Do you want to bake the biggest birthday cake on earth? Join Nelly the pig.
Nelly the pig and Carlos the duck are living on an old farm. They are best friends. The day before Carlos's birthday, Nelly's lazy ways and Carlos's bossiness cause a big argument and Carlos takes off on his holidays. Afraid that Carlos will make new friends and leave her forever, Nelly decides to make him the biggest, best birthday cake ever! But things don't quite go according to Nelly's plans.
Will Carlos even come home?
The vivid color illustrations ...
My lifework is to be a bridge between Japan and other countries. It's been more than 10 years since I started writing the blog "Learn Japanese & Learn English" to introduce Japanese culture. This is a collection of things Japanese happen in October such as calendar, events, customs, festivals, and foods. I hope you enjoy.
With the tenth anniversary of his flight from the authorities in his homeland of Kazakhstan fast approaching, the raft of transnational court cases involving fugitive embezzler Mukhtar Ablyazov show no sign of abating. In a global saga which stretches from an institutional aversion to tackling kleptocracy in the United Kingdom to United States President Donald Trump's shady business partners, the murky world of Mukhtar Ablyazov even led his family to make a pit stop in the Central African Republic to pick up diplomatic passports. Yet ...
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Dog Gone Mystery
When Cruft's Best of Breeds Champion mysteriously disappear, the finger of suspicion points at the owner of a rival kennel.
Somerset police find the missing Scottish terriers microchip tracker, but unable to find further evidence of a crime, they stop investigations.
The other dogs call in Ratchet and Stench, and even though they uncover clues that suggest a brutal murder, the animal sleuths aren't convinced.
With the battle against the Black Wolf Raiders finished the small village has started to rebuild. Tensions begin to rise as rumors and old wounds threaten to be brought to the surface. Can fragile friendships survive the trials to come, or will the people of this small village succumb to ancient prejudices?
It is the day after the riot in the village caused by the rogue Rune-Mage. Everyone is looking forward to a quiet morning filled with delicious food and the warmth of friendship. However, a beautiful woman with a torn and bloody dress pounds on the front door of the Stray Hare Inn begging them for help.
What fresh mess will Gerod and Liessa be drawn into? What is the connection between this woman and Eustil the elf? Will Wiglaf ever get to go home again? What is Watcher's goal, and how far will she go to unlock the secrets hidden ...
Spying on a Duke may be risky, but falling for one may be even riskier...
When James Hastings, the Duke of Wallasey, returns to England after a long absence, he is greeted with betrayal, ruthless gossip, and a terrible accident.
Now, trying to recover from heartbreak, survive the rumors and care for his mother, James has never felt more desperate for help.
If only there was someone who could help him manage this mess...
Alice Addington, the eldest daughter of the Earl of Drakemyre, has lost everything. When she starts looking ...
The Lenten path is a path of pilgrimage. We journey along with Jesus as Christ approaches the events of Holy Week. There are as many paths to the cross as there are roads towards Jerusalem.In this devotional, the season of Lent is set aside to look at Christ's teaching known as the Beatitudes. Focusing on the Beatitudes as expressed in the Gospel of Luke, this devotional seeks to guide us towards the cross by exploring how Jesus both taught on the subjects of the Beatitudes and lived out their message while ministering alongside the ...
A lot can happen in a year... It's been a while since the events of the Highland Hunters Trilogy and Kira and Carter are trying to have a normal life, like a regular couple. Unfortunately, when your other half is a vampire and your best friends are werewolves and fae, things don't always go as planned.
Join Kira and Carter for a year that promises to be action packed and thrill filled.
Note * This book can be read as a standalone anthology but it is preferred you have read the Highland Hunters Trilogy, at least in part, first.
Lex Whitman has returned to the family ranch after serving in the military. He's injured and hurt but determined to make his parents proud as he inherits the ranch. His parents are in debt, however, and they enlist the aid of a woman who rejected him all throughout high school to help with the finances. She's in dire straits herself and is eager to help get the ranch back off the ground. But the wounds between Lex and Heather run deep... will they be able to salvage both the ranch and their broken lives?
