A riveting novel set in ancient Egypt's early nineteenth dynasty
At the beginning of King Seti's third regnal year, the aspiring architect in the making Siamun sets out from his hometown Iunu in order to join the royal architects. In doing so, he hopes to make the most of his exceptional talent and the knowledge he has acquired during his studies in the temple of Ra. While Siamun pretends to be the son of a lesser architect, he anxiously guards the secret of his true parentage which must never be unravelled.
Sooner than expected, ...
FEAR THE DAYLIGHT
Without warning or explanation, an extended solar flare bombards the earth and doesn't stop, making each day a battle for survival.
The sunlight blinds and burns instantly, and then kills within minutes. The radiation has also destroyed all of the earth's circuitry, leaving the nights dark and dangerous.
TWO FIND HOPE AMIDST THE CHAOS
Two survivors, a thousand miles apart, each hear a rumor of a distant safe haven that can withstand the sun. Zeke is a silent wanderer, Ash is a brilliant young man hiding a painful ...
A century after the witch trials, Salem is still not without its witches.
Alice Jacobs doesn't believe in ghosts... until her daughter is taken by one. When her husband disappears while investigating a series of strange and terrible incidents in the bustling seaport of Salem, Alice is forced to bring her young daughter, Abigail, along from Boston while she takes up the search. But she soon learns of a terrible prophecy that has the entire town bracing for nightfall: one hundred years after being hanged for witchcraft, the vengeful ...
In elementary school Dale and Wren were best friends who stuck together and shared everything. When they were in high school they saw something they weren't supposed to see, and they vowed never to speak of it to anyone. Decades later a funeral brings them together again in Sunny Creek, the small town in northern California where they grew up, and they fall back into the easy trust and companionship of childhood. They know they must discuss what happened the summer they were fourteen, but will they have the courage to face their ...
Genre: Family Life
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All the ingredients of classic chick lit, told from the perspective of the Gay Best Friend.
There's a fine line between being quirky and being downright weird, and Lou had unknowingly crossed it years ago...
Twenty-nine-year-old Lou Lawrence has been coasting through life. He resides at the family home in the small town of Crockham for £40 a week and changes jobs whenever the going gets tough. But the one thing that doesn't come easily to Lou is his relationships with men.
Lou believes that all his problems will disappear when ...
How much do you remember about your early childhood?
Beth Anne Evans remembers the fish nibbling at her legs in the swimming hole, the brown eyes of the calf at the farm up the road, and the scent of her mother's perfume... But she has other memories too, like the roar of the car engine after bedtime, the heat of the flames when her father's store burned down, and the pallor of her sister's face after the VW bus went off the road...
Set in rural America in the 1970s, this fictionalised memoir beautifully observes and recreates an ...
Be consumed in Swallowed by the Beast. Monsters, and ghoulies, and beasts, oh my!
Cleanliness is Next to... by Robert Tozer
Maggot by Arnaldo Lopez Jr.
Mowgli Encounters a Bear by Carey Azzara
Vegas Demon by June Lundgren
Night Songs by Anthony V. Pugliese
Mysterious Mind by Amy S. Pacini
The Last of the Siamese Tigers by Danny Campbell
Interview with Bigfoot by Lila Pinord
Bump by Dave Suscheck, Jr.
Ninette: The Lair by Linda Jenkinson
The Emporium by L. H. Davis
A Clinical Case by Alex Winck
Devil Dogs by Joanne Magnus ...
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The Battle of Crow Hill.
At the top of the hill stand the Warlock and his legions of trolls, armed and armoured, roaring their challenge to the world.
At the bottom, loiter a bloke from the pub, an elderly wizard with just two sorrow excuses for spells, and an Amazon whose squirrel skin furs are so skimpy that even her own tribe have turned their slender backs upon her.
The fate of the known and the unknown universes rest upon their sagging shoulders.
As always, the three friends must run like buggery just to stay alive. ...
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All families have secrets. Only this family's past is darker than most
18-year-old Clara is trapped in an abusive life by her Pa who is hiding a dark secret. Home schooled and with no outside social contact - constantly on the move - she wishes him dead.
After they move to a small town, local youths vie for her attention against his wishes. When her Pa is found murdered by the town sheriff, the circumstances point firmly to Clara as the guilty party. Assigned to the case, a personal conflict causes Detective Alana Bossé to dig ...
When her fated dragon mate travels through time for her, a fallen Angel must learn to love him or it will mean destruction for the entire world.
The histories told of a dragon race that protected the Other Natured. I didn't believe them. Then, I found myself tending one as he slept for three hundred years.
Now, he's awake and he's roused more than just the hidden fire magick within me.
