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Phantasm by J.L. Campbell Phantasm by May 02, 2016 $2.99 33625 words Sample 20%
Dwayne and Josette are living a young couple's dream, until a tragic accident separates them. As time passes, Josette is convinced she's on the road to recovery—until Dwayne starts appearing to her in ways that take her to the edge of terror and back. Can Mario Browning, a persistent and perceptive man, pull her from a dangerous abyss or will Dwayne succeed in luring her to the other side?
The Dark Soul: A Horror Story by Duke Thompson The Dark Soul: A Horror Story by May 02, 2016 Free! 4488 words Read a sample
The soul exists. And it's horrifying.
German Connection (A People Trafficker Novel) by Keith Hoare German Connection (A People Trafficker Novel) by May 02, 2016 $2.99 113269 words Sample 20%
Karen Harris, commander of Unit T, joins up with Odette Boyer in an effort to bring down a trafficker. While this operation is going on, the pimps in Berlin are close to war, when their working girls are being killed. Not only that, Karen is being targeted personally by a trafficker gang, with her staff at risk, she can find no way out.
Letters to the Human Race by MC Flenniken Letters to the Human Race by May 02, 2016 $3.99 18674 words Sample 20%
Every human being seeks to live a fulfilling life, free from pain. Yet, this seems an elusive, impossible goal. Through revealing personal experiences and true stories, I share a surprising journey in learning how to access blessings from the Cosmos. Life is saying, “Yes, it's possible to free yourself from suffering.” All are capable of learning this, if willing; it's not just for a chosen few.
Joe 2.0, Y otros relatos eróticos de temática gay by PROMeBOOK Joe 2.0, Y otros relatos eróticos de temática gay by May 02, 2016 $5.71 29271 words Sample 20%
Este volumen incluye los siguientes relatos eróticos gays: En la frontera del agujero negro, Juego de piernas, El día que el mundo acabó..., Experiencia en el tren, Siete horas para amarte & Joe 2.0. Marcos Sanz es un escritor (y un tío guapo y bastante bear) de relatos eróticos. Si estás buscando leer buenos relatos eróticos gays para hombres escritos por un hombre, has llegado al lugar indicado.
Los Escojidos, Meros Mortales by Othoniel Ortiz Los Escojidos, Meros Mortales by May 02, 2016 Free! 4246 words Read a sample
Dios usa 'meros mortales' para llevar a cabo sus propositos divinos en la tierra. Asigna, capacita, envia y respalda con su Gracia a los enviados. Dios reconoce que somos insuficiente e incapaz si reacionamos con nuestras habilidades humanas. Nos capacita con su Gracia para poder llevar acabo sus propositos.
Mickey Mantle: Inside and Outside the Lines by Tom Molito Mickey Mantle: Inside and Outside the Lines by May 02, 2016 $6.99 62417 words Sample 20%
Mickey Mantle: Inside and Outside the Lines is different from any other Mickey Mantle book. It was written for baseball lovers and Mantle fans who will live vicariously through it's author Tom Molito.
14 Crazy Good Quick & Easy One Pot Vegetarian Meals by Daniel K Gartlan 14 Crazy Good Quick & Easy One Pot Vegetarian Meals by May 02, 2016 Free! 3417 words Read a sample
The shortage of time in our hectic lives and doing what needs to be done to have a healthy lifestyle usually does not correspond with each other. It seems like we never have enough time to do all that needs to be done. I have compiled 14 Crazy Good and One Pot meal recipes to make it easier for anyone that wants to stay true to their commitment of living a healthier life. Enjoy!
CISA EXAM-Testing Concept-Audit Charter by Hemang Doshi CISA EXAM-Testing Concept-Audit Charter by May 02, 2016 Free! 1204 words Read a sample
Details about this E-Book: In every CISA exam, atleast 2 to 3 questions will be there on audit charter. The objective of this e-book is to ensure that CISA candidate get adequate knowledge on ‘Audit Charter’ .Question Answer and Explanation (QAE) on ‘audit charter’ are designed in accordance with CISA exam pattern.