They're the perfect family. She's the perfect babysitter. On the surface anyway...
Heather has a seemingly perfect marriage to her younger husband David, and an adorable 4-year-old daughter named Lizzie. But shortly after moving into their dream home, Heather's own negligence puts their daughter's life in jeopardy, and so David decides to hire a babysitter to make sure that it never happens again.
Despite Heather's initial misgivings, she begins to see the bright side of having Angelique, the new babysitter, around to help out. ...
Are you Looking for a Step-by-Step Guide for Beginners?
Do you Want Some New Original Projects Ideas?
Are you Ready to Learn the Secrets of the Cricut Machine in a Simple Way?
If you Want to Become an Expert just keep reading.
This guide will give you cricut ideas and instructions to use the machine.
In this book you will find:
a manual for beginners and advanced users
how to set up the machine if you're doing it for the first time
different cricut ideas to create stunning designs
how to work with ...
Genre: Crafts, Hobbies & Home
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You Are About To Learn How To Master The Craft Of Woodworking From Inside Out To Make Amazing Works Of Woodworking Art Irrespective Of Your Current Level Of Expertise!
Woodworking is one of the critical life skills that everyone needs to have, especially because there will always be stuff that needs fixing or making around a household.
From making or repairing beds to making shelves and cabinets for storage to building a custom outdoor play area for kids, this critical skill is one that will probably save you thousands of dollars ...
Genre: Crafts, Hobbies & Home
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Discover creative ways to grow succulent fruits and edible veggies and transform your home from a bland, urban arrangement to a lush green, year-round vegetable garden with the definitive guide to indoor gardening
Do you want a little more greenery in your home, but are worried you don't have ample backyard space in your apartment right in the middle of the city? Are you looking for a way to get into gardening and grow your own plants, but want to avoid the backbreaking labor of traditional gardening?
If you answered yes to any of ...
Genre: Crafts, Hobbies & Home
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Lizbeth is in trouble. Damaris knows she's discovered his plot to overthrow his brother Alto, the current head of the vampire family, and take his place. To keep her quiet and eliminate the threat, she poses, he's set her up and framed her for murder. Fleeing for her immortal life, she knows that every vampire blood-related to Alto is sacred and plotting against anyone who has consequences. Luckily, someone in the shifter community offers her shelter and to introduce her to someone who can help.
Kane, the half-demon, receives a ...
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A man tempted by desire...
Will Patton is desperate to leave the small town of Lost Coast Harbor and rebuild his struggling legal career. To do that, he's going to expose the dirty police chief -- but he never expected to be so drawn to the man's irresistible daughter.
A woman afraid to trust...
Erin Grady will do anything to bring a mental health clinic to Lost Coast Harbor, even if it means accepting money from the local police chief -- the father who abandoned her. She's willing to overlook where the money came from, until a ...
"Unlock Countless Business Ideas & Opportunities. Create a Successful Small Business for Yourself with Simple Planning and Strategy. INCLUDES LIFETIME UPDATES with REGULAR NEW CONTENT & RESOURCES
Does any of this sound like you?
1. You have SPENT hours upon hours researching random business and marketing ideas and you're so overwhelmed you feel like packing it all in and getting a job, except you can't stand the thought of that either.
On most days you struggle to keep on top of the small tasks and haven't planned a strategy for ...
Genre: Business & Money
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Sadie Hershberger never thought she would leave the quiet Amish community of Quarryville, Pennsylvania to cross unknown territory with five other families to seek a godly life. She never expected to care for the injured, quiet man who fell on the street of her village. Little did she know that she would begin the challenge of her life far from the security of her faith. Luke Ramsey was a hardened young man who left the East and chose the life of the cowboy, herding cattle and writing his own rules. When he travels back home to the ...
Money often costs too much...
Billie Cross comes from old money.
She's used to getting what she wants when she wants it, and when a sexy newcomer rolls into a gala in January she sets her sights on him. He comes from dirty money and he has a bad reputation... and she's been itching for some excitement.
Lucas Vialle is up against the boards. A deal that went bad last year has his name marked with scorn but he won't give up. When he meets Billie, the daughter of Norman Cross, who hails from very old money, things turn around for ...
