This carefully crafted ebook: "The Complete Works: Novels, Short Stories, Poems, Plays, Memoirs, Travel Sketches, Letters and Essays (Illustrated Edition)" is formatted for your eReader with a functional and detailed table of contents. Robert Louis Stevenson (1850-1894) was a Scottish novelist, poet, essayist, and travel writer. His most famous works are Treasure Island, Kidnapped, and Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde. A literary celebrity during his lifetime, Stevenson now ranks among the 26 most translated authors in the world.
Genre: Teen & Young Adult
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This is the comprehensive, standardized dictionary of military and associated terminology compiled and used by the Department of Defense. Divided into two sections, The Dictionary of Military Terms contains the terms and definitions approved for Department of Defense (DOD) and the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) use as well as a complete listing of commonly used abbreviations and acronyms. These military and associated terms, together with their definitions, constitute approved terminology for general use by all DOD ...
Genre: Foreign Languages
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Imagine you were a scientist and your wife was a doctor. Now imagine that the two of you lived on planet where life was near perfect. There was no real hardship to contend with and your lives were filled with an idyllic lifestyle that freed you from all worry. And yet, over time you find yourself wanting more, seeking something that could challenge you.
Now suppose one day you were offered the chance to fly across the galaxy to a planet unlike yours in every respect. On this planet life is primitive, there is no technology, no ...
One body was not supposed to be uncovered -- but it was -- and the silent shadows it lets loose haunt the past, the present and, unless one man prevails, they will haunt the future too.
Darryl Greer takes the reader from New Guinea's Kokoda Track where a young digger dies an agonising death to present day Australia where, in one year, the nation is threatened by virulent anarchy and by the greed and arrogance of a secret organisation. There are murders and the echoes of old wartime atrocities, a search for evidence, assassinations ...
At the end of 2017, Congress passed the biggest tax plan since 1986. Whether you were for or against the sweeping overhaul, the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act will begin to affect individuals and businesses as early as January 2018. Yet, until now, relatively few people have had access to it or read it.
Whether you file on your own, use someone to prepare your taxes, or you are an accountant yourself, to really understand how the bill will affect you means you must dig in. And having this complete resource, including the full text of the ...
Genre: Business & Money
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Kiaya Takahasi is a deadly ninja. She is also the only female contender in an elite but grueling ninjutsu training program, secretly conducted in a remote alpine area of Japan. Her opponents include her competitive friend from her father's ninja clan, a nemesis from her uncle's rival ninja clan, and three dangerous foreigners. Kaiya is caught off guard by her attraction to one of the foreign opponents- an Australian former Special Forces soldier. Kaiya struggles to resist the irresistible lure of the Australian assassin's game of ...
This vintage guide to interior decorating and gardening may have been at the height of fashion at the turn of the century, but many of its classic tips still hold true, and numerous styles and plants have come back into vogue. Learn about the very best flora and equipment to use when adding a green touch to any space, whether it's a cozy city apartment or a sprawling country villa.
With over a hundred original hand-drawn illustrations and a charming, downto- earth style, Window Gardening the Old-Fashioned Way is a must-have guide ...
Genre: Crafts, Hobbies & Home
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Sie lieben Nervenkitzel und Spannung? Das schön-schauriges Gefühl, das Ihnen den Rücken hinabläuft, wenn Sie von Gewalt, Psychoterror oder Mordfällen lesen? Die Abgründe der menschlichen Seele schrecken Sie nicht ab - auch wenn es wie in "Die Diagramme des Todes" um ein True-Crime-Verbrechen geht, bei dem ein perfider Serienmörder das Töten zu einer Kunst erhebt? Behalten Sie auch die Fassung, wenn die elfjährige Jazzie in "Todesfalle" mit ansehen muss, wie ein kaltblütiger Mörder im Zorn ihre Mutter erschlägt?
Genre: Foreign Languages
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Ava Delaney: Lost Souls. Books 1-3. An urban fantasy adventure.
~Best read after the original Ava Delaney series~
The backdrop may be grim, but Dublin city has become the centre of change. And as the humans and supernaturals figure out how to live in each other's worlds, the person who forced that change has quietly stepped aside for a peaceful life.
Ava Delaney is still trying to adjust to her own altered existence when a tainted nephal turns up on her doorstep, apparently on the run from the monster who changed Ava's ...
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Having been blessed with a rich, full life, I must with all due humility confess that very little moves me anymore. I've seen and experienced the self-sacrifice and beauty that only the deepest of loves can bestow. I have been poisoned and hardened by man's inhumanity to man.
