Sarah, a reluctant psychic, discovers a ghost in a mirror and opens a door to the demonic.
Sarah Greene is a successful realtor who sees ghosts-and sometimes wishes she didn't. While renovating an old house with her ex-husband, she finds a mirror haunted by a teenager's tortured spirit.
As she sets out to discover the victim's identity, Sarah stumbles onto something chilling.
The people who built the house had a demon-worshipping son, Peter. And Sarah comes to believe he murdered the girl. But there's more. An insidious evil is ...
Gem's Machineby Stephen Donald Huff(Capital Ideations LLC) Price verified one minute ago
Take away all a man has. Burn away every sense but that of pain. Blow away the ashes of everything he once was and will no longer be. What remains? Something deadly. Make a man into such a thing, and you make him into something worse than an animal. Such a creature is capable of anything, since it is willing to do anything. Become anything. Anything it has to be to end its suffering and die properly.
After a terrible crime, Maxwell Deem chooses the divergent pathway of revenge. With a laser-beam focus, he identifies his targets and ...
Genre: Teen & Young Adult
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Wednesday's Child -
Wednesday's Child is a mixed-race child who is abandoned by life. This is a story about two lost souls who find each other on a dark stormy night and together work through the demons that haunt them.
Readers call the ARISEN series:
"As well written and conceived as any book I have ever read"... "Wall to wall adrenaline - edge of your seat unputdownable until the very last page"... "utterly compelling"... "Blows World War Z out of the water"... "THE BOSS of the zombie apocalypse genre"... "The pace and action are breathtaking"... "the most amazing and intense battle scenes you've ever experienced"... "Holy crap!! Nail-biting, pucker-factor 11, non-stop, badass, blow-by-blow action from the get-go to the very end"... "Just WOW. ...
Contagious magic: good luck trying to find a cure...
Two minutes after the shocking end to A Wild Epidemic of Magic, this third book in the series finds Kelley and Jeroan stranded in Dubuque, Iowa, after losing their parents -- and all the Sorcerers they met in the past two months -- to the vengeful Druid.
Apparently, the Druid did not enjoy his 200-year banishment.
And as if that wasn't bad enough, the twins must once again work together to find a way to regain all of their magic, before time -- and magic -- runs out for ...
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In their world, they have no word for death. In our world, we have no word for AUA.
AUA is an exploration of the possibilities of life, and a celebration of the universe. It is more science fact than science fiction; its characters more like souls; its beginning starts with an ending, while at the end is the beginning of something completely different. My goal in AUA is to create a world where no-one is afraid anymore, and to find the core of what defines us. AUA is the notion that there are no walls but the ones we build ourselves, ...
Back in the day, I wanted her to be my everything. Now, a relationship isn't in the cards. She threw that chance away. But that doesn't mean we can't have fun... right?
I learned the hard way that when people show you who they are, you should pay attention. So when Jackson suggested I sacrifice my career goals in support of his, I really paid attention. It hurt to leave him behind, but my future was wide open. College romances never last, right? But that was years ago. I was sure I'd never see him again. Sure I'd never fall ...
The scratching at your bedroom door -- what is it? Why do you sometimes find your doll under the bed instead of on the shelf where you left it? And what about the doll you lost - the one you left out in the rain by the old stream where you liked to play in the summer? You went back for it, but it was already gone. Did it fall into the stream and float away? Did the neighbor girl steal it? Or was it simply buried in tall grass and weeds. What if, after all these years, while you are warm under your blankets, reading 3 Tales to Chill ...
Jade Westing and her crew members set out to transform Mars into a second home. They brought science, technology, and hope to an empty planet. But what they discovered in the sands of Mars would haunt them to their core. Dead Red is a terrifying journey that will have you asking to the very end...
What are you willing to sacrifice to survive?
Genre: Science Fiction
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Douglas felt his face grow warm when Olive sat across from him. With no hesitation, she took his hand in hers.
"Don't worry, Mr. Bowden. How on earth could anyone go through a lifetime of war and not have a bad dream or two?" She released his hand and just looked at him, her face so pleasant. He couldn't think of a time he had seen such kindness, which made her nearly beautiful.
The best healing doesn't always take place inside the doctor's office in this brand-new regency romance from best-selling storyteller Carla Kelly.
Amaya, a beautiful, young widow, who lost her husband Agastya to death two years back, slowly yet steadily finds color again in her life when she finds her solace in the mysterious Rehan. However, as the story unfolds, Amaya discovers that there is always a lot more going around her than what meets the eye, and she's in nothing but an unending maze with no way for her to escape. Who's Rehan? Is there any connection between Rehan and Agastya? What are Rehan's true motives? Set in the small town of Kalimpong in the Indian Himalayas, ...
