A fortune hunter, a witch, a mad scientist, a homicidal ship's captain and a megalomaniac. Not much in common except that, in 1854, as each one tries to control their own destiny, they will all permanently alter the lives of the others. Unfortunately each one's future depends on possessing The Seal, and all of their futures depend on one or more of their adversaries dying. The mad scientist, Hansenger has unwittingly unleashed a source of power that will eventually eat up their world and destroy the remaining seven surviving witches. ...
IN A WORLD WITHOUT MONEY, THE FIGHT TO SURVIVE BEGINS...
The economy crashed, the country is floundering, and Carrie Ashworth struggles to keep her siblings alive. She has two jobs in her newly-formed, newly-outlawed clan: grow crops to feed thirty-six people and maintain contact with Oliver Simmons, their local patrolman. Carrie's life is almost content when Greg Pierce shows up. A man with the ambition to help them survive.
A man determined to hate her.
Citizens of Logan Pond is a dystopian trilogy that follows Carrie and her ...
It's not easy being an out-of-work spy---especially when you're on a hit list or two. When Rulon saves a Russian agent from a gang, he has no idea that the consequences will be the deadliest he's ever faced. With the help of his Swiss punk wife, Rulon must once again save the world in this thrilling adventure.
Tyler Chambers doesn't have to look for trouble, it finds him. He is not happy when his assignment is switched from living a carefree life sailing around the South Pacific to working in a stressful environment in the cold, wet climate of Scotland.
Darcy Novak is an ambitious, cultured woman trying to make it in a man's world. She's determined to prove she can cut it as an officer in charge of repairing nuclear submarines, despite some colleagues' negative attitudes and wanting her to fail. What she needs is an ally.
Tyler's efforts ...
His son... a stranger... now dead.
Desperate to rediscover his estranged son, Marshall Sawyer agrees to finish the autobiography Harrison began before his untimely death. But the passages described in the book do not match the life Marshall remembers with his son. Together with his daughter-in-law and a professional football player friend, Marshall embarks on a journey to find out the truth. What happened to the boy in the missing years after Harrison ran away at age fifteen and his marriage years later? As he begins to investigate, ...
From USA Today Bestseller Wendy Vella comes an exciting Regency series about legend, love and destiny, with a hint of magic...
Legend says the Sinclairs heightened senses are a result of a long ago pact between them and the powerful Raven family. To Honor and Protect is their creed, but the current Duke of Raven doesn't make their task easy.
Arrogant and aloof, James, Duke of Raven, is determined to forge his own path and to hell with folk tales that his ancestors created. But when the breathtaking Eden Sinclair saves his life by ...
He will do anything to protect her... even if it means breaking her heart.
Combat veteran Gabriel Noble survived the war overseas, but the stoic Baine International security specialist is in for the fight of his life when he's tasked with bodyguarding beautiful lingerie designer Evelyn Beckham.
RUN TO YOU is a sizzling, emotional new standalone contemporary romance set in Lara Adrian's bestselling 100 Series story world. Swoon-worthy HEA, and no cliffhanger!
Once a celebrated model, Evelyn Beckham dominated the fashion runways of ...
"Revenge is very good eaten cold"
For most people food serves a purpose and the purpose isn't complicated. You eat it. But for Etta Capstone it's not that simple. An excellent cook and the owner of a successful restaurant on the Texas frontier, she's had years to perfect other uses for food besides the obvious. Food as shield. As wall. As love letter. As peace offering. Food as life -- well, half a life, anyway.
Etta's not like other women. She's been frozen in the past, frozen heart and soul for a long time, captive to memories of ...
Tara North is living the dream. Almost. Her new life in the idyllic small mountain town of Big Spruce, Washington is thriving, and she has found real love at last with striking Native American Shasta King. But something valuable is missing: her loyal, crazy, New York friends, Giselle and Simon.
When a new business venture provides an exciting opportunity for Giselle to join her, and an unexpected, melodramatic reaction from Simon brings all three friends back together again, Tara feels complete once more. Just when things seem to be ...
It is early 2001 and club culture has reached the absolute peak of worldwide popularity. Sam Bradley, along with his friends and millions of others across the planet regularly drop ecstasy to dance, gurn and retch their way through a weekend.
But Sam has problems. He's stuck in a dead-end job, out of money and his sex-life is non-existent. The local drug dealer and thug offers him work, but he is just using Sam as he attempts to break the stranglehold that his bosses have over the ecstasy trade in Britain.
Simon and Tony, it would ...
