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EDYL - The Reading Department by Mark Capell EDYL - The Reading Department by Mark Capell July 31, 2014 11391 words Read a sample
It’s 2046 and Jake Radley has the career opportunity of a lifetime. But to take it he needs to acquire a strange, mysterious new skill — a skill that will clash with a startling scientific discovery that has the world in uproar. Drama, intrigue and a test of Jake's loyalties.
Search Terms: Alpha by Travis Hill Search Terms: Alpha by Travis Hill July 31, 2014 54361 words Read a sample
College sophomore Tyler Gallagher loves computers, video games, and Thanksgiving Break. He's timed the arrival of his computer components with the holiday vacation. Instead of enjoying his new gaming rig, he learns the strange computer can pull web pages from the future. Tyler and his girlfriend Kassandra are soon forced to deal with a future that might not be so bright.
Chronology of Important Events in South Sudan Nation by South Sudan Nation Chronology of Important Events in South Sudan Nation by South Sudan Nation July 31, 2014 2307 words Sample 100%
This book is a public domain item. You are welcome to read it for personal references about South Sudan. You may be a South Sudanese or not, but you must not publish this book for commercial purposes. Read it for yourself and stay blessed.
Kazalniki zelene rasti by Statistični urad Republike Slovenije Kazalniki zelene rasti by Statistični urad Republike Slovenije July 31, 2014 6597 words Read a sample
Kazalniki zelene rasti povezujejo okolje z ekonomijo; prikazujejo, v kolikšni meri se ob spodbujanju gospodarske rasti zagotavlja tudi trajnost naravnih dobrin, od katerih je odvisna naša blaginja. V publikaciji, ki je prvi poskus prikaza tovrstnih kazalnikov, je predstavljenih 19 kazalnikov zelene rasti, ki prikazujejo, v kolikšni meri se strategija zelene rasti uveljavlja v Sloveniji.
The Curse of Iron Eyes by Rory Black The Curse of Iron Eyes by Rory Black July 31, 2014 30352 words Sample 20%
Within minutes of arriving, Iron Eyes had killed them all -except for Harve Calhoon, their leader. He had somehow managed to slip away from his gang. Like a man possessed, Iron Eyes set out on Calhoon’s trail. It was a blood-soaked journey and the worst the bounty hunter had ever undertaken. Even for such a man of steel the odds he faced were fearsome indeed. Now death stared him in the face.
Top Destinations in Europe to Break Your Journey by Travelo Pod Top Destinations in Europe to Break Your Journey by Travelo Pod July 30, 2014 1397 words Read a sample
World's Top 3 Destinations in Europe to Break Your Journey
Once Upon a Kingdom: Blogisode One- Backstory by Staci Brush Once Upon a Kingdom: Blogisode One- Backstory by Staci Brush July 30, 2014 807 words Read a sample
Once Upon a Kingdom is a weekly blogisode from Author Staci Brush. She distributes the story from WordPress.com. Episode one is titled Backstory.
Shadows of Bloodshed by Dan Decker Shadows of Bloodshed by Dan Decker July 30, 2014 26559 words Read a sample
When the war between the Hunwei and the humans ceased without warning, not many people had survived. More than a thousand years later, when most thought the Hunwei to be a myth, Adar believed that the Hunwei would return. Adar and his reluctant son Jorad continued to search for a way to defend their people.
Startups and Entrepreneurs: Quotes from the World's best by Atticus Aristotle Startups and Entrepreneurs: Quotes from the World's best by Atticus Aristotle July 30, 2014 35209 words Read a sample
Quotes from the world's leading entrepreneurs: Jeff Bezos, Richard Branson, Sergey Brin, Warren Buffett, Sean Combs, Mark Cuban, Bill Gates, Lori Greiner, Robert Herjavec, Kathy Ireland, Steve Jobs, Daymond John, Kevin O'Leary, Larry Page, Tyler Perry, Eric Schmidt, Vera Wang, Mark Zuckerberg
Safe at Third by Walter Meyer Safe at Third by Walter Meyer July 30, 2014 3716 words Sample 20%
In this short story, Rob Wardell, the main character from "Rounding Third" goes to college and meets his next boyfriend, Bryan Murray. But before they can do much, Bryan needs to learn a few things.
The H.E.S.T. Files: Captain Jackson Watts by Stephen Smith The H.E.S.T. Files: Captain Jackson Watts by Stephen Smith July 30, 2014 3720 words Read a sample
The man who tried to stop the first planetary war...
Best Kept Secret by Kyra Dune Best Kept Secret by Kyra Dune July 30, 2014 2600 words Read a sample
Life with Isabella was perfect. Until the night Jonas stumbled on the truth and the dream became a nightmare. Now Jonas is on the run for his life and everyone, even his own brother, thinks he's crazy. But Jonas knows what he saw and if he can't find a way to break the curse Isabella placed on him, that knowledge will kill him.