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Keaton Quinlan has always known he would be a knight. His family are hereditary knights, and he will be no exception. He is sent to the Earl of Lancaster's estate to train under the tutelage of the Earl's Swordsman. Keaton's fate will be decided by Lord Lancaster, as he swears to honor the needs of his Lord. He secretly longs for a love he could not have.
Rhoslyn Lancaster is strong and stubborn. She vows to care for herself, relying on her own skills to protect her. She trains alongside the pages and squires, able to fight as well ...
"Remarkable is a fancy word that means wonderful and amazing!I like knowing I'm amazing. I think you are amazing, too."Confident and sassy, Reese is anything but ordinary. Follow her as she explores the very real possibility that she can grow up to be anything she wants -- even a dentist!
After moving right before senior year, all Presley Donovan wants is to finish her high school career tucked away in the shadows of a new school. She's worked hard to graduate with honors and has every intention of heading off to her dream school in the fall; however, thanks to a chance of fate, a pushy new best friend, and the underhanded workings of her mother, Presley's plans are about to change.
Brice Harte has single handedly put Williams Point High School on the map. Captain of the baseball team and owner of a golden arm, ...
Genre: Teen & Young Adult
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"Black Bones turn to White Ashes" those were the words scraped on Stormy Taylors mother's skin when she found her that day. Ten years have passed before the next victim floated into Charleston's harbor found by one of the local basket weavers. The victim came with a message, a black bone sewed into the palm of her hand, sewed with straw. Stormy Taylor knew she was being taunted by the killer once again. Charleston South Carolina, is known for it's beautiful beaches, ghost tours and delicious seafood. The basket weavers and low ...
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Like every farmer on every planet, Duncan had to hunt down anything that damaged his crops -- even though he was aware this was...
Duncan, a plantation owner on an alien world tracks the strange animal Cytha and gets a lesson in xeno-ecology.
Genre: Science Fiction & Fantasy
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Grimly Eric John Stark slogged toward that ancient Martian city -- with every step he cursed the talisman of Ban Cruach that flamed in his blood-stained belt. Behind him screamed the hordes of Ciaran, hungering for that magic jewel -- ahead lay the dread abode of the Ice Creatures -- at his side stalked the whispering spectre of Ban Cruach, urging him on to a battle Stark knew he must lose!
Genre: Action & Adventure
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He's a warrior with a poet's heart.
She's a doctor with a wounded past.
Together, they are humanity's best chance for survival.
A brilliant scientist, Dr. Nani Kagawa is uniquely qualified to track down the terrorists who released Scorch Flu. The last thing she needs is a distraction -- especially not an alpha male like Luca Luciano -- no matter how pretty his eyes or lovable his dog.
Jaded and rough on the outside, Luca Luciano hides romantic ideals behind a wall of muscle and attitude. He isn't accustomed to compromise, but he's ...
My name's Mei, and everyone wants me dead.
Well, maybe not everyone, but some days it feels like it.
That's the million dollar question.
All I know is they think I'm about to do something terrible and they want to stop me. Permanently.
Trouble is, I'm just an ordinary supernatural with an affinity for water and the very human ability to fight. I'm not special. I'm not unique. And I'm definitely not related to the long-dead dragon shifters of old.
So why are they still trying to hunt me down?
I don't know, but I'm not ...
Majel is a Child of God that is lost at Greystone, surrounded by wolves of want. Jesus saves Majel at the Blue Serenity Forest, by sending "Beggar Bob," to teach him life lessons about "self," and the major "J's," from the Old Testament; Job, Joseph, Jonah, Jacob, Joshua, and Jeremiah. Majel learns to apply focused meditation to his spiritual walk with Jesus, and unlocks new revelations and discoveries. Follow Majel, and discover the first part of Majel's enlightenment as it is passed onto you here in Majel's Greystone: A Walk with a ...
Summer's End is a collection of poems that speak to the emotions of teenage existence. Each poem takes you through a journey of innocence lost. From first love, to loss of virginity, and painful breakups.
This hot romance collection has novels of healing and redemption. Whether about the loss of a great love or making up for lost time, each passionate story in this massive collection will leave you feeling fulfilled.
