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Friday Night by R. Richard Friday Night by R. Richard Aug. 20, 2014 $4.99 29648 words Sample 20%
“What if I weren't your sister?” “My dream date for the prom would have been Ava, who also has a hot body.  If I had my dream date for the beach, and you weren’t my sister, with your body you would have been my dream date for the beach, no question about it.” Sis gets up, makes sure she has my attention and then says, “Then you would have been aroused by the sight of me in a teeny-bikini?”
Short Stories: Orbiting by Laurie Steed Short Stories: Orbiting by Laurie Steed Aug. 20, 2014 $0.99 2722 words Sample 20%
Fire threatens and old loves rear their head as Sophie endures a summer of extremes in 'Orbiting', by Laurie Steed. "Laurie Steed is one of the exciting new names in Australian writing - his stories are smart, soulful and challenging. I can't wait to see what he does next." – Paddy O'Reilly
Army Girl by Nicole Wilson Army Girl by Nicole Wilson Aug. 20, 2014 $0.99 2043 words Sample 30%
Primarily told in the second person, a young woman training to be in the Military Police battles to whip herself into shape.
Любовь с точки зрения мужчины by Ришат Вахитов Любовь с точки зрения мужчины by Ришат Вахитов Aug. 20, 2014 $3.99 21980 words Sample 20%
Читатель! Ты знаешь, что мужчина и женщина любят по-разному? Ты знаешь, чем отличается любовь мужчины от любви женской? Ты видел математическую формулу любви? В этой книге есть на это ответы. В ней приведена та самая формула любви! Лёгкий язык повествования не даст тебе заскучать, а оригинальное представление «любви» формулами сделает чтение занимательным.
Heliopolis 1 by Andrew Moore Heliopolis 1 by Andrew Moore Aug. 20, 2014 Free! 0 words Read a sample
Heliopolis, Egypt. Known in ancient times as 'Annu', and known in the Bible as On'. Heliopolis may be largely off the radar for many, but it provides the key to understanding far more of who we are, and where we come from, than many imagine. But before we can look at Heliopolis, we need to challenge the way we currently understand human prehistory.
Short Stories: Wallpaper by Laurie Steed Short Stories: Wallpaper by Laurie Steed Aug. 20, 2014 $0.99 2830 words Sample 20%
Cracks start to show in the fabric of a family during their daughter's piano recital in 'Wallpaper', by Laurie Steed. "Laurie Steed's stories are sometimes tender, sometimes brutal, and always beautifully written. He is a writer to watch." – Ryan O'Neill
My Lying Bathroom Mirror (M) by Lindsay Johannsen My Lying Bathroom Mirror (M) by Lindsay Johannsen Aug. 20, 2014 Free! 229 words Read a sample
A short poem, wif words what rhymes even, in celebration of your visit to my Smashwords Page.
A Glitch in Time by Peter Durney A Glitch in Time by Peter Durney Aug. 20, 2014 $2.99 91599 words Sample 20%
When a wealthy recluse invites some friends to visit, he sends his helicopter to transport them to his home. But his visitors are puzzled by the strange behaviour of the helicopter pilot. The man claims to have been one of a group of people who underwent a time travel experience. The time traveller, it seems, is the subject of Biblical prophet Ezekiel’s famous vision of ‘wheels within wheels’.
Suzy & Samantha in Broken Rules by D. D. Suzy & Samantha in Broken Rules by D. D. Aug. 20, 2014 $0.99 15375 words Sample 20%
The first and maybe the most erotic of Suzy Q.'s stories. This story will take many of it readers back to when Suzy, Katie, Samatha and Simone all met. Kind of like what Lucas did with Star Wars.
The Job and The Tease by D L Davito The Job and The Tease by D L Davito Aug. 20, 2014 Free! 5407 words Read a sample
The Job, is an homage to the marvelous pulp fiction writers of decades past. A hard-boiled private detective, in the style of Mickey Spillane’s Mike Hammer, accepts an assignment from that will give him insight into the mind of an erotic author. Tease & Seduce is an excerpt of the erotic book. Supercharged sex with a sexy wife caught in the web of a sexual predator, intent on seducing her.