THIS IS AN ANTHOLOGY OF AMISH SHORT STORIES HEADLINED BY "AMISH LOVE ON THE RUN" BY MONICA MARKS
She's on the run.
He's a broken man.
But together, they may be two piece to each other's puzzle.
Barbara Robinson is on the run from her life. She wants to start over. Driving cross-country, she winds up in an Amish town and settles in.
Once there, she meets Jacob Miller, an emotionally scarred man trying to hang on to his family business. He had no interest in a love life but the pretty brunette was out of this world. But her dark ...
Maxine "Maxie" Peterson had just turned eighteen and life was looking good when a fairy godmother she didn't know existed, one Amelia Pomeroy Fitzgerald Fantastica, abruptly dropped into her life. Literally.
Life, for Maxie, has never been the same since.
Amelia has rotten taste in clothes, a fondness for single malt scotch, and an annoying penchant for meddling where she's not wanted. As far as Maxie's concerned, her fairy godmother's "assistance" isn't wanted anywhere, at any time, for any reason whatsoever. Unfortunately for ...
A fearless detective. A stolen child. And a killer just getting started.
From USA Today best-selling author Pamela Crane comes a terrifying tale of small-town secrets and murder.
Ari Wilburn's life ended long ago -- the day she watched her little sister die in a tragic accident and did nothing to stop it. Crippled with self-blame and resented by her parents, she stumbles through life... and onto an unexpected clue that casts doubt on whether the death was accidental.
Now a psychological wreck, Ari joins a suicide support group ...
Robert is a gunman with a painful past from which he has run his whole life. He harbours secrets from his misspent youth as a gunman that keep haunting him. Now, years later, his reformed and even considered a leader in his community of ranchers.
Abigail, a girl who harbours her own secrets, disembarks from the train together with five other would-be brides. But as soon as she reaches the platform she's given terrible news that leaves her in tears, and it's up to Robert to take care of her.
Together the two have to come to terms ...
Tomorrow, the world as we know it screeches to a halt.
In a near future America pulled from today's headlines and coming apart at the seams, Turn Red Tomorrow follows an extended family and their friends as they attempt to reunite and overcome the dangers they face along the way. As the world financial system is obliterated overnight, the extensive cast of characters from all walks of life face physical, emotional, and moral struggles that test their beliefs, relationships, and will to survive.
Along the way, many of them fall in ...
Three rough alpha hockey players on the rise to stardom
One shy journalist who mistakes the interview room for the locker room...
Three powerful men.
Tall. Muscled. Dangerous.
The three enforcers of the New York Ravens hockey team.
They stare at me like I'm dinner.
Like they've been starving and I'm on the menu.
And now they are competing...
How could I choose between them?
What if I don't have to?
O Line is the complete three-part contemporary reverse harem romance. 120,000 words of hilarity, suspense, danger, and a ...
It's time to administer justice...
Agnes Carmichael is on the side of the angels, at least that's what she righteously tells herself. She pushes people to their limits as well as pushing the limits of the law, so long as they are the right, or rather the wrong, sort of people.
So, when she discovers that Geoffrey Campion, an unfaithfully married surgeon and serial philanderer, has contracted the AIDS virus from his mistress, Agnes perceives a threat to the lives of his patients and members of the community.
The arrogant Campion ...
Grieving the loss of an elder brother, the hero steps into the haunting, decaying world of the former Communist Block to try to make sense of his brother's violent death. However, following in his brother's footsteps, he is drawn into the violence endemic in the region and finds himself confronted with a fight for survival while discovering the secrets of his brother's past.
In My Brother's Shadow is a powerful novel about trauma, loss, love and redemption in the forgotten corners of the world.
Hannibal Barca has conquered Saguntum and is preparing his army to lay siege on Rome.
But an arrogant Roman Senate is dismissive of the barbarian warrior - and refuses to take any steps to protect the city.
A young man, Gaius, has been brought up as part of the Wolves of Rome, one of the most powerful and feared legions of the Empire.
As the threat from Hannibal rises, the Wolves are given orders to prepare for battle.
Meanwhile, back in Rome, Gaius has found out that his childhood sweetheart, and the love of his life, ...
TWO funny Mina Kitchen mysteries for the price of ONE? BOGO!
2 COZY COMEDY 5-STAR MYSTERIES! KITCHEN ADDICTION: Amazon "Vine Voice" 5-star review ** CHRISTMAS BIZARRE: "Reader's Favorite" 5-star review!
If you're looking for funny novels for women, packed with humor, chatty animals (in the guise of pets) -- and recipes -- look no further. Lund's cozy mystery series - Books 1 & 2 - are hilarious light hearted mysteries that blend delightful characters and great dialogue with a dash of thrillers and suspense. These cozy comedy ...