Systematic Inquiry by Robert Morasky Systematic Inquiry by May 02, 2016 $3.50 23334 words Sample 30%
Systematic Inquiry describes a process for identifying incisive, powerful questions. It applies to anyone in any field who confronts uncertainties when drawing conclusions or making decisions. Question formats are provided along with extensive, varied examples. Related processes, systematic decision inquiry and inquiry analysis, are introduced, described, and illustrated with meaningful examples.
Hinterland by A(W) Baader Hinterland by May 02, 2016 $2.99 8259 words Sample 20%
A short collection of weird fiction from Welsh author A(W) Baader.
Stories From Social Media by Ray Daley Stories From Social Media by May 02, 2016 Free! 5790 words Read a sample
Sometimes I write little things to amuse my friends, just to let them know that I AM still writing. And there's quite a lot of those little things out there, on social media. These are just a few of them. I hope you like them too.
Am025 by Audiation Am025 by May 02, 2016 Free! 12 words Read a sample
May 2016 Issue 25 features charitable festivals and a reflection on self care for success. New music from Lauren Neko, Me and My Toothbrush & DJ Wad.
The 4-Hour Body: An Uncommon Guide to Rapid Fat Loss, Incredible Sex and Becoming Superhuman  Summary by Ant Hive Media The 4-Hour Body: An Uncommon Guide to Rapid Fat Loss, Incredible Sex and Becoming Superhuman Summary by May 02, 2016 $3.95 14394 words Sample 20%
his is a summary of The 4-Hour Body: An Uncommon Guide to Rapid Fat Loss, Incredible Sex and Becoming Superhuman Thinner, bigger, faster, stronger... which pages will you read? You don't need better genetics or more discipline. You need immediate results that compel you to continue.
Desperate Escapees 7 by Candace Mia Desperate Escapees 7 by May 02, 2016 $0.99 914 words Sample 20%
The seventh story in a series where an isolated man has the power to help women escape from prison.
Obsessions that Kill You by Travis Breeding Obsessions that Kill You by May 02, 2016 $0.99 2551 words Sample 15%
Travis shares how obsessions took over his life after high school. People with autism tend to fixate on something and become more obsessed than normal with it and this causes them a lot of self-destruction in other areas of their lives. Sometimes people with autism develop a special interest in something and a special interest can sometimes be unhealthy for people with autism that fixate often.
Megacity Mother by Bakerman Megacity Mother by May 02, 2016 $0.99 10168 words Sample 15%
Waking up in a city you've never been in - a city that doesn't even exist - is already a nightmare. But there is more...much more.
Bad Boys & Billionaires: An Anthology by C.J. Pinard Bad Boys & Billionaires: An Anthology by May 02, 2016 Free! 136165 words Read a sample
Four books about bad boys and billionaires that will heat up your reading device! Which is why these stories are for readers 18 and older, please! Tangled Beauty by K.L. Middleton Hunter by C.J. Pinard The Billionaire's Fake Girlfriend by Sierra Rose Boss by Lexy Timms
The Greatest Story Ever Told: A Love Story by Rebe James The Greatest Story Ever Told: A Love Story by May 02, 2016 $9.99 124567 words Sample 20%
Interested in knowing the truth of our past? This enduring love story explains the Holy Science, the basis for all religions illustrated allegorically in ancient scriptures, myths and fairy tales. For those searching for answers, it supplies wonderful antidotes of how religions were crafted to provide hope for those struggling to understand their purpose and why they were needed in the first place
Dank Summit by Dan Baldwin Dank Summit by May 02, 2016 $2.99 23292 words Sample 20%
Enter the realm of human folly personified by the citizens of the small Southern town of Dank Summit. Also enter the realms of the Old West, the possible near future, and some places that are beyond understanding in Dan Baldwin’s new short story collection Dank Summit and Other Short Stories.
Arsamór Haven: River's Edge by R. Darwin Jones Arsamór Haven: River's Edge by May 02, 2016 $7.99 98056 words Sample 10%
Arsamór Haven is an epic fantasy fiction series featuring druids, magic, secret cities, parallel worlds, meddling gods, and religious fanatics. River’s Edge, the first book, begins the story with an invasion, a kingdom’s collapse, and a harried tribe's retreat to the safety of a great forest, the Arsamór.