He gave me a vivid vision of the future, forever seared into my memory: our fates and our futures are linked.How am I supposed to remain ...
Boy meets girl, boy loses girl, boy blames God.
A whimsical tale of a love-starved youth who came to the United States as a grumbling child many years ago. One day, he meets a beautiful girl who really makes him feel like he's living inside an everyday paradise. She doesn't care about his looks or the depth of his pocket, and she shows him warmth and companionship unlike he's ever felt before. As time flies by, the boy swears to dedicate himself to tying the knot with her once he starts making money. However, he fails to realize ...
BRITISH SECRET SERVICE INCOMING TELEGRAM: RUSSIAN SPY... WANTS TO DEFECT... CAN ONLY BRING WIFE... CAN WE RESCUE DAUGHTER AGE ONE?
Russian KGB officer Nikolai Semenov agrees to spy for the British, as he is enraged at what Russia has done to his family. He begins passing KGB secrets to the Brits. It is 1962, and Nikolai smuggles Russian war plans for Cuba. President Kennedy needs the plans immediately, must talk.
The Russians discover his deception and kidnap him back to Moscow. But the British have a plan, terrible as it is. For ...
Dan's fingers dug deeply in the brown padded dash of the Cutlass as the speedometer inched up on sixty five miles an hour. It wasn't the speed the car was going, but the road they were on which had triggered his response. Market Street starts at the top of Twin Peaks and quickly winds downhill exactly two miles to Castro Street. The lanes are narrow with six sharp curves built around the steep hills that make up Twin Peaks. To compound the problem was parked cars protrude into the right-hand lane given any more opportunity for ...
Genre: Drama & Plays
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Can the daughter of Lucifer take down evil?
Special Agent Blake Noble's job is to protect the humans from the supernaturals, but of course things never do go as planned.
The second her superior's niece goes missing, Blake is assigned the case. She uncovers an old, dark vampire secret, and realizes it's the reason why so many of the city's citizens are disappearing.
Her sights set on a suspect, Blake goes undercover where she meets the mysterious vampire Eli. While tracking down the suspects of the abductions, Blake's determined ...
My New Year's resolution was to start exercising.
I never expected to meet the men of my dreams.
Yet now that I'm going to Rocky Mountain Fitness every day?
I'm getting sweaty with three of the sexiest guys imaginable.
Finn, the jacked personal trainer whose shorts cling to his muscular body so tightly it leaves nothing to the imagination. He stretches me out before each workout and then spots me while I lift weights, gently touching my body to arrange me in just the right position.
Max, the tall, gorgeous spin instructor with ...
"Wild Raspberries artfully captures the struggle to see clearly in the midst of loss, with well-placed comic moments to break the tension. The women's lives are woven into a plot composed of bristling encounters and whip-smart dialogue." -- Foreword Reviews
When Callie MacCallum sews her first quilt after the death of her lover Jack Sebring, she doesn't realize she'll be drawn into a Sebring family battle between his wife and daughter-in-law. She simply wants to fulfill her promise to Jack to visit their cabin in the West Virginia ...
Author Mark La Croix has left the hustle and bustle of the city and is leading a quiet life in a cabin, deep inside the Colorado Rockies. While working on his latest novel, he makes a gruesome discovery and uncovers secrets that some would want to remain dead and buried.
Soon Mark becomes a target and is forced to run for his life. The nearest town is thirty miles away, and the only way to escape is through the forest. The people chasing him are hot on his heels, and will stop at nothing to prevent him from getting out of the ...
For Blake Beck, it proves to be no ordinary day when he finds a razor blade in the morning mail. As Director of Black Ops within the CAC, Blake hardly expected the morning mail to include a letter from his boss telling him to kill himself.
The razor blade is intended to be Blake's ticket to Shades - the realm beyond life where all souls go to await their celestial paperwork. Following his instincts to save himself, Blake soon finds himself caught in the frontlines of the age-old war between Dæth, the ruler of Shades, and Mr. Ferre, ...
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Chick Lit with a twist
The only thing Josie wants for her 40th birthday is to get her girls back together.
Lana, Meredith, and Poppy have been with Josie through thick and thin -- through their tumultuous twenties, dealing with love and loss, through marriage and divorce and careers. But twenty years of friendship have begun to show some cracks and Josie knows an old fashioned girls' night out will fix them all. And then maybe they can help Josie fix her marriage.
The plan was dinner, dancing... drinking... The night starts out ...