Down the Dark Path
Book One of the Tyrants of the Dead trilogy
Darkest of all dark fantasy epics.
When Andelusia leaves home in search of a better life, she accidentally plunges into the world-ending war. The deeper she falls, the more she senses the dark powers rising within her, and the more she realizes she is not so different than the enemy. Will she resist the allure of becoming an all-powerful sorceress, or will she fall into shadow?
Down the Dark Path chronicles the struggles of six individuals during the Furyon invasion ...
An anthology of Mail Order Bride & Christian Romance... Caleb Morgan explained that he was on his way back home to the Massen Valley with his daughter following a family visit. Just to fill the anxious silence, Abigail told him about how she had arranged to marry a rancher in Holmestown by mail order, and that she had brought a friend with her in the hopes of finding her someone as well.
Fortunately, the man did not ask any questions about Miriam, as Abigail was still not sure how much of the story she was able to share.
When they ...
The year is 1931. The Great Depression has not only ravaged the United States, but the rest of the world as well. Davi Fosco is a twenty-two year old recent graduate from the University of Florida. He is the son of a wealthy second generation Portuguese Brazilian family, controlled by a strict, yet loving patriarch. The last thing Davi wants in life is to marry, have a family and fall under the rules of the family business. He believes being a homosexual in 1931 poses problems where moving far away from home is the only solution.
Burnt out after years of working violent cases in East Harlem, Detective Neil Jericho transfers to peaceful East Hampton. But after the mysterious disappearance of a wealthy real estate developer, Jericho is caught in a web of intrigue and lies centering around Susannah Cascadden, the missing man's beautiful wife.
"Marks provides his intriguing principal characters with solid backgrounds without lingering too long on irrelevant minutiae, and he puts the central mystery front and center from the start. The relationship between ...
From Michael Timmins, acclaimed author who breathed new life into the shifter genre with, The Lycan War Saga, comes the first book in an amazing new series set in the captivating new world of Ismia.
An epic tale of magical swords, treacherous races and forbidden magic.
Quint Linksill is on the run. Framed for murdering his love, he now seeks the help of the Witch of Time, whose power will prove his innocence. With his unique companion, Wren, he must avoid capture from a man who hunts him for his own dark purpose.
It's Sojin and ...
Why does a tiger protect a sheep?
Retired NFL player Tank Tyler is a powerful, wealthy financial advisor -- a Tiger by anyone's definition. Tank's old college teammate Al is drowning in drugs and self-pity -- a miserable failure. Why does a winner like Tank keep bailing out a loser like Al?
When Al goes missing, Tank hires Private Investigator Chuck McCrary to find him. Chuck discovers that Tank and Al share a sordid secret that ruined Al's life and turned Tank's dreams into nightmares that still haunt him. Then Chuck learns that ...
For generations, a sentient AI has watched over the world and solved all of humanity's problems. It was an era of objectivity, social equality, and ecological recovery.
It should have been a golden age.
Now, three strangers are on a pilgrimage through the arid lonely sagelands and underpopulated cities of the Systemic era on their way to the seemingly innocuous town of Prower. There, they will uncover the secrets that lay buried beneath the town and learn the truth about their half-remembered pasts. In the end, they must choose ...
A romance author with a serious case of writer's block.
A plan to find a muse, write the book, then walk away.
But plans are made to be broken.
My name is Molly Brinks, but most people know me as Vivienne Foxx, bestselling author of chance meetings, stolen glances, and the much-needed happily ever after. At the age of twenty-nine-plus-one, I am at the top of my game... professionally.
My personal life is a completely different story, one best left untold. Success has its sacrifices and I've been more than happy to put my search for ...
Love and Purple Sea Serpents is a lighthearted, romantic comedy about the pitfalls of looking to others to make oneself happy. Like men, Jordan found the tinkling of a distant wind chime both delightful and annoying. Suddenly single, she and her best friend, Nance are learning to meet the challenge of finding love and staying true to who they are. While Laura, another character in the novel, realizes a little too late that a shotgun blast to the tailgate of her husband's truck may not have been the best way to express her emotions. ...
Science-fiction and historical facts, quantum physics, mathematics, psychology, statistics, new technologies, the origin of the universe and the origin of life, philosophical questions, esotericism, alternative medicine...
How does it all relate?
A mix between fiction and reality that awakens curiosity. A sweeping coverage of an alternative conceptualization of human experience, the nature of reality, possible futures, both personal and collective. A trip to the microcosm and the macrocosm, self-knowledge and knowledge of the ...