Sacked by Hank Edwards Sacked by Hank Edwards Aug. 20, 2014 $0.99 3025 words Sample 10%
After his sack of the opposing team's quarterback helps his team win the college football game, Mike cruises the local gay bar. There he discovers the quarterback he sacked, Will, sulking in a back corner. Mike invites the man back to his apartment where the two men take turns showing each other a whole new meaning to the term "sacked."
The Girls Night Out by Barbara Shumway The Girls Night Out by Barbara Shumway Aug. 20, 2014 $1.99 31869 words Sample 15%
When a straight woman is seduced by another woman she discovers that it is possible to be bisexual, loving being with men and also enjoying erotic pleasure with another female. The female author uses emotional feeling, biased fears and a great deal of humor telling about Rita's awakening. Unlike most stories about lesbians, this is about female college students that experience being bisexual.
Two Lairds One Lady by John Ryan Two Lairds One Lady by John Ryan Aug. 20, 2014 $2.99 86019 words Sample 20%
Two Lairds, One Lady, a single betrothal. Things are about to get interesting.
Nature's Nobility Revealed by Teresa Alexander Nature's Nobility Revealed by Teresa Alexander Aug. 20, 2014 $9.99 108221 words Sample 20%
Historical fact and mythological stories intertwine. Our questions are answered when the magical element is added. Bottom line, wizards kept better family records. How did the Founders of Hogwarts meet and what became of them? Who built the castle? Who was Peeves and how did he become the “Peeves” of Hogwarts. Time travel and Jumpers are standard in the genealogy of Harry Potter.
My Lying Bathroom Mirror (F) by Lindsay Johannsen My Lying Bathroom Mirror (F) by Lindsay Johannsen Aug. 20, 2014 Free! 232 words Read a sample
A short poem, wif words what rhymes even, in celebration of your visit to my Smashwords Page.
The Maransky Nature Blot Test by Eric Stringer The Maransky Nature Blot Test by Eric Stringer Aug. 20, 2014 $0.99 2846 words Sample 20%
This is an intense psychological suspense short story by Eric Stringer with help from his friend Nick Porter. This story is so tightly written that I can't say much more or I'll give it away.
What I'm Paid To Do by Scarlet the Harlot What I'm Paid To Do by Scarlet the Harlot Aug. 20, 2014 $0.99 5332 words Sample 30%
Ava is a prostitute living a double life. The man shes inLOVE with, her pimp, who loves her too, is married, abuses her and has gotten her addicted to drugs. This is a fictional series about a wealthy young woman who ended up on the wrong side of the tracks, but has no idea how to get out of the life she is now stuck in. This book has prostitution, physical abuse, drug use, murder and more. 18+
Everyone Dies in the End by Brian Katcher Everyone Dies in the End by Brian Katcher Aug. 20, 2014 $3.99 73940 words Sample 20%
At seventeen, Sherman Andrews has been accepted in the Missouri Scholars' Academy. Sherman has had a ten-year plan since he was eight, and he is determined to become an award-winning investigative journalist. Something evil is about to reappear. And Sherman, with his Dictaphone, his ironed socks, and his ten-page resume, may be the only one who can prevent a tragedy.
Ephemeral Species Book One - The Dawning by Patrick Smith Ephemeral Species Book One - The Dawning by Patrick Smith Aug. 20, 2014 Free! 88538 words Read a sample
We've existed in our modern form for a small fraction of 1% of the lifespan of the Earth. What if our species is ephemeral? How could it happen? Who or what would replace us? Could our extinction be a good thing for those who follow us? They came to Earth but didn't care. Later, we became ephemeral. Not because of a disaster or because of them, but because we chose it.
Flight Risk by Rebecca Hodgkins Flight Risk by Rebecca Hodgkins Aug. 20, 2014 $14.99 105833 words Sample 20%
A fallen angel risks oblivion to save the life of the woman who spurned him.