Having said that, imagine my soul-stirring surprise when my friend Danny Cole sent me, almost apologetically, the first chapter of what became this book, seeking my opinion.
The thing was, you see, Danny Cole had never before written anything in the way of ...
Once connected, never can a bond be broken...
Relocating from the quiet suburbs of London to the industrial northern town of Newton Escomb, to a small cul-de-sac there named Skipton Road, was already a challenge in itself for Christopher Joyce and his family -- yet, they had no idea of what malevolent horrors awaited them there.
Unbeknown to them, the Joyce's new home bore a terrible and bloody past. It was plagued by wicked entities, twisted deeds, death, and witchcraft. Although, not all was as it seemed.
Christopher was a firm ...
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One Wild Night Collection
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This important illustrated social history of slavery tells what life was like for bond servants in Florida from 1821 to 1865, offering new insights from the perspective of both slave and master.
Starting with an overview of the institution as it evolved during the Spanish and English periods, Larry E. Rivers looks in detail and in depth at the slave experience, noting the characteristics of slavery in the Middle Florida plantation belt (the more traditional slave-based, cotton-growing economy and society) as distinct from East and ...
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The only thing that can be better than bread is freshly baked homemade bread. Our fragrant bread machine recipes will brighten up a cloudy day and make an excellent complement to your morning cup of coffee and heart-to-heart talk.
The Bread Machine Cookbook for Beginners is a collection of simple and refined best white bread machine recipes made of common ingredients. All you must do is to glance through the healthy bread machine cookbook, select a recipe you like and cook it! This bread maker cookbook will make a great addition to ...
The first book devoted to the history of African Americans in south Florida and their pivotal role in the growth and development of Miami, Black Miami in the Twentieth Century traces their triumphs, drudgery, horrors, and courage during the first 100 years of the city's history. Firsthand accounts and over 130 photographs, many of them never published before, bring to life the proud heritage of Miami's black community.
Beginning with the legendary presence of black pirates on Biscayne Bay, Marvin Dunn sketches the streams of ...
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During Spring Break, out to prove she's the best, a wicked femme fatale jeopardizes the fashion show, luring its participants into a deadly mixed martial arts model mash-up called The Selfie Showdown, ultimately pitting hungry selfie models inside brutal MMA cage fights to the death for their shot at fame and fortune.
The Selfie Showdown proudly welcomes its first participant, Ruby Redd.
Genre: African American
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Adam and Eve are two modern day humans living on the planet Mirra, a world filled with all the conveniences of a space-faring civilized society. Adam is a genetic research scientist and Eve,a medical doctor. Married with grown children the two are quite comfortable in their vocations, but looking to expand their horizons. This yearning leads them to apply for an internship as the new Planetary Progressors for Terran, an earth-like world reeling from the insurgency of the Tro^axk rebellion--a rebellion that has thrown Terran into a ...
A compelling look at one of the most pressing public health issues of our time.
In this groundbreaking book, Dr. John Liebert, a psychiatrist who has treated hundreds of veterans, and Dr. William Birnes, a New York Times bestselling author, uncover the disturbing truths about post-traumatic stress disorder among veterans. Using scientific, historical, and anecdotal evidence, these two experts reveal why PTSD is on the rise, the threats it poses to society, and how the military is dramatically failing to give their men and women the ...
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Whether you're unclear on what to expect from your first book deal or just a little puzzled by your editor's whims, The Business of Writing is the book for you. In it, literary agent and publishing veteran Jennifer Lyons empowers aspiring and experienced writers with everything they need to know about the business of selling books, from publicity to legal and financial aspects of the trade. A senior agent for seventeen years before opening her own literary agency, Lyons has taught numerous courses on the business of writing at Sarah ...
Genre: Foreign Languages
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The grand epic set during Napoleon's invasion of Russia: a vividly detailed view of nineteenth-century Russian life by the author of Anna Karenina.
Widely regarded as one of the greatest novels ever written, War and Peace is Leo Tolstoy's magnum opus, a groundbreaking work of literary realism, and a psychologically acute examination of Tsarist society in the Napoleonic Era. The narrative follows the fates, fortunes, loves, and betrayals of five aristocratic Russian families from an elegant soirée in 1805 Saint Petersburg to the ...
A love story collection you will not forget.
15 gripping novels of romance, action, suspense, plot twists.