Jaxon Hart must fight a "Tempting Taboo" after running from it for fifteen years. The pro NFL star fled from home at eighteen due to a terrible personal secret, leaving behind his step-sister Emily. However, the relentless Emily finally manages tracks him down and demands answers. Jaxon is forced to confess is secret, ...
The Walking In Faith Series is a 4 Book Christian Series That consist Of Testimonies, Christian Poems And The Bread Of Life Which is The Word Of The Most High God Of Abraham Isaac And Israel. It is a Motivational and Inspirational Devotional That Will draw anyone who reads it closer to The Most High God And His Only Begotten Son Jesus Christ. We can do All Things Through CHRIST who Strengthens Us. Antonio Emmanuel is A Future New York Times Bestselling Author who ran away from home when he was 13 years old. Through his journey he ...
Do you feel unlucky in love? Do you look around and see couples and lovers everywhere and wonder why this can't be you? If so, then Finding True Love: Three Steps You Need To Take is for you! This mini book gives you the BIG picture on what it takes to truly ready yourself for love and invite a relationship into your life. Author Julie Ingenohl is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist who has helped hundreds of couples and individuals improve their relationships and love lives. Here, she shares her own tried and true methods that ...
My full name is Glenn Keith Madden. This is my biography of sorts and a little more. This will tell you the story of how I went from living in the country where I was born outside the small town of Ware Shoals South Carolina to where I am now at the time of this writing, Bandung Indonesia.How we imagine life as a child changes as we grow older. There are many stages in the path. In my experience each stage comes in ten year increments. I went from poor southern country boy to flying around the world in first class with Jimmy Carter. ...
Because of his face, Rick Davidson has spent most of his life behind a camera as a news photographer. Having lost his girlfriend in a tragic accident, his life is further turned upside down when unable to accept her death, he suffers from a rare form of amnesia. Besides having a physical gift he must keep secret, he learns his sister has secrets of her own. When Rick finds a disk containing information about a plot to infect the nation's drinking water with a deadly smart virus, he and others are in danger by men who are willing to ...
'I must know what the king of Spain is going to do before he knows it himself. And that, Shakespeare, is why you are going to Italy.' With these words, Sir Francis Walsingham despatches a young and unknown poet on a journey that will take him to Venice and beyond, in search of the secrets of the Spanish Armada. By the time he returns home, the sights and sounds of Italy will have left a lasting impression on the man who is destined to become England's greatest playwright.
The idea that Shakespeare might have travelled beyond English ...
This is a short story focusing on a female wolf who thought she knew what she wanted in life but was wrong. Larka has always followed the rules of the pack and stuck with them through everything. That is until she meets a strange new wolf from another pack who questions her life and what she is living for. Will Larka choose to follow in her mother's footsteps and become queen of her pack or will she follow her heart that is leading to the strange new wolf in town?
Genre: Science Fiction & Fantasy
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Holistic Weight Loss: An 8-Week Program To Losing Weight The Healthy Way Through The Mind and Food
This is a healthy weight loss book that will teach you about building habits for both the mind and the body.
When it comes to weight loss, many of us tend to be guilty of many different so-called "sins" that we commit in an attempt to shed off the pounds as quickly as possible. However, this urgent mindset actually causes more harm than good. Think back to all the fad diets you've tried before; all those detox teas, various shakes ...
Have you ever wondered how your best friend is so slim and has clear skin despite the all-meat diet she's following? Do you have what it takes to go on the diet?
This book contains all you need to know about the Carnivore Diet, in particular for women. This book provides a 14-day general sample plan as to what to eat for the next two weeks. The book also provides a more comprehensive 7-day meal plan, which contains flavorful and easy recipes for the Carnivore Diet you are about to follow.
In guide for the Carnivore Diet, you will ...
Do you feel tired, listless and without strength? Are you looking for a better balance of body, mind and spirit? Would you like to benefit from a stronger, healthier, sharp and more perceptive mind or a healthier life? *Keep Reading*
Most people have heard the word "Chakra" before whether participating in a yoga class or guided meditation, but that does not mean they have a true understanding of the word. The word itself comes from the Sanskrit language. In English, it translates into the word "wheel" or "spinning disk".