Covert operative Horace Chase has been chasing ghosts his entire life.
First, his Medal-of-Honor winner father who died in Vietnam without ever meeting his son. And left him the legacy of an automatic appointment to the Military Academy at West Point which shaped the next thirty-five years of Chase's life. Then, the ghost of his mother, who died while he was at war in Afghanistan and wounded, causing him to resign his commission and return to the United States, a lost soul.
Chase now wears two hats as a Federal counter-terrorism ...
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Silvershineby Joan van Every Frost(Lume Books) Price verified 4 hours ago
Los Dorados Hotel in Manzanillo, Mexico, was previously a playground for the incredibly affluent and sinfully rich.
As drug-related violence erupts near its golden shores, the tourist trade begins to diminish, with many associating the place as dangerous and unsavoury.
Blaise Cory is determined to change this however, with her swimwear boutique being available in the hotel.
She is certain she can persuade the remaining wealthy guests to buy her swimwear, but it seems that someone else has other ideas about how to make a profit ...
When you see them...
It is already too late...
You are already infected...
In the morning, they Hatched...
Now the town of Hammond is under quarantine...
The inhabitants are fighting to survive.
They face something they can't see and no one, not even the military has answers.
They just know they must escape before it's too late.
They must stop themselves from being Caught in the Web...
This book contains three stories, (Abduction, Deliverance, and Manipulation) plus additional content that was originally deleted from each story.
If you asked Aaron Beckett's friends to describe him in three words they would be: bratty, prissy, and prude. Aaron knew this, and he didn't care. His life wasn't perfect, but it was going exactly as he planned it would. He would finish school, go to college, get a job, and live an average comfortable middle class life.
That was his plan.
However, his plans changed drastically ...
The mad goblin scholar, Bugbear, sets his keen wit and mastery of Non-Logical Thought against an assortment of evils!
The worlds of Fey and Humanity were thrust together in 1899. Now, Bugbear travels the country looking for clues to a hidden and ancient evil that threatens goblin and man alike!
In "Shadow Plays" Bugbear faces the remnants of a long dead empire, determined to carry out a vengeful plan against the living!
In "Neither Here's Nor There's" Bugbear investigates a murder... of which he is the chief suspect!
In "In ...
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DEATH CLEARINGHOUSE, The Novelette, won the coveted Semifinalist Award in the largest Science Fiction Contest in the world -- Writers of the Future. Semifinalist indicates top 16 places out of thousands of quarterly entries.
MEET THE DEATH COUNSELOR
Pretend for a moment that you just died. What happens now?!
You'll go to the light of course -- you've heard that before. And then you'll wake up at a very important interview. The Death Counselor will ask you three questions and your answers determine where you go next. Are you ...
You know he's a liar, but is he a killer?
Paolo Bennett is a foreign correspondent without an assignment. He's back in London after political upheaval forced his family from their beloved Cairo.
Then Paolo hears from Mark, a friend and activist from his student days in the 80s. Mark has just been exposed as an undercover cop -- and his handler has been murdered.
It's a betrayal, but it's also a story. Paolo grabs the opportunity to get away from his desk and investigate, but Mark isn't making it easy, disappearing just as ...
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This carefully edited collection has been designed and formatted to the highest digital standards and adjusted for readability on all devices.
Algernon Blackwood (1869-1951) was an English short story writer and novelist, one of the most prolific writers of ghost stories in the history of the genre. Blackwood wrote a number of horror stories. His most work seeks less to frighten than to induce a sense of awe.
Table of Contents:
A Psychical Invasion
The Nemesis of Fire
The Camp of the Dog
A Victim of ...
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Wenn es darum geht, den Richtigen zu finden, so ist Ellen der Meinung, dass größtmögliche Übereinstimmung der Schlüssel zu ewigem Glück sei. Deshalb registriert sie sich auf der Website für Online-Verabredungen in Sacramento. Dort werden genaue Fragen gestellt, Antworten verglichen und Profile erstellt. So können die am besten zueinander passenden Personen herausgefiltert werden. Nach reger E-Mail-Korrespondenz engt Ellen die Möglichkeiten auf zwei vielversprechende Kandidaten ein, die sie bald persönlich kennen lernen ...
An orphaned boy, uncontrollable magic, and a destiny to recover a nation's honor.