Wisdom by Pen Wisdom by Pen July 30, 2014 1454 words Read a sample
Poetry, quotes and photography gleaned from a lifetime of wisdom.
Hope by Pen Hope by Pen July 30, 2014 926 words Read a sample
Poetry, quotes and photography to inspire hope.
God Is Praying by Pen God Is Praying by Pen July 30, 2014 6993 words Read a sample
Inspirational poetry, essays, stories and photography to instill hope and faith.
Faith by Pen Faith by Pen July 30, 2014 1895 words Read a sample
Poetry, quotes and photos to help strengthen Faith.
Christmas Blessings by Pen Christmas Blessings by Pen July 30, 2014 2515 words Read a sample
Writing to inspire Good Will during the Christmas holiday season and all year long.
O Land Of The Free - Sample Chapters 1-3 by Jonathan Nathaniel Bivens O Land Of The Free - Sample Chapters 1-3 by Jonathan Nathaniel Bivens July 30, 2014 10144 words Read a sample
60 years ago, the Harbinger first arrived and wiped out must of humanity. But that was along ago before I was even born. The world I grew up in is nothing but ruins now and the Harbinger are no longer the only threat. We prey on each other by day and huddle together around our campfires praying we don’t see the light of the fireflies. Because where there is light, there is death.
Happy Birthday Bella. by Christine Wood Happy Birthday Bella. by Christine Wood July 30, 2014 140285 words Read a sample
Bella is nearly sixteen, so it's another opportunity for her mom to try to throw her a lavish party, only Bella doesn't like parties, but she agrees to one! She has said no time and time again, because her brother and his best friend ruined the last one, her brother falling in the cake was the highlight of the day, but watching the boy she loved leaving her, was really why she hated birthdays...
I Am by Pen I Am by Pen July 30, 2014 4990 words Read a sample
Poetry, essays and images of positive affirmations for all women.
Sorority Run by Alexa Salinger Sorority Run by Alexa Salinger July 30, 2014 17838 words Read a sample
Welcome to Delta Nu Sorority, where the sisters live fabulously and study occasionally. Enter Keely Urban, a girl with polish, as well as grit. When her "extracurricular" activities draw the attention of the City of Mesa police department, her simple life becomes far more complicated. Particularly when she meets Vincent Morelli. Warning: This story is a serial that concludes with a cliffhanger
Lifelines: Things Worth Holding On To by Pen Lifelines: Things Worth Holding On To by Pen July 30, 2014 10126 words Read a sample
Personal essays and poetry from a lifetime of experience and poignant observation.
Train Ride by Pen Train Ride by Pen July 30, 2014 23888 words Read a sample
A ghostly train, a mysterious extra room, co-workers who aren't what they seem. Stories and poetry rating a ten on the goose bump scale. Not for the faint of heart.
My Infamous Convention Fun: The After Party by Buffy Zelous My Infamous Convention Fun: The After Party by Buffy Zelous July 30, 2014 2895 words Sample 20%
I had quite the slip at the convention. Then I had some fun with my friend. Now i get to end my trilogy with my revenge and quite a big fuck.
Franz Kafka - Die Verwandlung by Susanne Gerdom Franz Kafka - Die Verwandlung by Susanne Gerdom July 30, 2014 14803 words Read a sample
Die Buchhandwerker präsentieren: Lit2Go Gemeinfreie Werke der Literatur in schönen eBook-Ausgaben. http://www.buchhandwerker.de
Broken Things by Alex Blythe Broken Things by Alex Blythe July 30, 2014 1506 words Read a sample
The author's upbringing, being homeless and observations and memories are all gathered into ten poems reflecting life in Northern England for a solitary individual.
Country Roads are Why I Moved Away by Roman Theodore Brandt Country Roads are Why I Moved Away by Roman Theodore Brandt July 30, 2014 1650 words Read a sample
All I wanted was for us to grow old together. Country roads are the worst way to part, because even when he's gone, I have to watch him drive away.
A Witch Like No Other by Makala Thomas A Witch Like No Other by Makala Thomas July 30, 2014 93978 words Read a sample
When the powerful witch Dreamer Black was killed, nothing was the same. Pandora and Marlon Black, her teenage children, and her husband Ted Stone seemed fine on the outside, but were grieving inside for more than two years since her death. Pandora, knowing her mother was a witch, has reason to doubt her mother remained dead, and had the feeling she was alive… A great read.
Witches of The Demon Isle Box Set, Volumes 1, 2 & 3 by Rachel Humphrey  Daigle Witches of The Demon Isle Box Set, Volumes 1, 2 & 3 by Rachel Humphrey Daigle July 30, 2014 80117 words Read a sample
A vampire mentors three sibling Witches as they struggle to balance life, with duty, as protectors of The Demon Isle. This Box Set includes Volumes 1-3, Make Me a Real Girl, What Bites Me, and Trick Me, Trick Me Not.
