Millie Strong, a twenty-seven-year-old, registered nurse. Millie was recently fired from the hospital job she loved and finds herself working in a nursing home where she meets Luca Moretti, a charming, eighty-six-year-old man. Luca is dying yet Millie is drawn to his kindness, sense of humor, and intelligence. He becomes a friend and mentor to her, and she, in turn, makes his last days easier and more meaningful. Luca, though, is not all he seems or, rather, he is more and as he dies he takes hold of Millie and passes his mind into ...
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 ...
Silver medal winner in 2019 Readers' Favorite International Book Awards ... a Narnia for the modern age, a new classic... " -Readers' Favorite
~ Finalist in Young Adult Fiction 2019 Best Book Awards
Odo Whitley is translucent, human frosted glass, eyes peering through him, never at him. His achingly lonely existence is upended when a strange girl with flaming orange hair passes him a cryptic note in science class, sending the two unlikely new friends on an interdimensional quest for a mysterious lost doll.
With help from the ...
Chosen - The Complete Trilogy
Just when he thought his life had taken a turn for the better, Zachary Steele is about to find out exactly what being 'Chosen' means.
After leaving the Special Forces, where they had served for many years, Zac and his best friend, Mike, are back in the hellish sandpit of the war-zone that is southern Afghanistan. However, unlike their previous blood-filled experiences in the region, this time the two men are running their own highly-successful business selling technical equipment to the ISAF military ...
Greg Johnson retired at 40 from a Greenwich, Connecticut hedge fund. He thought his life was as close to perfect as it could be. He had millions in the bank; he had a great home, and he was engaged to Cindy, a beautiful woman who seemed to love him. Greg is devastated when Cindy breaks off their engagement. He became an emotional wreck, finally adopting an old Labrador Retriever to help him cope. Florida Atlantic University Professor Frank Weber, a chronic womanizer who is also Greg's best friend, convinces Greg to start over in the ...
It's a simple story, a journey, a search, a pursuit. There is a man from Perth, an American woman, their daughter. The woman is intent on creating chaos wherever she goes, through urban art, and her work extends to creating chaos in her own life by having a daughter. The man is intent on finding his daughter and in doing so finds himself and the songs inside him.
It's a road trip novel, starting in Perth, Australia, and traversing America, Canada and Europe. It is also a meditation on art, creativity, success, growing up and taking ...
This pioneering study examines the considerable changes that took place in the criminal justice system in the century after the Restoration. The author reveals how and why an alternative means of dealing with crime emerged in the policing of London, in the practices and procedures of prosecution, and in the establishment of new forms of punishment.
Regina Hawkins has lost her little boy, gone missing in the wilderness of the Louisiana bayous. Rumors abound shortly thereafter that the child fell victim to a dreaded local curse, and that his soul has been lost forever. Three years pass, and the grief-stricken mother stands on a bridge, ready to end her own life and so join her son in heaven. Only divine intervention, it seems, can save her from this tragic fate.
Book 2 in the Cold Case: FBI series brings FBI Special Agent Joanna Weirdlee to the Louisiana bayous, ...
Lady Elizabeth Randolph had always been a rebellious young woman, but when her scheming guardian threatens to marry her off to a grotesque stranger, she finds her gumption truly tested. Escaping to London disguised as a young man, Elizabeth discovers a new world of gambling, duels, cruelty and love. Railing against the limitations of her gender and with her best friend, William, by her side, Elizabeth sets out to win her freedom.
"A sumptuous and enjoyable read!" - Romantic Times
If Lord Donovan Trent had his way, he would spend his days carelessly wooing the women of London society. Instead, he finds himself banished to the English countryside of Cornwall, forced by the decrees of his father's will to run his family's tin mines and find a country bride. The very last thing the handsome lord needs is a local lass sticking her nose into his affairs, but that seems to be exactly what the parson's daughter Corisande Easton had in mind.
"It's been five months ...
Two women hold the keys to his heart. Only one will survive that fateful night...
When Ava O'Reilly is wrongly accused of stealing from her employer, she has no option but to flee Ireland. The law is after her, and she has only one chance at escape - the Titanic.
Aboard the ship of dreams, she runs straight into the arms of Captain 'Buck' Blackthorn, a dashing gentleman gambler who promises to be her protector. He is intrigued by her Irish beauty and manages to disguise her as the maid of his good friend, the lovely Countess of ...