Do you know about the benefits of major essential oils? Essential oils are becoming one of the biggest and best ways to help your body whenever you're feeling bad, or even just to help overall health and wellness.For many people, they believe that essential oils aren't all that, but the truth is, they are, and there is so much that these oils can do. With essential oils, you'll be able to help cure many major illnesses and other issues that you might not be able to otherwise.How you ask? Well, you're about to find out.This book will ...
Genre: Health, Fitness & Dieting
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Do you feel like you could be living a happier life?
Though many of us might answer 'yes' to that question, attracting more joy into our lives is not always easy - life and stress can seem to hinder our well being, despite our best efforts. What's worse, studies have shown that pressuring yourself to feel happy and upbeat when you feel down can actually take a toll on us psychologically! So where do you begin?
As it turns out, happiness is not as elusive a goal as it seems...
There are proven methods to increase your happiness, ...
Can cats really fly? They can sure try!
What awesome jungle adventures and surprises are Agador and Mila about to face in the rain forest?
Agador and Mila are two young cats who explore the jungle with their best friends. The group will face challenges and exciting moments as they traverse the rain forest they call home.
This colorful and creative children's picture book will create moments that children can relate to on many levels. The characters will face new and interesting challenges, thrills and even ...
In NAKED GRACE, Lucas Kitchen uses wit, humor, brutal honesty, and visual storytelling to invite you along for his life-long quest for answers. Confusion about the Christian faith plaguing every leg of the journey, clarity was always beyond arm's reach. The search seemed hopeless. He was about to give up when everything changed. This self-deprecating tale will resonate with anyone who has wrestled with unanswered questions and is dying to know the truth.
Genre: Teen & Young Adult
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Looking for a way to boost your keto diet, enjoy new foods, and stay healthy at the same time?
Do you want to uncover a great-tasting world of amazing keto chaffle recipes?
This book is for you!
Chaffles are the healthy, scrumptious, keto-friendly alternatives to breakfast waffles and are made with egg and cheese. What makes them so revolutionary is that they are devoid of carbohydrate-loaded ingredients that make the traditional waffle unhealthy and unsuitable to the keto lifestyle.This cookbook is for you if ...
Get creative now!
Feeling stuck? Run out of fun ideas for your bullet journal? This book offers you more than 350 ideas, symbols and layouts to help you break out of your creative rut.
This book will show you:
-How to organise your life so you are able to get your most important work done.
-How to creatively customise different layouts so your bullet journal works for you!
Going beyond basic tools, this book offers tips, tricks and creative ways to transform your notebook into a treasured life companion, ...
Genre: Business & Money
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The story is told from the perspective of a scientist called Bassett, who is on an expedition in the jungle of Guadalcanal to collect butterflies. The "Red One" of the title refers to a giant red sphere, of apparently extraterrestrial origin, that the headhunting natives worship as their god and to which they perform human sacrifices.
Genre: Science Fiction & Fantasy
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There's a rough ride ahead...
The Russell, Majors and Waddell Company is hoping to expand their business from the plains of Kansas into the promised land of California.
Having already found success with the Pony Express, a group of teamsters are sent out to deliver oxen to Virginia City, Nevada and then on to San Franciso.
But on the outskirts of the Virginia city, they're ambushed.
While all the men survive, the oxen aren't as lucky; they end up in a nearby gulch, having fallen to their deaths.
The leader of the teamsters, ...
A powerful story. I't was a parable about the events of the day, back in 1911, but it's equally appropriate for right now. That kind of quality writing is what get labelled "timeless" -- when a story can still work its magic literally a century after it was written.
- The Strength of the Strong
- South of the Slot
- The Unparalleled Invasion
- The Enemy of All the World
- The Dream of Debs
- The Sea-Farmer
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Numerous Greek islands have always attracted tourists from all over the world by their marvelous beaches, ancient sites, and various landscapes.
But there is an island which is second to none. It's the mysterious and unique Santorini. It's the best-known island of the Cyclades group of islands.
