When your father's the terrorist and wants to kill you,
... The fear never goes away.
The hunt is one second away.
"Follow the bubbles, I tell myself. Bubbles are life... "
Still recovering from a near death experience in Syria, Sonia moves her small family to safety. She leaves them under CIA protection to facilitate and underground medical project for the government.
"But, is her family ever safe?"
... There are spies all around. Eveern h best friend or colleague can be a spy.
See for yourself.
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You'll love this medical thriller because of the mix of love, brutality, hatred and love that makes for an undeniable page turner. You'll be up until dawn.
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Dr. Judith Lucci has ridden camels in Egypt, taught healthcare on three continents, consulted with Congress on health policy, cared for patients in Third World countries and impacted thousands of lives.
Getting involved with an angel, especially a half-Fallen one, might not have been Eden's best idea. Still, she never thought a summer fling with Az would end up costing her mortality.
Now, there's no way of telling what will happen when Eden's fingertips graze human skin. The power that builds inside her, Touch, strips away morals and logic. Some people only feel a high; others are overcome by their darkest thoughts.
Worse, word's gotten around that her Touch can kill her own kind, a skill Luke and the Fallen are desperate to harness. The last thing Eden needs is the rumor to spread. Especially since it's true.
With the Fallen closing in, and loyalties in doubt, Eden must rely on the guy who broke her heart to keep it beating. Working with the Upstairs, Az is determined to defeat Luke and win back more than just Eden's loyalty. But Eden will be damned, literally, before she lets him off the hook that easily.
A TOUCH MORTAL is the first book in the dangerously dark and deeply ...
Genre: Fantasy Length: 412 Pages (3,157 KB) Lending: Enabled Added: Aug 12th, 2020
"Tanya Anne Crosby writes remarkable love stories." -- New York Times bestselling author, Lisa Kleypas
Merrick Welbourne never anticipated discovering a long-lost twin -- particularly one who'd rob him and leave him for dead on the road. Now living his brother's aristocratic life, he has new trials, tribulations... and temptations, not the least being Chloe Simon, a woman of rare mettle, proud heart, and unprecedented beauty. But she's no easy mark for a perceived highwayman.
Chloe Simon knew Lord Lindale was definitely not himself. After encountering the masked highwayman Hawk left for dead, he seemed... somehow different. Maybe more approachable? Infinitely more... desirable. Entirely too irresistible. In a stolen moment of startling intimacy, he makes her feel like titled nobility. But she was only ever a doctor's daughter, with every reason to steer clear of his very kissable lips.
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This carefully crafted ebook: "The Complete Sylvie and Bruno Stories With Their Original Illustrations" is formatted for your eReader with a functional and detailed table of contents. Table of Contents: Sylvie and Bruno Sylvie and Bruno Concluded Bruno's Revenge and Other Stories Sylvie and Bruno is a novel for children by Lewis Carroll published in 1889. The work evolved from his short story "Bruno's Revenge," published in 1867 in Aunt Judy's Magazine. With its sequel, Sylvie and Bruno Concluded (1893), it was his final work for children. The novel has two main plots; one set in the real world at the time the book was published (the Victorian era), the other in the fictional world of Fairyland. While the latter plot is a fairytale with many nonsense elements and poems, similar to Carroll's most famous children's book Alice's Adventures in Wonderland, the story set in Victorian Britain is a social novel. The French philosopher Gilles Deleuze termed Sylvie and Bruno "a masterpiece ...
Genre: Family Life Length: 572 Pages (7,138 KB) Lending: Not Enabled Added: Aug 12th, 2020
This boxed set consists of two completed series.
King's Harlots Series: A female motorcycle club and Navy SEALs come together to bring down a human trafficking ring.
GRIT: Putting differences aside, they will work together to bring down a malevolent force threatening to rip them apart...
STAIN: Putting aside their friendship, they use the heat between them to please the depraved minds they now understand...
GRIM: They have been together for months, have tried to be happy but still can't find that certain connection -- the piece of them that should ignore the evils of life and focus on the love they have for each other.
RUDE: Their souls collide, giving them the comfort they need when an unknown source takes pleasure in trying to rip them apart.
NUMB: When an unexpected source rips through what they've worked hard to maintain, only then do they realize the full potential of their love.
RUST: Only when Creena and Stone's limits are tested, do they realize exactly what they will ...
The Valley Of Dreams - A Classical Horror Story
"And above all his memorable epic of the sensitive aesthetic mind, The Valley of Dreams, in which the youthful hero responds to the magic of that ancient Welsh environment which is the author's own, and lives a dream-life in the Roman city of Isca Silurum, now shrunk to the relic-strown village of Caerelon-on-Usk. But the fact remains that his powerful horror-material of the 'nineties ans and earlier nienteen-hundreds stands alone in its class, and marks a distinct epoch in the history of this literary form." Howard Phillips Lovecraft.
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A wealthy couple is brutally murdered in their kitchen. The only witness, their six-year-old daughter goes missing. The child's birth mother is charged with the crime.
Small town lawyer, Cass Leary takes the case that could rip her family apart. Her sister Vangie stands accused in the double homicide of an affluent, Ann Arbor couple. All the physical evidence points to Vangie's guilt and Cass knows she's been keeping secrets. But, is she truly capable of murder?
As Cass digs deeper, dark suspicion grows against her own sister. It's a race against time as the clues pile up against Vangie and the chances of finding her little girl alive dwindle. To find the truth and unmask a killer, Cass will have to risk her reputation and her life.
Silent Witness is the second book in series of high-stakes legal thrillers. If you like blood-pumping action, compelling characters, and twisted crime conspiracies, then you'll love Robin James's page-turning tale.
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This version is differentiaited by 38 brand new illustrations that bring this classic novel back to live.This Version is also annotated with new commetary provided by the editor (makes excellent study guide)Lucy Maud Montgomery's narrative entitled Anne of Green Gables tells the interesting tale of a young orphan named Anne. Reading the novel will give you an insight into people's daily lives back in the late 1800s. Reading the story will also teach you valuable lessons about family, friendship, and honesty. It was intended for audiences of all ages, but it was considered a classic children's novel since halfway the 20th century. Get a Copy Now!!!!!!
When the Original comes, she'll come to thee as three:
The Beacon burning bright. The Shadow hidden from sight. The blighted, damned Knight.
James Pasquino has failed as a man, as a priest, and as a daemon, but he has one last shot at redemption - succeed on a mission to prevent Armageddon. But who would've known protecting one woman would prove so difficult? Or so tempting.
Haunted by a mysterious and powerful evil entity, Lilith Caldwell has always had to live on the fringes of life. So when she comes home for the first time in twenty years and the entity disappears, she's ecstatic -not even the provoking daemon residing in her childhood house can dampen her enthusiasm.
James is one sexy predicament, and she has every intention of pursuing him, daemon or not. For the first time in her life, she thinks things are falling into place... until she realizes the entity she'd thought had gone was only lying in wait, biding its time until she was at her most vulnerable.
When she needs ...
It wasn't supposed to happen yet...
... it was too early.
The birth of Ava's firstborn child should have been the best day of her life.
Instead, she has to sit back and watch her daughter fight for every breath she takes, while her fiancé fights for his country in Afghanistan.
As her vulnerability hits an all-time low, she finds comfort in a pair of intense, green eyes. Eyes that belong to her daughter's doctor...
Dr. Ashton Bailey.