Ren has a knack for ending up imprisoned.
Not what he envisioned when he embarked on his journey to the Sapphire Nation, but jail gave him time to think about his misadventure.
Ren's only hope for getting out of jail and attending the sorcerer's exam, rests with two thieves he barely knows. They got him into this mess, but can they get him out?
The bigger question is 'Can Ren even pass?'
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With a slow gesture of one lifted hand, Bobby pointed. There, in a space between the prostrate stag and posturing goddess, was a human leg, a twisted, motionless leg in a strained, unnatural position.
Bobby Owen, now Deputy Chief Constable of Wychshire, finds himself taking part in a ghost hunt at legendary haunted mansion Nonpareil. What he discovers is the very real corpse of a paranormal investigator. It seems that among the phantoms there are fakes - but will that end up including a priceless painting by Vermeer?
There's a ...
Claire's heart began to pump in time with the pounding hoof beats. Fear wrapped itself around her like a smothering blanket. She held her breath as the army grew closer and the horses slowed. The first man to come into view made her breath catch. Leishmann sat on his black steed, straight-backed and reeking of arrogance and hatred. Sudden clarity brushed the fear from Claire's heart. One look at Leishmann and her anger overtook all else. She would make him bleed before the day's end!
Leishmann's desire to be the ruler over Danyon has ...
A belly dancer with a stolen book believed to be the Kama Sutra on steroids is determined to outwit the Italian mob's deadliest hitman, the dwarf Nano Mortale, in a new madcap adventure from Jonathan Harries, author of Killing Harry Bones.
Fanny Packer, a voluptuous red-headed belly dancer, steals a mysterious codex rumored to make the Kama Sutra look like a children's story book from a mob family in Rome.
Back in New York City, journalist Charley Brooks and his too-perfect fiancee are already growing bored with one another.
"Superbly crafted and flawlessly executed," - KIRKUS REVIEWS
On the run with her five-year-old daughter, stranded in the middle of a blizzard and critically injured, Jillian Braedon finds herself unable to push forward, leaving young Valerie to brave the storm alone. Eventually stumbling onto the remote property of the reclusive John Mills, young Valerie barely makes it to his doorstep.
For Jillian and little Valerie, the nightmare has painfully unfolded for half a decade.
For John Mills, the nightmare has just begun, as he must ...
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This suspenseful, action-filled novel has many surprising twists and turns as the forces of good and evil go head-to-head against each other.
Andrew Preston is a criminal with an extraordinary gift. He has tremendous telepathic powers and can "mindjack" almost anyone. Upon finding out about Andrew's abilities, the National Security Agency seeks Andrew's help. The NSA's newly-formed psi-ops unit is trying to stop some terrorist telepaths who work for Al-Qaida.
Because the NSA telepaths are being overmatched and overwhelmed by these ...
As the battle for control of the Pure of Heart's treasure escalates. Ash and Cordy call in all their friends to fight the Dark Watcher master. He hungers for power and vows to kill anyone who stands in his way.
Cordy must make a choice between the honest good-looking Ash or the dashing and mischievous pirate Lafitte. She has bigger worries such as saving mankind and hiding from the Dark Watchers. The courageous adventurers head for the land of giants and dragons in pursuit of another hidden treasure.
A sacrifice must be made as ...
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Jack, a retired police officer, decides he and Toby, his oversized orange tabby, need a holiday after their last big case so Jack rents a lake cottage in the Kingston area.Violet is lonely and tired of being everyone's go-to. having wanted to write a novel for years, she decides the only way she will be able to is to "run away." She also rents a lake cottage not far from Kingston.Syd has escaped from the Kingston Penitentiary and is looking for a place to hide out. Thinking the cottage he comes across might be empty, he enters, only ...
Johnny's a two-bit dealer at the Palm Tree casino, a pig-in-a-poke establishment with pretensions to the Las Vegas Strip. He's ambitious and wants more than just a measly promotion to that of a pit-boss, after all, he does have an A-Level in biology. Stationed at the blackjack table, late into a boozy Thursday evening, he eavesdrops a sure-fire commercial venture proposed by a Rolex wearing big-player, and Johnny wants a piece of the action. He secures a line of dodgy credit from a sharp-tooth and embarks on the biggest gamble of his ...
When five women are reported missing to LAPD on the same day, all eighteen years old and within a five mile radius, they could be partying. When two more clusters are identified in California, taking the number to nineteen, homicide detective Brett Shaw knows it's going to be no party for him.
