A directory of Smashwords books available in the PDB file format.  Read a sample online, then click to Smashword to download or purchase.

Shiver m'Timbers by Maxwell Grantly Shiver m'Timbers by July 29, 2016 Free! 2955 words Read a sample
Two small elves hide their ears beneath wide-brimmed pirate hats, as they travel to the seaside for a day out. The resulting confusion leads to a most unexpected conclusion.
One for the Road by Christopher Forward One for the Road by July 29, 2016 Free! 3765 words Read a sample
2008 and the world is in financial turmoil. Chris Curtis loses his job and then his family. Sitting forlornly one evening underneath Broadstairs’ picturesque clock tower, Chris finds himself flung back into another time. Is it a dream? Or a quirk of fate?
An Affair of the Heart by Christopher Forward An Affair of the Heart by July 29, 2016 Free! 2792 words Read a sample
David Cole is having a quiet dinner in a Parisian restaurant situated on the bank of the River Seine. Seeing a young woman crying her eyes out a few tables away, David makes a crucial life-defining decision and invites her over to join him. What will be the outcome? Find out in “Affair of the Heart”.
A Clear Vision by J. Samuel A Clear Vision by July 29, 2016 Free! 821 words Read a sample
This poetry book was written to remind people of the importance of enjoying your life.
Gigabit Passive Optical Network by Srinath S Gigabit Passive Optical Network by July 29, 2016 $0.99 2133 words
The ITU-T G.984 is Gigabit-capable Passive Optical Networks (GPON) standard. The quality or performance of a digital communication system is specified by its BER or Q value with respect to other parameters such as receiver sensitivity . The system performance is presented through various parameters such as Q factor, eye diagram.
The Devil's Passage by Milan Zagorac The Devil's Passage by July 29, 2016 $2.00 52951 words Sample 20%
The real protagonists of the Devil’s Passage are loneliness and abandonment, which Milan Zagorac conjures in a compelling drama with elements of psychological thriller and horror. Through the character of Franka, a disenchanted translator, the novel addresses many failings of contemporary life, casting a sharp critical eye on the emptiness, isolation, latent violence and corruption permeating it.
How To Break Addictions - Living A Healthy Life! by Deedee Moore How To Break Addictions - Living A Healthy Life! by July 29, 2016 $2.99 18440 words Sample 15%
Addiction is an issue affects many people’s life. Addicts feel their bodies, families and careers have suffered damage. This ebook helps you overcome addiction and begin to recover and live a positive, active and healthy life.
Zimmerman Watch by Mixy Boothroyd Zimmerman Watch by July 29, 2016 Free! 543 words Read a sample
The acids within my burly leucistic timber wolf stomach boiled angrily and vigorously with increasingly ravenous hunger as I opened nearly every bread drawer and pantry in the entire kitchen of the house and was mystified to not even find a single mouse crumb; or let alone, not even a single mouse for that matter at all in sight.
Vice, Redemption and the Distant Colony by Jules Verne Vice, Redemption and the Distant Colony by July 29, 2016 $9.95 55989 words Sample 20%
In this volume can be found one story as it was written by Jules (as Pierre-Jean), revised by his son (into The Somber Fate of Jean Morenas)—a story Michel even made as a movie in 1916!
The Sugar Monster by Maxwell Grantly The Sugar Monster by July 29, 2016 Free! 2079 words Read a sample
Two small elves are asked to visit the village store for a bag of sugar. On their journey, the younger elf is told about the existence of a dreadful sugar monster that reigns in the village.
Mum! I am a Genius . 4th edition by 80Fekra Mum! I am a Genius . 4th edition by July 29, 2016 $3.99 12497 words
"mum I am a genius" teaches you how to make your child genius, it includes 41 steps that help you make your child a unique one Also, it is provided with tables and charts that help you apply steps practically with your child
DEATH OF PURENESS by MPoetB DEATH OF PURENESS by July 29, 2016 Free! 35 words Read a sample
Death has always walked with us in the shadows. But sometimes the saddest things in life. Is saying goodbye to your love ones. But also saying Hello and seeing something for the First time.
Living Gods Breathing Today by Joseph Turner Living Gods Breathing Today by July 29, 2016 $4.99 41207 words Sample 20%
For Centuries our fore fathers from the “Old World” have used truly powerful philosophy and symbols to define and explain the Truth. Stating what is right and wrong with words even beautiful Portraits that have taken the form of frescos and powerful Icons. Depicting Heaven, Earth, Hell, Prophets, Saints, even God in three persons and the ladder of divine ascent.