Ambiguity by Allen Renfro Ambiguity by Allen Renfro Aug. 20, 2014 $1.99 101267 words Sample 20%
The phone rings. Will is glad he didn't go straight to bed after his shift. The call is probably Derek. After a night of bar hopping he’s probably too drunk to drive and needs a ride home. At such a late hour Reverend Wallace wonders which elderly member of his congregation has died. Nearly asleep Laura knows she shouldn't answer the phone in the middle of the night, but it could be her husband
Campus Cravings- Higher Learning M/M Boxed Set by Cassandra Carr Campus Cravings- Higher Learning M/M Boxed Set by Cassandra Carr Aug. 20, 2014 $2.99 224451 words Sample 20%
Welcome to Cathia University, where school is in session! Nine of today's hottest gay romance authors have crafted brand-new interrelated novellas celebrating everything wonderful about college, with over 200,000 words featuring sophisticated professors, sexy teaching assistants, ambitious grad students, and spirited undergraduates, all looking for the same thing: an A+ in true love.
Following Kaufman - August 2014 by Robert Newshutz Following Kaufman - August 2014 by Robert Newshutz Aug. 20, 2014 $0.99 214312 words
A selection of 181 chess games that are relevant to "The Kaufman Repertoire for Black and White" are presented with a diagram for each move. Three Benko Gambit games are annotated and added at the end of the book. A link to the pgn for the games is available in the Introduction.
The Wanderer by Analise Scott The Wanderer by Analise Scott Aug. 20, 2014 Free! 6837 words Read a sample
About The Wanderer One night under the stars with bad boy Frank is enough to keep Virginia lusting after him for months. Just when she thinks he’s long forgotten her, a stranger shows up in town who convinces her otherwise.
Prise et Transformée by Alex Anders Prise et Transformée by Alex Anders Aug. 20, 2014 $2.99 49319 words
La pulpeuse Sakina est traînée au bout du monde, dans une nouvelle école, et elle attire l'attention d'un mec sexy qui dégage quelque chose qui va au-delà d'une sensualité animale Subitement devenue irrésistible aux yeux de tous les mecs sexy, Saki ne sait pas quoi faire quand Lane Lafleur, un mec sombre et dangereux, se présente chez elle un soir de pleine lune et lui demande de le suivre.
Noah's Art by FX Lord Noah's Art by FX Lord Aug. 20, 2014 Free! 23766 words Read a sample
A modern fairytale that tells the story of a young man whose father wanted him to be a footballer, but then who then lost his leg to cancer. In his teenage years, and with the help of a magical ball of light, he tries to make his father proud of him by excelling in Art which he has a prodigious talent in. When he hears that his father is terminally ill, he realises he doesn't have a lot of time.
Dreams Must Die by J.M. Porup Dreams Must Die by J.M. Porup Aug. 20, 2014 Free! 63456 words Read a sample
Jimmy Shade kills dreams. It’s his job. As a member of the elite Dream Police, he defends the Collective against that poisonous nocturnal ooze. But when Shade gets infected with a dream, he finds himself on the run from his former colleagues. He must choose between his love for the Collective--and the dream he cannot live without.
The Wise Man and the Pig by Lucian Carter The Wise Man and the Pig by Lucian Carter Aug. 20, 2014 Free! 1354 words Read a sample
Long ago and far away, two men visit the local wise man for advice on a coveted pig.
Encounter With Jesus Christ ( ZACCHAEUS ) by Eastwood Anaba Encounter With Jesus Christ ( ZACCHAEUS ) by Eastwood Anaba Aug. 20, 2014 $9.99 43542 words Sample 35%
Zacchaeus is a biblical character whose encounter with Jesus Christ is a popular example of repentance and restitution among Christians. He was not content with just being saved – he touched people’s lives by giving to the poor and restoring what he had taken from others by fraud.
Death to Reductionist Cinema by TJ Bainz Death to Reductionist Cinema by TJ Bainz Aug. 20, 2014 $2.99 4641 words Sample 20%
When Tracey finds herself in that most precarious of situations—caught between her roommate and a would-be lover—she bails out the only way she knows how. With both barrels blazing. A light-hearted story of friendship, and argument for argument’s sake. Death to Reductionist Cinema: A Short Story.
A Conversation about Abortion Between Justice Blackmun and the Founding Fathers by Duane L. Ostler A Conversation about Abortion Between Justice Blackmun and the Founding Fathers by Duane L. Ostler Aug. 20, 2014 Free! 6265 words Read a sample
On a dark night in Independence Hall, ghosts of the founding fathers gather to discuss with Justice Blackmun the Roe v Wade abortion opinion he penned in 1973. Using actual quotes from the founding fathers, this fictional debate soundly refutes Blackmun's arguments from the Roe opinion, and shows that that the founders would be greatly disturbed at the law regarding abortion in America today.