The Camping Trip - A Short Story (An Ashleigh St. Croix Bedtime Story) by Ashleigh St. Croix The Camping Trip - A Short Story (An Ashleigh St. Croix Bedtime Story) by Ashleigh St. Croix July 30, 2014 9454 words Read a sample
A wife experiences more than nature on a camping trip.
Schaduwen en Goden by Uitgeverij Verschijnsel Schaduwen en Goden by Uitgeverij Verschijnsel July 30, 2014 169061 words Read a sample
Schaduwen en Goden. Drie Nederlandse Meesters van de Fantasy die hun werk bij Verschijnsel uitbrengen, bundelen in deze Verschijnsel bloemlezing hun krachten. Verschijnsel biedt hiermee lezers die nog onbekend zijn met de uitgeverij een mogelijkheid uitgebreid te proeven van het moois dat Nederlandse Fantasyschrijvers te bieden hebben.
STONE GIANT A young woman's quest for truth! by Theodore Henning II STONE GIANT A young woman's quest for truth! by Theodore Henning II July 30, 2014 12970 words Read a sample
Nineteen year old Kassi is challenged to believe the unbelievable. There are puzzeling questions regarding her family history. Only by climbing Wondiboi Mountain can she find the answers. Could a race of giants, both human and reptile, have truly existed where she lives? Is it possible some remnant remains? What Kassi encounters is both terrifying and reassuring. Can she really believe?
Gender Renaissance by Anonymous Author Gender Renaissance by Anonymous Author July 30, 2014 61830 words Sample 25%
Sir Gen went though some problems. We're trying to help him with problems. It is semi-nonfiction, semi-fiction.
MBA for the Mafia by Kunal Sharma MBA for the Mafia by Kunal Sharma July 30, 2014 41783 words Read a sample
Nakul, a newly minted MBA, takes on a life replete with wealth and glamour when he joins PanAsia, an investment bank. Along with a dream lifestyle in the swankiest of Mumbai backdrops, Nakul also inherits a life threatening situation resulting from a chance encounter with the Mafia. Nakul can fight this war only if he reflects on the very essence of life.
Tips for Growing Horseradish in Your Garden by Robert Donaldson Tips for Growing Horseradish in Your Garden by Robert Donaldson July 30, 2014 818 words Read a sample
Horseradish is easy to grow. This plant is a perennial which means that once it is planted, it will survive winter weather and produce new growth in the spring of each year.
Help Idea Deliver Words by Santosh Jha Help Idea Deliver Words by Santosh Jha July 30, 2014 1261 words Read a sample
There is a core idea, pregnant with potential words, which shall be delivered in time. You are invited to help excel up the process of deliverance. Kindly read the book and step in.
Mujer, yo te cuido by Ana Hernández Vila Mujer, yo te cuido by Ana Hernández Vila July 30, 2014 708 words Read a sample
Una poesía por la Dignidad de la Mujer. Mujer: sexo femenino de la especie animal Homo Sapiens Sapiens. Grupo amenazado y vilipendiado por su misma especie animal. Dicha discriminación se escuda principalmente en razones de tipo doctrino-religiosas que invaden en diferentes grados la vida de un Estado. ¡Basta!
THE BIBLE THE QURAN AND SCIENCE, ZEALOT: The Life and Times of Jesus, The Quran: A Translation, How to pray in Islam: 4in1 by Faisal Fahim THE BIBLE THE QURAN AND SCIENCE, ZEALOT: The Life and Times of Jesus, The Quran: A Translation, How to pray in Islam: 4in1 by Faisal Fahim July 30, 2014 332107 words Read a sample
THE BIBLE THE QURAN AND SCIENCE, ZEALOT: The Life and Times of Jesus, The Quran: A Translation, How to pray in Islam: 4in1
A Date To Do Or Die by Lanette Curington A Date To Do Or Die by Lanette Curington July 30, 2014 5570 words Read a sample
Can a demon wreck a perfect date? Never! Ginny won’t stand for a demon ruining a date with Pete. She has something up her sleeve, so to speak, to ensure the date goes as planned. A paranormal romance short, approx. 1,000 words. Flash sequel to A Date Worse Than Death.
The Barbie Lez Fantasies - Month 7: July (Bestiality) by Barbie Lez The Barbie Lez Fantasies - Month 7: July (Bestiality) by Barbie Lez July 30, 2014 10683 words Read a sample
My name is Barbie Lez and I am an ‘eroticaholic’. While even the most mundane things can inspire me to write one of my perverse stories, most begin with a fantasy. Because they cannot all become a fully-fledged story, I have decided to release one of these “mini-stories” each week. The theme varies between Bestiality and Lesbianism, but one thing always remains constant; they are hot and steamy!