Do you love stories that touch your heart? Then you will love all 15 romance novels in this box set. All novels are readers' favorites with over 500 rave reviews.. This collection is put together for a short time only for your reading pleasure.
Almost half a million words of touching and tender romance with multiple Happily-Ever-Afters.
Enjoy these gripping love stories with enough twists to keep you turning the pages. ...
Genre: Teen & Young Adult
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Love in the Shadows
Two FBI Agents -- one promotion.
Special Agent Ellen Bennett and Special Agent Garrett Emerson detest one another especially after learning they're both after the same promotion. He sees her as rigid and difficult. She considers him an arrogant charmer, but his charm is wasted on her. When they go undercover as newlyweds to expose a sex trafficking ring, they have to live under the same roof and make it work. Not only do their careers depend on it, the lives of others do as well.
The Structure is a secret civilization made up of seven houses that pursue enlightenment by attempting to understand the nature of energy. The structure of the Houses that insists upon learning and growing together is collapsing. In its place begins the seeds of infighting. Soon, without their notice, the people of the Houses begin losing their special powers. The Oracle, the leader of the Structure, hates to see what had become of her people. But she's dying and can do little to help them. Now, as the Structure begins tipping deeper ...
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Reviewed by BlueInk in BookList Magazine Sep 2017 as a self-published book recommended for librarians to add to their collections, with equal praise for the sequels: The Wisdom and Valor Treasury and The Far Haven Treasury.
The Ansgar Treasury is the first part of an epic fantasy trilogy called the Windflower Saga, set in a medieval-like world. A hundred years after the end of the colonial wars, Kimbria is finally a unified kingdom. A young man named Ansgar, dressed only in the robe of a monk, wanders alone in the southern ...
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When the end of the world comes, all your past is nothing. It doesn't matter who you are, whether you are rich or poor. The only thing you need to care is survival. People rob food, water, shelter and even corpse. The ultimate goal is to flee from them.
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Alex O'Riley has always tried not to fit in. In his simple life, at his tiny house, he paints quiet masterpieces while living as a hermit. But with one phone call from a brash New York lawyer, Alex learns he's inherited Castle Carrick, the grandest fortress in Northern Ireland. At Carrick, strange and dark events begin to swirl ever closer to Alex, turning his hoped-for quiet life inside out. Now, he must decide: flee from Ireland and give up his inheritance... or embrace the dark power which compels him to paint wondrous, yet ...
A woman as deep in despair as a person can be. Is it unbearable grief or unbearable guilt?
A child is missing, a baby taken away in the middle of the night. It's a life-shattering tragedy, but no one seems to care. Is it because the grieving mother is a "lowlife druggie," as the chief investigator maintains? Or is there another reason the case is given short shrift by the "good people" of James Mill?
Richard Carter, an ex-Marine suffering PTSD who has been spared prosecution for felony homicide only by a governor's ...
The book addresses a timely issue that attracts both researchers and policy-makers: the factors explaining early retirement. The study uses cutting-edge methodology to produce fresh empirical evidence that sheds a new light on the processes of leaving work and challenges occasionally the conventional wisdom on the cross-national differences in retirement ages.
Genre: Politics & Social Sciences
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TO the world, to society, to all the mainstreamers: We are outlaws. Our motives are selfish. We don't apologize. Destiny calls the shots. ---This is the characters' creed. Yes, Angelique is back, along with Dancer and Beach Bum as their saga continues in this second volume of twenty-seven crime stories. There are new protagonists who will appear here and a few familiar ones who will return. Remember the guy who thought he was rescuing Angelique in "Companion" and gave her refuge in his hotel room? ----He meets her again four years ...
A few years ago I wrote a novel entitled "A Buddhist Love Story," which is the fictional account of Ron Johnson's adventure into Nichiren Daishonin's Buddhist practice. As Ron becomes a practitioner of Nichiren Buddhism, he revolutionizes his life. Moreover, Ron falls madly in love with Denise Sanford, the woman who introduces him to Nichiren Buddhism. A problem arises when Denise finds out something dark and disturbing about Ron's life that he has managed to keep secret from her. The question is whether or not Denise's revelation ...
The Ancestral Odyssey: The Utopian Dream
Something terrible has happened. A travesty has occurred.
An iconic Norkron City has fallen to an invasion. Its people are now scattered, distraught, living in fear and somewhat powerless to stop the invading forces upon the warpath, heading toward the heart of their country.