The Memory Farm by Raymond S Flex The Memory Farm by Raymond S Flex Aug. 20, 2014 $2.99 6261 words Sample 20%
Carrie finds herself alone in an empty room. The stench of rotten cabbage fills her nostrils as the lab attempts to enter her mind. And her past. A fast-paced tale of the individual and a world in grave danger. The Memory Farm: A Short Story.
Accidental Consequences by John Russell Accidental Consequences by John Russell Aug. 20, 2014 $4.99 66255 words Sample 20%
A Russian-made Nuclear Weapon Is On Its Way To A City Near You. Unmarked automatic rifles are passed from trucker-to-trucker in a secret U.S. Militia previously unknown to the FBI. A frightened wife whispers the name "Truckers for a Safe America." An Imam reports that a suitcase tracked from Iraq has disappeared. A semi carrying rebar sets off radiation alarms. Is the bomb headed for your ci
Soldier to the Stars by Dave Bakers Soldier to the Stars by Dave Bakers Aug. 20, 2014 $2.99 6728 words Sample 20%
Born on Tyzron-12, in Alpha Colony, a sixteen-year-old recruit makes steady progress through the Order of Collective Colonisation, the largest space colonisation programme known to man. But now he faces his toughest test yet. Will he buckle under the pressure? A story of high expectations and overwhelming pressure. Soldier to the Stars: A Short Story.
Ignite by Patrick Riot Ignite by Patrick Riot Aug. 20, 2014 Free! 10574 words Read a sample
An unlikely couple finds love in the vortex of violent social upheaval. Can their relationship survive their differing political stances? A terse political thriller, infused with an uncompromising romance.
Never-Ending Tree House by AV Iain Never-Ending Tree House by AV Iain Aug. 20, 2014 $2.99 6164 words Sample 20%
For Samantha the tree house at the bottom of her garden represents far more than mouldy wood and rusted nails. It holds deep and dark memories. Of times she would rather forget. A story of tragedy, long-ago repressed. Never-Ending Tree House: A Short Story.
Melissa's Milk - The Series by Taryn Brooks Melissa's Milk - The Series by Taryn Brooks Aug. 20, 2014 $8.99 64950 words Sample 10%
Relive Melissa's entire journey, from learning the joys of lactation and breast growth into Melissa growing into the woman she knew she needed to be. All five volumes of Melissa's Milk stories are in this series, where the cleavage is never deep enough and her breasts are never full enough. And just like the insatiable Melissa Walters, this series is stuffed and overflowing with erotic fun!
Beyond the Beyond by Brett P. S. Beyond the Beyond by Brett P. S. Aug. 20, 2014 Free! 3083 words Read a sample
The boon allowed life to exist and when it ceased to function, illness, madness and darkness swept the village. Howitz set off to do what his grandfather had done, light the obelisk and restore the boon to working order. It was somewhere out there, in the forbidden, barren lands of the beyond.
How To Pre-Qualify Yourself For A Mortgage In 5 Easy Steps by S. L. Kincaid How To Pre-Qualify Yourself For A Mortgage In 5 Easy Steps by S. L. Kincaid Aug. 20, 2014 $2.99 19191 words Sample 20%
How to Pre-Qualify Yourself for a Mortgage in 5 Easy Steps will give the Reader the knowledge and tools to interpret their own financial data, including their credit report, before they talk to a Lender. The lending rules have changed greatly and this is a must-have for anyone applying for a mortgage. Great for first time homebuyers and seasoned property owners alike. Clear and easy to follow.
Up From the Depths (A Tentacle Erotica) by Charlotte Chase Up From the Depths (A Tentacle Erotica) by Charlotte Chase Aug. 20, 2014 $2.99 3685 words Sample 20%
Abbey is vacationing with her friends, looking for a little relaxation and maybe a little action. But sometimes action comes from the strangest places and Abbey is confronted with a creature eager to show her how.
Cruise for Free by Allen G. Taylor Cruise for Free by Allen G. Taylor Aug. 20, 2014 $4.99 19485 words Sample 25%
I make several dream cruises a year for free, and you can too. This isn't magic. It is merely that you have something that is of value to the cruise line that you can exchange for free passage to exotic ports around the world, all the while enjoying the lifestyles of the rich and famous.
