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Saladin The Wonder Horse by Koos Verkaik Saladin The Wonder Horse by Koos Verkaik June 02, 2015 $2.59 33873 words Sample 10%
Angie, a young orphan girl who lives in the stables, looks after the horses of Lord Patrick Baltimore. When Prince John's army is about to seize all of the Baltimore horses as a tribute, Angie runs away with one very special colt named Silver. Soon she and Silver are befriended by a splendid black stallion named Saladin. No one knows his story, but all who meet him, agree he is a wonder horse
Emotional Vampires: The Basics by The Blokehead Emotional Vampires: The Basics by The Blokehead June 02, 2015 Free! 6771 words Read a sample
The main reason why emotional vampires are aggravating the way they are is because they haven’t matured just like everybody else. As we grow up, we learn how to get along with each other in mutually beneficial ways. We realize that other people are the same as we are, with their own needs and interests, and it’s wrong to impose our own agendas to them if they won’t get anything out of it.
The Book of Witches by Margaret Fisher The Book of Witches by Margaret Fisher June 02, 2015 $1.50 120312 words Sample 20%
Megan Conroy thinks she has problems; she’s struggling to pass math and with only one year of high school left she still has no idea what she wants to do with her life. She certainly never thought she’d become a witch. A near miss from a speeding car triggers an inexplicable rush of power within her, leading to strange, recurring dreams and encounters with even stranger creatures.
Dirty Little Dilemma by Lilac Moon Books Dirty Little Dilemma by Lilac Moon Books June 02, 2015 $2.99 35624 words Sample 20%
A hated mask A troubled couple A New Year's Eve Party A man and woman trying to save their relationship, one courageous step, one vulnerable admission, one negotiated compromise, all the way to happiness--or heartbreak.
Creative Confidence: The Basics by The Blokehead Creative Confidence: The Basics by The Blokehead June 02, 2015 Free! 6268 words Read a sample
The most important thing that you need to remember is that you have creative ability. You simply need to develop your creative confidence so that you can recognize that ability when necessary. You may have an interest in artistic endeavors, yet you have never really pursued them to the fullest extent possible.
Wasteland by Ann Bakshis Wasteland by Ann Bakshis June 02, 2015 $2.99 99928 words Sample 20%
Meg has spent the last twelve years of her life living in the Wasteland with a man who is not her father, but her protector. She was engineered to protect the country of Sirain from its enemies then hidden away from the very cities that sacrificed many of its own people to design her.
Coffee, Cupcakes & Murder: The Beginning by William Jarvis Coffee, Cupcakes & Murder: The Beginning by William Jarvis June 02, 2015 Free! 5143 words Read a sample
The Sky Valley Mysteries Book 1: Coffee, Cupcakes, and Murder is a novel that will get you hooked. From finding out who killed Annabeth to knowing her secrets and the secrets of the people around her, join Emmy in this spine-tingling adventure of all sorts and realize that people, good or bad, have their own stories. Read Coffee, Cupcakes, and Murder now!
Compulsive (Liar, Book 1) by Lia Fairchild Compulsive (Liar, Book 1) by Lia Fairchild June 02, 2015 $3.99 76599 words Sample 20%
Compulsive is a unique story of forbidden attraction amidst the struggles of a young woman climbing her way out of despair.
10 Day Green Smoothie Cleanse : The Basics To Paleo Smoothie Recipes by The Blokehead 10 Day Green Smoothie Cleanse : The Basics To Paleo Smoothie Recipes by The Blokehead June 02, 2015 Free! 3000 words Read a sample
Many people choose to use smoothies as a replacement for traditional meals because they are packed with nutrients and they are low in fat. A green smoothie is capable of providing a person with enough nutrients to give him far more than what is considered the minimum amount of daily vitamins and as a result, it can provide enough energy to get a person through all of the demands of the day.
Kidnapped to Freedom by Jude Knight Kidnapped to Freedom by Jude Knight June 02, 2015 Free! 5152 words Sample 20%
Phoebe is stolen away from her plantation by a handsome masked pirate.
Legacy by Don Hayward Legacy by Don Hayward June 02, 2015 Free! 7611 words Read a sample
Legacy is based on a scenario in my major novel, After the Last Day. It is the story of the people who were left to guard nuclear waste buried in an abandoned mine near Sudbury Ontario. One thousand years later, when the knowledge of the purpose of the mine has been lost and the containment is failing, one person discovers the danger and vainly tries to warn his fellow villagers.