She tries to ignore the way her heartbeat quickens each time Ashton is in the same vicinity. She's engaged to be married to another man... he shouldn't be making her pulse race.
But when the pull between the two is so strong, will it be impossible for her to stay away?
As Ava battles with her feelings, she's convinced things can't get any worse... until a shocking revelation blindsides her and threatens to bring her down once and for all.
Ashton's job is to save the lives of tiny babies but can he save Ava... when nobody else can?
It's every parent's worst nightmare!
In the dead of night, a child is taken!
Once again someone in the the tiny village of Kenley has blood on their hands.
Detective Inspector Carla Right is really up against it this time, as she heads up the investigation to find the missing boy before it's too late. But all is not as it seems and soon the case becomes much more complicated than a simple kidnapping.
With the help of Maggie, Tracy and Helen, her fellow Witches of Glory Woods, Carla begins to unravel a complex set of circumstances that will tear one family apart, and leave her gentle village reeling in the aftermath.
Screenwriter Harry Essex claims there are "A thousand ways the desert can kill." According to Auntie Agnes, a local tribal elder, an elusive killer is working hard to make it a thousand and one.
Louie Jacobs, a minor tried as an adult, was convicted of murdering Sacramento Lugo -- his best friend and Auntie Agnes' nephew. There's plenty of evidence that points to Louie, and Louie supposedly confessed. Sacramento's aunt is adamant that Louis didn't do it.
After reviewing Louie Jacob's case, Jessica agrees to try to get it reopened. She and her "Cat Pack" friends are soon caught up in another tricky whodunnit when they discover the main suspect is an illusory figure -- the Cleaner Man. Does such a man even exist, or is he a creature of spirit and imagination? Who else has a reason to want Louie behind bars or dead?
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Sweeping from the shores of England to Boston on the eve of the American Revolution, this is the emotional and unforgettable story of a tough Royal Navy captain and the beautiful Irish stowaway who teaches him how to love again.
England, 1775: When nobly-born Captain Christian Lord is given command of the Royal Navy frigate HMS Bold Marauder, the disciplined and highly-esteemed English officer never dreams that a crew on the brink of mutiny will be the least of his troubles as he heads to Boston to subdue pirates and rebels. Haunted by nightmares and a tragic past, Christian is loyal to King and Country... never imagining that his gravest danger could come in the form of a beautiful stowaway who secretly plots his destruction. For also onboard is sensuous Irishwoman Deirdre O' Devir... determined to avenge her brother's forced enlistment into the Royal Navy, and now, as near as a whisper to the blackguard responsible. But the best laid plans go awry, and when Deirdre realizes that ...
How much would you sacrifice to save your people? Your freedom, your home... power... love... your life?'
Four lands beneath the sky. A haven of peace, a kingdom of plenty, ravaged islands, and a nation of cruel, dark magic. One will try to devour them all.
Spring brings the ruthless Borrow raiders, their attacks are earlier, more ferocious, more desperate. When Kesta uses her magic to see in the flames who is really behind the raids the Independent islands of the Fulmers seem doomed to fall. Their only hope is to cross the sea to seek the help of the King of Elden and his dangerous sorcerer, the Dark Man; but what price will the king demand for his aid?
Wild Kesta has been raised to be a leader, trusted, loved, with the freedom of her cherished Islands. Can Kesta subdue her fiery nature and work with a man she hates, a man she fears, to stop the evil that will consume their lands and enslave them all?
Trigger warning: This book contains reference to slavery and rape.
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Genre: Fantasy Length: 484 Pages (2,016 KB) Lending: Enabled Added: Aug 12th, 2020
Sometimes life gives you what you need, even if you don't believe you deserve it.
Kate Daniels wants it all -- a big, crazy life, lots of kids, and an adoring husband. Someday. For now, she'll be happy just to survive her first semester of college. Billy McDonald wants it all, too. Since the day he got his first guitar, he's had one goal -- to prove he's worth something. His dream is so close, he can almost touch it.
Thrown together during a freak snowstorm, Kate and Billy's lives become permanently entwined. On the outside, they have nothing in common, but scars aren't always visible and abuse doesn't always leave a mark. Kate keeps the pain of her past buried, while Billy carries his like a weapon.
In spite of finding love, Billy continues to be haunted by his childhood and tempted by the excesses of the music industry. He struggles to keep his career on track and his inner demons at bay, until one night, he makes a mistake that could cost him everything. Kate may have found her ...
Two people trying to escape from their past.
A young boy who needs a mother.
Can the attraction neither are able to ignore, become the love they both so desperately need?
Dr Zoe Angelos moves to Leytonsfield to take up the post of GP in Dr Dan O'Connor's medical practice. She left Manchester for a new life in the quiet Cheshire town to escape painful memories. Zoe quickly realises that some memories are not so easy to leave behind.
Consultant Cardiologist, Dr Riordan O'Connor, is dedicated to his work and his nine year old son, Tom. He has no time for romantic love. Until, that is, he meets his father's new locum GP.
Can Riordan and Zoe help each other to shake off the tenacious grip of the past, and give love a chance?
Genre: Medical Length: 358 Pages (2,012 KB) Lending: Enabled Added: Aug 12th, 2020
Choose your destiny.
Sirend, Lord of Waters, and Reinala, Godmother of Land, have split the world in two after their bitter divorce. For daring to love in defiance of the war, Tharros, God of Courage, and Estia, Goddess of Medicine were stripped of their immortality as a warning to all other gods.
Now reborn as a mortal human, Storgen makes his living as a painter, completely unaware of his former divinity. In every painting he creates, there is always somewhere in it the same beautiful woman with lavender hair. The image of her is in his heart every night when he goes to sleep, and in his mind every morning when he wakes up. Though he does not know if she even exists, he searches day and night, traveling from town to town, driven by a desperate need to be reunited with his lost love, even though he can no longer remember her.
But on his journey he finds himself developing feelings for his best friend, a forest nymph named Philiastra, and when he gets into trouble with local law ...
A traumatized virgin. An incorrigible billionaire womanizer. Can they make it work?
Nick O'Hara is, for lack of a better word, a man-wh***. Look in the Urban Dictionary under that word, and his name will no doubt be mentioned. The only qualifications that he looks for in a bed-mate is that the person is hot and breathing. Mainly hot. He has no desire for an emotional connection with another person, and that's the way he lives his life. He has his fabulous wealth and his reputation as a premiere architect, and that's enough for him.
Until Scotty James.
Scotty is a graduate student at Columbia University in New York City. She's broken from traumatic experiences from her years in foster care and living on the streets.
Scotty has a dark secret that has led her to protect herself to the point where, at the age of 23, she has never been on a date. She has never even been kissed.
Yet Scotty has a vulnerability that is intoxicating to Nick, because, deep down, he knows that he is as ...
After the loss of her mother, 23-year-old Talor Gardin is heartbroken. Lonely and struggling with an anxiety disorder, she just wants to finish college so she can get out of her haunted hometown for good.
That is, until Sage Talis shows up.
He's the sexy, shy type with plenty of scandalous secrets - like vampire fangs and a price on his head - but Talor only knows two things: he sings in a rock band, and she's never been so obsessed. Drawn to a man she knows precious little about, even warnings of his dark past can't keep her away.