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Caroline meets Jon in the unlikeliest of places after he heroically saves her from a wasp in the middle of a traffic queue. But when the cars move she hasn't got his name and thinks she'll never find him again. However, he's left a clue in her car - a receipt with a name and a hotel written on it. Caroline sets out to find him unaware that the receipt isn't his. Instead she's searching for Jon's friend, Charles Eustace, the complete opposite of Mr Right.
Squashing Wasps follows Caroline's chaotic quest to track down her ...
Mo Collins is a reluctant hero, trapped at the end of the world on board his replica pirate ship, surrounded by hordes of blue naked zombies. What else could go wrong? On his ship, the Viva Ancora he has traveled along the rivers and lakes of America for the past few years. But now he finds himself only miles from his childhood home, and the world has gone to hell. These zombies have flooded the now dead Alabama lake town where he is docked. Mo and his only surviving shipmate, Crow, are doing one thing, surviving. They fish and watch ...
A Brutal struggle for power.
When a young man injured by a mine on the last day of World War II, emerges from a US military hospital in Germany with no identity and no memory, he must learn what it means to live again.
How can he survive with only a haunting sense of guilt and anxiety hanging over him?
Reluctantly he begins, piece by piece, to discover the truth about his past and the threat to his future.
He must reinvent his entire life if he is to make sense of the confused chaos encircling ...
Survival is not guaranteed...
Firefall sees the return of battle-hardened soldier Mark Isen, now a major with the Third Ranger Battalion, who finds himself and his Rangers in alliance with the German Army, fighting crazed right-wing radicals.
Isen and his men are tasked with what they believe to be a peaceful multinational training exercise, but, after parachuting into Germany on a winter night armed only with game plans and blanks, the deadly truth emerges...
The Rangers are unable to contact the German exercise controllers and ...
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It is June 1951. Italy. The revolutionary DH Comet is on a final test programme. The plane, a technological leap of faith by a relatively small British company, will give Britain a 5 year head start over its American and French competition.
But the knives are out for it; there is a threat to the plane. Soon three people - Stafford, a brilliant engineer, his headstrong sister Harriet and Harry Jones, a rogue and former Soviet agent - are reluctantly drawn into a web of intrigue spun by the competing interests of British Intelligence, ...
The Legend of Madoc, a twelfth century Prince of Gwynedd
Cherokee folklore tells of a brave group of moon-eyed, pale-skinned explorers who many, many generations ago, crossed a great water to reach their lands These people called themselves Welsh, and their story begins here...
The North Wales princedom of Gwynedd mourns the death of its greatest leader, Owain. Not all grieve though; his son Dafydd, positions himself for an ambitious power grab. When Prince Madoc unearths evidence of a murderous plot, his duplicitous half-brother ...
THE HOUSE OF TRYSTS
Open the door to lust lies and love.
Laura Manning, a woman in her late thirties, is living an unremarkable life in an English village. One day she rescues an elderly lady after she has been knocked over by her English bull dog outside her townhouse in London. This meeting catapults Laura into a secret world of trysts and entanglements.
Her marriage to David, an engineer, is on the rocks. She works as an interior designer for her husband's renovation company and is struggling with a mid-life crisis. Her one ...
Genre: Family Life
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To find the truth, one must first uncover the lies...
When a Catholic priest hangs himself at the Pope's inauguration in St. Peter's Square, his friend, Professor Alex Harker, is dragged into a secret war.
The suicide sets into motion a timetable of terrifying events that will irrevocably change the world as we know it. With the clock ticking, pursued by a deadly assassin, Harker must track down and decipher pieces of a puzzle laid down by the dead priest.
Harker finds himself in an epic battle - one that has been playing out on ...
Genre: Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
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Frank needed to sail away Newport, R.I., and years of abuse and pain. Before he could do that, he needed to clear his name related to the murder of his parents, Maddi, and Heddy. The police, never able to find substantial evidence at the scene, reluctantly had to release him. Now, as he pushed away from the dock in his custom sloop, he sailed into a stormy night as he reminisced the overpowering urge to kill parents who had never shown him affection. And who wouldn't have killed them after what they had done? Sail with Frank on a ...
IHIBRP Award for Excellence in Writing 2020
It is not a peaceful time in the kingdom... especially when an old enemy returns from the past.
The clans have won the battle, but the emperor seeks to win the war. So when Namir goes to the Imperial Palace in Ataxata to sign a peace treaty - tensions run very high. However, the clan's fears are heightened when their leader fails to return, and his escort is washed up dead. Now the clans will come together from far and wide to enlist the help of hidden deities, forgotten tribes and ...
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Summer 1686. Wintercombe. Louise and Alex mourn the death of their baby son.