One for the Heart by Joe Newman One for the Heart by Joe Newman Aug. 20, 2014 $2.99 101811 words Sample 20%
The third book of the "Rescue Me" trilogy finds that Larry and Fran have met, fallen in love, divorced their ex's, married and Fran is Pregnant. The excitement begins when Fran's ex-husband, Bill, escapes from prison. He lets it be known that he wants to kill Larry and his family. Larry must meet him in a deadly showdown. Will Larry survive and what does he do about the new woman in his life!
Between Feathers and Fins by Erin Cole Between Feathers and Fins by Erin Cole Aug. 20, 2014 $1.99 14868 words Sample 20%
This collection of flash fiction and short stories by author Erin Cole will lead you into the savage hauntings and restless fears that plague the females in them. From ghosts to mermaids, witches to beasts, Between Feathers and Fins is an imaginative collection of dark and strange stories you won’t soon forget.
Last Chance (Sunscapes Trilogy Book 1) by Michelle O'Leary Last Chance (Sunscapes Trilogy Book 1) by Michelle O'Leary Aug. 20, 2014 $2.99 117766 words Sample 20%
Fleeing a life of crime under the brutal hand of the corrupt corporation Quasicore, Del becomes entangled with the dazzling and dangerous Shays. Sin Shay's offer of protection from the Core seems too good to be true. Is Shay Enterprises a rival of Quasicore or a partner in crime? Is Sin's offer of a new life his last chance at redemption or just another version of hell?
Psychic Turnabout by Meredith V. Banner Psychic Turnabout by Meredith V. Banner Aug. 20, 2014 $2.99 5910 words Sample 30%
The psychic research department is under investigation and Jenna's got an entire night to kill before the hearings even begin. A handsome man she runs into in a bar shows some promise ... but it seems it's his very first one-night stand! It'll be up to Jenna to teach him that a man's proper place is kneeling at her feet -- or bent over in front of her ...
Dominant Men & Submissive Women: The Collection: Volume Two (BDSM) by Misty Meadows Dominant Men & Submissive Women: The Collection: Volume Two (BDSM) by Misty Meadows Aug. 20, 2014 $6.99 17611 words Sample 20%
This collection of erotic stories features women who are sexually submissive. Some need more persuasion than others to submit completely, but all end up obeying their men in the end.
The Secret Bliss of Calliope Ipswich by Marcia Lynn McClure The Secret Bliss of Calliope Ipswich by Marcia Lynn McClure Aug. 20, 2014 $8.95 71385 words Sample 20%
“Oh! Do link arms with me, Calliope,” Blanche whispered, her brown eyes widening with apprehension. She took Calliope’s arm, tightly linking it with her own. “The old Mulholland house still gives me the willies every time I walk past it. I hate to think on what might have gone on inside. It’s truly terrifyin’!”
Envy: A Story From Hotel Seven by A. A. Bailey Envy: A Story From Hotel Seven by A. A. Bailey Aug. 20, 2014 $2.99 3034 words Sample 20%
Stories From Hotel Seven will give you glimpses into a forbidden world. These stories will pull back the red curtain and show you, if only briefly, what you’re missing. Envy is the dark side of desire. For one man, the dark side what turns him on.
My Husband, My Roommate EPISODE 2 Mission Rock SF by Emas de la Cruz My Husband, My Roommate EPISODE 2 Mission Rock SF by Emas de la Cruz Aug. 20, 2014 $3.99 54553 words Sample 15%
Mission Rock is Episode 2 of the new series of Digital Romance/Distance Loving stories of My Husband, My Roommate. Katina and her conservative law enforcement husband struggle with her and his perception of what technology offers their unstable sexuality and intimacy. The story is an extension of Episode 1, Carefront, and takes place in the newly developing urban hub of Mission Bay San Francisco.
Dominant Men & Submissive Women: The Collection: Volume One (BDSM) by Misty Meadows Dominant Men & Submissive Women: The Collection: Volume One (BDSM) by Misty Meadows Aug. 20, 2014 $6.99 23034 words Sample 20%
This collection of erotic stories features men who like to dominate and women who like to submit. These women will do anything to keep their men happy, no matter how degrading or humiliating it might seem to outsiders.