"Dante. An essay. To which is added a translation of De Monarchia" by R. W. Church, Dante Alighieri (translated by F. J. Church). Published by Good Press. Good Press publishes a wide range of titles that encompasses every genre. From well-known classics & literary fiction and non-fiction to forgotten?or yet undiscovered gems?of world literature, we issue the books that need to be read. Each Good Press edition has been meticulously edited and formatted to boost readability for all e-readers and devices. Our goal is to produce eBooks ...
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Fifteen year old Bobby Jenkins awakes to find almost everyone dead and nothing works. He will have to find others and try to survive without any modern technology. Not only must he survive the elements, but he has to stay clear of some of the crazies that are left alive.
THE JOY OF THE LORD IS OUR STRENGTH.
Charity Joy Li lives a quiet life in a small lakeside town deep in the Missouri Ozarks. She knows that practicing dressage with her beloved horse Mariner should be a delight, but her heart can't find joy. Maybe it's because of family pressure, or jealousy, or impatience, or the rising tide of troubles that threatens to overwhelm her. And when a handsome young man shows up at the summer camp where she works, her conflicted feelings about him don't make things any easier...
As Charity grapples ...
Genre: Religious & Inspirational Fiction
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In a post-apocalyptic America where zombies move faster than those of World War Z, Gabi Halldor, a female descendant of Dracula, suffers a radical transformation and ignites the new spark in human evolution.
In this fast-moving, action packed thriller, the female superhero is relentlessly hunted by the government through Commander Wesley Rogers of the US Naval Intelligence. Intent on taking over the country by any means necessary, he collides with the Halldors only to have his Machiavellian plans violently obliterated by a ...
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A new paranormal adventure series for ages 10+, for fans of Stranger Things, Harry Potter, and Spiderwick
"A riveting great read and the first volume of author Alex Norton's new 'Witchbone' series, "The Goblin's Winter" showcases a master of the fantasy action/adventure novel who has a genuine flair for originality and a thoroughly reader engaging narrative storytelling style. Unreservedly recommended... " - Midwest Book Review
Eleven-year-old Danny Hallow accepts his life, such as it is. His father is dead, his mother is gone. His ...
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My mother trained me to kill, I just never knew why.
Turns out, vampires, werewolves, and every creature of myth is real.
The question is, why are they after us?
All I know is -- I have to protect my little sister. At all costs.
But the hidden academy we find ourselves in is not what it seems, and we have no idea who we can trust.
We ran here for safety, but will we make it out alive?
Click read for free or buy now and enter the dangerous and magical world of Alexa Montgomery.
The Emperor of the galaxy has fallen, slain at the hands of his own son.
Forced into exile, Katrijn was tasked with a mission sent to her by her father from beyond the grave: free the people of the Andlios Republic. Her biggest hurdle? First it's the assassins sent after her by the emperor. After years alone on the fringes of the galaxy, who will be there to help her dethrone the mad emperor and reclaim the throne. Then, it's dealing with her brother...
The Mad Emperor himself.
Katrijn must carve her own path forward, forging new ...
What if you found out your whole life had been an elaborate charade? Renny McGuire's past has come back to haunt her once again. Only this time, it's darker and more terrifying than before.
As secrets surface and deceptions are exposed, Renny learns the shocking truth. Her seemingly normal life has been carefully constructed in order to protect her. in uncovering the truth, Renny learns she is caught in a perilous nexus between the world she knows and a world she was never meant to discover.
As a dangerous chain of events unfold, ...
Independent Author Network 2017 Outstanding Fantasy Book of the Year winner.
A scarred soldier, a soul-broken girl and a defiant huntress. Three lives thrown together by fate, bound by destiny, hunted by magic. But time is running out.
Cara is a prisoner. The sorcerer Sidonius crippled her soul so he could one day steal her magic. Secluded in the Black Keep, she knows nothing except obedience and duty. She doesn't have the strength to leave the sorcerer until she meets the captain.
Captain Khoury is a mercenary kidnapped by ...
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A page-turning Globe spanning suspense about a young boy desperate to help his mother and younger brother -- and the unsettling consequences of how far he must go to protect them all.
The Pharoah Akenhaten, dies, leaving behind a terrible secret, and a fantastical treasure, which has lain undisturbed until now.
An enigmatic Television Archaeologist, who sells the dream of fame and glory, to Michael Cross, who is desperate to help his mother Lillian and brother Max.
Lillian Cross is a single mother, working hard to make ends meet ...
The story is fiction, but relevant to critical tipping points our civilization faces today. What is happening on Earth may be the reason we have not detected signs of intelligent life elsewhere in the Universe. Failure to resolve our problems in the next decade may seal our fate as another failed attempt for intellect to prevail over instincts.
The Journey from Instincts to Intellect is set on one of two twin planets orbiting a point between them in a solar system twenty-five light years from Earth. Both planets have habitats that ...