Louise sinks into depression and Alex seeks comfort in the arms of another woman.
Alex finds refuge and revolutionary intrigue in Holland while his cousin Charles, long desirous of Louise and the family home, returns from exile, intent on fulfilling his ambition at last: to be master of Wintercombe.
All affairs of the heart, however, are caught up in a larger swirl of events as James II is about to be dethroned and as anti-Catholic, nationalist sentiment ...
"I can't be with her but d@mned if I can let her go... "
Follow three bad-a$$ football players. Will they choose career over love or can they have both?
I've got room for only one thing in my life, football. That's why when I turned down the covers, we both agreed, once and done. I never expected what came next and she ran out before I could explain. Now, I can't throw, can't run... can't even think straight.
I foolishly agreed to his stupid rule and now, my eyes follow him around like a love-sick puppy. Majoring in ...
Genre: Anthologies & Literature Collections
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THIS IS AN ANTHOLOGY OF AMISH ROMANCE SHORT STORIES
Rebecca is a young Amish woman with a whole lot of problems in the romance department. She was left heartbroken by the man she thought she loved but now finds herself courted by Jonah, the favorite son of the community. Her parents sign off on the union but Rebecca herself is unsure of committing herself to Jonah. Her parents go ahead and set up the wedding... But will Rebecca go through with it?
Rick Green is twenty-five years old, long on education but short on life experience. After graduating from Harvard Law School, he sets aside his idealistic ambitions and gives in to the lure of big money, joining one of New York's top firms at the peak of the 1980's leveraged buyout craze. He quickly finds himself overburdened with responsibility, doing battle with his conscience over matters he can barely understand.
His personal life is in turmoil, too. Chafing under his self-imposed control, he abandons his sweet, virginal ...
(Content Warning: Contains graphic descriptions of rape, pedophilia, and violence against children throughout)
A dark cloud hangs over Rafford County Arkansas. That cloud's name is Jacob White. A sadistic pedophile whose depravity is matched only by his cunning, Jacob aspires to claim the life of his 100th victim by the end of the summer. Enter John Morton. An aging police detective who lost his pregnant wife to the killer and vows grisly revenge. As the body count rises, Morton sets off to destroy Jacob White once and for all. Can ...
In this touchingly emotional and sometimes heart wrenching story of discovery and re-discovery, Judy Tanner experiences a grief that no child should ever have to go through, ultimately learning about both her inner and outer life at an extremely young age, through loss and love and a variety of fascinating personalities and characters. Traveling the world in search of answers, Judy believes she finds the ultimate gift - that she was carrying all of the answers within, but will that realization be enough to satisfy and sustain her as ...
This is the second novel in the "Misadventures of Haole boy" four book series and is based on the author's own misadventures in Iran. Haole boy and his friend Andy travel to Calcutta India together, but their journey is halted by passport problems that leave them languishing in a cheap hotel for foreigners called the Amir Kabir. The Iran of Shah Reza Pahlavi is a menacing place for the Haole boy and his friend. With no help offered by the American Embassy in Tehran Andy and Haole boy find themselves on the brink of starvation and ...
Tara North has had enough of her job and unimpressed by her non-existent love life, she knows something needs to change; she's just not sure what. When fate intervenes, in the form of Tray Buchanan, her life as she once knew it is completely transformed. A shocking accident puts her life in danger and Tara retreats to the home of her Aunt Rosa, in the beautiful small mountain town of Big Spruce, Washington to recuperate.
There she meets striking Shasta King, and the attraction is instant. As Tara struggles to uncover the truth ...
He was a young boy accused of a crime he didn't commit and judged guilty because of who is father was. He would fight a battle to leave behind his past determined to win the war of who he really was by recreating himself into the man he wanted to be. She had a secret past she was running from and battling a war within herself, she couldn't stay in one place for long, until she met him. Brody Mercer and Jolie Stewart, two people injured by their childhood past come together, neither believing in love and yet the moment their hearts ...
What are the Dead Sea Scrolls and the Apocryphal gospels? Relive their discovery and uncover their latest translations. What is in the Gospel of Mary? what are the Infancy gospels, and what kinds of crimes did Christ commit as a juvenile? How does the origina Origin story read? And what are the feminist Gospels and who wrote them? Follow N. M. Reed's fictional characters as they travel on a journey of discovery. Professor Antony Jacobs is part of a team of researchers chosen to translate the current finds of ancient scrolls. As he ...