Re-live the experiences, regain the fragments of memories, unearth the mysteries of Equis with Isabelle, a remarkably powerful, selfless and dedicated Star Caller. Join her journey across enormous lands, ...
Stan and Rebekah's good friends, Don and Pam Blaylock, are in deep trouble. An imprudent investment in a Golden Dragon franchise and their son's arrest for DWI trigger an avalanche of misfortune culminating with the murder of Luther Bell, the smooth talking, restaurant promoter responsible for their impending demise. While Stan conducts a preemptive investigation to prove his clients are innocent, he is inundated with lawsuits and claims from their growing list of creditors and must deal with the inevitable marital strife that ...
Trilogy: Book 1. Disgraced MI6 code breaker, Dr Geoff Turner, keenly answers a tabloid advertisement for an adventure in Egypt. Fascinated by the pyramid plateau region, the astute visitor soon unearths a mystery thanks to Horus, the god of the morning sun, who still spies upon the world from the American one dollar bill. Quite quickly, Dr Turner finds himself embroiled in a secret society of the world's elite who want to control every person upon the planet using digital chipping. Horrified by his discovery, Dr Turner survives ...
SOUL AND CELL AND THE DEVOLUTIONAL MODEL OF CONSCIOUSNESS: THE RECONCILIATION OF PRENATAL-PERINATAL AND TRANSPERSONAL PSYCHOLOGY
Prenatal spirituality and the devolutional model of consciousness compelled by it envision a revolution in child development, parenting, mental health, and spirituality. Falls from Grace presents such a radical theory of consciousness, evolution, stages of life, purpose of life, human nature, and the human species.
Reporting on the latest understandings from consciousness research and experiential ...
The LOGOS LIFE
Asian adventures, cultural catastrophes, help and hope, on-board the world's largest floating book-fair!
THEY'RE RUGBY BOYS, DON'T YOU KNOW?
A true account of a Christian missionary seeking to share Jesus with the street teens abusing solvents in Olongapo City in the Philippines.
A MISSIONARY IN MANILA
A former detective investigates claims that "It's more fun in the Philippines!"
1939-1945: The world was plunged into global conflict for the second time in recent history. The giant juggernaut of the Swastika swept across Europe with a vengeance to divide and conquer.
Provence, like the rest of France was put to the sword of Nazi Ideology. French civilians stoically continued living their lives as they had for centuries, albeit on a day to day basis. The same question remained on every Frenchman's lips - surely this cannot be happening?? But it is. That is the shocking reality...
Professor Baptiste Dubois was ...
American Society for Aesthetics Selma Jeanne Cohen Prize in Dance Aesthetics
Before Columbus Foundation American Book Award
Dancing in Blackness is a professional dancer's personal journey over four decades, across three continents and 23 countries, and through defining moments in the story of black dance in America. In this memoir, Halifu Osumare reflects on what blackness and dance have meant to her life and international career.
Osumare's story begins in 1960s San Francisco amid the Black Arts Movement, black militancy, and ...
Genre: Biographies & Memoirs
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What would make you leave your world and your life behind?
A new world? Hope? Love?
Earth is a dying planet.
Life in Orbit is life in a cage.
The planet Jannah offers universal hope.
What would be worth the risk?
On Earth, Anna Prince and Logan Bickford wrestle with whether or not to join the Jannah Initiative, leaving their families and everything they know to colonize the planet that could save the human race. They have mere weeks to make their choice, against a backdrop of long-buried feelings for each other, the objections ...
Murderers rarely advertise who they are, or how many people they have killed, or how they have no remorse whatsoever walking through their day-to-day lives with blood on their hands.
This story is about one of those cunning killers, a ruthless taker of lives and an unsuspecting teenage guy who is lured into her deceitful web.
Recent high school graduate and amateur surfer Jeff Dean is enjoying the easy life. He lives in a beautiful home on the Jersey Shore, has zero bills to pay. However, when his mother kicks him out of the house ...
The legendary Douglas DC-3 airliner was a technological breakthrough that changed the course of both civilian and military aviation. In the 1930s, passenger air travel was expensive, uncomfortable, and frequently unreliable. That began to change with the appearance of the handsome, thoroughly modern DC-3, the twenty-one-passenger twin-engine propeller-driven creation of Donald Douglas and his young California company.
The first production models were sold to airlines for $90,000. The price climbed to $115,000 just before the United ...