But when cryptic letters appear on her wrist and reveal a sensual twist of fate, Talor is thrust into a thrilling world where fantastic beasts lurk just below the skin, complete strangers keep calling her a princess, and some vampires don't go for the neck - they go straight for the heart.
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 Elijah and her cocaine-addicted husband, Edgar. A modern day allegory for Aleister Crowley's relationship with Rose, Aletheia embarks on a long and treacherous journey to discover her true will. (Book 3 in The Collywobbles Chronicles, and the sequel to The Child of Aokigahara.)
Genre: Romance Length: 410 Pages (1,770 KB) Lending: Not Enabled Added: Aug 12th, 2020
After his parents divorced and everything he had known had fallen away, it didn't matter if Scott felt he was made for more, he ran. And a terrible purpose pursued him. Now, his only hope is to find connection and community. Can an alcoholic surrogate father, a well-past-his-prime priest, and a brazen humanities professor teach him what it means to be a Scion and give a down-and-out runaway a chance at redemption?
Genre: Fantasy Length: 356 Pages (630 KB) Lending: Enabled Added: Aug 12th, 2020
"A delightful romp through the backstory of 'Romeo & Juliet." - Chicago Sun-Times
Cangrande della Scala is everything a man should be. Daring. Charming. Ruthless. To the poet Dante, he is the ideal Renaissance prince - until Dante's son discovers a secret that could be Cangrande's undoing.
Thrust into the betrayal surrounding Verona's prince, Pietro Alighieri must navigate a rivalry that severs a friendship, divides a city, and sparks a feud that will produce Shakespeare's famous star-crossed lovers, Romeo & Juliet.
Based on the plays of William Shakespeare, The Master Of Verona is a sweeping novel of Renaissance Italy. Filled with swashbuckling adventure and unrequited love, this epic journey recalls the best of Bernard Cornwell, Sharon Kay Penman, and Dorothy Dunnett.
"A novel of intricate plot, taut narrative, sharp period detail and beautifully realized characters." - Publishers Weekly
"Intricate plotting, well-staged scenes, and colorful descriptions enhance ...
Genre: British Length: 688 Pages (3,228 KB) Lending: Enabled Added: Aug 12th, 2020
Nothing in the Prescotts' eastern, merchant-class lives could prepare them for the sacrifice and hardship of the Alberta frontier.
Charles Prescott is general manager of the prestigious Danbury Hotel and fully expects to become its owner upon old Mr. Danbury's death. But an unforeseen disinheritance forces him to consider alternate means by which to maintain his livelihood and the social comforts expected by his wife, Abigail, and their daughter.
Blinded by impending poverty, he is lured by the promise of prosperity touted for the new towns along the western rail lines, and ensnared by the desire for his own success. But when business does not proceed as intended, he has no option but to consider a surprising source of revenue.
Abigail is drawn to the romantic ideal of nature but is unprepared for the harsh realities of settler life. As her family struggles to improve their station, her chance encounter with an influential investor may switch the track of their lives forever.
A man without conscience with a need to kill. A woman with a need to love regardless of the consequences. Families at their worst.
We are who they make us, we are a product of our upbringing or are we? The complexity of family life coupled with the journey of pathological murderer.
"Oh wow. It's been hard to find a contemporary novel idea that hit me so hard. This novel reaches into depths seldom traveled by others, issues surrounding mental health, but beyond just the outsider aspect. This author masterfully drags your psyche down with her characters. She shocks and awes with her plot and the thoughts she makes you privy to devour your sanity slowly so you don't even realize what is happening anymore." -Amanda Bedingfield, Amazon reviewer
There's a thin line between devotion and obsession...
Tormented young Damian suffers at the hands of his sinister and abusive family. His saving grace comes in the sweet and innocent Rayna -- the light in his dark world. Rayna fills an emptiness Damian never knew existed. Together, the children must commit the unthinkable to survive the evil that is meant to protect them.
But that was then...
This is now...
Damian and Rayna fight different demons as they attempt to forge a path of normalcy in adulthood. When Rayna ...
When his classic Pontiac is abducted by a deity who lives in the depths of Lake Michigan, Petronius Jablonski is offered Enlightenment in compensation. To obtain it he must decipher the coded features of an odyssey. He neglects to share these minor details with his longsuffering girlfriend, Sandy, who accompanies him. Home-schooled by an eccentric father, Petronius holds the modern world in contempt, the demise of polytheism and eighteenth century English in general, the plague of democracy and "internets" in particular.
Despairing of his ability to understand the journey and rarely paying attention, he engages the Reader's assistance. His propensity for digressions complicates the search for a solution while making a mockery of first person narration. He anticipates absurd questions and adds chapters in response, he accuses the Reader of being smitten with Sandy and makes her less attractive, and he revolutionizes Philosophy by superseding Occam's overrated Razor and Plato's ...
"Do you still want to run away after what happened last night?"
Their relationship changes overnight. She tries to keep her distance from him, while he comes closer and closer.
Spoiling her, he gives her everything she desires. His only wish is to keep her around. The whole world is envious of what she has.
"Never rush in a relationship," she says calmly.
"I will wait until you fall in love with me," he replies affectionately.
In the far future, humankind has left a destroyed Earth behind. No one misses the Earth; it's location a mystery and its existence beginning to be considered a myth. Until rumours spread that something unbelievable, miraculous and valuable beyond compare is there. Those in charge want it, and an official mission to recover the Kamilifu mtoto of legend is launched, but they are not the only ones in the hunt. Criminals, mercenaries and hired killers converge on the dead home world. But is Earth as dead as they think? And are humans the only one searching?
Aletheia is a melancholy goth living in New Orleans. Her dark moods have been her constant companion for as long as she can remember, but never more so than when her good friend and fellow tarot reader is murdered by the serial killer ravaging Jackson Square. The third in a string of murders, the supernatural killer creates gruesome tableaus, carving astrological symbols into the victims' chests and leaving tarot cards in their hands. In the wake of her friend's murder comes Martin, the unconventional detective with Santeria tattoos on his arms; Lilly, an eccentric and detached tarot reader with a propensity for saying unusual and vaguely prophetic things, and Edgar, the emotionally needy drug dealer that's infatuated with Aletheia. Employing occult knowledge, intuition and tarot cards, they each try to solve the murders as the killings pile up amidst a complex web of social relationships.
Leaving a dying Earth behind them, the remnants of humanity head towards their new home on a distant planet.
However, they never reach it, instead crash landing on a barren and hostile planet that no human was ever meant to survive on. With no water, and no hope, they must find a way to keep the human race alive in the wastelands of Icarus.
Mackenzie Miller leaves behind the only life she knows to join the Diviners in their search for water, wandering directly into the greatest dangers Icarus can offer.
There's more to worry about on Icarus than just dehydration. When Mackenzie learns what truly lurks in the deserts, dying of thirst is the least of her concerns.
For fans of Cussler and Crichton comes a thrilling fight for survival in the uncharted jungle...
A deadly carnivorous insect.
A scientific expedition trapped in the remote Brazilian rainforest.
One horror filled night.
Entomologist Howard Duncan has a generous grant and a wealthy lover. Now he's on the verge of a find in the Brazilian rainforest that will reenergize his career: the rarely sighted reptilus blaberus, an insect like no other.
But something has changed - nature has started producing an antidote to the fungal infection that previously held the insect population in check. Skeletons provide Duncan and his team with an ominous first clue about the potential consequences.
And as the hunters become the hunted, the team must fight for their lives if they want to survive the terror-filled night.