The history of the island is fascinating. Inhabited since 3000 BC, it is known as "The Circular One." A violent volcanic eruption occurred at about 1500 BC. Tons of volcanic ash covered the sky, and a 200-meter tsunami led to the collapse ...
Jason watched over the blacksmith forge for his master Rau, when a customer dressed in a nobleman's fancy clothes asked for some work to be done. He was no ordinary customer as Jason discovered. Instantly drawn to the man's intense beauty, brilliant green eyes, and kind heart, Adain Cariad suddenly consumed all of Jason's thoughts. Their encounter, however, was not by chance. As a powerful wyvern in search of a mate to carry his fledgling, Adain knew the handsome slave was his true mate from the moment he entered the tiny medieval ...
Michael, an Irish terrier, was born and raised in the Solomon Islands. The dog now works as a slave hunter aboard a schooner on a mission to recruit native islanders for work. One day the captain accidentally leaves Michael on a beach and sails away. Michael was then abducted by Dag Daughtry, a steward on another ship, who initially planned to sell the dog for money. However, later he got attached to Michael and takes the dog to a trip around the world.
Genre: Crafts, Hobbies & Home
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Burning Daylight takes place in the Yukon Territory in 1893. The main character, Elam Harnish, nicknamed "Burning Daylight" was the most successful entrepreneur of the Alaskan Gold Rush. The story of the main character was partially based upon the life of Oakland entrepreneur "Borax" Smith. Bringing his fortunes to the States he is cheated out of it by a crowd of money kings, and recovers it only at the muzzle of his gun. Embarking on a new life in California, he makes another fortune by underhanded means... only to find his corrupt ...
Length: 311 Pages (424 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Feb 24th, 2020
Generally considered to be "the earliest of the modern dystopian" fiction, it chronicles the rise of an oligarchic tyranny in the United States. In The Iron Heel, Jack London's socialist views are explicitly on display. A forerunner of soft science fiction novels and stories of the 1960s and '70s, the book stresses future changes in society and politics while paying much less attention to technological changes.
Genre: Religion & Spirituality
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A Road Trip Romance...
From USA Today Bestselling author Melissa Belle comes a sexy, cross-country romance in the Boston Boys series.
She trusts him with her body... but can she trust him with her heart?
I'm taking a mancation. A vacation without men. The reason? I always pick jerks. My best friend from college may have hit the jackpot and married a billionaire, but my billionaire boyfriend turned out to be a jackass. So... no men for me. And certainly no wealthy ones.
Then I find out who my travel companion is for my week ...
How can a Fresh Corpse in a Cairo morgue be 3,500 years old?
From the Egypt of The Exodus, to an Egypt falling under an Islamic revolution Sinai is a time-slip thriller for our time.
In 1350 BC the Israelites are driven from Egypt, their journey through the harsh desert of Sinai, their plight and their story to forever be remembered as the Exodus.
In modern day Sinai academic Richard Corrigan discovers a missing German tourist. Suffering from extreme dehydration and talking in an ancient language the tourist recites a prayer to ...
"A Sicilian Romance" was Ann Radcliffe's second novel published in 1790.
In "A Sicilian Romance", Radcliffe began to forge the unique mixture of the psychology of terror and poetic description that would make her the great exemplar of the Gothic novel, and the idol of the Romantics. This early novel explores the cavernous landscapes and labyrinthine passages of Sicily's castles and convents to reveal the shameful secrets of its all-powerful aristocracy.
"A Sicilian Romance" centres on a pair of sisters, Julia and Emilia, living in ...
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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If you want to make a significant improvement in your messy life and thoughts, then keep reading...
Are you always haunted by something that doesn't matter to your life?
Is there always too much clutter that overwhelms you in your home or office?
Do you always find yourself wasting your time and energy and not working effectively?
Would you like to declutter your thoughts and live a life with joy and peace?
I know how hard it is to concentrate on anything important in a chaotic environment.So let me offer you some secret techniques ...