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41 short stories by USA Today bestselling author, J.R. Rain, including:
"Vampire Nights" - Samantha Moon meets someone unexpected on a late night trip to Denny's, someone who seems to know all her secrets and has all the answers.
"Book Burning" - Two brothers find themselves on a late-night mission to burn a legendary book of supposed dark powers.
"The Silo" - The land is dying and crops are failing. The city of Wheatopia is in the middle of the worst drought in recent memory; that is, until a city-slicker and his too-thin wife ...
One by one, stars in our galaxy are disappearing.
On Earth, a young boy watches in horror.
He doesn't yet know it, but out there in the darkness between the stars, an ancient evil lurks. One day soon they will come for us, and if unchecked, they will snuff every light in our universe... unless he alone rises to stop them.
Darkness Between the Stars - Book 1 in the Eaters of the Light series
From A Door Never Dreamed Of author - J Edward Neill
Murder Stalks Oxford's Hallowed Shrines
The ancient traditions of All Hallow's Eve come alive for Felicity in a terrifyingly personal way when Oxford's muffled bells toll another death. Can Felicity prevent the next one? This gripping contemporary suspense story, set against the background of Oxford's rich history, challenges Antony and Felicity as they face the complications of personal, family and professional demands. Could the Medieval Latin document Felicity is translating for the good sisters at the Convent of the Incarnation ...
Bronze Award Winner - Historical Romance 2015 Readers' Favorite Awards
Eva Muller and Zoe Lambros flee to Australia seeking refuge from World War II ravaged Greece. They struggle in an intolerant society whilst dealing with their haunted war-time memories and hiding their love. With the horrors of the war behind them, Eva and Zoe forge a new life together. The war is over but the shadows from their past emerge to shatter their peace and endanger their lives. They are about to find out the hard way that moving thousands of miles away ...
NOBODY NOTICED AS IT SWEPT AROUND THE GLOBE--UNTIL BILLIONS BEGAN TO DIE.
Then it got a name. The Lethargy. Everyone just gave up, all interest in life relentlessly gnawed away. Marcus was different; he became something else. Awoken. A man able to bend reality to his will and peel back the layers of the complex world he found himself alone in.
His only true desire was to help safeguard mankind's future, so The Commorancy was constructed. A fabled safe haven for those lucky enough to get an invitation after passing his strict and ...
A series starter with over 1300 five-star Goodreads ratings: Zara is a newly minted witch with a knack for attracting the spirits of the dead. When she learns a ghost is haunting her new home, she teams up with a local police detective to unravel a mystery!
Zara Riddle moved to a charming new house in a small town so her life could be simple. But now that her witch powers have kicked in, life is anything but simple. Long-lost relatives are coming out of the woodwork. It turns out the family tree is riddled with magic.
When a ghost ...
Dantalion, an immortal angel has fallen from grace and is condemned as one of seventy two hosts of demons from an ancient 17th century grimoire. He seduces a mortal college girl and practitioner of the occult, who summons his true demonic form in the Courtyard of the Undead, creating an unexplainable relationship of love, obsession, and redemption.
Dantalion Of The Goetia Legacy is a YA fantasy fiction, forbidden love story with angels, demons, the occult, and poetic verse all interlaced within this dark fantasy, a must read for ...
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When Peter Kaminski was six-years old, his mother ran away from home with a prizefighter, leaving Peter and his father, an immigrant shoemaker, to fend for themselves. From that moment, Peter's life became an uphill battle.
Growing up in Wilkes-Barre, Pa., Peter learned how to work hard and sacrifice at an early age. While his friends were playing little league baseball, taking music lessons, and swimming, Peter was busy working in his father's shoe repair shop.
When he became older, Peter's responsibilities in the shoe shop ...
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She opened her eyes squinting in time to see her husband's bare ass as James walked towards his bathroom. His bareness once a delicious sight to behold held no appeal to her anymore even though his ass was firm and hard. Maybe she was dead from the waist down now? A nice ass belonging to a shit of a man. Gabrielle hated the man that ass belonged to. Hate was really a strong word. Dislike was more like it. Distaste. Grown weary of. Desperate to get away from. Wanted to leave.
She had to go home to Hell, Michigan for Yancy, Maybe the ...
Genre: Contemporary Fiction
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Enter Brian Barr's Brutal Bazaar, a collection of horror stories compiled by the author for your reading pleasure. Grotesque and macabre, these tales will take you from an old country house with dark secrets in Lexington, SC, to a bloodthirsty maenad cult in Ancient Greece. A decapitated talking head, mad magicians, chaotic clowns, and a murderous guitar grimoire are just some of the abhorrent monstrosities you'll find in these gruesome pages.
