $0.99 2635 words Sample 15%
I am not a penis growth doctor. Am just a regular guy who had an abnormally small penis for my height and built and I decided that I could not continue to live that way, I had to do something about it.
Smashwords Test 02 by Bill Doorley Smashwords Test 02 by Bill Doorley Aug. 01, 2014 Free! 5112 words Read a sample
Five essays based on papers I wrote in grad school.
Adams Fables by Mark Adams Adams Fables by Mark Adams Aug. 01, 2014 Free! 6634 words Sample 50%
ADAMS FABLES is colorfully illustrated with double-entendre puns and fun. The cast of playful animals gently teaches life’s lessons to the small child within everyone. EVER WONDER WHY: Coyotes howl Penguins wear tuxedoes Hummingbirds hum Cheetahs cry Giraffes have long necks Lions roar Flamingos stand on one leg Basenjis yodel And so much more.
Clémentine La Petite Savante by Patrick Huet Clémentine La Petite Savante by Patrick Huet Aug. 01, 2014 $0.99 2114 words Sample 20%
Clémentine était connue pour être une petite fille très sage... jusqu'au jour où elle voulut devenir une savante. Depuis ce jour-là, elle se mit à imaginer les inventions les plus incroyables, au grand dam de son entourage. Car il faut bien l'avouer, ses inventions étaient parfois... explosives
Slightly Dangerous: Bella and Mason by Debbie Deering Slightly Dangerous: Bella and Mason by Debbie Deering Aug. 01, 2014 $2.99 50137 words Sample 10%
Book 7 in the series. Bella and Mason discover the joys of the mating fever and the frustration of trying to feed the flames of their passion for each other while fight a war for their lives.
Words of Devotion, from a king to his beloved by J.R. Askov Words of Devotion, from a king to his beloved by J.R. Askov Aug. 01, 2014 $0.99 4064 words Sample 10%
Best friends. Worse enemies. And everything in between.
Companionship & Solitude by Samantha Rene Sanchez Companionship & Solitude by Samantha Rene Sanchez Aug. 01, 2014 $1.99 2049 words Sample 1%
Sixth book of poetry. "my legacy is in these pages, the real me, words formed together from my inner self, with this I am everything and nothing..."
Heartbreaker by Annie Walker Heartbreaker by Annie Walker Aug. 01, 2014 $3.99 87855 words Sample 20%
Grace Caldwell never met a man she couldn’t put in his place until she met Aaron Severn, her new boss and soon to be the biggest challenge to Grace’s self-imposed celibacy.
Identità Rubate by Italo Salieri Identità Rubate by Italo Salieri Aug. 01, 2014 $2.73 95096 words Sample 15%
Dopo aver inventato il teletrasporto, Mark Browne è pronto per il meritato successo. Il congegno da lui inventato - la porta quantistica - consente di muoversi lungo distanze notevoli – migliaia di chilometri – nel giro di pochi minuti. Sembra l'inizio di un sogno, quando un imprevisto gli cambia la vita. Catapultandolo nel futuro.
Gypsy Tears by Samantha Rene Sanchez Gypsy Tears by Samantha Rene Sanchez Aug. 01, 2014 $1.99 1682 words Sample 1%
Fifth installment of poetry. "I admit maybe I made this choice a bit too quickly, we are strangers but your benevolence captivated me..."
The ECHO Theory by Alan Razen The ECHO Theory by Alan Razen Aug. 01, 2014 Free! 24556 words Sample 20%
This book represents 30 years of contemplation of the big questions of existence, the universe and everything. It is an essentially complete philosophical theory; though it does have many "scientific" elements, some quite technical (which are roughly based in real physics & chemistry), it is fundamentally metaphysical in content.
Night of the Witch by Scott Hale Night of the Witch by Scott Hale Aug. 01, 2014 $2.99 18743 words Sample 20%
Like most well-adjusted teenagers, Jacob Warren only wants to keep to himself, but when he finds a classmate, Matthew, being brutally bullied in the woods outside his house, he cannot help but want to intervene. However, it is not Jacob that stops Eddy, but a strange tremor that shakes the earth and tears open the ground, and soon thereafter they find the bully to be the least of their concerns.