The Salvation of ALISON CHO by alexandra lee The Salvation of ALISON CHO by alexandra lee June 02, 2015 $1.99 21689 words Sample 20%
Alison Cho explores her dominant side as she joins the Consortium and subjects a variety of abducted women to her enthusiastic and creatively sensual attention. She introduces the anonymous pleasures of the gloryhole to a Viennese opera singer, enjoys a naughty naked sushi dinner with her lovely assistant Sierra Caine and revisits her old friend from London, Mistress Claire.
The Seduction of ALISON CHO by alexandra lee The Seduction of ALISON CHO by alexandra lee June 02, 2015 $1.99 22718 words Sample 20%
Kinomoto Kenji, the Yakuza boss from Alison's erotic encounter in Tokyo, indulges in his growing sexual obsession of Alison Cho during her romantic Hawaiian vacation. Alison is introduced to the exquisite and submissive art of a Japanese rope master, a tantric yoga lesson that stretches her body beyond her limits, and encounters her old friend Mistress Claire in a punishing polo pony stable.
Just in Case by Elizabeth Marx Just in Case by Elizabeth Marx June 02, 2015 $2.99 120448 words Sample 15%
He’s been waiting for her all these years… She’s never thought she was good enough for him… What happens when your secrets are revealed to the world? You better hold on tight to the one person you think you can trust… Just in case.
The Kiss of Life by Char Sharp The Kiss of Life by Char Sharp June 02, 2015 $3.99 107864 words
A contemporary love after loss novel, brimming with danger, excitement, and dazzling romance. The terrorist murdered the love of her life, and now they’re after her. With timely issues taken from the news, add in her fearless rescuer and protector—the sexy, wealthy senator—mixed with a beautiful love story, and you have a steamy page turner that will make you sob, swoon, fear, worry, and laugh.
Lunch Hour by G.M. Reinfeldt Lunch Hour by G.M. Reinfeldt June 02, 2015 $0.99 6776 words Sample 20%
Lunch Hour is a fun and occasionally terrifying collection of flash fiction shorts. With a variety of choices, there is a little something for everyone. This volume contains; Crazy Thoughts, Framed by the Cat, The Card, A Breath Away, Rainy Day in Purgatory, Scotophobia, Empty Seat, The Jump Off, Flames of Passion, Weapon of Choice. Each tale is a quick read that will leave you hungry for more.
Identification Credentials: Mandatory or Voluntary? by Steven D. Miller Identification Credentials: Mandatory or Voluntary? by Steven D. Miller June 02, 2015 You set the price! 30410 words Sample 20%
This book is for those who want to recognize the final world government’s brutal domination of humanity. The U.S. Supreme Court says identification credentials are “abhorrent in the United States.” Americans no longer have any of the traditional “rights of all mankind”. Humanity’s millennia old struggle against oppression is near an end. Your ID is proof that you waived most of your rights.
The Body Double--The White Springs Collection by Harris Channing The Body Double--The White Springs Collection by Harris Channing June 02, 2015 $0.99 16947 words Sample 20%
At eighteen Delilah James found her soulmate in Robby Graham, but her ambitions took her from him. Coming home to White Springs, Tennessee after a five year stint as a body double in Hollywood can really break a girl down. Will she be able to fight her unfulfilled dreams of stardom and reconnect with an incomparable love?
Never Back Down: Book one in the Fight for Life series by Etheena Sanders Never Back Down: Book one in the Fight for Life series by Etheena Sanders June 02, 2015 $4.99 84765 words Sample 20%
Matthew takes one look at Marilyn and falls head-over-heels in love. Marilyn does her best to stay far away from Matthew, but life interferes. When Marilyn turns to Matthew in a time of desperate need, he grabs the chance to prove life is not always hard and she can trust in him. When someone from Marilyn's past shows up hell bent on revenge, they must learn, sometimes you can never back down.
The White Album by Chris Snape The White Album by Chris Snape June 02, 2015 $1.99 43419 words Sample 20%
Australia, 1975. The Maskells are struggling to build a new life. It is a time of dramatic change for Keith, whose fumbling attempts to forge a relationship with Jenny, a girl at his school, is coloured by the slow freezing of his parents’ marriage. At a party Keith meets Marina. Both sensual and assertive, she takes a liking to Keith, refusing to take no for an answer.