Brian Barr's Brutal Bazaar features the 3 H's Trilogy (The Head, The House, and The Hell), ...
"Mutation is my favorite word these days. There is no other word to describe what I have become... "
They aren't human anymore, something has happened to them. Their DNA has changed leaving them something much more sinister. Do you dare find out what in Mutate? The anthology featuring the following stories and authors:
Empath by Matias Andres Bravo Jara
Squirm by Kevin S. Hall
Driven by Jonny Graham
Under the Bed by Alex Winck
Blood Pool by Katie Jaarsveld
Sticks and Stones by Mckenzie Richardson
Formula 831 Dave J. ...
The small town of Brandtville, Pennsylvania is similar to the villages that surround the area. The setting is picturesque with old farmhouses, dirt roads, covered bridges, streams. It's also rich with Native and early American history. What sets it apart is a big secret.
Jenny O'Rourke has been haunted by blurred memories of the town's dark secrets for over twenty years. Brick walls and tight lips have kept her from understanding why she was torn from her home and family in the middle of the night. And why her brother's murder was ...
A BLOOD-BORN VIRUS INFECTS MILLIONS OF PEOPLE CAUSING POST-APOCALYPTIC CHAOS.
The U.S is hit with a pandemic of biblical proportions. You might survive if you have the missing link. But most have become lost in a world of walking corpses.
Terrorists have poisoned the water system resulting in a world wide biological incident, and newlyweds Nadia and Manuel Espinosa fight to survive the aftermath of a devastating pandemic.
Faith and family provide the link Nadia has been searching for in her dreams. Now, faced with a quest to ...
Genre: Religious & Inspirational Fiction
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Charlie Jingle was a well-regarded farmer and family man who got pushed to the edge of madness by the callous murder of his family by three men. Charlie knew these men along with their commander Colonel Johns. He met the conniving bunch during the Civil War while serving as a Union spy Charlie had caught them stealing a gold shipment.
Spotted in the open Charlie flees for his life. His fate is sealed by a desperation shot that struck Colonel Johns in the hip wounding him grievously. This put an end to the pursuit at that time but not ...
A tender tale of an everlasting love that defies all odds.The Guilty Woman
In the spring of 1939, Francesca Thompson meets bad boy Tommy Scott. Her attraction to Tommy is instant, as was her father's dislike of him and their blooming romance. A top criminal lawyer, Peter Thompson, knew Tommy's type: reckless and lawless. Worse than that, Peter knew of the brutal crime Tommy committed, and of his incarceration as a result of it.
Determined to keep his daughter from Tommy's reach, Peter Thompson talks Francesca into studying at ...
The Green War has ended. Lilah Corlin made sure of that when she lit the world on fire. The cities and towns along the coasts were reduced to ash. Radiation soaked Deadlands fill the middle of what was once a great nation. Queen Corlin rules it all along side the monsters who crawled out of the darkness to guide her as she builds a new world on the backs of people like me. I have been turned into something else, something I no longer recognize when I look in the mirror. They say humans are dying out and what remains is only a shadow ...
Ranbir Mithal is the CEO of the Mithal Corporation. He is your typical cold hearted and ruthless businessman Who didn't care about anything or anyone and always got what he wanted. Except for one thing he wanted the most, the love of his life. One phone call turned his entire world upside down for good or at least that's what he believed.
Sapna had got her heart crushed by the last person she had ever expected. Leaving her with nothing but a broken heart and two beautiful twin boys. Now five years after leaving her past behind she ...
Things aren't going at all like Wilhelmina had planned...
Showing up at her significant other's office to surprise him with a romantic getaway for two, she finds herself on the receiving end of one, instead.
Hurt, betrayed, pissed off and single Wilhelmina decides to take the trip alone, have her own holiday for one.
Things go from bad to worse for Mina when her ex shows thinking to reconcile, but can't take no for an answer. In the midst of all this, something large, white, hairy and completely Abominable drops in uninvited. ...
Phil Tarsus is a dreadful instrument of State justice. He's an Inquisitor, a man who makes a living rooting out and executing those people who have been charged with treason. Guilt or innocence mean little to him--he has quotas to fill after all. Yet when he unwittingly stumbles upon a secret involving someone high up in the new American government, he becomes a target himself. Unfortunately for Phil, there's nowhere to run that the government can't find him.
In the year 2122, in the perfect state of America, the government owns ...
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"You never have to be without me, Laney, never."
Evan's words- Evan's lies- rang hollow in my head as I left for college.