Business & Entrepreneurial Tips 101 by Kara Granger Business & Entrepreneurial Tips 101 by May 02, 2016 $6.99 8265 words Sample 15%
This book is for the creative, and open-minded people of today's world. No bs, no chapters, straight to the point and very relatable.
Death Of The King: The Aedan King Novella Series Book 1 by Terence M. Ragston Death Of The King: The Aedan King Novella Series Book 1 by May 02, 2016 $2.99 17923 words Sample 20%
A quick read of fast-paced action. This is book one of the Aedan King novella series.
Loving my Roommate by Briony Summers Loving my Roommate by May 02, 2016 $2.99 6586 words Sample 20%
Tony was the most attractive man I had ever seen. When that thought went through my head, I wasn’t sure what to think of it. I was definitely not gay. I had never found any other man attractive. But there was something about Tony that made my brain go wild and change all the rules. When Tony confessed that he had the same thoughts as me, there was no way I could resist my sexy Latino roommate...
Legends of Soul - Aretha Franklin by James Hoag Legends of Soul - Aretha Franklin by May 02, 2016 $2.99 7929 words Sample 20%
This is the first in a series of books about the Legends of Soul. I started with Aretha because, well, she is the Queen. Aretha could easily be put into the category of rock and roll. In fact, she has done it all. She sings rock, soul, R&B, gospel, jazz and blues and we’ll talk a little about these as we review her life.
Hollywood Calendar: A Lover's Sting by Lloydd Marshall Hollywood Calendar: A Lover's Sting by May 02, 2016 $1.99 74907 words Sample 20%
Two Friends. Two Stories. But one’s already dead. Sophia Russo considered her life to be on the right track – she had goals, plans, and a dream that was incredibly important to her. Her life was normal: friends, work, and the daily stresses of life. Then her best friend dies in a tragic car accident and the entire world believes she killed herself.
Awesome Tales #1 by R. Allen Leider Awesome Tales #1 by May 02, 2016 $1.99 21542 words Sample 10%
"Pretenders to the Throne" by Rich Harvey with R. Allen Leider -- The Domino Lady, the original pulp fiction femme fatale, and Wicca Girl, a 900-year-old witch turned MI-6 agent, join forces to combat a malevolent Axis force aimed at war-darkened London. Short back-up features include "Seven Pictures" by Jean Marie Ward and "The Warlock Murders" by R. Allen Leider.
Dog Days by P X Duke Dog Days by May 02, 2016 $0.99 11140 words Sample 20%
Jim Nash is as content as he’s ever been—that is, until he manages to get himself arrested thanks to the new girl that has come into his life. While being held on trumped-up charges of murder, all the women in his life come together to post bond. With the local PD’s enthusiasm to pin the crime on him, he is forced into honoring payback in a form he will find very familiar.
Lady Ann's Folly by Emma Finn Lady Ann's Folly by May 02, 2016 $3.50 148519 words Sample 20%
A body-swapping adventure set in Edwardian England among the wealthy Neville family in Griply Hall. With one body swap after another occurring, things are rapidly falling out of control as Lady Ann and her family try to take full advantage of the magical pendant they have in their possession.
Many Paths to Healing by Chariss K. Walker Many Paths to Healing by May 02, 2016 $2.99 8577 words Sample 20%
There are many paths to healing. This book introduces several methods that have been beneficial to the author.
Get Back the Man Who Romanced You by Patricia Skergan Get Back the Man Who Romanced You by May 02, 2016 $3.99 17854 words Sample 20%
Do you look at a picture of your husband and think “what the heck happened to him”? Do you wish he was more enthusiastic, energetic, and responsive? If you answered yes, read Get Back the Man Who Romanced You: How to DEFEAT “Old Man Syndrome.” He may be going through hormonal changes that can be addressed through diet, exercise, and lifestyle. Together you can feel, function, and look better.