Six years later, Shaw will never forget that day, or the events that took place. It was also the day he handed in his badge to look after Amy, his daughter. Now working as the sheriff of a small town, Shaw isn't given time to dwell on the ...
A string of murders...
... a jailed serial killer.
Has he found the perfect alibi?
No-one expected the murders to restart 20 years after the Daylesford Devil was locked away. But for Jim Lawson, the nightmare never really ended after he helped bring the brutal reign of terror to an end. Now, 20 years later, a new string of murders begins, each as horrific as those Jim helped end the first time. But when he is shown proof that the Devil's signature has returned, Jim is thrust back into the nightmare he spent half his life trying ...
Tam Stewart is a circus fan: he's a juggler, tightrope walker and one of the hardest c**** to have ever pounded the pot-holed promenades of Sighthill since he was knee-high to a Rottweiler. Tam has been mentored by Joe Mackenzie, Wester Hailes' foremost drugs baron, and most fully committed psychopath (Joe's affectionate nickname is 'Mack the Knife' - say no more). Now that Joe is "on his way oot" due to a spot of cancer, it's time for Tam to step up to the plate and take over the reins of power. Trouble is, Tam is a sensitive soul ...
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""I never did answer your question."
"Your question about whether I could ever be with a girl like her." He shook his head. "With a girl like you."
She nodded but didn't meet his eyes this time. "So could you?"
"No, Ally. I couldn't."
Allison Campbell learned the hard way how difficult it is to make up for past mistakes. After becoming pregnant during high school and making the heartbreaking -- but courageous -- decision to place her baby for adoption, she came out of the repentance process stronger than ever and determined ...
Genre: Family Life
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Vincent Saturn is a young federal agent who's bored with his life and yearns for adventure. But when he makes contact with an alien whose ship crashes on Earth, Vincent gets more than he bargained for...
Follow Vincent on his quest as he wakes up on a different world and joins a colorful band of characters seeking to overthrow a regime that controls the entire galaxy. As he struggles to find his way home, Vincent slowly begins to realize that the fate of our world rests on his shoulders and that his contact with the alien might ...
BACK TO THE FUTURE TIME TRAVEL ROMANCE
Love police procedural mysteries--time travel?
Sameh Smith is almost an angel. Or is she? Klutzy, loveable, she believes she's an aspiring Adept who was born 500 years from now. She's sent back from 2500 to give us a helping hand with developmental issues we need to master in order to evolve. Trouble is, Sameh is no expert in teleportation or healing. She's better at recognizing honesty and understanding what's really going on in people's minds and hearts. If you love romantic comedy suspense, ...
Bjorn Thorgunson is a Norseman from Sweden during the Viking Age; Hiro Kishimoto is a Samurai from the early Heian era. Both of them dream of a more fulfilling life, full of adventure. But when they both find identical amulets, nothing would prepare them for what would happen. When they wake up on a parallel world, they discover that what would be mythical in their world, exist very much in this one.
Together, they must aid the people of the world in a war against an evil that threatens to conquer them all.
On their adventure, ...
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A Message From Beyond
New York Detective Sidney Langston is rushed to the hospital with excruciating chest pains the same night a woman who bears a remarkable resemblance to her is murdered in San Diego. Tests reveal that Sidney is perfectly healthy, yet the crippling pain persists until the dead woman reaches out from beyond the grave for Sidney's help to vindicate her wrongfully imprisoned husband and to find her murderer.
??? Ghostly Intrigue That Keeps You On The Edge Of Your Seat
Desperate to remain pain-free, Sidney ...
As evil makes its way to Earth, an ancient being awakens.
Adam did not have special talents, nor did he want to have any. All he wanted was to perhaps live a normal life, even if it meant living in monotony. But all that changed the day Adam died in a devastating floater accident. Adam was stunned to find himself resurrected and put back together, given another chance at life by an elder lifeforce that now inhabited his body. And when he begins to discover that his body has been augmented in ways that are impossible to comprehend, a ...
Reviewed in Limelight (Australia's Classical Music and Arts Magazine) January 2015: and described as a "jazzy riff on the life of JS Bach... The Girl with Espresso Hair is as intriguing as it is fun... Has the refulgent power of a harmonised chorale."
Jon Brook is a brilliant and uncompromising composer of film music. When his talent attracts the attention of ruthless industry power brokers he cannot foresee the lengths they will go to to contain him. When at last he is set up for a crime he hasn't committed - and then imprisoned ...
Genre: Family Life
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I could never get a guy like that... or could I?