Sensuous One by Denise N. Fyffe Sensuous One by Denise N. Fyffe June 02, 2015 $2.99 4918 words Sample 10%
Human emotion is no more intoxicating than when people operate in attraction, infatuation or lust. This book is a representation of sensual poetic expressions lines and verses about romance, love and infatuation.
Finding Comfort in Whole Foods by Hannah Thiel Finding Comfort in Whole Foods by Hannah Thiel June 02, 2015 $31.99 16028 words Sample 20%
Let real ingredients tantalize your senses as you embark on a truly exquisite culinary voyage. This cookbook bridges the comfort food we know and love with healthy and whole foods at your own pace. And while you try new recipes with real ingredients, for every copy sold, proceeds from this cookbook go to local farmers who will donate a week's worth of fresh fruits/vegetables to a family in need.
Flavors of Love: Sweet Love by CS Patra Flavors of Love: Sweet Love by CS Patra June 02, 2015 $0.99 52630 words Sample 20%
After a tragedy, a billionaire makes a deal with a demon; she promises to help him get revenge if he can show her love. Along the way, they try to fix the problems blocking them. (For those 18+ because of adult content)
When God & Science Meet: Surprising Discoveries of Agreement by National Association of Evangelicals When God & Science Meet: Surprising Discoveries of Agreement by National Association of Evangelicals June 02, 2015 $0.99 14283 words Sample 20%
Essays from leading evangelicals and scientists working to build understanding between faith and science
Draw a Cartoon by A Kh'an Draw a Cartoon by A Kh'an June 02, 2015 Free! 715 words Read a sample
This drawing book will give people to unique opportunity to exercise their freedom of speech and to draw their interpretation of people and other mentioned in this drawing book. Drawers are advised to keep within guideline of morality, decency and not to be harmful to anyone. Some in this book are political and some advocate of freedom of speech - self critic is a good thing
Descendo by Caralyn Knight Descendo by Caralyn Knight June 02, 2015 $2.99 5651 words Sample 20%
Jen vive no 16B e toda manhã, ela pega o elevador com Derek, do 14C. Eles são amigos – algo do tipo – mas o potencial para algo mais está sempre no elevador com eles. Derek não acha que uma mulher como Jen iria querer sair com um cara como ele. Mas Jen está cansada de esperar que Derek se mova. Então, ela tomou a situação em suas mãos – literalmente.
The Synja Tales by Claire Kellar The Synja Tales by Claire Kellar June 02, 2015 $3.99 96522 words Sample 20%
Pepper loves a good time, wanting no more than a cold beer and a warm beach. Too bad she’s destined for the chill of evil’s embrace. A fairytale hero waiting to happen, Pepper can’t deal as the lies built around her come crashing down. Magic has no regard and neither does the King. Sucked in fast and hard, Pepper is consumed by the dark. Can she fight her way free or will she just forget it all?
Sange Prizonier: Seventh Street Slayers by Shelly Marie Karg Sange Prizonier: Seventh Street Slayers by Shelly Marie Karg June 02, 2015 $1.99 77026 words Sample 20%
Seventh Street Slayers: Sange Prizonier features the Slayer Vampire, Spencer, and his new found Human Mate, Karen. He rescues her from the grips of evil after the Portsmouth Coal Facility raid. The story evolves around Karen's attempts to adjust to life as a Vampire's Mate after the abusive trauma she has faced on several occasions at the hands of the evil side of the Supernatural World.
The Return (The Return, Book 1) by S B Hadley Wilson The Return (The Return, Book 1) by S B Hadley Wilson June 02, 2015 Free! 3375 words Read a sample
Sam Colby is looking forward to his college reunion in San Francisco and staying with Brian Jacobson, his college crush and roommate. But when Sam comes together with Jacob Jacobson, Brian’s stunning younger brother, he is shocked by how closely they resemble one another and he finds himself immediately questioning his friendship with Brian, ambushed by feelings of nostalgia–and unrequited love.
Recount Jamaica by Denise N. Fyffe Recount Jamaica by Denise N. Fyffe June 02, 2015 $2.99 6788 words Sample 10%
Recount Jamaica is an ode to my island home, a review of experiences in years past. These experiences are encapsulated in poetic verse and I am thankful that I lived to tell the good, the bad and the beautiful.