And though change is an inevitable, scary part of life, just lying in wait around the corners and milestones you thought you had a lock on, there's no way I could've known just how much change, that would never change back, I was driving right toward.
But... by shutting the door to my old life, the door to my new one opened- and in strolled Dane Kendrick, awakening the wildest of dreams, delights, and ...
Genre: Coming of Age
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This novel is a stand-alone work of fiction.
The Dust Bowl 1936-Battered and near death, Billie Bassett gazes up at the stars from the door of a boxcar wondering if she can go on. Yet, in spite of the violence and privation riding the rails, she endures and becomes one of the finest photojournalists in the nation.
From humble beginnings in an Indian boarding school in Minnesota to high society in New York City, Billie experiences it all. Her pioneering camera work attracts the attention of a group of elite New York journalists who ...
Magic and miracles... satanic evil and everlasting love...
'An excellent story... absorbing... keeps one reading on eagerly.' Andre Norton
Amid the colourful bazaars and dangerous alleyways of the legendary city of Marrakesh, the poet, Daniel, rescues the woman of his dreams.
But she is not just his one true love...
Siana is the daughter of the desert and descendant of the last of the fabled forty thieves of Ali Baba.
Together, they set off to find the legendary treasure the Eye of Paradise, certain that no one can stand in ...
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Death wears a red dress.
FBI Special Agent John Treehorn arrives in an isolated oil boomtown after a wolf uncovers a woman's frozen hand grasping an FBI badge and a final request, "Call FBI Agent John Treehorn". He doesn't know the victim or why she summoned him, but he answers her call.
As Treehorn hunts for the Navajo engineer's killer, his fellow agent Raven Shelly searches for a missing prostitute in the same crime-afflicted town. When a red dress worn by one woman is found to belong to the other, the two cases merge as one, ...
Genre: United States
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The old west is brought back to life in this must-have collection of western adventures by bestselling author John Russell Fearn.
When Brad Morrison stops by the Yellow Nugget saloon, he seems like just another prospector looking for gold.
But for a simple man, Brad sure finds a lot trouble for himself.
Getting on the bad side of Black Joe, who all but runs the town, is a mistake.
Getting on the good side of Joe's beautiful fiancée, Betty Tarrant, is even worse.
But with the prospect of gold up for grabs, Brad ...
On one of the infinite Earths floating through the vast multiverse, a set of random acts of violence inadvertently alters the planet's destiny, nudging it onto an intersecting course with our own. The strange but familiar planet is whisper close, invisible to the eye, and impossible to touch; it hovers just beyond the reach of our senses, but it is a constant companion and shifting ever closer.
It begins with war, the collapse of a nation, and the execution of two families. The brutal nature of the murders, orchestrated by the ...
Living on opposite sides of the world, big dreams, and looming dark shadows, lead them all toward... Lights! Camera! Hollywood!
When running to her future and trying to escape their past, only one place will do. Destination? Hollywood!
For fans of The Only Woman in the Room (Marie Benedict)
In 1938, nineteen-year-old Vivian Harris's mother wants her to get married and have a family, but Vivian's seduced by someone else entirely: Hollywood. Yearning to trade in farm dust for stardust, she sets out to seek her future. On the other ...
Genre: World Literature
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A shadow has fallen on Belvent...
Solange Belvent is a determined and outspoken young woman - particularly for one of noble birth.
Her late father - the well-loved Odo St. Florent - embarked on a Crusade to free the holy lands from the infidels, only to die in glorious battle.
And in his place, the hawk-eyed Mehun de Mowbrai weds her widowed mother, Petronillia.
A cruel and greedy man, Solange has no doubts that he only did so for her father's wealth and lands.
Her only hope is that her betrothed, Raoul de ...
The Valdier, Sarafin, and Curizan Lords had children who just cannot stop getting into trouble! There is nothing as cute or funny as magical, shapeshifting kids, and nothing as heartwarming as family.
As the night of the Halloween festival draws closer, the dragonlings, Roam, and Alice discover that the Queen of the Demented Symbiots plans to capture the newest babies and take them to the land of Halloween! With their parents busy organizing the huge festival, the dragonlings and their friends are left with no choice but to prepare ...
What would you do if in order to save all humanity, only one man had to be sacrificed... and that one person were you?
As the fear of nuclear attack becomes more real than ever, the key to saving everyone's lives lies in the courageous relationship between a shy teenager and his loyal dog.
Our planet is on the verge of World War III and a cloud of paralyzing fear is drifting in the air.
While the leaders of the free world try to find a solution to the continuing crisis, the voice of The Prophet -- a mysterious figure that has ...