Annie O'Connor gets the opportunity of a lifetime when she's hired to play keyboard alongside the amazing guitarist, Scott Stewart. He's the perfect guy and she's determined to get him to notice her as more than another musician.
In her quest to woo a guy who's clearly out of her league, she stumbles across an Internet article called "5 Ways to Make a Guy Go Crazy Over You." Maybe this is just the answer Annie is looking for.
However, Annie soon finds out that there are never easy ...
You might wake up one morning to find you've been elected President of the New States of America. There are 99 political parties who would see you dead. Run.
Ever since presidential elections have been replaced with an objective lottery system, things have gotten out of hand. The Servicemen-- a militaristic police force-- attempts to keep order while political groups devolved into violent street gangs as they vie to control--or murder--the next elected official.
It was under the charge of the first new president, Clyde O'Brien, ...
When the United States of America is divided by war, Abraham Lincoln employs Zevulun Khodorov and other adept magicians to aid his Union soldiers against Confederate soldiers, zombie, conjured demons, and gigantic steambots. As skilled and experienced as the Union magicians are, however, the Confederacy's ennead of necromancers may prove to be their ultimate match.
This prequel novel sets off Carolina Daemonic, a multi-genre epic series of horror, science-fiction, and occult fantasy. Check out the first novel, Carolina Daemonic: ...
Over nine Amish short stories of romance and life are featured in this anthology. As if losing her husband in a terrible accident wasn't enough, Anna Bontrager was left to raise their son, who would never walk again, all by herself. And with mounting bills and debts to pay, she could hardly cope. Her only means of an income was selling her cinnamon rolls the local market and hope she would be able to feed her son. But even as poverty cast its grim shadow of hopelessness over her, she never allowed Caleb to see her tears and fears. ...
Genre: Religious & Inspirational Fiction
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It's been months since Cassidy Shaw has heard from her mother, Rosa, a world-renown scientist. When she does, it's in the form of an urgent edict to retrieve a key. Arriving at Rosa's apartment in Cincinnati, Cassidy encounters strangers. One man who seems determined to silence her. The other, could he be her savior?
Luke Dixon enters the fray, believing his neighbor is being attacked. Never one to ignore someone in distress, he's then shocked to realize he's the one needing rescue. Bound together through violence, Cassidy and Luke ...
A complete story in itself, Revenge at Two Feathers Mine is the first story in the western series: Schoolmarm Sheriff. Desperate to land a job -- any legal job -- Katrina Colby, commonly called K. C. lands a job as a deputy sheriff in the town of Two Feathers. The only problem is that this job was only offered to men. Donning her cowboy clothing, she passes herself off as a teenage boy: K. C. who is bringing her pampered younger half brother and sister out West after the death of their parents. Ingrained with a stubborn belief in ...
Two families hold on to life and
hope, light years from Earth, seeking
wisdom from an advanced alien race. In
the grips of a desperately changed
climate, the reports from Earth take
on alarming yet comedic hues, as
unanticipated political forces exert
The first meeting of alien civilizations
is deeply personal, enforcing a state of
mutual trust, or death.
"Credo, ergo sum" explores the meaning
of belief, faith, trust, and hope,
against astronomical odds. Children
slowly become the best hope for ...
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"Knickerbocker's History of New York, From the Beginning of the World to the End of the Dutch Dynasty" is a work of history, disguised as satire, which was published in 1809 by the American writer Washington Irving under the pseudonym Dietrich Knickerbocker. The full title of the work is "A history of New York, from the beginning of the world to the end of the Dutch dynasty. Containing, among many surprising and curious matters, the unutterable ponderings of Walter the Doubter, the disastrous projects of William the Testy, and the ...
Genre: Historical Fiction
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Fourteen hijackers determined to steal a ship.
Five men set up as mutineers.
One father sabotaging everything to get back his son.
One mole ready to sink the ships.
One ghost killing the crew one by one.
One storm to push through, and
One hero more dangerous than all combined.
How do you survive when there's more than one enemy?
'Transfixed me throughout. It's hard, fast, suspenseful... ' TRIBUNE
Man has not yet succeeded in creating any form of intelligent life...
Or has he?
Within the recesses of innocuous-looking academic buildings at vast universities, hideous experiments are being conducted which -- if most of us had our way -- we would forcibly amputate.
At least, according to Roger Kepter, a scientist and a keen pilot who stumbles upon a deeply dangerous and invasive device -- one which disturbs human patterns of emotion and records the interior ...