Taking Hope by Lenore Love Taking Hope by May 02, 2016 $3.99 6829 words Sample 15%
My love for Jeremy is naughty and dangerous. And although we've never said it, I know he feels the same about me. I must have a plan that won't scare him off, but just what might that be? And then, an idea pierces my libidinous thoughts...Jeremy's an artist, who paints nudes on commission. What better way for me to bare my nasty soul, and become the forbidden muse he's always craved?
Booby-Trap at Beaver River by Linda Maye Adams Booby-Trap at Beaver River by May 02, 2016 $2.99 1978 words Sample 20%
All Penelope Prescott wants is to be respected. She, and other women have been called to arms when the military starts losing the war—but keeps them out of the “real” fighting. But now as the battalion retreats, they are trapped between the enemy and death up ahead. Penelope is the only one who can save them. If anyone will listen …
DEPRESSED OR POSSESSED? Spiritual Healing for Body, Mind and Spirit by Adam Asar DEPRESSED OR POSSESSED? Spiritual Healing for Body, Mind and Spirit by May 02, 2016 $4.99 105369 words Sample 20%
"DEPRESSED OR POSSESSED? Spiritual Healing for Body, Mind and Spirit " provides the missing ingredient to many spiritual healing teachings and personal psychic defense programs – HOW! Easy processes of healing to free yourself from the limiting influences of your conditioning, your illnesses and your pain-body permanently. When you are spiritually healed you feel like you are rising above it all
Essentialism The Disciplined Pursuit of Less Summary by Ant Hive Media Essentialism The Disciplined Pursuit of Less Summary by May 02, 2016 $3.95 4697 words Sample 20%
This is a summary of Greg Mckeown's Essentialism The Disciplined Pursuit of Less Essentialism is not one more thing – it’s a whole new way of doing everything. A must-read for any leader, manager, or individual who wants to learn who to do less, but better, in every area of their lives, Essentialism is a movement whose time has come.
O corpo-seco by 101 Seleções O corpo-seco by May 02, 2016 $1.00 4981 words Sample 20%
— É um milagre de Deus, este corpo não está se decompondo. Além do mais, mesmo que eu enterre o caixão em sua sepultura, no outro dia o caixão é devolvido à superfície. — Não é um milagre – disse o padre, em tom sombrio – o que estamos vendo é um corpo-seco. Este tal de Pedro foi tão ruim em vida que nem a terra o aceita. — Corpo-seco? — Filhos que batem em mãe são amaldiçoados por Deus. Quando
Le SHELL Egg by Yacub Saafir Le SHELL Egg by May 02, 2016 $1.99 1016 words Sample 20%
Alors que sur la marche tôt le matin, le plus cool moment de Phoenix, Arizona, vous saluez une vieille dame avec un grand sourire sur votre visage que vous dites, bonjour, Comment allez vous? "Quoi, Comment je fais, vous me connaissez, ce que vous entendez comment je fais .... qu'est-ce que vous voulez ", elle crie très fortement à vous. Juste un quelques secondes sur; vous maintenant rapidement
Поиск и подъем Челябинского метеорита. Meteorite Поиск и подъем Челябинского метеорита. Meteorite "Chelyabinsk" by May 02, 2016 $7.99 40694 words Sample 50%
Документальный рассказ о поиске и подъёме знаменитого Челябинского метеорита. Книга воспоминания водолазов, участников экспедиции. Все события фантасмагоричны, хотя и абсолютно реальны и задокументированы.
The Law of Attraction In Greater Detail: Easy, Practical Ways to Achieve Results by Joshua Ray The Law of Attraction In Greater Detail: Easy, Practical Ways to Achieve Results by May 02, 2016 $2.99 22935 words Sample 10%
The Law of Attraction is a viable way to make positive changes in your life. Author, Joshua Ray, examines the various elements that make up the Law of Attraction. Neglecting one of these elements only delays your achievement. In a concise, but thorough way, Joshua teaches what these elements are - so that you can used them effectively to get tangible results.