Two Best Friends alternating entries.
Thirty days until High School Graduation.
The rules of keeping this journal are simple:
1) You must tell your deepest, darkest secrets and emotions... leaving nothing to the imagination
2) You mustn't hide any details
3) You mustn't look at each other's entries until after graduation
What could possibly go Wright?
"Is that the first dwarves you have ever ever in your life ever met?"
"No, I know several, in truth."
"Yeah, but not a MoonHammer or a King."
"Actually, I do. Do you remember Azenairk Thalanaxe?"
"He is a Moon Hammer?! You met him!?" Alessandeir smiles with excitement, running back toward our keep, yet pausing to wait for me. I follow, listening to the faint sounds of the marching dwarves fade beyond the foothills.
"No, there is only one MoonHammer. But, I should tell you about Zens' family I suppose. For he is ...
AN ANTHOLOGY OF VAMPIRE HORROR
THE COOL DARK
"If you like the Vampire Diaries or the Vampire Academy, you'll love The Cool Dark" - Rafael Canoza
Tamara and Hannah two sisters who move into a new town where they become harassed by a gang of Goth females. Tamara is uptight and conservative... she doesn't like the group right off the bat. But Hannah gets to know one of the young women at school and starts feels their vibe. She begins to join them on their nightly hangouts... problem is.. the girls are vampires and begin recruiting ...
This runaway might want to get caught.
El Glasse's mother controls her life. What she does, who she dates, even what she's allowed to say. El only has two ways of holding onto her freedom. One is her popular anonymous blog, hidden from Mama Glasse. The other is what she so often blogs about: her feelings for Riley, the girl who works at the ice cream parlor. Riley is fierce, free, and rides a killer motorcycle, and El cannot help but love her. But Mama Glasse can never find out about her sexuality -- unless El is willing to rebel. ...
To win her love he must save her life.
Asa Thorn, Nobel prize winner doctor, vampire, has come to Seattle for a conference but stays for the beautiful woman he finds there.
Gaia Sullivan has no idea what the handsome doctor wants from her but neither can deny the devastating attraction.
Soon their relationship turns sexual and Asa lets Gaia know who he really is - and what he really is.
What Gaia doesn't know is that she is the reincarnation of the woman Asa has loved and they have met and fallen in love over and over again ...
Life is a game. A game where fortune favors the bold.
Living on the sinister streets of Jack the Rippers' London, Evie Harper is determined to survive at all costs. As Evie struggles to survive, she experiences a taste of evil. When opportunity strikes, she leaves the menacing streets behind, but quickly learns that danger doesn't just hide in darkened alleyways, it also lurks within golden cages. Despite the challenges and obstacles that block her way, Evie quickly learns that the only things in life that matter are freedom and ...
Zachary Zi traveled through time and space with the help of his Treasure-hunting Compass, which led him to the Olden World where he took over the body of a young man with the same name. The old Zachary's clan was slaughtered three years ago and his fiancee had gone missing ever since. Although he managed to survive the ordeal, his injuries had taken away his ability to cultivate anymore. Will the new Zachary be able to fit into his new life?
The Treasure-hunting Compass was a mythical artifact that could be used to release many ...
"Devonmir, there is not a worse place to be found in all of eastern Agara, son. It was in the summer of 345, at least I think that was the year. So do you remember Saberrak the Gray, the minotaur from Unlinn? He was once again a prisoner, in a foul place not far from us in fact." I speak to see if a tale of mine can stir his tired spirit enough to have a full belly before bed. My mind wanders to where I have possibly left off, a year ago.
"Yes, but I want to hear about giants, dada."
"Then listen closely, for Saberrak knows much of ...
Three-hundred years into the past, she found him...
When a gypsy hands her a medallion at a fair, Diana Huntington thinks it nothing but a trinket. Until the moment it transports her back in time and straight into the arms of a very bewildered, very handsome Highlander.
With his clan on the brink of destruction, Gordain Boyd has to find the necessary funds to save his castle. When a strange Englishwoman comes to him with an earth-shattering revelation, he strikes up a deal in order to keep her secret. There is only one problem: ...
Alex O'Riley has always tried not to fit in. In his simple life, at his tiny house, he paints quiet masterpieces while living as a hermit. But with one phone call from a brash New York lawyer, Alex learns he's inherited Castle Carrick, the grandest fortress in Northern Ireland. At Carrick, strange and dark events begin to swirl ever closer to Alex, turning his hoped-for quiet life inside out. Now, he must decide: flee from Ireland and give up his inheritance... or embrace the dark power which compels him to paint wondrous, yet ...