The Cinderella Princess by Melissa McClone The Cinderella Princess by Melissa McClone June 02, 2015 Free! 41033 words Read a sample
Luc’s fun-loving ways have made him a magnet for scandal. His father gives Luc an ultimatum—find a wife on a reality TV show or be disowned. Rules require him to marry nobility, but after he meets the uptight American sent to find him find a princess bride, his search for Cinderella might be over. Too bad Emily wants nothing to do with him. Perhaps he can show her that fairytale endings can happen
Love Your Bacon & Investing Too! by Greer Alexis Bacon Love Your Bacon & Investing Too! by Greer Alexis Bacon June 02, 2015 Free! 598 words Read a sample
Are you completely lost when it comes to stock investing? Do You Love Bacon ? Who Doesn't. Well Many Don't Like Investing. I wrote this book to change your mind.
Old Balmain House Book Series by Graham Wilson Old Balmain House Book Series by Graham Wilson June 02, 2015 Free! 180878 words Read a sample
Two courageous Sydney families sit at the centre of this story. Linking them is a small girl Sophie who vanished 100 years ago. It is a story of people's ordinary lives, how they are touched and shaped by tragedy and yet rise above adversity. Mostly set around the beautiful inner city suburb of Balmain and an old house there, parts of the story traverse the remote Australian outback
She Has a Secret: A Sizzling Steampunk Story by Kaysee Renee Robichaud She Has a Secret: A Sizzling Steampunk Story by Kaysee Renee Robichaud June 02, 2015 $2.99 10720 words Sample 20%
In a city like Dulsatora, starving artists, desperate rogues, decadent nobles and steampunk marvels walk the greasy streets. Parvati Nallum is about to embark on a sexy, suspenseful adventure. Amidst the steaming engines far below a theatrical stage waits a dangerous secret, a scandalous portrait of a noble woman. For some, a secret worth killing to hide; for others it is a call for release.
Messages to the Deaf by Denise N. Fyffe Messages to the Deaf by Denise N. Fyffe June 02, 2015 $2.99 3868 words Sample 20%
Many times we turn a blind eye or a deaf ear; ignore the messages and evidence right in front of us. We ask why, ignoring the signs; then act out in surprise or disbelief when we are presented with the immoral aspects of life and human fallacy. It’s time to free our mind and use our senses.
Mom's Birthday Request (Mom's Hot, Why Not? Series) by Laura Lovecraft Mom's Birthday Request (Mom's Hot, Why Not? Series) by Laura Lovecraft June 02, 2015 $1.99 8142 words Sample 20%
Jimmy feels bad for his mom, today is her birthday and she has no one to spend it with. Jimmy wants to celebrate with her and asks what she wants. Mom tells him there is one thing, but its not something he can buy, its something he can do. When Jimmy arrives he finds out what she wants is as much a gift for him as it is for her because mom plans on blowing out more than candles tonight!
Running Out Of Rain by Lori H. Leger Running Out Of Rain by Lori H. Leger June 02, 2015 $3.99 80441 words Sample 15%
Eventually, all storms break for a little sunshine. "Running Out Of Rain" is a heart-warming, romantic, and sometimes humorous contemporary story that proves a relationship between two mature adults doesn’t have to exclude romance . . . or searing passion . . . or the heart-thumping excitement of new love.
I'm yours (Blake Family Book 1) by Erin Randall I'm yours (Blake Family Book 1) by Erin Randall June 02, 2015 Free! 38604 words Read a sample
Ian's been chasing after Kara for years. She's been turning him down just as long. If he'd only known he just needed to get her alone while running from a few Romanian criminals, he might have tried it years ago.
Cougars by George Boxlicker Cougars by George Boxlicker June 02, 2015 $2.99 60680 words Sample 5%
For those who enjoy erotic tales written by a master of the art, here are eleven stories of mature women, straight or lesbian, who know what they want and go after it. In every one of these stories, the prey has as much fun as the cougar does and, at the end of the story, he or she is sexually satisfied and is usually looking forward to more and even hotter carnal sessions with the huntress.
The Black God (#2, Damian Eternal Series) by Lizzy Ford The Black God (#2, Damian Eternal Series) by Lizzy Ford June 02, 2015 $1.99 94094 words Sample 20%
Jonny Rodriquez ascended to his position as the Black God mere days after learning he was a Natural, a human with supernatural abilities. He gave up all thoughts of a normal life to lead the ongoing struggle between the vampires he commands and the Guardians – the immortals charged with protecting humans. Six grueling years later, he’s managed to reconcile who he is but faces new challenges.