Runs Like Clockwork by Maxwell Grantly Runs Like Clockwork by July 29, 2016 Free! 24304 words Read a sample
An elderly clockmaker constructs an automation, using the remains of a stuffed toy and some miscellaneous clock components. However, it becomes stolen and must learn to make sense of its new clockwork life.
The Stolen Egg by Maxwell Grantly The Stolen Egg by July 29, 2016 Free! 0 words Read a sample
A spiv is deceived into stealing an egg from the ruins of a nearby castle. Before he is able to pass on the egg, it hatches into a tiny dragon that escapes to cause mayhem.
Bred by a Billionaire: Candace Mini Bundle by Jade Bleu Bred by a Billionaire: Candace Mini Bundle by July 29, 2016 $3.99 3614 words Sample 20%
Fertile billionaire got Candace good! Mini Bundle of 2 parts…Part 1: When Brandon put his money on the table, I rolled in it while I let him breed his baby into me. Part 2: I thought Brandon’s stallion stud technique was the hottest, craziest sex I’d ever experienced. Then came the night he summoned me to show off—and share—my round, knocked up body with a group of wealthy men.
Cosmic Room by C.S. Arle Cosmic Room by July 29, 2016 $4.99 96007 words Sample 20%
A spate of serious and apparently motiveless crimes in Bridgetown have the police baffled. And what is going on at the old manor house on the Grassmere Estate? Is it haunted? Can there possibly be a connection?
Taking It From The Top... One More Time by George Colabella Taking It From The Top... One More Time by July 29, 2016 $4.99 49523 words Sample 20%
In a book that will be a welcome addition to the libraries of music fans, George Colabella presents in Taking it from the Top a warm account of the journey JR took from the heady days of New York City as popular music began its unstoppable rise, through to the present day.
When The Heart Breaks Its Silence - A True Story Of Loss And Redemption by Margrit Dahm When The Heart Breaks Its Silence - A True Story Of Loss And Redemption by July 29, 2016 $4.99 36943 words Sample 20%
Margrit often felt an outsider in her own family during her formative years. When therefore a hasty marriage takes her and her Chinese husband to Hong Kong, she stands alone when faced with the many challenges which come her way.
A String of Pearls by Swapna Das A String of Pearls by July 29, 2016 $4.99 30291 words Sample 20%
A String of Pearls is a charming collection of short stories encompassing people from many nations. Human nature, the connection between humans, animals and the elements, as well as the advent of social media, are all explored in Swapna Das' delightful compilation of tales.
Love is More Than Just a Pearl Necklace by Caroline Dowdall Love is More Than Just a Pearl Necklace by July 29, 2016 $4.99 343136 words Sample 20%
Love is More Than Just a Pearl Necklace is a coming-of-age story that will resonate with anyone who remembers that true love burns fiercely in young hearts...
Rebellion by Russell D. J. Elcock Rebellion by July 29, 2016 $4.99 242028 words Sample 20%
In the tradition of epic science fiction, Russell D. J. Elcock sets up a romance between Rammette and his love, while Okana teeters on the brink of war and the ultimate question is constantly asked - will it go nuclear?
The Painswick Conspiracy by Chris A. Evans The Painswick Conspiracy by July 29, 2016 $4.99 242028 words Sample 20%
In this thrilling and fast-paced novel, The Painswick Conspiracy, Chris A. Evans has created a new, and refreshing ‘every day' hero who outmanoeuvres and outguns the best of the best. Be prepared for exciting twists and surprises to the very end.
Shadows of the Women They Once Were by Jonathan A. Fogell Shadows of the Women They Once Were by July 29, 2016 $4.99 136003 words Sample 20%
Can the family overcome their difficulties and will daughter Dori ever find the answers that she is seeking both before and after her mother's death?
Relentless Obsession (Relentless Series #3) by AJ Llewellyn Relentless Obsession (Relentless Series #3) by July 29, 2016 $3.99 43147 words Sample 20%
Alex and Zeca's cousin, Marius comes to Capri in an emergency situation. He thinks he's come for refuge but he's really come to find his life...
Fighting Spirit by Nicolas Goldmeier Fighting Spirit by July 29, 2016 $4.99 34187 words Sample 20%
The ‘Fighting Spirit' helps Nicolas to see his cancer as an enemy that needs to be defeated in battle. There will be only one winner.