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Khalen just wants to start over. In an effort to forget his painful past, he joins a pair of Arrangers and embarks on a quest to track down ancient musical artifacts of great power. When a shadowy enemy abducts the family of a wealthy noble, Khalen and his partners are swept into a twisted plot of mystery, deceit, and betrayal. Aided by a trio of hardened mercenaries, this motley crew of characters falls deeper into events that may be the prelude to war in the Twin Galaxies.Enter a universe of alien technologies and exotic worlds - a ...
On the surface a traditional Bildungsroman describing the narrator's journey of self-discovery, this huge and complex book is also a panoramic and richly comic portrait of France in the author's lifetime, and a profound meditation on the nature of art, love, time, memory and death. But for most readers it is the characters of the novel who loom the largest: Swann and Odette, Monsieur de Charlus, Morel, the Duchesse de Guermantes, Françoise, Saint-Loup and so many others -- Giants, as the author calls them, immersed in Time.
Genre: World Literature
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"Freethy has once again penned an exceptional piece of fiction." - Library Journal
Rachel fell in love at nineteen with a man who came into her life on a whirlwind of sunlight and romance. She married Gary Tanner, had his son, and thought she would live happily ever after. But fate had other plans. Gary died in a tragic accident... at least she thought it was an accident. Now, there are questions that need to be answered, and only one man she can turn to, Gary's best friend, Dylan.
Rachel was everything Dylan Prescott wanted in a ...
When a royal conspiracy topples the noble House Falco, Sofia must take up the burden of her father's mantle and assume guardianship of his Greatmask. Yet the sentient bone mask, powerful enough to Compel those around her, will not speak, and Sofia, the first female Protector in a hundred years, is left defenceless.
Hunted by the king, she is driven from the palace and must fight for survival, alone in the cold streets of Anaskar. There, she crosses paths with Notch, a bitter mercenary with problems of his own. Accused of murder, ...
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Mary Barton is set in the English city of Manchester between 1839 and 1842, and deals with the difficulties faced by the Victorian working class. John Barton is a questioner of the distribution of wealth and the relations between rich and poor. Soon his wife dies -- he blames it on her grief over the disappearance of her sister Esther. Having already lost his son Tom at a young age, Barton is left to raise his daughter, Mary, alone and now falls into depression and begins to involve himself in the Chartist, trade-union ...
Genre: Teen & Young Adult
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The ultimate history Bundle for all Americans and people who take interest in American history. From Native Americans to America today, embark on a journey that reveals the mistakes that tore a continent apart, as well as the triumphs that rebuilt it.
American History: US History: An Overview of the Most Important People & Events.
The History of United States: From Indians, to "Contemporary" History... Native Americans, Indians, New York Book 1)
Final edition - ...
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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
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Discover the captivating beliefs of the ancient Greeks, Egyptians, and Vikings in this book on Mythology that contains three manuscripts. The first manuscript in this bundle is the bestseller called Greek Mythology: A Captivating Guide to the Ancient Gods, Goddesses, Heroes, and Monsters.
Manuscript 1: Greek Mythology: Captivating Stories of the Ancient Gods, Goddesses, Heroes, and Monsters
This first part includes some of the standard views of Greek myth and history but also tantalizes your imagination with the ...
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Three complete novels in the Sam Reilly Action and Adventure series!
The offer - $20 billion split between four leading scientists on alternative energies to purchase and then squash their research lines, which include the recent discovery of a powerful new energy source capable of replacing mankind's reliance on fossil fuels.
There's no doubt their discovery is worth ten times that much. But will any one of them live if they refuse?
At the same time, the greatest technological advancement in warfare since the ...
TALON, CONNECTED is the fourth book of the epic adventure series TALON.
Matica lives in the small village of Pucara with her brother, mom and dad, who is recovering from a near-death experience. Her 11th birthday is coming up and the things she is about to encounter proves she is very brave.
Events take a sudden turn when she is invited to see Elcano, the very old and frail father of the village elder Pajaro. Not once, but three times he summons her. She is afraid of him but he fascinates her. He calls her 'his daughter' Why? The ...
FROM USA TODAY BESTSELLING AUTHOR DAN ALATORRE
Two detectives hunt a serial killer. The killer's hunting them.
A lone trucker is ambushed, shot, and brutally stabbed. A tourist meets the same fate while out for a jog. Facing two crime scenes that could have come from a horror movie, Detectives Carly Sanderson and Sergio Martin search for a crazed serial killer. Five more attacks happen in a week, launching the entire city into a panic and causing the mayor to throw all of the city's resources into stopping the rampage. But while ...