Ratenplatz II: The Promise is both a psychological thriller set against a backdrop of historical events, and a modern romance that unfolds within a framework of current multiverse theory.
Jonathan Ratenplatz awakens one morning to discover that he no longer knows himself. Not only has his sexual orientation changed, but so, too, has his core spiritual belief. As he struggles to recall the events of the night before and the point at which his old self disappeared, he discovers that someone has tampered with his Alexander Calder mobile, and when pieces of it begin to show up in unlikely places, he begins to fear for his safety.
Over the next several days, Jonathan gradually comes to realize that he is in grave danger and with the help of friends he must try to solve the riddle put forth by a psychopathic stalker even as he wrestles with the realization that someone else seems to be making a new home in his body.
In the search for answers, he uncovers long-held secrets concerning his ...
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 this past are troubling Lissie, a young servant girl, living on the remote Isle of Grayston in a period of time when horses were the normal mode of transport and days were spent working in Grayston Manor or wiling away her time in the isle's forest; the outskirts of which she lives in a cottage with her mother.
Who is the mermaid that features so prominently in these unexplained visions of a land and people from so long ago?
Why do the swirling seas that ...
Brandon Reed had always been into the strange and paranormal, he was eager to get the answers to the most ludicrous questions in life. Joined by his brother, a few other classmates and their teacher Mr. Blake, they are the West Jefferson High Paranormal Pioneers. An after-school club formed for those who wish to indulge in the mysteries surrounding folklore and legends. Their current topic is the story of Sarah Onyx, a convicted witch from the 1700s. As a treat to help quench his own thirst for mystery and answers, Mr. Blake decides to take his students to Ramsey Springs, Mississippi. There a curse is said to be cast upon the town by Sarah Onyx herself in response to the townspeople's attempt on her life. Brandon and his fellow club members wind up digging too deep and find themselves overwhelmed by the power of the witch. When lives start to be taken away Brandon must take it upon himself to lead his friends safely out of Ramsey Springs before they all become tallies on the Onyx ...
Home is where the heart resides. No matter how far you travel, the ones you love will always lead you back home.
The Island of Mists series continues as Ilona, granddaughter of Yvaine, suddenly finds herself on a journey, a voyage of spirit and determination. She is the voyager beyond the mists.
After finding a bloodied cloak in the nearby forest, Ilona's mother, Gweneth, accuses her of murder. Shattered by her mother's anger, Ilona leaves the island in search of answers and to find her sister, Ione. Determined to discover what happened, no matter the consequence, Ilona ventures into the world beyond, just as her grandmother once did. Days after leaving the island, Ilona discovers that she is not alone. An island boy named Tolli, although he and Ilona had never spoken and had never been formally introduced, followed her into the outside world, concerned that she was unprepared and certain that her chances of finding Ione were better with him at her side.
Ilona's journey takes her ...
Genre: Fantasy Length: 332 Pages (1,027 KB) Lending: Enabled Added: Aug 12th, 2020
Forced to pay for a crime she didn't commit and sold into slavery to be traded like an animal, Gabriella must fight to survive in a cruel world of another's making. Her courage may win her freedom, but will she understand that freedom comes not from the release of shackles, but with forgiveness?
Evan Blyth reunites with Jabir and Johanna in a daring attempt to free his sister and set mistakes of the past right. However, none of them expect the far reaching ripples of their actions will forever change the course of their lives.
Sequel to the award winning: Grasping Destiny.
Genre: Fantasy Length: 454 Pages (3,744 KB) Lending: Enabled Added: Aug 12th, 2020
The Doe family of rural Georgia didn't notice when The Great Depression began in 1929. It didn't make them poorer because they already had nothing. But there are things worse than nothing. One rainy night, young Rep, age fifteen, decided he'd been beaten for the last time by his alcoholic sharecropper daddy. He waited until the old man was passed out drunk and everybody else was asleep. Then he grabbed a piece of salt pork and lit out.
When the sun came up he was miles away, walking north. Which he did for the next four years. Avoiding people. Sleeping in the woods. Living on fish and squirrels, working now and then on small farms for room and board. One winter he worked on a logging crew. He survived. Without knowing it, he became a man.
The year he was twenty, it was turning cold and harvest work was over. Rep needed to find a place to spend the winter. So he came to Shoal Creek Farm, the biggest spread on that stretch of the Chattahoochee River, owned by violent bootlegger Red ...
In the near future, humanity has spread to every corner of the solar system, with peace and order maintained through the application of revenge insurance. Politicians, executives, and celebrities spend fortunes on policies with the seemingly omniscient Lifelong Services Corporation. In the event of a client's wrongful death, the company spares no expense in tracking down and executing the individuals responsible. All of this is accomplished using an advanced technology that provides its agents with nearly flawless cover identities as they conduct their investigations and infiltrate the personal lives of their targets, carefully plotting each assassination. August Carlisle has been a successful LSC field agent for years, but all of that changes after his most recent assignments put him on the wrong side of the company's agenda. Targeted by their deadliest operatives and hunted by the police for crimes he only technically committed, he is forced to live off the grid as he struggles to ...
The year is 1643. The scheming Cardinal Mazarin is now Prime Minister of France, but on the other side of the Channel, unrest in England grows daily, as civil war is erupting. As the political situation in England deteriorates, the royal court flees London for Oxford, and King Charles is desperate to secure both funding and troops to come to his aid.
Mazarin, every bit as devious as his predecessor, Richelieu, engages the services of François de Toucy to save the Queen of England, a former royal princess of France. François and his friends will set sail for England, in a quest to ensure the safety of the queen.
Whilst François is walking a diplomatic tightrope across the political cauldron of the royal court, his friend Armand falls desperately in love with the Queen's Maid of Honour, a lady as beautiful as she is cunning.
Soon the friends find themselves deeply entangled in a deadly combination of cut-throat politics, disasters on the battlefield and bitter machinations at ...
Genre: British Length: 425 Pages (1,225 KB) Lending: Enabled Added: Aug 12th, 2020
A fusion of twelve short stories mainly from the science fiction genre, but crossing over into horror, new age, humor and spiritual topics as well. The stories range from a few pages to over fifty pages. The stories are all independent and can be read in sequence or randomly. The stories are designed to be read quickly and easily based on fast paced plots. All the stories convey deep messages and comments on society and human behavior. A close analog would be a modern version of the classic twilight zone television series. Hope you enjoy them.
Genre: Short Stories Length: 368 Pages (2,398 KB) Lending: Enabled Added: Aug 12th, 2020
Kyros' tyrannical ruler, King Gjanion, has convinced his subjects that he is the last wizard. While seeking to crush the rebellion that has risen against him, Gjanion encounters Mara -- the true last wizard. Fearing the exposure of his lies, the King tries to silence Mara, who fights to protect those she loves. Her adoptive parents, Zhira and Gant, use alchemy to support her journey, to find the rebellion, and to help end the King's reign.
To save my father's life, I have to marry a man I hate.
He is arrogant and self-absorbed.
He only wants me as a trophy.
He only sees me as a prize.
But I can't say no.
I look down at the diamond on my left hand and walk down the aisle.
That's when I see him.
He's the man who showed me that love can petrify you to your core.
What happens when I have to make a choice?
What happens when the right thing to do is all wrong?
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Genre: Short Stories Length: 310 Pages (1,116 KB) Lending: Enabled Added: Aug 12th, 2020
The four seasons live inside us all.