"Let me tell you a story, or a few, to take your mind off of these troubling things."
" I have heard your stories, some of them." She whispers.
"Is that so?" I pay little attention to her words, just the sound of her voice having a semblance of life to it between her sobs is enough for me to respond.
" Mmmm hmmm, I listen at night often , when you tell them to your son."
"I have never heard you come close to our chambers, you must be very quiet indeed."
"I am, perhaps being a widow allows me to be ignored where men would ...
Three of Chuck Mason's thrilling westerns are collected together in this special edition.
'Retired' gunman Max Kane infiltrates the legendary Cantrip gang to save the kidnapped daughter of a millionaire. He has enough to contend with when Elt Parry - who is trying to take control of the town - decides that taking down someone as notorious as Kane is just what he needs to cement his status. Soon, he finds he needs back up, but will he even have time to wait for it to arrive?
Lobo Johnson hunts only ...
Steve Lawson was passionate about his job as a police officer. He even chanced upon the love of his life Anna whilst he was conducting his duties.
This story follows Steve through nearly 20 years of police work as he gets involved in a series of complex murder investigations.
When Steve chances upon the grisly murder of Landlord, Joseph Fraser he finds himself in the middle of a major investigation. Steve's career soon takes off and he sets his sights on becoming a detective.
Steve joins Westhampton CID where he has a baptism ...
This is Part 1 of a 3 part series.
A king dies as fires burn in the distant horizon. His death leaves the small Kingdom of Rordum vulnerable in a time when one known as Hainsdyn is annihilating lands and leaving a trail of blood and smoking ruins in his wake.
The newly crowned king of Rordum sets out on a journey to find aid for his land, but to no avail. Returning to his kingdom he comes across a dying mermaid who asks him to protect her family. But how can agreeing to protect the mermaid's daughters save Rordum?
Glimpses of ...
GRAND VIEW is the third novel by bestselling author Steven Jay Griffel. Fans of his debut novel, FORTY YEARS LATER and its sequel, THE DEADLINE, will once again have the opportunity to follow Griffel's storied hero, David Grossman, during a critical time in his early life in this authentic and heartwarming coming-of-age story set in New York's Jewish Alps during one summer in the 1960s.
GRAND VIEW is a novel for anyone who has ever felt like an outsider. It's the story of a teenager yearning to belong but forced to spend most of ...
Genre: World Literature
/ Length: 372 Pages (7,453 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Sep 23rd, 2020
Meet the Trellis family: They're a little bit psychic, a little bit empathic, and completely oblivious to their special gifts.
Matilda's not your typical damsel in distress.
Bold, decisive, and unapologetically disabled, she is a self-employed strategic consultant in the liquor industry. Her reputation for success has landed her a sales opportunity to make a new brand of beer.
Tall, dark, and handsome, Jake Trellis is ready to play the role of a foul-mouthed Prince Charming.
When Matilda shows up in his office doorway, late for a ...
West's second novel in the POW/MIA Truth Series challenges readers to question everything they have been told about the Vietnam War, including the lie that "everyone came home."
1980. SITKA, ALASKA.
Nine years after his son went missing in Vietnam, Walter Greene's mind is tormented by the unknown: What happened to his boy? And why did the Department of Defense unexpectedly change his status from missing in action to killed in action without supporting evidence of death?
Having recently come across secret information that indicates ...
One year after Elizabeth Morrow has been widowed, she decides that it's time to turn a new page in her life. She needs a husband and a good father for her son, who can preserve the wealth she has inherited. Plenty of ambitious men seek to marry her only for her fortune, but Elizabeth has to make the right choice and find a tender person who will take care of her small family. Everything changes the night she is intrigued by a charming man, who despite the absence of title or fortune, helps her make the biggest decision of her life. ...
A beautiful, eighteen-year-old young lady -- Anneka Snow -- is on a journey after the tragic death of her mom. After she runs away from the only man that is supposed to always love and protect her, Anneka finds herself on a journey, trying to fight to survive. On her quest, she's met by seven different men, each with their own purpose, but her naïve spirit, enchanted beauty, and lack of life experience may be the reason her life might be spared. The men grow to love Anneka. She cleans, cooks, loves apples, and has a nurturing spirit ...
Trapped series - Episode IV: You would think that for a beautiful girl with a respected family, everything will go smoothly without a hitch. However, for Sophia, nothing is ever so easy. Her life starts to spin out of control when her ex-boyfriend, together with her sworn enemy, set her up and send her to jail. As if that's not enough, after her marriage with Colin, fate...
