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The Quest by Robert Bucci The Quest by Robert Bucci Oct. 01, 2014 $2.99 30097 words Sample 20%
A prince journeys to find a princess living far, far away. On his quest he befriends three extraordinary brothers who help him overcome three challenges. Yet, one final challenge remains, one the prince will have to face alone. Can he win the final battle and set the princess free, or lose his life?
Diable Terre by Joe Zito Diable Terre by Joe Zito Oct. 01, 2014 Free! 4855 words Read a sample
Set in the dust bowl era of 1935, fifteen year old Mary is trapped in a living hell at the mercy of her deranged aunt Charlotte.
Tha Magic Carnival by Mtain Dubois Tha Magic Carnival by Mtain Dubois Oct. 01, 2014 $1.15 29897 words
Life had always been hard for Andre and Sheila, as orphans they had landed in one of the worse homes for kids. They had believed that they would have their spirit broken along with their bodies by the cruel headmaster and his staff before anyone ever found them but little did they know that when things are at their worst the light shines at the end of the tunnel.
Peace of Evon by Dorothy Tinker Peace of Evon by Dorothy Tinker Oct. 01, 2014 $2.99 108411 words Sample 20%
Two centuries after Peace disappeared into the Cycle of Incarnation, a young noblewoman takes on the persona of a peasant-born boy to seek peace for her country. By the age of 16, that persona has become known as a rebel leader among the nobles and an icon to the people. What happens, though, when an unexpected encounter with the country's young king threatens the secrets she's kept for so long?
Long Lost Love by Lanny Grant Long Lost Love by Lanny Grant Oct. 01, 2014 $2.99 19713 words Sample 20%
Brock Daugherty, one of the top public relations specialists in Miami, has grown tired of the glitz and glamour of his lifestyle. On a business trip to Italy, he meets Domenica Bernosconi, a beautiful Italian businesswoman. They spend a week together, falling in love, before Brock has to fly home. After losing touch, Brock flies to Italy on the one year anniversary of their meeting to find her.
Prelude of Sorrow by Pedes Cardinalis Prelude of Sorrow by Pedes Cardinalis Oct. 01, 2014 $8.00 125297 words Sample 10%
An order of Slayers was raised up to combat the threat of mutants which were brought into being by the ambition of man. This is the story of the final generation of Slayers, and the role they played in Earth's last days.
Composition Project: Writing a Hero-of-Human-Rights Essay by David Bruce Composition Project: Writing a Hero-of-Human-Rights Essay by David Bruce Oct. 01, 2014 Free! 48573 words Read a sample
This free download describes a composition assignment that I have used successfully during my years of teaching at Ohio University.
Adolph Hitler's Sex Dungeons by James Creamwood Adolph Hitler's Sex Dungeons by James Creamwood Oct. 01, 2014 $2.99 77428 words Sample 20%
Adolph Hitler takes advantage of his position as the leader of Nazi Germany to provide feminine entertainment for himself and his friends in his sex dungeon. He invites Italian dictator Benito Mussolini and together they enjoy some Asian girls sent by the Japanese in a mutually beneficial sex swap agreement. Adult 18+
In Isolation We Are All Parasites by Pastoria Levior In Isolation We Are All Parasites by Pastoria Levior Oct. 01, 2014 Free! 9984 words Read a sample
There is a story that floats around Norway, passing from ear to ear - of a man, an old musician, who lives alone on the isle of Spitsbergen, Svalbard, maintaining the largest Global Seed Vault on Earth. Forlorn with the death of his wife, he spends his days obsessing over the Seedbank, wasting away until bitter death greets. But death does not have to be bitter.
Collide:  A Riverbend Novel by saradan85 Collide: A Riverbend Novel by saradan85 Oct. 01, 2014 Free! 38162 words Read a sample
Reese Johnson lost her mother when she was a child. She was pulled from Riverbend Elementary and home-schooled from then on. Mayor Johnson had to protect her and in order to protect her, he had to hide her from the world. She wasn’t allowed to leave the house. Ever. But when her father goes missing, she’s thrown into a foster home and into Riverbend High.