Into the West is a 72,000-word novel of adventure, drama, and heart-touching moments. It's a story about a young couple (Seth and Julie Edwards) and their struggles to homestead land in the wilderness of the Idaho Territory in 1876. It's also a love story that is laced with humor and tragedy.
Back then, men had to be men. Women also had to be women that would stand by their men. If either one did not give their all to making a life together, it was likely the family would fall apart.
Those that headed west were of a different breed. ...
- A glamorous actress whose very flesh is reanimated by a beloved Hollywood icon
- A Boy Scout troop encounters a frightening mythological creature in an American forest
- A lonely woman finds a home among a group of lost-and-found souls, all cared for by a tentacled sea-creature called "Mother"
- A faceless woman attacks like a virus and takes on the identities of her victims
- A post-apocalyptic battle for survival rages between human and insect
- A shadow woman leads the spirits of the murdered to take revenge in the desert ...
Ginger McGinty hates liars. And she just married a spy.
Bridal shop owner Ginger McGinty excels at matchmaking unless it's for herself. That is, until she meets the dreamy Aussie who helps her get into an event meant for engaged couples. Logan Stone is sweet, caring, thoughtful and fun -- everything she desires in a man. But it turns out, her new fake fiancé could use a bit more than just a pretend engagement to get him into parties -- he needs a quick marriage to keep him in the country so he can be with his adopted special needs ...
This novel is a work of fan fiction. It is unofficial and unauthorized by Mojang AB, Microsoft Corp.
The last life-harbouring universe had collapsed. Eleven supernatural humans survived, only to be trapped in an empty void of nothingness. Lost within the strangeness and mystery of their own souls, they continued to exist as illuminations amid the universal darkness. An inextinguishable sparkle of hope that one day they would see the light again, motivated them to break through that infinite loop of nothingness and create a new ...
The New England Vampire is inspired by true events and will electrify fans of Anne Rice, Twilight and The Vampire Diaries with a fresh and unique storyline that no one is expecting!
After Cade learns that the 1888 New England tuberculosis consumption may have been a cover-up, and with his fiancee, Lexi, battling the severe disease in hospital, he must race against the clock and dig deeper for the truth in hopes of saving her.
Uncovering the truth is only the beginning though. In order to save her, Cade must find his way to ...
After Russian researchers develop a miracle cure for HIV, Trident Corporation begins the drug's beta testing in America.
Sabrina gets tangled in an international web of intrigue, as terrorists are using the project as subterfuge for an attack on American soil. Soon after, a terrorist attack rocks Wall Street. It is time for the Nightcrawler to come out again.
But this time, Sabrina's lover Hoyt is in the thick of the action. With the war between drug cartels raging around them, can Sabrina bring the criminals to justice - and ...
Genre: Teen & Young Adult
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"That was definitely hot," I said, propping myself up on an elbow to look at him, "going all 'Christian Grey' on me like that."
"Who?" he asked, totally clueless...
I wasn't prepared for what was in store for me when I took a summer position at Sinclair Stables before my junior year of college. After all, it could only help with my chosen field of equine studies, right?
My first encounter with Trey Sinclair wasn't a pleasant one to say the least. I didn't realize he was taking time away from his law firm in Atlanta to oversee his ...
Breathtaking suspense unraveling at train-wreck speed, in an unforgettable collection.
Sometimes the only way to do the right thing is to break the rules.
Love, Lies, and Murder is a collection of 19 short stories that explore the extremes of human emotion and the conflicts that result. Every story will leave you tense and breathless as the characters race to a conclusion that is as unexpected as it is satisfying.
Intense and gripping, each story features a hero that seeks justice and the triumph of good over evil by whatever ...
Follow the story of Father Andrew Steel Mystic, Priest, as he solves supernatural crimes against the Church. An Occult thriller set in Scotland with gritty, modern themes throughout. Book one starts in a new town in central Scotland with a priest lying in a pool of his own blood. The journey has just begun.
For generations one family has been haunted by something... something that stalks. It sees and listens, it watches and follows. In the shadows and mist it waits, to take you, to hurt you, perhaps to kill you. If it doesn't kill you, you'll wish it did. A creepy, suspenseful saga of family, horror, and mystery, this is one story sure to leave you frightened of the woods at night, fog, and all things tall and slender.
Second Edition - Republished by Red Cape Publishing
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Colors in Darkness, the premiere online site for dark fiction authors of color presents its first anthology!