Winter is the season of regret. The stillness of the cold, the purity of the snow, causes us to reflect on all that could have been, all that might have been.
When Athel was young, she dreamed of being a hero. Now, she relives every moment of it in her nightmares.
The attack on the Monolith came within a hair's breadth of saving the world.
But it didn't.
Now, devastated by the loss of so much life, overwhelmed by the agony of so much sacrifice, the handful of survivors from the now defunct Alliance look on as the seas rise one final time to erase all life from existence.
Her mighty heart broken, Athel cannot bear to go on. Unable to eat, unable to sleep, hunted by every nation, her enemy safely hidden beneath an impenetrable ocean of acidic seawater, she faces the hopeless task of either trying to save the world against impossible odds, or falling into the depths with all that remains of Aetria in this, the final installment of the Isle of ...
Genre: Mythology & Folk Tales Length: 454 Pages (1,713 KB) Lending: Enabled Added: Aug 12th, 2020
Josh North - a risk-it-all bad boy - sexy dirty talker - bad ass defender and UFC's Light Heavyweight Champion -- is about to meet his match.
Sophie Garner is a single mom who's been raising her daughter on her own, fighting for both of their lives ever since going into hiding to escape her abusive husband.
When Sophie gets offered the job of a lifetime as the exclusive massage therapist for Josh "The Jackhammer" North's team, it's difficult to say no to the outrageous salary -- and the bet -- that Josh proposes. But for Sophie it's a risk that could cost a lot more than just her heart - if she's found, it could cost her her life.
Should she dare?
Josh wants to break through Sophie's fortified walls, but is unwilling to put the jackhammer to his own and reveal his secrets and the side of him few have ever known or seen. To do that, he'll have to confront the darkness of his past.
Will he dare?
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Want a bigger sample than the random few opening pages offered here in the Look Inside? The author has made available the first 60+ pages straight from the print proof in PDF, found here: https://tattoozooblog.wordpress.com/2016/10/25/free-sample-really/ and/or here: https://tattoozooblog.files.wordpress.com/2016/10/tattoo_zoodownloadable_proof-pgs1-65.pdf(If Amazon does not allow hyperlinks, highlight and copy/paste. Or go to TattooZooBlog@wordpress.com)Tattoo Zoo is a big novel, not lightly purchased or delved into, so the large sample is a very good starting point to judge whether it is for you... for the unique voice alone perhaps. Here's the pitch:Tattoo Zoo is a novel that could only have been written by a veteran of more than three years in the Afghan War -- as a Green Beret then a civilian embedded journalist. America's longest war is compressed into a charged forty-six hours with the GIs of the Tattoo Zoo platoon trapped fighting a fierce Taliban in a nowhere piece of ...
Genre: War Length: 706 Pages (8,208 KB) Lending: Enabled Added: Aug 12th, 2020
Imprisoned from childhood. Forced to hunt his own kind.
Taught from a young age that his arcane powers were a mark of the demon inside of him, Garrett was given a choice: submit to the Sanctum and earn his redemption by hunting others like him... Or refuse and die.
The bright side? He probably won't live long enough to grow old with his regrets, anyway. But when he's forced to take a pretty new recruit out for her first day on the job, his terminal career plans go sideways fast.
Now, confronted with a startling conspiracy to end the war on demons once and for all, Garrett finds himself staring down one final choice -- between the sanctity of his own spirit... and the lives of the entire planet.
With great power, comes a great big pain in the ass.
Grab your copy of FALLEN today for a riveting thrill-ride through the dark underworld of Enochia...
An irresistible rogue in disguise... When renegade Irishman Ryan Coleraine is persuaded to accompany the adventurous Raveneau family to Regency London, to spy for America during the War of 1812, he soon discovers that he must not only pretend to be their son... but also a fashionable dandy.
Meanwhile, Lindsay Raveneau, a lovely and independent bluestocking, finds herself with a "brother" who challenges and arouses her in the most unsettling ways...
Danger and forbidden passions mount as Ryan and Lindsay carry their daring charade to the elegant drawing rooms of Regency society. Adding to the tensions are Lindsay's parents - André and Devon Raveneau from SILVER STORM - who must attempt to chaperone their daughter and her "brother" under their own roof!
SURRENDER THE STARS is pure delight - deliciously sensuous, humorous, and vibrant with the magic of love. Cynthia Wright has written another "keeper!"
"Cynthia Wright magically entwines passion and history!" RT Book Reviews
A man with no home and only the shattered memories of a life that is no longer his own, Jericho Corba struggles to find his place in his world. He lives with the bitter memories of the man he once was while still striving to find who he will be in the future.
After waking up in the presence of a resurrected Morgan Sanguine and the enigmatic Lord Nicholas, Jericho is soon sent to a new place. He finds himself dropped in the middle of a world that has been ravaged by war. The last of humanity is slowly dying away as demons finally claim Earth as their own. Jericho is sent to this place with a mission and if he manages to succeed, he may be able to claim the life he once had, as well as the world he once loved. Jericho sees a twisted alternate Earth where the demons have won the battle over humanity and while many of his allies have fallen, his enemies remain. He must forge his way through this unforgiving new world and put his trust in those who would have seen him dead. He doesn't know ...
Genre: Fantasy Length: 336 Pages (1,433 KB) Lending: Enabled Added: Aug 12th, 2020
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One of the most influential novels of the nineteenth century, Fyodor Dostoevsky's Crime and Punishmenttells the tragic story of Raskolnikov -- a talented former student whose warped philosophical outlook drives him to commit murder. Surprised by his sense of guilt and terrified of the consequences of his actions, Raskolnikov wanders through the slums of pre-revolutionary St. Petersburg trying to escape the ever-suspicious Porfiry, the official investigating the crime.
Genre: Literary Criticism Length: 1,456 Pages (2,550 KB) Lending: Not Enabled Added: Aug 12th, 2020
All three novels in the series in one volume:
One Good Quest Deserves Another - 13 year old Paul and his 10 year old sister Chaeley wished for nothing more than a carefree summer filled with lots of swimming, boating, and hiking. And they got their wish... sort of.
They got to go boating when they "borrowed" their grandfather's sailboat. And they got to go swimming when the boat sank off the coast of a tropical island. Now they are going to get to go hiking, because a bizarre genie named Rialti has turned Chealey into a camel and won't turn her back until they bring him a magical dragon's horn from the other side of the Crown of Amaranth.
For the protection of the magical people and animals that live in the Crown of Amaranth, its exact location must remain secret. It is one of the last refuges of giants, trolls, witches, unicorns, fairy folk, and dragons, all of whom have their own reasons for delaying the children in their quest.
A Genie In The Hand Is Worth Two In The Crown - A ...
Genre: Fantasy Length: 721 Pages (2,460 KB) Lending: Enabled Added: Aug 12th, 2020
At last, you have the option to own all four of the exciting, fast-paced Nick Woods books in one set.
Nick Woods, a Marine sniper who's retired and living in the shadows under a false name, is about to go on the ride of his life.
Woods thinks his government service is done. But after a big hiccup (actually, it's a HELL of a hiccup), it's actually just beginning. He'll soon be going from off-the-grid, to Mexico, to Afghanistan, to Nigeria, and he'll be doing the bloody work that no one else wants to do.