Emmanuel (part 1) by Ken Chant Emmanuel (part 1) by Ken Chant Oct. 01, 2014 $5.99 61141 words Sample 15%
This is the first part of a two part series on "Christology" - or the study of Christ. The subject is presented in two parts, a study of Jesus as a man, which is this study, and a study of Jesus as God, and for no other reason than an attempt to make this study a little easier to grasp...
An Unsolvable Problem by Jaime Buckley An Unsolvable Problem by Jaime Buckley Oct. 01, 2014 $0.99 5993 words Sample 20%
Jaime Buckley, author of "Chronicles of a Hero", brings the Wanted Hero world to life once more. If you've ever wondered about the origin of Dax...you won't want to miss this story.
When I Grow Up..... by Jillian Dzieciol When I Grow Up..... by Jillian Dzieciol Oct. 01, 2014 $0.99 228 words Sample 20%
Hi, this is Cuddles here. I am a 3 year old girl baby doll and oh boy have I got stories to tell you. This is the first book in my own sequel series to the "Cuddles and Peppy" series also written by Jillian Dzieciol. Have you ever thought about what you may want to be when you grow up? I always do, and this is a book about me and the things that I may want to be when I grow up. *There is a bonus.
Autumn's Ravage by Phil Armstrong Autumn's Ravage by Phil Armstrong Oct. 01, 2014 Free! 63115 words Sample 20%
A troubled boy and a wise old man team up to experience mystical adventures powered by an ancient artifact. A fast paced novel that moves through different realms and basks in the eternal fight between good and evil. This is the first book in The Dream Cane Series, a novel that will leave you wanting more.
Please Don't Tell Our Wives: Part 1: by Sam Summers Please Don't Tell Our Wives: Part 1: by Sam Summers Oct. 01, 2014 $0.99 5330 words Sample 20%
"Please Don't Tell Our Wives" is the story of a group of young husbands who decide that something is missing in their lives. Whether they are hen-pecked by their wives or just trapped in a job they hate, they men decide to fight back and take matters into their own hands . . .
Hanging Day by Cora Buhlert Hanging Day by Cora Buhlert Oct. 01, 2014 $0.99 6696 words Sample 20%
London, 1751: It's hanging day at Tyburn and six men and three women are about to meet their end on the gallows. Come to see them hang is also Jack Blackstone, better known as Blackjack the highwayman. But Jack has not come to Tyburn merely to gawk at a public execution. For today Eliza Colson, Jack's beloved, will be hanged for a crime she did not commit. Jack will save her or die trying.
Mind Switch - AN EXPERIENCE IN CHANGE by Andrew Head Mind Switch - AN EXPERIENCE IN CHANGE by Andrew Head Oct. 01, 2014 $4.99 45635 words Sample 5%
A guide to self-hypnosis by Brian Head
Men Are Chattel by Jessica Nicole Men Are Chattel by Jessica Nicole Oct. 01, 2014 $4.99 29340 words Sample 20%
Dawn's husband is jealous. She's been so successful at work, only now his masculine pride can't handle it. After she quits, she decides to do something about his sulky, immature behavior. She decides to move him to a special city: Terra Isla. In this community, men are property. Slaves. Chattel. Here, they don't have any rights. They are equipped with shock collars and punished for bad behavior.
This Little Piggy - 10 Twisted BDSM Fairytales by LucyStruggles This Little Piggy - 10 Twisted BDSM Fairytales by LucyStruggles Oct. 01, 2014 $2.99 22008 words Sample 20%
Kink is the new black and everyone these days seems to be searching into shades of things they never knew existed. Here is a book of BDSM fairy tales for adults, a bedside read you will go back to time and again. Male or female, if your fantasies run towards S and M, this is a book you won't want to miss.
Stories from Arisa by Davis Ashura Stories from Arisa by Davis Ashura Oct. 01, 2014 $0.99 23532 words Sample 20%
Arisa: a world of loss and hardship; of legend and wonder; the world of A Warrior's Path. Return there now with Stories from Arisa, a short story collection featuring four wonderful new fables from that mythic place; each one a polished gem; together, an assemblage spanning the realms of hope, humor, tragedy, loss, and love.