Maria Peterson leads an experimental new fleet of battleships and arks carrying millions of Alliance refugees out of the Colonized Sphere. Days later they exit fold space to seek refuge with their new allies: the Ferine. She arrives in time to use the lethal capabilities of her battleships to defeat the Nevargh fleet which was ready to annex the Ferine's home world of Cartise. The victory is bittersweet though as our heroes have been forced to flee from an Earth levelled by war, and have left friends and family behind.
Millions of ...
We all want to believe that Moses (Akhenaten) was left in a basket by a river, or that Jesus (Aristobulus) was born in a manger. The reality is that major characters in the Bible were almost universally royalty. The story of the historical Jesus (Aristobulus of Chalcis) and his wife (Salome Agrippa aka Mary Magdalene) and their children, Ari Loves Salome is a fascinating tale of 1st Century life in the Judaic regions of the Roman Empire. Though doubted by many, Aristobulus' marriage to Salome and rise to the northern Israel kingship ...
Genre: Drama & Plays
/ Length: 342 Pages (733 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Sep 23rd, 2020
SARAH'S TICKET TO A BETTER LIFE COMES WITH A CATCH
Sarah was overwhelmed with joy when she reads the words 'will you marry me?' in Aaron's letter. Upon arrival, however, she finally meets the man she's supposed to marry but he's burdened. She fully realizes that when he wrote "there is no greater pain than that of a man who has lost his wife" this could be something that could shape their marriage forever. She realized then that she knew very little about Aaron. She had been so eager to find someone to fill the emptiness of her life ...
In Lothlann Continent, talent in martial arts won cultivators respect. Darren Chu, a mediocre talent in martial arts, was deemed a loser by everyone. His status changed when a fireball fell from the sky and hit him on the head. He cheated death. Empowered with the ability to assimilate other creatures' talent, Darren sought to better himself and seek vengeance against those who had wronged his family, including his little sister.
"You will kneel in front of me one day," swore the future lord of martial arts.
Boone, Texas is a small town. A quiet town.
A town that, on a regular day, doesn't provide Police Chief Clyde Thomas and his hapless deputy, Patrol Officer Billy Ray Barnes, with a great deal to do. But it is not a regular day when the local preacher decides to go on a very unholy mission...
... And that makes it to the front page of the local newspaper, and all tongues around the town are set wagging...
... And a national newspaper sends a reporter, Rita Scott, who, on learning that the charred remains of a body have been found, ...
An acclaimed, award-winning thriller, published and translated around the world.
Paul Wood is a modern vagabond, a man who chooses to leave the comforts of San Francisco to spend months backpacking through some of the world's most challenging terrain. While hiking in the Himalayas, Paul gets more of a rush than he bargained for when he finds the body of a murdered hiker - mutilated in a way he has witnessed once before, in Africa, years ago and thousands of miles away.
The police in Nepal, anxious to quell a scandal, close the case ...
What does a man do when he discovers one day that nothing is left of his former life, and that he must learn to do everything from the start?
The world of Yoram Eshet-Alkalai, a young paratrooper and father of one child, is shattered to pieces during a daring commando operation behind the Egyptian army lines. He suffers a head injury, leaving him paralyzed, blind, and unconscious.
When he regains consciousness, he discovers he has lost the ability to read and write, think clearly and orient himself. His injury sends him on a journey ...
Genre: World Literature
/ Length: 340 Pages (1,599 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Sep 23rd, 2020
"You saved my life, and I owe you one. Fair and square."
"Is this how you are going to repay my kindness? By sharing my bed? In my own house?"
"Fine, then come to my place and share my bed. How's that, huh?"
People always say what the An Family is capable of is beyond imagination. However, Carla Ji has no idea it's a nightmare only dressed like a daydream until it's too late to change anything...
Vasily Pugh, writer of 'Basically Frightened', 'The Insomniacs Club' and 'Outside Looking Out', is back with a darkly humorous thriller that'll leave you stunned.
"The perfect book for fans of things that are out of the ordinary."
When Slovakian worker Eliska Hudakova is hired to work as a housekeeper to bitter academic Elizabeth Clement-Walters, she has little idea what she is letting herself in for. Exacting, critical and acerbic, the former feminist icon is determined to make the work as arduous as possible for the immigrant, ...
We knew each other, once.
They took me away from him.
Night after night, we see echoes of the past. He relives the moment I was taken from him. I relive the moment I was 'rescued.' I came out on the other side a different person. Left with no allies aside from my twin brother and our guardian fae dragons, I resigned myself to protecting the only family I had left.