I liked my life just the way it was, uncomplicated.
"What's her name?"
"Your dog? Its name?"
"How the heck would I know? I call it Dog."
Well does Dog bite?"
"I don't think so. Didn't bite me."
"That's not funny, Mr. Slate."
"It's Slate, just Slate."
I told the agency I wanted a dog walker.
What did they send? A way too leggy, too d@mn pretty med student. I got no business letting her stay in my guesthouse, mere feet from my bedroom window.
When she finds evidence of foul play, I got no choice but to get close and ...
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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His Mail Order Bride is everything he finally deserved. But without clearing up his past, will he be able to keep her?
Caleb Turner decides that it is about time to heal his heart's wounds and find himself a wife to start a family. He's hoping that this mail order bride he is expecting, is the complete opposite of his former fiancée.
And she is.
Alexandra Clarke finds a photograph that makes her suspect why her family was always unloving to her. When she confronts her father and never gets an answer, she makes a brave decision: ...
Can he survive long enough to catch a killer?
The murder of retired priest Andrew Irwin begins like any other homicide investigation for sheriff's Investigator John Jordan. But it is soon interrupted by an existential superstorm of apocalyptic proportions that threatens to destroy both John and his family.
Can John catch a killer under such extreme and extraordinary circumstances? Will he live long enough to even be able to try?
The stakes have never been higher, survival never more in question. Don't miss this thrilling ...
Gripping novels of redemption, forgiveness and new beginnings.
Six Sweet Christmas Romance novels in this awesome box set from Amazon's No. 1 Best Selling author, Morris Fenris.
Do you love stories that touch your heart? Then you will love all six romance novels in this box set. All novels are readers' favorites with over 180 5-Star reviews. These have been put together for a short time only for your reading pleasure.
Enjoy these clean and wholesome love stories with enough twists to keep you turning the pages. An inspiring ...
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Pineapple Port Mysteries by Wall Street Journal and USA Today bestselling author Amy Vansant, is a funny, clean and gore-free small-town, female amateur sleuth series, but with all the pulse-pounding excitement of a detective thriller.
Book #1 of the binge-worthy series, Pineapple Lies, is a twisty puzzler... Solve the mystery before you die laughing!
It's bad enough Charlotte Morgan found a body buried in her back yard -- when she discovers the bones belong to the long-missing mom of the hottest guy in town, she knows she's just ...
Do you want to learn Python Programming
Read on your PC, Mac, smart phone, tablet or Kindle device.
Includes 3 manuscripts
Learn Python Programming
In today's Industry, Python Programming is highly recommended for developing Websites. The creator of this programming language was Guido Van Rossum, released first in the year 1991. The multiple supporting programming paradigms made itself unique from other programming languages as it had some outstanding features like unique adaptability, the ability to adopt machine learning, ...
The first two thrillers by Pulitzer nominee Lawrence De Maria that started the Jake Scarne phenomenon.
"IF YOU LIKE HARD-BOILED ACTION, MEMORABLE VILLAINS AND TWISTY PLOTS, THE JAKE SCARNE THRILLERS NEVER DISAPPOINT!" (John Crudele, New York Post); "A LAWRENCE DE MARIA TITLE GIVES YOU MORE BANG FOR YOUR BUCK THAN JUST ABOUT ANYTHING IN THE BOOK MARKETPLACE TODAY." (Florida Weekly); "A MASTER OF THRILLER DIALOGUE." (Washington Independent Review of Books); "WHILE DE MARIA MAY HAVE BEEN AN AWARD-WINNING FINANCIAL REPORTER, HE'S AN ...
Imagine a drug that robs you of free will. Imagine not being able to move a muscle unless commanded to do so. Imagine a conspiracy to weaponize that drug. So begins Ryan Butler's adventure.
Ryan Butler is a discontented lawyer, trapped in a disintegrating marriage and longing for escape. His opportunity comes when an old friend vanishes from work with a quarter of a million dollars and later turns up comatose on a park bench. The money is gone, the police have no clues, and his friend's gorgeous new wife, Alana, needs his ...
Genre: Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
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Read the Amazon Bestseller! A deep treatment of Good versus Evil!
The Stones are the key to everything.
The journey began with Stones (Data), Book One of the Stones Series, a #1 Amazon Thriller. The story continues with Book Two--Stones (Hypothesis).
??? Mikal Ryzaard's plan to bring back Paradise is surging forward.