They steal people; farm them in the bowels of the earth like cattle, leaving little hope for humanity to survive. Against the odds, Althea fights to stay alive, and in the process, finds an undesirable named Loki to help her before it's too late. (BOOK 1)
Picture human life with no more value than domestic cattle. Then imagine finding your life partner in that setting. This story has two main characters. The first is Loki, a non-human healer. He's made the mistake of his life, and now must pay, unjustly ...
The journey ends with Seeking Redemption.
The de Gourgues family faces a new evil in book three. A stranger visits Robert with an ultimatum that may save himself - his family.
Robert needs to atone and get back his family's trust. He had put them in jeopardy, and they were nearly killed when they had come face to face with the real monster behind Tom Bennett, the man who had once been his friend and mentor. False ideas had been pumped into his mind by his father's enemy, but now that the truth is revealed, and Robert realizes the ...
A VIRUS HAS AFFECTED MILLIONS OF PEOPLE IN THIS POST-APOCALYPTIC WORLD. (BOOK 2)
The earth is ravaged with sickness, and the post apocalyptic world is proving a difficult place for Nadia to survive. Left to fend for herself in the bitter cold prairie winter, she finds refuge in a survivalist's camp, only to discover it isn't what it seems. A quest for a cure, and a surprise that will change her life, she continues her journey through a new land to purge the demons that have been after her from the beginning. (Book two in the Blood ...
Genre: Religious & Inspirational Fiction
/ Length: 309 Pages (547 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Oct 27th, 2020
Lemhi County Sheriff Coal Savage has realized a little too late that while losing marine and army buddies in Vietnam was bad, it feels a lot worse when the victims are murdered in cold blood--and they are right in the home town where he is sheriff.
Now he is dealing not only with a rebellious fifteen-year-old daughter and a hard-edged but beautiful woman who seems to think he's the scum of the earth, but he is running a race against time to stop a killer who wants him dead.
Everyone believes the killer is Bigfoot Monahan, the ...
On the day before Winston Trout's wedding, his best men, 6 childhood friends from pre-school, will have difficulty getting to the church on time. One is in jail, arrested for murder. Two others have been hauled in by investigators from the SEC on charges of insider trading. A fourth is in Puerto Rico with a new love before he must return to duty as a Navy Seal in Afghanistan. The fifth, a gay man, is being tempted to switch sides. The sixth is trying to keep his promise to Winston to have all these men at the church on time.
Isavel has seen what comes after death, and wishes it on no one. Now a miracle-ridden instrument of absent gods, she must try to seal the barrier protecting the mortal world from body-stealing ghosts. But miracles and heroism push her further and further from the life she wanted for herself, far enough she fears becoming utterly lost to her humanity.
And the ghostly invasion is not what it first seemed. Ada now knows her fool ancestors ruined the very world these spirits are trying to escape, and if the mortal army has its way, ...
The moon glimmered brightly that Seattle October night. Magical; cold, crisp and clear -- as it almost never was. Streams of miniscule princesses, pirates and even oversized vampires trekked to Savannah Wentworth's historic estate. She would log 2,100 pieces of candy before closing the door for the last time. It was sold, the ancestral home; papers would be signed the following day. She didn't have to pass out candy, or face curious neighbors... or make dozens of candied apples or litter the front porch with pumpkins and hay bales. ...
Framed for murder on a fringe outpost, a ragtag mercenary crew must find the truth before bounty hunters take their lives.
With his crew, Davin has to find out what happened and why, all the while outrunning merciless authorities and powerful people that would like it very much if the Wild Nines just dropped dead.
But Davin has a habit of disappointing people who wish him harm, and he's not going to stop until he clears his crew's name, and makes sure the ones who crossed his crew wish they never had.
Wild Nines is the first novel ...
Hollywood, 1937. Experience the day-to-day lives of those who made movies from January 1 to midnight of the New Year. The hilarious antics of John Barrymore, the troubling drug addiction of Judy Garland, the dramatic paternity trial of Clark Gable, and the heartbreaking, untimely death of Jean Harlow. These are the stories of those who lived to tell us stories. They were the Yarn Spinners.
To Vex a Viscount
At a scandalous house party, Lizzie Doherty recognizes the masked Lord Hugo Wakely. One impromptu kiss leaves her wanting more. If he's willing...
To Dare a Duchess
An indiscretion tore Nina and Byron apart. Now back in London, free from restraint a love affair ensues. But for how long when secrets still remain.
To Marry a Marchioness
Newly appointed Marquess, Marcus Duncan is thrown into the path of his cousin's widow. Henrietta instantly charms him, and now he wants her for himself.