The thrilling sequel to The Web of Wizardry
"A richly-detailed construction of fantasy... A complex culture with a sorcerous touch upon the whole." C.J. Cherryh
Alighting in a new land, Tyrus and Erezjan are no strangers to a life of wandering. They have travelled far and wide across the realm of Krantin, descrying regions from afar.
Now they find themselves integrated into life in a distant and eccentric new province, Couredh. Before long, it becomes obvious that they will not be able to conceal the true nature of their arrival ...
1. As a man thinketh
2. From Poverty to Power
3. The Way of Peace
4. All These Things Added
5. Byways to Blessedness
6. The Mastery of Destiny
7. The Life Triumphant
8. Eight Pillars of Prosperity
9. Foundation Stones to Happiness and Success
10. Above Life's Turmoil
11. From Passion to Peace
12. Man-King of Mind, Body and Circumstance
13. Light on Life's Difficulties
14. Men and systems
15. The Shining Gateway
16. Out from the Heart
17. Through the Gates of Good
18. The Divine Companion
19. Morning And Evening Thoughts
20. James ...
Genre: Business & Money
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Dixon's European sojourn goes awry when she's arrested for corporate espionage. She's just an innocent Australian teacher working abroad. Or is she? For Dixon, it's a matter of wrong place, wrong time. The investigating officers are convinced she's stolen the navigation and guidance technology from the plane manufacturer Flussair, and that she's behind the murder of a top-ranking executive. All the evidence points to her, but she insists it's all a misunderstanding. She breaks out of custody in order to prove her innocence. But there ...
Rugan of Westmark is forced to take up the life of a wandering mercenary after his barony falls to a conquering empire. When he runs afoul of brigands in the lawless borderland, Rugan narrowly escapes with his former servant, the roguish pickpocket Kaliver. Relentlessly hunted by the vengeful brigands, Rugan decides to seek refuge in the one place he knows they won't follow: Tark, a reclusive hermit kingdom ruled by a mysterious Witch-Queen. Rugan and Kaliver soon find themselves caught up in a secret plot to depose the Witch-Queen, ...
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Traversing back to the ancient Prime Martial World from modern age, Austin finds himself in a younger body as he wakes up. Yet, the young man he possesses was a miserable dimwit, what a bummer! But it doesn't matter as his mind is sound and clear. Possessing this younger and stronger body, he will fight his way to become the God of martial arts, and rule the whole Martial World!
Genre: Teen & Young Adult
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An Explosive Trio of Best-selling International Spy Thrillers at a Dynamite Price. Ex-CIA, ex-Delta Force, ex-FBI, ex-SEALs... The elite tactical force known as The Alpha Team is in the business of security and intel. There's a little something here for everybody -- love, revenge, technothrills, past life regression -- as the Alphas crisscross the globe foiling military coups and assassination plots, taking down drug smugglers, cyber terrorists, and extremists.
OPERATION DUE DILIGENCE. At the heart of hard-hitting action and ...
Growing up, Sabrina Jacobs could only dream her life would be this good. She has a successful career, a famous sexy husband, two children, a house in an affluent Westchester suburb and a shoe collection worthy of a magazine spread.
Too bad it's all a façade.
It has been almost a year since her husband admitted he had an affair with a younger and bouncier coworker. Follow Sabrina as she tries to rein in her out-of-control life by kicking her husband out on his rear, chucking her career and even firing her too-cute-for-the-job ...
Individual acts of heroism and endurance mingle with the mystery of Irene's disappearance and the fate of the Woodvilles' old adversary, Bart Sadler, who risks everything to find her.
It is July 1939 and Alexander Martyn has married Irene, a beautiful German girl. After a blissful honeymoon in Italy, Irene returns to Berlin to warn a friend of the impending danger and immediately disappears without trace. Alexander joins the RAF, but his thoughts are always on his bride's unknown fate. But this is not the only catastrophe to engulf ...
When a drug addicted business man pleads guilty to Conspiracy charged by the US Federal Attorneys Office, he unknowingly surrenders himself to an isolated world very few people get to see.
As Stone Sharp navigates his hellish surroundings in a Texas Prison Camp, he quickly learns who to avoid and who to seek help from. He soon realizes the way not only to live but thrive, is through hustling, gambling and evading the watchful eyes of the guards.
The eerie walls that shroud criminal activities were originally built during World War ...
Jesse and Jessica shared almost everything as children, except the same birthday. One other thing they couldn't share was the love of their dad. He had his favorite for reasons best not mentioned.
The family is torn apart when their dad is found murdered with all the traits of a particular twisted MO. A robbery gone wrong, jealous partner in a love triangle, warring neighbors, or someone closer to home? For Logan, the lead detective at the time and now head of LAPD homicide, the answer was and is simple. Jessica was guilty. That's ...