The Barbie Lez Fantasies - Week 31: ZOOphilia (Part 5) (Bestiality) by Barbie Lez The Barbie Lez Fantasies - Week 31: ZOOphilia (Part 5) (Bestiality) by Barbie Lez July 30, 2014 2586 words Read a sample
My name is Barbie Lez and I am an ‘eroticaholic’. While even the most mundane things can inspire me to write one of my perverse stories, most begin with a fantasy. Because they cannot all become a fully-fledged story, I have decided to release one of these “mini-stories” each week. The theme varies between Bestiality and Lesbianism, but one thing always remains constant; they are hot and steamy!
The Ultimate Romance-Erotica Book Club Guide by MJ Nightingale The Ultimate Romance-Erotica Book Club Guide by MJ Nightingale July 30, 2014 27008 words Read a sample
MJ Nightingale, MaryAnn Jordan, A.D. Ellis, ML Steinbrunn, Sandra Love, Andrea Michelle, E.J. Shortall, and Andie Long are the authors of this guide. Their biographies are included in the final chapter of the book. We hope you all enjoy this sneak peek into why we write, and why we wrote what we did. Thanks from the bottom of our hearts for giving us new Indie authors a chance to entertain you.
Snape Remembers: A Harry Potter One-shot Fan Fiction by C.A. Villeta Snape Remembers: A Harry Potter One-shot Fan Fiction by C.A. Villeta July 30, 2014 1424 words Read a sample
This story is about Snape reliving wounds of memories past opened up by the arrival of Harry Potter into Hogwarts.
The Autonomous Manifesto by Elizabeth Devine The Autonomous Manifesto by Elizabeth Devine July 30, 2014 7235 words Read a sample
Autonomy and consent upheld as basic human rights could create a world where independence meets cooperation. Confronting controversy can spark renewal and new understandings. *Warning: Contains some nudity.*
Saving his words by Joy Bassetti-Kruger Saving his words by Joy Bassetti-Kruger July 30, 2014 1753 words Read a sample
Jonathan's book sold out in minutes, which was the last thing he'd wished for. He'd so wanted a photograph of himself surrounded by piles of his book and now all the evidence was gone. Then Janet came along and took over and convinced him that e-books were real books too and that all he had to do was to open the site were his book was listed and click on the cover to open it.
Heavenly Bodies ~ Celestial Alignments*Feeling ~ Energy that Is LOVE in Itself by Sunny Jetsun Heavenly Bodies ~ Celestial Alignments*Feeling ~ Energy that Is LOVE in Itself by Sunny Jetsun July 30, 2014 43591 words Read a sample
The journey from experiencing blissful love, the deepest trust and respect ~ to having it taken away and given to another. Lessons in miscommunication, loss, despair and rejection. There is something deeper to be learned. As Osho says, “It is not a question of being in Love with someone it’s about being Love.” Sunny Jetsun explores the movement from joy to pain to the depths of true love.
Limber and Innocent (Man of the House) by Alexia Stark Limber and Innocent (Man of the House) by Alexia Stark July 30, 2014 7157 words Read a sample
“It feels so good, don’t stop.” I didn’t even know my wife had a brat. So when she shows up and my wife stays at her ex’s I’m left alone with a young woman who loves doing yoga in too little clothing. When I find out she’s also a little tease… well, I take what I want without protection. This short story is taboo.
You are God by Shivam You are God by Shivam July 30, 2014 7574 words Read a sample
Your Search for God stops here!!
The Insightful Mortal by Shivam The Insightful Mortal by Shivam July 30, 2014 10841 words Read a sample
Discover you inner self on the journey to freedom. A logical explanation to everything you find supernatural and why you should start living your life, at least now
Big Ban Theory: Elementary Essence Applied to Zirconium, Why UHF is Cheaper by the Dozen in Kokomo to Foil the Lorde Chasing the Sun, and Sunflower Diaries 37th, Volume 40 by Rod Island Big Ban Theory: Elementary Essence Applied to Zirconium, Why UHF is Cheaper by the Dozen in Kokomo to Foil the Lorde Chasing the Sun, and Sunflower Diaries 37th, Volume 40 by Rod Island July 29, 2014 77788 words Read a sample
Volume 40 is a continuation of Volume 39. It cites news articles from 7/29 of 2014. It looks at the Psychic Manifestation of a 157 cruise ship with a 3-hour tour stranded for 15 hours like "Gilligan's Island." It examines the name Mark Hamill in "Star Wars." It does an analysis of the movie "Forgetting Sarah Marshall" with Kristen Bell who goes on to be in Anna in "Frozen."