The Midair Crash of a TWA Super Constellation and a United Airlines DC7 Grand Canyon, Arizona June 30, 1956 by Robert Grey Reynolds, Jr The Midair Crash of a TWA Super Constellation and a United Airlines DC7 Grand Canyon, Arizona June 30, 1956 by May 02, 2016 $2.99 2763 words Sample 5%
One of the pilots involved in the tragic collision of two planes above the Grand Canyon had received an ok to ascend to 21,000 feet while attempting to evade a thunderstorm. This put his TWA Super Constellation in line to crash into a United Airlines DC7 which was in the same cloud bank. My e-book looks at the crash and the difficulties involved in accessing the bodies inside the UAL wreckage.
The Scribe April 2016 by St. Louis Writers Guild The Scribe April 2016 by May 02, 2016 Free! 5972 words Read a sample
Literary publication for writers by the St. Louis Writers Guild
A Short Introduction to Great Sufi Muslim Poets and Mystics by OrientalPublishing A Short Introduction to Great Sufi Muslim Poets and Mystics by May 02, 2016 $3.00 5762 words Sample 1%
A short biographical book about some of the most popular Poets and Sufi Mystics in Islamic history and in the Islamic Golden Age.
First Match by Lynne Silver First Match by May 02, 2016 $0.99 22031 words Sample 20%
Book 6 in the Coded for Love series, sexy military romance by Lynne Silver!
My First Taste Of A Bad Boy 2 by Mz. Biggs My First Taste Of A Bad Boy 2 by May 02, 2016 $2.99 46689 words Sample 20%
Getting your first taste of a "bad boy" can have you doing things you never thought you would. Including, becoming a "bad girl" yourself; which is exactly what happened when Keshia fell for D'Wayne. She did everything to keep his attention and show him that she was down for the ride. He pushes Keshia into the arms of his street rival, Lucky. Will she finally get her first taste of a real bad boy?
Crowning Glory by Pat Simmons Crowning Glory by May 02, 2016 $2.99 88792 words Sample 20%
Voted Best Inspirational Romance of the Year (2011), Crowning Glory is about second chances at love. Cinderella had a prince; Karyn Wallace has a King. While Karyn served four years in prison for an unthinkable crime, Levi Tolliver was a victim of crime after losing his wife in a botched robbery. Can the two find true love? The happy ending will make you cheer.
Lost at Home by Travis Breeding Lost at Home by May 02, 2016 $0.99 2567 words Sample 15%
12 year old John finds himself lost at home after his entire family boarded an airplane and went from Indianapolis, Indiana to Orlando, Florida to visit Disney World. The family does not realize they have left John asleep in his third floor bedroom until they are halfway to Florida on the airplane. His mother freaks out and tries to get the airplane to turn around but their policy says they can't.
Desperate Match by Lynne Silver Desperate Match by May 02, 2016 $2.99 69460 words Sample 20%
Book 5 in the Coded for Love series, sexy military romance by Lynne Silver!
Unholy Revenge by RC Welsby Unholy Revenge by May 02, 2016 $1.50 84422 words Sample 20%
A killer is targeting members of a family living in a small Cheshire market town. DI Helen Cooke investigates and connects an unsolved murder in Durham with the ones she’s investigating. She realises a serial killer is on the loose, and puts her own life in danger, as she races against time to prevent another killing.
Tanrının Mağarasından Kaçış: Bir Kehf Suresi Tefsiri by İskenderiyeli Zeko Tanrının Mağarasından Kaçış: Bir Kehf Suresi Tefsiri by May 02, 2016 $2.09 7150 words Sample 20%
Kehf Suresini içinde şekillendiği evren anlayışı ile birlikte değerlendirip asıl anlamını ortaya koymaya odaklanmış bir çalışma. Eski insanların gördüğü resme bakarak yapbozun tekrar birleştirildiği bir kitap.
Natural Cures For Migraine Headaches by Adam Asar Natural Cures For Migraine Headaches by May 02, 2016 $2.99 10058 words Sample 15%
Most people who suffer migraines opt for traditional medications. But many are turning to more natural therapies such as relaxation techniques and herbal remedies. Read on to discover which headache remedies you may already have at home.