Drawing on the ancient technology of his Stone and the resources of global powerhouse MX Global, Ryzaard kills and destroys without fear or accountability. With two more Stones under his control, he rules world ...
An evil presence has returned to Snow White's kingdom seeking revenge, but now is focused on her daughter. Desperate, Princess Lillian races against time to uncover who is behind the nefarious attacks. But who can be trusted? Servants to the Crown? Friends? Family? Or the mysterious stranger Alexander who seems to know more about Lillian than seemingly possible? As the conspiracy unravels, answers bring her nearer to the truth -- but also closer to the darkness.
With Alexander's help, Lillian must develop the dormant power within ...
"Frightening suspense and a beautiful love story." - Tea and Book
Private security has never been so risky--or so tempting.
Ex-military security specialist Conlan James avoids commitment like the plague. His job, his Harley, and an occasional one-night stand are all he needs--or so he tells himself. But after he rescues Jess from a tense situation, he can't get the shy, sexy brunette out of his mind. He can teach her self-defense, but can he shield his own scarred heart?
Southern belle Jess Kingston spent eight weeks healing from ...
Set against the turbulent years of the Napoleonic era, Alexandre Dumas's thrilling adventure story is one of the most widely read romantic novels of all time. In it the dashing young hero, Edmond Dantès, is betrayed by his enemies and thrown into a secret dungeon in the Chateau d'If -- doomed to spend his life in a dank prison cell. The story of his long, intolerable years in captivity, his miraculous escape, and his carefully wrought revenge creates a dramatic tale of mystery and intrigue and paints a vision of France -- a ...
Genre: Literature & Fiction
/ Length: 715 Pages (3,257 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jun 3rd, 2020
Don't date your bodyguard.
It was the one rule he had to break.
Maximoff Hale is a force of nature. A ship unwilling to be steered. Headstrong, resilient, and wholly responsible -- the twenty-two-year-old alpha billionaire can handle his unconventional life. By noon, lunch can turn into a mob of screaming fans. By two, his face is all over the internet.
Born into one of the most famous families in the country, his celebrity status began at birth.
He is certified American royalty.
When he's assigned a new 24/7 bodyguard, he ...
"Magical from the very start." -- InD'Tale Reviews
Embark on a journey into magical Medieval Scotland, to a time when the shadowy Picts are in peril of vanishing from the annals of history, and Scotland itself will arise as a nation from the ashes of betrayal.
A Clash of Clans.
From the Borderlands to the Highlands, Scotland's seven kingdoms are in conflict. Struggling to unite the kingdoms altogether, King David seeks an alliance with the fierce, but reclusive mountain Scot, Aidan dun Scoti. But only one woman will tempt ...
An epic, atmospheric story that begins with twenty three genetically superior orphans being groomed to become elite spies in Chicago's Pedemont Orphanage and concludes with a political assassination deep in the Amazon jungle.
The Orphan Factory, a coming-of-age spy thriller novel, is book two in The Orphan Trilogy and a prequel to The Ninth Orphan. Go on another frenetic journey with the ninth-born orphan as he busts out of the clandestine orphanage he knew as home and goes on the run across America.
In the late 1970's, in Chicago, ...
Time is supposed to heal all wounds. I thought it had healed mine when I found myself ready to say "I Do". It all came crashing down the moment I saw Freya Pratt again. After all these years she still affected me like no other. I couldn't deny that she made me feel something I haven't felt since the day she left. She made me feel alive. Now I'm questioning everything about our past and my future.
Breaking Max's heart seemed like a good idea at eighteen. I needed him to forget me and let me go. All these years I'd ...
Jordyn James is broken and can't trust anyone. Her last relationship almost killed her and she hasn't gotten over it. Seeking a fresh start she moves to the city of Atlanta, to be around her family and best friend. With her fresh start comes new opportunities and chances to have some much-needed fun. Not looking for love, love finds her. Micah Bass is the hottest rich kid in Atlanta. Named Atlanta's bachelor of the year, he finds himself wanting to settle down again after going through a terrible divorce. He's ready to trust again ...
Genre: African American
/ Length: 310 Pages (685 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jun 3rd, 2020
Her DNA ensures she has it all. But it won't keep her from losing everything.
After a virus nearly wiped out the human race, the Tier System was built in order to reserve limited resources for the most genetically viable individuals. Though it's been years since the Crisis, the world is still in flux, and members of the Tier system have been conditioned to sacrifice everything for the greater good.