Inspired by real life and ripped from the daily headlines, 'Core Values' is a parody of a 1950's drive-in movie sci-fi thriller. Charles Henry Brubaker is the other guy. Everything bad happens to poor old Chuck. When everything is going well, that is not the true test. It's when everything and everyone is against you. It's what you do then. That is the measure of a man. In this framework tale, using a series of short stories, scenes and vignettes, the author explores what it is like to be marginalized in an already corrupt ...
Captivating chance encounters, sizzling second chances, unforgettable attraction
3 full-length heartwarming romances plus one bonus short story from USA Today Bestselling Author Jacquie Biggar
All your favorite alpha heroes and independant heroines!
Sweet, sexy romance. The perfect reading deal for your Kindle! Grab a cool drink and curl up for an unforgettable boxed set of romance best sellers. Each book is a standalone contemporary story of love, honor, duty, and family dilemmas.
In the set;
In the game of love all ...
A joyous romantic comedy, bursting with keenly observed wit, all the romance of Italy, and a generous dose of Nineties nostalgia, The Art Trip will leave you charmed and uplifted.
It's 1998, and the annual Langton Community College Sixth Form trip to Rome and Florence is about to depart.
History teacher Beverley Ridley might be looking forward to it, if only it weren't for her nemesis, Ken Smith-Wemyss; whilst for art teacher Ken, the feeling is definitely mutual.
Meanwhile, Beverley's daughter Jessica dreads the trip's social ...
In your dream, no one can hear you scream.
When the body of the teenage boy, Julian Long, is discovered in the Green Swamps of Florida, the citizens of Bushlake know the city will never be the same again. Julian was popular, loved by all, and the circumstances of his death are more than strange.
What secrets is the boy in the swamps hiding?
Stephanie Boulder has returned to the town after fifteen years to take care of her grandmother, who is terminally ill. She writes for the local paper and as soon as she starts digging into the ...
A research station in Antarctica has been quietly building something terrifying...
Hidden beneath a sheet of ice, Draconis Industries has been working on a powerful new technology.
Harvey Bennett and his new team are sent in to shut them down, but what they find inside is far more sinister than they could have imagined.
Worst of all, an army of Chinese soldiers, also hoping to get their hands on the technology, are at their heels.
The Ice Chasm is the third installment of the fast-paced sci-fi thriller that will have you ...
Not everyone is lucky enough to meet the love of their life in middle school. For Gabrielle Tanner that wasn't the case. Jayson Adams was always the one and even after being separated for three years, that hasn't changed.
Freshman year of college she returns to her home town determined to have his heart. There's only one little problem, he has no idea how she feels. And telling him isn't exactly easy with his devil of a girlfriend glued to his side.
When Gabrielle's family moved away, Jayson thought he'd never see his best friend ...
Genre: African American
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"Conflict is eternal; it builds us up into something greater than we really are, or it breaks us down, degrading us into useless fragments."
Rhylie Underhill has one goal in life: to prove that she can survive on her own terms. Following it leads her to join the Exploration Branch of the United Allied Forces, where the dreams of a sheltered, naive girl run headlong into the nightmares that are reality.
Ancient animosities that have simmered between the ruling races of the galaxy for thousands of years come to a boil, and Rhylie ...
"Unbelievable value packed into one place... " - Kelly V.
Dropship institute is a 500+ page (that's almost triple the size of other books on the topic!), how-to book for entrepreneurs wanting to start their own online Shopify ecommerce dropshipping business in today's competitive market.
This online business book is a step-by-step blueprint and game plan to building a profitable high ticket dropshipping ecommerce site from scratch.
What you can expect from this ecommerce book... By the end you will understand...
• ? The drop ...
Genre: Business & Money
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This is a captivating and imaginative alternate history in the form of To Challenge the Present. Asking the questions about... what if America wasn't a democracy? What if George Washington had declared himself king instead of president... what then? These are not the John Adams, or Thomas Jefferson's of your textbooks. These are conflicted and feckless characters that have their own ideas of how to run the newly fledgling colony/country of America. While the point of view was mainly omniscient, we also spent a lot of our time in the ...
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As the breath of life, that is common to all, is remorselessly drawn from the Earth, the Earth, left more and more uneasy at each near fatal blow, begins to rumble and roar as its shifting gaze seeks out a way to restore the balance between itself and humankind, humankind who plunder, ever remorselessly, its riches. Hopes of a peaceful resolution are failing, have failed, and there are growing signs, for those who wish to see them, of an uprising taking place under our very feet.