/ Length: 434 Pages (3,472 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Oct 27th, 2020
As a single 21-year-old,Bess Parker ventured forth alone, which was virtually unheard of in 1908, into far southwestern North Dakota to establish a homestead, where she became a successful rancher. Her journey demonstrated her strength and steely will as it was filled with challenges and heartache. After kicking her drunk and abusive husband to the curb in 1916, Bess found herself raising four small children alone in a sod house on the pioneer prairie.
Bess II: Into the Wind continues Bess' story through the First World War, the ...
Rudely yanked from cryo-sleep to find herself among a crew of modded humans in deep space, and on a burning spaceship, no less, Daisy's world just got a whole lot more complicated. And it was only going to get worse.
As if the creepy cyborg and the mechanically-enhanced human crew weren't bad enough, what was supposed to be a simple flight home to Earth was going horribly wrong. A deadly plot was unfolding. One that could jeopardize the entire human race. And Daisy found herself stuck in the middle
It wasn't her job, saving the ...
Within uncharted forest, where ancient magic keeps the night sky ever-present, stands Tenebrae Manor. Within its dusky walls dwell beings of macabre whimsy, headed by the pedant demon, Bordeaux, and the hedonistic gorgon, Lady Libra. These apparitions are content to live out their eternity in the half-lit gloom; that is until the arrival of a certain uninvited guest - a live human being - imperils the concealment of Tenebrae Manor and the livelihood of its residents. And in the forest surrounding a new threat emerges - a threat that ...
/ Length: 540 Pages (515 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Oct 27th, 2020
TWILIGHT & PHANTOM OF THE OPERA
If only Reina Caraway could stop waking up in vineyards with bruises on her back and bloody roses and corpses at her feet!
As the only human in a secret society of vampires and werewolves prophesied to rule both races, Reina has more than her fair share of pressure. Add her growing supernatural abilities, a stalker murderer able to cloak her scent, two rival vampires training while competing for her heart, and even the Queen enlisting her aid, it's just another typical day in Le Couvènte.
/ Length: 328 Pages (4,739 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Oct 27th, 2020
Book Two of the Silver City Trilogy
Son of the sorcerer Ansaryon, Bron can find no peace. His soul has been won by the wolf god and the wolf's thirst for death boils up inside him every time the magic threatens to break free.
To escape his destiny, Bron runs away from his father and into a world teeming with exotic people, new experiences and terrible danger. He finds hope in the love of Mallaso, a woman who carries the pain of her slaughtered people. But with her he also finds that he can never escape the curse of who he is and ...
/ Length: 570 Pages (4,240 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Oct 27th, 2020
What am I to you Neveah?
Neveah sighed, feelings falling over her that she'd never felt before. She looked at him. The man that had taken her heart and her freedom and she smiled.
For Emory life was good. He'd been able to leave the drug game behind and make a name for himself. One that would make his parents proud. One phone call changed his life and in an instant he was back to his old ways. Only it was a different game.
Neveah lived a good life. She had all of the things that a woman could want but something was ...
Genre: African American
/ Length: 305 Pages (2,158 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Oct 27th, 2020
When danger surrounds her, a mysterious man is her only hope...
A funeral takes place under London's rainy skies. Lavinia Bronson's heart mourns for the loss of her beloved father and the bleak future that her mother is planning for her.
But a mysterious man comes to upset the quiet procession and stir up scandal. Lavinia will be unable to forget his warnings... or his fathomless blue eyes.
As secrets and lies weave a dangerous web around her, Lavinia will have to learn who to trust and who to fear... and risk her heart to an ...
He's a firebrand. She's been burned by love.
Fashionista Caelen Calvo has no job, a married ex-boyfriend, and a massive headache from all the drama. After she and her sisters inherit a bankrupt charm school, they decide to teach naughty, after-hour classes to keep the doors open. Caelen has to instruct the first class on Oral Pleasure. Oral... what? She has four days to research techniques like The Ball Juggler and the Long Lick Goodnight, plus find a man to be her temporary guinea pig. So why can't she get bull-headed, arrogant, ...
A new, standalone contemporary romance.
"If opposites attract, then I am nothing. Because you, you are everything."
There's no easy road traveled to such an intense sentiment, one I never dreamt I'd feel...
But I also never planned on Cannon Blackwell climbing aboard my tour bus.
A triumphant story of the spirit
This is for anyone who thinks teaching's a cushy job, who thinks teachers are only in it for the money. Pat Riordan's in it for the kids.
Can Pat Riordan put aside his own sense of loss to inspire his students to rise above theirs?
Together with other school staff, Riordan works to bring structure and inspire hope, unraveling the troubles and trauma behind disruptive behaviors and learning delays. When their emotionally-responsive tactics are criticized by district leaders for being too gentle, ...