Ruby Soda And The Very Nice Lions by Gwen Grant Ruby Soda And The Very Nice Lions by Gwen Grant Aug. 01, 2014 $0.99 921 words Sample 25%
Ruby Soda loves aeroplanes and makes a little red aeroplane for herself. Off she flies and meets two very nice lions. Ruby rescues the lions in her aeroplane and returns them home safely.
Call Me Joe: The Secret World War II Diary of Nello Camilli by Gloria Camilli Call Me Joe: The Secret World War II Diary of Nello Camilli by Gloria Camilli Aug. 01, 2014 $7.99 49507 words Sample 10%
Defying US military regulations, Nello Camilli kept a diary throughout almost three years overseas during World War II. There are accounts of the movements of the troops and battles being fought, but we also get a glimpse of a young man's fear, homesickness and humanity. This diary provides an opportunity to see the war through the eyes of a regular enlisted man in his early twenties.
The Wonderful World of Trivia - The Beatles Trivia by Robert Gardner The Wonderful World of Trivia - The Beatles Trivia by Robert Gardner Aug. 01, 2014 $2.99 8706 words Sample 20%
The Wonderful World of Trivia books are dedicated to all trivia lovers.They are written with the intentions of being informative,educational,and fun.They are a mixture of easy to hard questions with a purpose of educating those of us who are not experts but at the same time testing those of us who are.Please check out all the books in The Wonderful World of Trivia book series.
Flea Market Tales – Collection 1 by Charles A. Irvin Flea Market Tales – Collection 1 by Charles A. Irvin Aug. 01, 2014 $2.99 17950 words Sample 20%
Five people buy treasures from the flea market with one common thread; the vendor is a mysterious old man selling off his collection. The short story collection, Ten Tales of the Flea Market will contain this group of stories as well as stories that tie them all together.
Psychological Tips For Successful learning and Stress free Examination Techniques. by dr.hari s. chandran Psychological Tips For Successful learning and Stress free Examination Techniques. by dr.hari s. chandran Aug. 01, 2014 $2.00 5047 words Sample 10%
Hi reader, I am a practicing Psychologist and my areas of interests includes educational Psychology and students’ stress management. Here in this book I am sharing certain tips I have obtained through 25 years of practice reading and research
Straight Tequila by Ryan Carlyle Straight Tequila by Ryan Carlyle Aug. 01, 2014 $3.99 22472 words Sample 25%
Sexy, straight Latin hunk Carlos Rivera has problems. He's been kicked out of his house and has no place to go. Unknown to him, some of his male friends are trying to maneuver his hot, muscled body into bed with them when he's drunk. Carlos moves in with his gay best friend Ian, and ends up passed out in his bed after a night of drinking. Can their long friendship survive a night of drunken lust?
In Search of Love by Pooja Agarwal In Search of Love by Pooja Agarwal Aug. 01, 2014 Free! 7263 words Read a sample
The materialistic demands of today's teenagers are consistently fulfilled by their parents. But, still they are searching something in their life. The urge for belonging and desire for love arouses their whole personality without which they feel life is worthless.Lets read the life of a teenage girl, lacking love and affection and How she survives in this Loveless World.
A Marked Man/ Alaska with love by Sandrine Gasq-Dion A Marked Man/ Alaska with love by Sandrine Gasq-Dion Aug. 01, 2014 $4.50 80704 words Sample 20%
Mateo Esposito loves his job. Hired assassin for the U.S. Government, he takes lives and he kicks ass with no mercy.When a job lands in his lap that's just not quite right, Mateo finds himself questioning orders for the first time in his career. When one Assassin gig turns into a rescue mission on the side, Josh Montgomery's life is turned upside down by the man he rescues.
Agnes Is Dead! by Cora Clifford Agnes Is Dead! by Cora Clifford Aug. 01, 2014 $0.99 1660 words Sample 35%
Prudence, a young woman in college, discovers that her best friend (Agnes) is dead. She wonders if Agnes was murdered?