In nooks and crannies hidden from the eyes of ...
Genre: Mythology & Folk Tales
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Los Angeles, 1962: surf's up, but Tom Beck is going nowhere. Surf is an asylum from his fractured childhood, and he falls for the most beautiful girl on the beach. Georgia's out of his league, but he doesn't care -- his prayers for a happier life have been answered at last. He opens a shop with his best friend, selling boards for enough money to pop the question -- but it turns out Georgia has other plans.
The Sunlight Zone is a romantic thriller, a love song to the madness of mid-century America, the Beach Boys and the Gidget ...
Joanna discovers treasures from the past in the attic of her Victorian home. Among the relics, she finds Polly's diary. Mesmerized with life in the 1920's, Joanna begins reading about a simpler time. She was lost in the lives of the family who once lived, loved, laughed, and cried in this house.
The roaring twenties was a time of new music, jazz and the blues, dances such as the Charleston which Polly's mother said was the devil's workshop, talking movies, whiskey stills and the stock market crash. Flappers, the bob haircut, and the ...
This book is the first installment in the series, "The 666 Horrors Of Nicholas Blackheart." This series follows the life of Nicholas Blackheart, a young yet successful writer and student, who finds himself surrounded by two new family members. To make matters worse, a deranged killer is stalking the young writer, while recreating scenes from one of his horror novels. As Nicholas dives deep into the rabbit hole the killer has dug, he finds himself dancing to the tune of a paranormal conspiracy. Fortunately for Nicholas, however, he ...
Three things are dead to Lacey. Love. Trust. Security. After a humiliating breakup, the young and enticing college freshman flees the city she's called home her entire life, to a place where the only familiar face belongs to her childhood best friend. Jaxon.
Two years of separation turns Lacey and Jaxon's reunion into an intense situation and alters the fate of their friendship. Lacey realizes the sexy club owner has baggage of his own. Friend or lover, a life with Jaxon means a life of danger. Their worlds collide and she is ...
Genre: African American
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After a Soviet spacecraft on a secret mission falls to earth in the Santa Cruz Mountains in 1978, three young men are forced to face a central question of modernity: when ancient sources of narrative lose their credibility, who owns the truth? In their decades-long quest for authenticity these unlikely sleuths formulate an answer -- but not before they have traversed a bewildering world of Russian spies, ancient mysticism and modern day cyber-misdirection.
Genre: Politics & Social Sciences
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Two courageous Sydney families sit at the centre of this story. Linking them is a small girl Sophie who vanished 100 years ago.
It is a story of people's ordinary lives, how they are touched and shaped by tragedy and yet rise above adversity.
Mostly set around the beautiful inner city suburb of Balmain and an old house there, parts of the story traverse the remote Australian outback
Genre: World Literature
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FROM USA TODAY BESTSELLING AUTHOR DAN ALATORRE
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SOME SECRETS AREN'T MEANT TO BE KNOWN
What would you change if you could go back in time?
And do you dare change it?
A freak landslide at a remote mine site uncovers a strange machine to a group of paleontology grad students. Wary of corrupt school officials, team leader Barry takes the machine home to study it in secret, reaching only one realistic - and unbelievable - conclusion: It was designed to bridge the time-space ...
3rd Edition with added content, full re-write and edit.
Want to feel like a wild and confused twenty year old again? What happens when a group of young misfit soldiers from small towns across the U.S. are released on West Germany? Stand back. Are the Soviets more at risk or is Western Europe? Re-live or imagine your future youth with Revv and his friends as they come of age as part of an Army Attack Helicopter Squadron during the Cold War in the 80s. Raw, honest, and believable.
Fresh out of training at Ft. Hood, Texas Revv is ...
Nadya Illyushin faces the inevitable, the neizbezhnyy, in the sensual, sensory world of Caelum, in the sequel to the ground-breaking Nadeyat'sya. This time, new secrets are unmasked- and an entire world is reopened to her and her beautiful sister, Saski, in a stunning turn of events...
Jean Wen sacrificed herself for family interests. Before her husband divorced her, she made every effort to please him.
"You are inexperienced in bed," he said coldly.
"You! Give that land to my family, or I won't agree to divorce," Jean replied furiously.
"Fine. It is exactly what I am thinking about," he sneered.
AN ANTHOLOGY OF AMISH SHORT STORIES
A LITTLE AMISH ROMANCE
Rebecca Esh watched as the familiar hills and plains of her small Pennsylvania community fell into view. It had been a long buggy ride; they had been travelling for half a day.