In this classic collection of stories drawn from his own experiences, the author looks back on his days as a teenager aboard the fishing boats of San Francisco Bay. In the early 1900s, men of all stripes descended on these waters to plunder its rich oyster beds. To stop the run on the waters, a patrol was established. Jack London began his youthful adventures on the wrong side of the law, as an oyster pirate. But conscience and common sense got the better of him, and at the age of 16 he became a member of the Fish Patrol. Dedicated ...
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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His android is the perfect woman. Making her human could destroy his life...
Brad Barkley has never been lucky in love. Tired of searching for the girl of his dreams, the robotics student engineers her instead. His obsession not only makes her beautiful and innocent but artificially intelligent as well...
Tricia is learning all she can to be human, but understanding the irrational human mind can overload her circuits. When her creator volunteers for a shady drug trial to pay for enhancements to her humanity, his behavior takes a ...
Things You Can't Tell Mama - Her Man Was Once Yours
Everyone has done something at one point in their lives when they think - I can't tell mama about this. Twenty-four year old Tanesha Green comes home to visit her mother and had a massive "Things I Can't Tell Mama" experience when she meets her mother's new fiancé, KJ, who turns out to be the man she lived with for 3 years while she was in college. The second in the "Things You Can't Tell Mama" series - Her Man Was Once Yours - is the story of how a young woman feels trapped by ...
Lazy Hugo is an illustrated book for early readers and has been formatted to be read in landscape mode (hold your device horizontally)
Hugo is a boy who loves eating and sleeping and hates exercise. Because he is lazy, his room is always messy, and he does not even care about his hygiene. He takes a bath only when he is forced to, and he never brushes his teeth. One day, two tooth worms named George and Arthur find a way to his teeth and choose one to live in. Soon, a few homeless tooth worms show up, asking George and Arthur to let ...
On the eve of their wedding, twenty-year-old Jack Fleming arranges a secret ringside seat for his sweetheart to view her only rival: the "game." Through Genevieve's apprehensive eyes, we watch the prizefight that pits her fair young lover, "the Pride of West Oakland," against the savage and brutish John Ponta and that reveals as much about her own nature, and Joe's, as it does about the force that drives the two men in their violent, fateful encounter.
Genre: Teen & Young Adult
/ Length: 43 Pages (81 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Feb 24th, 2020
This box set contains all three books of the Sun-Blessed Trilogy -- over 1,000 pages of fresh, unique YA fantasy.
Dive into a world of golden magic and looming evil, a story readers describe as "a new, immersive fantasy experience" with "hints of romance" and "terrific villains."
Facing the Sun is "an imaginative tale with a unique magic system that will delight on every page."
-Chrystal Grcevich, author of Waiting to Breathe
The glow itself seemed to be alive, breathing, spreading under the baby's skin.
One question filled my ...
Genre: Teen & Young Adult
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With the fight of the Kent gang behind it and a treasure found and shared the town of Freeman, Texas was prosperous and growing. Things in Freeman were peaceful and easy these days and as the sheriff he liked it that way. Sheriff Dan McKay had found a new love and planned to soon be married. He knew there would be problems in town from time to time, but he was not prepared for what was headed right for the town and people he cared so much for. That old second-hand Colt of his was in for another round of trouble.
/ Length: 77 Pages (790 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Feb 24th, 2020
Originally published with the title "A General History of the Robberies and Murders of the most notorious Pyrates", "A General History of the Pyrates" is a 1724 book containing biographies of contemporary pirates.
It's author uses the name Captain Charles Johnson, generally considered a pseudonym, but he real identity of the author was thought to be Daniel Defoe.
"A General History of the Pyrates" is an immensely readable history by the author of "Robinson Crusoe" that incorporates the author's celebrated flair for journalistic ...
Length: 438 Pages (1,539 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Feb 24th, 2020
The Sea-Wolf is a 1904 psychological adventure novel by Jack London about a literary critic Humphrey van Weyden.The story starts with him aboard a San Francisco ferry, called Martinez, which collides with another ship in the fog and sinks. He is set adrift in the Bay, eventually being picked up by Wolf Larsen.Larsen is the captain of a seal-hunting schooner, the Ghost. Brutal and cynical, yet also highly intelligent and intellectual, he rules over his ship and terrorizes the crew with the aid of his exceptionally great physical ...