Amid the upheaval of the 1960s, the Kretcher Motel opened in a poor, desolate part of Atlanta. It still serves its original purpose: to lure those souls who are lost, who are troubled, who are evil... to itself. Check in to view these thirteen dark tales of horror, betrayal, fear, and wickedness, all featuring characters of color. You may never want to leave.
The Thing in Room 204 - C.W. Blackwell
Karma Suture - Tawanna ...
What's the point of making a New Year's resolution when weeks later your life goes to the toilet anyway?
Sixteen-year-old Tatum Duncan's life has turned upside down. Her best friend and grandmother has died, her mother is threatening to send her to an all-girls school for defending herself against a bully, and her abusive boyfriend nearly kills her. 1989 isn't turning out to be her year.
But just when it seems like all is lost, Tatum is saved by Zach Bertano, her longtime friend and secret crush. Her dormant attraction to him ...
Genre: Coming of Age
/ Length: 272 Pages (1,955 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Oct 20th, 2020
When Marlie attends a cadaver ball at Vanderbilt Medical School, she does not expect to actually see any cadavers. Or, that a strange apparition would issue her such a chilling message. Despite the cadaver's warning, a year later Marlie is married to Tennessee state senator, Daniel Cannon, and living in a plantation-style mansion with two step-sons. Add to the mix her growing suspicion that something is amiss with the death of Daniel's first wife, Gentry, and newlywed Marlie is definitely in over her pretty Yankee head.
What begins ...
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William Somerset Maugham (1874 - 1965) was a British playwright, novelist and short story writer. He was among the most popular writers of his era and reputedly the highest paid author during the 1930s.
Table of Contents:
A Man of Honour (1903)
Lady Frederick (1912)
The Explorer (1912)
The Circle (1921)
Caesar's Wife (1922)
East of Suez (1922)
Genre: Humor & Satire
/ Length: 1,016 Pages (1,119 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Oct 20th, 2020
Their love might stand a chance if he wasn't bound by duty to kill her.
Two years ago, Evie's world was shattered by the revelation that not only are monsters are real, she is one. Worse, her high school sweetheart, Clay, was a hunter sworn to kill all monsters. She had no choice but to run.
As far and fast as she could.
Now, Clay is back and they are stuck on opposite sides of a war with no end in sight.
Rather than dealing death, he arrives with flowers and an attempt to reignite their forbidden romance. Being with him will ...
/ Length: 257 Pages (1,828 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Oct 20th, 2020
The ancient Nacian Empire is gone, and in its place, a shell of a kingdom lives in exile off the coast of their former glory. King Lucan ascends the throne unprepared and unwilling to meet the challenges ahead. Lucan has assumed power only after his brother, the capable and charismatic Vespasian, was brutally blinded and forced to abdicate the throne. With the help of his older brother, Lucan must navigate an ever-growing web of politics and schemes, face off against enemies both foreign and domestic, and learn to govern greater than ...
/ Length: 468 Pages (3,520 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Oct 20th, 2020
The year is 1960. Life is comfortable for Maeve Noland, pampered wife of the president of the Boston longshoremen's union. Her daughter and son have begun to forge independent lives and she anticipates spending more time alone with her husband -- still the most attractive man she's ever known. Her husband dies suddenly. When a disturbing claimant to his estate appears, Maeve risks personal and financial ruin to salvage her children's inheritance and her family's reputation.
Genre: Family Life
/ Length: 281 Pages (1,264 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Oct 20th, 2020
A mysterious death. A depraved secret. The ruthless Chinese mafia. Murder is never simple.
When the young husband of a wealthy California heiress is found dead on his yacht, private investigator Raja Williams and his tech-savvy partner, Vinny Moore, head to Los Angeles. Their investigation leads to a human trafficking ring, the Chinese mafia, and a cover-up that may go as high as the governor's mansion.
As more bodies pile up, Raja and Vinny find themselves targeted by a powerful enemy with much to hide, and must race to uncover ...
When the mutants' survival is threatened, will Isabella risk it all for the man she hardly knows or stay underground protected?
Fifty years ago the Earth died. The Earth is now a fertile but dangerous jungle world. Wildlife has prospered although often in oddly altered forms. Survivors live in underground shelters waiting generations for the environment to become safe enough to emerge. Above ground, the radiation and poison has mutated the few humans that are left, but they do their best to survive for the 20 to 22 years they might ...
Previously published as Marduk's Tablet
What if the legend is true?
Emilie Nazzaro saw her father's obsession with an ancient Babylonian tablet lead to his betrayal and murder. Now, she's been charged with deciphering the symbols on this centuries-old piece of clay and its legendary omen of healing power.