She felt a small stab of excitement, at the thought of finally coming home. She had been staying with some friends of her family, who were English, for the past month. It was all part of her rumspringa. She had sampled many things in the big city, including going to art galleries and English ...
A world trapped in an illusion and dying. A girl who didn't believe in the beyond. Now she is locked in a realm she didn't believe existed, and if she can't find her younger brother, they might all be lost to the illusion.
Abrielle used to dream of a different life. Adventure. Romance. Hope. After the death of her mother and a move she didn't want to make, she's lost the will to dream anymore, let alone believe in her father's Somedays. But a swirling wind, a wall of leaves, and a blinding darkness transform her world.
She and her ...
Watching Sarai leave the village in tears was hard enough for Darius, but now everyone thinks it's his fault. Stung by embarrassment and tired of disapproving village women and their wary daughters, Dare joins a group of spies loyal to the Chief Judges. But his new work takes him to dark places he wishes he'd never seen, and lately, he's not so sure he isn't turning into the person he's been pretending to be.
When Ava followed her brother out of their tiny Lamanite village, she didn't know he wasn't planning to return. Stranded in ...
Genre: Teen & Young Adult
/ Length: 355 Pages (3,268 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Aug 13th, 2020
Kate Harris, a lecturer in her late thirties, is attacked in her home and left for dead. The assault and the hate letters she starts to receive bring to light the past she longs to leave behind, a past which includes the son she chose to give away.
What happens to Kate also affects the people she counts as friends and colleagues. She has loved her best friend, Nicky, for a long time but Nicky is happily married with two young children, and Kate is determined never to damage the lives of those she cares for.
However, when she makes ...
How do you find a way to fit in when you don't really feel you belong?
Hunter follows the stories of Eric, a teenage boy, and two men, one a Nazi from Austria and the other a Nazi from northern Germany. Eric has just moved from the country to the coastal town of Crescent Bay and has difficulty adjusting. To earn some money, he begins doing odd jobs for seniors and comes into contact with the two old men. Of Germany descent himself, Eric becomes fascinated by the men and the stories they tell. Are they Nazis? Should he contact the ...
Genre: Coming of Age
/ Length: 332 Pages (950 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Aug 13th, 2020
Two men go in search of the real Australia, and find it in a bar in Munich. But what will they do with it now they've found it?
Australia. What comes to mind when you see or hear this word? Guys in khaki shorts jumping into crocodile infested waters. Long, white sand beaches. Shrimps on barbecues. Athletes and actors. "Really? Mel Gibson is Australian?" Surfer boys and pin-up girls. Cuddly koalas that aren't really bears. Come on. There has to be more to Australia than that.
There is. Much more. True Blue Tucker is the story of ...
Genre: Literature & Fiction
/ Length: 392 Pages (1,014 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Aug 13th, 2020
"A post-apocalyptic London terrorised by cannibals, by thugs in uniform, and by motorbike gangs of Islamic suicide bombers"
Not Brexit. Not the Coronavirus. Worse - much worse. Or better?
In the mainland UK, it's a grotty, near-future police state based on lies and terror. Everywhere else, it's June 1065.
No one knows what caused The Break eleven months ago, but there's no sign of its end. England is settling into its new future a reindustrialising concentration camp. The rest of the world is watching... waiting... curious... ...
***A Sweet Young Adult Romance***
The ultimate bad boy and the school's good girl.
Elle is cursed with a genius younger brother. A brother who has absolutely no idea of the problems he will face as a thirteen year old senior. Desperate to protect him, she reluctantly asks the school's new bad boy, Nate Clark, for help. Unfortunately, the only way this will work is if everyone believes Nate cares enough for her to get involved.
The last thing Nate Clark ever expected was to get close to someone like Elle Watson. Girl's like her ...
Genre: Teen & Young Adult
/ Length: 330 Pages (1,971 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Aug 13th, 2020
The third book in the Vernetta Henderson series!
A high-profile lawsuit erupts into chaos, revealing its place in a larger spree of violence in this scandalous tale of lust, lies, and vengeance. A brazen gunman is targeting prominent African American men on the streets of Los Angeles, and police are completely baffled. At the same time, savvy big-firm attorney Vernetta Henderson and her outrageous sidekick, Special, lead the charge for revenge against a man whose deceit caused his fianceé's death. For Special, hauling the man into ...