/ Length: 295 Pages (404 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Feb 24th, 2020
Before Adam is a bit of a departure from London's other novels. Still an adventure novel, this one revolves around the dreams of a young boy, dreams that involve racial memories and the knowledge of his prior existence as a man-like creature named Big Tooth living in prehistoric times. "These are our ancestors, and their history is our history. Remember that as surely as we one day swung down out of the trees and walked upright, just as surely, on a far earlier day, did we crawl up out of the sea and achieve our first adventure on ...
Genre: Literature & Fiction
/ Length: 105 Pages (160 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Feb 24th, 2020
Bestselling romance novelist J.M. Stengl steps into the realm of fairy tales with this sparkling new series of love, laughter, light, and -- of course -- magic.
Trained by an enchantress but obliged to work summers for her living, fifteen-year-old Ellie Calmer serves as a maid at a world-famous mountain resort. Her lowly rank keeps her always at a distance from the powerful, beautiful guests who spend their summers at Faraway Castle, yet Ellie dares to dream of one day exchanging even just a few words with shy Prince Omar of ...
Genre: Teen & Young Adult
/ Length: 80 Pages (2,074 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Feb 24th, 2020
An Alpha Man Curvy Woman Romance.
My new-found stardom brought me into Cameron Brentwood's stratosphere. I am nothing compared to him, he is the rich and handsome scion of a media empire, who is used to dating supermodels and beautiful actresses. On the other hand, people have always judged me by my looks and I thought I don't mind it anymore. I know that there is no way that he is serious about me, but why does my heart quiver every time I am around him? Even though I keep trying to run away, he keeps chasing me ...
Genre: Short Stories
/ Length: 48 Pages (292 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Feb 24th, 2020
"His game was superb, he had vibes like no other, and had given me a wonderful night to remember, but Luke Derringer wasn't at fault for me falling for him. It was my mistake for thinking he was different."
Sometimes love isn't enough, and Odette Dixon has reached her breaking point. The man who she thought she was destined to spend the rest of her life with has shown her for the last time how little he respects their bond. With an impressionable young daughter to consider, Odette leaves Marquel and their volatile relationship ...
Genre: African American
/ Length: 161 Pages (385 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Feb 24th, 2020
Life used to be simple.
I was a city girl with humble dreams. Then Dylan O'Dea broke into my flat, held me against the wall and told me to stay quiet.
It was like in the movies, where the universe zeros in on a single scene. I looked into his eyes and knew he was going to change me.
For Dylan, the sky was always falling. He showed me how our world is a contradiction of beauty and ugliness. How we choose to ignore the awful and gloss over it with the palatable. How you need just a tiny drop of something unsavoury to create every ...
Book 1 of 7 in the series.
For 13-year-old Lela Fox, an electrifying new life started in a gravel alley with a six-pack and two albino sisters. Four beers roused the ogre of alcoholism and began a lifetime struggle against the bottle and a string of absurd choices, curious antics, and profound consequences.
It's a high-spirited and poignant story, definitely not a drunk-a-logue, with most chapters followed by a "reflection" from Lela's current 20-years-sober perspective. You'll find hair-raising action and plenty of "you are ...
"An enjoyable and fun spy thriller" - Barbara Nadel, Silver Dagger Winner
The EXPLOSIVE debut thriller from Paul Blake
Alec Foster is no Jason Bourne.
He is Head of Section in Berlin for MI6. He is fifty-one, and a borderline alcoholic counting down the days to retirement. Alec is told of a plot to assassinate a British Minister and that there is a traitor in MI6.
As he tries to uncover the traitor, he is chased across Berlin by the assassins, the Russian SVR and the Berlin Police. He must use his long-forgotten skills and ...
The year is 2040 and Eric Ryan hates technology. In an era where automated systems and A.I. robots perform most work obligations, scores of humans have lost their societal value. As these displaced people struggle with their new reality, Eric sympathizes with their hardship.
Once a neuropsychologist, his career ended when medical tech pushed him into obsolescence. Now a community therapist, he spends his days working with the displaced, helping them craft meaning in a world that no longer needs them. Then one day, a robot ...