Loving My Cat by Karen Ward Loving My Cat by Karen Ward Oct. 01, 2014 $2.99 65749 words Sample 20%
Physically and emotionally scarred by illness, Dr. Catherine Mills vows to never let a man close enough to hurt her, but unforeseen circumstances crack the wall around her heart. Steve fears the secrets in his past will prevent him from finding happiness. Will Catherine take a chance on love with him? Will the secrets in Steve’s past destroy their relationship before it begins to grow?
Insanity Tales by Stacey Longo Insanity Tales by Stacey Longo Oct. 01, 2014 $2.99 42078 words Sample 20%
An anthology of eight dark and scary short stories and one novella from New England authors David Daniel, Stacey Longo, Dale T. Phillips, Vlad V., and Ursula Wong. Here you will find twisted psyches, peculiar people, and demons of the mind and spirit. Come in, enjoy the trip, but step carefully, and watch the shadows, for you may never be the same again.
Notes from the Buffer Zone by Kristine Kathryn Rusch Notes from the Buffer Zone by Kristine Kathryn Rusch Oct. 01, 2014 $0.99 2531 words Sample 20%
Mrs. Carpenter considers Tracy a lost cause, one of those students who cares little about school and even less about completing her writing assignments. Until the day Tracy offers her teacher a glimpse into the creative soul that lies beneath the teenage exterior. And that glimpse will change everything Tracy’s teacher knows about her student, and herself.
Red, White & Screwed by Holly Bush Red, White & Screwed by Holly Bush Oct. 01, 2014 $3.99 85694 words Sample 10%
Between the pressure of rapidly declining job security, refereeing two teenagers, caring for aging parents, and spending hours on her therapist’s couch trying to get past her ex’s crushing betrayal, Glenda Nelson finds love and makes the long trek back to happy.
Story of a Terrible Drawer by Marcia Capellan Story of a Terrible Drawer by Marcia Capellan Oct. 01, 2014 $2.99 2296 words Sample 10%
This eBook tells the short stories of how a really bad artist learned how to draw more than just stick figures and what factors sparked her passion for art. It will motivate and encourage you to not be afraid to express yourself.
Imbalance by P. A. Wilson Imbalance by P. A. Wilson Oct. 01, 2014 $2.99 63030 words Sample 10%
A prophecy, a dark secret, and a missing apprentice. Quinn only wants a quiet life, but fate is conspiring against him. Now the prophecy is coming whether they are ready or not. Lionel is still trapped, and an arrogant stranger holds the answers. Quinn can see again, but he is as much in the dark as before. Can he save the world without destroying everything?
Turning Paige by Salem Thorne Turning Paige by Salem Thorne Oct. 01, 2014 $0.99 5770 words Sample 25%
My neighbors recently pulled his step-daughter from college and forced her to study from home, in rebellion she turned to me. Now I can't but help to try and hold onto her as long as I'm able and make her mine as I begin to try to rid myself of Ned as he's been attempting to get rid of me.
7 Apparitions (Book Three in The 7 Novellas Series) by Gare Allen 7 Apparitions (Book Three in The 7 Novellas Series) by Gare Allen Oct. 01, 2014 $0.99 13249 words Sample 10%
I deeply enjoyed this book. So far, my favorite in the series. Right from the start it hooked me with action and never let go. Gare does a wonderful job weaving in his past two stories throughout this novella. The ending is splendid and terrifying, leaving me pleasantly surprised. It was also a delight to see the growth in Ashley and the development with her relationship to Greer.
A Friend Request by Cheryl Gillmore A Friend Request by Cheryl Gillmore Oct. 01, 2014 $6.99 126180 words Sample 20%
Anyone who’s ever wondered about rekindling a romance with their first love, will connect with A Friend Request. Gillmore’s attention to detail and visceral understanding of her characters make you feel like you’re eavesdropping on Jake and Rose’s online exploration of their relationship. Despite the passage of years and inevitable life changes, they work to heal and forge a new fairytale ending.
Shattered by Eric Stringer Shattered by Eric Stringer Oct. 01, 2014 $0.99 2349 words Sample 20%
In this terse short story by Eric Stringer, a woman plunges through a window on the 134th floor into a mob nightmare. Come along!