Genre: Political Length: 1,133 Pages (1,511 KB) Lending: Enabled Added: Aug 12th, 2020
"The Peas and Carrots series is one of those rare breed of books which is both uplifting, yet emotional. It was the perfect antidote when I felt really blue. I'd highly recommend these books."
Welcome to your new favourite family saga. Perfect for rom-com fans who are looking to lose themselves in the comedy of real life. Get the first three books in the series, along with a BONUS short story set in the Peas and Carrots world in this super value boxset.
Follow the adventures and mishaps of Eric and Suzi Sibley in this charmingly heart-warming, poignant and hilarious series that sees them tackle the ups and downs of adult life. Full of quirky characters and crazy mishaps, you will not be disappointed with award winning author Hannah Lynn's delightful series.
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Former Navy SEAL Nixon Swagger is home.
After twelve years of service and twice as many deployments, all Nix wanted was quiet. He'd sought the solace of the land he'd grown up on and found the peace he needed to silence the noise and figure out his next move. Nixon's stay was supposed to be temporary. He wasn't supposed to meet a feisty, head-strong woman who made his pulse race and set his body on fire. Falling in love hadn't been part of his plan. Taking a government contract to stop a homegrown terrorist group hadn't been either, but when the organization threatens to attack Philadelphia, he had no choice but to accept.
McKenna Wilson was living. Every day was the same. Raising her two teenage siblings didn't leave time for much else. Most days, she was okay with that. Then she bumped into the sexy war hero and, in an instant, her world changed. She had no idea falling for Nixon would be so dangerous. Now she was going head-to-head with the small-town's dirty sheriff who was ...
Do you like your vampires, old, powerful and a little mysterious? How would you like Drac as a good guy, a dad or a friend, can you picture it? Did you know Piers Anthony; the author is a close friend of Dracula's? Dracula's three-year-old son is in danger; someone wants him for his powers. Drac and friends are searching an ancient pyramid for the tomb of a vampire; will they live to find it? Is Piers a little too into "taking souvenirs" to be of much help? Is he thinking of the plot to his next book? How did everyone get split up? There is evil magic in this tomb and there may be a battle of dominance for the contents of the tomb, winner takes all, losers die.
Includes a PREVIEW of my version on A Christmas Carol.
The Dracula Heart's trilogy has magically transformed into an adventure series.
Dracula, Piers Anthony, the girl wizard Jenny, Moon Diamond, and the Siamese vampire cat have all returned for another exciting adventure.
Jenny begins to fall for a young and strikingly ...
She's an ordinary girl in an extraordinary situation.
Andrea left her comfortable home and her family to take a job building a pipeline with her estranged grandpa, Buck. She's always been curious about his job, and why her mother dislikes him so much. She doesn't expect, however, to uncover buried family secrets, for the job to be so difficult, or to be the only women on site.
Rooster isn't a bad guy. He respects women; he was raised by one of the best. But that new girl on the job is too small and feminine. She's a distraction, plain and simple, and she doesn't belong on a pipeline. This job is his chance to impress Buck Brennan, a pipeline legend, and no girly greenhorn or workplace romance is going to ruin it for him.
Will Andrea prove herself to her grandfather and forge a relationship with the old man, or will continuous disagreements and unexpected sexual tension between Andrea and Rooster derail their hard work? Find out in this extraordinary coming of age story.
Genre: Coming of Age Length: 360 Pages (3,311 KB) Lending: Enabled Added: Aug 12th, 2020
Evan Riverton and Ginger Monroe were both burned by love, and neither wanted to risk a broken heart again. A no strings fling was exactly the escape they both needed. What could go wrong?
An intriguing, illicit, high-stakes romantic adventure.
Orphaned young Jane becomes governess to the children of the handsome Mr. Rochester, with whom she falls deeply in love, but the dark secrets of Rochester's past and outside influence threaten to swallow their budding romance. Narrated in the unforgettable voice of its remarkable heroine, Jane Eyre is a timeless tale of heartbreak, mystery, and romance.
Genre: Romance Length: 315 Pages (808 KB) Lending: Not Enabled Added: Aug 12th, 2020
Audrey Loveday dreams of becoming a symphonic conductor, but under the guidance of her father, she is closer to having a mental breakdown than leading an orchestra. Gut instinct and a bit of courage pushes her to break away in search of a female conductress to mentor her. Instead, she meets an elderly Southern man, an Elvis Tribute Artist, and a fiery backup singer, all of whom have dreams of their own and are counting on Audrey's help to reach those dreams. Do they have The Four Ds of Success-desire, determination, discipline, and dedication-needed to compete in Memphis, Tennessee, with the top echelons of Elvis tribute artists? Thrown into the whirlwind of the Elvis world, Audrey learns about more than conducting: she learns about life, loss, and loyalty to the past, present, and what is to come. Dreams can come true but never in the way imagined.
Genre: Coming of Age Length: 376 Pages (1,012 KB) Lending: Enabled Added: Aug 12th, 2020
What if everything we know about monsters, were written by them? A Hunter's Legacy is book one in a trilogy that asks this question. The story will follow Karter 'Karr' Logan as he discovers who he truly is in a world full of monsters hidden from ordinary people. Orphaned as a baby, he was adopted and raised by the Logan family, never knowing his heritage. On a night out with his friends however, that all changed drastically. They are attacked by something out of the horror films they love and their lives will be forever changed as their normal lives become one of those movies. Hiding from a government agency that knows about monsters, running from the monsters themselves. This becomes their new normal as they fight to stay alive while being trained by someone that knows more about Karr's past than anyone, where he came from, and more importantly, who is parents are. A strange woman in white visits Karr in his dreams, he can hear her voice in his head. Who is she? What does she mean ...
The second thriller in the International Marine Police series follows the IMP in its fight against modern day human trafficking. Former Merchant Navy Commodore William Smart, IMP's Chief, has already battled piracy across the world's oceans and is now set the task of fighting 21st century slavery.
Gabriel Obi, an African gang leader, snatches women and children from Somalian villages and ships them to a small port in Peru. Here, Obi teams up with Raol Santos, a violent gang leader who arranges the sale of the captives to the highest bidder.
Amongst the captives on the first slave trip is Amal, an eight year old girl destined for a miserable life as a domestic servant or for an even worse life in America's underage sex trade.
Meanwhile, on American soil the Security Services unearth a terrorist plot to launch a co-ordinated and simultaneous attack against a number of unknown targets, killing thousands of people on a scale never before seen in a Western country. The terrorists will ...
Sometimes, the only way to save a girl is to teach her how to fight.
Bobby Kincaid is an MMA fighter whose life revolves around his family and their gym. As the oldest of three boys, he's a natural born leader, his loyalties and time already spoken for.
That all changes when a shy accountant with too much baggage and a teenage kid enters his life.
Now Bobby is down for the count...
Too bad the girl of his dreams leaves the club with someone else.
Finding Home is a humorous, action-packed, standalone sports romance with no cliffhanger, from real-life, full-contact fighter, Emilia Finn. Join the Kincaids on a romantic adventure filled with family loyalties, fire-sparking kinships, and undeniable proof that #GirlsFightToo
What are reviewers saying about Finding Home?
"Captivated me from start to finish."
"As a huge fan of sweet, sexy, alpha males along with tight knit family series, I'm pretty picky on my favorites. But the Rollers check ...