Greens and Greys by Rosalie Sugrue Greens and Greys by Rosalie Sugrue June 02, 2015 $4.99 80301 words Sample 20%
Journey with Molly Sinclair through her 1950s childhood on the West Coast, her move to Christchurch for teacher training, drama-filled OE in the UK and Europe, and as she returns to New Zealand in the mid-1960s. This engaging coming-of-age tale sweeps us along as she meets unexpected joys and overcomes life’s setbacks.
Sisters Gone Wild: Stranded by Kelly Haven Sisters Gone Wild: Stranded by Kelly Haven June 02, 2015 $0.99 7656 words
When a promising night of fun at her boyfriend's house is cut short by a flat tire, eighteen-year-old Hannah finds herself stranded on the side of the road with her big brother, Steve. Desperate and horny, she'll do anything to satisfy her extreme craving for sex, even if it means getting wild with the one person who's supposed to be off limits!
Grandma's Wings Search for our Family's Birth Grandmother by Dorey Previne Grandma's Wings Search for our Family's Birth Grandmother by Dorey Previne June 02, 2015 $4.99 104327 words
The search for my father’s birth parents led my family and me on a great adventure that included frustration, sadness, joy, and some exciting treks to America’s heartland. Most of all, this journey led me to a deeper understanding of my family’s relationships, and a level of forgiveness that I would never have dreamed possible. Our family’s greatest mystery was solved
The Pronoun case by Yacub Saafir The Pronoun case by Yacub Saafir June 02, 2015 $0.99 250 words
The pronoun case show what the pronouns are doing and how. The subjective case, the possessive case and the objective case all do different things with in the communication process.
Beyond the Laurel Patch by Robert Preston Beyond the Laurel Patch by Robert Preston June 02, 2015 $0.99 89715 words Sample 20%
People are going missing in Yellowstone, park rangers are finding and getting rid of bodies, and there is a serial killer in Yosemite National. The witty-cagey L.A. private investigator Luke Gilroy and his Tasker Team weave through the many anomalies and paranormal activity that soon haunts them, and two of the greatest parks in the world
Instinct by Ike Hamill Instinct by Ike Hamill June 02, 2015 $2.99 139000 words Sample 20%
Surviving the end of the world wasn’t enough. Driving away an alien invasion wasn’t enough. Faced with certain death, Robby’s group is on the move once more. They’re headed west, hoping to find other people who have escaped the apocalypse. To live, they’ll have to uncover ancient memories. They’ll have to use every Instinct.
Mother of Montsegur by Gaye Wilson-Smart Mother of Montsegur by Gaye Wilson-Smart June 02, 2015 $2.99 67133 words Sample 10%
A Cathar secret treasure, a sacred bloodline saved and an escape from the flames of Montsegur Centuries spanned, reincarnations explored and Mary Magdalene`s truth appear through Goddess Portals at both Avebury and Montsegur. Love, forgiveness and belief are lessons which have to be learned to release an ancient karmic debt and for the sacred ancient wisdom to finally be revealed.
Stories For My Lover: Romantic, Erotic Stories For Women To Enjoy by Rory Richards Stories For My Lover: Romantic, Erotic Stories For Women To Enjoy by Rory Richards June 02, 2015 $2.99 29226 words Sample 20%
A collection of 20 romantic, erotic stories written in a style that is respectful of women while promising to arouse your passion.
Mabel the Mafioso Dwarf by Sherry Peters Mabel the Mafioso Dwarf by Sherry Peters June 02, 2015 $4.99 75946 words Sample 30%
New family, new friends, a run in with the mafia . . . and Mabel thought dating was hard!
Hand of Fatima by Myrna Sokoloff Hand of Fatima by Myrna Sokoloff June 02, 2015 $2.99 66732 words Sample 20%
Holly's Navy SEAL husband was dead. The mission was classified. She didn't know how Jake died. Holly was a strategic defense analyst but in her grief she stopped asking questions. Alex, a SEAL wounded in same raid asks her help to find the truth. They uncover a White House cover-up and a bigger secret that will put the country in danger. This time they beat them at their own game,with a game