After her forbidden relationship with her best friend is discovered, Ava Beckinsale's parents make it clear; her unholy lifestyle will not be tolerated and they will force her to change her ways. Ava submits to unusual treatments by a psychotherapist only to discover their real nature and break free. With no where else to go, she turns to her only remaining friend, a retired MMA fighter and his partner.
With their help, Ava unleashes a hunger and ferocity rarely seen and gets the attention of executives in the company. She is now ...
Let's be straight. Right from the start. I am a killer. The killer. I will take lives.
So, for now... come join my world.
Come kill with me.
After a virus that killed most of humanity swept the world, vampires revealed themselves and became part of society.
With immunity to the virus, they helped clean up and alongside humans brought forth a new, balanced society. Humans work the day shift and donate blood in return for credits; Vampires work the night shift and file down their teeth, promising to not feed from humans.
But not ...
/ Length: 414 Pages (1,417 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Aug 13th, 2020
5 Tales of Mystery And Love: Five Books Omnibus Summer 2018
This omnibus includes the following Books:
Alfred Bekker (Leslie Garber): The Tomb of the Pale Lord
Alfred Bekker (Leslie Garber): The Eerie Castle
Alfred Bekker (Leslie Garber): House of Uncanny Shadows
Alfred Bekker (Leslie Garber): Mistress of the Crows
Alfred Bekker (Leslie Garber): The Moon Witch
Dark rituals between monastery walls and a cruel moon cult - a young woman sees to bring light into the darkness and gets to feel the powers of the moon-witch and has to ...
Genre: Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
/ Length: 398 Pages (663 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Aug 13th, 2020
The Hellfire Legacy: Hellfire Volume #2. A full-throttle thriller that'll keep you hooked through all 10 action-packed episodes.
Ten 1-hour episodes with a beginning, middle and heart-pounding ending. Each episode stands alone, but don't start one if you need to sleep because you won't be able to put it down before knowing what happens next...
Marine Master Sergeant Ethan Gill is a hero -- the real thing -- a battle-hardened veteran of wars across the globe, with a sense of humor that would cut glass.
He'd retired to the 'good ...
Unearth the incredible secrets of Tarot with this powerful beginner's guide!
Do you want to learn more about the amazing art of Tarot? Want to harness your psychic power and develop a deeper connection to your higher self and subconscious? Then this is the book for you!
Tarot is a powerful, ancient practice which goes back hundreds of years. But how can you take advantage of the tarot? And how do you get started as a complete beginner?
Inside this book, you'll uncover a profound and insightful exploration of the tarot, arming you ...
THE MACBETHS TAKE WASHINGTON -- and leave a pile of bodies in their wake.
In searing political commentary laced with a gripping murder mystery that hits disturbingly close to home, Dennis Carstens tackles financial misconduct, scandalous cover-up, treason, and murder in the 7th installment of the Marc Kadella legal thriller series -- a scathing imagining of an American White House nobody's ever seen before, and yet one that is all too familiar...
"A shot in the dark, right in the gut, that's what Carstens is good at... Carstens ...
An Investigation Gone Awry
Sometimes, your case takes a left turn. Or three or four. Marten Mingenstern and Boog Eggstrom are provisional inspectors, fresh out of Inquisitor's Guild training and eager to prove themselves. Assigned the mundane task of tracking down stolen jewels, they instead uncover a mysterious cult set on destroying the city. After a thief explodes, they earn the enmity of a vicious noble, the Chief Inquisitor gets bought off and goes rogue, they are seized by barbarians, and they are sentenced to death at least a ...
/ Length: 400 Pages (2,074 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Aug 12th, 2020
Looking For Some Delicious Mediterranean Recipes To Make For You & Your Family?
Are You Constantly Tired & Feeling Out Of Shape?
Want to Reduce Your Risk of Cancer, Heart Disease, & Other Health Issues?
Do You Want To Improve Your Mood & Outlook On The World?
If the answer is "YES" to any of those questions then this might be the recipe book for you.
The Mediterranean Diet is much more than your average "diet". The Mediterranean Diet is a healthy way of life that places an emphasis on fresh whole foods, mixed with moderate ...
Grieving the loss of her twin brother Gage, Go-Go tries to put behind her the Royals Rise competition and the horrific and twisted events that followed it on Alacor's royal island. She denies her special ability to heal and shuts out the world. She begins her sophomore year in high school with hopes for a simple and ordinary life. But a certain somebody from Go-Go's past is not ready to let her go. Change is upon Go-Go and the land of Alacor. And a royal is at the heart of it. The question is: Can she trust him -- again?
Genre: Teen & Young Adult
/ Length: 352 Pages (2,930 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Aug 12th, 2020