If your world fell apart, would you be a helpless victim, a tyrant or would you struggle to survive against those that would exploit you? In every national conflict there have always been those that resist. To resist, you have to survive. If it happened in the United States, how would you feed yourself without being able to go to the store? How would you protect yourself from those that carry guns and, the biggest question of all, how would you protect those that looked to you as their leader?
When thousands of people flee the dystopian cities Chattanooga and Atlanta, and gather in the woods, they look for one man to be their leader. He didn't ask to be the leader, he didn't want to be the leader, but sometimes leadership chooses you. Whether you lead because of your vision, circumstances, luck, or because of a promise made to a little girl, when you are chosen, you must lead. Using what skills you have, and relying on good people, you defend when you can, you hide the people the ...
Not your usual reverse harem...
Betrayed by her family, gryphon shifter Gesa Lionheart strikes out on her own. When she decides to help the local police department deal with minor supernatural offenders, she has no idea it will lead to her relationship with a snarky fae, a sweet human, a sexy fox, and a voluptuous sea creature. Only arrogant, asinine alpha male gryphons have harems. But Gesa was never content to follow rules. Somewhere between finding missing humans and solving shifter murders, this tough gryphon finds herself with her own pride.
Now if they can just survive the demon who owns the town...
I was tired of reading the same old thing over and over again in reverse harem. Sick of all alpha male and fainting female all the time -- and desperate to be able to tell the male characters apart -- I tried to infuse some variety into my story. Gesa might not be your cup of tea, and that's okay -- she doesn't care. Her lovers are as varied in physicality and ...
Adam and Eve destroyed paradise. The Creator drove them from the Garden of Eden where the Tree of Life grows. They must survive in a young world where few plants grow and only the first pairs of creatures roam. Angels scorn them and no longer obey their commands. Animals that they spoke with and ruled over in paradise are now wild and deaf to human words. Some creatures find their teeth suited to eating meat. The first two humans suffer hunger and starvation, injury and pain. Death teaches them fear and grief. They call on the God they walked and talked with in Eden Garden, but the Creator remains silent. Adam invents a way of scratching his words onto the wall of a cave. He hopes the Creator might consider his petitions. Later, Eve invents her own script.
This is their story.
Past the Last Island
The South Pacific Islands, 14,000 years ago - crossroads of cultures from Asia to Australia
After their island is ravaged by tidal flooding, some villagers turn to a brutal leader for protection, but others flee by night, taking to the open sea in a quest to find a new life. They meet others along the way, people driven to find whatever lies beyond the edge of the world.
On the great open sea, they enter a world still ruled by spirits, a place of wonders where beauty and danger live side by side. Some give their life to the journey.
Genre: Fantasy Length: 375 Pages (1,407 KB) Lending: Enabled Added: Aug 12th, 2020
New Cover designed by Virginia McKevitt.
Carianne Barlow never expected to leave her Philadelphia townhouse and travel to the wild-west, but when she inherits a fortune from her eccentric grandmother, conditions are attached. She must open a center of culture anchored by a library. Such an undertaking requires political support, and no one is more influential in the west than Rhyan Cason, a handsome rancher with the reputation of a rabble-rousing lobbyist with a preference for the ladies. Carianne gets on the westbound train with no thought of the treacherous world awaiting her in the little prairie town near Rhyan's sprawling ranch.
When Rhyan asks her to catalog his library, Carianne jumps at the chance. Their relationship turns from employer/employee to much more, but their beliefs clash, and events take a dangerous turn. Carianne learns too late Rhyan is pursued by a sinister enemy determined to destroy everything he cares for -- including her.
When the peaceful world of Correll came under attack, from the brutal and savage Gunoi, everyone expected the Confederacy to come to their aid. But help never came. Years of fighting backed them into a corner, and facing complete annihilation their leaders made the greatest mistake imaginable. They stuck a deal with the demonic entity Drak'Nal, trading the souls of their soldiers in return for the power to defeat their enemies.
Three hundred years later, Nariko and the other survivors of Corell are still searching for a way to free themselves from their involuntary enslavement to Drak'Nal, but they are running out of time. Every time they die, their curse brings them forcibly back to life. Every day they lose more of their humanity, lose more of their true selves, and darkness takes its place.
Nariko had always clung to her faith to give her strength, but now the Luminarch no longer answers her prayers and a second, darker persona is growing within her threatening to swallow her ...
... It's not easy saving a special agent's life with your hands cuffed behind your back
Join USA Today Bestselling Author Fiona Quinn on the hunt for those bringing danger to American shores in these action adventure suspense thrillers driven by spies, conspiracy theories, political corruption and love.
OPEN SECRET -
To beat the enemy at their own game, Rowan and Avery must break the rules.
It only complicates things that they're falling in love.
COLD RED -
Here was Anna's chance to escape and survive. It would be so much easier without her special forces code - no man left behind. It's a cross-country cat and mouse game while maintaining her undercover status. It's hard to explain why a criminal would go to such lengths for the guy who is determined to throw her behind bars.
EVEN ODDS -
A plan is hatched to insert the two intelligence officers into the action -- under the cover of a fake marriage -- painting a target on Raine's back, ...
A magical boarding school. Budget cuts. Missing teaches. A not-so-cozy mystery.
You think you know the world of magical boarding schools? Not from a teacher's perspective at a school for at risk youth.
This book bundle includes:
Of Curse You Will
Cackles and Cauldrons
Hex and the City
Wedding Bells and Midnight Spells
and BONUS MATERIAL:
Night of the Living Deadcrumbs and Careers for Magical Creatures are also included in this bundle.
WARNING: These books contain hex-rated mysteries.
Book 11: Of Curse You Will
Having a clandestine romance in a realm of witches, Fae, and monsters is dangerous, especially when Prince Charming's curse complicates one's sex-life -- and could result in death.
A mysterious presence haunts the school and threatens Clarissa and those closest to her. She must figure out who is behind these threats before anyone else gets hurt.
Book 12: Cackles and Cauldrons
When Thatch is accused of murder, Clarissa must prove that Thatch has been ...
Genre: Fantasy Length: 1,098 Pages (4,910 KB) Lending: Enabled Added: Aug 12th, 2020
Nineteen years ago, the ArchTyrant and his army were finally defeated at the Battle of Embers. The path of slaughter, which had reduced over a thousand worlds to ash, had finally come to an end.
Nine months later, little Gerald Dyson was born on earth. As the reincarnation of the ArchTyrant, he inherited an astonishing amount of bad kharma, bringing misfortune to him and everything he touches.
Poor Gerald has no idea, of course. All he knows is that whenever he touches something, it breaks, wherever he goes, it rains, whenever he sees an animal, it attacks him.
When the Galaxy Central Computer malfunctions for the first time in history, and sends Gerald a scholarship to the prestigious Central Exeter law school, and when a handful of alien beauties start to take interest in him, he wonders if his luck might be changing for the better. But, a mafia heiress, a soul-sucking demon, a huntress who eats humans, are these really the kinds of girls you want to be obsessed with you?
THE CURTAIN - A NOVEL SYNOPSIS:
Have you met Henry Maddox? He knows you -- not personally of course... he really only knows your data. But from that data he actually may know you better than you think you know yourself. Henry knows where you've been and what you've bought. He knows all of your friends. Henry not only knows your behaviors, he understands your tendencies. And from those tendencies, he can predict what you're going to do before you've actually done it.
Who is Henry Maddox? He is a 21st century marketing consultant and he specializes in highly personal and irresistibly persuasive advertising.