But others are desperate to get their hands on the tablet, too, and Emilie must first separate well-meaning friends from lethal enemies.
On a harrowing journey through Israel and into ancient Babylon, she uncovers the secrets ...
"Downfall" is book #1 in the Systemic series.
Something terrible is breeding in the mountains of northwest China... a virus so infectious, its symptoms so overwhelming that its mortality rate is almost absolute. The "Su flu" as it eventually becomes known, quickly ravages the body of its host, killing it within just days, and worse yet, it's gone airborne. Just weeks after making its appearance on the world stage - the earth's population held as its captive audience - the virus has taken that stage and annihilated nearly all its ...
Her magic makes her an outcast. Controlling it might mean the end of her whole world.
Alaysha can kill with a mere thought. She's a water witch, a unique young woman with magic that can control the element with such precision it dries living things to mere husks. But it's also a power she can't control. And that makes her even more deadly.
Forced to live on the fringes of her village, she's an outcast who is feared and loathed. Her war-mongering father uses her as a weapon to conquer more and more lands. She's desperate to earn his ...
Genre: Mythology & Folk Tales
/ Length: 195 Pages (1,941 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Oct 20th, 2020
"No Place Like Home. As a military brat, the story theme about seeking a place to finally call home really resonated with me. Once again, loved the characters and can't wait to read the next book by Amber Grace!"
Mia Harte, grieving, alone and unanchored following her mother's death, abandons her high-profile professional life and returns to the small-town home of her childhood. In West Falls, chief of police Luke Baker, a life-long resident of the close-knit community, bursts into her life unexpectedly, humiliating her and indelibly ...
The Headless Fountain Man
A simple photo. A quick snap shot. One woman's perfect picture is about to become her scariest nightmare.
Devil at the Wheel
A Joyride in a Chevy Chevelle. The car was just sitting there for the taking. What could possibly go wrong? Vinnie and Mike are about to find out what can and will go wrong once they turn the key. Evil awaits. Ride shotgun if you dare.
Fear of the Scarecrow
A desperate and angry man is hungry for revenge. He seeks out justice in a most unlikely way. Sometimes justice comes with a ...
Genre: Short Stories
/ Length: 98 Pages (2,185 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Oct 20th, 2020
When fifteen-year-old Abel discovered Ferryl Shayde, the disembodied sorceress, and freed her from her 200 years trapped in a pit, he never bargained on finding out about magic. Though when she moved into his tattoo and began the lessons, it all seemed like a lot of fun for him and his friends. They even added just a little magic to the board game Abel and his two best friends were developing. But magic is everywhere and a hint is enough to lead some people into casting their first glyph.
A growing number of beta players, fellow ...
/ Length: 335 Pages (4,228 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Oct 20th, 2020
Genoa, 1343. A plague ship quietly slips into the harbor bound from Cathay by way of Calla, a city under interminable siege from Tatars, who use assault tactics that include catapulting putrid, disease-ridden corpses over the city walls. These bloated bodies crawl with infected fleas. The fleas teem with bacteria. Thus, upon the flesh of these hapless refugees, bubonic plague arrives in Europe. Millions will soon die.
This is the history we know. The truth is certainly not so obvious, and humankind will never definitively know how ...
The Collectorsby Megan Easley-Walsh(New Historical Fiction) Price verified 19 hours ago
Inheriting a secret was just the beginning... From the best-selling author, an all new Historical Mystery with London High Society Romance!
In London High Society in 1872, teen Amelia Borchardt inherits a seat among a secret society. They call themselves "The Collectors".
For centuries, they have kept secrets to protect their way of life, their ideals, and England itself. Now someone is watching them, an interloper rises from among the group and Amelia's life is thrown into chaos when everything she thought she knew is challenged ...
Dick and Jane go deeper into the hallucinatory world of the Cretans. The treasure that they seek is hidden, and only Princess and Real Money know how to find it. As the bond between Dick and Jane grows stronger, they must navigate a world of heavy characters, cash and mind-altering drugs. When they begin to realize that they have never truly had free will, their world descends into a kind of madness from which there may be no recovery.
Only in America can a jobless PE teacher end up as an event planner and help law enforcement take down a sex trafficking ring as well as a Mexican drug cartel's operation into the US. While working undercover at a men's health spa in southern Arizona, Molly McGuire encounters most of what the sordid side of the human race is capable of.
The Spa is full of fast moving action, as well as there is illicit sex, romance and great humor peppering the action. Enjoy the story as Molly and Jake take you on an adventure.