7 Regressions (Book Two in The 7 Novellas Series) by Gare Allen 7 Regressions (Book Two in The 7 Novellas Series) by Gare Allen Oct. 01, 2014 $0.99 12409 words Sample 10%
7 Regressions, Book Two in The 7 Novellas Series, picks up three months after the ending of 7 Sessions. Greer visits Beverly, a regression expert, and uncovers startling realizations about his past that affect his still forming relationship with Ashley. His buddy, Sean, reveals his childhood ghost story explaining his aversion to the Ouija Board.
Pocken – A Brazos Steele Adventure by Chris Pinney Pocken – A Brazos Steele Adventure by Chris Pinney Oct. 01, 2014 $5.99 90845 words Sample 20%
Dr. Brazos Steele is back in his most daring adventure yet! In this thriller from author Chris Pinney, Steele faces-off with a Mexican crime syndicate and an unlikely Islamic extremist who will stop at nothing to unleash his hellish scourge on America. Packed full of startling historical revelations, unexpected plot twists, and spine-tingling action, Pocken is a thrill ride from start to finis
Charming the Duke by Holly Bush Charming the Duke by Holly Bush Oct. 01, 2014 $3.99 61448 words Sample 10%
1849 Matilda Sheldon has never been interested in the fashionable society events that so preoccupy her parents and siblings. The Duke of Thornsby received his title on the death of his father, but discovers the inheritance is to be gifted elsewhere if he does not marry before his thirtieth birthday. Can a worldly Duke convince a sensible girl to accept his court?
A Warrior's Path - Volume One of The Castes and the OutCastes by Davis Ashura A Warrior's Path - Volume One of The Castes and the OutCastes by Davis Ashura Oct. 01, 2014 $5.49 165260 words Sample 20%
Two millennia ago She thundered into the skies of Arisa: Suwraith, a demon bent on Humanity’s extinction. Into this world is born Rukh Shektan, a peerless young warrior from a Caste of warriors. He is well-versed in the keen language of swords but all his courage and skills may not save him if can't overcome a lifetime of dogma. Humanity hangs on the balance of his choices.
Train Station Bride by Holly Bush Train Station Bride by Holly Bush Oct. 01, 2014 $3.99 59910 words Sample 10%
Train Station Bride - 1887 Julia Crawford corresponds with an aging shopkeeper and travels to South Dakota to marry him, hoping to escape the ridicule she endures as the plump, silly daughter of one of Boston’s premiere families. What happens when the train station groom is not who Julia bargained for?
7 Sessions (Book One in The 7 Novellas Series) by Gare Allen 7 Sessions (Book One in The 7 Novellas Series) by Gare Allen Oct. 01, 2014 $0.99 9682 words Sample 10%
Greer has tapped into a past life. His sessions reveal Julia, a previous love. Struggling to make sense of the memories his buddy, Sean helps him work through the metaphysical experience. The parallel of past and present events is undeniable as the story unfolds.
Forces of History:  Myth, Liberty and Freedom in European History. by Jeremy Slate Forces of History: Myth, Liberty and Freedom in European History. by Jeremy Slate Oct. 01, 2014 $5.99 49881 words Sample 20%
Forces of History traces liberty through events in European history including: Rome, Greece, Middle Ages and even the Irish fight for freedom. It is a collection of essays that show how the same story of liberty has risen to the top throughout the ages.
Covert Affairs by Mari Carr Covert Affairs by Mari Carr Oct. 01, 2014 $2.99 50006 words Sample 20%
Gang members are taking over the halls of Lowell High and teacher Kelly is forced to host easily the most insufferable, most arrogant, most arousing man she's ever met —Lt. McNally. When Kelly lands on the gang's radar, the intensity of the mission explodes. Sparks fly in and out of the bedroom, but if Kelly and Mac want to make the school safe, it's critical they hide their covert affair.
Soul Redemption (Soul Series Book 2) by Miranda Shanklin Soul Redemption (Soul Series Book 2) by Miranda Shanklin Oct. 01, 2014 $3.99 82988 words Sample 20%
Annisa and her friends have triumphed over the most feared assassin in their world. They thought maybe they would now be left alone to live their lives in peace. With the arrival of two new students and the return of an old enemy claiming to help them, they have to make a decision that will change all of their lives.