Our people fear darkness and my command of it. My brother is their shining light. They think that I'll bring them ruin, that interacting with me will curse them. When our ...
Sixteen-year-old Lisa-Marie has been packed off to spend the summer with her aunt on the isolated shores of Crater Lake. She is drawn to Izzy Montgomery, a gifted trauma counsellor who is struggling through personal and professional challenges. Lisa-Marie also befriends Liam Collins, a man who goes quietly about his life trying to deal with his own secrets and guilt. The arrival of a summer renter for Izzy's guest cabin is the catalyst for change amongst Crater Lake's tight knit community. People are forced to grapple with the ...
Aletheia hasn't been back in New Orleans for very long. Really, she came back so that her friend and mentor, Elijah, could save her baby from the paranormal threat to it. After the ritual, Aletheia begins dreaming Elijah's thoughts and memories. A former Lutheran minister turned temple leader and an eleventh degree member of the Thelemic magickal order, Children of the Voice, Elijah begins working with Aletheia to strengthen, refine and control her abilities. She soon finds herself in a love triangle in which she must choose between ...
If you had a second chance with your first love, would you take it?
Ditched by her high school sweetheart, Callum Archer, on the night they're supposed to elope, Jo Kendall casts out on her own, broken-hearted.
Over the years, Jo reels in a life she loves, centered on the outdoors, fishing (favoring a lucky wedding band lure), and her fine dining restaurant -- a life that crashes away when her husband and business partner cheats her, leaving her bankrupt and alone.
Then her uncle dies, bequeathing Jo and her sister, Samantha, his ...
This eBook edition of "The Forgotten Planet" has been formatted to the highest digital standards and adjusted for readability on all devices.
A planet had been seeded for life by humans, first with microbes and later with plants and insects. A third expedition, intended to complete the seeding with animals, never occurred. Over the millennia the insects and plants grew to gigantic sizes. The action of the novel describes the fight for survival by descendants of a crashed spaceship as they battle wolf-sized ants, flies the size of ...
Musaicum Books presents to you this carefully created volume of "The Greatest Works of F. Scott Fitzgerald - 45 Titles in One Edition". This ebook has been designed and formatted to the highest digital standards and adjusted for readability on all devices.
This Side of Paradise (1920)
The Beautiful and the Damned (1922)
The Mystery of the Raymond Mortgage (1909)
Reade, Substitute Right Half (1910)
A Debt of Honor (1910)
The Room with the Green Blinds (1911)
A Luckless Santa Claus (1912)
Pain and the Scientist (1913)
The Trail of the ...
It never occurred to Meghan Casey that she would be the key to helping four wolf shifters save Christmas.
Santa is missing, and reporter Meghan Casey heads to the North Pole to investigate the big guy's disappearance.
When she reaches the winter wonderland, she meets four strapping members of Santa's special guard.
And while they don't think they need her assistance, Meghan insists on joining the search for their boss.
Each of the four men tempts her in his own way, but after being cheated on by her former fiancé, Meghan isn't ...
This carefully edited Jean-Jacques Rousseau collection has been designed and formatted to the highest digital standards and adjusted for readability on all devices.
Table of Contents:
Emile, or On Education
New Heloise (An Excerpt)
The Social Contract
Discourse on the Origin of Inequality Among Men
Discourse on the Arts and Sciences
A Discourse on Political Economy
Criticism on Rousseau
Rousseau and Romanticism (Irving Babbitt)
Frederica Vale is about to cause a scandal that will make her a target of the most dangerous spy network in England.
London, 1806. Fredrica "Freddie" Vale would do anything to protect her younger sister. When a dubious benefactor threatens Freddie's family, he gives the plain girl a mission. To keep her sister safe, Freddie must steal a codebook from enemies of the British crown...
Tristan Graylocke has always benefitted from diminished expectations. As the duke's younger brother, he can carouse at-will during high-society ...
This eBook has been formatted to the highest digital standards and adjusted for readability on all devices. Carruthers, a minor official in the Foreign Office, is contacted by an acquaintance, Davies, asking him to join in a yachting holiday in the Baltic Sea. Carruthers agrees, as his other plans for a holiday have fallen through. As they sail off Davies gradually reveals that he suspects that the Germans are undertaking something sinister in the German Frisian islands. This is based on his belief that he was nearly wrecked by a ...
Musaicum Books presents to you this carefully created volume of "AMELIA BUTTERWORTH - Complete Mystery Series". This ebook has been designed and formatted to the highest digital standards and adjusted for readability on all devices.