Maria And The Ghosts Of Barrengarr by Peter Harrold Maria And The Ghosts Of Barrengarr by July 29, 2016 $4.99 112391 words Sample 20%
In his debut novel, Maria and the Ghosts of Barrengarry, Peter Harrold has created a modern family tale with twists, turns and surprises to the very end. Be prepared for adventure, hilarity and a lesson in friendship and family.
Sort of Still Original in Unoriginal Times by Michael Loyd Gray Sort of Still Original in Unoriginal Times by July 29, 2016 $4.99 41302 words Sample 20%
In Sort of Still Original in Unoriginal Times, Michael Loyd Gray's memories are shared from adventures and instances of mayhem throughout several decades. With sharp wit, unforgiving opinions, direct rhetoric, and sarcastic politics, Sort of Still Original in Unoriginal Times is an enjoyable read.
Naomi by Naomi Miller Naomi by July 29, 2016 $4.99 93917 words Sample 20%
Born in Wolverhampton to Jamaican parents Naomi is desperate to avoid ending up like her mother with a succession of lovers and a lonely life. But the harder she tries the more inevitable that outcome seems to be. Can Naomi break the pattern and find love? It will take a tough journey to find the answer.
Set Up And Punch by Nicholas Holbrook Set Up And Punch by July 29, 2016 $4.99 81233 words Sample 20%
Jasper Green is a naturally funny man, who desperately wants to become a stand-up comedian, and this book (possibly written by his alter-ego) tells the tale of how Jasper tries to fulfil his lifelong ambition.
Petroc's Church by Birte Hosken Petroc's Church by July 29, 2016 $4.99 32275 words Sample 20%
To get away from her busy life in London, Jen decides to spend her summer in Cornwall by the beach working as an attendant in the car park owned by her grandfather. During an unlikely encounter, Jen finds out more than she bargained for and has to keep Petroc's secret to herself.
Leadership and Organisational Problem Solving: Learning to Lead and Manage the Organisational Maze by Almeric Johnson Leadership and Organisational Problem Solving: Learning to Lead and Manage the Organisational Maze by July 29, 2016 $4.99 161913 words Sample 20%
Using an organisational approach to lead and manage an organisation is a complex field, and there are few books written by experienced and qualified authors who fully understand the subject. Almeric Johnson, has written a comprehensive guide for those who want to develop their understanding of these enabling processes of leading and managing transition for change.
The Golden Highway by Gillian Leggat The Golden Highway by July 29, 2016 $4.99 44571 words Sample 20%
With a little help from new friends Moses, Zechariah and Balaam, will they complete their quest or fall prey to Livedia's tricks? Julia is about to find out, but first she has to have faith...
Following Digital Footprints by David McCaddon Following Digital Footprints by July 29, 2016 $4.99 60329 words Sample 20%
Following digital footprints is a detective story with a difference. Different sections of a police force are investigating cases of hire car theft, credit card fraud and identity theft using traditional methods supported by ever more sophisticated IT systems. The technical details are described with a light touch and this adds to the enjoyment of the novel. A satisfying read.
Cry Silently Pray Loudly by Catrienne McGuire Cry Silently Pray Loudly by July 29, 2016 $4.99 57745 words Sample 20%
Joseph Maynard, brought into the hostile environment of Belfast as a child during the height of the Troubles by his father's posting in the British army, is shaped and haunted by the events of his childhood, his first encounter with death.
Bitching Bits of Bone by Dr. Norman Mounter Bitching Bits of Bone by July 29, 2016 $4.99 90374 words Sample 20%
What prompted Geoffrey Chaucer to write The Canterbury Tales? And what became of him afterwards? Well, here you'll discover all the answers as the fourteenth century unfolds before your senses in vivid and uncompromising realism. Travel with the pilgrims and experience the delights and horrors of medieval life - from alchemists and innkeepers to gothic spires and leper houses.
Torn Between by Karen A. Miles Torn Between by July 29, 2016 $4.99 80166 words Sample 20%
Mel becomes torn between two worlds, that of her straight-up moral code versus a luxurious life of drinking, parties and... sex with strangers. When she begins to feel attraction towards Harry, one of the participants, things become even more complicated. Should she stay, or should she go?
An Ambitious Woman by M. A. Pasha An Ambitious Woman by July 29, 2016 $4.99 223651 words Sample 20%
An Ambitious Woman is a journey back to the infancy of the NHS and through its golden age following the multi-faceted caring professional Mary McCarison. A tale of ambition, love, friendship, travel, bravery and the complexities of life.