The Crash Of Northwest Orient Airlines Flight 2501 Into Lake Michigan by Robert Grey Reynolds, Jr The Crash Of Northwest Orient Airlines Flight 2501 Into Lake Michigan by Robert Grey Reynolds, Jr Oct. 01, 2014 $4.50 5137 words Sample 5%
My ebook considers the possible causes Flight 2501's crash. Was it lightning? Readers can judge for themselves. An eyewitness claimed she saw the Northwest DC-4 flying into a severe thunderstorm above Lake Michigan. The air disaster was the worst in U.S. history. It also prompted the most widespread search in the history of the U.S. The DC-4 was soon to be replaced by the Boeing Stratocruiser.
Out of the Darkness: Taken by the Panther #1 by V. M. Black Out of the Darkness: Taken by the Panther #1 by V. M. Black Oct. 01, 2014 $0.99 28745 words Sample 20%
One day, the panther took over Curvy Tara’s mind and transformed her body. Former SEAL and panther shifter Chay isn’t prepared for what he finds when he rescues her from a military installation.
My New Job by Elodie Short My New Job by Elodie Short Oct. 01, 2014 $0.99 6520 words Sample 20%
Sally's accident leaves her bound to the sofa, and with Melanie not having found herself a job yet, she offers to look after her best friend during the day. But it starts taking its toll on Melanie, and slowly she starts feeling down about not making any money. Then Mike comes to the rescue, and offers Melanie something that could potentially change everything for her. For 18+ audiences.
Merry Gatormas by Spencer Dean Merry Gatormas by Spencer Dean Oct. 01, 2014 $4.99 2305 words Sample 20%
It's almost Christmas, and while a girl may think she's going to be celebrating Christmas, she gets washed up in the sewer instead to find herself celebrating "Gatormas" with a bunch of gators. Will she get out unharmed? Or will you die laughing before you could find out?
Hand-Me-Downs and Sweat Pants by Angela Jefferson Hand-Me-Downs and Sweat Pants by Angela Jefferson Oct. 01, 2014 $7.00 18534 words Sample 20%
Hand-Me-Downs and Sweat Pants is a collection of poetry that looks at specific and general contributions of the family tree and what it leaves. These pieces speak of the substance of the tree which lies beneath the bark. It addresses questions of lineage regarding physical features, the balance of the spiritual assuredness, and the acknowledgement of truths concerning character.
Darlin' Clementine by Crystal Dawn Darlin' Clementine by Crystal Dawn Oct. 01, 2014 $1.99 66894 words Sample 20%
Darlin' Clementine She can’t resist him no matter how much she tries but her long time lover offers her a future while he doesn’t. Is the choice really as clear cut as it seems? Is there more to both men than she realizes?
The Marshal by Hildie McQueen The Marshal by Hildie McQueen Oct. 01, 2014 $3.99 26327 words Sample 10%
Grant Gentry and his brother are attacked on their way back from a cattle drive. He wakes up a few miles from home being cared for by two elderly sisters and a young woman they've taken in. His goal becomes to get better and find his brother; this is not the time to find love.
The Millennium Book--Module 2: Social Challenges in the twenty-first century by Ned Johnson The Millennium Book--Module 2: Social Challenges in the twenty-first century by Ned Johnson Oct. 01, 2014 $4.97 15209 words Sample 20%
This is the second module in the Millennium Book series. It builds on the personal challenges covered in the first module and extends them into the realm of our social reality. Here we explore in depth the social challenges we will all face in the twenty-first century, both individually and globally.
Private Sex Parties by Ron Dawes Private Sex Parties by Ron Dawes Oct. 01, 2014 $1.99 36419 words Sample 15%
Cindy and Dan are invited to a private party, where the attendees take turns acting out their most intimate fantasies in front of the group. Cindy is so modest and demure, she refuses, but her friend and her husband persuade her to try just once. The vivid description of the performances and the effects they have on CIndy will leave you panting for more.
The Life Gift by T R Lykins The Life Gift by T R Lykins Oct. 01, 2014 $0.99 45187 words Sample 20%
Are you able to give the ultimate life gift? Would you be strong enough to go through it? Find out in The Life Gift.
The Wolf Within by M.J. Scott The Wolf Within by M.J. Scott Oct. 01, 2014 $1.99 101852 words Sample 20%
Vampires, werewolves, warring couples. And that’s just the day job. Ashley Keenan is a normal girl in a world that’s left normal behind and now the past is catching up with her…