Kate, Eric and their two children are living as ideal citizens in Tier 1, but their world is turned upside down when Eric's commitment ...
THE UNTETHERED is a philosophical techno-thriller that spans the globe, weaving five seemingly unrelated characters into a web of impossible conflict and unlikely friendship. And while they battle against their own internal demons in an attempt to achieve their selfish pursuits, the self-righteous mobs of the world are closing in to stop them.
Juvenile delinquent, Roble Santos, chases his radical vision to build the most controversial aircraft in history---but with the threat of betrayal, prison, and death all ...
Three hundred million years of war. A galaxy littered with ruins - some more dangerous than others. Rising from the ashes, the machine-led Wanderer civilisation searches for answers.
A lone Wanderer craft-lect - a sentient machine intelligence - has found something on an innocuous world it had marked for routine decontamination. Something that may aid it in finally discovering answers about the mysterious entity that started the war, and with the power to stop it.
Has it found a power that even the Ascended Biologicals did not ...
Genre: Teen & Young Adult
/ Length: 387 Pages (3,291 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Jun 3rd, 2020
Forget hard-boiled dicks, fellas... it's hard-boiled chicks in this tough-as-nails anthology featuring a trio of badass leading ladies.
Hard-Boiled Chicks is a collection of the grittiest, edgiest, and darkest mysteries award-winning Julie Smith has to offer.
These stories highlight cold-blooded cop killing and civilian justice gone awry, murder staged as an overdose on New Orleans' streets, and the discovery of a party girl's body in her own gaudy pool. Not for the faint of heart, these hard-as-nails mystery novels chronicle ...
Nearly a century has passed since the last major battle of the Unification War. The ancient skirmish was brief, but devastating. It left behind the shattered fragments of the Solarian Union's Second Fleet, the lifeless hulls of a civilian convoy and countless questions about who or what could have been responsible for such an atrocity. The conflict disrupted the very fabric of space and created the Dead Zone, a hazardous region that may hold the only record of what really happened so long ago.
Deep within the Dead Zone, an ancient ...
When Alida Bernie's husband Stan runs naked through their small Montana hometown, she can no longer keep his dementia a secret. Her adult children arrive to intervene. So does her estranged daughter-in-law, Joli, recently released from prison for abuse of Alida's grandchildren. Alida is horrified when Joli becomes Stan's caregiver in a nursing home. After his death, Alida uncovers his secret life that forces her to question her once-happy marriage. Meanwhile, Joli ingratiates herself back into the family, inflaming Alida's fear of ...
Genre: Family Life
/ Length: 448 Pages (906 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Jun 3rd, 2020
The 2008 football season was one of transition for the Green Bay Packers and their legion of loyal fans. For the first time in seventeen years, the Packers were entering the season without three-time league MVP Brett Favre under center. After a whirlwind summer of rumor and controversy, Packers' management decided traded the thirty-eight-year-old gunslinger to the New York Jets, leaving Packer Backers" worldwide to cope with life after Favre.
Wisconsin native Phil Hanrahan moved from Los Angeles to Green Bay for the 2008 season. ...
/ Length: 353 Pages (5,736 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Jun 3rd, 2020
This classic novel of farmers, outlaws, and forbidden romance beautifully evokes seventeenth-century rural life in England's West Country.
Amidst the social and religious upheaval of seventeenth-century England, the once-noble Doone family has been transformed. Now a notorious clan of outlaws, the Doones show their victims no mercy -- a lesson the yeoman John Ridd learns when they murder his father. Though he longs for revenge, John must continue to provide for his mother and sister. But his life as a respectable, peace-loving ...
Genre: Literature & Fiction
/ Length: 701 Pages (2,790 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Jun 3rd, 2020
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!
After an aircraft accident, a young and talented scholar is reborn!
He saves a dragon and trains it in the Holy Dragon Empire. To his surprise, his dragon can cure disease and even bring people back from death.
With the dragon, Rocky starts a new life. He is no longer a good-for-nothing, but an ambitious martial arts master and spirit manipulator among his generation.
Let's join in their adventure!
If ever she learnt her lesson that you can't rely on the man you love, Lily has certainly been taught.
Escaping to a tropical paradise, she meets an eccentric local woman, Yolanda, to help her rebuild her life so she can forget about getting her heart decimated by Richard Hayden-Quik, once again.
But things are never that simple and to her surprise, her tricky bastard ex-husband wants her back and is willing to do all most anything so they can be a family.
Is it possible to trust someone who constantly breaks your heart and ...