Not Being Adrian by Lewis Peters Not Being Adrian by July 29, 2016 $4.99 100372 words Sample 20%
With humiliation looming and unfair, and false accusations raining down upon him, Paul must fight to maintain his relationship with Amanda against all odds, by finding the source of these embarrassing rumours and clearing his name once and for all.
Famous Kirkcaldy Men by David Potter Famous Kirkcaldy Men by July 29, 2016 $4.99 87220 words Sample 20%
Famous Kirkcaldy Men is an unassuming title given the men discussed, and indeed the breadth of their influence. Covering nine men, spanning five centuries Famous Kirkcaldy Men shares the life, times and achievements (and failures) of sportsmen, men of the church, to leading politicians.
Ebb and Flow by Fiona J. Roberts Ebb and Flow by July 29, 2016 $4.99 70746 words Sample 20%
Julia is all too aware of her failings, unable to cook, nervous and tongue-tied at any social event, lacking confidence. Moving to a country cottage in a beautiful but isolated spot is just what she needs to lift her depression and with Mark, her loving husband, new friends and hobbies, life starts to look better.
Thomas And Caitlin: Book One - The Caves Of Caerdraig by William Roberts Thomas And Caitlin: Book One - The Caves Of Caerdraig by July 29, 2016 $4.99 35529 words Sample 20%
In a vivid blend of the natural and supernatural, author William Roberts has created an enchanting tale, set in Wales over one thousand years ago, when one really could say 'here be dragons'!
For the Love of Iris by Gillian Rutter For the Love of Iris by July 29, 2016 $4.99 60893 words Sample 20%
It's a family matter, and as much as medicine may or may not be able to help, it will be the family who will provide the anchor to reality that Iris needs as the world becomes a stranger and stranger place. Are miracles possible? Or is it the memory of what has gone before which is the real miracle?
Edinburgh Forever by Miguel Sanchez Medrano Edinburgh Forever by July 29, 2016 $4.99 155906 words Sample 20%
‘Edinburgh Forever' recounts the trials and tribulations of a Spanish family's decision to leave their home town, Vitoria (Basque country), in exchange for a year living in Edinburgh.
The Major and Miner by David Spear The Major and Miner by July 29, 2016 $4.99 103017 words Sample 20%
The Major and Miner is the thought-provoking story of Mathew, a young miner's son who enlists in WW1 in the final year of the war. We follow him through the horrors of battle and watch as he tries to build a better life for himself with the help of his mentor, Peter Church, his commanding officer in the war.
Edinnu by Jan Strober Edinnu by July 29, 2016 $4.99 95102 words Sample 20%
It is a turning point in the evolution of mankind where myths and reality merge in the dawn of time. The systems all around the races show signs of dying and all the Planaids and peoples from the Aegyptian to Athenia, Hionduthach, Mongòilian and Phearùn need to act quickly to ensure their survival.
The Olivia Chronicles Box Set: Blood Sisters, Brigitte's Cross, and Zamani by Angelic Rodgers The Olivia Chronicles Box Set: Blood Sisters, Brigitte's Cross, and Zamani by July 29, 2016 $7.00 206527 words Sample 15%
This single volume contains the full text versions of the first three books in The Olvia Chronicles.
Two Left Feet by Jenniffer Wardell Two Left Feet by July 29, 2016 $1.99 15272 words Sample 20%
What do you do when you're one of the 12 Dancing Princesses but are really, really bad at dancing? Thea still hasn't answered that question. But just as the nightly dances start to get interesting, their father hires someone to stop their nightly adventures. Can Thea and her sisters figure out how to keep the party going?
Camille 1944 by Claude Beccai Camille 1944 by July 29, 2016 $3.99 38451 words Sample 20%
A seven-year-old girl in Occupied France(WWII) talks. She has much to tell using words she should not. She does not understand jokes outside of Knock, knock, who is there, but she does not mind because she holds very little esteem of adults in general .
Let's Destroy Investutech by Jeremy Thompson Let's Destroy Investutech by July 29, 2016 $4.99 89373 words Sample 20%
Only the Flux Facers, a group of face-shifting patriots, are dedicated to overthrowing biggest business. Utilizing every means at their disposal, including body hijacking, they embark on an Investutech-overthrowing mission that reaches from Earth all the way to the afterlife. This special release includes five bonus Investutech stories, comprising decades of sacrilegious scientific innovation.