Henry's strategies combine modern data mining (Big Data) techniques with other advanced and controversial marketing practices (Market Fragmentation, Cross Promotion, and Conglomerate Propagandizing) to the point where consumers don't even know they are being sold. Businesses love Henry because he not only moves product, he actually controls their customers.
But when Henry is ...
The fourth book in the Vernetta Henderson series!
A brutal murder, missing documents and an unscrupulous opposing counsel lead attorney Vernetta Henderson on a quest for justice -- and ultimately -- revenge. The hotshot L.A. lawyer takes on a corporation with a long history of discriminating against women. While Vernetta simply wants justice for her clients, the corporation's hired gun wants to win... and she doesn't care how. On the home front, Vernetta's infamous sidekick Special has finally found true love. But is the price more than she's willing to pay?
Genre: African American Length: 398 Pages (937 KB) Lending: Enabled Added: Aug 12th, 2020
Seventeen-year-old Laylah Le Croix has a rich father, mansion, and servants. Yet she is lonely and neglected. Her father would rather work than speak to her. At the academy she is bullied and mistreated.
When Weres attempt to kidnap Laylah, she is saved by the mysterious Donil Silentshadow. Donil rouses feelings in Laylah that make her question her life and her father's animosity toward her handsome rescuer. Confused by these emotions, she seeks answers from those closest to her and is rebuffed.
She must make a choice. Obey her father's edicts or follow her heart to learn the truth about her past.
#1: Dusk Conspiracy
#2: Midnight Revelations
#3: Night Betrayals
Genre: Fantasy Length: 386 Pages (679 KB) Lending: Enabled Added: Aug 12th, 2020
Her shoulders are small, her troubles many, but when destruction threatens her family, her worn down spirit must rise to the size of ten tough men.
The tragedies that befell Loraine Pruitt brought her from fun and optimistic to embittered and weary and finally to giving up on life. Her happy home and thriving Wisconsin dairy farm slid into decay, and she struggles to get by with her blind husband, underdeveloped adult son, and her own afflictions.
As if not enough misfortune and heartbreak came her way, one fine summer day her son innocently wrongs the state's richest man, his arrogant son comes seeking payback, and Loraine fatally resists his aggression. Realizing what's in store when the bloody news reaches his father, she flees her homestead with husband and son in tow and the vengeful patriarch's hired killers on their tail.
Barely eluding the man trackers across the Midwest, the desperate but determined dairymaid must rouse infinite courage to save her family while also ...
Emelia Wells is a wealthy merchant's daughter and hosting social events is what she loves the most. When her childhood friend asks her to lift his brother's spirits by finding him a wife, she finds the challenge quite intriguing. Little does she know, though, that by getting involved in love games, she could have her own heart fooled. Will she ever admit that the man she is trying to uplift might be the one who makes her own heart fly? Or will she back down due to the overwhelming situation she and her friend have fallen into?
Montgomery Shaw has recently lost his beloved father and has experienced unbearable pain and loss. His father inspired him to study medicine and now he has become a real gentleman, wishing to offer to others. Even though he is determined to never fall in love, reality proves him wrong. When his brother's best friend, Emilia, approaches him, he won't be able to neglect the feelings he starts to develop. But is he ready to chase the love he has denied all this ...
Bryan Mitchell has a lot of problems. He works the night shift at a dead-end job, he's struggling with his dying grandmother's hospital bills, and his obsessive-compulsive disorder makes dealing with people a challenge. Most days, he's just trying to survive.
And then there are his bad days.
You see, Bryan doesn't live in our world. He lives in an alternate world where the Cold War culminated in the release of a biological weapon called the Germ. After raging across the world as a pandemic, it adapted itself to every ecosystem on Earth. It is everywhere. It's inside people. And it changes them.
As a special kind of Contaminated called a Ghostlord, Bryan has abilities-- most notably, the ability to animate his obsessive fears into living, breathing monsters. Normally he has this under control, but one terrifying night will bring him into contact with the Contamination Task Force, a branch of the government dedicated to hunting down Prodigals: Contaminated civilians living under the ...
This carefully crafted ebook: "Hamlet (The Unabridged Play) + The Classic Biography: The Life of William Shakespeare" is formatted for your eReader with a functional and detailed table of contents. The Tragedy of Hamlet, Prince of Denmark, written by William Shakespeare between 1599 and 1601, is set in Denmark and recounts how Prince Hamlet exacts revenge on his uncle Claudius, who murdered the King, takes the throne and marries Hamlet's mother. Life of William Shakespeare is a biography of William Shakespeare by the eminent critic Sidney Lee. This book was one of the first major biographies of the Bard of Avon. It was published in 1898, based on the article contributed to the Dictionary of National Biography. William Shakespeare (1564 - 1616) was an English poet and playwright, widely regarded as the greatest writer in the English language and the world's pre-eminent dramatist. He is often called England's national poet and the "Bard of Avon". His extant works, including some ...
Genre: British Length: 571 Pages (922 KB) Lending: Not Enabled Added: Aug 12th, 2020
Les Misérables is among the greatest novels of all time. In it Victor Hugo takes readers deeply into the Parisian subsoil, immerses them in a battle between good and evil and takes them to the barricades during the revolt of 1832 with a breathtaking realism that is unsurpassed in modern prose.
Genre: Historical Fiction Length: 558 Pages (2,295 KB) Lending: Not Enabled Added: Aug 12th, 2020
This carefully crafted ebook: "The Best of Charles Dickens: A Tale of Two Cities + Great Expectations + David Copperfield + Oliver Twist + A Christmas Carol (Illustrated)" is formatted for your eReader with a functional and detailed table of contents. A Tale of Two Cities: A Tale of Two Cities is a novel by Charles Dickens, set in London and Paris before and during the French Revolution. The novel depicts the plight of the French peasantry demoralized by the French aristocracy in the years leading up to the revolution, the corresponding brutality demonstrated by the revolutionaries toward the former aristocrats in the early years of the revolution, and many unflattering social parallels with life in London during the same time period. It follows the lives of several protagonists through these events. Great Expectations: Great Expectations is a bildungsroman, or a coming-of-age novel, and it is a classic work of Victorian literature. It depicts the growth and personal development of an ...
Genre: Classics Length: 2,299 Pages (3,403 KB) Lending: Not Enabled Added: Aug 12th, 2020
A series of romances in the Western and Amish genres... Victoria has had bad luck with romance in her small town so she decides to answer an ad for a mail order bride in Wyoming. She finds her would-be husband to be a dutiful man. He's reliable but bland... unlike the man he has working for him, the free-spirited Luke. The rancher makes it clear what Victoria's role will be in the household but she cannot help but develop feelings for Luke... a man that makes her heart skip a beat every time he looks at her. Will she opt for the safety of the rancher's farm or will she follow her heart and run away with Luke?
Systemic racism is real, and redemption comes at a cost. But a white savior complex will not save a black FBI analyst on vacation from the Seattle office, where he is sidetracked in Idaho and meets a mysterious stranger. While camping alone, the analyst is attacked by white supremacists and saved by the stranger, whom he now owes his life. Meanwhile, several Federal and State authorities are interested in the stranger, who is determined to release a computer virus giving each African American money for reparations.
Genre: African American Length: 452 Pages (1,493 KB) Lending: Enabled Added: Aug 12th, 2020