Amelia Butterworth, the prototype for Miss Marple, Miss Silver and other creations. Anna Katharine Green is credited with shaping detective fiction into its classic form, and developing the series detective.
Anna Katharine Green (1846-1935) was one of the first writers of detective fiction in America and ...
Musaicum Books presents to you this unique collection, designed and formatted to the highest digital standards and adjusted for readability on all devices."The Boats of the Glen Carrig" - The ship "Glen Carrig" gets lost at sea when it strikes "a hidden rock" and several survivors escape the wreck in two lifeboats. But that is when their agony actually begins, as they become exposed to the Sargasso Sea, also known as "cemetery of the oceans". "The Ghost Pirates" - Jessop is the only survivor of the final voyage of the Mortzestus, ...
This eBook has been formatted to the highest digital standards and adjusted for readability on all devices. Chichikov, a middle-aged gentleman of middling social class and means, arrives in a small town and turns on the charm to woo key local officials and landowners. He reveals little about his past, or his purpose, as he sets about carrying out his bizarre and mysterious plan to acquire "dead souls." The government would tax the landowners based on how many serfs (or "souls") the landowner owned, determined by the census. Censuses ...
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It's THE NOTEBOOK meets GHOST in this timeless tale of a once-in-a-lifetime love...
The complete heart-stopping literary romance in three volumes.
Is it really possible to know your soulmate at sixteen? If you were sixteen in 1966, it would be impossible to foresee the next score of years: sex, drugs, and rock 'n roll, the Vietnam War, tragedy... parenthood. From that first Labor Day in sultry Bayou Bois Sec when the boy who worked at the marina wrote their fates on a receipt: I'M GOING TO MARRY YOU, 16-year-old Michelle and ...
Deep inside the neutral zone...
... something impossible waits.
Is it a trap, a solution, or pretense for war?
A once promising officer, Lt. Commander Faith Benson's career has stalled. A posting aboard the search-and-rescue starship Pandora told her all she needed to know: There will be no further advancement.
How could she make the best of it?
Then comes the S.O.S.
The signal takes the Pandora dangerously close to enemy space, but that's their job. Still, this rescue isn't like the others. Faith knows that one wrong move, ...
The first victims died on the fourteenth of June and before the month was out every human female, young boy and non-virile male was dead. Five billion people in all. In the wake of the tragedy came unbridled grief, disease and chaos... and finally Martial Law. Extinction was staring Mankind in the face. It took over a year to stabilize what was left of society, and then another full year before the first test tube baby girl was born. The entire world rejoiced! The Laws of Nature bent to the brilliance of the human mind. Mankind, that ...
HOW WELL DO YOU REALLY KNOW THE ONES YOU LOVE?
HOW WELL DO YOU KNOW YOURSELF?
"... Paul woke from the nightmare sweating and gasping. He couldn't believe it, but he'd actually shed a few tears. Images he could not quite recall flitted around his thoughts like dark songbirds. Something red. Something wet and heavy. He tried to stop his heart from throwing itself against his chest like a caged animal... He could feel the presence of someone else in their home... "
Paul Kenner, a rising star in the world of historical war novels, has ...
This carefully edited collection has been designed and formatted to the highest digital standards and adjusted for readability on all devices.
Letitia (Tish) Carberry and her two friends are ladies of a "certain age" who solve mysteries and have adventures because Tish's interests are definitely not those of the usual spinster aunt.
Table of Contents:
The Amazing Adventures of Letitia Carberry
Three Pirates of Penzance
That Awful Night
Tish - The Chronicle of Her Escapades and Excursions:
Mind over Motor
Like a Wolf on the Fold
'In the house of Nanda and Yashoda, Vrindavan reared a boy that would first grow into a man, then a warrior, a statesman, a lover, a sage - and finally, a god.'
There are armed soldiers at Nanda's door. They have come from the palace of Kamsa, Mathura's High King, on orders to kill every newborn babe in the city. Krishna and Balarama are at their mothers' breasts, and tending to their needs is a thirteen-year-old cowherd girl.
Her name is Radha. And it is she who must protect the two princes from the tyrant's men.
More dangers ...
This story concerns the young life of Clayhanger's stepson, George. George Edwin Cannon - he soon drops the surname Clayhanger, given to him upon his mother's marriage - is an architect, and represents what his stepfather Edwin Clayhanger wished to become. The characters of Edwin and Hilda are not developed further in this book: Edwin - now elevated to Alderman - appears only briefly. The central character displays an unattractive arrogance because of the wealth behind him. In an early chapter, he thinks about adding electric light ...